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Nokia Lumia 920 vs Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Nokia Lumia 920 vs Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Nokia Lumia 920
4.5"
IPS

768x1280

8.7
MP

1.2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

2000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Nokia Lumia 920 X07Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
4.3"
AMOLED

480x800

8
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Dual

1650
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Nokia Lumia 920

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


15 Advantages Nokia Lumia 920
Lumia 920vsGalaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
 25%25%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.5Ghz 32bit Dual-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 146%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GBvs16GB (13GB user available)
 156%100%
+Higher resolution screen
768x1280 pixelsvs480x800 pixels
 53%53%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
332 PPIvs217 PPI
 5%5%
+Larger screen
4.5"vs4.3"
 9%9%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 8.7 megapixelsvs(back) 8 megapixels
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
 7%7%
+The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth
1/3" inchesvs1/3.2" inches
 30%30%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.6 (aperture)
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
HD (1280x720 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 4 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 100 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
 21%21%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
2000 mAhvs1650 mAh
Advantage
+Bluetooth 3.1 version A2DP is newer and faster
3.1 version A2DPvs3.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsHTML, XHTML

07 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GBvsLumia 920
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 32GB microSD, microSDHCvsNot supported
 59%59%
+Lighter
116 grams (4.06 ounces)vs185 grams (6.48 ounces)
 26%26%
+Thinner
8.49 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs10.7 millimeters (0.42 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED Plus screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLED PlusvsTFT LCD IPS
 56%56%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2 megapixelsvs(front) 1.2 megapixels
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Micro-B USB - MHLvsNot supported

25 Common items in both devices
1GB LPDDR2
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
BSI sensor
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM / FM with RDS
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNA
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0
Gorilla Glass
+ 17 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
BrandNokiaSamsung
ModelLumia 920Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Also known asNokia Lumia 920T, Nokia Lumia 920 RM-821, RM-820, Nokia PhiSamsung Galaxy S II i9100, Samsung GT-i9100, SGS2
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredVarious (International)
Release dateNovember, 2012April, 2012
Depth10.7 millimeters (0.42 inches)8.49 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)70.8 x 130.3 millimeters (2.79 x 5.13 in)66.1 x 125.3 millimeters (2.6 x 4.93 in)
Weight185 grams (6.48 ounces)116 grams (4.06 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Nokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Operating systemWindows Phone 8.0 ApolloAndroid 2.3.4 Gingerbread
Firmware updateWindows Phone 8.0 GDR3Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
HardwareNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM896032bit - Samsung Exynos 4 Dual 4210 (45nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz Dual-Core Krait1.2Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A9
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 225ARM Mali-400 MP4 266Mhz
RAM memory1GB LPDDR21GB LPDDR2
Internal storage32GB16GB (13GB user available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 32GB microSD, microSDHC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSSuper AMOLED Plus
Screen size4.5" inches4.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~62.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~63.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution768x1280 pixels480x800 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)332 PPI217 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla GlassGorilla Glass
Mobile networks and dataNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
Standard mini-SIM (2FF)
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 networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE RM-821: 800/900/1800/2100/2600 - RM-820: 700/1700/2100Not supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps21/5.76 Mbps
Messaging and callingNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
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
Primary camera / Back cameraNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Main camera8.7 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3552x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3" inches1/3.2" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRNot supportedNot supported
Front camera / Secondary cameraNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Front camera1.2 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)VGA (640x480 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
RadioFMFM with RDS
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, WMAMP3, WAV, eAAC+, AC3, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro-B USB - MHL
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth3.1 version A2DP3.0 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML
Java / Flash playerNot supportedSupported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Black, Yellow, Red, White, Gray
- Nokia PureMotion HD+ display
- Nokia PureView camera
- Wireless charging
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- Video stabilization
- HD Voice
- 4G Mobile Hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Pink
- Samsung TouchWiz UI 4.0
- USB OTG On-the-go 1.3
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyNokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2000 mAh1650 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day520 minutes | 8.7 hours | 0.4 day
Standby24000 minutes | 400 hours | 16.7 days36000 minutes | 600 hours | 25 days
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Nokia Lumia 920Samsung Galaxy S2 GT-i9100 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.08 W/Kg (head) | 0.91 W/Kg (body)0.16 W/Kg (head) | 0.96 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UK0.7 W/Kg (head)0.34 W/Kg (head)