Top 5 Android competitors of iPhone 8

Top 5 Android competitors of iPhone 8

The year 2017 seems to be a big year for the release of the smartphone as its just April and several great smartphones are already announced this year, and many Giants are scheduled for release later this year. Among the most awaited Android smartphone, we have OnePlus 5, HTC Ocean/U, Nokia 3/5, Google Pixel 2, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, etc.

However, among the already released smartphone, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ which were released together in March are the best Android smartphone currently. Let’s take a look at the top Android smartphones of the year 2017.

Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

Samsung S8

No doubt that Samsung flagship smartphone are the best Android smartphone in the world and the company has proved it over and again. With the release of Galaxy S8 and S8+, the Koreans have shown how innovative they can be. Galaxy S8 and S8 plus gets a faster processor, Snapdragon 835 chip, 4 GB RAM, 3,000/3,500 (S8/ S8+) mAh battery, 12/8 megapixel primary/secondary camera, upgraded Bixby and tons of new features.



OnePlus 5

OnePlus 5After the success of OnePlus 3T, the young company OnePlus is all set for the release of OnePlus 5 in the coming few months. The phone may make debut in June with features like 6GB RAM, Snapdragon 835 chip, 18/12 megapixel primary/secondary camera with dual lens, 4,000 mAh battery and faster processor.





HTC Ocean

HTC is one of the oldest smartphone makers and so far have released some cool smartphones with fantastic design and specification. The phone that HTC releases come with the sleek design that makes you hold it in your hand show the people. HTC Ocean said to be having great specification like 4 GB RAM, improved processor, bigger screen, 16 MP primary camera with features like auto face detection, OIS, etc. As far as the battery is the concern, HTC ocean might get up to 3,500 mAh power battery lasting longer than ever before.


Google Pixel 2

Google doesn’t need any production. Whichever business the company gets in, it impresses people. Last year Google launched Pixel and Pixel XL with latest operating system and specification you’d hardly find in any other smartphone. Android is Google’s operating system hence any smartphone it makes; it gets the latest version of Android. The upcoming Google’s Pixel 2 seems to have Android latest Nougat 7.0 or Android O operating system, 6 GB RAM, fast processor boosted with Snapdragon 835 chip, 16 megapixels primary and 12-megapixel secondary camera. People are eagerly waiting for this smartphone as the current version Pixel, and Pixel XL received great response from the customers and Google managed to sell several units of these two smartphones.


Xiaomi Mi Mix 

Mi Mix

Xiaomi is the fastest growing company in the world. It is the much younger company than Samsung, Apple, HTC but the phone it makes gives cut throat competition to these enterprises. Xiaomi has impressed people from all over the world with their smartphones. The latest Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is due for release for the third quarter of the year with features like Snapdragon 835 chip, 6 GB RAM, 16/13 megapixel primary/secondary camera, Adreno 540 GPU and massive 4,500 mAh non-removable battery.

Also Read: The Xiaomi Mi Note 2

These are the Android smartphone released this year, but the other three smartphones that we can no ignore are iPhone 8, iPhone 7S and iPhone 7S Plus. According to iPhone 7 Buzz, the iPhone 8 release date is set for September 9, 2017. All three phone will come with the feature that other company would take some time to incorporate in their smartphones. The iPhone 8 would come with edge-to-display and features like faster/long distance charging, improved persona assistant and accessories like earbuds.

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