Google’s open source Android platform for mobile has brought up smartphones competition wide open to small vendors as well. Companies like Karbonn, Celkon Mobiles, Intex, Micromax had difficulties in taking care of operating system but if you go with Android, you don’t need to take much care of that part. As a results cost of smartphones have been decreased further.
For people who have limited budget on their hands, you will be surprised to hear that you will find a dozen of smartphones to choose the best one suits accordingly to your needs. If you budget less than Rs 4,000 we have already listed 10 best Android phones below Rs 4,000 and here in this list we have included only the best Android phones below Rs 5,000 in India (and above Rs 4,000). It make sense not lengthen the post so we had two post dividing atleast two dozens of phones.
Android Phones below Rs 5,000 includes all the basic features although you can’t expect high-end features like better camera, quad-core processor and high-end gaming support, anyways here is the list –
Xolo Era 1X [Rs 4999] – Highly Recommended [Our Choice]
Xolo is a dominant Indian smartphone maker and their best phone at Rs 5000 is the newly launched Xolo Era 1X which comes with amazing specifications for the pricing. You get the love of Android Marshmallow out of box, the latest Android version and it has beautiful 8 mega pixel rear camera with 4P Largan Lens & LED Flash for beautiful photos. For selfie as well, the phone brings out the 5 mega pixel snapper with dual LED flash.
It’s the best Android phone that you can buy at Rs 5,000.
Specs: 5″ HD Display, Quad Core SoC, 1 GB RAM, 8 GB ROM, 8 MP + 5 MP, 2500 mAh Li-Polymer battery, Android 6.0 Marshmallow
For the month of September we have the troubler, Intex Cloud Tread phone which is a smartphone with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory. On top of that it has got 5 inch HD display, Hexa core processor, 5 MP + 5 MP camera module and all those at just Rs 4999. Go for it.
Specs: 5″ HD Display, Hexa Core SoC, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM, 5 MP + 5 MP, 2200 mAh battery, Android 5.1 Lollipop
Micromax Canvas Spark 3
The Canvas Spark 3 is not only the best Micromax phone under Rs 5000 but also the best 5.5 inch phablet that you can get under Rs 5,000 in India.
Specs: 5.5 inch HD Display, 1 GB RAM, Quad Core SoC, 8 MP + 5 MP Camera, Android 5.1, 2500 mAh battery
➡ Buy Micromax Canvas Spark 3
Intex Aqua Lions 3G
As the name itself indicates 3G, which means no 4G on it. It’s the best Canvas Spark 3 alternative with best feature being the 3500 mAh Lithium Polymer battery which provide you up to 480 hours of standby time. That’s simply amazing for a phone at this price range. Remaining specifications are not bad either.
Specs: 5″ HD Display, Quad Core SoC, 5 MP + 2 MP, 1 GB, 8 GB, 3500 mAh battery, Android 5.1 Lollipop
➡ Buy Intex Aqua Lions 3G
Priced at Rs 4989, the Xolo Prime is one of the Canvas Spark 3 alternative. It’s a great decent size phone if you find 5.5 inch or even 5 inch display too large for you. Good thing is that it has got glass back finish.
Specs: 4.5″ Display, Quad Core SoC, 1 GB RAM, 8 GB ROM, Android 5.1, 5MP+0.3 MP Camera, 1800 MAh battery
➡ Buy Xolo Prime Phone
Specs : 5 Inch Display, 1 GB RAM, 1.2 Ghz Quad Core SoC, 8 GB Storage, 8 MP +2 MP Camera, 2100 mAh battery
Samsung Phone Under Rs 5000
These days its hard to find any Samsung smartphone under Rs 5,000. It’s quite impossible for Samsung to compete in this price tag because the specs provided by other OEM is way too good for Samsung. Fortunately we have the Samsung Tizen OS powered Samsung Z2 smartphone available under Rs 5,000.
Specs : 4″ Display, Quad Core SoC, 1 GB RAM, 5 MP + 0.3 MP camera, 8 GB, 1500 mAh battery
The Samsung Z2 SM-Z200F will cost you Rs 4850.