Apple’s iPhone 5 has found its road to your doorsteps –breaking new sales record. A staggering 20 million units of new iPhone 5 has been sold in its first weekend. The crazy sale is just because of the normal Apple-ish brainwashing marketing tactics and the Cupertino-giant’s strategic iPhone 5 design which claims to innovate when a technology is matured enough to be worthwhile to its users and be listed on the iPhone’s specs. To think, most of the new iPhone 5 features has been already on the market years ago, it will be facing a tough competitions in the upcoming days. So let’s have a look at the top 6 best alternatives for the newly launched iPhone 5.
Samsung Galaxy S3
This one shines at the top in the iPhone 5’s competitors list. In fact, people are preferring Galaxy s3 over the iPhone 5 as it has got all the features that iPhone 5 got. The only negative point in the Samsung Galaxy S3 is its OS which is Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich version. Although ICS version got a bunch of good features in it, most of its users seemed to be looking with its version rooted with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Rest apart, the owners of Galaxy S3 are not ready to switch to iPhone 5 and even new users are picking the S3.
Nokia Lumia 920
Nokia Lumia 920 is yet to come but has already started rolling over the web. Everyone is excited to see this Windows 8 based smartphone from the house of Nokia. The Pure View technology in this upcoming smartphone is working as a trump card. The experts are even claiming it to be better than the iPhone 5 and expecting a big hit with its launch, which is most likely to be there in December 2012. Well, it will be interesting to see that if Nokia Lumia 920 is getting huge response from all over the globe, even before its launch, then what will be the situation after its actual arrival in the market.
Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx HD
Droid RAZR MAXX HD from the house of Motorola is also not behind in the list. With the 4G LTE technology and good camera quality, this upcoming smartphone will give a tough competition to iPhone 5 and and other smartphones. Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx tasted a huge success and this new one under the same series is expected to do the same or even more. The good camera quality and processor clocked at 1.5 GHz speed, makes it better than the best and list it under the tough alternatives of iPhone 5.
Samsung ATIV S
Samsung is again shining in the list with its Samsung ATIV S model. 1.5 GHz of processor and high quality camera along with the Windows 8 as its operating system are some of the best points of this awesome smartphone from Samsung. It seems that Samsung is doing hard to make the Apple to run for its money.
BlackBerry 10 ‘L-Series’ and ‘N-Series
Another one in the list is BlackBerry 10 L-series and N-Series. Although the glow of Samsung, HTC, Nokia and Apple has thrown the BlackBerry backwards but still BlackBerry is setting up challenges for other companies to sell their devices. With its BlackBerry 10 L-Series and N-Series smartphones, it’s setting now a trap to dim the glow of new iPhone 5.
Motorola Atrix HD
Motorola Atrix HD has made a good debut and pumping its sales record with good numbers. The 4G technology integrated this smartphone could be its selling point luring most of its users and thus is availing its place in this top 6 alternatives of iPhone 5.
So it was the list of top 6 alternatives of iPhone 5. It will be interesting to see that how these smartphones will impact the iPhone 5’s popularity in the upcoming days. How do you feel about the list? If we missed any smartphones that you think should made it to the list don’t hesitate to drop it in the comment.