Product Comparison: Microsoft Lumia 535 vs Microsoft Lumia 550


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General Specifications
Brand
Microsoft
Microsoft
Model
Lumia 535
Lumia 550
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Coming packed with premium features, the Lumia 535 sports a colourful design, easy readability in sunlight - thanks to a large bright display - and a fast quad-core processor for a smooth smartphone experience.
With the Microsoft Lumia 550 experience the power of Windows 10 at a price that won't hurt your wallet. With 4G LTE connectivity, smooth multitasking, and the all new Microsoft Edge browser, you can get to what matters faster.
Size & Weight
Height
5.52 in.
5.36 in.
Width
2.85 in.
2.67 in.
Depth
0.35 in.
0.39 in.
Weight
5.15 oz.
5.01 oz.
Display
Display Type
IPS LCD
IPS LCD
Screen Size
5.0 in.
4.7 in.
Screen Resolution
960 x 540
1280 x 720
Pixel Density
220 ppi
315 ppi
What customers say about "Display"
Microsoft Lumia 535 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • This is a good phone, decent display.
  • Screen size 5" gorilla glass. I like it.
  • The display to be crisp and clear.
  • Has good display with nice colors.
  • Clear screen. Fine design. I recommend.
Microsoft Lumia 550 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • Great display, works seamlessly with my PC and tablet.
  • Good product, large screen easy to read.
  • Pleased with the phone. Good display with good colors.
  • Vivid colors on this display. I like it.
  • It's not great, the screen flickers.
Processor
Processor Name
Snapdragon 200
Snapdragon 210
Number of Cores
4
4
Processor Speed
1.2 GHz
1.1 GHz
What customers say about "Processor"
Microsoft Lumia 535 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • Lovely phone easy to work and read messages. Works fast.
  • Great phone so easy to use, fast.
  • Fast and responsive touch-screen. Has good chip.
  • Fast processing and very light.
  • It is fast with a good screen and processor.
Microsoft Lumia 550 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • My daughter loves this phone. Works fast.
  • Really good phone at a great price. Very fast chip for my tasks.
  • Good and fast processor on this one for my needs.
  • I like this phone. Fast. Recommended.
  • Slow, apps crash. Probably best for someone using it for work with PC.
Memory
Internal Memory
8 GB
8 GB
RAM
1 GB
1 GB
Expandable Memory up to
128 GB
Camera
Rear-Facing Camera
5 MP
5 MP
Front-Facing Camera
5 MP
2 MP
Video Resolution
480p@30fps, 720p@30fps
720p@30fps, 480p@30fps
Other Functions
LED flash
LED flash
What customers say about "Camera"
Microsoft Lumia 535 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • Very good phone, very clear, good camera.
  • Adequate camera. Large screen.
  • The camera is reasonable both front and back.
  • The camera is better than I thought it would be.
  • Camera takes clean sharp pictures.
Microsoft Lumia 550 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • Good front and back camera. I like it.
  • Good back camera and average front camera.
  • Front camera is impressive. Good quality.
  • Cameras are good, both front and back.
  • Software updating issue, battery backup issue, poor camera.
Compatibility
Bluetooth
4.0
4.1
NFC Technology
No
No
Charging Interface
micro USB
micro USB
Network
Network Type
GSM / HSPA
GSM / HSPA / LTE
Wi-Fi
802.11 b/g/n
802.11 b/g/n
Frequency
850, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100
850, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100
Features
Operating System
Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1
Microsoft Windows 10
Unlocked
Yes
Yes
Voice Control App
Cortana
Cortana
Mobile Payment Service Supported
No
No
Maximum Usage Time
11 hours
14 hours
Headphone Jack
Yes
Yes
Water Resistant
No
No
Extras
Big screen action, Always the latest Windows Phone experience, The assistant with a personal touch, All the apps you love and need, Switching made simple
Accelerometer, Proximity, Your truly personal assistant, Work anywhere, Powerful performance
What customers say about "Features"
Microsoft Lumia 535 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • Comes complete with premium features.
  • Has all the features needed at a reasonable price.
  • Just little features here and there that make my phone enjoyable and efficient to use.
  • It has all the features of my laptop so I can have my pics and emails on it.
  • Some features don't work, like double tap to wake up.
Microsoft Lumia 550 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • Replacable back panel in case of cracks.
  • It have the best E-mail application so far.
  • The phone won't break when you will throw it away.
  • The GPS navigation feature is excellent.
  • Has good features for me. I recommend this phone.
Power
Battery Capacity
1905 mA/h
2100 mA/h
Wireless Charging
No
No
What customers say about "Power"
Microsoft Lumia 535 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • Battery lasts for up to days. Would recommend.
  • Pretty good battery life.
  • Battery life is good. Recommended.
  • The battery never charges properly and the touchscreen is hypersensitive.
  • The battery won't work at all.
Microsoft Lumia 550 SIM-Free Smartphone
  • Long battery life in comparison to Samsung and Apple.
  • Battery life reasonable. Great for me.
  • With normal usage battery last at least 2 days.
  • Battery lasts longer. With moderate usage you can get through a day.
  • The battery doesn't last very long.
Accessories
Included With Unit
Charger, USB cable
Charger, USB cable
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
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