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Which phone is the best now in the world?

By JamesandBennie ยท 22 replies
Jun 1, 2016
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  1. Hi all
    here I wan to start a topic that which phone is the best now in the world ? maybe 80% of people will choose the iPhone , but I do not think the iPhone is the best .because except the unique IOS system, it is nothing. and it is expensive. another phone get the many function with cheap price. now I am still use the iPhone 4s, I won't buy a new iPhone. I want a nice phone with cheap price. anyone has great opinion ?
  2. gregzeng

    gregzeng TS Enthusiast Posts: 48   +6

    iPhone is good for people who like replacing smashed glass, replacing water-drowned phones, and not too much change in user-customization.

    If you want power and flexibility, with physical durability, then the Samsung Active phones, old & new models are best, imho. I don't need toughness, so these don't suit me.
  3. JamesandBennie

    JamesandBennie TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 170   +14

    Thank you gergzeng.
  4. Belledupont

    Belledupont TS Rookie

    I think if you want to find some high quality phones with a cheap price, some chinese brand can be the choice, such as One Plus, xiaomi, Huawei, Oppo etc, if you have enough money, Samsung is also a good choice to consider.
    Giaogiaogiao likes this.
  5. Hossain84

    Hossain84 TS Rookie

    Iphone 7
  6. JamesandBennie

    JamesandBennie TS Booster Topic Starter Posts: 170   +14

  7. learninmypc

    learninmypc TS Evangelist Posts: 8,570   +557

    No such thing.:)
  8. Bomkesh333

    Bomkesh333 TS Rookie

    All are the best. I think it's totally depends on the using experience.
    Athlonite, jobeard and learninmypc like this.
  9. TrevorD

    TrevorD TS Rookie

    I was very impressed with my brother's Google Pixel. It blew my iPhone 5S out of the water in more respects. The camera is incredible getting great pictures in difficult situations.
  10. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 11,012   +4,739

    The best phone is the one that is not on contract.
    jobeard, Burty117 and learninmypc like this.
  11. stephaniekevin

    stephaniekevin TS Rookie

    Samsung phones are very good, although I am planning to buy an ios as well, just to experience how things are their!
  12. drooselynn

    drooselynn TS Rookie

    IPhone 7. But it can change quickly.
  13. Rothman

    Rothman TS Rookie

    There is no best phone in the world, but your favorite phone.;) The phone you like the most is the best phone for you. As you want to buy a new phone, some brands are for your choice like OnePlus, Huawei, Xiaomi and etc if you focus on performance-price ratio. If more expensive, Samsung's flagship phones.
    Giaogiaogiao likes this.
  14. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 12,417   +1,405

    The problem is the QUESTION itself - - you need to define the criteria used to evaluate 'best'.
    One unexpected answer without such a list, might easily be
    • "Murphy's 456, as it comes in a chartreuse case".
    learninmypc likes this.
  15. Verrm

    Verrm TS Enthusiast Posts: 40   +18

    Best price/value phones?
    OnePlus 3T
    OnePlus 5
    Xiaomi Mi 6 (https://www.geekbuying.com/item/Off...-Inch-6GB-64GB-Smartphone---Black-381380.html)
    Samsung S7 - price/value is worse here, but I think it is not highly overpriced and its a damn solid phone!

    As for other cheaper phones I don't have a great advice, but I would check Samsung S6 and previous gen Xiaomi phones. Just don't buy a used phone with anything below snapdragon 820 performance.
    Giaogiaogiao likes this.
  16. brianhopps

    brianhopps TS Rookie

    Definitely not the iPhone.
  17. Nobina

    Nobina TS Evangelist Posts: 1,694   +1,185

    Any flagship can be the best phone in the world. It comes down to which one you prefer. And if you add price into the matter it also depends on where you live cause prices can be very different. I would go for Samsungs flagship.
  18. Nobina

    Nobina TS Evangelist Posts: 1,694   +1,185

    But isn't S6 CPU slower than 820?
  19. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 12,417   +1,405

    and was given to you at no cost :grin:

    User's expectations, experiences and as already shown above their personal product bias will determine Y O U R answer.
  20. priya456

    priya456 TS Rookie

    Sony Xperia XZ Premium is best now a days .The Sony Xperia XZ Premium comes packed with tons of features, a crisp 4K display panel and the latest processor to serve you with theist performance. Not just this, it also offers you an excellent camera and great battery life despite of the power-greedy display.
  21. bluejolls

    bluejolls TS Booster Posts: 121   +9

    The best phone is obviously MINE!
    OnePlus 3T running OOS OB12/7.1.1 with substratum Swift Black theme, rooted, ads blocked, governor tweaked, etc.
    rocking battery life, too!
  22. Ryan Stevens

    Ryan Stevens TS Rookie

    Its very difficult to say which smartphone is the best in the world because every company launch great smartphone like now iPhone launch iPhone X its really awesome but then Samsung launch Galaxy Note 8 and also Motorola launch MotoX4 like they are doing competition that's why its very difficult to say which one is the best all off launch great and awesome smartphone.
  23. Montana

    Montana TS Enthusiast Posts: 35   +15

    My first phone was an iphone 5 and I won't got back. I prefer something that you can change the battery instead of having to replace the whole phone. The performance doesn't justify the price IMO. My current phone is a Samsung Galaxy J7 and I'm happy with it.
    MsJazzMaven likes this.

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