Smartphone Guide

From the ever-popular iPhone to Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone handsets, LAPTOP reviews the best smartphones of 2014 to help you compare models and determine which smartphone to buy. We also help you make the most of your handset by picking the best smartphone apps and accessories while providing helpful tips.
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4 Stars
February 12, 2014
The Nokia Icon delivers a fantastic display, speedy performance and a powerful and versatile camera app for Verizon subscribers.
3.5 Stars
February 05, 2014
The LG G Flex's attention-grabbing curved display and self-healing design make it stand out, but the long battery life is our favorite feature.
3 Stars
December 20, 2013
The HTC One Max packs a ginormous 5.9-inch display, impressive sound quality and a fingerprint sensor, but it's a bulky device.
3.5 Stars
September 25, 2013
The LG G2 is a multitasking powerhouse with very long battery life and a sharp camera, but its rear key design isn't for everyone.
4 Stars
September 23, 2013
Apple's iPhone 5c features a colorful case and operating system, along with a solid camera, making it a compelling sub-$100 smartphone.
3.5 Stars
September 20, 2013
The LG G2 boasts blazing performance, long-lasting battery life and clever multitasking features, but its Rear Key design takes some getting used to.
September 16, 2013
If you're a T-Mobile customer clamoring for Samsung's newly-revealed Galaxy Note 3, the wait is almost over. The carrier is opening up pre-orders for the Note 3 on Wednesday, Sept. 18th, allowing cust...
September 13, 2013
As iPhone 5c preorders are rolling out, T-Mobile has announced its pricing for Apple's new pair of smartphones. The iPhone 5s will sell for $99 down with 24 monthly payments of $22.91, while the iPhon...
September 06, 2013
From its internal specs to new S Pen features, Samsung told us nearly everything there is to know about its Galaxy Note 3-- except for when we can get our hands on one. Some carriers have already come...
September 06, 2013
T-Mobile has announced that it will begin selling Samsung's new Galaxy Gear smartwatch and its Galaxy Note 3 phableton Oct 2. The Gear, which debuted at IFA 2013 in Berlin, will cost $299. The Galax...
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