The Best Phones In 2017 And What Makes Them So Great
Before we start the New Year, let’s take a look at the best phones in 2017. Let’s find out which ones performed best and why they are so popular. So if you’re planning to buy a new phone and you can’t decide which one, maybe this can help!
No “best phones” article would be complete without Google Pixel. It has a lot of great features. First off, it has a 5-inch screen with a full HD display and a battery with 2770 mAh. It also has 32/128 of storage and a whopping 4GB of RAM. What’s more, it even comes with a fully-operational Google Assistant.
Although it doesn’t have the greatest design, it does look quite nice. The colors are bright and vibrant, making it ideal for viewing pictures, videos, and movies. And the best part about it is that it runs smoothly without lagging or bugging!
Why it’s so popular: Its software and hardware are superiorly synced.
Although the HTC brand always appears at the top of the markets, it never had a real winner – until now. The HTC U11 is definitely one of the best phones in 2017. It boasts superior audio performance and an appealing design. If you want to play high-quality audio files, it’s possible because of the Hi-Re Audio playback feature. It also comes with noise-canceling USonic headphones which is a definite plus!
This phone has a unique and surprising design. It comes with a glass and metal casing which shimmers attractively. The HTC U11 also has some standout specs. It has a 3000 mAh battery, 64/128GB storage, 4/6GB RAM and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor.
Why it’s so popular: It has amazing audio features.
A lot of people might be rather surprised that a Chinese brand made the list. Well, this is because the Huawei P10 performs very well and has a sleek and sharp design. This phone has 32/64 GB storage, 4GB RAM, a 3200 mAh battery, and it operates on Kirin 960.
With this phone, Huawei paired-up with Leica. The camera on the rear happens to be a dual-lens camera. With 12MP and 20MP, you’ll be able to take sharp, vivid, clear images with excellent details. The camera on the front is 8MP, which is quite impressive too.
Why it’s so popular: Cool design and the amazing camera features.
iPhone 7 Plus
Here’s another superior phone – the iPhone 7 Plus. One huge feature that attracts a lot of users is the fact that it’s water-resistant. As soon as we found out about this feature, the phone became part of our best phones of 2017 list. This phone is a lot like the Samsung Galaxy S8, but with some notable differences.
The iPhone 7 Plus has a dual camera, the front of 7MP and the rear of 12MP. The design is definitely better than the Samsung, it’s a lot more contemporary. It operates on iOS 10 with a built-in A10 Fusion processor, allowing for excellent performance. It also has a 2900 mAh battery, 3GB of RAM, and 32/128/256 GB of storage.
Why it’s so popular: It performs well and it’s water-resistant.
When it comes to the battery life, the Lenovo P2 is like no other. This model has a 5100 mAh battery, which is the most powerful one on our list. With the battery, you can use the phone for up to 100 hours. And if you’re watching videos on it, you can do so for 15 hours straight.
The Lenovo P2 runs on the Android Nougat with the Snapdragon 625 processor. The phone has a fine design, 64 GB of storage, and 4GB of RAM. It also has a high-quality dual camera.
Why it’s so popular: The battery life is amazing.
Motorola Moto Z
This smartphone has a very robust design. It has a good battery life, but what stands out about this phone is how thin it is. Because it’s so thin, Motorola reduced the size of the battery as well as the size of the headphone jack. Despite this, it’s still one of the best phones of 2017.
Motorola Moto Z is also water-resistant. This is because of the nano-coating. It has 32/64GB of storage, 4GB of RAM, and a Snapdragon 820 processor. It also has good-quality cameras, both in the front and at the rear.
Why it’s so popular: It’s very thin and waterproof.
Samsung Galaxy S8
The last on our list is another popular phone. Right now, it’s probably the best one on the list too. It has an amazing design with high-resolution cameras. Because of the screen’s size, it makes other phones appear out-dated. It’s powerful enough to create and share multimedia files.
It operates on the well-known Exynos 8895 processor which has 8 cores. It also has 64GB of storage and 4GB of RAM. Aside from this, it also has a great battery life.
Why it’s so popular: It’s near perfect!
There you go! Our list of the best phones in 2017. Which one is your favorite?