Buying a great Smartphone is too much hectic nowadays, if you don’t have enough tech knowledge or if you are not familiar with the necessary facts.
Nowadays, there are so many companies or brands are confusing people to buy a great Smartphone for them. And in the crowded market, people usually ignore the good one and got a wrong Smartphone due to the lack of proper knowledge.
You can consider these tips before buying a Smartphone:
1. Screen Size
Choosing a Smartphone with ideal screen size is not really easy, you need to understand some facts before finalizing an ideal screen size for you, and you need to measure the size of your fingers and hands and also the moving flexibility of your hands over the screen of Smartphone’s. And choose the one which fits most upon your hands. There are screen sizes available for Smartphone’s are 4.5”, 4.7”, 5”, 5.5” and some are known as phablets due to its larger screen sizes of 6”, 6.4” or maybe more.
2. Operating System
Picking up an appropriate Smartphone with proper OS is not such an easy task now; you’ll be confused to decide whether to pick the iOS, Android or Windows. If you are an Apple fan, you can consider the iPhones and if you are looking for a flexible and easy to use Smartphone OS then you can go ahead with the Android. For explained details of Smartphone OS follow the link attached iOS vs. Android.
3. Hardware Specifications or Configuration
If you have great budget then don’t compromise with the specification and choose the one which has the best and the latest hardware installed. A Smartphone’s hardware determines the performance of the Smartphone, the more newly and from reputed brands will perform higher.
A Smartphone having a great storage capacity is indeed and not make you fed-up and give you the freedom of use it without any limitations or boundations. At least it has 16GB of internal storage without expansion, and, if a Smartphone supports storage expansion feature then it must supports 32 GB expandable storage capacity minimum and have a minimum 8 GB internal memory.
There are so many Smartphone available with several different processors from different manufacturers. I’m not saying that, a Smartphone equipped with a Broadcom or MediaTek processor is a waste, it also runs, but it’s better to get the one equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, Qualcomm is the best and most preferred Smartphone processor of the generation and has supports several external great features. Every famous gadget geek recommends the Smartphone equipped with a Qualcomm snapdragon processor.
Nowadays, Smartphones are become really smarter and replacing the laptops or desktops due to its heavy performance capacity, and to do so, you need a Smartphone which houses a great RAM to perform the certain heavy tasks. And nowadays, a Smartphone minimum requires a RAM of 2GB or even more; otherwise, you have to compromise with the performance of the device.
A Smartphone’s Camera is the most discussed feature of nowadays, everyone likes clicking pictures and selfies from their smartphone. And to do so, a great combination of Primary (Rear) and Secondary (Front) Camera is required. Before buying a phone, it’s better to visit the store and checkout the camera performance of the Smartphone and if you are satisfied with the performance then buy, otherwise look for another great option. And nowadays, a Smartphone minimum has an 8 MP back camera and minimum 2 MP of front camera, and the larger number of Megapixels’ (MP) will be a donut.
8. Display Resolutions
There are so many display resolutions available in the market for the Smartphone’s. If you like playing heavy games, streaming videos and watching movies on Smartphone’s then you must buy the one having a Full-HD (1920x1080p) resolution display or even more better like U-HD, 2k or 4k resolution display. And if you want a Smartphone for normal usage, you can consider one’s having HD (720p) or qHD screen resolution display.
9. Sound Quality
Sound Quality is also an important feature of the Smartphone, it alerts users when incoming calls or texts or for some important notifications. A smartphone having great sound quality help users to entertain them as well as notify them too for important actions, otherwise user can miss some important calls, texts or notifications due to poor sound quality. And can’t entertain their selves too, nowadays people like enjoying listening music and watching movies on their smartphones.
Battery is one of the most vital parts of a Smartphone, and if a Smartphone does not have appropriate battery it can affect the performance and fed-up the user. The bigger mAh amount of battery means long usage hours on a single charge and the lower amount of mAh means less usage hours. Pick a Smartphone from trusted brand and at least having a battery of 3000 mAh or more.
11. Connectivity Options
A Smartphone must have all the necessary connectivity options which are very common and frequently used people. Like, it must have 2G, 3G, 4G LTE internet connectivity as well as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Hotspot, and NFC etc. To provide users seamless connectivity and hassle free device usage capabilities.
And also make sure that, it supports connectivity options like aux-in and some external wearable’s like fitness bands or activity tracker, wireless speakers etc.
12. Array of great Sensors
Sensors, which makes smartphones smarter needs some great presence of sensors in the device. And most people only know the name of some very common sensors like Proximity Sensor and Ambient Light Sensor but don’t know their usage means. And a smartphone must have a Proximity Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Magnetic Sensor, e-Compass, Hall Effect Sensor, Fingerprint Scanner/Sensor.
Soon we will upload an article with the usage of some most common sensors in smartphones as well as usage of some premium smartphones sensors to make you more informative.
13. Weight and Portability
Everyone likes a smartphone with comfortable to hold and light in weight, and before buying a smartphone, try to hold it to measure the weight of the device to ensure that whether it feels great and portable to you or seems bulky due to its bulky weight. And, some people feel comfortable to hold devices having soft-round edges rather than cubic edges. So take care of the portability or the weight of the device before buying the Smartphone.
Smartphone market is crowded with so many brands, but only some of them are good to opt and instead opting for the cheaper one, go for the one having great customer service and performance, and always rushing for a global big brand is not a great decision as it takes too much money and having several limitations. Take a wise decision instead rushing for a premium global brand to save your money.
There are so many such brands available offering great smartphones with great performance and affordable in price. Nowadays, Xiaomi, OnePlus and Motorola are releasing some great smartphones at great prices with great specifications.
15. Ask with your friends or take consultation or advice from Gadget Freaks
If you are confused and can’t pick the right Smartphone for yourself, then take advice of your friends and it’s better to consult or get advice from Gadget Freaks, they are technically aware with the facts and can help you to choose a perfect smartphone for you.
I hope the above written tips will be helpful to pick a great smartphone for you, and if you found this useful then share this information with your friends or loved ones to help them.
Thanks! Have a great day!
Written by: – Anish Tiwari is an SEO/SMO expert and Blogger loves to write and explore newness relates to IT, Search Engines, Web Development, and Gadgets etc. Follow me on Facebook and Instagram for the glimpses. You can also find me on Twitter and LinkedIn for better communication.