Nokia Lumia 520 vs Apple iPhone 4 32GB

Top 37 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 520

Compared to Apple iPhone 4 32GB

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Slightly more battery power
Comment
1430 mAh
vs
1418 mAh
0.85% more battery power
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2265
Noticeably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1 GHz
vs
1 x 0.8 GHz
2.50x faster CPU clock speed
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1524
Bigger screen size
Comment
4 "
vs
3.5 "
14.29% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1085
Has an external memory slot
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
anonymous
759
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
693
A bit lighter
Comment
124 g
vs
137 g
13 g lighter
anonymous
583
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
anonymous
560
Has USB mass storage support
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
anonymous
556
Notably faster downloads
Comment
21 MBits/s
vs
7.2 MBits/s
2.92x faster downloads
anonymous
481
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
453
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
332
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Comment
2.4
vs
2.8
Wider aperture at 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
325
Has a two-stage shutter
Comment
Yes
vs
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
225
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
208
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
2.1
Newer Bluetooth version
anonymous
198
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
160
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
anonymous
107
Considerably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.77 W/kg
vs
1.17 W/kg
0.40 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
80
Has touch autofocus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
anonymous
73
Has manual white balance
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
23
Glove friendly touchscreen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
Garret Hall
9
Has a AMOLED Display
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Deeper blacks and Brighter Whites, The display literaly disappears, you wont be able to distinguish the screen from the bezel
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
7
Very low cost
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
4
Better at low light photos
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Significantly better at low light places (not using the flash)
Ravindu Udawatta
2
Has a proximity sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Ravindu Udawatta
1
Has a light sensor. can use auto brightness
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Some nokia phones do not have a light sensor or a proximity sensor(630)
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Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 8 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
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342
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
279
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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227
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
217
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Rupal Totale
17
Has a btter touch
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Vincent Wansink
14
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
9
Has an Xbox Music Artist Background
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It will makes your Music Player become more beautifull

Nokia Lumia 520 is better than Apple iPhone 4 32GB because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 17 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 4 32GB

Compared to Nokia Lumia 520

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1904
Amply higher pixel density
Comment
326 ppi
vs
233 ppi
39.91% higher pixel density
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1332
Appreciably higher resolution
Comment
960x640 px
vs
800x480 px
1.60x higher resolution
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594
Somewhat thinner
Comment
9.3 mm
vs
9.9 mm
0.60 mm thinner
anonymous
526
Vastly more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
8 GB
24 GB more internal storage
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253
Has a BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
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178
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
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154
Significantly narrower
Comment
58.6 mm
vs
64 mm
5.40 mm narrower
anonymous
125
Has a flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
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112
Has a gyroscope
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
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105
Has a front camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
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95
Somewhat shorter
Comment
115.2 mm
vs
119.9 mm
4.70 mm shorter
anonymous
55
Has AirPlay
Comment
Yes
vs
No
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
anonymous
54
Has a compass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
anonymous
9
Lots less body volume
Comment
60.6 cm³
vs
76 cm³
25.41% less body volume
iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for iOS 7.0
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259
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
125
Substantially more apps available
Comment
1000000
vs
300000
3.33x more apps available
anonymous
24
Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Apple iPhone 4 32GB is better than Nokia Lumia 520 because...

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No

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