Planning to upgrade your smartphone? There have been some exciting smartphone launches in 2019. However, if you are looking at a slightly higher bang for your buck, you might want to wait a little longer. Some of the best smartphone 2020 launches are likely to be even more exciting.
Firstly, we’re expecting some new upgrades and features from all mobile manufacturers. Secondly, the best smartphone in 2020 are expected to be much better and improved. First instance, they will be compact, combine the 5G technology and more.
In fact, some of the popular and best smartphones of 2019 to be succeeded by cooler successors. Pricing is also expected to go higher. The start is here with the latest iPhone 11 models. So, if you want a better deal, start here.
However, there are some changes to the best smartphone 2020 that we are expecting across manufacturers. Firstly, it is speculated that most mobile phone companies will finally enter the market in 2020 with foldable smartphones. This will allow users to fold them into a pocket-friendly size, which can be unfolded later for a larger display.
Integrated fingerprint sensors, waterproof designs and fast charging features are set to be the new normal. Moreover, 5G Technology will become common so users can expect more smartphones offering 5G support at lower prices
There is no doubt about the fact that 2019 has been a great year with some amazing smartphones like OnePlus 7, Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and iPhone 11 series. But, before you spend your money on these smartphones, you ought to have a look at our list of the 5 best smartphones in 2020, which are worth waiting for.
5 Best Smartphone 2020
Samsung Galaxy S11
Samsung Galaxy S11 series is likely to borrow some features such as Aura color variants, enhanced cameras and 45W fast charging from the Galaxy Note 10 smartphones. It is expected to be launched by the end of February next year and is almost certain to offer a 5G variant and also a Samsung Galaxy S11 Plus smartphone.
Galaxy S11 and S11 Plus smartphones are likely to follow the same differentiation patters as their predecessors. S11 and S11 Plus will come with the screen sizes of 6.1” and 6.4”; 3400 mAh and 4100 mAh battery; and single and dual selfies cameras respectively.
The S11 series is also likely to offer a major upgrade in its camera setup, probably with the 64-megapixel sensors but a smaller selfie camera cutout than the Galaxy Note 10 series. But, it is not sure if it will use the Snapdragon 865 processor or the Exynos chipset.
Xiaomi Mi 10
Xiaomi is known for offering trending smartphone features at pocket-friendly prices. Xiaomi Mi 10 is the company’s upcoming smartphone for 2020. It is likely to be revealed in February next year.
It is expected to be powered by a Snapdragon 865 processor and MIUI 10. Xiaomi had also demonstrated Samsung’s 64-megapixel ISOCELL Bright GW1 sensor at an event earlier in August (to be included in its upcoming smartphone). The upcoming Mi smartphone for 2020 is expected to include a small punch hole for the front camera in its 6.2” AMOLED display replacing its current Dot Drop notch.
It is likely to be priced under INR 50,000 putting it in the same range like Samsung Galaxy S11 and LG G9 which are also upcoming smartphone for 2020. Xiaomi users are also hoping for additional rumored upgrades such as a powerful 108-megapixel camera and a massive 5,000 mAh battery.
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Huawei P40 series smartphones are expected to be launched in three variants including Huawei P40, P40 Pro, and a 5G variant in the first quarter of 2020. Rumors have also suggested that the new Huawei smartphone can also be named as Huawei P400.
The P40 series is also likely to include an upgraded version of the Kirin 990 and a display with a punch hole cut out for the camera. Company officials have claimed that the Kirin 990 is 10 percent faster for the single-core performance (and 9 percent for multi-core) and up to 35 percent more power-efficient than the Snapdragon 855.
The display is also likely to be upgraded to Quad+ display rather than the Full-HD+ resolution. Additionally, Huawei P40 Pro can also get a fifth sensor in its rear camera setup as a major upgrade from the base model. All the Pro models in the series are known for their enhanced camera capabilities.
It is one of the most awaited smartphones from the Finland Company in the coming year. It is likely to be launched somewhere in 2020 and is likely to support 5G technology. The smartphone is also expected to receive a major upgrade in its camera setup. It will feature a combination of two 48-megapixel rear cameras including a wide-angle sensor and another telephoto sensor for 4-axis OIS.
Moreover, for the selfies, users will get a 16-megapixel front camera which is expected to be capable of recording 1080p and 4K videos. Online leaks have further suggested that the display size will be somewhere in between 6 to 6.5 inches.
Nokia 10 will be water and dust-resistant and will also have a quick charge feature. Online reports have also claimed that it can retain the pent-rear camera setup and will also feature an in-display fingerprint scanner.
Apple iPhone X Fold
Several online leaks have confirmed that the company has filed a patent for its foldable smartphone. It is anticipated that Apple will introduce its first foldable phone in 2020 likely to be called iPhone X Fold. Though company officials have not confirmed the news so far, images of a foldable iPhone have already surfaced on the Internet.
Apple is likely to use its top-notch hardware to make the design look beautiful inside-out to make it stand apart from other foldable smartphones likely to be launched next year. But as foldable technology is still new, users can expect 2020 foldable smartphones to be quite expensive because of limited resources.
Apple iPhone X Fold is also expected to be highly-priced similar to Samsung’s foldable smartphone which is expected to be priced at $2000.
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