There are lots of smartphone manufacturers in Nepal. They manufacture mobiles for different category and range. Most of them target budget and mid range users. But almost all companies have flagship phones. These are the best phones that a company has to offer. Nepali people now have a lot of choices and these our best recommendation top 5 flagship smartphones available in Nepal
High end phone market is a niche market for selected people. Most Nepali and Indian people don’t buy high end flagship phones. They mostly buy budget range phones or maximum of mid range mobiles. We love that they show interest on all types of phones though.
Many mobile phone companies are now officially established in Nepal. Some have their own office and chain but some work through distributors. Various companies manufacture phone to compete in high end market but only few made to our list.
You maybe already familiar with these companies because they mostly include big players. We made this list by considering price, performance, design and company. There may be surprisingly high priced exclusive luxury phones but not provide good specs. So this is our list of best high end expensive mobile phones to buy in Nepal.
5) Xiaomi Mi6
Xiaomi rules in making good phones at reasonable price. They are now one of the top mobile phone manufacturers of the world. Mi 6 is available in Nepal for Rs 54,900. Mi6 a high end phone at mid range price. It offers 5.15” FHD display, Snapdragon 835, 6 GB RAM, 64 GB Memory, 3350 mAh battery and dual 12 MP camera at back. There are some cut outs at screen resolution though but it is a great phone that provides your money’s worth.
4) OnePlus 6
OnePlus 6 is the one and only new generation phone that sits at top with flagship of other companies. Its price in Nepal is Rs 74,900 for the base model with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB Storage. The cost of 8 GB RAM model with 256 GB storage is Rs 95,000. OnePlus 6 comes with a 6.28″ Optic AMOLED with 1080×2280 screen resolution. It has a notch at top which hosts a 16 MP f/2.0 front facing camera.
It is running on Snapdragon 845 and 3300 mAh battery. The back side has 16 MP f/1.7 and 20 MP f/1.7 dual camera setup. OP6 is currently running with Android 8.1 Oreo and Oxygen OS on top. This phone is one of the best phone for the price being in other countries where it is around $600 but in Nepal it is at the level of top tier flagship price.
3) Huawei Mate 10 Pro
Huawei is a famous telecom market king. Their equipment are used globally and hey also manufacture good phones. Huawei Mate 10 Pro comes at Rs 1,03,900 in Nepal. It offers 6” AMOLED Screen at 1080×2160 with Gorilla Gass 5, HiSilicon Kirin 970 chipset, octa core processor, 6 GB RAM, 128 GB Storage, 4000 mAh battery and 20 MP +12 MP f/1.6 dual Leica camera at back. Front side features 8 MP f/2.0 camera. The best part of the phone is camera or the optics hardware from Leica. Other features includes HDR10 ready screen, fast charging, AI Integration and better camera.
2) Apple iPhone X
No flagship phone list is completed without an iPhone. Apple only makes iPhone which falls under high end category. iPhone 10 comes in different memory variants. The top 256 GB iPhone 10 costs Rs 1,59,000 in Nepal. Apple iPhone X has 5.8” SuperAMOLED screen, 3 GB RAM, A11 Bionic Chipset, 2.39 GHz hexa core processor, 2716 mAh battery and dual 12 MP camera at back and 7 MP shooter at front. At raear side one sensor is f/1.8 and next is f/2.4. This phone takes amazing portrait photo with great bokeh effect. iPhones may have less RAM and low frequency hardware but they perform very smooth and fast.
1) Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is one of the best smartphone of 2018 with no compromises at all. It costs Rs 1,09,900 for the 128 GB model with 6 GB RAM. In Nepal we get the Exynos 9810 variant which has 4000 mAh battery inside It has one of the best display which is a 6.4″ Super AMOLED with HDR10 rating. The camera on the back is dual setup with 12 MP f/1.7-f/2.4 and another 12 MP f/2.4. At the front it still uses the 8 MP f/1.7 camera since Galaxy S8. This phones has a S-Pen with Bluetooth that can be used for many things such as presentations. Currently in our view there is no other phone that can match the amount of features and power of Note 9.
All the above listed phones have exceptional hardware and build quality. They have great camera and battery life. These phones have octa-core processor, plenty of RAM for high demand work, multitasking and gaming. Screen quality are also great but comparing to QHD resolution on SAMOLED others can’t match the competition. We have picked the best one from each company and syste,.
Users can shoot at 4K UHD easily with the camera of these mobiles. They take brilliant photographs. The Galaxy Note 9 and iPhone X both take great photos and videos but we prefer the Note 9 more. All of these phones have almost all sensors like compass, gyroscope, accelerometer etc. We chose Note 9 due to its power, design and popularity. Also Samsung has highest number of users in Nepal and many service centers also. Please share your thoughts with us and help improve the list.