Everything is digital nowadays, from household appliances to furniture, vehicles, or even lavatory equipment. It figures that the further technology advances, the more it becomes a part of our daily lives, which is the case with most digital devices that we own. While you can very well look at photos on your phone or computer, you may still want access to a more tangible medium of reminiscing about happier times.
By design, digital photo frames allow you to display hundreds of your favorite photos without the hassle involved in displaying them on regular devices like phones or laptops. Still, not all electronic photo frames can be held to the same standard, which is why we put together a list of the ten best digital photo frames out there to help you through.
10Aluratek ADMPF108F 8-inch Hi-Res Digital Photo Frame
This 8-inch digital picture frame has 800×600 resolution capabilities, which is more than enough for family photos. It also has a 512 MB built-in memory that supports photographs, music, videos, and pretty much any media you would want it to store. In terms of functionality, this frame features random slideshow effects aimed at allowing you to view your favorite photos in no particular order so as to not get bored of seeing the same picture over and over again.
9Coby DP700WD 7-Inch Widescreen Digital Photo Frame
Coby’s DP700WD features a 7-inch TFT LCD color display that can display JPEG photo files with an impressive clarity. It also features SD/SDHC, MMC, and MS memory card support, which is bound to come in handy when trying to transfer photographs you have taken. At the same time, this photo frame is equipped with a full-size USB port to use with flash memory drives. Not only that, but it also has a wooden wall-mountable design with a detachable stand for greater convenience.
8NIX 18.5 inch Hi-Res Digital Photo Frame
Equipped with a motion sensor, split screen image option, clock/calendar display, and a few other equally interesting features, this particular photo frame from NIX is among the most technologically advanced money can buy. It has USB / SD / SDHC Card capabilities to allow you instant connectivity when transferring digital photos, a high-resolution 1366×768 LED Backlit Display and an overall sturdy construction for good measure.
7Aluratek ADPF08SF 8-Inch Digital Photo Frame
This particular photo frame from Aluratek comes with a frame stand that can be adjusted for vertical orientation at any given time. It is also capable of displaying high-quality digital photos at an 800×600 resolution via an 8-inch TFT true color LCD capable of auto slideshow presentations. Furthermore, it supports memory card formats like SD or SDHC to make it easier for you to transfer photos to it in a timely fashion.
6Nixplay Seed 7 inch WiFi Digital Photo Frame
What makes this particular photo frame stand out is not its cutting-edge technology, which by the way is on-par with everything you can expect from such a device, but how user-friendly it is. For instance, it comes with a Nixplay Web App that allows you to access your favorite photos on Facebook, Instagram, Dropbox, Flickr, or Picasa with just a touch of a button. Once loaded, the Hi-Res 1024×600 IPS Display coupled with a motion sensor makes it easy for you to view them in crystal-clear clarity.
5ViewSonic 8-Inch Digital Photo Frame
ViewSonic’s 8-inch Digital Photo Frame is one of the most popular such devices on the market these days and it’s easy to see why. This affordable photo frame features 800×600 high resolution capabilities on an LED display with a backlight that also benefits from a 4:3 aspect ratio system to minimize distortion. Furthermore, it features calendar & clock features along with an auto on/off feature and a light sensor for good measure.
4NIX 8 inch Hi-Res Digital Photo Frame
Thanks to a latest generation motion sensor, this particular photo frame from NIX turns the frame on whenever you enter the room and off again when you leave. It also features an auto-rotate sensor and split screen image capabilities to make it easier for you to view the pictures at the appropriate angle. In terms of connectivity, it features USB and SD/SDHC Card access, while its Hi-Res 800×600 LED Backlit Display plays both JPEG or MPEG-4/AVI files.
3NIX Advance – 10 inch Digital Photo & HD Video (720p) Frame
Just like the name suggests, this 10-inch digital photo frame from NIX can play 720p HD videos along with photos, thus providing you with a great deal of versatility. At the same time, it features a Hu-Motion Sensor that turns the frame on/off depending on whether there’s somebody in the room or not. We should also point out that it comes equipped with an 8 GB Thumb Portable Drive Memory, but also with USB & SD/SDHC Card connectivity to make it easier for you to transfer files on and off the device.
2Nixplay Original 12 Inch WiFi Cloud Digital Photo Frame
This high-tech digital photo frame from Nixplay is considered to be one of the best on the market today and rightfully so. Not only does it come with a massive 30 GB cloud storage + storage options but it also features the capacity to instantly access Facebook, Instagram, Dropbox, Flickr, and Picasa photos with just a push of a button. As for its playback capabilities, we should point out that it can play high definition videos with audio, even straight from any USB or SD/SDHC card if needed.
1Pix-Star 10.4 Inch Wi-Fi Cloud Digital Photo Frame
Equipped with 3G/Wi-Fi Networking capabilities, this particular photo frame allows you to transfer pictures via email at any given time. It also features a 4 GB memory, USB support, SDHC / SDXC card connectivity, and a Pix-Star dedicated email address that doesn’t cost you anything. At the same time, you can use its networking capabilities to access Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, Picasa, or Smugmug and view your favorite online albums. Last but not least, it has a 10.4-inch 4:3 high-quality display with a low consumption LED backlight capable of displaying multi-frame instances up to 25 frames remotely.