Best Smartphones 2107: We bring you the updated list of the best in class smartphones of 2017. Comparedada's list of Top 10 Smartphones 2017!
There are plenty of options if one is looking to buy a new smartphone, things we consider before investing in one are as basic as features, brand-trust, affordability, quality and built. We have complied a list of great smartphones to own based on these criteria.
Huawei Honor 8 Pro Smartphone:
Huawei launched the Huawei Honor 8 Pro smartphone in July 2017 in India , Pro comes with an exquisite design and offers an all metal build. The smartphone has got a large 5.7 Inch Quad HD resolution display and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and offers 74% screen to body ratio.The performance is great and you won’t feel any lag on this smartphone.
The USP of the smartphone is its Dual Rear cameras with 12 Megapixel lens, there is one monochrome lens while the other lens is RGB. Packed with a large battery capacity it is one of the contenders of the best smartphone in its class.
Huawei Honor 8 Pro- Specifications:
RAM & Storage : 6 GB|128 GB expandable using the micro-sd card slot upto 256 GB
Display : 5.7 Inch Quad HD Display with (2560*1440) resolution
Processor : HiSilicon Kirin 960, Octa-Core Processor
Operating System : Android 7.0 (Nougat) with EMUI 5.1
Rear Camera : Dual 12 MP camera
Front Camera : 8 Megapixel front selfie camera
Dimensions : 157 x 77.5 x 7 mm
Battery : 4000 mAh with Fast Charging Support
PRICE : RS. 29900 /-
Samsung C9 Pro:
C9 Pro is the biggest departure we’ve seen from Samsung in ages, in terms of styling as well as strategy with change in itsdesign asthetics. With a huge 6 inches super Amoled display it promises good viewing experience with a large battery capacity and numerous customization options. It may not be the in the league of S7 or S8 but is decent smartphone in its price range.
C9 pro lags behind in the race of the best smartphones primarily because its hefty in weight as well as in software where it still runs on a primitive OS and inconsistent camera performance.
Samsung C9 Pro – Specifications :
RAM & Storage : 6 GB|64 GB expandable using the micro-sd card slot upto 256
GBDisplay : 6 Inch Super AMOLED with Full HD (1080 x 1920)resolution
Processor : Octa core (1.95 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A72 + 1.44 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)
Operating System : Android v6.0.1 Marshmallow
Rear Camera : 16MP primary camera with dual-LED (dual tone)
Front Camera : 16 MP front selfie camera
Dimensions : 169.90 x 80.70 x 6.90 mm
Battery : lithium-ion 4000 mAh
PRICE : RS 31900/
Apple iPhone X:
The iPhone X has been the revolutionary change and a new face of courage for the brand’s conventional design and pattern.
Apple iPhone X an all new 5.8 inch super retina screen, The most durable glass ever in a smartphone, front and back. Surgical-grade stainless steel. Wireless charging. Water and dust resistance. Face ID, which makes your face your password. And the most powerful and smartest chip ever in a smartphone. It will govern how smartphones will fit into the new era which makes this device a must in the top smartphone sections of all times.
The only cons for the Iphone X is its extremely high price.
iPhone X – Specifications :
RAM & Storage : 3 GB| 256 GB ROM
Display : 5.8-inch (diagonal) Super Retina HD| (2436 x 1125) Pixels | water and dust resistant
Processor : A11 Bionic Chip 64-bit , Neural Engine, Embedded M11 Motion Coprocessor
Operating System : IOS 11
Rear Camera :12MP + 12MP Dual OIS | Quad-LED True Tone flash
Front Camera : 7MP FaceTime HD camera with Retina Flash & Backside Illumination
Dimensions : 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm
Battery : Non-removable Li-Ion 2,716mAh battery
PRICE :RS 1,02,000 /-
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4:
Xiaomi has a reputation of providing great technology at affordable prices and continuing its legacy the Note 4 is definitly its flag bearer. Packed with a 2.1 GHz processor 10 core Helio X20 chipset from Mediatek, it is the cheapest smartphone to have a deca-core chipset. With a powerful processor, delightful display and robust battery capacity its a goto option for gamers and multitaskers. The price at which it comes easily makes it the user’s choice of best smartphone.
With so many hot features, the device heats up ocassionally and the camera quality is just par with standards but it captures decent photos. Another slight set-back is the hybrid slot and the users would love to have a fast charge feature.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 – Specifications :
RAM & Storage : 4 GB |64 GB expandable hybrid slot upto 128 GB
Display : 5.5 inch Full HD Display| (1080×1920 )resolution
Processor : Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 64-bit Octa Core 2GHz Processor
Operating System : Android 6.0 |MIUI 8| Nougat update available
Rear Camera : 13MP f2.0 Aperture, 0.1s Ultra-fast PDAF, CMOS Camera
Front Camera : 5MP|Face Recognition|1080p Full HD Video Recording|Smart and Pro Beautify
Dimensions : 151.00 x 76.00 x 8.30 mm
Battery : Non-removable 4100 mAh
PRICE :RS 12999/-
Apple iPhone 7 Plus :
Compared to its predecessor, the iPhone 7 Plus lands with a more refined design, it packs even more processing punch, and ups the game a notch higher with a new dual-camera setup on the back. And while the 7+ isn’t the first to slap two snappers next to each other, it is the first to attach telephoto lens onto one of these. And its waterproof.
With a heavy duty battery upgrade to the later model, 7+ looks a lot more promising than its predecessor and certainly a phone signifying Apple’s moto for the future.
iPhone 7 – Specifications :
RAM & Storage : 3 GB|32 GB / 128 GB / 256 GB
Display : 5.5 inches 16M colors | (1080 x 1920)resolution | water and dust resistant
Processor : Apple A10 Fusion Quad-core 2.34 GHz (2x Hurricane + 2x Zephyr)
Operating System : IOS 10.0.1, upgradable to iOS 10.3.3
Rear Camera : 12MP with optical image stabilisation, Quad-LED True Tone flash
Front Camera : 7MP FaceTime HD camera with Retina Flash
Dimensions : 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm
Battery : Non-removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh battery (11.1 Wh)
PRICE :RS 60900/-
Apple iPhone 8 Plus
The newest version of the iPhone is not a big update over its predecessor, but given that last year’s iPhone has ruled this list so far, the iPhone 8 Plus has to be here. The iPhone 8 Plus has one of the best cameras on the market and it’s the fastest smartphone you can find today. It brings all of Apple’s newest feature, and if you can afford the steep pricing, it’s a good phone to buy.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus – Specifications :
RAM & Storage : 3 GB|32 GB
Display : 5.5-inch| (1920 x 1080)resolution | Retina HD Display, LCD Multi‑Touch with IPS
Processor : A11 Bionic chip 64-bit architecture and neural engine with M11 motion coprocessor
Operating System : iOS 11
Rear Camera : 12MP |wide angle OIS Quad-LED True Tone flash and Slow sync
Front Camera : 7MP front facing FaceTime HD camera with Retina Flash
Dimensions : 15.8 x 0.8 x 7.8 cm
Battery : 2900mAH
PRICE : RS 69,999.00/-
The OnePlus 5 is without a doubt the fastest Android smartphone on the market today. However, it’s not quite the “flagship killer” that the company has been known for. OnePlus’ dual-camera algorithms aren’t quite flagship class, but the phone still has a great camera. It’s one of the best Android phones out there, and one that’s meant for people who want a fast Android phone, but don’t care about the peripheral gimmicks.
OnePlus 5 – Specifications :
RAM & Storage : 8 GB RAM|128 GB d dual nano SIM dual-standby (4G+4G).
Display : 5.5 inches FHD|16M colors | (1920 x 1080)resolution | Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Processor : Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa core processor (2.45 GHz)
Operating System : Android v7.1.1 Nougat
Rear Camera : 20MP + 16MP dual camera – Portrait Mode, Pro Mode, Smart capture, Fast AF
Front Camera : 16MP
Dimensions : 15.4 x 0.7 x 7.4 cm
Battery : 3300mAH lithium Polymer battery with Dash Charge technology
PRICE :RS 32,999.00 /-
Huawei Honor 6X:
Honor series came up with a tagline as ‘No Nonsense’ for X5 and they have lived upto that in its successor 6X. Although the 6X still inherits the troubles from its earlier version such as no NFC and fast charge but the dual camera feauture on a budget phone is something worth investing in.
Huawei Honor 6X – Specifications :
RAM & Storage : 3 GB & 4 GB|32 GB & 64 GB hybrid slot expandable upto 256 GB
Display : 5.5 inches LTPS IPS LCD|16M colors | (1920 x 1080)resolution | 403 ppi
Processor : HiSilicon Kirin 655 Octa-core (4×2.1 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
Operating System : Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Rear Camera : Dual 12 MP + 2 MP | LED Flash | phase detection autofocus
Front Camera : 8MP| 1020p
Dimensions : 150.9 x 76.2 x 8.2 mm
Battery : Non-removable 3340 mAh battery
PRICE :RS 11900/-
The HTC U11 has a completely new squeeze interaction feature that was not seen in any smartphone before. The device comes with an Edge sensor, which will let the user launch any application with “short squeeze” or “squeeze and hold” commands. This indeed has been HTC’s best lauched flagship model in years over coming the lag issues it faced all thanks to the new snapdragon processor. With extraordinary body asthetics, whooping sound experience and par to the best camera quality U11 may just attract you.
HTC U11 – Specifications:
RAM & Storage : 4 GB & 6 GB|64 GB & 128 GB external slot expandable upto 2 TB
Display : 5.5 inches Super LCD5(QUAD HD) |16M colors | (1440 x 2560)resolution | 534 ppi
Processor : Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 Octacore (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)
Operating System : Android 7.0 (Nougat) | HTC Sense UI
Rear Camera : 12 MP, f/1.7| DUAL LED Flash | phase detection autofocus | OIS
Front Camera : 16 MP, f/2.0| 1020p
Dimensions : 153.9 x 75.9 x 7.9 mm
Battery : Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
PRICE :RS 51990/-
Samsung Galaxy Note 8:
As far as flagships go, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the best phone in 2017, so far. The device brings the perfect combination of premium design and high end features. It’s not faster than the iPhone 8 Plus, but the best smartphone out there is not about speed alone. The Galaxy Note 8 has an excellent camera, it’s amongst the fastest Android phones out there, and it has the best display on the market.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – Specifications :
Display : QHD Infinity display | Size – 6.3 inches | Resolution – 1440 x 2960 pixels
Processor :Exynos 8895 10nm octa core processor 2.3GHz + 1.7GHz.
Operating System : Android 7.0
Rear Camera : 12MP Dual Camera with Dual OIS
Front Camera : 8MP front facing camera with image recording, touch focus and face smile detection
Dimensions : 16.3 x 0.9 x 7.5 cm
Battery : 3300mAH lithium-ion battery
PRICE : 67,900.00 /-