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People's Choice Rankings


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1 people HTC One (M8)

HTC One (M8)

185 Votes Change+-0
2 people LG G3

LG G3

138 Votes Change+-0
3 people BlackBerry Z10

BlackBerry Z10

23 Votes Change+-0
3 people Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

23 Votes Change+-0
5 people Apple iPhone 5s

Apple iPhone 5s

15 Votes Change+-0
6 people Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

14 Votes Change+1
7 people Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

11 Votes Change-1
8 people HTC One

HTC One

10 Votes Change-1
8 people Moto X

Moto X

10 Votes Change+1
8 people LG Nexus 5

LG Nexus 5

10 Votes Change-2
8 people Nokia Lumia 1520

Nokia Lumia 1520

10 Votes Change-2
12 people LG G2

LG G2

4 Votes Change-1
13 people HTC One Max

HTC One Max

2 Votes Change-1
13 people Nokia Lumia 635

Nokia Lumia 635

2 Votes Change+4
15 people Samsung Galaxy S 4

Samsung Galaxy S 4

1 Votes Change+3
15 people Samsung Active S5

Samsung Active S5

1 Votes Change-4
15 people Nokia Lumia 1320 (Cricket Wireless)
15 people HTC One Remix

HTC One Remix

1 Votes Change+-0

Expert's Choice Rankings


Who are the experts?
A select group of top mobile-tech reviewers have been invited to participate and become expert panel members.
How are the rankings determined?
Each expert votes for their Top 5 phones each week. The point system is then used to determine the final rankings more...

 

1 expert HTC One (M8)

HTC One (M8)

Chosen by
41 points +-0
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18 weeks on the charts
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2 expert LG G3

LG G3

Chosen by
26 points +1
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
3 weeks on the charts
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3 expert Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

Chosen by
25 points -1
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
17 weeks on the charts
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4 expert Apple iPhone 5s

Apple iPhone 5s

Chosen by
24 points -1
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45 weeks on the charts
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5 expert Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Chosen by
13 points +1
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
11 weeks on the charts
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6 expert Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Chosen by
10 points -2
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44 weeks on the charts
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7 expert LG Nexus 5

LG Nexus 5

Chosen by
9 points -2
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
39 weeks on the charts
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8 expert Moto X

Moto X

Chosen by
8 points -1
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
49 weeks on the charts
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9 expert LG G2

LG G2

Chosen by
2 points +-0
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
47 weeks on the charts
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9 expert HTC One

HTC One

Chosen by
2 points +8
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71 weeks on the charts
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Alex Wagner
Editorial Director of News and Content, PhoneDog Media, LLC
Alex Wagner

Reasons for voting the way I did


Apple's iPhone 5s looks similar to 2012's iPhone 5, but the new iOS handset features a few upgrades that are worth taking note of, like a speedier A7 processor and Touch ID fingerprint scanner. Apple also included an improved camera in the iPhone 5s that, while still an 8-megapixel shooter, offers better low-light performance than the shooter... - read on...

 

Alex Wagner
Editorial Director of News and Content, PhoneDog Media, LLC
Alex Wagner

Reasons for voting the way I did


Apple's iPhone 5s looks similar to 2012's iPhone 5, but the new iOS handset features a few upgrades that are worth taking note of, like a speedier A7 processor and Touch ID fingerprint scanner. Apple also included an improved camera in the iPhone 5s that, while still an 8-megapixel shooter, offers better low-light performance than the shooter... - read on...

 

Cam Bunton
Senior Managing Editor, PhoneDog and TmoNews
Cam Bunton

Reasons for voting the way I did


Xperia Z2 is top for me because it has the best combination of important features: Battery life, solid build quality, camera and overall performance. It's waterproof and dust proof too which just add to its awesomeness. It's a recipe Sony keeps fine-tuning, and a pattern which we expect to continue for at least the next couple of Xperia Z... - read on...

 

Evan Selleck
Contributing Editor, PhoneDog
Evan Selleck

Reasons for voting the way I did


Apple's iPhone 5s is still at the top. Its lightweight design, beautiful display, and access to iTunes and the App Store make it second to none. HTC's One M8 is a close second, though, with its industrial design, big display, and features like BoomSound and the new Duo Camera feature. Samsung's Galaxy S5 replaces the Galaxy Note III finally.... - read on...

 

Anna Scantlin
Contributing Editor, PhoneDog
Anna Scantlin

Reasons for voting the way I did


One minor change has been made to my OSR this week, and that was replacing the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 with the LG G3! The HTC One (M8) remains in first, shortly followed by the Xperia Z2. The Galaxy S5 comes in third, and the LG G3 is the newly appointed 4th place spot. Why? Because I like that LG has taken the initiative for Android users to let... - read on...

 

Marco Hanna
Senior Multimedia Producer, PhoneDog Media
Marco Hanna

Reasons for voting the way I did


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Stefan Etienne
CEO & Head Editor, LaptopMemo.com
Stefan Etienne

Reasons for voting the way I did


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This weeks "People's Choice Rankings" best smartphones


HTC One (M8)

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LG G3

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