With the latest trend of phablets seeping in, mobile devices are now turning into tablets, where screen size of mobile phones are getting inflated every other day. Typically, the Indian handset vendors have taken up the trend and are debuting each of their latest offerings equipped with 5-plus or more display sizes, eyeing more sales in the market.
It is a know fact now that Indian consumers are loving these big screen handsets, and if they come up with beefed up specs including Google's latest Android Jelly Bean, dual core or quad core processors and Dual SIM support, well then they sell like hot cakes. Plus, on top of that if these handsets carry a budget price, then it is something known as icing on the cake.
Consequently, to make you aware of the best selling handsets in the town right now, Gizbot has come up with a list after extensive finding and research. The list includes, latest affordable 5 inch or more than 5 inch Android Jelly Bean handsets supporting Dual SIM capability. All are prices below Rs 15,000. Have a look at it below.
Micromax A116 Canvas HD
The celebrity of the Indian phablet stage, the highest selling budget smartphone in the country right now, well its none other than the quad core Jelly Bean phablet - A116 Canvas HD. If you are interested to buy this budget heavyweight, then you will have to wait for a while, as currently the stocks of the handset are not available, and will ship in only after the second week of March. Meanwhile, Micromax A116 Canvas HD is available on Saholic for preorder at a price of Rs 13,999.
For those who are interested, the super selling phablet boasts a 5 inch HD IPS capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, 1.2GHz quad core MediaTek MT6589 processor, 8MP rear camera, VGA front camera for video calling, 4GB internal storage, 1GB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth and GPS/A-GPS.
Further, Canvas HD is loaded with a 2,100 mAh battery and comes with dual SIM feature. Micromax A116 Canvas HD is loaded with applications including M!Store, M!Buddy, M!SMS, M!Zone and Hook Up.
Wickedleak Wammy Titan
The nearest contender to the former listed phablet is a massive a 5.5 inch phablet manufactured by Mumbai based company Wickedleak called Wammy Titan. It is one of the fastest growing tech firm in the nation, which has got rave reviews for its devices launched recently.
Talking about Wammy Titan it holds a price tag of Rs 13,000 and is available for purchase at the WickedLeak online shopping site.
Lets go through the spec run of the huge phablet. Well, the Dual SIM capable Wammy Titan sports a 5 point milti-touch Super qHD capacitive touchscreen display with 960 x 540 pixel resolution, 1.2GHz MTK6577 processor, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera for video calling, 4GB internal storage capacity, 1GB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G and a 2,500 mAh battery offering 8 hours of talk time and 260 hours of stand by.
Intex Aqua Wonder
Well, many migh not consider buying an Intex device, however, lets us tell you, this new handset has got all the potential to stand against other budget offerings present in the market.
Aqua Wonder, the dual SIM handset has a 4.5 inch IPS capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels, 1GHz dual core processor, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS, 512MB RAM, 2GB internal storage, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, 8MP rear camera with dual flash, 1.3MP front camera for video calling, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G and a 1,800 mAh battery delivering up to 3.5 hours talk time.
Those, who finding this handset worth a purchase, it is available on Flipkart at Rs 9,499.
MTV Swipe Volt
Swipe also entered the Jelly Bean market segment with MTV Volt that carries a 6 inch 5 point multi-touch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels, 1GHz dual core MediaTek MTK 6577 processor for blazing performance, 8MP rear camera, 1.3MP front camera for video calling, 4GB internal storage, 512MB RAM, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, micro USB 2.0, 3G and a 3,200 mAh Li-Po battery.
Priced at Rs 12,999, the phablett comes with a larger display real estate and is available for purchase from Snapdeal at Rs 12,999.
Byond Phablet PIII
The core features of the Byond Phablet PIII are Android Jelly Bean v4.1.1, 1Ghz Dual Core processor, 8MP auto-focus primary camera along with front VGA camera. Further, the dual Sim phablet boasts a superb high resolution display with the 6.0 inch FWVGA 5-point multi-touch screen accompanied with the power of 3G, Wi-Fi and 2500 mAH.
Byond Phablet PIII will be available in the market priced at Rs14,499 and reportedly it is also available in online store Flipkart at Rs 12,699.
Lava Iris 502
The latest phablet which has debuted in the segment is Lava Iris 502, which has been released as a dual SIM phablet packed with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS.
Also, the phablet comes with a 5 inch capacitive touchscreen display with 480 x 800 pixel resolution, 1GHz processor, 5MP auto focus camera with LED flash, 0.3MP front-facing camera, 512MB RAM, 4GB internal memory, micro SD memory expansion support up to 32GB, 3G, Wi-Fi , Bluetooth, GPS and a 2,000 mAh Li-Po battery delivering 9 hours backup and 400 hours standby.
If you like this phablet, you can purchase it from Flipkart at Rs 8,499, it wont be wrong to say that Lava Iris 502 is the cheapest phablet present in the market right now.
Let us know in comments section below, which one would you go for?