Top 34 Reasons for the Samsung Galaxy S3

Top 29 Reasons for the Nokia Lumia 520

 
 
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Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Nokia Lumia 520

Top 34 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S3

Compared to Nokia Lumia 520

3491
Measurably more battery power
Comment
2100 mAh
vs
1430 mAh
46.85% more battery power

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2823
Distinctly faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.4 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
2.80x faster CPU clock speed

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2384
Amply higher pixel density
Comment
306 ppi
vs
233 ppi
31.33% higher pixel density

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1976
Bigger screen size
Comment
4.8 "
vs
4 "
20% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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1718
Considerably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
8 MP
vs
5 MP
1.60x more megapixels (photo)

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1660
Lots more RAM memory
Comment
1 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.50 GB more RAM memory

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1618
Distinctly higher resolution
Comment
1280x720 px
vs
800x480 px
2.40x higher resolution

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1065
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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828
Thinner
Comment
8.6 mm
vs
9.9 mm
1.30 mm thinner

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695
Sizably more internal storage
Comment
16 GB
vs
8 GB
8 GB more internal storage

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564
Is DLNA certified
Comment
Yes
vs
No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

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528
Notably better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality

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458
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

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302
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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261
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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212
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.

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154
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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145
Has a flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

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118
Has a front camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.

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112
Measurably lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
0.77 W/kg
0.22 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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68
Has a compass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.

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Mayschell Mahammed
9
Smart stay
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The screen switchws off if you are not looking at it

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Dami Agunbiade
2
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
1
Notification light
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Drini Nosi
1
Has Radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Jadian JaJa Clarke
1
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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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
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425
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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306
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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270
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Samsung Exynos 4412
157
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

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ARM Cortex-A9
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for ARM Cortex-A9
107
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.

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105
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).

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104
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.

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Top 29 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 520

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S3

1033
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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977
A tad lighter
Comment
124 g
vs
133 g
9 g lighter

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633
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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624
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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552
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.

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523
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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401
Wider aperture at minimum focal length
Comment
2.4
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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376
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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332
Substantially narrower
Comment
64 mm
vs
70.6 mm
6.60 mm narrower

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260
Reasonably shorter
Comment
119.9 mm
vs
136.6 mm
16.70 mm shorter

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251
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.

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81
Somewhat less body volume
Comment
76 cm³
vs
82.94 cm³
9.13% less body volume

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

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Garret Hall
9
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

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Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
7
Very low cost
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)

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Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
4
Better at low light photos
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Significantly better at low light places (not using the flash)

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Ravindu Udawatta
2
Has a proximity sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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Ravindu Udawatta
1
Has a light sensor. can use auto brightness
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Some nokia phones do not have a light sensor or a proximity sensor(630)

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Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
1
Less or virtually no virus
Comment
Yes
vs
No
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.

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Taha Amin
1
Normal size
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Has a average size and not abnormally large as 1320 like a tablet

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Cauê Marchionatti Ausec
1
Way Better Camera
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Nokia Lumia 520's camera is way faster and with better image quality

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Ajay Pundir
1
Better gaming
Comment
Yes
vs
No
I own lumia 520 despite of its low ram it never hangs and temple run 2 runs without any lag while i have seen on my friend's redmi temple run2 doesnt run smoothly. I was surprised quad core performance was expected to be superior but is not

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Ishaan Ahmed
-1
Windows Phone 8
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Longer battery life

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Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
386
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No

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139
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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105
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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