Finnish smartphone manufacturer Nokia launches the Lumia 925 handset in the smartphone arena with much expectation.
The Windows Phone is equipped with state of the art internal specifications. However, some criticize the handset for being overpriced as compared to similar high-end handsets available in the market, such as the Google Nexus 4, which provides the user superb features at a comparatively low price.
The Nokia Lumia comes equipped with great camera specifications. In comparison, the Google Nexus 4 offers a superb user interface to the user, featuring a pure stock Android operating system. Let us compare the two handsets in terms of their processor and operating system, in order to determine which smartphone suits the requirements of the masses. The user would have the option of choosing between superb camera specifications of the Nokia Lumia 925 handset and the smooth functioning of the LG Nexus 4 handset.
Processor and Memory
In terms of processor, the LG Nexus 4 beats the Nokia Lumia 925 handset hands down. The LG handset comprises of a superior and powerful quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, running at a speed of 1.5GHz. The Adreno 320 graphic processor, running at a speed of 400MHz along with a decent RAM of 2GB powers the LG Nexus 4 handset. For those craving for power, the Nexus 4 offers the perfect handset. However, the handset is competent enough to handle both simple and arduous tasks with ease.
In comparison, the Nokia Lumia 925 encompasses a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 quad core processor. The Adreno 225 graphic processor along with a RAM of 1GB powers the Nokia Lumia 925 handset. Regardless the spec sheet, the higher cost of the Lumia 925 handset is a disappointment, as similar features and performance can be received in lesser priced handset, as that of the LG Google Nexus 4.
In terms of software, the Android based Nexus 4 edges out past the Windows Phone 8 operating system of the Nokia Lumia 925 handset. Comparing the two devices in terms of interface, both the Windows Phone and Android operating system come equipped with their own individuality, desperately trying to attract various other user bases. However, the Windows Phone operating system has a drawback in terms of number of games and applications, when compared to huge eco-system of Android based OS. However, Microsoft and Nokia are contemplating various methods to overcome this drawback successfully.
Both the handsets are almost equal in terms of features and specifications with a major difference in terms of price.