Nokia Lumia 520 vs Samsung Galaxy Trend II

Top 39 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 520

Compared to Samsung Galaxy Trend II

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Vastly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
5 MP
vs
3 MP
1.67x more megapixels (photo)
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A little bit lighter
Comment
124 g
vs
127.6 g
3.60 g lighter
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652
Thinner
Comment
9.9 mm
vs
11.35 mm
1.45 mm thinner
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Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
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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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Substantially faster downloads
Comment
21 MBits/s
vs
7.2 MBits/s
2.92x faster downloads
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Notably more internal storage
Comment
8 GB
vs
0 GB
8 GB more internal storage
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Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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Significantly better video recording quality
Comment
720 x 30 fps
vs
480 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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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.
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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.
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Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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Significantly more microphone(s)
Comment
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
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Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
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Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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A bit shorter
Comment
119.9 mm
vs
121.49 mm
1.59 mm shorter
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Has touch autofocus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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79
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.
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Has GPS
Comment
Yes
vs
No
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
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Less body volume
Comment
76 cm³
vs
86.91 cm³
14.36% less body volume
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23
Glove friendly touchscreen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
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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
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7
Very low cost
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)
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4
Better at low light photos
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Significantly better at low light places (not using the flash)
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Yes
vs
No
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Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
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Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
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Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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18
Has a btter touch
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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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 Samsung Galaxy Trend II because...

Yes
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No

Top Nine Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy Trend II

Compared to Nokia Lumia 520

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Modestly more battery power
Comment
1500 mAh
vs
1430 mAh
4.90% more battery power
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Faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1.2 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
20% faster CPU clock speed
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A tad narrower
Comment
63.03 mm
vs
64 mm
0.97 mm narrower
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Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.51 W/kg
vs
0.77 W/kg
0.26 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.
Daxa Solanki
18
Better design
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It has a better design, it feels like a leather in hand.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
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The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
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Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Samsung Galaxy Trend II is better than Nokia Lumia 520 because...

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