Prices are increasing since 2017. Apple started the trend it seems. They paved the way for others like always. And while we are on the subject of smartphones pricing, think about it: back in the days we were willing to spend thousands of dollars on computers that stayed home and were much more limited in features and usefulness. Today’s smartphones are the main or the only computing devices for many people. They are way more versatile than desktop computers or even portables. We should look at this when comparing or even writing about prices of these devices.