Top 5 UK Android smartphones worth buying
There are many Android smartphones worth buying in the UK, and below we have listed the best 5. The five we are talking about here include the Samsung Galaxy S2, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S, Samsung Galaxy Ace, and the HTC Sensation.
Samsung Galaxy S2
The Samsung Galaxy S2 is the most popular android mobile phone in the market, if the iPhone didn’t exist then there is no doubt it would be the most popular mobile to date. The S2 combines a 1.2ghz processor with Android Gingerbread OS and Touch Wiz. The “phone of the year” is one of the thinnest smartphones around and sizes in at only 125.3 x 66.1 x 8.5mm competing with the Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S. The Galaxy S2 is now available in White and offers all the top features you expect from a mobile of this calibre: 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD playback, Super AMOLED display a dual core processor.
Samsung Galaxy Nexus
The Galaxy Nexus is the latest Google phone and is the first mobile phone to use the Android Ice Cream Sandwich OS, which is the newest software to be launched in the android range. Voice typing and face recognition unlocking methods that give the new Nexus the advantage over the rest of the android mobile phones. The new Samsung Google phone sports a 5-megapixel camera with 1080p video recording and a front facing camera. There is a lot more to come from the Google range and the Samsung Galaxy Nexus combines the successful Galaxy range with a true android mobile phone engineered by Google.
Operating on the same software as the Galaxy S2: Android 2.3 Gingerbread. The Sensation has an integrated 4.3-inch glass multi-touch SLED display and on the inside a 1.2GHZ dual core which also matches the S2.
Although this HTC multimedia phone runs on gingerbread, the Taiwanese Manufacturer have programmed in their own 3D Sense 3.0 overlay which is an impressive UI with innovative widgets and twisting animations.
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S
Charged up with a speedy 1.4Ghz processor, the Xperia Arc S that is powered faster than its predecessor the original Arc. The Android Smartphone offers a 3d capabilities where you can actually playback your videos and display photos on a 3D TV using HDMI, which is a unique advantage the Arc S has over its android competitors. The Sony Ericsson’s 4.2-inch scratch resistant display combined with an 8-megapixel camera with LED flash and 720p video captures. The first thing you will notice about the Xperia Arc S is that it is 8.7mm at its thinnest point.
Samsung Galaxy Ace
The Galaxy Ace lines up at the high end of the mid range smartphones and although the 800mhz processor doesn’t sound impressive compared to the rest of the android smartphones the Ace still offers a premium look and design combined with a nice 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and an LED flash.
The Galaxy Ace offers Android 2.2 Froyo and offers a large 3.5″ display, The Ace gives the rest of the mid range android phones such as the HTC Wildfire and Galaxy Apollo a good run considering its price and expensive feel.