Google’s Android operating system accounts for a vast majority in today’s smartphone market. In recent times, many Android flagship smartphones come with 6GB of DDR4 RAM, equivalent to the RAM available on a normal laptop. Alongside, while you may still be using a Full HD television at home, the screen resolution on top tier smartphones has been moved to 2K, and in some cases, even 4K. The camera quality has also improved massively, and is steadily progressing with each new smartphone. With all of these in mind, there are a lot of options to go through. Here, we give you a list of the best Android phones 2018 India. These smartphones offer the right mix of performance and features. Click on each of the recommended top 10 smartphones to read their detailed reviews, and get more information on the best android smartphones in India.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is the most feature-packed, productivity maximising smartphone you can buy right now. It's also one of the best shooters in the market. Samsung uses the Note lineup to show off the best it has to offer, and the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 with an upgraded 4,000mAh battery, functional S-Pen, gigantic display and consistent camera makes it the best Android phone you can buy right now.
Huawei Mate 20
The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is beautifully compact, but don't fall for the size. It's a powerhouse inside with a powerful 7nm Kirin 980 SoC while the display wraps around the edges and delivers HDR output. Fascinatingly, the Huawei Mate 20 Pro houses a triple camera setup made in partnership with Leica, one of which is a 40MP sensor. It takes excellent photos and is easily one of the best phones to buy right now.
Samsung Galaxy S9+
The Samsung Galaxy S9+ is an extremely powerful smartphone, but unlike the S9, this one’s meant for big screen lovers. It has a 6.2 inch QHD display and Samsung’s AMOLED panels look as good as ever. It carries the same design as the Galaxy S8 and is the most ergonomic big screen smartphone today. To make a long story short, the Samsung Galaxy S9+ is the smartphone to buy if big screen and attractive looks are your priorities. All this makes the Samsung Galaxy S9+, the best among all the Android mobile phone in India.
Google Pixel 3
The Google Pixel 3 has the ingredients of being one of the most reliable smartphnes around. It's compact with a handy design. The camera is now better than ever with features like super-res zoom, nightsight and the AR-based Playground feature. There's flagship hardware through and through, but the biggest reason to buy this is that it's not as expensive as the iPhone XS.
LG V40 ThinQ
The LG V40 ThinQ is an underrated champion. With a 2K HDR display, HiFi DAC and a triple-camera setup on the back, the LG V20 ThinQ easily becomes one of the best Android phones to buy right now. Add to that the MIL.STD durability and IP68 water resistance for the price it retails for and you have an easy choice to make.
LG G7 Plus ThinQ
The LG G7+ is a water and dust resistant phone with a gorgeous QHD Dolby Vision certified display and audiophile-grade audio output, all for under Rs 40,000, making it one of the best Android phone to buy at a budget.
Honor View 20
The Honor View 20 is a 2019 flagship through and through with features like a punch-hole display housing the front camera alongside a 48MP Sony IMX586 camera and a ToF sensor on the back. The phone allows one to take detailed photos and even indulge in some 3D motion gaming. More than that, it's a powerhouse inside with a 7nm Kirin 980 processor and for the price of Rs 37,999, it's a steal of a phone.
Google Pixel 2 XL
If pure Android is your OS of choice and money is no bar, the best phone in the market to get is the Google Pixel 2 XL. The Pixel 2 XL may have the same performance as every other flagship Android phone this year, but then Google phone more than makes up for it in the camera department. Both the rear and front facing cameras are superb. The phone also comes with a guaranteed early update to the next Android OS, as soon as it is available.
All things considered, the OnePlus 6T is a great smartphone. In fact, it’s the fastest Android smartphone out there today. For Android lovers, and especially the enthusiasts, the OnePlus 6 is a good phone to consider. It has a commendable but not perfect camera, but it will do the job very well. Combined with decent battery life, it makes for a great smartphone. With new features like in-display fingerprint sensor, a bigger battery, and a larger display with a smaller notch, it's only getting better (and more expensive).
Asus Zenfone 5z
Asus's flagship for 2018 is criminally underpriced for the hardware and features it offers. For the most part, it is a combination of the powerful hardware of the OnePlus 6 and the AI capabilities of the Honor 10. But the best part about the phone is that it's priced lower than both the OnePlus 6 and the Honor 10.