Sure, we here at Gizmodo love cellphones that do all sorts of fancy things like play music and let you download and watch movies, but there are a lot of people out there who want a cellphone that just works. The Old Gray Lady that is the New York Times recently did a small investigation into the best cellphones that excel at one thing: function as phones. For the results of the investigation, explore the majesty that is the jump. There's also a totally sweet poll inside waiting for you!
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