Smartphone buyer's guide: Mid-2019 edition

GSMArena team, 14 June 2019.


The smartphone season is in full swing with many brands already having released their latest flagship and mid-range devices in the first half of the year. In case you are in the market for a new smartphone to capture those fun moments during the summer, or you need a reliable handset with long battery life to have you covered while out camping, you've come to the right place.

We've divided this guide into categories, and we've selected the best picks in each category. You will find both cheaper and more expensive options. And some phones are so good overall that you may see them get recommended in several of the categories.

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Reader comments

  • Feniu

S10Line and only P30 pro...? Where is P30? Its only little bit weaker than S10e overall? I didnt found it in any category

That's a weak move, you don't buy a phone that wasn't manufactured in the same year.

What about buying a last years flagship? Like Huawei Mate 10 vs. Huawei P30 Lite?