Looks like the coming few weeks in the Indian smartphone market are going to be very busy. Smartphone makers – across all price ranges – are gearing up to introduce new devices. Affordable smartphones from OnePlus, exciting new devices from Oppo and many more powerful smartphones will be launched this month. Here we are giving you a list of some such smartphones, which can be launched in July.
1. Poco F3 GT
There is no fixed launch date for the upcoming Poco smartphone, but the country head of the company has confirmed that it will be launched in July. With this handset, Poco is planning to bring back its most popular series, the F-series, in India. Online reports have speculated that the Poco F3 GT is a re-branded version of the Redmi K40 Gaming Edition. If this turns out to be true, then the Poco F3 GT could come with a 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate. It is likely to house a 5065mAh battery with 67W fast charging support and a triple rear camera setup that includes a 6MP main camera, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 2MP macro lens.
2. OnePlus Nord 2 5G
OnePlus is all set to expand its one year old affordable Nord series with the launch of OnePlus Nord 2 5G. The handset is set to launch on July 22. The company has confirmed that the Nord 2 5G is set to become the first OnePlus smartphone to be powered by a custom MediaTek processor – MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI. According to the company, the Dimensity 1200-AI processor is a modified version of MediaTek’s Dimension 1200 flagship processor and differs from the original by coming with advanced AI-based features.
3. Oppo Reno 6
Oppo is all set to expand its mid-premium range in India with the launch of the new Reno 6 series. The launch is scheduled for July 14. The more affordable handset of the series is going to be Reno 6. It has already been launched in China and if the same models are launched in India then the Oppo Reno 6 will offer a 6.43-inch full-HD+ hole-punch AMOLED display and a 64MP main camera with 8MP and 2MP sensors .
4. Oppo Reno 6 Pro
Along with the Reno 6, Oppo is also set to launch the Reno 6 Pro – a more powerful model of the Reno 6 series. Based on the launch in China, the handset will feature a 6.55-inch full-HD+ OLED display with 90Hz refresh rate. It will be powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1200 processor, which will be paired with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage. It has a quad rear camera setup with 64MP main camera, 8MP secondary camera and two 2MP sensors.
5. Xiaomi Redmi 10T
Xiaomi is also going to launch a smartphone – Redmi Note 10T 5G – in the Redmi series this month, but there is no fixed launch date for that either. Online reports suggest that the handset shares some of its specs with the Poco M3 Pro 5G. Hence, it is said to offer specs like MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor, 5,000mAh battery and triple rear camera setup.
6. Realme GT 5G
Realme GT 5G is also going to be launched in India soon. While there is no fixed launch date for this device, it is reported to launch in Q3 and we expect it to happen only this month. Realme GT 5G was launched last month in select countries including Poland, Spain, Russia and Thailand. It is the most powerful smartphone from the brand with specs like 6.43-inch Samsung Super AMOLED display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 flagship processor and a 4500mAh battery with 65W SuperDart charging support.
7. Vivo V21 Pro
Vivo is expected to expand its V-series smartphones in India with the launch of Vivo V21 Pro. It is likely to be priced around Rs 30,000 and not much has been revealed in terms of specs apart from 33W fast-charging support, 64MP primary camera, 5G connectivity support and AMOLED display.
8. Tecno Camon 17
Tecno has also confirmed that its Camon 17 series is also coming to India. Internationally, the series comprises three handsets – Camon 17 Pro, Camon 17P and Camon 17. In India, the company is expected to bring the Camon 17 Pro and Camon 17. Camon 17 is powered by MediaTek Helio G85 processor, coupled with 5000mAh battery and 6.6-inch HD display with 18W fast charge support.
9. Tecno Camon 17 Pro
As far as Camon 17 Pro is concerned, it will be the most powerful handset of the smartphone series. MediaTek Helio G95 processor, 64MP primary rear camera, 6.8-inch FHD + display have been given in the international variant of this device.
10. Micromax IN 2C
Domestic brand Micromax is also expected to launch the handset this month. The company is reportedly working on launching a new smartphone in the IN-series, called Micromax IN 2C. There are no official leaks or teasers about the smartphone that reveal or confirm any specifications. According to the Geekbench listing, the Micromax IN 2C seems to be a budget phone.
11. Asus Zenfone 8
The ZenFone 8 handset was supposed to launch in India sometime back, however, it was postponed indefinitely as the country was battling the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. Now, Asus India head Dinesh Sharma has again confirmed that the smartphone will launch in India soon.
[Attribution to NBT]