With hundreds of handsets and price plans to choose from buying a new phone can be a confusing business.
Communication technology is advancing all the time with swish new features, gadgets and cameras making the choice harder than ever.
Whether it is your first mobile phone, your contract is up for renewal or you’ve dropped the last one down the toilet, we have selected some of the top mobile phones to help the decision making process easier.
First, some handy hints you need to consider about the way you use our phone, to ensure you pick the right handset and deal for your needs:
Here are some of the most popular phones on the market with some key features to help you start your search:
Apple iPhone 6 – 4.7-inch HD Retina display; A8 processor; 64-bit architecture.
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 – Quad HD Super AMOLED (2,560 x 1,440 resolution) technology that stretches to 500 pixels per inch; 16-megapixel camera with Smart (optical image stabiliser).
Sony Xperia Z2 – high-quality video recording; 20.7MP camera; 5.2 inch screen.
Samsung Galaxy S5 – 16-megapixel camera; 5.1-inch 1080p Super AMOLED screen; Android 4.4 with TouchWiz.
Apple iPhone 5s – 4-inch retina display; New Touch ID fingerprint unlocking; powerful 64-bit A7 dual-core processor; 8-megapixel camera with True-Tone LED flash.
Moto G 2 – 5-inch 720pHD display; 8-megapixel camera; dual front-facing speakers.
Google Nexus 5 – Quad-core 2.27GHz Snapdragon 800 CPU; 2GB RAM; 16/32GB storage; 5-inch 1080p IPS screen; Android 4.4; 8-megapixel camera with flash and OIS.
LG G3 – Ultra sharp 5.5-inch screen; 13MP camera; quad HD display .
HTC One M8 – 5-inch 1080p SLCD screen; Quad-core Snapdragon 801 CPU; HTC Sense 6; Duo camera with 4MP UltraPixel sensor.
Nokia Lumia 930 – 5-inch screen; 20MP camera; latest Windows phone 8.1 operating system.