50points

Nokia Lumia 925

95points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Nokia Lumia 925
Comparison winner
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143 facts in comparison

Nokia Lumia 925 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
50
points
95
points

Why is Nokia Lumia 925 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • 56g lighter
    139gvs195g
  • 0.1mm thinner
    8.5mmvs8.6mm
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 4.2mm narrower
    70.6mmvs74.8mm
  • 33.5mm shorter
    129mmvs162.5mm
  • Has a two-stage shutter
  • 25.94% less body volume
    77.41cm³vs104.533cm³

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than Nokia Lumia 925?

  • 1.65x more battery power
    3300mAhvs2000mAh
  • 5.33x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.7GHzvs2 x 1.5GHz
  • 1.56x higher pixel density
    521ppivs334ppi
  • 40% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs4.5"
  • 5GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs1GB
  • 2.76x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs8.7MP
  • 4.34x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs768 x 1280px
  • 6.67x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs1.2MP

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

2.Weather sealed
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

3.weight

139g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8.5mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

70.6mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

129mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

768 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

334ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Nokia Lumia 925
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.

4.screen size

4.5"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Nokia Lumia 925
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

Huawei Honor View 20 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

6.Has an AMOLED display
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Nokia Lumia 925
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.

2.Has integrated graphics
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

3.CPU threads

2 (Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960)

8 (Samsung Exynos 8895)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

4.Has out-of-order execution
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

5.Has AES
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

Cameras

1.megapixels

8.7MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Nokia Lumia 925
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.

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

1.2MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/2

f/2.4 & f/1.7

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.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Nokia Lumia 925
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

Lenovo Z5s

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

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 radio
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

2000mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
Nokia Lumia 925
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.

3.has a removable battery
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.Supports fast charging
Nokia Lumia 925
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.

5.has a battery level indicator
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
2.Has offline voice recognition
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
5.Is free and open source
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Nokia Lumia 925
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

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