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    • #2916


      Sony’s first affordable phone of 2017 is the Xperia XA1, boasting gorgeous design and some decent specs for a low asking price here in the UK. However, one of the best features is that 8MP front selfie camera has a 23mm wide-angle lens that lets you fit lots of friends into the picture. The hand shutter automatically detects the palm of your hand and takes your selfie given the budget price point.You can only shoot up to Full HD video, so no 4K resolution footage option unlike the Moto G5 Plus. However, Sony’s Steady Shot image stabilization tech makes for smooth, decent-looking video.

    • #2941

      Muntazir Abbas

      Moto G5 Plus

      Trying to find a decent camera at the budget end of the smartphone market is a bit like trying to find a needle in a haystack, so the Moto G5 Plus is worthy of praise. Although it’s not as fast as some of the top-range camera phones, the camera app in the G5 Plus could not be easier to use and in decent lighting, the automatic settings get good results most of the time.

      The main camera is rated at 12-megapixels, so it can capture a lot of detail. There’s an f/1.7 aperture and it supports phase detection and laser autofocus. HDR is a little slow, but it boosts picture quality dramatically. Video capture goes up to 4K at 30fps and the auto-stabilization works well to eradicate shaking. There’s also a standard 5-megapixel selfie camera that offers a wider angle that’s ideal for group shots.

      Surprisingly, there is also a professional mode on the Moto G5 Plus that lets you dig into settings and play with a series of sliders to improve your photos. It’s a good all-round package at this price.

      While low-light performance is good for a budget phone, you’re still going to see a bit of noise creeping in. The lack of OIS and the time it takes to process HDR shots, means you’ll want a steady hand. Rushed, spontaneous shots won’t turn out so well on the G5 Plus.

      Still, it’s the best camera on a phone in this low price range. Most budget phones have absolutely terrible cameras, but the Moto G5 Plus doesn’t disappoint; it excels.

    • #2944


      Vivo V5

      Vivo V5 is one of the finest smartphones when it comes to taking selfies. We have listed the smartphone in our list specifically for selfie-lovers as it comes with a 20MP front camera that is capable taking some amazing high resolution selfies.

      The Vivo V5 features a 13 MP primary camera with autofocus and LED flash. You can record up to 1080p videos at 30 FPS using the rear camera. On the front, you get a 20MP camera with with moonlight flash.

    • #2949

      Aliza Lakhani

      If you are looking for the best image quality, nothing beats Lumia 1020. What makes Lumia 1020 so unique?

      3/2″ Sensor – It’s huge (or as Bernie would say yuge!) when you compare it to the other smartphone camera sensors. Bigger sensors are able to capture more light and hence perform better.

      Xenon Flash – LED flash technology has come a long way but it still doesn’t beat a proper Xenon flash. It allows you to capture natural looking pictures in low light.

      Optical Image Stabilization – Lumia 1020 packs three dimensional OIS which helps in low light by reducing natural shake of your hand. It also results in more stable videos.

      Now, Lumia 1020 will give you the best image quality as you can see here, but it’s an old smartphone and it runs a rather unpopular OS i.e. Windows Mobile. If image quality is your only concern then you should get Lumia 1020 but if you use different kind of apps and stuff, then you’ll have to go with a different device.

      You can get Lumia 1020 for cheap today.

      If you are looking for overall camera capability like camera speed, filters, HDR etc, right now top contenders are Samsung Galaxy S7 and iPhone 6S Plus. Both are amazing shooters and you wouldn’t regret buying any of them one bit.

      For other options, check DXO Mark. Although it’s not that accurate, it will give you an idea which phone to buy.

    • #2950

      Jaxon Floyd

      Here’s a small list of smartphones available under $200 – $500 budget.

      1) Lenovo Vibe X3

      2) Asus Zenfone Selfie

      3) Lenovo Z2 Plus

      4) Moto M

      5) Xiaomi Mi Max

    • #2952


      Nexus 5X or the OnePlus One.

      Here are some specs.

      Nexus 5X
      5.2″ AMOLED 1920×1080 screen
      2 GB RAM
      12 megapixel camera
      5 megapixel secondary camera
      2700 mAh battery
      Android 6.0 Marshmallow, soon to be Android N
      16 or 32 GB storage
      USB-C charging port
      About $299 for 16 GB and $350-370 for the 32 GB

      OnePlus One
      5.5″ 1920×1080 screen
      3 GB RAM
      13 megapixel camera
      5 megapixel secondary camera
      3100 mAh battery
      Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
      16 or 64 GB storage
      Micro-USB charging port
      About $250-350 depending where it is being sold

    • #2954


      Samsung Galaxy J7
      If you want to buy Samsung phone, you should look out for Samsung Galaxy J7 which a quality camera with flash in the front camera. This phone has a good camera.Its has rear camera 13Mp and front 5MP.

      Processor 1.5GHz octa-core
      Processor make Samsung Exynos 7580
      RAM 1.5GB
      Internal storage 16GB
      Expandable storage Yes

    • #2955

      Alex Jones

      Samsung Galaxy Note 8

      The camera hardware for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 includes a dual rear camera, with a 12 MP wide-angle sensor with f/1.7 aperture lens combined with another 12 MP telephoto sensor with f/2.4 aperture lens, while also supporting 2x optical zoom. The cameras also have support for dual-tone flash, Optical Image Stabilization and phase-detection autofocus. They can also take 4K video at 30 fps. The front facing camera on the Note 8 has an 8 MP front-facing sensor that supports smart autofocus for better selfie images. It’s a recent, and welcome, addition to our best camera phones list.


      6.3-inch Super AMOLED Infinity Display with 2960 x 1440 resolution, 521 ppi
      Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 or Octa-core Samsung Exynos 8895 processor (depending on region)
      6 GB of RAM
      64/128/256 GB of on-board storage, microSD expansion up to 256 GB
      Dual 12 MP rear cameras, 8 MP front camera
      Non-removable 3,300 mAh battery
      Android 7.1.1 Nougat
      162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm, 195 g

      Price= 900$

      • #14977


        Mine Galaxy A7+ has 24MP i bought him from a lombard with 400$)

    • #3270


      Lenovo A2010 – The phone comes with a 4.5 inch LCD screen, a 1GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM. The primary camera is 5MP while the front camera is 2MP. It also comes with LED flash, and even support for recording full HD video.The phone comes with Android 5.1, micro USB support, and even supports 4G. The 8GB internal storage is expandable, and can be increased to up to 32GB. The phone is a dual SIM phone and supports only normal mini SIM cards.

    • #3287

      Superb Answer

      Google Android One project is very cheap some of the companies like Micromax, BLU and QMobile have very cheap Android phones Android One project have 1 GB RAM, Quad Core CPU and a 4.5-inch screen and very good in performance with the latest update of Android timely.

    • #3484


      The best budget smartphone market has really come into its own over the last couple of years, with numerous devices appearing with price tags under £200 and an aim to offer you a good enough smartphone experience that you don’t need to splash half a grand on a flagship device.

      They might not have the sharpest displays or the most seamless metal designs, but a budget smartphone can still be good looking, offer decent specs, a good battery life and a solid performance while saving your pennies at the same time. Who can argue with that?

      For this feature, we are specifically looking at the devices that fall under £200. If you have a little more cash to spend on a smartphone than that, you can read our best smartphones for under £400 feature, or our big best smartphones 2017 feature that includes devices in all price ranges. For those that are on a budget though, this is the right place for you.

      Whether you are after an impulse replacement or you just can’t bear the thought of spending the best part of £700 or more on a device that lets you ring people among a few other things, here are the best budget phones available to buy today for under £200.

      1. Motorola Moto G5
      2. Vodafone Smart V8
      3. Honor 6A
      4. Lenovo P2
      5. Nokia 6
      6. Nokia 5
      7. Sony Xperia M4 Aqua
      8. samsung note 8
      9. Lenovo A2010
      10. Samsung Galaxy J7

    • #5190

      Ruby Dalton

      If you looking for good budget smartphones, there are many options for you. You can go with Redmi, Nokia, Moto, Lenovo etc. These brands will offer the cheap price smartphones with best camera features. Also these smartphones have long battery life and storage capacity.
      To know more about the features of smartphones, visit:-

    • #6658


      Here are some list of good camera phone with cheap price..

      Lenovo K8 Plus
      Moto G5
      Asus ZenFone 3S Max
      Xiaomi Mi A1

      • #13898


        ASUS phones are really cool. They have almost no problems and good cameras.

    • #7524


      If you are looking for cheap smartphone, I think you should emphasize on Chinese smartphones. They make really good devices lately. You will get real good camera for about $300. You may find something for you with aliexpress. I think I shouldn’t present this site) If you want to save more money you may use to discount coupon . Items from aliexpress are cheap but if I can buy its cheaper – why not?

    • #14379

      Superb Answer

      Motorola Android smartphones have a great cameras on board. In my opinion the best camera to be currently found in a smartphone is on the samsung galaxy s7 smartphones. This will however set you back by a much greater amount, even $1000 for the edge version. For this you get a stunning camera that takes extremely sharp photos, even with a slightly limited 12MP. The autofocus is incredible and acts almost instantly in most light conditions.

      For a much more affordable price the Motorola turbo 2 has a lovely camera. Its 21MP are adequate for viewing photos on larger screens and the reasonably low f2.0 aperture makes taking photos in low light doable.

      If its still within your budget I would highly recommend the cameras on the Motorola turbo. These manage to pack in 21MP and due to there large processors they are very responsive to take photos.

    • #14380

      Tom Clement

      I recommend The FIRST fingerprint smartphone Motorola Atrix. which launched in 2011. All of these phones used an optical sensor.

      Dimensions: 126 x 66 x 10 mm (4.96 x 2.60 x 0.39 in)
      Weight: 147 g (5.19 oz)
      Sim: Mini-SIM

      OS: Android OS, v2.3 (Gingerbread), v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich), not upgradable to v4.1 (Jelly Bean)
      Chipset: TI OMAP 4430
      CPU: Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9
      GPU: PowerVR SGX540

      Camera Primary: 8 MP, autofocus, LED flash
      Features: Geo-tagging
      Video [email protected]

      Price 500$

    • #14455


      Hi! There are many really good phones. You can use Internet and choose what you want. But I have an advice for you. It be cheaper, if you will buy it in the country where it is produced. It is really easy, because there are customs brokers, for example, that can helps you to delivery your phone through the border without any problems.

    • #14474

      Kevin Owens

      I think that will be Samsung. you get a stunning camera that takes sharp photos. Front and back camera also good quality with cheap price.

    • #17992


      If you want to get good camera you should not save money on it. I can recommend iPhone or for example Samsung Galaxy S10. Second variant is better as for me. It has Pro-grade Camera, photos are amazing. You can read full review on smart devices and also I will add a video.

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