Micromax Canvas Win W092 vs Lumia 525/ 520- Specs Comparison

Nokia had announced its first entry level Windows Phone at MWC 2013 and the Lumia 520 went on to become the most selling Windows Phone model ever. The huge success of Lumia 520 prompted Nokia to announce its successor, the Lumia 525 with 1GB of RAM and rest of the specifications being same. This phone was announced early this year.

At the BUILD it was announced that Windows Phone will have new OEM partners and Micromax was one of them. The company has today unveiled its first Windows Phone device, the Micromax Canvas Win W092 which comes with impressive specs for an entry level phone. The phone features a 4 inch IPS LCD display with WVGA resolution and runs on Quad core Snapdragon 200 chipset with 1GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage. So if you are looking at how Micromax Canvas Win W092 stacks up with Lumia 520 and Lumia 525 which are the most successful phones in that price range, here is a quick comparison of the specs of both the devices.

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Micromax Canvas Win W092 vs Lumia 525

FeatureMicromax Canvas Win W092Nokia Lumia 525/520
Network3G3G
ProcessorSnapdragon 200 Quad core processor1.2 GHz Dual core Snapdragon
SIM cardDual SIMSingle SIM
Display4 inch; IPS LCD, 800 X480 pixels4 inch; IPS LCD, 800 X480 pixels
OSWindows Phone 8.1Windows Phone 8
Camera5MP autofocus camera with LED flash, 0.3MP front camera5MP Auto focus, no flash and front facing camera
Video720p @30fps;720p @30fps;
AudioCodec: MP3, WMA, MP4, M4A, AAC 3.5mm Ear JackCodec: MP3, WMA, MP4, M4A, AAC 3.5mm Ear Jack
Sharing FeaturesWi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0+ LEWi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
Content and ServicesNokia City Lens—Augmented Reality using the phone’s camera viewfinder, Nokia Music, HERE Maps
GPSA-GPS/ GLONASSA-GPS/ GLONASS
ConnectivityWLAN IEEE802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Integrated A-GPS, 3.5 mm audio connector, Micro USB with charging, USB 2.0 High SpeedWLAN IEEE802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, Integrated A-GPS, 3.5 mm audio connector, Micro USB with charging, USB 2.0 High Speed
Memory8GB of storage, 1GB RAM8GB Storage, 512MB RAM (Lumia 520), 1GB RAM (Lumia 525)
BatteryStandard battery, Li-ion 1500mAhStandard battery, Li-ion 1400mAh

Going by the specs, the Micromax Canvas Win W092 seems to be a almost similar to the Lumia 525 since both of them have the same 1GB RAM. But regarding the pricing, the Lumia 520 with 512MB RAM is still costlier than W092 which is priced at Rs 6500. Further, the W092 also comes with LED flash and a front facing camera. There is also a slightly higher battery on the W092, but we need to test it to see the performance. Canvas Win W092 has a better processor in the form of Quad core Snapdragon Chipset.

W092 Hands on Video:

Watch on YouTube | We will have detailed reviews and comparison of both the device, so stay tuned.

Nirmal is a big fan of Windows phone ever since it was released. He started off with Nokia Lumia 800 and then got the Lumia 920. Presently he owns the Lumia 730 and Lumia 930.

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