Five best camera phones currently available in India
Thanks to the ever-increasing competition, flagship devices are setting new benchmarks in the smartphone world. Modern-day flagships now offer premium design, high-quality screens, and top-of-the-line internals. Interestingly, they also dwarf some dedicated cameras, thanks to their DSLR-like imaging quality. However, given the bunch of options, picking the right one can be a task. Here, we list the best camera phones available in India.
The newly-launched Huawei P30 Pro is a premium flagship with almost no compromises at all. It features a 6.47-inch full-HD+ OLED screen with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, IP68-rated build quality, and an optical in-display fingerprint sensor. It comes with a flagship Kirin 980 chipset, combined with 8GB RAM and 256GB of storage. Under the hood, it packs a 4,200mAh battery with two-way wireless charging support.
The P30 Pro sports a quad-lens rear camera comprising a 40MP (f/1.6) primary sensor, 20MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle sensor, 8MP (f/3.4) telephoto sensor, and a Time-of-Flight camera. The main camera offers 5x optical and 50x digital zoom. Up front, it has a 32MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro continues to be one of the best smartphones available today. It features a 6.39-inch QHD+ OLED panel with IP68-rated build quality, 3D face unlock and in-display fingerprint sensor. It is powered by a Kirin 980 processor, paired with 6GB/8GB RAM, and 128GB/256GB of storage (expandable upto 256GB). Under the hood, it packs a 4,200mAh battery with two-way wireless charging support.
The Mate 20 Pro sports a triple rear camera setup comprising a 40MP (f/1.8) primary camera, paired with a 20MP (f/2.2) wide-angle lens and an 8MP (f/2.4) telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom. Up front, the phone gets a 24MP (f/2.4) RGB selfie camera.
Samsung's Galaxy S10+ is a perfect package of premium design and promising performance. It features a 6.4-inch Infinity-U display with QHD+ resolution and a premium all-glass IP68-rated build quality. The phone is backed by a flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 855/Exynos 9820 processor, paired with upto 12GB RAM and upto 1TB of storage. Lastly, the Galaxy S10+ houses a 4,100mAh battery with two-way wireless charging support.
The Galaxy S10+ offers a triple-lens rear camera setup comprising a 12MP (f/1.5-f/2.4) main sensor, a 12MP (f/2.4) telephoto sensor, and a 16MP (f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle sensor. Up front, it has a dual-lens camera setup featuring a 10MP (f/1.9) main sensor and 8MP (f/2.2) secondary sensor.
Google Pixel 3 may not offer a premium design, but it does shine on the performance front. The flagship phone comes with a 5.5-inch full-HD+ OLED display, Gorilla Glass 5 protection, dual front-facing speakers, and IP68-rated build quality. It is powered by Snapdragon 845 processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB/128GB of internal storage. Further, it packs a 2,915mAh battery with support for fast-charging and wireless-charging.
Google Pixel 3 sports a single 12.2MP (f/1.8) rear camera with dual-pixel technology, OIS, a built-in spectral sensor and a flicker sensor. Up front, it offers a dual camera setup comprising an 8MP (f/1.8) wide-angle sensor and an 8MP (f/2.2) telephoto sensor.
Apple's most-expensive iPhone till date is also the company's most-advanced flagship ever. The iPhone Xs Max comes with a 6.5-inch full-HD+ Super Retina AMOLED display with a metal frame and an all-glass, IP68-rated body. It is powered by an A12 Bionic chipset, paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB/256GB/512GB of non-expandable storage. Under the hood, it packs a 3,174mAh battery with support for wireless charging.
The iPhone Xs Max sports a dual-lens rear camera comprising a 12MP (f/1.8, OIS) wide-angle lens, paired with a 12MP (f/2.4, OIS) telephoto lens. Up front, the notch houses a 7MP (f/2.2) selfie camera along with all the Face ID (3D facial biometric) gadgetry.