Nexus 6P wins Smartphone of the Year 2015 (VIDEO)

The Nexus 6P won the Best Smartphone of the Year in the annual Smartphone Awards from YouTube technology blogger Marques Brownlee.

The Google flagship phone beat out the best phones from Samsung and Apple by just a hair, but the strong recommendation from Marques is a testament to how Google has turned things around for the Nexus line.

MKBHD has made selections for different categories of smartphone including ones for best battery and most improved.

Press play to watch the video below. And check out links to the products below from Amazon.

Top Big Phones

1. Samsung Galaxy Note 5
2. LG V10

Honorable Mentions:

Nexus 6P
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus

Best Compact Smartphones

1. iPhone 6s
2. Sony Xperia Z5 Compact

Best Smartphone Camera

1. Samsung Galaxy Note 5
2. LG V10

Honorable Mentions:

iPhone 6s Plus
Nexus 6P

Top Budget Smartphone

1. OnePlus X
2. Moto X Pure

Honorable Mentions:

OnePlus 2
Nexus 5X

Best Battery Life

1. Motorola Droid Maxx 2
2. Nexus 6P

Honorable Mentions:

LG V10

Most Improved

Blackberry Priv

Top Design Award

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus

Honorable Mentions:

Motorola Droid Turbo 2
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium

Bust of the Year

1. HTC One A9

Best Smartphone of the Year

1. Nexus 6P
2. Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Honorable Mentions:

Moto X
iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

Oh my gosh. There you have it. The Nexus 6P is my phone right now and I love it.

What a great year for phones.

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