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Get smart with these new smartphones

Are you looking to buy a new smartphone? The Y Geek Squad brings you those solid contenders trending at the top of the tech world.




iPhone X


We all know that the iPhone X is the most expensive iPhone to date but is it worth all your money? The iPhone X not only has a stunning design but also has a fast A11 Bionic processor, Face ID and a brilliant dual camera. The performance and the battery life is what makes the iPhone X stand out compared to any other phone in its segment. While the Samsung Note 8 and the S9 Plus come closer, the iPhone X is the best smartphone you can buy. Buy iPhone X 256 GB from Roumaan for RO459.


Samsung S9


Which is the best Android smartphone in the world right now? There is no doubt – it’s the Samsung S9. With a 5.8-inch (14.7cm) display, the Samsung S9 gives you an amazing performance compared to any other Android device. The battery life is much better than that of the Samsung S8, and it comes with a 12MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera. With all that combined, this is the best Android device you can buy. Buy from Amazon for RO270.


Huawei P20 Pro


Are you looking for an alternative to the iPhone X or the Samsung S9? Then you should buy the Huawei P20 Pro, which has already been making waves ever since it was launched in Oman. If you’re a professional photographer, then this is the handset to buy as it comes with a triple camera. With a 40MP RGB, 20MB Monochrome and 8MP telephoto, Huawei has taken this smartphone to the next level. With a 6.1-inch display and a decent battery life, the P20 Pro is waging a tough battle on both the iPhone X and the Samsung S9.  Buy Huawei 128 GB from Amazon for RO335.


Google Pixel 2L


If you’re looking for a phone that also has an excellent camera, then the Google Pixel 2L is the best buy. On performance, it may not be as good as a Samsung S9 or even a Huawei P20 but it boasts intelligent software that comes directly from Google. With distinctive design and a 6-inch screen, the Google Pixel 2L is the phone worth your money. Buy from Amazon for RO280.