Smartphones are available in different price ranges to suit the budget of every buyer. The high-end smartphones are usually expensive as they pack many features that give a better and enhanced user experience.
The big brands keep the price of their main models at the higher end of the pricing scale. Despite the high price tags, there are people who shell out a lot of money to get hold of these smartphones.
Keep in mind that not all high-end smartphones are priced heftily and not all the expensive ones are worth the money that you spend.
Today, we have come up with a list of overpriced smartphones that are available in the Indian market.
HTC 10 priced at Rs 52,990
HTC 10 features a 5.2-inch Quad HD Super LCD 5 display along with 2.5D Gorilla Glass protection. Under its hood, it has a quad-core Snapdragon 820 64-bit processor teamed up with 4 GB RAM and 32 GB or 64 GB internal storage capacity that can be expanded up to 2 TB.
Based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow topped with HTC Sense 8.0 UI, the HTC 10 bestows a 12 MP Ultrapixel camera with dual-tone LED flash and a 5 MP autofocus front-facing camera.
The other goodies on board the HTC 10 include HTC BoomSound with Dolby Audio, a fingerprint scanner, 4G LTE, NFC, USB Type-C and a 3,000 mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0.
LG G5 priced at Rs 52,990
The LG G5 is a modular smartphone that flaunts a 5.3-inch Quad HD Always-on display and 3D Arc Glass. The hardware aspects include a quad-core Snapdragon 820 64-bit processor and 4 GB RAM.
The storage capacity is 32 GB and it is expandable up to 2 TB. The device is fueled by Android 6.0 Marshmallow and it comprises of a dual camera arrangement at the back with a 16 MP and an 8 MP rear camera with 135-degree wide-angle lens. There is also an 8 MP front-facing camera.
There is a fingerprint sensor, an infrared sensor, 4G LTE, NFC, USB Type-C, and a 2,800 mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0.
Apple iPhone 6s Plus priced starting Rs 72,000
Apple iPhone 6s Plus
iPhone 6s Plus is fitted with a 5.5-inch FHD 1080p display with 3D Touch Technology and it employs the Apple A9 processor with M9 motion co-processor and 2 GB RAM.
There is a 12 MP iSight camera at its rear and a 5 MP front-facer with Retina Flash for selfies. The iOS 9 based smartphone comes in three storage capacities - 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB.
Moto X Force starting Rs 49,999
Moto X Force
The Moto X Force smartphone features a 5.4-inch Quad HD AMOLED display with Moto Shattersheild and it is powered by a 2 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor with 3 GB RAM. There is 32 GB or 64 GB storage that can be expanded up to 2 TB.
The Android 5.1.1 Lollipop based phone can be upgraded to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It has a 21 MP main snapper with dual-tone LED Flash and f/2.0 aperture and a 5 MP front-facer. There is 4G LTE support, NFC, and a 3,760 mAh battery with turbo and Qi wireless charging support.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge priced at Rs 56,900
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
The Galaxy S7 Edge is fitted with a 5.5-inch QHD 1440p Super AMOLED always-on curved edge display. There is an octa-core Exynos 8 Octa 8890 processor and 4 GB RAM. The device comes in 32 GB and 64 GB storage variants and the memory can be expanded up to 200 GB.
It has a 12 MP rear camera with LED Flash and a 5 MP front-facing camera. There is a heart rate sensor, a fingerprint sensor, and IP68 ratings for water and dust resistance. The other features are 4G LTE, NFC, and a 3,600 mAh battery with fast charging.
Sony Xperia Z5 at Rs 52,990
Sony Xperia Z5
This smartphone is given a 5.2-inch QHD display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 SoC. There is 4G LTE connectivity and it has the new 1/2.3 Exmor RS incorporated with the 23 MP rear sensor.
The Xperia Z5 comes with 3 GB RAM and it has 32 GB internal storage that can be expanded further. There is a 2,900 mAh battery energizing the smartphone from within.