Editors' Choice

We review hundreds of products in a wide range of categories each year. Here's the best of the best in phones.

Nexus 6P review

Google is back with another phablet this year: the Nexus 6P. It’s the first Huawei phone to run pure Android, and its sleek metal build, lightning fast fingerprint sensor, and zippy performance make it the best Nexus… See Full Review »

Our Score 8.5

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Huawei Honor 7 Review

  • Great camera
  • High quality hardware design
  • Fast fingerprint sensor
  • Low price
  • Not officially available in the U.S.
  • No NFC
  • Not enough power
Our Score 6

Huawei Mate 8 Review

  • Fast fingerprint sensor
  • Elegant all-metal build
  • Gorgeous big screen
  • Useful and fun extra features
  • Respectable battery life
  • Emotion UI is annoying
  • Unattractive black frame around screen
Our Score 8

Motorola Droid Turbo 2 Review

  • Shatterproof display
  • Great battery life
  • Powerful specs
  • Turbo and wireless charging
  • Useful Motorola extras
  • Boring design
  • Average camera
  • Verizon bloatware
Our Score 7

Sony Xperia Z5 Review

  • Waterproof design
  • Frosted glass back
  • Good camera performance
  • Great battery life
  • Fingerprint sensor has problems
  • Hard to buy in the U.S.
  • Bloatware needs to go
Our Score 7

Huawei Nexus 6P Review

  • Forward-thinking specs set the bar for Android
  • Quick and responsive fingerprint sensor
  • Now on Tap makes Android more prescient than ever
  • Quick charging juices up fast
  • Premium metal build
  • Expensive for a Nexus
  • Somewhat bland design
Our Score 8.5

ZTE Axon Elite Review

  • Excellent camera
  • Eye-catching design
  • Premium materials
  • Low price
  • High performance processor
  • Custom UI frustrates
  • Eye and voice unlock unreliable
Our Score 7

ZTE Axon Review

  • Solid build with aluminum back
  • Android mostly untouched
  • Dual-lens camera
  • Excellent audio
  • Well priced
  • Available unlocked, without a contract
  • No expandable storage
  • Second rear lens underused
  • Performance could be greater
Our Score 7

Motorola Droid Maxx 2 Review

  • Amazing battery life
  • Solid Build
  • Large 5.5-inch screen
  • Near stock Android experience
  • Quick charging
  • Average camera
  • Mono sound
  • Quick charger costs extra
Our Score 8