Although there has been quite a talk about the over crowded smartphone market in India but it is actually better than having no option to choose from. Specially if one has to gift someone a smartphone he has to think about the budget, specs requirement and many more such things and a wide range of options to choose from. There are best devices in the market at this current stage but like the cliché goes "give and take", one can get the best devices only by paying a hefty amount for it.
Thus, today Gizbot along with wishing all the fathers a very happy fathers day has also come up with an idea to make it easy for those who wants to gift smartphones to their beloved dads. GizBot has pulled out a series of best devices which are on offers on various stores.
The first one begins with the Samsung Grand Duos which is priced at Rs. 19,500 on most of the stores while the lowest price has been offerd by Saholic at Rs. 18,599. However, Flipkart has the best offer, as it is also offering a free Samsung Flipcover (In the box) + 50 GB Dropbox space, Zero Processing Fee on EMIs for 6 and 12 months and free Samsung BHM1100NBEGINU In-the-ear Headset worth Rs 699/-. However if one just needs the phone he can get if for cheaper price on Saholic.
HTC One is a high end device and comes at the price of Rs. 42,400 on most of the online stores. However, Saholic offers the lowest price compared to others at Rs. 39,489. Flipkart offers a 0 processing fee on EMIs that is offered for 3,6 and 9 months. The mobile store offers free 2600 MAH Portable Charger worth Rs.1499/- and Beats Headphones + 0% EMI for 3 & 6 months on the same device. One has qute a number of options to choose here.
Apple iPhone 4 is a midrange device that is price at Rs. 26,500 on most of the online retailers. The lowest price is offered by Flipkart at Rs. 24,100. While others come with EMI options but carries a price of Rs. 26,500.
Nokia Lumia 720 is one of the most popular smartphones which now comes at the average price of Rs. 18,000 on most of the online retailers. However, the lowest rates are offered by Saholic at Rs. 17,649. The mobile store offers a free 8 GB Memory Card with the smartphone which they have priced at Rs. 18,094, While Flipkart is providing a free Samsung BHM1100NBEGINU In-the-ear Headset worth Rs 699/- and EMI options for 3 and 6 months.
India's very own Micromax Canvas HD A116 is another device that could be gifted to the fathers. It falls in a lower midrange category. Most of the online retailers are selling it at an average price of Rs. 13,200. There are few like Saholic and Infibeam (offers a 3 months EMI as well) who are selling it in a offer price as low as Rs. 13,099 while other best offers are offered by the mobile store which sells the phablet at Rs. 13,149.
If one chooses to buy any one from the above mentioned devices on offers, GizBot has also cared to provide the brief rundown on specs of all the aforementioned devices.
Micromax Canvas HD A116
Micromax presents the Canvas HD A116 is a dual GSM SIM that runs on Android v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean) operating system and is powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor with 1 GB RAM. It sports a 5 inch capacitive LCD touchscreen that offers a high definition resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and a color depth of 16 M, The phone has an IPS display as well.
The phablet comes with an 8 megapixel primary camera with LED flash and auto focus along with 2 megapixel front camera.
Micromax Canvas HD A116 offers connectivity options like microUSB, Bluetooth, GPRS, EDGE, 3G and Wi-Fi. The Micromax Canvas HD A116 has a ROM of 4 GB and an inbuilt memory of 1.77 GB which can be extended up to 32 GB with a microSD card. The phone is powered by a 2000 mAh battery.
Nokia Lumia 720
Nokia Lumia 720 is a Windows 8 OS based smartphone, which is powered by a 1GHz dual core processor and a 512 RAM. This versatile handset comes with a 6.7MP back camera and a 1.3MP front camera. both the cameras are capable of recording 720p HD videos @30fps. The 4.3 inch ClearBlack display of the device has a pixel resolution of 800x480p. The device is powered by a 2000 mAh battery. In the connectivity segment, there is GPRS, EDGE, HSPA, Wi-Fi, USB, Bluetooth, and NFC. Other features include wireless charging, video calling, capacitive multipoint touch, 7GB free storage on SkyDrive, and 64GB expandable memory.
Apple iphone 4
This iPhone 4 has a retina display with a 3.5 inch screen which has a 16m colours choice. It has a capacitive touch screen that allows input method through multiple touch options. Apple iPhone 4 has a resolution of 960x640 pixels.
The iPhone runs on chipset A4 iOS 4 which you can upgrade to iOS 4.3 whenever you require it. It also has theARM Cortex A-8 with a clock speed of 1GHz.
The iPhone 4 has a 5 mega pixel camera with LED Flash and auto focus. It allows video recording of 720p HD at 30fps. It also has a secondary VGA camera.
Connectivity include Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v2.1 EDR and 3G. The phone is powered by a Li-Ion 1420 mAh battery.
HTC One sports a 4.7 inches Full HD Screenthat runs on Android with HTC Sense, the HTC One takes the crown of the most powerful Android device from HTC thus far. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, quad-core processor backed by 2 GB DDR2 RAM.
Connectivity options include GPRS, Wi-Fi and NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0 and one can also view images and videos on the big screen wirelessly through the DLNA function of the handset. The HTC UltraPixel camera has pixel size of 4MP with the Optical Image Stabilization. Press the shutter and this HTC UltraPixel Camera will take upto 20 pictures continuously and even a 3 second video. The front 2.1MP camera allows you to do video calling and take self portraits. Capture the best you wherever you go. It also supports 1080p full HD video recording. You can store all your data, songs, and pictures in the mobile itself as you can expand the memory upto32GB/64GB depending on the capacity available. This phone is powered by a 2300 mAh embedded rechargeable Li-polymer battery.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos
Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos sports a 5 inch WVGA TFT LCD screen that offers an impressive resolution of 480 x 800 pixels.
The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos runs on Android v4.1.2 Jelly Bean Operating System and is propelled by a 1.2 GHz dual core processor along with the 1GB RAM. It's a dual SIM phone that gives a dual standby. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS and DLNA, USB 2.0, Bluetooth 4.0 LE.
The phone sports an 8MP rear camera with LED flash and auto focus and 2MP front camera. The Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos comes with 8 GB of internal storage space which can be extended up to 64 GB. This phone runs on a 2100 mAh Li-Ion Standard battery.