For readers who are considering buying the OnePlus One or the Nokia Lumia 1520, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision.
Display and Design
The OnePlus One comes with a 5.5-inch LTPS LCD capacitive touch screen, rendering 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. The Nokia Lumia 1520 comes with a 6-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, rendering 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution.
Both the devices are about the same in this category. The OnePlus One has a slight edge with 401 ppi pixels display density compared to the 367 ppi pixels display density on the Lumia 1520.
The OnePlus One comes with 152.9 x 75.9 x 8.9 mm dimensions and weighs 162 grams. The Nokia Lumia 1520 comes with 162.8 x 85.4 x 8.7 mm dimensions and weighs 209 grams.
Hardware and Operating System
The OnePlus One is equipped with a 2.5 GHz quad core Krait 400 processor and Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 chipset. It comes in 16 GB and 64 GB internal memory variants and no Micro SD slot for additional memory.
The Nokia Lumia 1520 is equipped with a 2.2 GHz quad core Krait 400 processor and Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 chipset. It comes with 32 GB of internal memory, which can be expanded by up to 64 GB using a Micro SD card.
The OnePlus One runs on the Android KitKat operating system and has 3 GB of RAM. The Nokia Lumia 1520 runs on the Microsoft Windows Phone 8 Black operating system and has 2 GB of RAM. In terms of computing power the OnePlus One has a slight edge over the Lumia 1520.
The OnePlus One sports a 13 MP primary camera with autofocus and dual LED flash. The secondary camera on the device is 5 MP. The Nokia Lumia 1520 sports a 20 MP primary camera with Carl Zeiss optics, optical image stabilization, autofocus and dual-LED flash. The secondary camera on the device is 1.2 MP.
The OnePlus One comes with a non-removable Li-Po 3100 mAh battery and the Nokia Lumia 1520 comes with a non-removable Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery.
Price in Australia
The OnePlus One 16 GB variant is priced at around AU $479.95 and the 64 GB variant is priced at around AU $529.95. The Nokia Lumia 1520 4G LTE is priced at around AU $509.95 in Australia.
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