5 Best Android Phones Of Year 2014

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best android smartphones of 2014

As the year 2014 comes to an end, all the big Android players have given their flagship devices to us.

Year 2014 is coming to an end we saw many flagship launches this year from Samsung to Motorola and even met with new Nexus devices last month. Here we are ordering the best 5 devices for you. Lets have a look….

Further if you want to sneak peak into some last year’s devices then you must have look into our Best of Guides.

Nexus 6

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After LG, its Motorola’s turn to continue the Nexus series and they surely didn’t let us down with a 6″ phablet. With bringing new Android flavor to the market, Nexus 6 sports a pixel packed display with Android 5.0 (lollipop).

Here are some key features:

  • 5.96″ QHD (2560 x 1440 pixels) AMOLED display with 493ppi; Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 2.7GHz quad-core Krait 450 CPU; Adreno 420GPU; Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 chipset; 3GB of RAM
  • 13MP f/2.0 camera with dual-LED flash; optical image stabilization; HDR+; 4K video capture; 2MP front-facing unit with 1.4 um pixels
  • 3,220mAh battery; bundled Motorola Turbo Charger; Qi wireless charging support
  • Android 5.0 Lollipop with material design; brand new ART runtime for improved performance and responsiveness
  • 32/64GB of built-in memory
  • Cat. 6 LTE (300Mbps); Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac; Bluetooth 4.1; GPS/GLONASS; microUSB
  • Front-facing stereo speaker

 

Motorola Droid Turbo

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Coming from the partnership of Verizon Wireless and Motorola this phone leaves no compromise in its display or battery or camera. Packing a 3,900mAh battery, its a power bank which won’t leave you side too quick.

Here are some key features:

  • 5.2″ QHD AMOLED display (2,560 x 1,440 pixels); 565ppi; Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 2.7GHz quad-core Krait 450 CPU; Adreno 420GPU; Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 chipset; 3GB of RAM
  • 21MP camera with dual-LED flash; 2160p@24fps video capture; 2MP front-facing unit with 1080p video
  • 3,900mAh battery; bundled Motorola Turbo Charger
  • Android 4.4.4 KitKat with stock UI; planned Android 5.0 Lollipop update
  • 32/64GB of built-in memory
  • Cat. 4 LTE support; Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac; Bluetooth 4.0; GPS/GLONASS; microUSB

 

 LG G3

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If LG couldn’t get into Nexus series doesn’t mean they are out of the game.With QHD being the flavor of the year G3 is not behind. Featuring latest Optimus UI v along with a laser autofocus camera. G3 leaves nothing to be desired.

Here are some key features:

  • 5.5″ QHD (1440 x 2560px) TrueHD-IPS LCD, 534ppi, Gorilla Glass 3
  • Android 4.4.2 KitKat with the latest Optimus UI v
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset with quad-core 2.5GHz Krait 400 processor, Adreno 330 GPU and 2GB/3GB of RAM
  • 13MP camera, phase detection/laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, OIS, 2160p video recording
  • 2.1MP front-facing camera, 1080p video recording
  • 16GB/32GB of built-in storage, expandable via a microSD card slot
  • Active noise cancellation with a secondary microphone
  • Dolby mobile sound enhancement
  • 3,000mAh user-replaceable battery

 

Sony Xperia Z3

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Sony Xperia Z3 is the continuation of the successful series of flagship devices of  Z series. Z3 is a upgrade to Z2 in all aspects and even tho it doesn’t power a QHD display, it still isn’t behind any other flagship device out there.

Here are some key features:

  • 5.2″ IPS LCD, 1080 x 1920 pixels, 424ppi, ambient light sensor
  • LTE connectivity
  • Android 4.4.4 KitKat with Xperia UI on top
  • IP68 certified – dust and water proof up to 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset with quad-core 2.5GHz Krait 400 processor, Adreno 330 GPU and 3GB of RAM
  • 20.7MP camera, single LED flash, 2160p video recording, dedicated hardware shutter key
  • 2.2MP front-facing camera with 1080p video recording
  • 16/32GB of built-in storage, expandable via the microSD card slot
  • Active noise cancellation with a secondary microphone
  • 3,100mAh battery; STAMINA Power Saving Mode

 

Moto X 2nd Generation

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Motorola Moto X (2nd Gen) is a Smart Phone Powered by Android 4.4.4 KitKat and 13 MP Auto Focus Rear Camera with 4K Video recording. The second generation model improves on the original model with a higher quality design incorporating a metal frame and optional leather or wood rear covers, along with improved internal specifications such as a quad-core processor and 1080p display.

  • 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor speed processor.
  • Android 4.4.4 KitKat OS
  • 4G LTE speed for downloading apps, streaming content and staying connected with social media.
  • Touch screen with 1920 x 1080 resolution  viewing and easy navigation of text messages, photos and Web pages.
  • 13.0MP rear-facing camera Capture crisp, detailed visuals, a 2.0MP front-facing camera for quick self-portraits.
  • Manage your busy schedule A personal organizer, calendar, alarm clock and address book help you manage your life.
  • Enjoy versatile functionality Includes call waiting, caller ID, call forwarding, conference calling, speed dialing and more.

This sums up the best Android Phones of 2014. Be sure to let us know your opinion and comment below your ideas about the post.


 

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