Technology is always evolving and it is often hard to keep up with what is the best for you and your finances. We at Ciao want to help you find the correct product, it is why we prioritise customer reviews and ratings so highly! Have a look our members Top 10 Smartphones to find out what they think.
Here are the team picks for right now with the focus on; Features, Performance, Value and Usability.
you want a small and tidy smartphone, there isn’t a much better choice. Light and easy to use with a decent battery. There is enough memory to store essential documents, photos and a your selection of music, it is everything you need on the go!
fun smartphone with a great screen for drawing on with the stylus and benefits
from a massive selection of apps. Use it as a substitute for pen and paper with easy transferability to a PC or laptop or simply just to play games. With a bright and clear screen, entertainment is guaranteed!
A slender and beautifully made phone, the P6 is the world's slimmest phone at just over 6mm thick! With an amazing 8megapixel camera on the back and 5megapixel on the front it is a social networker's dream. Use all of its powerful technology to capture all he important moments and stories of your life.
Where would we be without the advancements of Apple and their iPhones? Well with the family constantly evolving the 5th generation is no let down! Boasting a larger display but less weight than the 4S what is not to love? A powerful phone with all the app capabilities you will ever need. What more needs to be said..
Galaxy S series dominates smartphone charts and the reasons are obvious. Brilliant
battery, crystal clear screen, very easy to use and hundreds of other great
features! It has great power built into it so you dont need to worry about multi-tasking for long periods as it will keep up easily. Synchronising with your PC is also incredibly easy thanks to the Android OS.
Sporting the new BB10 platofrm and an improved design the Q5 is aesthetically amazing. With a touchscreen and a full QWERTY keyboard you can have the best of both worlds. Make use of the dual camera's to talk face-to-face and share your memories. Blackberry Balance keeps your personal information seperate from your work profile so you can use one phone for both of your lives.
6.4" of full HD display, waterproof and dust resistant, the Z Ultra is a step forward in smartphone technology. Write and sketch with any pencil to edit your stunning photos or work from anywhere. One of the msot powerful phones we have come across, boasting 2GB of memory (equivalent to the modern day office computer!) there is not much you cannot do!
One of the latest in the prestigious Lumia range, the 925 builds on the solid foundation set by its brothers and sisters. Powered by Windows Phone 8 and full of features such as MS Office, you can work from anywhere. You can also play hard afterwards with the Smart Camera allowing you to take thousands of photos and edit them later to tell the story you chose!
When you think Blackberry you think keyboard, but with the Z10 they branched out, and we are glad that they did! This powerful little phone is a welcome break from previous models with many hardware improvements while still keeping the charm of Blackberry.
Designed with gaming and entertainment in mind, the Nexus 4 has a super responsive screen, quad core processor and sensors such as a gyroscope and accelerometer, letting you play anything and get to the top of the leaderboards. Record and share full 1080p video with continuous focus, real time zoom and time lapse mode, you can be the film producer you always wanted to be!
All prices correct as of time of writing.