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The newest iPhones are top-to-bottom better phones with lots of enhancements; iPhone 6 owners don't need the upgrade, but everyone else should seriously consider it.
Buy the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ if you love the idea of a wraparound screen; otherwise, you'll be able to find less expensive phones that do nearly as much.
Originally announced in September 2015, this Android handset is making its way stateside for $350.
The huge, metal Huawei Mate 8 has plenty of appeal and only minor drawbacks that big-phone fans can deal with, but the Nexus 6P is still my top Huawei pick.
Pebble's step-up all-steel smartwatch has added battery life and a more durable feel, but it's basically a tiny upgrade to the less expensive Pebble Time.
Oppo's R7 looks great, but the $400 price tag will push potential buyers away. There are cheaper phones out there that are just as good, and better ones don't cost much more.
The Honor 7 packs a whole heap of high-end tech, like a 20-megapixel camera, into a classy frame -- and doesn't charge the Earth for it either.
Samsung's Galaxy Note 5 is excellent overall, and the only phone to buy if you want to write by hand. However, you'll pay a huge premium for a modest upgrade from last year's model, and less pricey competitors will satisfy many.
The Mi Note Pro has what it takes to compete with current top phones, but few outside China will get to actually experience its power.
Samsung's striking, high-end Galaxy S6 Edge has the beauty, brains and brawn to take down the iPhone 6 and all the Android competition.