With the launch of the original Galaxy Note by Samsung flaunting a massive 5.3 inch display in 2011, the demand for large screen smartphones among tech meniacs has crazily gone high. Hence, to meet the demands of the consumer, various local and global smartphone vendors are trying to explore the 'phablet' category and introducing more and more killer devices to keep up in the competition.
When it comes to the global smartphone arena, Samsung has now come up with its second generation phablet – Galaxy Note 2, while others like Lenovo, LG and others are also prepping their own large screen devices to land on the market retail shelves soon.
As they say, Indian is all about budget-conscious consumers rather than brand-conscious, hence currently in the country, several domestic manufacturers are also foraying in the categroy with low cost phablets to cater to the needs of the budget conscious Indians.
Especially, in August 2012, many companies like Micromax, Kobian, iBall and Wicked Leak have come up with their own 5 inch budget Android smartphones to satisfy the low-end segment of the market.
Gizbot has come up with a list of five budget Android phablets housing 5 inch screens and decent specs and are good options for a purchase. Flip through the pages to have a look.
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