Latest Featured Smartphone 2020: Which is the Best for Taking Selfies?

According to a recent report, more than 500 million Indians now use smartphones, showing an increase of 15 percent from 2018. This increase is primarily due to the availability of affordable smartphones from brands like Xiaomi and Realme, with consumers now starting their smartphone journey by buying mobile phones costing between Rs. 5,000 to Rs. 10,000. Furthermore, the same report mentioned that over 77 percent of Indians now access wireless broadband through mobile phones.

There are several key features one looks for while purchasing a smartphone. Right from its screen size, to its RAM and internal storage capacity, several parameters have to be taken into consideration. However, one of the most important features is its camera performance. With Indian consumers now becoming social media-savvy, owing to the explosion of social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, having a smartphone with good primary and front cameras has become important.

If you are currently searching for the latest smartphones under Rs. 15,000 that come with excellent front cameras, here is a list that can help you narrow down your options.

  1. Realme 6

Launched earlier this year in March, Realme 6 is yet another feature-packed smartphone that offers the best of performance and functionality. The smartphone comes with a 6.50-inch display, with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. Powered by the Octa-Core MediaTek Helio G90T processor, Realme 6 provides a smooth performance without any lags, and is backed by a 4GB RAM. One of the key highlights of the smartphone is its camera performance, as it comes with a 64MP quad-camera setup, and a 16MP selfie camera, with an f/2.0 aperture. The primary camera also has auto-focus, making this one of the best smartphone under 15000. While the phone has an internal storage capacity of 64GB, it can be expanded up to 256GB by using a microSD card.

  1. Vivo Z1 Pro

Vivo has joined the likes of Xiaomi and Realme in offering budget-friendly smartphones with top-of-the-line features. The Vivo Z1 Pro smartphone comes with an AI-enhanced in-display 32MP front camera, letting you capture those perfect moments with impeccable clarity. On the rear, the smartphone sports a triple-camera setup with a 16MP primary camera, making it one of the best smartphones to purchase under Rs. 15,000.

  1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 9

When it comes to offering feature-rich smartphones at pocket-friendly prices, Xiaomi has firmly cemented its place as the go-to brand in India. Its latest offering, Redmi Note 9 is expected to hit the stores in early July, and is already being touted as one among the best upcoming mobile phones in the country. Running on the MediaTek Helio G85 Chipset, the smartphone will be available in a base variant of 3GB RAM and 64GB internal storage capacity. While its IPS LCD display and screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels will undoubtedly wow the audience, its primary camera setup and its front camera will certainly impress the amateur photographers. 

The smartphone will come equipped with a 48MP quad-camera setup, with features like Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Touch-Focus and Face Detection, along with a 13MP, f/2.25 selfie camera, making it the perfect smartphone to take exquisite selfies to upload on Instagram, or for creating TikTok videos.

  1. OPPO F11

Since the very beginning, OPPO’s USP has been offering smartphones with the best-in-class cameras, and OPPO F11 certainly lives up to the expectations. The smartphone sports a 6.5-inch touchscreen display, and runs on Android v9.0, while supporting VOOC fast charging. Photography enthusiasts and amateur photographers will not be disappointed with its camera performance either, as the mobile phone comes equipped with a rear-camera setup of 48+5MP with autofocus, along with a stunning 16MP selfie camera, enabling you to shoot high-quality photos and videos. The base variant comes with 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage capacity, which can be expanded by using a microSD card.