The Optimus G Pro is LG's answer to the Samsung Galaxy Note series of devices. Also a smartphone of almost tablet proportions, the G Pro boasts a massive 5.5-inch screen, a blazing quad-core processor, and Android Jelly Bean.
If your dad is a true BlackBerry devotee, chances are he already has the new Z10 on his wishlist. The touch-screen phone runs the company's new BlackBerry 10 operating system and features an updated camera. It also puts e-mail and other messages front and center like any BlackBerry worth its salt should.
Is your father too busy to keep his phone charged and ready for action? Motorola's Droid Razr Maxx HD could be just the thing for him. It packs a massive 3,300mAh battery; no smartphone has yet come even close to matching this Android device's ridiculously long run time.
Some dads out there have no interest in smartphones whatsoever. For them cell phone bliss is a handset that simply makes quality calls. Verizon's Samsung Gusto 2 fits the bill with aplomb. It's comfortable and reliable, plus it demonstrated pristine call quality in our tests.
After reviewing the Samsung Galaxy S4, we have no doubt why this is the most anticipated phone of the year. The follow-up to the wildly popular Galaxy S3, the new S4 is practically overflowing with features and advanced components. If your dad is an Android user, then he's probably already eying this groundbreaking device.