Nokia Lumia 920

39 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 920 is better

than the average

1.A little bit higher pixel density
332ppivs 317ppi (the average)
vs 806ppi (best: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual)
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.
3.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (82% don't have it)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yesvs No (87% don't have it)
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.
5.Way more internal storage
32GBvs 23GB (the average)
vs 256GB (best: Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL))
6.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.
7.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.
8.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
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.
9.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (89% don't have it)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
10.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (50% don't have it)
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.
11.Has NFC
Yesvs No (59% don't have it)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
12.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.
130.3mmvs 138.3mm (the average)
vs 66.7mm (best: Microsoft Lumia 638)
14.A lot wider aperture at minimum focal length
2vs 2 (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.
15.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.
16.Amply newer Bluetooth version
4vs 4 (the average)
vs 4.2 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa))
17.Measurably more microphone(s)
3vs 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.
18.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.
19.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (75% don't have it)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
20.Plenty 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.
21.Has a video light
Yesvs No (79% don't have it)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
22.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
23.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
24.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (54% don't have it)
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.
25.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
26.Measurably faster uploads
50MBits/svs 35MBits/s (the average)
vs 150.8MBits/s (best: HTC One E9+ Dual SIM)
27.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.
28.Plenty lower SAR for body (USA)
0.91W/kgvs 0.98W/kg (the average)
vs 0.205W/kg (best: OnePlus 2)
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.
29.Amply 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.
30.It comes in different colours
fully customizable cover
31.Supports Glance Screen
Glance is a Windows Phone 8 feature that allows you to look at the clock and selected notifications (eg: mail, facebook, dropped calls etc) att all times, or when you take it off the pocket (configurable)
32.Much higher assortments of coulers
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
Yesvs No (the average)
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (the average)
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