Google released the latest version of Android 5.0 Lollipop back in October 2014 and there are quite a lot of devices running the latest version. Although many of the new devices releasing today are still running Android KitKat, OEMs are promising the Lollipop update. But at the same time, there are some good devices which runs Android Lollipop out of the box. These new devices are not just limited to high end or flagship category, but also the budget segment.
Here is a list of best Android phones with Android 5.0 Lollipop and below Rs 10000 in India.
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Micromax Canvas Juice 2:
Micromax Canvas Juice 2 comes with a 5 inch HD display and is powered by a Quad Core Mediatek processor with 2GB RAM. There is also 8GB internal storage available on the phone. The phone runs Android 5.0 Lollipop. There is 8MP rear camera and 2MP front camera available on the phone. The phone supports dual SIM just like other Micromax phones. There is also 3000mAh battery included in the phone, similar to Micromax Canvas Hue which was released couple of months back. Micromax Canvas Juice 2 comes in Silver color and is priced at Rs. 8,875.
Micromax Canvas Fire 4:
Micromax Canvas Fire 4 is the third device in the Micromax Fire series and the Fire 4 comes with 4.5 inch FWVGA Display and is powered by a Quad core processor with 1GB RAM. The processor is from Mediatek and the device runs Android 5.0. It is the first Android phone from Micromax with Android 5.0 Lollipop. There is Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on the device. Phone comes up with 8MP rear shooter and 2MP selfie shooter. Also phone come up with dual led flash which helps you to click pictures in low light. The device supports dual Sim and packs 2000mAh battery. The device is priced Rs 6999.
Lenovo A7000 sports 5.5-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) IPS display. It is powered by 1.5 GHz Octa-Core MediaTek MT6752M processor and runs Android 5.0 (Lollipop). On the camera end it features 8MP autofocus camera with LED Flash and 5MP front-facing camera. It has 2GB RAM and 8GB internal memory which is expandable memory with microSD. The device supports dual SIM and connectivity features include 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. It also packs a 2,900mAh removable battery. The Lenovo A7000 is available in black color and comes with a price tag of Rs. 8,999 in India.
Yu Yureka is only one device that can run the Cyanogen OS in India. The device sports 5.5-inch HD display and is powered by Snapdragon 615 Octa Core processor and it was initially released with Android 4.4.2 Kitkat. Few days back, the company has released the Android Lollipop based OS for the phone and is now available for download. On the camera end it comes with 13MP rear camera and 5MP front-facing camera. It also features 2 GB RAM and 16 GB of internal storage with expansion slot and also packs 2500mAh battery. The device is priced Rs 8999.
Intex Aqua Star L
The device comes with a 5-inch (854 x 480 pixels) FWVGA display and is powered by a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and runs Android Lollipop. It has 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage which can be expanded via microSD card. On the imaging front, it packs a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. It has dual SIM support with dual standby, similar to other Intex smartphones. There is also 2000mAh battery. This was the first phone to be launched in India with Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. The Intex Aqua Star L is priced Rs 6999 and comes in Black and White colors.
Moto E (2015):
The Moto E 2015 features a 4.5 inch qHD display and is powered by a 1.2Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Quad Core Processor or 1.2Ghz Snapdragon 200 Quad Core Processor (3G variant). It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop. There is 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage, up from 4GB on the first gen device. The company has launched both the 3G and 4G LTE variant in India. On the imaging front it features 5MP rear camera, VGA front-facing camera and it also packs a 2390mAh battery. The device is priced at Rs. 7,999 for the 4G variant and Rs 6999 for the 3G variant.