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LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB) vs Nokia 5.1 (16GB)

Side by side comparison between LG Nexus 5 vs Nokia 5.1 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Nokia 5.1 XLG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)10Points
LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)
4.95"
IPS+

1080x1920

8
MP

1.3mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
5.5"
IPS

1080x2160

16
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

2970
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Nokia 5.1 (16GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)10 Advantages LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)vs5.1 (16GB)16 Advantages Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
+2.3GHz 32bit Quad-Core1%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2GHz 64bit Octa-Core
+32GB (28GB available)2 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (9GB available)
+130 grams (4.55 ounces)15%
Lighter
vs150 grams (5.25 ounces)
+445 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs439 PPI
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+MicroUSB 3.0Advantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
2GB LPDDR2vs+2GB LPDDR3Advantage
This RAM type is better and more efficient.
Not supportedvs+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs+8.27 millimeters (0.33 inches)4%
Thinner
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1080x2160 pixels13%
Higher resolution screen
4.95"vs+5.5"11%
Larger screen
(back) 8MPvs+(back) 16MP99%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
HDR photo only main cameravs+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
(front) 1.3MPvs+(front) 8MP5 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 6.0 Marshmallowvs+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
2300 mAhvs+2970 mAh29%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slot (Single-SIM)vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
4.0 + A2DPvs+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster

24 Common items in both devices
TFT Super IPS+ / TFT IPS LCD
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus / PDAF: phase detection autofocus
Full HD (1920x1080)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
+17 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
ModelNexus 5 (D820 32GB)5.1 (16GB)
Other model namesLG Google Nexus 5 D820, LG Nexus 5 4G LTE, LG D820 USANokia 5.1 dual-sim, HMD 5.1
Country or region availableUSA
USA
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandLGNokia
Release date11/1/20138/10/2018
Depth8.6 millimeters (0.34 inches)8.27 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)69.2 x 137.9 millimeters (2.72 x 5.43 in)70.73 x 151.1 millimeters (2.78 x 5.95 in)
Weight130 grams (4.55 ounces)150 grams (5.25 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
System versionAndroid 4.4 KitKatAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0 MarshmallowAndroid 9.0 Pie
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 (28nm)64bit - MediaTek MT6755S Helio P18 (28nm)
CPUQuad-Core, 1 processor:
2.3GHz Quad-Core Krait 400
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.2GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 330ARM Mali-T860 MP2 800Mhz
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredfeature not registered

💽 Memory and storage

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
RAM memory2GB LPDDR22GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (28GB available)16GB (9GB available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
Display typeTFT Super IPS+TFT IPS LCD
Screen size4.95" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~73% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x2160 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)445 PPI439 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📶 Mobile networks

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
America, LATAM, AU, TW version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
APAC, EMEA, HK version:
UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 700/800/850/1700/1900/2100 (Bands 1,2,4,5,17,19,25,26)
TD-LTE 2500 (Bands 41)
LTE Cat4
America, LATAM, AU, TW version:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
APAC, EMEA, HK version:
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
India version:
LTE (Bands 1,3,5)
TD-LTE (Bands 40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
Back camera (main camera)8 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length30mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.2" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
Front camera (secondary)1.3 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x1024 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/6" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.9µm pixelfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3MP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
USBMicroUSB 3.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputMicro-B USB SlimPortNot supported
Bluetooth4.0 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNASupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2300 mAh2970 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy17 hours19 hours
Standby300 hours (12.5 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, White
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Qi Wireless charging
- Colors: Copper, Tempered Blue, Black
- Android One
- 18:9 ratio screen

☢️ Radiation rate

LG Nexus 5 (D820 32GB)Nokia 5.1 (16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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