Top 5 Budget Friendly Smartphones
The Smartphone market is booming with innovation. With so many brands competing for identity, it has become difficult to choose one that can offer you value for your money. This list consists of the best choice from a technical point of view. However, user perspective might change based on various subjective factors.
- Coolpad Note 3 Lite
The Coolpad Note 3 Lite is the cheapest phone to enter the market with a fingerprint scanner with an Android 5.1 Lollypop OS. It has a custom skin COOLUI 6.0. Performance wise it has a 1.3 GHz 64-bit Mediatek MT6735 Quad-Core Processor coupled with a 3GB RAM making it the best performer in its price range. The phone has 5.0 inches, IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with 720p HD display with a pixel density of 294ppi. Coolpad Note 3 Lite comes with a 13mp rear camera and 5 mp front cameras which give decent pictures. The 2500 mAH battery gives it a good life and the dual SIMS are 4G enabled.
With a price tag of just Rs 6999, the phone is the best all-rounder amongst the budget friendly mobiles.
Infocus Bingo 50
The Infocus Bingo 50 is the newest addition to the Budget Smartphone family. It is pre-loaded with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow with custom skin InLife UI 2.0 on top. The processor with 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735 coupled with a 3 RAM makes the phone quite powerful. It has got 5.0 inches 720p display. The camera is specifically designed for the selfie lovers, packed with an 8mp front and rear camera. The picture quality is good even in low light conditions. It has dual SIMS which is 4G enabled. The 2500 mAH battery gives above average performance.
With a price tag of Rs 7499, the phone offers good performance overall. Go for it if you are into selfies!
- Yu Yuphoria
The Yuphoria is a looker! The phone is sleek in its look with a metallic look to the frame. It comes packed with features as well! The Quad-core 1.2 GHz, 64-bit Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 Processor is coupled with a 2GB RAM that makes the processing smooth. The Display is 5.0 inch 720p with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The rear camera on this device comes with 8mp anf f/2.2 aperture lens giving it far more depth of field. The front camera, on the other hand, is a 5mp camera with a 4p lens and an 85-degree wide angle lens that will give wider frames to photographs. The 2230 maH battery gives average battery life.
If you want a premier looking phone with a great camera at a price of Rs 7799 then Yu Yuphoria is your best option.
- Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime
The phone made in India as a part of the “Make in India” initiative. It comes with a Quad Core 1.2 GHz 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Processor coupled with a 2 GB RAM giving it a good processing speed. It has a 4.7 inch 720p HD display. The Redmi 2 has a 8mp camera with a 2mp front camera. It runs on an Android 4.4 Kitkat with MIUI 6.0 skin on top. The 2200mAH battery gives it an average life.
It some good features for at the price tag of Rs 6999.Its a well-balanced phone.
- Meizu M2
A new Chinese brand to enter the Indian market offers some great feature at a low price. It has a Quad-core 64-bit 1.3 GHz Mediatek MT6735 Processor with 2GB RAM for a smooth performance. The 5 inch 720p HD display provides good visibility. The Meizu M2 has a 13mp Samsung CMOS camera with f/2.2, 5- element lens which captures very good images. The 5mp rear camera comes with a FotoNation 2.0 smart selfie enhancement system. The phone runs on Android 5.1 Lollypop with Flyme OS top. The 2500 mAH battery gives the phone a good life. The dual SIMS are 4G enabled.
If you are looking for a really good camera phone at low price, then Meizu M2 @Rs 6999 is a really good deal.