Phones

OnePlus 3
REVIEW

OnePlus 3

At $400, the OnePlus 3 is the best budget Android phone you can buy, with a premium look and feel, and performance fast enough to go head-to-head with any high-end handset on the market.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on June 14, 2016
3.9 stars User rating out of 5 votes
Apple iPhone 6S
REVIEW

Apple iPhone 6S ( 16GB, rose gold)

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.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on October 2, 2015
Apple iPhone 6S
REVIEW

Apple iPhone 6S ( 64GB, gold)

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.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on October 2, 2015
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Apple iPhone 6S
REVIEW

Apple iPhone 6S ( 16GB, gold)

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.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on October 2, 2015
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Apple iPhone 6S
REVIEW

Apple iPhone 6S ( 128GB, gold)

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.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on October 2, 2015
0 stars User rating out of 2 votes
Samsung Galaxy S5
REVIEW

Samsung Galaxy S5

Subtly improved and smartly refined, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is a superior superphone that hits every mark but the sharpest design.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on April 7, 2014
3.2 stars User rating out of 72 votes
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime
REVIEW

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime

Feature-rich cameras and an attractive build help push Cricket's prepaid Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime past other budget rivals that also cost under $200.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 4, 2015
2.4 stars User rating out of 4 votes
Huawei P9
REVIEW

Huawei P9 ( 32GB, prestige gold)

It might take fancy photos, but the Huawei P9's high price means it's not a good choice over the similarly priced Samsung Galaxy S7.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on April 30, 2016
Motorola Moto Z Force
REVIEW

Motorola Moto Z Force

The Moto Z Force Droid sounds better on paper, but the thinner, cheaper Moto Z is the one we actually want to use.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 21, 2016

Pricing not available

Apple iPhone 7
EDITORS' TAKE

Apple iPhone 7

Apple's tenth iPhone iteration will likely arrive in September 2016. Here's what the rumor mill is saying about it.

Huawei Honor 5X
REVIEW

Huawei Honor 5X ( gold)

Huawei's Honor 5X is a great deal for budget-phone seekers.

4 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe
EDITORS' TAKE

Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe ( shimmer gold)

The Deluxe version of the ZenFone 3 comes loaded with the best hardware encased in a beautiful aluminium design.

Pricing not available

Sony Xperia X Performance
REVIEW

Sony Xperia X Performance ( 64GB, rose gold)

The Xperia X Performance runs rings around the basic Xperia X and is a great phone for anyone who likes their handsets with a bit of grunt.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on June 29, 2016
1 star User rating out of 1 vote
Apple iPhone 6 Plus
REVIEW

Apple iPhone 6 Plus ( 16GB, space gray)

The iPhone 6 Plus is an outstanding choice for those with big budgets and big pockets, but power users seeking even more flexibility should audition the Galaxy Note 4 as well.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on September 16, 2014
4.2 stars User rating out of 45 votes
Motorola Moto G4 Plus
REVIEW

Motorola Moto G4 Plus ( 16GB, black)

The Moto G4 Plus adds a fingerprint sensor and slightly better camera to the mix, but its cheaper sibling is still the better deal.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 6, 2016
1 star User rating out of 1 vote
Alcatel Idol 4S
EDITORS' TAKE

Alcatel Idol 4S

After a couple weeks with a prefinal Idol 4S, we can say it'll go head-to-head against the excellent OnePlus 3.

Pricing not available

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime
REVIEW

Samsung Galaxy Core Prime ( grey)

One of Verizon and MetroPCS' least-expensive phones, the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime makes a decent entry-level choice, but it still isn't as good as the competition.

3 stars Editors' rating on July 22, 2015
2.3 stars User rating out of 10 votes
LG V10
REVIEW

LG V10 ( space black)

The feature-packed V10 is LG's best smartphone yet -- just be prepared to pay a premium for its selfie- and photo-friendly extras.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 28, 2015
4 stars User rating out of 12 votes
LG G3
REVIEW

LG G3 ( Metallic Black)

Possessing the right blend of features and design, the G3 finally gives LG the right phone with which to challenge Korean rival Samsung.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on June 16, 2014
3.5 stars User rating out of 38 votes
Google Nexus 6
REVIEW

Google Nexus 6 ( 32GB, white)

The Nexus 6 is a powerful plus-sized Android handset, though the slimmer Samsung Galaxy Note 4 delivers superior overall performance and native productivity features.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 12, 2014
4.4 stars User rating out of 14 votes