PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of Lumia 928 vs iPhone 5s


Processing power and speed

Lumia 928
iPhone 5s
Passmark, Geekbench, AnTuTu, BrowserMark and Sunspider 0.9.1


3D and 2D graphics

Lumia 928
iPhone 5s
GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Talk time (3G), Standby time (3G), Standby time and Battery capacity


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PhoneRocket Score

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Apple iPhone 5s 

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Lumia 928 vs iPhone 5s

GLBenchmark 2.7 3D graphics performance

Lumia 928
2.7 fps
iPhone 5s
24.7 fps

GLBenchmark 2.5 3D graphics performance

Lumia 928
6.8 fps
iPhone 5s
53 fps

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Nokia Lumia 928

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Screen uses OLED technology Yes vs No About half of smartphones are OLED; OLED screens are typically higher contrast and use less power
Supports NFC Yes vs No Somewhat common; Enables payment by phone and other wireless communications
Significantly longer standby time 36,288 min vs 14,976 min Around 2.5x longer standby time
Longer talk time (3G) 1,020 min vs 600 min 70% longer talk time (3G); go days without charging
Longer standby time (3G) 30,816 min vs 14,976 min More than 2x longer standby time (3G)
Bigger screen 4.5" vs 4" Around 15% bigger screen
More battery capacity 2,000 mA·h vs 1,560 mA·h Around 30% more battery capacity
Faster processor 1.5 GHz vs 1.3 GHz More than 15% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Higher resolution 1280 x 768 vs 1136 x 640 More than 35% higher resolution
Back view of Apple iPhone 5s

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Much faster graphics 24.7 fps vs 2.7 fps Around 9.2x better GLBenchmark 2.7 score
Much bigger app store 825,000 apps vs 120,000 apps Around 7x more apps; find an app for virtually any task
Significantly lighter 112 g vs 162 g More than 30% lighter
Much better theoretical download speed 100 Mb/s vs 20 Mb/s 5x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Thinner 7.6 mm vs 10.1 mm Around 25% thinner

Reviews Word on the street

Lumia 928  vs iPhone 5s 

Without a doubt, it’s a pretty cool and slick feature, especially when the audio also receives the same slow motion treatment as well.
iPhone 5s

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Lumia 928  vs
iPhone 5s 
Size 4.5" 4"
Resolution 1280 x 768 1136 x 640
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 331 ppi 325 ppi


Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes


Supports FM radio No No


Operating system Windows Phone 8 iOS 7
App store Windows Phone Marketplace Apple App Store
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 120,000 apps 825,000 apps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes No
Bluetooth Bluetooth v3.0 Bluetooth v4.0

form factor

Lumia 928  vs
iPhone 5s 
Weight 162 g 112 g
Thickness 10.1 mm 7.6 mm
Size 68.9 x 133 x 10.1 mm 58.6 x 123.8 x 7.6 mm


Clock speed 1.5 GHz 1.3 GHz
Number of cores Dual core Dual core
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 1.2 MP 1.2 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps


Generation 4G 4G
LTE Cat3 (100 Mb/s)
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)
HSDPA+ (42.2 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)


Talk time (3G) 1,020 min 600 min
Standby time 36,288 min 14,976 min
Standby time (3G) 30,816 min 14,976 min
Capacity 2,000 mA·h 1,560 mA·h
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