A smartphone is a wireless device that combines a phone and a computer into one device. Also, it has a significant influence on our day-to-day life. When going through the features of a smartphone, everyone seems to have a keen interest in its camera quality. As most people in the world tend to buy mid-range smartphones adjusting to their affordability, getting to know about them is never a waste of time. Thus, this article presents details about the best mid-range smartphones with a good camera in the market.
Usually, mid-range smartphones cost between $360 – $601. Below listed are some latest mid-range smartphones with a good camera.
1) Google Pixel 4a 5G
This mid-range smartphone with a 5G connection is faster than other phones and has exceptional camera technology. Though it is in the market for an affordable price, it still has an expensive look. Its camera features are as follows.
- 12.2MP f/1.7, 27mm (wide) with dual pixel PDAF and OIS,
- 16MP f/2.2 ultra-wide,
- 8MP f/2.2 ultra-wide selfie camera,
- 4K video,
- Live HDR+, Night Sight, Portrait Mode, Portrait Blur, and Super Res Zoom
The price of this phone is about $499.
2) Google Pixel 3a/ 3a XL
It is also one of the best mid-range smartphones with incredible camera quality with Google’s computational photography. The camera features of this Google Pixel 3a or 3a XL are,
- 12.2mp f/1.8 standard camera, with OIS, PDAF, 1.4um pixels,
- 8mp f/2.0 selfie camera,
- 24mm equivalent, 6inch OLED 18:9 screen,
- 1080×2160, 4K 30fps video,
- AI photography
You can buy this smartphone for a price between $399 and $479.
3) Honor 20 Pro
This smartphone is a flagship phone from the Huawei sub-brand and has impressive camera features such as,
- 16mp ultra-wide-angle camera, f/2.2,
- 48mp main camera, f/1.4 with 4-axis OIS,
- 8mp 3x telephoto camera, f/2.4 with 4-axis OIS,
- 2mp macro camera, f/2.4, 4cm macro focus, 3x optical, 5x hybrid, 30x digital,
- 2mp f/2.4 depth assist
The price of this phone in the market is approximately $420.
4) Samsung Galaxy S8
This smartphone also comes with excellent camera quality. Some specific camera features of S8 are,
- 12mp rear camera with dual-pixel technology, a bright f/1.7 aperture, OIS
- 8mp selfie camera with Auto Focus (AF)
- 4K video recording stills at 9mp video mode
- Slow-motion video
The market price of S8 is approximately $276.
5) OnePlus 6
The OnePlus 6 is another mid-range smartphone with excellent image quality. Some of its camera features are as follows.
- Dual 16mp and 20mp f/1.7 lenses, 27.22mm equivalent, Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS) & Electronic Image Stabilisation (EIS),
- 4K video recording,
- High-speed / Slow-motion video up to 480fps.
OnePlus 6 is in the market for a price of about $493.
6) Honor 9 Dual Camera
The Honor 9 Dual Camera is also a mid-range smartphone by Huawei. This phone’s dual-camera feature provides a Hybrid Zoom facility giving a 2x zoom. The other camera features are,
- 20mp mono camera,
- 12mp color camera, f/2.2 max aperture, 27mm equivalent,
- 8mp selfie camera,
- 4K video.
The estimated price of this phone in the market is $265.
7) Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
This smartphone is also in the mid-range with a well-performing camera. The quality, color accuracy, and sharpness of its images are impressive. The main camera features of this phone are,
- 108MP quad-camera: 108MP f/1.9 wide-angle camera,
- 8MP f/2.2 ultra-wide camera,
- 5MP f/2.4 telemacro camera with AF,
- 2MP f/2.4depth sensor, 16MP f/2.45 front camera
You can buy this for a price of approximately $279 in the market.
Despite the above-listed smartphones, there are many more in the market. However, if you search for the best one with a good camera, you should look for one of the qualities; Optical Image Stabilization, 4K Video Recording, a secondary length, or a handheld night mode.