Top 5 Smartphones to look forward to in 2018

1. Samsung Galaxy S9

Source: Slashleaks

2. OnePlus 6

OnePlus 6 Concept

Source: YouTube

3. Samsung Galaxy X

Source: @evleaks

4. Google Pixel 3

Google Pixel 2

 

 

5. Apple iPhone X 2018

 

Source: 9to5mac

 

 

 

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Apple iPhone X 2018

 

 

Apple is rumored to be working on the successor of current flagship iPhone X which was launched last year in September. The new iPhone X 2018 will feature a 5.8-inch OLED display similar to its predecessor. It will also come with an improved FaceID and screen-to-body ratio.

According to a new report, Apple will launch a new iPhone X Plus alongside the regular iPhone X 2018. The new iPhone X Plus will feature a larger 6.3-inch OLED display. Both the new iPhones will come pre-installed with the new iOS 12 operating system.

 

 

Rests of the specs are still unknown but Apple is expected to launch new iPhone X lineup in September later this year. Stay tuned for more updates.

Source: 9to5mac

 

Top 5 Flagship Smartphones of 2017

 

1. Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Key Specs: 6.3-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display, Snapdragon 835 processor, 6GB RAM, Dual 12MP cameras on the back capable of shooting 4K videos, 8MP wide angle Selfie camera, 64GB/128GB built-in memory, IP68 certification, 3300mAh battery and Android Nougat OS.

Source: Samsung Galaxy Note 8

2. Apple iPhone X

Key Specs: 5.8-inch 18:9 Super Retina OLED display, A11 processor, 3GB RAM, 12MP dual cameras on the back, 7MP Selfie camera, a unique 3D facial recognition technology to support FaceID which replaces Apple’s TouchID, 64GB/128GB built-in memory and latest iOS 11 Operating system.

Source: Apple

3. Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Key Specs: 5.5-inch Retina Full HD display, A11 Bionic chipset with embedded M11 motion co-processor, Dual 12MP cameras on the back with Optical Image Stabilisation, 7MP Selfie camera, 64GB/128GB internal memory and latest iOS operating system.

Source: Apple

4. Google Pixel 2 XL

Key Specs: 6-inch POLED 18:9 Full HD+ display, Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB RAM, 12MP rear camera with laser auto focus and dual pixel phase detection, 8MP Selfie camera, 64GB/128GB internal memory, 3520mAh battery and Google’s latest Android 8 Oreo OS.

Source: Google

5. Huawei Mate 10 Pro

Key Specs: 6-inch 18:9 Full HD+ AMOLED display, Kirin 970 processor, 6GB RAM, Leica Dual camera setup (12MP + 20MP), 8MP wide angle Selfie camera, 128GB internal memory, 4000mAh battery and Android 8 Oreo OS.

Source: Huawei

Top 5 Budget Friendly Smartphones of 2017

1. Motorola Moto G5S Plus

Key Specs: 5.5-inch Full HD display, Snapdragon 625 processor, 3GB/4GB RAM, Dual 13MP f/2.0 on the back capable of shooting 4K videos, 8MP wide angle Selfie camera, 64GB internal storage with support for micro-SD card, 3000mAh battery and Google’s Android 7.1 Nougat OS.

Source: Amazon

 

2. Nokia 6

Key Specs: 5.5-inch IPS Full HD display, Snapdragon 430 processor, 4GB RAM, 16MP rear camera with PDAF, 8MP wide angle Selfie camera, 64GB internal storage, 3000mAh battery and Android 7 OS.

Source: Amazon

 

3. Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro

 

 

Key Specs: 5.5-inch Super AMOLED Full HD display, octa core Exynos 7870 processor, 3GB RAM, 13MP rear camera with LED flash, 13MP wide angle Selfie camera, 64GB internal storage, 3600mAh battery and Android 7 Nougat OS.

Source: Amazon

 

4. Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus

 

 

 

Key Specs: 5.99-inch Full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, Snapdragon 625 processor, 3GB/4GB RAM, 12MP rear camera with LED flash, 5MP Selfie camera, 32GB/64GB internal storage, 4000mAh battery and Google’s Android Nougat OS.

Source: Xiaomi

 

5. LG Q6

 

Key Specs: 5.5-inch 18:9 QHD display, Snapdragon 435 processor, 3GB RAM, 13MP rear camera, 5MP Selfie camera, 32GB internal memory, 3000mAh battery and Google’s Android 7.1 Nougat OS.

Source: Amazon

 

 

 

 

 

Apple officially launches new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

 

 

Apple has officially announced its latest flagship iPhones, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus featuring a new glass design and next generation iOS 11. Both these smartphones are the successor to Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.

 

 

The new iPhone 8 features a 4.7-inch LCD display with resolution of 1334 x 750 pixels (326ppi). In size, it measures 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3mm and weighs 148g. It is powered by Apple’s latest six-core A11 Bionic processor that is 25% faster than iPhone 7’s A10. For multimedia, the new iPhone 8 packs a new 12MP f/1.8 aperture camera at back that supports optical image stabilization and a 7MP f/2.2 aperture front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. The iPhone 8 comes pre-installed with Apple’s latest iOS 11. It also comes with TouchID that is built into the home button. In addition to that it supports wireless charging and have similar battery life as the iPhone 7.

 

 

The iPhone 8 Plus features a 5.5-inch Retina HD display with resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. In size, it measures 158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5mm and weighs 202g. It is powered by Apple’s latest hexa-core A11 Bionic chipset with embedded M11 motion co-processor  For multimedia, the new iPhone 8 Plus packs dual 12MP cameras (wide angle f/1.8 aperture plus telephoto lens f/2.8 aperture) at back with optical image stabilization and features like portrait mode and portrait lighting. It also comes with a 7MP f/2.2 aperture front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. Other features of iPhone 8 Plus include TouchID incorporated in the home button, Bluetooth 5.0, Apple Pay support and powerful battery with wireless charging capability.

 

 

The new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available to purchase in three different colors: Gold, Silver and Space Gray. Both these smartphones comes with a 64GB/256GB non-expandable memory. The new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will go on sale in selected markets including US and Europe starting September 22. The pre-orders will go live starting September 15th. Stay tuned for more updates.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Apple iPhone X Official 

 

Apple has officially announced its latest 10th anniversary special edition iPhone X featuring an all new bezel-less design and next generation iOS 11. It was extensively leaked for the past few weeks. The new iPhone X features an edge to edge 5.8-inch Super Retina OLED display with resolution of 2436 x 1125 pixels. It will be powered by six core A11 processor and 3GB RAM. For multimedia, the new iPhone X packs an updated dual cameras (12MP regular iSight camera and a 12MP telephoto lens) on back capable of shooting 4K videos and a 7MP front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. The new iPhone X is the first iPhone to come with 3D facial recognition technology to support FaceID that replaces Apple’s popular TouchID. There is also no home button on the front and its function has been replaced by gestures.

 

 

 

The new iPhone X runs Apple’s new iOS 11 with new features like redesigned control center and peer to peer Apple Pay support. For storage, it comes with 64GB/128GB non-expandable internal memory. In addition to that Apple iPhone X will be first iPhone to support wireless charging technology. The new iPhone X will go on sale in selected markets including US and Europe starting November 3 for £999. The pre-order for iPhone X will start on October 27. Stay tuned for more updates.

 

 

 

 

 

Update: Apple iPhone X video leaked ahead of release


Update: Apple iPhone X FaceID tricked by using a $150 mask

 

 

Update: Another iPhone X FaceID failure. 10-year old boy unlocks his mother’s iPhone X with such an ease.

 

 

Update: Apple is rumored to launch a new blushed gold iPhone X color variant in the coming weeks

 

 

Source: 9to5mac

Apple iPhone SE 2

 

 

The iPhone SE 2 is rumored to be the next mid-range iPhone from Apple featuring the next generation iOS 11. It was previously previously rumored that Apple might not release a successor to small screen iPhone SE but according to a new report from iGeneration, Apple will launch a second generation iPhone SE by the end of August 2017.

 

The design of new 4.0-inch iPhone will be similar to the predecessor iPhone SE (pictured above). Rests of the specs are still unknown but Apple is expected to launch a second generation iPhone SE at a press event by the end of August 2017.

 

The report also states that Apple is going to hold two launch events for the next generation iPhones, one in August end (for iPhone SE 2) and other in October (for iPhone 8). The new iPhone SE 2 will go on sale in selected markets in Europe for € 399. Stay tuned for more updates.

 

 

 

Update: Apple is rumored to launch second generation iPhone SE in first quarter of 2018

 

According to a new report, Apple will launch second generation iPhone SE in the first quarter of 2018. The new iPhone SE 2 will feature a 4.2-inch display and will be powered by A10 processor. The new entry level iPhone will be manufactured in India but will be available to purchase all around the world.

 

Source: 9to5mac

 

Update: Apple’s second generation iPhone SE will feature glass back to support wireless charging

 

 

 

According to a new report, Apple’s second generation iPhone SE will have glass back similar to latest flagships like iPhone X and iPhone 8 to support wireless charging. The new iPhone SE 2 will be powered by quad core A10 processor and 2GB RAM. For multimedia, it will pack a 12MP rear camera and a 5MP Selfie camera. For storage, it will come in 32GB/128GB non-expandable memory.

 

Rests of the specs are still unknown but Apple is expected to launch iPhone SE2 in the coming weeks.

 

Source: Tekz24

 

 

Update: Apple is rumored to launch second generation iPhone SE by the end of Q2 of 2018, says DigiTimes report

 

According to a new report from DigiTimes, Apple is expected to launch an entry level smartphone with LCD display and wireless charging capability in May or June later this year.

 

Source: DigiTimes

 

Update: Apple is rumored to launch second generation iPhone SE in May this year and it will not sport 3.5mm headphone jack, says report

 

 

 

According to a new report, Apple is expected to launch second generation iPhone SE 2 in May this year (2018). The new iPhone SE 2 will be powered by Apple’s A10 Fusion chipset. The design of new iPhone SE will be similar to the predecessor without the 3.5mm headphone jack.

 

Source: Macotakara

 

Update: Apple iPhone SE 2 live image leaked ahead of official launch

 

 

Via: 9to5mac