Top 10 Upcoming Smartphones in 2017 and 2018 India

We have posted some of the greatest upcoming smartphones to be launch in 2017 -2018. The devices are just going to be the best version of their own. Top 10 best Latest upcoming smartphones from 2017 and 2018 they are just going to rock the technology World with their impressive features, awesome quality, and uniqueness. The smartphones will have some signature specifications which will differentiate them from each other. Due to the Market competition, the companies are just trying their best to be the market leader in 2017. That is the particular reason that we are getting daily new innovations from different brands.

Check: Best Upcoming Mobile Phones in 2017 and 2018

1. Samsung Galaxy S9  

It will be a successor of the Galaxy note8, Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. We all know that Galaxy S8 series smartphones from the house or Samsung were a huge success, whereas the Galaxy Note 7 was a huge disappointment, later they recovered the damage with Note8. So the upcoming smartphone from Samsung will be the best device ever create from their house.

Samsung Galaxy S9  

Undoubtfully, Samsung is going to launch its device named Galaxy S9 next year in 2018, the exact launch date is rumored in January. The new Galaxy device is expected to come with 3-sided edge display, which was rumored for a long time now.
While in the front it is expected to get a LED flash along with its selfie camera. However, there could be also a dual camera setup on the front which people are expecting. In terms of specs, there are no correct details rather than rumors everywhere. As per the rumors, the phone will come with 94% screen-to-body ratio. It will sport a 6.4-inch display with 4K resolution panel on top of it. In the engine, it could have Qualcomm Snapdragon 840 or 845. It will be powered by 8GB of RAM or 6GB of RAM. The smartphone will run on Android 8.0 (O), which is the latest Android version.
Galaxy S9 Expected Specs and feature
6/8GB of RAM
Dual front camera setup
Latest Snapdragon processor
94% Screen ratio
Waterproof Technology

2. LG G7

After the launch of LG G6 in MWC 2017, they are now looking for the next big game changer, which will be the successor of LG L G7. The current LG6 known for its bezel-less design, but this time as per leaks and rumors they will introduce a more bezel-less design compared LG G6, there also rumors of the flexible display which looks untrustable.

The device will launch at MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2018. It will come equipped with Snapdragon 845, almost the companies started using  835 in their all the primary flagship device, that’s the reason that they will look for another upgraded processor which will be Snapdragon or 840 or 845 processor.


The LG G6 will come with dual cameras setup that will be pretty amazing, there are many dual camera phones in the market, but the LG G7’s cameras will be equipped with brilliant features. The front camera will also get the dual setup which will enhance your selfies with various modes.

If we look at the highlighted rumored Specifications, the upcoming smartphone will have a Dual (21MP+12MP) rear cameras which will be capable of recording 4K videos, and 13Mp front camera for selfies and video calling.

It will be powered with 8GB of RAM because now the 6GB is getting older as time passes, new smartphones with more specifications will take place in future. In the display department, it will have 4K display resolutions which will be of 5.1 or .5.5-inch in size. The current G6 is a little bit big so in next update, they could reduce it.

The phone will be fueled by a 3600mAh battery this time for more backup. Have a look at the rest of the specifications below.

Best Expected Specs and features 
Latest Snapdragon Processor 845/840
8GB of RAM
Dual rear camera (21+12)
64/128/256GB Storage variant

3. iPhone X and X Plus (2018)

So we all have witnessed the current iPhones from Apple named iPhone 8, 8 Plus and iPhone X. The iPhone 8 series is the successor of iPhone 7 series, and if talk about iPhone X aka iPhone 10, it is a flagship device from Apple. The iPhone X comes with some awesome changes like you will get a pure bezel-free screen, a most powerful processor ever on a smartphone.

It is rumored that there are two upcoming smartphones expected from Apple in 2018 named as iPhone X and X Plus (2018) Edition. We have witnessed some of the renders showcasing size and as per the size X Plus will the biggest iPhone ever created, it will sport a screen size of 6.4-inches which is bigger than the current iPhone X’s 5.8-inch screen.

A website called iDropNews has showcased some of the images compared with iPhone X size. So in the image, we can clearly see that iPhone X Plus will be massive. Let us make you all clear that in 2018 Apple will launch its 2 smartphones, there will the 1st smartphone same name iPhone X but it will be called as 2018 edition and the second will be iPhone X Plus (2018).

In terms of pricing, yes of course the bigger one will cost you more than the smaller one.  The processor will be powerful like we have witnessed in iPhone X’s 2017 edition, undoubtedly the Upcoming phones from Apple in 2018 will be the top powerful devices for sure. The next iPhones could come with a 12 chipset and an upgraded iOS.


iPhone X 2018 Expected Specs and features 
Will be packed with iOS 12
Upgraded Apple A12 chipset processor
Waterproof Technology
No Headphone Jack
Bezel Free/less Display

4. Samsung Galaxy X (Foldable Phone)

Samsung after launching flagship Note 7, now most probably looking at their next foldable smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy X yup you heard it correct Galaxy X will come with the foldable technology, we can also say that the time of curve display is now almost over or will be almost over within one year.

In future Samsung will be looking at foldable displays, 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 sport 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. It may come packed with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 processor, or Samsung may use their Exynos processor.

However nothing can be said now about this phone, but we can say that from now it is one of the best much awaited upcoming smartphones from 2018  from Samsung.


Galaxy X Expected Specs and features 
Snapdragon 845 processor
6GB of RAM
QHD foldable display
256GB of Storage
Dual cameras
Waterproof technology

5. OnePlus 6

OnePlus 6 will be the successor to OnePlus 5. But it is clear that this device will be more efficient and powerful than its previous version. The previous version OnePlus 5 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 6 if compared with other upcoming smartphones.

For the specifications, as for now it is very hard to mention anything about this device but let’s try to find out some specifications of OnePlus 6.

The smartphone will be available with 21-megapixel dual cameras. The Oneplus 6 will be equipped with 8GB of RAM yup you heard correct because now the 6GB RAM phones are ordinary which we can be seen in various devices like OnePlus 5, Honor 8 Pro and many others too.

We are at least expecting QHD display (1440 x 2560) whereas in OnePlus 5 it has only (1920×1080) resolution display. Regarding processor, it will be packed with Snapdragon 845.

The device will run on Android O latest variant. For the storage, it could offer 256GB storage capacity this time. The phone is expected to come with IPS waterproof certification.


OnePlus 6 Expected Specs and feature
Will be Powered by 8GB of RAM
5.5-inch QHD display
Snapdragon 835 processor
Waterproof technology
21MP camera

6. HTC U 12

As we all know that HTC is one of the biggest smartphone makers in the world. The company is well known for its high-end flagship devices. 2016 was an excellent year where we’ve all experienced some of the great smartphones from the company.

In the previous year, we’ve also witnessed HTC’s great smartphones which are named as HTC 10, and HTC U11 the devices are very impressive regarding design, they had implemented a nice crafted chamfered body. The HTC U11 also comes with an amazing squeezing concept,  the smartphone also packs a great camera, which is appreciated by most of the reviewers.

So in 2018, we are going to witness upgraded variant of  HTC U11 named HTC 12, yes for sure we will see a New smartphone in 2018. Still, there isn’t much info about this device, all we can talk about its rumored specs.

In the case of HTC 12, we are expecting this time with the more improved body, or you can say design quality, there’s no doubt that the previous was cool, but we can expect to be more cool with HTC 12.

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 next processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, and 8GB of RAM will power it. 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 have a 12MP dual ultra pixels camera which will be much better.

HTC U12 Expected Specs and features
 8GB of RAM
12MP- dual Ultra pixel cameras
5-inch QHD display
256GB of Storage
Snapdragon 845

7. 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 smartphone will be the next greatest 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 last 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 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 are coming in this smartphone. It 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 come 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 on the audience or you can say loved by the public.

It will be packed with a 21-Megapixel PureView camera with Zeiss 6-lens, now that looks better if compared with other future smartphones, also will be the best sensor used in any Microsoft device. For the front section, there will come with an 8-megapixel Zeiss wide-angle lens, for wider selfies and superb quality.

There is some rumored specification which can be a part of this Surface smartphone, and you can find those just below.


Surface Phone Expected Specs and features
8GB of RAM
Expected on Intel Chipset
21-MP rear camera
128GB of storage
5.5-inch of AMOLED display

8. Nokia 9 Flagship

Nokia has officially announced that they are coming back in the 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 a comeback with their upcoming smartphone in the industry.

The wait is now over we are witnessing some best Nokia smartphones in 2017.

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.

So without wasting a single minute let’s look at the leaked specification of the smartphone. The phone will come in two variants one with the 5.2-inch display and another variant will sport a5.3 inch Quad HD display.

The rumors also suggest that smartphone will be boosted by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 processor, which indicates that how much powerful Nokia smartphone could be, and also it can beat all the upcoming phones 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 3.0 technology.

When launched smartphone will be running on latest Android O. 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.


Nokia 9 Expected Specs and features
6GB of RAM
128GB of storage
Solid bezel less design
128GB of storage
 Snapdragon 845 processor

9. Xiaomi Mi 7

Xiaomi Mi 7, 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. People expect some uniqueness from the upcoming smartphones in this 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 and Mi 6 the device is impressive from all the devices present in the market, not only the specifications are impressive the device also gets some impressive price tag.

As 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 845 octa-core processor, to make this device as one of the best phones mobile phones.

The Mi6 smartphone will be packed with 6GB RAM, and it will run on MIUI 9 (Android O OS). It will rock dual rear cameras along with a 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.

Mi 7 Expected Specs and features 
 Ultra HD 2160 x 3840 pixels Super AMOLED display
 Snapdragon 845 octa-core processor
 6GB of RAM
5G network support
Dual cameras

10. Google Pixel Series (Launched)

So as you all are familiar with Google’s last year flagship smartphones named Pixel and Pixel XL, now the rumors about upcoming smartphones named Google’s Pixel 2 and 2B started emerging. The new rumors suggest that smartphones named Pixel 2 and 2B could come with an upgraded specifications if compared to the previous series. We had seen many smartphones from Google in the past like Nexus 6P, Nexus

The new rumors suggest that smartphones named Pixel 2 and 2B could come with an upgraded specifications if compared to the previous series. We had seen many smartphones from Google in the past like Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, and some others too. Past smartphones are made in cooperation with other brands like 6P was created by Huawei and 5X by LG, but the Pixel series are made by Google itself.

For the specs, the new Pixel 2 and 2B could come with its own processors; else there are also rumors that Google is testing Snapdragon 83X chip and an unknown Intel chip with this device too. However, if Google launches these smartphones with its processor then it directly means that Google is preparing to war against Apple and Samsung: Apple is well known for its powerful processors which are best compared to any other in the market and on the other hand Samsung has also developed its Exynos processor.

It will also be equipped with a top-notch camera, and this time the price of these smartphones are expected to be value for money, unlike previous smartphones.

Best Expected Specs and feature
4GB of RAM
Snapdragon 845/Intel processor or Google’s Homemade processor
16MP Top-Notch Camera
4K display
64//128 Camera

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