Android Phones Guide

Last updated: Dec 1st, 2017.

This complete guide includes a full analysis of the best android phones available including a collection of the most recent reviews and explanation of what phones are best for you. Feel free to browse our sortable directory of all devices that includes lists of the best, available, upcoming, and rumored Android phones.


Curated by our staff of experts and updated regularly.

Pixel XL

Pixel XL

The Pixel is Google's new smartphone for 2016. It was the first phone under the new "Made by Google" brand. The Google Pixel XL features a 5.5-inch Quad HD display, Snapdragon 821 chipset,...

Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is the successor to the Galaxy S7. It's one of Samsung's flagship phones for 2017. It features a larger 5.8-inch display despite having a size similar to the Galaxy S7...

Pixel

Pixel

The Pixel is Google's new smartphone for 2016. It was the first phone under the new "Made by Google" brand. The Google Pixel features a 5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 821 chipset, 4GB...

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Doogee S95 Review: Indestructible and affordable

Buying a rugged smartphone used to mean paying a premium for out of date hardware, something that may have been fine on a worksite, but it wouldn’t be the sort of device you would want to use in your home life. All of that has changed within the last couple of years with a number …

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LG V30 Review

LG finally decided to stop playing around with gimmicks and made the best phone they possibly could. Is that enough to make the V30 matter in a world of Galaxies and Pixels? Let’s find out.

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LG G6: Four Months Later

We re-reviewed the G6 after one month and now we’re back to revisit the phone after four months. How has it aged since our original review in April?

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Oct 21st - We don’t cover a lot of automotive news here on Phandroid, but when Tesla decides to make a dramatic shift in the battery chemistry it uses in its electric vehicles, there’s the possibility of larger implications to the entire lithium battery industry.Tesla is working on changing the battery chemistry of all its standard-range electric vehicles …

Oct 21st - Developers that offer subscription video, audio or book apps, and services that are available through the Google Play Store will soon be able to pocket quite a bit more of the subscription revenue they get fro their customers. Google has announced that it will be dropping its 30% subscription fee rate to just 15% or …

Oct 21st - As we’ve documented plenty of times, the Android tablet market is in a weird place. But that hasn’t stopped companies like Samsung, Lenovo, and now, TCL from releasing new options. The latest of which comes from TCL and is named the Tab Pro 5G. But unlike the other options that you might be considering, the …

Oct 21st - At one point in time comparing a Google phone against a Samsung phone would have left you just feeling silly. But the Pixel 6 is a bit different in more ways than one, and considering that the Galaxy S21 remains Samsung’s current non-foldable flagship phone, this is an apt comparison to make. Regardless, let’s check …

Oct 21st - Going into the 2021 holiday season, the most popular phones may actually end up being from Google and Apple. The Pixel 6 vs iPhone 13 is an intriguing matchup of entry-level flagships with affordable price tags, solid builds, and incredible cameras. But how well does Google’s latest flagship matchup with Apple’s?Pixel 6 vs iPhone 13: …

Oct 20th - In the age of the Internet, everyone gets a voice. It doesn’t matter who you are, or what is your occupation; your message can be distributed cheaply, or for free. For those not familiar with the terms, blogs are online journals that can act as article bulletin boards and/or personal update platforms. Blogs can host consumer-oriented …

Oct 20th - So you just got yourself the brand new iPhone 13. If you’re new to the iPhone or are looking for ways to improve your experience, then here are some of the first things you might want to consider doing with your new phone.