#TechBytes: Top 5 flagship smartphones available in India
Thinking of buying a new flagship smartphone? Well, it's not going to be an easy choice. With major smartphone companies like Apple and Samsung offering brilliant devices, and new companies like Huawei and OnePlus coming up with competitive devices sporting top-of-the-class features, choosing a flagship device is bound to be confusing. To help you out, we've shortlisted the 5 best flagship devices currently available.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9, for unmatched performance
The S Pen-powered Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is an extremely innovative device with a 2.7GHz 64-bit octa-core Exynos 9810 processor and a 4,000mAh battery. The IP68 rated device has a 6.4-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED screen, and offers dual intelligent 12MP rear cameras that adjust to extreme lighting conditions. Additionally, AKG tuned speakers provide a delightful audio experience. The 128GB variant costs Rs. 67,900.
Google Pixel 2 XL, pure experience by Google
Google Pixel 2 XL is another contender and has top-notch ergonomics. The waterproof, Android 8.0 device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor coupled with 4GB RAM for blazing fast performance. Additionally, you get an unrivaled single 12.2MP camera with dual autofocus to capture all your precious moments. Google also assures 3 years of OS updates. The 64GB variant costs Rs. 60,999.
Apple iPhone X, a masterpiece
Built to commemorate the iPhone's 10th anniversary, the Apple iPhone X is truly a beauty with its immersive 5.8-inch notched OLED display. The dual 12MP rear cameras with OIS make for amazing photographs, while the front camera supports FaceID unlocking. The device is powered by Apple's A11 Bionic hexa-core processor, has 3GB RAM, and a 2,716mAh battery. The 64GB variant costs Rs. 88,700.
OnePlus 6, great performance at a great price
The OnePlus 6 comes with a 6.28-inch Optic AMOLED Display and is powered by Snapdragon 845 SoC, with up to 8GB RAM for unparalleled performance. Its 16MP+20MP dual rear camera with OIS captures astonishing details and allows for great portraits, slo-mo, and 4K videos at 60 fps. Additionally, OnePlus Fast Charging charges your phone in mere minutes. The 6GB+64GB variant costs Rs. 34,999.
Huawei P20 Pro, the photography expert
In a bid to revolutionize smartphone photography, Huawei partnered with German camera-maker Leica for its P20 Pro flagship device. The P20 Pro is capable of capturing outlandish pictures and outshines almost all other flagships with its triple 40MP+20MP+8MP Leica-developed rear cameras. The smartphone boasts a 6.1-inch OLED display, and is powered by Huawei's own Kirin 970 processor. The 6GB+128GB variant costs Rs. 64,999.