4K video recording is no longer a USP of DSLR cameras. Smartphone brands have launched several mobile devices that can capture 4K videos. In terms of quality, the 4K video format is the best modern smartphones can offer. The devices with this capability are usually accompanied by powerful processors and cameras. While the 4K recording feature initially showed up in premium flagship devices, it has trickled down to mid-range devices now. Dying to capture Ultra HD videos in a limited budget? Read more to find about 5 Best Smartphones With 4K Video Recording Under Rs 25000
Xiaomi Mi5 5 32GB (currently available at Rs 20,900 onwards)
The powerful smartphone comes with impressive cameras. It features a 16MP rear camera with Sony’s new IMX298 sensor, phase -detection autofocus (PDAF), and 4K video recording capabilities. There is also a 4MP front camera with 80-degree wide angle lens for selfies. However, the 32GB internal storage is not expandable. You might have to use cloud storage.
The metallic handset sports a 5.15-inch full HD (1080p) display with a 3D glass back panel. It is powered by a 2.1GHz Snapdragon 820 processor along with 3GB RAM and an Adreno 530 GPU. The Android (6.0 Marshmallow) smartphone comes with Xiaomi’s MIUI 7 interface. It is backed by a 3,000mAh battery with Quick charge 3.0 support.
Moto Z Play 32GB (currently available at Rs 24,499 onwards)
The Moto Z series handset comes with many premium features including fast charging, impressive cameras, and support for Moto Mods. It sports a 16MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, laser autofocus, phase detection autofocus (PDAF), 4K video recording and a dual-colour LED flash. The 5MP front camera comes with a LED flash for selfies. The 32GB internal storage can be further expanded up to 2TB via a micro SD card.
The Moto Z Play 32GB sports a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display with full HD resolution. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor along with 3GB RAM and an Adreno 506 GPU. The Android (6.0.1 Marshmallow) smartphone is backed by a 3,510mAh Li-polymer battery that supports turbocharging.
Apple iPhone SE 32GB (currently available at Rs 21,190 onwards)
The Apple iPhone SE offers latest specs and features in a small form factor. Both cameras on the device can capture impressive images and videos. It sports a 12MP rear camera that can record 4K videos (3840 x 2160 pixels). The front camera can record full HD (720p) videos.
The Apple iPhone SE 32GB sports a 4-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 640 x 1,136 pixels. It is powered by a 1.84GHz dual-core processor along with coprocessor M9, 2GB of RAM and PowerVR GT7600 graphics engine. The iOS (v9.3) device is backed by a 1,642mAh Li-polymer battery that offers up to 14 hours of talk-time. Other features include 4G LTE support and a fingerprint sensor.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 (currently available at Rs 19,498 onwards)
The powerful smartphone offers superb features at a great price. The 12MP rear camera comes with a f/2.2 aperture and a dual LED flash. of f2.2. The camera features include 4K video recording capability, exposure compensation, burst mode, panorama, ISO control, continuous shooting, and High Dynamic Range mode (HDR). The 5MP front camera comes with f2.0 aperture. The 64GB internal memory can be further expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.
The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 sports a 6.4-inch IPS LCD display with a full HD resolution. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 processor along with 4GB RAM and an Adreno 506 graphics processor. The Android (7.0 Nougat) smartphone is backed by a 5,300mAh Li-ion battery with fast charging support.
LeEco Le Max 2 32GB (currently available at Rs 14,999 onwards)
The LeEco smartphone offers a nice combo of specifications and features at an affordable price. However, the 32GB internal storage is non-expandable. On the camera front, it sports a 21MP rear camera with Sony IMX230 sensor, phase detection autofocus (PDAF), optical image stabilization (OIS), 4K video recording and f/2.0 aperture. The 8MP front camera comes with f/2.2 aperture.
The LeEco Le Max 2 32GB sports a 5.7-inch large super retina display with WQHD resolution (1440 x 2560 pixels). It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor along with 4GB RAM and an Adreno 530 GPU. The Android (6.0.1 Marshmallow) smartphone come with LeEco’s customized EUI 5.5. It is backed by a 3100 mAh Li-polymer battery with Quick Charging v3.0 support.