Everyday new phones with all new features keep on blooming in the Smartphone world. Big ‘megapixels’, Monster ‘RAMs’ and Sexy ‘unibody aluminium’ leave no stone unturned to lure the customers. If you are confused in which phone to buy, then this article is sure to solve your dilemma. Here are some of the top mobile phones this year that celebrate everything from gorgeous displays to innovation and everything in-between. The following super models have something different enough that makes them stand out. And that’s the reason why they are spotlighted.
List of Best Smartphones in 2016
Here are some of the shiny slabs of handheld goodness that have won our hearts in 2016. Let’s dive into the smartphone pool and decide which mobile suits your requirements and budget.
Most Alluring: Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Pick up the pretty perfect smartphone – Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. It’s blooming gorgeous! No doubt, beginners would be drawn towards the tantalizing bends of its curved screen. The lovely solid metal and glass build will surely freeze your attention. The phone will marvel you not just with its design but the rocking power beneath the hood. Powered by 1.6GHz octa-core processor and 4GB RAM, Samsung S7 Edge is sure to provide a divine experience. The phone runs Android 6.0 and is powered by a 3600mAh non-removable battery. Capture amazing pictures and videos with its 12-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter.
A Seriously Cool Smartphone: OnePlus 3
OnePlus 3 has managed to grab the ‘best phones to buy’ headlines quite easily by offering 6GB RAM, Snapdragon 820Qualcomm®, and Adreno 530GPU display. Born from amazing technology, design, and innovation, the all new metal Smartphone is carved from premium aluminum. Under the hood the smartphone runs Android 6.0.1 and is powered by a 3000mAh battery. It comes with a Dash Charge technology to provide you a day’s power in just half an hour of charging. You won’t be disappointed with the 16MP camera that boasts lightning-fast shutter speed, snappy autofocus, and advanced stabilization methods to capture stunning photos or videos. OnePlus 3 truly offers unbelievable bang-for-buck value.
Most Modular & Innovative: LG G5
The magical LG G5 is the world’s first modular Smartphone to offer a uni-metal body and fingerprint sensor technology. G5 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC, 4GB of RAM and an expandable 32GB storage. Its ‘always on’ display lets you see important notifications without waking the phone. One of the biggest highlight of the phone is the ‘slide out battery compartment’. The same trick applies to the camera grip – ‘LG Cam Plus’ that provides an excellent way to take pictures. LG G5 has been awarded as the “Best New Smartphone” at MWC 2016 from the GSMA’s GLOMO Awards.
Smartphone Redefined: iPhone 6s Plus
Apple has taken the tech world by storm again with the launch of iPhone 6s Plus. The new ‘Rose-Gold’ 6s Plus offers incredible force sensitive 3D Touch technology for highest security. The ‘Live Photos’ feature in the phone will now instill life into your still image. You can now capture beautiful pictures, shoot brilliant 4K videos of 1080p HD with brilliant camera quality. The manufacturers have left no stone unturned in the phone design. The model is made more sturdy from a new alloy of 7000 series aluminum with a LED-backlit widescreen of 5.5 inch. Quick navigation, power-packed performance with ‘Proactive’ Siri and iOS 9 – all makes iPhone 6sPlus a game changer.
Omnipotent: HTC 10
HTC 10 is a beautiful looking thing. The phone surpasses all its previous models with simple, minimalist style and soft curves. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow with the Sense 8.0 skin on top. HTC 10 throws everything you’d expect from a modern Smartphone – Unparalleled performance, Superb 24-bit Hi-Res sound, Optical Image Stabilization in both front and back cameras, 4K resolution video recording, stellar two-day battery life and much more.
Budget King: Lenovo Moto G4 Plus
Lenovo Moto G4 Plus is a great budget mobile phone for all your needs. Priced at Rs. 14999, the mobile flaunts a very attractive display with rigid and hard-wearing construction. It sports 5.5 inch full HD screen. The vibrant and punchy display offers great experience for playing games and video. G4 Plus runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS, powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 chipset. You get two options, a 16GB variant with 2GB of RAM, and a 32GB variant with 3GB of RAM in terms of memory.
The Prodigious: Nextbit Robin
I really love the pastel-blue colour and refreshing angular shape of Nextbit Robin. In an ocean of black, aluminum and rounded corner smartphones, the unusual Nextbit Robin is an absolute delight. The circular drilled speakers look excellent. It is a big plus point for headphone-less YouTube addicts. The phone offers unlimited storage as it focuses on automated cloud storage. The mobile is quite applaudable for breaking the Smartphone mould.