We have posted some of the greatest smartphones to be launch in 2016. The devices are just going to be the best version of their own. Top 10 best Latest upcoming smartphones they are just gonna rock the technology World with their impressive features, awesome quality and the uniqueness. The smartphones will have some signature specifications which will differentiate them from each other. Due to the Market competition, the companies are just trying their best to be the market leader in 2016 and 2017, That is the particular reason that we are getting daily new and new innovations from different brands. The devices that are expected to be the Flagship and best smartphones 2016 are listed below, “The Best Upcoming Smartphones”.
- 1 1. Apple iPhone 7s and 7s Plus
- 2 2. HTC and Google’s Smartphones (Sailfish and Marlin)
- 3 3. OnePlus 4
- 4 4. Microsoft Surface Phone
- 5 5. Samsung Galaxy X (Foldable Phone)
- 6 6. Nokia C1
- 7 7. Xiaomi Mi 6
- 8 8. Le Max 2 Pro Extreme
- 9 9. LG G flex 3
- 10 10. Sony Xperia C6 Smartphone
1. Apple iPhone 7s and 7s Plus
After the launch of iPhone 7 series, now the Apple is looking for its next flagship smartphone in 2017. The Recent launched 7 series is already making sensation in the market. So, the wait for next iPhone 7S series has been already started. People are always crazy towards Apple smartphones and we all really expect something more unique and high-end from upcoming iPhone series. It looks that in the 2017 the wait will be over for this upcoming series iPhone. The device will be first available in (USA) America, as usual and after expected in China, Australia, UK, New Zealand, japan, France, Germany, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Hong Kong and other countries.
The 7S series of Apple will be the best ever created in human history, as of now this device become the best upcoming smartphone that the people are eager to know more about. Apple has impressed this time with its dual camera concept in iPhone 7 Plus, but they didn’t provided a dual camera in iPhone 7. However in upcoming 7S series both smartphones will be packed with a dual camera concept as we believe. The disappointing factor here in iPhone 7 series we could noticed is its design, in first impression we are sure that you gonna deny that it’s not an iPhone 7 it feels like 6s, because the design was a factor where they didn’t focused much. This time we are expecting some unique design. We have recently looked at the benchmark Score of iPhone 7 series which is monstrous yet no other device touched that, so it indicates that the new iPhone series are much powerfull. The 7S series from Apple will be more monstruos too in terms of performance. Lets check the expected specifications below.
The iPhone 7 will be packed with iOS 11
Upgraded Apple A11 chipset processor
Reversible USB charger
No headphone jack this time
Slimmer iPhone ever created
Iphone 7s series will start from – Rs. 61454.72 in India and USD $937
2. HTC and Google’s Smartphones (Sailfish and Marlin)
After the launch of its flagship smartphone HTC 10 and another variant HTC 10 Lifestyle now they will be looking at the Nexus series smartphones this year, as per the rumours the HTC has been selected by google for the next best nexus upcoming smartphones. The previous smartphones were created by Huawei and Google as Nexus 6P and Nexus 5x, but it looks now the contract is over, and Google found the best partner for its next device.
The previous nexus smartphones 6P and 5x done their jobs, they are really good in every section, especially we loved the Nexus 6p, the design, built quality is superb specs are very satisfying and the camera is damn great, so why we are talking about 6P right?, yes the Nexus 6P was brilliant and we are looking these things with HTC too, that will HTC will able to do more than this? we are little sure. The recent HTC 10 tells you a bit about the design and quality, what they can provide in Upcoming mobile phones.
HTC as per the rumors they will be making two Nexus devices named as Marlin and Sailfish one is really premium and another is budget Smartphone. The specifications and designe of the smartphones are leaked via AndroidPolice, you can look below for the rumoured specifications and leaked design.
The Upcoming smartphones from HTC, will be the best from all the series. HTC will surely using its most advanced technology in this device to make it world famous, yes this time we can expect more innovative design from the nexus smartphones. The expected Launch date of the nexus smartphones is before December 2016. The main highlighted specifications would be the latest Snapdragon 820 Processor or may be at that time till 821, 4GB RAM, if we look in the OS it will come packed with new Android Nougat, in upcoming future that will be used in all the Best phones 2016. Have a look at some separate specifcations of both smartphones below.
- 5″ 1080p display (~440PPI)
- Quad-core 2.0GHz 64-bit processor
- 4GB RAM
- 2770mAh battery
- 32GB storage
- 12MP rear camera, 8MP front
- Rear fingerprint scanner
- USB-C port
- Bottom Speaker or speakers
HTC Marlin – Specs
- Quad-core Qualcomm processor GHz (Unknown)
- 5.5″ QHD (2560×1440) AMOLED display
- 12MP rear camera, 8MP front
- Rear-mounted fingerprint scanner
- 4GB RAM
- 3450mAh battery
- 32/128GB of storage
3. OnePlus 4
OnePlus 4 will be the successor to OnePlus 3. But it is clear that this device will be more efficient and powerful than its previous version. The previous version OnePlus 3 is pretty famous for its camera and performance which is surely enough to impress you. And now the people are expecting some enhancements in OnePlus 4 if compared with other upcoming smartphones.
For the specifications, now it is very hard to mention anything about this device but as you all know that we are well known for this thing, so let’s try to find out some specifcations of OnePlus 4, with genuine explanations. The smartphone will be available with 21 megapixel camera instead of last used 16MP camera. The Upcoming smartphone Oneplus 4 will be equipped with 8GB of RAM yup you heard correct because now the 6GB RAM phones are common which we can seen in various devices like OnePlus 3, Le max 2 and many others too. The screen quality we are at least expecting (1440 x 2560) whereas in OnePlus 3 it only has (1920×1080) resolution display. In terms of processor it will be packed with Snapdragon 830.
The device will be packed with Android 7.0, that is named as Android N as per the rumours, we are expecting Android N with this upcoming phone. For the storage it many have 128GB storage capacity dissimilar to the OnePlus 3. Look at the key specs below.
- 6 and 8 GB RAM Variant
- 5.5-inch AMOLED QHD display
- Snapdragon 830 processor
- 21-megapixel back and 12-megapixel front cam
- Oxygen OS with android N
4. Microsoft Surface Phone
After the successful launch of Lumia 950 and 950xl, Microsoft is now looking for another big game changer smartphone which is named as Microsoft Surface phone. The Upcoming mobile phone will be the next biggest flagship smartphone from Microsoft after it sold out Nokia to Lenovo. Until now, we have heard about some mind blowing specifications related with this smartphone.
As we all know, Nokia makes the best high-quality smartphones that lasts for years and after the takeover of Nokia by Microsoft, this technique of manufacturing high-quality hardware (phone) has come to Microsoft. We have seen some really best mobiles in 2016 with this Nokia’s Hardware and Microsoft’s Software combination like the one we saw in Lumia series phones.
So without wasting much of time, let’s quickly rush towards some really good specifications which is coming in this upcoming smartphone. This upcoming phone will be boosted by an Intel processor, which is said to be more powerful than any other Snapdragon processors in the market. With the help of Intel processor, Surface Phone will be able to run 32bit Windows stuffs on the device itself.
It will sports a Quad HD screen with (2560 x 1440 pixel) resolution and for screen protection, it will comes with ClearBlack Gorilla Glass 4 as per the rumours. The most amazing part in any of the smartphone is its camera section, which is mostly focused by the audience or you can say loved by audience.
The Upcoming surface phone will be packed with a 21-Megapixel PureView camera with Zeiss 6-lens, now that looks better if compared with other upcoming smartphones, also will be best ever sensor used in any Microsoft device. For the front section, there will be an 8-megapixel Zeiss wide-angle lens, for wider selfies and superb quality. There are some rumoured specification which can be a part of this upcoming surface smartphone and you can find those just below.
- Quad HD 5.5-inch AMOLED screen
- Gorilla Glass 4
- Snapdragon processor 830
- 8GB of RAM (DDR4)
- 21-megapixel rear camera and 8MP front camera
- 64GB or 128GB of internal storage
- 4000mAh battery
5. Samsung Galaxy X (Foldable Phone)
Samsung after launching flagship Note 7, now most probably looking at their next foldable upcoming smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy X yup you have heard correct Galaxy X will come with a foldable technology, we can also say that the age of edge technology is now almost over or will be almost over within 1 year. In future Samsung will be looking at foldable display, like we reported back in 2015 about Samsung’s Booked Patents for Foldable tablet displays, so maybe Samsung booked patents for this device along with others too. The Galaxy X will sports 4K Super AMOLED display with the resolution of (2160 x 3840), plus it will have a dual rear-facing camera module. The size of the screen will be somewhere between 5.5 to 5.7 inches.
And we believe that the device will be powered by 6GB RAM, because 4GB series are over so they will look for an upgrade rather than 4GB RAM this time. It may come packed with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 830 processor or Samsung may use their own Exynos processor. However nothing can be said now about this phone, but we can say that from now it is a one of the best much awaited upcoming smartphones from Samsung.
- Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 830 processor
- 6GB of RAM
- 4,000mAh or 3,600mAh battery
- 5.5 to 5.7inch QHD Super AMOLED foldable display
- Water and dust resistance
- 256GB internal storage + microSD
- Dual rear cameras
- Iris scanner
6. Nokia C1
Finally Nokia officially announced that they are coming back in mobile industry. The nokia has made an agreement with HMD, it means now HMD can create nokia branding smartphones, we already reported that nokia is searching for its world class partner to make comeback in mobile industry. The wait is now over we may see some best Nokia smartphones at the end of 2016. The highlights of the agreement b/w nokia and HMD are, now HMD can use the branding of nokia along with some other rights, and from Nokia Technologies some members in Board of Directors will be present to maintain the quality of the products for setting some standards and other works. It clearly indicated that the Upcoming nokia Smartphone will be best in quality.
And till the end of this year 2016 we may see some best in quality Nokia smartphones. As per new leaks and rumours the company is working on two beast Nokia’s upcoming smartphones. However the name is not confirmed yet. So without wasting a single minute let’s look at the leaked specification. The first phone will be packed with 5.2-inch display and the other phone with 5.5-inch display. The rumours also suggest that both smartphones will be packed with the Snapdragon 820 processor. Both smartphones will have 2K resolution (QHD) displays which looks decent too. When launched it will be running on latest Android 7.0 Nougat with Z-Launcher System UI.
The devices will offer IPS resistivity which means the devices will to be waterproofed, which will resist water dust etc. The name of both smartphones are not yet clear, but it could be named as Nokia C1 because this device is in the rumours for very long, so maybe they are preparing this along with some other smartphone. The first nokia smartphone is expected in the Q4 of 2016, they are almost done with their setup and just ready to go.
- 4GB of RAM
- 32GB internal storage
- 4G support
- 25-megapixel camera
- 5.2 and 5.5-inch display
- Snapdragon 820 Processor
7. Xiaomi Mi 6
Xiaomi Mi 6, people expect much more from Xiaomi Smartphones, As we all know that Xiaomi is the brand which is pretty famous for its Cheap, budget and high-end Smartphones as we have previously seen a lot of them. The people just expect some uniqueness from the upcoming series, but from our point of view Xiaomi will be making a flagship killer this time, and will do something out of the world with this device.
As we have looked at the Mi 5 the device is really impressive from all the devices present in the market, not only the specifications are impressive the device also gets some impressive price tag, the 4GB RAM variant has been priced below only 500$ bucks. So for the 500$ you will be getting latest Snapdragon 820 processor, which is the latest till yet, it has 128GB storage space, and it has given a 16MP camera that is capable of recording 4K videos, that much specs from brands like Samsung and LG will make you to may more than $1000 bucks.
The Maine main purpose of discussing Mi 5 specifications is just we want you to get an idea about one of the best upcoming phone Mi 6 in future, what it will be coming with. If we assume some Mi 6 specs, it will be coming with 256GB of internal storage, for the processor they will use Snapdragon 830 this time, to make this device as one of the Best phones in 2017. The upcoming smartphone will be packed with 8GB RAM, and also, device will come with Android N OS, which is also an upcoming Android version now in rumours. Have a look at the some detailed specifications below.
- Ultra HD 2160 x 3840 pixels Super AMOLED display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 830
- with 8GB of powerful RAM
- may come with 5g network
- 4200mah battery
- 21-Megapixels back and 13-Megapixels front camera
8. Le Max 2 Pro Extreme
LeEco the Giant Chinese company which is well known in India, china, USA and almost all over the world for their products. The Eco is in almost every Electronic category like in cars, smartphones, TV, and many other gadgets. The Company is well known for their smartphones, they are really creating some best smartphones in budget, or we can say they are creating very genuine smartphones which is priced according to their specifcations and quality, where as in some bigger brands like Samsung and LG they are charging lots more compared to these type of brands which offers more specs and charges less.
LeEco has created many more smartphones in the past and they are working on some best upcoming smartphones in future, one of them is Le Max 2 pro Extreme however the exact name of this upcoming phone is not yet clear, but as per the rumours we can say that it will be Le Max 2 Pro Extreme, which will be successor to the Le Max 2 6GB RAM variant. The main highlighted feature will be 8GB of RAM in Le Max 2 Pro Extreme. As per the rumors it will be also packed with the Snapdragon 830 processor. In the camera section it is supposed to come with a 25MP camera.
The device was expected in June some big sources claimed that it may launch in june 2016 which was not true, but as per the market conditions we can say that they are surely going to launch this beast smartphone in 2016, but the date is not confirmed yet, they may showcase it at IFA Berlin.
- 8GB of RAM
- 25-megapixel and 16-megapixel front
- 6-inch QHD Display
- 128GB of inbuilt memory
- Snapdragon 830 processor
9. LG G flex 3
After the launch of LG G5 in MWC 2016 they are now looking at the next big game changer or which we can also call as the successor to the LG flex 2, the interesting LG G flex 3. The previous LG G Flex 2 known for its bended u shape body, this time we can expect more smooth finish with LG g flex 3.
The device may launch in IFA Berlin September 2016. The Upcoming smartphone will come equipped with Snapdragon 830, now the 820 is almost used in all the main flagship device, that will be the reason that they will look for another upgraded processor which will be Snapdragon 830 processor. Previously it was expected that the flex 3 will arrive in MWC 2016, with Snapdragon 820, but they only focused at LG G5 this time.
If we look at the highlighted rumoured Specifications, it will come with a 20.7 megapixel rear camera which will be capable of recording 4K videos, and 8Mp front camera for selfies and video calling. It will be powered with 6GB of RAM, because now the 4GB are getting older as time goes, new smartphones with more specifications will take place in future, and compete with best phones in 2016. The Best upcoming smartphone will be fuelled with bigger 3500mAh battery this time for more backup. Have a look at the rest of the specifications below.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor
- Powered with 6GB of RAM
- 20.7/8Mp camera options
- 128GB storage option
- 3500mAh battery
- fingerprint scanner
10. Sony Xperia C6 Smartphone
The Sony Xperia C6 yes you heard it right, the sucessor to the Xperia C5 is coming soon. The device was leaked before in some live images. The device is one the best upcoming smartphones from Sony. It is expected to be a phablet device, it will come with big screen display, for which C series phones are well known. It will sports a 6-inch FHD Screen display, the screen is expected to be bezel less which will provide you very good viewing experience, and protected with Gorilla Glass 5. It will be a full metal body smartphone, at the back too it will be protected by Gorilla Glass 5.
In terms of processor will be boosted by a Qualcomm’s (unknown processor), before it was expected with Mediatek’s processor, but now as per some fresh rumors they may implement the Snapdragon 820 in this upcoming smartphone. It may rocks 20-MP camera at the back and in the front it will be equipped with a 16MP camera which will help in taking great selfies. It will be powered by 4GB of RAM. It is expected to launch Q4 2016. However there are not much rumored specs related to this device, but we’ll keep you updating whenever we’ll get some.
- Powered by 4GB RAM
- Snapdragon 820 processor
- 20-Megapixels back and 16MP front camera
- 6-inch screen display (FHD)
We Update This Post Regularly whenever we get any new Leaks and rumours about upcoming smartphones in 2016.