2018 has been a great year for all the smartphone enthusiasts. However, 2019 will be even better. All the top manufacturers will upgrade their smartphones to a whole new level. Since the recent revelation of prototypes, the rumor about Samsung releasing a new foldable smartphone on the market has been intensified more than ever before. LG is also expected to unveil a similar type of device. On the other hand, there will be new versions of the existing Galaxy and G-series smartphone lineup. You will find all the hottest next-gen devices in this upcoming smartphones 2019 list. Now, let’s dive in.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: Nokia 9
Nokia 9 will be HMD Global’s flagship phone of the next year. According to the recently leaked images, it is very likely to have five cameras. While their detailed functions are still unknown, they will definitely be able to take shots in a way that we have never seen before. Nokia 9 will also have a 5.7 inch P-OLED display, Snapdragon 855 processor, 6 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: LG Foldable Phone
Following Samsung’s path, LG is also experimenting with its very first foldable smartphone. According to leakster Evan Bliss, the device is strongly expected to be released at the CES 2019. The claim has been intensified with the recent revelation of a patent. It provides different hints about the name, including Flex, Foldi and Duplex. However, the detailed specification hasn’t been revealed yet.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10+
The S10 and S10+ will be the upgraded model of the S-series lineup. Similar to Nokia 9, both of them will come with five cameras – two on the back and three on the front. There has been also rumors about embedded shooters around the screen. Both of the models are expected to support 5G. They will be powered by the Snapdragon 845 processor, which will offer a plenty of processing power.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: Samsung Galaxy Note 10
Galaxy Note 10 will be Samsung’s flagship phablet of 2018. Similar to S10 and S10+, it will have the Snapdragon 855 processor. However, it will no longer have the 3.5 mm headphone jack, which will be very irritating for a lot of users. But on the bright side, the device will have the ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, as stated by DJ Koh. There will also be two front shooters and three back cameras for a highly enhanced shooting performance.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: OnePlus 7
OnePlus 6T has been just released. But the rumors about the next-gen OnePlus 7 has already begun to surface online. The device is very likely to retain the glass back. There is a possibility about the return of the alert slider. Under the hood, it will have the faster Snapdragon 855 processor, 6 GB / 8 GB RAM. You might also see the QHD screen, rather than HD. But don’t expect to see the microSD card.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: New iPhones
Similar to this year, there will be three new iPhones in 2019. One of them is very likely to have three lenses on the rear, as reported in the Economic Daily News. They will work simultaneously to create a 3D map of the environment. All of the three iPhones will be powered by the incredibly powerful A13 chip. The design will almost be the same. However, the notch might be shrunken, as Apple is planning to combine selfie shooter and Face ID components.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: Google Pixel 3 Lite
Google has just released two new Pixel 3 smartphones. And there will be another model coming in 2019. It will be known as the Pixel 3 Lite. It will be a mid-range smartphone, which will cost you a significantly less money. Right now, the device is being codenamed as “Bonito.” It will have Snapdragon 670 processor, 4 GB RAM, 32 GB internal storage and a 5.5-inch LCD display. It will have the same 12-MP camera as this year’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: Sony Xperia XZ4
Sony Xperia XZ4 will have a bezel-less design. It will have a 6.2-inch OLED display supporting QHD resolution. Under the hood, it has the Snapdragon 855 processor, 5G modem, 6/8 GB RAM and 64/128/256 GB internal storage. To power the massive device, a 4000 mAh battery will be used. There will also be 24-MP and 16-MP sensors on the rear. On the front, you will find a 24-MP selfie camera.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: LG G8
LG G8 will have a 4K LCD display, as stated by the leakster Ice Universe. The design will be pretty much the same. However, there are some rumors about the inclusion of a small notch, which seems quite logical. The processor will be upgraded. Like the other smartphones on this list, LG G8 will be powered by the Snapdragon 855 chip.
Upcoming Smartphones 2019: Huawei P30 Pro
Instead of Snapdragon 855, Huawei P30 Pro will be powered by the Kirin 980 processor. It will be coupled with either 6 or 8 GB RAM. So, expect a blazing pace. It will support the 3D camera system. There is a possibility for the inclusion of in-screen fingerprint scanner. However, similar to most of the flagship phones of these days, there will be no headphone jack.
This is the end our upcoming smartphones 2019 list. Which one are you planning to buy? Share your thoughts by hitting the comment button.