2018 flagship smartphones

The flagship smartphone or just the flagship is called the best device of the manufacturer, which contains all the best and newest technologies. Hence the cost of flagship devices – often they are the most expensive in the company’s lineup. And nevertheless, despite the high cost, they are very successful. Here is the top rating of the best flagship smartphones.

iPhone X 256GB

iPhone X is one of the most anticipated models of 2017-2018. Why? If only because this is the first smartphone from Apple that received a frameless design – almost the entire front panel is occupied by the display. The rear is notable for a dual camera, the module of which is located vertically, as well as a glass cover.

Perhaps the main feature of the X model is the ability to unlock the smartphone by identifying the face of the user, so there is already no familiar fingerprint scanner.

The smartphone received a new Apple A11 Bionic processor, 3 GB of RAM and as much as 256 GB of internal (for the specified version).

  • Screen diagonal: 5.8 inches
  • Resolution: 2436 × 1125
  • Weight: 174g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 1
  • Processor: Apple A11 Bionic
  • Memory capacity: 256 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2716 mAh
  • Main camera: dual 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 64GB

Who is Apple’s main competitor in the market? Of course, Samsung. Here is the Galaxy Note 8. Yes, yes, we remember that with Note 7 the company had such serious problems that the smartphone was simply withdrawn from sale. There were even rumors that the company would completely abandon the release of the Note line, but this, fortunately, did not happen. Yes, and the demand for Note 8 is such that it seems as if the story with Note 7 never happened.

Galaxy Note 8 stands out for one feature – the presence of a stylus. Note 8 is generally one of the few smartphones on the market that has a stylus..

The smartphone received a large 6.3-inch display, a completely new Galaxy S8-style case, a dual rear camera, an iris scanner, as much as 6 GB of RAM.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.3 inches
  • Resolution: 2960 × 1440
  • Weight: 195g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 9 Octa 8895
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Main camera: dual 12/12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

Chinese manufacturers continue to delight us with their smartphones, and Meizu is no exception. She recently unveiled her new flagship Pro 7 Plus.

The device turned out to be cool: here you have a large 5.7-inch display, a MediaTek Helio X30 processor, and as many as 6 GB of RAM, and a dual camera according to the latest mode …

But still, the main feature lies on the back cover of the smartphone. If you look at it, you can see an additional display, and it is not so small – its diagonal is 1.9 inches. It is needed not only to watch the weather or the current time, but you can also display a picture from the rear camera on it to take a photo of your face (that is, a selfie). Great idea, cool solution.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 170g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio X30
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Xiaomi Mi6 64GB

Mi6 is the flagship of Xiaomi, which is distinguished by its cool features. The 5.15-inch display received Full HD resolution (it’s interesting that the company did not increase the display contrary to fashion), the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor, 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory.

The camera is now dual and allows you to take pictures of a very high flagship level. The case is made of glass and metal, while the company offers the same smartphone, but in a ceramic case – of course, it costs more.

Mi6 – one of the least expensive flagships on the market.

  • Screen Size: 5.15 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 168g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3350 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Sony continues to delight its fans with more and more smartphones – the company’s lineup has grown seriously. Xperia XZ Premium – Sony’s new flagship.

In terms of design, everything is familiar – in this device, Sony guesses unconditionally. Front and rear glass is used, while there is a version with a mirror coating, in the cover of the smartphone you can actually look like a mirror! It looks very cool, although in the sun this coating may glare..

The smartphone received a 5.5-inch display with a huge resolution of 3840 × 2160 pixels, the processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of ROM. There is a fingerprint scanner, protection against water and dust, all kinds of camera features like super slow motion video, Motion Eye, etc..

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 3840 × 2160
  • Weight: 195g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3230 mAh
  • Camera: 19 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Huawei P10 Dual sim 4 / 64GB

Flagship Huawei – a fashion device that is equipped with a Leica dual camera.

The smartphone received a stylish metal case, the thickness of which is only 6.98 mm – an excellent result. A smartphone based on the HiSilicon Kirin 960 processor works, it has 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of ROM, there is a slot for a memory card. Of course, there is a quick charge function and a fingerprint scanner.

This is an elegant thin smartphone with a powerful filling and excellent cameras.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.1 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 145g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 960
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3200 mAh
  • Camera: 20 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Nokia 8 Dual sim

At the time of writing, model 8 is the flagship of the company (Nokia 9 is still expected, but the release date is unknown).

Nokia 8 really looks great – for this special thanks to the all-metal aluminum casing. The screen size is non-standard – 5.3 inches, while this resolution is very high – 2560 × 1440 pixels. A smartphone based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor works, it has 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory, there is a slot for a memory card. The rear camera is dual, there is a quick charge function, a fingerprint reader.

Nokia 8 allows you to get good quality pictures. Battery life is average.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.3 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 160g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3090 mAh
  • Camera: 13/13 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

LG G6

LG showed its flagship almost earlier than all competitors. On the one hand, it’s great – the device turned out to be cool, on the other hand, most flagships work on the basis of Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, and G6 – on Qualcomm Snapdragon 821. However, you’ll have enough power in any case, so we advise you not to think about the processor model.

LG G6 turned out to be cool and, interestingly, relatively inexpensive. He received a frameless case, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory, a cool dual rear camera, a 5.7-inch display, a stylish case made of glass and metal. The fingerprint scanner is located on the back of the case..

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2880 × 1440
  • Weight: 163g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Camera: 13 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Samsung Galaxy S8

Galaxy S8 is one of the best smartphones in 2017-2018. And he is remembered first of all for his extremely unusual case. By the way, the specialists of the Korean company were able to place as much as a 5.8-inch display in this case, which is distinguished by its relatively compact size. Also surprising is the lack of a mechanical Home key – it really isn’t, and the fingerprint scanner was moved to the back of the case.

The smartphone runs on the Exynos 8895 processor, it has 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory. For S8, 6 GB of RAM is not provided at all, although Note 8 received exactly that much “RAM”. There is also no dual camera, although the current one is one of the best on the mobile device market..

  • Screen diagonal: 5.8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2960 × 1440
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 8895
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

iPhone 8 Plus 64GB

Together with the iPhone X, Apple revealed the new iPhone 8 Plus (as well as the iPhone 8). That’s just a completely new smartphone can not be called, it is rather an upgrade to the iPhone 7. Then what’s new?

Now the case is now not completely metal – the back cover is made of glass. Other body shades appeared, wireless charging, the new A11 Bionic processor, True Tone special color rendering function. The cameras were updated, although before they shot at the highest level.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 202g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 1
  • Processor: Apple A11 Bionic
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2689 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Huawei Honor 9 4 / 64GB

The Honor 9 resembles the Huawei P10 in many ways, which is not surprising since Honor is a sub-brand of Huawei. For example, here we use the same HiSilicon Kirin 960 processor, the same 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory, and the diagonal size of the display differs quite a bit – 5.15 inches.

Nevertheless, these are different smartphones, especially when it comes to design. For example, the case here is completely different, although it also looks very cool. Other and dual rear camera.

But Honor 9 is distinguished by its budget cost compared to most other flagships.

  • Screen Size: 5.15 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 960
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3200 mAh
  • Camera: 20/12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes