5G is here! iPhone 14, iPhone 13, Galaxy Z Flip 4, and other BEST ones to experience it

    5G networks are coming to India and you need a good smartphone to experience it nicely. Check these out.

    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Oct 04 2022, 17:27 IST
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    1/5 The iPhone 14 deal on Fonehouse comes with unlimited data starting from just £53.54 per month on the Vodafone network. If you opt this deal, you’ll get a £35 cashback making the monthly tariff cheaper for over 24 months. (Apple)
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    5G smartphones in India: The iPhone 14 series is one of the best phones to experience 5G. (Bloomberg)

    5G will now be a household name in India from now, and telecom operators are promising greater things waiting for us in the future. Other than faster internet speeds on mobile data, 5G is all set to improve connection reliability with its wider bandwidth, and lower latency for quicker communications between IoT devices. Hence, it is only wise to get the nicest smartphones that let you experience 5G at its best. Luckily, we are in an age where there's an abundance of 5G smartphones in the market.

    Hence, if you are planning to experience 5G at its best and budget is not a restricting factor, these are some of the best smartphones from various brands to experience 5G connectivity at its best.

    5G smartphones: The best ones for India's 5G network


    If you are in the iPhone territory and want to experience 5G, Apple has a slew of iPhones with 5G connectivity on almost all 5G bands available to the world. If your budget is less than Rs. 50000, you can choose from the iPhone SE 3rd Gen and iPhone 12.


    If your budget is between Rs. 50000 and Rs. 70000, you can choose between higher storage variants of the iPhone 12, base iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Mini.

    If your budget is less than Rs. 1 lakh, you can pick up the new iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus. Both of these use the Apple A15 chip with 5-core GPU.

    If you can spend more than Rs. 1 lakh, the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max are the best phones to experience 5G network.


    Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4
    Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
    Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4
    Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 (Amritanshu / HT Tech)

    In the Samsung camp, there are some amazing smartphones with 5G connectivity to choose from. If your budget is less than Rs. 50000, you can choose from the Galaxy A53 5G, Galaxy A73 5G, and Galaxy S21 FE 5G. For less than Rs. 1 lakh, you can choose from the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus, and Galaxy Z Flip 4. Above Rs. 1 lakh, you can choose the Galaxy S22 Ultra and Galaxy Z Fold 4.


    Other options

    From the Oppo camp, the Oppo Reno series as well as A series support 5G networks. Xiaomi fans can choose from the Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G, Xiaomi 11i series, Xiaomi 11T Pro 5G and Xiaomi 12 Pro 5G.


    Note that most Android smartphones costing above Rs. 20,000 support 5G networks by default. You should always check for chipset supporting 5G networks.


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    First Published Date: 01 Oct, 17:11 IST
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