Latest Google phone reviews

Google Pixel 3a review: The 'Lite' Pixel still brings camera clout
4.0 stars Google Pixel 3a review: The 'Lite' Pixel still brings camera clout By Cam Bunton

The 'Lite' Pixel keeps the same camera of the flagship, delivered in a more affordable and less powerful package. But does this mid-ranger make sense?... Read more

Google Pixel 3a XL review: A cheaper route to that Pixel camera
4.0 stars Google Pixel 3a XL review: A cheaper route to that Pixel camera By Chris Hall

A more affordable Pixel brings pure Android and those camera skills, but with some sacrifices...... Read more

Google Pixel 3 XL review: Android's new hotshot phone
4.5 stars Google Pixel 3 XL review: Android's new hotshot phone By Chris Hall

Leading camera performance and front of the line for Android updates - but what else does the Pixel 3 XL offer?... Read more

Google Pixel 2 review: Clean, speedy Android in a minimal can
4.5 stars Google Pixel 2 review: Clean, speedy Android in a minimal can By Cam Bunton

With many of the Pixel 3's features coming to Pixel 2, it might be worth holding on to it a little longer.... Read more

Google Pixel 3 review: Small yet mighty
4.5 stars Google Pixel 3 review: Small yet mighty By Cam Bunton

Is the Pixel 3 still the best small(er) flagship smartphone out there?... Read more

Google Pixel 2 XL review: Conflicted start transforms into confident update
4.0 stars Google Pixel 2 XL review: Conflicted start transforms into confident update By Chris Hall

After a rocky start, Google's tweaks have given the Pixel 2 XL added appeal. Now with got Android Pie and Night Sight, it's a great phone.... Read more

Google Pixel XL review: Android's new heavyweight champion
5.0 stars Google Pixel XL review: Android's new heavyweight champion By Chris Hall

Google is finally taking the smartphone fight seriously, launching two new handsets with one simple message: Pixel, Phone by Google.That might sound like... Read more

Google Pixel review: Android at its best
5.0 stars Google Pixel review: Android at its best By Cam Bunton

For years, Google chose to partner with manufacturers to create handsets showing off the purest form of Android, with the latest innovations highlighted... Read more

Android 6.0 Marshmallow review: Polish and performance
4.0 stars Android 6.0 Marshmallow review: Polish and performance By Chris Hall

Android 6.0 Marshmallow is the latest version of Google's mobile operating system. It made its debut on the Nexus 5X and the Nexus 6P, a double helping... Read more

Nexus 5X review: Not quite got the X factor
4.0 stars Nexus 5X review: Not quite got the X factor By Elyse Betters

Having spent two weeks using the Nexus 5X - the Google device made by LG - we think it's a great little Android phone. You'll hear people talk about how... Read more

Android 5.0 Lollipop review: Sweet sweet Android refinement
4.0 stars Android 5.0 Lollipop review: Sweet sweet Android refinement By Chris Hall

Android 5.0 Lollipop made its debut on the Nexus 9, Google's new tablet, and the Nexus 6, its latest smartphone.With Android 5.0 comes a range of changes... Read more

Nexus 6 review: Highly accomplished, but a bit of a handful
4.0 stars Nexus 6 review: Highly accomplished, but a bit of a handful By Chris Hall

There's a certain mystique surrounding Nexus devices, a certain je ne sais quoi that often sees the Nexus elevated to the status of the Android Supreme... Read more

Nexus 5 review
4.5 stars Nexus 5 review By Chris Hall

For many Android fans, the Nexus line is the ultimate expression of Google's mobile ambitions: affordable, powerful and unfettered with manufacturer customisation,... Read more

Google Android KitKat hands-on, literally
Google Android KitKat hands-on, literally By Stuart Miles

Google announced Android KitKat this week, or Android 4.4, if you're taking the technical name, the latest version of its Android operating system.The... Read more

Google Nexus 4
4.5 stars Google Nexus 4 By Chris Hall

The Nexus is a strange category of device. Designed as a pure Android experience, it's a family of Google devices that's principally pitched at Android... Read more

Google Field Trip app pictures and hands-on
Google Field Trip app pictures and hands-on By Hunter Skipworth

Google's new Field Trip app popped up pretty much out of the blue. Designed to combine local search, info on your surroundings and general reviews on places... Read more

Android 4.1: Jelly Bean
4.0 stars Android 4.1: Jelly Bean By Hunter Skipworth

Android 4.1, known as Jelly Bean to its friends, isn't the huge step change that its predecessor was. Where Ice Cream Sandwich ushered in button-less controls... Read more

Android 4.0: Ice Cream Sandwich
4.0 stars Android 4.0: Ice Cream Sandwich By Chris Hall

Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, is the biggest reworking of Android that we've seen yet. Android users may sound a little crazy, squabbling over incremental... Read more

Android 3.0 Honeycomb
3.5 stars Android 3.0 Honeycomb By Chris Hall

Android Honeycomb is pretty much the stuff of legends: the great saviour of the Android tablet, the operating system that is going to give the Apple iPad... Read more

Google Nexus S review
4.5 stars Google Nexus S review By Chris Hall

Google has turned to Samsung for the next generation of Nexus device, this time known as the Google Nexus S. The “S” heritage plays it straight down... Read more

Google Nexus One review
4.5 stars Google Nexus One review By Duncan Geere

Philip K Dick can rest happily in the knowledge that his legacy is safe. Despite complaints from his descendants, Google hasn't done anything to smear... Read more