We often get many requests from users to provide details about the cheapest android smartphones in India that are easily and cheaply available. So, here we are presenting to you the smartphones that cheap, affordable and easily available in the Indian markets.
The prices which are shown below are based on Market Operating Price (MOP). Have a look at these smartphones as they are the phones you may definitely want to consider while buying.
Apprx. Price – Rs 3,900
Launch Date – December 2011
Micromax A60 is one of the best seller phones of Micromax. It is a phone launched in December last year and so in this regard, this is a quiet old phone. Micromax A60 is the cheapest android smartphone available in the Indian market. It has a small screen size of 2.8 inch which is resistive. The hardware and software if compared to today’s standard is quiet outdated. The phone runs on Android 2.1. This phone is generally not recommended to buy because of it’s outdated software and hardware specifications.
Approx. Price – Rs 4,900
Launch Date – August 2011
Karbonn A1 which was launched in August 2011, is the second cheapest phone available in the Indian market which is based on Android. Karbonn A1 runs on Android 2.2. It is powered by a 600 MHz processor and has a 3.2 Megapixel camera. It supports GPRS. The screen size of Karbonn A1 is 2.8 inch. This phone is available in the market for a price of around Rs 4,900 (INR).
Approx. Price – Rs 5,100
Launch Date – May 2011
Spice Mi270 is a Dual SIM smartphone (GSM + GSM) that runs on Android 2.2. Spice Mi270 is the cheapest Android smartphone that is available in India with Dual SIM. It has a screen (Resistive) size of 2.8 inch and a camera of 2.0 Megapixel. It was launched in May, 2011 and is available for a price of around Rs 5,100 (INR) in India. If you are planning to buy a cheap Dual SIM smartphone that is Android based then, this phone fits in pretty well.
Micromax Bling 2 A55
Approx. Price – Rs 6,175
Launch Date – May 2011
Micromax Bling 2 A55 is a smartphone that is targeted to the females in the country. It is a Dual SIM based smartphone and runs on Android 2.2. Bling 2 has 3.2 inch Touch Screen (Capacitive). It also has a camera which is 3.0 Megapixel. Micromax Bling 2 A55 also features a Motion Sensor. It was launched in May 2011 and is available for a price of Rs 6,175 (INR).
Approx. Price – Rs 6,250
Launch Date – October 2011
iBall Andi is comparatively a new smartphone that was launched two months ago. It is a Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) based smartphone that runs on Android 2.2. iBall Andi is available in the market place for a price of around Rs 6,250 (INR). This phone has low processor speed of 416 MHz. It features 3.0 Megapixel camera and a Touch Screen (Capacitive) of 3.2 inch. This phone from iBall is generally not recommended due to it’s low processor speed. The processor would take long durations which loading a particular application and you will not have the patience to wait for such a long time.
LG Optimus Me P350
Approx. Price – Rs 6,450
Launch Date – April 2011
LG Optimus Me P350 is the cheapest Android smartphone that is offered by any of the MNCs. This phone runs on Android 2.2. LG Optimus Me P350 has a Touch Screen (Capacitive) of 2.8 inch. The phone has an internal storage capacity of 155 MB. It also has features of built-in Motion Sensor and WiFi Tethering. It was launched in April 2011 and is available in the market for a price of around Rs 6,450 (INR).
Approx. Price – Rs 6,400
Launch Date – February 2011
Spice Mi310 is quiet sleek phone having thickness of just 11.95 mm. It is a great value for money phone. Spice Mi310 runs on Android 2.2 and has a Touch Screen (Capacitive) of 3.2 inch. It also has an internal storage of 85 MB. Spice Mi310 is available in the market for a price of Rs 6,400 (INR) and was launched in February 2011.
Samsung Galaxy Y
Approx. Price – Rs 6,600
Launch Date – October 2011
Among all the cheaply available smartphones Samsung Galaxy Y is the only phone that runs on Android 2.3. It is the best cheaply available Android phone that you can buy that has great value for money. It has the best of both worlds, having the most desirable features as well has low price that you can ask for. Samsung Galaxy Y has 2.0 Megapixel camera and a Touch Screen (Capacitive) which is 3 inch. The phone has smart looks and has thickness of only 11.5 mm. It weighs only 97 grams and comes with exchangeable covers. Samsung Galaxy Y is available for a price of around Rs 6,600 (INR) and was launched in October 2011. This phone from Samsung is highly recommended mainly because of it’s features and price. This phone has the best of both the worlds.
Approx. Price – Rs 7,300
Launch Date – July 2011
Micromax A70 is widely available in the market for a price of Rs 7,300 (INR). It was launched in July 2011. The phone runs on Android 2.2 and has a 5.0 Megapixel camera. Micromax A70 is a light phone weighing just 85 grams. It has a Touch Screen (Capacitive) of 3.2 inch. It has a great design and carrying the phone around is quite comfortable. The build quality is also great for this phone. There are however, some reports that suggest that the phone is having a weak WiFi Antenna.
If you are really interested in buying a cheap Android phone that is available in the market today, your first choice should definitely be Samsung Galaxy Y. Galaxy Y comes from the house of Samsung which assures quality by its very name. Not only the phone but the accessories (hands free, charger etc) that you get along with the phone is of better quality when compared to other smartphones.
If you are planning to buy a Dual SIM Android phone, Spice Mi270 is a good option to go for.