Nokia Lumia 1520Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Top 22%23,163 points
Top 22%
Top 26%21,885 points
Top 26%
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Nokia Lumia 1520 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: 118 facts in comparison

1. battery power

6.25% more battery power.
3400mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
3200mAh

2. total clock speed

4.35% faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 2.2GHz
Vernee Apollo Lite: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 2.3GHz

3. pixel density

5.15% higher pixel density.
368ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
388ppi

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5.70"

5. megapixels

1.54x more megapixels.
20MP
Nokia 808 Pureview: 41MP
13MP

6. RAM

1GB more RAM memory.
2GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
3GB

7. resolution

0% higher resolution.
1080 x 1920px
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 2560 x 3840px
1080 x 1920px

8. front camera megapixels

40% more megapixels (front camera).
1.20MP
Vivo V5 Plus: 20MP
2MP

9. 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.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
83% have it

10. weight

41g lighter.
209g
Microsoft Nokia 105 Dual SIM: 68.90g
168g

11. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
39% have it

12. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Nokia Lumia 1520
79% have it

13. thickness

0.40mm thinner.
8.70mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.60mm
8.30mm

14. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
44% have it

15. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Nokia Lumia 1520
16% have it

16. has built-in optical image stabilization

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.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
12% have it

17. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3(Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
58% have it

18. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Nokia Lumia 1520
65% have it

19. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
6% have it

20. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
91% have it

21. Is DLNA certified

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.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
37% have it

22. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Nokia Lumia 1520
8% have it

23. video recording

50% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus: 2176 x 60fps
2160 x 30fps

24. has an IPS screen

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.
Nokia Lumia 1520
49% have it

25. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
38% have it

26. width

6.40mm narrower.
85.40mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
79mm

27. Has a dual-tone LED flash

A dual-tone LED flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better colour balance to photos and videos.
Nokia Lumia 1520
22% have it

28. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

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.
Nokia Lumia 1520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
25% have it

29. height

11.60mm shorter.
162.80mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
151.20mm

30. widest aperture

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.
2.40f
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus: 1.70f
2.20f

31. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Nokia Lumia 1520(Windows Phone 8.1)
Samsung Galaxy Note 3(Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
81% have it

32. Is a multi-user system

Nokia Lumia 1520(Windows Phone 8.1)
Samsung Galaxy Note 3(Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
68% have it

33. Has integrated LTE

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
Nokia Lumia 1520(Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2)
36% have it

34. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Nokia Lumia 1520
2% have it

35. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus: 4.20
4

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