Comparing LG Optimus L9 vs Nokia Lumia 521

1. LG Optimus L9

24 Reasons why LG Optimus L9 is better

Comparing LG Optimus L9 vs Nokia Lumia 521

1.Clearly more battery power
2150mAhvs 1430mAh (Nokia Lumia 521)
2.Marginally higher pixel density
245ppivs 233ppi (Nokia Lumia 521)
3.Bigger screen size
4.7"vs 4" (Nokia Lumia 521)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Way more RAM memory
1GBvs 0.5GB (Nokia Lumia 521)
5.Sizably higher resolution
960 x 540pxvs 480 x 800px (Nokia Lumia 521)
6.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.
9.1mmvs 9.9mm (Nokia Lumia 521)
8.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
9.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.
10.Measurably better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Nokia Lumia 521)
11.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
12.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
13.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
14.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
15.Plays Adobe Flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
16.Appreciably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.28W/kgvs 0.77W/kg (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
17.Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
High end look with a classy silver finish in the corner.
19.Quick translator
just scan a sentence to translate it
20.Has an IPS screen
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.
21.Cama ra de 8 mega pixeles
22.Support for multi window
Has QSlide, Lg's native app which can run some specific applications in multiple windows
23.Android, so more apps
Android market has 1,000,000 apps available as on July 2013
24.Mass storage can be enabled
Transferring from PC to Phone is easy and requires no additonal software
LG Optimus L9
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2. Nokia Lumia 521

35 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 521 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 521 vs LG Optimus L9

124gvs 125g (LG Optimus L9)
2.Substantially more internal storage
8GBvs 4GB (LG Optimus L9)
3.Sizably faster downloads
21.1MBits/svs 21MBits/s (LG Optimus L9)
4.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (LG Optimus L9)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
64mmvs 68.2mm (LG Optimus L9)
124mmvs 131.9mm (LG Optimus L9)
7.Explicitly more microphone(s)
2vs 1 (LG Optimus L9)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
8.Noticeably smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 45nm (LG Optimus L9)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
9.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (LG Optimus L9)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
10.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (LG Optimus L9)
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.Explicitly less body volume
75.7cm³vs 81.86cm³ (LG Optimus L9)
12.Advanced Touchscreen Technologies
Patented touchscreen technologies work even with gloves on.
13.Supports 4g
the HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (LG Optimus L9)
Nokia Lumia 521
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