The market for mobile phones and smartphones is unusually large. Only in the US, analysts counted 142 million smartphone users. Naturally, manufacturers tend to get as much profit as possible, releasing new models and encouraging the replacement of old ones.
Our updated rating of the best phones and smartphones in 2013 includes the ten best and most popular models from the number on the market. There are ten devices in the past year, because the place in the ranking is determined not only by novelty, but also by parameters such as price / quality ratio and popularity among buyers.
The modern market of mobile phones is very dynamic - manufacturers annually produce dozens of novelties, changing flagship models, offering more and more advanced and multifunctional devices. Therefore, we have already selected the best smartphones in 2014.
- 10. Samsung Galaxy Note 2
- 9. Apple iPhone 4S
- 7. Samsung Galaxy S3
- 6. Samsung Galaxy S4
- 5. Apple iPhone 5
- 4. Nokia Lumia 920
- 3. HTCOne
- 2. LG G2
- 1. Sony Xperia Z
- 1. Samsung Galaxy Note 2
The novelty of 2013 has an impressive diagonal of screen 5.55 "(720 × 1280), 8 megapixel camera with flash and autofocus, 16 GB of memory with expandability, 4-core Samsung Exynos 4412( 1600 MHz) processor, supports Bluetooth, LTE, NFC, Wi-Fi, 3G, GPS, GLONASS.Weight - 180 g, the average price - 22 500 rublesth
9. Nokia Lumia 620
Not all the best phones in 2013 working on Android -. the device to Windows Phone platform is a worthy competitor among the other participants in the rating. The device has a screen diagonal of 3.8?(480 × 800), 5 megapixel camera with flash and autofocus, 8 GB of memory with microSD support, 1 GHz processor. Weight - 127 grams, the price is about 10,000 rubles.
8. Apple iPhone 4S
Many called the iPhone 4S a "pass-through" model and expected him to leave the market soon. However, the smartphone has become one of the most successful in the line and is now selling no less successfully than the older, the fifth, the model. The device has optimal for many weight and size - a diagonal screen of 3.5 inches and weight of 140 g. The smartphone is equipped with an Apple A5 processor at 800 MHz, 512 MB of RAM, the main camera at 8 MP, 16 GB of internal memory, as well as high-qualityMulti-touch display Retina. The price of the model is about 20 000 rubles.
7. Samsung Galaxy S3
Despite the fact that the third version of the Galaxy was published last year, the device still falls into the rating of smartphones in 2013, as it does not lose its popularity and boasts of excellent technical characteristics. The screen has a diagonal of 4.8 "(720 × 1280), the camera has 8 megapixels with flash and autofocus, 16 GB of internal memory with microSD support, Bluetooth, NFC, Wi-Fi, GPS, GLONASS, 3G.- 19 000 rubles
6. Samsung Galaxy S4 The
Galaxy is no longer topping the rating of the best phones, as it was last year with the third version of the smartphone, but the S4 has quite decent characteristics: a diagonal screen 4.99 "(1080 × 1920), camera 13MP with flash, 16 GB of memory with the ability to increase, 8-core processor Samsung Exynos 5410( 1800 MHz), support for NFC, Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS, GLONASS.Weight - 130 g, the price - 30 thousand rubles.
5. Apple iPhone 5
The fifth iPhone has a screen diagonal of 4 "(640x1136), 8 megapixel camera with flash and autofocus, memory for 16, 32 or 64 GB without the possibility of magnification, the processor Apple A6( 1200 MHz), supports Bluetooth, 3G, LTE, Wi-Fi, GPS, GLONASS.The weight is 112 g, the price depends on the amount of internal memory and is up to 40 thousand rubles
4. Nokia Lumia 920
The smartphone on Windows Phone, ranked among the top three in the rating of the best phones, has a diagonal screen of 4.5 "(768 × 1280), a camera 8.70 megapixels with autofocus and flash, 32 GB of memory without the possibility of an increase, 2- + Qualcomm processor MSM8960( 1500 MHz), supports NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 3G, LTE, GPS and GLONASS.The weight is 185 grams, the price is about 22 000.
3. HTC One
This smartphone features an unusually stylish appearance, created thanks to a thin aluminum case.the flagship from HTC has a 4-core processor at 1.7 GHz, impressive 2 GB of RAM, a camera with a resolution4 megapixels, the ability to shoot HD video and five levels of flash brightness, as well as a 4.7-inch screen. The distinguishing feature is also the two front stereo speakers with amplifiers. The weight of the model is 143 grams, and the cost depends on the amount of built-in memory32 GB or 64 GB) and can be up to 30,000 rubles
2. LG G2
The stylish Android smartphone from LG has a FULL HD IPS display with a diagonal of 5.2 ", a 4-core 2.26 GHz processor and a 13-megapixel camera. A powerful 3000 mAh battery provides 34 hours of talk time. The built-in memory has a capacity of 32 GB without the possibility of expansion. The smartphone supports Bluetooth, NFC, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3G, LTE, GLONASS.
The weight of the device is 143 grams, the price is about 25,000 rubles.
1. Sony Xperia Z
Xperia Z - the best smartphone in 2013 , both according to the authoritative experts, and in the opinion of ordinary users. The device has a screen diagonal of 5 "(1080 × 1920), 13.10 megapixel camera with autofocus, 16x digital zoom and flash, 4-core Qualcomm APQ8064 processor( 1500 MHz), 16 GB of expandable memory, supports Bluetooth, NFC, 3G, LTE, GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi, weight - 146 g, price - 25 000.
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LG Nexus 4
The joint product Google and LG combines attractive price and high functionality,a 1.5 GHz nuclear processor, an "advanced" graphics accelerator Adreno 320, a solid 2 GB operative and a 16 GB userthe 4.7-inch display, and the fourth Nexus running Android OS v4.2 The smartphone has a resolution of 8 MP and can shoot video in HD quality, by the way, the device has a capacious enough battery that allows you to spend 15 hours in the modeor 390 in standby mode The price of the smartphone is about 14 000 rubles
Sony Xperia V
The phone, which closes the top ten, has a 4.3 "diagonal( 720 × 1280), 8 GB of internal memory with expandability, dual-core Qualcomm1500 MHz, 13 MP camera with flash and autofocus. The device supports Bluetooth, NFC, 3G, Wi-Fi, LTE, GPS and GLONASS.The weight of the Android smartphone is 120 g, the price is about 19,000 rubles.
HTC One X
The only device from HTC, included in the rating of phones in 2013, has a diagonal screen 4.7 "(720 × 1280), 32 GB of internal memory without the possibility of magnification, 4-core processor NVIDIA Tegra 3 at 1500 MHz, camera 8 MPwith a LED flash and auto focus. The smartphone supports Bluetooth, NFC, 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS.The weight of the device is 130 grams, the price is 16 500.
Sony Xperia Acro S
The phone has a diagonal screen 4.3 "(720 × 1280)16 GB of internal memory with expandability, dual-core Qualcomm 1500 MHz processor, 12.10 megapixel camera with LED flash and autofocus. The device supports Bluetooth, NFC, 3G, GPS, GLONASS, Wi-Fi. Weight - 147 grams, the price is about 17,000 rubles.