Best upcoming mobile phones in India

Best upcoming mobile phones in India

The frequency of smartphone launches has increased exponentially over the past couple of years with users having no dearth of options to choose from. We expect this launch intensity to compound in the future as well. There are a number of phones slated to be launched soon in India. These upcoming mobile phones will add to the already impressive list of phones in the market. Year after year, you can expect new launches to feature more robust hardware and the latest features. From cameras, to design, features and performance, these upcoming smartphones look likely to change the landscape of the smartphone industry. To that end, here’s our list of the best upcoming phones in India. We will include phones under various price brackets in this list, so whether you’re looking to buy a budget phone or a flagship one in the future, this list of upcoming smartphones in India should have you covered.

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Rear camera : 50 + 50 + 8 MP
Storage: 256 GBGB
Battery capacity: 5400 (mAh)

The Realme GT 5 Pro could launch in India soon. The phone will give tough competition to the likes of the OnePlus 12R with its impressive feature set. The phone is expected to house the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, an AMOLED display, a triple camera array, and 150 W fast charging support. Realme generally is very aggressive with its pricing, so this launch could spice up the competition in the Indian flagship-killer phone market.

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Rear camera : 108 + 2 + 2 MP
Storage: 256 GBGB
Battery capacity: 4600 (mAh)

The Infinix Note 40 Pro+ is slated to launch in India on April 12. The phone features the MediaTek Dimensity 7020 SoC and Infinix’s in-house Cheetah X1 power management chipset. This will work towards improving the power consumption of the phone and extending battery life. The phone is said to house a 108 MP triple camera array and a large 5,000 mAh battery. Fast charging capabilities of 45 W is also one of the key highlights. The phone also has 20 W wireless charging support powered by MagCharge, that’s most likely inspired by Apple’s MagSafe. 

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Rear camera : 12 + 12 MP
Storage: 128 GBGB
Battery capacity: 4942 (mAh)

The Google Pixel 8a may hit Indian shores in the coming months. According to reports, the Pixel 8a will see a significant uptick in battery capacity this year. This will help offset the power draw of Google’s Tensor processor, which is sadly known to be not as efficient as its Snapdragon counterparts. The phone is expected to feature a compact sized display and 90 Hz refresh rate support. It will come with Google’s latest Tensor G3 chipset, let’s see if the throttling and heating issues are minimised this time around.

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Rear camera : 50 + 12 + 5 MP
Storage: 128 GBGB
Battery capacity: 5500 (mAh)

OnePlus is currently gearing up to launch the Nord CE4 in the near future, but the Nord 4 is also on the horizon, according to reports. The phone is expected to be a rebranded OnePlus Ace 3V which has been confirmed by OnePlus China President. It is expected to launch with Snapdragon’s upcoming 7+ Gen 3 chipset. The phone could feature an AMOLED screen with 1.5K resolution and a massive 5,500 mAh battery. It is also expected to come with 100 W charging like the CE4.

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Rear camera : 64 + 8 + 2 MP
Storage: 128 GBGB
Battery capacity: 5000 (mAh)

Vivo could launch the Vivo T3x 5G in India this month. The phone is expected to be priced between ₹12,000 and ₹15,000. It is speculated that the phone will feature a 6.58-inch display and will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 6020 processor. It could also pack a 5,000 mAh battery with 18 W fast charging support. As for optics, we expect a 50 MP primary camera and a 2 MP secondary lens on the back.

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Dhriti Datta

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Best upcoming mobile phones in India Faq's

What new phones are coming out in India in 2023?

Over the next few months, there are multiple smartphones slated to launch across different price points, many of which could make their way to Indian shores. Some top examples include the Google Pixel 7a, POCO F5, Realme 11 Pro, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5, and Realme GT 3.

Will smartphone prices drop in India in 2023?

The custom duty charges on import of certain smartphone parts were reduced during the Budget 2023. This could mean that smartphones could get cheaper in 2023 if OEMs decide to pass on the benefits of this price reduction to the customers.