Top 5 Biggest screen smartphones to buy in 2020
Best big phones with screens 6 inches or larger
Samsung Galaxy Plus or Ultra, Huawei Pro, Google Pixel XL, iPhone Max: each renowned brand on the smartphone market has one (or more) large format versions of their flagship. What are the best full-size phones around? Find our selection.
Nowadays, smartphone screens have almost erased their borders in order to have LCD or OLED panels always larger, and of better quality. Previously intended for the tablet world, 6-7 inch screens are now the norm. The large size of these models also allows for a larger battery, but it is especially on the quality and the diagonal of the screens that will have the most effect in use.
THE BEST LARGE SMARTPHONES AT A GLANCE
- Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
- Samsung galaxy note 10 plus
- OnePlus 8 Pro
- Samsung galaxy s10 plus
- iPhone 11 Pro Max
SAMSUNG GALAXY S20 ULTRA: ULTRA LARGE – 6.9 INCHES
Samsung launched its S20 series in February 2020 with three devices, the most high-end of which is the Galaxy S20 Ultra. In addition to being the most luxurious terminal of the series, it is also the largest with a 6.9-inch AMOLED panel which, on top of that, is refreshed to 120 Hz. Let us also remember that Samsung’s screens are of excellent quality. In short, you will understand, the Galaxy S20 Ultra is currently the best option to consume its content.
But that’s not all, as a high-ranking smartphone, it obviously has all the decorations it deserves: high-performance processor, worked design, water resistance or even wireless charging. Samsung has also paid particular attention to the photo part, notably with a 108-megapixel main sensor and a 4x telephoto which, one in the other, provide a 100x hybrid zoom.
SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 10 PLUS: LARGE SCREEN, STYLUS SUPPLEMENT – 6.8 INCHES
If the S20 Ultra now has a larger diagonal, the Galaxy Note 10 Plus remains an excellent solution which has the merit of offering an additional stylus. Samsung’s back-to-school 2019 flagship, delivered with its famous stylus, received an excellent score of 9/10 in our columns, it does not disappoint.
You will then find inside a fast Exynos 9825 processor engraved in 7 nm. A nice chip clocked at 2.7 GHz when it is running at full speed. It is supported by 12 GB of RAM, we can not find better to date, and it is perfectly appropriate on a large screen smartphone, which lends itself more readily to multitasking. To power all these beautiful people, you can count on a 4300 mAh battery which will give you an autonomy of about 2 days according to our tests.
IPHONE 11 PRO MAX: IOS IN LARGE – 6.46 INCHES
If you are looking for a great phone, but are looking for an Apple phone, you have only one choice: the iPhone 11 Pro Max with its 6.46 inches. Cupertino’s latest flagship does not disappoint this year, as evidenced by our iPhone 11 Pro Max test.
The terminal OLED screen is above all extremely bright, and OLED requires, contrast. The colorimetry is unsurprisingly excellent, but is distorted quite quickly when you do not look at the screen directly in the face. For the rest it is almost faultless. The photo part has notably aligned itself with the competition of the Android world by adding a third ultra-wide-angle sensor which offers very good results.
ONEPLUS 8 PRO: THE POWERFUL ALTERNATIVE – 6.78 INCHES
The OnePlus 8 Pro is an improved version of the classic model, in almost every aspect. The design is identical, but the format is much larger in hand with a screen – still borderless and AMOLED – which goes to 6.78 inches and which displays a Quad HD definition of 3,168 x 1,440 pixels (against 2,400 x 1 080 for the OP8). The refresh rate also goes to 120 Hz for a fluidity of the same level as the Galaxy S20.
Its back is also slightly different, since its photo module accommodates an additional sensor, with the addition of a “color filter”. Its quadruple 48 + 48 + 8 + 5 megapixel sensor is better and more versatile than that of the little brother. As for performance, they are obviously impeccable with the Snapdragon 865 supported by 8 or 12 GB of RAM, depending on the model chosen.
SAMSUNG GALAXY S10 PLUS: THE OLD FLAGSHIP HAS BECOME CHEAPER – 6.4 INCHES
If you want a big screen, but don’t necessarily have the means to invest in a Note 10 or S20 Ultra, you can look to the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus, the largest model in the S10 family of the world. last year which has since dropped significantly in price. It incorporates a 6.4-inch Dynamic AMOLED panel (with Quad HD + definition) of impressive quality.
Its curved edges and thin borders at the top and bottom of the phone allow the screen to occupy almost 94% of the front panel. To bypass the notch, it also incorporates a bubble at the top right of the screen, necessary to accommodate its double front sensor. If this punch is a little more imposing than on the Galaxy S10, it does not interfere at all with use.
The latest Samsung flagship offers above all a complete and premium experience, with its ultrasonic fingerprint reader under the screen, its Exynos 9820 SoC and its 8 GB of RAM, its 12 + 12 + 16 megapixel triple sensor module, as well as than its 4100 mAh battery (compatible fast charging, wireless charging and reverse wireless charging).