“There are plenty of upcoming mobile phones in India in March 2019 that we can expect to see”
The month of February saw major brands taking to stage in Barcelona, Spain and announcing some of the most cutting-edge phones in the business with foldable smartphones and 5G devices taking the centerstage. The tech expo has finally concluded, and back in India, we can see a number of upcoming mobiles in March 2019 that are all set to launch. Brands like Realme, Samsung, Black Shark, and more have confirmed the launch of smartphones in March 2019. So without further ado, these are the upcoming mobile phones in India that are widely expected to launch in this month.
OPPO has recently announced that its next smartphone, the F11 Pro, will be launched in India on March 5th in Mumbai. The teaser of the smartphone revealed that it’ll come equipped with a 48-megapixel + 5-megapixel rear setup and a 16-megapixel pop-up selfie camera with AI capabilities. Reports suggest that the handset will be powered by the MediaTek Helio P70 SoC, 6GB of RAM, up to 128GB storage, 6.5-inch full HD+ Panoramic Screen and a 4,000mAh battery pack, with the company’s proprietary VOOC 3.0 fast charging.
OPPO’s spun-off brand, Realme has already made a name for itself with the launch of commendable affordable smartphones like the Realme 1 (review) and Realme 2 (review). Now, the company is all set to launch their successor on March 4th in India. Dubbed the Realme 3, the company has already revealed that the upcoming smartphone will come with diamond pattern rear panel, MediaTek Helio P70, dewdrop notch display and 4,230mAh battery. Going by the history of the brand, we can expect the Realme 3 price in India to be quite aggressive. If rumours are anything to go by, the Realme 3 Pro launch in India can also be expected alongside the regular variant.
Samsung launched its latest Galaxy S series flagships a week ahead of the MWC at its Unpacked Event. These flagships mark a lot of firsts for the South Korean giant. The loaded smartphones offer Exynos 9820 SoC, up to 12GB RAM, up to 1TB storage, Super AMOLED displays with punch-hole cameras, powerful batteries, Android Pie and more. The Chaebol has sent out media invites for a March 6th event, where it will launch all three models for the Indian market. Undoubtedly, the Galaxy S10 series India launch is among the most-anticipated upcoming phones of March 2019.
Related read: Samsung Galaxy S10+ review
After launching the mid-range Vivo V15 Pro (review) in India, the company is also set to launch the Vivo V15 in the country as well. The watered-down variant of the handset will come with a 6.39-inch LCD screen, triple camera module on the back, 32MP camera on the front, MediaTek Helio P70, and 3,700mAh battery. Unfortunately, nothing much is known about the upcoming handset at the moment. We will get to know more when the company finally announces the phone in the subcontinent.
Xiaomi recently confirmed it plans to launch its gaming-centric Black Shark lineup — Black Shark (first impressions) and Black Shark Helo in India. The company has not yet revealed the exact timeline for the launch but has assured that it’s currently in talks with partners and will launch it soon, presumably this month itself. The press release of the announcement had an emphasis on the word “Hello’, hinting that it might be the Black Shark Helo that will land in India. The device features a 6.01-inch full HD+ AMOLED screen, Snapdragon 845 SoC, up to 10GB of RAM, 256GB, dual cameras, and a massive 4,000mAh battery.
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Apart from the Black Shark, the Indian smartphone industry is all set to welcome yet another gaming smartphone. A nubia executive has confirmed to 91mobiles the Red Magic Mars gaming smartphone will be released in the country in March. The company is also likely to launch the dual-display toting nubia X at the same event. As for the nubia X and Red Magic Mars price in India, it’s tipped to be Rs 35,000 Rs 40,000, respectively. However, the company has not revealed a set date for the upcoming launch.
The MEIZU Note 9 is yet to be launched in China or anywhere else, however, according to a report the handset will make its debut in India in March 2019. While this might sound exciting, we suggest taking this information with a pinch of salt. To recap on the rumoured spec sheet, the MEIZU Note 9 features Snapdragon 6150 chipset, a waterdrop notch, and a 48MP shooter on back. However, nothing else is known about the phone at the moment.
These are the top upcoming smartphones in India in March 2019. Which one of these are you more excited about? Let us know in the comment box below.