The previous year proved to be quite wonderful for smartphone lovers, which essentially means millions of people across the globe. With big brands like Apple, Samsung, HTC, Sony, Xiaomi, Motorola, etc. launching new flagships or bettering their previous handsets with newer versions, the smartphone market saw a big boom… and why not? With specs that would put some laptops to shame, these power packed performers gained a massive fan following. Listed below are some of these smartphones that made a debut in 2015 and created tsunamis with their specifications:
- Apple iPhone 6S and 6S Plus
The customary September Apple event saw the launch of the two new iPhones- 6S and 6S Plus. These two handsets sport the latest Apple A9 chipset which basically means that these mean machines can process tasks faster than you can blink. Running on iOS 9, they assure users a user-friendly interface and amazing app support. With brilliant 12MP iSight camera, these iPhones can double up as high end cameras and take stunning 4k videos! The 2nd gen TouchID feature ensures more than adequate security on your iPhone. The 4.7” 6S 16 GB variant can cost about Rs. 50, 000 while the bigger 5.5” 6S Plus can cost about Rs.65000. You may check out Ebay discount coupon for some good deals on iPhone accessories like cases, headphones, etc.
- Microsoft Lumia 950 and the Lumia 950 XL
Newly launched in December 2015, these two handsets run on the highly commendable Windows 10 OS. While the Lumia 950 will sport a 5.2” screen and Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor with hexa-core CPUs, the bigger 950 XL will sport a 5.7” screen and be powered by the robust Snapdragon 810 processor with octa-core CPUs. They feature 20MP, triple flash primary cameras which can take 4k videos! The measly 32 GB internal memory is more than made up for by the external memory capacity of up to a whopping 2TB! Both the Lumias will support 4G connectivity, contingent on the networks provider’s services. On the price front, the Lumia 950 will cost about Rs 43,699, while the Lumia 950 XL will cost around Rs 49,399.
- Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
The 5.1” phone runs on the latest Android Lollipop. With an Octa- core processor clocking a speed of 2.1 GHz + 1.5 GHz, the S6 Edge is one powerful smartphone. The 3GB of RAM adds to the efficiency of the phone. For a price of around Rs.43, 000, you can get your hands on this 4G enabled, 16 GB device. It comes with a brilliant 16 MP primary and 5 MP secondary camera.
- Xiaomi Mi 4i
Enough about high-priced Smartphones! This Xiaomi product is priced at a reasonable Rs.12, 000 (approximately). The 5” phone supports HD resolution and 4G connectivity which makes browsing the web and watching videos a treat. Running on Android Lollipop, the Mi 4i uses a MIUI 6 interface. It is powered by the robust 2nd Gen Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa-core processor making multitasking cakewalk for the user. The phone incorporates a 13 MP primary, and 5MP front camera.
Be it a Windows, iOS, or Android, every OS proved to be a powerful platform for these powerful Smartphones in the year 2015. Hopefully, we can get some more of action this year!