Skip to content

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB) vs Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy Note 7 vs Nokia Lumia 2520 devices, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

,
Compare Nokia Lumia 2520 XSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)32Points
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)
5.7"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.2
MP

5mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
10.1"
IPS

1080x1920

6.1
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Quad

8120
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better device? Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)

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!

Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)32 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)vsLumia 2520 (AT&T)2 Advantages Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
+2.15Ghz 64bit Quad-Core3%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
+6GB LPDDR42 times
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs2GB LPDDR2
+128GB (114GB available)3 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs32GB
+Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 64GB microSD, microSDXC
+169 grams (5.92 ounces)3 times
Lighter
vs615 grams (21.53 ounces)
+7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)13%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+1440x2560 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x1920 pixels
+515 PPI136%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs218 PPI
+(back) 12.2MP100%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 6.1MP
+LED flashAdvantage
The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsNot supported
+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
vsNot supported
+HDR photo/video on both camerasAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
vsNot supported
+1/2.55" inches33%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/3.4" inches
+f/1.7 (aperture)12%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/1.9 (aperture)
+(front) 5MP162%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 2MP
+4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
vsFull HD (1920x1080)
+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+2500000 apps (Google Play Store)12 times
More apps available to download and use
vs190000 apps (Windows Store)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 150 Mbps
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Iris scannerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
+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)
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.0 + A2DP
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsMicroUSB 3.0
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 3.0
+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
5.7"vs+10.1"77%
Larger screen
3500 mAhvs+8120 mAh132%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use

22 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
+15 specs and more in the table below

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

Highlight differencesClear highlight
Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
ModelGalaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
Other model namesSamsung Galaxy Note 7 SM-N9300 6GB RAM, Galaxy Note 6AT&T Nokia Lumia 2520 4G LTE RX-114
Country or region availableChinaHong Kong
China, Hong Kong
USA
USA
BrandSamsungNokia
Release dateSeptember, 2016November, 2013
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)73.9 x 153.5 millimeters (2.91 x 6.04 in)168 x 267 millimeters (6.61 x 10.51 in)
Weight169 grams (5.92 ounces)615 grams (21.53 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedDock with QWERTY keyboard
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
Operating systemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowWindows RT 8.1
Firmware updateAndroid 7.0 Nougatfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 (14nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.15Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
1.6Ghz Dual-Core Kryo
2.2Ghz Quad-Core Krait 400
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 530Qualcomm Adreno 330
RAM memory6GB LPDDR42GB LPDDR2
Internal storage128GB (114GB available)
UFS 2.0
32GB
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 64GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.7" inches10.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~79% (screen-to-body ratio)~62.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)515 PPI218 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 2
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload450/50 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
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat9 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE 700/850/1700/1900/2100
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/2100Not supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+Not supported
CallingSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice recorder
CameraSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
Back camera (main camera)12.2 megapixels6.1 megapixels
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels2848x2144 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/3.4" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationfeature not registered
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionfeature not registered
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasNot supported
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length22mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, DivX, XviD, H.264, H.263, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 3.0
TV outputNot supportedMicro HDMI Type D
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedfeature not registered
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Iris scanner
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Other features- Colors: Blue Coral, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx
- Stylus Pen (12-bit)
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard)
- S-Voice
- HD Voice
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Cyan , Red, Black, White
- USB On-The-Go 1.3
- 2 USB ports
- Carl Zeiss optics
- Nokia Power Keyboard dock with battery
- Internet Explorer 11
Power supplySamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3500 mAh8120 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy2280 minutes | 38 hours | 1.6 days600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day
Standby18720 minutes | 312 hours | 13 days36000 minutes | 600 hours | 25 days
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy Note 7 Duos (SM-N9300 128GB)Nokia Lumia 2520 (AT&T)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered1.77W/kg (body)
X

We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to cookies. See more details: Privacy policy.