The Smartphones Guaranteed to Never Let You Down-No Matter Where You Go
Smartphones are the hottest thing going these days. So if you’re traveling constantly, you are definitely going to need a smartphone by your side. This is why this particular selection of smartphones are the best smartphones currently on the market used by everyone for traveling. The most important elements for any smartphone when considering it for traveling purposes is its battery life, GPS quality, ease of camera use and its quality of photos, and over-seas usability. We’ve selected a few that provide these features, blended with a decent style and an even better price. Enjoy!
Nokia E71 – gray (unlocked)$269.99 – $364.99
The single main value of this smartphone for traveling is that it is unlocked. Meaning you can use it almost anywhere. However, there are a lot of other features as well, such as Wi Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G data support (US only), Voice messaging, Voice Dialing and GPS a big one for traveling. Its even got a camera and does video to record your adventures. It has a sleek design and a full keyboard. Although the design is a little too compact for some. It’s a perfect balance for the mobile professional.
RIM Blackberry Bold-Black $199.99 – $545.99
When your away from home you want to know that your connected without worry. You’d also like to have a pleasant experience as well. Well, the RIM Blackberry Bold will not disappoint. With GPS, HSCPA, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, a camera, and good battery performance this is a good all-around selection. Being on the road means needing access to your precious emails, you got it with this unit, to travel away! And the screen, while smaller than most smartphones is super sharp and clear. Available at a number of outlets and online stores.
T-Mobile MyTouch 3G $149.99
Android is fast becoming a standard for those who are serious about smartphones, and this is one of the sleekest and most attractive designs around. But, its not all just good-looks with this one. This is a smartphone for the traveler. It comes with a camera, video, stereo Bluetooth, GPS and insane battery life. There’s not much left to worry about, oh and its T-Mobile so if you travel in Europe your covered.
T-Mobile G1 $99.99
This is just one of the best smartphones, period. But it just happens to be a great choice for traveling too. GPS is on board as is a battery that will not let you down. Wi Fi, Bluetooth 2.0 and HSDPA with mobile email support so you don’t lose touch and a nice camera with automatic focus to boot. It even has a video out port, USB and a hands-free connector for when your hands are full of luggage. Being a T-Mobile, its service its available in a lot of places, a big advantage for traveling. And the price, wow!
Samsung Memoir T929 $99.99
This is another T-Mobile serviced phone, so of course it is great for traveling. The biggest selling point here is the camera. Eight megapixels! Yes, it has GPS (AGPS) and decent battery life so that you don’t have to worry about time. Additionally, it’s a hands-free smartphone and does video capture and playback. This is also one the nicest looking of the bunch and it also comes with an excellent touchscreen interface that will make life on the road easier.
So, there you have it, some of the best smartphones for traveling. Frankly, T-Mobile’s 3G service, while it may not be the best, is the cheapest overall, over the life of any of the phones offered by it-anywhere. Which is what makes the phones connected to T-Mobile service great for traveling, because no matter where you go you are guaranteed to stay connected.