Your best bet on Savings : The 10 Best Budget Smartphones
Updated on February 11th, 2018
October started on an auspicious note for us, Indians. The first day coincided with the advent of one of the most revered time of the year – Navratras. With these nine days blossoming into the festival of lights, this time of the year is undoubtedly the most appropriate time to shop. But with so many things to choose from, you might want to streamline your budget a bit to get all the good things in a limited cash quantity. We could help you with one such category; here are the most amazing smartphones this festive season on a bootstrapped budget:
- Moto G4 Plus
Motorola has been the superstar, when it comes to creating low budget smartphones with stellar specifications. Moto G4 Plus is yet another marvel you would love to get your hands on. It comes in with a 5.5” display protected by Corning Glass. Running on Android Marshmallow, it is powered by an octa-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor. It is available in two memory variants – 2GB RAM along with a 16GB internal memory and a 3GB RAM version which is packed in with an internal memory of 32GB.
- LeEco Le 2
With a buffed up entertainment quotient put together by Supertainment package consisting of streaming apps like YuppTV and Eros Now, LeEco Le 2 is one of the most stunning all-rounder phone available in the Indian market as of now. Boasting of an all metal build, it derives its power from a mighty Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 SoC processor. A 3000 mAh battery juices up this premium looking device while an enviable combination of a 16MP primary camera coupled with an 8MP secondary counterpart satiates your photographic needs.
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
This Chinese manufacturer has created quite a niche for itself when it comes to affordable handsets in the Indian market. Flooring Indian customers with low prices and decent specifications launch after launch, the company is back yet again with another gem. Running on Android 5.1, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 has a 5.5” display. The dual SIM smartphone is well equipped with all modern communication functionalities. 4G support lets you enjoy high speed data services while Wi-Fi looks after your love for internet if you have finished your data card already.
- Asus Zenfone 2 Laser
Unbelievably slim edges combined with a unique design, this smartphone is as good to look at, as it is comfortable to use. The 13MP PixelMaster camera is a pro in capturing incredibly clear pictures even in low light conditions with zero shutter lag and minimum processing duration. With a 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor under its hood, it functions smoothly devoid of any hitch, thanks to a 3GB RAM. A Corning Glass 4 protection means that you don’t have to skip a heartbeat if you happen to inadvertently drop your smartphone sometime.
- Lenovo Zuk Z1
Striking a perfect balance between looks and functionality, Lenovo Zuk Z1 is one device that will leave you happy in all possible quarters. Lenovo and Cyanogen with virtue of an exemplary partnership are able enough to handle multitude of tasks you throw at it with an inimitable ease. The user interface is slick with ample room for you to customize it as per your heart’s contentment. The only phone in this price range with a 13MP primary camera buckled up by Optical Image Stabilization, Lenovo Zuk Z1 is great at clicking blur free images even in highly charged up environments.
- Honor 5C
Boasting of a self-proclaimed next generation, extremely powerful Kirin 650 chipset,Honor 5C provides you with lightning fast processing speeds. Gamers can grin their way to seamless graphic performance with an enhanced graphic capability shouldered by a highly advanced processing prowess. Selfies should be so good, that they become a sensation in itself. This smartphone does just that, an 8MP front camera come in with extraordinary preview and capture speeds. There are ten different modes to let you tweak your pictures as per your personal tastes and preferences.
- Sony Xperia T3
Sony is known for its slick, good-looking offerings propped up by a worthy performance potential. Powered by 1.4 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and 1GB RAM, this phone helps you to get on with your day in a smooth, hiccup-free manner. An internal storage of 8GB is complemented by an SD card slot which can take in memory cards of up to 32GB. The photos are taken by a combination of an 8MP primary and a 1.1mp front camera. Sharper pictures are produced with help from sensors like ambient light sensor, proximity sensor and accelerometer.
- OnePlus X
One of the most suave phones in this price range, OnePlus X is a compact smartphone coming in with a crystal clear 5” AMOLED display. A 13P primary camera is supported by its 8MP secondary counterpart to give you some incredible photographic marvels that will surely leave you spellbound every time you go through your camera roll. A quad-core 2.3 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor is coupled with a 3GB RAM to let this phone deliver the best of its performance, every single time.
- Samsung Galaxy J2 – 2016
Fitted in with Samsung’s Turbo Speed Technology, Samsung Galaxy J2 is comfortably capable to let you enjoy a smoother, lag-free performance no matter how many tasks you are handling at a single time with the phone. There is an amazing organization tool, Smart Glow. You could colour code your contacts, phone usage alerts and apps so that you could plan things better and never miss out on things that really matter. Beautiful inside out, it sports a patterned back with a matte finish and a chrome bezel.
- Meizu M1 Note
A 5.5” display which boasts of a resolution of 1080 X 1920 pixels, provides Meizu M1 Note with a defining multimedia experience. Watch your favourite videos in awe as you stupefy over the lifelike details and unbelievable clarity. Get done with things quickly and effortlessly with a 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6752 processor and 2GB RAM. An internal memory of 16GB takes care of your storage needs. Click away in careless abandon, yet in spot on clarity with the perfect combination of a 13MP primary and a 5MP front camera.