Best smartphones in India to buy in 2022

Similar to previous years, we have seen several phones launched this year as well. In 2022, nothing offers the first smartphone – nothing phone (1) with a unique back design. During the year, Google brought its flagship phones – Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro back in India. Apple and Samsung have announced their flagship phones – Apple iPhone 14 Pro / Pro Max, Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4, and Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4. We bring you some of the best smartphones that debuted in 2022. take a look

none phone (1)

The USP of the Nothing Phone (1) is Glyph’s innovative interface that features unique lighting patterns consisting of 900 LEDs on the back to indicate who’s calling, indicate app notifications, charging status, and more. It comes with a starting price R33999.

The smartphone comes with a 6.55 inch Full HD+ OLED display and is powered by a mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 778+ octa-core processor. It is equipped with advanced dual 50MP sensors at the back, with the main camera powered by the flagship Sony IMX766 system.

OnePlus 10 Pro

OnePlus 10 Pro is available in R61,999 onwards. The smartphone has a 48MP main camera with Sony IMX 789 sensor (with OIS enabled), a 50MP ultra-wide-angle camera, and an 8MP telephoto lens. At the front, the smartphone comes with a 32MP camera.

The phone is equipped with a 6.7-inch display with 120 Hz QHD + Fluid AMOLED with LTPO. OnePlus 10 Pro comes powered by the first generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 octa-core processor. The device is powered by a 5,000mAh battery and offers 80W SuperVOOC charging.

Google Pixel 7 Pro

The Google Pixel 7 Pro carries a price tag R84,999 in India. Powered by the Google Tensor G2 chipset, the Pixel 7 Pro is 5G ready. It is equipped with a 6.7-inch Quad HD + display with a resolution of 3120 x 1440 pixels. The smartphone features a triple camera setup on the back. The setup consists of a 50MP main sensor paired with 48MP and 12MP sensors.

On the front, the phone comes with a 10.8MP camera for selfies. The Pixel 7 Pro runs on Android 13 out of the box and has a 4,926mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 comes with a starting price R80,999. The smartphone is compact in size and can slip into a pocket when it’s time to slay. The phone is available in Pura Purple, Graphite, and Rose Gold colours. When opened, the device has a 6.7-inch screen. It comes with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus+ protection. The hinge is protected by Armor Aluminum.

For optics, there is a 10MP front camera for selfies. While the rear camera system consists of a 12MP main sensor paired with a 12MP secondary sensor. The phone houses a 3,700mAh battery and offers fast wireless charging 2.0.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 price is R1,54,999 in India for the base model. The smartphone has a foldable form factor and features a 7.6-inch Dynamic AMOLED main display and a 6.2-inch sub-display. The phone comes with S Pen support and is available in Gray Green, Phantom Black, and Beige color options.

The device comes with 12GB of RAM and can provide up to 16 hours of internet usage. Camera sensors on the Galaxy Z Fold 4 include a 50MP main sensor paired with other 12MP and 10MP sensors on the back.

Apple iPhone 14

Apple iPhone 14 comes with a starting price R79,900. The smartphone features a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR display with a resolution of 2532 x 1170 pixels. The device is powered by the Apple A15 Bionic chipset which is paired with 128GB, 256GB and 512GB storage options. The phone is available in Midnight, Purple, Starlight, Product RED, and Blue color options.

There is a 12MP primary sensor on the back which is paired with another 12MP wide sensor. On the front, the phone has a 12MP TrueDepth camera for selfies.

Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max

Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max comes with a starting price R1,39,900. It features a 6.7-inch Super Retina XDR display with features like Dynamic Island and Always-on display. The smartphone is powered by the Apple A16 Bionic chip with a 16-core neural engine and offers up to 1TB of internal storage.

Space Black, Silver, Gold, and Deep Purple are the colout options for the device. The front of the smartphone is made of ceramic with a matte glass finish with a stainless steel design. The Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max has a 48MP primary camera on the back paired with two 12MP sensors. There is a 12MP TrueDepth camera on the front for selfies. iPhone 14 Pro Max has an IP68 rating and can withstand water depths of up to 6 meters for up to 30 minutes.

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra comes in Burgundy, Phantom Black, Phantom White, and Green colours. The starting price of the smartphone R1,09,999. It sports a 6.8-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2x display and comes with S Pen support. For imaging duties, the phone features a 108MP primary camera on the rear paired with 10MP, 12MP, and 10MP sensors.

The device is backed by a 5,000mAh battery and is claimed to provide up to 40 hours of talk time.

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