New smartphones in 2017.


What’s new under the sun ? .


In 2017, the most interesting innovation is not larger than a chip. But not just any chip : the Snapdragron 835.

Each release of a new processor manufacturer Qualcomm is an event, and the announcement of Snapdragron 835 is no exception to the rule.

Qualcomm has gone to great lengths to improve its processor and announced an increase of 25 % of the speed of graphics rendering and 50 % energy saving in comparison with the old Snapdragon 801.

In addition, always according to Qualcomm, the smartphone using the latest Snapdragon 835 would be 20 % more efficient than those that use the Snapdragon 820.

There is something to be pleased about, especially as this processor should be combined with 4 Gb or even 8 Gb, of RAM, at least 32 Gb of storage space, a screen, a Quad-HD and cameras to fall. Result ? Smartphones more attractive than ever !

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 more .


Release Date ? September 2017.

For the 10th anniversary of the iPhone, Apple could finally bring real improvements to its flagship product. A change of design and hardware should make the iPhone 8, the best model of the brand.

The iPhone could finally get closer to the dream of the vice-president of design at Apple, Jonathan Ive : a simple sheet of glass with one end to the other an OLED screen.

According to one of the suppliers of the brand, at least a version of the new iPhone will be made of glass. The button Touch ID should be hidden within of the laptop while the primary key, it would be conducted to disappear.

Other rumours talk about an iPhone 8, which could be recharged without wire, and that would have advanced features like facial recognition. Finally, this model should use the very powerful processor Apple A11.

BlackBerry KEYone .


Release Date ? May of 2017.

Like James Bond, Blackberry is a brand that never dies. It is said that his hour is come, and then, in a reversal of the last minute, an innovation that saves the day.

The new BlackBerry looks like the model Passport, which he keeps in the keyboard, but in addition to the end.

Surprisingly, the KEYone works with Snapdragon 625 and not the latest model 835. It is surely not a problem for fans of the brand, a few, but very loyal !

Google Pixel 2 .


Release Date ? October 2017.

The new Google phone, water-resistant, should have a camera improved performance even in low light. Its price is still unknown, but many speculate on an increase of$ 50 (about 45,90 €) compared to the previous model.

We already know that the Pixel 2 will work with Android O, which is already available in “preview” for developers (or anyone else wishing to install this trial version – pay attention there may be a few bugs at the beginning).

Finally, a rumor suggests that a Red model will be launched, but this is perhaps a joke in response to the launch of the Really Blue (“really blue”) Google Pixel.



Release Date ? May of 2017.

HTC has made known the exact date of the launch of its new mobile phone : may 16, 2017.

If you think that the last two models of the brand were a bit boring, prepare to be pleasantly surprised by the HTC U. You can, for example, use of predefined gestures as shortcuts to your apps and other functions.

The technical specifications of this smartphone, if it turns out to be true, is impressive : Snapdragon 835, 6 Gb of RAM, up to 256 Gb of storage, a battery, a Quick charge 4.0 screen and a Quad-HD 5.5-inch. In summary, an advanced technology !

Huawei P10 and Huawei P10 More .


Release Date ? From April 2017.

The Huawei P10 is bright, colorful, and packed full of features for fans of selfies.

Compared to the P9, there are a few changes in the design : the location of the fingerprint reader is now located at the front of the phone and the color range has been enriched (bright blue, green,..).

The technical specifications of the P10 is very similar to the Huawei Mate 9 released in November 2016. This laptop works with the processor Kirin 960, 4 Gb of RAM, and 64 Gb of storage.

Those who are in search of more power should move to the P10 more, which has 6 Gb of RAM and 128 Gb of storage.

The model Huawei P10 has a HD screen IPS 5.1 inches while the P10 has a HD monitor, WQHD 5.5-inch.

LG G6 .


Release Date ? From April 2017.

The new emblem of LG has a screen Quad HD 5.7 inch with a ratio unusual 18:9 (the standard is 16:9).

We find with pleasure the very good dual cameras, the G5 and one is not bothered that the brand abandons here the modular design of the G5 for a model made out of metal and glass (please note that the battery is not removable).

The LG G6 is the first phone outside Google phone, to have the wizard Google.

Microsoft Surface Phone .


Release Date ? Non-advertised.

There has been so many rumors about the new phone from Microsoft that some have concluded that it was only a legend.

Good news for fans of the brand, the Microsoft Surface Phone is a reality, according to Satya Nadella, the CEO of the company. She even suggested that it would be “the ultimate cell phone”, and that’s it !

If its development is completed, this model should be available sometime in 2017. It would have a screen of Quad-HD AMOLED 5.5 inch screen, 4 Gb RAM, 128 Gb of storage (and a port micro-SD), a Intel 64-bit, a rear camera of 21 Mp and a front camera of 8Mp.

The Surface Phone could be provided with a stylus, and a rumor was even talk of a screen foldable additional that Microsoft would have filed a patent.

Nokia Android Phones .


Release Date ? June 2017.

In 2011, Nokia took a market, limiting the enterprise to the manufacturing of Windows phones. Error. In a few years, the former leader of the mobile telephony, lack of crumble.

The company has learned from this mistake, and is back on the front of the stage with the release of 3 new Android phones simply called Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6. Where is the 4 ? We don’t know.

For these three models, Nokia would have focused on their technical features, their premium design and ease of use in everyday life. The phones are provided with the latest version of Android and all the Google services including Google Wizard.

A Nokia 7 and 8 would also be available soon.

OnePlus 5 .


Release Date ? June 2017.

The OnePlus 5 should be out in may or June 2017, and, with a little luck, a disposition of the Snapdragon 835 (instead of the 821 that some of its competitors use).

Other rumors surrounding the launch of this new model are rather attractive. The OnePlus 5 would have 8 Gb of RAM, a camera 21 or 23 Mp, and a battery 4 000mAh.

What we know at present is that it will work with OxgenOS, a customized version of Android 7.0 Nougat.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 .


Release Date ? August 2017.

The least we can say is that the Galaxy Note 7 was a failure, and the reputation of its manufacturer was “somewhat” scratched.

Some people thought that as a result Samsung would stop developing its range Galaxy Note, but the company decided otherwise. As well, the Galaxy Note 8 is expected to land in our stores in August 2017.

Its technical characteristics are the following : seal, display Quad-HD or SuperAMOLED 5.7-inch can be used with a stylus, more, processor, and enough RAM to be able to use the phone with a mask of virtual reality.

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 More .


Release Date ? August 2017.

The main difference between the two models is, as often, between a “standard” model and “more”, the size of the screen.

The Galaxy S8 measuring 5.8 inches while the S8 Plus is 6.2 inches. Both screens are very high resolution with 2960×1140 pixels.

Under the hood ? The Snapdragon 835, 4 Gb of RAM and 64 Gb of storage UFS (Universal Flash Storage – very fast in data transfer). What more can we say ?

Samsung Galaxy X .


Release Date ? Unknown.

If we believe the rumors, a flip phone would be in the course of preparation at Samsung, and, moreover, it is very expensive.

The Galaxy X, previously dubbed Project Valley, would be a dual-screen smartphone which, once unfolded would transform into a 7-inch tablet.

Are not available for the moment not to other information if it is not that the phone would have a 4K display, the latest Snapdragon and a dual camera.

Sony Xperia XZ Premium .


Release Date ? Spring 2017.

Six months after the launch of the Xperia XZ, Sony is introducing its version of XZ Premium.

The XZ Premium is an interesting phone. Not as interesting as it appeared when Sony seemed to have the exclusive use of the processor Snapdragon 835, but all the same.

The XZ Premium has a screen of 5.5 inches and it is the first smartphone to have a screen 4K HDR.

Sony is known for making great cameras, and the one installed on this model should apparently not disappoint.

Snapchat Smartphone .


Release Date ? Spring 2017.

Let’s be honest, it really isn’t safe to see land in our shopping smartphones Snapchat, and even less in 2017.

On the other hand, we believe that it is likely that the brand works on a camera connected.

What is true is that the company that owns the app Snapchat has significantly expanded its ranks. From August 2016, 36 employees, mainly engineers in mobile phone (old Motorola, Apple, HTC, Google ..) have been recruited by the brand. For what reason ? Suspense ..