Microsoft Lumia 550 vs Microsoft Lumia 650

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Display

Display size

4.7 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

314 ppi
297 ppi

Technology

LCD
AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio

65.40 %
68.49 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Features

Continuous autofocus, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing
Continuous autofocus, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

2 megapixels
5 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.36 x 2.67 x 0.39 inches (136.1 x 67.8 x 9.9 mm)
5.59 x 2.79 x 0.27 inches (142 x 70.9 x 6.9 mm)

Weight

5.01 oz (142 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
Touch sensitive control keys

Colors

Black, White
Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 8909
Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 8909 v2

Processor

Quad-core, 1100 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7

GPU

Adreno 304
Adreno 304

RAM

1 GB
1 GB

Internal storage

8 GB
16 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 200 GB
microSDXC up to 200 GB

OS

Windows (10 Mobile)
Windows (10 Mobile)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.1

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20
Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20

UMTS

850, 900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 2100 MHz

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Battery

Capacity

2100 mAh
2000 mAh

Type

User replaceable
User replaceable

Charging

Yes
 

Talk time

16.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1174 min)
 

Stand-by time

28.0 days (672 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)
26.0 days (624 hours)
the average is 20 days (491 h)

Talk time (3G)

14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
 

Talk time (4G)

17 hours
16 hours

Music playback

60.00 hours
 

Video playback

7.10 hours
 

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Oct 22, 2015
 

FCC ID value: PYARM-1128 link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.77 W/kg
 

Body

0.77 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.36 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

0.86 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Product user guide, Battery, Charger
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