The 10 Coolest Android Phones On The Market Right Now: The 2022 CRN Mobile 100
CRN showcases some of the top Android-based smartphones in 2022.
It’s so much fun to watch the race for smartphone dominance play out year after year. Far from being predictable, this battle royale features several usual suspects but also a couple underdog surprises. Providing a unique experience while taking cues from each other (and from a certain Cupertino tech behemoth), the latest and greatest smartphones with Android operating systems showcase the best of the modern tech world.
According to Research and Markets, the global smartphone market was valued at $273.9 billion in 2021 and is forecast to soar to $520.7 billion by the year 2030. The firm says the smartphone market is forecasted to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 7.4 percent. For the first quarter of 2022, research firm IDC showed shipments dipping 8.9 percent year of year due to supply chain issues, economic conditions and geopolitical concerns. Still, the firms see healthy growth on the horizon for the smartphone market despite current conditions.
Here are 10 of the coolest Android phones on the market: