PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of Lumia 920 vs 8X

Performance

Processing power and speed

Lumia 920
9.4
HTC 8X
9.4
Sunspider 0.9.1

Graphics

3D and 2D graphics

Lumia 920
5.7
HTC 8X
5.7
GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Lumia 920
5.3
HTC 8X
5.2
Talk time, Standby time and Battery capacity

Reviews

How do our trusted review sites rank these products?

Lumia 920
8.3
HTC 8X
7.3
Reviews from phonearena.com, gsmarena.com, techradar.com, pocket-lint.com and 1 more

PhoneRocket Score

Performance, Graphics, Battery Life and Reviews

Lumia 920
7.0
HTC 8X
6.8

Winner
Nokia Lumia 920 

PhoneRocket recommends the Nokia Lumia 920  based on its battery life and reviews.

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Lumia 920 vs HTC 8X

SunSpider 0.9.1 Web browser and javascript performance

Lumia 920
910 ms
HTC 8X
914 ms

GLBenchmark 2.7 3D graphics performance

Lumia 920
3 fps
HTC 8X
3 fps

GLBenchmark 2.5 3D graphics performance

Lumia 920
8.4 fps
HTC 8X
7.5 fps

DxOMark photo quality How good is the phone's camera?

DxOMark video quality Does it shoot good quality video?

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Nokia Lumia 920

Reasons to consider the
Nokia Lumia 920

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Takes significantly higher quality video 70 vs 67 Around 5% better DxOMark video quality score
Supports FM radio Yes vs No Somewhat common; Listen to music and news from local radio stations
Longer standby time 27,648 min vs 17,424 min Around 60% longer standby time
Store more stuff 32 GB vs 16 GB 2x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Slightly longer talk time 1,116 min vs 678 min Around 65% longer talk time; go days without charging
Slightly bigger screen 4.5" vs 4.3" Around 5% bigger screen
Front view of HTC 8X

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HTC 8X

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Supports Adobe Flash Yes vs No Somewhat common; Many games and videos on the Internet require Adobe Flash
Takes higher quality photos 66 vs 64 Around 5% better DxOMark photo quality score
Significantly lighter 130 g vs 185 g Around 30% lighter
Slightly thinner 10.1 mm vs 10.7 mm More than 5% thinner

Reviews Word on the street

Lumia 920  vs HTC 8X 

8.0
8.0
It has an excellent rear 8.7 MP camera with a Carl Zeiss lens and backside illuminated sensor that excels at low light photography.
Lumia 920

9.0
8.0
Throw in the fact that it has good viewing angles and a strong iridescent glow, it’s more than visible in outdoor conditions with the sun present.
Lumia 920

Overall

8.3 Out of 10
7.3 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Lumia 920  vs
HTC 8X 
Type Super IPS LCD2 Super IPS LCD2
Size 4.5" 4.3"
Resolution 1280 x 768 1280 x 720
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 331 ppi 341 ppi

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio Yes No

software

Operating system Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone, 8.1, 8
Multitasking Yes Yes
Adobe flash support No Yes

connectivity

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

form factor

Lumia 920  vs
HTC 8X 
Weight 185 g 130 g
Thickness 10.7 mm 10.1 mm
Size 70.8 x 130.3 x 10.7 mm 66.2 x 132.3 x 10.1 mm

hardware

Clock speed 1.5 GHz 1.5 GHz
Number of cores Dual core Dual core
RAM 1 GB 1 GB
Internal storage 32 GB 16 GB

photo & video

Camera 8.7 MP 8 MP
Resolution 8.7 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 1.3 MP 2 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps

cellular

Generation 4G 4G
Networks
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Talk time 1,116 min 678 min
Standby time 27,648 min 17,424 min
Capacity 2,000 mA·h 1,800 mA·h
Nokia Lumia 920
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HTC 8X
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