Cell Phone Trends of 2010
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Throughout the year, the top rated cell phones were:
(results based on 1050 expert reviews from Nov 30th 2009 through Nov 30th 2010)
#1: HTC Desire
The HTC Desire features a sleek design with a sharp and responsive touch screen. The 1GHz Snapdragon processor keeps things running smoothly, and call quality is good
#2: Motorola Droid X
The Motorola Droid X makes another fine addition to Verizon’s Android family, bringing with it a rich multimedia experience and more connectivity features.
#3: HTC Desire HD
Powered by the latest Android 2.2 Froyo hand in hand with the latest HTC Sense. HTC might just have a natural bestseller on their hands
#4: Apple iPhone 4
The Galaxy S is a pleasure to use thanks to the smooth, bright and colourful screen. Packed with tons of features, it’s the best Android hardware we’ve seen so far.
Throughout the year, the top rated phone brands were:
(results based on 616 expert reviews from Nov 30th 2009 through Nov 30th 2010)
Apple released one of the top-rated phone of the year in June with the iPhone 4.
Samsung released seven of the 50 best-rated cell phones of the year, including the Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 or the Samsung Epic 4G.
HTC released eight of the top 50 cell phones of 2010, including the HTC Desire, HTC Desire HD or HTC Legend.
Motorola released five of the top 50 cell phones of 2010, including the Motorola Droid X, Motorola Droid 2 or the Motorola Milestone.
#5: Sony Ericsson
Sony Ericsson released seven of the top 50 cell phones of 2010, including the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, X10 Mini and X10 Mini Pro.