If you have been a smartphone user from quite a while, and now looking for a premium device with high-end specs and ready to spend a good amount of money, there are a lot of choices available. This year several new Android smartphones had been launched in India so far. If you are finding it hard to choose one among them, listed below are the top five Android phones available below Rs 25,000. The top five list contains devices from industry leaders like HTC and Samsung, as well as new players like Xiaomi, OnePlus and YU.
Top 5 Android phones below Rs 25,000
Xiaomi Mi 4
Recently launched in India for Rs 19,999, the Xiaomi Mi4 is a flagship smartphone that is having successful weekly flash sales on Flipkart. The brand recently released the 64GB Mi 4 variant in the country for Rs 23,999, whose first flash sale was over within a minute. The device flaunts a 5-inch full HD display, and runs Android 4.4 with MIUI 6 on top. It is backed by a 2.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, coupled with 3GB of RAM. Camera wise the phone comes with a 13MP rear camera with an LED flash and an 8MP secondary shooter for quality self portraits. Other features include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a 3,080mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy E7
The Galaxy E7 is among the first smartphones Samsung launched with a metallic body. The company recently dropped the price of the Galaxy E7 in India to Rs 20,900 to sweeten the deal on the premium Android offering. The handset comes with a large 5.5-inch HD display, and runs Android 4.4 KitKat. It is fuelled by a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, paired with 2GB of RAM, and a 2,950mAh battery. Photography is handled by a 13MP rear shooter with an LED flash and a 5MP front snapper. It comes with 16GB of expandable memory, dual-SIM slots, 7mm thickness, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, USB, and A-GPS.
The Yureka is the first smartphone from Micromax-backed brand, YU to compete against the likes of Xiaomi in India. The YU Yureka is offered for Rs 8,999 and comes with support for 4G LTE networks. The budget friendly Android-powered smartphone offers a large 5.5-inch HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It is backed by a 1.5GHz octa-core processor, aided by 2GB of RAM and a 2,500mAh battery. Other features include 13MP/5MP cameras, 16GB of expandable memory, dual-SIM slots, and usual set of connectivity options.
The OnePlus One is the first smartphone from the newly founded Chinese brand. It is among one of the best Android smartphones with high-end specs offered in budget prices. There are two variants of the OnePlus One available in India – the OnePlus One 16GB Silk White and One 64GB Sandstone Black. These are being offered exclusively on Amazon India for Rs 18,999 and Rs 21,999 respectively. The phablet sports a 5.5-inch full HD display, a 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor, 3GB of RAM, 13MP/5MP cameras, a 3,100mAh battery, and 4G LTE.
HTC Desire 816 2015
The last one on the list, the HTC Desire 816 is a mid-range smartphone available online around for Rs 17,500. The smartphone runs Android 4.4 KitKat, and offers a 5.5-inch HD display. It is backed by a 1.7GHz octa-core processor, accompanied by 1GB of RAM and a 2,600mAh battery. The device offers a 13MP rear shooter with an LED flash, a 5MP front camera, dual front facing speakers, 16GB of expandable memory, and the regular set of connectivity options.
So, which one are you going to pick among them? Or you have your mind set on any other device? Share with all the folks in the comments section.