This year once again, smartphone manufacturers pushed the limits when it comes to processing power, cameras, audio quality and more. Here are five of the most outstanding handsets to launch this year, in order of release.Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 8 this summer. Its 6.3-inch Infinity display is ideal for having two windows open simultaneously. The smartphone has a dual main camera with 2x optical zoom, and optical image stabilisation in both cameras. The stylus is a practical addition for making notes and annotating documents, as well as for taking screenshots or creating GIFs from videos.