Nokia Lumia 520

Nokia

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Design
8.1
Features
7.9
Performance
8.1
Votes:
1597

Also available as Nokia Lumia 521 RM-917 for T-Mobile

General 2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
3G Network HSDPA 900 / 2100 - RM-914
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - RM-915
  HSDPA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - RM-917
SIM Micro-SIM
Announced 2013, February
Status Available. Released 2013, April
Body Dimensions 119.9 x 64 x 9.9 mm, 75.7 cc (4.72 x 2.52 x 0.39 in)
Weight 124 g (4.37 oz)
Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 480 x 800 pixels, 4.0 inches (~233 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Scratch-resistant glass
Sound Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Memory Card slot microSD, up to 64 GB
Internal 8 GB, 512 MB RAM
Data GPRS Class B
EDGE Up to 236.8 kbps
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE/ apt-X after WP8 Denim update
USB microUSB v2.0
Camera Primary 5 MP, 2592 x 1936 pixels, autofocus, check quality
Features 1/4'' sensor size, geo-tagging
Video 720p@30fps, check quality
Secondary No
Features OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8, upgradeable to v8.1
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8227
CPU Dual-core 1 GHz
GPU Adreno 305
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity
Messaging SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
Radio FM Radio
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Java No
Colors Yellow, red, cyan, white/black
 - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/WMA player
- MP4/H.264/WMV player
- 15 GB free OneDrive storage
- Document viewer
- Video/photo editor
Battery   Li-Ion 1430 mAh battery (BL-5J)
Stand-by (2G) / Up to 360 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 14 h 40 min (2G) / Up to 9 h 40 min (3G)
Music play Up to 61 h
Misc SAR US 0.77 W/kg (head)    
SAR EU 1.09 W/kg (head)    
Price group
Tests Display Contrast ratio: 834:1 (nominal) / 1.161:1 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 68dB / Noise 69dB / Ring 66dB
Audio quality Noise -82.3dB / Crosstalk -81.8dB
Battery life

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Nokia Lumia 520 - user opinions and reviews

  • Anonymous

my L520 can last for 3days for min use ( with out wifi/mobile data )

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  • 2014-11-28 07:57
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  • Kachilombo

Try to upgrade to Lumia Cyan or any latest preview version. If it still does the same thing, try to reset it by going to settings ➡ about and tap on "reset your phone". I hope it might help.

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  • 2014-11-28 05:49
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  • Kachilombo

I have this phone, its a very good phone, though it lacks the LED flash, it's certainly a good entry-level and good for windows phone newbies. Budget conscious people but with an appetite for games and taking pictures should go for the Lumia 535. It'...

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  • 2014-11-28 05:44
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