Best buy smartphones below Rs.30000 for August 2014

Rajat Srivastava
July 26, 2014
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What better way for all the gadget freaks out their to celebrate the Independence of India than buying a new smartphone of their own. The month of July 2014 witnessed the launch and announcement of few smartphones in India with the Xiaomi Mi3 being the most rated one. But still in case you are in plans of spending your savings then you might just look at these smartphones in our list which right now are the best combinations of price and performances available in the market.

Best buy Android smartphones below Rs.30000 for August 2014

Google Nexus 5

Although the announcement of Nexus 6 is right along  the corners but you wont regret a bit buying this awesome device from Google & LG. The price, specifications, performance, stock Android, and yes you will surely be the first to get the Android L update if you own this device.

Key Features of the Google Nexus 5 :

  •  Android 4.4 KitKat OS
  • 4.95 inch Display Screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels Screen Resolution
  • 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16 / 32 GB Internal Storage
  • Adreno 330 GPU
  • 8MP Primary Camera with OIS
  • 1.3MP Secondary Camera
  • Single SIM
  • 3G
  • Wi-Fi
  • microUSB
  • 3.5 mm Audio Jack
  • 2300 mAh Battery

Sony Xperia Z 

This flagship of 2013 from Sony was a brilliant example of power and beauty. The water proof and dust proof build quality makes the Sony Xperia Z a brilliant buy for this price range.  Also Sony has always been great with its skin and camera which easily distinguishes from all its counter parts.

Key Features of the Sony Xperia Z :

  • Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS (upgradable to KitKat OS)
  • 5 inch Display Screen
  • 10280 x 1920 pixels Screen Resolution
  • 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Processor
  • Adreno 320 GPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Internal Storage (expandable up to 32GB via microSD card)
  • 13MP Primary Camera
  • 2MP Secondary Camera
  • Single SIM
  • Water and Dust proof Build
  • 3G
  • Wi-Fi
  • microUSB
  • 3.5 mm Audio Jack
  • 2330 mAh Battery

Samsung Galaxy S4

Next we have the flagship device of 2013 from the largest smartphone manufacture in the world. The Galaxy S4 is a highly successful smartphone which can easily be proved by the sales records of the device. The various new gesture and motion controls features which were embedded in the smartphone gives you another level of control over your device.

Key Features of the Samsung Galaxy S4 :

  • Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS ( upgradable to KitKat OS )
  • 5 inch Super Amoled Display Screen
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels Screen Resolution
  • 1.6 GHz Processor
  • Power VR SGX
  • 16GB Internal Storage (expandable up to 64GB via microSD card)
  • 2GB RAM
  • 13MP Primary Camera
  • 2MP Secondary Camera
  • Single SIM
  • 3G
  • Wi-Fi
  • microUSB
  • 3.5 mm Audio Jack
  • 2600 mAh Battery

HTC Desire 816

Next we have the recently launched phablet from HTC for all those viewers out their for whom the bigger the better. Big Screen, 128 GB of expandable storage are the two main things which this can offer which others in our list cannot. And yes the beautiful Sense UI on top of the Android gives a totally different feel to the OS.

Key Features of the HTC Desire 816 :

  • Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS
  • 5.5 inch LCD Display Screen
  • 720 x 1280 pixels Screen Resolution
  • 1.6 GHz Quad-Core Processor
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 8GB Internal Storage (expandable up to 64GB via microSD card)
  • Adreno 305 GPU
  • 13MP Primary Camera
  • 5MP Secondary Camera
  • 3G
  • Wi-Fi
  • microUSB
  • 3.5 Audio Jack
  • 2600 mAh Battery

Gionee Elife E7

Finally we the current flaghsip from the Chinese manufacturer Gionee who has been delivering back to back great smartphones to the market with this one not being any different. One of the most powerful smartphone in our list the Elife E7 is a great buy no matter what criteria you set.

Key Features of the Gionee Elife E7 :

  • Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS
  • 5.5 inch Display Screen
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels Screen Resolution
  • 2.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Pprocessor
  • 16GB / 32GB Internal Storage
  • 3GB RAM
  • Single SIM
  • 16MP Primary Camera
  • 8MP Secondary Camera
  • 3G
  • Wi-Fi
  • microUSB
  • 3.5 mm Audio Jack
  • 2500 mAh Battery

Although these are the 5 best offering in the above mentioned price segment but still there are some other devices which also deserve a mention like the Motorola Moto X, Gionee Elife S5.5, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo and the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact.

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