5 best triple camera smartphones currently available in India
The year 2018 has been eventful for smartphone aficionados, especially those into photography. In April, we saw the first-ever triple camera smartphone - Huawei P20 Pro. And just last month, Samsung launched the Galaxy A9 - world's first smartphone with four cameras. Interestingly, there a few more high-end camera smartphones that are now available in India. Here's our list of best triple camera smartphones.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro: Priced at Rs. 69,990
The Mate 20 Pro sports a Leica-made 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 5x optical zoom. The primary camera can record 4K videos at 30fps and slow-motion in 720p at 960fps. Up front, the phone gets a 24MP (f/2.4) selfie camera with support for 3D facial unlocking.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro: At a glance
The Huawei Mate Pro 20 features a 6.39-inch QHD+ OLED display. It is powered by the Kirin 980 processor and is available in solo 6GB RAM/128GB storage (India variant). The phone runs Android Pie-based EMUI 9.0, packs a 4,200mAh, and offers two-way wireless charging technology.
Huawei P20 Pro: Priced at Rs. 59,999
Touted as the world's first triple camera smartphone, the Huawei P20 Pro features a 40MP+20MP+8MP setup with Leica optics and OIS. It offers hybrid zoom function with 3x optical zoom, 5x lossless hybrid zoom, and 10x digital zoom. Moreover, primary camera can record 4K at 30fps and supports 960fps slow-motion video in 720p resolution. Up front, the P20 Pro sports a 24MP selfie snapper.
Huawei P20 Pro: Specifications and features
Huawei P20 Pro sports a 6.1-inch full-HD+ OLED display and features an IP67 build quality. It comes with Kirin 970 chipset, 6GB of RAM, and 128GB of non-expandable storage. Lastly, the phone packs a 4,000mAh battery and runs Android Oreo-based EMUI 8.1.
Samsung Galaxy A9: Price starts at Rs. 36,990
The Galaxy A9 flaunts the world's first quad rear-camera setup comprising a 24MP (f/1.7) primary camera, a 10MP (f/2.4) telephoto camera with 2x optical zoom, an 8MP (f/2.4) ultra-wide camera with 120-degree field-of-view and lastly, a 5MP (f/2.2) depth camera. The primary camera can shoot 4K video at 30fps, detect facial blur and closed eye. Up front, the phone offers a 24MP (f/2.0) camera.
Here's a look at Samsung Galaxy A9's specsheet
The Galaxy A9 features a 6.3-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, paired with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB of inbuilt storage (expandable upto 512GB). Further, the phone offers a 3,800mAh battery and runs Android Oreo.
OPPO R17 Pro: Price at Rs. 45,990
The OPPO R17 Pro sports a triple rear-camera setup, featuring a 12MP main sensor with a variable aperture (f/1.5-2.4). Then there's a 20MP (f/1.6) secondary sensor and a Time of Flight (T-o-F) 3D camera to assist in offering Bokeh effect. The rear camera is also capable of recording 4K videos at 30fps. Up front, the phone has a 25MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper.
OPPO R17 Pro: Specs & features
The phone sports a 6.4-inch full HD+ display with a 19:9 aspect ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection, and an in-display fingerprint sensor. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor, paired with 8GB RAM, 128GB of internal storage and a 3,700mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018): Price starts at Rs. 23,990
The Galaxy A7 offers a triple rear-camera setup with a 24MP (f/1.7) main sensor, paired with a 5MP (f/2.2) depth sensor and an 8MP (f/2.4) wide-angle sensor with 120-degree field-of-view. The phone supports 1080p video recording at 30fps with electronic stabilization support. Up front, the phone gets a 24MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper with adjustable LED flash, Selfie Focus, AR Emoji, and Pro Lighting Mode.
What else do you get with Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)?
The Galaxy A7 (2018) comes with a 6.0-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio, Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and side-mounted fingerprint sensor. It is powered by Exynos 7885 processor, paired with 4GB/6GB RAM, 64GB/128GB of storage (expandable upto 512GB), and a 3,300mAh battery.