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Samsung Galaxy Young vs Nokia Lumia 520

Top Twelve Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy Young

Compared to Nokia Lumia 520

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More RAM memory
0.75 GB
vs
0.5 GB
0.25 GB more RAM memory
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Modestly lighter
112 g
vs
124 g
12 g lighter
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40
Has a compass
Yes
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No
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
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Distinctly narrower
58.6 mm
vs
64 mm
5.40 mm narrower
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Shorter
109.4 mm
vs
119.9 mm
10.50 mm shorter
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yes
vs
No
Top 7 Reasons for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
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Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
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No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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The browser has word wrap
Yes
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No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
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Has NFC
Yes
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No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
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56
Is free and open source
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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51
Supports Java
Yes
vs
No
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31
Sharing menu
Yes
vs
No
The sharing menu is best on Android

Samsung Galaxy Young is better than Nokia Lumia 520 because...

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Top 39 Reasons for the

Nokia Lumia 520

Compared to Samsung Galaxy Young

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A bit more battery power
1430 mAh
vs
1300 mAh
10% more battery power
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Measurably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1 GHz
vs
1 x 1 GHz
2x faster CPU clock speed
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Much higher pixel density
233 ppi
vs
176 ppi
32.39% higher pixel density
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950
Bigger screen size
4 "
vs
3.27 "
22.32% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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895
Distinctly higher resolution
800x480 px
vs
480x320 px
2.50x higher resolution
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Considerably more megapixels (photo)
5 MP
vs
3.15 MP
1.59x more megapixels (photo)
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Direct updates by OS vendor
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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404
Sizably faster downloads
21 MBits/s
vs
7.2 MBits/s
2.92x faster downloads
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Clearly more internal storage
8 GB
vs
4 GB
4 GB more internal storage
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314
Reasonably thinner
9.9 mm
vs
12.5 mm
2.60 mm thinner
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Has a dedicated camera button
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
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Significantly better video recording quality
720 x 30 fps
vs
240 x 24 fps
3.75x better video recording quality
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Has an IPS screen
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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235
Has a two-stage shutter
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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157
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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Has manual exposure
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
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Newer Bluetooth version
4
vs
3
Newer Bluetooth version
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Substantially more microphone(s)
2
vs
1
1 more microphone(s). More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
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Has manual ISO
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
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Has a serial shot mode
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
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89
Notably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.77 W/kg
vs
1.18 W/kg
0.41 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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Has touch autofocus
Yes
vs
No
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
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Has manual white balance
Yes
vs
No
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
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18
Glove friendly touchscreen
Yes
vs
No
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
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7
Has a AMOLED Display
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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4
Very low cost
Yes
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No
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)
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Windows Phone 8
Yes
vs
No
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Is a multi-user system
Yes
vs
No
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Has a child lock
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
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51
Has Microsoft Office
Yes
vs
No
This is great if you use your device for work.
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Has a built-in HDR mode
Yes
vs
No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
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38
Has turn by turn directions
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
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Cuenta con XBox
Yes
vs
No
Xbox Live, , Si tienes un Xbox Tu Lumia y Xbox Son la mejor Combinacion
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6
Is a drive in file explorer when plugged into PC
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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Has a btter touch
Yes
vs
No

Nokia Lumia 520 is better than Samsung Galaxy Young because...

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