Smartphone launch next week: OnePus Nord 2T, Realme Narzo 50 5G, Vivo X80 series, and more

The next week of May is filled with some great smartphone launches, especially from the BBK range – OnePlus, Oppo, Realme, iQOO and Vivo. The list includes the likes of OnePlus Nord 2T, Realme Narzo 50 series, Vivo X80 series, and more. While a few of these smartphones are heading to India, others will be launched globally in Europe and China. Here’s a quick look at its specs, design and expected price in India, among others:

1. OnePlus Ace Racing Edition – May 17

The OnePlus Ace Racing Edition is said to be a modified version of the OnePlus 10R, which was launched in India a while ago. The phone is heading to China, on May 17, with slightly reduced specifications and a design modification. OnePlus Ace Racing Edition specs will include a MediaTek Dimensity 8100 Max SoC under the hood. This will be paired with up to 12GB of RAM and up to 256GB of storage.

OnePlus Ice Racing Edition

OnePlus Ace Racing Edition will feature a triple camera module on the back, with a 64MP main sensor, an 8MP ultrawide sensor, and a 2MP depth sensor. On the front, it will be equipped with a 16-megapixel camera in the aperture setting. The OnePlus Ace Racing Edition flaunts a 6.59-inch IPS LCD display that features FHD+ resolution and a high refresh rate. The whole setup is said to be driven by a rated battery capacity of 4,890mAh with support for a 65W fast charging solution.

Expected price of OnePlus Ace Racing Edition: 25,000 rupees (approx)

2. Realme Narzo 50 5G Series – May 18

On the heels of the GT series launch, Realme is gearing up to launch the new Narzo series smartphones in India. The series will consist of two smartphones, the Realme Narzo 50 5G and the Narzo 50 Pro 5G. The cover will be broken in both smartphones at an event on May 18th and they will go on sale via from May 24th onwards. in the country.

Narzo 50 Pro 5G
Note: This is not the Narzo 50 Pro 5G. Image used for representation purpose.

The Realme Narzo 50 Pro 5G will be powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 920 SoC, which is said to be the fastest in its class, while the regular Narzo 50 5G may rock the Dimensity 810 SoC under the hood. The series will ship with an AMOLED panel and a 5,000mAh battery, which will likely be powered by a 33W fast charging solution. at special report91 mobile phone company revealed that the Narzo 50 Pro 5G will come in 4GB + 128GB and 6GB + 128GB storage versions and two color options, black and blue color options.

that official submission From the phone confirmed the presence of a perforated screen, which is rumored to contain a 16-megapixel camera. Around the back, the Narzo 50 Pro 5G tends to have a triple rear camera setup that consists of a 48MP primary sensor, an 8MP secondary sensor, and a 2MP triple sensor. The regular Realme Narzo 50 5G is expected to have 48MP + 2MP and 8MP dual rear cameras.

Realme Narzo 50 5G price: 14,000 rupees (rumoured)

Realme Narzo 50 Pro 5G price: Rs 22,000 (rumoured)

3. Vivo X80 Series – May 18

It is the most awaited smartphone from Vivo in India. Vivo X80 series is slated to launch in India on May 18. In addition to the regular Vivo X80, the series will feature a Pro model. The specifications of the Vivo X80 and X80 Pro are likely to be the same as the Chinese variants, which were launched last month. The phones will have a 6.78-inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and FHD+/QHD+ resolution. The Pro variant will be powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, which will be paired with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of internal storage.

Vivo X80

In optics, the Vivo X80 Pro will have a 50MP quad rear camera setup, which supports gimbal stabilization, 2x optical zoom with OIS, and a 114-degree field of view. The phone will also have a dedicated V1 + chip from Vivo, which will help the camera department to reduce noise and speed up processing. All this will be covered under Zeiss T* paint and Zeiss optics.

On the contrary, the Vivo X80 will be powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 9000 SoC, along with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. In the camera department, the phone will have a Zeiss optics 3D rear camera setup that offers a 50MP Sony IMX866 primary sensor with OIS support, a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 12MP telephoto lens. On the front, there is a 32MP camera for selfies.

Vivo X80 Price: 60,000 rupees (expected)

Price of Vivo X80 Pro: 80.000 rupees (expected)

OnePlus Nord 2T – May 19

Nord 2 T

After the success of OnePlus Nord 2, OnePlus is preparing to release a mild update for the same model. Dubbed the OnePlus Nord 2T, the device will have a refreshed Dimensity 1300 SoC, a similar 4,500mAh battery with faster 80W charging speeds, and the same 6.43 HD AMOLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate. According to the leaked renders, the device has a polarizing design, with a huge 50MP primary camera module, followed by two smaller camera modules – 8MP ultra-wide and 2MP depth – in a single camera ring. The phone is expected to launch with OxygenOS 12.1 along with Android 12 out of the box.

the phone confirmed It will be released on May 19 in Europe, at 4pm CEST. So, mark your calendars. We hope this model is free from the explosion issues that plagued the OnePlus Nord 2.

OnePlus Nord 2T Price: 35,000 rupees (expected)

5. iQOO Neo 6 – No word yet

iQOO is also ready to launch a new iQOO Neo 6 smartphone in India and it is likely to debut after that. The company has teased the smartphone in the country but is yet to reveal the launch date. The phone will be powered by a Snapdragon 870 SoC under the hood and an 80W fast charging solution. The remaining iQOO Neo 6 specifications are expected to be the same as the iQOO Neo 6 SE from China.

iQOO Neo 6

The phone will have a 6.62-inch Full-HD + AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and a refresh rate of 120 Hz. It will be powered by a 4700mAh battery and runs Android 12 running FunTouch OS 12 out of the box. Moving on to the optics, the iQOO Neo 6 could have a triple rear camera setup, comprising a 64MP ISOCELL + GW1P primary sensor with OIS, a 12MP ultra-wide lens, and a 2MP monochrome camera. It will likely come with a 16MP f/2.0 camera for selfies and video calls on the front.

iQOO Neo 6 Price: 30,000 rupees (expected)

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