Nokia Lumia 920 vs HTC Incredible S

Top 52 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 920

Compared to HTC Incredible S

anonymous
2825
Plenty more battery power
Comment
2000 mAh
vs
1450 mAh
37.93% more battery power
anonymous
1914
A lot higher pixel density
Comment
332 ppi
vs
233 ppi
42.49% higher pixel density
anonymous
1537
Bigger screen size
Comment
4.5 "
vs
4 "
12.50% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1447
More RAM memory
Comment
1 GB
vs
0.7 GB
0.30 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1399
Notably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8.7 MP
vs
8 MP
8.75% more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1339
Noticeably higher resolution
Comment
1280x768 px
vs
800x480 px
2.56x higher resolution
anonymous
712
Has stereo speakers
Comment
Yes
vs
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
686
Has built-in optical image stabilization
Comment
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
605
Somewhat thinner
Comment
10.7 mm
vs
11.7 mm
1 mm thinner
anonymous
568
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.
anonymous
561
Sizably faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
14.4 MBits/s
6.94x faster downloads
anonymous
510
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.
anonymous
455
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
426
Has an IPS screen
Comment
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
389
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
anonymous
325
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.
anonymous
254
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.
anonymous
226
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
215
Measurably more microphone(s)
Comment
3
vs
2
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
anonymous
211
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
2.1
Newer Bluetooth version
anonymous
205
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
200
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
190
Distinctly 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.
anonymous
179
Clearly faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
anonymous
178
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
anonymous
113
Has a gyroscope
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
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Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
Yes
vs
No
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anonymous
209
Has integrated LTE
Comment
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.
anonymous
118
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Qualcomm Krait
Yes
vs
No
Top 5 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait
anonymous
96
Has dynamic frequency scaling
Comment
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
77
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
73
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
anonymous
72
Has out-of-order execution
Comment
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
72
Has TrustZone
Comment
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).
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
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anonymous
281
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
228
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.
anonymous
115
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
112
Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
82
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
anonymous
78
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
46
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
45
Has a built-in HDR mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Rupal Totale
17
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 920 is better than HTC Incredible S because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Ten Reasons for the

HTC Incredible S

Compared to Nokia Lumia 920

anonymous
1092
Has an external memory slot
Comment
Yes
vs
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
770
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
701
Way lighter
Comment
135.5 g
vs
185 g
49.50 g lighter
anonymous
483
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
158
Appreciably narrower
Comment
64 mm
vs
70.8 mm
6.80 mm narrower
anonymous
101
Shorter
Comment
120 mm
vs
130.3 mm
10.30 mm shorter
anonymous
89
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
anonymous
10
A little less body volume
Comment
89.9 cm³
vs
98.71 cm³
9.80% less body volume
Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10)
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Android 2.3.3–2.3.7 Gingerbread (API level 10)
anonymous
232
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.
anonymous
208
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

HTC Incredible S is better than Nokia Lumia 920 because...

Yes
vs
No

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