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Nokia Lumia 521 vs Nokia Lumia 920

Top Ten Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 521

Compared to Nokia Lumia 920

anonymous
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Has an external memory slot
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Yes
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No
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.
anonymous
479
Has a removable battery
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Yes
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No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
333
Significantly lighter
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124 g
vs
185 g
61 g lighter
anonymous
321
Modestly thinner
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9.9 mm
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10.7 mm
0.80 mm thinner
anonymous
89
Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
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0.77 W/kg
vs
1.08 W/kg
0.31 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.
anonymous
41
Way longer maximum focal length
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28 mm
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26 mm
2 mm longer maximum focal length. A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
Jeb Eldridge
2
Advanced Touchscreen Technologies
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Yes
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No
Patented touchscreen technologies work even with gloves on.
Ashutosh Sinh
0
Supports 4g
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Yes
vs
No
The HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g
anonymous
-114
Explicitly narrower
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64 mm
vs
70.8 mm
6.80 mm narrower
anonymous
-180
A lot less body volume
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75.7 cm³
vs
98.71 cm³
30.40% less body volume
anonymous
-194
A shade shorter
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124 mm
vs
130.3 mm
6.30 mm shorter

Nokia Lumia 521 is better than Nokia Lumia 920 because...

Yes
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No

Top 46 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 920

Compared to Nokia Lumia 521

anonymous
1961
Amply more battery power
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2000 mAh
vs
1430 mAh
39.86% more battery power
anonymous
1514
Distinctly faster CPU clock speed
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2 x 1.5 GHz
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2 x 1 GHz
1.50x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1244
Plenty higher pixel density
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332 ppi
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233 ppi
42.49% higher pixel density
anonymous
1094
A lot more RAM memory
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1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
962
Bigger screen size
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4.5 "
vs
4 "
12.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
903
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
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8.7 MP
vs
5 MP
1.74x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
900
Substantially higher resolution
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1280x768 px
vs
800x480 px
2.56x higher resolution
anonymous
574
Has branded damage resistant glass
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Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
anonymous
483
Has built-in optical image stabilization
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Yes
vs
No
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect vibrations of the camera. The lens and / or sensor move in response, adjusting the optical path. This ensures that any motion is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
anonymous
465
Has stereo speakers
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Yes
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No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
anonymous
406
Substantially faster downloads
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100 MBits/s
vs
21.1 MBits/s
4.74x faster downloads
anonymous
332
Has NFC
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Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
anonymous
325
Appreciably more internal storage
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32 GB
vs
8 GB
24 GB more internal storage
anonymous
315
Wireless charging
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Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
anonymous
315
Is DLNA certified
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Yes
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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
301
Has a dedicated camera button
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Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
296
Clearly better video recording quality
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1080 x 30 fps
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720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
anonymous
267
Has an IPS screen
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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
239
Has a two-stage shutter
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Yes
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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
216
Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
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Yes
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No
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
anonymous
215
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Reply
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
214
Has a brand lens
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Yes
vs
No
The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.
anonymous
174
Has a BSI sensor
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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
158
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
153
Has manual exposure
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Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
143
Newer Bluetooth version
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4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
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anonymous
60
Has integrated graphics
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Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
anonymous
39
Has integrated LTE
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Yes
vs
No
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
Qualcomm Krait
Yes
vs
No
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anonymous
55
Has dynamic frequency scaling
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Yes
vs
No
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
anonymous
41
Has NX bit
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Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
40
Has TrustZone
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Yes
vs
No
A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).
anonymous
39
Has out-of-order execution
Reply
Yes
vs
No
Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
anonymous
39
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Reply
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

Nokia Lumia 920 is better than Nokia Lumia 521 because...

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No

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