CashifyLast updated: Jan 05, 2017
The year 2016 was a great year for smartphone industry where we saw many new names acquiring the thrones and many big names getting defamed. The OEM manufacturing industry received many quality products from startups and they indeed performed well to grab a good percentage of the user base. We believe that with the increasing use of smartphones, user gets smarter and we have seen a huge jump in the user base year after year. The year 2016 is almost over and our team has done some research and came up with the devices which rocked this year and were sold on a huge scale. In this blog, we have listed the top 10 best-selling smartphones from 2016 (no specific order).
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
Apple devices have set a great standard in the smartphone industry and this is one sure choice in this list. With great specifications and great aesthetics this beauty gets the attention of the crowd. With the new dual camera setup in the iPhone 7 Plus and the water-resistant design of both the phones, this is one of the best smartphones of this year.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Though Samsung faced a tragedy with the newly Note 7 but this hasn’t impacted their sale. This device from the Korean giant is a sheer beauty. The curved design, the elegant looks, the great camera setup with f/1.7 (which is one of the best in industry standard) and the Software optimization by Samsung puts this device on this list.
Starting from their first flagship killer, this startup firm has impressed us in a lot of ways and it hasn’t disappointed any of us this year too. They have delivered a great device with superior built quality and design and it’s a beast when it comes to its specifications. Packing the best in class camera, processor, the huge 6GB RAM and the main aspect worth a mention being the Dash Charging. Moreover, the device carries an affordable tag to fit everyone’s pocket. Not just this but we are also expecting the OnePlus 4 anytime soon in 2017.
This year we have seen the birth of modular phones and this device from LG is one of them. Packed with good specification and best in class design has given it the superiority over other devices. But the Modular attribute of adding a dedicated speaker, or replacing its battery and adding a camera module has added a higher edge out of the queue. Hence, grabbed the users attention to become one of the best selling devices of 2016.
iPhone 6S and 6S Plus
Though the newer variant is out in the market but the penultimate iPhone hasn’t lost its charm. The unibody aluminum design with the Apple logo on the back and introduction to the 3D touch and live photos has made this a great device and hence, tops the list of this year.
Google Pixel and Pixel XL
One of the most talked phones of this year is Pixel and Pixel XL which has continued the Nexus lineup by Google but with a new name. The Pixel is even manufactured by Google and has some great specifications and design language. It consists the best smartphone camera till date which is a proven truth.
Motorola Moto G4 Plus
A smartphone should be user-friendly and pocket-friendly too and this is what perfectly describes this device. With good specs and a classic rear camera sensor, this device from Motorola has won many hearts and is one of the best selling devices in recent times. It also packs a fingerprint sensor and Motorola has always made its users happy by pushing updates at the right time.
Redmi Note 3
Coming to this device from Xiaomi is the one which you can see in more than hundreds of user if you look around. The great looking device comes with a great specification and most importantly, a huge battery which lasts for over a day of heavy use.This device carries a very pocket-friendly price tag and has covered almost all the needed features in any great smartphone. Not only this but Xiamoi is also experimenting with other gadgets, check here.
A perfect Smartphone is the one which features a good rear camera but these days when it comes to work, they should have a great selfie camera since Instagram and snap chat are the trending craze among the youth this year. This device exactly does a great job in this particular segment which has made it popular to a segment of users and Oppo has done the best practices to market this device well and has succeeded too
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime
We’ve gone ahead in the race wherein, people just care about a good smartphone with great specifications but there are people who still goes by brand names and here comes this device which is performing absolutely tremendous in this niche, carrying a good specification and exceptional name along. This device from Samsung is one of the famous mid-ranged device accommodating all necessary features right in place with a Samsung logo on the device making it to this list.
Our team has worked out the best smartphones of this year and hope some of you surely own one among them. We will keep providing more news from the world of technology and try to amaze you more in the coming year. We wish you a good year ahead and do not forget to sell your old gadgets hassle free at Cashify.