'It takes the best bits from the Galaxy S5 and Galaxy S6, and blends them together into a quite brilliant smartphone. '
'Not much has really changed from the outgoing S6, but this still holds up as the best screen on a smartphone. '
'Though we prefer the Galaxy S7 Edge because of its larger screen and battery, the standard S7 is an absolutely fantastic phone. '
'It really is something special.'
'Very compact for a 5.5-incher. '
'The OnePlus 3 is excellent.'
'The inclusion of important features such as NFC, an accurate fingerprint sensor, an excellent Amoled screen and fast charging also finally means that this is a phone that checks all of the boxes. '
'This is a fantastic phone. '
'Despite that, it's still a fantastic smartphone and its combination of super-fast processing speeds, massive battery life and a pretty decent camera make it excellent value for money. '
'The HTC 10 is a wonderful size for a phone; the 5.2in panel is definitely the new goldilocks standard for me. '
'So this could be the ideal smartphone for hi-fi nerds. '
'Solid flagship specs.'
'The HTC 10 has an elegantly chiseled design, brilliant audio quality and a highly customizable user interface.'
'I never thought I’d write this about any phone, but the LG G5 just feels a bit desperate.'
'The display can get extremely bright.'
'Great wide-angle camera'
'The Xiaomi Mi 5 is a fantastic phone, with one major downside. '
'The Mi 5 gets practically everything right, with decent design, excellent performance, good camera quality and great battery life.'
'Surprisingly good for an inexpensive phone.'
'Underwhelming video recording.'
'Sony’s Xperia X isn’t a bad smartphone. '
'The back is very slippery.'
'It isn't an ugly phone by any means; it just lacks imagination. '
'It's wonderfully light, too, at 153g.'
'A jarring copycat iPhone design, poor gaming performance and awkward navigation that makes the Pro 6 clumsy to use.'
'Difficult-to-navigate Android interface.'
'The Helio X25 chipset sounds great on paper, but is a rather underwhelming performer.'
Meizu’s Pro 6 walks and talks like an iPhone, but it’s not a real flagship killer.
'The earpiece is decently loud for taking calls when commuting, and the phone had no trouble with our 4G networks here.'
'The rear camera bump is large and very ugly.'
'The battery endurance rating of 67h is OK for a phablet with a 3,100mAh battery, the web browsing and video playback scores are poor.'
'The Liquid Jade Primo comes with an 5.5-inch AMOLED screen - arguably the best display tech for the Windows black backgrounds. '
'I was also impressed with Liquid Jade Primo’s 5.5-inch AMOLED screen. '