Upcoming Smartphones October 21: OnePlus 9RT, Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, Asus 8Z, JioPhone Next
Upcoming mobiles in India in October 2021? After some good releases in October, India will see a few smartphones launching in October amidst the grand festive season. We are already into the end of the year, and a bunch of anticipated smartphones will be making their way to the country in October. With a lot still in the waiting line, this month will see some great devices being unveiled.
From flagships to mid-range phones, we will see some much-awaited devices launching in October India.
Checkout the upcoming smartphones in October in India.
All set to launch in October, Pixel 6 will come with a 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a punch-hole cutout. The display will offer 120Hz refresh rate and will be powered by the in-house Google chipset, said to be on par with the Snapdragon 870 SoC. Pixel 6 will run on Android 12 OS out of the box and will be backed by a 4,614mAh battery. The phone will have two variants: 8GB RAM coupled with 128GB and 256GB internal storage.
In terms of optics, Pixel 6 will have a dual-camera featuring a 50MP primary wide-angle sensor and a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens. Upfront, the device will have a 8MP snapper. The upcoming Google phones are said to come with 33W fast charging technology with the power bricks inside the box.
Pixel 6 Pro
Coming to the Pro model, the top-end Pixel 6 Pro will have a triple camera setup on the back, an upgrade over Pixel 6. The device will come with a 50MP wide-angle lens, a 12MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 48MP telephoto camera. The device is said to feature a 12MP camera upfront. The device is also said to have additional optical zoom with some extra camera features. Pixel 6 Pro wilo sport a 6.71-inch Quad HD+ OLED display with curved edges and 120Hz refresh rate.
Pixel 6 Pro will come with upto to 12GB RAM and three storage variants: 128GB, 256GB and 512GB options. The phone is said to be backed by a 5,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging technology support. As Pixel 6, the Pixel 6 Pro will run on Android 12 out of the box.
OnePlus 9RT launch date has earlier been tipped, said to launch in early October. OnePlus 9RT specifications have been leaked ahead of launch alongside price. OnePlus 9RT launch date is said to be around October, and will probably come with the Snapdragon 870 SoC. Leaked OnePlus 9RT price is expected to start at CNY 2999 for the base 8GB RAM model with 128GB storage, which means the OnePlus 9RT price in India may start at somewhere around Rs 35,000.
The previous report also claimed that the OnePlus 9RT launch will happen in India and China in October. OnePlus 9RT 3C listing also confirmed OnePlus 9RT will support 65W fast charging.
JioPhone Next launch is expected by the end of October or early November. The company postponed JioPhone Next launch till Diwali, so it could take place in the first week of November. JioPhone Next will come with an HD+ display running on the Android 11 Go edition. The upcoming Jio phone will be powered by the Qualcomm 215 Mobile Platinum processor with 3GB of RAM.
JioPhone Next will have a 13MP OmniVision rear camera and an 8MP selfie camera.
Launched in May, Asus Zenfone 8 will be available globally as the Asus 8Z, expected to launch in the Indian market in October. A few days back Asus officially confirmed that it will bring in a little tweaked model to the county, to be called the Asus 8Z. Asus 8Z will have a 5.9-inch compact display offering Full-HD+ resolution, dual-camera system with a 64MP primary lens and a 12MP secondary sensor.
Under the hood, Asus 8Z will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC paired with up to 16GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage.