Top 7 cheapest Android 4.2 Jelly Bean phone in India below Rs 5,000 for August 2013
KYMI brings you the cheapest Android 4.2 Jelly Bean flavored mobile phones in the sub 5K category for August 2013
We have been hearing how the lines between the feature phones and smartphones continue to blur with the advent of 'smart-feature' phones. The recent newbies in the sub 5k category which bring on board Android Jelly Bean OS and dual-core processors are an example. The devices not only make for a tempting buy for the budget conscious consumers but also give an indication to how this segment is set to change in the future.
- Lava Iris 356
First up in the category is the Lava Iris 356. The indigenous manufacturer packs in a 3.5-inch HVGA capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 320x480 pixels along with a slew of goodies in its recent offering.
Powered by the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, the device houses a 1.2GHz dual-core processor paired with 256MB of RAM and a 1,500 mAh battery that offers 5 hours of talk time and 200 hours of standby time under the hood. The handset also brings two camera set-up - a 1.3-megapixel rear camera and a VGA front-facing camera for video calling and chatting.
On the storage front it supports 100MB of inbuilt storage, which can be expanded to 32GB using a Micro SD card slot. Connectivity options are plenty and include, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS and 3G.
Price: Rs 4,499
- Lava 402
Lava's second recent offering Lava 402 also brings onboard 3G capabilities, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, MediaTek dual-core Cortex A7 processor and 1,500mAh battery like its sibling, Lava 356. It also share the same connectivity and storage options with 256MB RAM, 512MB internal memory with 32GB external support.
Priced slightly higher, the device brings a massive 4-inch WVGA capacitive touchscreen with 480X800 pixels resolution along with better camera capabilities - notably a 3-megapixel primary camera and a 1.3-megapixel secondary camera.
Lava 402 makes for a ideal buy for consumers who are looking at a descent processor, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean flavor and 3G capabilities at a budget price tag. It doesn't get any better.
- Intex Cloud X4
Computer peripherals maker Intex also brings a interesting Android 4.2 Jelly Bean powered device at a affordable price. Dubbed Intex Cloud X4, the device sports a 3.5-inch HVGA display and a 1GHz processor accompanied by a 256MB. The device also brings a dual camera setup - with a 3.2-megapixel rear camera and a VGA front camera for video calls.
Those looking at an enhanced mobility experience and best of features and performance on a shoe string budget - Intex Cloud X4 is your device.
- Celkon A63 Campus
Celkon Mobile recently released its 4-inch display smartphone with 800×480 pixels resolution for Rs 4,499. Dubbed A63 Campus, the device is fueled by a dual-core CPU clocked at 1.2GHz and Android Jelly Bean 4.2 - which is quite impressive for a smartphone in this category. In addition the device also houses a 3.2-megapixel rear camera and a front facing camera for video calls and chats along with a 256MB RAM, and 1,500 mAh battery back up.
- Celkon Campus A20
Another equally impressive offering from the company is Campus A20. Equipped again with a massive 4-inch WVGA display and powered by 1.2GHz dual-core processor and Android 4.2, the device brings on board 3G capabilities, 1500 mAh battery and a VGA front and 3.2-megapixel rear camera. To make the offer more enticing, the company is also offering a back cover along with the device for free. Need we add more?
- Videocon A24
Videocon's A 24 is another interesting buy for consumers looking for Android Jelly Bean goodness under 5K range. Fitted with a 4-inch WVGA touchscreen, the device is fueled by a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor and a 256 MB RAM. On the camera front the device sports a 3.2 megapixel rear camera while on the front rests a 0.3 megapixel camera.
Packed with a solid 1450 mAh battery, this dual SIM, dual standby device also supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and GPRS among connectivity options. The device also comes pre-loaded with a 'V-Store' which brings access to several apps like Facebook, WhatsApp, games, mail, and several other handy Android applications along with a 32GB expandable memory option.
Price: Rs 4,699
- Intex Cloud X3
Indian computer peripherals maker Intex entices budget consumers with its Android 4.2 Jelly Bean offering dubbed, Intex Cloud X3. Equipped with a 1GHz dual-core MediaTek MT6572 processor and a 256MB RAM, this dual-SIM support device features a 3.5- inch HVGA display, 2-megapixel rear camera with a VGA front camera, Wi-Fi and 1450 mAh battery.
Available in white and black, Cloud X3 aims to meet the need of entry level users who would like to migrate to a more sophisticated mobile experience.
Price: Rs 3,790
We will be updating this list with the newest and latest Android jelly Bean devices under 5k, so stay tuned for more.
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