Smartphones are part of our everyday life. They allow us to stay connected. They inform and entertain. According to a study conducted by Pew Research Internet Project (2014), 90% of American adults have a cell phone. The most well-known types of phones include those that include the iPhone, Windows phones, Android, and the Amazon Fire Phone.
Apple’s iPhone is among the most popular smartphones sold around the globe. It runs Apple’s iOS (operating software) and comes with features like Safari, FaceTime, and Siri an individual digital assistant. Siri will remind you of your appointments, and simply by whispering the name of the song through the telephone, you’ll be able to play music without your hands. In addition, you can discover paid and free apps available on Apple’s App Store. The most recent iPhones available on the list include the iPhone 6 (4.7 inches) and the iPhone 6 Plus (5.5 inches) with prices of $199 and $299 respectively with the option of a carrier plan. It is available through iPhone is available from AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Verizon. If you decide to purchase the phone without a contract it can cost between $750 and $950.
For Microsoft, Windows phones incorporate services like OneDrive (for Microsoft Word, Outlook), Xbox, and Bing as the basis of the OS. Additionally, it uses Live Tiles, the main feature of Windows 8 for PCs, that keeps you informed with real-time information whether it’s news, weather conditions, or your favorite television shows. As with iPhones, like iPhone, Windows phones feature an in-built personal assistant named Cortana which can assist you in avoiding heavy traffic, provide birthday reminders, and many other things. The Windows Phone app is how you charge your phone. CNET declares”the Nokia Lumia 1520, Nokia Lumia 635, Nokia Lumia 1020, and the Nokia Lumia Icon the best Windows phones of 2014. The phones’ prices range from $200 to $750.
From Google, The Android OS powers many types of smartphones that are available. An Android phone is compatible with Google products, including Gmail, Google Drive, and Google search. Android phones can be used even without the Gmail account, however, they’re most compatible with Gmail. Some of the most well-known phone brands running Android are those like the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, the Samsung Galaxy S 5, Nexus 6, HTC One, and many others. There are free apps available for purchase films, TV shows, and more from Google Play Store. Google Play Store. As with all smartphone models, Android phones come with already-loaded apps and are accessible at AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Verizon Wireless, and Virgin Mobile.
Amazon’s Fire Phone
From Amazon, the Fire Phone includes several characteristics worth mentioning: Fire Technology, which will quickly detect music, TV shows as well as bar and QR codes; a year free of Amazon Prime the service that allows streaming and the free delivery option on Amazon orders and Mayday and online chat capability. It comes preloaded with the Kindle application, Silk browser, Amazon Instant, Amazon Music, and many more. To purchase additional apps or movies, TV shows, or other functions it is possible to access the Amazon store online. Its Fire Phone is available exclusively through AT&T and is priced at $450. If you have a contract you can purchase the phone for just $1.