The better travel buddy: iPhone 7 Plus or the Samsung Galaxy S8+

Which phone is worth leaving your DSLR behind for? We take the year's best flagship phones for a casual shootout

There's no denying that if you want the best vacation photos, worth blowing up and printing to hang up on the wall, DSLRs will always be the best choice. But these days, most people are happy enough to have their photos look good on their phones or Facebook.

Here's a comparison of how the iPhone 7 Plus and the Galaxy S8+ smartphones did not just as holiday snappers but overall vacation buddies. All photos were taken on auto settings, except if noted otherwise.