Apple iPhone 5CNokia Lumia 521
Top 41%12,057 points
Top 41%
Top 30%8,983 points
Top 30%
Resolution
Number of smartphones
lowmidhigh
Top 95%
750 smartphones
692540px - 1.38Mpx
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
resolution
RAM
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
640 x 1136
px
480 x 800
px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual
2160 x 3840px
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Apple iPhone 5C vs Nokia Lumia 521: 31 facts in comparison

1. battery power

5.59% more battery power.
1510mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
1430mAh
4313
0

2. total clock speed

30% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.3GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
2 x 1GHz
3503
0

3. pixel density

39.91% higher pixel density.
326ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
233ppi
2893
0

4. megapixels

1.6x more megapixels (photo).
8MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
5MP
2141
0

5. RAM

0.5GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 6GB
0.5GB
2081
0

6. resolution

1.89x higher resolution.
640 x 1136px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
480 x 800px
1955
0

7. has an external memory slot

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.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
81% have it
1588
0

8. weight

8g lighter.
132g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
124g
1334
0

9. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
42% have it
1154
0

10. thickness

0.93mm thinner.
8.97mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
9.9mm
1150
0

11. internal storage

24GB more internal storage.
32GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
8GB
908
0

12. can be charged via standard USB cable

It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
88% have it
808
0

13. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
90% have it
783
0

14. download speed

4.74x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
21.1MBits/s
741
0

15. video recording

1.5x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Huawei Honor 8: 2176 x 120fps
720 x 30fps
649
0

16. width

4.8mm narrower.
59.2mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
64mm
565
0

17. height

0.4mm shorter.
124.4mm
Microsoft Lumia 638: 66.7mm
124mm
498
0

18. Is a multi-user system

Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
69% have it
440
0

19. Bluetooth version

1 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
3
388
0

20. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3
Motorola Moto Z Force: 4
2
379
0

21. Has offline voice recognition

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
75% have it
359
0

22. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
28nm
352
0

23. Allows app installs on the device's external storage

Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
86% have it
334
0

24. Supports widgets

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
90% have it
327
0

25. has a video light

A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
21% have it
325
0

26. Supports slow motion video recording

Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
15% have it
286
0

27. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
32% have it
283
0

28. upload

8.68x faster uploads.
50MBits/s
HTC One E9+ Dual SIM: 150.8MBits/s
5.76MBits/s
261
0

29. volume

12.68% less body volume.
66.1cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
75.7cm³
200
0

30. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
92% have it
158
0

31. has a front camera

A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
Apple iPhone 5C
Nokia Lumia 521
90% have it
127
0
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