There are over 502.2 million smartphone users in India, and the Indian mobile handset market is the second largest in the world. As of February 2020, Xiaomi is the leading smartphone brand in India, closely followed by Vivo. Samsung takes the third place in terms of market share, whereas, OPPO has the fourth-largest hold over the Indian smartphone market.
The world is witnessing technological advancements in the smartphone sector like never before. Almost every week, new models are being launched with improved specifications and futuristic features. With Tata Capital consumer durable loans, you can easily keep up with the latest trends and buy the best smartphone without having to pay the full price at one go. Here is a rundown on the eagerly awaited smartphones by the leading brands in India.
Best Mobile Brands in India
- Xiaomi Mi 10
- Vivo Z6 5G
- Samsung Galaxy A51 5G
- Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3
- OPPO Find X2
- Motorola Edge 20
1. Xiaomi Mi 10
Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship Mi 10 is slated to be released on March 31, 2020. With the best processor for mobile, the Snapdragon 865 chipset, paired with a hefty 12GB RAM, the phone will be a powerhouse of performance. It will run on Android 10 with a customized MIUI 11 on top, offering an uber-smooth user experience. The expansive 6.67-inch AMOLED screen with FHD+ resolution boasts the highest smartphone display rating in India. It guarantees the best colour accuracy and makes Mi 10 the best display phone available. Mi 10 brings the exceptional 108MP camera to the affordable premium camera phone range. A 13MP ultra-wide lens with a 2MP macro and a 2MP depth sensor will also be present. A 4780mAh battery with 30W quick charging capacity makes Mi 10 the fastest charging phone in this list. The expected price is projected at Rs 41,090.
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2. Vivo Z6 5G
Vivo has announced the launch of its latest mid-range offering, Vivo Z6, with SA and NSA dual-mode 5G support. It is expected to hit the Indian market on June 30, 2020. The mammoth 5000mAh with USB-C fast charging capacity offers extraordinary battery life. The hardware configuration is impressive, with a liquid cooling technology employing a combination of copper coils and thermal gel. It keeps the temperature of the phone down during intensive tasks like exhaustive gaming sessions. With Snapdragon 765G chipset under the hood, coupled with 6GB RAM, the phone offers a drag-free performance. The bezel-less 6.57-inch screen presents a sleek facade. Vivo Z6 will be one of the most advanced smartphones in the mid-range segment and will bring the best mobile phone features at the cost of Rs 22,590 only.
3. Samsung Galaxy A51 5G
Immersive viewing experience, professional-grade photography, extended battery backup, and smooth gaming experience are the highlights of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy A51. Samsung’s Exynos 9611 Octa-core chipset paired with 6GB RAM power the phone and it and runs on Android 10 OS. The 6.5-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED screen offers optimum viewing pleasure. A mind-blowing 12MP ultra-wide lens with a 123-degree view, a 5MP macro lens for crisp close-up shots, and a 5MP depth sensor with Live Focus effects support the 48MP primary mobile phone camera. A 4000mAh battery that supports 15W charging fuels the smartphone. Once fully charged, it provides up to 20 hours of video playback. The Game Booster technology offers advanced gaming thrills. The 128 GB internal storage can be expanded to 512GB. Galaxy A51, with 5G network support, is likely to be priced at Rs 28,990 and is expected to be available from April 2, 2020.
4. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3
Being a front-runner in the Android market, Samsung is also among the most innovative smartphone brands. Samsung will launch one of the most exciting upcoming phones in the entire list, the Galaxy Z Fold 3. It is a foldable phone with 6.2 inches Dynamic AMOLED cover or outer screen with a 120 Hz refresh rate. The phone unfolds into a tablet with 7.6 inches Dynamic AMOLED screen, which also has a refresh rate of 120 Hz. The foldable phone also features high-end specifications like Snapdragon 888 5G octa-core processor with 12 GB RAM and up to 512 GB internal storage with faster read/write speeds owing to its UFS 3.1 technology. For the main camera, the Galaxy Z Fold 3 get a triple-camera setup with support for 4k video recording at 60 FPS. The phone will launch on August 11, 2021, carrying a price tag of Rs 1,29,999.
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5. OPPO Find X2
The upcoming flagship from OPPO features all the specifications that new-age smartphone users expect from a high-end phone. The premium device is partially dust and water-resistant. It sports a wide 6.78-inch screen that is curved at the edges. With an astonishing 3168 x 1440 Ultra HD resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate, the OLED screen offers motion compensation. It automatically upgrades 60fps content to 120fps. An innovative screen technology modifies the display colours as per your surroundings, ensuring an excellent viewing experience. The vertically stacked camera module at the back of this triple camera phone houses a 48MP IMX 586 primary camera. It also features a 13MP ultra-wide lens for macro shots, and a 13MP telephoto camera providing 5x hybrid zoom and 20x digital zoom. Moreover, it supports 4K/60fps recording. A circular punch-hole on the front display holds the 32 MP front camera, making Find X2 one of the top camera phones for clicking high-resolution selfies. The Snapdragon 865 SoC that includes an in-built 5G modem ensures unmatched speed. The super-stylish phone is expected in the markets around May 15, 2020, and the rumoured price is Rs 58,590.
6. Motorola Edge 20 5G
Motorola is one of the top mobile brands in India and is known for its optimized stock Android experience. With its upcoming Edge 20, Motorola aims to gain a stronghold in the growing mid-range or affordable flagship segment. The Edge 20 will come with a massive 6.7-inch FHD+ AMOLED screen with 10-bit colours, HDR10+ support and a 144 Hz refresh rate. Motorola claims the Edge 20 5G will be the thinnest phone with a 6.99 mm slim design which is impressive because the phone will house a 4000 mAh battery. The Edge 20 5G will be powered by the brand-new Snapdragon 778G processor making Motorola the first mobile brand in India to use the chip. The phone will also get 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage. As for the camera, it will don a 108 megapixel quad camera setup which can record 4k videos, click better night shots and provide better zoom capabilities.
The smartphone market in India is expected to see an extensive line-up of new mobile phones coming soon with outstanding features. Take advantage of the upscale technologies that simplify today’s fast-paced life. If you want to own a device from top mobile brands in India, avail of Tata Capital consumer durable loans with 0% interest rates and buy a new phone scheduled to be released within the next few months.