PhoneArena Awards 2013: All categories

Welcome to PhoneArena Awards 2013! Each year we're celebrating the most deserving devices by including them in one of our numerous award categories. We kicked this year's series off with our 'Best Innovation' award, and we've finished it with 'Best smartphones'. However, in between these two, there's a great number of award-winners in different categories, all of which deserve a moment to be explored. This is the place where you can easily check them all out in one place!

What are you waiting for? Choose your pick from the options below!


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21 Comments

22. TWMCPE unregistered

If you want MY opinion, iOS is rubbish. (DO NOT TAKE THIS PERSONALY, THIS IS SIMPLY MY OPINION)! Yes, I know, most of you prefer Apple, and yes Apple does have its advantages. Like the Apple app store, screenshots, and pretty good cameras on the iPhone's. However they cost quite a bit. I prefer Android/Amazon-Android because you can do anything. Such as: Use the 5 biggest APP stores (including Apple app store), easily root, get any App free, download ANYTHING online, mod games like gta and MCPE, and a whole lot more. So although Apple may be "sleek" and "well designed" your rather limited on Apple, whereas Android has unlimited freedom. Thank you for reading all of that! Lol! And I know it became a book not a comment. Lol again!

21. TWMCPE unregistered

Who cares if all the awards are nonsense? Don't whine. Simply click *"close account" . THEN THELL LEARN, LOL! *Joking!

18. thephonedude

Posts: 60; Member since: Oct 27, 2012

I'm still waiting for the WORST SMARTPHONES/PRODUCT DESIGN/TABLETS/PHABLETS/INNOVATIONS OF THE YEAR AWARDS :)

5. bahkata

Posts: 17; Member since: Dec 16, 2011

Gettin harder and harder to find an objective tech site. Everyone's being a shepherd these days. Sad and boring . .

8. cezarepc

Posts: 718; Member since: Nov 23, 2012

Ever heard of GSMarena?

11. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

GSMA isn't all that perfect either.

15. kaikuheadhunterz

Posts: 1157; Member since: Jul 18, 2013

They seem a bit less biased than PhoneArena to me. Their review of the Asha phones justifies that

17. number29

Posts: 185; Member since: Jan 25, 2013

It's not the sites that are the problem, it's the users who are expecting every tech site to reflect their own preferences and bitch about 'bias' when they don't. Solution = get rid of the crappy, childish users. Anyone but anyone who whinges about 'bias' should be perma-banned IMO. Let other people have an opinioned without complaining that they are biased for goodness sake!

4. YodhaMali

Posts: 49; Member since: Jan 05, 2013

As a professional reviewing site PhoneArena is expected to be unbiased in its reviews. Sure, the site's reviewers can put out whatever they want, but they are expected to justify their views. If not, people have all the right to voice their opinions too.

6. buccob

Posts: 2982; Member since: Jun 19, 2012

couldn't have said it better...

7. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

They need to make a voting policy with "reviewers with justifications" and "users popularity" so that a device / app / technology can achieve a specific score for the award(s). iDevice is great but it's coming in every award.

10. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Best camera? Lol Z1 is still laughing at the 5S.

13. Shatter

Posts: 2036; Member since: May 29, 2013

No z1 and galaxy zoom but 5s and note 3...

14. buccob

Posts: 2982; Member since: Jun 19, 2012

Papa, he was critizicing the articles... and suggesting to make some sort of voting system including the users... Nowhere was he saying anything about the 5S... other than, even though they are great, they are appearing in way too many "awards"

16. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

I'm pretty sure I understood that. I just added my thoughts about the topic.

1. androiphone20

Posts: 1654; Member since: Jul 10, 2013

The awards posted yesterday caused quite a stir...

2. Finalflash

Posts: 4063; Member since: Jul 23, 2013

That is because it was designed to. People need to realize that these are there strictly for chaos, nothing realistic. They took a phone from each camp and posted it knowing they were appealing to all while pissing everyone off as well.

3. darkkjedii

Posts: 31809; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Then why act on it? Not you, but members in general?

9. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

That's because PA claims one thing, and does something else. Remember what happened with the Note 3 review darkk?

12. good2great

Posts: 1042; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

yesterday was a great day for phone arena. lol i understand we all have a right to post our opinions but we sometimes look foolish getting upset about something we have no control over. this site can post whatever it feels like whether the viewer likes it or not that's reality. but it still is interesting sometimes entertaining that people come here just to whine about the iPhone being mentioned so much.

23. nasznjoka

Posts: 418; Member since: Oct 05, 2012

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