Top Upcoming Smartphone in 2016 : Smartphone worth waiting for

As the year 2015 is going to end, the New Year will bring some new gadgets and smartphones in the market so today we will discuss the Upcoming Smartphones in 2016. This coming year will provide you with some of the astonishing smartphones of all times. Some of the big brands like Samsung, Apple, Microsoft, Sony, LG, HTC, etc will be bringing the flagship devices that are very much in the rumors from quite a long. Also there will be many mid budget smartphones that are making their way towards the smartphone market in the coming year.Top Upcoming Smartphone in 2016

So what today we bring you is the detailed list of Upcoming Smartphones in 2016 that are coming to amaze you in the coming year with some of the finest specifications and advanced features. So let’ start the list with some of the Mid Budget Upcoming Smartphone in 2016.

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Upcoming Smartphones in 2016 – Mid Budget Range

  • Motorola Moto G4 (Moto G 4th Gen) –

motorola moto g4 specifications and price - upcoming smartphone in 2016After the great show of the Moto G 3rd Generation in quite a small time the successor will be the most welcomed by the smartphone in the industry. The smartphone is expected to be launched in July 2016. The Motorola Moto G 2016 is said to be coming with the following specifications:

5 – inch of 1080p of IPS LCD display

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

2 GB RAM with 16 GB and 32 GB storage capacity option

13 MP dual toned Dual LED Flash

8 MP front camera with HD video recording

64 – bit Octa Core processor

Runs on Android v6.0 – Marshmallow out of the box

Price – Rs. 12,999 [$195 (for 16GB)] and Rs. 14,999 [$225 (for 32GB)]

  • OnePlus 3 –

oneplus 3 specifiactions and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016OnePlus 2 is already a great sensation with the type of specs and features that it provides to the smartphone users. Though the smartphone has still not reached to the various markets but yes that’s true the next big sensation is going to be the its successor that is OnePlus 3 which is expected to come with following specs:

5.5 – inch Ultra HD 1440p display

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

5 GB RAM with 32 GB and 64 GB variants of in – built memory

21 MP of rear camera with dual toned dual LED Flash

13 MP of front facing camera with HD video recording

Runs on Android v6.0 – Marshmallow over the Oxygen OS

4400 mAh battery

Price – Rs 27,000 ($405)

  • Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 –

samung galaxy a3 2016 specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016After the galaxy A3 was launched back in October 2014 the smartphone was not heard for a whole one long year but suddenly out of nowhere in the recent leaks it is pretty clear that this new smartphone is coming up in the Galaxy series again with some minor advancement though. Samsung Galaxy A3 2016 specifications are expected to be following:

4.5 – inch of Super AMOLED display

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

1.5 GB of RAM with 16 GB of in – built memory

13 MP of rear facing camera with LED Flash

5 MP of front facing camera

Quad Core Processor with Exynos 7580 SoC

Runs on Android v5.1.1 Lollipop OS out of the box

Price – Rs. 17,499 ($265)

  • Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 –

samung galaxy a5 2016 specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016The predecessor Galaxy A5 was launched in October 2014 and just like the one predecessor mentioned above this one was not out heard for a whole one long year but the recent leaks of the images of its successor bring the rumors to this new smartphone. Samsung Galaxy A5 2016 specifications and price are expected as following:

5.2 – inch of 720p Super AMOLED display

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

2 GB of RAM with 16 GB of internal storage

13 MP of rear camera with LED Flash light

5 MP of front facing camera

Quad – Core 1.6 GHz Exynos processor

Runs on Android Marshmallow OS out of the box

Price – Rs. 21,499 ($325)

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  • Xiaomi Mi 5 –

xiaomi mi 5 specifications and price - upcoming smartphone in 2016As the smartphone is said to be worth waiting for by the CEO of the company and that has brought the device to be the part of list of Upcoming Smartphones in 2016. Xiaomi Mi 5 specifications and price are expected to be the following:

5.3 – inch IPS LCD display with 1440p resolutions

4 GB of RAM with 16 GB and 64 GB of internal storage variants

No card slot

16 MP of rear facing camera with dual toned dual LED Flash

6 MP of front facing camera with HD video recording

Octa – Core 2.2 GHz Snapdragon 820 processor

Runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box

Price – 30,000 ($430)

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  • Pepsi P1 Phone –

pepsi p1 phone specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016After Kodak IM5 phone launched in Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2015 now its Pepsi P1 smartphone that is making its way this CES 2016. Yeah you got it totally right Pepsi; the Cold drink manufacturing company is now moving towards the smartphone business. Pepsi P1 Phone specifications and price are expected to be as follows:

5.5 – inch Full HD 1080p of display

2 GB of RAM with 16 GB of internal memory

MicroSD card for the expansion up to 64 GB

13 MP of rear facing camera with LED Flash

5 MP of front facing camera

Fingerprint Sensor

Quad – Core 1.7 GHz MT6592 processor

Runs on Android v5.1.1 Lollipop OS out of the box

3000 mAh Battery

Price – Rs. 13,499 ($205)

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  • Asus Zenfone 3 –

asus zenfone 3 specifiactions and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016Zenfone from Asus is the smartphone that grabs too much smartphone buyers in the low and the mid budget range and why not the specifications of the device are so much amazing to attract the buyer and same is going to be case with the Asus Zenfone 3 specifications and price which is expected to be as follows:

5.0 – inch 720p display

Corning Gorilla Glass protection

2 GB of RAM with 16 GB of in – built memory

8 MP of rear facing camera with LED Flash light

5 MP of front facing camera

Quad – Core 64 – bit 1.2 GHz processor

Runs on Android v5.1 – Lollipop OS out of the box

Price – Rs. 19,999 ($310)

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  • Nokia 1100 Android –

nokia 1100 android specifiactions and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016This is the smartphone that was the sensation till the featured phones were in the business and now Nokia is coming up with the Android version of the same though the smartphone is said to be launched in the end of 2016. Nokia 1100 Android specifications and price are said to be as follows:

4.5 – inch IPS LCD 720p capacitive touchscreen

512 MB of RAM with 4 GB of internal memory

Memory expandable up to 64 GB

5 MP of rear facing camera with LED Flash

2 MP of the front facing camera

Quad – Core 1.3 GHz processor

Runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box

Price – Rs. 6000 ($80)

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  • Nokia C1 Android –

nokia c1 android specifiactions and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016And this has to follow the 1100 Android, after the Nokia will came back to the smartphone business again the first smartphone is going to be this one. So the Nokia C1 Android specifications and price are to be awesome to attract the buyers which are expected to be as follows:

5.0 – inch IPS LCD 720p display

2 GB of RAM with 32 GB of internal memory

Intel Based processor

8 MP of rear facing camera with LED Flash

5 MP of the front facing camera

Runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box

Price – Rs. 10,499 ($160)

  • Microsoft Lumia 850 –

microsoft lumia 850 specifiactions and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016As the smartphone was leaked way before from now but could not be the part of the launch event with 950, 950 XL and 550 but the smartphone is going t be launched in the coming year and this is what brings it to the list of upcoming smartphone in 2016. Microsoft Lumia 750 specifications and price are expected to be as follow:

5.0 – inch of Quad HD ClearBlack display

Corning Gorilla Glass Protection

1 GB of RAM with 16 GB of internal memory

10 MP of PureView Carl Zeiss rear camera with LED Flash

5 MP of front facing snapper camera

Quad – Core 1.4 GHz Snapdragon 410 processor

Runs on Microsoft Windows 10 OS out of the box

2650 mAh of Li Ion battery

Price – Rs. 19,999 ($310)

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  • Microsoft Lumia 750 –

microsoft lumia 750 specifiactions and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016With Lumia 850 the other smartphone got leaked was this and this also can’t make it to the event and is now the part of the list of Upcoming Smartphones in 2016. Microsoft Lumia 750 specifications and price are expected to be as follows:

5.0 – inch of Quad HD ClearBlack display

Corning Gorilla Glass Protection

1 GB of RAM with 8 GB of internal memory

8 MP of PureView Carl Zeiss rear camera with LED Flash

5 MP of front facing snapper camera

Quad – Core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410 processor

Runs on Microsoft Windows 10 OS out of the box

2650 mAh of Li Ion battery

Price – Rs. 15,499 ($200)

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Now as the Mid Budget Range of Upcoming Smartphones in 2016 are over it turn for the Flagship or Premium Budget of Upcoming Smartphone in 2016.

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Upcoming Smartphones in 2016 – Premium Flagship

  • LG G Flex 3 –

lg g flex 3 specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016LG G Flex 3 is the new smartphone with the banana shaped curved display. The curved display is the trademark of the LG’s G Flex series smartphones. LG G Flex 3 specifications and price are expected to be coming with the following:

6.0 – inch curved Quad HD display

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

4 GB of RAM with 32 GB of internal storage

20.7 MP of rear facing camera with LED Flash

8 MP of front facing camera

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor

Run on Android Marshmallow out of the box

Price – Rs. 32,499 ($499)

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  • Samsung Galaxy A7 2016 –

samung galaxy a7 2016 specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016This is another smartphone from Samsung with the advancement in the predecessor model and it has just been on the cards now as the smartphone goes official from the world’s number one smartphone manufacturing company Samsung. Samsung Galaxy A7 2016 specifications and price are expected as follows:

5.5 – inch Super AMOLED 1080p of display

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

3 GB of RAM with 16 GB of in – built memory

13 MP of rear facing primary camera with LED Flash

5 MP of front facing camera

1.5 GHz Octa – Core Exynos 7580 processor

Runs on Android v5.1.1 Lollipop OS

Price – Rs. 31,499 ($450)

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  • Samsung Galaxy A9 –

samung galaxy a9 specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016AnTuTu Benchmark database this time checked again and SM – A9000 that is Samsung Galaxy A9 smartphone is what came into existence as the smartphone got leaked during the AnTuTu Benchmarking. This is the successor of the Samsung Galaxy A8 that was launched this year (2015) in July. Samsung Galaxy A9 specifications and price are expected to come as follows:

5.5 – inch Super AMOLED 1080p of display

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

3 GB of RAM with 32 GB of in – built memory

16 MP of rear facing primary camera with LED Flash

5 MP of front facing camera

1.8 GHz Octa – Core Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 620 processor

Runs on Android v5.1.1 Lollipop OS

Price – Rs. 34,499 ($540)

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  • Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus–

apple iphone 7 and 7 plus specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016Apple has recently launched the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus smartphones but there is no second thought that the next big sensation is always going to be the iPhone 7. So the Apple iPhone 7 specifications and price are expected to be as follows:

Fastest iPhone till date

2 GB of RAM

M10 Motion Co – Processor

Possibly featuring 5.2” (7) and 5.7” (7 Plus) OLED display

A10 processor

Type – C reversible charger

Completely waterproof

Price – Rs. 61,500 ($925)

  • Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge –

samung galaxy s7 and 7 edge specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016After the great show by the Samsung’s 2016 flagship smartphone S6 and S6 Edge the company is coming with something out of the box with the new flagship devices. And there are rumors that the Samsung is discussing for the Xperia Z5 camera for their new flagship smartphones. Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge specifications and price are expected as follows:

5.2 – inch (S7) and 5.7 – inch Curved (S7 Edge) new display design

There will be the two different variants based on processor

23 MP of Camera from Sony

MicroSD will be re – introduced

Expected to be released in MWC 2016

Price – Rs. 70,500 ($1060)

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  • HTC One M10 (HTC O2) –

htc one m10 aka htc o2 specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016According to some of the rumors the new and the next flagship from HTC is called as HTC O2 but not the other way. But there are many rumors going on regarding the new flagship device from HTC. The specifications and price of HTC One M10 are expected to be as follows:

6.0 – inch of 1440p or 5.0 – inch of 2K/4K display

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

4 of RAM with 64 GB and 128 GB of internal memory

20.7 MP or 27 MP of rear facing camera with dual toned dual LED flash

5 MP of front camera with HD video recording

64 – bit Quad – Core processor having Quad custom Hydra cores

Runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box

3500 mAh battery

Price – Rs. 56,799 ($850)

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  • Sony Xperia Z6 –

sony xperia z6 specifications and price - upcoming smartphones in 2016This smartphone comes after the Z5 and the smartphone is going to be the sensational one from Sony. Company is very keen with the smartphone to make it a best flagship device ever not only from Sony but from the entire smartphone brand. Sony Xperia Z6 specifications and price are expected to be as follows:

5.0 – inch 4K display

4 GB of RAM with 128 GB of internal memory

Fingerprint sensor with Retina Scanner

Touch ID

27 MP of Rotator camera

Type – C reversible camera

Octa – Core 3 GHz Snapdragon 820 processor

Runs on Android Marshmallow OS

Price – Rs. 59,999 ($900)

  • LG G5 –

lg g5 specifications and price - upcoming smartphone in 2016After the long wait the new flagship device from LG is coming to join the list of Upcoming Smartphones in 2016. This new LG G5 specifications and price are expected to be as follows:

Full Quad HD or UHD Display

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

4 GB or 5 GB of RAM on slot

21 MP of rear facing primary camera

4K of image resolutions from rear camera

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor

Runs on Android Marshmallow OS out of the box

Price – 47,499 ($710)

  • LG G4 Pro –

lg g4 pro specifications and price - upcoming smartphone in 2016This is yet another much awaited smartphone from LG and the device is having the rumors going on from quite a long. The specifications and price of LG G4 Pro are expected to come up with following:

5.8 – inch IPS LCD 1440p of display

Corning Gorilla Glass Protection

4 GB of RAM with 32 GB and 64 GB in – built memory variants

27 MP of rear facing camera with LED Flash

8 MP of front facing camera

Octa – Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor

Runs on Android v5.1 Lollipop OS out of the box

Price – Rs. 56,000 ($850)

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So this is all about the top 20 Upcoming smartphones in 2016. If we forget any of the major smartphone then please let us know if you want to add anything to this huge list. Your views and queries are most welcomed.

  • sonali salunke

    Lovely article. Galaxy A9 is awesome.

  • Waiting for Apple iPhone 7 to be launched in India.