The market for the budget smartphones is vast, and the smartphones ranging between Rs. 5000 to Rs. 10000 are considered to fall under this segment. The smartphone manufacturers like Samsung, Micromax, Intex, Karbonn, Lava, e.t.c launch many devices in this section that offers decent specifications without costing much to the pockets of the buyers. Check out the list of best smartphones ranging between Rs. 5000 – Rs. 10,000.
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Infocus Bingo 50
The U.S based smartphone manufacturer, InFocus has been launching many affordable smartphones with decent specifications to survive in the overcrowded Indian smartphone market. The brand has recently released a new impressive smartphone in its Bingo-series called as Infocus Bingo 50 in India. The smartphone comes with more than decent specifications and is available at an aggressive price tag. The smartphone supports dual sim dual standby and runs on latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. The Infocus Bingo 50 is the company’s first smartphone to run on latest Android OS. The device features 5-inch HD display, 64-bit Mediatek MT6735 quad-core SoC, 3GB of RAM, 16GB storage, 4G-LTE and 2500mAh battery. The smartphone comes in Leather Black or Sandstone Grey back panels and is available for purchase online exclusively via Snapdeal.
Key features of Infocus Bingo 50 are:
The Infocus Bingo 50 is priced at Rs. 7,499
Intex Aqua Ace II
The Indian smartphone maker, Intex has earlier launched Intex Aqua Ace and Aqua Ace Mini priced at Rs 12,999 and 7,799 respectively in India. The brand has recently launched the successor of the Aqua Ace called as Intex Aqua Ace II and is available for purchase via all the leading online and offline platforms across the country. The smartphone comes with impressive specifications and will be targeted towards the youth. The device comes powered by 64-bit MediaTek MT6735 quad-core processor clocked at 1.3GHz paired with Mali-T720 GPU and 3GB of RAM for smooth and lag-free performance. The device supports dual sim dual standby with standard connectivity options like 4G-LTE with Vo-LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS and microUSB 2.0 port.
The Intex Aqua Ace II comes with following features:
The Intex Aqua Ace II is priced at Rs. 8,999
Vivo has recently launched a budget-friendly smartphone in its Y-series called as Vivo Y31L in India. The smartphone is almost similar to its predecessor, but we can find some changes in the design and other internal specifications. The device features 4.7-inch qHD display, 64-bit Snapdragon 410 1.2GHz quad-core SoC, 1GB RAM, 16GB of built-in storage, 8MP rear camera with LED flash and 2200mAh battery. It supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based FunTouch OS 2.0 laid on top. It includes connectivity options like 4G-LTE, Wi-Fi, GPS/A-GPS, Bluetooth and is available for purchase via both online and offline platforms across the country. The Vivo Y31L is priced on the higher side when compared to other smartphones that are available with better specifications at this price tag.
Key features of Vivo Y31L are:
The Vivo Y31L is priced at Rs. 9,450
Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus
Lenovo with sales over 8 million handsets online is currently the No.1 online brand in India. The company has recently launched a decent budget smartphone is its Vibe-series called as Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus in India and is available for purchase online exclusively via Flipkart.The smartphone comes with decent mid-range specifications and will be targeted towards the affordable category users. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus feels premium in hand with aluminum finish and also features dual stereo speakers with Dolby Audio technology for the superior sound experience. Like the Lenovo K4 Note, the Vibe K5 Plus also features Theatre Max technology for the virtually realistic experience. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop and comes in Champagne Gold, Platinum Silver and Graphite Grey color variants.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus has following features:
The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus is priced at Rs. 8,499
LYF Wind 4
LYF, a smartphone brand owned by Reliance, has recently launched a battery-focused smartphone called as LYF Wind 4 in India. The main USP of the device is it powers 4000mAh battery that the company claims can deliver upto 28 hours of talk time and upto 630 hours of standby time. The Wind 4 supports dual sim dual standby and includes standard connectivity options like 4G-LTE, Vo-LTE, VoWiFi, GPS, Bluetooth and microUSB 2.0 port with OTG. The device offers nice grip with the leather back panel and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box. The Wind 4 will be available for purchase via online and authorized Reliance retail stores across the country.
Key specifications of LYF Wind 4 are:
The LYF Wind 4 is priced at Rs. 9,699
Coolpad Dazen 11 4G
The Chinese handset maker, Coolpad has launched some impressive smartphones in the recent times like Coolpad Note 3 & Note 3 Lite at aggressive pricing and has managed to create a buzz in the Indian smartphone market. Recently, the company has silently launched a new budget-friendly device in its Dazen series called as Coolpad Dazen 11 4G in India. The smartphone is not quite impressive as the Coolpad Note 3 series but comes with decent specifications at that price tag. The Dazen 11 runs on older Android 4.4 KitKat and is available for purchase online exclusively via Amazon.in. The smartphone features 5-inch qHD True Color IPS display, 64-bit MediaTek MT6582 quad-core processor, 2GB RAM and 4G-LTE support.
The Coolpad Dazen 11 4G has following features:
The Coolpad Dazen 11 4G is priced at Rs. 8,477
Infocus Bingo 20
Infocus has targeted the budget segment and has been launching many smartphones in that range from the past few months. The company has recently launched a new smartphone called as Infocus Bingo 20 in India. The smartphone features entry-level specifications and is available for purchase online exclusively via all the leading offline stores across the country. The Bingo 20 features 4.5-inch FWVGA display, 64-bit Spreadtrum SC9830 quad-core SoC, 1GB RAM, 8MP camera and 4G-LTE connectivity. The device comes with a 5MP front snapper with LED flash to take stunning images in any lighting conditions. The smartphone supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.
Key specifications of the Infocus Bingo 20 are:
The Infocus Bingo 20 is priced at Rs. 5,749
These are the best budget-friendy smartphones we have sorted out for March 2016. If you have any plans to buy a smartphone in the mid-range category then here is our list of devices ranging from Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 20,000 worth having a look.