Since most manufacturers release a variety of functional and performance devices, especially for you we have compiled a list of the best smartphones for work and business.
Of course, some models in this list will also be suitable for ordinary users, for use in everyday life. Therefore, when compiling descriptions, we tried to focus on how certain features of the smartphone will help in the work.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Release Date: August 2018 | Weight : 205 grams Dimensions: 162 x 76.4 x 9 mm | Operating System: Android 8.1 | Screen diagonal: 6.4-inch | Resolution: 2960 × 1440 | Processor: Exynos 9810 | RAM: 6/8 GB | Internal memory: 128/512 GB (expandable up to 1 TB with microSD) Battery Capacity: 4,000mAh | Main Camera: 12 MP + 12 MP | Front camera: 8 MP
Price: from 35 999 rubles.
If you need a better business smartphone, and you are not limited by budget, then be sure to pay attention to the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. It has all the necessary functionality, a huge screen, an impressive amount of RAM and a 4000 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 may have up to 1TB of internal memory depending on the package. The device also has a microSD slot and 3.5mm headphone jack - not all flagships can boast this.
Speaking of any special features that might come in handy, it is worth noting the improved Bluetooth stylus (S Pen). The smartphone itself can be connected to a dock via USB-C or HDMI for use in DeX mode, which emulates a desktop environment. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a truly impressive device.
- Long battery life.
- Advanced S Pen stylus .
- Too bulky.
- Secondary updates.
Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus
Release Date: March 2019 | Weight : 175 grams Dimensions: 157.6 x 74.1 x 7.8 mm | Operating System: Android 9 | Screen diagonal: 6.4-inch | Resolution: 1440 x 3040 | Processor: Snapdragon 855 / Exynos 9820 | RAM: 8/12 GB | Internal memory: 128/512 GB / 1 TB Battery Capacity: 4,100mAh | Main Camera: 12 MP + 12 MP + 16 MP | Front camera: 10 MP + 8 MP
Price: from 43 635 rubles.
At the moment, the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus is undoubtedly one of the best smartphones in the world. The device is great for working with all popular applications and allows you to perform some office tasks without a PC. All this is possible thanks to the incredibly powerful "stuffing", the excellent 6.4-inch QHD Super AMOLED display and the first-class camera.
The battery with a capacity of 4100 mAh also pleases. It is enough for comfortable use throughout the day. Therefore, it is unlikely that you can be taken by surprise. Despite the fact that the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus is still not a business-oriented smartphone (which is the Galaxy Note 9), it copes well with all work tasks.
- Excellent display.
- Good camera.
- High price.
- Restrained design.
Weight : 177 grams Dimensions: 155.7 x 75.4 x 7.8 mm | Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo | Screen Diagonal: 6.3 inches | Resolution: 1080 x 2280 | Processor: Quad-core (4 × 2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold 4 × 1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) | RAM: 6 GB / 8 GB | Internal memory: 64 GB / 128 GB | Battery Capacity: 3300mAh | Main Camera: 20MP + 16MP | Front camera: 16 MP
Price: from 26 490 rub.
OnePlus 6 is one of the best budget flagships among those available on the Android smartphone market today. The device is great for working tasks and comes in two configurations: with 6 GB and 8 GB of RAM. And most users will have enough version with 6 GB of RAM.
The disadvantages are the relatively small battery capacity, only 3,300 mAh. So if you use your smartphone quite often during the day, this can be a problem. Fortunately, the device supports fast charging .
Like other phones, the OnePlus 6 also lacks a microSD card slot. The device itself comes with 64 GB and 128 GB of RAM to choose from. The main advantage of OnePlus 6 is the affordable price. And for many, it can cross out all its other shortcomings.
- High performance and excellent camera.
- Pure Android .
- Only Full HD resolution.
- No microSD support.
Release Date: September 2018 | Weight: 177 grams Dimensions : 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm | Operating System : iOS 12 | 5.8-inch screen diagonal | Resolution : 1125 × 2436 | Processor : A12 Bionic | RAM: 4 GB | Internal memory capacity: 64/256/512 GB | Battery Capacity: 2658mAh | Main Camera: 12 MP + 12 MP | Front camera: 7 MP
Price: from 64 990 rubles.
If you are looking for an excellent business smartphone from Apple, you are unlikely to find anything better than the iPhone XS. The device boasts a magnificent 5.8-inch OLED display, good battery life and an excellent camera, which is undoubtedly one of the best among smartphones.
iPhone XS is not the most affordable device. At the same time it has a magnificent design and is able to handle almost all the work tasks. If you can't afford to buy the iPhone XS but want an iOS device, then look out for the iPhone 8 , which we'll also cover in this list.
- High performance.
- Great camera.
- Low running time.
- High price.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Weight: 195 grams Dimensions : 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm | Operating System: Android 7.1.1 Nougat | Screen Diagonal: 6.3 inches | Resolution: 1440 x 2630 | Processor : Exynos 8895 | RAM: 6 GB | Internal memory: 64 GB / 128 GB / 256 GB | Battery Capacity: 3300mAh | Main Camera: Dual 12MP | Front camera: 8 MP
Price: from 33 990 rubles.
The Galaxy Note 8 is another high-performance device from Samsung that is task-oriented. Thanks to the large Infinity Display screen, it is convenient to work with documents, images on the smartphone. The device itself is difficult to call bulky - Galaxy Note 8 easily fits in your pocket.
Separate support for the branded Pen S stylus, which greatly simplifies work with many applications. With the release of the Galaxy Note 9, the price of the previous model has fallen sharply. So if you are thinking of buying this business-oriented smartphone, there will be no better moment.
- High performance.
- Great camera.
- High price.
- Weak speaker.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
Release Date: November 2018 | Weight: 189 grams Dimensions : 157.8 x 72.3 x 8.6 mm | Operating System: Android 9 | Screen Diagonal: 6.39 inches | Resolution: 1440 x 3120 | Processor : Kirin 980 | RAM: 8 GB | Internal memory capacity: 256 GB | Battery Capacity: 4200mAh | Main Camera: 40 MP + 20 MP + 8 MP | Front camera: 24 MP
Price: from 45 900 rubles.
For the first year, Huawei has been producing excellent smartphones that successfully compete with the more well-known and expensive Western competitors. Mate 20 Pro is one of the best Android smartphones available on the market today. It has an impressive "stuffing" and all the functionality necessary to solve working issues. In addition, the smartphone is equipped with a 6.39-inch display with QHD resolution and HDR10 support, as well as an excellent battery with a capacity of 4200 mAh, which lasts for about a day and a half.
- High price.
- Not the most user-friendly user interface.
Google Pixel 3
Release Date: November 2018 | Weight: 148 grams Dimensions : 145.6 x 68.2 x 7.9 mm | Operating System: Android 9 | Screen diagonal: 5.5-inch | Resolution : 1080 x 2160 | Processor : Snapdragon 845 | RAM: 4 GB | Internal memory: 64/128 GB | Battery Capacity: 2.915mAh | Main Camera: 12MP | Front camera: 8 MP + 8 MP
Price: from 45 490 rub.
Google's flagships have always been known for their high performance and excellent build quality. In addition, they always run on "pure" Android, without any additional applications or sophisticated user interfaces. This is one of the reasons that the device is considered one of the best among business-oriented.
Google Pixel 3 has a 5.5-inch screen with Full HD resolution, an impressive battery that lasts for about a day of use, and an excellent camera. If you are looking for a smartphone to work on "pure" Android, be sure to pay attention to Google Pixel 3.
- Great camera from Google that got even better.
- It conveniently lies in your hand.
- Not the best battery life.
- The frame is too big.
Weight: 148 grams Dimensions : 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm | Operating System: iOS 11 | Screen Diagonal: 4.7-inch | Resolution : 750 x 1334 | Processor : A11 | RAM: 2 GB | Internal Memory: 64/256 GB | Main Camera: 12MP | Front camera: 7 MP
Price: from 37 300 rubles.
Any iPhone from Apple boasts excellent build quality, simple intuitive user interface and free access to a huge database of really useful business applications.
Despite the fact that the iPhone 8 is no longer the latest model in Apple's smartphone lineup, it still has decent speed, powerful software and a waterproof case. Compared to the iPhone X , which the company recently released, it has a more affordable price, which means that the device is more suited to work tasks. Especially if you plan to buy smartphones for the entire department.
If you are currently using an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus, it is not necessary to upgrade to the G-8. But for owners of older devices, like the iPhone 5, it's worth considering switching to the iPhone 8.
- Good camera
- Supports wireless charging
- Slight differences from the iPhone 7
- Not the best battery life