Mobile phones sector has been ever evolving with new devices being launched every quarter. In line with these launches, 2017 will start with new smartphones launches in January month. Let’s see what do we have in store for you:
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
Xiaomi has already launched this device in China and very soon it will be available in India as well. The device has been termed as budget friendly smartphone. We can rightly assume that Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 will have complete features of its predecessor- Redmi Note 3 along with additional features in place. The device has slimmer body than Redmi Note 3 and operates on Mediatek MT6797 Helio X20 chipset and Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system.
The device supports a microSD storage of 256 GB and is available in 2 types – one with 16 GB internal memory and 2 GB RAM and the other with 64 GB internal memory and 3 GB RAM. The primary camera is 13 MP and the secondary camera is 5 MP and the device size is 5.5 inches. This is one of the most improvised and awaited launch of Xiaomi in India.
Honor 5X has been in the market at a budgeted price. Honor 6X phablet will be slightly higher price but will still be budget friendly and will include all features of Honor 5X. The device is already launched in China and will soon hit Indian markets. The device has a metal body and the consists of fingerprint scanner at the back.
The device is 5.5 inches in size and operates on Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system. The primary and secondary camera of the device is 12 MP and 8 MP respectively. It has a 3340 mAh battery which offers for more than 8 hours of running time for the device once charged fully. The device is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 655 chipset and supports dual SIM feature.
VIVO V5 Plus
VIVO has been aggressive in its marketing of the mobile phones and is rapidly scaling up the business in the mobile phone industry. The brand is coming up with V5 Plus smartphone which has all features of the previously launched device – V5 along with additional features.
The device is 5.5 inches in size. The device has a 4GB RAM along with 32 GB of internal memory which can be expanded to 128 GB. The primary comers of the smartphone are 20 MP with 8 MP front shooter camera for selfies. VIVO V5 Plus runs on Android 6.0.1 and consist of 3300 mAh battery which offers for extended running time. This device is a best fit for selfie lovers.
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017)
With multiple launches by competitors in Jan’17 month Samsung is also gearing up for a new launch in smartphone category – Samsung Galaxy J3 in 2017. The device will be 5 inches in size and consist of 2GB RAM along with an expandable storage of 8 GB. The primary and secondary camera of the device will be 8 MP and 5 MP respectively. The device battery will be 2600 mAh. Samsung will surely intend to be competitive in this market and hence you can expect a budget friendly price for this phone
Lenovo ZUK Edge
Lenovo has been present in the smartphone market for long and is now rapidly working on new launches starting with its first 2017 launch- Lenovo ZUK Edge. The device consists of a fingerprint scanner at the back and comes with 5.5-inch screen size. It is powered by Snapdragon 821 SoC processor with 13 MP rear camera and 8 MP front camera along with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage capacity.
Given the features of these smartphones, pricing will play an important role which will be the ideally drive the buying decision of the end user. So which of these smartphones would you like to go for? Do let us know.