The market is teeming with options if you are looking to buy a phone that is worth downwards of Rs. 20,000. With the advances in technology and affordability of mobile applications, features and services, there are a number of good products in this range. All this might leave you helpless and confused. Hence to help you with just this predicament following is a review of the best buys on the required range based on features, ease of useandprice.
1. Sony Xperia SP
It has a tremendously powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon process of dual core 1.7 GHz krait with a beautiful and elegant design thrown in. It comes at Rs. 20,500 so you might have to bargain a little, but it is totally worth the task. It has an Android OS supported with v4.1 (jellybean) that can be upgraded to v4.4 (kitkat). It has a 1 GB RAM and 4.6 inches 720×1280 pixels TFT capacitive touchscreen. It has a 8MP camera with autofocus and LED flash. It can take in micro SIM and micro SD card. It has an irremovable Li-Lon battery. Supports 3G, 4G, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
2. XOLO Q3000
Recently launched it is a great buy if you are looking for a phone with a big screen. It comes with a 5.7 inch IPS LCD 1080X1920 pixel touchscreen with an OS that supports v4.2 (jellybean), Quadcore 1.5 GHz MediaTek processor, 2GB RAM, 13Mp camera with autofocus and LED flash, dual SIM, internal storage of 16GB, micro SD card of up to 32GB. It priced at Rs. 19,600 and has provisions of 3G, Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth.
3. Micromax A250 Canvas Turbo
With stunning design, looks and configuration, this is a great buy at just Rs. 17000, saving you a few thousands in the process. It supports an Android v4.2.1 (jellybean) OS and has a Quadcore 1.5GHz Cortex A-7 processor. Apart from this it has 2GB RAM, 5 inches 1080 pixel CGS (Continuous Grain Silicon) screen, 5MP front camera, 13MP rear camera with LED flash, dual SIM slots, un-expandable micro SD and 16GB internal storage. Supports 3G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and GPS.
4. Intex Aqua Octa
This phone is priced at Rs. 19,750 and comes with a very powerful 1.7GHz processor having 8 cores. It supports Android v4.2 (jellybean) OS, 2GB RAM, 6 inches 720×1280 pixel screen, dual SIM slots, 13MP rear camera with LED flash, 5MP front camera, 32GB micro SD, supports 3G, Wi-Fi and GPS.
5. GioneeELife E6
Probable the best phone in the Elife series of Gionee available in the market, this is priced at Rs. 19,450. It has a beautiful design along with an Android v4.2 (jellybean) OS. It has a quadcore 1.5GB cortex A-7 processor, 2GB RAM, 16M colours 1080×1920 5inches IPS screen, single SIM slot, primary camera of 13MP, secondary camera of 5MP, internal storage of 32GB,un-expandable micro SD.
Apart from the above mentioned Five phones there are also a couple of phones that are slightly priced above the Rs 20,000 mark but are nonetheless quite worthy of attention.
There is the Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 and the very stylish iBerry Auxus Nuclea N2. Both these phones are eye candies teamed with high performance that will support heavy gamung or hardcore usage. These two are equipped with front as well as rear cameras along with the other usual functions and apps.