Nokia Lumia 720 vs Samsung Galaxy S Duos

Top 40 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 720

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S Duos

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Plenty more battery power
Comment
2000 mAh
vs
1500 mAh
33.33% more battery power
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Substantially faster CPU clock speed
Comment
2 x 1 GHz
vs
1 x 1 GHz
2x faster CPU clock speed
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1634
Somewhat bigger screen size
Comment
4.3 "
vs
4 "
7.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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1474
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
6.7 MP
vs
5 MP
34% more megapixels (photo)
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Substantially more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.3 MP
vs
0.3 MP
4.33x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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916
Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
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.
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Thinner
Comment
9 mm
vs
10.5 mm
1.50 mm thinner
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587
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
vs
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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581
Distinctly faster downloads
Comment
21.1 MBits/s
vs
7.2 MBits/s
2.93x faster downloads
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565
Notably more internal storage
Comment
8 GB
vs
4 GB
4 GB more internal storage
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533
Wireless charging
Comment
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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476
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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454
Explicitly better video recording quality
Comment
720 x 30 fps
vs
480 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
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395
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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356
Has a dual-LED flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
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337
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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266
Has a BSI sensor
Comment
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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225
Distinctly 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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218
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
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204
Clearly smaller semiconductor size
Comment
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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170
Has manual ISO
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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86
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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81
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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31
A tad less body volume
Comment
78 cm³
vs
80.5 cm³
3.21% less body volume
Navneet Agarwal
23
Glove friendly touchscreen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
Pranit Pathak
17
Has an optional wireless battery charger
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Very useful and convenient
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Yes
vs
No
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307
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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245
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
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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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87
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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81
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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47
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
Vincent Wansink
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 720 is better than Samsung Galaxy S Duos because...

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Top 15 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S Duos

Compared to Nokia Lumia 720

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Slightly higher pixel density
Comment
233 ppi
vs
217 ppi
7.37% higher pixel density
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More RAM memory
Comment
0.768 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.27 GB more RAM memory
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815
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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758
A tad lighter
Comment
120 g
vs
128 g
8 g lighter
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511
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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195
Amply narrower
Comment
63.1 mm
vs
67.5 mm
4.40 mm narrower
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144
Supports two SIM cards
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dual SIM mobile phone can work with two SIM cards at the same time.
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141
Shorter
Comment
121.5 mm
vs
127.9 mm
6.40 mm shorter
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108
Considerably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
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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Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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88
Considerably lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
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.
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
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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249
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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220
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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

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