Best Android smartphones (and new handsets to look out for): March 2016 edition

Let's take a look a selection of the very best Android handsets currently available.

Looking to buy a new Android smartphone? Want to know what the best smartphones out there currently are? Looking for the "iPhone" of Android smartphones? read on!

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Whatever you requirements or budget, there's an Android handset on this list for you. This list also has a few handsets that aren't currently available but might be worth waiting a few weeks for it you want to live life on the cutting edge.

Worried that your Android smartphone won't make you as cool as the cool kids with their iPhones? Don't be!

These devices not only feature quality hardware, they will also give you an excellent Android user experience (hint: if you want a pure Android experience, got for the Nexus).

As always, prices and availability will vary from carrier to carrier, and if you buy an unlocked handset, expect to pay a premium price upfront. However, unlocked handsets offer you the freedom to switch between carriers as you please, a feature that can be a real help to world travelers.

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