More than 75 per cent mobile users in India still use feature phones and it is expected at some point time in near future they may shift to smartphones. On the other hand some consumers only want to purchase really cheap smartphone that gives decent performance.
Here we present to top 5 smartphones which have a minimum display screen size of 4 inch, 512 RAM and are powered by dual core processor. The only exception in the list is Nokia Asha 502 smartphone. We have included it in the list purely based on good views given by its users. We would also like make it clear that we have not tested all the smartphones which are in the list and they have been included based on their specification and not on their real world performance.
Smart Flo Poise Mi-451 features a 4.5-inch Ultra bright IPS display and is powered by a dual-core mobile processor paired with 512 MB RAM. By default, the phone offers 4 GB internal storage and more can be added through memory card slot. This entry level mobile phone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and is available for Rs 5,499 in India.
At the rear rests a 3.2 megapixel camera with LED Flash and there is a 1.3 megapixel camera in the front. Other features include Bluetooth, FM Radio, G-sensor, Spice Cloud Storage support and WiFi support. This entry level smartphone offers dual-SIM configuration to support two 2G network SIM modules.
iBall Andi 4.5 Ripple
iBall has introduced a new smartphone with 4.5-inch display and a dual-core mobile processor. The phone, called Andi 4.5 Ripples, is offered in 2G and 3G versions. The 2G version is priced at Rs 5,499 while the other one is to cost Rs 6,399.
The new iBall Andi 4.5 Ripple smartphone joins the existing line-up of the Andi devices. The Andi 4.5 Ripple features a 4.5-inch touchscreen display with 854×480 pixel resolution. This smartphone is powered by dual-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 mobile processor.
At its back, there is 5 megapixel camera with LED Flash. It also has a front camera. The Andi 4.5 Ripple runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and 512 RAM. It comes packed with 4 GB on-board storage.
Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean Operating System based Intex Cloud Y13 comes with 4-inch displayIt has a dual-core processor clocked at a speed of 1.2GHz per core coupled with 512MB of RAM.
On the imaging front this smartphone is loaded with a 3MP rear camera with LED flash and 1.3MP resolution front camera for video calling. It has 4GB internal memory which van expanded upto 32 GB using a micro SD card.
Karbonn Kochadaiiyaan Legend A36 is priced around Rs 150 more than Rs 6000 in online stores yet we have included it in the list because in physical store you will be able to get is for less than Rs 6,000.
It is a dual SIM handset and comes with Android ICS operating system, 1 GHzdual core processor, 5 inch qHD IPS display, 5 megapixel rear auto focus camera, a 2 megapixel front camera, 512 MB RAM, 4 GB ROM, 32 GB expandable storage slot, 1800 mAh battery, and an LED flash besides the rear camera.
It has also WiFi, Bluetooth, 3.5 mm jack, and FM radio. It is armed with G-Sensor, Ambient Light sensor, andProximity sensor as well.
Nokia Asha 502 features a 3-inch LCD transmissive display with 240×320 pixel resolution. Weighing mere 100 grams, the Asha 502 stands out from the previous Asha devices in terms of design. The Crystal Casing of the Asha 502 gives it premium-like look and feel in the hand. Its back panel design is inspired from the first generation Lumia devices. Nokia will offer the Asha 502 in six basic colours – Red, Green, Black, Yellow, White and Cyan.
The Asha 502 has mere 64 MB RAM and a memory card slot to support up to 32 GB micro SD card. By default, the Asha 502 comes preloaded with the Nokia Asha software platform 1.1 version that brings several improvements include the new Fastlane and Glance Screen. Nokia has placed 5 megapixel camera at its back with an LED flash next to it. This handset a 1010 mAh battery to provide talk time of up to 13.5 hours roughly.