The dynamic environment does bring the amendment in the life, we adopt things and mold ourselves with respect to the change and time, the same factor applies in the technology world where innovation and novelty are considered superior to anything. The modification in the smartphone designs is also a newness we are witnessing from past 2 years, the improvement has brought a lot of futuristic revelation in the smartphone body structure. Earlier we have seen that the bezel-less notch style became a vogue following the Apple iPhone X footprints, however, many notch style bezel- smartphones for the full view display released in the year 2017, later on, the companies decided to introduce something distinguishing to integrate the front camera to avail a complete infinity display. Interestingly this was the turning point in the smartphone industry, the year 2018 is being highlighted as the year of modernization and upgrades in the mobile phones motif due to the addition of pop-up cameras and sliders.
To enhance the modulation of the smartphone and for full infinity view the alternative of the notch or front camera fixation was found in the revolutionary pop-up cameras and mechanical slider cameras eventually developing the screen smooth plus uninterrupted permitting the full view. This article is focused to discuss the detailed collection of best phones with pop-up cameras and sliders in 2018 subsequently the pop-up camera phones in Dubai have become popular and trendy whereas, majorly Chinese manufacturers have presented all the new smartphone designs of pop-up and mechanical slider cameras.
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Vivo is the Chinese brand which has kick-started this new innovation in the smartphone design. The drive of bezel-less display was taken seriously by the Vivo manufactures and they decided to ditch the notch, the question was that where would the front camera would place and that was the point of evolution, the pop- up camera mechanism was housed in the front-facing camera ultimately was something astonishing leading to the popularity of pop-up camera phones in UAE. The concept of the Vivo NEX pop-up camera set up functions on when you touch the front camera option it automatically slides out from the top of the smartphone, however it hides back inside the top edge of the device when the front camera is closed. Furthermore, for the earpiece set up, the Vivo NEX adopted a piezo-electric sound system in the minimal top bezel.
This successful flagship of Vivo with no notch, full view screen of 6.59-inch Super AMOLED display, and bezel-less body turned out as a captivating and fascinating pop-up camera smartphone in Dubai. Moreover, the smartphone also packed up with the strong features including Snapdragon 845 processor, 8GB RAM, 128GB storage with the support of 4,000mAh battery, in-display fingerprint scanner and the camera set up comprises of 12MP+5MP primary dual camera setup plus 8MP pop-up front camera shooter.
Well, the Chinese brands were keen to bring out the best camera setups in 2018, the next tech giant of mobile communication and smartphone industry of China Oppo released its flagship Oppo Find X in the same time to compete with the Vivo NEX. In particular, this was not a pop-up camera phone but the Oppo Find X has the whole front and rear camera set up infused in the mechanical motorized mechanism that transformed the smartphone into a bezel-less sleek curved glass build and the full screen view of 6.42-inch AMOLED display, moreover all its sensors hidden on the slide-out tray.
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Oppo Find X promises to deliver the futuristic features including facial recognition feature for face unlock capabilities which also triggers the motorized slider as soon as the device is turned on conversely, it has dropped the fingerprint scanner feature completely and totally relying on its face unlock for biometric security. It is recognized as a premium sliding camera phone in Dubai but the concern arises with the automatically slide out of camera set up while the device turns on. Oppo Find X specifications comprise of Snapdragon 845 processor with 8GB RAM, up to 512GB storage backed up with 3,730mAh battery. The dual camera set up of 16MP+20MP at the rear and a 25MP selfie shooter.
The best phones with pop-up cameras and sliders in 2018 have another addition and that is Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 in UAE. This smartphone mechanism is much appreciated by the customers as it well structured and functions manually. This smartphone slider mechanism finely hides the front-facing camera and sensors behind the large bezel-less 6.39-inch Super AMOLED display which is heftier and substantial yet the phone has strong satisfying grip but the rear camera set up remained placed habitually.
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Further, the integration of the earpiece through a simple cut-out passes sound to the actual earpiece packed within the sliding mechanism done with the creativity and insightfulness in the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3. This sliding camera phone relies on the traditional fingerprint scanner which is placed on the rear. However, this manual sliding camera of 2018 turns on and functions simply by just sliding the finger down on the display screen. The smartphone has the configurations of Snapdragon 845 processor with up to 10GB RAM and up to 256GB storage. The camera set up includes a 12MP+12MP dual camera set up at the rear and 24MP+2MP dual front shooter in the slider supported with the 3,200mAh battery.
The Chinese brand Huawei sub-brand Honor has also come up with the slider smartphone named as Honor Magic 2 in Dubai. The phone has the replicated sliding camera set up of Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 but it functions and slides out automatically. Interestingly, the Honor Magic 2 price in Dubai is quite high compared with the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 as one of the enhanced feature and differentiation point is the triple camera set up in Magic 2 at the rear and front instead dual.
The bezel-less display of 6.39-inch AMOLED screen, with no notch or interruption, is also impressive. This slider camera phone has all the sensors packed in the slider mechanism including front-facing sensors, the earpiece technique duplicated from the Xiaomi Mi 3, and sensors of 3D face recognition technology for quick and more secure face unlock potentials. The Honor Magic 2 internals are heftily incorporated with the Kirin 980 processor with up to 8GB RAM, up to 256GB storage and 3,500mAh battery. The triple camera set up of 16MP+16MP+24MP at rear whereas, the front has 16MP+2MP+2MP triple selfie shooter.
The year ending brought the most reasonable priced slider camera phone in 2018. The Lenovo Z5 Pro price in UAE is quite affordable in terms of the innovative body structure and integration of the trendy slider camera set up. The latest addition in the family of best phones with pop-up cameras and sliders in 2018 named as Lenovo Z5 Pro. It is a bezel-less mid-ranger eventually making the pop-up and slider camera phone accessibility on the mass level in Dubai or globally.
The smartphone resembles the Mi Mix 3 and Magic 2, however, it possesses a smooth sliding mechanism which hides the front-facing camera and sensors behind the huge display of 6.39-inch Super AMOLED. Consequently, the hidden earpiece on the device is also located on the slider mechanism conversely there is no visible cut-out ensures the neat crafting but doubts for the audio quality. It has a fastest in-display fingerprint scanner, noticeable chin at the bottom whereas, the specifications include Snapdragon 710 processor, 6GB RAM, up to 128GB storage backed up with 3,350mAh battery. The dual camera set up of 16MP+24MP at the rear and a 16MP+8MP dual front camera.
This pop-up and slider camera innovation in smartphones is appealing but it does raise the risk of durability as well, all the models and phones are released by the Chinese giants whereas, some of the unnoticeable creativity was also adopted by the newly famous Elephone through Elephone U2, Elephone U2 Pro, the Elephone PX and the Doogee Mix 4 (concept). The expectations of future releases are high in terms of full view bezel-less screen smartphones in 2019.