Smartphone market is growing fast in India & new phones are being launched in the coming days. While buying low-budget smartphones, users only pay attention to its features & hardware, but hardly anyone gets the attention of checking the radiation emitting level from it. Radiation emitted from the smartphones can be dangerous & can cause many diseases.
The Department of Telecommunication (DoT) has fixed its limit. Radiation Level’s Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) has been kept at 1.6 W/kg in India. The German Federal Office of Radiation Protection has released a list of more radiation emitting smartphones.
List Of Smartphones Emitting High Radiation, Check If Your’s Is In The List
1- Xiaomi MI A1
This popular smartphone of Xiaomi is at the top of the list with the highest radiation. Its SAR value is 1.75 W/kg.
2- Xiaomi Redmi Note 5
Redmi Note 5 has been quite popular in the Indian market. Its SAR value is 1.29 W/kg.
3- OnePlus 5T
The name of OnePlus 5T comes in top of their own brand. Its SAR value is 1.68 W/kg.
4- Xiaomi Mi Max 3
It’s SAR value is 1.58 W/kg of Mi Max 3 smartphone, which is just a bit less than the Indian Limit.
5- OnePlus 6T
Its SAR value is 1.55 W/kg.
6- HTC U12 Life
HTC also made a mark in this list. SAR of HTC U12 Life is 1.48 W/kg.
7- Google Pixel 3 XL
Pixel series with big screen & great features are also included in the radiation list. SAR is 1.39 W/kg.
8- OnePlus 5
OnePlus 5 is not even behind this list. Its SAR also has 1.39 W/kg same like Pixel 3XL.
9- iPhone 7
Apple phones also make more radiation emissions and iPhone 7 tops them. Its SAR is 1.38 W / kg.
10- Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact
SAR of Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact is 1.36 W/kg.
11- HTC Desire 12/12 +
Its SAR is 1.34 W/kg.
12- ZTE AXON 7 mini
The SAR of the ZTE AXON 7 smartphone is also as much as Redmi Note 5, 1.29 W/kg.
13- Google Pixel 3
Its SAR 1.33 W/kg.
14- OnePlus 6
It is also one of the most popular and accessible phones. Its SAR is 1.33 W/kg.
15- iPhone 8
Speaking of iOS Devices, it’s SAR is 1.32 W/kg.