Nokia N8 vs Nokia Lumia 1520

$899.00 VIEW ON eBay
$189.99 VIEW ON AMAZON

Display

Display size

3.5 inches
6.0 inches

Resolution

360 x 640 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

210 ppi
368 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

50.47 %
70.95 %

Peak brightness

 
600 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 2), Polarizing filter

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12.1 megapixels
20 megapixels

Hardware Features

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

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.8; Focal length: 28.00 mm
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

Xenon
Dual LED

Video recording

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

Features

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

Front

0.3 megapixels VGA
1.2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

4.47 x 2.32 x 0.51 inches (113.5 x 59 x 12.9 mm)
6.41 x 3.36 x 0.34 inches (162.8 x 85.4 x 8.7 mm)

Weight

4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
7.37 oz (209 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Colors

Black, Gray, Pink, Orange, Green, Blue
Black, Yellow, Red, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

 
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974

Processor

Single core, 680 MHz, ARM11
Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400

GPU

Yes
Adreno 330

RAM

0.25 GB
2 GB

ROM

512 MB
 

Internal storage

16 GB
32 GB

Storage expansion

up to 32 GB
up to 128 GB

OS

Symbian (Belle, Anna, Symbian^3)
Windows Phone, 8.1, 8

Battery

Capacity

1200 mAh
3400 mAh

Charging

 
Qi wireless charging

Talk time

12.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)
27.40 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)

Stand-by time

16.2 days (390 hours)
the average is 21 days (503 h)
32.0 days (768 hours)
the average is 21 days (503 h)

Talk time (3G)

5.83 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)
25.10 hours
the average is 23 h (1387 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

16.7 days (400 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
 

Music playback

50.00 hours
124.00 hours

Video playback

6.00 hours
10.80 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 20, 8, 3, 1, 7

UMTS

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

GSM

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

Data

HSDPA 10.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 2 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 11 Mbit/s

SIM type

 
Nano SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

3.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

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

HDMI

Mini HDMI (Type C)
 

Location

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

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3, AAC, eAAC, eAAC+, WMA, AMR), Video ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing (Speaker independent), Voice commands (Speaker independent), Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

MirrorLink, TV-out
 

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS, FM Transmiter
FM, Stereo, RDS

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

for Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Apr 26, 2010
Sep 30, 2013

FCC ID value: PDNRM-596 link
FCC ID value: PYAB link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.03 W/kg
0.26 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Body

0.75 W/kg
0.35 W/kg

Measured in

1700 MHz
 

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.58 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
0.75 W/kg

EU SAR

 
 

Head

1.02 W/kg
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
Nokia AC-60 MicroUSB Charger, Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-190CD, Nokia Headset WH-208, Quick guide, SIM Door Key

MSRP price

 
$ 749
This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.