If you live on the cutting edge of the Android ecosystem, you probably already own a 4GB RAM mobile or a 6GB RAM mobile phone. Most likely, you are already eyeing to replace your current phone with a 8GB RAM mobile phone.
There are not a lot of smartphones in existence with 8GB RAM. The few such devices are flagships and will cost you a bit. But then, how do you live on the cutting edge without a robust bank account?
Listed below are the cream of the crop of 8GB RAM mobile phones. Enjoy looking through the A-list.
List of 8GB RAM mobile phones
Note that most of the devices listed below have versions with 6GB RAM, so if you are shopping, be sure to mention that what you want is the 8GB RAM variant.
Having said that, here is our list of the best 8GB RAM mobile phones right now:
- Samsung Galaxy Note9: 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display, Snapdragon 845 chipset, 4000mAh battery. $1,250. Specs.
- OPPO Find X: 6.42-inch display, Snapdragon 845 chipset, 3730mAh battery. $1150. Specs.
- Asus Zenfone AR: 5.7-inch display, 3300mAh battery. Specs.
- vivo NEX: 6.5-inch display, Snapdragon 845 chipset, 4000mAh battery. Specs.
- OnePlus 5T 8GB/128GB: Specs.
- OnePlus 6: 6.28-inch display, Snapdragon 845 chipset, 3300mAh battery. $580. Specs.
- Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition: 6.21-inch Super AMOLED display, Snapdragon 845 chipset, 3000mAh battery. $800. Specs.
- Huawei P20 Pro 8GB: 6.1-inch AMOLED display, Kirin 970 chipset, 4000mAh. Specs.
- Honor 10 GT: 5.84-inch display. Kirin 970 chipset, 3400mAh battery. $485. Specs.
- Asus Zenfone 5Z: 6.2-inch display, Snapdragon 845 chipset, 3300mAh. Specs.
The major advantage of having an 8GB RAM mobile phone is that you can keep more apps open and running at the same time. It is multitasking heaven.
10GB RAM Mobile Phones On The Way
This is a good time to mention that a 10GB variant of the OPPO Find X is on the way. If you were thinking of getting the 8GB OPPO Find X, perhaps you can wait a bit and get the 10GB RAM version instead. That would be living on the bleeding edge.
Clearly, other 10GB RAM mobile phones will follow after soon enough.