In this selfie-first world we tell you how to rack up the likes like a pro with the right smartphone for every budget.
Whether it’s a ‘Friday night with the pals’ selfie or the ‘Look what I’m eating’ selfie, you’ve got to share your life in an instant and that’s where the right selfie phone comes into the picture! We rummaged through the bins to find the best smartphones for selfie-lovers so you can click away to glory. Don’t worry, we were careful to ensure that we go with an easy-on-the-pocket philosophy, while choosing the best ones.
Here are our top 10 picks.
Asus ZenFone Selfie
Featuring a 13MP front camera with dual LED flash, this 5.5 inch full HD display phone also features Corning Gorilla Glass 4 for the added protection of your phone screen as you load up on the selfies. Moreover, its beautification mode helps to refine and polish your photographs before you upload them. The added super HDR technology enhances the light balance allowing lifelike pictures to be shot with ease.
Priced at ₹ 17,999
The 5MP front camera of this phone has a wide 120-degree lens for taking great pictures, especially in daylight. The camera follows voice commands and gesture control making it easy to take the all-important selfie. The phone sports a 5.5-inch screen with HD resolution. The rear camera is a 13MP with LED flash for great pictures. The 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor helps run the phone efficiently too.
Priced at ₹ 16,496
HTC Desire 820G+
With an 8MP front camera for picture perfect selfies along with a 13MP rear clicker with flash, this large 5.5 inch smart phone runs a MediaTek MT6592 Octa Core Processor enabling fast processing with full HD recording and expandable external memory capabilities. Although the mega pixels on the front camera are not the highest of the lot, this phone is known to take good quality selfies.
Priced at ₹ 16,198
Sony Xperia C3
This model from Sony continues to be a great selfie phone. Equipped with a 5MP front camera with soft LED flash, the phone also features an auto focus lens, which helps taking cleaner pictures while the flash helps to add the right amount of lighting to liven up the picture. On the rear, the phone features an 8MP camera. With a 5.5-inch screen, HD quality display and a Snapdragon 400 processor, this is a great phone.
Priced at ₹ 15,980
With a 5-inch screen with full HD and with 445 pixels per inch, this phone has an amazing screen. It features a 13 MP rear camera with a 5MP front camera, runs on a 1.7 Ghz Octa Core processor and has its screen protected by Gorilla Glass 3. A great buy for the price!
Priced at ₹ 14,999
The compact frame of the competitively priced 4i contains a 13MP rear camera with Dual LED flash along with a 5MP front camera. With the Sharp/JDI display, which helps to show better contrasts, the screen shows up to 95% of NTSC color palate. Along with the spectacular screen, the phone is powered by a 2nd generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor that enables great performance.
Priced at ₹ 12,999
Micromax Canvas Selfie A255
Featuring a 13MP front camera with a soft flash and 1920 X 1080 pixel HD recording, what more can you ask from your selfie phone? Take stylish pictures, record a video and upload it in a few seconds with a phone that’s all about pace. All you need to do is read up on the best selfie poses!
Priced at ₹ 12,245
Micromax Canvas Nitro
A traditionally appealing budget buy, the Canvas Nitro seems to be able to do no wrong. With a 13MP rear camera with flash and a 5MP front camera, this is a selfie taker’s best friend. The dual SIM slots support 3G while the 1.7 GHz Octa Core Processor enables fast processing too.
Priced at ₹ 10,000
Lava Pixel V1 Android One
With a 13MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera, this economical smartphone works well for those thriving on selfies. The 5.5 inch IPs display allows for a large screen with Asahi Dragontrail Glass proving good security for the screen from slips and falls. The 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor keeps the phone running at good pace while the latest Android v5.1 Lollipop ensures the phone runs smoothly.
Priced at ₹ 9,999
Microsoft Lumia 540
Specifically for those who have a CDMA plan as well as a GSM plan, this dual SIM smartphone with an 8MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera fills all the gaps. Featuring Windows 8.1 and a 5-inch IPS LCD display for clear images and a 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 200 Quad Core Processor, this is a phone for those love windows OS as much as their selfies!
Priced at ₹ 8985