Best phones 2020: the very best smartphones, ranked

Best phone overall

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Apple iPhone 11

With its stunning design, immaculate fit and finish, super powerful internal hardware and top-rate camera system, the Apple iPhone 11 is the best phone in the world in 2020. Very strong rivals like the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra and OnePlus 7T come close but, if you can stretch to it, the iPhone 11 should be right at the top of your list of potential upgrades.

When it comes round to picking one of the best phones in the world, it is absolutely critical to do your research thoroughly. That’s because, simply put, there are so many great smartphones available in 2020 that discovering the handset that will be best suited to you can actually be quite challenging.

But that is what T3’s best phone guide has been designed to help with – surfacing the finest mobiles on the market today, and then explain exactly what their core strengths and special features are. We’ve reviewed every current mobile phone of note, and you’ll find our rankings below.