Nokia Lumia 1520 is first with assertive display: watch it easily beat Galaxy Note 3's screen

Nokia unveiled its first phablet, the Lumia 1520, two days ago and one of its key features is the sharp and vibrant 6-inch 1080 x 1920 pixel screen…
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14. SAYED-EJAZ

Posts: 225; Member since: Oct 10, 2013

+1 for your comment.

23. GeekMovement unregistered

True it can't beat Samsung in features (no one can lol), but it sure has 32gb standard + micro sd slot, the big beautiful screen, massive battery, slim design, and a smooth wp os experience with lots of nokia bonuses.

28. Beijendorf unregistered

Don't forget built-in wireless charging for once!

35. x_maly_x

Posts: 72; Member since: Jun 01, 2013

Everyone have more features as Samsung....Samsung it's just marketing.

48. HouTexan

Posts: 461; Member since: Jan 08, 2012

Oh, really? smh

51. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

S-Pen alone is a reason the Note 3 is above all other phablets on the market.

53. taikucing unregistered

No manufacturer can beat Samsung in gimmicky bloatwares

71. hboy857

Posts: 367; Member since: Jun 03, 2013

+100 for you.

112. Suts_97

Posts: 128; Member since: May 05, 2012

Bro I logged in just to like your comment, well said and summed up in one simple sentence! Thumbs up for you! :)

56. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

features? now u getting wrong. 1520 still can beat note 3 in this features damn it: Screen: Puremotion HD+, 60hz refresh rate, clear black, sensitive, and assertive. + same gorilla glass but all lumia do stronger glass wait for drop and distruction test. Body: one piece strong polycarbonate Camera: pureview, 20MP with dual led flash Built in: Wireless Charging Application: Full MS Office Battery: 3400 mAh Maps: Free Nokia Navigation + Map. Note 3 advantage: Stylus, 3gb ram, removable battery, customization and android.

82. Wiki_jaan

Posts: 704; Member since: Jun 24, 2012

dont forget note3 is lighter (168g) slimer s-pen 4k video etc but nokia 1520 is also a good phablet

114. zeķīte

Posts: 3; Member since: Dec 28, 2011

LAYER!!!! IT cant be clearblack, if it is IPS LCD. :D clearblack=almoned lcd= TFT, IPS, RETINA and other marketing gimics, that means the same, but just updated tech. purewiev camera also means nothing, if you would write aparature, minimal focal distance, sensor size and tech, that would mean something.

115. o7o

Posts: 114; Member since: Jun 26, 2009

Actually, it IS ClearBlack. ClearBlack is independent of the technology of the screen itself.

22. tadaa

Posts: 267; Member since: Apr 18, 2013

if you look at it from a different perspective, pa may have seen the note 3's display as a benchmark for other displays to beat.

65. solomonsteve

Posts: 79; Member since: Dec 19, 2012

Good point

74. user996

Posts: 221; Member since: Feb 25, 2013

it is so as samsung says note 3 has best ever amoled panel

27. Beijendorf unregistered

Clearly you neither read the text nor did you watch the video. The article writer noted that in this screen test the Nokia easily beat the Samsung - something a flippin ant could see and rationally reach the conclusion of. He also noted that he can't wait to see if it holds up in one of their own tests. In other words, preliminary results look very promising, let's see if it lasts. If you don't think that's unbiased then I don't think you know what that word means.

64. turk_az

Posts: 75; Member since: May 11, 2012

look at this links and you will know what's going on here w w w . uploadax.com/images/31812181538753597985.jpg and the source link: w w w .wpcentral.com/supersized-face-nokia-lumia-1520-ag​ainst-galaxy-note-3-and-xperia-z-ultra

4. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Screen and custom software. Nokia has a problem giving a honest demo. Last round was faking camera footage taken from a SLR camera to be their new phone now faking the screen demo. Well, it does not matter windows 8 phone is not a good buy yet at least for me.

69. bon24x7

Posts: 211; Member since: Aug 30, 2012

Nokia is the best in Display and Camera (808 and 1020) without a doubt. Give credit where its due instead of trolling.

75. user996

Posts: 221; Member since: Feb 25, 2013

it was taken with DSLR but they proved that video taken with 920 was as stable as DSLR's so your point is pointless :))

101. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

You've been on this site long enough to know that NOKIA didn't make that ad, it was an ad agency they hired, and no where did it say it was the 920's camera in use. You can troll harder, or get your facts straight and stop trying to find fault for no reason

110. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

Defending Nokia to the bitter end... Or should we start calling it Microsoft phone.

111. joey_sfb

Posts: 6794; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

I buy what ever that gives me top value and right now that is Samsung which happens to be the world top selling brand. Truthfully i am grateful for Nokia fans for holding the fort. Competition gives Samsung the motivation needed to offer customers like me value for our purchase. Thank you.

116. sbw44

Posts: 433; Member since: Dec 04, 2012

Lmao Samsung top value? when last did samsung make a well built, gorgeous looking, premium phone?????

5. _Bone_

Posts: 2155; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

Fail. Adapt Screen is not turned on for the Note 3.

52. taikucing unregistered

Do you watch the video? He says he uses max brightness in Note 3. It's the same. The adapt screen will set the brightness to max if the screen is exposed to sunlight.

73. redmd

Posts: 1911; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

No its not the same. Max brightness in Adapt Screen is brighter than the manual Max brightness. Displaymate found that one out.

76. user996

Posts: 221; Member since: Feb 25, 2013

manual an auto max brightness are same

95. livyatan

Posts: 867; Member since: Jun 19, 2013

NO, there's a HUGE difference between manual maximum and auto maximum brightness.. it's less than 400 nits in manual, and exceptionally high 660 nits in auto mode. This is the expert analysis which confirmed that: http://www.displaymate.com/Galaxy_Note3_ShootOut_1.htm ..and I can attest to it from my personal experience - the outdoor visibility is vastly superior in auto mode. Really a major difference. Not to put down Nokia's display here which is amazing, but this article and the test are simply not correct, which is downright inexcusable.

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