Top 10 cheapest Android smartphones below Rs 20,000 in India for June 2013
KYMI handpicks top 10 cheapest and best Android smartphones in the sub Rs 20,000 category for June 2013
With more and more consumers in India switching to Android smartphones, manufacturers are churning some high-quality and well specced Android devices. If you are in the market picking up your next Android smartphone, check out our list of top 10 Android smartphones below Rs 20,000 that make for a great buy.
- Micromax A116 Canvas HD
Canvas HD A116, which has recently received the official Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS comes with a 5-inch HD IPS capacitive touchscreen display with a rolution of 1280x720 pixels, 1.2GHz quad core MediaTek processor and 1GB RAM. Also, the phablet features an 8-megapixel rear camera, 0.3-megapixel front camera for video calling and connectivity aspects like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, 3G and GPS. Further, with 4GB internal storage and a micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional memory, the Canvas HD is backed by a 2,100 mAh battery delivering up to 5 hours talk time and 174 hours standby.
Price: Rs 14,499
- Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos
Samsung entered the mid-range phablet segment with the Galaxy Grand Duos. The phablet with comes with a 5-inch multi-touch LCD capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 480x800 pixels and is powered by a 1.2GHz dual core processor and 1GB RAM. Running on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS, the Galaxy Grand Duos has an 8-megapixel rear camera and 2-megapixel front camera for video calling. Further, the Galaxy Grand Duos comes with 8GB internal storage, which is expandable to 64GB with a micro SD card. Other goodies include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HDMI, A-GPS and a 2,100 mAh battery.
Price: Rs 19,990
- Karbonn A9+
Karbonn A9+ is a budget smartphone equipped with a 4-inch capacitive touchscreen display with 800x480 pixels and a dual- core 1.2GHz processor. Further, the A9+ comes with 512MB RAM, 2.5GB user accessible internal storage space, micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB, 5-megapixel main camera and a 1.3-megapixel secondary camera. Also, flavored with Android 4.0 ICS, the handset is packed with connectivity features including Wi-Fi, 2G, Bluetooth 3.0 and is powered by a 1,420 mAh battery offering a decent backup.
Price: Rs 6,609
- Samsung Galaxy S Duos
Samsung Galaxy S Duos is the dual SIM and budget variant of the Galaxy S3. The smartphone packs in a 4-inch capacitive touchscreen display with 480x800 pixel resolution and is flavored with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. Further, Galaxy S Duos is equipped with a 1GHz processor and has 768MB RAM. Speaking of camera, the handset has a 5-megapixel rear shooter and a VGA front camera. It also packs 4GB internal storage, which can be expanded to up to 32GB. Featuring Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, teh device also houses a 1,500 mAh battery with up to 520 minutes of talk time.
Price: Rs 12,230
- HTC Desire V
Desire V is a mid-range smartphone powered by a 1GHz Cortex A5 processor and 512MB RAM. It comes with a 4-inch capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 480x800 pixels and offers users an internal memory of 4 GB and expandable memory of 32GB. The dual-SIM handset sports a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash and runs on Android 4.0 ICS operating system. Further, the Desire V includes connectivity features such as 3G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
Price: Rs 11,969