Are working from your home-turned-office during the lockdown due to the ongoing fight against the COVID-19 pandemic? A smartphone that provides you with all necessary features can help in a big way to make your work-from-home transition simpler and easier. Check out the list below:
OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone
The OnePlus 8 Pro’s Fluid Engine ensures onscreen content flows seamlessly from one frame to the next, while innovative MEMC technology provides even smoother motion. With 6.78-inch QHD+ display and over 280 software optimizations, the OnePlus 8 Pro runs seamlessly at 120 Hz and makes swiping and scrolling feels smooth and effortless.
Besides this, Wi-Fi 6, the next generation of Wi-Fi technology, allows nearly 270 percent faster data transfer speeds than previous generations in the OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone. The OxygenOS in the OnePlus 8 Pro is smart, swift and efficient, with intuitive features designed with you in mind.
As far as battery is concerned, the OnePlus 8 Pro automatically switches between 5G and non-5G networks and extending your battery life so you stay connected for longer. With Warp Charge 30T, a quick 23-minute charge gives you up to 50-percent power, while the massive 4510mAh battery keeps you going.
On the camera front, the users get 48 MP Quad Camera. A new high-resolution ultra-wide angle camera that expands your view while Dynamic Video enables you to shoot more vibrant and detailed videos. Expand your perspective with a dramatic 120-degree field of view.
The OnePlus 8 Pro is available in three variants Onyx Black, Glacial Green and Ultramarine Blue.
It is available for 54,999 on OnePlus India store.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip smartphone
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip folds to be surprisingly small for an outstanding design that easily fits into your pocket, bag or purse. The Galaxy Z Flip’s unique form factor is enhanced with an impossible-to-ignore, eye-catching exterior in your choice of stunning hues. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip’s Infinity Flex Display is an immersive Dynamic AMOLED screen delivering incredible colour quality and reduced blue light.
Multitasking is even better on the massive 6.7-inch screen with Multi Active Window with minimized bezels and no notch. With 3300mAh (typical) and cutting-edge intelligence, the Galaxy Z Flip smartphone’s all-day battery allows you make the most out of every charge. Available in Mirror Purple and Mirror Black, The Galaxy Z Flip features a first-of-its-kind foldable glass and a stylish, compact form factor that fits in the palm of your hand while offering flagship-level performance and features.
It is available for Rs 1,15,999 on Amazon India website.
BlackBerry KEY2 smartphone
The BlackBerry KEY2 pairs the best of Android 8.1 Oreo with an iconic smartphone experience you can find only in a BlackBerry smartphone. With access to millions of apps in the Google Play store and built-in experiences like Google Assistant and Google Lens, the BlackBerry KEY2 is the modern BlackBerry smartphone you’ve been waiting for. It also has the enhanced Convenience Key, making it easier to access your most-used apps with custom profiles for at home, in the car, in a meeting or on the go.
The BlackBerry KEY2 offers up to two days battery life along with 6GB of memory and in both 64GB and 128GB storage variants that can be further expanded via a MicroSD card. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, the BlackBerry KEY2 gives users all the power they need to get more done wherever the road takes them. In addition to Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, the BlackBerry KEY2 adds a new Smart Battery Experience that will learn from your daily charging habits and recommend when to charge up so you have enough battery life to make it through that next meeting, flight or event.
The BlackBerry KEY2 also features a more impressive BlackBerry camera experience with the introduction of the first dual-rear camera on a BlackBerry smartphone. These dual 12MP cameras bring an improvement in auto white balance, faster auto focus, improved image stabilization and new photo capture experiences never before available on a BlackBerry smartphone.
The BlackBerry KEY2 also introduces new capture modes, like Portrait Mode and Optical Superzoom. With Portrait Mode, users can now capture beautiful portrait photos creating more dramatic and professional looking images. In addition, Optical Superzoom makes it possible to capture better photos with greater details; even from further away. And Superzoom uses multi-frame capture to reduce noise on zoomed photos with a seamless user experience that only presents the very best image. BlackBerry KEY2 also integrates Google Lens, so now you can more quickly and easily search and get more information on things like book reviews simply by capturing a picture of the book’s cover, get landmark details and much more.
It is listed for Rs 19,994 on Croma, but is currently out of stock.
Samsung Galaxy Note10+
Samsung Galaxy Note10+ 5G features the biggest Note display ever with a 6.8-inch Cinematic Infinity Display on a device that is still easy to hold and easy to use. The handset comes equipped with a 6.8-inch 498ppi 3040×1440 pixels resolution display with Dynamic AMOLED panel supported by HDR10+ and Dynamic Tone mapping. Under the hood, there is a Samsung Exynos 9825 processor paired with 12GB of RAM with up to 512GB internal storage. Supported with a 4,300mAh battery, this smartphone runs on Android 9 Pie with Samsung One UI on top.
On the camera front, Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ is equipped with a triple rear camera set up that includes a 16MP Ultra-Wide Camera, 12MP Wide-angle Camera and 12MP Telephoto Camera. On the front, selfie lovers will get a 10MP camera.
It is available for Rs 84,200 on Amazon India.
Google Pixel 3a Xl
This smartphones by Google only support a single SIM card globally and is equipped with the latest version of Android 9.0 Pie. Powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 670 SoC, Google Pixel 3a Xl is equipped with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The handset features a 6-inch full-HD+OLED screen.
On the camera front, it carries a 12.2MP Dual-Pixel Sony IMX363 sensor that has support for OIS and EIS, comes with an f/1.8 aperture, has a 76-degree field of view and 1.4-micron pixels. Besides this, there is also a Night Sight feature that enables low-light photography. Moreover, one can gain access to HDR+, Portrait Mode, Super Res Zoom and Top Shot. Additionally, there is an 8MP selfie snapper with an 84-degree field of view, 1.12-micron pixels, and an f/2.0 aperture.
As far as battery is concerned, Google’s Pixel 3a XL carries a 3,700mAh battery along with 4G VoLTE, Wi-FI, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
It is available for Rs 34,999 on Flipkart.
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
The iPhone 11 Pro Max is be available in 64GB, 256GB and 512GB models in Midnight Green, Space Gray, Silver and Gold colour variants. Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max sports 5.8-inches and 6.5-inch Super Retina displays that come with a resolution of 458ppi. The handsets have support for HDR10, spatial audio, Dolby Vision as well as Dolby Atmos. Apple has added its latest A13 Bionic chip to this handset and claimed to provide “the fastest CPU” and “the fastest GPU” ever to an iPhone. The smartphone carries a triple cameras setup with a 12MP wide-angle sensor, a 12MP ultra-wide angle sensor and a telephoto sensor. Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max is also equipped with Deep Fusion along with the ability to shoot 4K videos at 60fps. This smartphone by Apple comes with 18W fast charger in the box.
It is available for Rs 1,31,900 on Amazon India.
Nokia 9 PureView
This smartphone is a part of Google’s Android One programme. It comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, a 5.99-inch 2K screen and 6GB of RAM. The handset is equipped with a 5.99-inch Quad-HD+ (1440×2960 pixels) POLED screen that has an aspect ratio of 18.5:9 and has an in-display scanner embedded on it.
Nokia 9 PureView comprises of 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage along with a 3,320mAh battery that has support for wireless charging. The handset also comes with options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 and NFC for connectivity. With an IP67 certification, this handset is water and dust resistant. It comes without a 3.5mm headphone jack and runs Android 9.0 Pie.
Nokia 9 PureView smartphone comes with five camera lenses on its back panel that comes with Zeiss certified lenses. Out of the five, the three of these are 12MP monochrome sensors while two are 12MP RGB sensors. On the other hand, there is a 20MP front-facing camera for selfie freaks. The Nokia has worked with Qualcomm and Google to optimize the camera setup in a way that it completely utilizes the Snapdragon 845 SoC and Google’s Photos app.
It is available for Rs 36,199 on Amazon India.
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