Five Best Smartphones of 2014

December 12, 2014 by
Five Best Smartphones of 2014
Continuing our wrap up of 2014 we've picked the five best Smartphones released this year. Of the 43 phones released in Canada this year we feel that these are the best of the bunch. Compare all five right now through our site by clicking here.

Apple iPhone 6

Apple improved on last year's iPhone 5s and delivered the best and most popular smartphone on the market today.
  • 4.7" Retina display
  • 8 MP iSight camera with HD video
  • Available from Rogers (+Fido), Bell (+Virgin mobile), TELUS (+Koodo Mobile), SaskTel, MTS, Videotron, WIND Mobile (unlocked retail) 
  • Released in September

Nexus 6

We picked the Nexus 6 over the Samsung Galaxy Note 6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus because it is slightly cheaper and comes with the new Android 5.0 Lolipop operating system. 
  • 6" Quad HD AMOLED display
  • 13 MP camera with optical image stabalization
  • Available from Rogers, Bell, TELUS, Videotron, WIND Mobile
  • Released in November


The LG G3 has been one of the best reviewed Smartphones of 2014. It is a fairly large 
  • 5.5" quad HD display
  • 13 MP OIS camera with dual LED flash
  • Available from Rogers, Bell, MTS, SaskTel, Videotron
  • Released in May

Moto X (2014)

The new Moto X is a fantastic high end Android smartphone that's available at a low cost from TELUS and WIND Mobile. 
  • 5.2" display with 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16M colours, AMOLED Full HD
  • 13.0 MP autofocus camera with HDR, dual LED flash and 4x digital zoom
  • Available from TELUS, WIND Mobile
  • Released in September

Sony Xperia Z3

Sony continues to improve their flagship Xperia Z smartphones with the new Z3. It features one of the best cameras on the market along with being botth wateproof and dustproof.
  • 5.2 display with 1920 x 1280 pixels, 16M colours, IPS TRILUMINOUS with X-Reality Engine
  • 20.7 MP camera with Sony Exmor RS sensor
  • Waterproof and dustproof (IP65/IP68)
  • Available from: Rogers, Bell, TELUS, WIND Mobile, MTS, SaskTel
  • Released in October

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