Recently there has been a flood of Android based Smart phones in Indian market. The most of the Android phones in India is less than Rs. 15000 price range. These phones contain a lot of latest features like 3G, GPRS, dual camera, Video chat etc. The costs of these phones are also very low. I have given details about 10 such android based mobile phones.
1. Android Based Low Cost Mobile from Intex :
Intex is launching an android based Smartphone at a very low cost of Rs 5500. The Smartphone is expected to be released in February 2011. It will be running on Android 2.2 operating system and has a 3.2 MP front camera. Supports 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS and has expandable storage space.
2. Maxx MR440:
Maxx MR440 is an android based Smartphone from Low cost mobile provider Maxx we estimate the MA440′s price to be between Rs. 6,500 – Rs. 7,500. Runs on Android 2.1, has a 3.1’ inch touchscree and supports 3G, GPRS. Wi-Fi.
3. Micromax Andro A60:
Micromax Andro A60 is one of the cheapest Android based mobile from Micromax. Priced at Rs.8000, runs on Android 2.2 has a full touch screen of 2.8 inches. It is a dual sim phone ans supports Wireless connectivity via 3G, HSUPA, HSDPA, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
4. Vodafone 845:
Vodafone 845 is an Android 2.1 based Smartphone launched by Vodaphone. Its price is around Rs 10,000 .Some of its key specifications are it has a 2.8 inch touch scree, 3.2 megapixcel camera , supports connectivity like Wi Fi , GPS HSPDPA.
5. LG OPTIMUS:
LG Optimus is a low cost android mobile from the Electronics giant LG. The phone is priced at Rs.11,000 and runs on Android 2.2 Froyo . It has a 1Ghz NVIDIA Tegra 2 Dual-core Processor ,a WVGA touch screen of 4 inches ,8 MP back camera and a 1.3 MP front camera
6. Videocon Zeus:
Videocon has launched it’s own low priced Android based Smartphone Videocon Zeus Evolve or v7500 at an affordable cost of Rs 12,900. It is powered by Android 1.6 and can be upgraded to Android 2.1 Eclair. It has a 5 megapixel back camera with LED is also flash and capable of HD video recording.
7. Samsung galaxy i899:
Samsung galaxy i899 is an Android based Smartphone from the electronics giant Samsung with a price tag under 20,000 Indian rupees. Has a dust resistant 3.2” touch screen with a resolution of 320x480 pixels. Supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS and almost all video and audio formats.
8. Huawei U8300 and U8500:
Huawei is a Chinese mobile company that is launching cheap Android based mobile in India. It’s chief marketing officer, Mr Victor Xu said “With the Indian telecom industry growing at the rate of 20 million subscribers each month, and poised to reach 1 billion by 2015, Huawei sees traction in the Indian telecom device segment,”
specifications of Huawei U8300 are
• QWERTY keyboard
• Wi-Fi connectivity
• 3.2 megapixel camera with LED flash
specifications of Huawei U8500 are
• Full touch screen
• 3G, Wi-Fi, HSPDA and GPRS supported
• 3.2 inch WVGA display
• 3.2 megapixel camera
The cost of both these phones are expected to be around Rs 10,000
9. Huawei Ascend:
Huawei has also introduced the cheapest Android based mobile Phone called Ascend. It is costing only $149.99 in the US which works out to around Rs 6700 in Indian currency.
• HVGA capacitive touch screen of 3.5 inches
• 3.2 MP camera with fixed focus and digital zooming facility
• Has special Physical Android related buttons for Send, Back, End, Menu and camera.
10. Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini:
Xperia X10 mini has an impressive 5 megapixel camera and is priced at Rs.12899. It has 2.5 inch screen size and a 3.5 hours talk time is just not a good bargain. Xperia is powered by Qualcomm’s 600 MHz processor.