PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of Lumia 928 vs 8X

Performance

Processing power and speed

Lumia 928
N/A
HTC 8X
N/A
Passmark, Geekbench, AnTuTu, BrowserMark and Sunspider 0.9.1

Graphics

3D and 2D graphics

Lumia 928
5.6
HTC 8X
5.6
GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Lumia 928
5.2
HTC 8X
5.1
Talk time, Standby time and Battery capacity

Reviews

How do our trusted review sites rank these products?

Lumia 928
8.1
HTC 8X
7.3
Reviews from phonearena.com, gsmarena.com, pocket-lint.com, techradar.com and 1 more

PhoneRocket Score

Performance, Graphics, Battery Life and Reviews

Lumia 928
5.9
HTC 8X
5.7

Winner
Nokia Lumia 928 

PhoneRocket recommends the Nokia Lumia 928  based on its .

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Lumia 928 vs HTC 8X

GLBenchmark 2.7 3D graphics performance

Lumia 928
2.7 fps
HTC 8X
3 fps

GLBenchmark 2.5 3D graphics performance

Lumia 928
6.8 fps
HTC 8X
7.5 fps

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Nokia Lumia 928

Reasons to consider the
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
Store more stuff 32 GB vs 16 GB 2x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Longer standby time 36,288 min vs 17,424 min More than 2x longer standby time
More battery capacity 2,000 mA·h vs 1,800 mA·h More than 10% more battery capacity
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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Significantly lighter 130 g vs 162 g Around 20% lighter

Reviews Word on the street

Lumia 928  vs HTC 8X 

8.0
8.0
The AMOLED display is more color saturated and is quite bright; I suspect it will be a popular feature.
Lumia 928

8.0
8.0
Camera: On the surface, the camera UI is pretty much stock Windows Phone 8, which is uncluttered with most of the controls and icons positioned towards the right edge of the interface.
Lumia 928

Overall

8.1 Out of 10
7.3 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

Lumia 928  vs
HTC 8X 
Type AMOLED 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 No No

software

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

connectivity

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

form factor

Lumia 928  vs
HTC 8X 
Weight 162 g 130 g
Thickness 10.1 mm 10.1 mm
Size 68.9 x 133 x 10.1 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 1.2 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)
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)

battery

Talk time 708 min 678 min
Standby time 36,288 min 17,424 min
Capacity 2,000 mA·h 1,800 mA·h
Nokia Lumia 928
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HTC 8X
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