Weekly Trending Smartphones: Redmi K40, OnePlus Nord, Realme C11, Mi A4, Oppo Reno 4, OnePlus Nord, Pixel 4A
Redmi K40 coming? Chinese tipster Digital Chat Station on Weibo leaked out the details hinted at the device being Redmi K40. The Redmi K40 will come with MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset, 120Hz LCD display and 4,500mAh battery. A 120W Xiaomi charger leaked alongside.
OnePlus Nord has been officially confirmed by the company.
Realme C11 has been unveiled in Malaysia as well running on budget gaming-centric MediaTek Helio G35 chipset. Poco M2 Pro has been previously spotted on Bluetooth SIG and Wi-Fi Alliance, expected to launch in India in a few days.
Let’s check out the top trending smartphones from this week.
OnePlus Nord has been officially confirmed by the company. The device will be called OnePlus Nord, and the upcoming OnePlus series will be dedicated budget-focused entry-level flagship phones. OnePlus Nord will launch in India and Europe first, expected on July 10. OnePlus Nord live images are already out revealing the complete design. OnePlus Nord will come with a triple camera running on Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, so OnePlus Nord will come with 5G support.
Leaked by Slashleaks, the live images show us a punch-hole display upfront. Tipster Ishan Agarwal previously estimated OnePlus Nord to start at Rs 37,500 (converted), expected to come at under Rs 30,000 in India.
Redmi K40 leaked online alongside Xiaomi 120W charger. The leaked details reveal Redmi K40 with MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ chipset, 120Hz LCD display and 4,500mAh battery. Chinese tipster Digital Chat Station on Weibo leaked out the details hinted at the device being Redmi K40. It was previously spotted with 33W fast charging support on China’s 3C certification site. Redmi K30 was unveiled last year, while the upcoming Redmi K40 could be Poco X3 in India.
Poco X3 could be a remodelled Redmi K40 as well. The new smartphone spotted online could be Redmi K40 as more details are being revealed. The 120W charger from Xiaomi will become the fastest charging technology available commercially.
Oppo Reno 4, Oppo Reno 4 Pro
Oppo Reno 4 and Reno 4 Pro India launch will happen in July. The devices have already been unveiled in China. Reno 4 smartphones will come with punch-hole design, triple camera setup and 5G connectivity. Oppo Reno 4 and Reno 4 Pro features 6.43-inch and 6.55-inch AMOLED displays respectively. They are powered by the Snapdragon 765G SoC with 8GB, 12GB RAM and 128GB, 256GB storage options running on Android 10 OS with ColorOS 7.0 UI.
Oppo Reno 4 Pro sports a 48MP primary sensor, a 12MP secondary lens, and a 13MP sensor. Upfront, it features a 32MP shooter. Reno 4 dons a pill-shaped punch-hole to house a 32MP primary sensor with a 2MP secondary lens. Both Reno 4 phones are backed by 4,000mAh batteries with 65W fast charging support.
Realme C11 launched in Malaysia. The new Realme device features a 6.5-inch Mini-drop notch display with an HD+ (1600×720) resolution. Realme C11 will be powered by the 2.3GHz MediaTek Helio G35 gaming-centric budget chipset with the HyperEngine technology and IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU. Realme C11 comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB internal storage with support for additional storage. Realme C11 features a dual camera setup at the back.
The camera setup includes a 13MP primary sensor and 2MP depth sensor with a 5MP selfie camera upfront. Realme C11 houses a 5,000mAh battery and will ship with Android 10-based Realme UI. Realme C11 price in Malaysia starts at RM 429 (around Rs 7,500).
Poco M2 Pro
Poco M2 Pro price and specs are out. Confirmed now, Poco M2 Pro launch is all set to happen on July 7. The teased images confirm support for 33W fast charging. Poco M2 Pro could either be powered by the already available Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor or MediaTek Dimesnity 820 SoC. While it was being assumed to be Poco F2 Pro, but it seems to be the all-new Poco M2 Pro. The Poco M2 Pro has been previously spotted on Bluetooth SIG and Wi-Fi Alliance, and now it has received the BIS certification for launch in India.
Leaked by serial tipster Mukul Sharma, Poco M2 Pro has been found on the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) site with model number M2003J6CI. The model number matches up with the previously leaked Poco smartphone from Bluetooth certification and Wi-Fi Alliance sites.
Mi A4 could be coming soon. Mi CC10 series is in the works, and the upcoming CC10 device will probably be remodelled as Mi A4 in India. The device is said to be launching as early as next month, as it will succeed the Xiaomi Mi CC9 series. Mi CC9 in India was unveiled as a remodelled Mi A3, and the upcoming Mi A4 is expected to be remodelled Mi CC10 for India.
Mi A4 concept renders leaked early this year as well and some key details were leaked about the upcoming Xiaomi Android One smartphone. The recent leak about the upcoming Mi A4 sheds more log har about the camera setup and hardware.
Google Pixel 4A
Pixel 4A is said to be launching on July 13, tipped by serial leakster Jon Prosser. The device will come at a cheaper price tag than the current entry-premium iPhone SE 2020. While amid the pandemic Google Pixel 4A is yet to have a launch date, the pricing leaks continue to pour in, and the latest is said to undercut iPhone SE 2020 by a good margin. The previous leaks hinted at a similar price for Google Pixel 4A as iPhone SE 2020.
Pixel 4A was said to be Starting at $399 (around Rs 42,500) for the base model. The recent 9to5Google report hints at Pixel 4A starting at $299 (Rs 22,650) for the base model with 64GB storage, while the 128GB Pixel 4A is said to cost $349 (around Rs 26,450).