36points

BlackBerry Z30

58points

Nokia Lumia 1520

BlackBerry Z30
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BlackBerry Z30 vs Nokia Lumia 1520

BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

Why is BlackBerry Z30 better than Nokia Lumia 1520?

  • 39g lighter
    170gvs209g
  • 8.33% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/2.2 vs2.4f
  • 13.4mm narrower
    72mmvs85.4mm
  • 22.1mm shorter
    140.7mmvs162.8mm
  • Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
  • 21.3% less body volume
    95.23cm³vs120.95714400000001cm³
  • Has an AMOLED display
  • Has manual focus

Why is Nokia Lumia 1520 better than BlackBerry Z30?

  • 18.06% more battery power
    3400mAhvs2880mAh
  • 2.59x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.2GHzvs2 x 1.7GHz
  • 24.75% higher pixel density
    368ppivs295ppi
  • 20% bigger screen size
    6"vs5"
  • 2.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    20MPvs8MP
  • 2.25x higher resolution
    1080 x 1920pxvs720 x 1280px
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Every pixel has three subpixels

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Design

1.weight

170g

209g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.thickness

9.4mm

8.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

72mm

85.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.height

140.7mm

162.8mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

5.volume

95.23cm³

120.96cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

6.has a QWERTY keyboard
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

For example

Sharp Aquos R2 Compact

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Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

295ppi

368ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
BlackBerry Z30
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.

4.screen size

5"

6"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

6.every pixel has three subpixels
BlackBerry Z30
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.

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
BlackBerry Z30
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.Has integrated graphics
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

4.RAM

2GB

2GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

6.Has NX bit
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

20MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
BlackBerry Z30
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

2MP

1.2MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/2.2

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

HTC U12+ 128GB

1.4 & 2.6f

6.has a flash
BlackBerry Z30
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
BlackBerry Z30
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
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

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

3.number of microphones

2

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
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2880mAh

3400mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

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

3.has a removable battery
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.has a battery level indicator
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520
2.Has offline voice recognition
BlackBerry Z30
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
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520
4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
BlackBerry Z30
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.has GPS
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

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

6.Supports widgets
BlackBerry Z30
Nokia Lumia 1520

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.

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