Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much faster processor
  • 1000 MHz Dual core vs 1000 MHz Single Core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 8.00 GB vs 4.00 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • 64.00 GB vs 32.00 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much more RAM
  • 512 MB vs 768 MB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Higher battery capacity
  • 1430 mAH vs 1500 mAH
    Greater the capacity, lesser the need to charge your battery again.
  • Supports more SIM cards simultaneously
  • 1 vs 2
    Dual or Triple SIM allows you to use two or three active mobile numbers respectively, through one phone.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • N/A vs 0.30 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Has flash
  • No vs Yes
    With flash, bright photos/videos are captured even in low-light conditions.
Design
Operating system Windows Phone 8 Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Form factor Touchbar Touchbar
Dimensions

    Height:119.9 mm

    Width:64 mm

    Thickness:9.90 mm

    Height:121.5 mm

    Width:63.1 mm

    Thickness:10.50 mm

    Weight 124 grams 120 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors              
    Hardware
    System chip Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Qualcomm MSM7227A
    Processor Dual core, 1000 MHz, 1000 MHz, Cortex A5,
    2D/3D GPU
    • Adreno 305
    • Adreno 200
    RAM 512 MB 768 MB
    Built-in storage 8 GB 4 GB
    Memory card support Upto 64 GB microSD Upto 32 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 4 Inch 4 Inch
    Display resolution 480x800 (233 ppi) 480x800 (233 ppi)
    Display Technology IPS LCD TFT
    3D
    Color Density 16M 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 5 MP, 2592 x 1944
    Flash LED Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Exposure compensation
    • Geo tagging
    • ISO control
    • Touch to focus
    • White balance presets
    • Auto Focus
    • CMOS image sensor
    • Effects
    • Geo tagging
    • ISO control
    • Smile detection
    • White balance presets
    Scene Modes Backlight Mode,Night Portrait Mode,Panorama,Sports Mode Panorama
    Video Capture Yes, H.264,MPEG4, Video zoom Yes
    Video Resolution 1280 x 720p @ 30fps 640 x 480p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera 0.3 MP, 640 x 480
    Network
    SIM Type Micro, GSM Mini, GSM+GSM
    Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
    Data HSDPA 21.1 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload) HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3g Yes Yes
    4g
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • Yes
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • 236.8 kbps
    • Yes
    GPS A-GPS A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP, AVRCP, GAVDP, HFP, OPP, PBAP, Proximity Monitor Profile over LE, SDAP, SPP Version 3.0, A2DP, AVCTP, AVDTP, AVRCP, BNEP, GAP, GAVDP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, SPP
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:b,g,n

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi Direct:Yes

      USB USB 2.0, microUSB USB 2.0, microUSB 2.0
      HDMI
      Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
      Charging connector
      External Device connector Computer sync, OTA sync, Tethering Computer sync, OTA sync
      Battery
      Talk time 17.4 Hours(2G), 9.7 Hours(3G) 12.83 Hours(2G), 8.66 Hours(3G)
      Stand-by time 384 Hours(2G), 390 Hours(3G) 570 Hours(2G), 470 Hours(3G)
      Playback time 52 Hours(Music), 5.9 Hours(Video)
      Battery Capacity 1430 mAh, Li-ion 1500 mAh, Li-ion
      Dual Battery Option
      Wireless Charging
      Charging via USB
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
      • Album art cover, Background playback
      • 3GP, 3GPP, AAC, AMR, eAAC+, M4A (Apple lossless), MP3, WMA
      • Album, Artist, Playlists
      • Album art cover, Background playback
      • AAC, AAC+, AMR, eAAC+, M4A (Apple lossless), MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
      Video player
      • 3G2, 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, MOV, MPEG4
      • H.263, H.264, MPEG4
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

      Streaming Video
      Additional Yes
      Pre-loaded Apps
      Supported Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Compass, Magnetometer, Proximity sensor
      Internet Browsing
      Browser HTML5 Flash Lite,HTML,Flash Lite
      Third Party Browser
      Built-in online services Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Picasa,Twitter,YouTube (upload) Facebook,Gmail,Google Maps,Google Search,Picasa,Twitter,YouTube (upload)
      Regulatory Approval
      Regulatory Approval
      • Yes
      • 0.86 W/kg
      • 0.88 W/kg
      • Yes
      • 0.18 W/kg
      • 0.45 W/kg
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Caller groups,Multiple numbers per contact,Picture ID,Ring ID,Search by both first and last name
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Caller groups,Multiple numbers per contact,Picture ID,Ring ID,Search by both first and last name
      Organizer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
      Messaging Yes
      Keypad Landscape mode
      E-mail IMAP,POP3,Push e-mail,SMTP Push e-mail
      Instant messaging Yes, ChatON
      JAVA MIDP 1.0
      OTA Software updates
      Games Yes
      Sales Pack Nokia Lumia 520, High Efficiency Charger AC-20, Nokia Battery BL-5J , Nokia Charging and Data Cable CA-189CD, Nokia Stereo Headset WH-108, Quick guide, Warranty Card Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card
      Supported Accessories
      Others
      Other Features
      Speakers Earpiece,Loudspeaker Earpiece,Loudspeaker
      Notifications
      • Flight mode
      • Haptic feedback
      • Silent mode
      • Speakerphone
      • Vibration
      • Voice commands
      • Voice dialing
      • Voice Memo
      • Voice recording
      • Music ringtones
      • Flight mode
      • Haptic feedback
      • Silent mode
      • Speakerphone
      • Vibration
      • Voice dialing
      • Voice Memo
      • Music ringtones
      Additional microphone
      Projector
      Availability
      Officially announced 25-Feb-2013 24-Jul-2012
      Market status Available Available
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