The 10 Best SmartphonesTo Buy in 2021

Published April 27th, 2021 - 10:36 GMT

We've seen a lot of great phones in 2021 but only few have managed to pass our stringent tests and come out with flying colours. We have the usual entries and some rather unexpected entries too, which have managed to WOW us with their performance and versatility.

 

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1. Google Pixel 4A ($349)

1. Google Pixel 4A: If you’re on a budget and prefer Android phones, then Google Pixel 4A is the best option for you. It doesn’t have the largest screen or the fastest processor, but it does have a clean version of Android that’s guaranteed to get software updates for at least three years. And the best thing is that you get all these features at $349 only!

2.PIXEL 4A 5G ($500 )

2.Pixel 4A 5G: Google’s Pixel 4A 5G’s price starts at $500 and gets you access to several key features: a big-ish 6.2-inch screen, clean and uncluttered Android software, Google’s excellent Pixel camera, and of course 5G.

3. IPhone 12 mini ($699)

3. iPhone 12 mini :The iPhone 12 mini is the smallest phone in Apple’s lineup and the best small phone you can get in 2021 considering its price which is$699.

4. ONEPLUS 9

4. OnePlus 9: The OnePlus 9 is the simpler model from the OnePlus 9 lineup. And although the OnePlus 9 Pro is a great phone, the OnePlus 9 has almost the same features at a cheaper price; $729.

5. iPhone 12 ($830)

5. iPhone 12: Apple has released four different variations of the iPhone 12, more than it ever has at one time. Despite all of those choices, the traditional, regular model is still a good pick. The regular iPhone 12, which starts at around $830 for a 64GB model, is the best smartphone for most people.

6. SAMSUNG GALAXY S21 / S21 PLUS

6. Samsung GALAXY S21 / S21 PLUS: the Samsung Galaxy S21 and S21 Plus d are among our picks for best Android phones under a thousand bucks. The regular Galaxy S21 with a 6.2-inch screen’s price starts at $800 while the Plus version with a 6.7-inch screen’s price starts at $1,000.

7. Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max ($1099)

7. Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max: The iPhone 12 Pro Max has the best camera system you can currently get on a smartphone. And It is being sold at $1,099.

8. SAMSUNG GALAXY S21 ULTRA ($1,199.99)

8. SAMSUNG GALAXY S21 ULTRA: the best Android phone you can buy right now is the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. With a big 6.8-inch screen and the best cameras you can get on an Android phone. 9 Galaxy S21 Ultra is sold at $1,199.9 and is considered a very expensive phone.

9. SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 20 ULTRA ($1,216)

9. Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra: The best phone for heavy users is Samsung’s top-of-the-line Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. It has a massive 4,500 mAh battery. But this comes at a hefty price which is $1,216.

10. SAMSUNG GALAXY Z FOLD 2 ($ 1,599)

10. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2: The Best Foldable Phone in 2021. Its size is just like a regular smartphone that fits in your pocket, but when opened it reveals a 7.6-inch screen that is equivalent to the size of a tablet. It’s worth mentioning that this is the most expensive phone among our list. It’s being sold at $1,599.

1. Google Pixel 4A ($349)
2.PIXEL 4A 5G ($500 )
3. IPhone 12 mini ($699)
4. ONEPLUS 9
5. iPhone 12 ($830)
6. SAMSUNG GALAXY S21 / S21 PLUS
7. Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max ($1099)
8. SAMSUNG GALAXY S21 ULTRA ($1,199.99)
9. SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 20 ULTRA ($1,216)
10. SAMSUNG GALAXY Z FOLD 2 ($ 1,599)
1. Google Pixel 4A ($349)
1. Google Pixel 4A: If you’re on a budget and prefer Android phones, then Google Pixel 4A is the best option for you. It doesn’t have the largest screen or the fastest processor, but it does have a clean version of Android that’s guaranteed to get software updates for at least three years. And the best thing is that you get all these features at $349 only!
2.PIXEL 4A 5G ($500 )
2.Pixel 4A 5G: Google’s Pixel 4A 5G’s price starts at $500 and gets you access to several key features: a big-ish 6.2-inch screen, clean and uncluttered Android software, Google’s excellent Pixel camera, and of course 5G.
3. IPhone 12 mini ($699)
3. iPhone 12 mini :The iPhone 12 mini is the smallest phone in Apple’s lineup and the best small phone you can get in 2021 considering its price which is$699.
4. ONEPLUS 9
4. OnePlus 9: The OnePlus 9 is the simpler model from the OnePlus 9 lineup. And although the OnePlus 9 Pro is a great phone, the OnePlus 9 has almost the same features at a cheaper price; $729.
5. iPhone 12 ($830)
5. iPhone 12: Apple has released four different variations of the iPhone 12, more than it ever has at one time. Despite all of those choices, the traditional, regular model is still a good pick. The regular iPhone 12, which starts at around $830 for a 64GB model, is the best smartphone for most people.
6. SAMSUNG GALAXY S21 / S21 PLUS
6. Samsung GALAXY S21 / S21 PLUS: the Samsung Galaxy S21 and S21 Plus d are among our picks for best Android phones under a thousand bucks. The regular Galaxy S21 with a 6.2-inch screen’s price starts at $800 while the Plus version with a 6.7-inch screen’s price starts at $1,000.
7. Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max ($1099)
7. Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max: The iPhone 12 Pro Max has the best camera system you can currently get on a smartphone. And It is being sold at $1,099.
8. SAMSUNG GALAXY S21 ULTRA ($1,199.99)
8. SAMSUNG GALAXY S21 ULTRA: the best Android phone you can buy right now is the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. With a big 6.8-inch screen and the best cameras you can get on an Android phone. 9 Galaxy S21 Ultra is sold at $1,199.9 and is considered a very expensive phone.
9. SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 20 ULTRA ($1,216)
9. Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra: The best phone for heavy users is Samsung’s top-of-the-line Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. It has a massive 4,500 mAh battery. But this comes at a hefty price which is $1,216.
10. SAMSUNG GALAXY Z FOLD 2 ($ 1,599)
10. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2: The Best Foldable Phone in 2021. Its size is just like a regular smartphone that fits in your pocket, but when opened it reveals a 7.6-inch screen that is equivalent to the size of a tablet. It’s worth mentioning that this is the most expensive phone among our list. It’s being sold at $1,599.