Editors' Choice

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

Google Pixel review

Google’s Pixel is the first-ever phone that Google has made on its own without a partner. We tried out the Pixel to see how this pure Android phone holds up. See Full Review »

Our Score 8

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Google Pixel Review

  • Stellar performance
  • Superb camera
  • Bright AMOLED display
  • Feels high-end and polished
  • 24/7 support
  • Assistant isn't feature-packed at launch
  • Pricey
  • Not waterproof
Our Score 8

Google Pixel XL Review

  • Pure Android is perfection
  • Automatic updates to the latest software
  • 24/7 customer support
  • Fantastic camera
  • Premium design
  • More expensive than previous Nexus phones
  • Not waterproof
Our Score 8

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Review

  • Stunning, comfortable design
  • Fresh user interface
  • Powerful S Pen
  • Water resistant body
  • Edge panels work well
  • May set on fire or explode
  • Recalled from all stores
  • Please return yours if you purchased one
  • Glass grabs fingerprints
  • Expensive and locked to carriers
Our Score 1

Meizu Pro 6 Review

  • Slick aluminum design
  • Fast fingerprint sensor
  • Decent price
  • Somewhat lackluster camera
  • Disappointing battery life
  • No U.S. LTE band support
  • Competition offers more for the same price
Our Score 5

LG X Power Review

  • Massive battery
  • Lightweight design
  • Plenty of memory card expansion
  • Low price
  • Low-resolution screen
  • Mediocre processor
  • Camera performance is dull
  • Not ideal for demanding apps and games
Our Score 5.5

LG V20 Review

  • Exceptional cameras
  • Sleek, tough metal body
  • Removable battery
  • Android 7.0 installed
  • Excellent audio performance
  • Second screen works well for notifications
  • Not waterproof
  • B&O certification not available in the U.S.
  • Unlocked version may not work outside U.S and…
Our Score 8

Apple iPhone 7 Review

  • Dunkable, water resistant
  • Fantastic camera
  • Improved battery life
  • Gets regular software updates and fixes
  • Stereo speakers
  • No headphone jack
  • Lacks 2x optical zoom like the 7 Plus
  • Jet black version prone to scratches
Our Score 7

Apple iPhone 7 Plus Review

  • Dual-camera tech is impressive
  • It’s finally water-resistant!
  • Speedy processor
  • iOS 10 is smooth and slick
  • Attractive aluminum uni-body design
  • No headphone jack!
  • Expensive
Our Score 8