Phone Comparison - Nokia Lumia 638 vs Huawei Ascend Y221

Nokia Lumia 638
nokia lumia 638
Huawei Ascend Y221
huawei ascend y221
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general General Info

Manufacturer Nokia Huawei
Announced December 2014 December 2014
Status Available - December 2014 Available - December 2014
Price Rs. 7,999 ($117.63) [Similarly Priced] Rs. 10,800 ($158.82) [Similarly Priced]
Colors Black Black, White
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 129.5 x 66.7 x 9.2 mm
(5.1 x 2.63 x 0.36 in)
116.5 x 60.6 x 12.3 mm
(4.59 x 2.39 x 0.48 in)
Weight 136 g (4.8 oz) 130 g (4.59 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 (single or dual SIM)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 900 / 2100 (single or dual SIM)
HSDPA 850 / 2100 (dual SIM)
4G Network LTE 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2300 / 2500 / 2600 (Bands 3, 7, 38, 39, 40, 41) -
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 Android OS, v4.4.x (KitKat)
Processor Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 [Similar] Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A7, Mediatek MT6572M [Similar]
GPU Adreno 305 [Similar] Mali-400 [Similar]
RAM 1 GB [Browse Similar] 512 MB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 8 GB 4 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 128 GB microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display

Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 3, ClearBlack Display TFT capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 256K colors
Size 4.5 inches [Similar] 3.5 inches [Similar]
Resolution 480 x 854 pixels (218 ppi) [Similar] 320 x 480 pixels (165 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 64.43% 51.56%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio FM radio FM Radio
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592 х 1944 pixels [Similar] 2 MP, 1600 x 1200 pixels [Similar]
Flash No No
Features Auto focus, 1/4 Yes
Video Yes Yes
Front Camera No [Similar] No [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
3G HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE/ apt-X after WP8 Denim update v3.0, A2DP
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, DLNA, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
USB microUSB v2.0 microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS No
Browser HTML5 HTML

memory User Memory

Internal 8 GB, 1 GB RAM 4 GB, 512 MB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 128 GB microSD, up to 32 GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor not present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Li-Ion Battery (BL-5H) Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 1830 mAh 1350 mAh
Stand by - Up to 225 h
Talk Time - Up to 4 h