17 May 2019: Top five 48MP camera smartphones available in India
Last year, both Sony and Samsung announced their respective 48MP image sensors that offer impressive lossless digital zoom.
And now, we are starting to see a bunch of handsets packing these mighty megapixels.
Here are our best picks.
Option #1: OnePlus 7 Pro: Price starts at Rs. 49,000
OnePlus 7 Pro is undoubtedly the fastest smartphone available in India today.
The phone comes with a 6.7-inch curved AMOLED screen with Quad-HD+ resolution, a 90Hz refresh rate, and dual speakers.
Under the hood, it runs on a Snapdragon 855 chipset, paired with upto 12GB RAM and 128GB/256GB of UFS 3.0 storage.
Lastly, the flagship is backed by a 4,000mAh battery with 30W fast-charging.
Fact: The best camera ever on a OnePlus smartphone
OnePlus 7 Pro features a triple-lens rear camera comprising a 48MP (f/1.7, OIS) primary sensor, joined by a 16MP (f/2.2) wide-angle lens, and an 8MP (f/2.4) telephoto sensor with 3x optical zoom. Up front, the pop-up camera module houses a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper.
Option #2: OnePlus 7: Price starts at Rs. 33,000
OnePlus 7 arrives as a solid upgrade to OnePlus 6T.
It features a 6.41-inch flat AMOLED display with a full-HD+ resolution and improved in-screen fingerprint sensor.
It is powered by Snapdragon 855 processor, combined with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB/256GB of UFS 3.0 storage.
Further, it packs a 3,700mAh battery with support for 20W fast charging.
Meanwhile, it would be available in India from June.
Fact: OnePlus 7 offers a 48MP dual-lens rear camera
The OnePlus 7 offers a 48MP dual-lens rear camera featuring a 48MP (f/1.7, OIS) primary sensor and a 5MP (f/2.4) fixed focus depth sensor. Up front, the waterdrop-like cut-out houses a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper.
Option #3: Vivo V15 Pro: Priced at Rs. 26,990
The recently launched Vivo V15 Pro is an attractive mid-range smartphone with a new design and top-of-the-line cameras.
Up front, it has a notch-less design with a 6.39-inch full-HD+ AMOLED and in-screen in-display fingerprint sensor.
It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 chipset, 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage.
Under the hood, it packs a 3,700mAh battery and runs Android Pie-based Funtouch OS 9.
Fact: Vivo V15 Pro offers impressive front and rear cameras
On the rear, the Vivo V15 Pro sports a triple camera setup comprising a 48MP (f/2.0) quad pixel sensor (effective 12MP), paired with 8MP (f/2.2) and 5MP (f/2.4) secondary sensors. Up front, the motorized pop-up module houses a 32MP (f/2.0) selfie camera.
Option #4: OPPO F11 Pro: Price starts at Rs. 22,990
Rivaling Vivo V15 Pro, the OPPO F11 Pro also comes with an all-screen design and a solid 48MP rear camera.
The phone sports a 6.5-inch LCD display with a full-HD+ resolution, gradient design, and rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
It is backed by a MediaTek Helio P70 chipset, 6GB of RAM, and 64GB/128GB of storage.
Lastly, it packs a 4,000mAh battery and runs ColorOS 6.0 out-of-the-box.
Fact: What's the camera like on OPPO F11 Pro?
The dual rear camera setup on OPPO F11 Pro comprises a 48MP (f/1.79) main sensor and a 5MP secondary sensor. Up front, the pop-up module houses a 16MP selfie snapper. It also supports several AI-based features such as 'Ultra Night Mode' and Dazzle Color Mode.
Option #5: Redmi Note 7 Pro: Price starts at Rs. 13,999
Xiaomi's all-new budget-friendly Redmi Note 7 Pro is a solid package of good design and performance.
The phone has a full-HD+ 6.3-inch "Dot Notch" display with a gradient design and Gorilla Glass 5 body.
Powering the mid-ranger is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 chipset, paired with 4GB/6GB RAM, and 64GB/128GB of storage (expandable upto 256GB).
Lastly, the Redmi Note 7 Pro houses a 4,000mAh battery.
Fact: Redmi Note 7 Pro also packs a lot of pixels
The Redmi Note 7 sports a dual rear-camera setup comprising a 48MP (effective 12MP) main sensor with f/1.8 aperture, paired with a 5MP depth sensor and LED flash. Up front, the phone offers a 13MP selfie camera.