Nowadays bigger batteries have become essential in smartphones due to powerful processors and bigger displays. People tend to use a lot of applications and power consuming games, and thus smartphones need bigger batteries to last longer. So, while purchasing smartphones buyers are now giving more attention to the battery capacity.
To address the issue, manufacturers have now started arming their smartphones with bigger batteries with as huge as 5000 mAh. Thankfully, such huge batteries are not the exclusive property of high-end devices and now even affordable handsets too come with such huge batteries and offering battery standby time of several days.
Here we have listed five smartphones with such huge 4000 mAh batteries. Of course, we’ve considered other specs as well, but our primary focus was the battery size while deciding this list.
The Lenovo P2 was launched earlier this year in two variants, 3GB RAM which is priced at Rs 16,999 and 4GB RAM which costs you Rs 17,999. The smartphone is backed by a huge non-removable 5,100 mAh Li-ion battery which claims to offer 3 days of battery back up. Lenovo P2 works with a 24W Rapid Charger that gives up to 10 hrs of battery life in 15 minutes.
The Lenovo P2 has a 5.5-inch full HD (1920 x 1080p) AMOLED display with 401ppi as pixel density. It is armed with a 2.0 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. It comes in 3GB/4GB RAM with 32GB internal storage and 128 GB expandable memory via a micro SD card in India. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
The Lenovo P2 has a 13-megapixel camera with dual-LED flash on the back and a 5-megapixel camera on its front panel. It also has a fingerprint sensor. The handset measures 153 x 76 x 8.2mm and weighs 179 grams. The connectivity options include 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM Radio.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 was also launched earlier this year in India. The device is priced at Rs 9,999 for 2GB RAM + 32GB internal storage, Rs 10,999 for 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage and Rs 12,999 for 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage.
The smartphone is fueled by a 4,100mAh battery with Quick Charge technology. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 comes with a 5.5-inch full HD (1920 x 1080) 2.5D curved glass display and a 2.0 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor with Adreno 506 GPU. The hybrid dual SIM smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating and has a 4100 mAh battery.
For the storage, it comes with 2GB RAM + 32GB internal storage, 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB of internal storage variants, all of which are expandable via microSD card. The smartphone offers a 13-megapixel autofocus rear camera with dual tone LED flash, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture and a 5-megapixel front camera. On the connectivity front, the device offers 4G with VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), GPS with AGS/GLONASS and USB Type C. The handset measures 151 x 76 x 8.35mm and weighs 175 grams.
You can read Redmi Note 4 review here.
This is the latest smartphone with 5000 mAh battery launched in India for Rs 14,999. Asus claims that this battery can give you 34 days of Standby on 4G and 28 hours of talk time on 3G.
the Zenfone 3s Max comes in with a 5.2-inch HD (720 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D curved display with 75% of screen-to-body ratio. The display is wrapped around a beautiful metallic unibody shell which follows the same design language as any other latest budget smartphone. The device is 8.85mm thick and weighs at 175 grams. Digging inside, the smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz 64-bit Octa-Core MediaTek MT6750 processor coupled with Mali T860 GPU. There is 3GB of RAM inside with 32GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 2TB via microSD card which fits in a hybrid Dual SIM tray. For the camera, Asus has given a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and Dual LED flash whereas we also get an 8-megapixel 85 degrees Field of View front camera. The rear camera also comes with the Asus’s trademark 52-megapixel super resolution feature, HDR, QR reader, Night Mode, Light Mode, Time Lapse effect etc. The camera can record videos at 1080p at max.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS with A-GPS, 4G with VoLTE and microUSB which also supports reverse charging. There is also a fingerprint sensor at the front which doubles up as the Home Button when pressed. The smartphone runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat and packs in a huge 5000 mAh battery.
You can read the Review of Asus Zenfone 3s Max here.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro was launched last year with 5000 mAh battery for Rs 32,490. The 5,000 mAh battery claims to offer standby time of upto 22.5 days, talk-time of upto 32.5 hours, and video playback time of upto 26 hours. The battery comes with fast-charging feature, which claims to charge the battery from 0 to 100% in 160 minutes, and in mere 30 minutes it claims to charge the battery to upto 32%.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro has a Glass and Metal design. It features a 6-inch full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) Super Amoled display with Gorilla Glass 4 protection. The smartphone is equipped with a 1.8 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 652 processor and 4 GB RAM. The Galaxy A9 Pro offers 32GB of internal storage and an expandable memory up-to 256GB via micro SD card. The phone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro has a 16-megapixel autofocus camera with f1.9 aperture, OIS and LED flash in its rear panel, while an 8-megapixel camera with f1.9 aperture is in its front. The smartphone also offers a fingerprint scanner. The device measures 161.7 x 80.9 x 7.9 mm and weighs 210 grams. Besides, the smartphone offers Dual SIM, 4G-LTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, NFC, GPS/A-GPS, a micro USB port, Samsung KNOX, S-Voice, Screen Mirroring, Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Light Sensor, and Proximity Sensor.
Nubia launched Nubia N1 in December last year with 5000mAh battery for Rs 11,999. The battery comes with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 technology, which the company claims can last up to three days of moderate use.
Nubia N1 features a 5.5inch full HD display. Under the hood, there is a 1.8GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor coupled with Mali T860 GPU. The phone is backed by a with 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card.
The Nubia N1 sports a 13-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies. It also has a 13-megapixel camera at the rear with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash, and PDAF support. The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system with Nubia UI 4.0 on top of it. Connectivity options includes 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, and USB Type-C support.
You can read Nubia N1 review here.