Comparing Nokia Lumia 1520 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3

1. Nokia Lumia 1520

50 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 1520 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 1520 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3

1.A bit more battery power
3400mAhvs 3200mAh (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
2.Marginally bigger screen size
6"vs 5.7" (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.Vastly more megapixels (photo)
20MPvs 13MP (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
4.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
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.
5.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
6.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
7.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
8.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
9.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
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.
10.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
11.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
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.
12.Clearly more microphone(s)
4vs 2 (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
13.Shoots raw
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
14.Has manual shutter speed
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
15.Noticeably higher maximum light sensitivity
3200ISOvs 1000ISO (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
16.Has 4k video recording
Can record really high definiton films.
17.Significantly shorter minimum focal length
26mmvs 31mm (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
18.Better build quality
good quality
19.Better battery life
I get 2days average usage per charge
20.The operating system is more stable
21.Glance screen
Low battery consumption information
22.Built-in offline maps and navigation
Free to use without internet connectivity
23.Has driving mode option
The phone can detect when you are in the car and will block incoming calls / texts, and even send an auto reply to say that you are driving.
24.Has PureView Technology
Award-winning PureView technology, Carl Zeiss optics and six physical lenses. The Nokia Lumia 925 lets you capture the great moments, day or night.
25.Camera has carl zeiss lens
Carl Zeiss Lens is used in Sniper Rifles and that technology is given in Nokia phone cameras only.
26.Windows phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1
Integrated and synchronized settings and data across all devices
27.Has Live tiles
With Live tiles users can see information on the go without opening the app.
28.Battery sense
Know which apps consume battery
29.Better optimized OS
Touchwiz isn't all that smooth and stable
30.Has HAAC audio
gives great sound to video capturing
31.Fast than note 3
32.Slimmer Slicker Design
This design is thin and looks crisp and feels great in the hand even with its large size
33.Upgradeble version
34.Better Construction
Rock Solid Construction, Doesnd bend, Glass doesn't break when you drop it. More sleek and modern looking!
35.Any Carrier Bloatware is easy to remove
The only bloatware installed is from AT&T and can all be very easily removed.
36.Is secure
Completely secure, Galaxy S4 is riddled with viruses
37.Better performamce
Performance is much better because of optimized software and hardware
38.Storage sense
control over storage
40.Data sense
Better data connectin management
41.C# development
Native C# development
42.Has LCD3 Display
The LCD3 display in the HTC Droid DNA has much more balanced colour saturation compared to the IPS display in the N7
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
Windows Phone 8.1
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 3)
Nokia Lumia 1520
Nokia Lumia 1520 specs
Nokia Lumia 1520 features
Nokia Lumia 1520 pros and cons
Nokia Lumia 1520 advantages
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Samsung Galaxy Note 3
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2. Samsung Galaxy Note 3

33 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs Nokia Lumia 1520

1.Noticeably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.3GHzvs 4 x 2.2GHz (Nokia Lumia 1520)
2.Substantially higher pixel density
388ppivs 368ppi (Nokia Lumia 1520)
3.Appreciably more RAM memory
3GBvs 2GB (Nokia Lumia 1520)
4.Notably more megapixels (photo, front camera)
2MPvs 1.2MP (Nokia Lumia 1520)
168gvs 209g (Nokia Lumia 1520)
6.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
8.3mmvs 8.7mm (Nokia Lumia 1520)
8.Clearly better video recording quality
2,160 x 30fpsvs 1,080 x 30fps (Nokia Lumia 1520)
79mmvs 85.4mm (Nokia Lumia 1520)
151.2mmvs 162.8mm (Nokia Lumia 1520)
11.Considerably wider aperture at minimum focal length
2.2vs 2.4 (Nokia Lumia 1520)
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.
12.Supports ANT+
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
13.Vastly higher GeekBench result
933vs 923 (Nokia Lumia 1520)
This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2016)
14.Supports slow motion video recording
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
15.Explicitly less body volume
99cm³vs 121cm³ (Nokia Lumia 1520)
16.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (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.
17.Clearly longer maximum focal length
31mmvs 26mm (Nokia Lumia 1520)
A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
18.Has a stylus
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
The S-Pen gives the user a great way to muktitask and input handwritten notes faster than they could type them, which in turn boosts the productivity of the phone.
20.Better and more multi tasking
21.Super AMOLED dispay
Super AMOLED screen relatively more power efficient than the IPS, TFT and LCD screens
22.Having two processors
It have two processors first is 1.9 Ghz A15 quad core & second 1.3 A7 quad core processsor that makes it running smoothly
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5420
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 1520)
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 specs
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 features
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 pros and cons
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 advantages
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