It seems like an eternity, but it was only a few years ago that mobile phones were limited to making calls, taking pictures and playing a few games and music. However, the launch of the Google Android operating system for smartphones changed all of that. Now the smartphones, equipped with the Android operating system is a gadget that places thousands of apps and other features at your fingertips.
The year 2012 is going to be even better with several new smartphones that will capture our imagination. Some of the Android phones that will set the 2012 smartphone market ablaze are listed below
- Samsung Galaxy S II: This is by far the best phone in the Android smartphone market. It is an extremely thin and small phone with a larger touchscreen that does not give it a bulky appearance. In fact, its sleek design gives it a very stylish look. The beauty gets even more accentuated for the techie, with the presence of a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor. The play area is 4.27 inch in size with super AMOLED Plus screen along with a resolution that makes for better contrast, brightness, colors and lower power consumption. Thus we can watch movies, play games, listen to music and multi task for several hours without worrying about phone sluggishness or battery life. The camera for the Samsung Galaxy S is capable of full HD, has a strength of 8.1 megapixel and can record videos at 1080p. The camera is capable of taking pictures and record videos even in the dimmest of lights. The icing on the cake is the video playback capacity of 30 frames per second.
- Samsung Galaxy Nexus: This is another great Android smartphone from the Samsung stable. It has all the great features desired of a smartphone such as a stylish look, the Ice Cream Sandwich Android OS and a more that is going to make this phone a favorite among Android users.
- HTC Rezound: Depending on the service plan that you chose the HTC Rezound can be the least costly phone. However, this does mean that it is a bad quality smartphone. The phone is exceptionally beautiful in appearance and can be used by every person with different wants and needs. The Beats Audio technology that makes for studio-like sound quality and the iBeats headphones that are provided with this phone make it the apt device for music lovers. In addition, there are a whole lot of features that are usually found in most Android smartphones.
- Motorola DROID RAZR: This is a beautiful looking phone that does not compensate functionality for fashion. It is extremely thin and can be easily lost in the pocket. The stylish design is accompanied by ton of brand new features that have to be experienced to be believed.
- Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc: This phone may rank as high as the Samsung phones, but is still one of the best smartphones of 2012. Some of the great features such as a smaller screen that measures 4.2 inches and a resolution of 480*854 pixels will appear to individuals of all ages and will certainly remain a highly capable phone for many months to come. The device is also apt for individuals who desire a smaller phone and are always on the go.