The first month of this year is over but the euphoria still seems there, especially for online retailers who continue to offer lucrative deals on smartphones. So if you are planning to buy a smartphone, then here are some of the interesting deals for this week.
Launch Price: Rs 8,689
Deal Price: Rs 5,198
Lenovo A390 comes with a 4-inch display with 480×800 pixel resolution. It comes loaded with the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system and a 1.3 GHz dual-core MediaTek MT6577 mobile chipset. The A390 has 512 MB RAM and 4 GB on-board storage out of which about 2.3 GB is reserved for the OS. There is a memory slot to expand the storage to up to 32 GB.
The Lenovo A390 has a 5 megapixel camera but it does not have any LED flash or front facing camera. This dual-SIM device supports GSM modules and supports 2G networks. Lenovo has packed a 1500 mAh removable battery in the handset. We have shared our initial thoughts on the Lenovo A390 here. Lenovo A390 can be purchased for as low as Rs 5,198 from Amazon India website.
Launch Price: Rs 10,990
Deal Price: Rs 9,206
Discount Coupon: MOBOF9
It is the successor of popular dual SIM smartphone – the Galaxy S Duos. The Galaxy S Duos 2 is powered by a dual-core 1.2 GHz mobile processor and 768 MB RAM. This hardware provides the just needed muscle to run the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system. This dual SIM smartphone accommodates one GSM SIM module supporting 3G network.
The Galaxy S Duos 2 features a 4-inch touchscreen display with 480×800 pixel resolution. Samsung has armed it with a 5 megapixel autofocus camera and LED Flash at the back while in the front lies a 0.3 megapixel camera for video calls. The smartphone offers only 4 GB on-board storage but there is a memory cards slot that can accommodate up to 64 GB card. Besides, the 118 grams weighing phone has WiFi, Bluetooth, A-GPS support, and a 1500 mAh battery. Samsung Galaxy S Duos 2 can be purchased for as low as Rs 9,206 after applying the discount code at the Tradus India website.
Lenovo S820 (8GB)
Launch Price: Rs 19,599
Deal Price: Rs 15,500
Lenovo S820 is a dual-SIM hand supporting 3G network in one of the SIM slots. Its 4.6-inch LCD display comes with 1280×720 pixel resolution. The 8.9 mm thick S820 is powered by a quad-core 1.2 GHz MediaTek MT6589 mobile processor, 1 GB RAM, and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system. At the back, this Lenovo smartphone has a 12 megapixel auto focus camera along with an LED flash. There is a 2 megapixel camera in its front for video calls.
Besides, the Lenvo S820, which comes in flamingo red colour, has WiFi, Bluetooth, FM Radio, GPS with A-GPS support, and a 2000 mAh battery. Lenovo S820 can be purchased for Rs 15,500 from Amazon India website.
Launch Price: Rs 14,999
Deal Price: Rs 11,499
Micromax Canvas Magnus A117 is yet another mid-range smartphone but with interesting set of specifications. Canvas Magnus sports a 5-inch IPS LCD display with 1280×720 pixel resolution. Powered by a quad-core 1.5 GHz MediaTek MT6589T mobile processor, this Micromax handset comes with 1 GB RAM, Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system, a 12 megapixel rear auto focus camera and an LED Flash. This camera can record HD videos too. It has a 2 megapixel camera in the front for video calls as well.
This smartphone offers 4 GB on-board storage and has a memory card slot. Besides, the phone has WiFi, Bluetooth, FM Radio, GPS with AGPS support, and it packs a modest 2000 mAh battery. The Canvas Magnus A117 can be purchased for Rs 11,499 from the Amazon India website.
Launch Price: Rs 14,490
Deal Price: Rs 11,862
Sony Xperia M comes with a 4-inch touchscreen that supports 854×480 pixels resolution and is protected by a scratch resistant layer. Sony has powered it with a dual core 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus processor and 1 GB of RAM. The Xperia M runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update.
Sony has used 5 megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED Flash and also placed a VGA camera in the front of the phone. The 9.3 thick Xperia M has micro USB 2.0, Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi, DLNA, GPS, FM radio, and NFC. Sony has powered the device with 1750 mAh battery that claims to provide up to 10 hours of talktime. It is also a Playstation certified smartphone and comes in black, purple, white and yellow colours. Sony Xperia M Single SIM version can be purchased for Rs 11,862 from the Flipkart website.