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People's Choice Rankings


How do we count the results?
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)

118 Votes Change+-0
2 people LG G3

LG G3

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

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

31 Votes Change+-0
4 people Apple iPhone 5s

Apple iPhone 5s

21 Votes Change+-0
5 people Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

17 Votes Change+-0
6 people LG Nexus 5

LG Nexus 5

12 Votes Change-1
6 people Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

12 Votes Change+1
8 people BlackBerry Z10

BlackBerry Z10

9 Votes Change-2
8 people Moto X

Moto X

9 Votes Change-2
10 people Nokia Lumia 1520

Nokia Lumia 1520

7 Votes Change-2
11 people HTC One

HTC One

3 Votes Change-1
11 people HTC One (M8) for Windows

HTC One (M8) for Windows

3 Votes Change+-0
13 people Samsung Galaxy S 4

Samsung Galaxy S 4

2 Votes Change-1
13 people LG G2

LG G2

2 Votes Change-5
13 people HTC Desire 816 (Virgin Mobile)

HTC Desire 816 (Virgin Mobile)

2 Votes Change+13
16 people Amazon Fire Phone

Amazon Fire Phone

1 Votes Change+12
16 people Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen.)

Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen.)

1 Votes Change+11
18 people LG G Vista

LG G Vista

0 Votes Change+10
18 people Samsung Galaxy Avant

Samsung Galaxy Avant

0 Votes Change+9
18 people Kyocera Brigadier

Kyocera Brigadier

0 Votes Change+8
18 people LG Realm (Boost Mobile)

LG Realm (Boost Mobile)

0 Votes Change+7
18 people ZTE Warp Sync (Boost Mobile)

ZTE Warp Sync (Boost Mobile)

0 Votes Change+6
18 people HTC One (E8)

HTC One (E8)

0 Votes Change-12
18 people Huawei Ascend Mate2

Huawei Ascend Mate2

0 Votes Change+4
new new HTC One (E8)

HTC One (E8)

0 Votes Change+-0
new new Apple iPhone 6

Apple iPhone 6

0 Votes Change+-0
new new Apple iPhone 6 Plus

Apple iPhone 6 Plus

0 Votes Change+-0
new new HTC Desire 510

HTC Desire 510

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
24 points +-0
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25 weeks on the charts
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2 expert LG G3

LG G3

Chosen by
18 points +-0
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
10 weeks on the charts
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3 expert Apple iPhone 5s

Apple iPhone 5s

Chosen by
16 points +-0
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
52 weeks on the charts
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4 expert Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

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

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Chosen by
9 points +-0
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
51 weeks on the charts
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Other Smartphones receiving votes


6 expert Moto X

Moto X

Chosen by
8 points +3
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56 weeks on the charts
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7 expert LG Nexus 5

LG Nexus 5

Chosen by
7 points +-0
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
46 weeks on the charts
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8 expert Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Sony Xperia Z2 (unlocked)

Chosen by
5 points -2
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
18 weeks on the charts
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8 expert BlackBerry Z10

BlackBerry Z10

Chosen by
5 points +19
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
136 weeks on the charts
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10 expert HTC One

HTC One

Chosen by
4 points +18
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
78 weeks on the charts
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10 expert HTC One (M8) for Windows

HTC One (M8) for Windows

Chosen by
4 points -4
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
4 weeks on the charts
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12 expert Samsung Galaxy S 4

Samsung Galaxy S 4

Chosen by
3 points +16
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
73 weeks on the charts
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12 expert LG G2

LG G2

Chosen by
3 points -5
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Expert ranking history for this smartphone
54 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...

 

Cam Bunton
Senior Managing Editor, PhoneDog and TmoNews
Cam Bunton

Reasons for voting the way I did


In first I have my ever-faithful Sony Xperia Z2. It baffles me that more people don't buy them, or that Sony doesn't make enough effort to get in to the U.S. market. It's easily one of the best smartphones on the market right now. It looks fantastic, it's incredibly sturdy, is waterproof, has one of the best cameras around and incredible battery... - 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


It won't be too much longer before my list completely changes, especially with the recent announcements of the 2nd generation Moto X, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, and of course, the Apple iPhone 6. Although not much has changed this week (the HTC One (M8) may very well still be in the top two spots for a while, I really dig that phone) I am looking... - read on...

 

Marco Hanna
Senior Multimedia Producer, PhoneDog Media
Marco Hanna

Reasons for voting the way I did


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HTC One (M8)

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LG G3

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