January 2017. Best Smartphones for 2017! Smartphones are the best! On this site we review good, affordable smartphones like the Apple iPhone 6, Samsung galaxy S6 Edge, HTC One M9 and LG and Motorola phones.
Smartphones are mainly used for internet/social media besides of course for making a phone call. Therefore the phones on this page all have internet and Wifi. When you want to use your mobile phone for internet, email and social media => be smart and buy a smartphone.
Below you find the two Best Smartphones 2017 and after that the different categories: the best HTC, LG, BlackBerry phones.
New/ Upcomming Smartphones 2017
Which Smartphone Is The Best Choice?
That depends on what you want to use your smartphone for
The functions that are most important for myself in a smartphone in 2016 are:internet/ social media, making a phone call and the alarm clock. I use Internet and social media on my phone mostly when I am traveling by train and at home where I have wifi.I have a prepaid phone so I don’t want to use the internet on the 3g/4g network too much. An other choice you have to make is between an android/ Apple/ windows phone and if you want a more expensive high end smartphone or if you are satisfied with a cheaper alternative that covers the basic functions.
Best Smartphones 2017 Search
#1 Smartphone 2017: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
The Best Android Smartphone On The Market Today
In my opinion: the new Samsung S7 Edge is despite the iPhone 6 (plus) the best smartphone 2015. This has mostly to do with the price/quality. The Galaxy S7 Edge and the iPhone 6 are both awesome smartphones but the S7 Edge has a display on three sides and specs that Apple will have to match with the iPhone 7 to stay in the competition. It certainly is the best android smartphone with a very beautiful design, fast and reliable. The best smartphone you can buy at the moment.
Specs: DISPLAY: 5.5 inches, 1440 x 2560 pixels Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, CPU: Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz Kryo – Quad-core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 + quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Internal Memory: 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM – microSD, up to 200 GB (dedicated slot) – single SIM model, Camera: 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash – 1/2.6inch sensor size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, Auto HDR, panorama, Video: 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec
#1 Used/Contract Smartphone: Samsung Galaxy S5
The Galaxy S5 is a very, very good smartphone for a now ridiculously affordable price. The link goes to the Verizon contract Galaxy S5, but AT&T and Sprint are also available.
#2) Apple iPhone 6 16 GB
The Best Apple (iPhone) Smartphone 2016/2017
The iPhone 6 is an awesome smartphone and will be the best iPhone until the next iPhone is available. Unfortunately the iPhone is quite expensive while the basic model still has only 16GB, which is not much for the money. That is why the iPhone 6 is #2 in this list and not #1.
iPhone 6/ 6 Plus review and Specs
With the iPhone 6 Apple for the first time produced a smartphone with a ‘big’ screen. The 4.7 inch screen is considerably larger than previous iPhones, but thanks to the new design with rounded finished edges it feels comfortable in the hand. The screen is again beautiful, with high contrast and high brightness and thanks to the new Apple A8 chip the iPhone 6 is fast and has a good battery life.
The camera has been improved somewhat , especially in low light conditions. An other positive point is the new version of iOS, which provides Apple users and developers more choices and options.
If you can afford the iPhone 6 and you are an Apple enthusiast, then with the iPhone 6 you get one of the best smartphones currently available.
4.7″ LED-backlit IPS LCD Multi-Touchscreen w/ Shatter-Proof Glass and Oleophobic CoatingiOS 8, Dual-Core 1.4 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based) Processor, Chipset: Apple A8, PowerVR GX6650 (hexa-core graphics) Graphics8 Megapixel Camera (3264 x 2448 pixels) w/ Autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) Flash + Front-Facing 1.2 Megapixel Camera, 720p, burst, HDRInternal Memory: 16GB, 1GB RAM
Size (LWH): 5.44 inches, 0.27 inches, 2.64 inches
Weight: 4.48 ouncesMinimum Rated Talk Time: 14 hours