The smartphones in the current market are getting better day by day. The handset that was released back in July 2016, now falls short to the smartphone that is released in December 2016. 5,000 rupees for a smartphone is quite a low budget, but thankfully a lot of great Android smartphones are now available in this price range. Here we are doing our effort to provide you with the review of the best phones under 5000. We hope that this will help you in selecting from a wide range of available phones in the market.

Here’s our assortment of Best Budget mobile phones under 5000 in India that is available for purchase either through online or offline mode. You can even see some phones that costs just above 5,000 as well in this list. This is because, we believe that people who are ready to spend 5,000 Rs will not mind spending another 500 Rs for a phone which can be a good asset for them.

Karbonn Titanium MachFive

Karbonn Titanium MachFive

Karbonn is one of the strongest contenders in the low budget smartphone market. They have come up with another low budget phone, the Karbonn Titanium MachFive on August 2015. With its very good performance and good looks, it has fixed its place among the best smartphones under 5,000 INR. It has a 5 inch IPS LCD HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 Pixels. The 1.5 GHz Dual core processor and Android Lollipop 5 operating system seems good at this price. Coming towards the storage section, it has an inbuilt storage of 16 GB with an option of upgrading up to 128 GB. This phone with 2 GB RAM makes its customers happy with its performance.

The 2200 mAh Li-Ion battery provides a talk time of up to 16 hours which is good for a phone at this price. The 8 Megapixel primary camera of this phone comes with features like Auto Focus, Smile Shot, Beauty Mode and Burst Mode. The 5 Megapixel secondary camera also holds good features.  This dual sim phone supports 3G Networks only and not 4G. Wi-FI, Bluetooth, Infrared, GPS and Edge are the other connectivity options in this phone. It also has features like Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor and G-Sensor.

Price: Rs. 4,999

Swipe Konnect Plus

The name of the Swipe Mobiles is not so heard in the Indian Smartphone Market earlier. But now, with the release of some good quality budget smartphones, they have changed the situation. Now they are holding a good customer base in India and is increasing it day by day. Swipe Konnect Plus is a low budget smartphone released by Swipe on August 2016. This phone includes a 1.2 GHz Quad core MTK processor along with a Mali-400 GPU. The 5 inch IPS HD display of this phone with a resolution of 1280 * 720 pixels is of good quality. The 16 GB internal storage of this phone can be upgraded up to 32 GB through an external SD card.

Swipe Konnect Plus

This dual sim phone supports a normal sim and a micro sim. The hybrid sim slot available in the Swipe Konnect plus can be used for sim card as well as SD card. The Imaging section is taken care by the 13 Megapixel primary camera and a 5 Megapixel secondary camera. The 3000 mAh removable battery of this phone gives a good power backup for this phone. This 2 GB RAM phone also holds features like Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth, Infrared, GPRS, Edge and GPS. It can support both the 2G & 3G network types and lacks the 4G support.

Price: Rs. 4,499

Xolo Era 1X -4G

As most of us knows, Xolo is a subsidiary of the Lava Mobiles, which is a very popular smartphone manufacturer in India. Xolo Era 1X -4G is good feature smartphone released by Xolo that comes at a very competitive price. Coming with a 1.3 GHz Quad core SC9832A processor and 1 GB RAM, it delivers a good performance experience to the users. Going towards the display part, it has a 5 inch IPS HD display holding a resolution of 1280 * 72 pixels. The 8 GB internal storage of this phone can be expanded up to 32 GB through additional MicroSD card. This dual sim phone does not have a hybrid slot and hence a dedicated slot is allocated for the SD card.

The highlight of this phone is the presence of the 4G VOLTE feature which is not so quite common in a phone at this price. The Era 1X boots in Android Marshmallow 6 Operating System. The photography part of this phone is also quite strong with the 8 Megapixel primary camera and 5 Megapixel secondary camera. It is good to know that this phone can record Full HD videos at a resolution of 1920 * 1080 pixels. The 2500 mAh removable battery of this phone provides it with a good power backup.

Xolo Era 1X -4G

 

Price: Rs. 5,149

Micromax Canvas Amaze

Being an Indian smartphone manufacturer, Micromax has earned much respect among the budget smartphone users. The after-sale service of this phone is something that the Micromax users have major concern about. However, still they manage to satisfy the users with the performance of their phones. Released on November 2015, Micromax Canvas Amaze is a budget smartphone from Micromax.

The 1.3 GHz Quad core processor of this phone along with the 2 GB RAM, makes the configuration part good for a phone at this price. It has internal storage of 8 GB with an expansion of up to 32 GB. This phone has a single camera only on the rear side, which is of 13 Megapixel. The display of Canvas Amaze is a 5 inch HD display of 1280 * 720 pixels resolution. The operating system of this phone is Android Lollipop v5.1. The 2000 mAh battery of this phone helps it with good battery backup. This dual sim phone is attracting the users with its sleek look and good performance. This is a value for money smartphone below 5,000 INR.

Price: Rs. 4,690

Micromax Canvas Amaze

Asus Zenfone Go

Asus is well known for its good quality high performance smartphones. They have not spare any sectors of the smartphone industry and is providing some best smartphones in the low budget category as well. Asus Zenfone Go is one of the low-cost smartphones released by Asus. The 1.2 GHz Quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processors performs better in this phone. It is also provided with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB ROM. The expansion of internal storage is possible up to 64 GB, through a Micro SD card. The primary camera of this phone is a 5 Megapixel rear camera that has an auto focus feature. The secondary front camera of .3 Megapixel has the fixed focus feature in it and clicks good quality selfies.

This dual sim phone supports both the 2G & 3G network type. However, it lacks a 4G support. The 4.5-inch display of this phone supports a resolution of 854 x 480 Pixels. For graphical processing, the Asus Zenfone Go included an Adreno 320 Graphical Processing Unit. The Android Lollipop 5.1.1 operating system seems good in this phone. Bluetooth, WI-Fi, GPS, microUSB and GPS are some other connectivity options in this phone. It also includes sensors like Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor and eCompass. The power backup of this phone is taken care by a 2070 mAh Li-Polymer battery.

Asus Zenfone Go

Price: Rs. 3,999

Lenovo A1000

Lenovo has become one of the best smartphone manufacturers in India, whether it is a low budget smartphone or a high budget phone. Of the many best Lenovo smartphones in the low budget category, we would like to select Lenovo A1000, to include in our list of best phones under 5,000 INR. This dual sim phone has a display size of 4 inches and resolution of 800 * 480 pixels. The resolution type of this TFT display is WVGA. The 1.3 GHz Quad-core Spreadtrum SC7731 processor of this phone, coupled with 1 GB RAM, makes the users happy with its performance. It also has a Mali-400 MP2 GPU for graphical processing.

Lenovo A1000

Coming with an Android Lollipop 5 operating system, the Lenovo A1000 has an internal storage of 8GB. Through a Micro SD card, it can be expanded up to 32GB. Going forward on to the camera section, it has a 5 Megapixel primary camera with features like fixed focus. It also has .3 Megapixel selfie camera as well. It supports up to 3G networks only and lacks a 4G support. GPRS, Wi-Fi, EDGE, Bluetooth and GPS makes the connectivity options best in the Lenovo A1000. The 2050 mAh Li- Polymer battery performs the task of backup in quite a good way.

Price: Rs. 4,490

Lenovo A2010

Price: Rs. 4,999

Lenovo A2010

Being released in August 2015, the Lenovo A2010 makes a great leap in the low-priced smartphone market. The handset saved cost by putting in a 480×854 pixel resolution 4.5-inch display, which is still very good considering the budget. The CPU is a MediaTek MT673M 1 GHz quad core processor accompanied with 1GB of RAM. Alongside 8GB ROM, it takes microSD cards up to 32GB as well. The cameras are 5MP rear and 2MP front. Price: Rs. 4,999 {Best Lenovo Phones under 5000 INR}.

Micromax Canvas Spark 3

Price: Rs. 4,999

Micromax Canvas Spark 3 is equipped with Spreadtrum SC7731 CPU and the RAM that couples with process is 1 GB. For app and user files storage, the on-board memory on this device is 8GB; however it could be expanded to 32GB using microSD cards. Display on the Canvas Spark 3 is quite big, it’s a 5.5 inch IPS LCD unit with HD 720×1280 pixels resolution offering 267 ppi pixel density. Front camera in the Canvas Spark 3 is 5 megapixels, and the rear shooter is 8 megapixels. Price: Rs. 4,999 {Best Display Phones under 5000 INR {Best ASUS Phones under 5000 INR}}.

Micromax Canvas Spark 3

 

Karbonn Titanium S205

Price: Rs. 4,999

karbonn titanium s205

Within a budget of 5,000 rupees, the Karbonn Titanium S205 is one of the best handsets till date. Also, being locally manufactured at the Karbonn plants, a customer can expect best outputs from the Karbonn Titanium S205 over any other popular smartphone in the market. CPU inside the Karbonn Titanium S205 is a 1.2 GHz quad core unit, alongside a 2GB RAM chip and 16GB of on-board internal storage. The microSD card slot allows for an additional 32GB of memory. Battery on this handset is 2200 mAh Li-ion unit, provides decent support throughout the day. Price: Rs. 4,999 {Best Karbonn Phones under 5000 INR}.

Huawei Honor Bee

Price: Rs. 4,877

The Huawei Honor Bee is a best seller in the online mobile marketplaces – both online and offline. The handset is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad core Spreadtrum processor with 1GB of RAM alongside, and the internal storage is 8GB; expandable up to 32GB via microSD cards. 4.5 inch TFT display offers good color reproduction, people would love this handset. Price: Rs. 4,877 {Best Quad Core Phone under 5000 INR}.

Huawei Honor Bee

Other recommended phones below 5,000 INR

Intex Aqua Star 4G

aqua star 4g intex phones under 5000

Intex Phone Under 5000

Price: Rs. 4,599

Intex has been popular in the Indian market for a long time, for manufacturing smartphones that fulfills both the desired criteria – a nicely built smartphone, within a very reasonable price tag. Now, of course a smartphone that costs lesser than 5,000 rupees isn’t going to have premium unibody metal finish, but even the plastic casing on this model isn’t any less durable. The configuration is 1 GHz quad core CPU with 1 GB RAM and Mali T720 MP1 GPU. Aside from the internal 8 GB storage, it supports microSD cards up to 128GB. The 5.0 inch display offers 1280×720 pixels resolution and the cameras are 8MP rear and 2MP front. Dual SIM card slots support 4G. Price: Rs. 4,599.

Xolo Era X

xolo era x best touch screen mobile phones under 5000

Best Touch Screen Mobile Under 5000

Price: Rs. 5,499

For a 4G handset within budget that looks quite handsome, the Xolo Era X appears to be a great option. It’s a unibody handset, if you prefer removable batteries then this handset might not be fr you. However, the 2500 mAh battery might not require a replacement battery in the middle of a day. CPU in this handset is a 1.5 GHz quad core Spreadtrum SC9830A unit accompanied by a 2GB RAM. The internal memory is 8GB on the Xolo Era X, which could be expanded up to 32GB. The cameras are 8MP rear and 5MP front. Price: Rs. 5,499.

Conclusion

The pricing could vary in different regions and states. Contact the nearest authorized reseller for the most accurate pricing in your locality. make sure to buy from online retailers only if they assure you of unconditional replacement or even better a refund in case of any problem with your new phone.