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The Upcoming Flagship Phones In 2022 To Watch Out For 

The Upcoming Flagship Phones In 2022 To Watch Out For
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When talked about in reference to phones, the best smartphone ever made by a specific smartphone manufacturer or original equipment manufacturer is what is a flagship phone. In general terms, in reference to the concept of the navy, the flagship signifies the most prominent of vessels. This article will also describe the same along with some upcoming flagship phones. We’ll also take you through the list of new flagship phones in 2022. Read more.

What Is A Flagship Phone?

Typically, a flagship company personifies what it has to offer in a single phone. It’s improbable that flagship phone prices would ever decrease because they are now higher than ever, as they exhibit premium qualities. Now you have a better idea of what is a flagship phone. 

To update you on some of the best upcoming flagship phones, we have shortlisted some of the most anticipated flagship releases of the year. We’ll take you through the new flagship phones in 2022 and also the upcoming ones. 

New Upcoming Flagship Phones In 2022

New Upcoming Flagship Phones In 2022

Xiaomi, OnePlus, Realme, Apple, Samsung, and other companies have all already debuted their upcoming flagship phones in India. These phones are the best and newest models available from their respective brands, despite being rather expensive. The list of new flagship phones in 2022 include:

1. Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max 

With its excellent cameras, a 120Hz ProMotion display, and longer battery life, iPhone 13 Pro Max is making headlines on why it may be one of the best flagship phones in 2022. 

The smartphone boasts a 6.7-inch (diagonal) all-screen OLED display with a Super Retina XDR display with ProMotion, 458 PPI, and 2778×1284-pixel resolution. The quickest speed of any smartphone, a 120Hz refresh rate display, and amazing battery life are all included in this high-end flagship phone. It has a battery life of 12 hours and 16 minutes. 

Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max

It has the following specs: 

  • Storage: 128, 256, 512, 1TB
  • Processor: A15 Bionic
  • Zoom: 3x optical and 15x digital
  • Colors: Silver, Sierra Blue, Graphite, and Gold
  • Resistant to Water: IP68
  • Screen size: 6.7 inches
  • Operating System: iOS

The price of this flagship smartphone stands at a whopping ₹1,29,900. It is quite expensive but as it turns out, it has all the features that make it remarkable and different from other products. 

2. Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra

The Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra is without a doubt the most capable and adaptable Android smartphone. It is very versatile in its approach. The Galaxy S22 Ultra performed flawlessly in regular situations. 

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra

It has the following specs: 

  • Storage: 128 GB, 256 GB, 512 GB, 931 GB, 1 TB
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1
  • Zoom: 10 MP Telephoto (up to 3x Optical Zoom) Camera and 10 MP (up to 10x Optical Zoom) Camera
  • Resistant to Water: It is dust and water-resistant 
  • Screen size: 6.8 inches (17.27 cm); Dynamic AMOLED
  • Battery Life: 5000 mAh

It also comes with a built-in S Pen. It comes at a price of ₹1,34,999. 

3. Realme Gt 2 Pro

China has already seen the release of the Realme GT 2 Pro, with India about to experience the release in the following month. A new flagship in the GT 2 series is the Realme GT 2 Pro. It has the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset and is anticipated to compete with flagship smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy. 

This flagship phone has the following specifications: 

  • Storage: 128 GB, 256 GB
  • Processor: Snapdragon™ 8 Gen 1 5G Processor
  • Camera: 50MP (4320p) Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama
  • Colors: Paper White, Paper Green, Steel Black
  • GPU: Adreno 730
  • Resistant to Water: Yes
  • Screen size: 6.6 inches
  • Battery Capacity: 5,000 mAh

These features make it one of the most anticipated flagship phone releases. It costs ₹49,999.

4. The Google Pixel 6 Pro 

The Pixel 6 excels in many areas and has cameras that are on par with those of the iPhone 13 Pro and Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. It has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080.

 

Google Pixel 6 Pro 

Storage: 128GB, 256GB

Processor: 2.8GHz octa-core Google Tensor processor 

Camera: 50MP (2160p)

Colors: Cloudy White, Stormy Black, Sorta Sunny

Resistant to Water: Yes

Screen size: 6.7 inches

Operating System: Android 12

Battery Capacity: 5,003 mAh

It is a formidable flagship smartphone to set foot in India and is looking to be one of the active contenders for being the best flagship in India. The price is ₹74,900.

5. Oneplus 10 Pro 5G

Without a question, the OnePlus 10 Pro 5G is a desirable alternative in the premium flagship market. It offers similar, if not the same, features that a lot of the other flagships provide. 

Oneplus 10 Pro 5G
  • Storage: 128GB, 256GB
  • Processor: Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 5G 
  • Camera: 48MP+50MP+8MP 
  • Colors: Emerald Forest and Volcanic Black
  • Resistant to Water: Yes
  • Screen size: 6.7 inches
  • Operating System: Android 
  • Battery Capacity: 5,000 mAh

The price is around ₹66,999.

6. Xiaomi 11t Pro 

The 11T Pro from Xiaomi improves on the Mi 10T Pro while also performing as promised. 

Mentioned in the following are the specifications:

  • Storage: 128GB, 256GB 
  • Processor: Qualcomm® Snapdragon
  • Camera: 108MP (4320p)
  • Colors: Celestial Blue, Meteorite Gray, Moonlight White
  • Resistant to Water: Yes
  • Screen size: 6.7 inches
  • Display Resolution: 2400 x 1080
  • Operating System: Android 11, MIUI 12.5
  • Battery Capacity: 5,000 mAh

It’s priced at ₹34,399, which is comparatively cheap if you’re on a tight budget. 

7. Google Pixel 7

We now know that Google’s upcoming flagship smartphone won’t be too far off thanks to an official preview of what’s to come at Google I/O 2022.

The Google Pixel 7 is scheduled for a release later this year and it is something to definitely keep your eyes out on. 

Google Pixel 7

The specifications are not yet clear, as even the price is shrouded in mystery. However, Google has stated that it will undoubtedly have a new internal Google chip that will be revealed with the release of the Pixel 7. 

There have been rumors concerning the Pixel 7’s specifications, including that it will be smaller than the Pixel 6 with measurements of 155.6mm x 73.1mm x 8.7mm. It also implied that Google’s 2022 flagship would include a dual-camera setup with a primary 50 MP sensor. 

8. Asus Rog Phone 6

With its release being on 13th July, 2022 which is quite recent, to say the least, the specifications on this gaming smartphone series by ASUS has made a remarkable impression. 

It has the following specs: 

  • Storage: 512GB 18GB RAM
  • Processor: Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8+ Gen Google Pixel Fold1 (4 nm)
  • Camera: Triple Camera (50 MP, 13 MP, 5 MP)
  • Colors: Storm White
  • Resistant to Water: Yes
  • Screen size: 6.78 inches
  • Display Resolution: 1080 x 2448 pixels (395 PPI)
  • Operating System: Android 12
  • Battery Life: 119h

It has a refresh rate of 720 Hz, making it one of the fastest. The price is around Rs 89,999. 

9. Vivo Iqoo 9 Pro

The newest Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Mobile Processor, which powers the iQOO 9 Pro, utilizes the most recent 4nm process technology — making it another one of the most anticipated flagship releases of 2022. 

Vivo Iqoo 9 Pro
  • Storage: 256GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM
  • Processor: Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4 nm)
  • Camera: 50MP, 16MP, 50MP (Ultra-Wide)
  • Colors: Orange, Legend, Dark Cruise
  • Resistant to Water: Yes, it also has Panda Glass protection. 
  • Screen size: 6.78″
  • Display Resolution: 1440×3200 pixels
  • Operating System: Android 12, Origin OS Ocean (China), Funtouch 12 (International)
  • Battery Capacity: 4700mAh

The price for the flagship is ₹44,999. One of the cheaper alternatives discussed in this article. 

10. Xiaomi 12s Ultra

Another Xiaomi flagship to actively look forward to. It has an LTPO2 AMOLED, 1B color, 120Hz, Dolby Vision.

It boasts the following specifications: 

  • Storage: 256 GB, 512 GB
  • Processor: Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1
  • Camera: 50MP (4320p)
  • Colors: Dark Green and Black
  • Resistant to Water: Yes
  • Screen size: 6.73″
  • Display Resolution: 1440×3200 pixels
  • Operating System: Android 12, MIUI 13
  • Battery Capacity: 4860mAh

Interested buyers would be keen to know that it costs ₹70,690. Placed on a higher end of the cost spectrum, but it seems promising. 

11. iPhone 14

Although Apple has yet to officially confirm the release of the model, leaks, and rumors on the internet have solidified its existence and it has a predicted release scheduled in September. 

However, according to the rumors, the design of the iPhone 14 is expected to undergo a significant change. In summary, the iPhone 13 may not look anything like Apple’s upcoming device. 

The specifications are yet to be confirmed. The price is expected to match the iPhone 13 series, if not higher. 

12. Oppo Reno 8 Pro

The release for Oppo Reno 8 and Oppo Reno 8 Pro is scheduled to occur on 18th July, at 6:00 PM. 

Following are the specifications: 

  • Storage:  128GB, 256GB, 8-12GB RAM
  • Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 1300 (6 nm)
  • Camera: 50MP (2160p)
  • Colors: Blue, Gold, Black 
  • Resistant to Water: Yes
  • Screen size: 6.43″
  • Display Resolution: 1080×2400 pixels
  • Operating System: Android 12, ColorOS 12.1
  • Battery Capacity: 4500mAh 

The expected price is set at ₹42,900.

13. Oppo Find X5 Series

This anticipated flagship series has the following specs: 

  • Storage: 256 GB
  • Processor: Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4 nm)
  • Camera: 50MP (2160p)
  • Colors: Ceramic Black, Blue, Ceramic White
  • Resistance to Water: It is Water Resistant. 
  • Screen size: 6.7″
  • Display Resolution: 1440×3216 pixels
  • Operating System: Android 12, ColorOS 12.1
  • Battery Capacity: 5000mAh

The price is set at ₹1,09,890, on the more expensive end. 

14. Sony Xperia 1 IV

Another awaited flagship that was released in June 2022 has been the Sony Xperia 1 IV, which bears the following specs: 

  • Storage: 256GB
  • Chipset: Snapdragon 8 Gen 1
  • Camera: 12MP (2160p)
  • Colors: Violet, Black, White
  • Resistant to Water: Yes
  • Screen size: 6.5″
  • Display Resolution: 1644×3840 pixels
  • Operating System: Android 12
  • Battery Capacity: 5000mAh

It also has a high refresh rate of 120Hz. It costs around ₹91,990.

15. Google Pixel Fold

Another one of Google’s finest, the Google Pixel Fold is a unique flagship as the phone,  you guessed it, folds. It has the following specs: 

Google Pixel Fold
  • Storage: 128 GB
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
  • Processor: Octa-core
  • Camera: 
  • Colors: Black
  • Resistant to Water: Yes
  • Screen size: 7.6 inches
  • Display Resolution: 1768 x 2208 Pixels
  • Operating System: Android v11
  • Battery Capacity: 4500 mAh

It is priced at ₹47,249. 

16. Lava Blaze 5G

Set to debut in India on July 7th, Lava Blaze is an android flagship that fits a budget-friendly mobile purchasing endeavor. 

It has got the following specs: 

  • Storage: 128GB
  • Processor: Octa-core
  • Colors: Black, Green, and Red. 
  • Resistant to Water: Yes, it is waterproof. 
  • Screen size: 6.5 inches 
  • Display Resolution: 2460 x 1080 pixels
  • Battery Capacity: 5000 mAh battery

It is one of the cheapest on this list, a price set at ₹18,990. 

Conclusion

These are some of the best upcoming flagship phones of 2022 and some of the new flagship phones in 2022 that have already been released and available for purchase in the market. The price differentiation allows for people of any income group to buy a flagship smartphone according to their needs and budget. 

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