Here are the 10 best smartphones you can buy right now

There have been some massive smartphone releases in the first half of 2014, so our unequivocal top 10 mobiles list has seen a big shake-up.

Impressive newcomers from Samsung, Sony and HTC have shot straight to the winners' podium, but where does that leave last year's favourites?

It is, as ever, bound to draw some outcry, but we staunchly believe that you won't do any better than the 10 smartphones on this list.

So if you're currently on the lookout for a new phone and are only interested in the best of the best, click play below to find out which mobile deserves that lonely space in your pocket.