The present marketplace has become more of a nuanced world.
The BlackBerry smartphones fading away from the market, the best of Android smartphones can give a tough competition to the iPhone in every aspect. Smartphones comes in various shapes and sizes and with various price tags. Windows Phone offers a great alternative to Androids and iPhones. In case, you are new to smartphones, Windows Phone can serve you the best.
The Nokia Lumia 1320 features a Windows Phone with a large screen that offers medium range specifications and price. This Windows Phone has been termed ideal for first time smartphone purchasers in search of a big display screen.
Gionee has made a good start in the mobile industry. The company aims to see itself as a premium smartphone manufacturer. The Gionee Elife E7 smartphone had used powerful machinery in order to deliver optimum performance. The Gionee Elife E7 Mini promises to give tough competition to other higher-end smartphones. Let us see how this smartphone fares against Nokia Lumia 1320 Windows Phone with regard to features and specifications.
Design, Built, Dimensions and Display
The Nokia Lumia 1320 is a robust phone with a uniform build. The smartphone may lack in style, but it is certainly built to last long. This chunky phone has a glass screen front that is scratch resistant and solid. The device is 9.8mm thick and weighs approximately 220 grams. The device stands 164.2mm tall and 85.9mm wide. The Lumia 1320 is not the lightest and thinnest device by any means. The smartphone incorporates a 6 inches LCD touchscreen with 720×1280 pixels resolution and a density of 245 ppi. The Lumia 1320 uses Corning Gorilla Glass 3 coating for screen protection.
The recently released Gionee Elife E7 Mini has the similar design as that of its predecessor, the Gionee Elife E7. However, the company must have made some improvements in terms of features and specifications to compete in the mobile market. The E7 was a success and the company hopes the same for its successor, the E7 Mini. This dual SIM smartphone stands 139.8mm tall, has a width of 66.2mm and is 8.6mm thick. The device weighs 142.9 grams, much lighter than its counterpart. The display screen measures 4.7 inches diagonally and comes with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels and 312-ppi density.
The recently launched Lumia 1320 comes equipped with a dual core 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor. It may be considered of medium range, against the present quad core competition; however, with the Windows Phone 8 operating system, the device offers responsive and smooth performance. The device has internal memory of 8GB paired with 1GB of RAM.
The E7 Mini is equipped with MediaTek chipset with octa core 1.7GHz processor and Mali-450MP4 GPU. The device is believed to run on version 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Android OS. It has an internal storage capacity of 16GB.
The Lumia 1320 shines brightly in this department. The device makes use of 3400 mAh Lithium battery providing a decent battery life.
In comparison, the E7 Mini uses a 2200 mAh battery that has been upgraded from the 2000 mAh battery used in its predecessor.
The Lumia 1320 is a smart choice for someone who is new to the smartphone arena. The crisp colors on the massive screen of the Lumia 1320 offers value for money. It outruns the E7 Mini in most departments, making it a better choice over the Android based smartphone.