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Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB

Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM
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Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB

Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB

Why is Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 43g lighter
    152gvs195g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1.1mm narrower
    73.7mmvs74.8mm
  • 18.5mm shorter
    144mmvs162.5mm
  • 4.57% less body volume
    99.76cm³vs104.533cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB better than Microsoft Lumia 540 Dual SIM?

  • 1.5x more battery power
    3300mAhvs2200mAh
  • 3.63x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 1.2GHz
  • 1.77x higher pixel density
    521ppivs294ppi
  • 26% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs5"
  • 5GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs1GB
  • 3x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs8MP
  • 4.63x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs720 x 1280px
  • 1.6x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs5MP

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Design

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

2.Weather sealed
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Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

152g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

9.4mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

73.7mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

144mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

294ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
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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"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
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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
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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
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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

400MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 - 8212)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Best

Oukitel WP5000

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

333MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 - 8212)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

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

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 - 8212)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Motorola Moto G6 Play (Qualcomm Snapdragon 427)

8

6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
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Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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.Has laser autofocus
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A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

For example

Huawei Mate 20 X

4.video recording (main camera)

480 x 30fps

2160 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

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
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A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

6.front camera megapixels

5MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

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Audio

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

2

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
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It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
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The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2200mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

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

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

4.Supports fast charging
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Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

5.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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2.Has offline voice recognition
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Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
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4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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5.Is free and open source
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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.

6.Has sharing intents
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If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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