In pics: Top smartphone launches in July

July 2019 saw a slew of major smartphone launches ... more

The Redmi K20 Pro was launched in India on 17 July at  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>27,999 for the base 6GB/128GB variant  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>30,999 for the top 8GB/256GB variant. Highlights of the smartphone include a 6.39-inch AMOLED full HD+ display, motorised pop-up 20MP selfie camera, triple rear camera, in-display fingerprint sensor and a Snapdragon 855 SoC.
1/7The Redmi K20 Pro was launched in India on 17 July at 27,999 for the base 6GB/128GB variant 30,999 for the top 8GB/256GB variant. Highlights of the smartphone include a 6.39-inch AMOLED full HD+ display, motorised pop-up 20MP selfie camera, triple rear camera, in-display fingerprint sensor and a Snapdragon 855 SoC.
After making its customers wait for a couple of months, Samsung finally launched the Galaxy A80 smartphone in India. The Galaxy A80 sports a notch-less Super AMOLED display. To accommodate the front-facing camera, the smartphone has a flip-up triple camera that allows it to be used for selfies as well as rear facing shots. It is powered by a Snapdragon 730 chipset paired with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. It is priced at  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>47,990.
2/7After making its customers wait for a couple of months, Samsung finally launched the Galaxy A80 smartphone in India. The Galaxy A80 sports a notch-less Super AMOLED display. To accommodate the front-facing camera, the smartphone has a flip-up triple camera that allows it to be used for selfies as well as rear facing shots. It is powered by a Snapdragon 730 chipset paired with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. It is priced at 47,990.
Xiaomi India refreshed its A-series ultra-budget line-up with the Redmi 7A priced at  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>5,799. It comes in two variants—2GB/16GB and 2GB/32GB—and is powered by a Snapdragon 439 SoC. It is backed by a 4000mAh battery and runs Android Pie 9 with MIUI 10 custom ROM running atop. A 12MP Sony IMX486 rear camera takes care of photography duties. There's also a 5MP front facing camera to click selfies.
3/7Xiaomi India refreshed its A-series ultra-budget line-up with the Redmi 7A priced at 5,799. It comes in two variants—2GB/16GB and 2GB/32GB—and is powered by a Snapdragon 439 SoC. It is backed by a 4000mAh battery and runs Android Pie 9 with MIUI 10 custom ROM running atop. A 12MP Sony IMX486 rear camera takes care of photography duties. There's also a 5MP front facing camera to click selfies.
The Realme X was launched in India on 15 July following its launch in China last month. The Realme X comes with a 6.53-inch display without a notch and is powered by a Snapdragon 710 SoC paired with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. It has a 16MP front facing camera in a pop-up mechanism and a dual rear camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor. It starts at  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>16,999 and goes all the way up to  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>20,999 for its limited edition Spider-Man variant.
4/7The Realme X was launched in India on 15 July following its launch in China last month. The Realme X comes with a 6.53-inch display without a notch and is powered by a Snapdragon 710 SoC paired with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. It has a 16MP front facing camera in a pop-up mechanism and a dual rear camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor. It starts at 16,999 and goes all the way up to 20,999 for its limited edition Spider-Man variant.
Vivo Z1 Pro was launched in India at  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>14,990 as an answer to the Samsung Galaxy M40. The Z1 Pro is lit by a 6.53-inch full HD display with a circular notch cutout to carry the 32MP front facing sensor. It is powered by a Snapdragon 712 chipset paired with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
5/7Vivo Z1 Pro was launched in India at 14,990 as an answer to the Samsung Galaxy M40. The Z1 Pro is lit by a 6.53-inch full HD display with a circular notch cutout to carry the 32MP front facing sensor. It is powered by a Snapdragon 712 chipset paired with up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
HMD Global India launched the Nokia 9 PureView with five cameras. It has two colour sensors for accurate vibrant colour images and three monochromatic sensors which give sharpness and detail. Other key specifications of the smartphone include a 5.99-inch pOLED QHD display, up to 6GB RAM, 128GB internal storage and a Snapdragon 845 processor.
6/7HMD Global India launched the Nokia 9 PureView with five cameras. It has two colour sensors for accurate vibrant colour images and three monochromatic sensors which give sharpness and detail. Other key specifications of the smartphone include a 5.99-inch pOLED QHD display, up to 6GB RAM, 128GB internal storage and a Snapdragon 845 processor.
Xiaomi launched a brand-new series of smartphones called Mi CC9 in China aimed at youngsters. The smartphone features a stunning design and comes with a 6.39-inch AMOLED display, Snapdragon 710e processor. It has a U-shaped notch at the front to house the 32MP front facing camera. At the back, it has a triple camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor. Its global variant, the Mi A3, was launched at an event in Spain. It comes with roughly the same specifications except the display—it has a lower spec display with HD+ resolution.
7/7Xiaomi launched a brand-new series of smartphones called Mi CC9 in China aimed at youngsters. The smartphone features a stunning design and comes with a 6.39-inch AMOLED display, Snapdragon 710e processor. It has a U-shaped notch at the front to house the 32MP front facing camera. At the back, it has a triple camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor. Its global variant, the Mi A3, was launched at an event in Spain. It comes with roughly the same specifications except the display—it has a lower spec display with HD+ resolution.
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