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Best business smartphones of 2021... so far.

Posted on Apr 20, 2021.

If you're buying a personal smartphone, you might only consider several different factors when choosing the right one for you, however, choosing a smartphone for business purposes requires a lot more in-depth research and a completely different set of features that you're looking for.

Not all smartphones are business ready, which is why we're sharing this list with you to help narrow down the decision making process.

In no particular order:

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra
  • iPhone 12
  • Samsung Galaxy S20
  • Google Pixel 5
  • iPhone SE (2020)
  • OnePlus 8
  • Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra:

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"A productivity powerhouse"

Specifications:

  • Release date: August 2020
  • Weight: 208g
  • Dimensions: 164.8 x 77.2 x 8.1mm
  • OS: Android 10
  • Screen size: 6.9-inch
  • Resultion: 1440 x 3088
  • CPU: Snapdragon 865 Plus / Exynos 990
  • RAM: 12GB
  • Storage: 128GB/256GB/512GB
  • Battery: 4,500mAh
  • Rear camera: 108MP + 12MP + 12MP
  • Front camera: 10MP

Reasons to buy:

  • Incredible camera zoom
  • New useful S Pen feature

Reasons to avoid:

  • 'Ultra' expensive
  • Slow to charge
iPhone 12:

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"Apple's best smartphone to date"

Specifications:

  • Release date: October 2020
  • Weight: 164g
  • Dimensions: 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.4mm
  • OS: iOS 14
  • Screen size: 6.1-inch
  • Resultion: 1170 x 2532
  • CPU: Apple A14 Bionic
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Storage: 64GB/128GB/256GB
  • Battery: 2,815mAh
  • Rear camera: 12MP + 12MP
  • Front camera: 12MP

Reasons to buy:

  • Colourful OLED display
  • 5G-compatible

Reasons to avoid:

  • Battery life only okay
  • Price hike over iPhone 11
Samsung Galaxy S20:

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"A great phone with 5G"

Specifications:

  • Release date: March 2020
  • Weight: 163g
  • Dimensions: 151.7 x 69.1 x 7.9mm
  • OS: Android 10
  • Screen size: 6.2-inch
  • Resultion: 1440 x 3200
  • CPU: Snapdragon 865 / Exynos 990
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Storage: 128GB
  • Battery: 4,000mAh
  • Rear camera: 12MP + 64MP + 12MP
  • Front camera: 10MP

Reasons to buy:

  • Lots of power
  • 5G-ready

Reasons to avoid:

  • Erratic fingerprint sensors
  • Price is high
Google Pixel 5:

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"Google's newest flagship is its most accessible"

Specifications:

  • Release date: September 2020
  • Weight: 151g
  • Dimensions: 144.7 x 70.4 x 8mm
  • OS: Android 11
  • Screen size: 6-inch
  • Resultion: 1080 x 2340
  • CPU: Snapdragon 765G
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Storage: 128GB
  • Battery: 4,080mAh
  • Rear camera: 12MP + 16MP
  • Front camera: 8MP

Reasons to buy:

  • Metal case is refreshing change
  • Clean Android interface

Reasons to avoid:

  • Middling night photography
  • Specs downgrade from Pixel 4
iPhone SE (2020):

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"An iPhone that won't break the bank"

Specifications:

  • Release date: April 2020
  • Weight: 148g
  • Dimensions: 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3mm
  • OS: iOS 13
  • Screen size: 4.7-inch
  • Resultion: 7500 x 1334
  • CPU: A13 Bionic
  • RAM: 3GB
  • Storage: 64GB/128GB/256GB
  • Battery: 1,821mAh
  • Rear camera: 12MP
  • Front camera: 7MP

Reasons to buy:

  • Pretty affordable
  • Decent processing power

Reasons to avoid:

  • Small screen
  • Weak cameras
OnePlus 8:

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"A solid and reliable Android smartphone"

Specifications:

  • Release date: April 2020
  • Weight: 180g
  • Dimensions: 160.2 x 72.9 x 8mm
  • OS: Android 10
  • Screen size: 6.55-inch
  • Resultion: 1080 x 2400
  • CPU: 865
  • RAM: 8/12GB
  • Storage: 128/256GB
  • Battery: 4,300mAh
  • Rear camera: 48MP + 16MP + 2MP
  • Front camera: 16MP

Reasons to buy:

  • Big battery
  • Affordable 5G connectivity

Reasons to avoid:

  • No wireless charging
  • Camera specs aren't incredible
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra:

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"The most top-end of Samsung's 2020 flagship series, it's packed to the brim with top-end specs"

Specifications:

  • Release date: March 2020
  • Weight: 222g
  • Dimensions: 166.9 x 76 x 8.8mm
  • OS: Android 10
  • Screen size: 6.9-inch
  • Resultion: 1440 x 3200
  • CPU: Snapdragon 865 / Exynos 990
  • RAM: 12/16GB
  • Storage: 128/256/512GB
  • Battery: 5,000mAh
  • Rear camera: 108MP + 48MP + 12MP + TOF
  • Front camera: 40MP

Reasons to buy:

  • Great camera performance
  • Samsung's best display

Reasons to avoid:

  • Incredibly high price
  • Very big
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