Microsoft Lumia 650 vs Nokia Lumia 930

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Display

Size

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

297 PPI
441 PPI

Technology

AMOLED
AMOLED

Screen-to-body

68.49 %
70.78 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 8909 v2
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 8974-AA

Processor

Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7
Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400

GPU

Adreno 304
Adreno 330

RAM

1GB
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

16GB
32GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 200 GB
 

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Windows (10 Mobile)
Windows Phone, 8.1

Battery

Capacity

2000 mAh
2420 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qi wireless charging

Talk time

 
11.50 hours
the average is 19 h (1111 min)

Stand-by time

26.0 days (624 hours)
the average is 21 days (511 h)
23.0 days (552 hours)
the average is 21 days (511 h)

Talk time (3G)

 
15.50 hours
the average is 23 h (1399 min)

Talk time (4G)

16 hours
 

Music playback

 
86.00 hours

Video playback

 
7.50 hours

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
20 megapixels

Features

Autofocus
Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.5"

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Software Features

Touch to focus, Face detection, Digital zoom, Geo tagging, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets
Face detection, Smile detection, Digital zoom, Touch to focus, Geo tagging, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Burst mode, Panorama, Night mode, Scenes

Video recording

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

Recording format

MPEG4, H.264
MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV

Features

Continuous autofocus, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing
Optical image stabilization, Continuous autofocus, Video light, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
1.2 megapixels

Video capture

1280x720 (HD)
1280x720 (HD)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.59 x 2.79 x 0.27 inches (142 x 70.9 x 6.9 mm)
5.39 x 2.80 x 0.39 inches (137 x 71 x 9.8 mm)

Weight

4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)
5.89 oz (167 g)
the average is 6.2 oz (176 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum
 

Features

Touch sensitive control keys
 

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Black, White
Black, Orange, Green, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 20(800 DD), 8(900), 3(1800), 1(2100), 7(2600)

UMTS

850, 900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 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 Cat 4 (150/50 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
 

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer, Dolby Digital Plus

Screen mirroring

 
DLNA

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
Album, Artist, Playlists

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WMA, WAV, MP4, AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
MPEG4, H.263, H.264, WMV, AVI, 3GP, 3G2, MOV

Radio

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.0

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)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Handsfree (HFP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band, ac; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

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

Hearing aid compatible

M3, T3
 

Internet browsing

Browser

 
Internet Explorer 11

supports

HTML, HTML5
HTML, HTML5, XHTML, CSS 3, XML

Built-in online services support

Facebook, YouTube (upload), Twitter
Facebook, MySpace, Flickr, Picasa/Google+, Twitter

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, 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
Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID, Video ID

Organizer

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

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
SMS, MMS

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
IMAP, POP3, SMTP

Instant Messaging

Skype
Windows Live / MSN, Yahoo!

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
May 13, 2014

 
FCC ID value: PYARM-1045 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.85 W/kg

Body

 
0.56 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.49 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
0.98 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

Product user guide, Battery, Charger
 

Availability

Officially announced

Feb 15, 2016
Apr 02, 2014
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