Amid the COVID-19 lockdown, several smartphone brands have postponed their scheduled launches. On the brighter side, these brands are set to witness pent-up demand once the lockdown is lifted. Which is why some of the best smartphone brands are expected to launch new, superior models after this period. Here’s looking at 5 of the best smartphones of 2020 that will be worth waiting for:
Infinix Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro – Infinix is expected to launch two new smartphones from its Hot Series which is Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro. Hot 9 is expected to come with a display size of at least 6.5 inches. It is likely to feature a waterdrop notch on the display to house the front-facing camera. The device should also run Android 10 out of the box. In addition, Infinix may also launch Hot 9 Pro which is expected to have a 6.6-inch display, 4GB RAM, 64GB storage and Android 10 operating system. We may also see a fingerprint scanner in HOT9 Pro.
Realme X3 – Realme is gearing up to launch a new 5G phone soon. The Realme X3 is expected to offer quad cameras at the back with a 48-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor, and two 2-megapixel sensors. On the front, there is tipped to be a 16-megapixel sensor and a 2-megapixel sensor. It is expected to pack a 4,100mAh battery.
POCO F2 – Poco F2 is the successor to the highly popular POCO F1 smartphone. The Xiaomi Poco F2 has a 6.3-inch IPS LCD with Full HD+ resolution, nearly bezel-less design, and waterdrop notch. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor. The smartphone comes in three variants; 6GB RAM + 64GB storage, 8GB RAM + 128GB storage, and 10GB RAM + 256GB storage. The Poco F2 features a 48MP + 5MP dual-camera at the back that can record 4K videos at 60 frames per second. Its front-facing camera is a 13MP unit.
Realme Narzo 10 – The Realme Narzo 10 is expected to sport a 6.5-inch HD+ panel with a waterdrop notch at the top. The Realme Narzo 10 will measure 164.4 x 75 x 9.0 mm and weigh-in at 195 grams. In the camera department, the Realme Narzo will feature a 48MP primary camera with f/1.8 aperture supported by an 8MP ultra-wide camera, a 2MP macro lens, and a 2MP B&W sensor.