Top 5 Android Smartphones

Android, the no.1 mobile operating system by search Giant Google, has now made its space in every individual’s pocket. If you are thinking to buy a smartphone, then Android smartphones must be at the top of your wish list. But there are many Android smartphones in the market, and rush of too many Android Smartphones, make it difficult to choose the best for you. So I am going to list the top 5 Android Smartphones of 2012, which surely deserve quick look at them and may be investment of your money as well. Choose the right one for you from the list and get ready to lighten your pocket.

1. Samsung Galaxy S2

Samsung leading the queue here with its most famous Samsung Galaxy S2. The smartphone sold like a flying bird and it’s still going on. It’s the unique specs of the Galaxy S2, which make it hold the honor of “Best Android Smartphone of 2012”.

Samsung Galaxy S2

Samsung Galaxy S2


  • Form : 125.3 x 66.1 x 8.5 mm, 116 g weight
  • Display : AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 480 by 800 pixels resolution
  • Processor : Cortex-A9 1.2 GHz
  • OS : Android 2.3 Gingerbread
  • Camera : 8 MP camera with LED flash, 2 MP in Front
  • Memory : 16/32 GB internal and 32 GB microSD support, 1GB RAM
  • Battery : 1650mAh

2. Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Again the Samsung putting all other brands behind and taking the 2nd position as well. This time the smartphone making the Samsung proud is Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Here is the feature list of it.

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Samsung Galaxy Nexus


  • Form : 135.5 x 67.94 x 8.94 mm, 135g weight
  • Display : 4.65 inches super AMOLED 1280×720 pixels touch screen
  • Processor : Dual Core 1.2 GHz
  • OS :  Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
  • Memory : 16/32 GB internal storage and 1 GB RAM
  • Camera : 5 MP with LED Flash, 1.3 MP Front
  • Battery : Li-on 1750 mAh

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3. Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc

Sony Xperia has got many good features in it, which stands this Android smartphone in this queue. Let’s have a look on its specifications.

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc


  • Form : 125 x 63 x 8.7 mm, 117 g weight
  • Display :  4.2 inches capacitive touch screen with 480 by 854 pixels
  • Processor : Scorpion 1 GHz processor
  • OS : Android 2.3 Gingerbread
  • Memory : 32O  MB internal, 32 GB expandable and 512 MB RAM
  • Camera : 8 MP camera with LED Flash
  • Battery : Li-Po 1500 mAh

4. Samsung Galaxy Note

The great features of the Samsung’s Android Smartphones, making this list as “Top Samsung Android Smartphones”. The Samsung again winning the innings with its player Samsung Galaxy Note this time. Let’s have a look on its specifications.

Samsung Galaxy Note

Samsung Galaxy Note


  • Form : 146.9 x 83 x 9.7 mm and  178 g weight
  • Display 5.3 inches, Super AMOLED HD touch screen with 1280×800 resolution
  • Processor : Dual-core 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A9
  • OS :  Android 2.3 Gingerbread
  • Memory : 16/32 GB internal storage and 1 GB RAM
  • Camera : 8 MP camera with LED Flash, 2 MP in front
  • Battery : Li-Ion 2500 mAh

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5. Motorola Droid Razr Maxx

Motorola has got very good featured Android Smartphones in its store and the Motorola Droid Razr Maxx is on the top there. Let’s have a look on the specifications of this cool Smartphone.

Motorola Droid Razr Maxx

Motorola Droid Razr Maxx


  • Form : 130.7 x 68.9 x 9 mm and 145 g weight
  • Display4,3 inches Super AMOLED Touch Screen with 960×540 pixels resolution
  • Processor : Dual-core 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A9
  • OSAndroid v 2.3.6  Gingerbread
  • Memory : 16 GB internal storage, 1 GB RAM
  • Camera : 8 MP camera with LED Flash, 1.3 MP in front
  • Battery : Li-Ion 3300 mAh
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  1. SocialVani says:

    Any place you would recommend to buy Smartphones online? The best price and the best features??/

    • You can find many websites where you can buy your affordable smart one.
      Some are:
      Good luck with your purchase.

  2. Well, I’m using S2 now but I think Galaxy Note is pretty cool. I will put it 2nd in this list ahead of all the ICS phones 😉

    • Thanks Alan for your comment. Nice to see you here.
      Yes You are right Galaxy Note has some awesome features and its deserve for Second Place ;).
      Keep Visiting.

  3. Ammar Ali says:

    When you are going to write post on Best Cheap Android Phones? BTW nice post 🙂 keep it up

  4. Peter Lee says:

    I just bought a Samsung Galaxy S2 last week and I must say it deserves to be on the number 1 spot in the list! Nice post Amit!

    • Thanks a lot Peter for your comment. Yes you are right Samsung Galaxy S2 is really awesome phone.. Soon i will change my Symbian Phone to Samsung Galaxy S2 ;).
      Thanks. Keep Visiting.

  5. I like Motorola Droid Razr Maxx and I have this ..I don’t like samsung series at all

    • Thanks for your comment @Amit.
      Motorola Droid Razr Maxx Is also good phone. BTW why you hate Samsung 😉 ? I am very much curious to read your reply ;).

  6. Hi Amit, thanks for doing the comparisons. I don’t have a smart phone but I might need to get one and if I do it will be Android.

  7. Thanks for dropping your comment @Amrik. HTC Desire HD is no doubt awesome phone. If you want to go with HTC Series than you can choose HTC One X.

  8. Suman Mittra says:

    Great stuff about Android Smart-phones.This article is very helpful to those who are just going to buy these Smart-phones. Please tell me, How much i have to pay for Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc ?

  9. yes! Samsung Galaxy S2 is really worth one, m already using, it is the great smart phone having android enabled 🙂

  10. sidharth says:

    Great explanation along with beautiful specification review. I really appreciate your effort to tie up all those good smartphones in a single bundle. Good job brother.

  11. Naser @ Tech Blog says:

    Nice list Amit. I have used Droid Razr Maxx and Galaxy S2 from this list 🙂

  12. Hi Amit, I don’t have a smartphone but it seems that I might need to buy one. The problem is that I don’t know if android or iPhones are better, what’s your opinion?

  13. Aidan Gibson says:

    Some very nice phones out at the moment. I can’t get on with anything other than my iPhone, I simply love it! For business and pleasure.

  14. Trung Nguyen says:

    I’m thinking to buy a new mobile phone, SamSung Galaxy looks very cool, may I buy one. Thanks so much, Amit 🙂

  15. Satyakam Pradhan says:

    Well, Nice collection of phone and I believe that they deserve that spot. I am also thinking the same to buy a new phone of Samsung Galaxy very soon…

    Thanks Amit for the post.. it’s a great help…

  16. sai krishna says:

    very nice list amit , BTW are you including mobile reviews also in itechcode ?

  17. Hey Amit, that’s a lovely list of Smartphones. And I appreciate your efforts as you bundle all the Smartphones with specifications and feature in a single post. Well, I love the #1 Spot i.e. Galaxy S2.

  18. kashish says:

    Samsung galaxy S2 is the best android smartphone uptill now. I prefer it over galaxy S3. Great summary and complete specs.

  19. prem pandit says:


    Well, thanks for sharing top android smartphone in front of us. From this top android phones i like the Samsung Galaxy Note, it comes with giant screen and super features.