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Best Cell Phone Reviews Of 2016 – What A Great Year

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In this blog post, I will review some of the best cell phones on the market today. Starting with the iPhone 6S this is by far the best phone that Apple has ever made. Every time Apple releases a new iPhone it’s usually better than its predecessors.

 

The iPhone 6s looks very much like its predecessor the iPhone 6, however, that’s where the similarities begin and that’s where it ends.  Some cell phone enthusiasts have stated that the iPhone 6s made the most significant leap in technology over its predecessor than any other iPhone.

 

iPhone 6S:

 

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Every time Apple releases a new iPhone there is usually one feature that sets it apart from the competition, with the iPhone 6s it’s the 3D touch feature. The 3D touch technology has the ability to measure the amount of pressure applied by the user when the screen is swiped or touched, and this will trigger different actions based on the pressure exerted by the user.

 

The camera on the iPhone 6s has been improved while it may not be the best camera on a cell phone it has a better camera than that of its predecessor. The rear-facing camera on the iPhone 6s is a 12-megapixel camera, and the front-facing camera is a 5-megapixel camera.

 

The Apple iPhone 6s comes equipped with an A9 processor, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of non-expandable internal storage. The Apple iPhone 6s runs on the iOS 9 operating system and it’s powered by a 1715mAh non-removable battery.

 

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge:

 

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The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is by far one of the best cell phones that Samsung has ever produced. The Galaxy S7 Edge runs on the Android 6.0 operating system, Samsung has claimed that this phone has one of the best cameras that has ever been put on a cell phone.

 

The Galaxy S7 Edge is nicely designed and it’s made of glass and metal this phone comes equipped with a 12-megapixel camera, long-lasting battery, a 5.5 inch LCD, and an expandable storage of up to 200GB. The Galaxy S7 Edge comes with a Micro-SD card slot and is completely waterproof.

 

The Galaxy S7 Edge has dual pixel sensor technology, an f/1.7 aperture, a heart rate monitor, and a fingerprint scanner. The fingerprint scanner provides an additional layer of security for the phone.  The always-on feature will allow you to get basic info without touching the phone, info such as battery percentage, time, date, and notifications.

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 5

 

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The Samsung’s Galaxy Note 5 is a sleek phone with a jumbo 5.7 inches Super AMOLED display with a 2560 x 1440 resolution, this is identical to its predecessor. However,  the display has been significantly enhanced for the user to have a better viewing experience.

 

The Samsung’s Galaxy Note 5 has a quad HD display which gives a pixel density of 518 pixels per inch. The high saturation Super AMOLED display creates a vivid array of vibrant colors which is rather comfortable to view during the daytime in a bright environment. You have the ability to decrease the saturation if you prefer to view it this way.

 

The overall performance of the Galaxy Note 5 is good, the Galaxy Note 5 comes packed with fast charging technology, an octa-core Exynos 7420 processor clocked at 2.1 GHz, a 3,000 mAh non-removal battery, and 4GB of RAM. The phone comes equipped with a heart rate monitor which can be found at the back of the phone.

 

The Galaxy Note 5 comes with 32 GB or 64GB storage options which are expandable. The Galaxy Note 5 has a UFS 2.0 interface which is the most advanced JEDEC compliant next-generation flash memory storage in the world which helps to maximize the overall speed and functionality of the phone.

 

Google Nexus 6P

 

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The Nexus 6P is completely different than that of its predecessors. The Nexus 6P is a premium phone with great functionality, this device has flat sides and a full metal unibody design which makes it rather easy to handle. The Nexus 6P comes with a 5.7 inch AMOLED display screen which has 1440 pixels by 2560 pixels which equals 518 pixels per inch. The Nexus 6P has a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor with 3GB of RAM.

 

The Nexus 6P runs the Android 6.0 operating system and it has a 3450mAhnon-removablee battery. This phone also comes equipped with 32GB of non expandable storage. The front facing speakers are located both above and below the display screen, a Nexus logo is located at the back of the phone which is painted into the metal chassis.

 

There is a new fingerprint scanner which is located above the logo which appears in the form of a circle. There is also a black bar at the top which contains a 12.3 MP camera and the flash. The Nexus 6P is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone which accepts a Nano-SIM.