February was a busy month. With so many phones launching every other day in the country, it was extremely difficult to keep a tab on the variants and models that were added to the Indian market.
And if you’re thinking that March would be any better – then you’re probably wrong. This is going to be yet another exciting month for a smartphone enthusiast as well as for a person who wants to purchase a new phone.
As not only there will be a lot of phones announced across various price bands, but there will also be quite a few accessories like fitness trackers, TWS earbuds, power banks etc. that will get announced and who knows you might get a great.
To start off, the Apple event has just been announced and apart from other devices, we might see Apple launching the most affordable iPhone – iPhone SE 3. Xiaomi also has an event lined up on March 9 where the Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11 Pro Plus will be unveiled.
Apart from these two, the list has the OnePlus 10 Pro, Xiaomi 12 series, Galaxy M23, and yeah probably the Nothing phone might be announced as well in March. Check out the list for more details.
- Status: Announced
- Launch date: March 8
- Price: Around Rs. 43,990
The cheapest iPhone is about to get better. The iPhone SE 3 5G has been in the news for a long time and it is expected to make its debut on March 8 along with a whole lot of gadgets.
Rumours suggest that the iPhone SE 3 might come with a lot of improvements under the hood which include – an A15 Bionic Chipset with 5G connectivity. Though in terms of the overall design, we might not have to stay in contempt with the old design as experts suggest that the design of the iPhone SE 3 is expected to remain unchanged.
The biggest talking point is its affordable price point. Rumours hint that this phone will start selling at USD 299 which translates to Rs. 22,700 approximately. Though the Indian pricing is expected to be more, however, if Apple plans to go aggressive, then it could be a tough phone to beat.
- Status: Confirmed
- Launch date: March 9
- Price: Expected to start at Rs. 17,999
The Redmi Note 11 series has already seen 3 devices launched in India and Xiaomi is about to launch two more – Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11 Pro Plus in India.
Both the phones are identical in terms of specs and features apart from the fact that the Note 11 Pro is equipped with a MediaTek Helio G96 4G chipset while the Redmi Note 11 Pro Plus has a 5G capable Snapdragon 695 SoC. The Redmi Note 11 Pro Plus will also come with a triple camera setup instead of a quad camera on the Note 11 Pro.
The phones will come with a 6.67 Full-HD AMOLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The Note 11 Pro will have a quad-camera setup with a 108MP primary sensor, an 8 MP ultrawide lens, a 2 MP depth sensor, and a 2 MP macro snapper at the back. A 16MP selfie shooter on the front will complete the duties of a selfie snapper.
The phones will be powered by a 5000 mAh battery with 67W fast charging.