It has been a long time since we last published our compilation of Best Android phones in the Indian market. A lot of new Android smartphones and tablets have been launched in this interval and several old devices have seen a price cut making them suitable for your budget. In this report, we will look at some of best Android phones in every price bracket that you should check out before buying your next Android smartphone.
Android Phones in Rs. 23,000 – Rs. 35,000 Price Bracket:
After a long wait, Motorola has recently introduced a high-end Android phone in the Indian Market and it is worth it. RAZR is a great smartphone, but there are some or the other issues – pricing is one problem, then some might have issues with the battery life. You get a 4.3 inch Super AMOLED Advanced display, 1.2GHz dual core processor, 8MP rear camera, front camera, Gingerbread and much more with Motorola RAZR.
Price: INR 33,990
Samsung Galaxy S II:
If you considering pricing and the features, Galaxy S II is still the best smartphone to get currently in India. Great features and pricing has also become stagnant after the launch month fluctuations. You get a 1.2GHz dual core processor, 4.27 inch Super AMOLED Plus display, 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera and Gingerbread with Samsung Galaxy S II.
Price: INR 27,770
If you don’t like either of above two smartphones then you can opt for HTC Sensation XE or Samsung Galaxy Note. While Sensation XE is a slightly upgraded Sensation with Beats Audio, Galaxy Note is a smartphone/tablet hybrid with 1.4GHz dual core processor and 5.3 inch HD display.
Bonus Phone: Our female readers might consider HTC Rhyme
Android Phones in Rs. 13,000 – Rs. 22,999 Price Bracket:
This segment is one of the hottest Android price-range currently in India. It includes latest mid-range launches as well as smartphones, which have recently seen price cuts.
Motorola’s successor of original rugged Android phone Defy. You get a 1GHz processor, 3.7 inch display, 5MP camera and Gingerbread.
Price: INR 17,900
HTC Desire S:
After price-cuts, HTC Desire S is now in budget for many. You get 3.7 inch display, 1Ghz processor, 5MP rear camera, VGA front camera, and Gingerbread.
Price: INR 21,500
Samsung Galaxy S Plus:
Samsung’s latest version of original Galaxy S; You get a 4 inch Super AMOLED display, 1.4GHz processor, 5MP rear camera, .3MP front camera, and Gingerbread.
Price: INR 21,299
Sony Ericsson Xperia Ray:
A comparably smaller yet powered Android from Sony Ericsson. You get 3.3 inch display, 1GHz processor, 8.1MP rear camera, .3MP front camera, and Gingerbread.
Price: INR 17,899
Other choices in this segment can be Micromax A85, Sony Ericsson neo V, HTC Incredible S, and LG Optimus Black.
Android Phones under Rs 12,999
HTC Wildfire S:
HTC’s best entry-level Android phone, as HTC Explorer disappoints due to high pricing. You get a 3.2 inch display, 600MHz processor, 5MP camera, and Gingerbread with HTC Sense.
Price: INR 12,490
Samsung Galaxy Ace:
You get an 800MHz processor, 3.5 inch display, 5MP camera, and Gingerbread with Touchwiz UI.
Price: INR 12,999
Sony Ericsson Xperia Mini:
Sony Ericsson’s X10 Mini successor with decent hardware upgrades. You get a 1GHz processor, 3 inch display, 5MP camera, and Gingerbread.
Price: INR 12,200
LG Optimus Net:
A decent full touch Android from LG, you get a 3.2 inch display, 3MP camera, 800MHz processor and Gingerbread.
Price: INR 9,999
You can also opt for smartphones like LG Optimus Pro, Dell XCD35, LG Optimus One, Motorola Fire XT, and Samsung Galaxy Fit in this price.