TOP 7 Smartphone Predictions For 2018

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New version of iPhone for those on a tight budget, faster Internet and bigger screens with no boundaries for your imagination! Samsung and Sony might please us with some incredible updates too.

Check out the most fascinating predictions and rumors Nexter has found for you.

1. iPhones could have 62x faster internet speeds

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KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo stated that Apple would probably use Qualcomm’s new gigabit LTE. It should improve the speed of the Internet greatly.

Moreover, iPhone might contain two or four antennas (2×2 and 4×4 MIMO) and “liquid crystal polymer” flexible circuit boards to increase the upload speeds.

2. Apple might launch 6.5-inch iPhone X Plus

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It’s predicted that in 2018 the phone with the biggest smartphone with an edge-to-edge screen the company has ever made will be released.

Ming Chi-Kuo stated there would be three models of iPhone with different screens: 5.8-inch, 6.1-inch and 6.5-inch model with OLED (480 to 500 PPI) and LCD displays (320 to 330 PPI).

3. Apple is to beat its 2015 sales record

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On the date of iPhone X release, it was sold in hours for $999. Also, we should take into account the items sold on eBay for $8.000. In 2018, it’s expected iPhone X would finally beat its previous phone sales record (2015).

According to Mashable, Apple 2015 record was  $205.7 billion in cash.

4. Cheaper iPhones in 2018

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It’s rumored that except for the three new iPhone models, Apple firm wants to release a new ‘budget’ version of iPhone SE.

Apple has to engage the Indian population, thus they are determined to launch smaller and cheaper iPhone, just like iPhone SE released in March 2016.

iPhone SE 2 will be equipped with A10 Fusion chip, with 2GB of RAM, 32GB-128GB storage, a slightly larger battery with 1700mAh, a 12 mp camera and a 5mp front camera.

5. Samsung Galaxy S9 price predictions

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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus will contain an Exynos 9810 chipset and just 4GB of RAM.

The price is expected to be a little bit higher than its previous model’s price – about $725.

Some of people believe Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus will be released in January 2018, however, most of the resources do not expect it to be launched earlier than March 2018.

6. Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus camera predictions

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The rumors state that Samsung Galaxy S9 might be unlocked with a ‘3D sensor front camera’, some kind of facial recognition presented this year by Apple.

Also, the leakers claim the new Galaxy’s camera will be able to shoot some amazing slow-mo . However, there might be a difference between two models: the S9 will just have a single-lens one, but the S9 Plus will have a dual-lens snapper.

7. Foldable iPhone and Samsung

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Source: educationexp.com

Both Apple and the Galaxy X are planning to use OLED design and makes it fold. It’s a phone which can half in size, can you imagine that?

Samsung has been talking about this idea since 2009, Apple filed an application with US Patent for a foldable phone only this year.

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