Anyone can be in a dilemma for the selection of an Android phone with so many outstanding Android handsets available in the market which can literally consume lots of time, so today in this post we will discuss about the top 10 best Android smartphones of the year 2014. These devices will steal your heart due to their outstanding features and make your work of selecting a best Android device easier. All the Android handsets discussed in this post are well researched and compared with several other devices in order to provide you with the best device and their respective details.

Now let’s have a look at the devices

LG G3

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  • OS: Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
  • Dimensions: 160.5 x 81.6 x 8.7 mm
  • Weight: 6.24 oz (177 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 6.0 inches /720 x 1280 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: TBA
  • CPU Speed: Quad-core 2.26 GHz Krait 400
  • Memory: 2GB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 32 GB
  • Camera Resolution: 13 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.2/10
The device is yet to be launched by the production house, but the rumors about the device is all over the market, which states that the device is inbuilt with 64 bit architecture which was last seen just one device which is iPhone 5S. The display of the device is still a secret, but it’s rumored to be around 1440 X 2560 pixels along with 16 Megapixel camera.

LG G Flex

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  • OS: Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
  • Dimensions: 160.5 x 81.6 x 8.7 mm
  • Weight: 6.24 oz (177 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 6.0 inches /720 x 1280 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: TBA
  • CPU Speed: Quad-core 2.26 GHz Krait 400
  • Memory: 2GB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 32 GB
  • Camera Resolution: 13 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.2/10
Samsung created a lot of buzz in the Android device market with the launch of Samsung Galaxy round in Korea and to compete with the device LG released their own curved phone LG G Flex. The device features awesome 6 inches curved screen with a processor of 2.26 GHz quad core processor. The device features really great features, but its price tag can be a bit of problem and a negative side of the phone.

Samsung Galaxy S4: Mini

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  • Dimensions: 124.6 x 61.3 x 8.94 mm
  • Weight: 3.77 oz (107 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 4.3 inches/540 x 960 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: 12 hours/12.5 days (300 hours)
  • CPU Speed: Dual core, 1700 MHz, Krait 300
  • Memory: 1536 MB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 8 GB/Expanded up to 64 GB with Micro SD
  • Camera Resolution: 8 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.24/10
With the competition of being and providing the best in the market is increasing day by day it is essential that one provide a device with innumerable and outstanding features, and the Samsung had done the same thing by launching a galaxy s4 mini featuring screen size of 4.3 inches with a cool camera resolution of around 8 mega pixels.

Sony Xperia Z1

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  • Dimensions: 144.4 x 73.9 x 8.5 mm
  • Weight: 6 oz (170 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 5 inches/1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: 13.83 hours/36.7 days (880 hours)
  • CPU Speed: Quad core, 2200 MHz, Krait 400
  • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 16 GB/Expanded up to 64 GB with Micro SD
  • Camera Resolution: 20.7 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.44/10
With the launch of Xperia Z1 Sony has proved that the company is in no mood of stepping behind in the Android device race. The device features screen size of whopping 5 inches with around 20 mega pixel camera, isn’t it cool?

HTC One Mini

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  • Dimensions: 132 x 63.2 x 9.25 mm
  • Weight: 4.30 oz (122 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 4.3 inches/720 x 1280 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: 20.72 hours/20.8 days (500 hours)
  • CPU Speed: Dual core, 1400 MHz, Krait
  • Memory: 1024 MB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 16 GB/No Expansion Available
  • Camera Resolution: 4 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.44/10
HTC is considered as one of the greatest and most successful production houses when it comes to the Android device manufacturing. HTC One mini has got awesome screen size of 4.3 inches with built in storage of 16 GB but there is no place for any kind of MicroSD card or memory card.

Samsung Galaxy S4

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  • Dimensions: 136.6 x 69.8 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 oz (130 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 5 inches/1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: 17 hours/15.4 days
  • CPU Speed: Quad core, 1900 MHz, Krait 300
  • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 16 GB/Expanded up to 64 GB with Micro SD
  • Camera Resolution: 13 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.66/10
The device can be a perfect choice for the one who loves photography as the device comes with 13 mega pixel camera with feature like dual shot by which you can capture footage through both primary and secondary camera at the same time. The device is available in 16, 32 and 64 GB version and also there is a slot for a MicroSD card.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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  • Dimensions: 151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3 mm
  • Weight: 5.93 oz (168 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 5.7 inches/1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: 25 hours/22 days (528 hours)
  • CPU Speed: Qualcomm Snapdragon, Quad core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400
  • Memory: 3072 MB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 32 GB/Expanded up to 64 GB with Micro SD
  • Camera Resolution: 13 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.74/10
The device comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad core processor 2300 MHz processor with 32 GB inbuilt storage space and expandable up to 64 with help of a MicroSD card.

HTC One

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  • Dimensions: 137.4 x 68.2 x 9.3 mm
  • Weight: 5.04 oz (143 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 4.7 inches/1080 x 1920 pixels
  • CPU Speed: Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, Quad core, 1700 MHz
  • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 32 GB/None Expandable
  • Camera Resolution: 4 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.78/10
The HTC One is considered as a powerhouse of a Smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 1.7 GHz quad core processor and 2 GB of RAM. Unlike iPhone, HTC One comes with Aluminium body.

LG G2

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  • Dimensions: 138.5 x 70.9 x 8.9 mm
  • Weight: 5.04 oz (143 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 5.2 inches/1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: Info hours/Info days (Info hours)
  • CPU Speed: Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad core, 2260 MHz
  • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 32 GB/None expandable
  • Camera Resolution: 13 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.82/10
G2 is the first phone to come with Snapdragon 800 quad core 2260 MHz processor, which can be really fast in the processing and can be considered as the revolution in the device market.

Google Nexus 5

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  • OS: Android (4.4)
  • Dimensions: 131.9 x 68.2 x 8.6 mm
  • Weight: 4.59 oz (130 g)
  • Screen Size/Resolution: 5.0 inches/1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Battery Talk Time/Standby: 17.00 hours/12.5 days (300 hours)
  • CPU Speed: Quad core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400
  • Memory: 2048 MB RAM
  • Built in Storage/Expansion: 16 GB/Not expandable
  • Camera Resolution: 8 megapixels
  • Overall Rating: 8.85/10
This device is the only device at present, which is all set to compete with LG G2 with serious power of Quad core processors along with 2 GB of RAM behind it.