In 2013 almost all the major domestic and international handset maker launched smartphones boasting of fastest processors. It was mainly because Indian consumers now pay more attention towards smartphone hardware’s spec sheets. Last year we’ve seen the launch of many next generation mobile processors, primarily from Qualcomm, Nvidia, Apple, and Samsung, giving us a whole new catalog of chips, names, and quirks with which to become familiar.
Here in this list we are giving information about those Top 10 Smartphones powered by these latest chips.
HTC One M8
The HTC One M8 smartphone has a 5 inch Super LCD3 capacitive touch screen, with 16M colors and 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. It has a 441 ppi pixel density. The smartphone runs on Android 4.4 Kit Kat OS with HTC Sense UI v6 on top. It has 2GB RAM and comes with 16/32 GB internal memory expandable up to 128 GB via microSD card support. Connectivity wise the smartphone supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G, Bluetooth, WiFi, USB and NFC.
Sony Xperia Z2
Sony Xperia Z2 smartphone has a 5.2 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, with 16M colors and 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. It has a shatter proof and scratch-resistant glass with X-Reality Engine. The Xperia Z2 has 3GB internal memory expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card slot. Connectivity wise the smartphone supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP and NFC. It has a 20.7 MP autofocus rear camera.
Apple iPhone 5S
The Apple iPhone 5S smartphone has the latest A7 Apple-built ARM CPU and runs on iOS 7. It has a 4 inch Retina display with 640 x 1136 pixels display resolution. The smartphone has an 8 MP rear camera with Autofocus, LED Flash, Video Recording and a Front Facing camera for video chatting. The Apple iPhone 5S has a 1440 mAh battery that delivers 10 hours (2G) of talk time and 250 hours of standby time. It comes with inbuilt Accelerometer, Digital Compass, GPS and Gyroscope sensors.
LG has finally officially unveiled its new flagship smartphone, the G3. With features such as Quad HD (2,560 x 1,440) display and a laser auto focus camera, the new LG G3 is set to take the battle of flagships to a new level.
Announcing the new flagship, Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company said: “The smartest innovation in a fast evolving smartphone market is creating harmony between advanced technology and a simplified user experience. LG G3 is the result of our effort to actualize that idea into a tangible product. And we are extremely pleased with the result.”
LG Nexus 5
The LG Nexus 5 Mobile Phone has a large 4.95 inch True HD IPS Plus capacitive touchscreen display with 16M colors and 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution. It has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection against scratches and daily wear and tear. It runs on the latest Android v4.4 (Kitkat) OS and has a powerful quad core 2.3 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor that can handle most tasks well. You get quick access to Google services as well as applications from the Android Market.
Nokia Lumia 1020
The Nokia Lumia 1020 GSM Mobile has a 4.5 inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and 768 x 1280 pixels display resolution. It has 2 GB RAM and 32 GB/64 GB internal memory. The phone has advanced connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, DLNA, Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP, NFC, 3G and microUSB v2.0. The Lumia 1020 has a 41 MP rear camera with Carl Zeiss optics, Xenon & LED flash. It also has a 1.2 MP front camera. Best Smartphone to buy on Windows platform today. The Nokia Lumia 1020 offers a simple, fast and fluid user interface along with top class build quality. Its large sensor 41MP camera performs very well.
Samsung Galaxy S5
After a spate of leaks and rumours, rugged version of Samsung’s flagship smartphone – Galaxy S5 Active has finally gone official. The S5 Active is water, dust and shockproof with IP67 and MIL-spec 810G certifications.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 Active does not have the fingerprint sensor in the home button, though rest of the specifications remain identical. The smartphone, however, has a new button on the side called – Activity Zone – where you can access all your “outdoor apps”.
The S5 Active has the 5.1-inch full HD AMOLED display. It has 16MP rear camera along with 2MP front facing camera. The smartphone runs Android 4.4 KitKat and is powered by a 2.5GHz quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM.
Other important features of the smartphone include 16GB internal memory, up to 128GB expandable memory storage, 4G LTE and 2,800mAh battery.
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact
Sony Xperia Z1 Compact smartphone runs on the latest Android 4.3 OS and has a 4.3 inch multi touch touchscreen with shatter proof and scratch-resistant glass. It comes with inbuilt proximity, accelerometer, digital compass and gyro sensors. The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact has a 20.7 MP rear camera and a 2 MP front camera for video calling. The smartphone has a 2300 mAh battery that delivers 10 hours of talk time and 670 hours of standby time. Connectivity wise the smartphone has 4G, 3G Internet, WiFi, Bluetooth and Wi-FI
The LG G2 GSM Mobile Phone has a 5.2 inch True HD-IPS + LCD capacitive touchscreen, with 16M colors and 1080 x 1920 pixels display resolution. It has 2GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory of which 24GB is available to the user. The LG G2 Smartphone supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP, NFC and microUSB v2.0. It has a 13 MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash as well as a 2.1 MP front camera.
Motorola Moto X
Motorola Moto X smartphone has a 4.7 inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors and 720 x 1280 pixels resolution. It has 2GB RAM and is available in 16/32 GB internal memory variants. Connectivity wise the Moto X supports GPRS, EDGE, 3G, Bluetooth, USB, NFC and WiFi. It has a 10 MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a 2 MP front camera for video calling. The Motorola Moto X smartphone runs on Android v4.2.2 (Jelly bean)