For teenagers, mobile phones are a key link between them and their friends. Hence, teenagers look for different features in their mobile phones than older people. Some features like video chatting and social media connectivity are a must in mobile phones targeted for teenagers. Since many teenagers also need to depend on their parents financially, mobile phones for teens should also give a good balance between the cost of the phone and their features. Below are some of the best mobile phones for teenagers:
- Apple iPhone 4S 16 GB
The older generation iPhone 4S is now available for a lesser price when compared with latest model. The Apple iPhone 4S is the best bargain Apple has so far offered particularly for teens. Even though some of the new features in the latest iPhone like LTE and bigger display are not available in iPhone 4S, it is still a beast. The phone offers many features desired by teenagers like Siri, video chat, and the high resolution retina display. Many of the new features of the latest iOS 6 are also compatible with iPhone 4S making it a compelling choice for a teenager.
- HTC One X
HTC One X is a good choice for teenagers who prefer the Android OS. HTC One X is the company's flagship phone and comes with the latest Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). The phone has an 8 megapixel camera that can shoot videos in Full HD resolution (1080p). The phone also a bigger 4.7 inch screen which is ideal for viewing pictures and videos. Thousands of social networking apps available on the Android markets are also compatible with HTC One X.
- Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G
Samsung Galaxy Nexus 4G is the latest reference device of Google and it is now available at a very attractive price. Nexus 4G features a big 4.65 inch screen and a 5 megapixel camera for still images and videos.The phone has 32 GB of storage space to store all the pictures, music, videos and other content of a hyper active teenager. Nexus 4G has support for 4G making it suitable for high speed online gaming and faster internet access. Teenagers who are tech savvy can also create their own apps and test them using this phone.
- HTC myTouch 4G
myTouch 4G is one of the cheapest mobile phones (US$ 299) targeted at teenagers which are available in the market. The phone comes with an 8 GB card which can be expanded up to 32 GB. Apart from LTE (4G), my Touch 4G also supports cheaper Wi-Fi calling making it attractive for teenagers. It has a 3.8" Super LCD display powered by Sony's VSPEC III technology and a 5. megapixel camera with auto-focus and LED flash that can capture HD-quality video (720p). The phone has a secondary front-facing VGA camera for video chatting and regular video calling both on 4G and Wi-Fi networks.
Mobile phone is no longer a luxury for teenagers due to the demands of their social life. The above mobile phones can cater to the tastes and preference of most discerning teenagers.
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