Technologically, the world is advancing faster than our thoughts. Here comes a different league of best phones 2019 direct from a futuristic technology – foldable smartphones. Highly anticipated, Samsung Galaxy Fold was launched in October 2019 while we still await the launch of Huawei Mate X in India.
However, the launch of the Chinese phone looks imminent in the country. Apart from the apparent fold technology in these best phones, what are some of the other aspects that make these handsets feature in the list of top phones 2019? Let’s stack these top phones against each other and check which one is the best smartphone between the two.
|Phone Model||Huawei Mate X||Samsung Galaxy Fold|
|Fold pattern||The Mate X’s screen folds outwards, thereby exposing the screen.||Samsung’s is a more standard approach by folding inward, similar to a clamshell.|
|Display||It gets an 8-inch OLED display in its tablet format. The phone’s display is also quite large with 6.6-inch OLED display.||It gets a 7.3-inch screen with Dynamic AMOLED display in its tablet format. In the phone mode, it gets a 4.6-inch Super AMOLED display.|
|Cameras||It gets three primary cameras – 40MP + 16MP + 8MP.||It gets exactly double – 6 cameras in total. Rear cameras include 12MP + 12MP + 16MP while the selfie lenses are 10MP + 8MP + 10MP.|
|Processor||Huawei’s fastest 7nm Kirin 980 processor is installed in the Mate X.||The Samsung gets the snappier 7nm 64-bit Snapdragon 855 as its processor.|
|Features||It comes with Huawei SuperCharge, which charges up 85% battery in just 30 mins.||It comes with a wireless charging feature.|
|Colors||Will be available in a single Blue color only.||Available in multiple color options such as Silver, Black, Green and Blue|
|Storage & RAM||It gets a good 8GB RAM with 512GB of internal memory.||The Galaxy Fold comes with 12GB RAM and 512GB of default storage. The memory cannot be expanded further.|
|Battery||The Mate X is equipped with a powerful 4500mAh battery.||The Samsung phone gets a 4380mAh battery to keep the phone running for hours.|
|Price||Not released yet but the expected price of Huawei Mate X is well over the Samsung Galaxy Fold – Rs 1.84 lakh.||It is steeply priced at Rs 1.65 lakh.|
It all boils down to the price at which the Huawei Mate X will be launched in India. If it’s launched close to the expected price range, it is likely to have a cult following owing to a wide range of features and pleasing looks. The Samsung Galaxy Fold also comes with certain USPs that are likely to appeal to a particular section of the smartphone users.
Though both fall in the higher range of the spectrum, financing options can ease the buying process. There will be many smartphone tips offered to you before buying a smartphone, but here’s an important one; when choosing any of these two folding phones, opt for a consumer durable loan from Tata Capital. Tata Capital offers mobile loans at attractive interest rates and convenient repayment terms.