10 Best Phones Under 30000 Rs. in India (July 2016)
The number of smartphone users have increased tremendously by 2016. With such a huge consumer base, it is no wonder that smartphone manufacturers are investing heavily in marketing. In fact it is estimated that phone makers are spending a staggering crores on advertising. With every manufacturer claiming to the brains behind the best and most innovative handset on the market, identifying the right smartphone is no longer as easy as it used to be in the pre-smartphone era. Here is an honest review of the 10 best phones under 30000 Rs. on the market today. These phones have been selected based on performance and what users are saying about them.
10 Best Phones Under 30000 Rs. :
1. Moto X Style
With a Quad HD 5.7 Inch IPS display, the Moto X Style is truly a flagship model. Released in 2015, the new Moto X has the same design as all other Moto X models. However, unlike its predecessors, the new Moto X flaunts a Snapdragon 808 processor clocked at 1.8 GHZ and 3 GB of RAM. The Moto X comes in two variations, a 16 GB version and a 32 GB version. Both versions run on the Android Lollipop 5.1.1 and have a magnificent 21-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front facing a camera. Powering this powerful handset is a 3000 Mah battery.
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2. HTC One A9
Another flagship smartphone released in 2015 is the HTC One A9. The latter was one of two smartphones to run on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. Interestingly, the One A9 has a striking resemblance to the pricier Apple iPhone 6 Plus. That notwithstanding, the A9 is a great smartphone in its own right. This flagship model is fitted with a full HD 5 inch AMOLED display and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 SoC octa-core processor clocked at 1.5 GHz. This processor is backed by 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage that can be expanded to 200 GB using a micro SD. Under the removable back panel of this phone is a 2150 Mah battery.
3. Sony Xperia C5 Ultra
With an impressive 13-megapixel front facing camera, the Sony Xperia C5 Ultra was built for selfie lovers. For displaying content, this smartphone comes with a large full HD 6-inch screen whose resolution stands at 1080×1280 pixels. Similar to the Moto X Style the C5 Ultra runs on the Android Lollipop 5.1.1 with Sony’s UI on top. At the back of the phone is another 13-megapixel camera. Apart from being large, the C5 Ultra is also a great performer thanks to its MediaTek MT6752 octa-core processor that is clocked at 1.7 GHz. 2GB of RAM installed guarantee multi-tasking efficiency while the 16 GB of internal storage available provides enough space for videos, pictures, and other files. For power, this phone is fitted with a 2930 Mah battery.
4. Samsung Galaxy A8
The leading phone maker in the Indian market, Samsung, bolstered its dominance with the release of the Samsung Galaxy A8. The latter handset has a flagship feel to it and comes with a slim 5.9 mm frame surrounding a 5.7 Super AMOLED full HD display. The South Korean based tech giant opted for its own Exynos 5430 SoC octa-core processor. This processor is clocked at 1.8 GHz. To boost its performance, this processor has four secondary cores clocked at 1.3 GHz. In addition to an exceptional processor, this smartphone offers 32 GB of internal storage and Mali T628 graphics card. At the back of the phone are a 16-megapixel camera and 3050 Mah battery. On the front, the Galaxy A8 sports a 5-megapixel front facing camera.
5. Sony Xperia M5
The sequel to the popular M4 Aqua, the Sony Xperia M5 is an affordable waterproof smartphone with a lot to offer. This handset features a 5 inch LCD display with a 1080 p resolution. The phone runs on the Android 5.1.1. Interestingly, Sony opted for the less known Mediatek Helio X10 processor. Despite it not being a household name, this processor does a good job. Backing it is 3 GB of installed RAM. The Xperia M5 has a 2600 Mah battery that charges first. In true Sony fashion, this smartphone has a 21-megapixel snapper and an excellent 13-megapixel front facing camera.
6. LG G4
Hailed by some as the best Android phone of 2015, the LG G4 is the successor of the LG G3. The new LG G4 houses a 5.5 Inch IPS full HD display with an impressive resolution of 2,560 × 1,440 pixels. Though some may have expected to get the Snapdragon 810 chipset, LG opted for the Snapdragon 808 processor. Inside this chipset is a hexacore processor that delivers exceptional performance. For memory, the G4 has 32 GB of internal storage and 3 GB of RAM. Of worth noting is that the 16-megapixel rear camera of this smartphone features improved image stabilizers. The G4 runs on the Android Lollipop 5.1. To crown it all this smartphone can accommodate Micro SD cards of up to 2 TB.
7. HTC One Me
The HTC One Me was launched in 2015 and closely resembles the HTC One M9 and M9+. Currently, the 5.2 IPS display on this handset has the highest resolution as it is 2K and Quad HD. In addition to an exceptionally vibrant display, the One Me is also a great performer courtesy of its 64-bit MediaTek MT6795 octa-core processor clocked at 2.2 GHz. This process is paired with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. Similar to the LG G4 the One ME supports cards of up to 2 TB. In terms of the camera, the One ME is fitted with a 20-megapixel rear camera and a 4-megapixel front facing camera. For power, this handset has a 2,840 mah battery.
8. Samsung Galaxy A5
One of the newest releases from Samsung, the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016 model) has a close resemblance to the Samsung Galaxy s6. For its new release, the Korean tech giant opted for a full HD Super AMOLED 5.2 inch display and Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor. This processor is clocked at 1.5 GHz and is coupled by an Adreno 405 graphics card and 2 GB of RAM. There is 16 GB of on-board storage available. Using a memory card, it is possible to increase the onboard storage up to 128 GB. A large 2900 Mah battery keeps this phone juiced up for up to 4 hours. The new A5 comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front facing a camera.
9. LG G Flex 2
The new LG G Flex 2 marks a significant improvement to the first LG G Flex. This is despite it sporting a smaller 5.5 inches full HD Po-led display. LG opted for the Snapdragon 810 processor which is clocked at 2.1 GHz. The phone comes in two variations, a 32 GB version and a 16 GB version. The 32 GB is installed with 3 GB of RAM while the 16 GB version has 2 GB of RAM. Similar to the LG G3, the new Flex model has a 13-megapixel rear camera and a standard 2.1-megapixel front facing camera. The phone runs on Android Lollipop 5.1.1 and is powered by a 3000 mAh battery, which according to the manufacturer charges from 0 to 50 percent in just 50 minutes.
10. Oppo R7 Plus
The Oppo R7 Plus has a great metallic frame that surrounds a large 6 inches full HD Super AMOLED display. The brain of this smartphone is a Snapdragon 615 processor coupled with 3 GB of RAM. The 32 GB of internal storage available might not be sufficient for some, and it is for this reason that it comes with a Micro SD card slot for expanding the internal storage. One of the best things about this smartphone is its battery. The battery on this phone is a large 4100 Mah battery that can keep it powered for up to 5 hours. Similar to other phones on this list, this Oppo smartphone runs on Android 5.1.1 with ColorsOPPO UI. On the back, the phone has a 13-megapixel camera and on the front, the phone has an 8-megapixel camera.
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While we wonder which phones are the best to buy, more and more brands take over the market making it difficult to make the decide. Above is the list of 10 best phones under 30000 Rs. that we recommend which offer great performance and with a wide range of features. Most of these phones are 4G compatible and capable of providing smooth gaming experience and great camera performance.