The festive season just got over across India. However, the online retailers continue to offer some great deals on their online destinations. Though many are luring you to buy the Google Nexus 5, there are several other smartphones and tablets seeking your attention.
Here are some of the best deals spotted online this week.
Launch price: Rs 49,999
Deal price: Rs 40,850
Nokia’s new imaging flagship Lumia 1020 is a top of the line Windows Phone 8 smartphone. Lumia 1020 has a 4.5 inch Amoled display with 720p HD native resolution support and it is made using Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for strength. Nokia has used its PureView imaging technology to power the 41 megapixel image sensor at the back that packs Carl Zeiss optics and a Xenon flash with LED flash.
The camera is capable of 4x lossless zoom and re-cropping technique with the new Nokia Camera app. The smartphone is capable of upgrading to the Lumia Black update expected early next year. This smartphone is powered by a dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus mobile processor with 2 GB RAM and 32 GB on-board storage without any memory slot. Packing a top level Windows Phone 8 experience, this is the best mobile camera smartphone with a 2000 mAh battery. Lumia 1020 can be purchased for Rs 40,850 from the Snapdeal website.
Launch price: Rs 15,999
Deal price: Rs 8,999
Google Asus Nexus 7 (2012) tablet has been on sale for less than the launch price. The Nexus 7 (2012) features a 7 inch IPS LCD display with 1280 x 800 pixel resolution made using Corning Gorilla Glass technology for resistance to normal scratches. Asus has packed a quad core Nvidia Tegra 3 mobile processor with 1 GB RAM and 16 GB on board storage.
There is no memory card slot on this tablet and there is a 1.2 megapixel camera in the front for video calling or chat. Google has announced the Android 4.4 KitKat update for this tablet, which is expected to be available in India later this year. It comes packed with a 4325 mAh battery and a plethora of apps from the Google Play Store. The Google Nexus 7 with WiFi and 3G SIM card support can be purchased for Rs 8,999 from the Flipkart website.
Launch price: Rs 18,999
Deal price: Rs 14,294
Discount code: SCNL49
Nokia had introduced the mid range Lumia 720 to fill the gap between the Lumia 820 and Lumia 620. Lumia 720 has a 4.3 inch IPS LCD ClearBlack display with 480 x 800 pixel resolution. The display has been made using Corning Gorilla Glass. Nokia has powered this smartphone with a dual core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 mobile processor with 512 MB RAM and 8 GB on board storage.
There is a memory card slot to add more storage. Lumia 720 runs the Windows Phone 8 mobile OS and is eligible for the recently announced Lumia Black update expected early next year. This smartphone packs a 6.1 megapixel camera for great quality imaging and a 1.3 megapixel camera in the front for self portraits. Nokia has used a standard 2000 mAh battery. The Lumia 720 can be purchased for as little as Rs 14,294 from the Shopclues website.
Launch price: Rs 36,790
Deal price: Rs 27,899
Discount code: RECHARGEITS
HTC recently introduced the One mini smartphone bearing the One design language. One mini features a 4.3 inch Super LCD2 display with 720p HD resolution, and is made using Corning Gorilla Glass 3 technology for strength. HTC has packed a dual core 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 mobile processor paired with 1 GB RAM. By default, One mini runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean packaged in HTC Sense 5 update.
At the back, One mini has a 4 megapixel UltraPixel camera with LED flash for better imaging and in the front lies a 1.6 megapixel camera with 720p HD resolution. HTC has packed WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPS and Glonass support, DLNA and Beats Audio integration. HTC has packed an 1800 mAh battery to offer just enough run time. HTC One mini can be purchased for Rs 27,899 from the Indiatimes Shopping website.
Launch price: Rs 19,990
Deal price: Rs 14,099
Discount code: MOBILE6OFF
Micromax had introduced the Canvas Doodle 2 that flaunts a 5.7 inch IPS HD display. Doodle 2 packs a quad core 1.2 GHz MediaTek MT6589 mobile processor with 1 GB RAM and 16 GB on board storage. This phablet runs Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean update and comes in dual SIM configuration. Ideal for those who love to enjoy multimedia and don’t wish to carry two devices.
The Canvas Doodle 2 features a 12 megapixel camera at the back with dual LED flash and a 5 megapixel camera in the front. The smartphone supports 3G network in one of the slots. Micromax has packed a 2600 mAh battery to make it run for a long time. Doodle 2 can be purchased for Rs 14,099 from the Homeshop18 website.