Comparing HTC 8X vs Nokia Lumia 521

1. HTC 8X

20 Reasons why HTC 8X is better

Comparing HTC 8X vs Nokia Lumia 521

1.Lots more battery power
1800mAhvs 1430mAh (Nokia Lumia 521)
2.Significantly faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.5GHzvs 2 x 1GHz (Nokia Lumia 521)
3.Significantly higher pixel density
342ppivs 233ppi (Nokia Lumia 521)
4.Modestly bigger screen size
4.3"vs 4" (Nokia Lumia 521)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Vastly more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Nokia Lumia 521)
6.A lot more RAM memory
1GBvs 0.5GB (Nokia Lumia 521)
7.Appreciably higher resolution
720 x 1,280pxvs 480 x 800px (Nokia Lumia 521)
8.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
9.Explicitly more internal storage
16GBvs 8GB (Nokia Lumia 521)
10.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
11.Sizably faster downloads
100MBits/svs 21.1MBits/s (Nokia Lumia 521)
12.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
13.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
14.Vastly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Nokia Lumia 521)
15.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
16.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
17.Distinctly faster uploads
50MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Nokia Lumia 521)
18.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
19.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
20.Much louder speaker phone
as per [url] reviews, it is the loudest speakerphone out there
HTC 8X specs
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2. Nokia Lumia 521

15 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 521 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 521 vs HTC 8X

1.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (HTC 8X)
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.
124gvs 130g (HTC 8X)
3.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (HTC 8X)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
9.9mmvs 10.1mm (HTC 8X)
64mmvs 66.2mm (HTC 8X)
124mmvs 132.3mm (HTC 8X)
7.Vastly newer Bluetooth version
3vs 2.1 (HTC 8X)
8.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (HTC 8X)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
9.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (HTC 8X)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
10.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (HTC 8X)
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.
11.Measurably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.77W/kgvs 0.78W/kg (HTC 8X)
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.
12.Notably less body volume
75.7cm³vs 88.4cm³ (HTC 8X)
13.Can create panoramas in-camera
Yesvs No (HTC 8X)
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
14.Advanced Touchscreen Technologies
Patented touchscreen technologies work even with gloves on.
15.Supports 4g
the HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g
Nokia Lumia 521
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