Comparing Nokia Lumia 925 vs Nokia Lumia 521

1. Nokia Lumia 925

46 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 925 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 925 vs Nokia Lumia 521

1.Explicitly more battery power
2000mAhvs 1430mAh (Nokia Lumia 521)
2.Explicitly faster CPU clock speed
2 x 1.5GHzvs 2 x 1GHz (Nokia Lumia 521)
3.Noticeably higher pixel density
334ppivs 233ppi (Nokia Lumia 521)
4.Explicitly bigger screen size
4.5"vs 4" (Nokia Lumia 521)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.Considerably more megapixels (photo)
8.7MPvs 5MP (Nokia Lumia 521)
6.Substantially more RAM memory
1GBvs 0.5GB (Nokia Lumia 521)
7.Distinctly higher resolution
768 x 1,280pxvs 480 x 800px (Nokia Lumia 521)
8.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
8.5mmvs 9.9mm (Nokia Lumia 521)
10.Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
11.Vastly more internal storage
16GBvs 8GB (Nokia Lumia 521)
12.Has a radio
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
13.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
14.Distinctly faster downloads
100MBits/svs 21.1MBits/s (Nokia Lumia 521)
15.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
16.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
17.Significantly better video recording quality
1,080 x 30fpsvs 720 x 30fps (Nokia Lumia 521)
18.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.
19.Has NFC
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
20.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
21.Clearly wider aperture at minimum focal length
2vs 2.4 (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
22.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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.
23.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.
24.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
25.Has a video light
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
26.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
27.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.
28.Significantly faster uploads
50MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Nokia Lumia 521)
29.Has manual focus
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
This allows to manually set the focus.
30.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.
31.Has a flash
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
32.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
33.Has a front camera
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
A front camera can be used for video chats / self portraits.
34.Noticeably shorter minimum focal length
26mmvs 28mm (Nokia Lumia 521)
A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
35.Has a AMOLED Display
Deeper blacks and Brighter Whites, The display literaly disappears, you wont be able to distinguish the screen from the bezel
36.Has Gorilla Glass 2 display
Gorilla® Glass 2 with NDR enables improved damage resistance and toughness compared to former glass compositions.
37.Has PureView Technology
Award-winning PureView technology, Carl Zeiss optics and six physical lenses. The Nokia Lumia 925 lets you capture the great moments, day or night.
38.And its not apple
39.Newer Bluetooth version 4.0
reduced power consumption by enabling devices to remain paired, or connected to each other, without requiring a continual stream of data to be transferred between the devices.
40.Looks nicer
The aluminum frame and thinner body put this phone on the same playing field as the iPhone 5 or HTC One
41.Mac Compatibility
The phone doesn't need any software to communicate with mac. I have a mac and its awesome
42.Has free maps
Free maps are cool
43.Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4 Dual-core 1.5 GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 521)
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2. Nokia Lumia 521

10 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 521 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 521 vs Nokia Lumia 925

1.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
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 139g (Nokia Lumia 925)
3.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
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.
4.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 925)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
64mmvs 70.6mm (Nokia Lumia 925)
124mmvs 129mm (Nokia Lumia 925)
7.A little less body volume
75.7cm³vs 78cm³ (Nokia Lumia 925)
8.Reasonably longer maximum focal length
28mmvs 26mm (Nokia Lumia 925)
A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
9.Advanced Touchscreen Technologies
Patented touchscreen technologies work even with gloves on.
10.Supports 4g
the HTC desire 600 doesn't support 4g
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