Best Upcoming Smartphones Release Dates in 2018

In this article, we will look at the release dates of upcoming smartphones in 2018. 

Smartphones Releasing in February 2018

We can expect many smartphones to launch at Mobile World Congress by the end of February 2018.

These include

  • LG V30+a
  • Nokia 9
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Sony Xperia XZ1 Premium
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S

Out of these the most anticipated phone is Samsung Galaxy S9. Samsung leads the global smartphone market & there is huge expectation from its upcoming Galaxy phone. Samsung Galaxy S9 duo will come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Chipset while the other variant with homegrown Exynos 9810 chipset.

Must read: Samsung Galaxy S9 will have largest camera aperture

Smartphones Releasing in March 2018

In March 2018 two big smartphones are expected to release. They are

  • Apple iPhone SE 2
  • Huawei P20 (P11)

Apple iPhone SE2 will not be Apple’s biggest smartphone for 2018. As for Huawei P20 or P11, there is a lot of news & hype created about this phone. The phone will have triple lens 40MP rear camera.

Smartphones Releasing in April 2018

  • LG G7
  • Xiaomi Mi7

There was speculation that these phones might launch during MWC in February but as the recent news reports & rumors go they will launch around April 2018. Let’s see which of these beats the other in terms of performance, features & affordability for the customers.

Smartphones releasing in May 2018

  • HTC U12

Just recently HTC’s smartphone chief resigned, leaving the company without leadership. But that doesn’t mean HTC will not launch its upcoming HTC U12. The phone is expected to launch in May.

Smartphones Releasing in June 2018

  • Moto Z3/Z3 Play
  • OnePlus 6

Look out for affordable & not so mainstream phones launching around June 2018.

Read more: OnePlus 6 to launch in June 2018

Smartphones Releasing in July 2018

  • Moto Z3 Force

In July as of yet, just one known smartphone is expected to release and that is Moto Z3 Force.

Smartphones Releasing in August 2018

  • Nokia 10
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9

August is the month of release of some highly anticipated smartphones. Samsung will most probably launch its Note 9 & Nokia will launch Nokia 10 in this month.

Smartphones Releasing in September 2018

  • Apple iPhone 2018
  • LG V40
  • Razer Phone 2
  • Sony Xperia XZ2/XZ2 Compact

September is the month of Apple. From years now Apple releases its new iPhone in September & out of all release in September this is highly anticipated one.

Smartphones Releasing in October 2018

  • Google Pixel 3
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 3
  • Xiaomi Mi Note 4

After success of Google Pixel 2, in October we can hope for another great phone by Google in shape of Google Pixel 3.

Interesting: Google Pixel 2 has better camera than iPhone

Smartphone releasing in November 2018

  • Huawei Mate 11

Huawei Mate series has its own charm. People wait with excitement for Huawei’s next release, and well Huawei Mate 11 will launch by November 2018.


Let us be clear that these are all speculative & rumored dates, as we never know what the actual smartphone companies have in mind & when they decide to change the release date of their upcoming phone.