Bangalore: The Indian smartphone market is very saturated. With new smartphones entering the market every day the decision as to which on to buy keeps getting tougher and tougher.
To make the decision a bit simpler here are a list of 5 smartphones above 30,000 which are worth buying!
5. HTC One X
Price: 34,695 as seen
The flagship smartphone from HTC is definitely a winner in this category. The design and specifications do not fail to disappoint at all. It comes with a 4.7 inch HD Super LCD 2 touch screen display which boats of a resolution of 1280 X 720 pixels. The screen comes with Gorilla Glass Strength which makes it strong and sturdy. The screen specifications make the phone a favorite among gaming enthusiast.
One X is powered by a 1.5 GHz Nvidia Tegra 3 mobile processor and is backed by 1 GB of RAM. The hone comes with a 16 GB internal memory option. But unfortunately the phone is missing a slot for a microSD card. This means that there is nothing much one can do about the memory space. It functions on Android 4.0 Ice Cream sandwich operating system.
But if you willing to wait for the successor of One X then HTC has launched HTC One X + which comes with improved specifications.
4. Samsung Galaxy S III
Yet another flagship smartphone to figure on the list is Galaxy S III from Samsung. From the day it was released till date S III is hitting jack pot after jack pot. In fact in many surveys S III has actually managed to dislodge Apple’s iPhone from the number 1 slot.
The smartphone comes with a gigantic 4.8 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. Like HTC One X this smartphone also comes with a Corning Gorilla Glass 2 protection. Galaxy S III is powered by a 1.4 GHz quad core cortex Exynos processor.
The phone functions on Android 4.1 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, but recently Samsung has rolled out updates to Jelly Bean operating system. The phone comes with three memory variants; 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB with a slot for the microSD card that allow the user to expand the memory up to 64 GB.
3. iPhone 5
Each iPhone that makes its way into the market is lighter and faster. The iPhone 5 is no exception. Barring the few minor glitches the iPhone 5 is a smartphone that is worth buying. The smartphone comes with a 4 inch Retina display with a resolution of 640 X 1136 pixels. The screen boasts of 326 pixels per inch density. The screen also comes with an oleophobic coating which means that the screen will not feature finger print smudges.
iPhone5 functions on a super fast Apple A 6 quad core processor which makes sure that the applications are not slow.
When compared to its predecessor, the new iPhone is up to 18 per cent thinner and along with that it is 20 per cent lighter. It comes with an 8 mega pixel camera. The phone also boats of a Panorama picture capture mode. The secondary front facing camera comes with specification of 1.2 mega pixels.
2. Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Price: Rs 38,900
The Samsung Note 2 comes with a 5.5 inch HD Super AMOLED touch screen which automatically puts this gadget in the phablet section. The screen boasts of a resolution of 1280 X 720 pixels. It is powered by a 1.6 GHz quad core A-9 Cortex Exynos processor backed by 2 GB of RAM.
The phablet functions on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system.
When it was initially launched it faced a lot of criticism with its size but slowly with its specifications it won over the audience and in two months Samsung sold 5 million units of the gadget. It features an 8 mega pixel camera which comes with features like auto focus and LED flash. It also comes with a 1.9 mega pixel front facing camera that allows the user to make video calls.
The Note 2 also comes with the Popup Note feature which allows the user to open the S Note instantly in the form of a pop up window on your screen.
1. LG Optimus Vu
The flagship smartphone from LG; Optimus Vu comes with a 5 inch HD-IPS LCD capacitive touch screen with a resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 1.5 GHz Nvidia Tegra which is backed by 1 GB of RAM. the phone boats of 32 GB of internal storage but it is missing a microSD slot.
The smartphone functions on Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system which will soon see an update to Jelly Bean operating system according to LG. It has an 8 megapixel rear camera with features like autofocus and LED flash. It also comes with a 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera which allows the users to make video calls.
LG has till now been launching devices at frequent intervals while keeping its fans happy. Now, with its new flagship device LG Optimus Vu, LG’s fans are certainly in for a treat.