When it comes to buy a smartphone other than Android or iPhone, Windows phones are the best to choose from. They compete any android phones in the market because of stunning specifications and performance. Release of windows 8 made some vibrations in ‘Smartphones other than android’ market. When it comes to Windows phone, Nokia is on the top with their Lumia series of smartphones.

The Best Windows Phones

The major drawback of any android phone is the difficulty of a starter to get used to the new level of user interface. on the other hand, Windows phone is extremely easy to use also the much popular Microsoft office apps  are superbly integrated which is highly useful for office people.  So, here is a comparison list of windows phone that seems to be best according to the review of pcmag.com. out of four, three of them are from Nokia and one from HTC.

1. Nokia Lumia 920nokia-lumia-920-at-t

  • Microsoft Windows Phone 8
  • 4.5 inches screen
  • Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait
  • 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, Carl Zeiss optics, optical camera (rear)
  • GSM, UMTS, LTE
  • Non-removable Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery
  • Pros: Beautiful screen. Exclusive apps including free driving and transit directions. Excellent video recorder
  • Cons: Huge and heavy. Windows Phone has fewer and different apps from more popular platforms
  • Price in india: Rs. 31999

2. Nokia Lumia 928nokia-lumia-928-verizon-wireless

  • Microsoft Windows Phone 8
  • Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait
  •  4.5 inches screen size
  • GSM, CDMA, UMTS, LTE
  • 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, Carl Zeiss optics, optical camera (rear)
  • Non-removable Li-Ion 2000 mAh battery
  • Pros: Very good low-light camera performance. Excellent call quality. Bright flash
  • Cons: Big and bulky. Fewer apps than Android and iOS
  • Not available in India

3. HTC Windows Phone 8Xhtc-windows-phone-8x-at-t

  • Microsoft Windows Phone 8
  • Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait
  • 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
  • GSM, UMTS, LTE
  • Non-removable Li-Ion 1800 mAh battery
  • Pros: Excellent balance of size and power. Great design. Sharp screen. Killer Beats Audio
  • Cons: Photos are a bit washed out. Lacks high-quality free navigation apps
  • Price in India : Rs. 28560

4. Nokia Lumia 521 nokia-lumia-521-t-mobile

  • Microsoft Windows Phone 8
  • Dual-core 1 GHz
  • 5 MP, 2592х1936 pixels, autofocus
  • GSM
  • Li-Ion 1430 mAh battery
  • Pros: Good call quality. Comfortable design. Inexpensive
  • Cons: No camera flash. Weak app selection. No LTE or HSPA+ 42
  • Price in India : Rs. 7575