The 10 Coolest Smartphones Of 2013 (So Far)


BlackBerry Z10

Operating System: BlackBerry 10 OS

Though seemingly popular with BlackBerry loyalists, the Z10 is struggling for wider acceptance in the U.S. Its 4.2-inch, 356 ppi display includes a touchscreen keyboard that learns and adapts to writing habits and style. BlackBerry Hub allows real-time insight into its user's important messages and notifications and is never more than one swipe away. Additional features of the BlackBerry Z10 include BBM Video chat, Screen Share options and a Time Shift mode on the device's camera that allows shifting targeted portions of a photo by milliseconds from when it was snapped to allow for optimal pictures. The device is powered by a 1.5GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and contains 16 GB of internal storage and 2-GB RAM with a microSD card option.

Price: $199.99, with contract