Definitely, 2013 is a great year for technology. Well, the smartphones have witnessed numerous transitions this year from being high performing to light bodied and attractively designed.
Amongst the noteworthy launches, some of them have best camera performance, a few others excelled in interface, while on the other hand, a some of them were overall the perfect gadgets.
Further, its been only four months since the debut of the year and almost all the major tech titans except Nokia and Apple have launched their flagship devices in India. This year seems to mark a milestone as far as the latest technologies and innovations are concerned.
Apart from offering a decent level of hardware, the vendors have also started packing their smartphones with amazing software features. Moreover, in order to be better than other competitors, each vendor is coming up with more and more innovative features.
However, right now, the advanced smartphones are judged by means of hardware specifications as far as the user perspective is concerned. Going by the same line, high-end smartphones are required to have a 1080p full HD display, quad core processor, Android Jelly Bean OS and superior battery and camera specifications.
Hence, GizBot has come up with the list of top 5 smartphones that are recently entered the Indian boundary with such advanced aspects.
Launched at Rs 42,900, HTC One is available online at ShopYourWorld at an amazing discount of Rs 39,500.
HTC One houses a 4.7 inch Super LCD 3 capacitive touchscreen display with a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, 1.7GHz quad core Qualcomm APQ8064T Snapdragon 600 processor, Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, 4MP UltraPixel rear camera with BSI sensor, 2.1MP front camera for video calling, 2GB RAM, 32GB/64GB internal storage, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, 4G, high speed HSPA+, micro USB and a 2,300 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy S4
Galaxy S4 has been released in India and will go on sale starting from April 27 at Rs 41,500. The handset is available on the Samsung eStore as well.
Galaxy S4 packs a 4.99 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with a stunning resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a pixel density of 441 ppi, Octa 5410 processor packing two quad core chips, Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS, 13MP rear camera, 2MP front camera, 16GB internal storage, a micro SD card slot supporting up to 64GB expandable storage, 2GB RAM, Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, Infrared port and a 2,600 mAh battery.
BlackBerry Z10 has been released in India in February at a price of Rs 43,490, but it is available on Infibeam at a price of Rs 42,490.
BlackBerry Z10 comes with a 4.2 inch capacitive touchscreen display with 1280 x 768 pixel resolution, 1.5GHz TI OMAP 4470 dual-core processor, 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera, 16GB internal storage, 2GB RAM, micro SD card slot, HDMI port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, 4G LTE and a removable 1,800 mAh battery. With an expensive price tag of Rs 43,490, Z10 comes with expandable storage support and superior battery backup is your requirement, however, Optimus G has better camera performance, big internal memory storage and quad core processor for increased performance.
LG Optimus G Pro
LG has officially unveiled Optimus G Pro in India and the handset will be released in June or July this year at an estimated price tag of Rs 40,000 approximately.
Optimus G Pro is the successor of Optimus G and boasts a 5.5 inch True HD IPS+ LCD capacitive touchscreen display with a full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, 1.7GHz quad core Krait processor, 32GB internal storage, 2GB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 64GB additional storage, 13MP rear camera, 2.1MP front camera, Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth, NFC and a 3,140 mAh battery.
Sony Xperia Z
Xperia Z - the waterproof and dust resistant smartphone has been released in India in March at a price of Rs 38,990 and it is available on Flipkart at 37,990.
Xperia Z comes with a 5 inch full HD capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and with mobile Bravia Engine 2, quad core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 processor, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, 13MP rear camera, 2.2MP front camera for video calling, 16GB internal storage, 2GB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC.