Whether its an iPhone or Android, your smartphone is the one thing you never leave your home without.
Researchers say we look at these devices a couple of hundred times a day, so choosing one to be your companion can be a daunting task. While Apple’s iPhone is currently number one and there is a plenty of hype surrounding iPhone 8, Apple is by no means the only game in town. In fact, Android phones can do a lot that the iPhone can’t.
Here are some great smartphones that are a serious threat to the iPhone 8:
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+
A great companion for work or play, Samsung’s new 5.6 inch Galaxy S8 and 6.2 inch Galaxy S8+ both feature infinity display with a screen that curves around the back and has almost no bezel on the top and bottom. Even the home button is gone. You can conveniently log into this water- and dust-resistant device by simply looking at it. You can also take advantage of a fast processor and quad LTE advanced cellular speeds, along with advanced cameras, expandable memory and a smart personal assistant named Bixby. You get high-quality AKG earbuds in the box as well.
The LG G6 boasts a huge 5.7 quad HD display with an 18×9 aspect ratio. Therefore, you can see and read more on the screen without needing to scroll as much, whether it’s through websites, e-books, messages and so on. For video, the display supports HDR10 and Dolby Vision. The LG G6 packs 2 rear-facing 13-megapixel cameras, one with a 125-degree wide angle lens and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calls. It’s water- and dust-resistant while having a fingerprint sensor at the back and a lot more. The LG B30 is also coming out in 2017.
Offering a lot of bang for the buck, the Moto G5 features a precision crafted metal design—the first Moto G made from high-grade aluminum. Along with an all-day battery and rapid charging, it also features dual cameras including a rear-facing 13 mega pixel camera, a fast 1.4 gigahertz octa-core processor, a fingerprint reader to instantly unlock your phone and exclusive Moto experiences such as a shortcut to the features you used the most like turning on the camera with a twist of your wrist.
BlackBerry is back with the BlackBerry KEYone. It’s an award-winning smartphone that fuses the functionality and security you’d expect from a BlackBerry with the familiarity and versatility of Android 7.1 Nougat. BlackBerry KEYone houses a comfortable physical keyboard with a built-in fingerprint sensor, up to 26 hours of battery life and unique convenience and privacy features in what’s being billed as the world’s most secure Android smartphone. It also has a 4.5-inch touch display to tap and swipe through more than a million apps at the Google Play Store.
Google Pixel XL
If you prefer a vanilla Android phone with no extra third-party software thrown on top of it, this is the right choice. Google’s own Pixel XL is a five-and-a-half inch device with a clean user interface and a smart personal assistant, cool to the touch metal and glass chassis, a fast Snapdragon processor, intelligent cameras and a fingerprint sensor on the back of the device. If the 5.5 inch AMOLED screen is too big for you, there is also the 5-inch Google Pixel which is identical to the Pixel XL in every detail, except for the display size. Both phones work with Daydream, Google’s virtual reality headset for high-quality mobile VR.
Deutsche Bank Acquires Berlin-based Fintech Company Better Payment
Deutsche Bank has acquired the Berlin-based payment fintech company "Better Payment". Through the full acquisition, the Frankfurt-based bank not only...
Frontwave Opens its Capital to Femu Ventures to Initiate Human Trials
The clinical trials will initially be carried out at the Vall d'Hebron Hospital in Barcelona and will be coordinated by...
Oil Continues to Rise as Supply Disruptions Continue
Evergrande and the looming debt limit fight are the topics of the week. Apparently Evergrande didn’t make the payment triggering...
Modern Monetary Theory Has no Place for Supply and Demand Fundamentals
All big market declines in the Dow Jones occurred with all-time highs in Dow Jones trading volume. A complete inversion...
Cosmos Price Forecast After ATOM Shoots Into Top 20
Cosmos price is recovering due to the general demand for altcoins. In fact, a closer look at CoinMarketCap shows that...
Cannabis2 weeks ago
Are Cannabis Social Clubs in Barcelona on the Verge of Closure
Featured2 weeks ago
Should You be Looking for Reasons to Sell the Stock Market
Africa2 weeks ago
Energy Efficiency: the Moroccan Ministry of Housing Gets up to Standards
Crypto2 weeks ago
Coinbase Pro Accidentally Relists the Troubled XRP