Phone Comparison Chart

Apple Pro’s Con’s
iPhone 7S/8
(unreleased)
  • Rumoured OLED Display
  • Rumoured Wireless Charging
  • Rumoured Facial Recognition (FaceID)
  • Very Expensive to repair
  • Home button likely to be built into screen
    If you get a screen replacement anywhere other than apple, your home button will not work at all.
iPhone 7/7+
  • Quality Design
  • Simple Operating System
  • All Modern Features
  • Great Battery(yet to see one that requires a battery replacement)
  • Fast Processing Speed
  • Fairly Water Resistant
  • Great Cameras
  •  If you or a repairer damages your home button, Apple are the only place who can fix this due to the home button being driven purely by software. If it was a third party repairer, your phone is likely out of warranty.
  • Expensive Repair
  • Screen is adhesived in – Increasing chances of damage to screen flex cable when performing any internal repairs
  • Low tolerance to bad quality chargers
iPhone 6S/6S+(recommended)
  • Quality Design
  • Simple Operating System
  • All Modern Features
  • Great Battery(yet to see one that requires a battery replacement)
  • Fast Processing Speed
  • May start to notice lagging or crashing.
  • Moderate Priced Repair
  • Low tolerance to bad quality chargers
  • Third party home button replacement results in losing Touch ID
iPhone SE
(recommended)
  • Quality Design
  • Simple Operating System
  • All Modern Features
  • Great Battery(yet to see one that requires a battery replacement)
  • Best Frame design apples made
  • Cheap Repair
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  • Low tolerance to bad chargers
  • Third party home button replacement results in losing Touch ID
iPhone 6/6+
(do not recommend 6+)
  • Simple Operating System
  • Most Modern Features
  • Cheap Repair
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  • Weak Frame Design (weak point at the power button/volume button cutouts)
  • Known issues with Touch Disease due to bending frame. (more common in 6+)
  • Many reports of operating system lagging or crashing regularly
  • Low tolerance to bad chargers
  • Third party home button replacement results in losing Touch ID
 iPhone 5S
  • Simple Operating System
  • Most Modern Features
  • Great Frame Design
  • Cheap Repair
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  •  Slightly outdated
  • Many reports of operating system lagging or crashing regularly
  • Low tolerance to bad chargers
  • Third party home button replacement results in losing Touch ID
 iPhone 5C
  • Simple Operating System
  • Most Modern Features
  • Great Frame Design
  • Cheap Repair
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  •  Slightly outdated
  • Many reports of operating system lagging or crashing regularly
  • Common for touch ic’s to fracture or capacitor near touch ic’s to short to ground causing no touch.
  • Low tolerance to bad chargers
iPhone 5
(do not recommend)
  • Simple Operating System
  • Most Modern Features
  • Great Frame Design
  • Cheap Repair
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  •  Quite outdated
  • Many reports of operating system lagging or crashing regularly
  • Low tolerance to bad chargers
  • Common Tristar IC issues
iPhone 4/4S
(do not recommend)
  • Simple Operating System
  • Cheap Repair
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  • Really outdated
  • Many reports of operating system lagging or crashing regularly
  • Common Greyed out wifi issues
Google
Pixel
(recommended)
  • Fast Processing Power
  • Great Cameras
  • Cheap Repair
  • Charges Fast
  • Great Battery Life
  • Strong & Stylish Design
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • All Modern Features
  • Expensive Purchase Price
  • Any internal repairs require removing or sometimes breaking the display.
Samsung
 Samsung S8/S8+
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • Stylish Design
  • Fast Processing Power
  • Wireless Charging
  • All Modern Features
  • Great Cameras
  • Very Expensive to repair
  • Any internal repairs require removing or sometimes breaking the rear glass
  • Charge Port replacements typically require a screen replacement in order to do the repair
  • Known to be extremely fragile screens
 Samsung S7/S7E
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • Stylish Design
  • Fast Processing Power
  • Wireless Charging
  • All Modern Features
  • Great Cameras
  • Any internal repairs require removing or sometimes breaking the rear glass
  • Charge Port replacements typically require a screen replacement in order to do the repair
 Samsung S6/S6E
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • All Modern Features
  • Great Cameras
  • Any internal repairs require removing or sometimes breaking the rear glass
  • Charge Port replacements typically require a screen replacement in order to repair
Samsung S5
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • Some Modern Features
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  • Any repairs require removing or sometimes breaking the front screen display
Samsung S4
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  • Moderate Priced Repairs
  • Quite Slow
  • Average battery life
Samsung S3
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • Cheap Purchase Price
  • Moderate Priced Repairs
  • Quite Slow
  • Average battery life
HTC
Most Models

(do not recommend)

  • Fast Processing Power
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • Rarely suffer hardware issues
  • Terribly Assembled
  • Expensive to repair
Sony
Most Xperia’s

(do not recommend)

  • Moderate-Fast Processing Power
  • Flexible & Open Operating System
  • Rarely suffer hardware issues
  • Terribly Assembled
  • Expensive to repair
  • Known to be extremely fragile