We define phablets as a smartphone having a large-display 6 inches or more.
These days, all of the major Android smartphone manufacturers have phablet or large smartphone models in their lineups. Screen sizes vary from 6-inch to 6.5, but anything 7-inch and higher is a tablet or a connected tablet (see our coverage of the best tablets at our sister site AlphaChooser.com).
Check out this list of the latest phablets to capture our attention.
Given its compound ranking of 93%, we conclude that the is, as of now, Phonerated's best phone 2019. Phonerated also concludes that our sample of 155 reviews from our sources gives us a high confidence level that justifies calling it a "no-brainer best choice."
With its 4.5 stars averaged from 165 reviews, here is second best phone. * Our list is based on a full analysis of hundreds of reviews from across the web.
The BLU Vivo XL4 settles for a 720p-only screen resolution, whereas we expected at least FHD/FHD+ (1080p), considering its 6.2-inch 19:9 facade.
The OnePlus 6T touts an expansive 6.4-inch 19.5:9 display Optic AMOLED display, but opts for a 1080p resolution only, instead of rocking a 1440p (2K) sharpness.
The Sony Xperia XZ3 boasts a premium-class display, in the form of a 6-inch OLED screen with a 2K-1440p definition, Sony's TRILUMINOS display technology, and support for HDR content.
The OnePlus 6 sports a massive 6.28-inch Optic AMOLED display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and a 5th-generation Gorilla Glass 5 cover glass.
The LG Stylo 4 has a large 6.2-inch 18:9 FHD+ (2160 x 1080) display that's identical to that of the higher-specked Q Stylus.
The Sony Xperia XA2 Plus touts a large 6-inch 18:9 Gorilla-Glass-5-protected display that sticks to a 1080p resolution, instead of shooting for a premium 1440p sharpness.
The Motorola Moto Z3 Play is a multimedia-oriented eight-core phablet whose specs include a 12- plus 5-megapixel dual rear camera, and a 6-inch FHD+ 18:9 Super AMOLED display, and support for the brand's Moto Mods slap-on accessories.
The Samsung Galaxy M10 features a large, yet budget-class, 6.22-inch TFT display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and a modest 1520 x 720 HD+ resolution.
The Motorola Moto G7 Plus is a 6.2-inch semi-high-end smartphone banking on specs like a 16- plus 5-megapixel dual main camera, a 64GB memory expandable by up to 512GB, and a 3000mAh battery aided by a 27W TurboPower charging system.
The Motorola Moto G7 Power touts a large 6.2-inch 19:9 display that stays within mid-range bounds by settling for an HD+ (1570 x 720) resolution only.
The Motorola Moto G7 features a large 6.2-inch 19:9 LTPS display furbished with Corning's damage-resistant Gorilla Glass 3 technology.
A phablet combines the best of both worlds - the large display of a tablet and the cellular call functionality, portability and Internet connectivity of a phone. So far, most new phablets released are high-end devices with capable specs.
The BLU Vivo One Plus 2019 expands its base model's 6-inch 18:9 display to a 6.2-inch 19:9 facade, while opting for a budget-class 720p-only definition.
The DOOGEE S80 supports its outdoorsy feature set with high-end hardware components, including a 2.5GHz eight-core engine and a 6GB RAM.
The Vivo NEX Dual Display edges out a good number of 2018 flagship contenders with its combination of a 2.8GHz eight-core Snapdragon 845 engine and 10GB's worth of RAM.
The Ulefone Armor 6 boasts a 6GB RAM, which was a rarely-seen facet among rugged smartphones as of its late 2018 market entry.
The Asus Zenfone Max M2 sports one of the widest screens in Asus's 2018 mid-range catalog, in the form its a 6.3-inch 19:9 HD+ (720p) facade.
The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 is one of Asus's earliest models to feature the 6th edition of Corning's damage-resistant Gorilla Glass technology.
The Huawei P smart 2019 boasts a 19.5:9 display aspect ratio (It has a 6.2-inch screen), which was one of the widest screen setups on the market when it arrived.
The Nokia 8.1 expands the original Nokia 8's 5.3-inch display to a 6.2-inch edge-to-edge (It has an 18.7:9 aspect ratio) screen supporting HDR10 content.
The BLU Vivo Go features a wider-than-usual (by 2018 standards) 6-inch 18:9 1440 x 720 HD+ display.
The HTC Exodus 1 boasts a flagship-class 3120 x 1440 QHD+ 6-inch display with a wide 18:9 aspect ratio.
The Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 touts a 6.4-inch AMOLED screen rocking a 19.5:9 aspect ratio that was among the widest in the Android world around the time of its release.
The Samsung Galaxy J4 Core comes with one of the largest screens among 2018 entry-level smartphones, in the form of a 6-inch HD+ (720p) 18.5:9 display.