Most Anticipated Smartphones of 2014

2014 has already seen its fair share of quality smartphones, from the Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8 to the LG G3. But the year is far from over, and Apple fans the world over are chomping at the bit for the iPhone 6. Samsung is expected to take on its biggest rival by launching a new Note phablet (and possibly a metal S5). Meanwhile, Android purists are holding out for Google’s next Nexus. The coming months look pretty exciting, with the biggest names in tech battling it out for smartphone dominance. Here’s what we expect to see for the rest of the year.

Cherlynn Low
Cherlynn Low
Cherlynn joined the Laptopmag team in June 2013 and has since been writing about all things tech and digital with a focus on mobile and Internet software development. She also edits and reports occasionally on video. She graduated with a M.S. in Journalism (Broadcast) from Columbia University in May 2013 and has been designing personal websites since 2001.
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  1. bazaro Says:

    iPhone 5 and no Galaxy SIII ? come on…

  2. a passerby Says:

    Seconding the above comment. SGSIII should be there instead of the LG Vu or the Samsung Beam.

  3. Sasmung Galaxy SIII Says:

    Thirding the above comment. If the so called iPhone 5 is on this list than surely the quad core powered Samsung Galaxy SIII should be

  4. Ben Kingsley Says:

    I kept waiting for an S3, too. Did the author miss the 20 million S2 handsets sold in the last year?

  5. Nate Says:

    Doubt he missed that number, but he probably also noticed the approx 70 million iPhone’s sold in 2011. Seriously, no matter how great an Android phone is, it will not take the market away from the newest iPhone.

  6. Prakhar Says:

    Whoa whoa whoa…are you missing nokia prodigy…that’s d high end smartphone for windows phone 8 codenamed ‘apollo’, which would function with multicore processor,full hd display and video recording. Apollo is a next gen upgrade that’s to overcome the flaws of windows 7.5 mango. Lumia 900 was just a trailor. Finnish men are finally back :)

  7. urstrinath Says:

    Missed huawei ascend also in the list

  8. Stu Says:

    @nate says- you have never been more wrong

  9. Mamoon Bakeer Says:

    Why LG G3 isn’t listed in this article? I Think it is the best smartphone for the upcoming year.

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