Starts at $69.99 off-contract.
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Pro Durable build quality
The build of the 520 feels durable and confidence inspiring.
Pro Great value for money
Although 520's value is decreasing as it ages and newer phones are released, the 520 is still a fantastic value for new smartphone users looking for a cheap off contract phone that doesn't feel cheap.
Pro Responsive 4" 800x480 LCD display
The display experience on the Lumia 520 is decent. The LCD is small enough that it features a good enough PPI of 235. Nokia also included the super sensitivity capability that allows its users to interact with the phone with gloves on.
Pro Good battery life
The 520 uses a 1430mAh battery and can support just under 15h of talk time.
Con No NFC, LTE, or front-facing camera
To achieve the 520's low price point Nokia had to make some compromises. Some of them include no NFC, LTE, or a front-facing camera.