9 Upcoming Smartphones Launching in 2018: You Can’t Ignore

Are you seeking out to upgrade your mobile phone? Don’t be in rush. 2018 is packed up with the awesome new mobile launch in India which will help you to make a decision. 2017 was full of evolving technologies in mobile phones which has put every other industry in shame. We are expecting more refined technologies in 2018 and the upcoming smartphones are ready for their hot release.

List of best upcoming mobiles in the year of 2018

1. Nokia 9

Launching in late February

Price: 57,856 INR ( Expected)

  • 5.5-inch QHD OLED screen
  • All metal body or IP68 certified
  • Water resistance up to 30 minutes
  • dual-lens camera(12Mp + 13Mp), selfie camera (5MP) and a rear-facing fingerprint scanner
  • Ram :4GB


2. Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9 Plus

Launching in Feb – March

Price: $884-$920

It will officially release on March 16 and the pre-order will start from March 1.

S9 Plus is said to have 2 GB of RAM more than its smaller brother with a single shooter on the back. Galaxy S9’s iris scanning lens will be upgraded from 2 MP to 3 MP. (only for S9 Plus)

  • 5.8- and 6.2-inch Super AMOLED panels
  • QHD+ resolution
  • Y-OCTA display technology


3. OnePlus 6

Launching in June

Price: 44,990 INR ( Expected)

Oneplus 6 will be a pixel-perfect upcoming mobile phone, loaded with every feature you would expect in your smartphone in your budget.

  • HDR display
  • Primary camera with OIS & 4K/60fps recording
  • Waterproofing
  • Stereo speakers
  • USB 3.1 Type-C & bigger battery
  • Face ID rival

There is a possibility that the upcoming phone one plus 6 have a fingerprint scanner built into the screen and it will use a Snapdragon 845 chipset or maybe the phone might have more advanced facial recognition system than oneplus 5T.


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4. Xiaomi Mi7

Launching in Feb

Price: 29369 INR ( Expected)

This year Xiaomi is going to attend MWC to make its presence globally but headlines say that the company would not introduce Mi7 at the event. The top upcoming mobile Xiaomi Mi7 will arrive with 6-inch bezel-less 18:9 OLED display and 3D face sensor technology similar to Apple in iPhone X. The phone might support wireless charging plus dual-camera arrays.


5. Apple iPhone 9

Launching in September

Price: 74,990 INR ( Expected)

iPhone 9 is the best upcoming phone in 2018 with outstanding features. The display and design are impeccably outstanding. When we come to smartphone camera quality, is excellent as always and better than the previous iPhone.

  • Brilliant camera
  • Wireless charging
  • Excellent performance

6. Google Pixel 3

Launching in October

Price: 69,990 INR ( Expected)

This could be the best phone among the new mobile launch in 2018. It has occupied his place in the best android phone list. It will follow the apple lead and reduce the size of the bezel. Google pixel 3 might borrow the Apple Face ID feature. This smartphone performs best in terms of photography and videography.

  • Capture images and 2160p videos at 30fps speed
  • Responsive fingerprint sensor


7. Sony Xperia XZ2/XZ2 Compact

Launching in September

Price: N/A

The latest source reveals that the Sony Xperia pro will have the latest Snapdragon 845 processor from Qualcomm which will make it fast and improve the battery efficiency. The mobile phone will get charged 50% in 15 minutes. They are also planning to remove the headphone port by the following apple and google.

  • 5-inch display,18:9 aspect ratio
  • 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of internal storage
  • Run Android 8.1 Oreo

8. Moto Z3 Force

Launching in Late July

Price: 25,0000 INR( Expected)

It is expected that the Motorola will not lost in the crowd this year like before. They are reclaiming their position in the mobile industry. We might expect that Z3 will arrive with accessory enabling a 5G connection. A fingerprint sensor could be similar to Apple’s iPhone X.

  • lack of on-screen navigation buttons
  • 6-inch FHD+ 18:9 displays.
  • 12 + 8 MP shooter with Auto Focus


9. HTC U12

Launching in Mid 2018

Price: 48,990 INR ( Expected)

If HTC implements all the suggestion given for HTC11, then HTC will be one of the best upcoming smartphones. We would expect water protection same as HTC11+ but we are also expecting slimming down the bezels of its mobile.The phone will come up with a rear-mounted fingerprint reader which will record multiple fingerprints.

  • Dual rear cameras
  • Fast charging
  • Wireless charging


The price of the upcoming mobile phones in India may slightly vary at the time of launch. With the increasing demand of mobile phones, we all know that prices of mobile phones is increasing rapidly but we have a solution for you. Instacash brings you an amazing offer to sell your old smartphone at good price so you can buy your favourite smartphone in your budget.

Do let us know what you are expecting from the future mobiles phones 2018.