23points

Nokia Lumia 521

30points

Nokia Lumia 530

Nokia Lumia 521
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Nokia Lumia 521 vs Nokia Lumia 530

Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530
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Why is Nokia Lumia 521 better than Nokia Lumia 530?

  • 5g lighter
    124gvs129g
  • 1.8mm thinner
    9.9mmvs11.7mm
  • Has a serial shot mode
  • 13.24% less body volume
    78.57cm³vs87.25052699999999cm³
  • Has a compass

Why is Nokia Lumia 530 better than Nokia Lumia 521?

  • 2.4x faster CPU speed
    4 x 1.2GHzvs2 x 1GHz
  • 5.58% higher pixel density
    246ppivs233ppi
  • 6.75% higher resolution
    480 x 854pxvs480 x 800px
  • Has NFC
  • 1.7mm narrower
    62.3mmvs64mm
  • 1 newer Bluetooth version
    4vs3
  • 4.3mm shorter
    119.7mmvs124mm
  • Has integrated graphics

Top specs and features

Design

1.thickness

9.9mm

11.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

2.weight

124g

129g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

3.width

64mm

62.3mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.height

124mm

119.7mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

5.volume

78.57cm³

87.25cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

6.has a QWERTY keyboard
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

For example

Sharp Aquos R2 Compact

Display

1.resolution

480 x 800px

480 x 854px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

233ppi

246ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

For example

Panasonic Eluga Z1

4.screen size

4"

4"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

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.

6.has a touch screen
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.Has integrated graphics
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

2.Has out-of-order execution
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

3.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

4.RAM

0.5GB

0.5GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

5.Has NX bit
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.

6.Has TrustZone
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).

Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

5MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

720 x 30fps

480 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

3.widest aperture

f/2.4

f/2.4

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.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

4.has a front camera
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

For example

Vivo Z1 Lite

5.has a flash
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

For example

Vivo Z1 Lite

6.has a built-in HDR mode
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.has a radio
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Vivo Z1 Lite

3.has dedicated media keys
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

1430mAh

1430mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Umidigi One Max

3.has a removable battery
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

4.has a battery level indicator
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530
2.Has offline voice recognition
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530
4.download speed

21.1MBits/s

21.1MBits/s

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

1400MBits/s

5.Supports widgets
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

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.

6.has GPS
Nokia Lumia 521
Nokia Lumia 530

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

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