There was a time when you had to wait for a decent Internet connection or a cassette from your relative in the US to be able to play games, and that too only on your computer or television sets. However, those days are now long gone, with the arrival of the smartphone.
In the last couple of years, many smartphone brands have started to come up with phones specifically for game lovers. And no, we’re not talking about games like Candy Crush, Temple Run, or Angry Bird, but the more graphics-intensive titles with deeper gameplay. One such phone, Nubia, is all set to come to India very soon.
Here is our list of some of the best gaming phones that you can lay your hands on –
1.Nubia Red Magic 3
ZTE sub-brand, Nubia Red Magic 3 is all set to give competition to other brands from 10th of July. This phone was earlier launched in China in the month of April and was tremendously successful. The phone comes in Black, Flame Red, Camouflage, and Red with Blue Gradient colour options. The handset has an additional hardware switch to toggle “Red Magic Game space 2.0”( a gaming-focused dashboard ) and touch-sensitive shoulders that triggers additional hardware buttons for a gamepad accessory. The buttons can be modified and users can also assemble and quick launch games, fine-tune performance settings and fan speed, monitor temperature and usage stats in real time, disabled notifications for uninterrupted gaming, record in-game videos and more.
This phone was launched in November 2018. This phone is only available in one colour For graphical performance that can make games run smoothly, the phone has got an Adreno 630 GPU. Onboard storage is at 128 GB with the option to expand the memory by No. Design is one of the most important factors when it comes to mobiles, and this phone is 8.3 mm thick. It also gets an AeroActive Cooler which has a fan to keep the phone cool. The phone comes with accessories like a mouse so that the game can be played on your PC as well. This phone is waterproof and gets charged quite fast.
3.Razer Phone 2
This phone was launched in October 2018 and comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845(2.80 GHz) with Adreno 630 GPU and vapour chamber cooling, stereo front-facing speakers with Dolby Atmos Technology. The 845 Snapdragon, coupled with the Adreno 630 GPU will make short work for most demanding apps, with the Razer vapour is there in the phone for a cooling system providing a brilliant cooling utility that hasn’t been found on a smartphone before. The improved battery performance promises up to 10 hours of battery life when playing games at 120hz. The phone has the feature of wireless charging and IP67 rated water resistance.
4.Xiaomi Black Shark
Expected to be launched in India on June 5, 2019, it sports an attractive design having a display of 5.99 IPS LCD screen. It is a bezel-less display with a capacitive touchscreen having a pixel capacity of 403 PPI. It has 6GB of RAM for lag-free mobile user experience and Adreno 630 GPU for excellent graphical performance. This configuration ensures that the smartphone functions easily without any trouble. This phone is available in two colours- Polar Night and Sky Grey.
5.Huawei Honor Play
Huawei announced its first gaming phone earlier in 2018. The Honor Play has been made for gamers who don’t have a ton of money, but love playing nevertheless. The Honor Play’s GPU Turbo technology is supposed to offer a smoother gaming experience with high frame rates and big battery life. This phone features “AI 4D Smart Shock” which makes the device vibrate in unique ways to reflect the action in the game. The phone has a cool circuruity-themed design that gamers will absolutely adore.