The evolution of smartphones is happening really quickly as the underlying technology is getting better day by day. This year is going to be a landmark year for smartphones as tech enthusiasts will be able to witness a gamut of innovations in this category. The news itself has got our pulses racing and set our expectations on a high orbit, with each passing moment.
Smartphones have, till now, differentiated mostly on the basis of their screen size – big, small or sliding display, or camera styles – notch, waterdrop, pop-up selfie. But in 2020, there is something better and innovative waiting for us.
Here is the list of innovations in smartphones that we will get to see in 2020.
# Samsung Galaxy Fold 2
We all know that Samsung tries to flatter us by making the best-looking smartphones. After the moderate success of its Galaxy Fold, Samsung is geared up to bring to us its successor – Galaxy Fold 2. It seems to be one of the best-looking devices and is set to be launched on 11th February 2020. This is poised to become the world’s first foldable phone with a flexible display. It can completely fold in half and will look like a flip phone. When this beauty is folded, you will be able to take only take selfies and see notifications. It will feature a6.5 inch foldable display with QHD resolution.
It has triple camera configuration – a monstrous 84MP main shooter, 23MP telephoto sensor and 8MP RGB Image Sensor, while for the perfect selfie they have put in a 48-megapixel in-display camera.
# Nokia 8.2 5G
We all know that Nokia is a well-known and popular brand in the world. Ever since its revival under the new owner HMD Global, Nokia has kept its promise of introducing us phones with best-in-class features with the reliability of a Nokia. This time, Nokia has partnered with Qualcomm for an affordable range of 5G handsets that are based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Series chipset hardware. Nokia 8.2 will come with the Snapdragon 735 chipset and will offer faster 5G-ready connection speeds. Pricing will be competitive in the mid-range segment of smartphones. The display of the screen will be 6.4 inches with AMOLED captive touchscreen and Gorilla Glass protection. So, if your phone falls, don’t worry the gorilla will save the screen of your phone.
The best feature of this is that it will come with a triple camera configuration. We expect at least a 64-megapixel main snapper. For selfie enthusiasts, it is expected to come with a24 megapixel front camera. The pricing combined with the rich feature sets and 5G capabilities will make it a strong contender once it is launched.
# LG G9 ThinQ
Another phone that has an amazing set of features, LG G9 ThinQ will stand out for its rear camera system and a gorgeous AMOLED display consisting of a P- OLED capacitive touchscreen with Corning Gorilla Glass. Needless to say, it will be 5G ready. Though the design of the phone resembles the LG G8, its performance will set it apart from its competitors. Though not much is known about the actual specification, it is rumored that the phone will be launched in March 2020. LG bets that you will not have to think of any other flagship smartphone before buying the LG G9 ThinQ.
# Apple iPhone 9
Oh!!! We all love the features and camera of this iconic brand, isn’t it?
iPhone launches at least one phone every year with upgraded features and camera. We all know that nothing can beat the camera of the iPhones whether it is photography or shooting videos. And this year Apple is rumored to launch the iPhone 9, the missing link in the iPhone series. To be also known as the iPhone SE2, this is will be Apple’s entry-level offering this year apart from the flagship iPhone 12 series. The display of this phone will be 5.2 inches and a full OLED display. A unique feature expected on this phone would be a 3D touchscreen.
This phone is definitely going to draw the attention of budget buyers and become an entry point to an ever-growing Apple family, without having to pay big bucks.
# Oppo Find X2
Last year’sOppoFind X was a great hit among the consumers worldwide. It was a beautiful phone with flagship capabilities. This year, Oppo is going to take the consumer expectation a notch higher with the Find X2, set to be launched in February 2020.
It is expected to sport the following specifications – 6.5 inches, 2.84GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 865 with 5G modem, 12GB RAM/256GB storage, 16 MP + 24-megapixel Dual Primary Cameras, and 25-megapixel punch-hole front camera.
We are pretty sure these smartphones have got your drooling already. Consider this just a teaser as there will be many more launches announced during this year. So, start planning your next smartphone purchase and get your hands on one of these beauties in 2020!