Best smartphones for videography in 2018

Best smartphones for videography in 2018

A few years ago, videography was all about shooting moments with a camera. However, as time changed, people have looked towards getting an able smartphone which can perform well when it comes to videography. Smartphone manufacturers are paying attention to the customers and the devices excel in videography, thanks to the innovative camera configurations and technology. Are you also interested in videography? Has videography always been your passion? Have you always dreamt of making high-resolution videos through your smartphones?

Well, you have stumbled upon the right place. Mr. Phone has curated a special list of smartphones for all videography enthusiasts. These devices come with an unprecedented value for money, high battery backup and of course, professional level videography abilities. Here, we present the best smartphones for videography in 2018. Check them out and let us know which one is your ideal videography partner: 

1. LG V30+

The LG V30+ is undoubtedly one of the best smartphones for videography in 2018. It comes with an efficient Snapdragon 835 processor, coupled with a 4GB of RAM. The phone is known for professional-grade videography skills as it has a decent camera setup with 16MP + 13MP sensor on the back and a 5MP selfie snapper. The phone is capable of shooting videos with dimensions of 3840 x 2160p @30fps. The videography prowess of the phone is unmatched as it is quick to capture each movement with poise and minuscule details with perfection. 

Does the LG V30+ suit all your videography needs?

 

Specs: Chipset : Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 , RAM : 4 GB , Internal storage capacity : 128 GB , Screen size : 6 inches , Resolution : 1440 x 2880 pixels , Rear Camera : 16MP + 13MP , Front camera : 5 MP , Capacity : 3300 mAh

 

Amazon India – ₹ 36,990.00

Spec Score
80.9

 
Brand LG
Operating system Android 7.1.2 Nougat
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Internal storage capacity 128 GB
Resolution 1440 x 2880 pixels
Capacity 3300 mAh
External storage available Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.45 GHz 64-bit
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
4 GB RAM
Display 6 inches
537 ppi
P-OLED
Camera 16 + 13 MP Rear Camera
5 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 3300 mAh
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
USB Type-C v3.1
Available: ₹ 36,990.00 @Amazon IndiaBuyView Full Specs+

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2. Apple iPhone X

The Apple iPhone X is easily one of the revolutionary smartphones for videography in 2018. The device has a notch on top and hence, a nearly bezel-less display. As videography demands, the colours on this display are accurate and each detail is highlighted. The iPhone X is suitable for videography as it carries 12MP + 12MP sensors on the rear, coupled with a 7MP selfie snapper. The videos taken on the iPhone X will have the dimensions of 3840 x 2160p. The iPhone X is your true videography partner as it is a fast and long-lasting device.

 

Specs: Chipset : Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72 , RAM : 3 GB , Internal storage capacity : 64, 256 GB , Screen size : 5.8 inches , Resolution : 1125 x 2436 pixels , Rear Camera : 12MP  + 12MP, Front camera : 7 MP , Capacity : 2716 mAh

 

Flipkart – ₹ 87,990.00 Amazon India – ₹ 87,990.00

Spec Score
66.0

 
User Rating 3.7
Brand Apple
Operating system iOS 11
Chipset Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72
Internal storage capacity 64, 256 GB
Resolution 1125 x 2436 pixels
Capacity 2716 mAh
External storage available No
Fingerprint No
Performance 6 Cores 2.1 GHz 64-bit
Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72
3 GB RAM
Display 5.8 inches
463 ppi
OLED
Camera 12 + 12 MP Rear Camera
7 MP Front Camera
N/A
Battery 2716 mAh
Fast Charging Available
N/A
Available: ₹ 87,990.00@FlipkartBuy ₹ 87,990.00 @Amazon IndiaBuyView Full Specs+

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3. Samsung Galaxy S9+ Exynos

The Samsung Galaxy S9+ Exynos is an easy entry to the best smartphones for videography in 2018 list. It was launched at MWC 2018 and since then, it has become quite popular for its skills in videography. The camera specs on the phone include 12MP + 12MP sensor on the back and an 8MP selfie snapper. Needless to say, this flagship phone produces crystal clear shots and doesn’t blur the shadows like its counterparts. As videography demands, the Galaxy S9+ comes with a variable aperture which can adjust automatically for each shot. Videos shot on this videography giant will have the dimensions of 3840 x 2160p @ 30fps.

Specs: Chipset : Samsung Exynos 9 9810 , RAM : 6 GB , Internal storage capacity : 64, 128, 256 GB , Screen size : 6.2 inches , Resolution : 1440 x 2960 pixels , Rear Camera : 12MP + 12MP , Front camera : 8 MP , Capacity : 3500 mAh

 

Flipkart – ₹ 64,900.00 Tatacliq – ₹ 66,724.00

Spec Score
83.9

 
User Rating 5.0
Brand Samsung
Operating system Android 8.0 Oreo
Chipset Samsung Exynos 9 9810
Internal storage capacity 64, 128, 256 GB
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels
Capacity 3500 mAh
External storage available Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.7 GHz 64-bit
Samsung Exynos 9 9810
6 GB RAM
Display 6.2 inches
531 ppi
Super AMOLED
Camera 12 + 12 MP Rear Camera
8 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 3500 mAh
Fast Charging Available
USB Type-C v3.1
Available: ₹ 64,900.00@FlipkartBuy ₹ 66,724.00 @TatacliqBuyView Full Specs+

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4. OnePlus 6

The OnePlus 6 is the newest addition to the best smartphones for videography in 2018. The phone, suitable for high-res videography, has already impressed everyone with its dedicated design, Optic AMOLED display, Snapdragon 845 processor and camera abilities. The rear camera duo comes with 16MP + 20MP sensor while the selfie snapper carries a gracious 20MP sensor. Apart from being the most gorgeous phone in this list of best smartphones for videography, the OnePlus 6 is the most pocket-friendly of them all.  

Videos shot on this videography master will have the dimensions of 3840 x 2160p @ 30fps. What do you have to say about this flagship killer’s videography abilities?

 

Specs: Chipset : Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 , RAM : 6, 8 GB , Internal storage capacity : 128, 256 GB , Screen size : 6.28 inches , Resolution : 1080 x 2280 pixels , Rear Camera : 16MP + 20MP , Front camera : 20 MP , Capacity : 3300 mAh

 

Amazon India – ₹ 34,999.00 Tatacliq – ₹ 35,999.00

Spec Score
84.4

 
User Rating 4.0
Brand OnePlus
Operating system Oxygen (Android 8.1 Oreo), Hydrogen OS (Android 8.1 Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Internal storage capacity 128, 256 GB
Resolution 1080 x 2280 pixels
Capacity 3300 mAh
External storage available No
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.8 GHz 64-bit
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
8 GB RAM
Display 6.28 inches
402 ppi
Optic AMOLED
Camera 16 + 20 MP Rear Camera
20 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 3300 mAh
Dash charge
USB Type-C v2.0
Available: ₹ 34,999.00@Amazon IndiaBuy ₹ 35,999.00 @TatacliqBuyView Full Specs+

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5. Google Pixel 2 XL

The Google Pixel 2 XL is the right candidate for the best smartphones for videography in 2018. The Pixel 2 XL was awarded the best camera phone of 2017 and owing to this fact, you can expect some lit videography skills from the device. It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 and a battery which will not give up during long videography sessions. The display is colour-accurate and there is hardly any imperfection in any shot. The videos shot on this videography giant will have dimensions of 3840 x 2160p @ 30fps. 

This device doesn’t have a dual rear camera and can still give all phones in this list a tough run to be the best smartphone for videography.

 

Specs: Chipset : Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 , RAM : 4 GB , Internal storage capacity : 64, 128 GB , Screen size : 6 inches , Resolution : 1440 x 2880 pixels , Rear Camera : 16 MP , Front camera : 8 MP , Capacity : 3520 mAh

 

Flipkart – ₹ 62,999.00 Tatacliq – ₹ 51,799.00 Paytm – ₹ 57,999.00

Spec Score
78.4

 
User Rating 4.5
Brand Google
Operating system Android 8.0 Oreo
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Internal storage capacity 64, 128 GB
Resolution 1440 x 2880 pixels
Capacity 3520 mAh
External storage available No
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.35 GHz 64-bit
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
4 GB RAM
Display 6 inches
537 ppi
P-OLED
Camera 16 MP Rear Camera
8 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 3520 mAh
Fast Charging Available
USB Type-C v3.1
Available: ₹ 62,999.00@FlipkartBuy ₹ 51,799.00@TatacliqBuy ₹ 57,999.00 @PaytmBuyView Full Specs+

So, this was all about the videography prodigies in 2018. Do you find any of them worthy of your videography needs? If yes, then which device would you like as your videography partners? Is Musical.ly videography your newfound love? Or do you prefer taking risks like shooting a whole film on your videography master device? Let us know in the comments section below.

Keep following Mr. Phone for more news about such phones with excellent videography skills. 

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