HTC 8S vs Nokia Asha 311

Top 40 Reasons for the

HTC 8S

Compared to Nokia Asha 311

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Significantly more battery power
1700 mAh
vs
1110 mAh
1.53x more battery power
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854
Significantly faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1 GHz
vs
1 x 1 GHz
2x faster CPU clock speed
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685
Notably higher pixel density
233 ppi
vs
155 ppi
1.50x higher pixel density
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639
Distinctly more RAM memory
0.5 GB
vs
0.125 GB
0.38 GB more RAM memory
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Significantly higher resolution
800x400 px
vs
400x240 px
3.33x higher resolution
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533
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
5 MP
vs
3.15 MP
1.59x more megapixels (photo)
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Plenty bigger screen size
4 "
vs
3 "
33.33% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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349
Has branded damage resistant glass
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.
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199
Has USB mass storage support
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
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157
Substantially more internal storage
4 GB
vs
0.017 GB
3.98 GB more internal storage
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147
Appreciably better video recording quality
720 x 30 fps
vs
480 x 25 fps
1.80x better video recording quality
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98
Way thinner
10.3 mm
vs
12.9 mm
2.60 mm thinner
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75
Newer Bluetooth version
3.1
vs
2.1
Newer Bluetooth version
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65
Has a flash
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
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64
Significantly lower SAR for body (USA)
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.
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55
Distinctly lower SAR for head (USA)
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.
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27
Has GPS
Yes
vs
No
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 23 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
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Supports widgets
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.
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94
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Yes
vs
No
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53
Has NFC
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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42
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
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38
Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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38
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
vs
No
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31
Can be used as a WiFi hot spot
Yes
vs
No
With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
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31
Can create panoramas in-camera
Yes
vs
No
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
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27
Has free navigation software
Yes
vs
No
Free navigation software with free map data and updates included, no need to buy an dedicated navigation device.
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27
Has free syncing OTA
Yes
vs
No
All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
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26
Direct updates by OS vendor
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.
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25
Can be updated over-the-air
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer
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23
Has a search browser
Yes
vs
No
With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
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23
Copy and paste features in web browser
Yes
vs
No
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21
Has a child lock
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
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21
Supports video chat
Yes
vs
No
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20
Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device
Yes
vs
No
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18
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Yes
vs
No
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11
Has turn by turn directions
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Juan Damian Sanchez Gallardo
9
Gps
Yes
vs
No
Here Maps y Here Drive, son gps 100% Gratis muy utiles y faciles de usar
Club Dragon Ball Z
6
Cuenta con XBox
Yes
vs
No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
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2
Mejor Menu de Aplicasiones
Yes
vs
No
Todas las aplicaciones estan cuidadosamente ordenadas alfabéticamente, lo que permite mas rapidez de cambio entre una aplicacion a otra
Vincent Wansink
2
Is a drive in file explorer when plugged into PC
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.

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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250
Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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152
Has a brand lens
Yes
vs
No
The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.
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132
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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90
Lighter
95 g
vs
113 g
18 g lighter
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76
Explicitly more microphone(s)
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
Sophia Natalie
2
Has gorilla glass
Yes
vs
No
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1
Sony experia v
Yes
vs
No
Sony experia l
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Substantially narrower
52 mm
vs
63 mm
11 mm narrower
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-360
A little less body volume
76 cm³
vs
78.19 cm³
2.88% less body volume
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-393
Reasonably shorter
106 mm
vs
120.5 mm
14.50 mm shorter

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

Yes
vs
No

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