Day-light vs Low-Light Camera Comparison: OnePlus 7 Pro vs iPhone vs Galaxy vs Pixel vs Huawei

All major new smartphones for 2019 are out! So... which one takes the best pictures? We took the recently launched OnePlus 7 Pro and compare it against the best: the Galaxy S10+, iPhone XS Max, Google Pixel 3 and Huawei's P30 Pro...
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25. slim3bdo

Posts: 172; Member since: Jun 05, 2017

If he didn't do so the iphone will take last place ;) This is PhoneArena don't you ever forget

12. LawnBoy

Posts: 174; Member since: Feb 23, 2019

Whomever is picking Apple has s**t for brains. PIXEL FTW followed closely by Sammy. The rest are tier 2 at best

13. Pabliell

Posts: 179; Member since: Mar 22, 2016

Next time bring also a good DSLR to take a reference shot, that's as close to real colors as possible. Some photos here are so saturated, that they look unnatural.

40. QuantumRazer

Posts: 91; Member since: Apr 27, 2019

DSLR photos that have been edited on the spot using the calibrated professional monitor can be indeed used as a reference, but in full auto some DSLRs mess up skin tone/white balance/color saturation more often than you think.

14. hellhr

Posts: 37; Member since: Feb 25, 2016

Victor, did you turn on AI on p30 pro? I guess you didnt. Thats a mistake...

16. jacky899

Posts: 430; Member since: May 16, 2017

I'm pretty sure he didn't. Since I own the P30 Pro, I compared it with other Galaxies and Iphones in the house taking side by side pictures and the P30 Pro obviously takes better pics in almost every single comparison except for the some occasions where it wasn't properly focused and I had to retake the pics. Also details captured in the P30 pro are far more pronounced in my comparisons. This is consistent with all other comparisons I've seen online so something is definitely not right with Victor's comparisons.

43. hellhr

Posts: 37; Member since: Feb 25, 2016

I know he didnt... I compared S10+ vs P30 Pro. P30 Pro is way better, except videos :-)

18. splus

Posts: 154; Member since: Nov 26, 2011

Great test PhoneArena!

19. Cat97

Posts: 1861; Member since: Mar 02, 2017

Put Goole Camra app on an S10 and you will have the ultimate cameraphone :)

22. oldskool50

Posts: 1336; Member since: Mar 29, 2019

The iPhone has always sucked with night shots and Samsung has been top their since the S6. You don't need a dedicated night mode to take better low light photos. You simply need a sensor that let's in more light.

27. Pabliell

Posts: 179; Member since: Mar 22, 2016

You can have a great sensor, but crappy software will destroy the photo. Want an example? Look at Sony, everyone uses their sensors, but Sony always falls way behind in comparisons.

30. J2017

Posts: 73; Member since: Oct 25, 2017

I wonder how hard they had to try to get such bad shots from the P30 pro? I have the P30 pro and it takes amazing shots! This article was nothing more that straight up Apple propaganda

34. matistight

Posts: 981; Member since: May 13, 2009

Right? It's like they set the brightness SUPER high in most day shots

37. Victor.H

Posts: 1056; Member since: May 27, 2011

Just used it with default settings, point the camera at things and press the shutter button, like on all other phones.

33. matistight

Posts: 981; Member since: May 13, 2009

Curious how the 6T would have looked like in this because I was able to get way better dark shots than pictured here. Haven't really messed with the 7 Pro at night yet.

42. Sam1ne

Posts: 39; Member since: Apr 07, 2019

Man, the scene 2 of the S10+ is words. I fail to understand how is it even possible for a camera to represent the scene so differently. Absolute failure that should just not happen, ever. Great review btw. I agree with the score except the S10 should get a ZERO for that one shot.

44. sissy246

Posts: 7078; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

They all do great . But my husband has a s10+ and he takes way better pictures with it then you guys do. Have a friend with the p30 and I have to agree with j2017. It take so much better pictures then you guys did .
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