Phones you shouldn’t miss this year

With the evolution of smartphones moving at such a pace, there’s plenty to be excited about when it comes to new models for next year. We’ve rounded up the top 5 smartphones you don’t want to miss out on!

Apple – iPhone 8

Yes, it still feels like yesterday that the iPhone 7 was released. Next year being Apple’s 10th anniversary, it’s generally expected that the iPhone will get a makeover – and we’re already excited about a few details that have been announced about the iPhone 8.

  • 8-inch 2K AMOLED curved edge display
  • No home button
  • A11 processor
  • 16MP Rear camera
  • 8MP Front camera
  • Wireless charging from 15ft

Launch date: Estimated September 2017

Samsung – Samsung Galaxy 8 Edge

Samsung will be hoping to raise the bar with the Galaxy 8 Edge next year. This new phone from Samsung could be something extra special.

  • 5-inch 4K display
  • 30MP Rear camera
  • 8MP Front camera
  • 6GB of RAM
  • Fingerprint scanner
  • 128GB internal storage

Launch date: Estimated Autumn 2017

Sony – Sony Xperia Z7

With previous Sony Xperia phones producing dazzling photos, many people are predicting the Xperia Z7 to be the best smartphone shooter of them all in 2017.

  • 3D cinematography
  • 10MP Front Camera
  • 28MP Rear Camera
  • Rapid wireless charging
  • Built in mini projector
  • 5GB RAM

Launch date: Estimated Summer 2017

HTC – HTC 11/Ocean

HTC launched HTC 10 this year, but it was not well received by customers. The company is now relying on its next flagship smartphone, the HTC 11.

  • 5-inch 2k Display
  • 12MP Dual Rear Camera
  • 8MP Front Camera
  • BoomSound stereo speakers
  • 6GB RAM
  • Water resistant technology
  • Fingerprint Sensor

Launch date: Estimated August/September 2017

Nokia – Nokia D1C & P1

(the names have not been officially announced)

The much-loved Nokia brand is making a welcome return to the smartphone market by signing a deal with Finnish manufacturer GMD Global. Unfortunately it’s still early days, so many of the hardware details are a mystery. Here’s what we know so far:

  • 5-inch and 5.5-inch displays
  • 1080 x 1920 pixel screen resolution
  • 13MP main camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • Android phone with Windows 10 included
  • Waterproof metal body
  • 16GB internal storage

Launch date: no official date, early 2017 suggested

All in all, 2017 looks set to be a massive year in new mobile technology.

We’re really excited about these smartphones and are looking forward to the releases next year. Keep an eye on our Facebook and Twitter channels for the latest news.

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