Nokia Lumia 925

46 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 925 is better

than the average

1.A little bit higher pixel density
334ppivs 317ppi (the average)
vs 806ppi (best: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual)
139gvs 146g (the average)
vs 68.9g (best: Microsoft Nokia 105)
3.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.
8.5mmvs 9.3mm (the average)
vs 4.7mm (best: Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini)
5.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.
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.
129mmvs 138mm (the average)
vs 66.7mm (best: Microsoft Lumia 638)
14.Amply 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.Vastly 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.
17.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.
18.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (75% don't have it)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
19.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.
20.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.
21.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
22.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
23.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.
24.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
25.Sizably faster uploads
50MBits/svs 35MBits/s (the average)
vs 150.8MBits/s (best: HTC One E9+ Dual SIM)
26.Has manual focus
Yesvs No (95% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the focus.
27.Less body volume
78cm³vs 88cm³ (the average)
vs 47.7cm³ (best: Nokia Asha 200)
28.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.
29.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (80% don't have it)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
30.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.
31.Has a AMOLED Display
Deeper blacks and Brighter Whites, The display literaly disappears, you wont be able to distinguish the screen from the bezel
32.Has Gorilla Glass 2 display
Gorilla® Glass 2 with NDR enables improved damage resistance and toughness compared to former glass compositions.
33.Has PureView Technology
Award-winning PureView technology, Carl Zeiss optics and six physical lenses. The Nokia Lumia 925 lets you capture the great moments, day or night.
34.And its not apple
35.Newer Bluetooth version 4.0
reduced power consumption by enabling devices to remain paired, or connected to each other, without requiring a continual stream of data to be transferred between the devices.
36.Looks nicer
The aluminum frame and thinner body put this phone on the same playing field as the iPhone 5 or HTC One
37.Mac Compatibility
The phone doesn't need any software to communicate with mac. I have a mac and its awesome
38.Has free maps
Free maps are cool
39.Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4 Dual-core 1.5 GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
Yesvs No (the average)
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (the average)
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