The year 2016 saw some great smartphones to enter the market with some breathtaking features of the camera, hardware specifications, modular functionality, and enhanced security. Here is our top pick on a smartphone that is launched in 2016 and available in India.
It is one of the most awaited smartphones of the year. The latest Apple iPhone mobiles have ditched the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack after LeEco introduced its smartphone without a headphone jack. By removing headphone jack, the company has put more battery juice, storage, and better camera. The company stunned the consumers by keeping the price tag similar to its predecessor. Also, a new iOS 10 version was rolled out in 2016 which was preloaded on iPhone 7 models while existing users needed to perform OTA upgrade.
Google Pixel and Pixel XL
Google, the world’s most popular search engine, and smartphone OS-maker launched its first own devices in the market named as Google Pixel and Pixel XL. The Pixel XL is a 5.5-inch smartphone powered by Snapdragon 821 SoC and 4GB of RAM, whereas the Pixel flaunts a 5-inch display. Google also released Android 7.0 Nougat OS with Google Assistant.
Samsung’s S7 series offers the true flagship feel. It has all the qualities which you would wish in your smartphone. The Galaxy S7 has managed to top the benchmark scores thanks to its in-house Exynos processor and powerful 4GB RAM. It has a 5.5-inch quad-HD display with good camera experience and Marshmallow OS. The 12MP camera is competent to capture great images even in low light conditions.
The OnePlus 3 is a true flagship killer device which offers stunning design and specifications. Recently, the company has added another smartphone called as OnePlus 3T. But, the OnePlus 3 is much cheaper and better value for money smartphone as it has similar specifications and features as the OnePlus 3T. The OnePlus 3 has 5.5-inch optic AMOLED display, 6GB RAM, Snapdragon 820 processor, and 3000mAh battery.
LG has tried to offer a smartphone with killer specifications, features, and unbreakable built quality. The smartphone has a good camera, sound quality, and video improvements which make it a perfect smartphone launched in the year. It’s worth mention that V20 was the first smartphone to come with Android 7.0 Nougat OS.
Huawei P9 is the world’s first smartphone to feature a dual camera setup. The handset has Leica-branded dual rear camera setup which can take your photography experience to a new level. Besides the camera, there is a powerful processor and RAM to take care of your multitasking and heavy games needs.