List of Best Upcoming Smartphones in 2017

1. Samsung Galaxy S8 (Edge)

Recent Leaked Real Life S8 image

The smartphone will launch at MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2017, as we all know that Samsung ‘Galaxy S series’ flagship smartphones are usually launched during this event. However, this upcoming smartphone might also be launched before MWC in January 2017 due to the massive failure of the Galaxy Note 7, according to recently reports.

It will be a successor of the Galaxy S7. We all know that Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone from the house or Samsung was a huge success, where as the very recent Galaxy Note 7 was a huge disappointment, because of the battery explosion issue, where many smartphones were blasted and people got severe injuries and properties were damaged. Even some countries banned the Galaxy Note 7 inside flights, however if we look at the present situation, they have resolved the problem and have now re-launched the Note 7, but it made a huge loss to Samsung in terms of money, reputation and brand value among their valuable consumers.

However, now everything looks fine and the company is looking forward to their next generation upcoming smartphone named the Galaxy S8. The specifications of this device are still unknown, but there are some hot news in the market. 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 and all others as well. It looks like the smartphone world is now implementing this new technology, and ditching the age old 3.5 mm audio jack. Even Apple removed the standard audio jack from their iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. The other strong news which we are getting about the device now is it that it will be packed with a 4K resolution display, smartphone will come with an edge variant too, like all other Samsung smartphones before it was expected that it could get three sided edge screen instead of 2 sided edge, but now if you can leaked image image of so called Galaxy S8 it show the same 2 sided curved screen.

First was from Sony called the Xperia Z5 Premium but it wasn’t too good in terms of quality and did not do well in the market. This will still come with edge design, but if you are looking for a Flexible phone from the inventory of Samsung then you can check it in our list too as it’s present here. There are rumors that the upcoming phone from Samsung is expected to come with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 processor, which hasn’t been revealed yet, but is expected to come in the near future. The smartphone will be powered with at least 6G of RAM. The device will support the latest 5G network capability.

Specifications

  • Snapdragon 835 processor
  • 6GB of RAM
  • 4K screen display
  • 5G Network supported

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2. Apple iPhone 8

After the launch of iPhone 7 series, now the Apple is looking for its next flagship smartphone in 2017. The Recent launched 7 series is already making sensation in the market. So, the wait for next iPhone 8 has been already started. People are always crazy towards Apple smartphones and we all really expect something more unique and high-end from upcoming iPhone series. It looks that in the 2017 the wait will be over for this upcoming iPhone. The device will be first available in (USA) America, as usual and after expected in China, Australia, UK, New Zealand, japan, France, Germany, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Hong Kong and other countries.1. Apple iPhone 8

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The iPhone 8 of Apple will be the best ever created in human history, as of now this device become the best upcoming smartphone that the people are eager to know more about. Apple has impressed this time with its dual camera concept in iPhone 7 Plus, but they didn’t provided a dual camera in iPhone 7. However, if iPhone 8 launched in two variants which isn’t clear yet, then both devices will be packed with a dual camera concept as we believe. The disappointing factor here in iPhone 7 series which we could noticed is its design, in first impression we are sure that you gonna deny that it’s not an new iPhone 7 it feels like 6s, because the design was a factor where they didn’t focused much. This time we are expecting some unique design. We have recently looked at the benchmark Score of iPhone 7 series which is monstrous, yet no other device touched that, so it indicates that the new iPhone will be much powerful. The iPhone 8 from Apple will be more monstrous too in terms of performance. 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 year 2017, to celebrate 10th anniversary of the product. So Let’s check the expected

Specifications

  • The iPhone 7 will be packed with iOS 11
  • Upgraded Apple A11 chipset processor
  • Waterproof Technology
  • Reversible USB charger
  • No headphone jack this time
  • Slimmer iPhone ever created
  • Iphone 8s will start from – Rs. 61454.72 in India and USD $937

3. HTC 11

As we all know that HTC is one of the biggest smartphone makers present in the world, and the company is well known for its high-end flagship devices. The 2016 was a awesome year where we’ve all experienced some of the great smartphones. In the previous year we’ve also witnessed HTC’s great smartphone which is named as HTC 10, the device is very impressive in terms of design, they have implement a nice crafted chamfered body, the smartphone also packs a great camera, which is appreciated by most of the big market players.

So in 2017 we are going to witness upgraded variant of HTC 10 named HTC 11, yes for sure we will witness a New upcoming smartphone in 2017. Still there aren’t much info about this device, all we can talk about its rumored specs, while it’s obvious too beacuse most of the time we aren’t aware the specifcations of any upcoming smartphones, what we can do is just guess or just take a ideas from market sources, that what it exactly gonna be.

In the case of HTC 11 we are expecting this time with more improved body or you can say designe quality, there’s no doubt that the previous was cool, but we can expect to be more cool with HTC 11. For the specifications, it will have a 5.5in QHD display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, however some sources also suggested that the upcoming phone will have a 4K display, however it’s possible too.

In the engine that smartphone will pack latest upcoming processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, and it will be powered by 8GB of RAM. It will have 256GB of storage. On the other hand the device is also expected to come in two variants, where the second will be powered by 6GB of RAM and will have 128GB and 64GB optional storage. In the camera department, it will be have 12MP dual ultrapixels camera which will be much better the iPhone’s camera.

Specifications

  •  8GB of RAM
  • 12MP-dual ultrapixel camera
  • 5-inch QHD Display
  • 256GB of inbuilt memory
  • Snapdragon 835 processor

4. LG G6

After the launch of LG G5 in MWC 2016 they are now looking at the next big game changer or which will be the sucessor of LG L G5. The previous LG G G5 known for its modular designe, but this time as aper leaks and rumors from the market they will not introduce a modular design with LG G6 which you can also look in the leaked image below.

The device may launch in MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2017. The Upcoming smartphone will come equipped with Snapdragon 835, now the 821 is almost used in all the main flagship device, that’s the reason that they will look for another upgraded processor which will be Snapdragon 835 processor. The LG G6 will come with dual cameras setup which you can look at the images below, which is too common these days, there are many dual camera phones in the market, but it will be good to see that what they are actually going to provide

If we look at the highlighted rumoured Specifications, it will come with a Dual (21MP+12MP) 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 of RAM, because now the 4GB are getting older as time goes, new smartphones with more specifications will take place in future, and compete other phones in 2017. In the display department it will have 2560 x 1440 pixels QHD display, which can be sized 5.1 or .5.5-inch. This Best upcoming smartphone from future will be fuelled with bigger 3500mAh battery this time for more backup. Have a look at the rest of the specifications below.

Specifications

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor
  • Powered with 6GB of RAM
  • Dual (21MP+12MP) rear camera
  • 64GB, 128GB, 256GB storage option
  • 3500mAh battery
  • fingerprint scanner, eye scanner

5. OnePlus 4 

OnePlus 4 will be the successor to OnePlus 3. But it is clear that this device will be more efficient and powerful than its previous version. The previous version OnePlus 3 is pretty famous for its camera and performance which is surely enough to impress you. And now the people are expecting some enhancements in OnePlus 4 if compared with other upcoming smartphones.

For the specifications, now it is very hard to mention anything about this device but as you all know that we are well known for this thing, so let’s try to find out some specifications of OnePlus 4, with genuine explanations. The smartphone will be available with 21 megapixel camera instead of last used 16MP camera. The Upcoming smartphone Oneplus 4 will be equipped with 8GB of RAM yup you heard correct because now the 6GB RAM phones are common which we can seen in various devices like OnePlus 3, Le max 2 and many others too. 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 packed with Android 7.0, that is named as Android N as per the rumors, we are expecting Android N with this upcoming phone. For the storage it many have 128GB storage capacity dissimilar to the OnePlus 3.

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Specifications

  • 6 and 8 GB RAM Variant
  • 5.5-inch AMOLED QHD display
  • Snapdragon 830 processor
  • 21-megapixel back and 12-megapixel front cam
  •  Oxygen OS with android N

6. Microsoft Surface Phone

After the successful launch of Lumia 950 and 950xl, Microsoft is now looking for another big game changer smartphone which is named as Microsoft Surface phone. The Upcoming mobile phone will be the next biggest flagship smartphone from Microsoft after it sold out Nokia to HMD a Finland based company. Until now, we have heard about some mind blowing specifications related with this smartphone.

As we all know, Nokia makes the best high-quality smartphones that lasts for years and after the takeover of Nokia by Microsoft, this technique of manufacturing high-quality hardware (phone) has come to Microsoft. We have seen some really best mobiles in 2017 with this Nokia’s Hardware and Microsoft’s Software combination like the one we saw in Lumia series phones.

So without wasting much of time, let’s quickly rush towards some really good specifications which is coming in this upcoming smartphone. This upcoming phone will be boosted by an Intel processor, which is said to be more powerful than any other Snapdragon processors in the market. With the help of Intel processor, Surface Phone will be able to run 32bit Windows stuffs on the device itself.

It will sports a Quad HD screen with (2560 x 1440 pixel) resolution and for screen protection, it will comes with ClearBlack Gorilla Glass 4 as per the rumors. The most amazing part in any of the smartphone is its camera section, which is mostly focused by the audience or you can say loved by audience.

The Upcoming surface phone will be packed with a 21-Megapixel PureView camera with Zeiss 6-lens, now that looks better if compared with other upcoming smartphones, also will be best ever sensor used in any Microsoft device. For the front section, there will be an 8-megapixel Zeiss wide-angle lens, for wider selfies and superb quality. There are some rumored specification which can be a part of this upcoming surface smartphone and you can find those just below.

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Specifications

  • Quad HD 5.5-inch AMOLED screen
  • Gorilla Glass 4
  • Snapdragon processor 830
  • 8GB of RAM  (DDR4)
  • 21-megapixel rear camera and 8MP front camera
  • 64GB or 128GB of internal storage
  • 4000mAh battery

7. Nokia p Flagship

Nokia has officially announced that they are coming back in mobile industry. The nokia has made an agreement with HMD, it means now HMD can create nokia branding smartphones, we already reported that nokia is searching for its world class partner to make comeback in mobile industry. The wait is now over we may see some best Nokia smartphones in 2017 for sure. The most recent news which we are getting is that Nokia has registered its presence in MWC (2017) which is starting from 27th feb 2017, Mobile World Congress (MWC) is an Event where the all smartphones manufacturers launch or showcase their devices. The highlights of the agreement b/w nokia and HMD are, now HMD can use the branding of nokia along with some other rights, and from Nokia Technologies some members in Board of Directors will be present to maintain the quality of the products for setting some standards and other works. It clearly indicated that the upcoming Smartphones from nokia will be best in quality. The site Nokia.com/phones is now officially operated by HMD, which indicate towards that we colud have some best upcoming smartphones in 2017, the official Nokia site is now mentioning a tagline of “HMD Global is now the new home of Nokia phones.”

In Q2 of 2017 we may see some best in quality Nokia smartphones. As per new leaks and rumours the company is working on two models of Nokia’s flagship upcoming smartphone. However, if we talk about its name the smartphone will be named as Nokia P, which looks quite awkward. So without wasting a single minute let’s look at the leaked specification of smartphone. The phone will come in two variants one with 5.2-inch display and other variant will sport 5.5-inch display. The rumours also suggest that smartphone will be boosted by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 processor, which indicates that how much powerful Nokia smartphone could be, and also it can beat all the upcoming smartphones in our list in many ways like, durability, price and specs department. Along with a powerful processor the device will also support Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4.0 technology, which will be extremely fast while charging your device. The high-end device will have QHD display which feels decent too. When launched smartphone will be running on latest Android 7.0 Nougat with Z-Launcher System UI. The device will be powered by 6GB of RAM. It will rock a 23-megapixel camera including Zeiss-brand optics.

The device will offer IPS resistivity which means the device will be waterproofed, which will resist water dust etc. The first nokia smartphone is expected in the Q1 of 2017, they are almost done with their setup and just ready to go.

Specifications

  • 3GB of RAM
  • 32GB internal storage
  • 4G support
  • 13- and 16MP-megapixel camera
  • 5.0 and 5.5-inch display
  • Snapdragon 430 processor
  • Latest Android

8. Xiaomi Mi 6

Xiaomi Mi 6, people expect much more from Xiaomi Smartphones, As we all know that Xiaomi is the brand which is pretty 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 killer this time, and will do something out of the world with this device.

As we have looked at the Mi 5 the device is really impressive from all the devices present in the market, not only the specifications are impressive the device also gets some impressive price tag, the 4GB RAM variant has been priced below only 500$ bucks. So for the 500$ 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, that much specs from brands like Samsung and LG will make you to may more than $1000 bucks.

The Maine main purpose of discussing Mi 5 specifications is just we want you to get an idea about one of the best upcoming phone Mi 6 in future, what it will be coming with. A per the rumored specs from the market, it will be coming with 128GB / 256GB storage, non-expandable, for the processor they will use 2.2GHz Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor, to make this device as one of the Beast phones. The upcoming smartphone will be packed with 6GB RAM, and it will run on MIUI 9 (Android 7.0 Nougat OS). It will rock dual rear cameras along with 13MP front camera. It will sport a display of 5.5-inch which will be curved and also there could be flat version screen of the device too. Have a look at some detailed quick specifications below.

Specifications

  • Ultra HD 2160 x 3840 pixels Super AMOLED display
  • 2.2GHz Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor
  • 6GB RAM
  • may come with 5g network
  • 4000mah battery
  • Dual rear camera,

9. Samsung Galaxy X (Foldable Phone)

Samsung after launching flagship Note 7, now most probably looking at their next foldable upcoming smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy X yup you have heard correct Galaxy X will come with a foldable technology, we can also say that the age of edge technology is now almost over or will be almost over within 1 year. In future Samsung will be looking at foldable display, like we reported back in 2015 about Samsung’s Booked Patents for Foldable tablet displays, so maybe Samsung booked patents for this device along with others too. The Galaxy X will sports 4K Super AMOLED display with the resolution of (2160 x 3840), plus it will have a dual rear-facing camera module. The size of the screen will be somewhere between 5.5 to 5.7 inches.

And we believe that the device will be powered by 6GB RAM, because 4GB series are over so they will look for an upgrade rather than 4GB RAM this time. It may come packed with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 830 processor or Samsung may use their own Exynos processor. However nothing can be said now about this phone, but we can say that from now it is a one of the best much awaited upcoming smartphones in 2017 from Samsung.

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Specifications

  • Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 830 processor
  • 6GB of RAM
  • 4,000mAh or 3,600mAh battery
  • 5.5 to 5.7inch QHD Super AMOLED foldable display
  • Water and dust resistance
  • 256GB internal storage + microSD
  • Dual rear cameras
  • Iris scanner

10. Sony Xperia C6

The Sony Xperia C6 yes you heard it right, the successor to the Xperia C5 is coming soon. The device was leaked before in some live images. The device is one the best upcoming smartphones from Sony. It is expected to be a phablet device, it will come with big screen display, for which C series phones are well known. It will sports a 6-inch FHD Screen display, the screen is expected to be bezel less which will provide you very good viewing experience, and protected with Gorilla Glass 5. It will be a full metal body smartphone, at the back too it will be protected by Gorilla Glass 5.

Concerning the processor will be boosted by a Qualcomm’s (unknown processor), before it was expected with Mediatek’s processor, but now as per some fresh rumors they may implement the Snapdragon 820 in this upcoming smartphone. It may rocks 20-MP camera at the back and in the front it will be equipped with a 16MP camera which will help in taking great selfies. 4GB of RAM will power it. It is expected to launch Q2 2017. However there are not much-rumored specs related to this device, but we’ll keep you updating whenever we’ll get some.

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Specifications

  • Powered by 4GB RAM
  • Snapdragon 820 processor
  • 20-Megapixels back and 16MP front camera
  • 6-inch screen display (FHD)

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