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The OnePlus 7T is one of the best triple camera phones in our book.

Huawei gave us the first phone with a triple-camera setup with the Huawei P20 Pro. Since then, we’ve seen quite a few other triple camera phones from many other manufacturers including Samsung, Xiaomi, OnePlus, and more. Here is a list of our favorites!

Best triple camera phones:

Editor’s note: We’ll be updating this list of the best triple camera phones regularly as new devices launch.


1. Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus -- best triple camera phone

The Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus share the same triple camera setup, consisting of a 12MP standard sensor, 16MP ultra-wide snapper, and 12MP 2x telephoto camera. This means you’ve got a camera for most situations. You’ll find a single 10MP shooter on the front of the S10, while its bigger sibling comes with an additional 8MP sensor.

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The phones are almost identical when it comes to specs, but the S10 Plus has a bigger screen, a larger battery, and an additional 8MP front-facing sensor to complement the 10MP selfie camera. Otherwise, both phones are water-resistant, support wireless charging, and offer flagship power.


Samsung Galaxy S10 specs:

  • Display: 6.1-inch, QHD+
  • Chipset: SD 855 or Exynos 9820
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Storage: 128/512GB
  • Cameras: 12, 12, and 16MP
  • Front camera: 10MP
  • Battery: 3,400mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus specs:

  • Display: 6.4-inch, QHD+
  • SoC: SD 855 or Exynos 9820
  • RAM: 8/12GB
  • Storage: 128/512GB and 1TB
  • Cameras: 12, 12, and 16MP
  • Front cameras: 10 and 8MP
  • Battery: 4,100mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


2. LG V50 ThinQ

LG V50 ThinQ with three cameras

LG’s phone business has seen better days, but there’s no denying that the LG V50 ThinQ has a very impressive spec sheet. The all-important triple camera setup delivers a 12MP primary camera, 16MP ultra-wide sensor, and 12MP 2x telephoto snapper.

Other notable features include the Snapdragon 855 processor, a 4,000mAh battery, quad DAC audio hardware, a headphone port, and wireless charging. This is also one of the few 5G phones out on the market, so consider this device if you’re on the hunt for a 5G phone with a triple rear camera.


LG V50 ThinQ specs:

  • Display: 6.4-inch, QHD+
  • SoC: Snapdragon 855
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Storage: 128GB
  • Cameras: 12, 12, and 16MP
  • Front cameras: 8 and 5MP
  • Battery: 4,000mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


3. Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro

Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro red blue black color comparison

Xiaomi is arguably the king of affordable smartphones, and the Mi 9T Pro (known as the Redmi K20 Pro in China and India) continues this great tradition. You’re getting a ton of features for the price, starting with the Snapdragon 855 processor, 4,000mAh battery, 6.39-inch full screen OLED screen, and pop-up selfie camera design.

Read: Xiaomi Mi Note 10 review — A photographer’s Swiss Army knife

Check the back of the phone and you’ll find a triple camera layout, delivering a 48MP main camera, 8MP 2x telephoto sensor, and 13MP ultra-wide snapper. The addition of an in-display fingerprint sensor and headphone port are just two more features that make the Mi 9T Pro a great package.


Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro specs:

  • Display: 6.39-inch, Full HD+
  • SoC: Snapdragon 855
  • RAM: 6/8/12GB
  • Storage: 64/128/256GB
  • Cameras: 48, 13, and 8MP
  • Front camera: 20MP
  • Battery: 4,000mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


4. Sony Xperia 1 and Xperia 5

Sony Xperia 1 -- triple camera

The Sony Xperia 1 marks a rather different take on the flagship phone in some ways. For one, Sony has opted for a 21:9 screen ratio that results in a very tall phone. The company has also insisted on offering a 4K HDR screen, making it an interesting choice for multimedia.

Check the back of the phone and you’ve got three 12MP cameras for standard, ultra-wide, and 2x telephoto snaps. Otherwise, Sony’s flagship also delivers a 3,300mAh battery, 6GB of RAM, and up to 128GB of storage.

Sony has also released the Xperia 5 in recent months, and it differs from the Xperia 1 by offering a slightly smaller battery and a smaller, 6.1-inch screen (Full HD+). Most of the other specs — including the three cameras at the back — are the same between the two devices.


Sony Xperia 1 specs:

  • Display: 6.5-inch, 4K
  • SoC: Snapdragon 855
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Storage: 64/128GB
  • Cameras: 12, 12, and 12MP
  • Front camera: 8MP
  • Battery: 3,330mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


Sony Xperia 5 specs:

  • Display: 6.1-inch, Full HD+
  • SoC: Snapdragon 855
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Storage: 128GB
  • Cameras: 12, 12, and 12MP
  • Front camera: 8MP
  • Battery: 3,140mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


5. Huawei P30

Huawei P30 back 1

Next up on our list of the best triple camera phones is the Huawei P30. The Pro version upgrades you to a quad-camera setup, but the standard device is cheaper and still delivers a flagship-level experience.

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The Huawei P30 comes with three rear cameras, namely a 40MP primary sensor, an 8MP 3x telephoto lens, and a 16MP ultra-wide snapper. Huawei’s primary camera also features an RYYB color filter rather than the RGB filter found on all other smartphone cameras, enabling unparalleled low-light performance.

Other solid specs include a 3,650mAh battery, 32MP selfie camera, 3.5mm port, and in-display fingerprint sensor.


Huawei P30 specs:

  • Display: 6.1-inch, Full HD+
  • SoC: Kirin 980
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Storage: 128GB
  • Cameras: 40, 16, and 8MP
  • Front camera: 32MP
  • Battery: 3,650mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


6. OnePlus 7T series

OnePlus 7T camera detail angle frosted silver

The OnePlus 7 Pro stole the limelight from the vanilla OnePlus 7, as the brand reserved most of the big upgrades for the Pro model instead. Fortunately, the OnePlus 7T is more than just an incremental refresh.

Opt for the OnePlus 7T and you’re getting that slick 90Hz OLED screen and a triple rear camera setup (48MP, 16MP ultra-wide, and 13MP telephoto). This is a notable upgrade from the OnePlus 7’s 60Hz OLED screen and 48MP+5MP dual rear camera combo.

You can’t go wrong with the OnePlus 7T Pro either, although the gap between the two models is rather small right now. The main reasons to opt for the Pro over the standard model is the slightly bigger battery, 3x telephoto camera, and pop-up design.


OnePlus 7T specs:

  • Display: 6.55-inch, Full HD+
  • SoC: Snapdragon 855 Plus
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Storage: 128/256GB
  • Cameras: 48, 16, and 12MP
  • Front camera: 16MP
  • Battery: 3,800mAh
  • Software: Android 10


OnePlus 7T Pro specs:

  • Display: 6.67-inch, QHD+
  • SoC: Snapdragon 855 Plus
  • RAM: 8/12GB
  • Storage: 256GB
  • Cameras: 48, 16, and 8MP
  • Front camera: 16MP
  • Battery: 4,085mAh
  • Software: Android 10


7. Samsung Galaxy Note 10

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 with three rear cameras

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 is one of two Samsung flagships for the second half of the year, but while the Plus model packs four rear cameras, the standard variant makes the list by virtue of having three cameras. Yes, you’ve got a 12MP main camera, a 12MP 2x telephoto sensor, and a 16MP ultra-wide snapper.

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Samsung’s device also offers the Snapdragon 855 or Exynos 9825 chipset, 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of fixed storage. Other standout specs include a 6.3-inch Full HD+ OLED screen with an in-display fingerprint sensor, IP68 water/dust resistance, and Samsung’s signature S-Pen.


Samsung Galaxy Note 10 specs:

  • Display: 6.3-inch, Full HD+
  • SoC: SD 855 or Exynos 9825
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Storage: 256GB
  • Cameras: 12, 12, and 16MP
  • Front camera: 10MP
  • Battery: 3,500mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


8. ZTE Axon 10 Pro

ZTE Axon 10 Pro design

There isn’t much about the ZTE Axon 10 Pro that is unique, but for the money, it packs quite the punch. You’re getting top-tier specifications, a large battery, triple cameras, an in-display fingerprint sensor, a clean Android software experience, and modern hardware.

The camera setup includes a 48MP main camera, an 8MP telephoto shooter, and a third wide-angle camera with a 20MP sensor. Bundled with the Snapdragon 855, up to 12GB of RAM, and a 4,000mAh battery, this is a phone you can’t go wrong with.


ZTE Axon 10 Pro specs:

  • Display: 6.47-inch, Full HD+
  • SoC: Snapdragon 855
  • RAM: 6/8/12GB
  • Storage: 128/256GB
  • Cameras: 48, 20, and 8MP
  • Front camera: 20MP
  • Battery: 4,000mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


9. Oppo Reno 10x Zoom

Oppo Reno 10x Zoom - triple camera phones

The last model on our list of the best triple camera phones is the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom. What makes it special is the shark fin style popup selfie camera, which allows for a high screen-to-body ratio. The display comes in at 6.6 inches and offers Full HD+ resolution.

The phone's camera setup offers 5x optical and 10x hybrid zoom.

The phone is aimed at demanding users, packing the Snapdragon 855 chipset under the hood along with as much as 8GB of RAM. You also get three rear cameras (48MP, 13MP, and 8MP) with 5x optical and 10x hybrid zoom, an in-display fingerprint scanner, and a 4,065mAh battery. However, there’s no IP rating, wireless charging, or a headphone jack.

The handset is available in a number of European countries, where it undercuts the competition by a wide margin. Unfortunately, it was not officially released in the US.


Oppo Reno 10x Zoom specs:

  • Display: 6.6-inch, Full HD+
  • SoC: Snapdragon 855
  • RAM: 6/8GB
  • Storage: 128/256GB
  • Cameras: 48, 13, and 8MP
  • Front camera: 16MP
  • Battery: 4,065mAh
  • Software: Android 9.0 Pie


These are some of the best phones with a triple-camera setup in our book. We’ll be updating this list as new devices come to market!