Huawei P30 Pro review: A long-distance relationship
How do you definitively say something subjective, like the quality of a photo, or song, or piece of art, is the best? Our culture has been trying to do it for years, rewarding and awarding the most popular or acclaimed tenets of each category, as fact. Because people like certainty, and they increasingly rely on experts to tell them what to watch, read, listen to — and buy.
In the smartphone world, the iPhone has benefited most from that marriage of acclaim and pop culture acceptance; it’s a great phone, yes, but it’s also the default phone in much of the West. Hollywood celebrities use the iPhone, even when they’re paid not to — with embarrassing consequences.