Best Selfie Phone: We all have now fallen victims to the selfie bug that has bitten the present generation all old and young. No matter what the occasion is, the one thing which all of us love doing a lot during this time, click a lot of pictures as well click a lot of selfies. For most of us, selfies are the ‘in-thing’ right now and we have a whole lot of selfie accessories to support this fact and with that, social sites like Facebook, Instagram or Pinterest are filled with great selfies.
The trend of selfies have grown over months and years and the front cameras have now become a very important basis to decide on a best front camera smartphone. So if you are in the dilemma of selecting the best selfie phone 2017, we have compiled a list of the 10 Best Selfie smartphones that you surely need to consider.
List of Best Selfie Phone 2017:
The Vivo Smartphone manufacturing company has launched it’s new Vivo v5 selfie phone under 18k with 20MP front-facing camera and 13MP Rear camera. The device comes with a 5.5-inches HD IPS display having a resolution of 1280*720 pixels and a 2.5D Gorilla Glass glass laid on top for extra protection. The handset is driven by a powerful 64-bit MediaTek MT6750 octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz. It runs on the Android 6.0 based Marshmallow operating system out of the box. For the storage, it houses a 32GB of inbuilt storage, which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card slot expansion and coupled with 4GB of RAM. It backed with 3000mAh battery and comes with a fast fingerprint sensor, which is integrated into the home button for unlocking the device quickly
Oppo F1 Plus
The Plus version of the F1 mobile phone from the Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo is one of the best selfie smartphone available in the market right now. What makes the F1 Plus a selfie expert mobile phone is its 16MP selfie camera on the front that is clubbed with screen flash for better selfies in low light conditions and it also has good f/2.0 aperture and 78.1 degree wide-angle lens.
The F1 Plus Primary camera is a 13MP shooter that has f/2.2 aperture and phase detection auto focus PDAF. Is can also record videos in 4K resolution.
Oppo recently launched its selfie camera-centric smartphone dubbed as Oppo F1s Selfie Expert, the USP of the smartphone is its 16MP selfie camera on the front that has a wide f/2.0 aperture. On the rear side, the smartphone has a 13MP primary camera with aperture of f/2.2 and coupled with single LED flash.
The camera on the Oppo F1s is also supported by software features such as Beautify 3.0, 8 live color filters, etc. The Oppo F1s smartphone also offers screen flash (something similar to what we saw on the iPhone 6s that helps to click selfies in low light conditions. I was very impressed by how the camera of the Oppo F1s performed.
Moto X Style
Motorola has been producing some impressive front camera mobiles lately. Their latest flagship smartphone, Moto X Style is capable to compete against the best front camera smartphones available in the market.
It houses a 21 MP primary shooter on the back coupled with dual LED flash, and on the front it has 5 MP selfie camera and that too has an LED flash. The few pictures I could click gave impressive results and it could give the mid range smartphones a great fight when it comes to the camera.
Check Moto X Style Review HERE
HTC Desire Eye
The HTC Desire Eye had to be on the top of this list, it was the first smartphone to realise that the front camera is of the same importance to many people as is the rear camera and to satisfy the needs of such users it released the HTC Desire Eye, featuring 13 MP shooters on both rear and front. In addition to that, both the camera have their own dedicated LED Flash.
The Wide 22 mm equivalent lens gives a wide angle to your selfies so that you can click selfies with your large group of friends or family without having to stretch your arms too far.
Due to the large 13 MP sensor of the front camera, you can edit your selfies with lowering the quality of your photos much.
Asus ZenFone Selfie
The Asus ZenFone Selfie features a 13 MP camera on the front coupled with an LED Flash, aperture of f/2.2 and a wide 88-degree angle. This front camera can also use features like HDR, manual mode, panorama, slow motion, smart remove, time lapse and GIF animation, with all these it also has a selfie panorama option.
Apple has finally bumped it mega pixel count in its latest iPhone 6 range. The paltry 5 MP camera that we saw on the iPhone 6S has been improved in the iPhone 7 and it now features a 7 MP sensor. In the care of iPhone cameras, it has never been about the mega-pixel counts. iPhone 7 is capturing great quality photographs with the 12 MP and 7 MP sensors on the front and back. iPhone 7 offers better details and saturation in its pictures with the improved cameras.
Another new feature that Apple has included in the iPhone 7 is that the screen of the phone now acts like a flash while clicking pictures using the front camera, Apple calls it the ‘Retina Flash’, in which the display brightens up to three times than what it normally operates at due to which, as Apple says – “Selfies have changed”. Another features have been also added in iPhone 7.
Samsung Galaxy S7
When the Samsung Galaxy S7 was released, it was the best Galaxy smartphone Samsung ever manufactured. It was better in all aspects, new design, better cameras and everything. With the cameras on the S7, Samsung came very close to the iPhones in terms of picture quality. The 5 MP front camera clicks really good quality pictures and be sure that you will not be upset with the cameras
The power and the quality of the front camera of the LG G5 can be noted from the fact that its predecessor LG G4 has its name in the Guinness Book of World Records for “world’s longest selfie relay chain”. And G5 Camera is more advance than LG G4 camera. We have clicked so many selfies in couple of hours to demonstrate what the camera of the LG G5 is capable of.
The front camera is a 8 MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture and is truly among the best in the market. To support that it has a better 16 Mp camera on the rear.
Sony Xperia C4
Sony has promoted the Sony Xperia C4 as the ‘Selfie Camera’. It has a good 5 MP camera on the front that is capable of clicking good selfies in the dark thanks to an LED Flash. The phone also has Smart Selfie Apps. On the rear, the phone has a 13 MP main camera.
Samsung Galaxy A7
The Galaxy A7 sports a 5MP camera on the front having a wide 120 degrees lens which enables the users to click great pictures. The camera also has important features like voice commands control and gesture control, that makes taking selfies with ease possible. It has a large 5.5 inch HD screen to view your amazing selfies. On the rear the phone has a 13MP camera with LED flash.
HTC Desire 826
HTC Desire 826 comes with a good 13 MP camera on the front that has bigger pixels due to which it captures more light and captures clearer shots. According to HTC, the camera can capture 300% more light. So this will click good indoor selfies and in low light conditions. It also comes with a 13 Mp camera on the front.
The nice and compact looking Xiaomi Mi4i comes with a 5 MP camera on the front and a 13 MP shooter on the back. The phone captures nice quality selfies which look way better than its just 5 MP tag.
The Honor 6 too features a 5 MP camera on the front and a 13 MP camera on the back which looks great on its full HD and 445 ppi screen. With this it offers a 13 MP rear camera. This phone is a good deal at its price for the users.
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This was our list of the Best Selfie Smartphone 2017, let us know which among this do you think is the best selfie phone.