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Best Digital Photo Frames of 2013

These best digital photo frames for 2013 are selected from more than 60 brands.

These best digital photo frames for 2013 are selected from more than 60 brands.

Preface

Well, this is a huge project to pick up the best digital photo frames of 2013. This is the second time we do this job. We made a review of best digital photo frame of 2012 last year. If any mistakes, please leave your comment, we’ll update this top list according your clues.

This year, we reviewed 65 different digital photo frame brands. Some brands are no longer providing frames, and some brands are dead, for instance no digital photo frame information anymore, or website is closed. Such as Kodak. The following brands are actually reviewed:

ViewSonic, Transcend, sylvania, Sony, Samsung, Season, Pandigital, Philips, Nix, Logik, Insignia, Coby, aluratek, agfaphoto, Smartparts, giinii, shintaro, sandstorm, parrot, panimage, panasonic, omnitech, mustek, mix, micca, lg, jobo, hannspree, igala, dynex, cibox, axion, audiovox, atmt, atec, aigo, agfa, Kodak.

21.5″ Android Digital Photo Frame (2013 Dec Updated)

Season WAF2151T has full function of andorid. App, WIFI/3G network and touch screen.

Season WAF2151T has full function of andorid. App, WIFI/3G network and touch screen.

In the past, the touch screen and WIFI of old digital photo frames are hard to use. The touch screen has a slow response, and the WIFI network only fetch data in one or two ways. No app, no extention.

Android OS is the latest technology of digital photo frame. It bring touch screen and WIFI connection to digital photo frames in a decent way. The most important is Android app! Apps offer android digital photo frames great extention ability.

Season digital photo frame is the leading one. They launched two models, WAF2151T and WAF2151.

  • WAF2151T: 21.5 inch andorid digital photo frame with touch screen. Ideal for interactive advertising.
  • WAF2151: 21.5 inch andorid digital photo frame WITHOUT touch screen. Ideal for displaying slideshow/video advertise.
  • 215017B: The cheapest 21.5 inch digital photo frame, 1080P video playback, 1920×1080 pixel

Largest 4:3 Digital Photo Frame Season 190017W

The biggest 4:3 digital photo frame. 4:3 aspect ratio saves time of croping photos.

The biggest 4:3 digital photo frame. 4:3 aspect ratio saves time of croping photos.

It’s a horrible thing to crop thousands of photos into another aspect ratio to fit your widescreen/landscape digital photo frame. Until now, Season 190017W is the largest digital photo frame in 4:3 aspect ratio. If you know the larger one in 4:3, please let us know.

Tips: How to Crop Photos Quickly to Fit Different Screen Ratio?

Best Price Large Digital Photo Frame

The 14 inch digital photo frame has the best cost performance! Even, it's cheaper than some 12 inch frames!

The 14 inch digital photo frame has the best cost performance! Even, it’s cheaper than some 12 inch frames!

In large digital photo frame (from 12 to 21.5 inch), the 14 inch digital photo frame has the best cost performance, it’s even cheaper than some 12 inch frames!

141017B is the one we choose for you! It has a traditional look and 4:3 apect ratio, perfect for photo slideshow!

Panasonic MW-20 Digital Photo Frame

Panasonic MW-20 predicts the fashion of developing, connecting to iPhone/iPad, plays as a dock does.

Panasonic MW-20 predicts the fashion of developing, connecting to iPhone/iPad, plays as a dock does.

It’s obviously that, Panasonic spent lots of energy on MW-20 digital photo frame. Besides picture slideshow, it supports connecting of iPad/iPad. The picture and videos inside iPhone/iPad can be played after connecting, meanwhile, iPhone/iPad can be charged.

It’s easy to add function to a frame, it’s harder to make things better. Panasonic MW-20 digital photo frame has built-in luminance sensor that automatically adjust the brightness of the LCD screen. The most practical is 6 display modes and 10 slideshow patterns. Another pure digital photo frame!

Samsung 1000P Crystal Swan Digital Photo Frame

Samusng 1000P has fatastic industrial design, but a little pool in functions.

Samusng 1000P has fatastic industrial design, but a little pool in functions.

Maybe, the Samsung 1000P & Panasonic are predicting the latest style of design. Both of them have a dock, not like a traditional photo frame does. Except the design, it has Bluetooth 2.0 and emotional user interface.

Aluratek ADPF08SF

Aluratek ADPF08SF has a nice design with warm and traditional design.

Aluratek ADPF08SF has a nice design with warm and traditional design.

There are two types of design. One is stylish and fashion, another one is traditional and warm. The Aluratek ADPF08SF is the latter one. The rounder corner design is quite remarkable. It’s hard to hate this kind of design.

The Aluratek ADPF08SF has another model with 512MB. We prefer digital photo frame without internal memory.

Tips: Digital Frame with Internal Memory Is NOT Recommended?

Micca M1010Z

Micca M1010Z is best for business gift. Its 10.1 inch LCD has 1024x600 pixel high resolution.

Micca M1010Z is best for business gift. Its 10.1 inch LCD has 1024×600 pixel high resolution.

It’s a long time since last metal front digital photo frame. The Micca M1010Z
is a 10 inch high definition digital photo frame with metal front. This business style digital photo frame is very suitable for a business gift.

Related: Another 10.1 Digital Picture Frame Recommended

Parrot Dia

This is the second time for Parrot DIA in our yearly top list, because of its fantastic and unique design. As it said that, No Design. A short video shows everything.

ViewSonic VFD820-70

ViewSonic launches new digital photo frames each year. VFD820-70 is for 2013.

ViewSonic launches new digital photo frames each year. VFD820-70 is for 2013.

ViewSonic is devoted in LCD products. It publishes new digital photo frame each year. This year, Viewsonic VFD820-70 has the hidden dock on the back. Frankly, its back is more beautiful than front. If the 4 frames have the same width, it will be perfect!

Related: Viewsonic VFD820-50, the above frame in black

AgfaPhoto Digital Photo Frame 5109PS

AgfaPhoto 5109PS is quite rare, becuase of its 10 inch screen in 4:3 aspect ratio. Comparing with 16:9, 4:3 is better for playing photos.

AgfaPhoto 5109PS is quite rare, becuase of its 10 inch screen in 4:3 aspect ratio. Comparing with 16:9, 4:3 is better for playing photos.

The AgfaPhoto digital photo frame 5109PS has been picked, because of its 10 inch and 4:3 aspect ratio. The 4:3 digital photo frame is quite rare for 10 inch. Obviously, it shares the similar design with Panasonic, Samsung and Sonic :p

Smartparts Digital Photo Frame

All smartsparts digital photo frames share the same design. The difference is size and software. Smartsparts has developed several private softwares for their frames.

All smartsparts digital photo frames share the same design. The difference is size and software. Smartsparts has developed several private softwares for their frames.

All Smartparts digital photo frames looks the same, traditional and wooden frame. Their pros is its private software. Optipix and Syncpix simplify users’ operation, just a few clicks, all photos are ready to play on the digital photo frame. This is a good idea.

Jobo Piano 15 Digital Photo Frame

Jobo piano 15 media digital photo frame has gloss and glass front.

Jobo piano 15 media digital photo frame has gloss and glass front.

We found Jobo digital photo frame since 2009. Until now, it has a completed production line. 3D digital photo frame, Piano and crystal digital photo frames. We pick Jobo Piano 15 media digital photo frame this time. It has glass front and portable bracket.

You can also buy this glass digital photo frame in DigitalFrame8.com.

Philips SPF3482/G7

Philips digtial photo frame gets common and common. They spent less and less time on developing.

Philips digtial photo frame gets common and common. They spent less and less time on developing.

Frankly, Philips SPF3400/G7 is quite common, nothing special. We choose it, because it was the lead brand in Chinese market. Philips digital photo frame is the first brand which entered the China market. Philips was failed, because Chinese people don’t use (or fewly use) both traditional photo frame and digital photo frame.

Hannspree Memorable Series Digital Photo Frame

The memorable series digital photo frame from Hannspree, Holidays, Sweet and Valentine.

The memorable series digital photo frame from Hannspree, Holidays, Sweet and Valentine.

Hannspree is a local brand in united kingdom. Its memorable series digital photo frames are remarkable! Valentine, sweet and holiday are best memories of sharing.

Wireless Digital Photo Frame from Looqs

The looqs is a typical wireless digital photo frame. All necessary function of wireless frame can be found on it.

The looqs is a typical wireless digital photo frame. All necessary function of wireless frame can be found on it.

Since Kodak’s broken, it’s harder to find out a nice wireless digital photo frame. Looqs meeframe is 8 inch wifi digital photo frame. It supports 4 typical functions of wireless digital photo frames.

  1. streaming photos from online service, for instance Picasa, Flickr and meechannel.
  2. Send photos to frame by email
  3. Internet Radio
  4. RSS News
  5. 3-Day weather forecast

Due to Looqs is a Dutch brand, recommend Dutch customers buy.

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3 Comments on "Best Digital Photo Frames of 2013"

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  1. David Hunter says:

    Thank you for this round-up. Which of these photo frames has the best resolution and dynamic range? Rounded edges, square edges, screen diameter, it all doesn’t matter to me. I just want to know which photoframe has the best quality screen for viewing photos?

  2. carolyn gingerelli says:

    I have been trying to find out about my order I have my order number here it is 2013110315563020 has it been shipped yet I cant find it on the web site.The address is 107 East New York Ave villas New Jersey 08251 please get back to me as soon as you can thank you

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