Nokia Lumia 1520 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Top 26 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 1520

Compared to Samsung Galaxy Note 3

anonymous
1058
Modestly more battery power
3400 mAh
vs
3200 mAh
6.25% more battery power
anonymous
507
Distinctly more megapixels (photo)
20 MP
vs
13 MP
1.54x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
464
A bit bigger screen size
6 "
vs
5.7 "
5.26% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
312
Every pixel has three subpixels
Yes
vs
No
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
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273
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.
anonymous
150
Has a two-stage shutter
Yes
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No
A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
anonymous
147
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.
anonymous
145
Wireless charging
Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
anonymous
135
Has a dedicated camera button
Yes
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No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
129
Has a radio
Yes
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No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
107
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Yes
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No
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
anonymous
69
Noticeably more microphone(s)
4
vs
2
2 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
67
Significantly higher maximum light sensitivity
3200 ISO
vs
1000 ISO
3.20x higher maximum light sensitivity. With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
anonymous
56
Has manual shutter speed
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
anonymous
56
Shoots raw
Yes
vs
No
A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
anonymous
32
Notably shorter minimum focal length
26 mm
vs
31 mm
5 mm shorter minimum focal length. A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
Florence Collins
6
Has driving mode option
Yes
vs
No
The phone can detect when you are in the car and will block incoming calls / texts, and even send an auto reply to say that you are driving.
Nidal Arabi
6
Better build quality
Yes
vs
No
Good quality
Alan Starc
5
Camera has carl zeiss lens
Yes
vs
No
Carl Zeiss Lens is used in Sniper Rifles and that technology is given in Nokia phone cameras only.
Davide Donati
4
Windows phone 8 è famoso per multimedia
Yes
vs
No
Windows phone offre un notevole comfort nella fluidita di sistema e nell browser web
Nidal Arabi
4
The operating system is more stable
Yes
vs
No
Usman Mubashir
1
Has HAAC audio
Yes
vs
No
Gives great sound to video capturing
Asangansi Edet
-1
Has LCD3 Display
Yes
vs
No
The LCD3 display in the HTC Droid DNA has much more balanced colour saturation compared to the IPS display in the N7
Navneet Agarwal
-1
Stronger
Yes
vs
No
Nidal Arabi
-4
Has PureView Technology
Yes
vs
No
Award-winning PureView technology, Carl Zeiss optics and six physical lenses. The Nokia Lumia 925 lets you capture the great moments, day or night.
Windows Phone 8.1
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Windows Phone 8.1
Anna Maria Priolo
41
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
anonymous
16
Has a child lock
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Juan Damian Sanchez Gallardo
7
Gps
Yes
vs
No
Here Maps y Here Drive, son gps 100% Gratis muy utiles y faciles de usar
Club Dragon Ball Z
4
Cuenta con XBox
Yes
vs
No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
Club Dragon Ball Z
0
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

Nokia Lumia 1520 is better than Samsung Galaxy Note 3 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 37 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Compared to Nokia Lumia 1520

anonymous
822
A tad faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.3 GHz
vs
4 x 2.2 GHz
4.55% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
661
A bit higher pixel density
388 ppi
vs
368 ppi
5.43% higher pixel density
anonymous
620
More RAM memory
3 GB
vs
2 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
275
Significantly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
2 MP
vs
1.2 MP
1.67x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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241
Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
139
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
2.2
vs
2.4
Wider aperture at minimum focal length. This is the widest aperture available at the minimum focal length. With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
anonymous
137
Measurably better video recording quality
2160 x 30 fps
vs
1080 x 30 fps
2x better video recording quality
anonymous
90
Somewhat thinner
8.3 mm
vs
8.7 mm
0.40 mm thinner
anonymous
80
Lighter
168 g
vs
209 g
41 g lighter
anonymous
40
Supports slow motion video recording
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
27
Substantially longer maximum focal length
31 mm
vs
26 mm
5 mm longer maximum focal length. A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
Oscar Terence
24
Has 4k video recording
Yes
vs
No
Can record really high definiton films.
Aiden Richardson
13
Has a stylus
Yes
vs
No
A stylus lets you draw on the screen and take notes like with a pen
Aamir Jamal
9
Has USB 3.0 support
Yes
vs
No
Supports USB 3.0, with faster data transfer speeds than traditional USB 2.0.
Ivan Sandev
4
Better design
Yes
vs
No
It has a better design, it feels like a leather in hand.
Jingjing Tam
2
Has a processor dedicated to fitness app
Yes
vs
No
Better for those who like sports
Ankit Meena
2
3gb Ram 5.7 display
Yes
vs
No
More RAM more smoothness, Big Display Big Fun
Naseebullah Ibrahimi
1
Play live TV
Yes
vs
No
Galaxy note 3 can play flash video or TV but iphone 5s could't
Ahmed Hissan
1
Xperia is lighter
Yes
vs
No
Xperia z2 is 163 grams
Roberto Jayare Cortez
1
Supports S note
Yes
vs
No
S note is installed on note 8
Lucas Gonçalves
-2
Apps
Yes
vs
No
Pode-se usar até 2 ou mais aplicativos simultaneamente,sem trava o resposta lenta
Lucas Gonçalves
-5
Processamento
Yes
vs
No
É mais rápido em tempo de resposta,no qual suporta qualquer aplicativo da play store
Oscar Terence
-6
It has a faux leather back
Yes
vs
No
It is practical, stylish and easy to grip.
Daniel Rahmatcipta
-7
Has S View Cover option
Yes
vs
No
You can see the latest notification through the window
Roberto Jayare Cortez
-22
Many cool features
Yes
vs
No
Features!
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Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 14 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
anonymous
158
Supports 4K resolution
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
132
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
124
The browser has word wrap
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
anonymous
96
Significantly more apps available
1000000
vs
165000
6.06x more apps available
Christalyn Britton
20
Vastly Customizable
Yes
vs
No
Launchers are available for android devices that allow full customization of the home screen and pretty much anything else. The widgets also add some more customisation.
Florence Collins
16
"Find my phone" voice command
Yes
vs
No
You can ask Google Now to find your phone when you have misplaced it nearby, and the phone will ring loudly so that you can find it.
Ramin G. Far
14
Different virtual keyboards can be installed
Yes
vs
No
Android allows to easily change the software keyboards and the Play Store offers keyboards from many vendors.
Pavide Darenti
13
Has smart caller ID
Yes
vs
No
Whenever you get a call from a phone number not in your contacts, your phone will look for matches from businesses with a local listing on Google Maps.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
11
Has an immersive mode
Yes
vs
No
Hides everything except the app you're using.
Aiden Richardson
11
Sharing menu
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Pavide Darenti
9
Has "OK Google" voice command feature
Yes
vs
No
When saying 'Ok Google' it will activate voice control.
Pavide Darenti
7
Has Chromecast support
Yes
vs
No
With your Android device and a Chromecast, you can enjoy your favorite online entertainment, from Netflix, YouTube, Hulu Plus, and Google Play on your HDTV.
Eran Machlev
7
Is open source software
Yes
vs
No
Open Source Software makes the world a better place.
Sudeep Ramachandran
1
Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
vs
No
Maty Sanchez
0
PlayStation Mobile Certified
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
Sabrina Falcone
0
Yes
Yes
vs
No
Is apple really still in business?
Sadiah Latip
0
Better Performance
Yes
vs
No
Canon has got user friendly UI n better performance....
Florence Collins
-2
Supports Square credit card reader
Yes
vs
No
This smartphone attachment from Square means that you can receive credit card payments using your device. It can be useful for small businesses etc, so you don't miss out on sales if customers aren't carrying cash.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-4
Has Cloud Print feature
Yes
vs
No
You can print docs easily from your phone or tablet.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-9
Has step counter built-in
Yes
vs
No
When you use fitness apps like Moves on nexus 5, the phone acts as a pedometer to count steps. Android 4.4 and updated hardware make this a more battery-friendly way to measure your activity.
Shaun Da Rocha
-9
Cyanogenmod ready
Yes
vs
No
With Cyanogenmod, customize your phone's or tablet's interface in any way imaginable. Just go to Cyanogenmod's website, get the installer, and follow the simple steps to get your device truly open-source.
Vivia Marcela Mina Leon
-9
Motorola g
Yes
vs
No
Nokia lumia 720
Johannes Schwaben
-18
CANVAS 2 HAS IPS SCREEN AND WIN PRO HAS CAPACITIVE SCREEN
Yes
vs
No
Steffan Wood
-19
Lenses the
Yes
vs
No
The lesne in the oppi n1 is bigger and longer which means it better at macro photograph than Samsung 1cm software
Ramin G. Far
-22
Best Facebook Messenger app with chat heads
Yes
vs
No
The Android Facebook Messenger app has an intuitive and fast interface with so called chat heads lying above other apps (in contrast to the Facebook Messenger app of other OSes).

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is better than Nokia Lumia 1520 because...

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