Top 6 Android smartphones set to launch in December 2018
The year 2018 has been quite eventful for smartphone aficionados. So far, we've seen a bunch of devices from Xiaomi, OPPO, Vivo, Huawei, and Samsung. We have also welcomed the latest OnePlus flagships, and the latest iPhones and Pixel phones. However, as we inch towards 2019, there's more in store for everyone. Here are top 6 smartphones expected to launch in India in December.
OPPO R17 Pro sports a 6.4-inch full HD+ display, an in-display fingerprint sensor, and Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection. It features a 12MP+20MP dual rear-camera paired with a Time-of-Flight 3D camera and a 25MP front camera. The phone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor, paired with 6GB RAM, 128GB of internal storage and packs 3,700mAh battery with support for SuperVOOC Flash Charge.
Android One-based Nokia 8.1, a rebranded version of Nokia X7, will be unveiled internationally on December 6 and is expected to launch in India on December 10. The phone will feature a 6.18-inch full-HD+ display, a 12MP+13MP dual rear-camera setup, and a 20MP selfie snapper. It will come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor, 4GB/6GB RAM, 64GB/128GB of storage (expandable upto 400GB) and 3,500mAh battery.
ASUS is set to launch the ZenFone Max Pro M2, and perhaps ZenFone Max M2 in India on December 11. The Pro version will feature a 6.0-inch full-HD+ display with Gorilla Glass 6 protection, 12MP+5MP rear-camera, and a 16MP front camera. It will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, paired with upto 6GB RAM, upto 64GB of expandable storage, and a 5,000mAh battery.
OnePlus will launch the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition in India on December 12, a day after its unveiling in London. While very little is known about the phone itself, we expect this special edition to pack top-end specs (10GB RAM rumored), a redesigned back panel with McLaren logo, a customized theme, and an orange-colored alert slider, given it is McLaren's signature color.
Samsung is working to launch its latest Galaxy A8s mid-ranger with a new Infinity-O display as early as December 2018. As per leaks, the phone will feature a 6.3-inch display with full-HD+ resolution, a 24MP+5MP+10MP triple rear-camera, and a 24MP selfie camera. It will come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor, paired with 6GB RAM, 128GB of expandable storage, and 3,400mAh battery.
Huawei Nova 4, the Galaxy A8s look-alike with a display camera hole, is expected to be launched in China on December 12. And while there are no details about the phone's launch in India, we expect Huawei to bring it to the country by year-end. As for the specifications of Huawei Nova 4, not much is known as of now.