Top 10 Best Smartphones (Latest High-end Phones in 2018)

Are you searching for the latest and best smartphones with the amazing features? Scroll down to find out the best high-end phones in Nigeria.

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BEST SMARTPHONES IN NIGERIA

Are you looking for the fastest, latest and best smartphones? Then you are in the right place here.

This list is especially for high-end phones; smartphones that push modern technology to the limit. Beautiful, large screens with high resolutions, powerful processors with mountains of memory, excellent cameras; these phones have it all.

These uncompromising high-end devices are the absolute powerhouses of the moment and have specifications that many smartphone-freak will drool. We certainly do. Find your favourite in these top 10 best smartphones (high-end phones right now).

10 High-end Phones (Best Smartphones in the world 2018)

1. Apple iPhone XS

The ultimate high-ender from Apple

Apple iPhone XS

This Apple iPhone XS has been designed with great care and is a real high-end device in every area! Again we see the stylish glass housing and minimal screen edges at the front. There is again a beautiful OLED display with a very high resolution for beautiful images.

Under the bonnet, we find the A12 Bionic chip, which gives you more than enough computing power. Also, there is also a bunch of very good cameras with which you shoot the best photos!

Here are the Apple iPhone XS key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display5.8 inches, 1125 x 2436 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density)
OSIOS 12
ProcessorHexa Core A12 Chipset Bionic
Storage64/256/512GB Built-in + 4GB RAM
Camera12MP + 12MP Rear / 7MP Front (With Rear quad LED light)
BatteryLi-ion Non removable
PriceStarts US $999 (around N365,000 naira)

2. Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung Galaxy Note 9: The best of its kind

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a unique device and with the collaboration with the new S-Pen, it’s just perfect. This stylus is equipped with all kinds of functionality, which makes productivity in combination with the Note 9 even better. Take notes, select the right pieces of text and email them directly or use your music via Bluetooth.

It uses a proprietary Exynos processor, which offers high-end performance. Thanks to a large amount of memory you can use applications effortlessly next to each other and multitasking apps are no problem at all. The device is equipped with all kinds of gadgets such as wireless charging, unlocking via face recognition or the iris scanner on the duo rear camera, with which you shoot the most beautiful photos and videos.

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Here are the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display6.4-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 2960 pixels, 516PPI pixel density
OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Processor2.7GHz Exynos 9810 Octa / Octa-core 2.8GHz Qualcomm Processor
Storage128GB / 512GB ROM + 6GB / 8GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 512GB)
Camera12MP + 12MP Rear/12MP Front (With LED light)
Battery4,000mAh
PriceN300, 000 – N320,000

3. Huawei Mate 20 Pro

The Huawei flagship of 2018

Huawei Mate 20 Pro

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is the most powerful Huawei device in 2018. This powerhouse has a beautiful, large screen, a lightning-fast processor with a double NPU, three cameras on the back, and much more.

A very unique feature of this Mate 20 Pro is the in-screen fingerprint scanner. This means the fingerprint scanner no longer takes up any space on the outside of your phone. Thanks to the NPU your phone will only become smarter. The device looks beautiful and is made for every heavy task.

Here are the Huawei Mate 20 Pro key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display6.39-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 3120 pixels
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie OS (EMUI 9.0)
ProcessorOcta-core 2.6GHz Kirin Processor
Storage128GB / 256GB ROM + 6GB / 8GB RAM (NM card up to 256GB)
Camera40MP + 20MP + 8MP Rear/24MP Front (With LED light)
Battery4,200mAh
PriceN370,000 – N400,000

4. OnePlus 6T

OnePlus 6T: affordable powerhouse with few concessions

OnePlus 6T

As we are used to from OnePlus, this OnePlus 6T is also a true high-end smartphone that hurts your wallet a lot less than most high-end smartphones. Despite the lower price tag, it does use top-notch hardware, and he has a number of unique additions. The drop-notch is very stylish and ensures that you can optimally use the beautiful 6.4-inch AMOLED screen.

Furthermore, there is the 3700-mAh battery that is charged very quickly. Also, it comes with a fingerprint scanner that is placed in the screen just like in the Huawei Mate 20 Pro and therefore does not take up any space on the outside of your OnePlus device.

Here are the OnePlus 6T key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display6.41-inch Optic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen 2340×1080 pixels
OSAndroid 9.0 (Pie)
Processor2.8GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Storage256GB ROM + 6GB/8GB RAM
Camera20MP + 16MP Rear / 16MP Front
Battery3700mAh
PriceStarts $549 (around N200,000 naira)

5. Google Pixel 3 XL

Google Pixel 3 XL: software is king

Google Pixel 3 XL

If you’re looking for a high-end smartphone with a great camera and the smartest software, then you’re good at the Pixel 3 XL. Naturally, the Pixel 3 XL’s hardware is also impressive, but the Pixel 3 really excels in the software department, which was entirely designed by Google itself.

Android is made for the Pixel devices, so you enjoy optimal compatibility. Thanks to the Visual Core, the single camera on the back is still one of the best smartphone cameras on the market, and the smart AI ensures that the device only gets better.

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Here are the Google Pixel 3 XL key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display6.3-inch P-OLED capacitive touchscreen 2960×1440 pixels
OSAndroid 9.0 (Pie)
ProcessorSnapdragon 845 2.5GHz octa-core (4×2.5GHz + 4×1.6GHz)
Storage64GB/128GB ROM + 4GB RAM
Camera12.2MP Rear / 8MP + 8MP Front
Battery3430mAh
PriceStarts $899 (around N327,000 naira)

6. Sony Xperia XZ3

High-end Sony with renewed OLED screen and familiar functions

Sony Xperia XZ3

The Sony Xperia XZ3 is a high-end smartphone that has Sony’s well-known functions and at the same time takes a new turn. This XZ3 is the first Sony smartphone with an OLED screen, and you can see that immediately. The 6.0-inch display is incredibly sharp and the colours splash out.

Furthermore, the XZ3 obviously has state-of-the-art hardware, such as the Snapdragon 845 processor, the high-end chipset of 2018. Well-known features such as filming in 960 FPS Super Slo-Mo, Side Sense and AI, which makes your device even smarter.

Here are the Sony Xperia XZ3 key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display6.0-inch OLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 2880 pixels, 537 pixels
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie
ProcessorOcta-core 2.7GHz Qualcomm Processor
torage64GB ROM + 4GB / 6GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 512GB)
Camera19MP Rear/13MP Front (With LED light)
Battery3,300mAh
Price₦250,000 – ₦290,000

7. Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung flagship with a powerful processor from its own stable

Samsung Galaxy S9

As a new flagship, the Samsung Galaxy S9 should not lag behind in terms of performance. Samsung own Exynos 9810 chipset ensures very good performance. With this device, you can easily play a heavy game or edit photos and videos. There are also very good cameras with which you can shoot clear photos and beautiful videos in almost every situation.

All your media then looks great on the Super AMOLED display. The design of the Galaxy S9 is beautiful. The glass housing is beautifully finished and the very minimal screen edges create a premium look.

Here are the Samsung Galaxy S9 key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display5.8 inches (2960×1440 pixels)
OSAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Processor2.9Ghz octa-core Samsung Exynos 9810
Storage64GB/128GB/256GB ROM + 4GB RAM
CameraDual 12MP Rear/8MP Front
Battery3000mAh
Pricestarts $519.99 (Approx. N190,000 Naira)

8. OPPO Find X

Only screen and fast hardware

Oppo Find X

Oppo presents the Find X, an impressive smartphone full screen display! The screen edges are practically no longer present and the necessary sensors and cameras are hidden behind a clever extension mechanism.

In addition to this impressive design, the Oppo Find X also has fast hardware. The device is powered by the Snapdragon 845 processor and the 3730mAh battery provides a good battery life. At the rear are two cameras with which you shoot beautiful photos and there is advanced facial recognition available for quick and safe unlocking.

Here are the Oppo Find X key specifications…

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KEY SPECS
Display6.42 inches AMOLED 2,340 x 1,080 resolution
(19.5:9 aspect ratio)
OSColorOS 5.1 (based on Android 8.1 Oreo)
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, Octa-core, up to 2.8Ghz
Storage256GB ROM + 8GB RAM
Camera16MP + 20MP Rear/16MP + 25MP Front (With LED light)
Battery3,730mAh
Price€999 (approx. N410,000 – N420,000 naira)

9. Huawei P20 Pro

Premium design with three particularly good cameras

Huawei P20 Pro

In March 2018 Huawei presented their new P20 line and with this Huawei P20 Pro they bring an ultimate high-end device to the smartphone market. This device is perfect for smartphone photographers. On the back is a unique triple camera setup with which you shoot the best photos and videos.

The design is not disappointing. There is a sleek glass housing with metal frame and at the front, the screen edges are very minimal. The 6.1 inch OLED display provides beautiful images and the HiSilicon Kirin 970 chipset provides excellent performance.

Here are the Huawei P20 Pro key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display6.1-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 2240 pixels
OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo OS
ProcessorOcta-core 2.4GHz Kirin Processor
Storage128GB ROM + 6GB RAM
Camera40MP + 20MP + 8MP Rear/24MP Front (With LED light)
Battery4,000mAh
PriceN250,000 – N270,000

10. Honor 10

High-end hardware for mid-range price

Honor 10

Honor ensures a very good price / quality ratio with all their devices and that is what they have achieved with this Honor 10! They have incorporated a lot of feature and powerful hardware into a nice compact housing. And all for a competitive price! With this device, you get a HiSilicon Kirin 970 processor with 4GB of RAM. This ensures excellent performance so that heavy tasks are no problem.

There is a double camera at the back that shoots very nice pictures thanks to AI additions. The device has a large screen with very small screen edges and therefore remains relatively compact. It also features a quick fingerprint scanner at the front. Honor has also added their own SuperCharge technology for super-fast charging.

Here are the Huawei Honor 10 key specifications…

KEY SPECS
Display5.84-inch IPS capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 2240 pixels
OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo OS (EMUI 8.1)
ProcessorOcta-core 2.4GHz Kirin Processor
Storage64GB / 128GB ROM + 4GB / 6GB RAM
Camera16MP + 24MP Rear/24MP Front (With LED light)
Battery3,400mAh
PriceN140,000 – N145,000

So there you go, those are the best smartphones in the mobile market at the moment. Kindly let us know via the comments if there are other suggestions you would like us to include in the list above. Thanks for stopping by!

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