The previous year was really good for the smartphone market and top brands released some really good phones that became a hot favorite among buyers. Google Nexus 5X, Lenovo K3 Note, OnePlus 2, and Huawei Honor 7 were a few of them that took the market by storm.
As we are almost half way into 2016 now, let’s take a look at the top upcoming smartphones for buyers with on a budget.
In this article we have created a list of top 9 upcoming budget smartphones in India in 2016.
#1. Xiaomi Redmi 3
After a successful launch in China, the XiaomiRedmi 3 was launched in India in January 2016. This budget smartphone by Xiaomi includes all the high tech features such as 5MP front facing camera, 13MP primary camera, 4,100mAh battery, 16GB internal memory, and a 5-inch HD display. You can make this smartphone yours for just Rupees 6,693. However, please bear in mind that the price might vary from dealer to dealer.
#2. OnePlus Mini 2
OnePlus Mini 2 is one of the much awaited smartphones in 2016, and according to the latest reports it has already got the green signal from TENAA. This smartphone will have a 4.99-inch AMOLED screen and it will be powered by 2.0GHz octa-core chipset. Other vital features will include 8MP front camera, 13MP primary camera, and Android-based OxygenOS.
#3. Samsung Galaxy J3
Samsungis unbeatable when it comes to budget smartphones and the South Korean giant has recently released the Galaxy J3 with amazing features. It sports a 5-inch Super AMOLED display, 1.5GB RAM, and 1.2GHz quad-core processor. The phone is available in three attractive colors – Black, White and Gold. It features an 8MP primary camera and a 5MP secondary camera. You can buy it online for Rupees 8,990
#4. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
This stylish and sleek smartphone/phablet by Xiaomi comes with specs that will impress the users. It has a gorgeous 5.5-inch 1080p display, and it is powered by 2GHz MediaTekHelio X10 octa-core chipset. This dual sim phone is available in two different types – one with 16GB internal storage, and other with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. The price for this phone is Rupees 9,999.
#5. Huawei Honor 5X
Honor 5X by Huawei is yet another great addition to budget smartphones in 2016. It sports a stylish 5.5-inch Full HD display and comes with dual sim, 13MP primary camera, and 5MP secondary camera. The device is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. You can make it yours for just Rupees 12,999.
#6. Asus Zenfone 3
Asus Zenfone 3 will be the flagship smartphone of the company. It will feature a 5 inch touchscreen (1280x720p) display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection, 8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera.The phone will be powered by 1.2GHz quad-core CPU and it will offer 16GB internal storage. The smartphone is expected to release soon.
#7. Xiaomi Redmi Note 2
Launched in August 2015, the Redmi Note 2 by Xiaomi is another great buy among the budget smartphone category. It features a 5.5-inch full-HD screen, and is powered by 2GHz MediaTekHelioocta-core processor. It features a 16GB internal storage, 13MP rear camera, and 5MP front facing camera. The smartphone is available for Rupees 8,990.
#8. Lenovo K80
Lenovo K80 is yet another smartphone that is much anticipated by the gadget lovers. It flaunts a 5.5-inch touchscreen display and if powered by 1.8GHz quad-core processor. It features a 64GB of internal storage and uses the Android 5.0 Lollipop platform. It features 13MP primary camera, and 5MP front camera. The expected best price for this smartphone is Rupees 18,400.
#9. Samsung Galaxy S6 Mini
The smartphone is yet to release in India but its leaked images were already found on the Internet on July 2015. The phone is expected to come with features like super AMOLED display, Android 5.1 Lollipop, 15MP rear camera, 5MP front-facing camera, and 16GB internal storage. The expected price would be Rupees 31999.