For consumers on a tight budget, an Android powered handset features decent internal hardware. More and more handsets running on Android platform now have top notch build quality and hell number of features. Gone are the days when an Android powered phone starts at a price point of Rs.10,000. Now the situation is completly changed. The massification of connected devices played a key role in popularization of smartphones in India.
Since Indian consumers consume a lot of digital content these days, even a low priced Android-based handset is just fine to run latest app. Gone are the days when Android OS was seen as weak and stale in comparison to iOS.
A good look at the Google Play store and Apple supported app store gives you a clear idea, why consumers residing in Indian choose Android over iOS. Our Indian tech vendors played even bigger role in getting smartphones in roads.
GizBot has come with top 5 super affordable dual core smartphones with 5MP camera . Take a look!
Asking price- Rs 6,199
Lava Iris 405
The Lava Iris 405 packs a 4-inch display having resolution of 480X 800 pixels. The phone is powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor coupled with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of ROM (expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card slot).Android 4.1 Jelly Bean comes out of the box.
There's a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash and a VGA quality front facing camera for long video chat. The camera also features 8X zoom functionality, image stabilization and zero shutter lag like useful imaging features. The makers have added a 1400mAh Li Ion battery. The Lava Iris 405 is now available for Rs 6199.
Asking price- Rs. 6190
he Karbonn A99 packs a 4-inch WVGA display having resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. The phone is powered by a 1.3GHz dual-core processor coupled with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of ROM (expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card slot).
The makers have added a 1400mAh Li Ion battery. Android 4.2 Jelly Bean comes out of the box. There's a 5-mega pixel camera on the rear and a 0.3-mega pixel front facing camera. Other connectivity options include: 2G, 3G, Wi-Fi, Dual SIM, FM Radio, 3.5mm headphone jack, among others. Karbonn A99 is the brand new entrant in our countdown. The phone is available at a price of Rs. 6190.
Asking price – Rs. 5999
Spice Stellar Glamour
The Spice Stellar Glamour Mi- 436 packs a 4-inch display. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz Dual Core processor coupled with 512 MB RAM and 4GB of ROM (expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card). There's a 5MP camera on the rear back and VGA quality camera on the front. Android 4.2 Jelly Bean comes out of the box. Other connectivity options include: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and A-GPS, among others. The device is now available for Rs. 5999 in the Indian market.
Asking price – Rs. 6,190
Intex Cloud Y2
The Intex Cloud Y2 packs a 4-inch display. The phone is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor coupled with 512 MB RAM and 4GB ROM (expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card). Android 4.2 Jelly Bean comes out of the box. There's a 5-mega pixel rear facing camera on the rear. Also add a VGA quality camera on the front. The makers have added a 1,500mAh Li Ion battery. Other connectivity options include: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM Radio, A-GPS, among others.
Asking price – Rs 6399
The Xolo A500 flaunts a 4 inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. The dual SIM handset comes equipped with a 1GHz dual core processor under its hood. Likewise other budget offerings in the country, Xolo A500 are also flavored with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS.
The handset sports a 5MP rear camera and a 0.3MP front camera for video calling. Xolo A500 is packed with 4GB internal storage, 512MB RAM and a micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage. The handset comes with Bluetooth, GPS, 3G, Wi-Fi and micro USB 2.0 connectivity features. The Lava offering is loaded with a 1,500 mAh battery.