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Nokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB) vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)

Side by side comparison between Nokia 5.3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Nokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)
6.55"
IPS

720x1600

13
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
09PointsSamsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)Compare Nokia 5.3 X
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

8
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3100
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Nokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)

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!

5.3 (64GB/6GB)25 Advantages Nokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)vsGalaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)9 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core106%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.6Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
+6GB LPDDR4X2 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR2
+64GB (50GB available)85%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs32GB (27GB available)
+eMMC 5.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 4.5
+Until 512GB microSD, microSDXC7 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
+8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)11%
Thinner
vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
+720x1600 pixels25%
Higher resolution screen
vs720x1280 pixels
+268 PPI1%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs267 PPI
+6.55"19%
Larger screen
vs5.5"
+(quad camera) 13MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP173%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+HDR photo on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsNot supported
+f/1.8 (aperture)44%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.6 (aperture)
+(front) 8MP3 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2MP
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
+4G LTEAdvantage
The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
vs3G+ HSPA+
+(4G LTE) 150 Mbps3 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(3G+ HSPA+) 42 Mbps
+Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+4000 mAh29%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3100 mAh
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.0 + A2DP
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0
185 grams (6.48 ounces)vs+183 grams (6.41 ounces)1%
Lighter
TFT IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+GyroscopeAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)vs+Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Advantage
Removable battery can be replaced easily
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.

22 Common items in both devices
Plastic body, glass front
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080)
+15 specs and more in the table below

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

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Physical featuresNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Model5.3 (64GB/6GB)Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Other model namesNokia 5.3 TA-1223, TA-1227, TA-1229, TA-1234 (6GB RAM)T-Mobile Galaxy Note2 (3G) SGH-T889
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
USA
USA
BrandNokiaSamsung
Release dateMarch, 2020October, 2012
Depth8.5 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)76.6 x 164.3 millimeters (3.02 x 6.47 in)80.5 x 151.1 millimeters (3.17 x 5.95 in)
Weight185 grams (6.48 ounces)183 grams (6.41 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Nokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 4.3 Jelly Bean
HardwareNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SM6125 (11nm)32bit - Samsung Exynos 4 Quad 4412 (32nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A9
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 610ARM Mali-400 MP4
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X2GB LPDDR2
Internal storage64GB (50GB available)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (27GB available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.55" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~68.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1600 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)268 PPI267 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 2
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps42/5.76 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkGlobal version:
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100

America version:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

India version:
UMTS 850/900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4

Global version:
LTE (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)

America version:
LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38)

India version:
LTE (1, 3, 5, 8)
TD-LTE (40, 41)
Not supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
13 megapixels
5MP ultrawide13mm
2MP macro
2MP depth
8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasNot supported
2ª cameraNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/4" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
ConnectivityNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Charcoal black, Cyan, Sand
- Android One
- 20:9 display
- 2.5D glass screen
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Titanium Gray, Marble White
- Samsung TouchWiz interface
- SoundAlive
- S Pen stylus
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Java framework
Power supplyNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
EB595675LU
Battery capacity4000 mAh3100 mAh
Charger, watts10W (5V/2A) Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered900 minutes | 15 hours | 0.6 day
Standbyfeature not registered17280 minutes | 288 hours | 12 days
Radiation rateNokia 5.3 (64GB/6GB)Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (SGH-T889)
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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