What Are the Best Android Smartphones?

If you are in the market for a great new smartphone and are partial to the Android operating system, consider yourself lucky. There are a few great new Android powered phones on the market that you will absolutely find worth the money that you will love. These devices have a great array of features that are unique and will serve your needs for a long time to come. Here are a few of the best choices of Android smartphones on the market.

Samsung Galaxy S4

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is the latest Android flagship smartphone, and it runs on the 4.2.2 Jelly Bean operating system. It is widely available in the United States and can be purchased from each of the four major wireless carriers. You can also find it elsewhere to use on prepaid networks if you prefer to go contract free. The Galaxy S4 sports a lovely five inch HD Super AMOLED display that boasts a screen resolution of 1920 by 1080 pixels and a 441 pixel per inch density. It is 4G LTE capable and is available in versions with 16GB, 32GB and 64GB and has a microSD slot for memory expansion. It is the thinnest Galaxy device to date at only 0.31 inches and lightweight at 130 grams. The phone runs on a quad-core 1.9GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor as well as 2GB of RAM.


The HTC One is a smartphone whose design is simply gorgeous thanks to its slim aluminum unibody. It is available largely in white and silver but is also available in black for AT&T Wireless. The One includes a 4.7 inch Super LCD3 touchscreen that has an HD display of 1920 by 1080 pixels in resolution and a screen density of 469 pixels per inch. It runs on the latest Android operating system, 4.2.2 Jelly Bean but may be upgradeable to the next OS, 5.0 Key Lime Pie. It has an unusual primary rear-facing camera that is 4 megapixels, but the shooter is capable of high-quality photos and HD 1080 pixel video. The battery is 2300 mAh and should get you through at least a full day’s worth of usage.

LG Optimus G Pro

The LG Optimus G Pro is a phablet available for AT&T customers and sports a nice 5.5 inch HD touchscreen that sports a resolution of 1920 by 1080 pixels. It is equipped with 32GB of internal storage, 2GB of RAM and a microSD slot that is capable of storing cards of up to 64GB. It runs on Android’s 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system and has a 13 megapixel camera with autofocus, LED Flash and image stabilization. The secondary front-facing camera is a 2.1 megapixel shooter that is excellent for video chatting.