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Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)

  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)
  • Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)

Nokia Lumia 520 (Black)

10899
4 inch , 5 mp rear , 1430 mah battery , wvga , 0.51 gb ram , 1 GHz , 290 gm ,
  • 45
    kenyt spec score (of 100)
  • 4.2
    star rating by 1417
  • #20
    brand rank in this budget

This is how this product specs compares against average specs in this price range. Green indicates that specs are on par or better than competition. Red indicates sub par specs compared to competition.

  This Product Similar Products
Screen Size
4 INCH
5 - 5.5 inch
Rear Camera
5 MP
13 mp
Battery Capacity
1430 MAH
2540 - 3000 mah
Screen Resolution
WVGA
HD - WXGA
RAM
0.51 GB
2 - 3 gb
Processor Speed
1 GHZ
1.3 - 1.6 GHz
Weight
290 GM
131.83 - 149 gm

This is how user sentiment of various aspects of Nokia Lumia 520 (Black) compares with similar products. Green indicates that sentiment is as good or better than other similar products. Red indicates worse user sentiment compared to competition.

Click on aspects to read sentences which influenced the sentiment scores below.

 Review Aspect This Product Similar Products
Overall
8.2
8.7 - 9.3
Battery
6.7
6.7 - 8.5
Camera
8.9
7.8 - 8.8
Gaming
6.7
7.8 - 8.3
Heating
0
3.3 - 5.9
Performance
3.8
7.5 - 8.8
Screen
7.5
8.3 - 9
Service
10
6.7 - 8
Software
6
7.5 - 8.3
Sound
9
6.7 - 8.6
Touch
8.9
7.5 - 8.8

These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about overall aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"Best mobile under 10K"



"Perfect back up phone"



"Killer Smartphone at Killer Price!"



"Great phone; value for money"



"There is no exact reason known why phones working perfect suddenly cease to function and display this error ''Error"



"Time to kill the Myth regarding Windows phone OS."



"When hunting for a new mobile phone, being biased by flood of android based phones in market, in beginning I was bit skeptical about Windows OS"



" So it is not disadvantages it is actually restriction of this handset "



" I have myself used the phoen and no doubt Nokia made a perfect Masterpiece but Microsoft Windows on this phone sucks and Microsoft itself still havent came forward with any of software to get it sorted"



"After reading so many reviews of Windows Phone , where people complain regarding missing features of this OS, in lack of knowledge, and no place to answer them, I thought to Right this review to kill the wrong myth spreading regarding windows phones and Nokia Lumia:-"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about battery aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"- Battery life very good last 3 -4 days"



" - At 3G mode handset becomes hot and battery drains very fast "



"2)Good battery life of more tan 1 day with average usage"



" Comes with a micro-USB charger which means its easy to charge; now that most devices have a micro USB"



" Also the battery holds good for 2 days for moderate usage, but heavy applications/camera reduces it fast"



"I already have a 1520 but as with any smartphone, it is always good to have a back up phone when things go bad - battery dies out, repairs and other such disasters"



"BUT THE BATTERY IS POOR"



"BATTERY DRAINS VERY QUICKLY"



" Android has lots of apps, but most of them are buggy, they either drain out your battery or consume all the resources which results in poor performance"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about camera aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

" No flash - but wait - Camera performance is still awesome - this phone comes with Nokia Smart Cam app whic makes Camera of this phone out of the crowd - its quite good without flash too"



" Flash could have been useful as a torchlight though ;)"



"- Camera apps and camera perfect in sunlight but decent performance under low light :("



"5) Camera is good in day light-in night you can not get decent pictures since flash is not there"



" Everything about this phone is good except for couple of things for now - (1) camera picture clarity could have been better though not disappointing, and (2) should have a way to group videos in kid's corner (does not look good to have hundreds of video tiles on the home screen for kid's corner as scrolling them would be time-consuming)"



" Touch is slick, no lag,There is a issue with the camera button but that just requires aligninig the cover properly"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about gaming aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"10)No suitable Mozilla Firefox,Chrome browser in APPstore, only you can get IE10.11)Comparing windows App store vs Android play store is not suitable in Android you can get lot of games and apps of free but in windows you can get only limited free apps or games"



"· Silky smooth UI which never hangs· Highly responsive touch, works even with gloves on· Games never hang or lag· Offline maps with Nokia Here works smoothly (Still Google maps are better)· Nokia music lets you download all latest and old songs direct to the phone"



"- 512 mb RAM (few high graphics games lags or not possible to play at present)"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about heating aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

" - At 3G mode handset becomes hot and battery drains very fast "



" You are my new HOT favorite"



"I wish Nokia paid a little more attention to the manufacturing quality of this hot selling model"



"IF WE USE THE PHONE FOR 5 MINUTES IT GETS HEATED UP"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about performance aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"4)suffecient 512 MB RAM for decent use and internal 8Gb(user can ger >5Gb) expandable upto 64Gb(I inserted 8 GB) working fine"



" There is 8 GB internal memory (5GB available for personal use) and additional Skydrive(cloud) provided for storage"



"I saw people complaining about less RAM but believe me 512MB RAM is more than sufficient for windows OS and every app that I have used so far in this phone runs quite smoothly (I tried some high end games too)"



" Even though this comes with 512 MB RAM, it is far more faster and smoother to use than some of the other ones I have used with double the RAM, it really lies in the software part and not solely on the spec"



"· No High end gaming as of now due to the 512 ram limitation"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about screen aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"I had to know why Nokia dint make it a normal touch screen, who needs a super sensitive touch screen which doesnt work"



"- Ips display perfect under sunlight"



" Excellent display"



" Really this is one of the biggest difference as IPS display feels really good while browsing and reading :)2"



"The touch screen is very good and works well even with the screen protectors"



"There is no exact reason known why phones working perfect suddenly cease to function and display this error ''Error"



"Nokia Lumia touch screen is a mess"



"- Windows OS is great but it do hung up at times- touch screen comes to a standstill often and key tend to press by itself"



"- the phone specifications and the os is good but the hardware (especially the touch screen) is an utter waste and u will end up in service centres soon enough repairing your mobile"



" There is no exact reason known why phones working perfect suddenly cease to function and display this error ''Error: Unable to find a bootable option"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about service aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"- the phone specifications and the os is good but the hardware (especially the touch screen) is an utter waste and u will end up in service centres soon enough repairing your mobile"



" Moreover, Outlook service is far more better than Gmail"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about software aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"I saw people complaining about less RAM but believe me 512MB RAM is more than sufficient for windows OS and every app that I have used so far in this phone runs quite smoothly (I tried some high end games too)"



" But its just a matter of a couple of days of hands on it, I found it is better than my existing android phone"



"- Windows OS is great but it do hung up at times- touch screen comes to a standstill often and key tend to press by itself"



"- the phone specifications and the os is good but the hardware (especially the touch screen) is an utter waste and u will end up in service centres soon enough repairing your mobile"



"Pros=========1) Basic windows phone-good UI if you are not attracted by Android UI"



"Time to kill the Myth regarding Windows phone OS."



"When hunting for a new mobile phone, being biased by flood of android based phones in market, in beginning I was bit skeptical about Windows OS"



" I have myself used the phoen and no doubt Nokia made a perfect Masterpiece but Microsoft Windows on this phone sucks and Microsoft itself still havent came forward with any of software to get it sorted"



"10)No suitable Mozilla Firefox,Chrome browser in APPstore, only you can get IE10.11)Comparing windows App store vs Android play store is not suitable in Android you can get lot of games and apps of free but in windows you can get only limited free apps or games"



" I had options in Nokia Asha, cheap Androids, Nokia Lumia 520 and 525"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about sound aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"Sound is quite good"



"7)Call quality is good,Audio output(speaker) is also good8)you can update Nokia softwares(i updated from Amber to Nokia black) working fineCons==============1)Micro sim enabled-If you are using old type of sim ,you need to cut it in order to insert"



" Moreover, if you can't live without downloading pirated apps/movies/music from illeagal sites (though we have Nokia Music & Free Movie Streaming apps) on your phone itself, then Keep Away"



" Call quality is brilliant, the speaker is loud enough"



"· Silky smooth UI which never hangs· Highly responsive touch, works even with gloves on· Games never hang or lag· Offline maps with Nokia Here works smoothly (Still Google maps are better)· Nokia music lets you download all latest and old songs direct to the phone"



"6)song forwarding upto sometime while listening music is difficult"



These are the sentences extracted from user reviews talking about touch aspect. Click on review lines to read full reviews.

"Touch is near perfect"



"I had to know why Nokia dint make it a normal touch screen, who needs a super sensitive touch screen which doesnt work"



" Touch feels so smooth3"



"The touch screen is very good and works well even with the screen protectors"



" Touch is slick, no lag,There is a issue with the camera button but that just requires aligninig the cover properly"



"Nokia Lumia touch screen is a mess"



"- Windows OS is great but it do hung up at times- touch screen comes to a standstill often and key tend to press by itself"



OS Windows
RAM 512 MB
Item Weight 290 g
Product Dimensions 12 x 1 x 6.4 cm
Item model number Lumia 520
Wireless communication technologies Bluetooth
Connectivity technologies GSM, (1800/850/900/1900 MHz), WCDMA, (900/2100 MHz), HSDPA, WiFi, 3G
Special features GPS, Music Player, Video Player, FM Radio, E-mail, Expandable Memory: 64GB
Device interface - primary Touch Screen
Other camera features 5MP primary camera with 4x digital zoom, auto focus, touch focus, landscape orientation, still image editor, auto and manual exposure, active toolbar, full screen viewfinder, geotagging, auto and manual white balance
Form factor Touchscreen
Weight 290 Grams
Colour Black
Battery Power Rating 1430
Phone Talk Time 880 Minutes
Phone Standby Time (with data) 360 Hours
Whats in the box Mobile Phone, battery, high efficiency charger AC-20, Nokia charging and data cable CA-189CD, Nokia stereo headset WH-108 and quick guide
   
Product Id MOB32356

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