2018 comes to an end and once again It's time to take stock in Hipertextual We started our review of the latest technology course with the selection of 2018 smartphones; Some acknowledgments that have been extremely close to the great messages and movements that have been in the last year.
The best: iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max
An outstanding camera, the best construction in the industry, the strongest processor in its generation, the fastest and most stable iOS version of recent years … Both the iPhone XS and XS Max have a wide repertoire of arguments that justify and praise his coronation like Best smartphones of the year.
Phones in the competitive method – it's going to hit – the new iPhone in very specific aspects, but if we consider each parameter (photography, aesthetics, biometrics, autonomy, etc.) and elaborate an average note based on them, smartphone Apple gets the highest score as in previous years. No one offers an experience as rich, homogeneous and solid as iPhone.
The second best: Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL
Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL from Google They shine in photography, in autonomy, in safety, in speed and this year in construction and display. The bad feelings of his predecessor have been overshadowed with this new product. And despite the relative conservatism, it is the mirror where the rest of the producers are smartphones with Android can and should look at each other.
There is no doubt: The most satisfying and complete experience (on Android) is offered by both Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.
- iPhone XR. Apple's "Alternative" iPhone is probably the most attractive iPhone in its entire portfolio. It shares almost all the different elements of the iPhone XS, the most advanced model, but it commercializes at a significantly lower price (between 200 and 300 dollars / euro less). An authentic wonder.
- OnePlus 6T. OnePlus 6T is simply the phone with the best value for the year. For less than 600 dollars / euros, the Chinese producer delivers a very close experience – and even superior in some aspects – to products like Pixel 3 XL, Huawei Mate 20 Pro or Galaxy Note 9. In addition, the company expands its presence in markets like Spanish, which facilitate their acquisition in physical stores and after sales service.
- Xiaomi Mi A2. Xiaomi Mi A1 surprised over half of the world with its excellent performance, but its predecessor, Mi A2, has taken that bar to an even higher point. There is no better phone for less than 300 dollars / euro. Android One, an excellent camera and perfect performance. What more can you ask for?
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