This list showcases the best-selling smartphones of 2016-17 and it will be of no surprise that most of them areÂ flagship devices from the biggest tech companies on this planet. If you’re looking for the best phone that is currently on the market then this list will help in your decision making process. I won’t just give you a list of the top best selling mobile phones in the whole world but also give you an idea of the features and specifications that have made each phone a global hit.
The order of this article is based on an aggregate of sales numbers and data from sources that include:Â statista.com,Â phonearena.com andÂ fortune.com
7. Samsung Galaxy S6
The Samsung Galaxy S6 comes with a 5.1 inches Quad HD AMOLED panel with 2560Ă—1440 resolution (pixels). It comes with a generous 3 GB RAM that renders web browsing seamless not to mention faster gaming and easy multitasking. The camera at the back is 16 MP (Mega Pixels) with optical image stabilization while the camera at the front is a generous 5 MP just to be sure your selfies are always in sharp focus.
The Sony Xperia Z5 comes with 2.0 GHz Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 Octa Core processor, which is basically gobbledygook that means it works very fast and allows smooth multitasking. The phone has a 5.5 inches display and runs on Android v5.1 OS as standard but this is upgradable to Android v6.0 at no extra cost. It has one of the best cameras on the smartphone market with a 23 MP camera on the back that takes both pictures and video as well as a 5 MP camera on the front.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 has a 5.7 inches 2K AMOLED multi capacitive touchscreen that is uniquely controlled by a smart stylus pen (called â€śS- PENâ€ť). The phone is also powered by a powerful processor along with a 16 MP rear camera that comes with auto focus, geo tagging and impressive face detection software with true 4K video recording.
This smartphone features a 5.7 inches AMOLED display that delivers crisp picture quality. Inside, the smartphone runs on pure Android v6 Marshmallow OS. It has a 32 GB internal storage with 3 GB of RAM. There is a 12.3 MP primary camera and a 8 MP secondary camera to capture moments at the best quality and offers seamless internet connectivity.
The LG G5 is a recent output in the â€śGâ€ť franchise produced by LG. It comes with the flagship 5.3 inches QuadHD display that creates strikingly detailed images. It runs on Android v6.0.1 that comes with 16 MP front camera and an 8 MP rear camera that brings selfies to light even in very low light.
â€śEverythingâ€™s changedâ€ť is has now become much over-used, but even though the iPhone 6s has a very familiar iPhone design it has a surprising amount of innovation and this might go some way to explain why it is the best selling phone on the market right now. Some of the features that stand out are things like itâ€™s new 12MP camera, 4K video, 3D Touch, 4G LTE and speeds that are almost twice as fast as its predecessor.
This is a flagship Samsung device features a 5.5 inch display to striking detail (through QuadHD Super AMOLED). 12 MP primary camera with Dual pixel technology, which means faster and smoother auto focus as well as a 5 MP selfie taking camera on the back, both of them capture some astonishingly clear pictures. For this phone enabled with 4G, there is a 32 GB internal memory and 4 GB RAM.