The year 2020 is about to end within the next 48 hours. We are eager to welcome 2021 with great expectations. We have seen several ups and downs in the smartphone industry in 2020. The March-April turned out to be brutal for the smartphone industry due to the COVID-19 lockdown. The overall market share of the companies was nil during this time frame because of the closure of both offline retail and e-commerce marketplaces such as Amazon and Flipkart. In this article, we will examine the top five Android smartphones of 2020.
POCO M2 Pro
The POCO M2 Pro is the latest trending smartphone and is one of the Top Five Android Smartphones of 2020. The handset features a 6.67-inch FHD+ Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protected display with a resolution of 2400×1080 pixels. Under the hood, the M2 pro ships with a Snapdragon 720G processor, Adreno 618 graphics processor, 4GB/6GB RAM, 64GB/128GB expandable internal storage loaded with Android 10. The large screen size is ideal for web browsing and app usage. However, you won’t be able to carry the device easily from one location to another. The rear camera offers a 48MP primary camera alongside an 8MP secondary with 5MP macro ad 2MP depth sensors respectively. The selfies can be captured via a 16MP sensor. The smartphone is pre-loaded with MIUI 11 based on Android 10. Moreover, the device borrows power via a 5000mAh battery.
The Realme 7 features a 6.5-inch FHD+ (2400×1080) In-cell display, 6GB RAM, 64GB expandable internal storage pre-loaded with Android 10 operating platform. You will be able to extend up to 256GB via microSD card slot. On the internals, the Realme 7 offers an Helio G95 processor alongside ARM Mali G76 MC4 graphics chipset. The rear side features a 64MP primary camera sensor paired with an 8MP secondary and 2MP macro and depth sensors respectively. The selfie camera comprises of a 16MP sensor. The handset borrows power via a 5000mAh battery, which is capable of delivering more than 4 days of backup upon normal usage.
Samsung Galaxy F41
Touted as the Top Five Android Smartphones of 2020, the Samsung Galaxy F41 boasts a 6.4-inch FHD+ (2340×1080) sAMOLED display, 6GB RAM and 64GB expandable internal storage. On the internals, the Galaxy F41 is integrated with Exynos 9611 chipset paired with Mali G72 MP3 graphics processor loaded with Android 10. Camera-wise, the Samsung Galaxy F41 comprises a 64MP primary camera alongside an 8MP ultra-wide and 5MP depth camera sensors respectively. You can capture selfies with the help of the 32MP sensor. The 6000mAh battery embedded with the device supplies adequate power to the device.
Micromax IN Note 1
Micromax is back with Made in India smartphones as part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat initiative. The In Note 1 flaunts a 6.67-inch FHD+ IPS display with 2400×1080 pixels. Under the hood, the Micromax In Note 1 is integrated with a Helio G85 processor, 4GB RAM paired with 64GB expandable internal storage. You will be able to extend the storage up to 256GB via microSD card. The device is pre-loaded with Android 10 operating platform. On the rear, the IN Note 1 bears a 48MP primary camera alongside a 5MP ultra-wide and 2MP depth and macro sensors respectively. The selfie camera offers a 16MP AI sensor. The smartphone works with the help of a 5000mAh battery. The product package includes an 18W fast charger with reverse charging technology.
Redmi Note 9 Pro
The Redmi Note 9 Pro is equipped with a 6.67-inch FHD+ DotDisplay, Snapdragon 720G processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB expandable internal storage loaded with Android Pie 10 operating platform. You will be able to extend the storage up to 512GB via microSD card slot. The camera offers a 48MP primary camera sensor alongside 8MP ultra-wide, 5MP macro, and 2MP depth sensors respectively. The 16MP camera on the front side enables you to capture stunning selfies. The phone works with the help of a 5020mAh battery.
After the initial decline in the market share, smartphone companies continued to release new devices. The Diwali season saw a huge increase in overall sales. However, companies stopped physical launch events and adopted online mode only due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Going forward, we can only expect online events since the COVID-19 fear is not yet gone. The year 2021 will also turns out to be very fruitful for smartphone companies. The expectations are high with companies like Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, Lava getting busy with the launch of new devices. Microsoft will also release new Make in India smartphones with improved features.