Smart Phones Under Rs. 19,999

We are barely into the third month of 2015 and we have witnessed the most awaited and well-packaged smartphones.

We are being spoilt for choice with popular brands like Samsung, Micromax, Blackberry and Xiaomi releasing smartphones.  Whether, it is the Galaxy Z1, one of the best budget smartphones from Samsung or the pricey BlackBerry Classic or the Xiaomi Mi4 or Micromax’s first Cyanogen Mod phone Yureka Yu, the year has definitely begun ‘spec’tacularly.

Among the new launches, Xiaomi Mi 4 is easily the most highly anticipated phone so far, and went on sale on 17th February 2015, through Flipkart. While the Mi 4 has been the talk of the town, the Lenovo Vibe X2 4G and the Samsung E5 are fast gaining popularity and all priced below Rs. 19,999.

Read on to see, which one suits you best.

Xiaomi Mi4


The ‘Apple of China’ as it has been dubbed, has a very iPhone 5–esque look to it but the similarities stop there. The Sony-made 13 MP rear camera and the 8 MP front camera makes amateur photographers delight. Whether, it’s a Sunday brunch or a night out with friends the camera captures great selfies. It’s wedding season and the memories keep coming, but pictures can’t capture it all. The stunning 1080p @ 4k resolutions makes all the memories more vibrant and praise worthy. The geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR and Xiaomi’s exclusive Magic Focus mode makes taking videos stress-free and fun.

Samsung E5


Whether, you are watching a movie on the ride home or reading an e-book at night the adaptive display feature of the Samsung E5, will adjust the display according to surrounding to give you a clearer view making  your viewing experience delightful.

For all the selfie lovers, the 8mp rear camera and the 5 MP front camera along with many camera functions that make taking beautiful selfies a lot easier.  The wide selfie feature makes it easier to have all your friends in one frame. So, nobody will feel left out. Go click or use the voice recognition and palm gesture feature of the E5. The arms will no longer be a distraction in your photos, just command it and your memories will be captured.

To further enhance your selfies use the Beautifying mode before you upload them of Facebook or Instagram, it will have you looking pretty in each shot.

Battery trouble is thing of the past with the ultra-power saving mode, no more missed phone calls or texts, it limits unnecessary functions draining your battery.

Lenovo Vibe X2 4G


The multi-layered design makes the Vibe X2 stand out. The 2 GB RAM and Android 4.4 Kit-Kat OS allows you to use multiple apps without a hitch. Whether, you want to listen to music, while playing a game or browse through multiple sites all this without a lag in services.   The 13 MP rear camera and the 5MP front camera makes taking selfies  easy; multiple shooting modes  allow you take interesting photos, the beautification features helps you touch up the skin and the eyes, enhancing your photos. The gesture, voice control help you steady your hand, so no more blurry pictures. So, whether you are slightly off colour or little unbalanced the X2 camera will make sure that the photos come out completely balanced.

The VIBE Xtension™ click-on smart layers makes it easy to change your phone into a music system, just plug on the VIBE X2 Speakers and have whole room partying to those beats and with the VIBE X2 Battery  you will never run out of battery , so keep uploading those selfies and blast music. There is a color for every occasion, available in three stunning colors, red, silver and gold.

Here are our picks in the under Rs.19,999. Choose the one that suits you best. Happy shopping!

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by techtalks @TechTalks March 4, 2015 7:26 AM UTC


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