8 Best Smartphones in 2018

Smartphones

Smartphones are the most personal tech anyone can own. That’s why people choose a phone that suits their needs. Many factors are considered when picking a phone. These factors include durability, security, operating system and design.

Last year there were many varieties of smartphones that were introduced to the market. These varieties came with different features. Here are the best smartphones that offer the best features.

1. iPhone X

iphone

This iPhone has a unique design when compared to the previous ones. Stainless steel has replaced the aluminum sides. It has an OLED Super Retina Display that stretches almost edge to edge.

It has a notch that houses sensors required for Face ID and front-firing speaker. It has an amazing display, camera, and great look.

Specifications

Weight 174g
Dimensions 143.6mm x 70.9mm x 7.7mm
CPU Apple A11 Bionic
Ram 3GB
Storage 64/256GB
Back Camera Dual 12MP
OS iOS 11
Screen size 5.8 inches
Resolution 1125 x 2436 pixels
Battery 2716 mAh
Front Camera 7M f/2.2

Apple Iphone X

2. Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy S9

The S9 has industry-leading features including an amazing display. It has a good battery life, amazing performance, and an excellent camera. With all these features combined, you have the best smartphone anyone would ever want.

The 5.8-inch Samsung is great for most people, but if you need a larger model, there is a Galaxy S9+ model for you. The S9+ has a huge 6.2-inch display.

Specifications

Weight 163g
OS Android 8.0
Storage 64GB
CPU Exynos 9810 Octa
Battery 3000 mAh
Back camera 12 MP f/1.5
Screen size 5.8 inches
Dimensions 147.7mm x 68.7mm x 8.5mm
Ram 4GB
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels
Front Camera 8MP F/1.7

Samsung Galaxy S9

3. Google Pixel 2 XL

Google Pixel 2 XL

Its well-designed body, good android version, and 12MP camera have made this phone the best smartphone. It has squeezy sides, stereo speakers and is water resistant.

It can easily fit in your pocket and hand and it is significantly cheaper than other phones with the same features.

Specifications

Weight 175g
Storage 64/128GB
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Screen size 6.0 inches
Battery 3520mAh
Back camera 12MP F/1.8
OS Android 8.0
Ram 4GB
Dimensions 157.9mm x 76.7mm x 7.9mm
Resolution 1440 x 2880 pixels
Front camera 8MP F/2.4

Google Pixel 2 XL

4. Mi Mix 2

Mi Mix 2

Xiaomi has finally brought the Mix series to India in this year and the phone brings lots of hardware for its price. The phone is built of some premium materials like ceramic, but it does some work in the camera.

Specifications

Weight 185g
Dimensions 151.8mm x 75.5mm x 7.7mm
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels
Storage 64/128GB
Battery 3400 mAh
Back Camera 12MP F/2.0
OS Android 7.1
Screen size 5.99 inches
Ram 6/8GB
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Front Camera 5 MP F/2.0

Mi Mix 2

5. HTC U11+

HTC U11+

Equipped with Snapdragon 835, the U11+ has excellent performance. Its BoomSound speakers promise amazing sound quality. It’s attractive and has a shiny appearance. Its massive 6-inch screen has a quad HD+ resolution.

Specifications

Weight 188g
Dimensions 158.5mm x 74.9mm x 8.5mm
Screen size 6 inches
Storage 64/128GB
Battery 3940mAh
Back camera 12MP f/1.7
OS Android 8.0
Resolution 1440 x 2880 pixels
Ram 4/6GB
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Front camera 8MP f/2.0

HTC U11

6. Apple iPhone 8 Plus

iPhone 8 Plus

The new version of iPhone is not a big update over the previous phones,but given that last year iPhone has ruled out, the iPhone 8 has to be here. The iPhone 8 Plus has one of the best cameras and it is the fastest phone today. If you can afford the pricing, it’s a good phone to buy.

Specifications

Weight 202g
Dimensions 158.4mm x 78.1mm x 7.5mm
Screen size 5.5 inches
Ram 3 GB
Battery 2691 mAh
Back camera Dual 12 MP + 12MP 
OS iOS 11, upgradable to iOS 11.3
Storage 64/256 GB
CPU Hexa-core (2x Monsoon + 4x Mistral)
Front camera 7 MP, f/2.2

Apple iPhone 8 Plus

7. Motorola Moto Z2 Force

Moto Z2 Force

The Z2 Force is a perfect alternative to the OnePlus 5T. It has a shatterproof display and a long battery life. It is incredibly fast.

Specifications

Weight 143g
Dimensions 155.8mm x 76mm x 6.1mm
Screen size 5.5 inches
Storage 64/128GB
OS Android 7.1
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Ram 4/6GB

Moto Z2 Force

8. Sony Xperia XZ1

Sony Xperia XZ1

The XZ1 is the best phone from Sony so far. It has a design that appeals to most people. It has an amazing performance.

Specifications

Weight 155g
Dimensions 148mm x 73.4mm x 7.4mm
Screen size 5.5 inches
Storage 64GB
Battery 2700mAh
OS Android 8.0
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Ram 4GB

Sony Xperia XZ1

Author: Sarah Lee

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