Updated on 8 January 2016 by

The best smartphones for doctors for 2015-16 excel in in managing intensive application usage, display and camera quality.

Medical interns frequently need to download volumes of material as well as manage documents, and consequently, the smartphone needs a Quad or Octa core processor for fast processing. A competent operating system, like Android or Apple, will provide the best support for the latest medical applications released in the markets.

Doctors frequently need to take and view detailed photographs and videos for their profession, which entails the need for a high definition screen; and a camera of at least 10 megapixels.

Our picks for the best smartphones for doctors for 2016 include Apple and Android based devices, with a strong (quad/octa core) processor, a super 5 inch screen combined with a super 10 Megapixel camera.



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Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Huawei Nexus 6P
Motorola Moto X Play
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+
OnePlus 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Huawei Nexus 6P
Motorola Moto X Play
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+
OnePlus 2
$350 - $1,133
$499 - $889
$450 - $599
$960 - $1,287
$400
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Release Date
Aug 2015
Sep 2015
Sep 2015
Aug 2015
Aug 2015
Digital Camera Resolution
16.0 MP
12.0 MP
21.0 MP
16.0 MP
13.0 MP
Screen Size(Diagonal)
5.7 inch
5.7 inch
5.5 inch
5.7 inch
5.5 inch
Processor Type
Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57
Quad-core 1.55 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A57
Quad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53
Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57
Quad-core 1.56 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 1.82 GHz Cortex-A57
Operating System
Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Installed RAM (GB)
4.0 GB
3.0 GB
2.0 GB
4.0 GB
3.0 GB
Front Webcam Resolution
5.0 MP
8.0 MP
5.0 MP
5.0 MP
5.0 MP
Battery Capacity
3000.0 mAh
3450.0 mAh
3630.0 mAh
3000.0 mAh
3300.0 mAh
Carrier
T-Mobile, AT-T, Verizon, Sprint
AT-T, T-Mobile, Verizon
Average Rating
 4.5 stars
 4.4 stars
 4.0 stars
 4.2 stars
 4.1 stars
Display
96% Positive
4% Negative
66% Positive
34% Negative
93% Positive
7% Negative
80% Positive
20% Negative
84% Positive
16% Negative
Look and Feel
81% Positive
19% Negative
80% Positive
20% Negative
61% Positive
39% Negative
76% Positive
24% Negative
75% Positive
25% Negative
Ease of Use
94% Positive
6% Negative
75% Positive
25% Negative
100% Positive
33% Positive
67% Negative
75% Positive
25% Negative
Camera
100% Positive
61% Positive
39% Negative
73% Positive
27% Negative
100% Positive
75% Positive
25% Negative
Battery
66% Positive
34% Negative
76% Positive
24% Negative
86% Positive
14% Negative
83% Positive
17% Negative
88% Positive
12% Negative

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