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All the buzz about the top 5 phones coming out in 2017

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It is no uncommon practice these days to hear a phone was released yesterday and you find it here in the country the following day. So here is my pick on the best 5 phones coming out in 2017.Criteria is essentially phone specs and buzz around phone release.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8


With the great failure of the note 7, Samsung is poised to release its Note 8 this year. It is probably the most awaited of phones coming out in 2017.The phone is rumored to have both a 4GB and 6GB RAM variants.


  • 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED curved dual edge display
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • 64 bit Octa-Core 14 nm Exynos 8890 processor or Quad Core Snapdragon 835 processor
  • 64GB (UFS 2.0) internal memory
  • External memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
  • 12-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash, Smart OIS, f/1.7 aperture, dual-pixel PDAF
  • 5-megapixel front camera, f/1.7 aperture
  • IP68 ratings water and dust resistance
  • Fingerprint sensor, Heart rate sensor, Iris scanner, Barometer
  • S Pen stylus
  • Single SIM/Dual SIM
  • 4G LTE Cat.12, Bluetooth 4.2 LE Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2X2 MIMO), USB Type-C, NFC
  • 4000 mAh battery with fast charging



This phone is the next in the LG series. Following the success of the G5 with great performance, lovely interface and decent battery life, LG is going a step further. The G6 is a slim, premium device with water and dust proofing.


  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 821 Processor
  • Display: 5.7-inch 18:9 QHD+ FullVision® Display (2880 x 1440 / 564ppi)
  • Storage: 32GB UFS 2.0 ROM
  • MicroSD: (up to 2TB)
  • Camera Rear Dual: 13MP Wide (F2.4 / 125°) / 13MP Standard OIS 2.0 (F1.8 / 71°)
  • Front: 5MP Wide (F2.2 / 100°)
  • Battery: 3,300mAh (embedded) + Quick Charge 3.0
  • Software: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Dimensions: 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9mm
  • Weight: 163g
  • Connectivity: LTE-A 3 Band CA, Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac / Bluetooth 4.2 BLE, NFC / USB Type-C 2.0 (3.1 compatible)
  • Fingerprint Sensor: Yes
  • Water Resistance: IP68
  • Other Features: UX 6.0 / Dolby Vision™ / HDR10 / 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC (*not in US)
  • Colors: Ice Platinum / Mystic White / Astro Black

Huawei P10


Recently Huawei has being releasing a strings of amazing phones and apparently have no intention to end anytime soon. The Huawei P series has gained a lot of popularity and with the P10, this will only increase. The P10 is sleek and beautifully styled and is available in two sizes: 5.1in display for the P10 and 5.5in for the P10 Plus.


  • Display: 5.1in display with a 1920×1080-pixel resolution at 432ppi
  • Dimensions: 145.3 x 69.3 x 7 mm
  • Weight: 145 grams
  • Storage: 64GB, plus support for microSD cards up to 256GB
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Processors: Kirin 960 2.4GHz 64-bit Octa-core processor
  • Front camera: 8 MP
  • Rear camera: Dual 20 + 12 MP
  • Battery life: 3200 mAh
  • Colors: Mystic Silver, Rose Gold, Graphite Black, Dazzling Gold, Dazzling Blue, Greenery


Xiaomi Mi 7

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After the release of their wonder android phones such as the Mi 6 & Mi Mix, Xiaomi fans tripled around the globe. Their next android phone the Mi 7 is rumored to be set for some time in the later quarter of 2017 and is going to be sleeker, faster and equipped with more exciting features.


  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 or 830 SoC at 2.8 – 3.0 GHz processor
  • 4 GB RAM
  • Internal Memory of 32, 64 or 128 GB which is extendable using Micro SD USB Card
  • 5.3” 4K display with a resolution of 4096 x 2160
  • 2900 mAh battery
  • Wireless Charging
  • Retina Scanner for better security
  • Gorilla Glass Protection which is shock-proof and Water-proof
  • 25 Mega pixel rear camera and 8 mega Pixel front camera

Nokia 3310 (reboot)-phones coming out in 2017



Being one of the most popular of phones of all time due to its near-indestructible build, the announcement to reboot the series was welcomed with so much enthusiasm. The new model is said to be able to last a whole 2 weeks after single charge given its limited features (2.5G). Nonetheless, this is one of the phones coming out in 2017 I personally can’t wait to get.


Weight: 79.6g
Dimensions: 115.6 x 51 x 12.8mm
OS: Nokia Series 30+
Screen size: 2.4-inch
Resolution: 240 x 320
Storage: 16MB, microSD (32GB)
Battery: 1,200mAh
Rear camera: 2MP

For more phone reviews stay tuned,Thanks.