Top smartphones that are coming to India in May-June 2019

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Top smartphones that are coming to India in May-June 2019

19 May 2019: Top smartphones that are coming to India in May-June 2019

By now, we have seen some of the biggest smartphones launches of 2019: Galaxy S10 series, Huawei P30 Pro, and OnePlus 7 series among others.

And while most of these phones are available in India, several other money suckers are waiting to arrive soon including OPPO Reno, Redmi 7S, Honor 20 series.

Here is a roundup of all the phones arriving in May-June.

Option #1: Redmi Note 7S: Set to launch on May 20

Xiaomi is all set to launch Redmi Note 7S in India tomorrow i.e May 20.

As per the teasers and leaks, it will sport a design similar to Redmi Note 7 Pro with a full-HD+ Dot Notch display and an all-glass body.

While other specs are unknown as of now, Redmi Note 7S will offer a 48MP rear camera and arrive as Flipkart exclusive.

Option #2: OPPO Reno: Set to launch on May 28

OPPO Reno, which was recently launched in China, is arriving in India on May 28.

It sports a 6.4-inch notch-less, bezel-less full-HD+ AMOLED display along with an in-screen fingerprint sensor, and Gorilla Glass 6 protection.

The phone is backed by a Snapdragon 710 chipset, paired with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB/256GB of internal storage.

Lastly, it houses a 3,765mAh battery with VOOC 3.0 fast-charging support.

Fact: What's the camera like on OPPO Reno?

The OPPO Reno offers a dual rear camera setup with a 48MP (f/1.7) primary camera, paired with a 5MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. Up front, it offers a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper nestled in a wedge-shaped motorized pop-up camera module.

Option #3: OPPO Reno 10x Zoom: Expected to launch on May 28

Alongside the standard Reno model, OPPO is also expected to launch the flagship Reno 10x Zoom variant.

It comes with an all-screen design featuring a 6.6-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display, an in-screen fingerprint sensor, and Gorilla Glass 6 protection.

The phone is powered by Snapdragon 855 chipset, paired with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB/256GB of internal storage.

Under the hood, it houses a 4,065mAh battery.

Fact: OPPO Reno 10x Zoom offers a triple-lens rear camera

OPPO Reno 10x Zoom features a triple-lens rear camera comprising a 48MP (f/1.7) main sensor, paired with an 8MP secondary sensor and a 13MP periscope sensor that enables 10x lossless zoom. Up front, it has a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper - same as OPPO Reno.

Option #4: OnePlus 7: Set to release in June

The recently unveiled OnePlus 7 arrives as a solid upgrade to OnePlus 6T with a 6.41-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display, dual speakers, and an improved in-screen fingerprint sensor.

The phone is powered by Snapdragon 855 processor, combined with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB/256GB of UFS 3.0 storage.

Further, it packs a 3,700mAh battery with support for 20W fast-charging.

In India, OnePlus 7 starts at Rs. 32,999.

Fact: OnePlus 7 offers a 48MP dual-lens rear camera

The OnePlus 7 offers a 48MP dual-lens rear camera featuring a 48MP (f/1.7, OIS) primary sensor and a 5MP (f/2.4) fixed focus depth sensor. Up front, the waterdrop-like cut-out houses a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper.

Option #5: Honor 20-series: Set to launch in India on June 11

Honor is set to globally unveil Honor 20 and Honor 20 Pro on May 21. In India, these phones will launch on June 11.

As per leaks and renders, the Honor 20 series is expected to feature a full-HD+ punch-hole display and an all-glass body.

Moreover, both the phones are expected to be powered by the flagship Kirin 980 chipset.

Fact: Honor 20 series is likely to offer quad-lens rear camera

Honor 20 series is expected to offer a quad-lens rear camera with a 48MP main sensor, a 16MP super-wide-angle sensor, and a 2MP macro sensor. The fourth lens on Honor 20 Pro might be an 8MP telephoto sensor and 2MP depth sensor on Honor 20.