In Pictures: Forget iPhone 5 - 10 top alternatives to Apple

You may have heard: Apple just unveiled a shiny new iPhone, the iPhone 5. But there's so much more to the smartphone world than just iPhones. Here's a list of 10 of the best currently available or coming-soon smartphones to make you forget all about Apple.

Samsung Galaxy S III

With a large, high-res Super AMOLED display, speedy 1.5GHz dual-core processor, the Android OS and tons of unique social sharing features, the Galaxy S III is one of the hottest phones on the market.

Availability: The Galaxy S III is available through all major U.S. wireless carriers and U.S. Cellular. Pricing varies, but most carriers offer the 16GB device for $199.99 with new, two-year contract. T-Mobile charges $279.99 with a new contract. (A 32GB model is available at select carriers.)

Notable Features iPhone 5 Lacks: Android OS (4.0, upgradable to 4.1); removable battery, expandable memory; and NFC.

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