Best Selfie Phones in India (2022)

By Digit | Price Updated 10-May-2022

The selfie craze is nothing new, but while most phones claim to offer good selfie cameras, there are only a handful of devices, which can be counted in our list of best selfie smartphones. These phones are not only among the best selfie phones, but offer decent performance and build as well. A few of these selfie phones are good looking and will even up your style quotient.

1. OPPO F3 PLUS

  • 6" (1080 x 1920) Screen Size
  • 16 | 16 & 8 MP Camera
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 4000 mAh Battery

If you are a sucker for selfies, the Oppo F3 Plus is still the most well-rounded selfie phone available today. It has a dual camera setup at the front featuring a 16MP + 8MP camera. The 16MP camera is the main selfie camera and the 8MP camera with its wide field of view is meant for group selfies or groupfies. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 SoC and the performance is quite satisfactory. The rear camera is even better than the front-facing camera and the large 4000mAh battery easily lasts for the day.

Pros
  • Best Selfie camera
  • Good rear camera
  • Dependable battery life
  • Reliable performance
Cons
  • Still running on Android 6.0
  • Pricing is a bit steep
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 Octa core (1.95 GHz)
Memory:4 GB RAM, 64 GB Storage
Display:6″ (1080 x 1920) screen, 367 PPI
Camera:16 MP Rear camera, 16 & 8 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:4000 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash

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2. VIVO V7 PLUS

  • 5.99" (720 x 1440) Screen Size
  • 16 | 24 MP Camera
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 3225 mAh Battery

Unlike the Vivo V5 Plus which had dual cameras at the front, the Vivo V7 Plus takes decent selfies with just one 24MP camera. The camera offers a wide-screen selfie mode and the beauty mode is quite feature rich. The phone itself is an average performer, but you do get the 18:9 display along with a good build quality.

Pros
  • Good selfie camera
  • Well built
  • 18:9 aspect ratio display
Cons
  • Average performer
  • call reception issues
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Snapdragon 450 Octa core (1.8 GHz)
Memory:4 GB RAM, 64 GB Storage
Display:5.99″ (720 x 1440) screen, 269 PPI
Camera:16 MP Rear camera, 24 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:3225 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash

3. OPPO F5

  • 6" (1080 x 2160) Screen Size
  • 16 | 20 MP Camera
  • 4 & 6 GB RAM
  • 3200 mAh Battery

The Oppo F5 is another Oppo phone which takes good selfies. The device employs a 20MP camera for the job and you do get a slight difference in skin tones as the camera tends to make it lighter. However, apart from that you still get a ton of beauty options and other modes. The build quality and display of the phone is quite nice and so is the rear camera.

SPECIFICATION
Processor:Mediatek MT6763T Octa core (2.5 GHz)
Memory:4 & 6 GB RAM, 32GB & 64GB Storage
Display:6″ (1080 x 2160) screen, 403 PPI
Camera:16 MP Rear camera, 20 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:3200 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash
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4. VIVO V7

  • 5.7" (720 X 1440) Screen Size
  • 16 | 24 MP Camera
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 3000 mAh Battery

The Vivo V7 is the smaller cousin of the Vivo V7 Plus featuring a similar 24MP front-facing camera. The phone does a good job taking selfies in varied light conditions and brings all the required beauty modes you may need from a selfie-centric device like this. The rear camera isn't that bad either and the smaller form factor is more ergonomic to use in one hand.

Pros
  • Relatively compact design
  • Decent selfie cam
  • Good battery life
Cons
  • Rear camera struggles in low light
  • 720p+ display only
  • Average performer
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Octa core (1.8 GHz)
Memory:4 GB RAM, 32 GB Storage
Display:5.7″ (720 X 1440) screen, 282 PPI
Camera:16 MP Rear camera, 24 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:3000 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash

5. HONOR 9I

  • 5.9" (1080 x 2160) Screen Size
  • 16 + 2 MP | 13 + 2 MP Camera
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 3340 mAh Battery

With dual cameras at the front, the Honor 9i presents itself as one of the best dual camera selfie phones you can buy today. It offers all the required beauty and bokeh modes you would expect from a phone of this caliber and the image quality doesn't disappoint either. The performance is also at par with all the different phones available today at the same price.

Pros
  • Well built
  • Nice Design
  • Respectable battery life
  • Best in class selfie camera
Cons
  • No fast charging
  • UI needs polishing
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Kirin 659 Octa core (2.36 GHz)
Memory:4 GB RAM, 64 GB Storage
Display:5.9″ (1080 x 2160) screen, 409 PPI
Camera:16 + 2 MP MP Rear camera, 13 + 2 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:3340 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash

6. SAMSUNG GALAXY J7 PRO

  • 5.5" (1080 x 1920) Screen Size
  • 13 | 13 MP Camera
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 3600 mAh Battery

Another phone which makes its way into the list is the Galaxy J7 Pro, which not only has a good rear camera but an equally good selfie shooter. The device is not the fastest among its peers but then it offers one of the best battery life you can get around the 20K price tag.

Pros
  • Attractive, sturdy design
  • Excellent battery life
  • Decent camera
  • Good display
  • Seperate slots for SIMs and SD card
Cons
  • Only 3GB RAM
  • Performance is slow
  • Camera isn't dependable
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Exynos 7870 Octa core (1.6 Ghz)
Memory:3 GB RAM, 64 GB Storage
Display:5.5″ (1080 x 1920) screen, 401 PPI
Camera:13 MP Rear camera, 13 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:3600 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash, Dust proof and water resistant

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7. XIAOMI REDMI Y1

  • 5.5" (720 x 1280) Screen Size
  • 13 | 16 MP Camera
  • 3 GB RAM
  • 3080 mAh Battery

Under 10K, the phone we would recommend for taking selfies is the Xiaomi Redmi Y1. The small and affordable device offers a 16MP shooter at the front, allowing you take good selfies even without spending a whole lot. We don't have any complaints about the performance per se, but we do feel that build quality could have been better. It’s not particularly bad, but we’re used to better-designed phones from Xiaomi.

Pros
  • Best in class selfie camera
  • Good display
  • Decent performance
Cons
  • Plastic build
  • Smaller battery
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 Octa core (1.4 GHz)
Memory:3 GB RAM, 32 GB Storage
Display:5.5″ (720 x 1280) screen, 267 PPI
Camera:13 MP Rear camera, 16 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:3080 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash

8. GIONEE A1

  • 5.5" (1080 x 1920) Screen Size
  • 13 | 16 MP Camera
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 4010 mAh Battery

The Gionee A1 is a less expensive selfie option available today. This 20K smartphones offers a 16MP front facing camera, which takes good selfie in normal lighting conditions, but struggles a little in low light. The rear camera is good as well and is among the best in the sub-20K smartphone category. The phone offers a really good display, which we reckon is among the best in the category. The performance is decent as well.

Pros
  • Very competent camera
  • Good display
  • Decent Performance
Cons
  • Battery life could have been better
  • Uninspiring design
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10 Octa core (2 GHz)
Memory:4 GB RAM, 64 GB Storage
Display:5.5″ (1080 x 1920) screen, 401 PPI
Camera:13 MP Rear camera, 16 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:4010 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash

9. ONEPLUS 3T

  • 5.5" (1080 x 1920) Screen Size
  • 16 | 16 MP Camera
  • 6 GB RAM
  • 3400 mAh Battery

When it comes to offering the best overall smartphone performance without creating a huge hole in your pocket, the OnePlus 3T has no match. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 powered device is not only fast, but offers one of the best selfie cameras in its category. The rear camera is also quite good and the battery life as well as the build quality is quite commendable.

Pros
  • Class leading performance
  • Premium build quality and design
  • Super fast to charge
  • Good display
Cons
  • One day battery life only
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Quad core (2.35 GHz)
Memory:6 GB RAM, 64GB & 128GB Storage
Display:5.5″ (1080 x 1920) screen, 401 PPI
Camera:16 MP Rear camera, 16 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:3400 mAh battery
SIM:Dual SIM
Features:LED Flash
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10. HTC 10

  • 5.2" (1440 x 2560) Screen Size
  • 12 | 5 MP Camera
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 3000 mAh Battery

Yesteryear’s HTC 10 is one of the only smartphones in this list to offer a OIS (optical image stabilization) aided front facing camera. While it is still a 5MP cameras, it is a good one at that. Like all 2016 smartphones, the HTC 10 is also powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC, making it fast and reliable. It is also the best phone to buy if you are an audio enthusiast.

Pros
  • Great camera
  • Fast
  • Best audio quality amongst smartphones
  • Adoptable storage
Cons
  • Camera isn't always dependable
  • Battery life isn't very good
SPECIFICATION
Processor:Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Quad core (2.15 GHz)
Memory:4 GB RAM, 32 GB Storage
Display:5.2″ (1440 x 2560) screen, 565 PPI
Camera:12 MP Rear camera, 5 MP Front Camera with Video recording
Battery:3000 mAh battery
SIM:Single SIM
Features:LED Flash

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List of Best Selfie Phones in India (Jul 2022)

Best Selfie Phones Seller Price
Oppo F3 Plus Amazon ₹ 18,940
Vivo V7 Plus Flipkart ₹ 20,600
Oppo F5 Tatacliq ₹ 16,099
Vivo V7 Flipkart ₹ 19,670
Honor 9i Tatacliq ₹ 12,999
Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Amazon ₹ 14,999
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Tatacliq ₹ 7,999
Gionee A1 Flipkart ₹ 7,675
OnePlus 3T Amazon ₹ 24,999
HTC 10 Amazon ₹ 38,800
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