Diwali is just around the corner and we are all getting busy with managing all the last minute details regarding all our shopping and festivities. But the shopping never seems to end with cool last minute deals cropping up.
Shopping is one of those aspects that happen all year round with the rise in online retailers like Flipkart and Amazon in recent times. However, the tempo seems to go up during the festival season with more and more buyers flocking the web to buy whatever they need.
With Diwali closing in, it's time to make sure all our purchases are happening in the right tune with the best deals online at our disposal. And we here at GizBot are always bent on making your life a bit easier, technologically.
Hence, here are the 10 hottest deals that you could consider before the fireworks begin. And by the way, Happy Diwali!
Priced at a minimum of Rs. 23,499 via Snapdeal, the Galaxy Note 3 Neo comes with a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display offering an HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.
It is powered by a 1.6 GHz quad-core or a Hexa-Core processor (1.7 GHz Dual Core Cortex A15+ 1.3 GHz Quad Core Cortex A7) coupled with 2GB RAM, and the latest device runs on Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) OS.
Imaging is pretty good with the inclusion of a 8MP camera with BSI sensor and LED flash which is capable of shooting video at 1080p quality. Also a 2MP front-facing camera with BSI sensor comes handy when it comes to taking selfies and making video calls.
The Unite 2 has been a popular handset since its inception, and now the device has been listed via Ebay at a price of Rs. 6,228. The handset comes with a 4.7-inch (800 x 480 pixels) capacitive touch screen IPS display.
Further, Micromax Unite 2 is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6582 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM and it runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat), which can also be upgraded to later versions of the OS.
Imaging aspect is handled by a 5MP rear camera with LED Flash and 2MP front-facing shooter. Which is pretty decent in this price range.
One of the best handsets in the market, the LG G3 has been listed via Ebay at Rs. 32,430 for the 16GB variant. LG G3 is one of those few phone that offer a brilliant 500 plus ppi. And although researches have shows that an average human eye isn't prone to more than 400ppi, nothing can take away from it the fact that the screen is as crisp as ever. Also add an amazing 2,560x1,440-pixel resolution to go with the entire experience.
Priced at quite the convenient Rs. 15,640, Micromax's Canvas Knight A350 could be quite the bargain this Diwali. The handset features a 5-inch Full HD display having a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, now a common feature amongst high-end phones.
Under the hood, there's a 2GHz 8-core processor, backed by 2GB of RAM, 32GB of internal memory, and runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean out of the box. On the imaging side, the device is blessed with a whopping 16-megapixel camera sensor placed on the rear-back with dual LED Flash.
There is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera given for long Skype calls. The makers have added a 2,350mAh battery fitted inside.
Apple's iPhone 5s doesn't really require a second introduction since it has been one of the top choices this year and the last, before iPhone 6 made its eventual appearance. The handset has been priced at Rs 40, 990 via Ebay.
The Nokia Lumia 830 is another device that could also be a good buy this Diwali. The handset offers a 5-inch ClearBlack IPS-LCD Curved (2.25D) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection offering a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It is powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor coupled with a 1GB RAM. The device runs on Windows Phone 8.1 OS with Lumia Denim update.
In terms of camera, the Nokia Lumia 830 comes features an 10MP AutoFocus PureView camera with Zeiss optics, OIS and LED flash and is capable of shooting video at 1080p video recording. At the front, the device sports a 1MP camera. It has been listed via Ebay at a price of Rs. 25,323.
One of the tablets in this list, the Tab 4 from Samsung is also a great tablet. Listed at a price of Rs. 17,499 via Snapdeal, the Tab 4 sports a 7-inch display which offers a resolution of 1280×800pixels. It is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1.5GB of RAM and it runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS.
Why not get a good camera this year with the Nikon D3300 DSLR camera. Priced via Flipkart at Rs. 29,000, the camera offers 24.2 Megapixels CMOS with 3 inch LCD. The Nikon D3300 comes in a lightweight and compact body. Designed for travel, this Nikon camera is totally portable. The camera weighs approximately 460 grams with battery and memory card.
The HTC Desire 816 G looks a decent phone and with equally decent price tags, the treat can be even greater. The handset has been listed via Ebay at Rs. 17,823, and has the same 5.5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) display, which is similar to the Desire 816. The handset is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek processor, instead of a Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 SoC.
Priced at Rs. 12,490 via Snapdeal, the Karbonn Titanium Octane Plus comes with a 5-inch 1080p display rendering 1920 x 1080 pixels. The phone is powered by a MT6592 1.7 GHz octa-core processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and runs on Android KitKat v4.4 OS.
The device sports an impressive 16-megapixel auto focus rear camera with LED Flash which is complimented via a front-facing 8-megapixel camera.