• 4.3" (800x480) AMOLED
  • 1GB
    Snapdragon SoC
    8GB Storage
  • 8-MP 1 Rear Camera
  • 1650 mAh

The Nokia Lumia 820 phone has a 4.3-inch (800x480) AMOLED screen, a 8MP main camera and a 0.6MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 1650 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon with 1 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductLumia 820 (Launched 2012-09-01), Price: 160 USD
Display4.3" 800x480 AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 8-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 0.6-MP
  • Snapdragon SoC
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB Storage
  • MicroSD (64GB max.)
Battery1650 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 160g (5.6oz), 123.8x68.5x9.9 mm (4.87 x 2.70 x 0.39 inches)
Price (Market)$160
Diagonal (inches)4.3"
Display/Body Ratio62.1%
Sharpness (PPI)217 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery Capacity (mAh)1650 mAh
Talk Time14 hours
Music Playback Time55 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon
Processor ModelMSM8960
Processor # Cores2
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.5 GHz
RAM Options1GB
Internal Storage Options8GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size64GB
Operating System + VersionWindows 8.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT3 102/51 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 3.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
SAR US Head1.37 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.71 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.79 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • H.263
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Lumia 820 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The last time we checked, the Lumia 820 was retailing at around $160 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
No. Our data shows that the Lumia 820 is NOT water-tight an has no IP-Rating rating.
No, the Lumia 820 does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things could be different in Asian markets. We mostly track USA data.
No, the Lumia 820 800x480 screen resolution is not 4K.
No, Lumia 820 does not have Wireless Charging.
No, the Lumia 820 does not support Qi Wireless Charging.
Yes, the Lumia 820 is a 4G-LTE device that is rated 4G LTE cat3 (102/51 Mbps).
No, the Lumia 820 does not work on 5G networks.
No, the Lumia 820 is not a USB-C phone.
No, the Lumia 820 does not have a removable battery.

Nokia Lumia 820 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better