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  • Top Android Phones 2016


    When it comes to selecting the ideal Smartphone for your needs, this sheer number of units on the market can make the selection process a daunting task. However, armed with some sufficient insight into some of the top android phones 2016 on the market, you are sure of making the appropriate choice for your unique needs each time. It is important to note that most smartphones today comprise of marked upswings in functionality that makes them appeal from the rest of the completion. In fact, some of the significant features that you should look out for include camera quality, ergonomic design, CPU power and battery life amongst many other as well.

    Top Android phones 2016

    Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 A510M DUOS 16GB 

    Discover the quality of the Samsung Galaxy A5 that comes with a 13-megapixel camera and autofocus and LED flash for capturing the best of moments each time. According to trusted, the inclusion of he AMOLED multi-touch screen helps to provide the best of your HD videos and images each time. More so, the A5 also comes with a protective Corning glass the offer optimal scratch and impact resistance when you need it the most. Smartphone lovers will also appreciate the lightning fast processor that is the Quad core 1.2 GHz cortex that lets you play games flawlessly or engage different apps concurrently without compromise on performance quality. The internal memory is an astounding 16 GB that is expandable to 16GB along with a 2GB RAM.

    BLU Life One X - 4G LTE Smartphone - GSM Unlocked – White

    The Blu Life One X-4G Smartphone combines the best of design and functionality into a top quality package. The exterior design is crafted using aircraft grade aluminum while the inner housing is adorned with a premium heated matte finish for superior texture. Additionally, the BLU Life One X - 4G LTE also comes with Android 4.4 kit kat operating system. The unique leather pattern on the back ensures that the Smartphone is ergonomic enough in the user’s hands. More importantly, the Smartphone’s 5.2-inch IPS LCD visual quality is backed by countless display innovations from Mediatek Miro version to provide users with superior image quality each time. The unique mediate MT6753 processor along with up to 2 GB worth of ram helps you blast through most applications and games with ease.

    Polaroid A6BK 6" Unlocked Smartphone

    Enjoy the best of Smartphone technology with the Polaroid A6BK  Smartphone that comes with a dual processor and up to 1GB of ram for the ultimate performance for game, music and your favorite applications. The inclusion of Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/g and Bluetooth 4.0 means that users are always ahead of the game when it comes to file sharing and interconnectivity. More so, users will also appreciate the inclusion of 4G technology that provides superior internet speeds, unlike 3G networks. The internal memory of the Polaroid A6BK 6 stands at 8GB but is expandable up to about 64GB for your favorite books, apps, movies and even games. The smartphone also comes with the an updated version of Android 4.4 kit kat.


  • Review of the Samsung Galaxy S7

    The much anticipated Samsung Galaxy S7 has not disappointed in any way, and instead brings perfection ever closer. Its design is not an out of the blue design, with many of its features being iterative of the predecessor, 2015 Samsung Galaxy S6. This means that Samsung has made a superior S6 having some of the most impressive features that could ever be found on a Smartphone. Samsung Galaxy S7 has earned the plaudits of tech gurus and Smartphone users alike, facing off likely competition even from IPhone. With this in mind, we take a look at the features of this powerful handset, and what makes it one of the best ever Smartphone.

    The Design 

    Much like the Galaxy S6, the S7 has almost the same design and any difference only noticeable upon closer look. The use of premium glass and metal finish is consistent throughout the device and comes with a really good feel. There are however some subtle differences between the S7 and the predecessors, in that, the Galaxy S7 has more rounded corners and an aluminum frame. The display is 5.1 inch with an overall dimension of 14.4 x 69.6 x 7.9mm. The general design makes it ergonomic and easy to handle and having a flat back that supports easily on the palm. The camera at the back has less protrusion and rounded edges which fits seamlessly with the back design.


    The Samsung Galaxy S7 screen has a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 which gives an impressive pixel density of 577ppi. The size of the screen is still at 5.1 inches which is actually big enough for browsing, reading online and watching videos. Galaxy S7 is tipped to have the best display of a Smartphone, from various screen tests done by DisplayMate, and having the best contrast and boot ratio. A standout feature of the S7 is the never off screen to display time, which becomes handy when you want to check time. The time display is sharp and screams out from the pitch black background of the screen, giving you a very clear display.

    Performance and Specs

    The major difference when it comes to performance and specs is the processor inside the Galaxy S7, which is variant according to the region you come from. For example, Europe, will find a Samsung-made Exynos 8890 octa-core processor inside their Galaxy S7 (model SM-G930F), while North America has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 quad-core chip in model SM-G930. Both type of processors have a powerful 4GB RAM that keeps the phone superfast. Operates on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with TouchWiz and is water resistant.

    Battery and Camera

    Coming with 12MP camera, this could sound like a little disappointment considering the preceding Galaxy S6 model which had 16MP. This however, should not fret anyone just yet. The camera is a lot flashier and requires very low light performance to produce clear images. The lens is wider which facilitates more exposure in a shot. It has a faster auto-focus due to the dual-pixel sensor technology which is initially built for DSLR cameras.
    The battery of the Samsung Galaxy S7 is one of the most remarkable improvements with a long lasting technology that keeps a constant power charge regardless of how much you use your phone. The battery is a 3000mAh power pack, which serves more than enough. Charging times have also received a great boost in the S7, requiring 1 hour and fifteen to completely charge a flat battery.

    Gaming, Storage and Music

    The Samsung Galaxy S7 offers internal storage of 32GB, which is quite on the downside compared with the S6, or competing Smartphones with 64GB and 128GB. MicroSD card slot supports up to 200GB in addition to the built-in storage. The S7 is a vibrant gaming-on-the-go device with its 5.1 Inch AMOLED Display. It is able to run graphically intensive games smoothly, including Real Racing 3. comes with game launcher. Supports all music formats with its Google Play Music app, and online streaming.
    For a high end, technology powered Smartphone; the Samsung Galaxy S7 has no close competitors and obviously one of the reasons why it is ranking as one of the greatest innovations of the year. This device will transform your Smartphone experience and take it to a whole new level. With only negligible things that you may not like, it is generally a device you would like to have in your hands.


  • Review of the LG G5


    For those who have been searching for a top quality Smartphone that comes with exclusive functionalities meant to enhance the overall user experience, well this coherent review of theLG G5is the ideal solution for your needs. The G5 feature marked upswings from its predecessor that make it simply outstanding.

    For instance, it features a lightning fast Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Processor along with 4GB of ram qualifying it as one of the best-performing flagship phones on the market currently. Furthermore, it also comes with a USB type-C charging system for improved data transfer along with fast charging of its robust 2800 mAh battery. Users will also appreciate the two attachable modules that slot conveniently at the bottom of the phone to provide additional functionality and convenience as well.


    • 5.3-inch IPS QHD screen While the 5.3-inch screen is smaller than previous models, it does provide sharp and crisp resolution for your images, games and favorite videos. Aside from being one of the brightest screens on a flagship model, the LG screen also comes with an always-on display that consumes one percent of the battery- far less than when a user turns the full screen on and off several times.

    • Snapdragon 820 processor & 4GB RAM The inclusion of the 820-snapdragon processor along with the 4 GB ram is ideal for Smartphone users who like multitasking and can easily catch up with your favourite games while listening at the same time. More so, the unique Snapdragon processor design means that the users can have it at full throttle without producing excessive heating to other critical Smartphone components. Further lending to the LG G5 high performance is the fact that it also comes with 32 GB onboard storage and a Micro SD slot for those who want to increase the memory capacity as well.

    • Fingerprint sensor Perhaps one of the most single most outstanding aspects about the LG G5 is that it features a fingerprint sensor that is conveniently located on the rear side of the phone. More finger-print sensor provide sufficient security for all your personal information needs. All the user needs to is to press in the sensor, and it uniquely identifies its original user and thereby grants full functionality to all aspects of the phone.

    • 16MP rear camera 8MP front camera, Additional 8MP wide-angle rear camera More importantly, this unit also features a 16MP and 8MP camera that helps users capture real time footage and images in High definition. More so, the inclusion of the wide-angle camera on the back side lets it stand out from other flagship phones. To be specific, it provides a 135-degree field of view that is well above the 70— 75-degree angles that most conventional flagship phones can handle. According to, those who want capture images of large monuments or building but can get far away enough to capture the full picture, well the wide angle lens helps in correcting such a complication.

    Specifications 2,800mAh battery USB Type-C v3.0 port Android Marshmallow