Apple and Samsung dominate the US smartphone market, but Iqoo, Oppo, Realme, and others are innovating with wild, entertaining ideas.

Part of what we do at PCMag is function as a testing-based buyer’s guide. We’re focused on US products, because if something isn’t designed to work well in the US, we can’t test it properly.

That said, over the past few weeks, I’ve spent time with some fascinating, top-of-the-line phones …