Nokia is feeling the heat! From the repeated failures in the smart phone segment, they are alarmed about their survival. The very international global company is under threat due its low performance and constant layoffs. It seems that the company is slowly loosing its grip! In this context, their new phone in the smart phone series has so much of importance when Samsung Galaxy S4 storm has hit the market. This is an overview of Nokia Lumia 925 and its comparison with Samsung Galaxy S4.
The Nokia Lumia 925 weighs only 139 grams. The metal sheath has truly given it a fine look, precisely Aluminium. It’s very light. Rear is aluminum polycarbonate, the frame is aluminum wrapped.
The 8.7-megapixel camera is at the rear, it has optical image stabilization with PureView moniker. The sensor is similar to the Lumia 920 , and major changes are in the design and weight. Micro-SIM slot is on the top, with the Micro USB port on the side and the bottom of the device have ports. The rear has a dual-LED flash and points for the wireless charging points.
Nokia has changed the screen to OLED from LCD with a screen size of 4.5 inches, Covered with Gorilla Glass.
|Device||Samsung Galaxy S4||Nokia Lumia 925|
|Dimensions||136.6×69.8×7.9mm, 130g||129×70.6×8.5mm, 139g|
|Display||5-inch Super AMOLED, 1920×1080 pixels, 440ppi||4.5-inch IPS LCD, Nokia ClearBlack and PureMotion HD+, 1280×768 pixels, 332ppi|
|Camera||13-megapixel, LED flash, 1080p video||8.7-megapixel PureView, dual-LED flash, Optical stabilization, 1080p video|
|Storage||16GB/32GB/64GB, MicroSD up to 64GB||16GB|
|Processor, RAM, Graphics||1.9GHz quad-core Qualcomm 600,2GB RAM, Adreno 320 GPU||1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4, 1GB RAM, Adreno 225 GPU|
|Operating System||Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean||Windows Phone 8|
|Connectivity||microUSB,Bluetooth,NFC,Wi-Fi,Wi-Fi Direct,Wi-Fi Hotspot,DLNA,4G,GPS,MHL||Bluetooth,microUSB,NFC,Wi-Fi,Wi-Fi Hotspot,DLNA,GPS,4G,HDMI|
The Nokia Lumia 925 is a visual treat! Nokia has succeeded in making an impression about its build. Samsung Galaxy S4’s slippery build is not easy to handle. Nokia Lumia 925 is beautifully crafted. But, that is not enough…… Nokia display seems to be excellent it overshadows any other Windows smart phone, but Samsung S4 is the best for web browsing and multimedia purposes. So here Nokia and Samsung Galaxy S4 are good can’t say one is better than another.
Coming to the camera features.. S4 and Lumia have almost all the same features including the editing part, but, the quality of the images and videos are far better than S4. Built –in Pure view technology, will give Nokia more confidence. S4 is better than Nokia for gaming since it’s running on Android. Lumia do not have much Apps like S4 this cannot be considered as a drawback. The OS works smoothly and the preexisting apps are enough if you are not a hi-tech phone user.
16 GB of storage is common for both Lumia and S4, Lumia does not have the MicroSD capability which S4 has.
The Nokia Lumia 925 is supposed to be released on June 13 2013. O2 will be the exclusive distributor for the handset in the UK. The Nokia Corporation will be launching Lumia 925 first in the UK.
If you want a phone with basic smart phone structures Nokia Lumia 925 will be the best. But if you are a person build for apps and gaming only S4 can satisfy you. Nokia is the Lumia 925 best in Windows phone. That is guaranteed