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BusinessToday.in | April 4, 2018

Xiaomi set to launch Blackshark gaming phone
Xiaomi has sent out invites for the launch of its Blackshark gaming phone on April 13. The gaming phone is likely to run the latest Snapdragon 845 processor along with either 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage or 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage. The Xiaomi Blackshark will sport a full HD+ display with 120Hz refresh rate. Benchmark scores so far show a strong device capable of surpassing the gaming specific Razor 4 launched last year.

Nokia phones launched in India
HMD Global lauched the HMD Global launches Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 6 2018 version in India. Three phones were first showcased at the Mobile World Congress earlier this year. The Nokia 6 has been priced at Rs 16,999 and will be available from April 6. Meanwhile, pre-orders for Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 8 Sirocco will begin from April 20. Both phones will go on sale from April 30. The Nokia 7 Plus has been priced at Rs 25,999 and the top notch Nokia 8 Sirocco has been priced at Rs 49,999. All three phones boast Android One capabilities, Pro Camera mode, Face Unlock feature and AI imaging functionality.

OnePlus will have 256GB of internal storage
OnePlus CEO Carl Pei mentioned in a forum that the OnePlus 6 will have a variant with 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of internal storage. This, however, does not clarify whether the 128 GB variant will be retained or not. As far as we know, the OnePlus 6 will run the Snapdragon 845 processor, which Pei says will be very fast. Although this will be the priciest OnePlus device ever, the OnePlus 6 is expected to be the cheapest flagship smartphone of 2018.

Meizu Pro 7 launched in India at Rs 22,999
Meizu launched its Pro 7 in India at Rs 22,999. Now the USP of the device is its two screens, a 5.2-inch Super AMOLED panel at the front and another 2-inch Super AMOLED panel at the back. And now the smallest screen is not just a place for notifications to live on, it can also be used to click selfies using the dual 12-MP camera of the Meizu Pro 7. Under the hood is a Mediatek Helio P25 processor, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage.
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