Nokia Lumia 730 vs Lumia 830- Choose the Best Smartphone Fit for Your Purpose

Good News for Indian gadget lovers waiting for Microsoft’s Killer Handsets Nokia Lumia 730 and Nokia Lumia 830. They were recently released in the selected Asian Markets including India. Here we presented great comparison between two smart phones. Check it out and choose the best fit for you.

lumia 730 vs 830


Nokia Lumia features out 5.0-inch IPS LCD display with 720*1280 pixels resolution and pixel density of 294ppi. On the other hand Lumia 730 comes out with same pixel resolution as of lumia 830 and sets 4.7 inch OLED display with 316ppi pixel density.


Nokia Lumia 730 is a replica to the Lumia 720 its predecessor in design. The poly carbonate chassis and angular corners gave an exact look like Lumia 720. This handset is highly comfortable on hands and builds with high quality material for the price. Phone makers gave an option to change the back panel with shiny and colorful shell choices just like an option given in many of the lumia devices. A special and notable part is that dedicated camera button on the side of the handset is not available on the Lumia 730. We can only see power and volume rockers on the sides.

Even Nokia Lumia 830 is not an exception from standard Lumia design philosophy. Rugged metal bank that surrounds the smartphone gave a sleek look to the phone and solid metallic frame provides rock-solid outer look to the device. More over the edges of Nokia Lumia 830 are flat and the phone also provides great grip on matter-effect laden surface.


Thickness and weight of Nokia Lumia 830 and Lumia 730 are 0.33-inch, 150 grams and 0.34 inch, 130 grams respectively.

Hardware, Software and Memory

Both these hand sets are powered with Quad-Core (Qualcomm Snapdragon 400) Cortex-A7 Processor clocked at 1.2GHz, provided with 1GB RAM and Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 OS. Lumia 730 is equipped with 8GB of internal storage where Lumia 830 supports 16GB. Both these smart phones support microSD card expansion up to 128GB.


Nokia Lumia 830 is dubbed with 10MP Pure View camera and 0.9MP front camera where this added with carl zeiss optics, OIS support and LED Flash as a complementary.

Lumia 730 offers 6.7 rear facing camera and 5MP front camera which has additional options like LED Flash and Carl Zeiss Optics. But this doesn’t have OIS support which Lumia 830 is having. Lumia 730 is also considered as Selfie phone for having 5MP front camera.


Both the phones are backed up with Li-Ion 2200mAh battery unit. Nokia Lumia 830 supports talk time of 15 hours on average and stand by time of 528 hours where Lumia 730 comes with 17 hours talk time and stand by time of 600 hours.

Few added features in both the devices

  •   Lumia 830 is upgraded with nano-SIM where Lumia 730 employs micro-SIM support. More over 730 is a dual-SIM Smart Phone.
  •   Both Lumia 830 and Lumia 730 supports NFC
  •   Lumia 830 supports 4G LTE where Lumia 730 doesn’t support.
  •   Both these handsets support 1 TB Cloud storage service in One Drive if purchased.


Nokia Lumia 830 16GB version is available for INR 28, 799 where Nokia Lumia 730 8GB costs INR 15, 299.

Full Phone Specifications of Nokia Lumia 730 and Nokia Lumia 830


Details Nokia Lumia 730 Nokia Lumia 830
Release Date Spetember 2014 September 2014
Form Factor Touch Screen Touch Screen
Dimensions 134.70*68.50*8.70 139.40*70.70*8.50
Weight 130.40 150.00
Battery Capacity 2200mAh 2200mAh
Removable Batter Yes Yes


Details Nokia Lumia 730 Nokia Lumia 830
Screen Size 4.70 inches 5.00 inches
Touch Screen Type Capacitive Capacitive
Resolution 720*1280 pixels 720*1280 pixels
Pixels per Inch (PPI) 316 296
Colurs 16M 16M


Details Nokia Lumia 730 Nokia Lumia 830
Processor 1.2GHz Quad-Core 1.2GHz Quad-Core
Processor Make Snapdragon 400 Snap Dragon 400
Internat Storage 8GB 16GB
External Storage Type Micro SD Micro SD
External Storage Upto 128 128


Details Nokia Lumia 730 Nokia Lumia 830
Rear Camera 6.7MP 10MP
Flash Yes Yes
Front Camera 5MP 0.9MP


Both Nokia Lumia 730 and Lumia 830 works on Windows Phone 8.1 Operating Sysytem.


Details Nokia Lumia 730 Nokia Lumia 830
Wi-Fi Yes Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n
GPS Yes Yes
Blue Tooth Yes, v 4.00 Yes, v 4.00
NFC Yes Yes
Head Phones 3.5mm 3.5mm
FM Yes Yes
USB Micro-USB Micro USB
Charging via Micro USB Yes Yes
Number of SIMs 2 (Micro SIMs with GSM/CDMA  and 3G Support) 1 (Nano SIMs, GSM/CDMA and 3G support)

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