Samsung Galaxy Fame vs Nokia Lumia 520

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Display

Display size

3.5 inches
4.0 inches

Resolution

320 x 480 pixels
480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density

165 ppi
235 ppi

Technology

TFT
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

52.17 %
58.46 %

Features

Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 28 mm

Flash

LED
 

Video recording

640x480 (VGA) (25 fps)
1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Features

Video calling
 

Front

0.3 megapixels VGA
 

Design

Dimensions

4.46 x 2.43 x 0.46 inches (113.2 x 61.6 x 11.6 mm)
4.72 x 2.52 x 0.39 inches (119.9 x 64 x 9.9 mm)

Weight

4.25 oz (121 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
4.37 oz (124 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Features

 
Interchangeable covers

Colors

Blue, White
Black, Yellow, Red, White

Hardware & Performance

System chip

 
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8227

Processor

Single core, 1000 MHz
Dual-core, 1000 MHz, Krait

GPU

Broadcom VideoCore IV
Adreno 305

RAM

0.5 GB
0.5 GB

Internal storage

4 GB
8 GB

Storage expansion

up to 64 GB
up to 64 GB

OS

Android (4.1.2)
Windows Phone, 8.1, 8

Battery

Capacity

1300 mAh
1430 mAh

Talk time

8.66 hours
the average is 22 h (1323 min)
14.80 hours
the average is 22 h (1323 min)

Stand-by time

17.5 days (420 hours)
the average is 21 days (509 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

6.16 hours
the average is 23 h (1397 min)
9.60 hours
the average is 23 h (1397 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

15.8 days (380 hours)
the average is 28 days (669 h)
15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 28 days (669 h)

Music playback

 
61.00 hours

Video playback

 
4.80 hours

Cellular

UMTS

900, 2100 MHz
850, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

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

Data

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

 
Micro SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth

4.0
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

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

Location

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

Other

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

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer

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

Multimedia

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector

3.5mm
3.5mm

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Feb 14, 2013
Mar 06, 2013

FCC ID value: A3LGTS6810 link
FCC ID value: QTLRM-915 link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.01 W/kg
0.86 W/kg

Body

0.73 W/kg
0.88 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.32 W/kg
1.26 W/kg

Wireless Router

0.86 W/kg
1.21 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
High Efficiency Charger AC-20, Nokia Battery BL-5J, Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-189CD, Nokia Stereo Headset WH-108, Quick guide

MSRP price

 
$ 184
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