21points

Nokia Lumia 900

93points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Nokia Lumia 900
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Nokia Lumia 900 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Why is Nokia Lumia 900 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • 36g lighter
    159gvs195g
  • Has a radio
  • 6.2mm narrower
    68.6mmvs74.8mm
  • 34.7mm shorter
    127.8mmvs162.5mm
  • 13.9% less body volume
    99.94cm³vs104.533cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than Nokia Lumia 900?

  • 1.8x more battery power
    3300mAhvs1830mAh
  • 11.43x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.7GHzvs1 x 1.4GHz
  • 2.07x higher pixel density
    521ppivs252ppi
  • 46.51% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs4.3"
  • 5.5GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs0.5GB
  • 3x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs8MP
  • 11.1x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs480 x 800px
  • 8x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs1MP

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Design

1.weight

159g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

3.thickness

11.4mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

68.6mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

6.height

127.8mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

252ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

4.3"

6.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

480 x 800px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

6.has an IPS screen
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

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Performance

1.CPU speed

1 x 1.4GHz

4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.7GHz (Samsung Exynos 8895)

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

0.5GB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

4.internal storage

16GB

256GB

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1024GB

5.semiconductor size

45nm

10nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

1MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

4.video recording (main camera)

720 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

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1080 x 120fps

5.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

6.has a BSI sensor
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.has a radio
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

5.has dedicated media keys
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

1830mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.Supports fast charging
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

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Features

1.download speed

50MBits/s

600MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

3.Is DLNA certified
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

6.Bluetooth version

2.1

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.supports AVCHD format
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.has a dedicated Facebook key
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

4.Is a system camera
Nokia Lumia 900
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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