The market for the budget smartphones is vast and the smartphones ranging between Rs. 5000 to Rs. 10000 are considered to fall under this segment. The smartphone manufacturers like Samsung, Micromax, Intex, Karbonn, Lava, e.t.c launch many devices in this section that offers decent specifications without costing much to the pockets of the buyers. Check out the list of best smartphones ranging between Rs. 5000 – Rs. 10,000.
Lava has recently launched a pocket-friendly smartphone called as Lava P7 in India. The smartphone comes with Google Keyboard that offers 12 Indian languages and also supports smart gestures and smart wake-up features for easy access. The device comes with all the specifications required in a budget smartphone and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box with planned upgrade to Android 6.0 Marshmallow in future.
Key specifications of Lava P7 are:
The Lava P7 is priced at Rs. 5,499
Swipe Technologies has recently launched an impressive smartphone called as Swipe Virtue and is available for sale online exclusively via Snapdeal. The smartphone sports premium looks with ergonomic curved arc design and metallic frame around the sides. The smartphone supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.
Swipe Virtue has following features:
The Swipe Virtue is priced at Rs. 5,999
Coolpad has recently launched a smaller variant of the earlier launched Coolpad Note 3 called as Coolpad Note 3 Lite in India. The main selling point of the smartphone is it features a fingerprint sensor for enhanced security that can unlock the device in just 0.5 seconds. It is one of the cheapest smartphones to feature a fingerprint sensor in India. The handset runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and is available for purchase online exclusively via Amazon.
The features of Coolpad Note 3 Lite are:
The Coolpad Note 3 Lite is priced at Rs. 6,999
Micromax recently unveiled its massive affordable phablet in its Canvas series called as Micromax Canvas Fantabulet in India. The smartphone comes with a stylish ergonomic design for easy handling and single handed operation and also sports dual box speakers with DTS Sound technology for enhanced sound experience. The device is a perfect package for multimedia lovers as it is pre-loaded with many applications like Eros Now, Saavn, Gaana, Kindle, e.t.c and is available for purchase online exclusively via Flipkart.
The Micromax Canvas Fantabulet has following specifications:
The Micromax Canvas Fantabulet is priced at Rs. 7,499
Micromax has recently launched an affordable 4G-LTE handset in its Canvas series called as Micromax Canvas Juice 4G. The device features 5-inch HD display, MediaTek quad-core SoC, 2GB RAM and runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. The handset comes powered by a massive 4000mAh battery that can last upto 14 hours of talk time and 514 hours of standby time.
The specifications Micromax Canvas Juice 4G are:
The Micromax Canvas Juice 4G is priced at Rs. 7,811
Karbonn has recently unveiled a new impressive smartphone in its all new Quattro series called as Karbonn Quattro L50 HD. The device supports dual sim dual standby with 4G-LTE connectivity and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based Kandy UI 1.0 out of the box. The smartphone comes in Blue, Grey, and Coffee color variants and is available for sale online exclusively via both online and offline platforms across the country.
Key specifications of Karbonn Quattro L50 HD are:
The Karbonn Quattro L50 HD is priced at Rs. 7,990
Honor has recently launched an affordable smartphone called as Honor Holly 2 Plus in India. The new smartphone is the upgraded variant of the Honor Holly that launched back in 2014. The device features beautiful Water-wave design and feels rich with a metallic frame on the sides. The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and will be available for purchase via Flipkart and Amazon from February 15th.
Key features of Honor Holly 2 Plus are:
The Honor Holly 2 Plus is priced at Rs. 8,499
Asus has recently launched a battery-focused smartphone called as Asus Zenfone Max in India. The smartphone packs an enormous 5000mAh battery that has the energy to last upto 38 hours of talk time and upto 914 hours of standby time. The Zenfone Max also supports reverse charging and can charge other devices with the provided OTG support. The device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based ZenUI 2.0 and is available for sale online exclusively via Flipkart.
The Asus Zenfone Max has following features:
The Asus Zenfone Max is priced at Rs. 9,999
These are the best budget-friendy smartphones we have sorted out for January 2016. If you have any plans to buy a smartphone in the mid-range category then here is our list of devices ranging from Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 20,000 worth having a look.