The Top 5 Cellphones of 2016
The cell phone market is booming, to say the very least. With so many available smartphones on the market, choosing the correct fit for you can be a daunting task. To help the cell phone selection process here is a list of the top five cell phones of 2016.
Apple iPhone 6s
The Apple iPhone 6s has been widely anticipated by iPhone fans. It has a 4.7-inch display and a twelve-megapixel camera. This new iPhone uses the IOS 10 operating system and features many perks customized by Apple, including Facetime. A popular feature of Apple’s includes the choice of colors for their phones. The 6s is available in gold, gray, rose gold, or silver.
Released in June, the OnePlus 3 stands out on the cell phone market due to its 5.5-inch display and Gorilla Glass. This phone features the Android Marshmallow operating system and has many features similar to the iPhone, including the fingerprint sensor. A feature specific to the OnePlus 3 is its Dash Charge which safely provides a full day of power in half an hour.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
The Galaxy S7 Edge features a slim design and boasts water resistance. The 32GB phone offers the ability to add an additional 256GB of storage with the employment of a micro SD card. The S7 Edge performs quickly and almost instantaneously, as described by CNN Money. With a 5.1 inch display, this phone is comparable to others in the top five. Its camera has the patented Samsung Dual Pixel technology with the fastest autofocus in the industry.
The HTC 10 is unique in the cell phone industry because it has the first front facing camera with optical image stabilization, thus earning it the title of best phone for self-proclaimed selfie lovers as reported by the Huffington Post. It has a 5.2-inch display and boasts a potential battery life of up to two days. HTC claims the 10 has 50% more responsiveness in its touchscreen than others in its class. This phone is perfect for music lovers; it has the capability to convert 16-bit audio to 24-bit audio for a richer sound.
LG G 5
The LG G5 has a 16-megapixel camera and a display of 5.3 inches. Released in February, it operates on Android Marshmallow and features Gorilla Glass. The LG G5 features a replaceable battery with a standby time of up to 400 hours. It also has 32GB of standard storage. The body of the G5 is made of metal alloy and has a slight curve on the display glass making it appear to be seamless. The G5 is available in a variety of colors.