Upcoming Smartphones: The state of upcoming smartphones as of now, is very peculiar. On one hand, there are literally hundreds of handsets available in all price brackets, making it seem like the market is oversaturated. But then, there is always the craving of that next phone. In fact, the concerned technologies are evolving so rapidly that if you didn’t buy a newly launched phone just for a few months, it’s always better to wait for the upcoming phones. Upcoming mobiles price list in India from major smartphone manufacturers such as Samsung, Apple, Oppo, Vivo, OnePlus, Xiaomi, LG,
So if you are looking to buy a new phone and none of those that are currently in the market match your needs, these are the most promising upcoming mobile phones that might. Just be aware that most of the information has leaked through unofficial channels and there might be some deviations at the actual launch. Here we have listed upcoming smartphones in India that will be launched in India soon. Check out the price and launch date of the upcoming smartphones 2018.
Upcoming Smartphone in India 2018 List
Apple iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max
Apple has extended its 2018 iPhone lineup by unveiling iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max in California, San Jose. Apple iPhone XR is only one model that would be affordable this year. They will all be running iOS 12 operating system. They are featured with a glass at both front and rear along with the aluminum frame. It is also comparatively thicker than iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max at 8.3mm. It weighs 194 g.
Apple iPhone XR in-houses 1,792 x 828 pixels resolution stretched across a 6.1-inch IPS LCD screen, resulting in 326 ppi pixel density. Similarly, the iPhone XS has a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED screen featuring 2,436 x 1,125 pixels resolution. Apple iPhone XS Max, just like the iPhone XS, offers a 6.3-inch screen with 2,688 x 1,242, making up for a higher pixel density of 458 ppi.
All three models feature a scratch-resistant glass and an oleophobic coating on the front to keep the fingerprint smudges at bay. It is powered by Apple’s A12 Bionic chip, which is an upgrade over last year’s A11 Bionic. The Apple iPhone XR will be available in white, black, blue, yellow, coral and (PRODUCT)RED.
It is also the most ‘affordable’ iPhone this year, starting at Rs 76,900 for the 64GB variant. It will be up for pre-orders from October 19, and sale is expected to start October 26. Apple iPhone XR comes in three variants: 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. Coming to the 128GB variant, it will cost 81,900, while the 256GB version will cost Rs 91,900, according to the Apple India website.
Apple iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max will be in space grey, silver in addition to a new gold finish starting at Rs 99,900 and Rs 109,900, respectively. Apple iPhone XS in 256GB is Rs 1,14,900, while the 512GB costs Rs 1,34,900. With iPhone XS Max, the 256GB option will cost Rs 1,24,900 and the iPhone XS Max in 512GB storage costs Rs 1,44,900.
Apple iPhone XS and iPhone XS will be up for grabs in India starting September 28.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Prime
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Prime is mentioned in an upcoming smartphone in India 2018 list as it has been not launched yet. Likely this phone will be released in Festival season. The smartphone gets an all metal unibody design, a 5-inch full HD 1080p display, 4100 mAh large battery, Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor with 3GB of RAM and 32GB are under the hood.
Talking about the storage capacity, the mobile come with two storage variants including 3GB RAM with 32GB storage and 2GB RAM has 16GB storage. This smartphone features with a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera and also support 4G LTE and VoLTE.
After a huge success of Nokia 6, the company is trying to bring a new version of Nokia 6 as Nokia 6 (2018). It is a slim device with a bezel-less 5.8inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1,080 x 2,280 pixels. It is featured with 4GB RAM that will be sufficient for the heavy game. It has a dual camera set-up with 16MP + 5MP lenses with dual-color LED flash. For the clear selfie, it gets a 16MP front camera. The upcoming smartphone is powered by a 3,060mAh Li-ion battery. It is expected to launch at Rs 15,999 in India.
Moto G6 Plus
The Moto G-series is almost like the mid-range king- with impressive hardware, reasonable price tag and the much beloved stock Android. As you can guess, the upcoming smartphone, Moto G6 Plus will be a successor of existing G6 and is expected to hit the market by June.
- Display- 5.9 inches IPS LCD (1080 x 2160 resolution)
- Processor- Snapdragon 630 SoC
- RAM- 4 GB
- Storage- 32 GB
- Front camera- 16 MP, LED Flash
- Rear camera- 12 MP + 5 MP, Dual-color LED Flash
- Battery- 3300 mAh
- Expected price- 17,990 INR
Nokia has finally made a comeback with a bang and there seems to be no end to the devices in its arsenal. After the recently released the Nokia 6 Plus and Nokia 7, the company is rumoured to unveil a new line of Edge-series. The expected price of this upcoming handset, Nokia Edge is to be Rs. 19999 in India. Nokia Edge will be launched in July, 2018. The 32GB variant of upcoming smartphone, Nokia Edge costs around Rs. 19999. The notable change in this mid-range device is that it will be powered by MediaTek processor.
- Display- 5.2 inches IPS LCD (1080 x 1920 resolution)
- Processor- MediaTek MT6755 SoC
- RAM- 3 GB
- Storage- 32 GB
- Front camera- 13 MP
- Rear camera- 23 MP, LED Flash
- Battery- 3600 mAh
- Expected price- 19,990 INR
Xiaomi Mi 8
Finally the Chinese mobile maker Xiaomi has officially confirmed that upcoming smartphone, Xiaomi Mi 8 to be launched in July 2018 as it has been launched in China in June. It will be the next Mi-series flagship smartphone of Xiaomi. After much speculations about the smartphone and its name, to be Mi 7 or Mi 8, the company will be skipping the Mi 7 altogether and will directly launch the Mi 8 in the series, citing its 8 year anniversary this year. Xiaomi Mi 8 will sport with a 6.2″ (15.75 cm) display with a screen resolution of Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) and it will work on Android v8.0 (Oreo) operating system.
Check out the other specification below:
- Display- 6.2 inches (1080 x 1920 pixels resolution)
- Processor-Adreno 630 GPU
- RAM- 6 GB
- Storage- 64 GB
- Camera-16 MP
- Battery- 3550 mAh
- Expected price- 34999 INR
Sony Xperia XZ3 – Awaited Upcoming Smartphone
Japanese smartphone maker, Sony had launched the Xperia XZ2 at Mobile World Congress 2018 earlier, after that the company made an announcement regarding the upcoming mobile, the XZ2 will be launched with a dual-camera system. So, Sony Xperia Z3 has been announced but has not been released – hence why we’ve kept it in upcoming smartphones 2018 list.
Likely, the smartphone is scheduled to launch on Oct 31, 2018, at an expected price tag of Rs. 75,990 in India. The mobile will be available with a single variant that will be 4 GB RAM / 64 GB internal storage. It is expected to available in Black, White Silver, Forest Green, Bordeaux Red colour.