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Nokia Lumia 820

Nokia Lumia 820

Rs. 20,179
• Windows, Microsoft Windows Phone 8 • 4.3 inches, 480 x 800 pixels Display • 1.5 GHz Processor • 1 GB RAM
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Samsung Galaxy S3

Samsung Galaxy S3

Rs. 21,490
• Android, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradable to v4.1.1 (Jelly Bean) • 4.8 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels Display • 1.4 GHz Processor • 1 GB RAM

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Faster Processor
Nokia Lumia 820 1.5 GHz
Samsung Galaxy S3 1.4 GHz

Around 7% faster processor speed than Samsung Galaxy S3. Fast processor delivers better performance with quick background processing and faster turnaround time in running apps.

Supports HDMI
Nokia Lumia 820 yes
Samsung Galaxy S3 No

Plug your phone with HDMI supported external devices like HDTV via cable and stream videos, photos and other media for a bigger viewing experience.

Higher internal memory
Nokia Lumia 820 8 GB
Samsung Galaxy S3 16 GB

Around 100% higher internal memory than Nokia Lumia 820. With more internal memory install more applications and store more contacts, messages, emails, songs, videos and photos on your device.

Bigger Screen
Nokia Lumia 820 4.3 Inch
Samsung Galaxy S3 4.8 Inch

Around 12% bigger screen size than Nokia Lumia 820. Bigger screens are easier on the eyes and ensure better interaction with the phone and its applications.

Higher screen resolution
Nokia Lumia 820 480 x 800 Pixel
Samsung Galaxy S3 720 x 1280 Pixel

Around 140% higher screen resolution than Nokia Lumia 820. Get sharper images, videos and text with high resolution screens.

Higher Front Camera Resolution
Nokia Lumia 820 0.3 Mp
Samsung Galaxy S3 1.9 Mp

Around 533% higher front camera resolution than Nokia Lumia 820. Get sharp and clear self-portraits and better video calling experience with high resolution front camera.

Higher Battery Capacity
Nokia Lumia 820 1650 mAh
Samsung Galaxy S3 2100 mAh

Around 27% higher battery capacity than Nokia Lumia 820. The higher the battery capacity, the longer the battery will last.

Longer standby time
Nokia Lumia 820 330 hr
Samsung Galaxy S3 590 hr

Around 79% longer standby time than Nokia Lumia 820. Long battery standby time allows the phone to stay charged longer without a need to charge it again in an idle condition.

Longer talktime
Nokia Lumia 820 14 hr
Samsung Galaxy S3 21 hr 40 min

Around 55% longer battery talktime than Nokia Lumia 820. Long battery talktime allows users to talk for longer hours on a single charge.

Slimmer
Nokia Lumia 820 123.8 x 68.5 x 9.9 mm
Samsung Galaxy S3 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm

Around 13% slimmer than Nokia Lumia 820. Slim phones are easy to carry around, fits into your pocket and are stylish.

Lighter
Nokia Lumia 820 160 Grams
Samsung Galaxy S3 133 Grams

Around 17% lighter than Nokia Lumia 820. Light mobiles are easy to handle and carry around.

Summary
Specs Score
60/100
67/100
Review Rating
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General Specifications
Weight
160 Grams
20%
Heavier than Samsung Galaxy S3
133 Grams
17%
Lighter than Nokia Lumia 820
Lighter
Form Factor
Bar
Bar
Dimensions
123.8 x 68.5 x 9.9 mm
15%
Bulkier than Samsung Galaxy S3
136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm
13%
Slimmer than Nokia Lumia 820
Slimmer
Network Band
GSM
GSM
2G Network
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network
LTE 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600
Dual Sim
Smartphone
Keyboard
Touch
Touch
Other Input Features
Multi-Touch Screen, Nokia ClearBlack Display
Multi-Touch
Stylus
Color
Yellow, White, Red, Grey, Blue, Black
Blue, White
Display
Display Colors
16M
16M
Display Size
4.3 Inch
10%
Smaller screen size than Samsung Galaxy S3
4.8 Inch
12%
Bigger screen size than Nokia Lumia 820
Bigger
Display Resolution
480 x 800 Pixel
58%
Lower screen resolution than Samsung Galaxy S3
720 x 1280 Pixel
140%
Higher screen resolution than Nokia Lumia 820
Higher Screen Resolution
Display Features
AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen
Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Digital Compass, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Gyroscope, Barometer, Compass
Camera
Camera
8 mp
8 mp
Secondary Camera
0.3 Mp, VGA Camera
84%
Lower camera resolution than Samsung Galaxy S3
1.9 Mp
533%
Higher camera resolution than Nokia Lumia 820
Higher Camera Resolution
GEO Tagging
Zoom
4x Digital Zoom
Digital Zoom
Video Recording
Video Resolution
1080p@30fps
1080p@30fps
Connectivity
GPRS
Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 Slots), 32 - 48 Kbps
Class 12
Edge
Class 12
Class 12
3G Details
HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
HSDPA, HSUPA
4G Details
LTE, Cat3, 50 Mbps UL, 100 Mbps DL
NFC Support
WiFi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Port
Micro USB V2.0
Micro USB V2.0
Bluetooth
V3.1 With A2DP, EDR
V4.0 With A2DP, EDR
Infrared
HDMI Port
Battery
Battery Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Battery Capacity
1650 mAh
21%
Lower battery capacity than Samsung Galaxy S3
2100 mAh
27%
Higher battery capacity than Nokia Lumia 820
Higher battery capacity
Stand By Time (GSM)
330 hr
44%
Shorter standby time than Samsung Galaxy S3
590 hr
79%
Longer standby time than Nokia Lumia 820
Longer standby time
Talk Time
14 hr
35%
Shorter talktime than Samsung Galaxy S3
21 hr 40 min
55%
Longer talktime than Nokia Lumia 820
Longer talktime
Stand By Time 3G
330 hr
790 hr
Talk Time 3G
8 hr
11 hr 40 min
Music Play Time
55 hr
Technology
Java
Java MIDP Emulator
Operating System Type
Windows
Android
Operating System Version
Microsoft Windows Phone 8
V4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), Upgradable To V4.1.1 (Jelly Bean)
Browser
HTML5
HTML, Adobe Flash
Processor
1.5 GHz
7%
Faster processor speed than Samsung Galaxy S3
Faster Processor
1.4 GHz
7%
Slower processor speed than Nokia Lumia 820
Processor Type
Dual-core Krait
Quad Core Cortex-A9
GPU Type
Adreno 225
Mali-400MP
GPS
With A-GPS Support And GLONASS
With A-GPS Support And GLONASS
RAM
1 GB
1 GB
Chipset
Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon
Exynos 4412 Quad
Other Features
Internal Memory
8 GB
50%
Low internal memory than Samsung Galaxy S3
16 GB
100%
More internal memory than Nokia Lumia 820
Higher Internal Memory
External Memory
Micro Sd Card 64GB
Micro Sd Card Up To 64 GB
Phone Book
Unlimited
Unlimited
Messaging
SMS
Threaded View
Threaded View
MMS
Unified MMS/SMS Editor, Automatic Resizing Of Images For MMS,
Email
SMTP, IMAP4, POP3
Instant Messaging
Music & Video
Ring Tone
Vibration, MP3, WAV Ringtones
Polyphonic, MP3 Ringtones
Radio
FM Radio
Speaker
Headset
Audio Format
MPC, AMR, M4A, AAC, WMA, WAV, MP3
AAC, WMA, eAAC+, MP3
Video Format
H.263, H.264, WMV, MP4, 3GP
H.263, H.264, MP4, 3GP
Call Information
Call Records
Photo Call
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