Holiday Gift Ideas: Best 3 Android Based iPhone 6 Plus Alternatives
The iPhone 6 Plus takes aim at the territory that up to this point had been held exclusively held by Android phones. Phablets are all the rage now, and Apple's entry blends their refined design characteristics with the form factor beautifully.
Luckily for Android fans, while there is only one Apple phablet, there is a host of devices available using the Android OS that match the iPhone 6 Plus's 5.5 inch screen and even exceed it, with the largest of them hitting the 7 inch mark. For those who use Apple phones exclusively the amount of choice can be overwhelming, this holiday guide will show you what we think are the best 3 large-form Android devices to gift this holiday season.
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
The Galaxy Note series is where the phablet got its start, and the Galaxy Note 4 continues the tradition of being a surperb phone. The unique S-Pen stylus functions that are unique to this phone series have yet to be replicated and are even better this time around. Featuring the current top of the line mobile processor, GPU, a QHD screen, and a professional-grade camera, this phone far surpasses Apple's offering hardware wise.
Released this May, the LG G3 continues to be one of the years best Android phone models. The super-thin bezels and lightweight design make this one of the most comfortable Android phablets to use. The G3's Quad HD, 5.5 inch screen is absolutely beautiful and packs a massive 538 pixels per inch together to make this phone much sharper than any Retina display. The minimalistic design is very attractive and this sleek device will disappoint very few.
Sony Xperia Z3
Sony is known for delivering a quality built product and the Xperia Z3 is an exemplar of their work. The Z3 features a 5.15 inch 1080p screen, putting it on the lower end of the size spectrum for phablets. The rear camera is capable of a whopping 20.7 MegaPixels and can also take up to 4k resolution videos. The phone features a sleek design aesthetic and is great for those who want something a bit off the beaten path.