2020 has already seen brands rolling out with their high-end, premium smartphone models. While the likes of Samsung, iQoo, Xiaomi and Realme have released smartphones that are 5G-compatible, smartphone brands have already announced a host of soon-to-be-released smartphone models that are sure to excite the Indian consumers.
While the likes of Samsung S20 series and Xiaomi X50 Pro 5G were released earlier this year, brands like OnePlus have announced some impressive additions in the coming months. If you are planning to buy a smartphone in the not too distant future, here is a list of upcoming mobile phones that will surely pique the interest of smartphone enthusiasts in the country.
Samsung Galaxy A52
Expected to be one of the best smartphone under 20000, the Samsung Galaxy A52 smartphone is expected to propel Samsung back into the top two places, when it comes to the market share for the last quarter of 2020.
The smartphone sports an impressive 6.5-inch Super AMOLED, bezel-less display, with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and a water drop notch finish. Furthermore, the smartphone is powered by the Samsung Exynos 9 octa-core 9611 processor, and comes with the Mali-G72 MP3 GPU.
On the camera front, the smartphone boasts a quad-rear camera setup with a 48MP primary shooter, and also flaunts a 32MP selfie camera. This device will also come with a 6GB RAM to boot, along with a 128GB in-built storage capacity, which can be expanded up to 512GB via microSD card.
While OnePlus has made a conscious effort to cater to the premium segment with their flagship products in the past, the brand announced that they would be going back to their roots with their next model.
OnePlus Nord, also dubbed ‘OnePlus Z’ has been designed to cater to the sub-premium segment, and will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset. OnePlus also announced that the smartphone will come equipped with a 12GB RAM, and will also pack a 4,115mAh battery with 30W Warp Charge fast-charging support.
On the camera front, the smartphone will house a quad-rear camera setup with a 48MP primary camera, and will also come with a dual-front camera setup, which will include a 32MP selfie camera.
The smartphone will provide consumers with the critically-acclaimed OnePlus experience, while offering the smartphone at an affordable price.
Poco F2 Pro
With impressive features like face unlock and in-display fingerprint sensor, Poco F2 Pro is yet another smartphone that is already getting the Xiaomi users excited.
The smartphone is expected to be unveiled soon in the Indian market, and will sport a 6.67-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. Furthermore, the smartphone is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, and will come with a 6GB RAM in its base variant.
Running on Android v.10 OS, the smartphone will also pack a 4,700mAh non-removable battery, while supporting proprietary fast charging.
On the camera front, Poco F2 Pro comes with a quad-rear camera setup with a 64MP primary shooter, and will house a 20MP selfie camera on the front.
Redmi Note 9
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 is expected to hit the Indian markets soon, and will sport a 6.53-inch full HD+ display. The smartphone will be powered by the MediaTek Helio G85 chipset, and this offering by Xiaomi is also expected to be a massive success, and is already being touted as the best smartphone under 15000.
This smartphone will have up to 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage, and will also house a quad-camera setup at the back with 48MP primary shooter, which also includes an ultrawide lens, a macro lens and a depth sensor.
Redmi K30 Pro
Following the massive success of K20 Pro, which became one of the top-selling smartphones for Xiaomi, the brand has announced that it will unveil its successor, Redmi K30 Pro later this year.
The smartphone will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, and will come with a notch-less display, while supporting 5G connectivity. Furthermore, the phone will also support 33W fast charging, and will also house a 4,700mAh battery.
With a massive 6.67-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, the Redmi K30 Pro smartphone will come equipped with a quad-rear camera setup, with a 64MP primary shooter, and will also house an impressive 20MP selfie camera on the front.
The smartphone will also come with an 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage, and could help Xiaomi establish a substantial lead over its competition for the market share in India.