Top 10 reasons why I choose Samsung S4 as my smartphone for the next 5 years:
10. Easy to replace battery and expand micro SD memory; allows 40 Gb+ storage of offline Wikipedia.
9. Decent hardware and software specs: 1.9 GHz Quadcore processor, 2Gb Ram, 16Gb storage with Android 4.4.2 (KitKat) updated.
8. Preloaded full version productive apps, eg., Polaris Office & S Health Apps.
7. Decent 13 megapixel camera with built-in flash
6. Miracast and NFC support
5. Built-in IR universal remote control device
4. 4.95 inch 1080p HD display screen; thin and light smartphone
3. Affordable price as of Sept 2014; Get one for under $350 in refurbished condition.
2. Nine sensors galore including barometer, temperature and humidity sensors!
1. Offline Google Translate app supports both English to Chinese and Chinese to English on Samsung S4.