4 popular camera smartphones for selfies

Want to know some popular smartphones for taking a selfie? This article lists 4 of them along with details of their special features which make them ideal for taking selfie shots.

You are probably an expert at taking a selfie. However, what is of prime importance is having a good device to take that selfie. Available in the market today are not just cameras for taking a good selfie but smartphones designed exclusively to take professional-looking selfies without much work on your part.

Nokia 1020

This smartphone gives you the chance to turn the camera round & shoot anyhow, then crop the part which is the best. With the 41 megapixel camera sensor, the Nokia 1020 is the smart phone to beat for amazing megapixel count. There are various camera modes too: a Pro Camera mode and a Smart mode to help you add effects. You can view your selfies on its 11.43 cm display screen and also create full HD videos with incredible audio. Assisting you to take great selfies is the Nokia Camera app. With easy to use controls, you can adjust the shutter speed, focus and white balance.

Nokia 1020 smartphone

Price: Rs.47,222/-

HTC One M8

HTC has cut into the smartphone market pie with aplomb. The HTC One M8 has got a feature exclusively for selfies, known as – what else?! – Auto Selfie. Taking a selfie with it is a no-brainer. Simply activate the Auto Selfie mode, angle your smartphone and …click! Your selfie is done. There is an even more cool mode – the Voice Selfie. It gets activated by your voice command to take a selfie or even a video. Yet another unique feature is the Split Capture. You can take shots with both the front and rear cameras simultaneously & get a dual screen perspective of the 2 paired together. You can even set the time for a selfie to add in a commentary. Want to know how you look before you take the actual selfie shot? Use the Live Makeup Effect feature and get a preview beforehand. For the final result, there is the Photo Booth to give a personal stylized look to your selfie. The superb 5.0 megapixel wide-angle front camera enables lots of people to crowd into a selfie.

HTC One M8 smartphone

Price: above Rs.33,000/-

Sony Xperia Z2

With a a megapixel count of 20.7 and 10x optical zoom, the Sony Xperia Z2 provides crystal clear selfies even in low light conditions. A vague blur has no place on your shot with his smartphone's camera! Want to look better than what has been shot? Add a pretty touch with the special Beauty mode. For those who love taking selfies near the pool or on the surfboard, this smartphone is definitely for you – it is waterproof! There are 3 colours to choose from: white, black and purple. Like any digital camera, this smartphone does its best for you.

Sony Xperia Z2 smartphone

Price: Rs 40,990/-

Gionee E7 Mini

This smartphone has an amazing free rotating 13mp camera. This enables you to click lots of selfies at just about any angle. There are also 12 Auto Beauty mode levels to enhance the selfie in any which way you wish and a Phone Booth mode to add a background. Both the primary and secondary cameras are 180-degres rotating ones, with the former also having a LED flash. Touch focus, eraser mode and face detection modes are all present. There are even modes for smiles and gesture shots.

Gionee E7 Mini smartphone

Price: Rs. 18,999/-

There are plenty of new selfie smartphones being launched practically every month. Check them out, select as per your budget and have loads of fun!

Article by Vandana
Vandana is a freelance content writer with over 15 years experience in this field. As Managing Editor of reputed education portal IndiaStudyChannel.com, she has plenty of responsibilities but nevertheless finds time to indulge in her favourite past-time, namely writing! Hence she has her own blogs to follow her writing passion while here at Techulator.com she writes mainly about gadgets, smart devices and apps.

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