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This is how the pop-up selfie camera works on the Vivo NEX

The Vivo NEX’s front-facing camera is one of the coolest things we’ve seen in years.

Vivo may not be that well-known here in the U.S., but on June 12, the company unveiled what’s easily one of the most interesting phones we’ve seen in 2018. The Vivo NEX is the closest we’ve gotten so far to a truly “bezel-less” smartphone, and to achieve this, Vivo did something awfully unique with the front-facing camera.

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Best Selfie Camera Phone in 2018

The front-facing camera is the window to your soul. Here’s the best one.

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Best overall Google Pixel 2 / Pixel 2 XL

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The Google Pixel 2 takes amazing selfies. Google’s 8MP front-facing camera may not have the autofocus of the Galaxy S9, but it doesn’t need it: it’s incredible at picking up the foreground subject (that’s  [Read More…]

Future Essential Phone could have a pop-up selfie camera

This is how you make bezel-less smartphones.

We saw a lot of exciting tech at this year’s Mobile World Congress, but one phone that stole our hearts the most was Vivo’s Apex concept phone. The Apex is Vivo’s idea of what our phones could look like in the near future, and one of the most stunning parts of the Apex was its 90%+ screen-to-body ratio. Rather than adopting the infamous notch, Vivo achieved this by hiding the front-facing camera  [Read More…]

BLUBOO introduces new, innovative selfie solution with the BLUBOO S2 (Promoted)

Since its unveiling a last week, the BLUBOO S2 has been making some waves with its innovative – and perhaps gimmicky – flip-up camera sensor. Up until now, it’s been mostly rumor and concept; and indeed, the design has changed significantly since August, where we spied a very different look, one without the flip-up camera […]

Sony ups its selfie game with the Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra

Sony today at CES 2018 unveiled two new middle-range phones from the XA line – the Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra – which bring some interesting capabilities to the table, especially in the selfie department. But unlike other smartphone makes, Sony doesn’t seem to be rushing to jump on board the bezel-less 18:9 aspect […]

Samsung introduces Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) with dual selfie cameras, Gear VR support

Samsung today introduced the latest members of the Galaxy A series, the Galaxy A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018), the successors of the Galaxy A5 (2017) and A7 (2017). Often leaked in the past few months, the two smartphones will be on display at CES 2018 in a few weeks, where more details about availability and […]

Upcoming HTC U11 EYEs (Ocean Harmony) could arrive with a dual selfie camera

Remember the HTC Desire EYE smartphone which launched back in 2014? Well, it looks like the Taiwanese company is looking to bring back the “EYE” naming scheme. Well sort of. According to reliable leakster, @evleaks HTC is gearing up to unveil a new handset dubbed the U11 EYEs. This is the same device previously known […]

Blitzwolf BW-BS3 Selfie Stick review

For only $ 15-$ 20 there’s a lot more at play here than you might expect. The removable shutter button, tripod functionality, and the overall build quality make this one worth every penny.

ASUS announces five ZenFone 4 variants: Original, Pro, Max Pro, Selfie, and Selfie Pro

ASUS has announced the ZenFone 4. While the number “4” for 4 variants would’ve been ideal marketing (ASUS had 3 variants for the ZenFone 3), the Taiwanese Android OEM has emerged with five ZenFone 4 variants: ZenFone 4 (Original), ZenFone 4 Pro, ZenFone 4 Max Pro, ZenFone 4 Selfie, and ZenFone 4 Selfie Pro. All […]

Best Selfie Sticks for Galaxy S8

But first… Let me tell you that they’re not as bad as everyone says.

I’m as against selfie culture as anyone, but when you and the missus (or mister) are out on vacation and don’t feel like bothering anyone to take a photo of you, a selfie stick and really come in handy. And I’d honestly rather use a selfie stick than hand my Galaxy S8 to a stranger.

Here are the best selfie sticks to use  [Read More…]