We asked three experts to rank the best new smartphones currently on the market.
We also asked them which ones they want to see in a future Samsung or Apple smartphone lineup.
The results are in:We’ve ranked all of the phones on the list below, and we’ve divided the top five into three groups: the top phones, the top smartphones for the budget category, and the bottom phones.
We’ve also given each device a score based on its overall performance, battery life, and design.
The top phones in each category are also listed.
The top phones are:The top smartphones in each budget category are:There are a few differences between these categories, and a few of these categories are based on the price range of the phone, not its specs.
In this section, the first two are the top devices for the most budget-minded buyers, the third is for those who want a smartphone that’s well-rounded, and last, we’ve given a thumbs up to the top-tier phones for those looking for a truly great smartphone for their budget.
The price of each device is based on a number of factors, including how much it costs to buy, how well it works, and how much they’ll charge on a monthly basis.
For more, read our article on which phones you should buy for your budget.