Though 4G LTE technology has been here for a while, it seems to have taken the big brands some time to roll out reasonably priced devices. Worry not as we are once again spoilt for choice. While 4G provides faster mobile communications than 3G, it does not work on a 3G phone. The good news is that most 4G smartphones support a 3G network so you don’t need to think twice before upgrading your smartphone.
Here are the top three 4G Smartphones that have loads of features and a price point that’s below the ₹10,000 mark!
Lenovo K3 Note
If you need to separate your personal life and ties to work, this is the phone for you with dual standby LTE SIM slots, enabling you to be enviably efficient in both spheres of life. A large 5.5 inch full HD screen with a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP front camera with 30 fps recording allows you to record the next trending video and share it at lighting speeds. With 16GB internal storage, expandable to 32GB, there is enough space to stock up on all your favorite apps and music. Long journeys will no longer be a drag as the large HD screen will facilitate you to watch your favorite shows or set your new high score on Candy Crush without squinting while the 2GB RAM will ensure uninterrupted viewing. Further, the 2900 mAH battery while will keep you powered on for longer. And for all of ₹9,999, it’s no surprise that it tops our list.
Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime
A fabulous introduction into the world of red-hot performance, this smartphone from the Xiaomi ticks all the boxes for a reasonably priced 4G device. Featuring a dual standby SIM architecture with one LTE SIM and one GSM SIM, it ensures your monthly bills are kept in check. With a 4.7-inch screen and an IPS display, the colours are bright and vivid, just the way you’d like them to be. The smallish size and rounded off body make the phone easy to handle and store. Enabling fast performance with a 1.2 GHz quad core processor with 2GB RAM, this phone is the answer to all your daily mobile needs. The 8MP rear camera with flash and 2MP front camera help with capturing your life and updating your social media feeds without a problem. The Android OS has been customized by Xiaomi to run its own applications and the MIUI 6 interface is constantly being upgraded. This fast-selling phone checks all the boxes for a reliable performance instrument on a low budget for ₹6,999.
Moto E (2nd Gen) 4G
The house of Motorola brings us this handy, well-built offering, which has been upgraded to Android version 5 Lollipop to provide a pure Android experience at a reasonable price. Its 4.5-inch TFT LCD screen comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3, ensuring that it is scratch and breakage resistant. Powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor, the phone is quick enough to ensure smooth performance. The dual SIM architecture supports one 4G SIM and one GSM SIM. The 5MP rear camera is good for pictures and works well in dim settings too. The phone fits beautifully in the hand with a good grip provided by its ‘sticky’ rear cover. The 8GB internal memory, with 32GB external memory support, provides enough storage for your needs and doesn’t burn a hole in your wallet at ₹6,999.