Nokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S3
Top 60%17,848 points
Top 60%
Top 49%14,452 points
Top 49%
Screen size
Number of smartphones
lowmidhigh
Top 65%
795 smartphones
4.67" - 5.13"
NaN% of all smartphonesYes
No
screen size
resolution
total clock speed
battery power
megapixels
4.5"
4.8"
Samsung Galaxy J Max
7"
Best

Nokia Lumia 920 vs Samsung Galaxy S3: 37 facts in comparison

1. battery power

4.76% more battery power.
2000mAh
Gionee M6 Plus: 6020mAh
2100mAh
4317
0

2. total clock speed

46.43% faster CPU clock speed.
2 x 1.5GHz
LeEco Le 2 Pro: 10 x 2.7GHz
4 x 1.4GHz
3508
0

3. pixel density

8.5% higher pixel density.
332ppi
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 806ppi
306ppi
2896
0

4. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.5"
Samsung Galaxy J Max: 7"
4.8"
2433
0

5. megapixels

8.75% more megapixels (photo).
8.7MP
Nokia Lumia 1020: 41MP
8MP
2142
0

6. resolution

6.67% higher resolution.
768 x 1280px
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 2560 x 3840px
720 x 1280px
1956
0

7. front camera megapixels

31.58% more megapixels (photo, front camera).
1.3MP
OnePlus 3T: 16MP
1.9MP
1782
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 920
Samsung Galaxy S3
81% have it
1590
0

9. weight

52g lighter.
185g
Microsoft Nokia 105: 68.9g
133g
1336
0

10. 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 920
Samsung Galaxy S3
79% have it
1226
0

11. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Nokia Lumia 920
Samsung Galaxy S3
42% have it
1154
0

12. thickness

2.1mm thinner.
10.7mm
Coolpad Ivvi K1 Mini: 4.7mm
8.6mm
1150
0

13. internal storage

16GB more internal storage.
32GB
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 256GB
16GB
910
0

14. download speed

4.76x faster downloads.
100MBits/s
Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 600MBits/s
21MBits/s
744
0

15. width

0.2mm narrower.
70.8mm
Vertu Signature for Bentley: 42mm
70.6mm
566
0

16. height

6.3mm shorter.
130.3mm
Microsoft Lumia 638: 66.7mm
136.6mm
498
0

17. 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
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB: 1.7
2.6
471
0

18. 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 920
Samsung Galaxy S3
80% have it
466
0

19. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3
Motorola Moto Z Force: 4
2
379
0

20. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
28nm
Apple iPhone 6s 64GB: 14nm
32nm
352
0

21. Is free and open source

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.
Nokia Lumia 920
Samsung Galaxy S3
84% have it
352
0

22. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
400MHz
Huawei Mate 9 Pro: 900MHz
533MHz
343
0

23. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2016)
509
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (AT&T): 5478
428
314
0

24. Supports Java

Nokia Lumia 920
Samsung Galaxy S3
84% have it
310
0

25. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
500MHz
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (AT&T): 2873MHz
400MHz
279
0

26. upload

8.68x faster uploads.
50MBits/s
HTC One E9+ Dual SIM: 150.8MBits/s
5.76MBits/s
261
0

27. volume

19.01% less body volume.
98.71cm³
Nokia Asha 200: 47.7cm³
82.94cm³
200
0

28. floating-point performance

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
0.0288TFLOPS
Gionee Elife S7: 0.81TFLOPS
0.02TFLOPS
179
0

29. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
2
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa): 8
4
171
0

30. Has AMOLED display

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
Nokia Lumia 920
Samsung Galaxy S3
20% have it
161
0

31. SAR - US whole body

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.
0.91W/kg
OnePlus 2: 0.205W/kg
1.49W/kg
139
0

32. Has sharing intents

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.
Nokia Lumia 920
Samsung Galaxy S3
80% have it
125
0

33. SAR - US head

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 head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
1.08W/kg
Samsung Galaxy SII I9100: 0.16W/kg
0.55W/kg
121
0

34. pixel rate

The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.
2.4GPixel/s
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual: 7.2GPixel/s
0.5GPixel/s
114
0

35. front-end width

The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better
3
Apple iPhone 7 Plus: 6
2
110
0
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