Nowadays, new smartphones launch every month and it becomes difficult for a consumer to choose one.Consumers are confused to buy smartphones because of huge variety.Here we have shortlisted top 5 smartphones (April 2017) which are now available.
5. Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus
Apple launches its best smartphone every year. This year also they did their best for the year 2016, this time they launched their iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus. The looks of the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus are as same as the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s plus.
Apple has done Two of their major updates, first, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus has A10 chip and second, the dual camera setup in iPhone 7 plus. iPhone 7 has all the features of iPhone 7 plus, the difference is size.Both the phones have 12 MP rear camera and 7 MP front-facing camera.
|iPhone 7||iPhone 7 Plus|
|Colours||Rose Gold, Gold, Silver, Black, Jet Black||Rose Gold, Gold, Silver, Black, Jet Black|
|Size and Weight||5.44 inches and 138 grams||6.23 inches and 188 grams|
|Display||4.7-inch (HD Retina Display)||5.5-inch (HD Retina Display)|
|Camera||12 Megapixel Camera
|2 x 12 Megapixel Cameras
Wide-angle: ƒ/1.8 aperture
|Chip||A10 Fusion chipset||A10 Fusion chipset|
|Operating System||IOS 10||IOS 10|
|Capacity and Price||
4. Google Pixel and Pixel Xl
Google Pixel and Pixel Xl are the first flagship phones of 2017.It comes with a stunning Camera and a huge battery Battery Life, you also get free unlimited storage for all your Photos and Videos. It is the highest rated Smartphone camera ever and has f/2.0 aperture with Phase detection and Laser detection Auto Focus. Pixel’s glass shade on top of a metal back makes it stand out from other phones. The silver and blue models have white fronts and the black model has a black front. Google’s Pixel only has a single speaker — it’s loud, but the sound shoots off from the bottom, so you’re not getting the best experience.
It is the first Android smartphone with Google assistant and other Android smartphones will get Google assistant soon.No doubt, it has Google pixel launcher with a smooth interface and nice looks. There only one difference between Google Pixel and Pixel XL is the Size (i.e- Google Pixel has a 5″ display and Pixel XL has 5.5″ display). It has USB C-TYPE port for fast charging.The phone feels compact and solid as it has an overall rounded profile.
|Google Pixel||Google Pixel XL|
|Colours||Very Silver, Quite Black, Really Blue||Very Silver, Quite Black, Really Blue|
|Size and Weight||5.6 x 2.7 x 0.2-0.3-inches and 143 g||6.0 x 2.9 x 0.2-0.34-inches and 168 g|
|Display||5.0-inch AMOLED||5.5-inch AMOLED|
|Camera||12MP rear, 8MP front||12MP rear, 8MP front|
|Operating System||Android 7.1 Nougat||Android 7.1 Nougat|
|Capacity and Price||32GB ₹67,000
3. Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are known for its best bezel-less Displays in the world.The Galaxy S8 Plus is 6.2-inches, and the S8 is 5.8-inches has the largest screens we’ve ever seen. Both phones are powered by Exynos8895 octa-core processor. This time Samsung has changed the placement fingerprint scanner, now it’s on back next to the camera. People are having issues using the fingerprint scanner because of the odd placement.
It has larger and more curved Display than its last year’s successor Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. It also includes a new feature, Samsung Pay through which can be used at almost every debit or credit card swipe machine. It comes with Quad HD AMOLED Display which looks very nice and brilliant. The Samsung wins with an industry-leading hardware design that challenges the iPhone’s aesthetic supremacy.Compared to the other phones you might consider buying these days, the S8’s AMOLED is noticeably brighter and more vivid. Your photos will pop on this display. At the launch, they introduced to their new feature know Hello Bixby.
|Samsung Galaxy S8||Samsung Galaxy S8+|
|Colours||Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold||Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold|
|Size and weight||148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm and 155 g||159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm and 173 g|
|Display||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours (5.8 inches)||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours (6.2 inches)|
|Camera||12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash||12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash|
|Chip||Exynos 8895 Octa and Snapdragon 835||Exynos 8895 Octa and Snapdragon 835|
|Ram||4 GB RAM||4 GB RAM|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery|
|Operating System||Android 7.0 (Nougat)||Android 7.0 (Nougat)|
|Capacity and price||64 GB ₹57,900||64 GB ₹64,900|
2. One Plus 3T
One Plus 3 and One plus 3T were the best Budget Smartphones of 2016. One Plus 3 was the first variant after that OnePlus launched the One plus 3T with more Battery life (i.e – 3400 mAh) and with more storage (i.e – 128 GB). It has nice looks and aluminium shell with the curves and edges. Now it’s available in Two new Color, gun-metal and Midnight Black. It is incredibly slim, But the camera module is still raised.
One Plus 3T give the best performance at the price of 30K. One plus 3 and One Plus 3T both were Flagship killer which launched in 2016. The phone runs smoothly and efficiently with 6GB DDR4 RAM. It comes with its best feature, Dash charge which charges 60% of the phone in 30 Min.
# Difference between One Plus 3 and One Plus 3T.
|One Plus 3||One Plus 3T|
|Colours||Graphite, soft gold||Gunmetal, Soft Gold, Midnight Black|
|Size and weight||152.7 x 74.7 x 7.4 mm and 158 g||152.7 x 74.7 x 7.4 mm and 158 g|
|Display||Optic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours (5.5 inches)||Optic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours (5.5 inches)|
|Camera||16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash||16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash|
|Chip||Qualcomm Snapdragon 820||Qualcomm Snapdragon 821|
|Ram||6GB LPDDR4||6GB LPDDR4|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3400 mAh battery|
|Operating System||Android 7.1.1||Android 7.1.1|
|Storage and Price|
1. Xiaomi Mi6
On Wednesday 19 April 2017 at the Beijing University of Technology Gymnasium Xiaomi officially launched the Mi6. Xiaomi launches its phone in every Two months. This phone comes with a great battery life and high-performance Snapdragon 835 processor. There is no official India release date for the Xiaomi Mi6. But the word on the street is it might get a launch date of May 2017. The most obvious iPhone comparison is that there is no 3.5mm headphone jack on the Mi 6, people those who have 3.5mm jack Headphones can buy USB Type C to 3.5 mm Audio Jack Converter Cable Adapter.
It comes with ‘Four sided 3-D Glass’ which gives a nicer look to the phone. This phone comes in Two storage variants(i.e- 64 GB and 128 GB). Xiaomi claims it to be the first phone on the Chinese market sporting a Snapdragon 835 SOC. The ceramic edition is only available with top 128GB storage. India is the second biggest market for Xiaomi phones.
# Difference between Mi5 and Mi6.
|Xiaomi Mi5||Xiaomi Mi6|
|Colours||Black, White, Gold, Ceramic||Ceramic Black, Black, Blue, White|
|Size and weight||144.6 x 69.2 x 7.3 mm and 129 g / 139 g||145.2 x 70.5 x 7.5 mm and 168 g / 182 g (Ceramic)|
|IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colours (5.15 inches)|
|Camera||16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, OIS (4-axis), dual-LED (dual tone) flash||Dual 12 MP (27mm, f/1.8, OIS 4-axis & 52mm, f/2.6), phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash (Dual camera setup)|
|Chip||Qualcomm Snapdragon 820||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835|
|Ram||128 GB, 4 GB RAM
64 GB, 3 GB RAM
|6 GB RAM|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3350 mAh battery|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)||Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)|
|Storage and Price||32GB ₹22,999