Qualcomm has launched its Latest Processor for smartphones Snapdragon 821 in July 2016. It got 10% performance hike as compare to Snapdragon 820. It was obvious that snapdragon 821 will be featured in the new flagship devices this year. So here we try to highlight some of the Best Android Phones with Snapdragon 821.
Google Pixel / Pixel XL
Google Pixel is the first made by google phone with the latest Android 7.1 Nougat. It comes with the latest Snapdragon 821 which is paired with 4 GB of RAM and 32/128 GB of storage. The main highlight of the phone is 12.3-megapixel camera with f/2.0, 1.55um pixels, optical image stabilization (OIS) because it is the best one till now in the smartphone industry.
Moreover, Google Pixel comes with the built in Google Assistant which will help you to your daily tasks very easily by your voice commands as well. Google has launched the two smartphones namely Google Pixel and Pixel XL only difference is the display size rest all of the specs are the same.
LG G6 is the flagship device of LG, it was launched at MWC 2017 in Barcelona. Its main competition is with Samsung’s Galaxy S8 which is powered with snapdragon 835 Soc though. But in Some departments LG is wins the race.
LG G6 has a 5.7 inch QHD display with Android 7.0 It is available in both 32 GB & 64 GB variant. The smartphone is powered with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, a powerful one. It also has 4GB RAM. A different thing about LG G6 is that it’s memory can be expanded upto 2 TB via micro SD card
It is packed with dual-camera which 12 megapixels, one with a 125 degree lens for broad angle shots, and the other one for regular shots i.e 71 degree lens. So yes, it has a powerful rear camera for crystal clear pictures. The front camera is 5 megapixel having a 100 degree lens.
In all the major markets the phone is available to purchase for $650 approximately. However, In India it is available exclusively on Amazon India for ₹51,990.
Oneplus 3T features a 5.5-inch screen with 1080 x 1920 pixel resolution, It is powered with Snapdragon 821, which is paired with 6GB of RAM and 64GB / 128GB storage variants which is not expandable. It is packed with 16MP rear camera with f/2.0, OIS, LED flash and 16 MP front Camera. Oneplus 3T runs on the Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. It is backed by 3400mAh Li-Ion battery.
Now coming to the connectivity options it includes WiFi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 4G/LTE. Oneplus 3T also packed with Dash Charge technology for fast battery charging. It is curently available in Gunmetal color. It was launched in India on 2nd December 2016. Moreover, it was already launched in US and Europe in the last month.
HTC U Ultra
HTC U Ultra is packed with 5.7 inch display with a second 2-inch secondary, 160×1040 display also on the top of main display for notifications. Both the display are shielded with latest Gorilla Glass 5. The phone is powered with Snapdragon 821 quad-core, 2.15GHz processor which is paired with 4GB RAM. The phone is packed with 12MP UltraPixel 2, 1.55-micron pixel camera with f/.1.8 with OIS primary camera and 16 MP front camera. It is running on Android 7.0 Nougat with Sense on top. The phone is backed up by 3000 mAh Battery.
HTC U Ultra is now available to buy in India for ₹59,990($900)
Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe
Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe is the most powerful device among the Asus Zenfone 3. It features a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded via MicroSD card (up to 256GB). As far as the cameras are concerned, the Asus ZenFone 3 Deluxe packs a 23-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies. It is powered by a 3000mAh battery. Moreover, Phone runs on Android 6.0.1 marshmallow out of the box. Its worth to tell you people that Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe is the first Snapdragon 821 powered Android Phone.
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Xiaomi Mi Note 2
Xiaomi launched its first Snapdragon 821 powered phone Mi Note 2. It has Dual Curved display like Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, Mi Note 2 is packed with 3D curved glass on front and back.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2 features a 5.7-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) OLED flexible display with a 77.2 percent screen-to-body ratio, It is powered by the latest Snapdragon 821 which clocked at 2.35GHz. It is paired with 4GB/6GB of RAM with 64GB and 128 GB internal storage options. It is packed with a 22.56MP Sony IMX318 Exmor sensor with a f/2.0 lens and on the front side 8MP shooter with a Sony IMX268 sensor. It is backed by the huge 4070mAh battery and Quick Charge 3.0. It bears a fingerprint sensor on the home button. It runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Xiaomi Mi Mix
Xiaomi Mi Mix is the concept device and it is real and released in China. It Comes with Snapdragon 821 processor, 4GB of RAM, 128GB of UFS 2.0 storage, a 192Hz / 24-bit DAC chip for high-resolution audio, an NFC chip making it Mi Pay-ready, and a 4,400 mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. The rear camera is a 16MP Phase Detection Autofocus lens, and there’s a fingerprint reader beneath it.
The Xiaomi Mi Mix comes with two variants, One with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage and it will be available in retail for ¥3,499 ($516), and the variant with 6GB of RAM and 256GB storage will be available for ¥3,999 ($590).
LeEco Le Pro3
LeEco is also the company which makes Le Pro 3 with the latest snapdragon 821. The LeEco Le Pro3 comes with 5.5 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display. It has a display resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels at a pixel density of 403 ppi. It is powered with Snapdragon 821 chipset and Quad-core (2×2.35 GHz Kryo & 2×2.0 GHz Kryo) processor. The device sports Adreno 530 GPU. It comes with 4 GB /6 GB of RAM. The smartphone packs 32 GB/64 GB /128 GB of internal storage. It is packed with 16 MP primary camera and 8 MP front camera for selfies.
It Runs on The Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. It consists of Li-Ion 4070 mAh capacity with Non-removable battery