Compare: 206 – Lumia 520

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Key facts

Overview

  • 206
    • Think big
    • Easier, more affordable internet
  • Lumia 520
    • Impressive features
    • Great value

Available Colors

  • 206
    • Black
    • cyan
    • Magenta
    • White
    • Yellow
  • Lumia 520
    • Yellow
    • cyan
    • Red
    • White
    • Black

Platform

Size

Weight

Display

Maximum battery usage time

  • 206 47 days - Maximum standby time
    20 h - Maximum talk time (2G)
  • Lumia 520 16 days - Maximum standby time
    17.4 h - Maximum talk time (2G)
    9.7 h - Maximum talk time (3G)

Design

Display resolution

Display technology

Display features

  • 206 -
  • Lumia 520
    • Brightness control
    • Orientation sensor
    • Lumia Color profile

Touch screen technology

Hardware

Battery capacity

RAM

Bluetooth

NFC

GSM network

Software platform & User Interface

Photography

Main camera focus type

Camera resolution

Camera image formats

Main camera - other features

  • 206
    • Landscape orientation
    • Auto and manual white balance
    • Active toolbar
    • Still image editor
    • Full screen viewfinder
  • Lumia 520
    • Touch focus
    • Landscape orientation
    • Auto and manual exposure
    • Auto and manual white balance
    • Active toolbar
    • Full screen viewfinder
    • Geotagging
    • Automatic photo upload to web services
    • Full resolution photo and video upload

Flash type

Video

Internet

Internet browser capabilities

Communications

Social apps

Email features

  • 206
    • Email attachments
    • Multiple email accounts
    • HTML emails
  • Lumia 520
    • Viewing and editing of email attachments
    • Email attachments
    • Multiple email accounts
    • Always up to date
    • HTML emails
    • Inbox filtering
    • Text-to-speech message reader
    • Conversational view on email
    • Linked inboxes

Photo sharing

  • 206
    • Facebook
    • Send as email attachment
    • Share over Bluetooth
  • Lumia 520
    • Facebook
    • Send as email attachment
    • Share over Bluetooth
    • Flickr
    • Picasa
    • OneDrive
    • PhotoBeamer
    • Share on TV with Nokia Play To DLNA app

Video sharing

  • 206 -
  • Lumia 520
    • Video sharing to social network and internet
    • Facebook
    • Flickr
    • OneDrive
    • Picasa
    • Share on TV with Nokia Play To DLNA app
    • YouTube

Location sharing

Business features

Business apps

  • 206 -
  • Lumia 520
    • Lync (Corporate IM) free download
    • Company Hub for enterprise applications
    • Office apps: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, OneNote
    • OneDrive storage for documents and notes
    • Adobe Reader free download

Email clients

  • 206
    • Gmail
    • Nokia Mail
    • Hotmail
    • Yahoo! Mail
    • Direct mail
  • Lumia 520
    • Gmail
    • Nokia Mail
    • MS Exchange Active Sync
    • Outlook / Exchange
    • Windows Live / Hotmail / Outlook.com
    • Yahoo! Mail
    • Outlook / Office 365 / Exchange

Email protocols

Navigation

Music and audio

Music apps

Audio features

  • 206
    • Playlists in Music player
    • Selection criterion in Music player
    • Music Player
    • Loudness
    • Media Player
    • Album graphics display in Music player
  • Lumia 520
    • Audio Streaming
    • Music Player
    • Media Player
    • Album graphics display in Music player
    • Cloud music offline playback
    • Cloud music playback
    • Podcasts

Radio features

  • 206
    • Stereo FM radio
    • Radio recording1
    • FM Radio
    • FM RDS radio
  • Lumia 520
    • Internet Radio
    • FM Radio

Environment

Packaging

  • 206
    • Made of renewable materials
    • Containing up to 60% recycled materials
    • Minimized package
    • Packaging is 100 % recyclable
    • Virgin wood fibres up to 100% certified
  • Lumia 520
    • Made of renewable materials
    • Minimized package
    • Packaging is 100 % recyclable
    • Containing up to 75% recycled materials
    • Virgin woodfibres up to 40% certified

Materials

  • 206
    • Free of PVC
    • Free of nickel on the product surface
    • Free of BFR, rFR as in Nokia Substance List
  • Lumia 520
    • Free of PVC
    • Contains recycled metals
    • Free of nickel on the product surface
    • Free of BFR, rFR as in Nokia Substance List

Recycling

  • 206 100% recoverable as materials and energy  
  • Lumia 520 100% recoverable as materials and energy  

User guide

  • 206 One colour printing  
  • Lumia 520
    • Small printed guide, full on nokia.com
    • In-device user guide

To see the full specifications for the phones go to their specification pages:

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  • The availability of particular products, services and features may vary by region. Please check with your local Nokia dealer for further details. The specifications are subject to change without notice.

  • 1Country regulations may apply on feature availability.