HTC 8S vs Nokia Asha 311

Top 41 Reasons for the

HTC 8S

Compared to Nokia Asha 311

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2744
Significantly more battery power
Comment
1700 mAh
vs
1110 mAh
1.53x more battery power
anonymous
2192
Considerably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1 GHz
vs
1 x 1 GHz
2x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1851
Substantially higher pixel density
Comment
233 ppi
vs
155 ppi
1.50x higher pixel density
anonymous
1470
Plenty bigger screen size
Comment
4 "
vs
3 "
33.33% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1402
Significantly more RAM memory
Comment
0.5 GB
vs
0.125 GB
0.38 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1336
Notably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
5 MP
vs
3.15 MP
1.59x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1292
Vastly higher resolution
Comment
800x400 px
vs
400x240 px
3.33x higher resolution
anonymous
840
Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
anonymous
564
Way thinner
Comment
10.3 mm
vs
12.9 mm
2.60 mm thinner
anonymous
544
Has USB mass storage support
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
anonymous
503
Substantially more internal storage
Comment
4 GB
vs
0.017 GB
3.98 GB more internal storage
anonymous
411
Significantly better video recording quality
Comment
720 x 30 fps
vs
480 x 25 fps
1.80x better video recording quality
anonymous
202
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
3.1
vs
2.1
Newer Bluetooth version
anonymous
122
Has a flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
anonymous
115
Distinctly lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
0.64 W/kg
vs
0.79 W/kg
0.15 W/kg lower SAR for body (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
anonymous
106
Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.72 W/kg
vs
1.09 W/kg
0.37 W/kg lower SAR for head (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
anonymous
38
Has GPS
Comment
Yes
vs
No
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
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anonymous
340
Supports widgets
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
anonymous
268
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
218
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
anonymous
205
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
112
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
110
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
84
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
anonymous
76
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
76
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
anonymous
65
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
anonymous
45
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
anonymous
44
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
39
Can be used as a WiFi hot spot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
anonymous
33
Supports video chat
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
32
Has free navigation software
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Free navigation software with free map data and updates included, no need to buy an dedicated navigation device.
anonymous
32
Has free syncing OTA
Comment
Yes
vs
No
All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
anonymous
32
Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
31
Has a search browser
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
anonymous
31
Copy and paste features in web browser
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
31
Can be updated over-the-air
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer
Rupal Totale
14
Has a btter touch
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Vincent Wansink
13
Is a drive in file explorer when plugged into PC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When you plug your phone into the PC using USB it shows up as a drive in file explorer so you can easily copy files to and from the phone without needing to use an app like iTunes.
Josua Hutapea
10
Has Metro UI
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Metro UI is a Windows Phone 8 UI which offer us "rectangles theme" who other OS doesn't have it.
Josua Hutapea
8
Has an Xbox Music Artist Background
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It will makes your Music Player become more beautifull

HTC 8S is better than Nokia Asha 311 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Ten Reasons for the

Nokia Asha 311

Compared to HTC 8S

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735
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
663
Lighter
Comment
95 g
vs
113 g
18 g lighter
anonymous
457
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
208
Noticeably more microphone(s)
Comment
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
126
Substantially narrower
Comment
52 mm
vs
63 mm
11 mm narrower
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68
Way shorter
Comment
106 mm
vs
120.5 mm
14.50 mm shorter
Sophia Natalie
6
Has gorilla glass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Chiran Kanchana
4
Samsung galaxy s4
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Chiran Kanchana
1
Sony experia v
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Sony experia l
anonymous
-6
Somewhat less body volume
Comment
76 cm³
vs
78.19 cm³
2.88% less body volume

Nokia Asha 311 is better than HTC 8S because...

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vs
No

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