7, Jul 2016

Top 10 smartphones of October 2017

We're back with insights on the most net access and sought-after smartphones in the Philippine market for the month of October. These rankings come straight from actual site usage data, so it's a great indicator of what's popular with actual customers. UPDATE: 2017/11/08

At Priceprice.com we are committed to letting you make an informed choice when it comes to buying a smartphone. Therefore, we are back with our list of top 10 popular smartphones that trended last month on our portal. As the list includes devices that are varied in specs, features as well as the price we believe our list have you covered no matter which segment you fall into.

1. OPPO A37

Top on the list is the entry-level OPPO A37, moving up from the last month's fourth position. This sleek metal body designed smartphone flaunts a 5-inch HD 720p display and is driven by a quad-core SoC. Under the hood, it has 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, which can further be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card. Android 5.1 Lollipop handles the software side of things while a 2,630mAh battery keeps the light on. For the optics, it tacks on an 8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera.

Lowest Price: Rs.8,250

2. OPPO A57

The OPPO A57 retains the same spot from last month. The metal body designed OPPO A57 is selfie-focused smartphone catering to the mid-range segment. It features a 5.2-inch HD 720p display, 3GB RAM and 32GB storage with expandability support up to 256GB via microSD card. Pumping power from under the hood is an octa-core Snapdragon 435 SoC. In the imaging department, it is laced with a 13MP primary, but a whopping 16MP selfie camera. It boots Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is kept ticking with a 2,900mAh battery.

Lowest Price: Rs.12,250

3. Xiaomi Redmi 4A

The Xiaomi Redmi 4A is another phone that remains as popular as it was in the last month. The affordable Xiaomi Redmi 4A packs a 5-inch HD 720p display and is powered by a quad-core 425 SoC. Under the hood lie 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage with up to 256GB extra support using microSD card. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and derives juice from 3,120mAh battery. However, the most prominent aspect is the camera. With 13MP rear and 5MP front sensors, the Redmi 4A is one of the best camera phones at a budget price.

Lowest Price: Rs.5,999

4. Vivo Y55

The Vivo Y55 has moved up the ladder further this month. Geared towards the mid-range segment the Vivo Y55 packs decent specs. The ultra slim unibody designed phone features a 5.2-inch HD 1080p display, 2GB RAM, 16GB default storage and Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It draws power from an octa-core Snapdragon 430 SoC. An 8MP rear sensor along with a 5MP front-facing sensor takes care of the camera department. The Vivo Y55 houses a 2,650mAh battery with a decent life.

Lowest Price: Rs.10,499

5. Apple iPhone 7

Same as last month, the Apple iPhone 7 is firm on its fifth position, and this is despite the fact that the next-gen iPhone 8 series has already hit the shelves. The iPhone 7 comes with a 4.7-inch display and A10 Fusion SoC clubbed with 3GB RAM. The device offers a mix of 32GB, 128GB and 256GB storage variants. It mounts a 12MP rear camera with a new sensor, six element lens and f/1.8 aperture. On the front lies a 7MP selfie camera. A 1, 960mAh battery keeps the juice flowing into the device.

Lowest Price: Rs.27,999

6. OPPO F3

Next on the list is the selfie-focused OPPO F3. The smartphone packs a 16MP selfie camera for the selfie enthusiasts at the same time it has an impressive 13MP camera at the back. The mid-range oriented OPPO F3 is powered by a MediaTek MT6750T SoC which works in concert with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. It has a 5.5-inch full HD display topped with Gorilla Glass 5 protection. While it runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow it depends on a 3,200mAh battery for juice.

Lowest Price: Rs.15,790

7. OPPO F5

The freshly launched OPPO F5 has straight away made into our list thanks to the excitement that was building up from the last month. The device is laced with AI-backed beautification features, 20MP selfie camera (rear camera 16MP) and 6.0-inch bezel-less display. It is integrated with an octa-core MediaTek MT6763T SoC aided by 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB internal storage. The OPPO F5 runs Android 7.1 Nougat and is backed by a 3,200mAh battery. The device will be put up for sale on November 9 on Flipkart.

Starting Price: Rs.19,990

8. Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

Compared to its top position the Redmi 3S Prime has slipped from its top position, but still features in our list. Despite a budget phone it features a unibody metal design and is armed with a fingerprint scanner. The 4G VoLTE phone runs Android Marshmallow and is lit by a larger 4,000mAh battery. It features a 5.0-inch HD 720p display. The phone is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 430 SoC paired with 3GB RAM and 32GB onboard storage. For the optics, it mounts a 13MP rear camera along with a 5MP front camera.

Lowest Price: Rs.8,990

9. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

The top seller Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 has attracted enough eyeballs to remain on our list. Although it has slipped a place down compared to the last month. The metal body designed smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch full HD 1080p display and Snapdragon 625 SoC. Complementing the SoC is 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM and 64GB/128GB internal storage. On the camera front, the Redmi Note 4 has 13MP primary camera while a 5MP selfie camera is fitted on the front. It is armed with a 4,100mAh battery, rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Lowest Price: Rs.9,990

10. OPPO F1

Our list culminates with yet another entry from OPPO, the OPPO F1. The smartphone is targeted at the mid-range customers and needless to say it is camera centric. It is laced with a 13MP primary camera at the back while an 8MP front camera is dedicated to taking selfies. It offers a 5-inch HD 720p display while an octa-core Snapdragon 616 SoC pumps power from under the hood coupled with 3GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB. The software side of things is handled by Android 5.1 Lollipop while juice for the device is ensured by 2,400mAh battery.

Lowest Price: Rs.12,350

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