This is February and the air is already filled with romance. Yes, Valentine’s Day is very near and you are already raking your brain for some gift ideas that your beloved will hold dear to her heart. But wait, even if she is already flaunting a smartphone, giving her a brand new one with lot of value added features will make her happy. You have lot of exquisite choices comprising both budget options and latest flagships. Without really going for the exorbitantly priced iPhone X or Galaxy S8 Note 8, you can still find several lucrative options.
• iPhone 8
Are your better half an iPhone loyalist and sighs over the little backdated iPhone 5S she is using for few years? Why not give her a cutting edge iPhone without really going after something out of reach like iPhone X? Well, iPhone 8 launched just a few months ago still flaunts majority of the cutting edge attributes of iPhone X.
Weighing just 148g and with a dimension of 138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3mm it is a visibly slim phone. Running on iOS: iOS 11 it offers latest feature set of the iOS platform. The 4.7-inch flaunts a crystal sharp 750 x 1334 display. It comes with Apple’s latest CPU offering called A11 Bionic chipset. The 12MP rear camera and 7MP front camera with optical image stabilization ensures optimum image clarity. It is also the first iPhone version enabled with wireless and fast charging capacity.
• Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
If your girlfriend just doesn’t give a damn about the brand name and only considers value for money as the ultimate consideration, you have several great smartphones to gift her this Valentine’s Day. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 literally packs all the goodnesses of cutting edge smartphones within a great budget price. Though it comes at an unbelievably cheaper price tag it looks really premium and elegant with its 5.5-inch curved glass display. With full HD (1920 x 1080) 2.5D display gives everything a lively appearance on the screen.
The 2.0 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor coupled up with Adreno 506 GPU makes it a powerful phone for handling all high processing tasks like playing high-end games, streaming and multitasking. The 13-megapixel autofocus rear camera coupled up with dual tone LED flash offers ultimate crisp images. The 4100mAh battery offers pretty long battery life ranging from 5 hours to 12 hours depending upon usage.
• Samsung Galaxy S8
Do you want your your better half to lay hand on a really lucrative piece of smartphone not equalled by any other? Well, Samsung Galaxy S8 launched last year has been one of the most advanced offering from the company with a still approachable price tag. Flaunting a 5.80-inch touchscreen display with 1440 x 2960 pixel resolution it offers one of the best smartphone displays in the market.
Powered with 1.9GHz octa-core Samsung Exynos 8895 processor, 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage it is a pretty powerful phone for game playing, media and multitasking. Packing a 12-megapixel rear camera and a 8-megapixel selfie camera at the front it delivers pretty sharp images and video output.
• Huawei Honor 6X
Do you want to gift her a smartphone pretty uncompromising on every front while not costing a premium? Well, for budget minded gift options Huawei Honor 6X is really a credible option, especially if your beloved has an affair with smartphone photography. Featuring a 12-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front camera it is one of the best smartphones for photo shooting. Sporting a 5.5-inch Full HD display it costs a lot cheaper than most smartphones listed here.
On the performance side, you have several uncommon things with this smartphone. While most Android smartphones prefer snapdragon processors, it flaunts a Kirin 655 octa-core chipset with Mali-T830MP2 GPU along with 3GB RAM. There are actually two variants, respectively as the one with 32GB internal storage and 3GB RAM and 64GB internal storage with 4GB RAM. Your Valentine’s Day celebrations can really look bigger with your better half holding a Huawei Honor 6X in hand.
• Google Pixel 2
Already it has been named as the best camera phone in the market. So, if your beloved is very particular about image output more than anything else, the latest Google Pixel range is really the choice. The Google Pixel 2 still costs less than Samsung Galaxy S 8 or iPhone 8 but offers far enhanced camera performance while remaining competitive in all other fronts. It offers a stunning 12.2MP rear camera and 8MP front camera.
But, pixel count alone doesn’t tell you why it edges out all smartphones in camera output. Apart from optical image stabilization Pixel 2 comes with some image processing features that helps optimizing each captured image. It is also equipped with phase detection feature. Sporting a lightweight and slim design and offering great battery life it is an all-round phone for every walks of life. Maybe, a brand new Pixel 2 will make your girlfriend silently rejoice the gift year after year. Yes, Pixel 2 makes really a powerful gift for your Valentine.