#YearEnd2017: From Apple's iPhone X to Xiaomi Redmi A1, top 5 smartphones which ruled the tech world
Updated On : 27 Dec 2017,01:35 PM
2017 has witnessed the launch of some big smartphones starting from Apple iPhone X, OnePlus 5 series to Xiaomi Redmi A1.
While a variety of smartphones offering high-class features have been launched, some major hits of 2017, which etched their way into our hearts, are few in number.
The main feature that improved its way into the market is the camera quality, which has been a major attraction in this year’s smartphones.
The Nokia 6, first smartphone to get launched in 2017, was announced in January. The device features a 5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 1080 x 1920-pixel ratio. The phone’s primary camera is placed at 16 mega-pixels and the rear camera at 8 mega-pixels. The smartphone comes in two variants, 32 GB with 3 GB RAM and 64 GB with 4 GB RAM, and in five colour options, Matte Black, Tempered Blue, Silver, Copper and Arte Black.
The Xiaomi Redmi A1 was launched in September with 5.5-inch LTPS IPS LCD touch screen and 1080 x 1920-pixel ratio. The device runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat with a Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 processor. On the camera-front, the rear camera carries a dual-camera of 12 MP + 12 MP and the front camera carries 5 MP.
Apple iPhone X, launched in October, features a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED touch screen. The smartphone features dual-camera at the rear end with 12 MP + 12 MP and a 7 MP front camera. The phone is available in two colours, Space Grey and Silver.
Google Pixel 2 was launched in India in October with 5-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen and an aluminium body. The device runs on Android 8.0 Oreo with Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 chipset. The rear camera of the phone has double-lens of 12 MP + 12 MP each, while the rear camera is placed at 8 MP lens. The smartphone comes in three colour options, Kinda Blue, Just Black and Clearly White.
Huawei Honor 7X was launched in December in the Indian market with 5.93-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen and 10890 x 1920-pixel ratio. The phone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with HiSilicon Kirin 659 chipset. The phone possesses a dual-camera at the rear end of 16 MP + 2 MP lens, and 8 MP lens at the front end. The device comes in four colour options, Black, Blue, Gold and Red.