Zee Media Bureau/Charu Chugh
New Delhi: The year 2013 saw a range of smartphones crossing 50K, but 2014 has brought in many low range smartphones. Keeping in mind the growing needs and expectations of the user from a smartphone, handset makers have started to design smartphones with all the latest features yet not making a big hole in the consumers pocket.
Here are 5 smartphones below Rs 10,000 that have taken the market by storm.Moto E
Stylishly curved and very light weight-142g, Moto E, priced at Rs 6,999 comes with Android 4.4 KitKat OS, 1.2 GHz Dual Core Processor, 5 MP Primary Camera, 4.3-inch screen and allows for Wi-Fi connectivity. The phone due to it curve design fits in the users hand and allows or easy working experience.Nokia X+
The first Android phone from Nokia priced at Rs 7,729 features a 4 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, 1 GHz Dual Core Processor, 3.15 MP Primary Camera, and also allows for Wi-Fi connectivity. Nokia X+ like the other Nokis phones follows the bar design which does not appeal to the users much but nevertheless has brought down the weight to 128.7g. The company plays with bright colors. Nokia X+ is available in 6 different colors- white, black, pink, yellow, green and blue.HTC Desire 210
HTC Desire 210 is one of the lowest range phones in the Desire series. It houses Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS, 1 GHz Dual Core Processor, 5 MP Primary Camera and 0.3 MP Secondary Camera, TFT capacitive touchscreen, Wi-Fi connectivity. The light weight- 130g phone is available at a very affordable price in the market- Rs 8,999.Micromax doodle A111
Micromax, which has captured a good share of the market launched its Doodle A111 early this month and is available to the users at Rs 8,788. The light weight- 168g model houses Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, 1.2 GHz Quad Core Processor, 8 MP Primary Camera and 2 MP Secondary Camera, 5.3 inch capacitive touchscreen, also allows for Wi-Fi connectivity. The stylish looking Micromax doodle A111 also comes with a stylus.LG L40
LG's L series L40, mid-range, sophisticated design smartphone is priced at Rs 7,500 features 3.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS , 1.2 GHz Dual core processor , 3.15 MP Primary Camera and is Wi-Fi enabled. The device weigh only 113g and give the user a very good experience.
First Published: Thursday, May 22, 2014, 14:13