Nokia 620 Vs Karbonn Retina A27

Nokia 620 Vs Karbonn Retina A27

Mumbai: Nokia is one of the popular handset manufacturing companies in India.  The company introduced Nokia Lumia 620 with windows phone OS into the mobile markets which are dominated by Android operating system run devices.  Android operating system is used in both entry level and mod range markets.  To popularize the Windows Phones operating system Nokia launched Lumia 620 which is the cheapest WP 8 smartphone and was launched in India for a price of Rs. 14,999.

But Nokia 620 will be facing competition from other smartphones that are offered by local manufacturers.  Karbonn is one such domestic vendor that is quiet popular in India and is offering variety of handsets.  Retina A27 is one handset from Karbonn that is spotted on Saholic.  The device is priced Rs. 9,090. The device runs on Android Jelly Bean operating system and it seems to give a competition for Nokia Lumia 620. Given here is the comparison of two devices.

Nokia 620

Lumia 620 is equipped with 3.8 inch display multi touch WGA clearblack capacitive touchscreen with 480 x 800 pixels. Retina A27 comes with 4.3 inch qHD IPS capacitive touchscreen display and its display resolution if 960 x 540 pixels.  The dimensions of Lumia 620 are 115.4 x 61.1 x 11 mm and that of A27 is 133.6 x 66 x 9.1.  IPS display give better viewing angle and Clearbalck tehnology of Lumia is known to reduce reflections.

Lumia 620 and Retina A27 come with dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor.  But A27 scores marks here as it comes with a processor whose speed is 1.2 GHz which is more than that of Lumia 620.

Lumia 620 is based on Windows Phone 8 operating system and retina A27 comes loaded with android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system.  The features offered by Lumia 620 are Skydrive, Live Tie information, facebook events integrated calendar, threaded email conversations etc.  A27 offers project butter, live wallpaper preview, high resolution contact photos and so on.

Both Lumia 720 and Karbonn A27 are dual camera phones.  Lumia 620 has 5 megapixel camera and VGA front camera.  Regna A27 comes equipped with 8 megapixel rear camera and 2 megapixel front camera.

Lumia 620 offers more storage space to the consumers.  It has 8 GB of internal memory while A27 comes with 4GB of memory.  Memory can be expanded in both the devices – up to 64 GB in Lumia 620 and up to 32 GB in A27.

Connectivity features of Lumia 620 and A27 are dual band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and micro USB.  Lumia scores more as it supports NFC connectivity.  Lumia has 1300 mAh battery and A27 comes with 1800 mAh battery.

Nokia 620 and Retina A27 come loaded with different software platforms and thus comes with unique features.  Those who want a large display, better camera and low price can opt for Retina A27.  Those who want more internal storage, good battery backup and NFC features should opt for Lumia 620.