Though the year 2017 witnessed the immense growth of smartphone industry, there were few disappointing launches that failed to impress the consumers and tech geeks. Most of the flagship phones were equipped with latest trending features like Edge-to-edge bezel-less displays, Dual cameras, Quick charge support and high resolution selfie cameras along with the advanced technologies such as AR and AI, being incorporated in these phones. However, there were few phones that failed to live upto the expectations of smartphone users and techies.
The selfie experts Vivo and Oppo have been competing with each other to establish their foothold in the budget smartphone market. Recently, Oppo has launched its latest flagship phone Oppo F5 which is the successor of Oppo F3 in Philippines. The USP of this phone is its AI (artificial intelligence) powered selfie camera and 6GB RAM.
Flipkart's sub-brand Billion has debut its first smartphone Capture+ in highly competitive budget smartphone market to compete with the likes of Xiaomi, Lenovo and Motorola such as the Redmi Note 4 and Moto G5S Plus.
In recent times, the air quality has drastically dropped in the major cities of our country. Hence, the people are going for high quality air purifiers to ensure their health safety.
Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo had released 4GB RAM model of its selfie-focussed smartphone Oppo F5 earlier this month. Its 6GB RAM variant is up for preorder exclusively on Flipkart. The smartphone would be available for sale from 1 December onwards and it has been priced at Rs 24,990. The handset will be available to buy in Black and Red colour variants.
After Xiaomi's first bezel-less smartphone Mi Mix which was launched last year, the company has recently launched its latest flagship phone Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 to compete with the likes of latest Apple and Samsung flagship phones.
Since Indian smartphone market is one of the most rapidly growing ones in the global market, the mobile manufacturers are launching new models every other day in different price ranges and specifications. We will be witnessing numerous smartphone model launches in the coming year 2017. Hence if you are thinking to upgrade your phone, you need to wait for the new devices to be released in India in the next year 2017. They are expected to have better specifications like powerful processor, 4GB RAM, advanced operating system and more.
Xiaomi Mi A1 is the new flagship phone by Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi priced at Rs. 14,999. The device is available on September 12 at 12PM on Flipkart as well as Mi Home stores. Airtel customers will also get up to 200GB of additional data if they purchase the Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone in India.