Lumia 520 Nokia

  • clock speed
    1
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    4
    inches
  • resolution
    233
    ppi

Lumia 800 Nokia

  • clock speed
    1.4
    GHz
  • RAM
    0.5
    GB
  • size
    3.7
    inches
  • resolution
    252
    ppi

Review Breakdown

Nokia Lumia 520 vs Lumia 800

Display

PPI, brightness and contrast ratio
8.3
8.3

Camera

sensor size and aperture
5.3
5.6

Battery life

3g talk time, web vrowsing and video playback
7.5
6.7

Music

voice volume and music volume
9.4
8.8

Geekaphone Score

7.6
7.4

Detailed Comparison

display

Size
4"
3.7"
Resolution
800 x 480 (233 ppi)
800 x 480 (252 ppi)
Panel
IPS LCD (RGB Stripe)
AMOLED (PenTile)
Brightness
422 cd/m²
369 cd/m²
Contrast in sunlight
1.161
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Surface
Scratch-resistant glass
Gorilla Glass
Video out
720p (Micro USB)
720p

processor

System on a chip
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8227)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S2 (MSM8255)
CPU
1 GHz, ARM Krait
1.4 GHz, Qualcomm Scorpion
Architecture
Dual core
Single core
Linpack
--
--
Quadrant
--
--
GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 305
245 MHz, Qualcomm Adreno 205
Architecture
Single core
Single core
GL benchmark 2.5
--
--
Epic citadel
--
--
Basemark x
--
--
RAM
0.5 GB
0.5 GB

camera

Lens
f/2.4, 4 mm (45 mm equiv.)
f/2.2, 4 mm (30 mm equiv.)
Resolution
5 MP (2592 x 1936)
8 MP (3264 x 2448)
Sensor
1/4" (3.2 mm × 2.4 mm)
1/3" (4.8 mm × 3.6 mm)
Light sensitivity
--
--
Flash
None
LED
Autofocus
Yes
Yes
Image stabilization
None
None
Panorama
Yes
No
Continuous shooting
None
None
Aperture
f/2.4
f/2.2
Secondary camera
None
None

video

Video resolution
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
1280 x 720 @ 30 fps
Video file format
MP4 VC-1/WMV
MP4 H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Maximum bitrate
30 Mbps
14 Mbps
Video light
No
Yes

battery

Type
Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Lithium-Ion (Non-removable)
Capacity
1,430 mA·h
1,450 mA·h
Talk time
601 min
570 min
Standby time
21,600 min
20,100 min
Tested
3G talk time
813 min
505 min
Web browsing
435 min
247 min
Video playback
350 min
352 min

music

Speaker
Stereo (Back)
Stereo (Back)
Frequency response
+0.16, -0.10
+0.13, -0.12
Noise level
-82.3 dB
-87.3 dB
Headphone
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
Frequency response
+0.40, -0.14
+1.03, -5.90
Noise level
-82.3 dB
-87.1 dB
FM radio
Receive
Receive

form factor

Size
119.9 x 64 x 9.9 mm
61.2 x 116.5 x 12.1 mm
Weight
124 g
142 g
Body
Plastic
Plastic
Keyboard
None
None
Buttons
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera
Home, Volume, Back, Multitask, Camera

software

Operating system
Windows Phone 8
Windows Phone 7.5 Mango
Upgradable to
--
Windows Phone 7.8
Custom UI
--
--
Onscreen keyboards
--
--
Sunspider
1,444 ms
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connectivity

Network
3G, HSDPA (21.1 Mb/s)
3.5G, HSDPA (7.2 Mb/s)
WiFi
802.11a/b/g/n (Hotspot)
802.11b/g/n (Hotspot)
NFC
No
No
Bluetooth
2.1+EDR
USB On-the-Go
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--

features

Internal storage
8 GB
16 GB
Supported card formats
microSDXC
None
Included accessories
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
  1. Charger
  2. Headphones
SIM card
Micro-SIM
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Speaker volume (Voice)
68.2 dB
60.9 dB
Speaker volume (Music)
69 dB
59 dB
Special-features

sensors

Location
A-GPS, GLONASS
A-GPS
Gyroscope
No
No
Accelerometer
Yes
Yes
Light sensor
Yes
Yes
Proximity sensor
Yes
Yes
Compass
No
Yes
Thermometer
No
No
Barometer
No
No
Hygrometer
No
No