The popularity of smartphones has increased substantially over the last few years and it seems like nowadays, every mobile phone user has one. Android is a very flexible platform and many companies use it for their products. There are many brands and models available in the market and new devices are constantly hitting the shelves. With so many options, choosing the smartphone could be tricky. That is why we have created a list of the best Android devices that you can get at the moment. This will help you to narrow down your selection in order to find the smartphone that better suits your needs.
Google’s Nexus 5 is the essential Android smartphone, featuring a slim design, high resolution screen and a top performing Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. The speed and power of the Nexus 5 comes in a 5 inch display in a practical and stylish device that can be your for a price that stands between $349 to $450.
Samsung Galaxy S4
The great performance of this device is due to the quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with 2GB of RAM, packed in a light 4.9-inch size with a stunning 1080p display. The 13 megapixel camera offers top quality images and you get a wide selection of features that will suit all your needs. You can get the Galaxy S4 for less than $410 USD.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Style and functionality come together in the 5.7- inch Galaxy Note 3 by Samsung. This smartphone has a beautiful 1080p display, high-power quad-core 800 processor with 3GB of RAM and an impressive multitasking capacity. The¬†staring price was near to $1000 but you can get it for less nowadays: between $400 to¬†$600 USD.
Motorola Moto X
Many users want to make their smartphone experience more personal by having a device that looks exactly how they want. With Motorola’s Moto Maker service, users have the option to design and customize their phone. It also offers a Moto X’s Touchless Voice Control function that allows you to complete tasks without even handling the phone. Just command it and it will be done. The usual price for this smartphone is over $600 but in some websites (including Amazon) you will find it for less than $400 USD.
The Droid Maxx is fast, efficient and provides a great battery life. The voice control feature works pretty well and it operates efficiently even when there is some background noise. The 720p display may explain why the phone runs faster than other devices, still the resolution is clear and bright. With over 10 hours of battery and a price that can start for as little as $69 USD (for some contract promotions) up to $570 USD, this phone has become a favourite for many users.
In spite of it’s small size, Motorola’s Droid Mini packs a lot of power at just 4.3 inches. It is fast, strong and affordable, it even has a RAM capacity of 2GB which is offered by larger models. The Droid Mini works with Qualcomm Snapdragon S$ Pro processor. It also has a voice control feature and two cameras (front and rear) with 2 and 10 megapixels.¬† It is available for $430 USD.
Did you accidentally spill your drink over your phone? If it is a Sony Xperia Z1s, you have nothing to worry about because this device is totally waterproof and can survive up to 30 minutes immersed in water. Apart from this feature which ensures extra-durability, you also count with 9 hours of battery life and PlayStation app support.¬† You can get your hands in this device for a price that is between $500 to $600 USD.
A device that offers high quality sound thanks to its powerful dual speakers, as well as a top camera that will allow you to take great photos. This 4.7 inch device has a gorgeous design, 1080p display and can also be used as a remote control for your TV.¬†The price for¬†this sleek, award-winning device is between $500 to $600 USD.
This smartphone from LG stands out for its exclusive design that is aimed to enable users to control the device with just one hand. The power switch and the buttons to control the volume are located in the back of the phone, meaning that it should be more convenient for single-handed control of the handset. The unique design is complete with a 5.2 inch, 1080p display and a great performance with almost 11 hours of battery life. It is available for up to $700 USD, with lower prices starting at $390 USD.
The G Flex by LG is known for its flexible, revolutionary curved design but an innovative appearance is not the only thing that you can expect from this device. It features a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor and a self healing back cover. The price is between $500 and $550 USD.