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From Google Pixel 4a to Samsung Galaxy Note 20, top new phones launched this month

The month began with Google launching its much-awaited Pixel 4a smartphone after three months of delay owing to the pandemic. It was followed by Xiaomi introducing its Redmi 9 Prime smartphone in India.

The Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G costs  <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>1,04,999 in India.
The Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G costs 1,04,999 in India. (AP)

The month of August has been particularly eventful in the world of smartphones. The month began with Google launching its much-awaited Pixel 4a smartphone after three months of delay owing to the pandemic. It was followed by Xiaomi introducing its Redmi 9 Prime smartphone in India. Shortly after that, Samsung hosted its Galaxy Unpacked 2020 event wherein it launched its next-generation Galaxy devices.

So here are the top smartphone launched this month:

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

The Redmi 9 Prime comes with a 6.53-inch full HD+ display with Corning Gorilla Glass layered on top. It is powered by MediaTek’s Helio G80 chipset that is coupled with 4GB of RAM and up to 128GB of storage space.  It comes with a quad rear camera setup with 13MP + 8MP + 2MP + 5MP sensors. There’s an 8MP camera in the front. It packs a 5,020mAh battery with support for up to 18W fast charging. It comes at a starting price of 9,999 in India.

Google Pixel 4a

The Google Pixel 4a comes with a 5.8-inch FHD+ resolution OLED screen. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SoC that is coupled with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage space. It has a 12.2-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front camera. It is backed by a 3140mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy Note20

The Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra comes with a 6.9-inch Dynamic AMOLED Quad HD+ curved display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865+ chipset that is coupled with up to 12GB of RAM and 512GB of storage space. It has a triple rear camera setup at the back with 108MP + 12MP + 12MP camera setup at the back. On the front, it has a 10MP punch-hole camera with dual-pixel autofocus. It is backed by a 4,500mAh battery. The Galaxy Note20 Ultra 5G costs 1,04,999 in India.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 features a 6.2-inch sAMOLED cover display. It has a 7.6-inch sAMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate on the inside. It is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 865+ SoC that is coupled with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. On the camera front, it has a 64MP + 12MP  + 12MP sensors at the back . It sports dual 10MP cameras for selfies. The Galaxy Z Fold 2 has a total battery capacity of 4,500mAh.