Google released Android 5.0 Lollipop back in October 2014, but still a major percentage of phones released in the budget segment run Android KitKat. Some of the new device releasing this year have the promised update to Lollipop. 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 5000 in India.
Micromax Canvas Spark
Micromax Canvas Spark comes with a 4.7 inch qHD display which has a resolution of 960 X 540 pixels and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for preventing scratches. The device runs on a 1.3-Ghz quad-core MediaTek MT6582 processor and features 1GB RAM. There is 8 GB internal storage space of which around 4.10 GB is available for use. There is also microSD slot for expanding the memory. The phone comes with an 8MP rear camera with LED flash and a 2MP front camera for selfies and video calls. The phone runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop and features a 2000 mAh battery.
Price : Rs. 5,325.00
The device comes with 4.7-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS Fully Laminated display. It is powered by 1.2 GHz Quad-Core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) processor and runs Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop). On the imaging front, it has 8MP rear camera with LED Flash and 2MP front-facing camera. It features 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory which is expandable memory up to 32GB 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, GPS. It packs a 2000mAh battery.
Price : Rs. 4,999.00
Micromax Canvas Spark 2
The device comes with a 5-inch FWVGA (854 X 480p) display and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor. There is no mention on the RAM available on this device. The phone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop. The phone has dual SIM card and micro SD card support to expand the memory to 32GB. The internal storage is at 4GB which might not be really useful for a smartphone especially if you install a lot of apps. The battery capacity is at 1800mAh.
Price : Rs. 5,199.00
Lenovo A 2010
The Lenovo A2010 comes with a 4.5 inch FWVGA display (854 X 480 pixels) and the phone is powered by 1 GHz MediaTek MT6735M 64-bit Quad Core processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It runs Android 5.1 Lollipop. The device also comes with 8GB internal storage which is expandable to 32GB via micro SDcard. On the imaging front, the phone has 5MP rear camera with fixed focus and LED flash and a front-facing 2MP camera for selfies. The phone comes with a removable 2000mAh battery.
Price : Rs. 4,990
Phicomm Energy 653
The device sports 5-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) HD display. It is powered by 1.1 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 (MSM8909) processor and runs Android 5.1 (Lollipop). It has 1 GB RAM and 8GB internal memory which is expandable memory up to 64GB with micro SD. On the imaging front, it features 8MP Auto Focus Camera with LED flash and 2MP front-facing camera. The device supports Dual SIM and connectivity features include 4G LTE / 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. It also packs a 2230mAh battery.
Price : Rs. 3,999.00
Lava Iris X1 Selfie
The Lava Iris X1 Selfie sports a 4.5-inch FWVGA (854×480 pixels) resolution IPS display and is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6580 processor clocked at 1.3GHz, clubbed with 1GB of DDR3 RAM. The device runs Android 5.0 Lollipop. It comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage, which can be further expanded via microSD card (up to 32GB). On the imaging front, it features an 8-megapixel rear autofocus camera and 5-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash. It packs a 2000mAh Li-Po battery.
Price: Rs. 5,649