Nokia Lumia 521Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
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Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
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Nokia Lumia 521 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB: 108 facts in comparison

1. battery power

2.31x more battery power.
1430mAh
Energizer Power Max P16K Pro: 16000mAh
3300mAh

2. total clock speed

8.7x faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1GHz
Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB: 10 x 2.6GHz
4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHz(Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

3. pixel density

2.24x higher pixel density.
233ppi
Sony Xperia H8541: 847ppi
521ppi

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
6.3"

5. RAM

5.5GB more RAM memory.
0.5GB
ZTE Nubia Z18: 8GB
6GB

6. megapixels

4.8x more megapixels (main camera).
5MP
Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design: 40 & 20 & 8MP
12MP & 12MP

7. resolution

11.1x higher resolution.
480 x 800px
Sony Xperia H8541: 2160 x 4320px
1440 x 2960px

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.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
85% have it

9. has branded damage resistant glass

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
39% have it

10. weight

71g lighter.
124g
Garmin Vivosmart 3 (large): 21.5g
195g

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.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
78% have it

12. thickness

1.3mm thinner.
9.9mm
Asus Zenfone AR 64GB: 4.6mm
8.6mm

13. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
39% have it

14. internal storage

248GB more internal storage.
8GB
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s: 256GB
256GB

15. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
8% have it

16. has built-in optical image stabilization

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.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
14% have it

17. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
86% have it

18. download speed

48.53x faster downloads.
21.1MBits/s
Panasonic Eluga Ray 700: 1500MBits/s
1024MBits/s(Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

19. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
67% have it

20. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB(Android 7.0 Nougat)
66% have it

21. wireless charging

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
6% have it

22. video recording

3x better video recording quality.
720 x 30fps
Alcatel A30: 7220 x 30fps
2160 x 30fps

23. 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.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
32% have it

24. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Nokia Lumia 521
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) 256GB
37% have it

25. width

10.8mm narrower.
64mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
74.8mm

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