Android 2013 SmartPhone Articles

Popular Android Articles for 2013

Samsung Galaxy S IV vs HTC One Head-to-Head

The Samsung Galaxy S IV and the HTC One have emerged as two of the best Android smartphones to be released this year. Which one reigns supreme?

Samsung Galaxy S IV vs. Galaxy S III: Should You Upgrade?

The next iteration of Samsung's flagship handset has been revealed. How does the Galaxy S IV compare to its predecessor?

Most Popular Smartphones: Readers’ Picks

Our latest list of top trending smartphones, based on reader popularity. Find out which devices are most interesting to our readers.

Huawei Ascend P6 Review: Sleek and Smart

Huawei is looking to make a splash in the ultra-competitive mobile market with the Ascend P6, the world's thinnest smartphone. Does it succeed?

Casio G’zOne Commando 4G LTE Review: Not So Tough

The Casio G'zOne Commando 4G LTE aims to introduce some toughness to the smartphone market, but it's not quite as tough as it looks.

Motorola Droid Ultra Review

Moto's Droid Ultra is Verizon's latest flagship, and virtually identical to the vaunted Moto X. It's a bit bigger, however, with a 5-inch display. So, what's so great?

Samsung Galaxy S IV Review: The International Version

The Samsung Galaxy S IV is a certainly a high-quality Android handset, but is it enough of an upgrade to convince GS III users to upgrade?

LG Optimus G Pro Review: King of the Phablets

The LG Optimus G Pro is a solid contender as far as Android smartphones are concerned. But as a phablet, it just might be the new champ.

Samsung Galaxy S IV US Review: Great, but a Small Step Up

The Samsung Galaxy S IV may be a marginal upgrade from its predecessor, but is it still impressive enough to edge out the rest of the Android competition?

Huawei MediaPad 7 Vogue Review: Just Pass

It's a smartphone with tablet dimensions. What could go wrong? Almost everything.

Nvidia Shield Review: Gaming, Not Quite Perfected

The Nvidia Shield isn't without its drawbacks, but there's still a decent amount to like here.

CDMA Version of Motorola X Phone Possibly in the Works

Though initial reports indicated that the Motorola X Phone would only be available on AT&T's networks, a recent leak points to a CDMA version of the phone for Verizon and[...]

CES 2013: Sony Xperia Z and ZL Preview

Here at CES, we got some time to go hands-on with Sony's latest Android smartphone offerings, the Xperia Z and Xperia ZL.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Preview: Return of the King

Samsung returns to the Note line with a 1080p SuperAMOLED display and added S Pen functionality.

Sony Xperia Z Review: Multimedia Powerhouse

Sony is back in the cutting-edge smartphone business with the Xperia Z. Its 5-inch screen has an amazing resolution, and it just might be the fastest phone available.

Verizon Wireless Unveils Android 4.2.1 Update for Motorola Droid Bionic

Verizon has begun rolling out an Android 4.1.2 update for the Droid Bionic. New features include voice search, Google Now, keyboard enhancements, and more.

NEC Calling it Quits on its Struggling Smartphone Business

Smartphone manufacturer NEC is bowing out of the industry due to a poor future forecast and struggling sales.

Google Nexus 4 Review: Good Smartphone, Great Price

The Google Nexus 4 is the flagship model for Android 4.2. It's made by LG and has surprisingly high-end features, given its price.

3DMark for iOS Lets You Compare Apples to Androids

Futuremark recently released the iOS version of their popular graphics benchmarking app 3DMark to go along with the Android version which has been available since April.

BBM Release for iPhone and Android May Finally Be Getting Close

Blackberry has redesigned its BBM webpage, hinting that the service will be making its way onto Android and iPhone devices soon.