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6 New Android Smartphones With Dual Camera

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Dual camera setup is slowly being embraced by various smartphone manufacturers and OEM’s alike, which is no surprise since people nowadays are highly concerned about the camera functions of a smartphone that the majority of its features. That’s why we figured to list down 5 new and upcoming smartphones that would feature dual camera setup.

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Huawei P9

The Huawei P9 has been praised for its ingenuity in the dual-camera department. It’s 12MP dual rear shooters should be capable in delivering quality shots, being that it boasts Leica optic lens and all. The Huawei P9 seems to be a capable camera and hardware performer, seeing that it does have the decent lineup of specs.

See also Huawei P9 vs HTC 10 specs comparison

Huawei P9 specs, PH price, features

  • Display: 5.2-inch 1080p FHD IPS LCD display
  • Chipset:  HiSilicon Kirin 955 chip
  • RAM: 3GB/4GB
  • Memory: 32GB/64GB internal storage, microSD card slot
  • Main camera: 12MP dual rear shooters, phase detection autofocus
  • Front camera: 8MP selfie camera
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, WiFi AC, BT 4.1, GPS, GLONASS, NFC
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow,Emotion UI 4.1
  • Battery capacity: 3000mAh battery capacity
  • Ports: USB Type-C, Fingerprint scanner
  • Release date: May 5th in the Philippines
  • Official price: 449 pounds or roughly around Php 29K for the 3GB variant, 559 pounds or roughly Php 36K for the 4GB variant


The LG G5 is quite a performer in the camera department, thanks to its 16MP/8MP dual rear shooter combination, which provides the LG G5 an overall maximum background-to-subject exposure. Not only that it provides crisp and clear outputs, but combined with the LG G5’s ultra wide angle view, shooting proficiency surely is on a different level.

See also LG G5 full review

LG G5 specs, PH price, features

  • Display: 5.3-inch 1440p QHD IPS display, 525ppi
  • Design: Aluminum Unibody + Modular for accessories/batteries
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chip
  • Graphics: Adreno 530 GPU
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Colour: silver, gold, pink, titan
  • Memory: 32GB of ROM, microSD card up to 200GB
  • Camera: 16MP (f/1.8) + 8MP  rear shooters, laser autofocus, OIS + 8MP selfie shooter
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, WiFi ac, BT 4.2, GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow, LG Optimus UX 5.0 UI
  • Battery capacity: 2800mAh battery
  • Ports: microUSB v3.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • Release Date: May 2016
  • Official price: Php 34,990 SRP from LG Mobile Philippines

Apple iPhone 7 Plus

It seems that even Apple themselves joined in the dual camera bandwagon as they’re looking to equipped the more premium iPhone 7 Plus with dual 12MP rear shooters. This is a first for them, which could give off potential in terms of camera performance.

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Apple iPhone 7 Plus specs, PH price, features

  • Display: 5.5-inch 1080p FHD display
  • Chipset: Apple A10 chip
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Memory: 16/64/128/256GB internal, no microSD card
  • Main camera: dual 12MP rear shooter, f/2.2 lens, phase detection, dual-tone flash
  • Front camera: 5MP selfie shooter, f/2.2 lens
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, WiFi ac, BT 4.2, GPS, GLONASS, Apple Pay, NFC
  • OS: iOS 10
  • Battery capacity: rumored to be around 2970mAh battery
  • Ports: v3.0, reversible connector; Smart connector
  • Release date: Rumoured to be in September 2016
  • Official price: Expected price at Php 40K

Huawei Honor V8

Another Huawei device and entry to the Honor series, the Huawei Honor V8 is set to be unveiled this May. The Huawei Honor V8 is equipped with 12MP dual rear shooters and take note, these are Leica cameras as well.

See also Lumia 950 XL vs Huawei Nexus 6P review comparison

Huawei Honor V8 specs, PH price, features

  • Display: 5.7-inch 1080p FHD display
  • Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 950 chip
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Memory: 32GB internal, microSD card up to 128GB
  • Main camera: dual 12MP rear shooter, f/2.2 Leica optics, phase detection autofocus
  • Front camera: 8MP selfie shooter
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, WiFi n, BT 4.1, GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Battery capacity: 34000mAh battery
  • Ports: Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • Release date: May 2016
  • Official price: Expected price of $308 or around Php 14K

LG X Cam

LG recently introduced the X series in this year’s MWC and one of the main attractions for the lineup is the dual camera-wielder LG X Cam. The X Cam carries 13MP and 5MP rear shooter, which incorporates the same wide-angle background-to-subject principle.

See also Xperia Z5 Premium vs LG V10 vs Nexus 6P vs Note 5 camera comparison

LG X Cam specs ,PH price, features

  • Display : 5.2-inch 1080p FHD display
  • Chipset: Likely be MediaTek MT6753 chip
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Memory: 16GB internal, microSD card support
  • Main camera: 13MP and 5MP rear shooters
  • Front camera: 8MP selfie shooter
  • Connectivity: WiFi n, BT 4.1, GPS, GLONASS, NFC
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Battery capacity: 2520mAh battery
  • Ports: microUSB v2.0
  • Release date: May 2016
  • Official price: Expected price at Php 10-15K

Sony Xperia M Ultra

The Xperia M Ultra is one of the newer monikers’s in this list, like the LG X Cam. Rumour goes that it’s a 6-incher phablet with a whopping 23MP dual rear shooters, with one sensor having 24mm f/2.2 lens and the other, a wider 75mm f/2.2 lens. It is also equipped with Sony’s Optical Steady shot feature that enables easy video recording even when your on-the-move.

See also Sony Xperia Z5 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 review comparison

Sony Xperia M Ultra rumoured specs, release

  • Display: 6-inch Full HD White Magic IPS LCD Bravia screen, near-zero bezel
  • Chipset: Octa-core Snapdragon 652
  • RAM: 3GB RAM
  • Storage: 32GB storage + 200GB microSD
  • Camera: dual-lens, dual-camera 23MP f2.2 25mm + 75mm, Optical Steady Shot, Hybrid focus detection, 4K video
  • Selfie: 16MP f2.2 front-facing
  • Connectivity: WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Battery capacity: 4280mAh battery
  • Ports: microUSB
  • Release date: August / September in the Philippines
  • Price: estimated at Php 25k or $500

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