It’s the 5th month of 2018 and the smartphone industry has a lot to tell. The smartphone industry has showcased lot of improvement, leaving a trend amongst 2018 smartphone which many 2018 smartphones are following or have followed.
In this article I am going to be discussing four smartphones that I consider to be best smartphones that has been released in 2018.
Let’s get into the list;
Best Smartphones May 2018
1. Huawei Mate RS
Huawei mate RS is the first on the list. Saying it’s first on the list is something I feel won’t change for a very long time in 2018 or even till the end of 2018, because this smartphone is a beast.
As earlier mentioned in an article I wrote about the Huawei mate RS, the Huawei mate RS is the most expensive smartphone without a bling fact. meaning the phone is very expensive, In the price league of smartphone with blings like rare stones and expensive leather, yet it doesn’t feature any of those. Instead a lot of emphasis was laid in the specifications of the smartphone.
The mate Rs features a curved 6 inch Amoled Quard HD plus display with a screen resolution of 2880 x 1440.
The mate RS features a Tri camera setup on the rear, this setup consists an 8mp telephoto camera with 3X zoom , a 40mp RGB camera for shooting colour photos and a 20MP.
The Huawei mate RS features Hi-silicon kirin 970 processor ,6GB of ram, 512GB OF STORAGE, 4000MAH battery.
The Huawei mate RS features two finger print readers, one in the display up front and another at the rear just below the TRI camera setup.
The mate RS in box comes with two charging bricks, one with American prongs and the other with European prongs.
The mate RS also comes with a leather case from the box.
The mate RS costs $2,200, making it the most smartphone in the world without a bling factor.
2. Huawei P20 pro
The P20 pro features a 6.1 inch Amoled display. The P20 pro appears to be the most beautiful smartphone from Huawei, being the most beautiful smartphone to you depends on if you willingly to purchase the twilight edition of the Huawei P20 pro . Which is a mixture of blue and purple colour.
The P20 features a Hi-slicon kirin 970 processor, 6GB of ram, 128GB of storage and 4000mah battery.
Moving on to the camera department which is the most hyped feature of huawei P20.
The huawei P20 pro features a triple camera setup, featurina 40MP RGB sensor; and a telephoto lens that has an 8MP sensor.
Apart from these two cameras , the Huawei P20 pro also features a 20MP monochrome sensor.
Huawei features a very big aperture on the main 40MP RGB camera of the P20 pro to accommodate more light for better low light shots.
The P20 pro simply put is the smartphone photpgrapher’s dream.
3. The Samsung Galaxy S9 plus
The Samsung galaxy s9 plus is Samsung first flagship device of 2018 and the successor of the Samsung galaxy s8 plus released last year.
It is one of those smartphones like the Huawei mate RS to attempt a near bezeless display without including a notch.
The galaxy s9+ is 6.2 inch in size with a curved 6.2-inch quad-HD+ OLED 18:9 aspect ratio display, with a screen resolution of
2560 x 1440.
The galaxy s9 is the first smartphone in Samsung S line to feature dual stereo speakers.
There is an AKG speaker on the earpeice and also on the bottom of the phone.
The s9+ features the same snapdragon 845 processor, 6GB of ram, 64GB of storage, 3500MAH battery size.
The s9 plus features a dual camera system on the rear with 12mp sensors for each camera. The dual camera system features a telephoto camera and it’s secondary camera.
The dual camera system on the s9 plus is aimed at taking potrait mode pictures.
The primary camera has the option to switching between a large aparture of F/1.5 and a small aperture of F/2.4.
The Samsung galaxy s9+ goes for about $839
Read also: Samsung s9 features specs and price
4. Oneplus 6
Ever heard of the Budget King title? Well that title has been held by the one plus for a very long time now. The oneplus 6 continues that trend.
The one plus 6 features the best specifications from 2018 just like most high end devices but with a price tag that is one third of the Samsung galaxy s9 plus. If you ask me, it’s amazing.
The Oneplus 6 only smartphone in the world with a snapdragon 845 processor that costs $600.
The one plus 6 continues the near bezels display with a 19:9 aspect ratio display.
Up front of the one plus 6 is dominated by 84% of screen.
The one plus 6 features a 6.3 inch display with a screen resolution of 2280 X 1080.
the one plus 6 is powered by a snap dragon 845 processor, 6GB or 8GB of ram, 64GB or 128GB or 256GB of storage. The one plus 6 is powered by Andreno 630 for graphics and is powered by a 3,330MAH battery.
In the camera department, the one plus 6 features a dual camera system, which consists of a 16MP primary sensor with an aparture of F/1.7 ,a Sony IMX519 sensor and optical image stabilization. The secondary camera is a 20MP camera with a Sony IMX376K sensor and an aparture of F/1.7.
For video, the one plus 6 rear camera can record 720p videos at 480fps , 1080p videos at 240fps and 4k videos at 60fps.
Up front, the one plus 6 features a 16MP front facing shooter.
Read also: one plus 6 specs features and price
|Huawei Mate RS Porsche||Huawei P20 pro||Samsung galaxy s9+||Oneplus 6|
|6 inch Amoled Quard HD plus display with a screen resolution of 2880 x 1440||6.1 inch Amoled display with a screen resolution of 2,240 X 1080||6.2 inch WQHD display with a screen resolution if 2,220 X 1080||6.3 inch display with a screen resolution of 2280 X 1080|
|HI-silicon kirin 970 processor||HI-silicon kirin 970 processor||Snapdragon 845 processor||snapdragon 845 processor|
|6GB ram||6GB ram||6GB ram||8GB ram|
|512GB storage||128GB storage||64GB storage||256GB storage|
|Tri camera setup on the rear: 8mp telephoto camera, 20MP monochrome camera, 40MP RGB camera||Tri camera setup on the rear: 8mp telephoto camera, 20MP monochrome camera, 40MP RGB camera||12MP + 12MP dual rear camera with variable apature||16MP + 20MP dual rear camera|
|24MP front shooter||24MP front shooter||8MP front shooter||16MP front shooter|
|Fingerprint sensor X2||Fingerprint sensor X1||Fingerprint sensor X1||fingerprint sensor X1|