The best smartphone of the year 2014

The year has just begun, but, as IT is accepted in the community, we can already identify which novelties among Smartphones should pay particular attention. Some of them have only been presented at exhibitions, others already are sold in different countries. Choose the most for yourself simply: the most important thing is to know what you want.

Big screen


Big screen Gigantomania in 2014, from manufacturers of smartphones continues. Among the fresh “fable tv” has a rather curious models. The first one is Nokia Lumia 1520 with a 6-inch display. In addition to this Smartphone boasts a 20.7-megapixel camera with shooting Pure View-and it is clear pictures even in the dark. Another giant newcomer-Huawei Ascend Mate 2 4 g with 6.1-inch screen. However, this is not its main advantage. Among the “chips”-4050 mAh battery capacity, which allows you to operate your Smartphone battery life of up to two days. Not that the record is phenomenal, but for such a screen diagonal of more than decent. Yandex direct Reviews smart phone of year 2014 smartphones running Android and Windows Phone.

Privacy and security

Privacy and security manufacturers gladly picked up the theme of American secret service surveillance for endemic to all users. And here’s their response to such nuisance-apparatus Black phone from Geeks phone and Silent Circle shown at MWC 2014. The Smartphone is the emphasis on privacy and confidentiality. Inside a heavily modified version of Android Black phone-Private OS, plus all the base application are replaced by services Silent Circle. For those who turned on privacy, such device will be very handy. The rest, in General, and not to the NSA. The other side of the coin is the first spy phone released by m-Spy. Its peculiarity is that the Board already has a program tracing the m-Spy owner about anything and not even know it. The Smartphone sends the data to the cloud, so the third party may monitor phone calls, text messages, Internet surfing and much more. The company claims that a Smartphone can be a caring parent or incredulous to employers.

Select items to its ideal Smartphone to allow Motorola project Ara. Everything is quite simple: on the basis of fixed removable modules, in a role which can be anything you want-keyboard, screen, battery or camera. Is it all snaps or magnets. Buy the necessary “parts” of retailers ‘ sites, users can independently control the cost of the device. A handy solution for those of thousands of smartphones on shelves can not choose one. However, it is expected to yield a modular Motorola Ara only towards the end of the 2014-2015 start.

No extra expenses

The cheapest Smartphone 2014 year and all previous years, can be set from Mozilla, it will cost 25 dollars (about $ 900). However, details of the manufacturer not only: inlet screen at the Smartphone is small, 1 Ghz processor (probably 2-core), and RAM on Board will be around 128 MB. But almost everyone will be able to buy this Smartphone is the only who will fall? Now in the Russian market, you can purchase the same Fly IQ-238 Jazz with slightly more advanced figures for 1400 roubles.

To long to charge

The larger battery Huawei Ascend Mate mentioned, but this is not the leader in the “survivability” of smartphones. The absolute record holder today can be considered a Smartphone Russian brand Exaggeration-Boost 2 SE. it sort of upgrade released in the 2013 model year Boost Exaggeration, which also could hold out without charge for up to two weeks (instead of the two days, as most modern smart phones). The two batteries on 3000-6000 mah and mAh-you can use them in turn. The new version of this Smartphone has a more powerful 4-core processor, 2 GB of RAM and a 13-megapixel camera, but the rate remained the same autonomy is two weeks. This will cost at $ 12990.

Reading books and magazines

In the past year the company Yota Devices already began selling its unusual Smartphone for fans of e-books with two screens. In 2014 will update-Yota Phone 2. This time the manufacturer promises a smooth hull form, 5-inch Super AMOLED screen with Full HD, plus 4,7-inch E-Ink with a resolution of 960 by 540, and lighting. The black and white screen is a full-touch. An alternative to Russian E-Ink-Smartphone can become Onyx MIDIA Ink-Phone E-Ink screen with Flex. Here, however, so far only one screen size 4.3 inch. Onyx runs in Android 2.3, adapted for E Ink screen. This reader-smart phone charge up to two weeks-another “survivor” mainly for fans to read.

Games and videos in highest quality

Games and video in the highest quality is considered the more cores on your Smartphone, the better in its performance. However, in 2013, it is used the following trick: 4 cores were utilized only for games and other resource-intensive processes, and the rest of the time worked only for energy core “weaker”. The first “real” 8-core Smartphone on the market, in which all core work simultaneously, was released under the brand of Exaggeration and sonorous name Thor. In this case, the ratio of kernel = performance “works: In tests in this Smartphone has approximately 27000 points. Inside the exaggeration as Thor-processor 1.7 Ghz MT6592 Media-Tek and 2 GB of RAM, that allows you to run the latest applications and games, and watch videos in the format of Ultra HD (4 k). The price of the first Exaggeration is 13490 rubles. Choosing a Smartphone, you should decide is what it is. It will be easier to not get lost in the huge modern IT market. Even on the example of the novelties of this year to ensure that manufacturers are trying to take into account the different needs of different customers.