Modern smartphones are not just a mere basic phones; they offer instant access to the internet and sync with your desktop computer. A basic smart phone allows to view and store PDF documents directly on your device. These modern gadgets serve as a true multi-media device offering loads of entertainment and fun to the mobile users. You can use a smart phone to store and share quality pictures, play high quality videos or even watch a full-length movie completely with them. Different handset manufacturers show utmost interest to sell mobile phones that are feature rich and offer diverse functionality.
Here I have short-listed 3 recently launched smartphones that are very popular among mobile users.
HTC One X:
HTC One X is the first Android smart phone to have a powerful quad-core processor. The device is well-known in the Android market for remarkable display quality, high-speed web browsing and seamless gaming capabilities. The handset is fitted with 8 megapixel hi-end camera that captures vivid, crisp and gorgeous photos simultaneously along with the HD video. The device works with an efficient 1800mAh battery, which is very good for any Android smart phone.
- Has 4.7-inch display screen.
- Powered by 1.5 GHz, quad-core processor and has 1GB RAM.
- Weighs just 130 grams including the battery.
- Expandable up to 32 GB.
- Additional features include- Proximity sensor, Gyro sensor and Digital compass.
For those who hate iOS smartphones, this is the best Android smart phone to consider.
Apple iPhone 4S:
iPhone 4S is a great smart phone, and one of the popular and best sold devices Apple has ever made. iPhone 4S has attractive look and the device feels solid in the hands. This smart phone has a fast processor, retina display, improved graphics, 8 megapixel camera and slick OS. The latest iOS 5 brings a major updates and adds innovative features to this popular handset. iPhone 4S is powered by a decent 1432mAh battery.
- Apple iPhone 4S
- Has 3.5″ retina display screen.
- Weighs 140 grams and available in white, black colours.
- Operates on Apple iOS 5.0.1 and is powered by 1 GHz processor.
- Additional features include Accelerometer, Gyroscope and GPS.
The camera provided on this handset is powerful and best suited for day-to-day snappers. The price is very high compared to other smartphones on the same tariff.
Samsung Galaxy S II:
Galaxy S II from Samsung is a popular Android smart phone that comes with a powerful dual core processor. Many advanced features and functionality are perfectly placed within its light and slim 8.49mm form factor. Though the handset feels plastic in most occasions, the performance delivered by this device is going to blow away your mind for sure. This Android smart phone comes with 3D TouchWiz UX interface and the device is amazingly lightweight. Galaxy S II has a decent 8MP auto-focus led flash camera and runs on 1650mAh battery.
- Has 4.3″ Amoled Plus screen.
- Dual Core processor Supports quick browsing and multi-tasking.
- Runs on Android 2.3 Platform.
- Memory of S II can be extended up to 32GB (MicroSD).
- Has 2MP front camera.
Those who love serious gaming can go for this powerful Android device. It’s slightly overpriced than its close dual core rival LG Optimus 2X.
There are many other popular smart phone devices in the market like Motorola Razr, Nokia Lumia 800, HTC Radar and Nokia E6 that are ranked very close to the above smartphones. In case you know any other branded smart phone that was skipped in the list, please mention them in the comments.