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People's Choice Rankings


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Votes are tabulated weekly Monday through Sunday Eastern Time with final ranking results posted Monday morning.
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Users can submit one vote per week through a linked Facebook or Twitter account.

 

1 people HTC One (M8)

HTC One (M8)

87 Votes Change+-0
2 people LG G3

LG G3

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

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

23 Votes Change+1
4 people Apple iPhone 5s

Apple iPhone 5s

16 Votes Change+1
5 people LG Nexus 5

LG Nexus 5

15 Votes Change-2
6 people Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

12 Votes Change+4
7 people BlackBerry Z10

BlackBerry Z10

9 Votes Change-1
8 people Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

7 Votes Change+-0
9 people HTC One

HTC One

6 Votes Change+-0
10 people Nokia Lumia 1520

Nokia Lumia 1520

5 Votes Change+-0
11 people Moto X

Moto X

4 Votes Change-4
12 people Samsung Galaxy S 4

Samsung Galaxy S 4

3 Votes Change+-0
12 people LG G2

LG G2

3 Votes Change-2
12 people HTC One (M8) for Windows

HTC One (M8) for Windows

3 Votes Change+7
15 people HTC Desire 816 (Virgin Mobile)
16 people LG G Vista

LG G Vista

0 Votes Change+5
16 people Samsung Galaxy Avant

Samsung Galaxy Avant

0 Votes Change-5
16 people Kyocera Brigadier

Kyocera Brigadier

0 Votes Change+3
16 people LG Realm (Boost Mobile)

LG Realm (Boost Mobile)

0 Votes Change+2
16 people Amazon Fire Phone

Amazon Fire Phone

0 Votes Change+1
new new ZTE Warp Sync (Boost Mobile)

ZTE Warp Sync (Boost Mobile)

0 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
21 points +-0
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22 weeks on the charts
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1 expert LG G3

LG G3

Chosen by
21 points +-0
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
7 weeks on the charts
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3 expert Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Chosen by
14 points +1
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
48 weeks on the charts
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4 expert Apple iPhone 5s

Apple iPhone 5s

Chosen by
11 points -1
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
49 weeks on the charts
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5 expert Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

Chosen by
7 points -2
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
21 weeks on the charts
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Other Smartphones receiving votes


6 expert Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Chosen by
5 points +-0
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
15 weeks on the charts
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7 expert HTC One (M8) for Windows

HTC One (M8) for Windows

Chosen by
4 points +14
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
1 weeks on the charts
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8 expert LG Nexus 5

LG Nexus 5

Chosen by
3 points -3
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
43 weeks on the charts
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9 expert Moto X

Moto X

Chosen by
2 points -2
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
53 weeks on the charts
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9 expert LG G2

LG G2

Chosen by
2 points -3
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from ranked this as the # - see why
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
51 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...

 

Anna Scantlin
Contributing Editor, PhoneDog
Anna Scantlin

Reasons for voting the way I did


Just one major change in my rankings this week - the HTC One (M8) for Windows has been added to the list, and effectively bumped the Apple iPhone 5s off of the list (which isn't to say it isn't a good phone, but it's no longer in my top 5 - especially with the iPhone 6 so close to being unveiled, I don't feel too badly about this choice). Plus, my... - read on...

 

Marco Hanna
Senior Multimedia Producer, PhoneDog Media
Marco Hanna

Reasons for voting the way I did


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