Pocket-Lint: What a year 2011 has been for the smartphone. Consumers have been left with such a wealth of choice that the average phone shop has been transformed into a veritable pick 'n mix of mobile excitement. There have, however, been a few handsets that shone out like a pink foam shrimp hidden in a pile of Werther's Originals.
It is this chosen few which have made it into the final round of nominations for the 8th Pocket-lint awards. We want you to get voting but, while you'r at it, why not check out this round up of the five nominees bouting for the crown.