Nokia Lumia 520Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Top 63%10,761 points
Top 63%
Top 27%21,306 points
Top 27%
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156 smartphones
5.6" - 6.07"
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RAM
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4"
5.7"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
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Nokia Lumia 520 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: 93 facts in comparison

1. battery power

55.31% more battery power.
1430mAh
Gionee M2017: 7000mAh
3200mAh
4340
0

2. total clock speed

78.26% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 2.3GHz
3525
0

3. pixel density

39.95% higher pixel density.
233ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
388ppi
2910
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
5.7"
2444
0

5. megapixels

61.54% more megapixels (photo).
5MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
13MP
2150
0

6. RAM

2.5GB more RAM memory.
0.5GB
Asus Zenfone AR: 8GB
3GB
2093
0

7. resolution

81.48% higher resolution.
480 x 800px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
1080 x 1920px
1965
0

8. 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 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
81% have it
1593
0

9. weight

44g lighter.
124g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
168g
1344
0

10. 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 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
43% have it
1299
0

11. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Nokia Lumia 520
79% have it
1233
0

12. thickness

1.6mm thinner.
9.9mm
Asus Zenfone AR: 4.6mm
8.3mm
1161
0

13. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
42% have it
1159
0

14. has built-in optical image stabilization

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.
Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
13% have it
964
0

15. Supports 4K resolution

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
60% have it
831
0

16. has a radio

It works as an FM radio with included headsets
Nokia Lumia 520
63% have it
824
0

17. 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 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
8% have it
791
0

18. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
91% have it
786
0

19. 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 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
39% have it
704
0

20. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Nokia Lumia 520
10% have it
672
0

21. video recording

66.67% better video recording quality.
720 x 30fps
Sharp Aquos Xx3: 2176 x 120fps
2160 x 30fps
655
0

22. has an IPS screen

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.
Nokia Lumia 520
51% have it
640
0

23. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
41% have it
627
0

24. width

15mm narrower.
64mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
79mm
573
0

25. Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

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.
Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
28% have it
535
0

26. height

31.3mm shorter.
119.9mm
Motorola FlipOut: 67mm
151.2mm
505
0

27. 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.
2.4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB: 1.7
2.2
477
0

28. 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 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
81% have it
468
0

29. Is a multi-user system

Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
69% have it
446
0

30. 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 520
4% have it
430
0

31. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 4.2
4
394
0

32. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Motorola Moto Z Force: 4
2
386
0

33. 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 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
36% have it
379
0

34. 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 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
75% have it
362
0

35. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
24% have it
361
0

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