5 new smartphones coming to India soon (including Moto RAZR)
2019 has been a great year for smartphone enthusiasts. From stunning foldable phones to DSLR-killers and spec-loaded flagships, we have already seen some of the best handsets of the year. However, the party isn't over yet as several other capable handsets, including the much-awaited Motorola RAZR (2019), Galaxy S10 Lite, and the Redmi 30, are likely to arrive in India soon. Take a look!
The newly launched Motorola RAZR (2019) is likely to arrive in India by December-end or early January. The smartphone features a clamshell form-factor featuring a 6.2-inch HD+ OLED primary screen and a 2.7-inch secondary display which is used for checking notifications in the folded state. Under the hood, it packs a Snapdragon 710 chipset and a 2,510mAh battery.
Motorola RAZR (2019) houses a single 16MP (f/1.7) main camera (under the secondary display) and another 5MP selfie snapper housed in the notched area of the foldable screen. Thanks to the foldable profile, the 16MP snapper doubles up as a front-facing camera to capture selfies.
The Galaxy S10 Lite will arrive as the most affordable smartphone from the Galaxy S10 line-up. According to the leaks, it will feature a centrally-aligned punch-hole design and a 6.7-inch AMOLED screen with a full-HD+ resolution. The handset will reportedly pack a flagship-grade Snapdragon 855 processor, 8GB of RAM, upto 128GB internal storage, and a 4,370mAh battery with 45W fast-charging technology.
For photography, the Galaxy S10 Lite is said to house triple rear cameras including a 48MP (f/2.0) main sensor, 12MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle sensor, and a 5MP (f/2.2) depth sensor. To capture selfies, the phone will house a mighty 32MP (f/2.2) front-facing snapper.
Samsung will also launch a cheaper version of the Galaxy Note 10, the Note 10 Lite, in the coming days. The key details of the phone are pretty scarce. However, reports suggest that it will sport a 6.5-or 6.7-inch AMOLED screen with Infinity-O styled notch design and full-HD+ resolution. Also, it will run Android 10-based One UI 2 and pack an Exynos 9810 processor.
Xiaomi recently launched the LTE and 5G versions of the Redmi K30 in China and the former variant is now expected to arrive in India next month. The phone features a 6.67-inch edge-to-edge screen with a pill-shaped punch-hole design, 120Hz refresh rate, and full-HD+ resolution. Under the hood, the LTE model packs a Snapdragon 730G chipset and a solid 4,500mAh battery.
The Redmi K30 houses a quad rear camera setup comprising a 64MP (f/1.8) main sensor, 8MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle lens, 5MP macro camera, and another 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. Up front, it features a 20MP (f/2.2) main sensor and a 2MP lens to capture depth details.
Lastly, Realme is all set to launch the Realme X2 in India on December 17. The handset is an upgraded version of the best-selling Realme XT with a comparatively faster Snapdragon 730G processor. It features a 6.4-inch full-HD+ AMOLED screen and an in-screen fingerprint reader. The phone offers up to 8GB RAM, up to 128GB storage, and a 4,000mAh battery with 30W fast-charging technology.
The quad-camera unit on the Realme X2 comprises a 64MP (f/1.8) main sensor, 8MP (f/2.3) ultra-wide-angle sensor, 2MP (f/2.4) dedicated macro camera, and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. On the front, the phone offers a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper.