Top 41 Reasons for the Nokia Lumia 920

Top 25 Reasons for the Samsung Galaxy S3

 
 
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Top 41 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 920

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

2431
Modestly higher pixel density
Comment
332 ppi
vs
306 ppi
8.50% higher pixel density

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1753
Explicitly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8.7 MP
vs
8 MP
8.75% more megapixels (photo)

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1641
A lot higher resolution
Comment
1280x768 px
vs
1280x720 px
6.67% higher resolution

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1052
Every pixel has three subpixels.
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

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881
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.

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815
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.

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712
Appreciably more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage

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656
Distinctly faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
4.76x faster downloads

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652
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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629
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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557
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.

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534
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.

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437
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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406
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Comment
2
vs
2.6
Wider aperture at 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.

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382
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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284
Substantially 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.

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277
A bit shorter
Comment
130.3 mm
vs
136.6 mm
6.30 mm shorter

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255
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.

×

248
Significantly smaller semiconductor size
Comment
28 nm
vs
32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

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214
Appreciably faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads

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133
Explicitly lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
0.91 W/kg
vs
1.49 W/kg
0.58 W/kg lower SAR for body (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 hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.

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Ama
23
Glove friendly touchscreen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.

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Harry Hartstone
14
It comes in different colours
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Fully customizable cover

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Stefan Novaković
2
Supports Glance Screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Glance is a Windows Phone 8 feature that allows you to look at the clock and selected notifications (eg: mail, facebook, dropped calls etc) att all times, or when you take it off the pocket (configurable)

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David Asuquo
1
Much higher assortments of coulers
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
322
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.

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234
Significantly higher ram speed
Comment
500 MHz
vs
400 MHz
100 MHz higher ram speed. It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

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134
Higher GeekBench result
Comment
509
vs
428
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2015)

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Qualcomm Adreno 225
Yes
vs
No
Top 2 Reasons for Qualcomm Adreno 225
196
Substantially higher floating-point performance
Comment
0.0288 TFLOPS
vs
0.02 TFLOPS
0.01 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance. Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

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121
Considerably higher pixel rate
Comment
2.4 GPixel/s
vs
0.5 GPixel/s
1.90 GPixel/s higher pixel rate. The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.

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Qualcomm Krait
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait
136
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.

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103
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

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97
Measurably wider front-end
Comment
3
vs
2
1 wider front-end. The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better

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66
Sizably more bits executed at a time
Comment
128
vs
64
64 more bits executed at a time. NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.

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Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
394
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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140
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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107
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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Rupal Totale
19
Has a btter touch
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Vincent Wansink
15
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.

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Josua Hutapea
11
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.

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Josua Hutapea
10
Has an Xbox Music Artist Background
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It will makes your Music Player become more beautifull

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Top 25 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Nokia Lumia 920

3553
Marginally more battery power
Comment
2100 mAh
vs
2000 mAh
5% more battery power

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2870
Notably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1.5 GHz
1.87x faster CPU clock speed

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2012
Somewhat bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4.5 "
6.67% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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1424
Explicitly more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
1.9 MP
vs
1.3 MP
46.15% more megapixel (photo, front camera)

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1366
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.

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1009
Reasonably lighter
Comment
133 g
vs
185 g
52 g lighter

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974
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

×

855
Thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
10.7 mm
2.10 mm thinner

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347
A little narrower
Comment
70.6 mm
vs
70.8 mm
0.20 mm narrower

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112
Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
1.08 W/kg
0.53 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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94
Significantly lower SAR for head (EU)
Comment
0.21 W/kg
vs
0.7 W/kg
0.49 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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88
Less body volume
Comment
82.94 cm³
vs
98.71 cm³
19.01% less body volume

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Mayschell Mahammed
10
Smart stay
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The screen switchws off if you are not looking at it

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Drini Nosi
3
Has Radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Dami Agunbiade
3
Zero Shutter Lag
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This means photos are much more sharper and can be taken in less than 0.5 seconds

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Adrian Carrillo
2
Notification light
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Jadian JaJa Clarke
2
Body has perfect size–not too big
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The size is much bigger ,which can be suitable or unsuitable.

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Sacha Tremblay
1
Louder speaker
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This speaker is louder and clearer

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Sacha Tremblay
1
LED light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Able to see notification without turning on the screen

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
428
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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308
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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272
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
157
Vastly more CPU threads
Comment
4
vs
2
2 more CPU threads. More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

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ARM Mali 400 MP4
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for ARM Mali 400 MP4
329
Appreciably faster GPU clock speed
Comment
533 MHz
vs
400 MHz
133 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

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