The display is one of the main elements of modern smartphones. If earlier manufacturers measured the thickness of their devices, now everything is measured by diagonals. If in 2017, the 5-inch smartphone was something mundane, today it is already some kind of curiosity. After all, the market is already dominated by 6-inch models. And about smartphones with best screens in 2018, we will tell today.
But before we begin to list the best displays of smartphones in 2018, we will talk about what qualities it must possess in order to be considered the best. After all, the larger the screen, The display the more conspicuous its flaws are.
Criteria of The smartphones with
1. It should be brighter than 500 cd / cm².
2. The error in displaying colors should be less than 5 (Delta E2000).
3. The values in gray scale should be fairly accurate.
4. Its refresh rate should be able to handle shared content.
5. The color temperature should be below 8000K but above 6500 K.
But all these indicators for the average user are useless, while for expert evaluation of gadgets, they are of great importance. Therefore, in order to identify the smartphones with best screens in 2018, Android Authority collaborated with Spectracal experts. In the end, they chose 8 smartphones with
8. Google Pixel 3 XL
The first from the tail was Pixel 3 XL. The previous generation of Pixel had some problems with color rendering, but the new Pixel has much better things to do with it. In the end, they were appreciated by Android Authority experts and Spectracal experts.
The 6.3-inch screen 3 XL got a huge cut-out top the few is support for HDR and Always On. Also, there are different color modes, for example, the function of enhancing the color saturation with the sRGB color coverage extended by 10%.
7. OnePlus 6T
OnePlus 6T is not just entered the number of smartphone with best screens of 2018, it has the largest screen among them.
It has excellent brightness, the maximum value of which is 600 nits. Moreover, there is a cutout at the top of the screen and, unlike most models of the first half of the year, it got an eat, drop-shaped shape, instead of a huge brick. In addition, it is one of the few smartphones with a fingerprint scanner on the screen.
6. Razer Phone 2
According to the Android Authority, the Razer Phone 2, this is the best gaming smartphone of 2018, but also its5.72-inch panel is among the best displays of smartphones of 2018. In addition, he has the smallest.
The basis of the IPS matrix transistors formed IGZO. Compared with the previous generation, the display has become brighter in two, now its maximum brightness is 580 nits. In addition, it also supports HDR and DCI-P3. As a result, Razer Phone 2 pleases with more saturated colors in games and videos.
5. Vivo V11 Pro
The last of the new products by the Chinese company Vivo meets all modern trends. This is a glass case, a huge display with a cutout at the top, dual camera and so on.
But today we are only interested in its screen, and it is really notable for the V11 Pro. Paired with another Chinese flagship OnePlus 6T, it has the largest screen diagonal, among those represented here. And this is not where their similarities end. He also got a finger print scanner built into the screen. Moreover, its notch also acquired an eat appearance, only in
4. Xiaomi Mi 8
Screen Mi 8 turned out really good.
It fully reveals the full potential of the AMOLED matrix. Not the last role in this is played by a good screen calibration, according to the manufacturer, it is calibrated according to the DCI-P3 standard. As a result, the display has many settings, as well as the Always on mode appeared, so the date, time and notifications are always displayed on the locked screen. And even the bright sun is nothing for him, there is fading, but it is insignificant.
3. Samsung Galaxy S9
In third place was the compact version of the Korean flagship in 2018.
At the same time, it is worth noting that the curved S9 screen is not only one of the best, but also one of the smallest among those presented here. Its diagonal is “only” 5.8 inches. The display is replete with colorful and vivid colors. Moreover, everyone can adjust the colors, both towards more natural and towards brighter, in accordance with their preferences. Check
2. Huawei Mate 20 Pro
The presentation of the Huawei Mate 20Pro took place relatively recently, just two months ago. The main feature of the model was its triple main camera. But after a while, other advantages
The display of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro received a slight bend on the sides, then it resembles Samsung and a cutout is present at the top. In general, it is comfortable in work, has a fast response, provides brightness and natural colors. But its most interesting feature is
In essence, the Mate 20 Pro is a clear demonstration of Huawei’s ability to introduce new technologies and innovations into its devices. And a fingerprint scanner, one of them. But, it is worth noting, not the most successful. We are all accustomed to the fact that it is necessary to bring a finger to a regular scanner and the phone is unlocked. But with the built-in screen scanner Mate 20 Pro, the situation is different. It is necessary to fully press his finger and wait a few seconds. In addition, it is not highlighted on the screen, so you have to look for it in the blind. As a
1. Samsung Galaxy Note 9
The smartphone with the best screen of 2018 is a Galaxy Note 9 phablet.
Every year, the Note line models are headed by all sorts of smartphone ratings. And Note 9 was no exception.