7 best phones under Rs 5000 (May 2017)

Want to find best phones under 5000 Rs?

We have invested so much time to know the best smartphones for you, based on over 18000+ reviews.

These phones have great features, RAM (at least 1GB), great design and performance. And best of all, they are all available on a small budget.

We have excluded some smartphones with 2GB RAM since they perform worse than 1GB phones [Heating problem, terrible camera quality].

 

Here is the list of best phones you can buy under Rs 5000:

  1. XOLO ERA 1X – 4G with VoLTE ( Best Phone under 5k)
  2. Intex Cloud 4G Smart – ( Best phone to gift parents)
  3. Micromax Unite 2 – (Great gaming and camera experience)
  4. Moto E 2nd Generation – (Tough and durable phone with long battery life )
  5. Swipe Konnect Plus (All rounder- Great reviews)
  6. LYF Flame F8 4G VoLTE (Amazing look)
  7. Intex Thread Champ(Blazing fast performance)

 

Xolo ERA 1X

Xolo Era 1x

Xolo ERA 1x was released on September 2016. This phone is one of the best budget phones of the year 2017.

This phone has all the major features you can think of, from super-fast 1.3GHz quad-core processor to 4G VoLTE support.

Specifications:

  • 4G with VoLTE
  • Android Marshmallow 6.0
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB Internal Storage (Expandable up to 32GB)
  • 8 MP Rear Camera with LED Flash
  • 5 MP Front Camera with Dual Flash
  • Dual Sim
  • Resolution : 1280 x 720
  • Screen Size: 5 inch
  • 2500 mAh Li-Polymer Battery
  • Sales Package: Handset, Earphone, Charger, USB Cable, Warranty Card

Why should you buy it?

When your budget is small, you can’t find any other phone like this at this price. In fact, with over 15236 reviews, this is the best selling budget phone on Flipkart.  You should surely check this out.

Cons:

  • Front Camera not so good

[su_button url=”http://betterdeal.in/flipkart/xolo-era-1x-4g” target=”blank” size=”6″ center=”yes” radius=”0″ icon=”icon: arrow-right”]Buy Now From Flipkart @ 5149/-[/su_button]

 

Intex Cloud 4G Smart

Intex Cloud 4g smart

With an impressive Android Lollipop 4G system and 8 GB memory space, the Intex Cloud 4G Smart is a phone that’s designed for social media lovers. Also noteworthy are the phone’s 5 MP rear and 2 MP front cameras with which you can take stunning selfies.

Specifications:

  • 4G with VoLTE
  • Android Lollipop 5.1
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB Internal Storage (Expandable up to 32GB)
  • 5 MP Rear Camera with LED Flash
  • 2 MP Front Camera
  • Dual Sim
  • Resolution : 1280 x 720
  • Screen Size: 5 inch
  • 2000 mAh Li-Ion Battery
  • Sales Package: Handset, Protection Cover, Charger (Data Cable, Adapter), Earphone, Screen Guard, Battery, Manual

Why should you buy it?

If you need a phone just for social media applications, small gaming requirements or want to gift it to your parents, this phone is made just for you.

Cons:

  • Battery lasts only one day. Otherwise, this phone is amazing.

[su_button url=”http://betterdeal.in/flipkart/intex-4g-smart” target=”blank” size=”6″ center=”yes” radius=”0″ icon=”icon: arrow-right”]Buy Now From Flipkart @ 4999/-[/su_button]

 

Micromax Unite 2 A106

Micromax Unite 2 A106

I like this phone because of its look(ultra sleek shape). This phone was number 3 on our list because it lacked 4G support, means no JIO support. However, camera and performance of this phone outstand other phones in this range.

This phone was rated 4 (averaged) by 3000 people.

Specifications:

  • 3G,2G
  • Android Kitkat 4.4.2 (upgradable to Lollipop 5.0)
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB Internal Storage (Expandable up to 32GB)
  • 5 MP Primary Camera with AutoFocus
  • 2 MP Front Camera
  • Dual Sim
  • Resolution : 480 x 800
  • Screen Size: 4.7-Inch IPS capacitive touchscreen
  • Sales Package: Handset, User Guide, Handsfree, USB Cable, Warranty Card, Charger and Battery

Why should you buy it?

Among all phones under 5000, this phones is best in terms of gaming experience and camera. So, if you are looking for a phone for playing games, this phone is the best choice

Cons:

  • Battery lasts only one day.
  • No 4G support

[su_button url=”http://betterdeal.in/amazon/micromax-unite-2″ target=”blank” background=”#13181e” size=”6″ center=”yes” radius=”0″ icon=”icon: hand-o-right”]Buy Now From Amazon @ 4180/-[/su_button]

 

[su_button url=”http://betterdeal.in/flipkart/micromax-unite-2″ target=”blank” size=”6″ center=”yes” radius=”0″ icon=”icon: arrow-right”]Buy Now From Flipkart @ 5990/- [/su_button]

 

Moto E 2nd Generation

moto e 2nd gen

This phone has almost same specs like others. Besides, Motorola has emerged as a reliable brand.

The best part about this phone is it’s durable battery life.

Specifications:

  • 4G LTE
  • Android Lollipop (upgradable to Marshmallow)
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB Internal Storage (Expandable up to 32GB)
  • 5 MP Primary Camera with AutoFocus
  • 0.3 MP Front Camera
  • Dual Sim
  • Resolution : 960 x 540 pixels
  • Screen Size: 4.5-Inch Quater HD IPS capacitive touchscreen
  • Sales Package: Handset, Charger, Headset and Warranty Card

Why should you buy it?

If you are looking for a phone which has a longer battery life and a handset which is built to survive rough treatment, this is the one you need.

  • Gorilla Glass
  • Water Resistance Coating

Cons:

  • You have to update it to enable Voice over LTE(VoLTE).

 

[su_note note_color=”#982d64″ text_color=”#ffffff”]This mobile phone is currently out of stock on both Amazon and Flipkart[/su_note]

Swipe Konnect Plus

swipe konnect plus

Swipe is a lesser known Indian Brand. While checking out the reviews, we found that this phone is a great deal in this price range. In the same price range, it almost offers 2x more specs than others.

Specifications:

  • 3G,2G
  • Android Lollipop v5.1
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB Internal Storage (Expandable up to 32GB)
  • 13 MP Primary Camera with AutoFocus
  • 5 MP Front Camera
  • Dual Sim
  • Quad Core Processor with 3000 mAh battery
  • Screen Size: 5-Inch HD IPS display
  • Sales Package: Handset, Battery, Charger, USB Cable, Quick Start Guide, Warranty Card

Why should you buy it?

This phone is one of the few to offer 2GB RAM and 16 GB storage in this price range. Battery life is also good. So, this phone is great if you need more storage for apps.

Cons:

  • 13 MP back camera not up to mark

[su_button url=”http://betterdeal.in/flipkart/swipe-konnect-plus” target=”blank” size=”6″ center=”yes” radius=”0″ icon=”icon: arrow-right”]Buy Now From Flipkart @ 4499/-[/su_button]

 

[su_button url=”http://betterdeal.in/amazon/swipe-konnect-plus” target=”blank” background=”#13181e” size=”6″ center=”yes” radius=”0″ icon=”icon: hand-o-right”]Buy Now From Amazon @ 4499/-[/su_button]

 

LYF Flame F8

Lyf Flame F8

LYF Flame is the one for you if you want best features while not compromising with the lookAsahi glass coating makes it a stylish gadget to flaunt.

Specifications:

  • 4G with VoLTE
  • Android Marshmallow 6.0
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB Internal Storage (Expandable up to 128GB)
  • 8 MP Primary Camera with AutoFocus
  • 5 MP Front Camera with Flash
  • Dual Sim
  • 1.3 Ghz Quad Core Processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon)
  • Screen Size: 4.5″ FWVGA with IPS LCD
  • Sales Package: Handset, Earphone, Charger

Why should you buy it?

If you want a phone specifically for your JIO applications, it is the most optimized one since it is made specifically for Reliance JIO.

Cons:

  • People complain of heating problem if you run heavy applications

[su_button url=”http://betterdeal.in/amazon/lyf-flame-f8″ target=”blank” background=”#13181e” size=”6″ center=”yes” radius=”0″ icon=”icon: hand-o-right”]Buy Now From Amazon @ 4999/-[/su_button]

 

Intex Thread Champ

Intex thread champ

Tough smartphone with good camera features like face beauty and gesture mode. Hexa-core processor is, of course, rare to find at this price gives it blazing fast performance. So you will not feel any lagging or hang while gaming and playing videos. With performance as your top priority, this will be best choice among phones under 5000.

Specifications:

  • 2G,3G enabled
  • Android Lollipop 5.1
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB Internal Storage (Expandable up to 128GB
  • 5 MP Primary Camera with AutoFocus, Face beauty and Gesture modes and LED flash
  • 5 MP Front Camera
  • Dual Sim
  • 1.5 GHz Hexa Core Processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon)
  • Screen Size: 5″  IPS  LCD with 720p resolution
  • Sales Package: Handset, battery Protection cover, Screen Guard, Earphone, data cable, adapter, User manual

Why should you buy it?

It would be a better phone for those who want to experience multi-tasking and high-end gaming experience.

Cons:

  • Poor Battery life
  • No 4G support.

[su_button url=”http://betterdeal.in/amazon/intex-thread-champ” target=”blank” background=”#13181e” size=”6″ center=”yes” radius=”0″ icon=”icon: hand-o-right”]Buy Now From Amazon @ 3580/-[/su_button]

 

It’s up to you now

I have shared all the best phones under 5000. Each phone has its pros and cons. While some phones are designed just for light applications and 4g support, there are others which provide high-end gaming experience.

Now, you have to decide what is the most important thing you are looking for in the phone. Once you have the answer, it will be easy to choose the best phone for you.

 

Feel Free to ask any questions below and sharing this article with your friends.

 
Pic by Freepik

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

shares