Comparing Nokia Lumia 520 vs Samsung Galaxy Fame

1. Nokia Lumia 520

40 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 520 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 520 vs Samsung Galaxy Fame

1.A little bit more battery power
1430mAhvs 1300mAh (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
2.Sizably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1GHzvs 1 x 1GHz (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
3.A lot higher pixel density
233ppivs 165ppi (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
4.Bigger screen size
4"vs 3.5" (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Substantially higher resolution
480 x 800pxvs 320 x 480px (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
9.9mmvs 11.6mm (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
7.Significantly more internal storage
8GBvs 4GB (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
8.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
9.Explicitly faster downloads
21MBits/svs 7.2MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
10.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
11.Explicitly better video recording quality
720 x 30fpsvs 240 x 25fps (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
12.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
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.
13.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
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.Vastly more microphone(s)
2vs 1 (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
15.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
16.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
17.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
18.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
19.A little bit less body volume
76cm³vs 80.75cm³ (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
20.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
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.
21.Explicitly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.77W/kgvs 1.46W/kg (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
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.
22.Has touch autofocus
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
23.Glove friendly touchscreen
These super sensitive touchscreens are good for colder climates.
24.Has a AMOLED Display
Deeper blacks and Brighter Whites, The display literaly disappears, you wont be able to distinguish the screen from the bezel
25.Very low cost
Cost U$122 (Unlocked)
26.Better at low light photos
Significantly better at low light places (not using the flash)
27.Has a light sensor. can use auto brightness
some nokia phones do not have a light sensor or a proximity sensor(630)
28.Has a proximity sensor
29.Way Better Camera
Nokia Lumia 520's camera is way faster and with better image quality
30.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
31.Normal size
has a average size and not abnormally large as 1320 like a tablet
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Fame)
33.Windows Phone 8
Longer battery life
34.Less or virtually no virus
RT is still virus prone but only has Windows Defender.
Nokia Lumia 520
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2. Samsung Galaxy Fame

10 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy Fame is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy Fame vs Nokia Lumia 520

120.6gvs 124g (Nokia Lumia 520)
61.6mmvs 64mm (Nokia Lumia 520)
113.2mmvs 119.9mm (Nokia Lumia 520)
4.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
5.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
6.Has a compass
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
A compass is useful in games, map and navigation software.
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 520)
Samsung Galaxy Fame
Samsung Galaxy Fame specs
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