The Lockdown Period is ending in phases and sooner or later it is destined to end. So let’s take a look at the top 10 interesting upcoming smartphones which you can buy post the lockdown period.
1. OnePlus 8 Pro
OnePlus has already unveiled its next-generation flagship, the OnePlus 8 Pro. The price of the smartphone is also released. The phone will come at a price of Rs 54,999 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option and Rs.59,999 for the 12GB RAM with 256GB storage variant
OnePlus 8 Pro is equipped with a 6.78-inch Quad HD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate along with a 240Hz touch sampling rate, 1200nits brightness, HDR10+ support, JNCD=0.4, 10-bit colors, MEMC and it comes with 40 percent less Blue Light.
The OnePlus 8 Pro is the first smartphone from OnePlus that is loaded with a quad-camera setup. It has a combination of 48-megapixel Sony IMX689 sensor, f/1.7 aperture, OIS, a 48-megapixel ultra-wide camera with a Sony IMX586 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, a 3x telephoto lens with f/2.2 aperture with 30x digital zoom, OIS and a Colour Filter Camera.
It comes with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to UFS 3.0 with turbo write and HPB. On the battery front, it is powered by a 4510 mAH battery with Warp Charge and it comes with wireless charging support.
The OnePlus 8 is said to launch in India, at a starting price of Rs 41,999 for the base variant of 6GB RAM + 128GB of internal storage. The OnePlus 8 with 8GB RAM, 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 44,999, and the top variant of the OnePlus 8 with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage will cost you at Rs 49,999. Well we have already covered the OnePlus 8 on Tech2Stop so for detailed info click here.
3. Mi 10
Xiaomi was set to launch the latest Mi 10 smartphone on 27th April, however, due to Coronavirus lockdown, the company has postponed the event. Xiaomi 10 is loaded with a 6.67-inch full HD+ AMOLED HDR+ display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 90Hz refresh rate, 1,200 nits of peak brightness, 5,00,000:1 contrast ratio.
The Mi 10 features a quad rear camera setup with a combination of 108-megapixel main camera with a 7-element lens, 1/1.33-inch sensor, and OIS support, 13-megapixel wide-angle lens with a 123-degree field of view and f/2.4 aperture, and a pair of 2-megapixel cameras with f/2.4 lenses. On the front side, there is a single 20-megapixel camera for selfies.
It is powered by the 2.84GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC with Adreno 650 GPU. Xiaomi Mi 10 has a 4,780 mAh battery which supports 30W wired charging and 30W wireless charging.
4. Mi 10 Pro
Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro comes with a premium price tag. It flaunts a waterdrop display and offers amazing visuals. The device delivers a great performance overall. It has a long-time power backup along with fast charging so the battery can be refilled easily. There is an impressive front sensor and the camera is equally well-equipped with high-resolution lenses. However, It houses giant storage but lacks expansion, which is the major drawback. Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro price in India is expected to be at around Rs. 51,190. and the phone is expected to be launched on the 15th of May, 2020. For a detailed info head over to our coverage on the Mi 10 Pro
Vivo V19 features a 6.44-inch Super AMOLED display with FHD+ 2400 × 1080 pixels resolution. The display is integrated with an in-display fingerprint sensor. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 processor coupled with 8GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB onboard storage that is further expandable via a microSD card.
For photography, Vivo V19 sports a rectangular quad-camera setup with a combination of a 48-megapixel primary sensor (f/1.79), 8-megapixel wide-angle lens (f/2.2), 2-megapixel bokeh lens (f/2.4) and a 2-megapixel macro sensor (f/2.4). It’s dual-selfie cameras comprise of a 32 megapixels main shooter (f/2.0 primary) and an 8 megapixels wide-angle lens (105° wide-angle f/2.2). Both the front and back camera setups support Super Night mode and Ultra-Stable video.
On the battery front, the phone is backed up by a 4,500mAh battery which supports up to 33W fast-charging support. It runs on the latest FuntouchOS 10 based on the latest Android 10 OS. On the software front, Vivo V19 runs Funtouch OS 10 based on Android 10. Connectivity options include 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C port, GPS/GLONASS and dual SIM support.
Motorola Edge features a curved 6.7-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio HDR10 + display with a 90Hz refresh rate. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 SoC with Adreno 620 GPU. It will come with a 4GB/ 6GB RAM capacity. There is 128GB onboard storage that is expandable to up to 1TB via a microSD card.
It also comes with a triple camera setup a 64-megapixel primary camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture, 16-megapixel 117-degree wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture and an 8-megapixel telephoto camera for 3x optical zoom, f/2.4 aperture. Additionally, you will get a ToF sensor on the back. The front camera is a 25-megapixel lens with f/2.0 aperture. The phone runs Android 10 out-of-the-box and packs a 4,500mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging support.
7.Motorola Edge Plus
It packs a curved 6.7-inch (2520 × 1080 pixels) full-HD+ OLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate, 21:9 aspect ratio, and HDR10+ certification. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC with Adreno 650 GPU. The phone has 12GB LPPDDR5 RAM with 256GB UFS 3.0 storage.
In the imaging department, Motorola Edge+ is equipped with a triple camera setup with a combination of 108-megapixel primary camera with f/1.8 aperture and 0.8-micron pixel size, 16-megapixel 117-degree ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture and an 8-megapixel telephoto camera that comes with OIS support and provides 3x optical zoom output. For the front, there is a 25-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 aperture and 0.9-micron pixel size.
Motorola Edge+ runs on Android 10 and is backed up by a 5,000 mAh battery with 18W wired and 15W wireless fast charging, 5W wireless reverse charging. The phone also has an in-display fingerprint sensor.
8.Realme Narzo 10
Realme was set to launch its new Realme Narzo series, however, the company postponed the event due to Coronavirus lockdown. Although there is no information about the official specs of the upcoming smartphone, many believe that this phone will be a rebranded version of Realme 6i. The smartphone features a 6.5-inch HD+ mini-drop display with 1600 x 720 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3+ protection and 20:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone runs on RealMe UI based on Android 10 and comes equipped with a rear fingerprint sensor.
Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by Octa-Core MediaTek Helio G80 12nm processor with ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU. It has 3GB/4GB RAM, 64GB/128GB storage, and expandable memory up to 256GB with a microSD card slot.
On the camera front, it is loaded with a combination of a 48-megapixel camera with an aperture of f/1.8, an 8-megapixel sensor with an f/2.3 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro sensor with an aperture of f/2.4, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. There is a 16-megapixel camera up front, with an f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling. Realme 6i is backed up by a 5000mAh battery with an 18W charger bundled.
9.Realme Narzo 10A
This Phone is reported to be a Thailand variant of the Realme C3. The smartphone features a triple-camera setup with a 12 megapixels primary sensor, 2 megapixels depth sensor, as well as a 2 megapixels macro camera. The water drop-notch at the front houses a 5 megapixels selfie camera.
Realme C3 features a 6.5-inch HD+ display with a screen resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels. The phone is powered by MediaTek Helio G70 processor. It is loaded with a 5,000mAh battery, which comes with 10W fast charging support. The phone runs on Android 10 with Realme UI running on top of it.