The smartphones available in the Indian market today are multi-faceted gadgets that can do much more than their predecessors, even the ones from just a couple of years ago. With the latest advancements in smartphone tech, two niches have emerged to the fore: gaming smartphone and camera phones. Of course, both these features need a long battery life to make a meaningful difference in your user experience. If you plan to buy a gaming smartphone, a camera phone, or a big battery phone with fast-charging support soon, then we have a list covering each of these niches. Of course, the upcoming Flipkart Big Billion Days sale might just be your best chance to snag a deal that not only gets you your favourite smartphone but also helps you save a lot of money in the process! Without further ado, let’s take a look at the best gaming, camera, and big battery smartphones you should buy this Diwali season.
Ultimate gaming smartphones
Mobile gaming has grown so popular that smartphone manufacturers have launched special, gaming-centric smartphones. These phones have high refresh rate displays, powerful chipsets, and software enhancements that improve gaming performance. They also feature large batteries that can keep the phone running smoothly during long gaming sessions. Here’s a list of the ultimate gaming smartphones to buy during the upcoming Big Billion Days sale on Flipkart.
ASUS ROG Phone 3
ASUS is known for its ROG gaming laptops, but in recent years, it has also released high-end gaming smartphones. The ROG Phone 3 is the latest model and comes equipped with the Snapdragon 865+ chipset, which is paired with up to 16GB RAM and Adreno 650 GPU. The phone features a 6.5-inch AMOLED FHD+ display with 144Hz refresh rate, pressure-sensitive game triggers, and houses a 6,000mAh battery with 30W fast charging support.
The POCO X3 is a powerful gaming smartphone and is also quite affordable. It is powered by the Snapdragon 732G chipset and gets up to 8GB RAM. This phone comes with a 6.67-inch FHD+ LCD display with 120Hz refresh rate for a smooth and lag-free gaming experience. It also gets a large 6,000mAh battery that can survive long gaming hours.
Realme 7 Pro
The Realme 7 Pro is a mid-range phone that is an excellent choice for anyone looking to buy a gaming smartphone during the Big Billion Days sale. It is powered by the Snapdragon 720G chipset, has up to 8GB RAM, a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED FHD+ display, and stereo speakers. This phone is equipped with a 4,500mAh battery with 65W super-fast charging technology.
Vivo’s iQOO 3 is among the top contenders in this list for the ultimate gaming phones. This device uses the Snapdragon 865 processor with up to 12GB RAM to provide the best gaming experience. Add to this the 6.44-inch Super AMOLED display with HDR10+ support, ensuring users get great visuals. The phone also has a 4,400mAh battery with 50W fast charging support for quick top-ups between game sessions.
Realme X3 makes for a good gaming smartphone without breaking the bank. It is equipped with the Snapdragon 855+ processor, which is paired with up to 8GB RAM. The phone offers a 6.6-inch FHD+ LCD display with 120Hz refresh rate for smooth gameplay. It comes with a 4,400mAh battery that can charge from 0 to 100 percent in just 55 minutes thanks to 30W fast charge support.
Best camera phones
Smartphone cameras have come a long way since the tiny VGA sensor days, and can now capture very pleasing photos and videos in ultra-high-resolution. Most modern phones feature at least dual cameras or more, which give the user more versatility when it comes to framing shots. It’s not necessary that the best camera phones have to be expensive, as even mid-range devices feature great sensors that perform very well.
The POCO X3 comes with quad rear cameras and is one of the best camera phones in the price segment. It features a primary 64-megapixel sensor alongside a 13-megapixel ultra-wide unit and dual 2-megapixel sensors for macro and depth effects. The phone has a 6.67-inch FHD+ LCD display with 120Hz refresh rate and is powered by the Snapdragon 732G chipset.
Realme makes some good smartphones and the new Realme 7 is a compelling camera phone as well. It has four cameras at the back, which includes a 64-megapixel main sensor, an 8-megapixel ultrawide, and two 2-megapixel sensors for depth and macro features. As for other specifications, the phone offers a 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, MediaTek Helio G95 processor, and a 5,000mAh battery.
Realme X3 Super Zoom
Another Realme smartphone in this list, the X3 Super Zoom, is equipped with an 8-megapixel periscope telephoto camera that offers 5x optical zoom. The smartphone also features a 64-megapixel standard sensor, an 8-megapixel ultrawide, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. This beast of a phone is powered by the Snapdragon 855+ chipset, offers up to 12GB RAM, and a 6.6-inch FHD+ 120Hz LCD display.
Moto E7 Plus
Motorola’s newest affordable smartphone packs a powerful camera system that includes a 48-megapixel main sensor paired with a 2-megapixel depth unit. The Moto E7 Plus comes with a 6.5-inch HD+ LCD display and is powered by the Snapdragon 460 processor. It also houses a large 5,000mAh battery with 10W fast charging support for all-day battery life.
Apple’s most affordable iPhone has an impressive single camera that will give more expensive phones a run for their money. The iPhone SE has a 12-megapixel camera at the back with HDR, OIS, and the ability to record 4K videos at 60fps. The smartphone features a 4.7-inch LCD display, has a 1,821mAh battery with 18W fast charging support, and is powered by the powerful A13 Bionic chipset.
Top big battery smartphones
Long battery life has always been one of the most critical factors for smartphone buyers, and, these days, there are plenty of smartphones available with big batteries. Furthermore, many of these offer the added benefit of fast charging, making them extremely compelling propositions. And they don’t cost a ton of money either. With quite a few options in the budget and mid-range segment choosing one can be difficult. To make your choice simple, here are some of the top big battery smartphones available with fast charging support.
The Realme C12 is an affordable big battery smartphone that’s available for purchase online. It features a large 6,000mAh battery that supports 10W fast charging with the included charger. The phone features a 6.5-inch HD+ display, is powered by the MediaTek Helio G35 chipset, and offers a triple rear camera setup with a primary 13-megapixel sensor.
ASUS ROG Phone 3
ASUS is well known for its laptops, but it also makes a high-end smartphone. The ROG 3 comes with a whopping 6,000mAh battery, which also supports 30W fast charging. The phone is powered by the Snapdragon 865+ processor. It gets a 6.5-inch AMOLED FHD+ display with 144Hz refresh rate, up to 16GB RAM, and a 64-megapixel triple camera setup.
The POCO X3 is an excellent choice for buyers as it features a big 6,000mAh battery that offers 33W fast charging support for all-day entertainment. This smartphone comes with a 6.67-inch FHD+ LCD display with 120Hz refresh rate and is equipped with the Snapdragon 732G chipset. The phone features a quad rear camera setup with a 64-megapixel primary sensor and has a 20-megapixel front camera.
Realme Narzo 20
Realme Narzo 20 offers great value for money while packing in a massive 6,000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio G85 chipset, which is paired with 4GB RAM. It gets triple rear cameras with a 48-megapixel main sensor and a 6.5-inch HD+ LCD display.
Infinix Smart 4 Plus
This big battery smartphone from Infinix houses a large 6,000mAh cell that also supports fast charging. The Smart 4 Plus is all about big things, as it also gets a massive 6.82-inch HD+ display with a waterdrop notch. The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio A25 processor and features a dual-rear camera setup with a main 13-megapixel sensor.