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Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTE 15 vs 06 BlackBerry Z10 4G LTE

Comparing side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTE vs BlackBerry Z10 4G LTE phones. Which is the best phone?

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Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTE
BlackBerry Z10 4G LTE

15 Advantages Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTE

Lumia 1520 4G LTE vs Z10 4G LTE
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2200Mhz 32bits Quad-Core vs 1500Mhz 32bits Dual-Core
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB vs 16GB
8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches) vs 9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+Higher resolution screen
1080 x 1920 pixels vs 768 x 1280 pixels
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
367 PPI vs 355 PPI
+Larger screen
6" vs 4.2"
+Higher resolution main camera
18.7 MegaPixels (18.69) vs 8 MegaPixels (7.99)
Advantage+The Dual LED Flash helps in dark places or in low light Dual LED Flash vs LED Flash
 5X (times)100%
+More apps available to download and use
400000 apps (Marketplace) vs 70000 apps (BlackBerry App World)
+More talk time with your family and friends
25 hours vs 10 hours
+More standby time, fewer times to charge the battery
768 hours vs 312 hours
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 150 Mbps vs (4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general FM with RDS vs Not supported
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac is newer and faster 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac vs 802.11 a/b/g/n
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys Gorilla Glass 2 vs Not supported

06 Advantages BlackBerry Z10 4G LTE

Z10 4G LTE vs Lumia 1520 4G LTE
138 grams (4.83 ounces) vs 209 grams (7.32 ounces)
Advantage+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas HDR photo only main camera vs Not supported
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.2 vs f/2.4
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures of yourself
2 MegaPixels (1.92) vs 1.2 MegaPixels (1.23)
Advantage+Removable battery can be replaced easily Lithium-ion Polymer (LiPo) - Removable vs Lithium-ion - Fixed
Advantage+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable Micro HDMI Type D vs Not supported

24 Common items in both devices

+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking 2GB LPDDR3
+More external storage for files using memory cards Until 64GB
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid TFT LCD IPS
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos 16 million
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures Only digital zoom
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus Supported
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness Supported
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera HD (1280 x 720 pixels)
+The 4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE network is newer and faster 4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
+Better touchscreen. The capacitive screen is much more sensitive Capacitive
+Better touch type. Multitouch allows to use more fingers at the same time Multitouch
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores 3.5mm jack
+Sensors help you use the device Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass and Ambient Light
+Speakerphone is useful when you are driving and on other occasions Supported
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video Supported
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features Supported
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality Supported
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device A-GPS, GeoTagging and GLONASS / A-GPS and GeoTagging
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device Supported
+Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster 4.0 version with A2DP
+The NFC lets simple and safe communication between near electronic devices Supported
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
+Better sites viewing on the internet HTML, XHTML, HTML5

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and Physical Features Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
Brand NokiaBlackBerry
Model Lumia 1520 4G LTEZ10 4G LTE
Also known as Nokia Lumia 1520 RM-937, RM-938, Nokia Beastie, Nokia BanditBlackBerry Z10 STL100-2, BlackBerry Z10 STL100-3, STL100-4
Release Date November, 2013January, 2013
Design / Type BarBar
Depth 8.7 millimeters (0.34 inches)9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height) 85.4 x 162.8 millimeters (3.36 x 6.41 in)65.6 x 130 millimeters (2.58 x 5.12 in)
Weight 209 grams (7.32 ounces)138 grams (4.83 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboard Not supportedNot supported
Antenna Internal antennaInternal antenna
Water protection Not supportedNot supported
Operating System (OS) Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
Operating System Windows Phone 8.0 GDR3BlackBerry OS 10
OS Upgradeable Information not registeredBlackBerry OS 10.2
Chipset and Hardware Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
CPU / Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 / Krait 400Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8960 / Krait
Processor Clock / Cores 2200Mhz 32bits Quad-Core1500Mhz 32bits Dual-Core
GPU Graphical Controller Qualcomm Adreno 330Qualcomm Adreno 225
Internal Storage 32GB16GB
External Storage Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Mobile Networks and Data Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
Dual SIM Not supportedNot supported
SIM Card Slots 1 slot1 slot
SIM Card Type nano SIM (4FF)micro SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz Band Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
2G Network GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
3G Network UMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
4G Network LTE RM-937: 800/900/1800/2100/2600 - RM-938: 700/2100LTE 800/900/1800/2600
2G Network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
3G Network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Data Network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Maximum Speed Download 150 Mbps100 Mbps
Maximum Speed Upload 50 Mbps50 Mbps
Messaging and Calling Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
SMS SMS Auto Filling T9SMS Auto Filling T9
MMS SupportedSupported
E-mail SupportedSupported
Push Mail SupportedSupported
Speakerphone SupportedSupported
Video Calling SupportedSupported
Call Control Voice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Display and Graphical System Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
Screen Inches 6"4.2"
Touchscreen Capacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels768 x 1280 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch) 367 PPI355 PPI
Colors 16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glass Gorilla Glass 2Not supported
Digital Camera / Camcorder Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
Main Camera 18.7 MegaPixels (18.69) 8 MegaPixels (7.99)
Main Camera resolution 4992 x 3744 pixels3264 x 2448 pixels
Flash Dual LED FlashLED Flash
Zoom Only digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Autofocus SupportedSupported
Touch focus SupportedSupported
Smile detection Information not registeredInformation not registered
Face detection SupportedSupported
Sensor Size 1/2.5" inchesInformation not registered
Aperture F f/2.4f/2.2
BSI Sensor SupportedSupported
HDR Not supportedHDR photo only main camera
Front-Camera 1.2 MegaPixels (1.23) 2 MegaPixels (1.92)
Front-Camera resolution 1280 x 960 pixels1600 x 1200 pixels
Multimedia Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
Video Recording Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fps Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 30 fps
Video Rec Secondary Camera HD (1280 x 720 pixels) HD (1280 x 720 pixels)
Radio FM with RDSNot supported
TV Not supportedNot supported
Video formats MP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, DivX, Xvid, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audios formats MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and Interfaces Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)
TV output Not supportedMicro HDMI Type D
Audio output 3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth 4.0 version with A2DP4.0 version with A2DP
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac802.11 a/b/g/n
DLNA SupportedSupported
NFC SupportedSupported
GPS A-GPS, GeoTagging and GLONASSA-GPS and GeoTagging
Infrared port Information not registeredInformation not registered
Other Functions Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
Active noise cancellation SupportedSupported
Vibrating Alert SupportedSupported
Ringtones Polyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Flash Player Not supportedNot supported
Java Not supportedSupported
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass and Ambient LightAccelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass and Ambient Light
Other features - Colors: Black, White, Yellow, Red
- Windows Phone 8 Black UI
- Qi Wireless Charging
- Dolby Digital
- USB On-the-go 1.3
- 7GB SkyDrive
- Nokia PureMotion HD+ ClearBlack display
- Nokia PureView camera
- Carl Zeiss optics
- Dual capture camera
- Panorama photo
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- BBM 6
- WiFi hotspot
Power Supply and Autonomy Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
Battery Technology Lithium-ion - FixedLithium-ion Polymer (LiPo) - Removable
Battery Capacity 3400 mAh1800 mAh
Battery Model BV-4BWInformation not registered
Talk Time 1500 minutes | 25 hours | 1 days600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standby 46080 minutes | 768 hours | 32 days18720 minutes | 312 hours | 13 days
Specific Absorption Rate (Radiation) Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTEBlackBerry Z10 4G LTE
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia Information not registeredInformation not registered
SAR European Union, UK Information not registeredInformation not registered
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