Top 10 Upcoming Mobile Phones in India

Updated 07 - Oct - 2018

A number of new mobile phones have been announced recently, making the list of best upcoming phones coming to India, quite interesting. These latest upcoming smartphones offer the newest innovations in mobile technology. So here’s our list of the best upcoming in India 2018. These upcoming mobile phones range from flagship devices to budget offerings and thus every kind of buyer would have something to wait for. More importantly, newer devices will also feature the latest mobile hardware and software, which would make your investment that much better. So,without further ado, here are the best upcoming smartphones 2018 in India.




Google Pixel 3
1

Google Pixel 3

The Google Pixel 3 will be the first Pixel phone with a notch. It has been leaked countless times and images show the phone will have a 5.4-inch AMOLED panel. There will be a dual camera unit at the front while at the back will be a single lens camera.

Google Pixel 3 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4GB | 64 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 2160)
Processor :
2.5 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12.2 MP
Front camera :
8 + 8 MP
Battery :
2915 mAH
Soc :
Snapdragon 835
Google Pixel 3 XL
2

Google Pixel 3 XL

The Pixel 3 XL will be massive with a 6.7-inch P-OLED display with 100 percent DCI-P3 coverage. The phone will look similar to the previous versions with minor changes and will be powered by a Snapdragon 845 SoC. At the front will be two cameras for the first time, while at the back will be a single lens camera. Further, this will be the first Pixel phone with a notch.

Google Pixel 3 XL - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4GB | 64 GB
Display :
6.3 (1440 x 2960)
Processor :
2.5,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12.2 MP
Front camera :
8 + 8 MP
Battery :
3430 mAH
Soc :
Snapdragon 845
Huawei Mate 20
3

Huawei Mate 20

The Huawei Mate 20 will be the first phone to be powered by the 7nm Kirin 980 SoC, and due to launch sometime in October. There are strong chances the phone will come to India, and if it does, it will be the first Mate series flagship to come to India. If rumours are to be believed, there could be four cameras on the back of the phone with a giant bezel-less display with under-display fingerprint sensor.

LG V40 ThinQ
4

LG V40 ThinQ

The LG V40 was also announced in October and will sports five cameras on its body -- Three at the back, two up front. Further, it's IP68-rated water and dust proof and has a 6.4-inch P-OLED screen with a notch.

LG V40 ThinQ - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
6 GB | 128GB
Display :
6.4 (1440 X 3120)
Processor :
2.7 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 + 16 + 12 MP
Front camera :
8 + 5 MP
Battery :
3300 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
Nokia 7.1
5

Nokia 7.1

The Nokia 7.1 was announced in Europe in October with no tentative date for India. It's the first mid-range phone with an HDR display. The phone can also upscale SD videos to HDR. It's powered by a Snapdragon 636 and got a 12+5MP dual camera unit at the back.

Nokia 7.1 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.84 (720 X 1280)
Processor :
1.8 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 + 5 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
NA mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Moto G7
6

Moto G7

The Moto G6 has been launched for sometime, but leaks have already started coming out for the Moto G7. It will also have a similar glass design with a 6.4-inch display with a waterdrop notch. The phone could be powered by a Qualcomm processor and might have a 16+5MP dual camera unit at the back.

Moto G7 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 GB
Display :
6.4 (1080 x 2340)
Processor :
Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 + 5 MP
Front camera :
12 MP
Battery :
3500 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon
HTC U12+
7

HTC U12+

HTC's flagship phone for this year brings a refined glass design that is semi-transparent, has touch sensitive edges and sports the latest hardware under the hood.

HTC U12+ - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
6 GB | 64 GB
Display :
6 (1440 x 2880)
Processor :
Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 + 16 MP MP
Front camera :
8 +8 MP
Battery :
3930 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845
Sony Xperia XZ2
8

Sony Xperia XZ2

Sony finally updated its design this year and the new XZ2 is the result. The phone packs top of the line hardware and is the flagship phone for the company. It is expected that Sony will eventually launch the phone in India.

Sony Xperia XZ2 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 GB
Display :
5.7 (1080 x 2160)
Processor :
Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
19 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3180 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845
Nokia 8110G
9

Nokia 8110G

Nokia missed the Banana phone out of the new batch of phones the company launched in India. The phone runs on KaiOS and has small 2.4-inch TFT display and a 2MP rear camera. However, the best part is that it is a slider phone.

Nokia 8110G - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 512 MB
Display :
2.45 (240 X 320)
Processor :
1.1 GHz,Dual
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
2 MP
Front camera :
NA MP
Battery :
1500 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm MSM8908 Snapdragon 205
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s
10

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s

The Mi Mix 2s is quite simply is the next flagship from the company which may replace the Mi Mix 2. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC and features the same bezel less display as previous Mix phones. The rear camera has got a big update and according to our first impressions, seem quite good.

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
8 GB | 256 GB
Display :
5.99 (1080 x 2160)
Processor :
2.45 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 + 12 MP MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3400 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

Here's is the summary list of Best Upcoming Smartphones in India October 2018

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Google Pixel 371000N/A74/100
Google Pixel 3 XL83000N/A74/100
Huawei Mate 20N/AN/AN/A
LG V40 ThinQN/AN/AN/A
Nokia 7.1N/AN/AN/A
Moto G7N/AN/AN/A
HTC U12+57000N/AN/A
Sony Xperia XZ2N/AN/AN/A
Nokia 8110GN/AN/AN/A
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2sN/AN/AN/A