These days, it's not hard to find affordable phones from a brand you can trust upon. There was a time when consumers were not sure about Samsung, at least, in India.
With due course of time, Indian users accepted Samsung with open arms, and the rest is history.
Unlike other brands, which largely focus on other things except phones, Samsung offers intuitive user experience and best service across India.
Getting a new phone under restricted budget is a tough task. Many a times, we were forced to cut down our budget.
But not anymore, as GizBot handpicked top 5 Samsung smartphones priced under Rs. 12,000 to buy in India right now.
Here are 5 Samsung smart phones with best possible features in budget. Take a look!
Asking price – Rs. 10,990
Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2
The successor to the original Galaxy S Duos incorporates a 4.0-inch WVGA display having a resolution of 480×800 pixels. The affordable phone is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor coupled with a 768 MB RAM and 4GB of internal memory, which can be further expanded via a microSD card slot. Android 4.2 Jelly Bean comes out of the box. If you are interested in taking pictures of your loved ones, make sure you test its 5MP rear-facing camera with Auto Focus and an LED Flash. There's a VGA quality front-facing camera on the front for taking selfies. Other connectivity options include: 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, A-GPS, 1,500mAh battery and lastly Dual SIM connectivity. Also, the device supports 10 regional languages, making it the best possible price phone available in India.
Asking price- Rs. 8,290
Samsung Galaxy Trend
Looking for a phone on budget? You may consider Samsung Galaxy Trend priced at just Rs. 8,290. The device has a 4.0-inch WVGA display having resolution of 480×800 pixels. It is powered by a 1GHz Single Core processor coupled with 512MB RAM and 4GB internal memory (expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card slot).There's a 3MP rear facing camera too on the back without LED Flash; however, front-facing camera is missing. The Dual SIM supported phone is powered by Android 4.1 Jelly and 1500mAh battery. Other connectivity features include: 3G, 2G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and A-GPS, among others.
Asking price- Rs. 6,750
Samsung Galaxy Star Pro
With Samsung Galaxy Star Pro, it is possible to browse web and storing music without any hassles. The Galaxy Star Pro is not an ordinary device. It comes with a 4-inch WVGA display having resolution of 480x800 pixels. Under the hood, the device used a 1GHz Cortex-A5 processor coupled with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of ROM (expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card slot). There's a 2-megapixel rear camera without LED. Android 4.1 Jelly Bean comes out of the box. The makers have added a 1500mAh battery. Other connectivity features include: Dual SIM, Wi-Fi, 2G connectivity and A-GPS, among others.
Asking price – Rs. 6,200
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo
Stop cribbing, and buy the Galaxy Pocket Neo for just Rs. 6,200. Made perfect for students, the Galaxy Pocket Neo is indeed the most cost effective way to get the best of web, camera, and performance-all integrated into a solid package. The phone comes with a 3-inch display, 850 MHz processor, expandable internal memory, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, Dual SIM, 1,200mh battery and lastly a 2MP rear-facing camera.
Asking price – Rs. 5,000
Samsung Galaxy Star
t's seems that exciting days are back. We're talking about Samsung's most affordable Android powered smartphone, the Galaxy Star. The phone has all the yummy features you would have asked for. The device has a large 3-inch display, 1GHz single core processor, Dual SIM, 1,200mAh battery, 512MB RAM, 4GB of internal memory, Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi, and a 2MP rear-facing camera. Go for it!