Best smartphone deals of 2022

It might be a new year, but we still like to score discounts and deals on our purchases. And, of course, that extends to finding the best smartphones to buy this 2022.

As we did in 2021, we’ll be updating this list monthly with new (or relatively new) handsets you can get at discounted prices. If that’s something you’re looking for, it’s time to scroll!

Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 

SRP: PHP 9,490 Sale price: Starts at PHP 8,082.44

You can get one of Xiaomi‘s newer phones at a discounted rate right now. This base Redmi Note 11 model gets a 50-megapixel quad-camera array and a 13-megapixel selfie shooter. It also has a 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate and 180Hz touch sampling rate, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 processor, up to 6GB of RAM, and up to 128GB of storage. The Redmi Note 11 also sports a large 5,000mAh battery with 33W wired fast-charging support. It’s a good deal for an entry-level phone with dual speakers and a 3.5mm headphone jack. You can get it in Graphite Gray, Twilight Blue, and Star Blue.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 (Edit by LiTT website)

Buy the Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 (Global Version) from Lazada HERE. *

Buy the Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 from Lazada HERE.

Buy the Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 (4GB, Global Version) from Shopee HERE.

moto G51 5G

SRP: PHP 11,495 Sale price: PHP 9,795

If you’ve been eyeing Motorola‘s moto G51 5G, you can get it at a good deal. It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 5G paired with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It gets a 50-megapixel rear camera setup paired with a 13-megapixel front camera. The moto G51 5G has a pretty large 6.8″ FHD+ 120Hz display, and you get an equally large 5,000mAh battery.

Buy the moto G51 5G HERE.

realme 8i

SRP: PHP 11,990 Sale price: PHP 10,989

This realme 8 series phone is available at a discounted price right now. This is the first realme handset powered by a MediaTek Helio G96 processor, and the option on sale is the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage model. This smartphone also comes with the Android 11-based realme UI 2.0, a 6.6-inch FHD+ LCD with a 120Hz refresh rate, 50-megapixel triple rear camera setup, and a 16-megapixel selfie camera. It’s built for all-day use with a 5,000mAh battery with 18-watt fast charging support over USB-C. Both Space Black and Stellar Purple options are available to buy right now.

realme 8i on blue and green background (Source: LiTT website)

Buy the realme 8i HERE.

OPPO A94 

SRP: PHP 13,999 Sale price: PHP 13,499

The OPPO A94 is a smartphone built for mobile content creators and vloggers; thanks to the many camera tools it comes with using its 48-megapixel quad-camera + a 32-megapixel selfie camera. Beyond that, it runs on a MediaTek Helio P95 chip paired with 8GB of RAM, 128GB of expandable storage, and Android 11-based ColorOS 11.1. It might have a smaller 4,310mAh battery, but you can quickly recharge it with its 30W VOOC Flash Charge support. Plus, that Fantastic Purple looks great in person. (It’s also available in Fluid Black.)

OPPO A94 (Edit by LiTT website)

Buy the OPPO A94 from Lazada HERE.

Buy the OPPO A94 from Shopee HERE.

Infinix Zero X Pro 

SRP: PHP 14,990 Sale price: PHP 13,699

If you want the more capable Infinix Zero X device, the Pro is available at a discounted price. As with the other members of its series, it gets a periscope lens with 5x optical and 60x digital magnification. It also has a 108-megapixel triple rear camera array and a 16-megapixel selfie shooter. This MediaTek Helio G95-powered handset has a 6.67-inch AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate, a 4,500mAh battery with 45-watt wired charging support, and an 8GB RAM + 128GB storage configuration. The Infinix Zero X Pro comes in Tuscany Brown, Nebula Black, and Starry Silver.

Infinix Zero X Pro (Edit by LiTT website)

Buy the Infinix Zero X Pro from Lazada HERE.

Buy the Infinix Zero X Pro from Shopee HERE.

vivo Y73

SRP: PHP 14,999 Sale price: PHP 13,999

This camera-centric Y series phone from vivo is an excellent taste of what camera features you get from the company’s devices. It comes with a 64-megapixel triple rear array paired with a 16-megapixel front. The vivo Y73 gets a 6.44-inch Full HD+ display and runs on a MediaTek Helio G95 processor paired with Funtouch OS 11.1, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. The slim phone gets a smaller 4,000mAh battery, but what’s good is it supports 33W fast charging.

Buy the vivo Y73 from Lazada HERE. 

Buy the vivo Y73 from Shopee HERE.

Tecno Camon 18 Premier

SRP: PHP 15,990 Sale price: PHP 14,990

If you’ve been eyeing Tecno Mobile’s mid-range smartphone with its stabilized gimbal camera, you can get it at a good deal right now. The Tecno Camon 18 Premier runs on a MediaTek Helio G96 processor with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of expandable storage. It has a big 6.7-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, runs on Android 11-based HIOS 8.0, and comes with a 4,750mAh battery. The camera setup that promises steady footage includes a 64-megapixel triple rear camera setup and a 32-megapixel selfie camera. You can buy the Tecno Camon 18 Premier in either Polar Night (dark gray) or Vast Sky (sky blue gradient).

Tecno Camon 18 Premier (Edit by LiTT website)

Buy the Tecno Camon 18 Premier HERE.

OnePlus Nord CE 2 

SRP: PHP 18,990 Sale price: PHP 16,850

The OnePlus Nord CE 2 refreshes the series with a slimmer profile. It gets a powerful spec list, including 65W SuperVOOC charging for its 4,500mAh battery, MediaTek Dimensity 900 5G, OxygenOS 11, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. The camera setup includes a 64-megapixel triple rear camera array and a 16-megapixel front-facing camera. And it also has a 6.43-inch 90Hz Fluid AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution. You can get the OnePlus Nord CE 2 in Bahama Blue and Gray Mirror.

OnePlus Nord CE 2 (Edit by LiTT website)

Buy the OnePlus Nord CE 2 from Lazada HERE.

Buy the OnePlus Nord CE 2 from Shopee HERE.

Huawei nova 8 

SRP: PHP 19,999 Sale price: PHP 16,990

The Huawei nova 8 is a smartphone built for younger, stylish users. It comes with a 64-megapixel quad-camera setup with a 32-megapixel selfie camera. It also gets 66W SuperCharge support for the nova 8’s 3,800mAh battery. The nova 8 gets a 6.57-inch curved OLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate, Kirin 820E processor, EMUI 12, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. Since it runs on Huawei Mobile Services, you can access Huawei’s AppGallery and Petal Search to get the apps you need. The nova 8 comes in an attractive Blush Gold.

Huawei nova 8 (Edit by LiTT website)

Buy the Huawei nova 8 from Lazada HERE.

Buy the Huawei nova 8 from Shopee HERE. 

POCO F4 GT 

SRP: PHP 27,590 Sale price: PHP 24,390

Now’s probably the best time to get this new powerful POCO device. The POCO F4 GT comes armed with the top-of-the-line Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset paired with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. It has a 6.67-inch flat AMOLED DotDisplay with a 120Hz refresh rate and 480Hz touch sampling rate, HDR10+ support, and Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. For cameras, you get a 64-megapixel triple rear camera setup and a 20-megapixel front. It has a LiquidCool Technology to keep it cool, a quad-speaker setup, and Dolby Atmos Hi-Res Audio support for your entertainment and gaming purposes.

Buy the POCO F4 GT from Lazada HERE.

Buy the POCO F4 GT from Shopee HERE.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 

SRP: PHP 41,990 Sale price: PHP 38,990

Get a good deal on this Fan Edition handset. The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE gets some of your favorite Samsung flagship specs, including a 6.4-inch FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with a 120Hz refresh rate, Exynos 2100 processor, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of storage. It gets a 12-megapixel triple camera setup paired with a 32-megapixel front camera. The Galaxy S21 FE also has a 4,500mAh battery with 25W fast-charging support.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE (Edit by LiTT website)

Buy the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE (256GB) from Lazada HERE.

Buy the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE from Shopee HERE.

Apple iPhone 13

SRP: Starts at PHP 52,490 Sale price: Starts at PHP 50,890

If you want to get your hands on an iPhone 13, why not get it at a few thousand pesos off. The iPhone 13 comes equipped with a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR display, Apple’s A15 Bionic chip, iOS 15, and 5G connectivity. Apple brings its camera smarts into this phone with its dual 12-megapixel wide and ultra-wide cameras at the back and 12-megapixel TrueDepth front-facing camera. You can experiment with your videos with the help of Apple’s Cinematic mode. To protect the phone, the iPhone 13 comes with IP68 water resistance. This handset also supports Apple’s MagSafe wireless charging feature. It is available in Blue, Midnight, Pink, Starlight, and (PRODUCT)RED.

Apple iPhone 13 (Edit by LiTT website)

Buy the Apple iPhone 13 from Lazada HERE.

Buy the Apple iPhone 13 from Shopee HERE.


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