We see every day a new smartphone coming but this is now a trend and there are chances that you miss a good smartphone getting launched. We created this list of upcoming phones in October 2018. On this day a few smartphones are already launched and a few are upcoming phones in October month ahead. There are upcoming phones like the OnePlus 6T, Google Pixel 3 and 3XL, and a few other upcoming phones in October. You may not be interested in some phones and some might make you interested.
1. LG V40 ThinQ
This is the latest flagship phone by the Giant smartphone manufacturer LG and is actually already launched on the day we are publishing this post. So this is not an upcoming phone in October but phone launched in the month of October.
- The LG V40 ThinQ was launched on 3rd of October 2018
- It has a 6.4 inches QHD+ OLED Display with the resolution of 1440×3120 pixels. This is a FullView panel with Gorilla Glass 5 protection and the aspect ratio of 19.5:9.
- The phone runs on powerful octa-core Snapdragon 845 Soc by Qualcomm coupled together with 6 GB of Ram.
- There is 128 GB of inbuilt UFS 2.1 storage which can be expended up to 2TB via microSD card.
- The speciality of the LG V40 ThinQ is that it has five cameras in the phone. Not exactly five but yes five. A triple camera setup in the rear and dual cameras in the front.
- The whole phone is powered by a 3300 mah battery.
- The price for the V40 ThinQ is $899 in the US meaning around rs 65000 in India.
This phone by Nokia is also not an upcoming phone in October but the phone already launched. It is a budget segment phone by Nokia or the mid-range phone whatever you call it.
- The Nokia smartphone was launched on October 4 for the starting price of EUR 299 roughly around Rs 24500 in Idia.
- It is an Android One Smartphone with the screen of 19:9 PureDisplay of 5.84 inches full HD+ Display. It has Gorilla Glass 3 protection too.
- Nokia 7.1 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 Soc coupled with two Ram options of 3GB and 4GB also the 32/64 GB storage options respectively.
- It has 3060 mah battery and Dual Rear cameras in the back.
3. Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL
This is the upcoming phone in October by Google and upgrades to the Google Pixel series. These phones will launch on October 9 by Google. Google Pixel 3 will be with a smaller display and XL version will have bigger Display. The upcoming phones will bear the Snapdragon 845 chipset which is the latest one available by Qualcomm. There might be 4GB or/and 6GB of Ram. with 64/128/256 GB of storage with different combinations. These phones will definitely have the Android 9 Pie on the board.
4. Razer Phone 2
This is the upgraded version to the Razer phone a gaming phone. This upcoming phone in October month is a gaming phone expected to launch on October 10. The design is not so following the trend but the performance is of the beast. This will feature the Snapdragon 845 Soc and 8 GB of Ram. There is some special work to the display part being a gaming phone necessary. This upcoming phone must have a massive battery at least 4000 mah. Stay tuned for October 10 to witness this upcoming gaming phone.
5. Samsung Galaxy A9
The South Korean Giant Samsung has come up with a new concept in this upcoming phone in October 2018. The A9’s launch event is set for October 11. We have already seen the Samsung Galaxy A7 with three cameras set up and now this A9 is expected to have four cameras. This one is going to be a mid-range smartphone by Samsung but let’s hope for a price tag of under Rs 30000. Rumours say that this upcoming phone will have Snapdragon 660 Processor and 6 GB of Ram. There will be a 3750 mah battery and USB type C.
6. Lenovo K8 Note upgrade
The Lenovo K8 Note is also getting its successor but no confirmed name. The launch event to this upcoming phone in October 11 is set for this phone. There is no much detail available about this but it is going to be a budget smartphone same as Lenovo K8 note. It will definitely have Dual rear Cameras, 4000 mah battery and Android Oreo inside. More details will be given as we get closer to the launch event.
7. Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro
World’s second most selling smartphone brand Huawei is about to unveil its upcoming phones in October, specifically October 16. Almost everything is leaked about the Huawei Mate 20 and mate 20 Pro. These will have the latest 7nm Kirin 980 Soc in both the phones. There are a few reports suggesting the Mate 20 will have a triple camera set up. Also, it is rumoured to have four cameras too. In the leaked images we can see a fingerprint sensor in the back of the phone. There is a waterdrop Notch seen in the images too. This is going to be very exciting with these flagship phones by the Chinese manufacturer Huawei.
8. Honor 8X
The Honor 8X has already launched actually but the Indian launch is set for October 16. The Honor 8X is a budget segment or mid-range smartphone with Kirin 710F processor. It has a full HD+ TFT IPS Display, dual camera set up and a Notch. It has a regular Notch while the 8X Max has a waterdrop Notch. There are two variants with 4GB/64GB and 6/128 GB options. Let’s see what is the Indian pricing on October 16.
9. Oneplus 6T
The upcoming phone in October ads this OnePlus 6T in the list launching October 17. This is going to be the latest upgrade to Oneplus’ flagship devices. The rumours say that it might also feature triple camera set up in the rear but there are no confirmations available. However, there is a waterdrop Notch on top and an In-Display fingerprint sensor. The upcoming phone Oneplus 6T will have Snapdragon 845 Processor and 8 GB of Ram. There are chances that it might also feature 10 GB of Ram as the Oppo R17 has 10GB Ram. Sadly there is no headphone jack in the phone. Pricing will be confirmed on October 16.
10. Asus ROG Phone
Asos is also launching ROG Phone on October 18. Asus is hosting an event on October 18 in New York City to launch this gaming phone. This upcoming phone by Asus seems very exciting as we have already seen something like this back in June. if it is a gaming phone, it must have the Snapdragon 845, the best chipset by Qualcomm available right now. A massive battery, bigger Display, Ram management are requirements to the gaming phone.
These are the upcoming phones in October 2018. Which one is exciting for you? We will have the coverage to these phones as we get closer to the launch events. Stay tuned!