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Description

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Brand

Brand
Nokia
Smartphones by Nokia

Release Date

Release date
February 2013, 6 years ago
State
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
64.0 mm 119.9 mm 9.9 mm
Weight
124 g
Aspect Ratio
5:3
Usable surface
59 %
Colors
Cyan
Red
White
Yellow
Print 3D Model

Screen

Diagonal
4"
Type
LCD IPS
Resolution
480 x 800 px LowRes
Density
233 ppi Medium Density
Others
  • 2D hardened glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Nokia ClearBlack display
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
User reviews
Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
7.5

46 opinions

Do you think it's a nice phone?
6.8

46 opinions

Is it comfortable?
7.6

46 opinions

Can you see it well in the sunlight?
5.6

46 opinions

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8227
CPU
Krait
Type
Dual-Core
Frequency
1 GHz
64 Bits
No
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Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 305

RAM

RAM
512 MB
Type
--
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Antutu

Score
7.468
Overall performance better than 0% of devices

Storage

Capacity
8 GB
SD Slot
Yes, Independent SD slot
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Security

Fingerprint
No

Sensors

Fingerprint
No
Accelerometer
Yes
Compass
Yes
Light sensor
Yes
Proximity
Yes
Others
Notifications LED
No
Cooling system
No
User reviews
Does it have good sound?
7.0

46 opinions

Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
6.5

46 opinions

What's your experience been with demanding games?
4.6

46 opinions

Camera

Rear

Main
Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown Unknown
Type
Unknown
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
Pixel size
--
ISO
--
Flash
No
Optical Stabilisation
No
Slow Motion Video
No, 30 fps
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Geotagging
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings

Selfie

Main
Resolution
0 Mpx
Sensor
--
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
Pixel size
--
ISO
--
User reviews
Quality of daytime photos
7.2

46 opinions

Quality of nighttime photos
4.2

46 opinions

Quality of selfies
1.8

46 opinions

Does it have a powerful flash?
1.0

46 opinions

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Network compatibility

Connectivity

Bands

3G
B1 (2100), B2 (1900), B5 (850), B8 (900)
2G
B2 (1900), B3 (1800), B5 (850), B8 (900)

SIM card

Type
Single SIM (Micro SIM)

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Wi-Fi

Standards
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LELow energy consumption
Profiles
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • GAVDP (Generic Audio/Video Distribution Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • SDAP (Service Discovery Application Profile)
  • SPP (Serial Port Protocol)

Navigation

Supports
A-GPS, Cell ID, GLONASS, GPS, S-GPS, Wi-Fi

USB

Charging
Yes
Mass Storage
Yes

SAR

--
--
What is the SAR of Nokia Lumia 520?
Others
NFC
No
Audio Jack
Yes
Radio FM
Yes
Computer sync
Yes
DLNA
Yes
OTA sync
Yes
Tethering.
Yes
User reviews
Does it have good coverage for calls?
8.1

46 opinions

Quality of the GPS
7.7

46 opinions

And the WiFi?
8.0

46 opinions

Battery

Battery
Capacity
1430 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Others
  • Removable
User reviews
How long does the battery last?
  • 16%
    Two days or more
  • 16%
    More than one day
  • 30%
    One day
  • 39%
    Less than a day
  • 0%
    Less than half day

46 opinions

Software

Software

Operating System
Windows Phone 8.0
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Amber
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User reviews
Did it come with preinstalled applications?
  • 17%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 70%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 13%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall

46 opinions

Do you regularly receive updates?
  • 12%
    Every two months or less
  • 39%
    Every six months
  • 17%
    Once a year
  • 32%
    Never

46 opinions

User reviews

Overall satisfaction
6.2
  • 11
  • 16
  • 10
  • 6
  • 3
46 opinions
  • Screen6.9
  • Performance6.1
  • Camera3.8
  • Connectivity7.9
  • Battery7.0
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