In India the 4G services has been talk of the town for quite sometime now and this year many operators are expected to roll out their 4G networks. Airtel has already expanded its 4G network to 296 towns while the second largest operator, Vodafone is to launch 4G services by this year end. Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio is already testing its 4G network.
With 4G, you could enjoy uninterrupted HD video streaming, super-fast uploading and downloading of movies, music and images. Sensing the opportunity, device makers are on a spree to launch their 4G enabled smartphones in the country. Here we have listed five best smartphones with 4G capability which are available between Rs 10,000 to Rs 15,000.
The Motorola Moto G (3rd Generation) comes in two variants – one comes with 8 GB internal storage, 1 GB RAM and is priced at Rs 11,999 while the other has 16 GB internal storage, 2 GB RAM and is priced at Rs 12,999.
The handset offers a 5 inch HD IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 coating. The smartphone is water resistant (IPX7 rated) and is thus immune to splashes and accidental drops in the water but is not water proof. It is powered by a 1.4 GHz quad core Snapdragon 410 processor, Adreno 306 GPU and runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system.
Motorola Moto G (3rd Generation) sports a 13 megapixel rear camera with LED flash light, 5 megapixel front camera, and a 32 GB micro SD card slot. It has a 2470 mAh battery that claims to last a whole day. For connectivity, Motorola Moto G (3rd Generation) offers 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro USB 2.0, 3.5 mm jack and GPS with AGPS/GLONASS support. This handset measures 141.5 x 70.7 x 11 mm and weights 149 grams.
Asus Zenfone 2 Laser ZE550KL (3GB RAM and 16 GB internal)
The ZenFone 2 Laser (ZE550KL) features a 5.5-inch HD IPS display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by 64-bit 1.5 GHz Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 octa core processor and 3 GB RAM that runs on Android Lollipop 5.0 (OS is optimized by Asus ZenUI)
It sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with laser auto focus, Dual LED Real Tone flash, and a 5-megapixel front camera. Asus Zenfone 2 Laser ZE550KL comes with 16GB of built-in storage that’s expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB), and 3000mAh removable battery. For connectivity, Asus Zenfone 2 Laser ZE550KL offers 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro USB 2.0, 3.5 mm jack and GPS with AGPS/GLONASS support. This handset measures 77.2 x 152.5 x 10.8 mm and weights 170 grams.
The Xiaomi Mi4i comes in two variants – one comes with 16 GB internal storage is priced at Rs 12,999 while the other has 32 GB internal storage is priced at Rs 14,999 on Flipkart.
The handset has a 5 inch full HD IPS display and has an unibody design. It comes with Snapdragon 615 (2nd Gen) octa core processor, 2 GB RAM and the Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system (OS is optimized with MIUI 6.0).
Xiaomi Mi4i sports a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual-LED (dual tone) flash and has a 5 megapixel camera in the front. It has a non-removable 3120 mAh Li-Ion battery which claims to offers 35 hours of talktime on 3G network.
For connectivity, Xiaomi Mi4i offers 4G LTE, dual-band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro USB 2.0, 3.5 mm jack and GPS with AGPS/GLONASS support. This handset measures 138.1 x 69.6 x 7.8 mm and weights 130 grams.
The InFocus M810 features a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display that has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The handset is powered by a 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and 2 GB RAM which runs the Android Lollipop 5.0 OS.
For photography, the The InFocus M810 offers a 13-megapixel auto focus rear camera with True Tone LED flash and a 5 megapixel fixed focus front camera. InFocus M810 comes with 16GB of built-in storage that’s expandable via microSD card (up to 64GB). It has 2600 mAh battery which claims to offers 10 hours of talktime and 480 hours of standy time on 3G network. For connectivity, InFocus M810 offers 2G, 3G, 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, Micro USB 2.0, 3.5 mm jack and GPS with AGPS/GLONASS support. This handset measures 76.2 x 153.7 x 6.99 mm and weights 155 grams.
The Samsung Galaxy J5 features a 5 inch Super AMOLED display with resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 quad core Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 processor and 1.5 GB RAM and runs on the latest Android 5.1 (Lollipop) operating system.
The Samsung Galaxy J5 comes with a 13 megapixel auto focus rear camera with an LED flash. In its front lies a 5 megapixel camera as well as an LED flash light. The phone offers 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable to up to 128 GB via a micro SD card.
Samsung Galaxy J5 has a 2600 mAh Li-Ion battery which claims to offers 13 hours of talk time and 340 hours of standby time. For connectivity, it offers dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by), LTE (4G), WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, WiFi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.1 A2DP, FM radio with RDS, micro USB 2.0, and GPS with A-GPS and Glonass. The handset measures 142.1 x 71.8 x 7.9 mm and weights 146 grams.