Microsoft Lumia 650 vs Apple iPhone 7

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Display

Size

5.0 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
750 x 1334 pixels

Aspect Ratio

 
16:9

Pixel density

297 PPI
326 PPI

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

68.49 %
65.71 %

Colors

16 777 216
 

Peak brightness

 
625 cd/m2 (nit)

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
 

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 8909 v2
Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24

Processor

Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Quad-core, 2340 MHz, 64-bit, 16 nm

GPU

Adreno 304
PowerVR 7XT GT7600 Plus

RAM

1GB
2GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

16GB
256GB, not expandable

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 200 GB
 

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Windows (10 Mobile)
iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x)

Battery

Capacity

2000 mAh
1960 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Stand-by time

26.0 days (624 hours)
the average is 21 days (515 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

 
14.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1399 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

 
10.0 days (240 hours)
the average is 27 days (645 h)

Talk time (4G)

16 hours
 

Internet use

 
3G: 12 hours; LTE: 12 hours; Wi-Fi: 14 hours

Music playback

 
40.00 hours

Video playback

 
13.00 hours

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase-detection autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Flash

LED
Quad LED

Software Features

Touch to focus, Face detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets
RAW image capture, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Exposure compensation, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Recording format

MPEG4, H.264
 

Features

Continuous autofocus, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing
Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
7 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video capture

1280x720 (HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.59 x 2.79 x 0.27 inches (142 x 70.9 x 6.9 mm)
5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 inches (138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm)

Weight

4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (177 g)
4.87 oz (138 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (177 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust; IP 67

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Black, White
Black, Gold, Silver, Red, Rose gold, Jet black

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS

850, 900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 12 (600/100 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

 
Yes

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

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

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
 

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
 

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
 

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.2

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Handsfree (HFP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)
 

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Headphones port, Charging, Mass storage device

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

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

Hearing aid compatible

M3, T3
T4

Internet browsing

Browser

 
 

supports

HTML, HTML5
 

Built-in online services support

Facebook, YouTube (upload), Twitter
 

Phone features

Notifications

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

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
 

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Document viewer (Office, PDF), Calculator, Wallet, World clock, Stopwatch, Countdown timer
 

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
 

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
 

Instant Messaging

Skype
 

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Sep 07, 2016

 
FCC ID value: BCG-E3091A link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
1.19 W/kg

Body

 
1.09 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.56 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.14 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

Product user guide, Battery, Charger
 

MSRP

 
$ 849

Availability

Officially announced

Feb 15, 2016
Sep 07, 2016
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