Top Trending Smartphones: Redmi Note 8T, Realme X2 Pro, Poco F2, OnePlus 7T Pro, Pixel 4
Realme confirmed that it will soon launch Realme X2 Pro running on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus platform, the company’s first true flagship. It has also been confirmed that the flagship device will be called Realme X2 Pro.
There are wide rumours making news that Xiaomi’s sub-brand POCO is coming back with Poco F2.
Xiaomi supposedly working on a new Redmi Note 8 smartphone, as per the leaked sources. With both the Redmi Note 8 models out, the leak hints at the T model, which was even earlier hinted in multiple leaks.
Let’s check out the top trending smartphones from this week.
Realme X2 Pro
Realme confirmed that it will soon launch Realme X2 Pro running on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus platform, the company’s first true flagship. It has also been confirmed that the flagship device will be called Realme X2 Pro. The Snapdragon 855 Plus Realme smartphone was earlier called Realme XT Pro, but it’s Realme X2 Pro, Realme’s first entry-level flagship.
Realme X2 Pro or Realme Snapdragon 855 Plus smartphone will probably launch in China first and then in India, expected during the end of 2019. The device will be priced somewhere around Ra 25,000 to take on Redmi K20 Pro.
Redmi Note 8T
Xiaomi supposedly working on a new Redmi Note 8 smartphone, as per the leaked sources. With both the Redmi Note 8 models out, the leak hints at the T model, which was even earlier hinted in multiple leaks. The company has been upgrading its smartphones very quick, and the latest generations have very little gap. Hence a T model will allow the company to offer the upgraded features in a short period instead of launching a new generation series altogether.
The freshly leaked Redmi Note 8T smartphone will come with Qualcomm’s latest gaming-centric Snapdragon 730G chip. Redmi Note 8 Pro already runs on MediaTek Helio G90T, a mid-end flagship gaming processor. Snapdragon 730G packs in AI-powered gaming features with higher clock speed and better performance compared to Helio G90T.
There are wide rumours making news that Xiaomi’s sub-brand POCO is coming back, and the company will supposedly launch a new device by this month. As an upgrade, Poco F2 will come with a dot-notch display and thin bezels on the sides with a slight chin at the bottom. Poco F2 will feature an AMOLED screen, triple camera system at the back, rear-mounted fingerprint scanner instead of in-display fingerprint scanner, Snapdragon 855 and Android 9 Pie-based MIUI 10.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC will pair with 6GB or 8GB of RAM with a 6.39-inch display. Poco F1 still remains the most affordable Snapdragon 845-powered smartphone, and similarly Poco F2 will be again launched in the same 20,000-range.
OnePlus 7T Pro
After OnePlus 7T, the company will now launching the upgraded top-end OnePlus 7T Pro in October. The invites are out and OnePlus 7T Pro will launch globally on October 10. Successor to OnePlus 7 Pro, the 7T Pro will come with upgraded cameras and features as OnePlus 7T. As OP 7 Pro, the 7T Pro will feature a similar design, pop-up selfie camera, vertically-aligned rear cameras and curved 90Hz Fluid display. OnePlus 7T Pro will run on the latest Snapdragon 855 Plus chip, Warp 30T new fast charging support and triple cameras.
The setup will include a 48-megapixel sensor, an 8-megapixel telephoto unit with 3x zoom, 16-megapixel ultra-wide sensor, 4,085mAh battery, in-display fingerprint scanner, Android 10 OS out of the box. The device will be available India imminently, again expected to be priced around the same Rs 50,000 range.
Google Pixel 4
The much-awaited Pixel smartphones will be debuting this month, Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. Set to launch on October 15, the upcoming Google flagships will be the first ever Pixel smartphones to come with more than one camera at the back. Pixel 4 smartphones will feature a 12.2MP primary sensor coupled with an ultra-wide-angle lens and a telephoto lens. Both the Pixel 4 devices will run on Snapdragon 855 SoC coupled with 6GB RAM, 128GB storage and the latest Android 10 out of the box.
Pixel 4 XL will sport a 6.23-inch Quad HD+ AMOLED 90Hz display in an 19:9 aspect ratio, Pixel 4 will have a smaller sized display. Pixel 4 XL will have a 3,700mAh battery with fast charging support, while the regular Pixel 4 will come with a 2,800mAh battery. The devices will feature Soli radar for gesture navigation and Motion Sense features.
The latest OnePlus 7T launched in the country last week, and it’s now available at Amazon Great Indian sale. The device packs in a triple-camera system inside a circular design packed in a frosted matte finish layer. The display size has increased to 6.55-inches in an 20:9 aspect ratio along with the water drop notch. The triple-camera system on OnePlus 7T comprises of a 48MP main sensor, 16MP ultra-wide sensor with a 117-degree field of view and a third 2X telephoto camera.
OnePlus 7T imaging software has been specifically designed to support Super Stable. OnePlus 7T runs on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus chip with a new Warp Charge 30T technology, which is 23 percent faster than the previous OnePlus 7 Pro’s Warp 30 charging technology, starting at Rs 37,999.
Redmi Note 8 Pro
Redmi Note 8 series is coming to India soon. It remains the most awaited device in India now, and is a direct competitor to the super-hit Realme XT. The gaming beast Note 8 Pro comes with a 6.53-inch Full HD+ screen offering an immersive 91.94 percent screen-to-body ratio with a 3D curved CG5 glass sandwich body. Redmi Note 8 Pro also comes with a quad camera system at the back. Note 8 Pro comes with the 64MP Samsung GW1 sensor with f/1.7 aperture, 2MP depth sensor, 8MP Ultra Wide lens and 2cm Macro lens.
Redmi Note 8 Pro comes with the newly launched gaming-centric flagship MediaTek Helio G90T processor with upto 8GB RAM and 128GB storage with a larger 4,500mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging support running on Android 9 Pie based on MIUI 10. Redmi Note 8 Pro starts at Rs 14,000 in China for the 4GB/64GB model (converted).