Samsung Galaxy S4 rated best smartphone by Consumer Reports

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is seen in this file graphic.

May 21, 2013 3:07:40 PM PDT
Consumer Reports has crowned the Samsung Galaxy S4 as the best smartphone on the market.

The ratings are based on extensive tests and categories that include ease of use, display and battery life.

Consumer Reports praised the Galaxy S4 for its high-definition, touch-sensitive screen, its brand new set of gesture and sensor-based tools, and its ability to run two apps simultaneously in a split view.