Choosing the best Android phone for you is a big decision. The Android universe is teeming with options, from super-expensive flagship phones to more affordable models that make a few calculated compromises, to models expressly designed for, say, great photography.Â
Chances are that whichever phone you buy, youâ€™ll keep it for at least two years. SoÂ weâ€™ve made picks for the best Android phone in key categories. Check out our summary Cheat Sheet, or keep reading for details on each pick and the runners-up.Â At the bottom of this article, we link to all our recent Android phone reviewsâ€”in case you have your eye on a model that didnâ€™t make our cut.