Comparing Nokia Lumia 520 vs Apple iPhone 4 32GB

1. Nokia Lumia 520

40 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 520 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 520 vs Apple iPhone 4 32GB

1.Distinctly more battery power
1430mAhvs 1418mAh (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
2.Noticeably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1GHzvs 1 x 0.8GHz (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
3.Considerably bigger screen size
4"vs 3.5" (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
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.
124gvs 137g (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
6.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
7.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
8.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
9.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
10.Significantly faster downloads
21MBits/svs 7.2MBits/s (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
11.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
12.Notably wider aperture at minimum focal length
2.4vs 2.8 (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
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.
13.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
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.
14.Substantially newer Bluetooth version
4vs 2.1 (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
15.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
16.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
17.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
18.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
19.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
20.Measurably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.77W/kgvs 1.17W/kg (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
21.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
22.Glove friendly touchscreen
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
23.Has a AMOLED Display
Deeper blacks and Brighter Whites, The display literaly disappears, you wont be able to distinguish the screen from the bezel
24.Very low cost
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)
25.Better at low light photos
Significantly better at low light places (not using the flash)
26.Has a proximity sensor
27.Has a light sensor. can use auto brightness
some nokia phones do not have a light sensor or a proximity sensor(630)
28.Better gaming
i own lumia 520 despite of its low ram it never hangs and temple run 2 runs without any lag while i have seen on my friend's redmi temple run2 doesnt run smoothly. I was surprised quad core performance was expected to be superior but is not
29.Way Better Camera
Nokia Lumia 520's camera is way faster and with better image quality
30.Normal size
has a average size and not abnormally large as 1320 like a tablet
31.Less or virtually no virus
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.
32.Windows Phone 8
Longer battery life
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 4 32GB)
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2. Apple iPhone 4 32GB

17 Reasons why Apple iPhone 4 32GB is better

Comparing Apple iPhone 4 32GB vs Nokia Lumia 520

1.Much higher pixel density
326ppivs 233ppi (Nokia Lumia 520)
2.Appreciably higher resolution
640 x 960pxvs 480 x 800px (Nokia Lumia 520)
9.3mmvs 9.9mm (Nokia Lumia 520)
4.Distinctly more internal storage
32GBvs 8GB (Nokia Lumia 520)
58.6mmvs 64mm (Nokia Lumia 520)
115.2mmvs 119.9mm (Nokia Lumia 520)
7.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
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.
8.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
9.Has a gyroscope
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A gyroscope is a sensor that can be used to either measure or maintain the orientation of a device. Traditionally, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, eg. twisting or rotation.
10.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
11.A lot less body volume
60.6cm³vs 76cm³ (Nokia Lumia 520)
12.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
13.Has a compass
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
14.Easier one handed use
it is a lot smaller so it is easier to use with one hand
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
Apple iPhone 4 32GB
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