Top 10 smartphones under Rs 5000 for October 2016

Searching for a smartphone under 5000, well, now with the rising competition among smartphone companies you’ll get multiple options for a smartphone under 5000, but getting the best one can be a tedious job because of the so many options you get nowadays, and too for the same price. 

So, in this regard, we are going to mention the top 10 best & latest smartphones which you can get under 5000 rupees.Now, obviously these smartphones don’t offer a great specification, but you can’t ask for much in a smartphone under the Rs 5000 segment.

Given below are the top 10 best smartphones which you can get  under 5,000 rupees-

best smartphones under 5000-YU_Yunique

1. YU Ynique Plus

YU has emerged as a top player in the Indian smartphone market, over the past year they have launched multiple budget-oriented smartphones, and all of them have gained huge popularity. Last year YU launched a low-budget smartphone YU Yunique, and it recently, the company has launched an upgraded version of it, YU Yunique Plus. The device features a 4.7-inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of (720 x 1280 p).

Right out of the box, the device runs on the Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop), which is kind of disappointing. At the heart of the device, there is a Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor clocked at 1.2 GHz, bundled with 2 GB of RAM, and an Adreno 306, doing day to day multitasking will not be an issue, however, while playing moderate games, you will face shutters & lags.

Coming to the camera section, the rear of the Yuniqe features a 8 MP camera, and in the front, there is a 2 MP camera, both the camera gives decent results, and overall, the results seems to perform better than most of the devices in the sub 5K segment. At the back of the device, there is a 2000 mAh camera, which provides a usage of one full working day. Currently, the YU Yunique Plus is the best smartphone that you can get under 5000 rupees. 

specification:

General
Device name YU Yunique Plus
Release Date August 2016
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 128 g
O.S Android v5.1.1(Lollipop)
Display
Screen Size 4.7 inch
Display Type IPS
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.2 GHz Quad-core
Snapdragon 410
GPU Adreno 306
RAM 2 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes, expandable up to 32 GB
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Camera
Primary Camera 8 MP
Secondary Camera 2 MP
Video HD recording at 1080p @30fps
Features LED flash,panorama
Geo-tagging,HDR
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2000 mAh (Li-Po)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 6+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
Snapdeal Rs 4,999 Click here to buy

 

best smartphones under 5000-Intex Aqua V5.5

2.Intex Aqua 5.5 VR

If you are looking for a smartphone under 5000 that comes with a large screen and runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow), then you gotta check out the Intex Aqua 5.5 VR. This is a new low-budget smartphone from Intex.

The Aqua 5.5 VR houses a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display having a resolution of (720 x 1280p), as mentioned earlier, the device runs on the Android v6.0 (Marshmallow), and there aren’t many devices under 5K segment, that runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow).

Underneath the display, the device features a MediaTek MT6737V quad-core chipset clocked at 1.3 GHz, the processor is getting supported by 1 Gigs of RAM, and a Mali-T720 GPU, so when it comes to performance, the device delivers decent multitasking performance, but the gaming performance is not that great.

As far as the camera is concerned, at the rear & the front, you are getting 5 MP shooter, and both the cameras are getting assisted by LED flash. The Aqua 5.5 VR is getting fuelled by a 2800 mAh battery, which offers decent usage. In addition to the smartphone, Intex is also supplying a VR set for free of cost. At the present moment, it happens to be one of the best choices for a smartphone under 5000 rupees.

specification:

General
Device name Intex Aqua 5.5 VR
Release Date Ocotber 2016
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 176 g
O.S Android v6.0(Marshmallow)
Display
Screen Size 5.5 inch
Display Type IPS
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.3 GHz Quad-core
MediaTek MT6737V
GPU Mali-T720
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes, expandable up to 32 GB
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Proximity, Ambient
Camera
Primary Camera 5 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 720p @30fps
Features LED flash,Front LED flash,panorama
Geo-tagging,HDR
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2800 mAh (Li-Po)
Removable No
Talk Time up to 6+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
flipkart Rs 5,099Click here to buy

 

best smartphone below 5000 -InFocus-370I

3.InFocus M370I

InFocus has become a common name in the low-budget smartphone segment due to their value for money smartphone, and of them is the M370I, the device houses a 5.0 inch IPS grade display, which offers a resolution of (720×1280 p), out of the box, the device runs on Android v4.4(KitKat), the M370I is getting powered by a Snapdragon 210 quad-core processor, which is getting assisted by 1 GB of RAM and for graphics it gets an Adreno 304 GPU.

                 Coming to the camera section, the M370I houses a 8 MP rear facing camera and a 2 MP front-facing camera, the rear also allows you to shoot full HD videos. Giving the InFocus M370I life is a 2230 mAh battery, if you are looking to buy a stable smartphone under Rs 5000, then this is a device which you must check out.

specification

General
Device name InFocus M370I
Release Date January 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 125 g
O.S Android v4.4.4(KitKat)
Display
Screen Size 5.0 inch
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.2 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 210
GPU Adreno 304
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
Expandable memory Yes,up to 64 GB
Sensors Proximity,Accelerometer Gyro,Compass
Camera
Primary Camera 8 MP
Secondary Camera 2 MP
Video HD recording at 1080p @30fps
Features LED flash,touch focus face detection,Geo-tagging
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2230 mAh (Li-lon)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 14+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
Snapdeal Rs 4,999 Click here to buy

 

best smartphone under 5000 -SWIPE_ELITE2

4.Swipe Elite 2

The Swipe Elite 2 is another good option to check out, the device sports a 4.5 inch IPS grade display, which comes with a resolution of (540×960 p), the Elite 2 runs on Android v5.0(Lollipop), under the hood, the device packs a MediaTek MT6735M quad-core processor bundled with 1 GB of RAM and a Mali-T720 GPU.

              As far as the camera is concerned, the rear gets a 8 MP sensor, whereas, the front gets a 5 MP sensor, both the cameras offer decent results which are not surprising, the Elite 2 is getting fuelled by a 1900 mAh battery, which offers a decent usage.If you are in the hunt for a compact smartphone below 5000 then please do give a look at the Swipe Elite 2. 

specification-

General
Device name Swipe ELITE 2
Release Date November 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-type Micro
Weight 131 g
O.S Android v5.0(Lollipop)
Display
Screen Size 4.5 inch
Display Type IPS
Resolution 540×960 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.3 GHz Quad-core
Mediatek MT6735M
GPU Mali-T720
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes,expandable up to 32 GB
Sensors Proximity,Accelerometer
Camera
Primary Camera 8 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 720p @30fps
Features LED flash,panorama,autofocus
Geo-tagging
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
GPS Yes
4G Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 1900 mAh (Li-lon)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 5+ h (3G)
Store & Price
flipkart Rs 4,666Click here to buy

 

best smartphone under 5000 -XOLO-Era-4G

5.XOLO Era 4G

Like other smartphone companies XOLO is also trying to push their devices in the 5000 segment which brings us to the XOLO Era 4G, the device flaunts a 5.0 inch IPS grade 720p display, as far as O.S is concerned, the device runs on Android v5.1(Lollipop), at the heart of the device, there is a Spreadtrum SC9830A quad-core processor paired with 1 GB of RAM, for gaming the device gets a Mali-400 MP2, the device offers a smooth multi-tasking experience and a poor gaming experience.

           Now coming to the camera segment, the rear of the Era 4G gets a 5 MP rear facing camera, whereas, the front gets a 2 MP camera, the rear camera also allows you to shoot full HD videos, at the back, there is a 2500 mAh battery, giving the device a good backup. If you are looking for a smartphone under 5000 that comes with a front flash, then please do consider giving a look at the XOLO Era 4G.

specification:

General
Device name XOLO Era 4G
Release Date February 2016
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 142 g
O.S Android v5.1(Lollipop)
Display
Screen Size 5.0 inches
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.5 GHz Quad-core
Spreadtrum SC9830A
GPU Mali-400 MP2
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes,expandable up to 128 GB
Sensors Proximity,Accelerometer
Camera
Primary Camera 5 MP
Secondary Camera 2 MP
Video HD recording at 1080p @30fps
Features Geo-tagging,Panorama,Front & Rear LED flash
Smile-detection
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2500 mAh (Li-Po)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 9+ h (3G)
Store & Price
Snapdeal Rs 4,777 Click here to buy

 

best smartphone below 5000 -XOLO-One-HD

6.XOLO One HD

The XOLO One HD is another good option, which you can give a look at, the device features a 5.0 inch IPS grade display, it comes with a resolution of (720×1280 p), as far as O.S is concerned, the device runs on Android v5.1(Lollipop), under the hood, the device packs a MediaTek MT6580M quad-core processor, coupled with 1 GB of RAM and a Mali-400 MP2 GPU.

           As far as the camera is concerned, the XOLO One HD houses a 8 MP primary camera and a 5 MP secondary camera, both the camera does a good job. At the back, there is a 2300 mAh battery, which offers a decent usage. If you are looking for a selfie-centered smartphone under 5000 then XOLO One HD should be on your list.

specification:

General
Device name XOLO One HD
Release Date December 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 150 g
O.S Android v5.1(Lollipop)
Display
Screen Size 5.0 inches
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.3 GHz Quad-core
Mediatek MT6580M
GPU Mali-400 MP2
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes,expandable up to 128 GB
Sensors Proximity,Accelerometer
Camera
Primary Camera 8 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 1080p @30fps
Features Geo-tagging,Panorama,Front & Rear LED flash
Smile-detection
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2300 mAh (Li-Po)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 4+ h (3G)
Store & Price
amazon Rs 4,777 Click here to buy

 

best smartphone under 5000 -Canvas-Spark-3

7.Micromax Canvas Spark 3

The Canvas Spark 3 is the successor of the Spark 2, the device gets a  5.5 inch IPS grade display having a resolution of (720×1280 p), out of the box, the device runs on Android v5.1(Lollipop). Looking at the hardware, the Spark 3 gets a Spreadtrum SC7731 chipset, which is getting assisted by 1 GB of RAM, for gaming the device gets a Mali-400 MP2.

            Coming to the camera section, the rear houses a 8 MP camera, and the front gets a 5 MP camera, the camera quality is decent, which is quite satisfying looking at the price point.Fuelling the Canvas Spark 3 is a 2500 mAh battery, which offers a pretty decent backup.If you are looking for a Micromax branded smartphone under 5000 that features a large screen then don’t forget to check out the Canvas Spark 3.

specification-

 

General
Device name Micromax Canvas Spark 3
Release Date March 2016
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 134 g
O.S Android v5.1(Lollipop)
Display
Screen Size 5.5 inch
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Hardware
Processor 1.3 GHz Quad-core
Spreadtrum SC7731
GPU Mali-400 MP2
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes, expandable up to 32 GB
Sensors Accelerometer,Proximity
Gyroscope
Camera
Primary Camera 8 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 720p @30fps
Features LED flash,auto-focus
Geo-tagging
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2500 mAh (Li-lon)
Removable No
Talk Time upto 9+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
snapdeal Rs 4,999 Click here to buy

 

best smartphone below 5000 -lenovo-a-2010

8.Lenovo A2010

After Yunique, XOLO, etc, Lenovo made their entry in the 5000 segment with the A2010, the device gets a 4.5 inch Capacitive display, which comes with a resolution of (480×854 p), the A2010 runs on Android v5.1(Lollipop). At the heart of the device, there is a Mediatek MT6735M quad-core processor bundled with 1 GB of RAM, as far GPU is concerned, the device gets a Mali-T720 MP2 GPU, the device gives a fluent multi-tasking experience and decent gaming experience.

Looking to the camera section, the rear of the A2010 gets a 5 MP camera, whereas, the front houses a 2 MP camera, the camera performance is not that great. At the back of the device, there is a 2000 mAh battery, which offers a decent usage. If you are looking to buy a compact smartphone below 5000 then Lenovo A2010 should be on your checklist. 

specification

General
Device name Lenovo A2010
Release Date August 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 137 g
O.S Android v5.1(Lollipop)
Display
Screen Size 4.5 inch
Display Type Capacitive
Resolution 480×854 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.0 GHz Quad-core
MediaTek MT6735M
GPU Mali-T720 MP2
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes, expandable up to 32 GB
Sensors Accelerometer
Camera
Primary Camera 5 MP
Secondary Camera 2 MP
Video HD recording at 720p @30fps
Features LED flash,panorama
Geo-tagging,HDR
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2000 mAh (Li-Po)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 8+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
snapdeal Rs 5,299 Click here to buy

 

best smartphone under 5000 -infocus-bingo-10

9.InFocus Bingo 10

Recently, InFocus  came up with another smartphone; the Bingo 10. The device gets a 4.5 inch IPS grade display, having a resolution of (480×854 p). The Bingo 10 is getting powered by a Mediatek MT6580A quad-core processor, which is getting assisted by 1 GB of RAM and a Mali-400 GPU, the specs of the Bingo 10 is not that great, but the USP of the device is the O.S, as it is the cheapest device running on Andriod v6.0(Marshmallow).

As far as the camera is concerned, both  the rear gets & front gets a 5 MP camera,  along with a LED flash, however, the camera performance is not that great. The Bingo 10 is getting fuelled by a 2000 mAh battery, which offers a decent usage. Now, if you are someone, who is looking for a smartphone under 5000 that runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow), then you gotta check out the InFocus Bingo 10. 

specification-

General
Device name InFocus Bingo 10
Release Date March 2016
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro/Regular
Weight 140 g
O.S Android v6.0(Marshmallow)
Display
Screen Size 4.5 inch
Display Type IPS
Resolution 480×854 pixels
Hardware
Processor 1.3 GHz Quad-core
MediaTek MT6580A
GPU Mali-400
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes, expandable up to 64 GB
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Camera
Primary Camera 5 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 720p @30fps
Features LED flash,Front LED flash,panorama
Geo-tagging,HDR
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2000 mAh (Li-Po)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 8+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
Snapdeal Rs 4,399 Click here to buy

 

best smartphone below 5000 -canvas-blaze

10.Micromax Canvas Blaze

Another Micromax device to feature in this list is the Canvas Blaze, the main USP of the device is that it comes with 4G support, now coming to the specs, the Canvas Blaze features a IPS grade display, having a resolution of (480×840 p) display. Under the hood, the Canvas Blaze gets a Snapdragon 210 quad-core processor, which is getting supported by 1 GB of RAM and for GPU it gets an Adreno 304 GPU.

Giving a look at the camera department, the rear of the Canvas Blaze gets a 5 MP camera, and the front gets a 2 MP camera. At the back of the device, there is a 2000 mAh battery, which gives a decent backup.So, if you are in the hunt for a Micromax smartphones below 5000, then don’t forget to check out the Canvas Blaze. 

specification-

General
Device name Micromax Canvas Blaze
Release Date September 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 140 g
O.S Android v5.0.1(Lollipop)
Display
Screen Size 4.5 inch
Display Type IPS
Resolution 480×840 pixels
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Hardware
Processor 1.1 GHz Quad-core
Snapdragon 210
GPU Adreno 304
RAM 1 GB
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes, expandable up to 32 GB
Sensors Accelerometer,Proximity
Camera
Primary Camera 5 MP
Secondary Camera 2 MP
Video HD recording at 720p @30fps
Features LED flash,auto-focus
Geo-tagging
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
EDGE Yes
3G Yes
4G Yes
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
Battery
Capacity 2000 mAh (Li-lon)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 5+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
Snapdeal Rs 4,699 Click here to buy

 

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