How does the Lumia 920 camera fare against a $7,000 Canon EOS-1D X DSLR?

We have all been effectively “wowed” by the Lumia 920’s camera, especially its low-light performance...
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36. MC1123

Posts: 1256; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

AGAIN..it will be about on people's reference... and windows phone just work ok for me...

23. jsdechavez

Posts: 799; Member since: Jul 20, 2012

Wow.. Massive improvement over the Nokia Lumia 900. The low-light performance do compare with the dslr. If the Lumia 920 was made with the 808 Pureview Pro camera resolution this would have been on par with the dslr.

27. MC1123

Posts: 1256; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

actually lumia 900's camera was not that good! it was i think a rush product for nokia's event the Nokia world...remember they said before that they dont have much time to design a phone or make improvements..thats why the first WP by nokia ressembles to the N9 (L800 and L900) and C7/701 (710) and the 2nd batch of lumia, the lumia 920 and 820 is the biggest improvement! and they make more attractive! but still i think the lumia 920 was rush...because, maybe next year, we might see a lumia with 41MP or whatever new innovation of nokia..but still lumia 920 is awesome as it is! it is the next best camera phone in the world! 1.) 808 PV 2.) Lumia 920 3.)N8 4.)iPhone 5/S3/oneX

28. Shubham412302

Posts: 578; Member since: Nov 09, 2011

wait for pureview phase 3 it will push all the limits in smartphone photography

35. steelicon

Posts: 318; Member since: Apr 02, 2011

Hm. Wait for Windows Phone 7. No, wait for Windows Phone 7.5. Oh sorry, wait for Windows Phone 7.8. Well, we seem to need to wait for Windows Phone 8. Ermmm, sorry again, Windows Phone 9 should do the trick. Meanwhile, have a bite of PureView Faux because we won't be giving you the PureView Pro anymore. In fact, we just want you to salivate without giving you satisfaction or the privilege of resolution and closure. Keep hanging on! Keep Calm and Carry On! (Oh I forgot, Nokia is now mostly an American/Chinese company than Finnish, LOL!)

29. Thephonegeek

Posts: 118; Member since: Nov 22, 2012

920 has an amazing camera. It's lowlight performence is better than all other smartphones and even Entry level DSLR cameras. But, it's daylight performence is a little bit above average and it's sunlight flare is disappointing.

34. T12RYK

Posts: 849; Member since: Jun 10, 2011

Nokia truly do have one of the best Cameras in a smartphone and for me its good enough to replace a standard camera (I actually ditched mine when I got an iPhone 4). Don't get me wrong, its can't compete with a DSLR Camera but lets face it, its hold up really well compared to how small the lens is.

37. GeekMovement unregistered

Nokia has the best camera in their smartphones, it's really amazing. Their recent device (Lumia 920) felt like a gem in my hands. But you can't really compare DSLR's to smartphone cameras.
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