GizAwards 2020: the best smartphones of 2020 (and beyond)!

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December is drawing to a close and, like every year, the time has come to take stock and reward the best 2020 smartphones that have distinguished themselves in certain categories. However, in this edition of the GizAwards 2020 we want to introduce some small innovations and also give the right attention to all those tech products that we use in everyday life and that are worthy of being mentioned, that is notebook, SmartWatch e Bluetooth headset.

Although one of the toughest years of the last decade is coming to an end, technology didn't seem to want to stop and innovation has been a lot. We have seen new leaflets, indeed the first ones "Rollable", we have seen the widespread diffusion of 5G on many smartphones, even on the 200 euro ones and we have noticed how gaming smartphones are becoming more and more in common use, actually coming out of their niche.

In short, what were the best smartphones and best tech products of 2020? Let's find out together!

GizAwards 2020: the best smartphones and tech products of 2020


Huawei Mate 40 Pro

The years go by, the seasons go by, but the top of the range Huawei in the list of smartphones with best camera remain! More in detail, the award this year goes to Huawei Mate 40 Pro which with three cameras (all optically stabilized) returns first-class photographs.

The highest quality sensors consist of the main da 50 mega-pixels, L 'ultra-wide-angle da 20 mega-pixels and periscopic zoom da 12 mega-pixels, which are flanked by excellent software and the artificial intelligence system that manages to amaze in any context.

Find out more Read the Huawei Mate 40 Pro review



As soon as it was launched on the Italian market in May 2020, the POCO F2 Pro caused a real break in the smartphone market, as it offered top-notch hardware and 5G connectivity for only 499 €.

Thanks to its Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, the battery from 4700 mAh, 5G and the display AMOLED 6.67-inch is still a very current smartphone that can have its say. In fact, in the offers that we share daily on our Telegram channels of GizDeals it is not difficult to see street price around 360 €.

Do you want to deepen all the details? Read the review by POCO F2 Pro

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Xiaomi mi 10 ultra

Choosing the winner in this sector was difficult, as in 2020 brands have never ceased to surprise us and have constantly introduced new features in the user experience, facilitating and improving the use by the user. She did it live with the gimbal camera of the vivo X51 5G, or again Samsung with Galaxy Fold 2 e Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G, but also LG with its very special Lg wing.

In all these beautiful news, however, among the best smartphones of 2020 for innovation, the winner is essentially the most concrete one, that is Xiaomi mi 10 ultra. Indeed, thanks to a wonderful design, a wired charging a 120 W and wireless a 50 W, the display OLED high-tech and cuts from 16 / 512 GB it is a device that gives the user an out of the ordinary experience.

The best Xiaomi ever! Read the review by Xiaomi mi 10 ultra


ASUS ROG Phone 3

Over the years, gaming smartphone manufacturers have understood that hardware alone is not enough to offer high-level playability and user experience, but a series of software integrations are needed that guarantee gamers a complete package to be competitive. or to be able to enter the world of live streaming.

ASUS it seems the company that more than the others has revolutionized the concept of gaming phone, making her ASUS ROG Phone 3 a perfect device for classic and excellent use during gaming sessions. To these features are added a more moderate design for professional contexts, but which keep it rooted in the videogame world thanks to several characteristic details.

In short, with the cut from 16 / 512 GBThe display AMOLED a 144 Hz and battery from 6000 mAh, the ROG Phone 3 is one of the most powerful smartphones in the world and the undisputed king of mobile gaming.

Do you need more information? Read the ASUS ROG Phone 3 review

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Also in this case, choosing a winner was not easy at all, in fact in the initial list we have included almost all the devices we mentioned previously, to which is also added the OnePlus 8T. However, the smartphone that most met our expectations was theOPPO FIND X2 PRO.

Thanks to the obsessive attention to detail, to one of the best photographic sectors on the market, when cut from 12 / 512 GB and very fluid color OS, as well as a wonderful display OLED QHD +, the OPPO Find X2 Pro is a gem that will not leave you disappointed. Among other things to date it is located approx 500 euro less compared to the list price, therefore a best buy guaranteed!

Do you want more information? Read the OPPO Find X2 Pro review

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Honor MagicBook 14

Let's talk now about productivity and let's do it by introducing the notebook best buy of 2020, or Honor MagicBook 14. During this year, in fact, the Chinese company has launched several high-performance products with an unbeatable quality / price ratio.

The new notebook Honor has everything that is necessary to carry out work, university or even for all those who are entering the world of graphics for the first time. All this is made possible by the hardware made available in the two variants, namely the one with AMD Ryzen 5 4500U e 8 / 512 GB or the one with AMD Ryzen 5 3500U e 8 / 256 GB.

Do you want to know more? Read the Honor MagicBook 14 review


Huawei FreeBuds Pro

We talked about smartphones and notebooks, but now it's time to put some excellent ones alongside them TWS headphones to increase productivity or to fully enjoy moments of relaxation. So what are the best Bluetooth earphones of 2020? Without doubt the Huawei FreeBuds Pro.

First-class build, out-of-the-ordinary audio quality e Aware mode are just some of the main features of these Huawei which made them the best solution for Android users.

Do you want to find out why they are the best? Read the Huawei FreeBuds Pro review


OPPO watch

If we talk about smartwatches in the panorama Android it is always difficult to find one that fully meets our needs in terms Sports and productivity, but this year the music has changed and the best product of 2020 is undoubtedly theOPPO watch.

In fact, this wearable is the first WearOS able to satisfy the three fundamental principles of a smartwatch: performance, design e battery life. Finally, a special mention should also be made to the excellent quality display.

Why stop at this short recap? Read the full OPPO Watch review

Our GizAwards 2020 end here, but we are curious to know if you also agree with us or if you would have included some different product. We are waiting for you in the comments and happy new year, we hope for an even more innovative 2021!

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