Just as the news of the 10th year iPhone Anniversary spread out, gossips and rumors on the iPhone 8 (아이폰 8) have also gone a bit more loudly. However, Apple’s forecast to give the iPhone 8 a completely new design and a completely new performance could come up with stiff challenges and especially so when there are the lights of different competitors in the market.
The launch of the new generation phones from the arch rivals SAMSUNG, Xiaomi and much more could come out to be really handy. Well, if you are not an iPhone fan, here are the Top 5 Competitors of the iPhone 8!
Samsung Galaxy S8
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is the most awaited smartphone of the year 2017. According to the sources, the expected release date of Galaxy S8 has been set for February 28, 2017.
There is much rumors circulating on the internet which dignifies that the Samsung Galaxy S8 will have much more advanced features than the Galaxy S7 which opted to be one of the best smartphones to buy in 2016.
This device has a lot of key features indeed and comes up with a smart watch which is synchronized with the device. The back end of the smartphone is revealed to be a complete smooth finishing with dual lens camera.
According to the news set out by Samsung, the display of the phone will be of 5.2 inches and will have an ultimate 4K support. The screen will be covered with gorilla glass 5, and it will be water as well as scratch resistant. The Snapdragon Qualcomm octa-core processor will be indeed a true find for the Galaxy S8.
Though the launch date for the OnePlus 4 has not yet been confirmed, the success of the previous version has definitely created a buzz around the upcoming OnePlus 4. Expected to get launched by 2017, the OnePlus 4 will be equipped with 6 GB RAM as well as 64 GB internal, and it is indeed very much high for usage.
The smartphone will also include the next generation 830 and will help you to run many apps running in the background of the phone.
There are many more news specifications coming up, and it insists that the OnePlus 4 will emerge out with 23 MP rear camera as well as the front camera will be practically same as the OnePlus 3.
However, according to the previous versions released, the expected price for the OnePlus 4 is just likely to touch $419, and it depends on the other countries as well. It will also support modular attachments just like the Moto Z.
Sony Xperia Z7
The reveal of the Sony Xperia Z7 will definitely be just one thing that you cannot step out with. Well, despite the fact that it will be one of the most anticipated smartphones of the year, the expected launch of the Sony Xperia Z7 will be in the summer of 2017.
The Z7 is supposed to support a high-resolution camera supporting the 28 MP in the rear and 10 MP in the front. Apart from this, the inclusion of the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 will be an extra benefit as we all would be willing to have.
Apart from this, the key features of Android 7.0 OS and rapid wireless charging is something new that everyone is looking forward to having.
The price of the Sony Xperia Z7 is likely to touch $600, and it will be one of the finest smartphones to buy. There will be 6 available colors of the Sony Xperia Z7 including the Black, green, white, blue, red and gold.
Though the screen size is not yet confirmed, the Sony Xperia Z7 is expected to get launched with a screen size of 5.3 inches along with a full HD and 4K support.
Just as 2017 breaks down, the launch of the HTC 11 is expected to come to a lot closer. Though any official launch dates behind the HTC 11 is not yet confirmed, it has been expected that the HTC manufacturers will follow their trend to get set go for the HTC 11 by the first quarter of 2017.
Apart from this, there some key rumors coming up against the HTC 11 with the specifications. According to the news, the smartphone will have a 5.2 inch full HD Super LCD 5 screen display supporting the Quad HD resolutions.
This will always be quite a great phone to buy. To make it water resistant, the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 will always be something that you cannot stay away from.
Apart from all, the HTC 11 is likely to support the 4G LTE connectivity as well as 4G VoLTE support along with 4 GB RAM and availability of 32 GB as well as 64 GB internal memory.
However, it is likely to have microSD card slots which will easily help to expand the memory to 256 GB. The expected price of the HTC 11 for the launch will probably be $870, and it will be the highest priced HTC smartphone for the year of 2017.
Well, you might be awaiting a lot for this, but the Xiaomi Mi7 is something exceptional indeed. The Chinese Gizmo makers have stunned with the news of the Xiaomi Mi7.
Well, just after the successive hit of Mi6, the introduction of the Xiaomi Mi7 will definitely be another gizmo to count on. Though nothing has been confirmed yet about the Mi7, sources have revealed that the Mi7 will come up with 5.3 inches of screen size and support the 4K video resolution.
Apart from this will have the Snapdragon 820 processor and enabling a memory of 4 GB RAM! The camera specifications of the Mi7 are even greater with the rear camera counting on 25 MP and the front camera with 8 MP.
The release date for the Mi7 is likely to follow the trend for the Chinese New Year and will come up shortly by the end of June 2017. The Mi7 will have a long list of features to look upon including the retina eye scanner.