If someone is looking to buy a cheap Android smartphone with decent specifications, it’s quite difficult to shortlist the right device from the market. If you don’t want to spend too much on a new smartphone, we have some smartphones in the market which are available in the market for as low as Rs 2,000.
The Intex Aqua Q7 N was launched in India last year for Rs 4,190. Currently, the smartphone retails at Rs 2,499 online.
The Intex Aqua Q7 N features a 4.5-inch (854 x 480p) display. It is armed with a 1.3 GHz quad-core Spreadtrum (SC7731C Chipset) processor, 512MB DDR3 RAM, and 8GB of internal storage that is expandable by up-to 32GB via a micro SD card. The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and is backed by a 2000 mAh Li-ion battery, which claims to deliver talk time of 6 hours and standby time of up-to 200 hours.
The Aqua Q7 N has a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash on the back and a 0.3-megapixel (VGA resolution) camera on its front panel. Further, the smartphone offers Dual SIM, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS/AGPS, WiFi (802.11b/g/n), FM Radio, USB 2.0, FM radio and Accelerometer.
Swipe Konnect 5.1 Eco
The Swipe Konnect 5.1 Eco is currently available for Rs 2,999 at online retailers.
Swipe Konnect 5.1 Eco features a 5-inch FWVGA (480 x854p) display with pixel density of 320 ppi and is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Spreadtrum, SC 7731C processor, which is paired with 512MB of RAM. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
It comes with 4GB of internal storage, which can be further expandable by up-to 32GB via a micro SD card. The smartphone sports a 5-megapixel auto-focus rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. Swipe Konnect 5.1 Eco is backed by a 2500 mAh battery, which claims to offer up-to 7 hours of talk-time. On the connectivity front, the device offers Dual SIM, 3G, GPS, WiFi and microUSB port. The handset measures 144 x 73 x 9.8 mm and weighs 140 grams. The sensors include Accelerometer, Light Sensor, and G-sensor.
Zen Desire Gold
The Zen Desire Gold is currently available for Rs 2,499 on online retailers.
The Android 5.1 Lollipop based Zen Admire Gold has a 4-inch FWVGA screen. It has a 1.2 GHz quad core processor, 512 MB RAM, 4GB internal memory and 32 GB of expandable storage slot. The phone offers a 3.1-megapixel primary camera and a 2-megapixel secondary front camera.
The Zen Desire Gold is equipped with a 1400 mAh battery and comes with dual SIM slot using which you can access 3G. The battery claims to offer 6 hours of talk time and 3 days of standby time. It has music and video players as well as FM radio for entertainment while for connectivity, the handset offers Bluetooth and WiFi. Proximity and gyro sensors are there as well.
Disclaimer – Keeping the price range in mind, the above-listed smartphones may or may not be a good performer in terms of specifications. Expecting a lot from these smartphones will be unfair to this price range.