News Nation Logo


Shopping list for new year: Here are Top 5 smartphones to look out for in 2017

Out Of So Many Rumours And Expectations With Few Official Announcements As Well, Here We List Down Possibly The Best 5 Upcoming Phones In 2017:

By : Manas Dwivedi | Updated on: 29 Dec 2016, 09:56:04 PM
Top 5 smartphones users are eagerly waiting in 2017-File Photo

New Delhi:

We are all addicted to our smartphones. While we all love and spend lots of time with our phones, most of us are at least a little bit interested in the technology and features we’ll get the next time we upgrade our phones.

Even within the next five years, new smartphones will gain all kinds of exciting new features that most of us wouldn’t have imagined a couple of years ago. The companies are focusing on delivering something unique to stay in the market and lead the competition.The smartphone market is now running in such a time that every company is releasing different models, and a new handset is introduced to the market almost every alternate day!

Out of so many rumours and expectations with few official announcements as well,  here we list down possibly the best 5 upcoming phones in 2017:

1. Apple iPhone 8

Apple has released iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus recently, and both devices are a huge hit. The benchmark Score of iPhone 7 series which is huge, yet no other device touched that, so it indicates that the new iPhone will be much powerful. First, it was expected that after the launch of iPhone 7 they will launch iPhone 7S series, but as per some strong sources it almost clear that they will be launching iPhone 8 next in the year 2017, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the product. 


The iPhone 8 will be packed with iOS 11 - The upgraded Apple A11 chipset processor

Waterproof Technology

Reversible USB charger

No headphone jack again!

Slimmer iPhone ever created

iPhone 8 is expected to be priced from – Rs. 61454.72 in India and USD $937

2. Samsung Galaxy S8 (Edge)

The specifications of this device are still unknown. As per the rumors, the device will come without a headphone jack, which means it will only have a USB Type- C port for audio, like the Le Pro 3. The other strong news which is circulating, about the device is that it will be packed with a 4K resolution display, smartphone will come with an edge variant too, like all other Samsung smartphones but this time it will have three sided edge screen instead of 2 sided edge as per the rumors, which makes us more curious towards this device.


Snapdragon 835 processor

6GB of RAM

4K screen display

5G Network supported

Also read: Shopping list for new year: Here are Top 5 smartphones to look out for in 2017

3. OnePlus 4

OnePlus 3 is a huge hit with its 6GB RAM and wonderful Design and performance, and now the company is looking forward to its upcoming model, OnePlus 4 which will surely be better than the former. The smartphone will be available with a 21-megapixel camera instead of last used 16MP camera. The Upcoming smartphone Oneplus 4 will be equipped with 8GB of RAM. The screen quality we are at least expecting (1440 x 2560) whereas in OnePlus 3 it only has (1920×1080) resolution display. In terms of processor, it will be packed with Snapdragon 830.
The device will be coming with Android 7.0, that is named as Android N as per the rumours, it is expected Android N with this upcoming phone.


6 and 8 GB RAM Variant

5.5-inch AMOLED QHD display

Snapdragon 830 processor

21-megapixel back and 12-megapixel front camera

Oxygen OS with android N

4. LG G flex 3

The Upcoming smartphone will come equipped with Snapdragon 830. It will come with a 20.7-megapixel rear camera which will be capable of recording 4K videos, and 8Mp front camera for selfies and video calling. It will be powered with 6GB RAM. The previous LG G Flex 2 known for its bent U-shape body, this time we can expect more smooth finish with LG g flex 3.


Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor

Powered with 6GB of RAM

20.7/8Mp camera options

128GB storage option

3500mAh battery

Fingerprint scanner

5. Xiaomi Mi 6

As we all know that Xiaomi is the brand which is very famous for its Cheap, budget and high-end Smartphones as we have previously seen a lot of them. The people just expect some uniqueness from the upcoming series, but from our point of view Xiaomi will be making a flagship special this time and will do something out of the world with this device.Next year, you will be getting latest Snapdragon 820 processor, which is the latest till yet, it has 128GB storage space, and it has given a 16MP camera that is capable of recording 4K videos.


Ultra HD 2160 x 3840 pixels Super AMOLED display

Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 with 8GB of powerful RAM

May come with 5g network

4200mah battery

21-Megapixels back and 13-Megapixels front camera

For all the Latest Business News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.

First Published : 29 Dec 2016, 04:46:00 PM