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Under Display Camera Phones List | 2022 Edition

We have created an under-display camera phone list to let you know which smartphones featuring under-display cameras are available to purchase. A while back no one knew if a hidden camera under-screen would be possible, but recently with a few entries now in the market, the dream of achieving a 100% screen-to-body ratio might come true soon. Let’s move to the listing.

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Under Display Camera Phones in 2022

ZTE Nubia Red Magic 7 Pro

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The ZTE Nubia Red Magic 7 Pro has a 6.8-inch AMOLED screen with FHD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate and is powered by a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor with up to 16GB of RAM and up to 1TB of storage. Powered by a 5000mAh battery with 135W fast charging, this device has pressure-sensitive triggers, as well as a 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP rear camera array, which works hand in hand with a 16 MP selfie camera of the type UDC hidden under the screen, this being one of the most important aspects of the phone.

Highlights:

  • A freaking 135W fast charging
  • UD camera
  • The only gaming phone with a true full-screen experience (no notch)
  • The best configuration for gaming right now (May 2022) includes SD 8 Gen1 + 18GB RAM + 512GB storage (UFS 3.1 + LPDDR5) + 165Hz refresh rate + 720Hz touch sampling rate + a dedicated cooling system with a fan
  • Retained 3.5mm audio jack

Specs:

  • 166.3 x 77.1 x 10mm and 235 g
  • 6.8″ AMOLED Display, 387ppi
  • Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, 8GB RAM, 128GB / 12GB RAM, 128GB / 12GB RAM, 256GB / 16GB RAM, 256GB / 16GB RAM, 512GB / 18GB RAM, 512GB / 16GB RAM, 1TB eMMC 5.0 Storage
  • 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP triple rear and 16 MP under-display front camera
  • WiFi 6 + Bluetooth 5.2 + Fingerprint reader + NFC
  • Li-Ion 5000mAh non-removable battery with Fast charging 65W – Global + Fast charging 135W, 100% in 15 min (advertised) – China + Power Delivery 3.0
  • Android 12, Redmagic 5.0

Price: Around 838.21 USD / Around 800 EUR / Around 678.18 Pounds

ZTE Axon 40 Ultra

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The ZTE Axon 40 Ultra comes with a 6.8-inch AMOLED screen with Full HD+ resolution and a 144 Hz refresh rate. Inside, we find a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor accompanied by up to 16GB of RAM and up to 1TB of internal storage, and a battery of 5000mAh with a fast charge. The Axon 40 Ultra has a 64 MP + 64 MP + 64 MP triple camera with OIS and 5.7x optical zoom, and the 16 MP selfie camera is hidden under the screen, just like previous generations, but with drastically improved quality.

Highlights:

  • Literally the best UD camera effect and quality (May 2022)
  • The best camera configuration in this list (May 2022)
  • Snapdragon 8 Gen1
  • The best display in this list (May 2022) includes 144Hz AMOLED with HDR 10+
  • 80W Fast Charging

Specs:

  • 163.2 x 73.5 x 8.4mm and 204 g
  • 6.8″ AMOLED Display, 400ppi
  • Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, 8GB RAM, 256GB / 12GB RAM, 256GB / 12GB RAM, 512GB / 16GB RAM, 1TB eMMC 5.0 Storage
  • 64 MP + 64 MP + 64 MP triple rear and 16 MP under-display front camera
  • WiFi 6 + Bluetooth 5.2 + Fingerprint reader + NFC
  • Li-Ion 5000mAh non-removable battery with Fast charging 80W + Quick Charge 4+ + USB Power Delivery 3.0 with PPS
  • Android 12, MyOS 12

Price: Around 733.43 USD / Around 700 EUR / Around 593.40 Pounds

Under Display Camera Phones in 2021

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3

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The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G has a 7.6-inch internal AMOLED FHD+ screen and a 6.2-inch internal AMOLED FHD+ screen, both of which have an adaptive refresh rate of 120Hz. The inner screen hides a 4 MP selfie camera, being the first Samsung smartphone with such technology. Likewise, a 10 MP selfie camera is located on the external screen, complementing the main camera arrangement that consists of three 12 MP wide, ultrawide, and telephoto lenses respectively, with OIS.

Highlights:

  • Obviously, foldability
  • Snapdragon 888
  • The largest display phone on this list
  • AMOLED with 120Hz

Specs:

  • 158.2 x 128.1 x 6.4mm (Unfolded), 158.2 x 67.1 x 14.4-16mm (Folded), and 271 g
  • Glass front (Folded), Plastic front (Unfolded), Anti-scratch Glass (Back) + Aluminium (Frame)
  • 7.6″ Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display, 374ppi + Cover display: 6.2″ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display
  • Snapdragon 888 5G, 12GB RAM, 256GB / 12GB RAM, 512GB eMMC 5.0 Storage
  • 12 MP + 12 MP + 12 MP triple rear and 4 MP under display front camera + 10 MP cover camera
  • 5G/4G optional + WiFi 6 + Bluetooth 5.2 + Fingerprint reader + NFC
  • Li-Ion 4400mAh non-removable battery with Fast charging 25W + Fast wireless charging 11W + Reverse wireless charging 4.5W
  • Android 11 + One UI 3.1.1

Price: Around 1,800.00 USD / Around 1,556.71 EUR / Around 1,315.31 Pounds

Xiaomi Mix 4

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The Xiaomi Mix 4 is the fourth incarnation of the Mi Mix series, which incorporates new technologies such as the CUP, the selfie camera hidden under its 6.67-inch AMOLED screen with FHD+ resolution, and 120Hz refresh rate. Inside, a Snapdragon 888+ processor powers the Mix 4, along with options of 8GB or 12GB of RAM and 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB of internal storage. The triple camera of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 has a 108 MP main lens, 13 MP ultra-wide, and 8 MP periscope lens, with OIS. Its 20 MP selfie camera is hidden under the screen, with technology developed by Xiaomi. Power is provided by a 4,500mAh battery that supports fast charging of 120W by cable or 50W wirelessly.

Highlights:

  • Snapdragon 888+
  • 120W Fast charging + 50W wireless charging
  • FHD+ AMOLED with 120Hz refresh rate
  • 108MP triple camera with periscope + IOS
  • One of the most elegant looking phones on the list with a ceramic back

Specs:

  • 162.6 x 75.4 x 8mm and 225 g
  • Anti-scratch Glass (Front) + Aluminum (Frame) + Ceramic (Back)
  • 6.67″ AMOLED Display, 395ppi
  • Snapdragon 888+, 8GB RAM, 128GB / 8GB RAM, 256GB / 12GB RAM, 256GB / 12GB RAM, 512GB eMMC 5.0 Storage (expandable via dedicated microSD slot)
  • 108 MP + 8 MP + 13 MP triple rear and 20 MP under display front camera
  • 5G/4G + WiFi 6 + Bluetooth 5.2 + Fingerprint reader + NFC
  • Li-Ion 4500mAh non-removable battery with Fast charging 120W, 100% in 15 min (advertised) + Fast wireless charging 50W, 100% in 28 min (advertised) + Quick Charge 4 + Power Delivery 3.0
  • Android 11 + MIUI 12.5

Price: Around 937.52 USD / Around 806.60 EUR / Around 679.59 Pounds

ZTE Axon 30 5G

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The ZTE Axon 30 5G comes with its selfie camera hidden under its 6.92-inch AMOLED screen with Full FHD+ resolution, and 120Hz refresh rate. Inside, a Snapdragon 870G processor and Adreno 650 GPU power it, along with options of 6GB, 8GB, or 12GB of RAM, and 128GB or 256GB of internal storage. The quad-camera of the ZTE Axon 30 5G has a 64 MP main lens, 8 MP ultra-wide, 2 PM depth lens, and a 5 MP macro lens. Its 16 MP selfie camera is hidden under the screen. Power is provided by a 4,200mAh battery that supports fast charging of 55W.

Highlights:

  • Snapdragon 870
  • One of the most affordable under-display camera phones on the list
  • 55W fast charging
  • FHD+ AMOLED with 120Hz refresh rate

Specs:

  • 170.2 x 77.8 x 7.8mm and 189 g
  • Anti-scratch Glass (Front) + Plastic (Frame) + Plastic (Back)
  • 6.92″ AMOLED Display, 400ppi
  • Snapdragon 870 5G, 6GB RAM, 128GB / 8GB RAM, 128GB / 8GB RAM, 256GB / 12GB RAM, 256GB eMMC 5.0 Storage (expandable via dedicated microSD slot)
  • 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 5 MP rear and 16 MP under display front camera
  • 5G/4G + WiFi 6 + Bluetooth 5.1 + Fingerprint reader + NFC
  • Li-Ion 4200mAh non-removable battery with Fast charging 65W + USB Power Delivery + Quick Charge 4+
  • Android 11 + MyOS 11

Price: Around 578.14 USD / Around 500 EUR / Around 422.46 Pounds

Under Display Camera Phones in 2020

ZTE Axon 20

ZTE Axon 20

The ZTE Axon 20 was launched on the market as the first smartphone in the world with an under-screen front camera, that is, without perforations, notch, or space that disturbs the view. It has a 6.92-inch OLED screen at Full HD + resolution and is powered by a Snapdragon 765G processor with available variants of 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, or 8GB of RAM with 256GB of internal storage. It has a quad-camera array 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP on its back, while its front camera for selfies is hidden under the screen with a 32MP lens.

Highlights:

  • Snapdragon 765G
  • The first under-display camera phone in the world
  • The largest display in the Axon series
  • FHD+ AMOLED with 90Hz display

Specs:

  • 172.1 x 77.9 x 8mm and 198 g
  • Anti-scratch Glass (Front) + Plastic (Frame) + Glass or eco leather (Back)
  • 6.92″ OLED Display, 400ppi
  • Snapdragon 765G 5G, 6GB RAM, 128GB / 8GB RAM, 128GB / 8GB RAM, 256GB eMMC 5.0 Storage (expandable via dedicated microSD slot)
  • 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP rear and 32 MP under display front camera
  • 4G + WiFi AC + Bluetooth 5.1 + Fingerprint reader + NFC
  • Li-Ion 4220mAh non-removable battery with Fast charging 30W, 60% in 30 min (advertised) + Quick Charge 4+
  • Android 10 + MiFavor 10.5

Price: Around 832.52 USD / Around 720 EUR / Around 608.35 Pounds

Vivo APEX 2020 (A phone that never got an official release)

Vivo APEX 2020 Under Display Camera Phones List

In our under-display camera phones list comes Vivo APEX 2020. This Vivo phone comes with a 6.45-inch FHD+ screen that hugs the sides of the phone to dispense with the physical volume and power buttons. It works hand in hand with the Snapdragon 865 processor, and it comes with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. Also, on its back, there is the main camera with 16MP + 48MP sensors and a 16MP camera under its screen.

This phone is a concept phone and never got an official release.

Highlights:

  • One of the best design language
  • Snapdragon 865

Specs:

  • 157.2 x 66.2 x 8.8mm and 169 g
  • Anti-scratch Glass (Front)
  • 6.45″ IPS LCD Display, 398ppi
  • Snapdragon 865, 12GB RAM, 256GB eMMC 5.0 Storage
  • 48 MP + 16 MP dual rear and 16 MP under-display front camera
  • 4G + WiFi 6 + Bluetooth 5.1 + Fingerprint reader + NFC
  • Li-Ion non-removable battery with Fast charging 60W
  • Android 10

Price: Around 867.36 USD / Around 750.13 EUR / Around 633.80 Pounds

Also Read: All The Best Phones With 4K Display Listed | 2021 Edition

Note: Having mentioned those phones, it’s worth noting that there are several companies working on under-screen camera devices, including Realme, Samsung, Motorola with the Moto Edge X30 Under-Screen Camera Edition, and Apple with the iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 16.

FAQ

What is an under-display camera?

As its name suggests, it is a type of camera that is located under the phone screen, so that it cannot be seen.

What are the under-display camera advantages and disadvantages?

Advantages:
1. Makes way for elegant displays.
2. Saves space

Disadvantage:
1. They are more expensive and the camera quality reduces a bit.

How does under camera display works?

The camera has to adapt and the screen has to become transparent when a photo is to be taken, to capture it with the best quality and allow light to pass through. Also, there needs to be continuity between the rest of the screen and the area in which said the objective is located. In addition, the software must adapt as well, to be able to improve the image alteration.

Is an under-display camera possible?

Yes, with the help of OLED displays it is possible to have an under-display camera.

Changelog: This article was updated on May 18, 2022, and the following aspects were added:

  • Highlights of the phones.
  • Special phone specifications.
  • Phones added to the list: ZTE Axon 30 5G, ZTE Nubia Red Magic 7 Pro, and ZTE Axon 40 Ultra.

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