Compare: Nokia 808 – Lumia 800 – Lumia 521

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Key facts

Overview

  • Nokia 808
    • Photographic paradise
    • Pass your pics on
  • Lumia 800
    • Seamlessly styled body
    • People Hub
  • Lumia 521
    • Impressive features
    • Compare Nokia Lumia 521, 925 and 810

Size

Weight

Display

Maximum battery usage time

  • Nokia 808 21 days - Maximum standby time
    9 h - Maximum talk time (2G)
    6.5 h - Maximum talk time (3G)
  • Lumia 800 265 h - Maximum standby time (2G)
    13 days - Maximum standby time
    13 h - Maximum talk time (2G)
    335 h - Maximum standby time (3G)
    9.5 h - Maximum talk time (3G)
  • Lumia 521 8 h - Maximum talk time (2G)
    400 h - Maximum standby time (3G)
    9 h - Maximum talk time (3G)

Design

Display resolution

Display features

  • Nokia 808
    • Brightness control
    • Corning® Gorilla® Glass
    • Tactile feedback
    • Orientation sensor
    • Low power mode
    • Curved display
  • Lumia 800
    • Brightness control
    • Corning® Gorilla® Glass
    • Tactile feedback
    • Orientation sensor
    • Low power mode
  • Lumia 521
    • Brightness control
    • Orientation sensor

Touch screen technology

Hardware

Battery capacity

RAM

Bluetooth

NFC

GSM network

WCDMA network

Software platform & User Interface

Software release

SW Platform

Photography

Main camera focus type

Camera resolution

Camera image formats

Main camera - other features

  • Nokia 808
    • Touch focus
    • Landscape orientation
    • Exposure compensation
    • Auto and manual exposure
    • Auto and manual white balance
    • Still image editor
    • Face recognition
    • Full screen viewfinder
    • Geotagging
    • Center weighted auto exposure
    • Exposure bracketing
  • Lumia 800
    • Touch focus
    • Auto and manual exposure
    • Auto and manual white balance
    • Geotagging
  • Lumia 521
    • 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

Camera video resolution

Internet

Internet browser capabilities

Communications

Social apps

Email features

  • Nokia 808
    • Email attachments
    • OMA email notifications
    • Multiple email accounts
    • HTML emails
    • Text-to-speech message reader
    • Viewing of email attachments
  • Lumia 800
    • Viewing and editing of email attachments
    • Email attachments
    • Viewing of email attachments
  • Lumia 521
    • Viewing and editing of email attachments
    • Email attachments
    • Always up to date
    • Inbox filtering
    • Text-to-speech message reader
    • Conversational view on email

Photo sharing

  • Nokia 808
    • Facebook
    • Send as email attachment
    • Share over Bluetooth
    • Share on TV with Nokia Play To DLNA app
  • Lumia 521
    • Facebook
    • Send as email attachment
    • Share over Bluetooth
    • Flickr

Video sharing

  • Nokia 808
    • Video sharing to social network and internet
    • Facebook
    • Wireless video sharing over DLNA
    • YouTube
  • Lumia 800
    • Video sharing to social network and internet
    • Facebook
  • Lumia 521
    • Video sharing to social network and internet
    • Facebook
    • Flickr
    • Picasa
    • YouTube

Location sharing

Business features

Business apps

  • Nokia 808
    • Lync (Corporate IM) free download
    • Office apps: Excel, Word, Powerpoint, OneNote
  • Lumia 521
    • Lync (Corporate IM) free download
    • Office apps: Excel, Word, Powerpoint, OneNote

Email clients

  • Nokia 808
    • Nokia Messaging
    • Gmail
    • Mail for Exchange
    • Hotmail
    • Windows Live / Hotmail / Outlook.com
    • Yahoo! Mail
  • Lumia 800
    • Gmail
    • Nokia Mail
    • Hotmail
    • MS Exchange Active Sync
    • Windows Live / Hotmail / Outlook.com
    • Yahoo! Mail
  • Lumia 521
    • Gmail
    • Nokia Mail
    • Hotmail
    • MS Exchange Active Sync
    • Windows Live / Hotmail / Outlook.com
    • Yahoo! Mail

Email protocols

Navigation

Music and audio

Music apps

Audio features

  • Nokia 808
    • Audio Streaming
    • Music Player
    • Loudness
    • Media Player
    • Audio Equalizer
    • Dolby® Headphone
    • Stereo Widening
    • Talk noise cancellation for calls
  • Lumia 800
    • Playlists in Music player
    • Selection criterion in Music player
    • Audio Streaming
    • Music Player
  • Lumia 521
    • Audio Streaming
    • Music Player
    • Media Player
    • Album graphics display in Music player
    • Cloud music offline playback
    • Cloud music playback
    • Podcasts
    • Talk noise cancellation for calls

Radio features

Environment

Packaging

  • Nokia 808
    • Made of renewable materials
    • Containing up to 60% recycled materials
    • Packaging is 100 % recyclable
  • Lumia 800
    • Made of renewable materials
    • Containing up to 60% recycled materials
    • Packaging is 100 % recyclable
  • Lumia 521
    • Made of renewable materials
    • Containing up to 60% recycled materials
    • Minimized package
    • Packaging is 100 % recyclable

Materials

  • Nokia 808
    • Free of PVC
    • Contains recycled metals
    • Free of nickel on the product surface
    • Free of BFR, rFR as in Nokia Substance List
  • Lumia 800
    • Free of PVC
    • Free of BFR, rFR as in Nokia Substance List
  • Lumia 521
    • Free of PVC
    • Contains recycled metals
    • Free of nickel on the product surface
    • Free of BFR, rFR as in Nokia Substance List

Recycling

  • Nokia 808 100% recoverable as materials and energy  
  • Lumia 800 100% recoverable as materials and energy  
  • Lumia 521 100% recoverable as materials and energy  

User guide

  • Nokia 808
    • Green tips page
    • User guide available on Nokia.com
    • Black and white printing
  • Lumia 800 User guide available on Nokia.com  
  • Lumia 521
    • User guide available on Nokia.com
    • In-device user guide

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

See full specification of Nokia 808

See full specification of Lumia 800

See full specification of Lumia 521

  • 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.

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