Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Nokia Lumia 720

Top 46 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4

Compared to Nokia Lumia 720

anonymous
2729
Plenty more battery power
Comment
2600 mAh
vs
2000 mAh
30% more battery power
anonymous
2174
Notably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.9 GHz
vs
2 x 1 GHz
3.80x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1833
Notably higher pixel density
Comment
441 ppi
vs
217 ppi
2.03x higher pixel density
anonymous
1452
Bigger screen size
Comment
5 "
vs
4.3 "
16.28% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1394
Significantly more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
0.5 GB
1.50 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1323
Notably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
6.7 MP
1.94x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1282
Significantly higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
800x480 px
5.40x higher resolution
anonymous
1025
Noticeably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.3 MP
1.54x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
732
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
562
Thinner
Comment
7.9 mm
vs
9 mm
1.10 mm thinner
anonymous
541
Appreciably faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
21.1 MBits/s
4.74x faster downloads
anonymous
500
Vastly more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
8 GB
56 GB more internal storage
anonymous
464
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.
anonymous
407
Measurably better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 30 fps
vs
720 x 30 fps
1.50x better video recording quality
anonymous
374
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
192
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
175
Appreciably faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
anonymous
172
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
151
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
anonymous
108
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.
anonymous
106
Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.85 W/kg
vs
1.24 W/kg
0.39 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.
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
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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
550
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
353
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
220
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
191
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
187
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
109
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
anonymous
91
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.
Qualcomm Krait 300
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait 300
anonymous
70
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
66
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
66
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).
anonymous
66
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

Samsung Galaxy S4 is better than Nokia Lumia 720 because...

Yes
vs
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Top 22 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 720

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4

anonymous
786
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.
anonymous
654
Somewhat lighter
Comment
128 g
vs
130 g
2 g lighter
anonymous
559
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
434
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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
1.9
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
313
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
123
Narrower
Comment
67.5 mm
vs
69.8 mm
2.30 mm narrower
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
66
Shorter
Comment
127.9 mm
vs
136.6 mm
8.70 mm shorter
Navneet Agarwal
22
Glove friendly touchscreen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
Pranit Pathak
15
Has an optional wireless battery charger
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Very useful and convenient
Navneet Agarwal
3
Has Gorilla 2 Glass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant!
Guilherme Filardi
2
Tem busula
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Melhor precisão no gps
Vitor Gonçalves
1
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.
Adolfas Schicklgruberis
1
Idiots....
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Test the ddesire 500 before comparing.... it has more than a half of those features that you said it doesnt support...
Alexis Gutierrez P
0
Mejor Fluidez
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Windows Phone se Caracteriza por ser los celulares con mas fluidesdel Mercado
Jose Gutierrez Perez
0
Mas elegante y mejor cuerpo
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Valentina Miljkovic
0
Voice nagivation+Turn by turn navigation
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Like the title says...
Pranit Pathak
0
Supports Direct X11
Comment
Yes
vs
No
SukHbir SiNgh
0
Every Pixel Has Three Sub-Pixels
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Yuhan Kuek
0
Kids Corner
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allowing kids to use the phone without changing any settings.
Jose Gutierrez Perez
0
Lumia Black
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Con la actualizacion Lumia Black, Recien Liberada, se puede ver la hora y las notificasiones mas relevantes sin desbloquear la pantalla, cabe decir que con colores personalizados
Club Dragon Ball Z
0
Runs on Windows 8.1
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Syncs with your Xbox One and Windows Phone easily.
Yuhan Kuek
-1
Windows Phone 8
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Longer battery life
Juan Damian Sanchez Gallardo
-7
Camara
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Mejores fotografias en espacios con poca luz
Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Windows Phone 8
anonymous
108
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 720 is better than Samsung Galaxy S4 because...

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No

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