Smartphone Reviews

At DXOMARK, smartphones undergo a specific series of tests to evaluate their quality.  We have dedicated teams of engineers testing devices’ rear cameras, front cameras, audio, and now, displays.  Here, you will find all the smartphone results, rankings, and reviews we have done so far.

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Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G (Exynos) Audio review: A new standard for artifact control


Samsung has always had a thing for superlatives: this time around, the Galaxy Note20 Ultra offers “hyperfast 5G,” “superfast charging,” the “highest-resolution video recording in a smartphone,” and a huge 6.9-inch display with a dynamic ...

Asus ZenFone 7 Pro Camera review: Much improved tele-zoom


The ZenFone 7 Pro is Asus’s new flagship phone. It keeps the interesting motorized flip-up camera cluster introduced in last year’s ZenFone 6, a neat trick that means the rear cameras are also the front ...

Asus ZenFone 7 Pro Selfie review: Top pick for video


The Asus ZenFone 7 Pro is Asus’s latest flagship smartphone and comes with the same unusual camera concept as its predecessor, the ZenFone 6: instead of two camera modules—one on the front and another on ...

Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G Camera review: Excellent wide and ultra-wide


Hot on the heels of their S20, S20+ and S20 Ultra standard smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G is the South Korean manufacturer’s latest business/consumer-oriented “phablet.” Equipped with a stylus for slicker note-taking, doodling, ...

Vivo X50 Pro+ Camera review: Aiming for the top


Vivo’s latest flagship phone, the X50 Pro+, pushes hard into high-end territory with specs that go toe-to-toe with phones at the top end of the market. Its Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset outruns the 765G processor ...

Google Pixel 5 camera preview

Google today announced its latest smartphone, the Google Pixel 5. Unsurprisingly, the device runs the latest version of Google’s mobile operating system, Android 11, but in terms of design it’s closer to the second-tier Pixel ...

Motorola Edge+ Audio review


Motorola touts the Edge+, its first flagship smartphone in some years, using a very long list of superlatives, to wit: the biggest battery of any 5G smartphone (no charging needed for two full days); the ...

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra Camera review


Powered by Qualcomm’s top-end Snapdragon 865 chipset, the Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra is the Chinese manufacturer’s latest flagship device and was launched on the occasion of the company’s 10-year anniversary. Like its sister device (the ...

Sony Xperia 1 II Audio review


The Sony Xperia 1 II is the brand’s upgrade of its flagship smartphone, with an emphasis on being “built for speed.” It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Mobile Platform and 8GB of RAM. Sony ...

Black Shark 3 Pro Audio Review


Along the lines of its predecessor, the Black Shark 3 Pro intends to further blur the lines between a gaming phone and a hand-held console. Unveiled in May, it boasts a 7.1-inch OLED QHD+ display ...

LG V60 ThinQ 5G Camera review


The LG V60 ThinQ 5G is packed with power and features. Built around Qualcomm’s top-end chipset Snapdragon 865, it comes with 8GB of RAM, a 6.8-inch FHD+ P-OLED display, and an overall feature set that ...

Asus ROG Phone 3 Audio Review


With some of the biggest studios releasing their AAA titles on smartphones, hardcore gamers are scoffing less and less at mobile gaming. Asus is providing the appropriate mobile hardware, and following the second iteration released ...

Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro Zoom Edition Camera review


The K30 Pro Zoom Edition is the latest flagship in the Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi’s Redmi range of budget-friendly smartphones. Replacing last year’s K20 Pro Premium model, the new device sees upgrades to both the phone ...

OnePlus 8 Audio review


The slightly smaller sibling of OnePlus’s new flagship 8 Pro, the OnePlus 8 still packs a lot of punch. Powered by a top-of-the-line Snapdragon 865 chipset and featuring a 6.55-inch AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh ...

LG V60 ThinQ 5G Audio review


LG’s recently introduced high-end phone, the LG V60 ThinQ 5G, is packed with power and features. Built on a Snapdragon 865 processor and featuring 8GB of RAM, along with a 6.8-inch 1080p screen and triple ...

Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro Selfie review


The Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro is the Chinese brand’s latest top-end smartphone, featuring premium components and specs in all areas. It’s powered by Qualcomm’s premium Snapdragon 865 chipset and comes with a 6.67-inch Super-AMOLED display ...

Crosscall Core-X4 Camera review


Crosscall is a French maker of ruggedized phones, and the Core-X4 is the company’s latest handset aimed at professional users who have to abuse their phone in the line of duty. To that end, the ...

Apple iPhone SE (2020) Selfie review


The new Apple iPhone SE is a long-awaited refresh of the original SE released in 2016. The first SE was smaller and less expensive than other iPhone models, and the new SE follows in its ...

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