Nokia Lumia 800 and N9 Look Alike But Are Totally Different

Nokia Lumia 800 and N9 Look Alike But Are Totally Different

If you are not familiar with the smartphone market you’ll probably not make a big difference between the visual appearance of the Nokia Lumia 800 and the Nokia N9. And although these two phones look almost the same on the outside, their insides are far from similar. On the left we have the Lumia 800 which was unveiled just this morning. It is powered by a 1.4GHz processor paired with 512MB of RAM and 16GB storage space. On the right is the N9 which runs on a 1GHz TI OMAP processor and 1GB of RAM. The N9 also supports up to 64GB of storage space. One of the biggest differences are operating systems of there two smartphones. Lumia 800 runs on new Mango Windows Phone while N9 runs by now dead MeeGo OS. The rest of these phones characteristics can be found in the chart below.

Model Nokia Lumia 800 Nokia N9
Processor 1.4GHz


Texas Instruments
OMAP 3860
Display 3.7-inch curved AMOLED
Gorilla Glass
800 x 480

3.9-inch curved AMOLED
Gorilla Glass
854 x 480

Primary camera 8 megapixel
dual-LED flash
8 megapixel
dual-LED flash
Front-facing camera none VGA
Video recording 720p at 30fps 720p at 30fps
Cellular quadband UMTS / HSPA (14.4Mbps)
quadband GSM
pentaband UMTS / HSPA (14.4Mbps)
quadband GSM
WiFi 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n
NFC No Yes
Memory 512MB RAM 1GB RAM
Storage 16GB
internal storage
16 / 64GB
internal storage
Operating System Windows Phone 7.5 Mango Meego 1.2 Harmattan
Battery 1,450mAh 1,450mAh
Quoted Battery life Up to 13 hours talk time

Up to 7 hours video

Up to 11 hours talk time

Up to 4.5 hours video

Weight 142g / 5.01oz 135g / 4.76oz
Thickness 12.1mm / 0.48in 12.1mm / 0.48in

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