iPhone 5S vs. Nokia Lumia 1020 – Which One You Should Buy?

You know that there are so many phones in the market. Sometime we get confused after getting so many phones in the same range with same specification. But sometime company matters. Obviously, no one will buy a Chinese phone by spending $500, instead he/she will buy an iPhone or Samsung or Nokia mobile? Isn’t it?

But when it comes to the comparison between iPhone and Nokia Lumia series, most of the regular guy will be confused totally. Though there is a difference between price of both phones, but there are also some people who don’t hesitate to pay money to get better mobile phone. Anyway, just go ahead and start reading;

Comparison between iPhone 5S and Nokia Lumia 1020:

Both mobile are produced by two different companies which has no other alternative in their own way.

Do Check:

  1. Both mobiles have 2G, 3G and 4G LTE
  2. Lumia 1020 is 158g and iPhone 5S is 112g. So, iPhone is better than Lumia.
  3. Lumia 1020 has 4.5-inch screen and iPhone 5S has 4.0-inch screen. So, Lumia 1020 is the winner at here.
  4. Lumia 1020 has 1280x768px resolution and 5S has 1136x640px resolution
  5. The display of Lumia 1020 is better than 5S since it is Clearback, AMOLED when iPhone 5S has IPS LCD
  6. Lumia 1020 has Snapdragon S4 1.5GHz dual-core processor when iPhone 5S has Apple A7 64-bit 1.3GHz dual-core processor
  7. Lumia 1020 comes with 2GB of RAM and iPhone 5S comes with 1GB of RAM
  8. Lumia 1020 is famous for it’s camera. It has 41MP, Pureview rear camera and iPhone 5S has only 8.0MP of primary camera.
  9. Both have 1.2MP of front camera.
  10. Lumia 1020 comes with only 32GB of internal memory when you can get 16/32/64GB of internal memory in iPhone 5S
  11. Both have no expandable memory slot
  12. Both mobiles have same Wi-Fi network
  13. Lumia 1020 has NFC but iPhone 5S doesn’t have this
  14. Both mobiles have TV Out
  15. You need Micro-Sim for Lumia abut iPhone 5S requires Nano-Sim
  16. Lumia may give 13 hours battery backup in 3G when iPhone 5S may give only 10Hours

To get all aforementioned details in a quick view, follow the following list;

  Nokia Lumia 1020 iPhone 5S
Connectivity 2G/3G/4GLTE 2G/3G/4GLTE
Weight 158g 112g
Screen Size 4.5-inch 4.0-inch
Resolution 1280×768 1136×640
Display Clearback AMOLED IPS LCD
Processor Snapdragon S4 1.5GHz dual-core Apple A7 64-bit 1.3GHz dual-core
RAM 2GB 1GB
Internal Memory 32GB 16/32/64GB
External Memory N/A N/A
Camera (Rear) 41MP 8.0MP
Camera(Front) 1.2MP 1.2MP
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n Dual-band
NFC Yes N/A
Sim Micro-Sim Nano-Sim
TV Out Yes N/A
Battery Backup 13hrs(3G) 10hrs(3G)

So, which phone you are going to buy? Do let us know.


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