Download our app google-play-badge
view 3998.0 views

Game on! Here are the top smartphones for gaming in 2022 - Prune



It's time to put on your game face and delve into the world of mobile gaming this year. The latest smartphones come with powerful features that make them an ideal pocket device to play games apart from the gaming consoles. And the good news is you need not have to buy an expensive handset to enjoy them.


There are many budget-friendly options, with other top-end smartphones offering a seamless gaming experience. These have fast-performing processors under the hood, sharper displays, and higher battery capacity. From Call of Duty to PUBG, you can enjoy your favourite games on the latest handsets. So, if you're planning to buy a new mobile phone and gaming is your priority, then the tech experts at Prune have compiled a list of some of the best smartphones for gaming this year. Read on!


OnePlus 9

When it comes to high-quality smartphone features, the OnePlus 9 delivers. And it is one of the best Android smartphones for mobile gaming. It comes with the powerful and faster Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset, giving your handset gaming performance an edge. It also has a high refresh rate of 120Hz, crystal-clear audio quality, and long battery life that gives you an engaging experience. Whether you're playing a lighter version of a mobile game or the one that has advanced graphics, the OnePlus 9 can handle it all with ease. So if you're a OnePlus fan and into mobile gaming, you must give this smartphone a try!


Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate


If you're a staunch mobile gamer, you can't skip over Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate. It comes with features that offer the best mobile gaming experience. Even if you run a game on its highest possible settings, the smartphone will continue to work effortlessly. With a Snapdragon 888 processor, 18GB RAM, and 512GB of starting internal storage, it gives other smartphones a run for their money. It also has a large OLED screen of 6.78-inch, and the company has retained the impressive refresh rate of 144Hz. And its display makes the game graphics look sharper, brighter, and the game apps run smoothly. The dual front-facing speakers also add to the overall experience while playing a game or watching a movie.


Oppo A31


The Oppo A31 is one of the budget smartphones that give you an immersive mobile gaming experience. The handset features a 6.5-inch large screen with 1600 x 720 pixels resolution. It comes with large internal storage of 128GB that is expandable up to 256GB. And with 6GB RAM to go with it, you can easily download heavy gaming software on your smartphone. It also comes with a powerful 4230mAh battery that keeps the power consumption while playing mobile games considerably low. This way, you need not charge your smartphone frequently as you download and play your favourite mobile games. The games run smooth and without a glitch, so It is a good choice if you are on a tight budget.


Samsung Galaxy S21 Plus


The Samsung Galaxy S21 is an ideal choice for mobile gaming with its quality features. With one of the best variable refresh rates in the market, this flagship smartphone allows you to enjoy a fast and responsive gaming experience. It has 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage that is expandable up to 1TB! So you don't have to worry about storage issues on the phone. Other than that, the Galaxy S21 Plus also has an AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 120Hz, along with improved battery life to support your mobile gaming.


Poco X3 Pro


It is yet another best budget smartphone for mobile gaming in India. You can easily switch between heavy gaming apps without facing a slag in performance. With a high 120Hz refresh rate, HDR, and stereo speakers, this smartphone is a complete package for your gaming needs. It comes with a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 processor and features a large 6.67-inch full HD+ LCD. Poco X3 Pro also has a generous battery of 5160mAh with 33W fast charging support so you can enjoy gaming and video playing all day long. For a budget price, this smartphone is a steal to enjoy mobile gaming.


Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite NE 5G


This smartphone by Xiaomi has made a name for itself as one of the high-performing budget smartphones. With the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 778 processor, the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite NE offers good gaming capabilities. It has a large and vibrant 6.55-inch AMOLED screen with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution. But not just any AMOLED screen, because it comes with 10-bit colour depth support that amps up your mobile gaming experience. And while it has a refresh rate of 90Hz, it still manages to work smoothly like the handsets with a 120Hz refresh rate.


What are your thoughts about these smartphones for mobile gaming? Which one would you like to buy? Let us know!



To learn more about the latest tech news and updates, download the Prune app or visit the website right now!