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.
The Z3v combines a bright and rich display with an excellent 20-MP camera, packaged in an elegant and waterproof design.
The Galaxy Note 4 is a superior phablet with an ultra-sharp display, faster camera, improved multitasking and a pen you'll actually want to use.
Samsung shines with the Galaxy Alpha's premium metal design, but its features don't match the price tag.
The Kyocera Brigadier is a rugged smartphone made to take whatever you can throw at it -- or throw it into.
Apple's sleek iPhone 6 sports a large, but not too large, display, fast processor and a sharp camera.
While the large 5.5-inch display on the iPhone 6 Plus is its most defining feature, Apple's phablet has a lot more under the hood.
The BlackBerry Passport fits more content on its wide screen than the competition and boasts awesome battery life, but the design is just too clunky and awkward.
The HTC One Remix offers a luxurious design that's easy to use with one hand, powerful speakers and a good camera.
Sporting a comfy design and a crisp 5-inch display, the unlocked Motorola Moto G offers a quality Android experience on the cheap.
The Motorola Moto X offers powerful performance, a stunning display and compelling voice commands in a head-turning design.