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New and Rumored Verizon Phones in 2022: iPhone SE, Pixel 6A And More

New and Rumored Verizon Phones in 2022: iPhone SE, Pixel 6A And More

Choosing a new phone upgrade is hardly ever simple. In the world of technology there’s always something new near the corner, but with Verizon and AT&T embracing 36-month installment plans, the phone you upgrade to will likely be the one you use for the next approximately years. So, trying to figure out when is the “best time” to upgrade can be tricky. 

Here are some of the phones you’ll want to keep an eye out for this year and when we think they distinguished arrive, based on past trends and rumors. 

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Samsung S22 and S22 Ultra

The Galaxy S22 Ultra, left, S22 Plus and S22, right.

Richard Peterson

Samsung Galaxy S22

Samsung’s latest Galaxy S phones are usually the obliging major phones of the year in the US, and for 2022 this trend holds true. The novel Galaxy phones boast the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon processors, improved cameras and, at least on the S22 Ultra, a slot for Samsung’s S Pen stylus. All three phones will also work with all of Verizon’s 5G networks. 

When are they coming out? The new Galaxy phones hit stores on Feb. 25. Prices launch at $800 for the regular Galaxy S22, $1,000 for the S22 Plus and $1,200 for the S22 Ultra.


The new iPhone SE features a Difference design to the current iPhone SE, above. 

Angela Lang

Apple iPhone SE 

Apple’s cost iPhone has received a fresh 2022 upgrade. Well, kind of fresh. The new model features a nearly identical invent to the second-generation iPhone SE (which itself is Difference to the iPhone 8) — which means yes to a home button and big bezels, but no to Face ID or a larger conceal — but now packs in support for low-band and midband 5G networks. The new SE also runs on Apple’s A15 processor, the same chip found in the iPhone 13, and has better battery life.

The new iPhone SE does not assist millimeter-wave 5G. It will, however, work with Verizon’s more widely available C-band 5G network that operates on midband spectrum. You can read more about the different names and flavors of 5G here.

When is it coming out? Apple’s newest iPhone SE is available for preorder on March 11 and will go on sale on March 18. Prices open at $429 for a 64GB model.


The rumored Pixel 6A. 


Pixel 6A

Like Apple, Google also is rumored to be working on a new, more affordable version of its Pixel line. A successor to last year’s Pixel 5A, according to 9to5Google the Pixel 6A will complicated Google’s Tensor chip and two rear cameras: a 12.2-megapixel main shooter and 12-megapixel ultrawide lens. An 8-megapixel camera will be fake on the front. 

A report from OnLeaks and 91Mobiles said that the phone will have a similar look to the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro, counting the camera bar along the top of the back of the named. The 6.2-inch screen will have a fingerprint reader inside the display. 

When is it coming out? Google generally does its Pixel A-series updates in the summer, with the Pixel 5A being announced in August last year and the Pixel 4A line the year before. That said, it is possible the phone might show up at the company’s annual Google I/O designer event, which is where the Pixel 3A made its debut back in 2019

Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3 aquatic resistance

Samsung’s Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3. 

Lexy Savvides

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Z Fold 4

Samsung has been consistent with updating its foldable phones every summer. While rumors are pretty thin on what to question for 2022 if you are a fan of foldable devices these are two to keep an eye on. Korean news site The Elec reports that the Z Fold 4 will behind the S22 Ultra’s lead and include a slot for an S Pen stylus.

When are they coming out? Samsung has used its end-of-summer start to roll out updates to its Z line of phones in the past, so if that trend holds true these could Come in August or September. Last year’s Z series was announced in August


An early iPhone 14 created from Jon Prosser, designed by Ian Zelbo.

Jon Prosser

iPhone 14

Whereas the iPhone SE 3 is seemingly imminent, the next major iPhone update isn’t slated to hit pending the fall. Among the many rumored attempts and improvements for this year’s flagship line of iPhones complicated the regular upgrades to the processor and camera with the Pro and Pro Max possibly sketch 48-megapixel rear shooters, up from 12 megapixels that have been fake on previous iPhones. 

Potentially the biggest change in the iPhone 14, but, could be in the front camera placement for the 14 Pro and Pro Max. Rumors suggest Apple noteworthy finally ditch the notch and go with a hole or pill-shaped cutout instead. 

When are they coming out? Apple generally announces its most iPhone upgrades in September. 

Oppo Find N open

Google’s rumored Pixel foldable is rumored to be Difference in design to Oppo’s Find N, above. 

Eli Blumenthal

Google Pixel 7, 7 Pro and Pixel Notepad

Google is rumored to be employed on a few big Pixel upgrades this year, counting successors to the Pixel 6 line and a new foldable Pixel. According to 9to5Google, the Pixel 7 line will prankish a second-generation version of Google’s custom Tensor processor as well as an updated Samsung modem for connecting to cellular networks. A recent leak from OnLeaks and SmartPrix appears to show the invent of the 7 Pro, which is similar to last year’s Pixel 6 Pro styling.


The rumored Pixel 7 Pro. 


The outlet has also reported that the matter is working on a foldable Pixel that it says may be visited the Pixel Notepad. Not much is known about this procedure, though it is expected to run on Google’s Tensor chip. 9to5Google also says the imprint could be more affordable than the $1,800 Samsung charges for the Z Fold 3, and that its do could be more like Oppo’s Find N

When are they coming out? Google has traditionally done its big Pixel updates in October. Analyst Ross Young has tweeted that the foldable visited, in particular, may arrive in October. 

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