Nokia Lumia 820Samsung Galaxy S3
Top 56%13,140 points
Top 56%
Top 51%14,648 points
Top 51%
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Nokia Lumia 820 vs Samsung Galaxy S3: 90 facts in comparison

1. battery power

21.43% more battery power.
1650mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
2100mAh
4401
0

2. total clock speed

46.43% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.5GHz
Vernee Apollo Lite: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 1.4GHz
3573
0

3. pixel density

29.08% higher pixel density.
217ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
306ppi
2940
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.30"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4.80"
2478
0

5. megapixels

0% more megapixels.
8MP
Nokia 808 Pureview: 41MP
8MP
2174
0

6. RAM

0GB more RAM memory.
1GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
1GB
2130
0

7. resolution

58.33% higher resolution.
480 x 800px
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 2560 x 3840px
720 x 1280px
1990
0

8. front camera megapixels

84.21% more megapixels (front camera).
0.30MP
Vivo V5 Plus: 20MP
1.90MP
1808
0

9. 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 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
83% have it
1614
0

10. weight

27g lighter.
160g
Microsoft Nokia 105 Dual SIM: 68.90g
133g
1363
0

11. 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
39% have it
1313
0

12. thickness

1.30mm thinner.
9.90mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.60mm
8.60mm
1179
0

13. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
44% have it
1166
0

14. internal storage

8GB more internal storage.
8GB
Huawei P10 Plus: 256GB
16GB
932
0

15. 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 820
6% have it
798
0

16. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
91% have it
794
0

17. download speed

4.76x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Sony Xperia XZ Premium: 1024MBits/s
21MBits/s
758
0

18. 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
37% have it
713
0

19. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Nokia Lumia 820
8% have it
675
0

20. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Gionee Elife E8: 2176 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps
666
0

21. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
38% have it
640
0

22. width

2.10mm narrower.
68.50mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
70.60mm
595
0

23. Has a dual-tone LED flash

A dual-tone LED flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better colour balance to photos and videos.
Nokia Lumia 820
22% have it
582
0

24. height

12.80mm shorter.
123.80mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
136.60mm
524
0

25. 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.
2.20f
Oppo F3 Plus: 1.70f
2.60f
483
0

26. 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(Windows Phone 8)
Samsung Galaxy S3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
81% have it
471
0

27. Is a multi-user system

Nokia Lumia 820(Windows Phone 8)
68% have it
452
0

28. has a two-stage shutter

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.
Nokia Lumia 820
2% have it
432
0

29. Bluetooth version

0.90 newer Bluetooth version.
3.10
Asus Zenfone 3 Laser (ZC551KL): 4.20
4
401
0

30. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 4
2
391
0

31. 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
34% have it
385
0

32. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nokia Lumia 820
Samsung Galaxy S3
20% have it
365
0

33. Has offline voice recognition

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
Nokia Lumia 820(Windows Phone 8)
Samsung Galaxy S3(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
75% have it
365
0

34. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
Apple iPhone SE 128GB: 14nm
32nm
360
0

35. 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(Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16))
84% have it
357
0

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