Lumia 820 VS Galaxy S 4G

The Nokia Lumia 820 has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy S 4G

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Nokia Lumia 820 VS Samsung Galaxy S 4G

 
Lumia 820 Galaxy S 4G
 
The Nokia Lumia 820 and the Samsung Galaxy S 4G 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
1
The Lumia 820 is 9.9mm
1
The Galaxy S 4G is 9.9mm
Smaller Size (CC)
0
The Lumia 820 has a greater cubic volume of 1311796.40625
2
The Galaxy S 4G has a smaller cubic volume of 1221226.875
Less Weight
0
The Lumia 820 heavier at 160 grams
2
The Galaxy S 4G lighter at 118 grams
Screen Viewability
2
The Lumia 820 features a bigger 4.3" display
0
The Galaxy S 4G features a smaller 4" display
Pixel Density
0
The Lumia 820 has lower pixel density at 217 ppi
2
The Galaxy S 4G has a higher pixel density at 233 ppi
Newer
1
The Lumia 820 is newer and was released on 09/2012
0
The Galaxy S 4G is older and was released on 01/2011
Standby Time
1
The Lumia 820 can last more around 330 hours
0
The Galaxy S 4G can last less around hours
Talk Time
2
The Lumia 820 can last more around 14 hours
0
The Galaxy S 4G can last less around hours
Camera
2
The Galaxy S 4G has a 8mp camera
0
The Galaxy S 4G has a 5mp camera
Total Points
9 7
Total Score
56% 44%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Nokia Lumia 820 and the Samsung Galaxy S 4G to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Nokia Lumia 820 has better specifications than the Samsung Galaxy S 4G. Note that the Lumia 820 has 8 GB internal storage compared to 1 GB internal storage found in the Galaxy S 4G 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 Nokia Lumia 820 or the Samsung Galaxy S 4G

Availability

Announced on
September 2012 January 2011
Available
October 2012 February 2011

Battery

Capacity
1650 mAh 1650 mAh
Standby Time
330 hours -
Talk Time
14 hours -
Type
Lithium Ion Lithum Ion

CPU

Core #
2 -
Speed
1.5GHz 1GHz
Type
Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960 ARM Cortex A8

Camera

Main
8mp (3264x2448) 5mp (2592x1944)
Secondary
VGA YES
Video
1080p 720p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
3.1 (A2DP) 3.0 (A2DP)
EDGE
Class 12 YES
GPRS
Class 12 (4+1/3+2/2+3/1+4 slots), 32 - 48 kbps YES
GPS
yes, and GLONASS YES
HSCSD
HSDPA 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA 5.76 Mbps -
NFC
YES -
USB
2.0 microUSB 2.0 microUSB
Wireless
- Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n; DLNA

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
480x800 pixels 480x800 pixels
Size
4.3 inches 4 inches
Type
AMOLED capacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 HSDPA 1700, 2100
4G Network
LTE 800, 1800, 2600, 2100, 900 -
Alias
- Vibrant Plus
Form Factor
Slate Slate
Price Range
$300-$500 $500+

Memory

Call record
- Unlimited
Card Slot
microSD, up to 32GB microSD, up to 32GB, 16GB included
Internal
8 GB 1 GB
Phonebook
- Unlimited entries
Ram
1 GB 512MB

Operating System

Type
Windows Phone Android
Version
8 2.2

Other Features

Misc Features
Corning Gorilla Glass, Qi tech wireless charging -

Size and Weight

Depth
9.9 mm (0.39 inches) 9.9 mm (0.39 inches)
Height
123.8 mm (4.83 inches) 122.4 mm (4.77 inches)
Weight
160 grams (5.6 ounces) 118 grams (4.1 ounces)
Width
68.5 mm (2.67 inches) 64.5 mm (2.52 inches)