Buying a smartphone for a loved one this holiday season will not be an easy task given the amount of options on the table. From Apple’s iOS to Google’s Android to Microsoft’s brand new Windows Phone 8 operating system, holiday shoppers have immense choice when it comes to selecting a quality smartphone for a loved one.
Shopping for a new smartphone is not an easy task. Some smartphones have larger batteries that are perfect for power users. Others have larger screens for content consumers. And some have higher resolution displays for those that truly want crisp content on display. Of course, that’s just the tip of the iceberg. But shopping for a new high-end smartphone doesn’t need to be that complicated and we’re here to help point shoppers in the right direction.
Whether it’s someones first smartphone or the latest in their collection, there is a smartphone option out there that will suitable for just about every need. And maybe the best thing about this year’s holiday smartphone shopping season is the fact that there are plenty of high-end, top-notch smartphones out there that won’t break the bank.
Here, we take a look at what we consider the best smartphones for sale for the rest of 2012. Some of the phones average shoppers will recognize. However, there are a few that may have just been slight blips on the radar up until now. All of them though are solid options and should be at the top of the list for those looking to snag a new smartphone for a loved one in the next few weeks.