As the year comes to an end, the world of smartphones is slowing down. In November, we won’t see as many new phone releases as in recent months because many brands are taking a break to prepare for the New Year. However, there are still some interesting phone launches to look forward to, especially in the mid-range and affordable price segments.
Here are some phones expected to launch in India in November
Nothing Color/Nothing Phone (2) Lite: Nothing, a brand by Carl Pei, is known for its unique transparent design and LED features. The upcoming phone is likely to be more like the first Nothing phone, featuring a Snapdragon 700 chip, an FHD+ AMOLED display, a 50-megapixel main camera, and colorful transparent back. It’s expected to be one of the most affordable Nothing phones, with a price range of Rs 25,000 to Rs 28,000.
iQoo 12: Vivo’s sub-brand, iQoo, is known for offering well-designed and powerful phones at competitive prices. The iQoo 12 is expected to feature a 6.78-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 144Hz refresh rate, a 50 MP main camera, 64 MP telephoto camera with zoom capabilities, and a 5,000mAh battery with fast charging. The highlight is its Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor, and it’s expected to be priced at Rs 60,000 to Rs 65,000.
OnePlus 11RT: This phone is eagerly anticipated and might finally launch in November. It’s expected to be one of the most affordable phones with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, with a price around Rs 44,999. The phone features a 6.7-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, a 50-megapixel main camera, and a 5,000mAh battery with fast charging.
Lava Blaze 2 5G: Lava is releasing a 5G variant of its Blaze 2 with a unique design and a more powerful MediaTek Dimensity 6020 chip. It offers a 6.5-inch LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate, a 50-megapixel main camera, and is expected to be one of the most affordable 5G phones, priced around Rs 10,000.
Samsung Galaxy M44 5G: The Galaxy M44 is expected to offer a 6.7-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, a 50-megapixel main camera, and a large 6,000mAh battery with 25W charging support. It might be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 or an equivalent Exynos processor. It aims to compete with premium mid-segment phones like the OnePlus Nord 3 and the Redmi Note 12 Pro series.
In conclusion, as the year wraps up, the smartphone world is taking a breather, with fewer high-profile releases in November. However, there are still some exciting phones coming to the Indian market. These include the affordable and colorful Nothing Color/Nothing Phone (2) Lite, the powerful iQoo 12 with its Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor, the anticipated OnePlus 11RT as a flagship killer, the budget-friendly Lava Blaze 2 5G, and the feature-packed Samsung Galaxy M44 5G. So, smartphone enthusiasts can still look forward to some interesting options this November.