The lust for Sony Xperia Z is clearly visible in the eyes of Rishab Thakur, a second year student pursuing Animation, from New Delhi based institute. Like Rishab, there are many who wanted have a high -end Android handset in their pocket, but unable to buy one due to astronomical cost attached to it. What would be the best option for Rishab?
Being a student, he actively participates in discussion going on Twitter these days. He even likes to listen to music while commuting in Delhi's crowded Metro train. He [Rishab Thakur] has lately addicted too few apps. So, GizBot came in to rescue Rishab, and suggested select handsets under Rs.5000. Have a look!!!
Micromax Bolt A35
Micromax has a diversified portfolio that caters to even student community. And the Bolt A35 is one among them. The device comes with a 3.97-inch display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels, 1 GHz processor, Android v2.3 Gingerbread OS, a 2-mega pixel rear, 0.3-mega pixel front facing camera, Swipe 'n' share features, expandable storage, Google Play store, Bluetooth, Dual SIM , Wi-Fi, and 1,500mAh battery. Available price - Rs.4250
Recently, Delhi based Intex Technologies ventured into gaming phone territory. It's not a regular Android handset, but features 1000 preloaded games coupled with 4GB of external memory card. Basically, it's a feature phone built around games. The handset comes with a 2.8-inch touch screen , a 1.3-mega pixel rear camera , FM radio, music player , Dual SIM , video player, Bluetooth , WAP/GPRS , expandable memory up to 16GB , and lastly 1200mAh battery. The handset can be yours for Rs. 2,790. GizBot has received the review unit. Expect detailed review shortly.
Nokia Asha 305
The Nokia Asha 305 has been the bestseller in the Indian market. It features a 3-inch touch display , Dual SIM, 10MB of internal memory ( expandable up to 64GB via microSD card), 64MB of ROM, a 2-mega pixel rear camera, GPRS , Nokia Maps, weighs 98 grams , and lastly 1100mAh Li Ion battery inside. Asking price - Rs. 4350
Karbonn Smart A2 +
The Karbonn Smart A2 +, is an Android 4.0 ICS based handset. The device flaunts a 4-inch WVGA display with resolution of 800 X 480 pixels, Dual SIM, 1-GHz processor, 256MB of RAM, 202MB of internal memory ( expandable up to 16GB via microSD card), a 3-mega pixel rear camera, VGA quality front facing camera, and 1,750mAh Li Ion fitted battery. Quite a stellar deal, as you get Android 4.0 ICS OS inside for Rs. 4990.
Samsung REX 70
Samsung India announced REX series to take on Nokia's much bolder - ASHA range of handsets. The Dual SIM powered handset has a 3-inch QVGA display with resolution of 320 X 240 pixels, TouchWiz UI, 10MB of internal memory (expandable up to 32GB via microSD card), a 2-mega pixel rear camera, and 1000mAh battery inside. In terms of apps, you get Facebook, Twitter, and Samsung ChatOn messenger built inside the handset. Asking price - Rs. 4385.