Best AT&T phones 2023

With so many great options to choose from, it can be hard to pick the best Android phone from AT&T's selection. However, if you're a little overwhelmed by all of the options and want some help determining which AT&T phone is the right for you — you've come to the right place. 

It's worth remembering that just about any unlocked phone will work with AT&T in some capacity, so if you've already got an unlocked phone and are switching to AT&T, you may be able to bring it with you. To get the most out of AT&T's LTE and 5G bands, however, a phone made for the network is the way to go.

These are the best Android phones available for AT&T

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Plenty of options for phones on AT&T

One of America's largest carriers has its perks, one of them being the wide variety of devices you can choose from. We've narrowed those choices down to what we think is the best AT&T phones money can buy — all that's left is for you to decide which of those is right for you. Really, most of the best Android phones will work great on AT&T's network so you have a ton of options.

Samsung has a few fantastic options whether you're looking for something mid-range like the excellent Galaxy A53 5G or high-end like the S22 Ultra. The latter comes with a large display with a high resolution that makes it a perfect fit for the included S-Pen. Whether you're taking notes or just need a fine point to navigate some documents, the S22 Ultra fills the void left by the Galaxy Note series.

Of course, Samsung isn't the only brand doing great things. The Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro have maintained their place on the top of the stack with the upgraded Tensor G2 CPU. These phones also get access to new versions of Android before most of their peers and have one of the purest Android experiences. Like all Pixels, the cameras impress with great image processing for more lifelike colors, skin tones, and contrast.

When Samuel is not writing about networking or 5G at Android Central, he spends most of his time researching computer components and obsessing over what CPU goes into the ultimate Windows 98 computer. It's the Pentium 3.