The top three wireless carriers now offer nationwide 5G service, and unlike when the rollout began, there are now several 5G-enabled smartphone choices available. If you’re looking to upgrade your phone to one that supports the latest mobile communication, you’ll do well selecting from the list below.
OnePlus Nord N10 5G
If you’re looking for an affordable 5G-enabled phone, the Nord N10 5G from OnePlus checks all the right boxes.
Low price of 299.99
Smooth visuals on a 90Hz screen
Exceptional 5G connectivity
Underwhelming camera capabilities
Software updates limited up to Android 11
Apple iPhone 12 mini
At $699.99 for the base model, the iPhone 12 mini is ideal for those looking for a feature-packed iPhone without the bulk.
Convenience of iPhone security and operating system
Guaranteed software updates for six years
Hassle-free single-hand use
Impressive battery life
Expensive storage upgrades
Display refresh rate limited to 60Hz
Absence of fingerprint sensor
Apple iPhone 12 Pro
If high-end photography is a priority for you, the iPhone 12 Pro delivers professional-grade performance.
Outstanding camera technology with optical zoom
Delivers brilliant low-light photos
Super retina XDR OLED screen for crisp, lifelike visuals
Ultra-efficient A14 Bionic processor
Expensive handset with costly internal storage upgrade options
4K video quality is lower than a professional camera
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G
With a starting price of $499.99, the Galaxy S20 FE 5G features a perfect blend of performance and affordability.
Powerful 4500 mAh battery with 25W fast charging support
Speedy Snapdragon 865 processor
Triple main camera setup with impressive photo capabilities
Ample internal storage(128GB) and expandable storage slot
Camera does not perform well in low-light
No external memory slot
Absence of Space Zoom
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
Equipped with all the latest must-have features, the S21 Ultra delivers all its promises.
Adaptive refresh rate between 10Hz and 120Hz
Supports Samsung’s S-Pen
Choice of 12GB or 16GB RAM
Future-ready with inbuilt Wi-Fi 6E and C-band technology
AMOLED display issues
Low battery life on 5G networks
Device heats up quickly
Armed with the information in this review, choosing your next smartphone should be effortless.