Nokia Lumia 520 vs Nokia Lumia 521

Top 17 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 520

Compared to Nokia Lumia 521

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
424
Has an IPS screen
Comment
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
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
3
Newer Bluetooth version
anonymous
198
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
95
A shade shorter
Comment
119.9 mm
vs
124 mm
4.10 mm shorter
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)
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
1
Less or virtually no virus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.
Taha Amin
1
Normal size
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Has a average size and not abnormally large as 1320 like a tablet
Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
1
Way Better Camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Nokia Lumia 520's camera is way faster and with better image quality
Ishaan Ahmed
-1
Windows Phone 8
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Longer battery life

Nokia Lumia 520 is better than Nokia Lumia 521 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Five Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 521

Compared to Nokia Lumia 520

anonymous
556
Marginally faster downloads
Comment
21.1 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
0.48% faster downloads
anonymous
54
Has a compass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Jeb Eldridge
9
Advanced Touchscreen Technologies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Patented touchscreen technologies work even with gloves on.
anonymous
9
Somewhat less body volume
Comment
75.7 cm³
vs
76 cm³
0.40% less body volume
Ashutosh Sinh
1
Supports 4g
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g

Nokia Lumia 521 is better than Nokia Lumia 520 because...

Yes
vs
No

Compare with other products

x
Join