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With the evolution of smartphones moving so quickly, there is ever something waiting in the wings. In fact, no sooner are you done spying on the latest phone that there’s eager anticipation for the next big thing! In India especially, several upcoming smartphones have recently been announced, making a list of the top upcoming phones coming to India rather exciting. These latest upcoming gadgets offer the hottest innovations in mobile technology,
which would effectively make your investment way better. What’s more, with these phones ranging from distinct flagship gadgets to budget offerings, any buyer would definitely have something to wait for. So, which are the upcoming smartphones of 2019 in India? Here is a list of ten new smartphones coming soon in India.
1.XIAOMI REDMI K20 PRO
This unique device is now the latest flagship phone of the Independent brand, Redmi. This Snapdragon 8-series powered (Snapdragon 855) device comes with up to 256GB storage and 8GB RAM. What’s more, it features a Super AMOLED 6.39-inch HDR display that boasts no bezels. Rather, a pop-up module houses the phone’s front camera while the back camera is a dual-camera module that comes with a remarkable 48MP sensor. Finally, it offers a decent battery life with its 4000 mAh battery.
Also on this list is the exclusive Realme X, a flagship smartphone of the company. Besides boasting a Snapdragon 710 SoC, this device features a pop-up camera as well as edge to edge display. The phone’s back camera comprises 48MP stack, a 5MP front camera with a unique design that is expertly based on an exclusive gradient glass design. Realme X comes with a 6.53-inches screen display, 3765 mAh battery, with diverse RAM options ranging from 6 up to 8GB. Lastly, there are two storage space options to choose from mainly 64 and 128GB.
3.SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 10 and NOTE 10 PLUS
This Samsung smartphone features a 6.3-inch display and will come with an AMOLED panel that offers a refresh rate of 60Hz. Just like with Samsung’s Galaxy S10 series, it will also be a punch-hole display. In particular, the Galaxy Note 10 will comprise a base vibrant that runs on 8GB RAM in addition to a storage space of 256GB. Samsung is expected to also launch a Plus model as with their other Pro Series variants. The Note 10 Plus will boast 12GB RAM with similar storage space (256GB) like the regular Note model. The gadget will effectively run on the latest Qualcomm chip, with Samsung Company using the recently unveiled Snapdragon 855 Plus to run the standard Note 10 model. Samsung Note 10 is expected to hit the Indian market by the end of August.
4.SAMSUNG GALAXY A80
Imagine having a camera which doubles as the front and rear shooter, incredible, isn’t it? This is precisely what you should expect from Galaxy A80. This device comprises a 48MP camera that features a unique ToF sensor to suit both ‘rarefies’ and ‘selfies’ through housing the phone’s camera in a fantastic swivel module. It features an AMOLED 6.7-inch display screen and runs on a distinct Snapdragon processor. As for the storage, it comes with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage space and 3700 mAh battery.
5.SAMSUNG GALAXY FOLD
The Galaxy Fold by Samsung is among the few upcoming foldable smartphones set to hit the Indian market in 2019. Boasting six cameras, a convenient and pocketable design, as well as two displays, this is certainly a phone to be excited about! It features a dynamic 7.3-inch AMOLED display screen and runs using the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 complemented by a distinct Exynos processor. What’s more, it comes with a fantastic 12GB RAM in addition to the 512GB storage space and a reasonable 4380 mAh battery. The back cameras come with a 12MP, 12 MP, and 16MP pack while the front camera comprises a 10MP, 8MP, and 12MP pack.
6.APPLE IPHONE XI
This is the upcoming Apple annual refresh. With the iPhone XI, you will enjoy a unique triple-camera back setup with the front part remaining the same as the standard model. There are various anticipated upgrades, particularly to its performance courtesy of a new GPU and processor. Currently, it is difficult to predict the next iPhone’s name. Nonetheless, two size options are expected, although there have been several rumors. Initially, it was presumed that the handset would not be 5G enabled; but considering Apple has squashed the spat it had with Qualcomm, this could change. Also, the rear could feature a triple camera. Nonetheless, this update is expected to hit Indian markets in September, in two size variants
7.GOOGLE PIXEL 4
This new Google smartphone, a variant of the Pixel series is expected to comprise two Pixel variants mainly 4 and the 4 XL, and its release date as per Google is set for October 2019. Since it is several months before it makes its debut, Google has not offered much information. Nonetheless, Google has confirmed that it does indeed exist and have even shown its camera and rear design in their tweet in response to the renders and leaks. As per the multiple leaks and Google images, the phone features at least two cameras though there is one leak that indicates a relatively small third rear lens.
Nevertheless, it appears that it features multiple rear cameras, a rather new feature for the Pixel series. Additionally, it also appears as though it will feature deal selfie cameras but excluding a 3.5mm port. Other features and specs expected include wireless charging, a distinct Snapdragon 855 chipset, Android, Active Edge Technology which will effectively enable you to summon the Google Assistant app by squeezing the phone’s edges.
8.XIAOMI MI 9
This new Xiaomi release is a fantastic device that comes with a triple-camera setup (40MP+16MP+12MP) that boasts among the highest DxOMark ratings. What’s more, it also promises turbo-charged performance courtesy of the remarkable Snapdragon 855. The Xiaomi Mi 9 features a 6.39-inch OLED display, with RAM options of 6 and 8GB, not to mention 64 and 128GB storage options. Also, it is expected to offer a decent battery life courtesy of its 3300mAh battery.
9.LG G8 THINQ
The G8 THINQ LG smartphone, which is yet to announce a release date in India, is also another upcoming smartphone in 2019 in India. This device will feature its trademark touchless navigation, which could be an excellent feature to keep you engaged. It features a 6.1-inch AMOLED display and is powered by the Snapdragon 855 Qualcomm processor. Moreover, it comes with a rear (16MP+16MP) camera pack 8MP front pack complemented by a remarkable ToF sensor. The LG G8 THINQ offers 6/8GB RAM and 128/256GB storage space, in addition to a reasonable battery life courtesy of its 3500 mAh.
10.HUAWEI MATE X
Finally, the Huawei Mate X, another foldable phone, is yet another phone set to make its way into India in 2019. Besides the unique foldable feature, Huawei Mate X also includes a fantastic 5G radio. Courtesy of the company mating their 5G 5000 Bailong radio chip to the 980 Kirin chipset, this smartphone will boast 5G capabilities. The Huawei Mate X comes with a 6.6-inch front display (when folded) devoid of a camera or notch. This is mainly since the phone’s rear panel unfolds to lie flat with the front subsequently creating a substantial 8-inch display boasting a 2480 X 2200 resolution.
The phone has an ergonomically designed bar at the edge to allow you to hold the phone once it is open comfortably. Moreover, it also comes with an antenna designed for the (5G) radio and houses a triple-camera Leica branded setup. Mate X includes a phenomenon 40 MP wide-angle lens in addition to a telephoto 8MP lens and ultra-wide 16MP lens. Lastly, this 11mm thick phone (when folded) also includes a 4500mAh battery that operates with SuperCharge, a new Huawei enhancement that operates at 55Watts.
After a relatively slow few years, the smartphone world has effectively hit the ground running in 2019, which is a delight for all smartphone fans, particularly in India. Nonetheless, although this is only a small portion of the upcoming smartphones of 2019, it should, however, serve as a guide for any smartphone fan for what to expect throughout the year.
The list of upcoming smartphones in India
The new phones for 2019
- 2.REALME X
- 3.SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 10 and NOTE 10 PLUS
- 4.SAMSUNG GALAXY A80
- 5.SAMSUNG GALAXY FOLD
- 6.APPLE IPHONE XI
- 8.XIAOMI MI 9
- 9.LG G8 THINQ
- 10.HUAWEI MATE X