With the year approaching to end, Google has released the Year in Search 2017 results for the world and individual countries. When it comes to smartphones a number of flagship devices, feature phones, and gaming consoles have made their way into the list of most searched consumer tech products.
Here are all smartphones that featured on Google top ten searched smartphones:
Apple iPhone 8
Apple launched their iPhone 8 and 8 Plus in September. The iPhone 8 packs new 64-bit hexa core A11 Bionic chipset and come with 2GB RAM configuration. Other specs include 4.70-inch LCD display, 12MP primary camera with PDAF and OIS, 7MP selfie shooter and 4K video recording. The price of iPhone 8 for 64GB and 256GB is at Rs 64000 and Rs 86000 respectively.
Apple iPhone X
Apple also launched another anniversary edition iPhone X in September. The iPhone X comes with the same A11 Bionic processor as iPhone 8 but includes a bezel-less OLED display.
It packs dual 12MP sensors for its primary camera and a TrueDepth front camera sensor and FaceID facial recognition for unlocking the device. Apple’s iPhone X starts Rs 89000 for the 64GB version.
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung unveiled their Galaxy S8 and S8+ in March this year. It was the fourth most searched tech product this year. Samsung was the first mainstream company to bring full-screen display with ultra-thin bezels. The S8 packs Qualcomm’s top line Snapdragon 835 processor for US versions and is powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 8895 for international models. The device was launched for Rs 57900 but it is currently on discount.
Nokia 3310 (2017)
HMD Global, the company bought rights to Nokia brand name, launched a new version of Nokia 3310 along with Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3. The feature phone was criticized for lack of 3G/4G connection and a few months back company launched a 3G version. Nokia 3310 (2017) price in India starts from Rs. 3,499.
A brand known for its gaming hardware, Razer launched their first smartphone dubbed Razer Phone. The Razer smartphone comes with Snapdragon 835 SoC and 8GB of RAM.
Chinese brand recently launched a new smartphone selfie-centered Oppo F5. The device packs a 20MP front camera with AI beautification mode and a 16MP rear sensor. Oppo F5 starts Rs 18299 for the 4GB RAM variant.
OnePlus is a well known Chinese startup and their OnePlus 5 turned out to be quite a popular smartphone. However, the company is lately offering a new update OnePlus 5T which comes with trendy bezel-less display design.
The first smartphone from Nokia in 2017, the Nokia 6 is a mid-range device that comes with aluminium 6000 series build. The Nokia 6 launched in India through Amazon for Rs 14999.