If you're wary of Samsung or looking for a worthy iPhone alternative, the Google Pixel is the high-end Android phone to get.
The device runs a pure version of Android 7.1 Nougat. It is a premium smartphone packed with brilliant features, a stylish phone made from aerospace-grade aluminum and gives you 7 hours of charge in 15 minutes. The battery lasts all day and you can get 13 hours of internet use.
The Pixel, Phone by Google uses Corning Gorilla Glass 4, a tough glass designed to withstand cracks caused by dropping and the sharp Full HD screen 5-inch screen is excellent. It has a 12.3-megapixel camera and a DxOMark Mobile rating of 89, which is higher than any camera phone. Pictures are sharp and colors are natural.
This phone is the first to include Google Assistant. It is baked right into the Pixel and can be accessed by long pressing the Home button or by saying "OK Google" if you've got voice activation enabled.
Starting at $649 in the US, £599 in the UK and AU$1,079in Australia, the 32GB Pixel is about the same price as Apple's iPhone 7 and Samsung's Galaxy S7.