Nokia Lumia 820Samsung Galaxy S3
Top 44%12,989 points
Top 44%
Top 49%14,457 points
Top 49%
Screen size
Number of smartphones
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Top 65%
795 smartphones
4.67" - 5.13"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
resolution
total clock speed
battery power
4.3"
4.8"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
Best

Nokia Lumia 820 vs Samsung Galaxy S3: 33 facts in comparison

1. battery power

21.43% more battery power.
1650mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
2100mAh
4319
0

2. total clock speed

46.43% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.5GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 1.4GHz
3509
0

3. pixel density

29.08% higher pixel density.
217ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
306ppi
2897
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.3"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4.8"
2434
0

5. resolution

58.33% higher resolution.
480 x 800px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
720 x 1280px
1956
0

6. front camera megapixels

84.21% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
0.3MP
OnePlus 3T: 16MP
1.9MP
1784
0

7. weight

27g lighter.
160g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
133g
1336
0

8. 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.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
43% have it
1294
0

9. thickness

1.3mm thinner.
9.9mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
8.6mm
1152
0

10. internal storage

8GB more internal storage.
8GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
16GB
910
0

11. download speed

4.76x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
21MBits/s
744
0

12. 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 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
40% have it
702
0

13. width

2.1mm narrower.
68.5mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
70.6mm
566
0

14. height

12.8mm shorter.
123.8mm
Microsoft Lumia 638: 66.7mm
136.6mm
498
0

15. widest aperture

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.
2.2
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB: 1.7
2.6
471
0

16. The browser has word wrap

The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
80% have it
467
0

17. Bluetooth version

0.9 newer Bluetooth version.
3.1
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
4
390
0

18. 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.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
36% have it
377
0

19. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
32nm
352
0

20. Is free and open source

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
84% have it
352
0

21. Supports Java

Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
84% have it
311
0

22. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
32% have it
284
0

23. has a CMOS sensor

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.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
46% have it
273
0

24. upload

8.68x faster uploads.
50MBits/s
HTC One E9+ Dual SIM: 150.8MBits/s
5.76MBits/s
262
0

25. volume

0.68% less body volume.
83.5cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
82.94cm³
200
0

26. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
52% have it
187
0

27. SAR - US whole body

SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
0.71W/kg
OnePlus 2: 0.205W/kg
1.49W/kg
139
0

28. Has out-of-order execution

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
53% have it
131
0

29. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
55% have it
130
0

30. Has sharing intents

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
80% have it
126
0

31. SAR - US head

SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
1.37W/kg
Samsung Galaxy SII I9100: 0.16W/kg
0.55W/kg
121
0

32. Has TrustZone

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).
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
55% have it
120
0

33. SAR - EU head

SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
0.79W/kg
Xolo Black 1X: 0.09W/kg
0.21W/kg
106
0
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