Z3 VS Lumia 2520

The BlackBerry Z3 has better specifications than the Nokia Lumia 2520

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BlackBerry Z3 VS Nokia Lumia 2520

 
Z3 Lumia 2520
 
The BlackBerry Z3 and the Nokia Lumia 2520 are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
0
The Z3 is thicker at 9.3mm
2
The Lumia 2520 is thinner at 8.9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Z3 has a smaller cubic volume of 94785.6
0
The Lumia 2520 has a greater cubic volume of 399218.4
Less Weight
2
The Z3 lighter at 164 grams
0
The Lumia 2520 heavier at 615 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Z3 features a smaller 5" display
2
The Lumia 2520 features a bigger 10.1" display
Pixel Density
2
The Z3 has a higher pixel density at 220 ppi
0
The Lumia 2520 has lower pixel density at 218 ppi
Newer
1
The Z3 is newer and was released on 02/2014
0
The Lumia 2520 is older and was released on 10/2013
Standby Time
0
The Z3 can last less around 384 hours
1
The Lumia 2520 can last more around 600 hours
Talk Time
2
The Z3 can last more around 15.5 hours
0
The Lumia 2520 can last less around 10 hours
Camera
1
The Lumia 2520 has a 5mp camera
1
The Lumia 2520 has a 5mp camera
Total Points
10 6
Total Score
63% 38%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the BlackBerry Z3 and the Nokia Lumia 2520 to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the BlackBerry Z3 has better specifications than the Nokia Lumia 2520, it is safe to say that because there are significant differences we recommend the BlackBerry Z3. Note that the Z3 has 8 GB internal storage compared to 32 GB internal storage found in the Lumia 2520 currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the BlackBerry Z3 or the Nokia Lumia 2520

Availability

Announced on
February 2014 October 2013
Available
May 2014 December 2013

Battery

Capacity
2500 mAh 8000 mAh
Standby Time
384 hours 600 hours
Talk Time
16 hours 10 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
2 -
Speed
1.2GHz 2.2GHz
Type
Qualcomm MSM8230 Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800

Camera

Main
5mp (2592x1944) 5mp (3088x1744)
Secondary
720p 1600x1200
Video
1080p 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 (A2DP) 4.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
YES YES
GPRS
YES YES
GPS
YES yes, and GLONASS
HSCSD
HSDPA; HSUPA HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA; LTE, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 150 Mbps DL
NFC
- YES
USB
2.0 microUSB 3.0 USB
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
540x960 pixels 1080x1920 pixels
Size
5 inches 10.1 inches
Type
LCD capacitative touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 850, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100 RX-113 - 850, 900, 1900, 21...
4G Network
- LTE 800, 1800, 2600 RX-113 - 700, 850, 1700, 1900, 2100 RX-1...
Alias
- RX-113 Global, RX-114 ATT, RX-114v Verizon
Form Factor
Slate Tablet
Price Range
$75-$150 $300-$500

Memory

Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB
Internal
8 GB 32 GB
Ram
1.5 GB 2 GB

Operating System

Type
BlackBerry OS Windows RT
Version
10.2.1 -

Other Features

SIM Type
micro-SIM micro-SIM

Size and Weight

Depth
9.3 mm (0.36 inches) 8.9 mm (0.35 inches)
Height
140.0 mm (5.46 inches) 267.0 mm (10.41 inches)
Weight
164 grams (5.7 ounces) 615 grams (21.5 ounces)
Width
72.8 mm (2.84 inches) 168.0 mm (6.55 inches)