There are a plenty of low-range smartphones available in the market in India, but not all of these bring the octa-core processing goodness along with a big display at this price point.
To compete with those of all affordable smartphones, which boast a big display and the power of octa-core chipset, here comes yet another smartphone called the InFocus M530 in India. This is a feature packed smartphone that is priced aggressively to take on the likes of the Lenovo A7000, Xolo Omega 5.5, Yu Yureka, and Xiaomi Mi4i in India.
Here we pick 5 smartphones that boast the octa-core goodness and pit them against each other to compare their specifications on table.
Mi4i offers FHD resolution, but is smaller than others!
The InFocus M530 has got the a 5.5-inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, and Corning Gorilla Glass 2 protection. The Lenovo A7000, Xolo Omega 5.5 as well as Yu Yureka come with a similar display of 5.5 inches offering 720p resolution. The Xiaomi Mi4i, on the other hand, offers a comparatively smaller display of 5-inch, but with better display resolution of 1080p.
Processing with higher RAM is smoother: Xolo Omega 5.5 lacks behind with low RAM!
All the phones in the list are powered by octa-core chipset, but from different chipset makers. The InFocus M530 is powered by MediaTek MT6595 Octa-Core chipset with Quad-A17 2GHz + Quad-A7 1.7GHz, with PowerVR G6200 GPU and 2GB of RAM. Lenovo A7000 boasts MediaTek MT6752M chipset with 2GB of RAM, Yu Yureka and Xiaomi Mi4i run on Qualcomm snapdragon 615 64 bit chipset, coupled with 2GB of RAM. Xolo Omega 5.5 however offers half the RAM size in comparison.
InFocus M530 stores more than others!
Taking of the internal memory space, the InFocus M350, Xiaomi Mi4i and Yu Yureka offer 16GB of internal storage while the Lenovo A7000 and Xolo Omega 5.5 have 8GB of internal storage. The Xiaomi's phone however lacks a mciroSS card slot. InFocus' supports 64GB of microSD card, which is the maximum in all.
13MP front facing camera on InFocus gives it an edge!
As for camera, the InFocus features 13MP rear as well as front-facing cameras, which gives it an edge over others in competition. Though the Omega 5.5, Yureka, as well as the Mi4i flaunt 13MP primary camera each, they have a comparatively lower front facing camera resolution.
Yu Yureka with Cyanogen12 based on Android wins over others!
Lenovo A7000, Xiaomi Mi4i and Yureka bring the Android 5.0 Lollipop goodness, while the other run the 4.4 KitKat which is a dated version of Android. Yureka brings the advantage of Cyanogen12 based on Android.
In terms of price, the Xiaomi Mi4i at Rs 12,999 is the most expensive among all. InFocus M350 costs Rs 10,990 while the others are priced cheaper in comparison.