The Nokia Lumia 625 is the next smartphone to launch here in the UK and will be hitting the stores in the next few days. With the Nokia Lumia 520 being among the most popular budget smartphone on offer, it’s likely you’ll be comparing the two. Here we check out the Nokia Lumia 520 and Nokia Lumia 625 hands-on comparison.
The Nokia Lumia 520 is the entry-level member of the Window Phone 8 family and is based around a 4-inch touchscreen display and comes with a 1GHz dual-core processor, 512MB of RAM and 8GB of internal memory.
By contrast, the Nokia Lumia 625 sports a larger 4.7-inch touchscreen display and is powered by a slightly more powerful 1.2GHz dual-core processor but also comes with 512MB of RAM and 8GB of internal memory.
Both the Nokia Lumia 520 and Nokia Lumia 625 sports a 5-Megapixel camera but the Nokia Lumia 625 has the added advantage of an LED-Flash, as well as support for recording video at 1080p.
In the following video you’ll see how the compare, both in terms of look and size, as well as features.
Nokia Lumia 625 and Nokia Lumia 520: Price
When it comes to price, the Nokia Lumia 625 is slightly more expensive with prices starting at £179 (inc. VAT) on PAY here in the UK, while the Nokia Lumia 520 remains the entry-level device with prices starting at £100 (inc. VAT) on PAYG.
Want to know more? Check out how the Nokia Lumia 625 and Nokia Lumia 520 compare:
|Feature||Nokia Lumia 625||Nokia Lumia 520|
|Screen Resolution:||480 x 800 pixels||480 x 800 pixels|
|Screen Colour Depth:||24 bits||24 bits|
|Device Size:||133.25 x 72.25 x 9.15mm||119.9 x 64 x 9.9mm|
|Operating System:||Windows Phone 8||Windows Phone 8|
|CPU Processor:||1.2GHz Dual-core||1GHz Dual-core|
|Graphics Processor:||Adreno 305||Adreno 305|
|Mass Storage Memory:||8GB||8GB|
|Memory Card type:||Micro SD up to 64GB||Micro SD up to 64GB|
|CMOS Sensor:||5 Megapixels (2592 x 1936 pixels)||5 Megapixels (2592 x 1936 pixels)|
|Camera Digital Zoom:||4 x||4 x|
|Battery:||BP-4GWA 2000 mAh||BL-5J 1430mAh|
|Location Apps:||HERE Drive, HERE Maps, HERE Transit,||HERE Drive, HERE Maps, HERE Transit|
Whether you choose the Nokia Lumia 520 or the Nokia Lumia 625 we know you’re going to love the experience. So, let us know which one you’re tempted by.