List of best smartphones launched in August 2017

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This month's round up for smartphones is pretty interesting. Partly for the fact the much anticipated LG V30 finally made its way into overseas market and partly due to the announcement of several new budget smartphones in the Indian market.

List of best smartphones launched in August 2017

Lenovo infiltrated the smartphone world with the launch of its K8 Note backed up by its Moto mobility venture which presented the latest devices in the G series, the Moto G5S and G5S Plus. It would be interesting to see how Lenovo's much popular line up in the country fares up against its close cousins.

SEE ALSO: Globally launched smartphones that are expected to land in India soon

One of the biggest technology brand, Samsung finally unveiled its long awaited Galaxy Note 8 which grabbed the attention of every tech enthusiast on the globe. The device has a really intriguing design with high-end specifications.

We also have Nokia out in the market now with HMD Global trying to bring back the brand name back to the glory it once boasted off. This month also marked revamped entry of Blackberry into the premium smartphone segment with its Keyone smartphone.

SEE ALSO: Best smartphones to buy in September 2017 in India 

Several smartphones from China landed up in the market as well. We have compiled a list of smartphones launched in August 2017. Have a look for yourself.

Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates!

Nokia 8

Key Features

  • 5.3-inch (2560×1440 pixels) Quad HD LCD display at 554ppi pixel density
  • Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU
  • 4GB DDR4X RAM
  • 64GB (UFS 2.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to Android O
  • Single / Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
  • 13MP (Colour) primary camera with OIS + 13MP (Mono)
  • 13MP auto focus front-facing camera with ZEISS optics
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3090mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Motorola Moto G5S Plus

Buy At Price of Rs 15,999
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD display with Corning Gorilla glass 3 protection
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 128 GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1 (Nougat)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
  • 13MP (RGB) + 13MP (monochrome) dual rear cameras with dual-tone LED flash
  • 8MP front-facing camera with flash, f/2.0 aperture
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh battery with Turbo Charging

Motorola Moto G5S

Buy At Price of Rs 13,999
Key Features

  • 5.2 Inch FHD Display
  • 1.4GHz Snapdragon 430 Octa-Core Processor
  • 4GB RAM With 32GB ROM
  • 16MP Rear Camera With Dual Tone LED Flash
  • 5MP Front Camera With LED Flash
  • VoLTE/WiFi
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Water Repellent Coating
  • Turbo Charging
  • 3000 MAh Battery

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Key Features

  • 6.3-inch Quad HD+ (2960 × 1440 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity display with 522ppi, 18.5:9 aspect ratio
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 with Adreno 540 GPU
  • Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 9 Series 8895 processor with Mali-G71 MP20 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4 RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 12MP Dual Pixel rear camera with LED Flash
  • secondary 12MP camera with telephoto lens
  • 8MP auto focus front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3300mAh battery with fast charging

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) with Image Enhance Technology
  • 2.3GHz GHz MediaTek Helio P20 Octa-Core 64-bit 16nm processor with ARM Mali T880 GPU
  • 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage
  • 4GB RAM with 64GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB via microSD card
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Single / Dual SIM
  • 23MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE
  • 3430mAh battery with Qnovo Adaptive fast charging

Intex Aqua Note 5.5

Buy At Price of Rs 5,799
Key Features

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display
  • 1.25GHz Quad-core MediaTek MT6737 64-bit Processor with 550MHz Mali-T720 MP2 GPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS
  • Dual SIM
  • 8MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2800mAh battery

Nokia 130 (2017)

Buy At Price of Rs 1,599
Key Features

  • 1.8-inch (160×120 pixels) QQVGA Display
  • Island keymat with separated keys for easier texting and dialing
  • Nokia Series 30+ software platform
  • 4MB RAM
  • 8MB ROM
  • expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • Network: GSM 900/1800
  • Single / Dual SIM (Mini-SIM)
  • Built-in rear camera
  • 1020mAh battery

Panasonic P77

Buy At Price of Rs 5,299
Key Features

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS fully laminated display
  • 1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735P processor with
  • 1GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
  • 8MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 2MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2000mAh battery

Xiaomi Redmi 4A

Buy At Price of Rs 5,999
Key Features

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display with 1000:1 contrast ratio, 72% NTSC color gamut
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 processor with 500MHz Adreno 308 GPU
  • 2GB RAM with 16GB storage / 3GB RAM with 32GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (micro + nano / microSD)
  • 13MP rear camera with PDAF
  • 5MP front-facing camera,
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3030mAh (minimum) / 3120mAh (typical)

Vivo Y69

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 (4 x 1.5GHz A53 + 4 x 1.0GHz A53) processor with Mali T860 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB internal storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Funtouch OS 3.2
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 16MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh (non-removable) battery

LG Q8

Key Features

  • 5.2-inch (2560×1440 pixels) Quad HD IPS Quantum display, 564 PPI Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • Quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR4 RAM
  • 32GB (UFS 2.0) internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • 16MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture
  • 8MP secondary rear camera
  • 5MP front camera
  • 4G LTE
  • 3000mAh non-removable battery with Quick Charge 3.0

JioPhone

Buy At Price of Rs 1,500
Key Features

  • 2.4-inch (320 x 240 pixels) QVGA display
  • 1.2 GHz Dual-core Spreadtrum SP9820A processor Mali-400 GPU
  • 1.1GHz Dual-Core Qualcomm 205 Mobile Platform (MSM8905) with Adreno 304 GPU
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 4GB internal storage
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • KAI OS
  • Single nano SIM
  • 2MP rear camera
  • 0.3MP (VGA) front camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2000mAh battery with up to 12 hours talk time and 15 days standby

Meizu M6 Note

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D curved glass display, 1000: 1 contrast ratio
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 16GB / 32GB storage / 4GB RAM with 64GB storage
  • expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 7.1.2 (Nougat) with Flyme OS 6
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano+nano/microSD)
  • 12MP rear camera with dual-tone quad-LED flash and secondary 5MP camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • 16MP front-facing camera
  • 4G voLTE
  • 4000mAh battery with fast charging

LG K8 2017 specifications

Buy At Price of Rs 8,900
Key Features

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) 2.5D curved glass in-cell touch display
  • 1.25GHz Quad-Core processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2500mAh removable battery

Micromax Canvas Infinity

Buy At Price of Rs 9,999
Key Features

  • 5.7-inch (1440 x 720 pixels) HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with 18:9 aspect ratio
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 processor with Adreno 308 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB internal storage
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.2 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 16MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2900mAh (minimum) / 2980mAh (typical)

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A

Buy At Price of Rs 6,700
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display, 450 nits brightness, 1000: 1 Contrast ratio
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with MIUI 9
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3080mAh (typical) / 3000mAh (minimum) battery

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Prime

Key Features

  • 5.5 Inch HD IPS Display
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 435 Processor
  • 3GB/4GB RAM With 32GB/64GB ROM
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP Autofocus Camera With LED Flash
  • 16MP Front Camera With LED Flash
  • 4G
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Infrared Sensor
  • 3080mAh Batteryh (minimum) battery

Gionee X1

Buy At Price of Rs 8,999
Key Features

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display
  • 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Amigo 4.0 UI
  • 8MP auto-focus rear camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh battery

OnePlus 5 specifications

Buy At Price of Rs 32,999
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920×1080 pixels) Full HD Optic AMOLED 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 display
  • 2.45GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 64-bit 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB storage
  • 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB internal storage
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with Oxygen OS
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 16MP rear camera with dual LED Flash
  • secondary 20MP camera with f/2.6 aperture
  • 16MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3300mAh battery with Dash Charge (5V 4A)

Coolpad Cool Play 6

Buy At Price of Rs 14,999
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920×1080 pixels) Full HD IPS display
  • Octa Core Snapdragon 653 (Quad 1.95GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.44GHz A53 CPUs) Mobile Platform with Adreno 510 GPU
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB Internal Storage
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with Journey UI, upgradable to Android 8.0
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 13MP dual rear camera cameras
  • 8MP front camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4000mAh (minimum) / 4060mAh (typical) battery

Micromax Evok Dual Note

Buy At Price of Rs 11,499
Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1.5 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 64-bit processor with Mali T860 GPU
  • 3GB / 4GB RAM
  • 32GB internal storage
  • expandable memory up to 64GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
  • 13MP rear camera and secondary 5MP camera
  • 5MP front-facing camera with soft LED flash
  • Dual SIM
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh battery

Coolpad Cool M7 specifications

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass display
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm processor with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)]
  • Dual SIM
  • 12MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, dual-tone LED flash
  • 13MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3200mAh battery

ASUS ZenFone 4 Pro

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD AMOLED display with over 100% NTSC color gamut
  • Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB / 128GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with Zen UI 4.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (micro+nano/microSD)
  • 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash
  • secondary 16MP camera with Sony IMX351 sensor, 2x optical zoom
  • 8MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX319 sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3600mAh battery with fast charging

ASUS Zenfone 4 (ZE554KL)

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super IPS+ 2.5D curved glass display, Corning Gorilla Glass protection
  • Octa Core Snapdragon 660 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 512 GPU / Octa Core Snapdragon 630 14nm Mobile Platform
  • 6GB RAM / 4GB RAM
  • 64GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Zen UI 4.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (micro+nano/microSD)
  • 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash
  • secondary 8MP camera with 120° wide-angle lens
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3300mAh battery

ASUS Zenfone 4 Selfie (ZD553KL) specifications

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1.4GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 430 Mobile Platform with Adreno 505 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Zen UI 4.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/ microSD)
  • 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash
  • 20MP front camera with soft LED Flash
  • secondary 8MP camera with 120-degree wide-angle lens
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh battery

ASUS Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro (ZD552KL) specifications

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD AMOLED display with over 100% NTSC color gamut
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Zen UI 4.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/ microSD)
  • 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF
  • 12MP front camera with soft LED Flash
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3000mAh battery with fast charging

Asus ZenFone 4 Max Pro (ZC554KL) specifications

Key Features
  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 processor with 500MHz Adreno 308 GPU / 1.4 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 430 Mobile Platform with Adreno 505 GPU
  • 2GB 3GB RAM with 32GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS with Zen UI 3.0
  • Dual SIM
  • 16MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • secondary camera with 120-degree wide-angle lens, EIS
  • 16MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh built-in battery with 10W rapid charging

ASUS ZenFone Zoom S (ZE553KL) specifications

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, 500 nits brightness
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 14nm processor with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 4GB RAM,64GB (eMMC) storage, expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with Zen UI 3.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (micro+nano/microSD)
  • 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash
  • 12MP secondary camera
  • 13MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery with BoostMaster fast charging

 

Panasonic Eluga I2 Active

Key Features

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display
  • 1.25 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU
  • 1GB /2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage
  • expandable memory with up to 128GB microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
  • 8MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2200mAh battery

Panasonic Eluga A3 and A3 Pro specifications

Key Features

  • 5.2-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display with Asahi Dragon Trail Glass protection
  • 1.25 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU
  • 1.3GHz Octa-Core Mediatek MT6753 Processor with Mali T-720 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 16GB (A3) / 32GB (A3 Pro) internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with MicroSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano /microSD)
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, PDAF
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4000mAh battery

Gionee A1 Lite

Key Features

  • 5.3-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) HD 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • 1.3GHz Octa-Core Mediatek MT6753 Processor with Mali T-720 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with micro SD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Amigo OS 4.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 20MP front-facing camera with soft LED selfie flash
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4000mAh battery

Lenovo K8 Note

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D Curved glass display with 450 nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass protection
  • Deca-Core MediaTek Helio X23 with 64-bit processor with Mali T880 MP4 GPU
  • 3GB RAM with 32GB storage
  • 4GB RAM with 64GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with PureCel Plus OV13855 sensor
  • secondary 5MP camera with S5K5E2 sensor
  • 13MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4000mAh built-in battery with Turbo Charging

LG Q6

Key Features

  • 5.5-inch 18:9 FHD+ (2160 x 1080 pixels) FullVision 442ppi Display
  • Octa-Core Snapdragon 435 Mobile Platform (4 x Cortex A53 1.4GHz + 4 x Cortex A53 1.1GHz) with Adreno 505 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB storage Internal
  • expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 3,000mAh built-in battery

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Key Features

  • 5.8-inch Quad HD+ (2960 × 1440 pixels) Super AMOLED display with 570ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR4 RAM
  • 64GB Internal storage
  • expandable memory with microSD
  • Android Nougat
  • 12MP Dual Pixel rear camera with LED Flash
  • 8MP auto focus front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4000mAh battery with fast charging

Samsung Flagship 8

Key Features

  • 4.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Super AMOLED dual displays
  • Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal memory
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Hybrid dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
  • 12MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 2300mAh battery with Fast Charging (wired and wireless)

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