Comparing Nokia Lumia 920 vs Samsung Galaxy S3

1. Nokia Lumia 920

35 Reasons why Nokia Lumia 920 is better

Comparing Nokia Lumia 920 vs Samsung Galaxy S3

1.A little bit higher pixel density
332ppivs 306ppi (Samsung Galaxy S3)
2.Clearly more megapixels (photo)
8.7MPvs 8MP (Samsung Galaxy S3)
3.Reasonably higher resolution
768 x 1,280pxvs 720 x 1,280px (Samsung Galaxy S3)
4.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
5.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
6.Has built-in optical image stabilization
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
7.Noticeably more internal storage
32GBvs 16GB (Samsung Galaxy S3)
8.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
9.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
10.Sizably faster downloads
100MBits/svs 21MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S3)
11.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
12.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
13.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
130.3mmvs 136.6mm (Samsung Galaxy S3)
15.Vastly wider aperture at minimum focal length
2vs 2.6 (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
16.Has a two-stage shutter
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
17.Noticeably more microphone(s)
3vs 2 (Samsung Galaxy S3)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
18.Measurably smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 32nm (Samsung Galaxy S3)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
19.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
20.Vastly faster uploads
50MBits/svs 5.76MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy S3)
21.Considerably lower SAR for body (USA)
0.91W/kgvs 1.49W/kg (Samsung Galaxy S3)
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.
22.It comes in different colours
fully customizable cover
23.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)
24.Much higher assortments of coulers
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Windows Phone 8
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy S3)
Nokia Lumia 920
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2. Samsung Galaxy S3

25 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy S3 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy S3 vs Nokia Lumia 920

1.Notably more battery power
2100mAhvs 2000mAh (Nokia Lumia 920)
2.Appreciably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.4GHzvs 2 x 1.5GHz (Nokia Lumia 920)
3.Distinctly bigger screen size
4.8"vs 4.5" (Nokia Lumia 920)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Significantly more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.9MPvs 1.3MP (Nokia Lumia 920)
5.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 920)
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.
133gvs 185g (Nokia Lumia 920)
7.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 920)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
8.6mmvs 10.7mm (Nokia Lumia 920)
70.6mmvs 70.8mm (Nokia Lumia 920)
10.Substantially less body volume
82.94cm³vs 98.71cm³ (Nokia Lumia 920)
11.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 920)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
12.Appreciably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.55W/kgvs 1.08W/kg (Nokia Lumia 920)
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.
13.Substantially lower SAR for head (EU)
0.21W/kgvs 0.7W/kg (Nokia Lumia 920)
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 2.0 W/kg in the EU.
14.Smart stay
the screen switchws off if you are not looking at it
15.Has Radio
16.Zero Shutter Lag
This means photos are much more sharper and can be taken in less than 0.5 seconds
17.Notification light
18.Louder speaker
This speaker is louder and clearer
19.LED light
Able to see notification without turning on the screen
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (API level 16)
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 920)
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yesvs No (Nokia Lumia 920)
Samsung Galaxy S3
Samsung Galaxy S3 specs
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Samsung Galaxy S3 pros and cons
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