Verizon customers would be getting a lot of new Verizon phones in 2012. Verizon is the largest mobile phone carrier in US. The Verizon 3G and 4G network gives customer a faster browsing experience on smartphones, tablets, etc. Verizon offers a wide range of phones to its customers from basic to smart phones. Whether you are looking for a business phone or a smart phone for entertainment purposes latest Verizon phones would help you select the best phone according to your preferences. Here’s a look at the new Verizon phones coming out with their highlights and other technical specifications.
The most awaited smartphone from the list of new Verizon phones – Samsung Galaxy S III
Samsung Galaxy SIII is the toughest competitor iPhone is going to face. In the first month only Samsung expects 10 million sale of the handset. It tops the list of new Verizon phones customers are waiting for anxiously. On Verizon the cost of the phone is cheaper than on other carriers and would be the best deal for customers looking for Samsung Galaxy SIII. There are two versions of the phone available i.e. the 16GB and the 32GB model. The highlight of the smartphone is the 4.8 inch super AMOLED touchscreen and the 1.5GHz dual core snapdragon processor and 2GB RAM to back-up the speed. Other technical specifications are as follows:
- Google Android 4.0 OS, the Ice Cream Sandwich
- 8MP camera with LED flash and auto focus. There are preset modes in which you may take the photographs.
- 1.9MP front camera which makes it an ideal phone for video conferencing.
- Video recording in 1080p with the camera
- microSD card slot for expansion of memory up to 64GB
- 2100mAh Li-ion battery for longer talk time and standby time
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
- HTML and Adobe Flash browser supported for better internet experience
Samsung Galaxy SIII is full of cool software unique to Samsung. The S-Voice feature lets you manage your phone with your voice. The face unlock feature add to your security. The smart stay feature detects your presence and lights up the screen as soon as you look at the screen. There are a lot of amazing features in the phone which would make you entertained and connected with your social and personal circle even when you are on the go.
- The dual core processor with Ice Cream Sandwich as the OS
- 8MP camera and 1.9 MP front camera
- Excellent software features
- Voice control and motion control features
- 4GLTE network compatible
- The screen is a bit dim
The Samsung’s S beam feature and other software enhancement make it a tough competitor for the iPhone and the most amazing latest Verizon phone for 2012.
A look at other new Verizon phones
The HTC Droid Incredible 4GLTE is an upgrade to the HTC Droid Incredible released by Verizon 2 years ago. HTC and Verizon have always come with new and advanced smartphones to lure the Android customers. With HTC Droid Incredible 4GLTE it is no different. The highlight of the phone is the OS which is Android 4.0.3better known as Ice Cream Sandwich, the 8MP camera and the 8GB internal memory. This new Verizon phone is sleeker and smaller than many other high-end android phones and fits well in the hand. The main reason behind its compactness is the screen which has been reduced to 4 inches from 4.3 inch as in other Android phones. The touchscreen has a resolution of 960x540p with sharp texts and saturated colors. The4G LTE network of Verizon increase the speed of the phone. You could easily get a HTC Droid Incredible4G at Verizon in $149 on a 2 year contract which is a good deal. It is an ideal phone for people looking for a sleek smartphone which is easy to carry in hand and easily slips in their pocket. The other technical specs of the phone are as follows:
- 4 inch capacitive LCD screen
- Android4.0.3OS with HTC Sense 4.0
- 1GB RAM
- External memory expansion up to 32GB through microSD card slot
- 8MP camera with HD video recording
- 1.3MP front camera
- 1.2GHz processor
- Standard 1700mAh Li-ion battery
The HTC Droid Incredible4Ghas all the features you would expect from a high-end Android smartphone. The OS is integrated with the HTC Sense UI 4.0 which makes the interface user-friendly and easy. The relatively smaller screen does not interfere in typing the messages. The Beats Audio integration is also an added advantage for the customers wishing to listen to audio.
- Sleek and compact package with Ice Cream sandwich OS
- Excellent features
- Camera quality not at par with the similar Android smartphones
- Battery life is poor.
Among the new Verizon phones coming out in 2012, the Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx tops the list of the most awaited smartphone from Verizon. A successor of Motorola Droid, RAZR Maxx has the same battery life and makes it a long lasting cellphone battery. At just 0.35iches it is also one of the slimmest Android smartphone available in the market. Encased in gorilla glass it is also has Kelvar fiber encasement which makes it the strongest Android smartphones available in the market till date. The other major highlights of the phone are the OS which is Android4.0.4, the 4.3 inch super AMOLED touchscreen and the 8MP camera with full HD video recording in 1080p. The advanced AI monitor senses your presence and optimize itself. The technical specifications of the phone are as follows:
- 3G/4Genabled at Verizon LTE network
- 4.3 inch touchscreen supporting 960x540p resolution
- 1GB RAM and 8GB storage
- Expansion of external memory with microSD card slot up to 32GB
- 8MP camera with auto-focus, face detection, geo-tagging and image stabilization feature.
- 1.3MP front camera
- GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
- Dual core processor with 1.2GHz speed
- 3300mAh Li-ion battery up to 21 hours of talk time.
From the entire latest Verizon phones coming out, the Motorola Droid RAZR Maxx is the smartphone which aptly suits the business needs of the customers. The amazing features like managing corporate email, government grade encryption capabilities make your business easy on the phone. The GoTo meeting apps lets you connect to your business meetings with just one tap. The QuickOffice apps helps you manage the spreadsheets, documents, etc. easily. With MotoPrint apps you may print your documents wirelessly via Wi-Fi.
- Smooth processing of phone with dual core processor.
- Sturdy design
- Little expensive.
The new Verizon phones coming out in 2012 are enabled with4G LTE network of Verizon. The ultra-fast4G connectivity with Verizon wireless network helps you download or upload the data with 5 to 12Mbps speed. The LG Lucid4G has easy user-interface which lets you manage your connections and entertainment easily. The highlight of the phone is the4G capability and the 1.2GHz dual core processor. It is an affordable smartphone from Verizon and LG and is a must for all the new users of Android. This is claimed to be the first smartphone designed keeping in mind the smartphone users all over the world. LG and Verizon promise an upgrade to Android 4.0 from the current Android 2.3 OS. The other technical specifications of the phone are as follows:
- Android 2.3 OS upgrade option will soon be available
- GPS, Wireless-N, Wi-Fi networking
- Bluetooth 3.0
- 1.2GHz dual core processor for smooth functioning of the phone apps.
- 8GB internal memory with 1GB RAM
- External memory expansion up to 32GB through microSD card slot
- 5MP camera with auto-focus and led flash together with geo-tagging, face recognition and 2x zoom.
- Front camera for video conferencing and chats
- Music and video player supporting a large number of music file formats
- HTML Web Browser for easy internet surfing.
- 1700mAh li-ion battery with 8 hours of talk time.
The LG Lucid 4Gdisplay is the brightest with 800x480p resolution as compared to other similar Android phones. The pre-loaded apps from LG, Verizon and Google add to the amazing features of the phone. The Lucid 4Galso has a motion control feature which makes it at par with the Android phones available in the market and the other new Verizon phones making debut soon.
- Good value for price
- Design and easy user-interface
- 4GLTE enabled
- Camera quality is not good.
For all the BlackBerry lovers who love to stay connected wherever they are the new verizon phone BlackBerry Curve 9370. The Blackberry Curve promises to give you the original Blackberry experience with new and advanced BlackBerry 7 OS. It has many new apps and features like BlackBerry music, BlackBerry connected apps and new social feeds lets you stay connected with your friends and relatives even when you are on the move. The highlight of the phone is the super-fast browser and a high speed processor which would enhance the experience of the users. The high speed connectivity through the Verizon3G network makes the phone operates efficiently fast. The speech-to-text feature of the smartphone lets you manage your phone, email, contacts without typing a word. The other technical specifications of the phone are as follows:
- BlackBerry 7 OS
- 800MHz processor for fast browsing and smooth transitions between apps.
- 2.44 inch LCD display with 480x360p resolution
- 5MP camera with VGA recording 640x480p, the camera also has geo-tagging, face-detection and image stabilizing feature.
- GPS, Wireless, Wi-Fi networking, stereo Bluetooth
- 512MB RAM and microSD card slot for expansion of external memory up to 32GB.
- Music and Video player supporting a wide range of music file formats.
- Full HTML browsing with HTML 5 browser.
- 1000mAh Li-ion battery
The Blackberry Curve 9370 is designed keeping in mind the budget conscious globe trotter. The smartphone is capable to work in 200 countries all over the world. Blackberry is known for its industrial design and Curve 9370 syncs with it.
- Full QWERTY keypad
- BlackBerry advanced apps
- Blackberry 7 OS
- 4Gcapability lacking
- Small display
The Conclusion for the customers looking for the new Verizon phones
Whether you are looking for a basic smartphone or a high-end Android smartphone Verizon has it all. If you are looking for a high-end android smartphone the Samsung Galaxy SIII is the best smartphone to buy with Verizon as carrier. Verizon gives you the best deal with the best smartphones at offer. Verizon customers and others too looking for a smartphone with smart carrier should definitely have a look at the new Verizon phones coming out this year.