The mobile phone market is booming. Every year, the market leaders release their new lines of mobile phones with different bells and whistles. Furthermore, new players also make their debut, each trying to carve a piece of the market share. Consequently, consumers tend to get lost when it comes to choosing the right phone because of the gazillion choices. To help you select the best smartphone for you, we have compiled a list of the top five smartphones available in the market today. Keep on reading.

#5 - Galaxy S7 Edge

The Galaxy S7 Edge features a bigger screen, which is at 5.5 inches. It also houses a larger battery compared to the regular Galaxy S7. Furthermore, it retains the same notable features of its little brother like Samsung Pay and the MicroSD.

The most striking feature of the Galaxy S7 Edge is the wrap-around screen, which definitely makes it gorgeous. Samsung is lowering the price of Galaxy S7 Edge. However, you might want to wait for a couple of months before buying the phone because Samsung is rumored to release the Galaxy S8 around March of 2017.

#4 iPhone 7

No "top phones" list would be complete without an entry from Apple. In this list, the iPhone 7 sits at the number 4 spot.

One of the great things that an iPhone 7 can bring to its user is the ecosystem. You can expect an iPhone 7 to work great with other Apple products like the new AirPods, Apple’s newest wireless headphones.

#3 iPhone 7 Plus

The iPhone 7 Plus is the big brother of the iPhone 7. With its larger screen and dual-lens camera, it earned the number 3 spot on this list.

The iPhone 7 Plus carries the same features of the powerhouse iPhone 7. What truly separates this phone from its little brother is the camera technology. The iPhone 7 Plus allows you to take professionals- looking pictures with the "bokeh" effect.

#2 Google Pixel XL

This entry is the most surprising in the list. Google has finally stepped into the ring with its flagship phone.

If you own one of the most popular operating systems for mobile phones, it only makes sense that you start producing the hardware to ensure the best union. Google Pixel XL is a powerhouse by itself. The camera technology is up to par with Samsung and Apple. In fact, it can shoot HDR by default and it doesn't even slow the phone down.

#1 Google Pixel

With the union of software and hardware, Google has definitely made its presence known with Google Pixel.

Google Pixel features its own launcher known as the Pixel launcher, which offers a cleaner look. The AI assistant is also the best in the market right now.

Google is improving on points that really matter like fast charging, lighter phone, and better screen. Google Pixel houses 4 Gigs of RAM and a Snapdragon 821 processor. It’s also equipped with a 12.3-megapixel camera.