Editors' Choice

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

LG G6 review

Many of us accept the size trade-off of a having a big screen: The phone itself is rarely compact. Now you can have both a big screen and a compact phone, thanks to the LG G6 and its new screen tech. See Full Review »

Our Score 9

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Apple iPhone 3GS 16GB Review

  • Offers many new features and improvements over…
  • Addition of video recording capability
  • Doubles as portable media player
  • Bundled with the new iPhone OS 3.0.
  • Camera still lags behind other smartphones (fewer…
  • no flash or zoom)
  • Still no expandable memory solution.
Our Score 9

Motorola Moto X (2014) Review

  • Personalized design
  • Fast processor
  • Great screen size
  • Not a great camera
  • Average battery life
Our Score 9

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Review

  • Fantastic big-screen features
  • Cutting edge processing power
  • Great battery life
  • Best Android phablet
  • Plenty of storage space
  • Fantastic camera
  • Not waterproof
  • S-Pen controls hidden in settings
  • No good way to manage screen size
  • S Pen isn’t a must-have feature
Our Score 9

Samsung Galaxy S5 Review

  • Fast, powerful processor
  • Clean, redesigned interface
  • Waterproof and dustproof
  • Built-in fingerprint scanner, heart-rate monitor
  • Feels comfortable to hold
  • Competitive camera
  • MicroSD support
  • Removable battery with new Ultra Power Saver Mode
  • Stale design
  • Poor speaker quality
  • No KnockOn feature
  • Audio jack is on top of phone
  • Camera refocus is a gimmick
  • Packed with Samsung services
Our Score 9

BlackBerry Z10 Review

  • Comfortable, balanced, and good-looking design
  • Efficient operating system
  • Good performance
  • Well-designed touch keyboard
  • Cameras capture quality images and video
  • Screen is prone to smudges
  • BlackBerry World needs more quality apps
Our Score 8.5

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

Apple iPhone 4 Review

  • FaceTime video chatting
  • High resolution Retina 960 x 640 pixel 3.5-inch…
  • 5-megapixel camera with LED flash; HD video…
  • 16GB or 32 GB built-in memory
  • Long battery life
  • Sharp edges
  • Less memory than 3G S; no 64GB version
  • Greenish screen tone
  • No HDMI out
  • Orange hue on indoor photos
  • No external camera shutter button
Our Score 8.5

Apple iPhone 4S Review

  • Ultra-capable camera
  • Siri voice assistant is handy, novel
  • HSPA+ delivers speed boost
  • Same gorgeous Retina display
  • Solid, attractive design
  • Still nowhere near 4G LTE speeds
  • No expandable storage, replaceable battery
  • Fragile glass back necessitates case
Our Score 8.5