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best smartphone to take pictures

by robotnix / June 2, 2013 2:49 AM PDT

hi,

I want to get a smartphone... iphone5, Samsung s4, htc one... I wanted the new htc but I use also my phone to take pictures of my kid sometimes so I want something that takes great pictures.

I used to have an iphone 4, it was decent to take pictures with all the apps you could on the fly take a picture, touch it and save it.

so which phone you have tested that has the best camera to take quality pictures? sure I can buy a smart camera but I rather have a device that,s always on me to take my pictures.

I don,t want windows phones so nokias are a no go for me.

the new Samsung has a high res camera ayone has some experience taking pictures with that camera?

thank you!

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This should be in those reviews.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 2, 2013 3:02 AM PDT

But why not the Nokias if this is truly the question? I rarely find the OS to matter.
Bob

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He clearly doesn't want Windows because...
by Pepe7 / June 2, 2013 11:25 AM PDT

...as you already know, you get a crappy marketplace vs Android or iOS.

cheers

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But the camera is the goal.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 3, 2013 2:57 AM PDT

Everything else is in second or later places on the need/want list.

Give it a year and you'll see the new camera sensors in other phones.
Bob

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Look at the HTC One
by Pepe7 / June 2, 2013 11:29 AM PDT

Nice camera & software if you ask me. Probably slightly better low light performance than my wife's iPhone 5, from my tests anyway. Otherwise, if that's not a pressing issue, flip a coin, spin the bottle, etc. The built in cameras have come a long way from prior smartphones, but still do not hold a candle to most of the $199 point and shoot digital cameras currently for sale.

Truth be told though, the capability of the photographer matters more than the hardware. I have seen some absolutely stunning galleries of photos taken by others with the equivalent of my three year old iPhone 4, FWIW.

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super
by bhuvanesh123321 / June 4, 2013 10:30 AM PDT

htc one

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best smartphone to take pictures
by noyon911 / June 8, 2013 12:58 AM PDT

I think "sony erricson" smartphone is realy great to take picture. Happy

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samsung or htc one are the best
by philipcarter99 / June 10, 2013 4:17 PM PDT

Hi ,go for samsung or htc one .........

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