Whenever, we talk of a Touchscreen smartphone the first thought that comes to everyone’s mind is how is it in comparison to Apple iphone. So, i thought why not compare Nokia 5530 XpressMusic with Apple iphone 3GS.
We all know that Nokia 5530 is an entry level touchscreen smartphone whereas iphone 3GS belongs to high end category.So, their comparison is completely unfair.Taking this into account,instead of considering each and every feature i will mainly concentrate on advantages of Nokia 5530 over iphone 3GS.
Nokia 5530 XpressMusic
Apple iphone 3GS
Advantages of Nokia 5530 over iPhone 3GS -
- Nokia 5530 is more compact and lightweight as compared to iphone 3GS.
- 5530 has 360×640 Pixels, higher resolution display in comparison to 320×480 pixels iphone 3GS display.
- iphone 3GS has the same 3.2 MP camera as Nokia 5530,but without flash.You won’t be able to take quality pictures at night with iphone.
- 5530 XpressMusic has Stereo Speakers with Surround Sound whereas iphone has Mono speakers.
- The biggest disadvantage of iphone 3GS is that it lacks multitasking.Now how can we call it a smartphone if it cannot run even more than one application at a time.
- File Transfer through Bluetooth is not possible in iphone 3GS.Bluetooth is merely for the purpose of using Bluetooth Headset.
- iphone 3GS doesn’t support Flash in Web Browser.
- No Memory card Slot in iphone 3GS.You cannot expand the phone memory.
- No FM.While 5530 XpressMusic has Stereo FM, iphone 3GS doesn’t have even Mono FM.
- Many users are reporting overheating problem with iphone 3GS.
- For the price of an unlocked iphone 3GS you can get 3 Nokia 5530 handsets!