Normally, people think that the price of the cheapest smartphones starts from Rs. 3,000 which isn’t true at all. In reality, such phones are already available in the market which are smart enough to be called smartphone and yet their prices are less than even Rs. 2,000. There is the list :
INTEX AQUA G2
Probably, this is the smallest android phone (in terms of display) of this age having the QVGA display size of just 2.8 inches (less than even 3 inches). Intex has priced this phone at Rs. 1,950.
The device operates on the Android OS and is equipped with the 256 MB of RAM. Intex Aqua G2 have the VGA camera at the rear of the device alongwith the LED Flash and it also possesses VGA Front Camera too. It is a Dual SIM phone but unfortunately, none of the SIM slots support 3G i.e. it is a 2G phone. The storage is expandable upto 32 GB and the features like Bluetooth 2.1/FM and Wi-Fi is also given in this phone for connectivity purpose. The smartphone have the battery life of 1100 mAh.
ZEN ULTRAFONE 109
If the smallest display size of the Intex Aqua G2 has disappointed you and now you’re searching for a phone of larger size at the similar price then the other option is ZEN Ultrafone 109. Yes, this phone has display size of 3.5 inches and the company had set its price at Rs. 1,780 (Rs. 170 less than the Aqua G2’s price).
The device runs on the Android Jellybean operating system and have the 1 gigahertz Single-core processor. Likewise Aqua G2, this smartphone also have the RAM of 256 MB, which was already expected. ZEN Ultrafone 109 have the rear camera of 2 megapixel and the 0.3 megapixel VGA Front camera. The storage of the phone can be expanded upto 32 GB via the micro SD card. It is also a Dual SIM phone. Alongwith these, the features like Bluetooth 2.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b.g.n., GPS & A-GPS is also given in this phone for the connectivity purpose. Lastly, the phone provides the battery life of 1200mAh.
With the passage of time, Karbonn (the brand) has achieved the reasonable recognition in India. If your hand holds a Karbonn’s smartphone then nobody is going to think that the phone belongs to the under Rs. 2000 class of smartphones. Karbonn A108 is such a product whose price falls below Rs. 2000. Actually, the cost of the phone is Rs. 1,960.
Again the display size offered by the phone is 3.5 inches. The device rolls overs the Android 4.2 KitKat operating system and is equipped with the 1 gigahertz processor alongwith 512 MB of RAM as well.
Karbonn A108 possesses a rear camera of 2 megapixel alongwith dual Flash and a Digital Front Camera as well. It is a Dual SIM phone with the facility of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi for the connectivity purpose. Moreover, the device offers the battery life of 1300 mAh.
The display of this smartphone is of 4 inches while phone the device is equipped with the 1.2 gigahertz Quad-core processor and 512 MB of RAM. The size of RAM may appear stressful but since the phone’s cost is less than Rs.2,000 so, it’s acceptable.
Panasonic T35 runs on the Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. Panasonic T35 possesses both the front and the rear camera. The rear camera is a 2 megapixel camera while the phone also have the VGA Front Camera. The internal storage given in the phone is of 4 GB which expandable via micro SD card. The device is a dual SIM phone and the features like Bluetooth, 3G/Wi-Fi is also provided for the connectivity purpose. Lastly, the battery of the phone is of 1400 mAh.