Nokia Lumia 720 vs Samsung Galaxy S Duos

Top 37 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 720

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S Duos

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Much more battery power
2000 mAh
vs
1500 mAh
33.33% more battery power
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Significantly faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1 GHz
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1 x 1 GHz
2x faster CPU clock speed
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Notably more megapixels (photo)
6.7 MP
vs
5 MP
34% more megapixels (photo)
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A bit bigger screen size
4.3 "
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4 "
7.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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Has branded damage resistant glass
Yes
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No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
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Explicitly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.3 MP
vs
0.3 MP
4.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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Direct updates by OS vendor
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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Distinctly faster downloads
21.1 MBits/s
vs
7.2 MBits/s
2.93x faster downloads
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Has a two-stage shutter
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.
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Wireless charging
Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
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Significantly more internal storage
8 GB
vs
4 GB
4 GB more internal storage
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Has a brand lens
Yes
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No
The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.
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Explicitly better video recording quality
720 x 30 fps
vs
480 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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Has a dedicated camera button
Yes
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No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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Has a flash w/ dual-LEDs
Yes
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No
Two LEDs are brighter than flashes with just one LED.
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Thinner
9 mm
vs
10.5 mm
1.50 mm thinner
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Has a BSI sensor
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.
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Appreciably smaller semiconductor size
28 nm
vs
45 nm
17 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
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Explicitly more microphone(s)
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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Has a video light
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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Has touch autofocus
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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Has manual white balance
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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Can create panoramas in-camera
Yes
vs
No
It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
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11
Glove friendly touchscreen
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
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Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 8 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
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42
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
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Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
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No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
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No
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Has a child lock
Yes
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No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
Juan Damian Sanchez Gallardo
9
Gps
Yes
vs
No
Here Maps y Here Drive, son gps 100% Gratis muy utiles y faciles de usar
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6
Cuenta con XBox
Yes
vs
No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
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2
Mejor Menu de Aplicasiones
Yes
vs
No
Todas las aplicaciones estan cuidadosamente ordenadas alfabéticamente, lo que permite mas rapidez de cambio entre una aplicacion a otra
Vincent Wansink
2
Is a drive in file explorer when plugged into PC
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.

Nokia Lumia 720 is better than Samsung Galaxy S Duos because...

Yes
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No

Top 15 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S Duos

Compared to Nokia Lumia 720

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Somewhat higher pixel density
233 ppi
vs
217 ppi
7.37% higher pixel density
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More RAM memory
0.768 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.27 GB more RAM memory
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Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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A tad lighter
120 g
vs
128 g
8 g lighter
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Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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Notably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.27 W/kg
vs
1.24 W/kg
0.97 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.
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Supports two SIM cards
Yes
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No
A dual SIM mobile phone can work with two SIM cards at the same time.
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Vastly lower SAR for head (EU)
0.47 W/kg
vs
0.76 W/kg
0.29 W/kg lower SAR for head (EU). 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 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
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Plenty narrower
63.1 mm
vs
67.5 mm
4.40 mm narrower
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Shorter
121.5 mm
vs
127.9 mm
6.40 mm shorter
Android 4.0.3–4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich (API level 15)
Yes
vs
No
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The browser has word wrap
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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15
Different virtual keyboards can be installed
Yes
vs
No
Android allows to easily change the software keyboards and the Play Store offers keyboards from many vendors.
Aiden Richardson
12
Sharing menu
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android
Johann Hofmann
7
Is open source software
Yes
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No
Open Source Software makes the world a better place.
Vivia Marcela Mina Leon
-9
Motorola g
Yes
vs
No
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Best Facebook Messenger app with chat heads
Yes
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No
The Android Facebook Messenger app has an intuitive and fast interface with so called chat heads lying above other apps (in contrast to the Facebook Messenger app of other OSes).

Samsung Galaxy S Duos is better than Nokia Lumia 720 because...

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