With the majority of the world economy in lockdown for the past couple of months, all brands have been trying to cope up with the new normal. While some businesses have been put to a halt, there are some who have been able to strive due to the nature of their products/services.
The current living situations have made the companies to change their workings drastically. For the electronics industry, a new product launch was always a big deal and was done with grandeur. The news of the launch event was then circulated all over social media and print media as well.
The pandemic might have hampered the brands in many ways but it was not able to knock down the essence of these brands. Today we bring you the list of smartphones that were launched during the lockdown.
iPhone SE 2020 smartphone was launched on 15th April 2020. The phone was launched on Apple’s website with not much buzz. However, soon after its launch the phone gained popularity mainly as the cheapest Apple smartphone.
Apple has priced the new iPhone starting at ₹42,500 for the base variant with 64GB storage. The higher 128GB variant is priced at ₹47,800 whereas the top variant with 256GB of storage is priced at ₹58,300. The device will be available in black, white, and red colors.
The phone comes with a 4.70-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 750×1334 pixels at a pixel density of 326 pixels per inch (PPI). The iPhone SE (2020) supports wireless charging, as well as proprietary fast charging.
OnePlus 8 was launched in the country on April 24, 2020. OnePlus 8 smartphone’s price in India is Rs 41,999. The smartphone comes in 2 other storage and RAM variants – OnePlus 8 8GB RAM, OnePlus 8 256GB. As for the color options, the OnePlus 8 smartphone comes in Glacial Green colors.
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core 2020 smartphone was launched on 28th April 2020. The smartphone’s price in India is expected to be Rs 6,299. Samsung Galaxy J2 Core 2020 is speculated to be launched in the country on May 22, 2020. As for the color options, the Samsung Galaxy J2 Core 2020 smartphone may come in Black, Blue, Gold colors.
Redmi Note 9 smartphone was launched on 30th April 2020. The phone comes with a 6.53-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080×2340 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 smartphone price in India is likely to be Rs 14,990. Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 is speculated to be launched in the country on June 12, 2020. As for the color variant, the smartphone may come in Forest Green, Polar White, Midnight Grey colors.
Mi 10 5G was launched on 8 May’20 by Xiaomi India MD Manu Kumar Jain via a virtual event. The smartphone comes with a stunning OLED display, 108MP camera, Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 865 chipset, and fast charging.
In India, the new Mi 10 5G is tagged with a premium price of Rs 49,999.
Motorola Edge+ smartphone was launched on 22nd April 2020. However in India, it speculated to be launched in the country on May 26, 2020. The smartphone’s price in India is likely to be Rs 74,999. As for the color variations, the Motorola Edge + smartphone may come in Solar Black, Midnight Magenta colors.