There are many smartphone launches happening every month and the brands follow the strategy of slashing the prices of their existing models in order to give a competitive edge to the older ones when the latest entrants are set to enter the market.
In addition to this, they also slash the prices of the existing smartphones to clear the inventories by luring buyers who would like to purchase devices that are relatively low priced than the newest launches.
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Likewise, the Indian smartphone market has seen many price cuts lately and here we list 10 such smartphones that have got a price cut in the past few days. Take a look at the same from here.
Xiaomi Mi 4
New Price: Rs 10,999
Old Price: Rs 14,999
The Xiaomi Mi 4 features a 5-inch FHD display and it is powered by a 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor that is paired with 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. The device comes with a 13 MP rear-facing camera with LED Flash and an 8 MP front-facing shooter. The makes have added 3,080 mAh battery and it can be upgraded to MIUI 8.
New Price: Rs 14,980
Old Price: Rs 17,980
Vivo V3 is given a 5-inch HD 720p display and it makes use of an octa-core Snapdragon 616 processor paired with 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of storage space and expandable memory support up to 128 GB. The other aspects include a fingerprint sensor, 4G LTE support, Android 5.1 Lollipop topped with Funtouch OS and a 2,550 mAh battery.
New Price: Rs 20,999
Old Price: Rs 22,999
The OnePlus 2 is bestowed with a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS In-Cell display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS, but it can be upgraded to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. There is an octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor with 3 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage. Also, there is another variant with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory. Other aspects on board are a 13 MP rear camera with dual LED flash and a 5 MP front-facing camera, a fingerprint scanner, 4G LTE, USB Type-C and a 3,300 mAh battery.
Lenovo Vibe S1
New Price: Rs 12,999
Old Price: Rs 15,999
The Lenovo Vibe S1 flaunts a 5-inch full HD display and makes use of a MediaTek octa-core processor married with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage that can be further expanded up to 128 GB. There is a 13 MP main snapper and dual front facers with an 8 MP and a 2 MP sensor that work together. It has 4G LTE support as well for superfast connectivity.
Moto G (3rd Gen)
New Price: Rs 9,999
Old Price: Rs 11,999
Moto G (3rd Gen) is given a 5-inch HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal memory or 2 GB RAM with 16 GB internal memory and both have up to 32 GB expandable storage support. There is 4G LTE and a 2,470 mAh battery in the device.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
New Price: Rs 40,000
Old Price: Rs 58,900
The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge arrive with a 5.1 inch QHD 1440p Super AMOLED display and it comes with an Exynos 7420 processor and it is teamed up with Android Lollipop OS. With 4G LTE support, this smartphone includes a 16 MP main snapper at its back along with OIS, f/1.9 and object tracking autofocus, and a 5 MP front facer with f/1.9 camera. The other specs include 3 GB RAM, 32 GB/64 GB/128 GB storage options and a 2,600 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy J3
New Price: Rs 8,990
Old Price: Rs 8,490
The Galaxy J3 comes with a 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS. Under its hood, there is a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor paired with 1.5 GB RAM and 8 GB internal memory that can be expanded up to 128 GB. There is an 8 MP autofocus rear camera with LED flash and f/2.2 aperture, and a 5 MP front-facing camera. It is a 4G LTE capable phone with a 2,600 mAh battery.
LYF Water 2
New Price: Rs 9,499
Old Price: Rs 13,499
The LYF Water 2 boasts a 5-inch HD LCD 720p and draws power from a 1.5 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor paired with 2 GB of RAM. There is 16 GB of storage capacity that can be expanded up to 32 GB. It has a 13 MP main snapper and a 5 MP front-facer. It is a dual-SIM smartphone with 4G, 3G, Bluetooth, Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS, and a 2,400 mAh battery.
LYF Flame 1
New Price: Rs 4,399
Old Price: Rs 6,490
LYF Flame 1 sports a 4.5-inch FWVGA display and it is powered by a 1.1 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 processor with 1 GB RAM, 8 GB storage and and expandable option up to 32 GB. This device is backed with a 5 MP camera on both sides along with Android 5.1 Lollipop. There is 4G LTE support as well in the smartphone.
New Price: Rs 34,999
Old Price: Rs 51,990
LG G4 arrives with a 5.5-inch Quad HD In-cell Touch Quantum display and it employs a 1.8 GHz hexa-core Snapdragon 808 processor along with 3 GB RAM. It comes equipped with 32 GB internal storage with support for expandable storage and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop. There is a 16 MP rear camera with OIS 2.0, f/1.8 aperture, LED Flash, Laser Auto Focus and 4K video recording. Also, there is an 8 MP front camera on board. It supports 4G LTE and other connectivity aspects and it is energized by a 3,000 mAh battery.