It’s the second month of the year and there’s a lot of reasons to feel excited about the set of smartphone’s that’ll be arriving in the phone market soon, and while some are still far from being unveiled, some are close to being unveiled.
And as you know that we in NaijaKnowHow, we like to keep you updated with the latest and most correct smartphones to watch out for and also the best budget gaming Android devices in the market.
In this article, I’ll be listing some of the most anticipated smartphones in 2021, these smartphones come with bigger specs and more advanced features and friendly price as usual. So if you want to have your hands on the latest device this year, you might want to save up after reading this article.
7 Most Anticipated Smartphones in 2021
1. iPhone 13
There has been a lot of speculations surrounding iPhone 13, and while some are saying it could be iPhone 12s, there’s been no official news about a potential release date for iPhone 13 but we all know Apple likes to be secretive most times, but this particular device should arrive mid-September.
iPhone 13 comes with bigger storage of up to 1TB, iOS 14 and a whopping 8GB from comes with ith for a smooth speed and increase in performance, the display size is 6.7 inch and it comes with a Quad camera: 12+12+12+3D megapixel. Well, there’s no official price yet and we’ll all have to wait till the device gets announced.
2. OnePlus 9 Pro
Every OnePlus user should anticipate this one, and if you’re thinking of ditching your old OnePlus 8 for a different brand, well read this and change your mind later. OnePlus 9 Pro will be launched and unveiled around March and it’s coming with something bigger and better this time around.
OnePlus 9 Pro is coming with a bigger 5000mAh battery, Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Soc. RAM: 8 GB, 12 GB. Storage: 256 GB, 512GB. Display: 6.7 inches. Camera: Triple Camera. Battery: 5000mAh. And it’s estimated price is under $1000 to $900. It’s a good smartphone to cash on this year.
3. Asus ROG Phone 5
Talking about a budget gaming smartphone to buy! Asus Rog Phone is a powerful gaming device with bigger specs and even though there’s no official announcement for this device, we should expect it to arrive sooner than expected. Asus Rog Phone is bigger and comes with specs needed to play games smoothly.
Asus Rog Phone Features 6.78″ display, Snapdragon 888 chipset, 6000mAh battery, 512 GB storage, 16 GB RAM, Android 11, ROG UI, AMOLED, 1B colours, 144Hz, HDR10+, Corning Gorilla Glass. No official price yet, but it’s expected to be a budget-friendly smartphone.
4. Nokia 7.5 5G
Nokia has been blowing minds away with new smartphones and designs, I’ve been a fan since they decided to adopt the Android OS and ditch Lumia years back. Nokia 7.5 is an example of a top-quality Android device worth cashing on, and it’s coming with 5G.
Nokia 7.5 features 6.5″ display, Snapdragon 690 5G chipset, 4000mAh battery, 128 GB storage, 6 GB RAM, Corning Gorilla Glass. There’s no official announcement yet, but it’s one of the most anticipated smartphones in 2021.
5. Redmi K40 Pro
Redmi K40 Pro is a mid-range attractive smartphone expected to be announced around 21st of this month. As a Xiaomi fan, you should put this device in thoughts and perhaps be one of the first buyers when it arrives in the market. It’s a device with nice features and a friendly price.
Redmi K40 Pro comes with Android 11, 6.67 Inches – IPS LCD · CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G · RAM: 6 – 8 GB · Battery: 5000mAh and there’s no official price yet but it will be available once the device has been unveiled. It’s one of the most anticipated smartphones in 2021.
6. LG Velvet 2
LG Velvet 2 is one of the most promising devices I’ve seen manufactured by LG in a while, with its unique shape and slim design, this device doesn’t just possess beauty alone, it possesses a lot of convenience handling a smartphone.
LG Velvet 2 is expected to arrive by March or announced by March, only then will I know much about its specs, but it’s going to be an upgrade to the first Velvet edition. If you’re an LG lover, you can start saving up for one of the best most anticipated smartphones of 2021.
7. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is a budget-friendly smartphone set to be shipped into the market very soon, one cool fact about this device is that it’ll be a bit cheaper compared to its previous version and it’s coming with better specs in hand. I’m not a fan of foldable devices but this one has got me wowed.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 comes with System: Android 11 · Display: 6.7 Inches – Dynamic AMOLED · CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus · RAM: 8 – 12 GB · Battery: 4000mAh and it weighs 192 G. It should be available around mid-June or early May. it’s a smartphone that is much more anticipated.
There are about dozens of smartphones to anticipate this year, and while I may not list half of them, I’ve decided to keep adding more devices as soon as I come across them. So tell me in the comment section, which of these devices are you looking forward to buying once they arrive in the market?