Nokia Lumia 520 vs BlackBerry Z10

Top 20 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 520

Compared to BlackBerry Z10

anonymous
154
Has a two-stage shutter
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
131
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
107
Has an IPS screen
Yes
vs
No
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
anonymous
86
Somewhat lighter
124 g
vs
137 g
13 g lighter
anonymous
80
Has manual exposure
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
56
Sizably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.77 W/kg
vs
1.07 W/kg
0.30 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.
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
10
Glove friendly touchscreen
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
Emiliano Castillo Bernabe
3
Xbox Live
Yes
vs
No
The online service has more than 300,000 servers to play online around the world
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
2
Better at low light photos
Yes
vs
No
Significantly better at low light places (not using the flash)
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
2
Has gorilla glass
Yes
vs
No
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
0
Very low cost
Yes
vs
No
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
0
Windows Phone Only apps
Yes
vs
No
Apps like Here Drive and Photosynth are impossible to be replaced by any android app.
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
0
Way Better Camera
Yes
vs
No
Nokia Lumia 520's camera is way faster and with better image quality
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
0
Less or virtually no virus
Yes
vs
No
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.
Ishaan Ahmed
-3
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Longer battery life
anonymous
-350
Somewhat narrower
64 mm
vs
65.6 mm
1.60 mm narrower
anonymous
-361
A shade less body volume
76 cm³
vs
77.22 cm³
1.61% less body volume
anonymous
-395
Shorter
119.9 mm
vs
130 mm
10.10 mm shorter
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
anonymous
198
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.
anonymous
96
Reasonably more apps available
165000
vs
120000
37.50% more apps available
Anna Maria Priolo
42
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
anonymous
38
Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Juan Damian Sanchez Gallardo
8
Gps
Yes
vs
No
Here Maps y Here Drive, son gps 100% Gratis muy utiles y faciles de usar
Club Dragon Ball Z
5
Cuenta con XBox
Yes
vs
No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
Club Dragon Ball Z
1
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 520 is better than BlackBerry Z10 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 32 Reasons for the

BlackBerry Z10

Compared to Nokia Lumia 520

anonymous
1081
A lot more battery power
1800 mAh
vs
1430 mAh
25.87% more battery power
anonymous
844
Noticeably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.5 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
1.50x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
678
Distinctly higher pixel density
356 ppi
vs
233 ppi
1.53x higher pixel density
anonymous
633
Significantly more RAM memory
2 GB
vs
0.5 GB
1.50 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
579
Considerably higher resolution
1280x768 px
vs
800x480 px
2.56x higher resolution
anonymous
520
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
476
A little bigger screen size
4.2 "
vs
4 "
5% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
203
Has NFC
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
anonymous
188
Is DLNA certified
Yes
vs
No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
anonymous
154
Notably more internal storage
16 GB
vs
8 GB
8 GB more internal storage
anonymous
144
Clearly better video recording quality
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
anonymous
144
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
96
A little thinner
9 mm
vs
9.9 mm
0.90 mm thinner
anonymous
93
Has a BSI sensor
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.
anonymous
66
Has a HDMI output
Yes
vs
No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
anonymous
65
Has a flash
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
anonymous
57
Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
55
Has a gyroscope
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.
anonymous
53
Has a front camera
Yes
vs
No
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
anonymous
27
Has a compass
Yes
vs
No
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Kevin Lawson
3
Suports Adobe flash
Yes
vs
No
You can turn this feature on or off just go too switch it on at browser's Settings > Display and Actions.
Kevin Lawson
3
Blackberry protect
Yes
vs
No
You can locate your device using the Blackberry Protect website ,then from there you can wipe it, send a message to it, sent a tone to it or even find it by GPS ,it's a really cool feature and it's free :)
Kevin Lawson
3
Multicolored Led flash ( LED notification colors)
Yes
vs
No
Different statuses indicated with different colors,you can also get apps that will let you mix and match the colors , so depending on who's calling , like red/green could be your mom while purple/orange could be work calling and on and on
Kevin Lawson
2
Has a built-in HDR mode plus geotag
Yes
vs
No
Add your GPS location to your phone plus you can turn it on or off , same goes for [url] swipe from the top when in your in camera mode and select setting
Kevin Lawson
1
Put your contact details on your lock screen
Yes
vs
No
By going to Settings > Display, you can add your name or whatever so if someone finds you phone they know how to get a hold of you
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BlackBerry 10
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for BlackBerry 10
anonymous
133
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
Florence Collins
6
You can sideload Android apps
Yes
vs
No
With BlackBerry OS you can sideload apps created for Android.
Alvin Satya Setiawan Ⓥ
2
It supports square format camera
Yes
vs
No
It can shot 4:3 square photos

BlackBerry Z10 is better than Nokia Lumia 520 because...

Yes
vs
No

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