LG G3 vs Nokia Lumia 1520: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: LG G3 vs Nokia Lumia 1520. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.2
Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
Design & Materials
5.8
3.9
Performance & Hardware
5
3
Camera
5.9
4.6
Connectivity
7.2
5.9
Battery
5.4
5.5

Basics

Brand

Brand
LG
Aliases
G3 D850, G3 D855, G3 LS990, F400 S
Bandit, RM-937, RM-938, RM-939

Release Date

Release date
May 2014, 6 years ago
October 2013, 6 years ago
State
On Sale
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
74.6 mm
146.3 mm
9.0 mm
85.4 mm
162.8 mm
8.7 mm
Weight
149 g
209 g
Usable surface
76 %
71 %
Materials
Plastic
-
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

White

Gold

Red

Violet

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
6"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS
Aspect Ratio
16:9
16:9
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
534 Pixels per inch
367 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • LED Notifications
  • Without Notch
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 2
  • ClearBlack display
  • Refresh rate 60 Hz
  • Brightnes 600 cd/m² (typ)
  • Sunlight readability enhancements
  • Anti-glare polariser
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
Nokia Lumia 1520
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
CPU
Krait 400
Krait 400
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.5 GHz
2.3 GHz
64 Bits
No
No

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 330
Qualcomm Adreno 330

RAM

RAM
2 GB
2 GB
Type
--
--

Antutu

Score
65.495 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 56% of devices
25.467
Overall performance better than 23% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
32 GB
Type
--
--
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
No
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope

Others

Notifications LED
LED Notifications
--
Cooling system
No
No
Gaming buttons
No
No

Camera

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
13 Mpx
Sensor
Sony IMX135 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.12 µm
Sensor size
1/3.06

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
20.1 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS BSI
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ISO
--
Pixel size
1.07 µm
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Geotagging
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Touch focus
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Geotagging
  • Touch focus
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Self-timer
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Dual capture
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
2.1 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Resolution
1.2 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Features
-
-

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • CDMA2000 EV-DO REV.A
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Single Sim
Type
Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • SPP (Serial Port Protocol)
  • SAP/SIM/rSAP (SIM Access Profile)
  • FTP (File Transfer Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • GOEP (Generic Object Exchange Profile)
  • APT-x
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • GAVDP (Generic Audio/Video Distribution Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • S-GPS
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cell ID

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.377 W/Kg on head
0.314 W/Kg on body
0.640 W/Kg on head
0.200 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

0.390 W/Kg on head
0.760 W/Kg on body
1.320 W/Kg on head
0.400 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Infrared
  • Tethering.
  • DLNA
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3000 mAh
3400 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Fast charge
No
No
Others
  • Wireless charging
  • Removable
  • Wireless charging
  • Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Black

Prices

Prices

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