Every year, various Android OEMs release hundreds of new Android powered smartphones. However, only a handful of them sell in millions of units and are truly worth your hard earned money.

This year was no different with Samsung and releasing their flagship handsets by the first half of this year, followed by LG, Sony, Google and Motorola in the second half. But, which was the best Android smartphone released this year? Read our round up below to find out.

  • Sony Xperia Z1
  • LG G Flex
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 3
  • Samsung Galaxy S4
  • LG G2
  • Nexus 5
  • Moto G
  • HTC One
  • Moto X
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--jeremy