Nokia Lumia 729

25 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 729 is better

than the average

128gvs 146g (the average)
vs 68.9g (best: Microsoft Nokia 105)
2.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (57% don't have it)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
9mmvs 9mm (the average)
vs 4.7mm (best: Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini)
4.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (92% don't have it)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
5.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (85% don't have it)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
6.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (89% don't have it)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
7.Has NFC
Yesvs No (59% don't have it)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
8.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (77% don't have it)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
67.5mmvs 70.1mm (the average)
vs 42mm (best: Vertu Signature for Bentley)
127.9mmvs 138.3mm (the average)
vs 66.7mm (best: Microsoft Lumia 638)
11.Significantly wider aperture at minimum focal length
1.9vs 2.1 (the average)
vs 1.7 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB)
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.
12.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (95% don't have it)
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.
13.Significantly more microphone(s)
2vs 2 (the average)
vs 4 (best: Motorola Moto Z Force)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
14.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (65% don't have it)
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.
15.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (75% don't have it)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
16.Reasonably smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 30nm (the average)
vs 14nm (best: Apple iPhone 6s Plus 32GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
17.Has a video light
Yesvs No (78% don't have it)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
18.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
19.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (68% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
20.Less body volume
78cm³vs 88cm³ (the average)
vs 47.7cm³ (best: Nokia Asha 200)
21.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
22.A lot shorter minimum focal length
26mmvs 28mm (the average)
vs 10mm (best: Nokia Lumia 830)
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.
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (the average)
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