Spice Mi-430 Vs Asus Zenfone 4: What’s the Difference?

By Anuj

The choice of budget smartphones has never been better. Big-ticket smartphones such as the Galaxy Note 4 might be trendsetters, but at the same time - the low-end segment is getting better and better.

In the recent past, brands including Asus and Motorola have released high-quality budget Android smartphones in India. Most of them are priced under Rs. 6,000 - which makes us wonder why you would pay upwards of Rs. 30,000 to get a decent smartphone.

Recommended: Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Concept Smartphone Hogs Limelight With 5.9 Inch 4K Display [PICTURES]

Spice Mi-430 Vs Asus Zenfone 4: What’s the Difference?


There are a couple of models that have managed to impress us. While the Asus Zenfone 4 is one among the many we'd like to recommend to our readers, there are certainly more handsets that are equally impressive.

So today, we compared the specifications of both Spice Mi-430 and Asus Zenfone 4 to find out the core difference between the two. Let's get started.

Spice Mi-430 Vs Asus Zenfone 4: Design

The Spice Mi-430 is a nice plastic phone. The design is simple with less clutter possible. Meanwhile, the Asus Zenfone 4 is pretty small, but it's easy to carry and hold it for longer duration. Even though the handset is made out of plastic, the design, however, shows a lot of hope and promise.

Spice Mi-430 Vs Asus Zenfone 4: Display

But the two handsets have the same pixel resolution at 400 x 800 pixels. The Spice Mi-430 boasts a 4-inch screen, featuring. The Zenfone 4, on the other hand, sports a 4-inch screen.

Spice Mi-430 Vs Asus Zenfone 4: Software

The Spice Mi-430 runs on Android 4.4, whereas the Zenfonr 4 is supported by the latest version of Android. The custom UI comes pre-installed on the Asus Zenfone 4 and is based on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Asus is expected to update its entire Zenfone series to Android 5.0 Lollipop by next year.


Spice Mi-430 Vs Asus Zenfone 4: Processor and Connectivity

The Spice Mi-430 is powered by a 1-GHz single core processor and has 256 MB of RAM under the hood. It also comes with a mere 2 GB of storage space but users have the option to expand it up 32 GB via a microSD card slot.

Meanwhile, the Asus Zenfone 4 uses a relatively low-end Intel Atom Z2520, which is a dual-core 1.2GHz model with Hyper-Threading and integrated PowerVR SGX544MP2 graphics. The device offers 1GB of RAM and 8GB of on-board storage, which further can be expanded further using the microSD card.

Both phones are 3G enabled. Other connectivity features found in the handsets include Wi-Fi, Dual-SIM, GPS, and Bluetooth.

Spice Mi-430 Vs Asus Zenfone 4: Camera

Spice Mi-430 uses a 2-megapixel rear-facing camera with auto-focus and a single LED Flash. There's a 1.3MP front-facings shooter.

The Asus Zenfone 4, on the other hand, comes with a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and a 0.3MP front-facing camera. Recording videos is not restricted up to 720p.

Spice Mi-430 Vs Asus Zenfone 4: Battery, Price and Verdict

In the battery department, the Spice Mi-430 enjoys a 1,400mAh inside, while the Asus Zenfone 4 has a 1,600mAh battery pack.

Users can buy the Spice-made Mi-430 for an affordable price of Rs. 4,399, whereas the Asus Zenfone 4 is available at a price of Rs. 5,999.

The biggest drawback of the Spice Mi-430 is the fitted single-core processor. Otherwise, the Mi-430 is a cheap phone, but there are better options available. Asus Zenfone 4, on the other hand, appears to the best value smartphone by miles.

Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates!

Most Read Articles
Best Mobiles in India

Best Phones

Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more