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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iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Galaxy Note 4

The arms race between Samsung and Apple shows no signs of slowing down. The Samsung Galaxy S5, loaded with a slew of new features including a heart rate monitor and a fingerprint sensor, has been the smartphone to beat for most 2014.

iPhone 6 Hands-on: The Plus Steals the Show

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus share a lot of the same features, from the rounded aluminum design to the fast new A8 processor, Focus Pixel camera and Apple Pay functionality for replacing your wall...

iPhone 6 vs iPhone 5s: Worth the Upgrade?

The long-awaited iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are finally upon us, and Apple addicts everywhere are getting ready to toss their old devices to make way for the new. Apple's newly unveiled pocket powerho...

iPhone 6 Rumors That Didn't Come True

The world is a-buzz with news of Apple's newly announced iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Finally, the phone(s) we've been speculating about, seemingly, forever are a reality.

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus: Top 8 Features

Apple has finally stepped up to big-screen smartphones with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Both devices sport sharp new Retina HD displays, a much more advanced iSight camera and a fast new A8 processor.

How to Watch iPhone 6 Launch on Sept. 9

The wait is almost over. In just a few hours, Apple fans will finally get to see what the tech giant has up its sleeves. The iPhone maker is expected to unveil the follow-up to its flagship phone at 1...

Yezz's Billy 4.7 Takes on Nokia Lumia 635 With Sleek Build, Better Specs

LAS VEGAS - Nokia better watch its back. A new, little-known phone maker could shake up the Windows Phone market, loosening the Finnish company's hold at the top. Miami-based Yezz launched its Bil...

Vertu Signature Touch Review

Dripping in luxury and bundled with your very own (human) concierge, the Vertu Signature Touch is the smartphone for the uber-rich.

How Much is Your iPhone 5 / 5s / 5c Worth Now?

With the announcement of a new iPhone version just days away -- assuming you believe all the hype and rumormongering -- then now's as good as time as any to start thinking about what to do with your current iPhone. .

T-Mobile Guarantees Best Trade-In Smartphone Deals

Apple's anticipated announcement of the iPhone 6 and the flood of people expecting to upgrade, lots of folks are wondering what to do with their existing smartphone.