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Smartphones with best camera: OnePlus and Samsung are big winners

  • HT By Nivedita Mishra
  • Published on Feb 25, 2022 18:13 IST
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Having great camera features is a big plus while buying a smartphone. Check out some of the best camera phones listed on Amazon. 

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Smartphones with great camera features are preferred by youngsters.

To a vast majority of young Indians, life without a mobile phone is hard to imagine. There was once a time, not so long ago when public would queue up in front of phone booths to make long-distance calls. All that changed with the entry of mobile phones into the Indian market in 1995. However, what was a wave soon turned into a tide with the entry of Chinese smartphones and the launching of new technologies such as 4G.


Prices at a glance:

ProductPricePrice After Discount
OnePlus Nord 2 5G 29,999.00NA
Samsung Galaxy M12 15,498.00 13,499.00
Redmi Note 10S 16,999.00 14,999.00
Samsung Galaxy M12 12,999.00 11,499.00

Today, smartphones users can be found in far-flung villages as well. Such is its reach. A lot of those using these phones are young people, with a penchant for pictures and videos. Hence, having smartphones with good camera features becomes a necessity.

There are a number of smartphones in the market that claim to have such features. OnePlus and Samsung phones top the list. Here are a few such phones that might work for you if you are looking for camera as your principle selection criterion. Take a look.

1) OnePlus Nord 2 5G


This phone comes with a feature from Sony called Sony IMX 766, a higher-end sensor. An image sensor is a crucial component in smartphones for taking pictures. As per the website,, though an image sensor is hidden behind the camera lens, its performance is directly relevant to the quality of images and videos shots taken with the camera.

Some features:
Main camera: Sony IMX766, 50M megapixels
Ultra wide camera: 8M megapixels
Front camera: 32M megapixels
Processor: MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI
Display: 6.43-inch
Resolution: 2400 x 1080 pixels
Operating System: OxygenOS 11.3 operating system based on Android 11
Storage: 128GB

2) Samsung Galaxy M12


This smartphone from Samsung comes with a quad camera setup, which essentially means four cameras on the rear of a phone. Its quad camera setup has the following breakup - 48MP+5MP+2MP+2MP. Additionally it also has a front camera for selfies.

Some features:
Quad camera setup - 48MP (F 2.0) main camera, 5MP (F2.2) ultra wide camera, 2MP (F2.4) depth camera and 2MP (2.4) macro camera
Front camera: 8MP (F2.2)
Operating System: Android 11, v11.0 operating system
Processor: Exynos850 (Octa Core 2.0GH)
Display: 6.5-inch
Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels
Storage: 128GB

3) Redmi Note 10S

This smartphone from Redmi too comes with a quad rear camera setup. This makes it an attractive option for people keen on fancy and high-end camera needs. Additionally, its front camera too is high on capabilities.




Some features:
1) Camera
Quad camera: 64 MP quad rear camera with 8MP ultra-wide, 2MP macro and portrait lens
Front camera: 13 MP
2) Processor: MediaTek Helio G95 Octa-core
3) Display: 6.43 inch
4) Resolution: 1080 x 2400 pixels
5) Operating System: ‎Android 11
6) RAM: ‎6 GB
7) Storage: 64 GB

4) Samsung Galaxy M12

We have listed another smartphone from Samsung with similar camera features but with a different RAM configuration and a different price point. 


Some features: 
1) Camera
Quad camera setup: 48MP (F 2.0) main camera, 5MP (F2.2) ultra wide camera,  2MP (F2.4) depth camera, 2MP (2.4) macro camera
Front camera: 8MP (F2.2)
2) Operating System: Android 11, v11.0
3) Processor: Exynos850 (Octa Core 2.0GH)
4) Display: 6.5-inch
5) Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels
6) RAM: 4 GB
7) Storage: 64 GB

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