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Nokia Lumia 520 vs Nokia N-Gage

Comparing side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Nokia Lumia 520 vs Nokia N-Gage phones. Which is the best phone?


25 Nokia Lumia 520 vs 00 Nokia N-Gage

Nokia Lumia 520
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Nokia N-Gage
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What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Nokia Lumia 520

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25 Advantages Nokia Lumia 520

Lumia 520 vs N-Gage
 11X (times)100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core vs 104Mhz 32bit Single-Core
 31X (times)100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
 1467X (times)100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
8GB (5GB user available) vs 16MB (3.49MB user available)
 7X (times)100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB vs Until 8GB
124 grams (4.34 ounces) vs 137 grams (4.8 ounces)
9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches) vs 20.2 millimeters (0.8 inches)
Advantage+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid TFT LCD IPS vs TFT LCD
 3999X (times)100%
+More colors on the screen is better quality images and videos
16 million vs 4 thousand
 9X (times)100%
+Higher resolution screen
480 x 800 pixels vs 176 x 208 pixels
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
233 PPI vs 130 PPI
+Larger screen
4" vs 2.1"
Advantage+With a camera you can take pictures anywhere 5 megapixels vs Not supported
Advantage+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera HD (1280 x 720 pixels) vs Not supported
 13X (times)100%
+More apps available to download and use
700000 apps (Marketplace) vs 50000 apps (Nokia Ovi Store)
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1430 mAh vs 850 mAh
Advantage+The 3G+ HSPA+ network is newer and faster 3G+ HSPA+ vs 2G GPRS
 437X (times)100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps vs (2G GPRS) 0.048 Mbps
Advantage+The touch screen facilitates the use of the device Capacitive Multitouch vs Not supported
Advantage+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores 3.5mm jack vs 2.5mm jack
Advantage+Sensors help you use the device Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Ambient Light vs Not supported
Advantage+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS vs Not supported
Advantage+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n is newer and faster 802.11 a/b/g/n vs Not supported
Advantage+Bluetooth 3.0 version with A2DP is newer and faster 3.0 version with A2DP vs 1.1 Version
Advantage+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB) vs USB 1.1 Proprietary connector
Advantage+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys Scratch-resistant glass vs Not supported

00 Advantages Nokia N-Gage

N-Gage vs Lumia 520

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

Model and physical features Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Brand NokiaNokia
Model Lumia 520N-Gage
Also known as Nokia Lumia 520 RM-914, Nokia Lumia 520.2 RM-915Nokia N-Gage NEM-4, Nokia Starship
Country or region where it's sold Various (International)feature not registered
Release date March, 2013October, 2003
Design / Type BarBar
Depth 9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)20.2 millimeters (0.8 inches)
Size (width x height) 64 x 119.9 millimeters (2.52 x 4.72 in)69.7 x 133.7 millimeters (2.74 x 5.26 in)
Weight 124 grams (4.34 ounces)137 grams (4.8 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboard Not supportedNot supported
Antenna Internal antennaInternal antenna
Water protection Not supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS) Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Operating system Windows Phone 8.0 ApolloSymbian 6.1 S60 1st Edition Pearl
Firmware update Windows Phone 8.0 Amberfeature not registered
Hardware Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Architecture - Chipset 32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM822732bit - ARM 920T
CPU processor 1Ghz Dual-Core Krait104Mhz Single-Core ARM9TDMI
GPU graphical controller Qualcomm Adreno 305feature not registered
Internal storage 8GB (5GB user available)16MB (3.49MB user available)
External storage Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCUntil 8GB MMC
Display Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Screen size 4" inches2.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio ~59.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~15.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Touchscreen Capacitive MultitouchNot supported
Display resolution 480 x 800 pixels176 x 208 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch) 233 PPI130 PPI
Colors 16 million4 thousand
Scratch-resistant glass Scratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and data Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Dual SIM Not supportedNot supported
SIM card 1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
GSM Mhz band Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Tri-Band 900/1800/1900
2G network GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 900/1800/1900
3G network RM-915 model:
UMTS 850/1900/2100

RM-917 model:
UMTS 850/1700/1900/2100
Not supported
4G network Not supportedNot supported
2G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
3G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
4G network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Data network SIM2 Not supportedNot supported
Maximum speed download 21 Mbps0.048 Mbps
Maximum speed upload 5.76 Mbpsfeature not registered
Messaging and calling Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Messaging SMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS, MMS, E-mail
Speakerphone SupportedSupported
Video calling Not supportedNot supported
Call control Voice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing
Primary camera / Back camera Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Main camera 5 megapixelsNot supported
Main camera resolution 2592 x 1936 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (primary) HD (1280 x 720 pixels) 30 fpsNot supported
Flash Not supportedNot supported
Focal aperture f/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length 28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size 1/4" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Autofocus AutofocusNot supported
Touch focus Supportedfeature not registered
Image stabilization Not supportedfeature not registered
Zoom Only digital zoomNot supported
Face/smile detection Face detectionfeature not registered
BSI sensor Not supportedfeature not registered
HDR Not supportedfeature not registered
Front camera / Secondary camera Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Front camera Not supportedNot supported
Front camera resolution Not supportedNot supported
Video recording (secondary) Not supportedNot supported
Front flash Not supportedNot supported
Focal aperture feature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal length feature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size feature not registeredfeature not registered
Multimedia Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Radio FMFM
TV Not supportedNot supported
Video formats MP4, H.264, H.263, WMVfeature not registered
Audio formats MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+MP3, AAC
Connectivity and interfaces Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
USB USB 2.0 Micro-B (Micro-USB)USB 1.1 Proprietary connector
TV output Not supportedNot supported
Audio output 3.5mm jack2.5mm jack
Bluetooth 3.0 version with A2DP1.1 Version
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/nNot supported
DLNA Supportedfeature not registered
NFC Not supportedNot supported
GPS A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSNot supported
Infrared port Not supportedfeature not registered
Other functions Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Active noise cancellation Supportedfeature not registered
Vibrating alert SupportedSupported
Ringtones Polyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browser HTML, XHTML, HTML5feature not registered
Flash player Not supportedNot supported
Java Not supportedSupported
Sensors Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Not supported
Other features - Colors: Red, Yellow, Cyan, White on black
- Nokia ClearBlack Display
- 7GB free SkyDrive storage
- WiFi direct
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Gray
- Five-way directional controller
Power supply and autonomy Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
Battery technology Lithium ion - RemovableLithium ion - Removable
Battery capacity 1430 mAh850 mAh
Battery model BL-5JBL-5C
Talk time 582 minutes | 9.7 hours | 0.4 day180 minutes | 3 hours | 0.1 day
Standby 21600 minutes | 360 hours | 15 days10500 minutes | 175 hours | 7.3 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation) Nokia Lumia 520Nokia N-Gage
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK feature not registeredfeature not registered

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