Editors' Choice

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

Huawei P30 Pro review

The Huawei P30 Pro’s camera is like having Superman’s eyes. It can see in the dark, and zoom right in on objects much too far away to see clearly otherwise. The camera tech is only the beginning of what we like about… See Full Review »

Our Score 9

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Oppo Reno 10x Zoom Review

  • Great, versatile camera
  • Strong performance
  • Long battery life
  • Competitive price
  • Poor software experience
  • No water resistance
  • Heavy and bulky
Our Score 6

Asus ROG Phone 2 Review

  • Beautiful 120Hz AMOLED screen
  • Superior performance
  • Giant 6,000mAh battery
  • Promising software and camera
  • Wide range of accessories
  • Striking design may not appeal to everyone
  • Heavy
  • Only gamers will see full benefit of its power

Red Magic 3 Review

  • Great performance
  • Gaming mode
  • Affordable price
  • Good camera
  • Long battery life
  • Odd software
  • No NFC
  • No wireless charging
Our Score 8

Sony Xperia 1 Review

  • Speedy performance
  • Clean and easy-to-use Android interface
  • Cinema Pro offers cinematic video
  • Excellent 4K display
  • Tall screen size is unique and useful
  • Battery life could be better
  • Several software bugs and issues
  • Camera falls short of the competition
  • Screen is dim outdoors
Our Score 6

Black Shark 2 Review

  • Amazing performance
  • Unique design
  • Excellent battery life
  • Affordable price
  • Good OLED display
  • Some bugs in gaming mode and software
  • No NFC for Google Pay
  • No water-resistance
Our Score 7

LG V50 ThinQ 5G Review

  • 5G-ready
  • Beautiful, bright screen
  • Flush camera design, versatile lenses
  • Speedy performance
  • Software needs polish, too much bloatware
  • Concerning battery life on 4G LTE
  • Expensive
Our Score 6

Nokia 4.2 Review

  • Good battery life
  • Nice design and build quality
  • Notification light, NFC, dedicated Google…
  • Android One means 2 years of fast updates
  • Affordable
  • Slow performance
  • Slow camera, mediocre low-light photos
  • Doesn’t work on Sprint, Verizon
  • Micro USB port
Our Score 6.5

Asus Zenfone 6 Review

  • Excellent, almost Pixel-like software
  • Versatile camera that takes great photos
  • Flip camera is brilliant for selfies
  • Long battery life
  • Competitive price
  • No water resistance
  • No wireless charging
  • Dated design compared to rivals
Our Score 8