Top Android phones: rated and reviewed

We compare the best Android phones on the market from all the leading brands including HTC, Samsung, Motorola, Sony Ericsson and LG.

If 2010 was a landmark year for Google's Android operating system in Australia, then 2011 is set to be the year it truly explodes. Offering a number of benefits over Apple's iPhone including an open applications market, a customisable user interface and full multitasking, the Android smartphone platform continues to go from strength to strength.

There are now a wealth of Android smartphones on the market in Australia from a wide range of manufacturers including HTC, Samsung, Motorola, Sony Ericsson and LG. For those who want an alternative to the iPhone, we've rounded up the best Android smartphones currently available in Australia.

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Google Nexus One

The Nexus One smartphone isn't as revolutionary as Google might have you believe, but it remains an excellent smartphone regardless. The Android platform is only going to get better and the Nexus One's excellent display and sleek hardware are a winning combination.

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  • 2nd July, 2010
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • Google
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  • Pros:
  • Great design, build quality, excellent display, fast, removable battery, Android 2.1 feels polished, updated home screen
  • Cons:
  • No advanced audio/multimedia options, touch keys not always responsive, screen hard to see in sunlight

Comments

sangan

1

Best Android Phone below 10,000 rs?
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Grahame

3

Tarun Khanna's poor reception comments are irksome but it does make a good point. It is very difficult to find a review on a mobile phone that includes a comment on it's reception capability. In Australia, for many consumers, it is the number one criteria for a smartphone so one would expect an Australian reviewer would know this and include it in their review.

Yogee

4

Best Android Gaming phone
it's a revolutionary product & very unique :)
I love it

Yogee

5

Great Smartphone ever

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