The 10 Coolest Smartphones Of 2013 (So Far)


Google Nexus 4

Operating System: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

Google and LG teamed up to create a smartphone that is sold unlocked and able to operate on more than 200 networks worldwide. The Nexus 4 has a 4.7-inch, 320 ppi touchscreen equipped with a gesture typing keyboard and runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor for speed. Google sets the Android phone apart with features like Google Now, the real-time information center, as well as Google Answers, the search-by-voice feature. Users can also take advantage of Google Wallet, the pay-by-phone feature that allows users to securely carry debit and credit cards via phone. The device comes in 8- or 16-GB options with 2-GB RAM.

Price: Starting at $299