Editors' Choice

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

OnePlus 3 review

OnePlus has thrown out the tired promo gimmicks and dismissed the invitation system, letting the OnePlus 3 speak for itself. Brave or totally justified? We find out in our complete review. See Full Review »

Our Score 8

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Review

  • Gorgeous, waterproof, design
  • Better battery life than Galaxy S6
  • Camera shoots better in low light, focuses faster
  • Micro SD card slot
  • Powerful Snapdragon 820 processor
  • Carrier locked with carrier bloatware
  • All-glass design is fingerprint magnet
  • Prone to glass cracking, expensive to repair
Our Score 7

OnePlus 3 Review

  • Superb value, no invitation
  • Beautiful metal body
  • Fast processor, 6GB of RAM
  • Fast charging
  • Camera takes great photos
  • Bright AMOLED screen
  • Not all 6GB of RAM is utilized all the time
  • No MicroSD card slot
  • Battery life isn’t that long
Our Score 8

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Review

  • Waterproof up to 5 feet for 30 minutes
  • Shatter-resistant screen
  • As powerful as a phone gets in 2016
  • Camera that challenges the iPhone
  • Nearly 2-day battery life
  • Bulkier than most phones
  • $100 more expensive than Galaxy S7
  • Only available on AT&T
Our Score 8

Fairphone 2 Review

  • Ethically and responsibly made
  • Easy to repair
  • Removable battery
  • Limited 4G LTE connectivity
  • No software updates yet
  • Frustrating UI components
  • Expensive
Our Score 5

Sony Xperia X Review

  • More durable design
  • Comfortable to hold
  • Speedy, fast Android 6.0
  • You can uninstall bloatware
  • MicroSD slot included
  • Fingerprint sensor disabled in U.S.
  • Weak processor
  • Expensive compared to other phones ($550)
  • Camera can’t match iPhone
Our Score 5

Oppo F1 Review

  • Excellent selfie camera
  • Strong performance
  • Low price
  • Beautiful, well-built metal body
  • Android UI disappoints
  • Short battery life
  • No official U.S. network support
  • No fingerprint sensor
  • Rear camera software needs tweaking
Our Score 5

HTC 10 Review

  • Gorgeous design
  • Clean Android and fun themes
  • Hi-Fi audio without the extra cost
  • Solid flagship specs
  • Fast fingerprint sensor
  • Average battery life
  • It’s not water resistant
Our Score 8

Huawei P9 Review

  • Amazing camera
  • Beautiful design
  • Compact metal frame
  • Strong battery life
  • High performance processor
  • Smooth software
  • Quite slippery
  • Some UI niggles
Our Score 8