iPhone XS Max is the second best camera phone in the world - but what's number one?

What a week it has been for Apple and its iPhone XS camera - but at least it is ending it all on a high with reports that it is nearly but not quite the best camera phone in the world. 

First there were reports of iPhone XS camera problems, with the phone facing issues with the over beatification of selfie shots and now test results prove that, despite apparent issues, its optics are pretty damn decent for a phone. 

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Marc Chacksfield

A technology journalist who has been in the industry for 17 years, Marc is the former editor-in-chief of TechRadar and has also steered the ship for technology brands including T3, Tom's Hardware and Tom's Guide, and is currently the director of Shortlist Media and co-owner of Shortlist.com. 

An expert in the field of camera phones and mobile tech, Marc has been a long-time specialist when it comes to phone reviews, hands-on coverage, reviews and rumors. As a frequent visitor to big trade shows like CES, he has also had boots on the ground for the latest camera announcements and breaking developments in fields such as 8K video.