Features Key features of the Lumia 720  vs Ascend P6 

screen size

Lumia 720
Ascend P6

screen resolution

Lumia 720
800 x 480
Ascend P6
1280 x 720


Lumia 720
0.5 GB
Ascend P6
2 GB


Lumia 720
Dual core
Ascend P6
Quad core

camera resolution

Lumia 720
6.7 MP
Ascend P6
8 MP

Differences What are the advantages of each

Side view of Nokia Lumia 720

Reasons to consider the
Nokia Lumia 720

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Is 4G Yes vs No Somewhat common; Supports the fastest, most reliable networks
Longer standby time (3G) 31,248 min vs 18,900 min More than 65% longer standby time (3G)
Longer standby time 30,240 min vs 24,960 min More than 20% longer standby time
Back view of Huawei Ascend P6

Reasons to consider the
Huawei Ascend P6

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Much bigger app store 850,000 apps vs 120,000 apps More than 7x more apps; find an app for virtually any task
Significantly faster processor 1.5 GHz vs 1 GHz 50% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
More cores Quad core vs Dual core Twice as many cores; each additional core lets your phone do more without visible UI slowdowns and jerkiness
Sharper screen 312 ppi vs 216 ppi Around 45% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
More RAM 2 GB vs 0.5 GB 4x more RAM; browse media-heavy webpages without slowing down
Quite a bit thinner 6 mm vs 9 mm Around 35% thinner
Higher resolution 1280 x 720 vs 800 x 480 Around 2.5x higher resolution
Bigger screen 4.7" vs 4.3" Around 10% bigger screen
Slightly lighter 120 g vs 128 g More than 5% lighter
Slightly higher resolution front camera 8 MP vs 6.7 MP Around 20% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people

Reviews Word on the street

Lumia 720  vs Ascend P6 

One thing we really appreciate about this ClearBlack LCD display is that it is easily visible when viewed outdoors.
Lumia 720

There's no text reflow built into Internet Explorer though, so once you've zoomed in to read an article you'll find yourself feverishly sliding sideways as well as down to read all the text.
Lumia 720


8.3 Out of 10
7.9 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Lumia 720  vs
Ascend P6 
Type Super IPS LCD2 Super IPS LCD2
Size 4.3" 4.7"
Resolution 800 x 480 1280 x 720
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 216 ppi 312 ppi


Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes


Supports FM radio Yes Yes


Operating system Windows Phone, 8 Android 4.2.2
App store Windows Phone Marketplace Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 120,000 apps 850,000 apps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 + LE Bluetooth v3.0

form factor

Lumia 720  vs
Ascend P6 
Weight 128 g 120 g
Thickness 9 mm 6 mm
Size 67.5 x 127.9 x 9 mm 66 x 133 x 6 mm


Clock speed 1 GHz 1.5 GHz
Number of cores Dual core Quad core
RAM 0.5 GB 2 GB
Internal storage 8 GB 8 GB
Supported card formats

photo & video

Camera 6.7 MP 8 MP
Resolution 6.7 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 1.3 MP 5 MP
Video resolution 1280 x 720 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps


Generation 4G 3.5G
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (21.1 Mb/s)
HSDPA+ (21.1 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)


Talk time 1,404 min 1,680 min
Talk time (3G) 804 min 858 min
Standby time 30,240 min 24,960 min
Standby time (3G) 31,248 min 18,900 min
Capacity 2,000 mA·h 2,000 mA·h
Nokia Lumia 720
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