About to Buy an iPhone 5 – Contemplate on these Top Five Alternatives

A majority of people on this planet consider the iPhone as one of the best phones to own and use. However, if you are willing to think beyond the iPhone read on to learn the best iPhone alternatives.

BlackBerry Z10


With the aim of regaining its lost market share BlackBerry launched its ambitious BlackBerry Z10 handset recently in the market. This is the first of BlackBerry handsets to be powered by the BlackBerry 10 Operating System (OS). This phone can be easily mistaken for the iPhone because its design resembles that of the latter’s.

This phone comes with an amazing set of features. This also makes people compare the BlackBerry Z10 with phones from companies like Samsung, Apple, Nokia and HTC. This phone comes with a 4.2-inch display. It runs on a 1.5GHz processor. The screen sports a 1280 * 768 pixel display. This device also comes with 2GB RAM and an internal storage of 16GB. The handset measures about 130 * 65.8 * 9mm. BlackBerry Z10 weighs not as light as the iPhone 5 or as heavy as the Nokia Lumia 820. Overall this device will serve as a good replacement for the iPhone.

Samsung Galaxy S III


If you are willing to look beyond the iPhone, you can consider using Samsung Galaxy S III. This is one of the best Android phones to use. Thanks to the high-end features this Smartphone comes packed with. A few features of this phone like Google Maps, S-Voice and TouchWiz share strong similarities with features of iOS. This phone comes with a 4.8-inch Super AMOLED display screen and a screen resolution of 1280 * 720 pixels. A 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor powers this Smartphone.

Nokia Lumia 920

Lumia 920

Nokia Lumia 920 is a smartphone by Nokia that runs the Windows Phone 8 OS. It has a 1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm Krait CPU and a 114 mm (4.5″) IPS TFT LCD display, as well as a high-sensitivity capacitive touchscreen that is protected by curved Gorilla Glass. It supports inductive charging and is compatible with Qi Inductive Charging. It also features an 8.7 megapixel PureView camera with optical image stabilization for still images and videos. It comes with 32 GB internal storage. Its touchscreen also can be used with the gloves worn by the user.


One X

Aluminum and no plastic has been used in the making of this phone. This gives it a premium look. This phone comes with 1 GB RAM and 32/64 GB of storage space. HTC One X is powered by 1.7 GHz quad-core Cortex-A9 CPUs and Nvidia Tegra 3 chipset. This phone comes loaded with features like Smart dialing and voice dialing, office document, beats audio enhancement among other features.

Motorola Razr Maxx HD

Razzr HD

Yet another phone that stands as a perfect alternative for the iPhone is Droid Razr Maxx HD. The most amazing aspect of this phone is its physical appearance. You will be left wondering how thin and light this phone actually is. Motorola Razr Maxx HD is as thick as just 0.37 inches and it weighs just 5.6 ounces. Yet another remarkable feature of this phone is that the battery fits perfectly the phone. This makes the Motorola Razr Maxx HD look thin. This phone also has a rubberized coating on its back. This gives users a good grip of this phone. If you are a careless user don’t worry as the grip will ensure that this phone does not slip away from your hands.

It is difficult to say which of the phones is a better alternative to the iPhone is. However, if you look around you will learn that the options available are many-a-plenty.

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