39points

Apple iPhone 5

58points

Nokia Lumia 1520

Apple iPhone 5
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Apple iPhone 5 vs Nokia Lumia 1520

Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

Why is Apple iPhone 5 better than Nokia Lumia 1520?

  • 97g lighter
    112gvs209g
  • 1.1mm thinner
    7.6mmvs8.7mm
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • 26.8mm narrower
    58.6mmvs85.4mm
  • 39mm shorter
    123.8mmvs162.8mm
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
  • 54.42% less body volume
    55.14cm³vs120.95714400000001cm³

Why is Nokia Lumia 1520 better than Apple iPhone 5?

  • 2.36x more battery power
    3400mAhvs1440mAh
  • 3.38x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs2 x 1.3GHz
  • 12.88% higher pixel density
    368ppivs326ppi
  • 1.5x bigger screen size
    6"vs4"
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    2GBvs1GB
  • 2.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    20MPvs8MP
  • 2.85x higher resolution
    1080 x 1920pxvs640 x 1136px
  • Has an external memory slot

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.weight

112g

209g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.thickness

7.6mm

8.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

58.6mm

85.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

123.8mm

162.8mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

55.14cm³

120.96cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.resolution

640 x 1136px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

3.pixel density

326ppi

368ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

4"

6"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
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Nokia Lumia 1520

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.

6.has an IPS screen
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

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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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.GPU clock speed

266MHz (Apple A6)

450MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

533MHz (Apple A6)

800MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

4.floating-point performance

0.03TFLOPS (Apple A6)

0.12TFLOPS (Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2)

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

Lenovo A6600

0.81TFLOPS

5.DirectX version

9 (Apple A6)

9.3 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2)

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Huawei Honor 8C

12

6.Has integrated graphics
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Nokia Lumia 1520

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

20MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

1.2MP

1.2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/2.4

f/2.4

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.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.has a flash
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Nokia Lumia 1520

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

3

4

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1440mAh

3400mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a battery level indicator
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520
2.Has offline voice recognition
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520
4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

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.

5.download speed

100MBits/s

150MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

6.has GPS
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.Is a system camera
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.has or is a prime lens
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

A prime lens has a fixed focal length. In general, these are sharper, with a wider aperture.

For example

Samsung Ativ SE

4.supports AVCHD format
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

5.has a dedicated Facebook key
Apple iPhone 5
Nokia Lumia 1520

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

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