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So how does the brand new HTC One stack up against the best and the brightest competing smartphone makers have to offer? To find out, we took the iPhone 5, LG Nexus 4, Nokia Lumia 920, and BlackBerry Z10 and we stacked the side-by-side with the new king of the spec sheet.

First, how awesome is it to live in a time when every platform finally has a pretty terrific hero phone to offer? Second, how beyond awesome is it that we're still getting newer and better? The HTC One has a 1080p at 468ppi and a camera that's getting it's priorities straight, putting pixel size over pixel count, something dedicated camera manufacturers figured out years ago.

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And the awesomest thing of all? 2013 is just getting started! We still have the Samsung Galaxy S4, the BlackBerry Q10, whatever else Nokia is cooking up, and the iPhone 5S, or whatever Apple calls their next phone, to look forward to.

Check out the full on HTC One vs. LG Nexus 4 vs. iPhone 5 vs. BlackBerry Z10 vs. Nokia Lumia 920 specs above and tell us how you think the year is shaping up.