14points

Nokia Asha 500

93points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Nokia Asha 500
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Nokia Asha 500 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Why is Nokia Asha 500 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 93.7g lighter
    101.3gvs195g
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • 16.7mm narrower
    58.1mmvs74.8mm
  • 62.2mm shorter
    100.3mmvs162.5mm
  • 28.25% less body volume
    74.59cm³vs104.533cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than Nokia Asha 500?

  • 2.75x more battery power
    3300mAhvs1200mAh
  • 3.64x higher pixel density
    521ppivs143ppi
  • 2.25x bigger screen size
    6.3"vs2.8"
  • 5.94GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs0.064GB
  • 12x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs2MP
  • 55.5x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs240 x 320px
  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant

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Design

1.weight

101.3g

195g

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Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.thickness

12.8mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

58.1mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

6.height

100.3mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

143ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

2.8"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

240 x 320px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.RAM

64MB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

2.has an external memory slot
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

3.Has integrated LTE
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

4.Supports 64-bit
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.

5.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

6.Has integrated graphics
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

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Cameras

1.megapixels

2MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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)

240 x 13fps

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.

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1080 x 120fps

4.widest aperture

f/2.8

f/2.4 & f/1.7

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

5.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

6.has a BSI sensor
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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 radio
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

4.has dedicated media keys
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1200mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.wireless charging
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

4.has a rechargeable battery
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.Supports fast charging
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

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Features

1.has NFC
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

2.Is DLNA certified
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

3.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

4.Has a fingerprint scanner
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

5.Bluetooth version

3

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

6.The browser has word wrap
Nokia Asha 500
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

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