Poll results: Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Google Nexus 7 (2013) are our readers' top smartphone and tablet


That the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is among the most popular smartphones worldwide is something we have no doubts about. After all, over 10 million units already have already left the company's warehouses. And people do seem to like it quite a lot, judging by the number of votes the Note 3 received in our recent poll. For those who missed it, last week we asked our readers which phone deserved to be named smartphone of the year, and Samsung's phablet got almost a quarter of the votes – 24.31%, to be more specific. With 12.96% of the votes, the LG G2 came in second place, followed closely by the Google Nexus 5, which collected 12.87% of our readers' votes.

When it comes to tablets, however, it is not Samsung at the top spot. As it turns out, our readers' favorite slate this year is the 2013 edition Google Nexus 7, which settled at the top after amassing 25.29% of the votes. Samsung's 2014 edition Galaxy Note 10.1 came in second place with 18.24% of our users' votes. Unsurprisingly, Apple's iPad Air is in the top three as well. It received 16.37% of the votes, which got it the bronze. 

Check out the complete poll results below for more on which phones and tablets won our users' hearts this year.

Which is the best smartphone of 2013?

Samsung Galaxy Note 3
24.31%
LG G2
12.96%
Google Nexus 5
12.87%
Sony Xperia Z1
11.89%
HTC One
8.85%
Nokia Lumia 1520
7.69%
Apple iPhone 5s
6.7%
Samsung Galaxy S4
5%
Motorola Moto X
3.66%
Nokia Lumia 1020
3.57%
BlackBerry Z30
0.63%
HTC One Max
0.54%
Sony Xperia Z Ultra
0.54%
Motorola Droid Ultra
0.18%
None of the above
0.63%

Which is the best tablet of 2013?

Google Nexus 7 (2013)
25.29%
Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 edition)
18.24%
Apple iPad Air
16.37%
Sony Xperia Tablet Z
10.2%
Nokia Lumia 2520
9.41%
Microsoft Surface Pro 2
6.67%
LG G Pad 8.3
5.39%
Apple iPad mini 2
5.1%
Microsoft Surface 2
0.88%
Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9
0.88%
None of the above
1.57%

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