Best smartphones 2022

Product of the year

Best smartphone over £500

Smartphone: Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max

Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max

A big upgrade to picture and sound quality

Best buys

Best smartphone under £500

Sony Xperia 10 IV

Sony Xperia 10 IV

The Xperia 10 IV offers superb value for those looking for an entry-level Android phone

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  • londonguy
    whats this got to do with Hifi? Exactly the reason i stopped my subscription to the magazine. Im sure im not the only one.