The Selfie Craze: Smartphones With A Minimum 16MP Front Camera

The Selfie Craze: Smartphones With A Minimum 16MP Front Camera

A couple of years back a phone with an 8MP front camera is groundbreaking. And then selfie trend took the globe by storm. Indians especially have embraced selfies than anyone else. OEMs are cashing on the addiction by launching selfie targeted phones. Vivo took it to the next level by launching a dual front camera phone with a flash light. In this article, we list down the smartphones with the front camera having a minimum of 16MP resolution.

 

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro

It is 1st phone from Samsung to deal with 6GB RAM and also 1st phone from the complete to sport a 16MP camera on the front. It is available for pre-order on Flipkart for a value of Rs. 36,999.

Processor Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 653 with 1.95gHz Octa core CPU and Adreno 510 GPU
Design and Weight 162.9 x 80.7 x 6.9 mm & 189 g
Sim Slots Dual Sim with Micro SD Card Slot
Camera Rear Camera 16MP on f/1.9 aperture, phase detection autofocus, Dual LED flash, touch focus

Front camera 16MP, on f/1.9, 1080p @30fbs

Network GSM/HSPA/LTE
Display Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

6.0 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixel HD resolution

Battery 4000Mah Li-ion user non removable battery
Memory 6 GB Ram
Storage Internal Storage I 64 GB
OS Android 6.0.1 marshmallow
Sound
Alert types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Common
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Dual Band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, BDS, Glonass
Infrared port Yes
NFC Yes
Radio Yes
USB Type-C USB
Features
Sensors Accelerometer, proximity, compass, fingerprint
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email

 

OnePlus 3T

OnePlus 3T India

OnePlus launches one flagship phone every year. However, OnePlus decided to bump up the specifications of OnePlus 3 to form positive its latest providing, OnePlus 3T, can vie with the flagships launched in the third quarter of 2016. OnePlus 3T comes with more powerful snapdragon 821 processor and improved optics on the front by incorporating 16MP camera sensor.

Processor Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 with 2.15gHz quad core CPU and Adreno 530 GPU
Design and Weight 152.7 x 74.7 x 7.4 mm & 158 g
Sim Slots Hybrid sim slot
Camera Rear Camera 16MP on f/2.0 aperture, laser autofocus, phase detection autofocus, Dual LED flash

Front camera 16MP, 1080p @30fbs, 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps

Network GSM/CDMA/HSPA/LTE
Display Optic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

5.5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixel Full HD resolution

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Battery 3400Mah Li-ion user non removable battery
Memory 6GB Ram
Storage Internal Storage I 32 GB/128 GB
OS Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Sound
Alert types Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Common
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, BDS, GLONASS
Infrared port No
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB USB Type-C 1.0
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email

 

Price : Rs 29,999

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Vivo V5 Plus

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Vivo has been seeing tremendous growth in the offline market, thanks to its aggressive marketing. With Vivo V5 Plus, it hit the nail on the head by launching first dual front camera phone in India. One of the twin camera homes a 20MP sensor ord alternative houses an 8MP sensor, which helps to produce a shallow depth of field. It also provides a made seam for promoting and therefore luring additional customers.

Processor : Mediatek MT6750, Octa Core CPU 1.5 Ghz, GPU Adreno 510

Design & Weight : 153.8 x 75.5 x 7.6 mm (6.06 x 2.97 x 0.30 in)  & 154 g (5.43 oz)

Sim Slots : Hybrid Dual Sim Slots

Camera : Rear Camera 13 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash

Front Camera 20MP f/2.0, 1/2.8″ sensor size, 1080p

NETWORK : GSM/HSPA/LTE, Bands GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900 WCDMA – 850, 900, 2100; 4G LTE – Band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300)

DISPLAY : IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

5.5 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels, Corning Gorilla Glass

Memory : 4GB Ram

Storage : Internal Storage I 32 GB

Expendable Storage I 128 GB

OS : Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Sound : Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones

Loudspeaker       Yes

3.5mm jack          Yes

Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Common : WLAN I Yes

Bluetooth I Yes

GPS I Yes

Radio I Yes

USB I microUSB v2.0

Features : Sensors I Fingerprint, accelerometer, proximity, compass

Messaging I SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email

Battery :   3000 Mah Li-ion (User Non Removable)

Price : Rs 18350

 

Oppo F1s

OPPO F1s

Oppo solely depends on camera capabilities to sell their phones. So launching camera orienting phones is a undertaking. Most of the phones from the company sport a 16MP camera on the front. However, only Oppo F1s comes with good hardware at a cheap tag.

Key Specs Oppo F1s
Display 5.5 inches IPS LCD
Screen Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Operating System Android Lollipop 5.1
Processor 1.5 GHz Octa core
Chipset Mediatek MT6750
Memory 3 GB RAM
Inbuilt Storage 32 GB
Storage Upgrade Yes, upto 128 GB via microSD
Primary Camera 13 MP with LED flash
Video recording 1080p@30fps
Secondary Camera 16 MP
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
4G ready Yes
SIM card type Dual SIM
Weight 160 grams
Dimensions 154.5 x 76 x 7.4 mm
Battery 3075 mAh
Price Rs. 17,990

 

Sony Xperia XA Ultra

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Xperia XA Ultra is for those of us whose love to consume lots of media content on their phones. It sports a 16MP camera on the front and 21.5 MP camera on the back. It features a massive 6-inch Full HD IPS LCD display that bolsters the photography expertise on the phone.

Key Specs Sony Xperia XA Ultra
Display 6 inch Full HD
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080
Operating System Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Processor 2.0 GHz Octa-Core
Chipset Mediatek MT6755
Memory 3 GB RAM
Inbuilt Storage 16 GB
Storage Upgrade Yes, upto 200 GB via microSD
Primary Camera 21.5 MP
Secondary Camera 16 MP
NFC Yes
4G ready Yes
SIM card type Dual SIM
Weight 202 g
Battery 2700 mAh
Price Rs. 29,900