Although the year 2014 has just become, tech fanatics want to know all about the future gadgets. In terms of Top Ten Android Smart Phones, this year the tendencies remain pretty much the same – big phones with big screens, followed by the “phablet” hybrids. Competitors are also more or less the same, with Samsung continuing to be the number one brand selling Android smart phones.
Top Ten Android Smart Phones of 2014
If you are curious to see exactly the year’s trends in terms of smart phones, below you will find a Top Ten Android Smart Phones of 2014.
10. LG G2
This last, but certainly not least, most impressive smartphone of the date comes in the shape of a LG product. The G2 also has a 13 megapixels camera and displays a huge 5.2 inches (1080×1920 pixels resolution) screen. The processor is identical to the Flex, as of 2.26 GHz quad-core. However, one of the most interesting factors of this phone is that the company decided to already sell it in its 32 GB HDD memory, without the possibility to expand it.
9. LG G Flex
After the rival Samsung released its Galaxy Round device in Korea, it comes as no surprise that the LG competitors wanted to prove they can come up with a similar tool as well. The product features a 13 megapixels camera (which is pretty impressive), as well as 2.26 GHz quad-core processor. It runs the 4.2.2 Android version (Jelly Bean), and its screen is displayed on no less than 6 inches.
8. LG G3
The South Korean brand fights back with some pretty good phones on the market this year. Although yet to be officially announced in stores, the product is said to have an off-the-hook octa-core processor, as well as a camera of 16 megapixels. The full size of the screen is yet to be discovered, but it is rumored it will support a 1440×2560 full HD resolution.
7. Sony Xperia Z1
Continuing its Xperia saga, the latest version, Z1, is by far worth your attention. The product features 5 inches of screen on a high resolution of 1080×1920. The battery life is not quite amazing; however, the phone fights back in its processor performances, displaying a 2.2 GHz quad core and 2.04 GB of RAM. If you are not yet convinced, apart from its sleek and fun design, the product also comes with a whooping camera of 20.7 megapixels.
6. Motorola Moto X
This other version of the Motorola’s vision on smart phones was actually awarded as being the number one smart phone of 2013, so it would make a great acquisition at the beginning of 2014 as well. The product runs on Google’s latest Android version, Kit Kat, and is sold for around $400.
5. Motorola Moto G
Although Motorola is the latest acquisition of the Google group, it still has a long way until to become a strong and fierce opponent on the smart phone market. The 720x 1,280 screen features 4.5 inches of display, as well as a powerful Gorilla Glass that will prevent scratches. Other great features of the phone are its water resistance, its superb battery life, and a strong 1.2 GHz quad-core processor.
4. Samsung Galaxy Note 3
The device could easily fall into the “phablet” category we mentioned earlier. The Note 3 features a gigantic 5.7 inch AMOLED display, making it perfect for those with big hands and pockets. However, thanks to its compact design, the Note 3 is extremely easy to hold and to handle. The rear camera of 13 megapixels allows you to take high-definition pictures and to shoot full HD videos of 4K. Also, the product comes with a quad-core 2.3 GHz and 3GB of RAM.
3. Nexus 5
What would be a Top 3 without including a device specially developed and marketed by Google itself? It features a Full HD 4.95 inch display, only 0.5 inches smaller than Google’s Galaxy S4, with a similar design to the Nexus 7 inch tablet. Also, the phone comes with a 2.34 GHz quad-core processor and, obviously, runs the company’s latest Android version, the Kit Kat. Due to it’s Aggressive pricing, full HD display and beast processor Nexus 5 is within Top 3 of our Top Ten Android Smart Phones of 2014.
2. HTC One
This full smartphone still has plenty of things to show on the market. It has by far the best-looking design, suitable even for the pickiest businessmen in the world. The aluminum exterior shelters a 4.7 inch screen, while the Snapdragon 600 processor continues to remain the most powerful processor ever built for a phone. Due to the unibody design, boom speaker, HTC Sense and full metal body HTC one is 2nd in our list of Top Ten Android Smart Phones of 2014.
1. Samsung Galaxy S4
Whether or not the moguls from Samsung will come up with their 5th Version of their Galaxy this year it is still to be seen. Until then, those who already acquired the Galaxy S4 can benefit from a full Smartphone, covering up even the most exigent demands. It features a large 5 inch Full HD screen, and an outrageous quad-core processor that can simultaneously run numerous applications. Furthermore, the S4 is the first Smartphone that can help you take pictures with sounds in the form of a greeting card for your beloved ones, and is equipped with Google’s Jelly Bean Android version. For it’s immense popularity Samsung Galaxy S4 is the Best Android phone of 2014 and holds the first spot in our Top Ten Android Smart Phones of 2014 countdown.
In the end, it depends on each person what type of phone they want to purchase next. However, if you want to be on the trend, make sure you wait a couple of more months, as February will surely come with some new enchanting smart phone releases.