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Nokia Lumia 520

Nokia Lumia 520

from  $199.99+
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76 Engadget Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
76

A good product that falls short of greatness.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

This phone just can't hold its own against the Lumia 620, and we don't think the modest savings are worth it.

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Pros
  • Inexpensive
  • Useful Nokia apps
  • Mostly good components and construction
Cons
  • Battery life is short for a low-end phone
  • Poor display
  • Feels redundant beside the Lumia 620

Reviews

79
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 10

81
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 22
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Windows Phone
Screen size
422
Internal memory
81
Camera
Yes
Carriers (US)
Att, T mobile
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Carriers (US)
Smartphone
Windows Phone
422
81
Yes
Att, T mobile

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76 Engadget Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
76

A good product that falls short of greatness.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

76
 

User Reviews

80
Irmantas
Operating system - Windows Phone 8.0, upgradable to 8.1
90
abye
This is a great phone for the price, and it includes a FM radio which the 620...read more
80
Dbnp
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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