Prior to this year, we perceived how Apple has affected the market by launching it’s new smartphone iPhone X with the remarkable component Called Notch-Display. As Apple was the not initial one to present the Notch display handset in the market earlier the Essential Phone was one of the first phones to incorporate the notch.
In any case, you like it or hate it generally, the full-screen display is trending these days. Notch display is not a lot simply a bit of the screen was left blank to accommodate front camera and sensors.
Apple presented this alternative in their handset since they need their clients to have full display options with all view angles. Along these lines, numerous Smartphone producers have discharged or affirmed to be working on the notched-display handset. Furthermore, even Google will be adding the support for the notch in the upcoming Android P
At the end of the day, It’s about giving consumers what they want and the force seems to be really strong with the notch.
Here’s the list of the smartphones are available in the market with notch display:
Huawei P20 Lite and P20 Pro
The Chinese telecommunication since from 1997 way back entered into Smartphone manufacturing seems like to be revolutionary in the market of smartphones nowadays.
Huawei launched their new two flagship handsets in March with named P20 and P20 Pro. Company’s s P20 series is based on a similar frame factor like Apple iPhone X-have 19:9 aspect ratio Full View displays as well as vertically aligned dual cameras at the back.
Both handsets are launched in the different price segment to pull in each value gatherings.
Here is a look at what all the new Huawei smartphones have to offer.
Huawei P20 lite
Huawei P20 lite is supported with a 5.84-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2280 pixels. It is powered by HUAWEI Kirin 659 4 x Cortex-A53 2.36 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A53 1.7 GHz with a 4GB of ram and 64GB of internal memory along expandable option via SdCard up to 256GB.
P20 is equipped with 16 Megapixel plus 2 Megapixel of a camera at the back with the aperture of f/2.2 and where else on front-loaded with a 24-megapixel camera of aperture f/2.0 for selfies.
It is fueled with 3,000 mAh of non-removable battery and supports fast charging options. it carries a USB Type-C port. Other connectivity options on the Huawei P20 include Hybrid dual-SIM card slots, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, 4G LTE and VoLTE for HD voice calling.
The Huawei P20 Lite runs Android 8.0 and measures are 148.60 x 71.20 x 7.40 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 145.00 grams.
Huawei P20 Pro
Huawei P20 pro is till now the company’s most premium flagship handset launched. It is equipped with 6.1”inch OLED display (15.49 cm) with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2240 pixels and runs on Android v8.1 (Oreo) operating system.
it is powered by Kirin 970 Octa-core (2.36 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53) processor paired with 6 GB of RAM. Along accompanied with 128GB of internal memory with an option of expandable memory up to 256 GB(via SdCard).As per Huawei, the chipset on the Huawei P20 carries dedicated components for AI capabilities.
As far as the camera is concerned P20 Pro is loaded with Tri-lens camera 40 MP (RGB, f/1.8 aperture) +20 MP (Monochrome, f/1.6 aperture) + 8 MP (Telephoto, f/2.4 aperture) and supports autofocus (laser focus, deep focus, phase focus, contrast focus). Where the front camera is of 24 MP with f/2.0 aperture supports fixed focal length for selfies.
The phone is loaded with 4000 mAh of non-removable battery and measures are 155.0mmX73.9mmX7.8mm(height X width X thickness). It weighs only 180 grams.
The Huawei P20 Pro has a USB Type-C port at the bottom, between two grilles, only one of which is a speaker. Connectivity options available on the handset are Bluetooth 4.2, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, dual-SIM(Nano-SIM slots) which supports 4G and VoLTE, and various sensors like accelerometer, ambient light sensor, Hall sensor, gyroscope, and compass.
The device has an IP67 rating which means that it can be submerged up to 1m deep in fresh water for up to 30 minutes.
In our list, the second smartphone is also from the famous Chinese manufacturer Oppo. The company has launched their flagship handset F7 with notch display in March 2018.
The Phones is powered by 2.0Ghz Octa-core MTK P60 processor with support of 4GB/6GB ram options. Oppo F7 is packed with also two internal memory options of 64GB/128GB and can be expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card.
The handset is pack with a 6.23-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2280 pixels and camera is packed with the 6-megapixel on the back with f/2.0 aperture, 4K video recording, and dual-tone LED flash. The Front camera is equipped with a 25-megapixel for selfies.
The Oppo F7 runs Color Os 5.0 based on Android 8.1 and is powered by a 3400mAh non-removable battery. It measures 156.00 x 75.30 x 7.80 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 158.00 grams.
It is dual SIM smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM’s. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
The Third smartphone on the list with the notch display is from Vivo. The company debuted its latest mid-range handset of V series- V9 in March 2018. Vivo V9 is quite similar looks like the Apple iPhone X. The Full notch display at the front and vertical assigned camera at back.
As far as the specification concerned, the handset is equipped with a 6.30-inch touchscreen (1080 pixels by 2280 pixels)IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top. V9 is powered by 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 626 processor along with 4GB of ram and 64GB of internal memory with the option of expandable up to 256 GB via SdCard.
Vivo V9 is pack with the 16Mp+5Mp rear camera, aperture of f/2.2 with LED flash and a 24-megapixel front camera with the aperture of f/2.0 for selfies. different modes can be found in the camera like Professional, Ultra-HD, Slo-mo, Time Lapse, Bokeh mode, Shot refocus, AI Photo Beauty, HDR, Face Beauty, and Panorama.
The Vivo V9 runs on Funtouch OS 4.0 which is based on Android 8.1 and is powered by a 3260mAh non-removable battery. It measures 154.80 x 75.00 x 7.90 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 150.00 grams.
The handset comes with the dual sim option (nano sim) and connectivity option includes Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB 2.0, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G with all sensors like Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
Vivo V9 sports a plastic built with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
The company launched their first phone in 2017, which claims a “new type of company focused on creating consumer technology products for the 21st century”. Subsequently, it was the first phone with Notch display which created a new trend in the market from a year ago.
The essential phone has fulfilled lots of promise with various options like the stock Android interface and nearly bezel-less screen design. It is a most powerful compact phone.
In terms of Specification, Essential PH-1 is equipped with 5.7′-inch QHD display with a resolution of 2560 x 1312. Along with the Corning Gorilla Glass, 5 cover glass, and titanium body & ceramic back build up.
The phone runs on Stock Android Nougat 7.1.1 but later updated to Android Oreo 8.0 and fueled by a 3040mAh non-removable battery.
An essential component of any smartphone is its solid performance and gratefully, the PH-1 possesses a great deal of it. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Kryo 280 Octa-core (2.45GHz Quad + 1.9GHz Quad) processor with 4Gb of ram and 128GB of internal memory with no expandable memory option.
As far as the camera is concerned it loaded with an 8MP resolution f/2.20 fixed hyperfocal lens front camera for selfies and 13MP Rear camera with an aperture of f/1.8. And includes all major sensors like Fingerprint Scanner(10 finger multitouch: palm and water-error rejection) Proximity / Ambient light sensor, Volume buttons, Power button, an Environmental pressure sensor (barometer), Accelerometer, Magnetometer, and Gyroscope.
The Essential Phone is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, 3G, and 4G.It measures 141.50 x 71.10 x 7.80 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 185.00 grams.
At the last, the Essential Phone can noteworthy in numerous terms yet few focuses can give it down like lack of headphone jack, waterproofing, expandable storage and wireless charging.
The fifth handset in our list is Oneplus 6. No Doubt the Phone has created lots of rumours and news from the beginning of the year itself only. Company CEO Pete Lau break down all rumours at the end of the last month by stating the Phone will have the Notch-like iPhone X.
The OnePlus 6 is to powered by the 2.8Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC and come with 6GB/8GB RAM and Adreno 630 GPU. It has three memory options of 64GB,128GB and 256 internal storage.
It is equipped with 6.28 inch (15.95 cm) display along with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels at 403 ppi. It has 84% screen to body ratio which feels bezel-less display including the notch.
The phone runs on Stock Android oreo 8.1 with oneplus own UI ‘oxygen Os and with upgradable to Android P beta. It is fueled by a 3300mAh non-removable battery with fast charging which can give you a backup of 6hours with the charge for 30 mins only.
As far as the camera is concerned, it has dual rear camera structure of 16MP and 20MP rear with f/1.7 and 1.22um pixel size. For Selfies, it has a front camera of 16MP with f/1.7 aperture. Both cameras are equipped with OIS (optical picture adjustment) and EIS with Exmor RS sensors.
The most important thing is design and therefore it measures only 155.7 x 75.4 x 7.75mm(height x width x thickness) in size and weighs 177gms.
OnePlus 6 have IP68 certification for dust and water resistance. This first phone by OnePlus, as till date none of their phones has been water or dust resistant.
In terms of connectivity includes Dual nano Sim with 4GVolte+3G+2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0, A-GPS, Glonass and other sensors include the Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Fingerprint sensor.