Nokia Lumia 925 vs Samsung Galaxy S4

Top 26 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 925

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4

anonymous
661
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
560
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
455
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
435
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
408
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
328
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.
anonymous
321
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Comment
2
vs
2.2
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.
anonymous
314
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
150
Has manual focus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the focus.
anonymous
100
Substantially higher maximum light sensitivity
Comment
3200 ISO
vs
800 ISO
4x higher maximum light sensitivity. With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
anonymous
81
Has directory organization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A directory helps to keep your music, videos and e-books organized and easy to find.
anonymous
69
Shorter
Comment
129 mm
vs
136.6 mm
7.60 mm shorter
Lander
8
Has a AMOLED Display
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Deeper blacks and Brighter Whites, The display literaly disappears, you wont be able to distinguish the screen from the bezel
Brian Ribeiro
7
Has Gorilla Glass 2 display
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Gorilla® Glass 2 with NDR enables improved damage resistance and toughness compared to former glass compositions.
Kris A Shariff
7
And its not apple
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Lander
4
Has PureView Technology
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Award-winning PureView technology, Carl Zeiss optics and six physical lenses. The Nokia Lumia 925 lets you capture the great moments, day or night.
Szymon Piotr Tuz
4
Newer Bluetooth version 4.0
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Reduced power consumption by enabling devices to remain paired, or connected to each other, without requiring a continual stream of data to be transferred between the devices.
Joal Ollivier
1
Looks nicer
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The aluminum frame and thinner body put this phone on the same playing field as the iPhone 5 or HTC One
Krishna Dubagunta
1
Mac Compatibility
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The phone doesn't need any software to communicate with mac. I have a mac and its awesome
Timon Nemeth
1
Has free maps
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Free maps are cool
Brian Ribeiro
0
Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4 Dual-core 1.5 GHz
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
anonymous
109
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
76
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
Rupal Totale
14
Has a btter touch
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Vincent Wansink
13
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
8
Has an Xbox Music Artist Background
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It will makes your Music Player become more beautifull

Nokia Lumia 925 is better than Samsung Galaxy S4 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 44 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4

Compared to Nokia Lumia 925

anonymous
2729
Lots more battery power
Comment
2600 mAh
vs
2000 mAh
30% more battery power
anonymous
2179
Substantially faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.9 GHz
vs
2 x 1.5 GHz
2.53x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1838
Way higher pixel density
Comment
441 ppi
vs
334 ppi
32.04% higher pixel density
anonymous
1456
Somewhat bigger screen size
Comment
5 "
vs
4.5 "
11.11% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1396
A lot more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1324
Sizably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8.7 MP
49.43% more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1283
Significantly higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
1280x768 px
2.11x higher resolution
anonymous
1048
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
1028
Substantially more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.2 MP
1.67x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
733
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
658
A little bit lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
139 g
9 g lighter
anonymous
562
Slightly thinner
Comment
7.9 mm
vs
8.5 mm
0.60 mm thinner
anonymous
500
Considerably more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
16 GB
48 GB more internal storage
anonymous
375
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Comment
Yes
vs
No
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
anonymous
201
Newer Bluetooth version
Comment
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
anonymous
193
Supports ANT+
Comment
Yes
vs
No
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
anonymous
167
Higher GeekBench result
Comment
752
vs
509
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
anonymous
125
A bit narrower
Comment
69.8 mm
vs
70.6 mm
0.80 mm narrower
Faizan Ali
13
Ir blaster
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Have a ir blaster
Navjot Sethi
5
Support 4k
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Because of 4.4 kitkat android
Yogesh Dembla
2
Has soft feather touch button for settings
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Filsuf Navas
2
Has functional NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Faizan Ali
2
Andriod 4.4.4?
Comment
Yes
vs
No
No problem can flash cm11 & you're good to go true vanilla goodness on palm of your hand.
Ondřej Fako
2
Samsung
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Filsuf Navas
1
Slow motion video function is available in S4 also
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Maxwell Luk
1
Cheaper parts
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Replacing parts (battery or screen etc) is much cheaper due to the high production and popularity
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Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
anonymous
552
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
354
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.
anonymous
252
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
221
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
193
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
123
Vastly more apps available
Comment
1000000
vs
300000
3.33x more apps available
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
anonymous
143
Significantly higher ram speed
Comment
600 MHz
vs
500 MHz
100 MHz higher ram speed. It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
anonymous
90
Clearly more CPU threads
Comment
4
vs
2
2 more CPU threads. More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
anonymous
64
Vastly bigger L2 cache
Comment
2 MB
vs
1 MB
1 MB bigger L2 cache. A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
Qualcomm Krait 300
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Krait 300
anonymous
38
Measurably newer version of VFP
Comment
4
vs
3
1 newer version of VFP. Vector Floating-Point (VFP) is used by the processor to deliver increased performance in areas such as digital imaging.
Qualcomm Adreno 320 (450MHz)
Yes
vs
No
Top 5 Reasons for Qualcomm Adreno 320 (450MHz)
anonymous
217
Substantially faster GPU clock speed
Comment
450 MHz
vs
400 MHz
50 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
anonymous
113
Vastly higher floating-point performance
Comment
0.057 TFLOPS
vs
0.0288 TFLOPS
0.03 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance. Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
anonymous
74
Noticeably higher pixel rate
Comment
3.2 GPixel/s
vs
2.4 GPixel/s
0.80 GPixel/s higher pixel rate. The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.
anonymous
66
Newer version of OpenGL ES
Comment
3
vs
2
Newer version of OpenGL ES. OpenGL ES is used for games on mobile devices such as smartphones. Newer versions support better graphics.
anonymous
50
Newer version of OpenVG
Comment
3
vs
1.1
Newer version of OpenVG. OpenVG is used to improve the rendering of 2D graphics on mobile devices, for example the user interface (UI) on a smartphone.

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