Also confirmed is the fact that the phone will not have an IP rating for dust/water resistance or wireless charging. Going by the leaks and rumors, the phone will feature Snapdragon 845 processor, 6/8GB RAM, up to 256GB storage and a larger battery compared to the OnePlus 6.
The rear dual camera setup as well as the front camera is expected to be improved on the new device.
Apple iPhone XR
Apple announced this budget option along with the premium Apple iPhone XS and XS Max last month. Now, the iPhone XR is all set for its launch on 26 October. Featuring a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina LCD display with a notch, it will be available in six colour options.
It is powered by Apple A12 processor and will come with storage option of 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. It has a single 12MP rear camera with f1.8 aperture and a 7MP front camera. It also features dual SIM (eSim + nano SIM), stereo speakers, dual band WiFi ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and wireless charging support.
BlackBerry is all set to launch the mid-range Evolve in India. Evolve has a 5.99-inch 18:9 full HD display protected by Gorilla Glass 5. Inside is a Snapdragon 450 processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB storage and a 4,000mAh battery. It has a rear dual camera setup, 13MP + 13MP, while the front has a 16MP selfie shooter.
It boasts of rear fingerprint scanner, dual SIM slot, expandable storage, USB Type-C port and Android 8.1. On the software side, you will get all the standard BlackBerry ecosystem apps including DTEK by BlackBerry, BlackBerry Privacy Shade, BlackBerry Hub, BlackBerry Password Keeper, etc.
Nokia 7.1 Plus
HMD Global announced the Nokia 7.1 Plus in their global event on 4 October. HMD has set the launch in India for 11 October.
The phone features a 5.84-inch notch style display with HDR support in a metal unibody design. It is powered by a Snapdragon 636 processor with 3/4GB RAM, 32/64GB storage, 3.076mAh battery. On the rear it has a 12MP + 13MP dual camera setup on the back while the front features an 8MP selfie camera.
Honor 8X has a large 6.5-inch notch style display in a slim 7.8mm body that weighs 175 grams. It features Kirin 710 processor, 4/6GB RAM, 64/128GB storage and a 3,750mAh battery.
For camera lovers, the 8X has a 20MP (f1.8) + 2MP (depth) dual rear camera setup and a 16MP front facing camera with HDR support. You also get dual SIM slot, rear fingerprint scanner and a micro USB port.