Smartphones have come a long way in terms of features and also hardware being offered. Couple of years back high end hardware was limited to flagship phones which were priced higher. But things have changed drastically in the past one year and since then most of the Chinese OEMs have made entry into India with ultra cheap phones with great specs and hardware.
In thsi article we take a look at some of the best smartphones below Rs 15000 and comes with Full HD display (1080p).
Mi4i comes with the 5.0 inch Full HD display at 1920 X 1080p and a fully lamination Corning Concore OGS display. The device is powered by second generation Snapdragon 615 Octa core processor. There is also 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage available on the device. Mi4i comes with MIUI6 on top of Android 5.0 Lollipop and this is the first Xiaomi device to ship with Lollipop. It also comes with a new feature called visual IVR. On the camera front, the phone comes with 13MP rear camera with dual LED (two tone) flash and f/2.0 aperture and front 5MP camera with 80 degree wide angle for selfies and video calls. It also features a 3120mAh battery which should be good enough for more than a day of usage and comes with quick charging. The Mi4i is priced Rs 12999.
Zenfone 2 ZE551ML
The device sports a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) display with Corning gorilla glass 3 protection. It is powered by a 1.8GHz quad-core Intel Atom Z3560 processor(2GB RAM and 16GB storage variant). The device runs Android 5.0 (Lollipop). It supports Dual SIM and connectivity features include 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS. On the camera end it features 13MP rear camera and 5MP front-facing camera. It also packs a 3000mAh battery. The device is priced at Rs. 14,999.
ZTE Grand SII
ZTE Grand S II sports a 5.5-inch HD (1080x1920p) IPS display. It is Powered by a 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor and runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with ZTE’s Mifavor UI running on top and motion control gestures. The phone has 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage along with a microSD card slot that supports cards of up to 32GB. The Grand SII sports a 13MP rear camera with auto-focus and LED flash. It also comes with a 5MP front-facing camera for enhanced selfies. The dual-sim phone has a 2500mAh battery and supports CDMA, GSM, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and GPS connectivity options, in addition to FM radio. The device is priced at Rs 13,999.
Alcatel OneTouch Idol X+
The Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ features a 5-inch display with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels. It is powered by 2GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 chipset with ARM Mali 450 GPU and 2GB of RAM. The device runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean out-of-the-box. On the imaging front, it features 13.1-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, and also houses a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. The Alcatel One Touch Idol X+ sports 16GB of built-in storage packs a 2500mAh battery. The device is priced at Rs. 11,999.
Karbonn Titanium Octane Plus
Karbonn Titanium Octane Plus comes with a 5 inch Full HD IPS LCD display and is powered by 1.7 GHz MT6592 MediaTek True Octa core with 2 GB RAM. The internal storage is 16 GB and can be further extended to 32 GB using MicroSD support. The device comes with a 16MP primary camera and a 8MP secondary camera. The phone supports Dual SIM and is powered by Android 4.4 KitKat which is probably the highlight of this device. The device is powered by a 2000mAh battery. The device is priced at Rs 9,479.
Meizu M1 Note:
Meizu M1 Note comes with a 5.5 inch IGZO display which has Full HD resolution (1080p) with a pixel density of 403ppi. The phone utilizes the 64-bit MT6752 chipset from Mediatek which is an octa-core processor clocked at 1.7GHz with Mali-T760 GPU. There is 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera along with Android 4.4.4 KitKat and Flyme OS. The phone also comes with 3150mAh battery. The device is priced Rs 11999.
Phicomm Passion 660:
The PhiComm Passion 660 features a 5 inch Full HD Display and is powered by the Snapdragon 615 Octa core processor with 2GB RAM, which is similar to what is being offered on Xiaomi Mi4i.
On the camera, the Passion 660 comes with 13MP rear camera and a front facing 5MP camera. The phone has Adreno 405 GPU and runs on Android 4.4 KitKat. The phone also packs 32GB internal storage along with microSD card support. The phone is priced Rs 10999 and available exclusive on Amazon.