New Smartphones Launched in India in August-September 2017

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When looking for smartphone, most of us prefer to get our hands on the latest models. Not only do these come with the latest technology, but also guarantee a longer support cycle by the manufacturers in terms of software and security updates. And with a number of launches happening every month now, we’ve put together the list of the new smartphones launched in India in the last 30-60 days. The pros and cons mentioned below are for their respective price budgets.

Not to confuse you with the camera specs listed below. We’ve listed the specs as (megapixels), (aperture), (OIS-if present), (sensor size). Generally speaking, bigger the aperture and sensor size, better is the camera. Which means smaller number in the denominator, the bigger the aperture or sensor size is. For example, f/1.9 is a bigger aperture and than f/2.0. Also 1/2.2″ is a bigger sensor than, say, 1/2.6″. A bigger aperture camera performs much better in low light situations and produces sharper images. It also produces a better brokeh. Also, OIS refers to optical image stabilisation, which helps in reducing blur.

New smartphones launched in India in August-September 2017:

 

Panasonic P77

Panasonic P77

  • OS Android 5.1
  • Weight 126g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor MTK6735P Quad Core 1GHz
  • GPU Mali-T720
  • RAM 1GB
  • Camera 8MP, f.2.4
  • Secondary camera 2MP, f/2.4
  • Battery 2,000mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Internal memory
  • – Android 5.1
  • – Battery

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Redmi 4A

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  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 131.5g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 425 1.4GHz quad core (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 308
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 3,120mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Internal memory
  • + RAM
  • + Android 6.0
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

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Lenovo K8 Plus

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  • OS Android 7.1.1
  • Weight 
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920
  • Display 5.2 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Mediatek MT6757 Helio P25 octa-core 2.6 GHz (A53)
  • GPU Mali-T880 MP2
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP+5MP dual
  • Secondary camera 8MP
  • Battery 4,000mAh, non removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Processor
  • + Android 7.1
  • + Battery
  • + Dual camera

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Lenovo K8 Note

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  • OS Android 7.1 Nougat
  • Weight 180g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Display 5.5 inches, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB/64GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Helio X23 deca-core 2.3 GHz (A53)
  • GPU Mali-T880 MP4
  • RAM 3GB/4GB
  • Camera Dual 13MP + 5 MP, f/1.7
  • Secondary Camera 13MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 4,000 mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM (4G LTE)
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.1
  • + Battery
  • + RAM
  • + Dual camera

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Moto G5s

moto g5s

  • OS Android 7.1 – Nougat
  • Weight 157g
  • Display resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Display 5.2 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Octa-core 1.4GHz (A53) Snapdragon 430
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 16MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 3,000mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.1

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Samsung J7 Nxt

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  • OS Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Weight 170g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Display 5.5 inches, AMOLED
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Octa-core 1.6GHz Exynos 7870 Processor
  • GPU Mali-T830MP2
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/1.9
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 3,000 mAh removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM (3G+4G LTE)
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.0
  • – RAM
  • – Internal memory
  • – Display

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LG Q6

lg q6

  • OS Android 7.1 Nougat
  • Weight 149g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels
  • Display 5.5 inches, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Octa-core 1.4GHz (A53) Snapdragon 435
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 3,000 mAh non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM (3G+4G LTE)
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.1
  • + Display resolution

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Nokia 6

nokia 6

  • OS Android 7.1, Nougat
  • Weight 169g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Display 5.5 inches, IPS LCD
  • Storage space 64GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 430 Octa-core 1.4GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 4GB
  • Camera 16MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 8MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 3,000 mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Internal memory
  • + Android 7.1.1
  • + RAM
  • – Processor
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

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Mi A1

Mi A1

  • OS Android 7.1.2 – Nougat
  • Weight 165g
  • Display resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 64GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Snapdragon 625 Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Adreno 506
  • RAM 4GB
  • Camera 12MP (26mm, f/2.2)+12MP (50mm, f/2.6)
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 3,080mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.0
  • + Dual cameras
  • + RAM
  • + Internal memory

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Moto G5s Plus

moto g5s plus

  • OS Android 7.1 – Nougat
  • Weight 168g
  • Display resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 64GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Snapdragon 625 Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Adreno 506
  • RAM 4GB
  • Camera 13MP+13MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 8MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 3,000mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.1
  • + RAM
  • + Dual camera
  • + Internal memory

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Mi Max 2

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  • OS Android 7.1.1 Nougat
  • Weight 211g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Display 6.44 inches, IPS LCD
  • Storage space 64GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 625 Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Adreno 506
  • RAM 4GB
  • Camera 12MP, f/2.2, 1/2.9″ sensor
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 5,300 mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + RAM
  • + Battery
  • + Storage
  • + Android 7.1
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

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