Comparing Apple iPhone 5 16GB vs Nokia Lumia 521

1. Apple iPhone 5 16GB

37 Reasons why Apple iPhone 5 16GB is better

Comparing Apple iPhone 5 16GB vs Nokia Lumia 521

1.Modestly more battery power
1440mAhvs 1430mAh (Nokia Lumia 521)
2.Reasonably faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.3GHzvs 2 x 1GHz (Nokia Lumia 521)
3.Plenty higher pixel density
326ppivs 233ppi (Nokia Lumia 521)
4.Noticeably more megapixels (photo)
8MPvs 5MP (Nokia Lumia 521)
5.Reasonably more RAM memory
1GBvs 0.5GB (Nokia Lumia 521)
6.Clearly higher resolution
640 x 1,136pxvs 480 x 800px (Nokia Lumia 521)
112gvs 124g (Nokia Lumia 521)
7.6mmvs 9.9mm (Nokia Lumia 521)
9.Explicitly more internal storage
16GBvs 8GB (Nokia Lumia 521)
10.Vastly faster downloads
100MBits/svs 21.1MBits/s (Nokia Lumia 521)
11.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
12.Significantly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Nokia Lumia 521)
13.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
58.6mmvs 64mm (Nokia Lumia 521)
123.8mmvs 124mm (Nokia Lumia 521)
16.Clearly newer Bluetooth version
4vs 3 (Nokia Lumia 521)
17.Sizably more microphone(s)
3vs 2 (Nokia Lumia 521)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
18.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
19.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
20.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
21.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
22.Sizably faster uploads
50MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Nokia Lumia 521)
23.Has AF tracking
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
24.Has a gyroscope
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
25.Measurably less body volume
55.1cm³vs 75.7cm³ (Nokia Lumia 521)
26.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
27.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
28.Has AirPlay
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
29.It's made with premium material's
The premiun naterials add more durability to the phone
Apple A6
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
IOS 7.0
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
32.Easier to use with one hand
The design of the phone is smaller, making it easier to use with one hand.
33.Chamfered edges
It has chamfered edges, a really nice design feature which looks great
34.Has Airdrop
It lets you quickly and easily share photos, videos, contacts and anything else from any app with a Share button.
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2. Nokia Lumia 521

16 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 521 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 521 vs Apple iPhone 5 16GB

1.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 16GB)
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.
2.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 16GB)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.Can be charged via standard USB cable
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 16GB)
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
4.Has USB mass storage support
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 16GB)
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
5.Clearly smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 32nm (Apple iPhone 5 16GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
6.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 16GB)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
7.Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.77W/kgvs 1.18W/kg (Apple iPhone 5 16GB)
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.
8.Advanced Touchscreen Technologies
Patented touchscreen technologies work even with gloves on.
9.Supports 4g
the HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (Apple iPhone 5 16GB)
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