2017 has been a year for many new inventions for smartphone Industry. There are Verity of smartphones available in the market in different price range. Engineers have done the fantastic jobs in upgrading the processors and cameras of the smartphones.
If we compare both Android and Apple os both have upgraded much better than the older version. Tho m gonna talk about the Android based smartphones. Google’s android system has taken the large part of Smartphones industry. And the reason Reason behind this is android is very handy and easy to use with all the functions in it.
Nowdays many Android flagship smartphones comes with the 4GB DDR4 Ram which is equivalent to normal laptop DDR4 ram. This is a vast improvement in 2017s smartphones.
According to the specifications and price bases the Top Android smartphones are
- Samsung Galaxy Note 8
- Samsung Galaxy s8
- Samsung Galaxy s8+
- Google pixel XL
- Oneplus 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung has continued to surprise us with the Note series. I though note series is the best among all other series of Samsung. This beautiful phone come with the bigger 6.3” screen which suits to note series.
The biggest change samsu6has done here is they have removedthe Home scree button and given a finger print lock at the back side of the device. However this finger print lock is not that easy to use if your palm is small.
Even the screen is bigger, phone doesn’t fill uncomfortable in hand. This phone is unbelievably slim and handy.
Like all the other Note series this phonhave the touch pen, the touch of this pen is as good as our finges and better than all the old note phones.
This device comes with the latest Android version which is Nougat(Android 7.1.1) we can expect the future Android updateto this device.
Samsung Galaxy note 8 comes with the massive ram of 6GB and Exynos 8895 octa – EMEA, for USA and China – Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835.
CPu is Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) – EMEA and Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China. GPU specs are Mali-G71 MP20 – EMEA and Adreno 540 – USA & China.
They have given the 3300 mAh battery to this smartphone. Now we have to see that how this battery holds for the this much bigger screen. Although they have given the fast charging option to the device.
The front camera of Note is dual camera and it comes with the features of12 MP (f/1.7, 26mm, 1/2.55″, 1.4 µm, Dual Pixel PDAF) and 12MP (f/2.4, 52mm, 1/3.6″, 1 µm, AF). Other features of camera are OIS, phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, LED flash. Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama.
Video features if the camera are Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama.
Secondary camera is of 8 MP (f/1.7, 25mm, 1/3.6″, 1.22 µm) with the features like autofocus, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR.
This smartphone comes with the variety of internal storage like 64/128 and 256 GB with the 6 GB of Ram. Also they have given a memory card slot option here which allows you expand your storage upto 256 GB which is really great. So I think storage is not an issue at all in case of Galaxy Note 8.
The Galaxy note 8 comes with the both single and dual sim options.
Samsung Galaxy S8
This is again a great smart phone Samsung has launch in the market. They have removed the home screen button on this smartphone and putted it to the back of the phone. The screen is smaller than the Note 8 so it is more handy to use and the finger print scanner at the back is quite easy to use compare to Galaxy Note 8.
Proper dimensions are 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm (5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 in). The weight of this smartphone is155g. The Galaxy S8 comes with the gorila glass 5 (front/back glass) with an aluminium frame. Phone have the facility of single nano-sim or hybrid dual sim.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with the large 5.8” display. It is a super amoled capacitive touchscreen, 16M color. Resolution of the display is 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~570 ppi density).
Operating system on this device is Android 7.0 nougat. Chipset of the device is really impressive, it consists of Exynos 8895 Octa – EMEA , Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 – USA & China. CPU is Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) – EMEA ,Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China. GPU is Mali-G71 MP20 – EMEA , Adreno 540 – USA & China.
Internal memory of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is 64GB with 4GB ram. The device can extend its memory upto 256GB with external memory card. However this feature is available in dual sim model only.
Samsung never fails to surprise with their camera quality and features. Primary camera comes with the 12 MP (f/1.7, 26mm, 1/2.5″, 1.4 µm, Dual Pixel PDAF), phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash. Features of this camera are Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama.
You can caoture the videos of 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Seconday camera detais are- 8MP, f/1.7, autofocus, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR.
This smartphone comes with the Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy s8+
This smartphone is the upgraded version of the Galaxy s8. This smartphone comes with the little larger screen than the s8. This phone is upgraded s8 in terms of display, Ram and battery life. It have the same fingerprint scanner at the backside of the phone and Samsung have remothe home screen button on this like Galaxy s8.
Body dimensions are 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 in). The weight of the phone is 173g. Galaxy s8+ comes with the same body like s8, front & back glass with gorilla glass 5 protection. Phone comes with the Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
Type of display is Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors. Size of the display is 6.2 inches, 98.3 cm2 (~84.0% screen-to-body ratio). This huge display gives ou a resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~529 ppi density).
This phones runs on the Android 7.0 nougat. The chipset on tbis phone is Exynos 8895 Octa – EMEA
Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 – USA & China. CPU of this phone is Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) – EMEA
Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China.
This phone comes with the two ram+memory combination. One is 6GB ram + 128GB of internal storage and another is 4GB ram + 64GB internal storage. Also Samsung has given a option to extend a memory with external memory card. External memory can be extend upto 256GB in the dual sim model.
Primary camera of the phone is 12 MP (f/1.7, 26mm, 1/2.5″, 1.4 µm, Dual Pixel PDAF), phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash. You can capture the videos from this cameras upto 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, HDR, dual-video recording. Secondary camera is 8 MP f/1.7, autofocus, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR.
As I said this phone is upgraded in terms for battery compare to s8. This handset comes with the Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery.
Google pixel XL
Dimensions of the display are 154.7 x 75.7 x 8.5 mm (6.09 x 2.98 x 0.33 in). The weight of the phone is 168g. The phone cones with the alimony body, partial glass black. This device have a Nano-sim slot. This Phone is dust resistant.
The tyoe of display is Amoled capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors. Display size is 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~71.2% screen-to-body ratio). A resolution of this display is 1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~534 ppi density). This display come with the Croning gorilla glass 4 protection.
Google Pixel XL runs on the Android 7.1 (Nougat) which is upgradable to latest Android 8.0 (Oreo). Chipset on this phone is Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821. CPU of the phone consists of Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo). Phone cimes with the adrino 530 GPU.
Google has not given the external SD card slot to Pixel XL, however this phone come with 32GB and 128Gb internal storage options with of Ram.
primary camera of the phone is 12.3 MP (f/2.0, 1/2.3″, 1.55 µm), gyro EIS, phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED flash. You can capture videos upto 2160p@30fps,1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps. Secondary camera is 8 MP (f/2.4, 1/3.2″, 1.4 µm), 1080p.
this phone have the non removable Li-Ion 3450 mAh battery.
IF you will ask me, OnePlus 5 or any oneplus phone is the best deal you will get in the market today. Oneplus provides you a excellent quality smartphones for the price you pay. The latest phone they have launch in the market is Oneplus 5. This phone have the amazing camera quality and all the latest software and hardware updates.
The body dimensions of the oneplus 5 are 154.2 x 74.1 x 7.3 mm (6.07 x 2.92 x 0.29 in). The weight of this device is 153 g. This device is built with aluminum frame and Glass at the front. The sim slot this phone have is Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
The display type is Optic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors. The size of the display is 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~73.0% screen-to-body ratio). The resolution of the display is 1080 x 1980 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density). This phone gets the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Device have Oxygen OS 4.5.10.
This device runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat). The chipset on this device is Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835. CPU of this smartphone is Octa-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo). GPU of this device is Adreno 540.
This smartphone comes with the two internal memory options like 128GB with 8Gb Ram and 64GB with 6Gb ram. This smartphone don’t have any external memory slot.
The most amazing part of this smartphone is it’s camera. The primary camera of this phone come with Dual: 16 MP (f/1.7, 24mm, 1/2.8″, 1.12 µm, gyro EIS) + 20 MP (f/2.6, 36mm, 1/2.8″, 1 µm) phase detection autofocus, 1.6x optical zoom, dual-LED flash which comes with the features like Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama. This phone can captures the videos up to 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@30/120fps. The secondary camera of this smartphone comes with 16 MP (f/2.0, 20mm, 1.0 µm), gyro EIS, 1080p, Auto HDR.
The phone comes with non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery.
So these are the top 5 smartphones I have seen in the market till now. You can buy any of this phones and I’m sure will not regret by buying any of this phones. But If you will ask me OnePlus gives you best specifications on the price range.