Thinking about upgrading? Here is a list of the best upcoming phones 2018 has to offer. See if it’s time to grab your new phone now or whether you should wait a while to find your perfect match.
Moto G6/ G6 Plus/ G6 Play
April sees the launch of Moto’s new G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play featuring a 12+5 megapixel rear camera, a full HD 5.7-inch display 4GB RAM and 64GB storage.
LG G7 ThinQ
LG’s new flagship the LG G7 ThinQ launches on 2nd May 2018 and is reported to feature a 16-megapixel camera, an 18:9 display, a Snapdragon 845 processor and 64GB internal storage.
There's a lot of mystery and rumour surrounding the OnePlus 6 but expected features are said to include a notch style display, an upgraded camera, a Snapdragon 845 processor 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. Out June 2018. Available June 2018.
Rumoured to be the first phone featuring 5G, the HTC U12 goes on sale in June 2018, most details have been kept well under wraps, but it is also expected to feature IP68 water protection and a pairing of 12 and 16-megapixel cameras.
Asus Zenfone 5/5Z
Going on sale in July 2018, the Asus Zenfone 5 and 5Z both feature 6.2inch FHD+ displays and 12 and 8-megapixel cameras. The Zenfone 5 has a Snapdragon 635 processor with 6GB of RAM and 64GB storage, whereas the Zenfone 5Z boasts Snapdragon 845, 8GB RAM and 128 GB storage.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
While there has been no official news on what to expect for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, there are rumours of a new under display fingerprint scanner, a larger display, improved battery life and an improved S Pen. Out August 2018.
iPhone 9/ IX/ X2
Expected to hit the shelves in September 2018, Apple has maintained such secrecy over its new offering that no one is even sure what it will be called. Some predictions by those in the know for the new iPhone include a move back to aluminium from stainless steel and a couple of different sizes. The only word from Apple is that this years iPhone will set the foundations for the iPhones of the next ten years.
Google Pixel 3/ 3XL
With improvements expected in display colour tunings, Android P, AI, and the Pixels already impressive camera. The Google Pixel 3 and 3XL are expected to be available in October 2018.