Compare Nokia Lumia 525 VS Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2

Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • More RAM
  • 1.0 GB vs 768.0 MB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much more internal memory
  • 8.0 GB vs 4.0 GB
    More internal storage allows having more apps, songs, videos, etc.
  • Has NFC
  • Yes vs No
    NFC enables faster sharing of content between NFC devices, one tap payment options, etc.
  • Much thinner
  • 9.9 mm vs 10.6 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish

  • Faster processor
  • 1000 MHz Dual core vs 1200 MHz Dual core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • 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 0.3 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.
  • Much lighter
  • 124.0 grams vs 118.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time
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Design
Operating system Windows 8 Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Dimensions

    Height:119.9 mm

    Width:64 mm

    Thickness:9.9 mm

    Height:121.5 mm

    Width:63.1 mm

    Thickness:10.57 mm

    Weight 124 grams 118 grams
    Ruggedness
    Available Colors              
    Hardware
    System chip Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Play MSM8227
    Processor Dual core, 1000 MHz, Dual core, 1200 MHz,
    2D/3D GPU
    • Adreno 305
    RAM 1 GB 768 MB
    Built-in storage 8 GB 4 GB
    Memory card support Upto 64 GB microSD Upto 64 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 4.0 Inch 4.0 Inch
    Display resolution 480x800 (233 ppi) 400x800 (224 ppi)
    Display Technology IPS LCD TFT
    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
    • Auto Focus
    Video Capture Yes, H.264,MPEG4 Yes, Video calling
    Video Resolution 1280 x 720p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera 0.3 MP, 640 x 480
    Network
    SIM Type Micro, GSM 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 21 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3G Yes Yes
    4G
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • B
    • Yes
    • 12
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • 236.8 kbps
    • Yes
    • 12
    GPS A-GPS,Glonass A-GPS
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP, AVRCP, GAVDP, HFP, OPP, PBAP, Proximity Monitor Profile over LE, SDAP, SPP Version 4.0, A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP, SAP
    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

      USB microUSB 2.0 USB 2.0, microUSB 2.0
      Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
      External Device connector DLNA
      Battery
      Talk time 16.9 Hours(2G), 10.66 Hours(3G) 8 Hours(3G)
      Stand-by time 336 Hours(2G), 336 Hours(3G) 280 Hours(3G)
      Battery Capacity 1430 mAh, Li-ion 1500 mAh, Li-ion
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • Sound Recording
      • 3GP, AAC, AMR, eAAC+, M4A (Apple lossless), MP3, MP4, WAV, WMA
      • AAC, AMR, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
      Video player
      • 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, M4V, MOV, MPEG4, WMV
      • 3G2, 3GP, AVI, H.263, H.264, M4V, MKV, MOV, MPEG4, WMV
      Radio

        Radio:FM

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

      Pre-loaded Apps DirectX 11, Touch UI, XBox-Live Hub.
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Light sensor, Proximity sensor Accelerometer, Proximity sensor
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      Organizer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, To-Do, Document viewer Android Market, Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Document viewer
      Keypad Landscape mode Landscape mode
      Sales Pack Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card
      Availability
      Officially announced 01-Nov-2013 05-Nov-2013
      Market status Available Available
      Price list

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      Overall User Rating (4.1/5 based on 7 ratings)

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      Overall User Rating (4.4/5 based on 8 ratings)

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