Best Android Phones of 2012 to Look Out For

2011 was all about the dual core processors and we also got to experience amazing phones such as the Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx, Samsung Galaxy SII and the others are capable of. So now that 2011 has gone by, the question on everyone’s mind is “What’s next?”

In 2012, chip makers will be offering quad core processors that supports mobile multitasking and it performance would be comparable to what a desktop computer could achieve a few years back. These processors would be powered by TI’s OMAP and Tegra 3 SoC’s equivalent. The increase in the number of cores means more energy which in turn means better performance. Industry experts have estimated that the power increase would be in the range of 300 to 500%. Power saving features would also be embedded in the chip which is a great plus.

Companies including Samsung, Sony, Meizu, HTC, Motorola and LG are some of the companies that are in works to bring in products with these new processors. So let’s take a look at some of the best android phones of 2012 that we can expect to see in the market this year.


If the grapevine is to be believed, then Motorola is planning to launch its Tegra 3 devices in the second quarter. The new phones have been named Motorola Jet and Motorola Bullet. Motorola Bullet will have a quad three code Tegra 3 processor. It would also have an NFC chip, a 12 MP camera and more. Motorola Jet on the other hand will also feature a Tegra 3 processor and have an amazing QWERT keyboard, an NFC chip as well as a 12 MP camera.


HTC plans to release its first quad core processor phone, HTC Edge in the market this year. This might be the first quad core processor Smartphone to become available to users in the market. This phone would be running on NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 processor and it has 4 main cores and one companion core which will be used to perform tasks that are less demanding. The processor will clock a speed on 1.5GHz thus allowing you to perform simultaneous multiple programs without a hitch. The battery life is also expected to increase twofold. This phone is expected to become available sometime in March or April this year.

These are some of the best Android phones of 2012 that you should look out for while shopping for a Smartphone this year.