It has become hard to imagine a world without mobile phones
Smartphones are the most popular and useful devices at the present point of time. They have perfectly evolved as an organizer, music player, pocket camera and much more. You will find endless options in the market while searching for a smartphone. Thus, here is a list of some of the popular picks of the year 2012.
HTC One X+
The One X is the star of the HTC One series that was boosted in 2012 with updated specs as HTC One X+ variant. The smartphone is a strong contender of market competition for a sturdy device with optical-laminated 4.7-inch Super LCD 2 display, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core 1.7GHz processor and polycarbonate unibody build. All these features even give the Apple iPhone 5 a run for its money.
LG Nexus 4
This might not be the best phone in the market, but the fantastic hardware specifications make a place for it in the top 100 products of 2012. Hardware specs include an 8-megapixel camera, 4.7-inch Super IPS+ screen featuring 1280 x 768 pixels resolution, 2GB Ram and Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 quad-core 1.5GHz processor. The 8GB model is available at US$299 and the 16GB is available at US$349.
Motorola RAZR MAXX HD
The 3,300mAh battery of the RAZR MAXX HD allows the device to rule over all other Android smartphones in terms of battery longevity. The 4.7-inch Super AMOLED HD display and 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor are packed in a smooth body with trademark Kevlar fibre coating on back. The coating protects the phone from scratches, smudges and fingerprints, giving it a flatter back.
Samsung GALAXY Note II
The Samsung GALAXY Note II is the best phablet device in the market so far considering its 5.5-inch Super AMOLED 720p display. Beside the screen, there is plenty of power in this device such as Exynos 4212 quad-core 1.6GHz processor, Android 4.1 OS and 2GB RAM. The device is further complemented with LTE connectivity, software features and 8-megapixel camera. All-in-all GALAXY Note is a capable and versatile device.
Nokia Lumia 920
There are lots of aspects to like about the WP8-flavoured Nokia Lumia 920 such as PureMotion HD+ with 322ppi screen that can even give run to Apple's Retina Display. The 8.7-megapixel camera is packed with PureView magic, which is probably the best the in the market so far. Nokia has made massive efforts for Windows Phone 8 OS platform and they are truly admirable.