As 2016 is only few hours away, we look back at the biggest smartphone launches of this year. The first half of the year brought us flagship Smartphones from HTC, Samsung and LG. During the second half Apple, BlackBerry, OnePlus and Sony launched their flagship Smartphones. Few weeks ago, I asked subscribers of our BBM Channel (C000D98CC) to vote for the best smartphone of 2015. Since BBM Channels is prominently used by BBM community, there is no surprise that BlackBerry PRIV won the vote for the best flagship device of 2015. It is the first BlackBerry smartphone from BlackBerry featuring Google’s Android OS. The top 5 Flagship Smartphones of 2015 are as follows :
Key features : 5.4-inch Dual Curved Edge 2K display, Innovative new Slider Keyboard, Snapdragon 808 CPU, 3GB RAM, 18MP camera, powerful 3410mAh battery, BlackBerry security and Google’s Android 5.1 Lollipop OS.
Key features : 5.7-inch Super AMOLED QHD display, 1.5GHz octa core Exynos 7420 CPU, 4GB RAM, 16MP rear camera with OIS, 5MP Selfie Camera, fingerprint scanner, powerful 3000mAh battery and Google’s Android 5.1 Lollipop OS.
Key features : World’s first smartphone to feature 4K display resolution, 5.5-inch 4K display with resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels, octa core Snapdragon 810 CPU, 3GB RAM, 23MP main camera, 5MP Selfie Camera, fingerprint scanner, powerful 3430mAh battery and Google’s Android 5.1 Lollipop OS.
Key features : 5.7-inch QHD display with resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, Snapdragon 810 CPU, 3GB RAM, 12MP Primary camera, 8MP Selfie camera, fingerprint scanner, USB Type-C port, 3450mAh battery and Google’s latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS.
Key features : 5.5-inch Full HD 1080p display with 3D Touch technology, Apple A9 CPU, 2GB RAM, 12MP iSight camera with OIS, 5MP Selfie Camera, 2915mAh battery, TouchID fingerprint scanner and latest iOS 9 operating system.
In addition to all the above flagship Smartphones, OnePlus’ OnePlus 2 deserves a special recognition in this category. Key features include : 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 810 CPU, 4GB RAM, 13MP primary camera with OIS, 5MP Selfie Camera, USB Type-C port, fingerprint scanner, 3300mAh battery and Google’s Android 5.1 Lollipop OS. Stay tuned or follow our social media channels (BBM Channel : C000D98CC, Twitter, Instagram) for more more updates. Join in the conversation and leave your thoughts in the comments section.