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Posted · Original PosterOP

Hey, I'm looking get a new phone, I've got about $300 aud. I need a phone with a decent video camera - I'm tossing up between the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 and the Samsung Galaxy s7. Or is there a completely different phone I should be considering? Thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks

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14 minutes ago, Gamer1012 said:

Hey, I'm looking get a new phone, I've got about $300 aud. I need a phone with a decent video camera - I'm tossing up between the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 and the Samsung Galaxy s7. Or is there a completely different phone I should be considering? Thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks

Neither. S8. The S7 is a very old phone by now.

 

Redmi's are made of plasitc, which is yucky.


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Just now, SenpaiKaplan said:

Neither. S8. The S7 is a very old phone by now.

 

Redmi's are made of plasitc, which is yucky.

I can't afford the s8.

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Just now, Gamer1012 said:

I can't afford the s8.

I would honestly recommend saving up then. Neither phone is worth your money, imo.


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Posted · Original PosterOP
Just now, SenpaiKaplan said:

I would honestly recommend saving up then. Neither phone is worth your money, imo.

Ok, I'll definitely think about that.

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17 minutes ago, Gamer1012 said:

the Samsung Galaxy s7

just basic phone functions? anything features in mind(games/ screen size etc)?

s7 is still a great option with lots of developers support , xda forum

 

lg g6 should be around same price, but with better audio

 

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Just now, dgsddfgdfhgs said:

just basic phone functions? anything features in mind(games/ screen size etc)?

s7 is still a great option with lots of developers support , xda forum

 

lg g6 should be around same price, but with better audio

 

I really don't mind. I'm planning on using basic social media and that's it. The thing I want is a good video camera.

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11 minutes ago, Gamer1012 said:

I really don't mind. I'm planning on using basic social media and that's it. The thing I want is a good video camera.

according to https://www.digitaltrends.com/mobile/lg-g6-vs-galaxy-s7-vs-galaxy-s7-edge/

g6 has slightly better camera

 

and.....

https://www.phonearena.com/news/LG-G6-camera-comparison_id91491

s7 has slightly better camera

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On 3/14/2019 at 10:28 PM, Gamer1012 said:

Hey, I'm looking get a new phone, I've got about $300 aud. I need a phone with a decent video camera - I'm tossing up between the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 and the Samsung Galaxy s7. Or is there a completely different phone I should be considering? Thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks

My mom and sister had S7's, they were piles of horse shit. Just saying. 

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