Top Trending Smartphones: Redmi Note 8 Pro, Realme XT 730G, Redmi Note 8T, Realme X2 Pro, Poco F2, OnePlus 7T Pro
Realme has confirmed that it’s bringing two new flagships to the country in December: Realme X2 Pro running on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus platform, and Realme XT 730G with the latest Snapdragon 730G.
There are wide rumours making news that Xiaomi’s sub-brand POCO is coming back with Poco F2 soon.
Xiaomi also confirmed that Redmi Note 8 Pro is coming to India on October 16.
The Redmi 64MP smartphone will be available via Amazon India. Redmi 8 also has been unveiled in India last day. Xiaomi is supposedly working on a new Redmi Note 8 smartphone, as per the leaked sources, a new T model, Redmi Note 8T.
Check out the top trending smartphones from this week.
Realme X2 Pro
Realme confirmed that it will Realme X2 Pro in India in December. The upcoming Realme flagship will run on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus platform. Realme X2 Pro is Realme’s first premium flagship in the entry-level premium space. Realme X2 Pro will feature a number of first-time features for a Realme smartphone as 90Hz fluid AMOLED display, Snapdragon 855+, dual stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos, Certified Hi-Res Sound Quality support, 50W VOOC Super Fast Charging support, 64MP quad camera with 20X zoom and much more.
Realme X2 Pro will be unveiled in Europe on October 15. Realme X2 Pro India launch will happen in December alongside Realme XT 730G. Realme X2 Pro India price is expected under 30,000 rupees in the entry premium flagship space.
Redmi Note 8 Pro
Redmi Note 8 Pro India launch has been confirmed. The 64MP Redmi smartphone is launching in India on October 16. A direct competitor to the super-hit Realme XT, the Redmi gaming beast will come 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).
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.
Realme XT 730G
Realme XT 730G India launch has been confirmed. The new Realme XT will come with Snapdragon 730G with almost the same features as the current XT model. Realme XT 730G will feature an AMOLED screen, quad camera system, 64MP Samsung GW1 sensor, in-display fingerprint sensor and the big battery will be there as it is. Snapdragon 730G features an improved Adreno 618 GPU and has special gaming-centric features to offer an enhanced flagship-level gaming experience.
The rear cameras on Realme XT 730G will remain the same as the standard Realme XT. But this time Realme XT 730G edition will support faster fast charging at 30W. Realme XT 730G will come with 30W VOOC FlashCharge support and an improved 32MP camera upfront inside the notch with Realme OS based on Android 10 expected.
The all new Redmi 8 has been unveiled in the country starting at Rs 7,999. Redmi 8 comes with an aura design on the out featuring a 6.21-inch HD+ water drop notched display, powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 439 processor. The hardware pairs with up to 4GB RAM and up to 64GB storage, supporting additional storage. Coming to optics, Redmi 8 will come with a dual camera system featuring a 12MP main camera and another 2MP depth sensor for portrait shots. Up front, Redmi 8 will come with an 8MP single wide camera.
Redmi 8 will run Android 9 Pie with MIUI 10.0.1.3 on top. Redmi 8 packs a larger battery this time. The whole package will be backed by a 5,000mAh battery supporting 18W fast charging sporting a USB Type-C port for charging (ships with 10W standard charger in the box).
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. The invites are out and OnePlus 7T Pro will launch globally today. 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 via Amazon. 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.