1. gfreek's Avatar
    As much as I liked my 930 just as much I hated it for its very poor battery life! Averaged about 9-10 hrs for heavy usage.

    Even though I had ended up getting a power pack in the end I just lost patience. So was left with the option of replacing it with the HTC One M8 Windows Phone or the behemoth 1520 but typical HTC are very slow to release it in the UK by the time they do the One m8 will be a relic. So I have decided to go for 1520 and I'm glad I did, yes its big but the battery life is great I easily get a 26 hours for my heavy usage.
    ven07 likes this.
    11-22-2014 04:36 PM
  2. ven07's Avatar
    im going for a 930 soon :D
    11-22-2014 05:16 PM
  3. tooly26's Avatar
    The Lumia 1520 is a great phone, but for me its big, for normal users too big.
    But hey, this is only my opinion.
    I have the 930 and my battery is not bad. I'm happy with the 930.
    I'm glad that you are happy now!
    gEtApATaLkEd
    11-22-2014 11:33 PM
  4. blue1k's Avatar
    I went the other way. Lol. Both are awesome devices.
    11-23-2014 12:37 AM
  5. Daniel Olsen's Avatar
    I went from 1520 to 930 :D Both fantastic phones!
    11-23-2014 12:53 AM
  6. bozza72's Avatar
    I went from 1520 to 930, 1520 gave me RSI
    11-23-2014 01:20 AM
  7. Pistooli's Avatar
    I am satisfied with the battery life, but it could be always better... The 1520 is too big for me.
    Sent via Tapatalk from Lumia 930
    11-30-2014 11:21 AM
  8. vEEP pEEP's Avatar
    I got a Qi charger for my desk - I just plop it down on that. But that may not be realistic for you.

    But I do find the battery life pretty good. The 1520 is gorgeous - but just too big, I know I am going to drop it. Maybe if they built it into a glove or it had grooves for my fingers it would be better suited.

    Hope it works out for you!

    Mr V
    12-01-2014 10:47 AM
  9. antiochian2010's Avatar
    Was listening to All About Windows Phone's latest podcast - they were saying the 930 and 1520 are basically the same phone except 1520 has better screen and better battery - so if you can hack the size, it's a better device. I'm fine with my 930 and since it's Nokia unbranded Euro, hoping to get the Denim update ahead of the carriers! Also splurged for Qi charging - and man is it worth it!! Got the 5000mah Ravpower from Amazon. Didn't think an external battery could be so cool.
    12-01-2014 11:41 AM
  10. NightOrchid's Avatar
    Like most here.. I went from 1520 to 930 as I found it too big.. but its gorgeous. The speaker on the 930 could be slightly louder, but its great.

    Good luck with your 1520, youll not be dissappointed :)
    bozza72 likes this.
    12-03-2014 02:07 PM

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