Stock Android, also called “vanilla” Android, is the most basic version of the Android operating system available. Stock Android devices run the core kernel of Android as designed and developed by Google. We use the word Android for several things, including one thing that's it's really not -- an operating system. Looking at users' demand, we have mentioned a list holding best Stock Android handsets. The list that we have given after a detailed research, will meet the requirements that you are looking for. The research is on the track even for upcoming phones and we will keep updating in the future.
Like any other smartphone launched by HMD Global in recent years, the Nokia 2.4 is also a stock Android smartphone. It runs Android 10 sans any customization out-of-the-box. The smartphone is upgradable to Android 11 and Android 12 in the future.
Google Pixel 4A is the best Stock Android phone in the market now. As a Google device, it also gets the latest Android 11 update, making it the first of the smartphones to get a stable update. Additional features like a solid 12.2MP camera, AMOLED display, and efficient processor make it the best Stock Android phone.
Motorola Moto E7 Plus is one of the stock Android smartphones with a dual-camera setup at its rear with a 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP selfie camera, and a 5000mAh battery.
The Nokia 5.3 is the best stock Android phone to buy in the market. It runs stock Android 10 OS and Nokia has promised further updates for the smartphone. Some of the other features include the 4,000 mAh battery and the 13MP quad-camera setup at the rear.
The Moto G9 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor paired 4GB RAM. On the software part, the phone runs stock Android 10 OS that makes it free of any bloatware or ads. For the asking price, the Moto G9 is the best stock Android phones in the market.
Of late, all Motorola smartphones are launched with stock Android OS sans any customization. Likewise, the Motorola One Fusion Plus also runs stock Android 10 without any brand-specific customizations and apps. And, it will get future updates as well.
Motorola Moto G8 Power Lite is the company’s latest offering in the entry-level segment that ships with Stock Android. The Moto G8 Power Lite comes with a couple of handy features like 5,000 mAh battery capacity with fast charging support, a triple-camera module with a 16MP primary sensor along with dual 2MP sensors, and so on.
Lava Z66 is a budget stock Android smartphone that has been launched with Android 10 out-of-the-box sans any customization. This assures that the device will get timely software and security updates as well from Google.
Motorola Razr 5G runs Android 10 out-of-the-box. There is updated gesture navigation with a navigation bar at the bottom similar to the gestures of Android 10. You can access the full keyboard to reply to messages, turn-by-turn navigation from Google Maps notifications, and more.
Motorola Moto G 5G was launched with Android 10 out-of-the-box and is upgradeable to Android 11. There is a dedicated Google Assistant button at the side of this Motorola smartphone.