The world of Android saw a massive overhaul this year. We got to see a plethora of new concepts popping up in the smartphones almost every other day.
Dual cameras, bezel-less infinity displays and what not. While the beginning of the year saw these features in just the flagships like the Samsung Galaxy S8, the year ended with the Honor 7X which redefined the mid-range market.
In this article, we would have a look at the best Android smartphones in various categories. So, without waiting any further, let's start.
The Best Android Camera Smartphone of the Year 2017
There have been a lot of Android smartphones launched this year which featured amazing cameras. The best among those are listed below:
Google Pixel 2 Lineup
The Google Pixel 2 Lineup is, simply put, the best camera smartphone you could go for this year. The cameras in both the Google Pixel 2 and the Google Pixel 2 XL have been critically acclaimed to be the best cameras in the Android world this year.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is one of the best Android smartphones as far as the camera is concerned.
There is a stunning 6.3-inch Quad HD+ Infinity Display with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio which is a real eye candy. The device can never go unnoticed when used in the public. The dual camera setup found on the device easily makes the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 one of the best Android smartphones for capturing mind-blowing images.
The OnePlus 5T, the successor to the ever-famous OnePlus 5 succeeded in creating a lot of buzz in the market. With a stunning infinity display and an elegant metal unibody design, the OnePlus 5T is one of the best looking Android smartphones of the modern times.
The device manages to justify almost anything thrown at it without breaking a sweat thanks to the Snapdragon 835 chipset.
As far as camera performance is concerned, the OnePlus 5T manages to sit at the third spot this year, giving a very tough competition to the likes of the smartphones mentioned in the list above.
The Best Android Budget Smartphone of the Year 2017
There was a time when the terms Budget and mid-range meant compromises. This is no more the same in 2017 and 2018 is definitely going to redefine budget to a whole new level.
This year saw a lot of Android smartphones which did not put a pressure on buyers' pockets while giving an amazing performance.
Honor 7X is one Android smartphone which has completely changed the ideology of the word mid-range. The device offers top-notch specifications, a stunning 18:9 display, and an amazing design at an ultra-affordable price.
The Kirin 659 chipset seems to be doing a pretty decent job here. The 4GB of RAM supports the case of the Honor 7X as well. It is almost shocking to see a USB 2.0 and a lack of fast charging in here. But, one can not ask much at this price right?
Xiaomi Mi A1
Xiaomi recently launched the Mi A1 smartphone based on AndroidOne. The Mi A1 simply has the best camera in the price range it has been offered. With an impressive camera and a decent display, the Mi A1 is one of the best Android smartphones you can go for this year.
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