HTC 8XNokia Lumia 521
Top 60%11,936 points
Top 60%
Top 70%9,054 points
Top 70%
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HTC 8X vs Nokia Lumia 521: 68 facts in comparison

1. battery power

25.87% more battery power.
1800mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
1430mAh
4400
0

2. total clock speed

1.50x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.5GHz
Vernee Apollo Lite: 10 x 2.7GHz
2 x 1GHz
3573
0

3. pixel density

46.78% higher pixel density.
342ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
233ppi
2940
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.30"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4"
2478
0

5. megapixels

1.60x more megapixels.
8MP
Nokia 808 Pureview: 41MP
5MP
2174
0

6. RAM

0.50GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
0.50GB
2130
0

7. resolution

2.40x higher resolution.
720 x 1280px
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 2560 x 3840px
480 x 800px
1990
0

8. 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.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
83% have it
1614
0

9. weight

6g lighter.
130g
Microsoft Nokia 105 Dual SIM: 68.90g
124g
1363
0

10. 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.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
39% have it
1312
0

11. 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.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
79% have it
1242
0

12. thickness

0.20mm thinner.
10.10mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.60mm
9.90mm
1179
0

13. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
44% have it
1166
0

14. internal storage

8GB more internal storage.
16GB
Huawei P10 Plus: 256GB
8GB
932
0

15. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
6% have it
798
0

16. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
91% have it
794
0

17. download speed

4.74x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 1024MBits/s
21.10MBits/s
758
0

18. 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.
HTC 8X
37% have it
713
0

19. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
HTC 8X
8% have it
675
0

20. video recording

1.50x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Gionee Elife E8: 2176 x 60fps
720 x 30fps
666
0

21. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
38% have it
640
0

22. width

2.20mm narrower.
66.20mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
64mm
595
0

23. height

8.30mm shorter.
132.30mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
124mm
523
0

24. Is a multi-user system

HTC 8X(Windows Phone 8)
Nokia Lumia 521(Windows Phone 8)
68% have it
452
0

25. Bluetooth version

0.90 newer Bluetooth version.
2.10
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser (ZC551KL): 4.20
3
401
0

26. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 4
2
391
0

27. has a BSI sensor

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.
HTC 8X
34% have it
385
0

28. Has offline voice recognition

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
HTC 8X(Windows Phone 8)
Nokia Lumia 521(Windows Phone 8)
75% have it
365
0

29. Allows app installs on the device's external storage

HTC 8X(Windows Phone 8)
Nokia Lumia 521(Windows Phone 8)
86% have it
338
0

30. Supports widgets

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
HTC 8X(Windows Phone 8)
Nokia Lumia 521(Windows Phone 8)
90% have it
328
0

31. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
26% have it
291
0

32. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
HTC 8X
Nokia Lumia 521
29% have it
270
0

33. upload

8.68x faster uploads.
50MBits/s
Huawei Honor Magic: 300MBits/s
5.76MBits/s
267
0

34. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
HTC 8X(Windows Phone 8)
Nokia Lumia 521(Windows Phone 8)
53% have it
236
0

35. volume

16.78% less body volume.
88.40cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.70cm³
75.70cm³
214
0

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