Carrier: T-Mobile

Price: $150 

Before the One series stomped its way atop the mobile photography echelon, T-Mobile's gem packed the best smartphone camera around. Shooting modes like SweepShot gave photogs the opportunity to take panoramic shots, where BurstShot mode snapped multiple images at once. The Amaze 4G also carries fast 4G speeds, a zippy 1.5GHz dual-core CPU, and good call quality. HTC's also rolled out an Android 4.0 update to give T-Mobile users a taste of Ice Cream Sandwich. Sweet.

Read our full review on the HTC Amaze 4G