San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 22, 2013
Today, analysts from MyRatePlan.com, a leading cell phone comparison site on the web, announced their predictions for the top five best Windows Phones of 2013. Mobile phone experts from MyRatePlan factored into their ranking system several different metrics including customer demand, handset manufacturer sales history, device features, tech specs, and consumer buzz surrounding the phones in order to rank the best Windows Phones of the year.
Here are the predictions for the top five best Windows Phones of 2013:
1. Nokia Lumia 920 – The Nokia Lumia 920 is the flagship handset being offered by Nokia in 2013 and this year’s choice for the best Windows Phone of 2013. The Nokia Lumia 920 runs Windows Phone 8 and features an 8 megapixel PureView rear-facing camera, 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera, NFC Isis mobile payment capabilities, 4G LTE connectivity, and dual-core S4 processor. The Lumia 920 also integrates seamlessly with Xbox, Windows 8, and SkyDrive. The Nokia Lumia 920 is currently available on AT&T.
2. HTC Windows Phone 8X – The Windows Phone 8X from HTC is the flagship Windows Phone 8 device offered by HTC. The Windows Phone 8X is available in a wide variety of different colors and features an 8 megapixel HD rear-facing camera powered by HTC ImageChip, Beats audio, NFC Isis mobile payment capabilities, 4G LTE connectivity, and dual-core S4 Snapdragon processor. The Windows Phone 8X also integrates seamlessly with Xbox, Windows 8, and SkyDrive. The Windows Phone 8X is available for AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless.
3. Samsung ATIV S – The ATIV S represents Samsung’s strongest foray into the Windows Phone arena, and makes this year’s list of the best Windows Phones of 2013. The Samsung ATIV S is an ultra-thin device running Windows Phone 8 that features a 4.8” HD Super AMOLED touchscreen display made of Corning Gorilla Glass 2, 1.5 GHZ dual-core processor, long-lasting battery, and NFC.
4. Nokia Lumia 820 – The Nokia Lumia 820 also makes this year’s list of the best Windows Phone 8 cell phones. The Nokia Lumia 820 is an upgrade over the Lumia 810, and features 4G LTE, 4.3” HD display, 8 megapixel rear-facing Carl Zeiss camera, Skype HD, front-facing camera, dual-core processor, and integration with Xbox, Windows 8, and SkyDrive. The Nokia Lumia 820 is avaialbe on AT&T.
5. HTC Windows Phone 8S – The HTC Windows Phone 8S is the less expensive and smaller version of the Windows Phone 8X also by HTC. The Windows Phone 8S rounds out this list of the best Windows Phones of 2013 and features a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera, 4” touchscreen display, Beats audio, dual-core S4 Snapdragon processor, and integration with Xbox, Windows 8, and SkyDrive.
This ranking of the best Windows Phone cell phones of the year was created by the same MyRatePlan analysts who predicted the best Android phones of 2013. “The Windows Phone 8 operating system looks to deliver some promising new features, and with a solid line-up of Windows Phone 8 devices, Microsoft is positioned to gain some marketshare back from Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS this year,” explained Logan Abbott, President of MyRatePlan.
MyRatePlan.com is a leading cell phone comparison website that enables consumers to compare cell phones, and find the cheapest cell phone plans available using its comprehensive cell phone comparison tool: http://www.myrateplan.com/wireless_plans