The Newest Android Phones From LG, Huawei, Google, Samsung, 1+& Others – Android is the biggest share holder of mobile phones operating systems in current time. They really have only one major competitor in the market (iOS). But the real competition is within OS spectrum. Companies like Samsung, LG, HTC, OnePlus, Huawei and May more manipulate the OS launched by Google to Release Flagship phones every year to maintain top positions in android market.
Innovation in design, accessories and ever growing specs of flagship phones is becoming trademark of android. Android also keep a keen eye on pricing to capture every type of customers. All this competition makes android phones the best smart phones in market.
Here our team complied a list of new android phones up till now. These phones are best rated for their performance, design, specification and user experience.
Note: We will update this list on regular bases to cover new android phones.
LG almost failed to compete with top smart phones like Galaxy S7 and other throughout last year. This was mostly because there main focus with LG G5 was is modular functions. Unfortunately modular functions launched with LG G5 (Three friend) don’t attract a large number of sales. LG surely learned their lessons and they are sticking to their old ways with LG G6.
LG announce LG G6 at MWC event this year which is consider to be and early release. LG G6 phone up for slae in UK (699 Pounds) and on pre order in Korea.
Design and Specification and Stand out points of LG G6
The LG G6 flagship phones comes with Android nougat 7.0, 4 GB Ram with 32-64 GB internal storage, dual 13MP rear and 5MP front camera, 5.7inch screen with 18:9 ratio and 2880 x 1440 resolution. The processor of LG G6 is Snapdragon 821. With graphics supported by Adreno 530. It also comes with better water proofing. Wireless charging is only available for American users and Hi-fi Quad DAC for Korean users only.
The design is very attractive with and aluminum ring holding back and front gorilla glass in place. The display of LG G6 is also round matching its overall design which gives a unique user experience. LG G6 is also taller than its predecessors. Their water proofing is better then Iphone 7.
It comes in three attractive colors (Blue, black and white). There is no camera back at back in LG G6. It’s the best phone up till now for android split screen function. All models except UK model comes out with Quick Qualcomm charger 3.0. LG G6 battery can last a day with intensive use. Hi-Fi quad DAC is only for Korean users which makes a huge bump in heads of Europeans. Instead of latest Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 processor LG sticks with 821 which could hurt them after availability of S8 in market in April. Prices are also on the high end. Overall this phone is good but processors are similar to OnePlus3T. Android users would defiantly wait for S8 before buying new mobile phones.
Upcoming: Huawei P10 and P10 Plus
Huawei makes an impression all over the world especially in United states with its last year release Huawei Mate 9. This year after so many rumors and leaked information, Huawei unveiled Huawei P10 and P10 Plus at MWC 2017. In both phones Huawei is going to launch Android Nougat 7.0 with Huawei EMUI 5.1 for the first time.
End the crap and let’s see the specifications of Huawei P10 and P10 Plus
Specifications, design and standout features Of Huawei P10 and P10 Plus
The common specification of huawei P10 and P10 plus are Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 960 processor, Non removable batteries, Dual 20 and 12 MP rear and 8MP front cameras, Android Nougat 7.0 with Huawei’s EMUI 5.1 interface. The differences between specs of two phones are in screen sizes (5.1 and 5.5 inch) resolution, Ram ( 4GB in P10 and 4-GB in P10 plus), and internal storage with P10 plus offering up to 128 GB. Both phones support up to 256 GB SD card.
The design of both phones are metallic one piece body with flatter curves at the sides. Home button is moved to the front of the phone. Both phones have no camera bumps and better finish. It comes out in 8 different colors but huawei will restrict colors to specific regions. They claimed that their finger print scanners are fastest in the market which is pretty much true. In both phones finger print sensors also support motion gestures. Battery life is good mainly because of Quad HD display instead of Full HD which consumes more battery. The processor is same as In Mate 9 which would surely dent their sales. Cameras are from their Leica with better sensors and optically stabilized. Price in Europe starts at 649 pounds for P10 and 699 pounds for p10 plus.
Overall this is a great phone with better design. This phone is best for people who love to text and type with only one hand. Price is on the high end which expected to reduce in a month or so after the release of Samsung S8.
Google Pixel and Pixel XL
Google Pixel and Pixel XL were released last year on 20th October. Google phones are always one of the most sort out phones because of the launch of new android version in original form. These two phones are also the first ones shipped with Google Assistant on Board.
Specifications, design and stand out factors of Google pixel and Google XL
The main common specification of Google Pixel and Google XL are Android nougat 7.1, Qualcomm snapdragon 821 processor, 4GB Ram with 32-128GB internal storage and non removable batteries. The only difference is screen size with Google pixel 5.1 and Google XL 5.5 inch screen. Resolution of two phones also differ but display type is same (AMOLED).
The design of both phones is not unique but efficient and neat. Both phones give a premium look. Water proofing is not as good as some other competitors in market. Price is $650 in American market which is pretty fair compared to other flagship phones. Battery timing is fairly good. Google Pixel 2 release is also expected in August 2017 with Android O. So wait for Samsung Galaxy S8 Or Google Pixel two to buy your new phone.
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge | Samsung S8 & S8 Plus launch in April 2017
Samsung with its last two galaxy series phones becomes the highest sellers in android phones for straight two years. Design wise the Samsung galaxy phones are the best choice for android users. Samsung ditched their old ways of putting removable batteries and expandable storages in galaxy series last two launches. Samsung also changed the design with aluminum frame holding glass front and back panels.
Up till now Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are the most selling android phones in year 2016. Both these phones are thicker to manager larger batteries. The rear camera bumps are smaller.
Both S7 and S7 edge are flagship phones of their era. The major specs are Super AMOLED QUAD HD display, $ GB Ram With up to 128 GB Internal storage, Snapdragon 820 Processors in both phones. They only difference is screen size and resolution with S7 edge offering 5.5 inch screen which is 0.4 inch bigger then S7. Both phones comes out with Android 7.0 nougat.
Unfortunately both Samsung s7 and s7 edge would go to side lines with the launch of Samsung S8 and S8 plus on 29th April 2017.
The major specs of Samsung S8 and S8 plus are AMOlED Display with resolution of 2960 x 1440, 64 GB internal storage with SD card support up to 256GB, 4 Gb ram with snapdragon 835 processor for US model and Exynos 8895 octa core processor for every other region of the world. Best water proofing and dust resistance and wireless chargers. Battery of S8 plus is larger with longer battery life then S8. Both phones have 12 MP back and 8MP front camera with auto focus and 4k recording from rear camera.
The prices of S8 on launch would be $857 and that of S8 plus would be $964 in US. Both phones are coming with android nougat 7.1.
Samsung fans have to wait till march 2017 to have their hands on new Samsung s8 and Samsung S8 Plus. Otherwise you can buy Samsung S7 and S7 edge at a low cost because of expected drop in price.
OnePlus 3T is the second release of OnePlus in 2016. This was the new Flagship phone with and amazing Snapdragon 821 processor coupled with 6Gb ram for high speed gaming, browsing and flawless mobile experience. They also improved the battery timing by fitting a 3400mAh battery in OnePlus 3T. OnePlus 3T battery can last a whole day of extensive use. Dual sim card option and 16MP rear and front camera are also salient features of OnePlus 3T. The phone comes with two beautiful colors gunmetal and gold.
The main specs are snapdragon 821 2.35GHz processor, 5.5 inch AMOLEd display with resolution of 1920 x 1080, 6GB ram with internal storage up to 128 GB. Operating system is Nougat 7.0.
Huawei Mate 9
Huawei is becoming a sensation in recent few years with phones like Huawei P9 and Mate9.
The main specification of Huawei Mate 9 are 5.9 inch display, resolution of 1920 x 1080 with 373ppi. It comes up with 4 GB Ram and Octa core Hisilicon Kirin 960 processor. Cameras are pretty much unmatchable with 12 and 20 MP back and 8 MP front cameras. It comes with android 7.0 nougat version of android. Internal storage of 64Gb which is further supported by SD card up to 256 GB. It is also a dual sim phone.
Mate 9 is surely the phone for big screen, dual sim and amazing camera fans. Battery life is amazing. It can last almost one and a half day of heavy use. The major drawbacks are high price tag, timely odd software and 1080p display. Otherwise Huawei Mate 9 worth is a phone to must have.
The main specs of LG V20 are Qualcomm snapdragon 820 processor with 4 GB Ram and 32-64Gb Internal storage. Dual rear camera of 8 and 16 MP and front camera of 5Mp. It comes with 3200mAh battery which is not a good sign for a smart phone. Its also heavier then main stream flagship smart phones of his era. LG V20 comes with 5.7 inch IPS LCD with 2560 x 1440 display.
The unique second screen in LG V20 also offers 2.1 inch display with resolution of 160 x 1040. Last but not least LG V20 operating system is Android Nougat 7.0.
This LG phone is quite durable. But battery life is pretty much on the low end. Overall this phone is good package with a good price tag. So don’t wait grab your LG V20 Now.
Motorola or Lenovo whatever you like to call them bring modules back to its flagship smart phones. These magnetic modules are designed to attached to the back of the phone. They called them “Moto Mods”. The only downside is that there are only three Moto Mods available in market.
The common specs of Moto Z and Moto Z Force are Qualcomm’s snapdragon 820 processor, 5.5 inch AMOLED with 2560 x 1440 screen resolution, 4GB ram, 32-64 Gb internal storage with SD card support up to 256Gb. Both runs android marshmallow out of the box which will update to nougat latest version. Moto z comes with 13Mp camera and 2600mAh battery. On the other hand Moto Z Force comes with a 23 Mp rear camera and a bigger battery (3500mAh).
The major difference beside battery and rear camera is the thickness of the phone. Moto Z is by far the slimmest flagship phone in the market. Both phones are not the cheapest but they pack a good deal with a good price money.
ZTE Axon 7
ZTE Axon 7 major specs are snapdragon qualcomm’s 820 processor with 5.5 inch AMOLED Quad HD Display, 4-6 GB Ram, 64-128 GB internal storage with SD card support upto 256Gb. ZTE Axon comes out of box with android Nougat 7.0. Its 20MP Back and 8MP front cameras are awesome for filming without tripod.
Overall ZTE fix all problems and shortcomings of Axon Pro with Axon 7. The main features to buy this phone is durability, good enough looks, front facing speakers, amazing a day long battery timing, sleep and attractive design and last but not least its price.
ZTE Axon Price is only $400 in US. Which makes it one of the cheapest flagship phone in market. It will be light on your pockets for sure. So hurry up and grab your ZTE Axon 7 now.
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