The next tech sensation which is taking up the whole world is dual camera. After the fingerprint sensor, dual camera is all set to become a smartphone staple. Smartphone cameras are ever evolving and while they cannot match up to DSLR standards yet, they are coming close. Companies like Honor and Mi are spending tons of money to bring the smartphone cameras to next level. Among the various camera technologies that have arrived in various smartphones in the recent past, the most impressive of them all is the dual camera tech. While dual camera setups have been part of older smartphones like LG Optimus 3D and HTC One M8, it’s only now that dual cameras are part of many smartphones. So, if you have been wondering about the best phones that pack in a dual camera, we have you covered. Here is a list of the Top 7 dual camera phone.
Moto G5s Plus
The Motorola Moto G5S Plus is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone come with a 5.5-inch Full HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.
There is a 13-megapixel dual-lens rear camera with depth editing software, f/2.0 aperture, color balancing dual LED flash, 8X digital zoom (for photos), active viewfinder (recognizes QR codes and barcodes). In the front, there is an 8-megapixel selfie camera along with a fingerprint sensor. The device is capable of shooting 4K videos and is powered by a 3,000 mAh battery.
Xiaomi Mi A1
The Mi A1 is the first Xiaomi phone in India to feature a dual-lens camera. And not to forget, with Android One coming into the picture, the Mi A1 is also the first Xiaomi smartphone to flaunt stock Android operating system.
Xiaomi Mi A1 (4GB RAM + 64GB ROM) will be available for Rs 14,999 starting September 12 on Flipkart and Mi.com at 12PM. The phone will be available on offline stores as well along with Mi Home stores across India. It will come with additional 200GB 4G data for Airtel subscribers free with the phone.
The Xiaomi Mi A1 offers a 12-megapixels wide-angle lens along with a 12-megapixels telephoto lens which offers 2X optical zoom. The Xiaomi Mi A1 also offers iPhone 7 Plus-like Portrait mode to deliver that D-SLR like bokeh effect.
Lenovo K8 Plus
Lenovo K8 Plus comes with a 5.2-inch full-HD IPS screen with 178-degree viewing angles and 450 nits brightness, and stock Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system out-of-the-box as part of the company’s new push towards pure Android. Among the notable features of the phone’s software are multi-window, and bundled notifications. The handset comes with 3GB RAM, 32GB storage inbuilt storage, microSD card support up to 128GB (dedicated slot), dual SIM support, and USB OTG. On the back of the phone will also be the LED flash and a fingerprint sensor.
There is a 13-megapixel Purecell sensor and 5-megapixel depth sensor to deliver the bokeh effect. In the front of the smartphone is the 8-megapixel camera with 5-element lens, f/2.0 aperture and a selfie flash that the company is calling Party Flash. The selfie camera can shoot images in Pro Mode, Beautify Mode, and wide angle. K8 Plus sports a metallic body and comes in Venom Black and Fine Gold colour options.
ZTE Nubia Z17 Mini
ZTE sub-brand recently introduced Nubia Z17 Mini in India. The phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. ZTE Nubia Z17 mini price in India starts from Rs. 16,999.
The ZTE Nubia Z17 mini is powered by 1.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 200GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the ZTE Nubia Z17 mini packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 16-megapixel front shooter for selfies. On the downside, it only features 2950mAh battery which is well below the average.
Huawei Honor 8 comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 423 pixels per inch.
The Huawei Honor 8 is powered by 1.8GHz octa-core Kirin 950 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Huawei Honor 8 packs a Dual 12-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The Huawei Honor 8 runs Android 6.0 and is powered by a 3000mAh non removable battery. It measures 145.50 x 71.00 x 7.45 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 153.00 grams.
Oppo F3 features a front-facing dual camera setup, the biggest highlight of the smartphone. There’s one 16-megapixel 1.3-inch sensor with f/2.0 aperture, and another double view wide-angle camera that has an 8-megapixel sensor. While the former sports a 76.4-degree wide-angle lens, the latter sports a 120-degree wide-angle lens that allows for 105-degree field-of-view group selfies. The Oppo F3 comes with various camera features, including the Beautify 4.0 app, Selfie Panorama, Screen Flash, and Palm Shutter.
The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) Oppo F3 runs ColorOS 3.0 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The smartphone sports a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) In-Cell TFT 2.5D curved display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 401ppi pixel density. It is powered by a 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6750T6 octa-core SoC coupled with Mali-T860 GPU and 4GB of RAM.
Coolpad Cool Play 6
Coolpad had recently launched its Cool Play 6 for a price of Rs 14,999. The device sports a 5.3 inch IPS display that comes with Full HD resolution. The highlight of the device is the dual-camera setup with a 13MP+13MP setup. The camera app is easy to use and you can shoot bokeh images with this one, but Coolpad renames it as SLR effect on the Cool Play 6.
Coolpad has made a 6GB RAM smartphone land under Rs 20,000 now as the Cool Play 6 comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB ROM. The processor used on the Cool Play 6 is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 SoC which is an octa-core processor clocked at 1.4 GHz. The device also comes with Android 7.1.1 that comes with Coolpad’s own Journey OS on top of it.