There are many smartphone enhancements and innovations that will lead the way into the smartphone market of 2022. Better cameras, foldable screens, and longer-lasting batteries are all smartphone features emerging in the next year. These innovations are making for unique devices that you’ll definitely want to keep an eye on.
In this article, we’ll look at the top smartphones of 2022:
1. iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro
The Apple iPhone 13 Pro offers upgrades from the standard iPhone 13. The Pro version comes at a cost of $999, while the standard version is $799. While both versions have high-quality cameras, the Pro version has a more enhanced zoom feature. The iPhone 13 Pro can store up to 1TB, while the standard stores only up to 512GB. Both phones are powerful devices, but go for the Pro if you want the full features.
2. Samsung Galaxy S22
This Samsung phone release will likely come with a new look and additional upgrades. A thinner and smaller design is rumored for the release. The addition of the Exynos 2200 or Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 895 chip will make for a truly upgraded experience. Pricing is yet to be fixed for this smartphone, but we estimate that the Galaxy S22 will be sold for approximately $799.
3. Surface Duo 2
The Surface Duo 2 will have new multitasking abilities, 4G and 5G reception, and a razor-sharp display. The new device will use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chip, as well as a large screen for video streaming and gaming. With its double-screen folding design, the Surface Duo 2 is one of the most original looking devices out there. It is expected to retail for $1,499.
4. Google Pixel 6
The Google Pixel 6 is considered one of the best Android phones at this price point. Different from any of its predecessors, the Tensor processor powering this device is what makes the difference. The camera supplies an ultrawide angle while also delivering robust editing features, such as the removal of image backgrounds. The Google Assistant has robust features to help you carry out tasks using your voice. Because of the varying 5G options with different carriers, the price point may vary. Verizon will offer the phone at $699, while AT&T will be selling for up to $739.
5. iPhone X Fold
Folding phones are one of the freshest technologies to hit the smartphone market. The iPhone X Fold is hoping to join the ranks of other foldable phone designs. Similar to the Galaxy Fold, this phone features multiple screens, allowing you to use it both closed and opened. Fully unfolded, you can use the device as an 8.3-inch tablet. In many ways, the iPhone X Fold offers the best of both an iPhone and an iPad. Because of all its features, the price of this phone will be on the high end, likely above $1,500.