Phablets, or the Smartphone-tablet hybrids have turned out to be trend-setters in the market. Measuring a screen size of 5-inch and above, the phablets have created a hype for their high price tag. Currently, the Indian market is on the lookout for low-cost phablets with 5-inch screens which offers ample space for games and entertainment.
Have a look at the top 10 Android phablets under 10, 000; compiled by IBN Live.
#10 Micromax Canvas 2 A110
Price: 9, 999
The Micromax A110 Canvas 2 is the successor of the company’s first phablet A100 Canvas. The A110 Canvas 2 comes with a huge 5 inch FWVGA display at a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels which counts to 196 pixels per inch. It is powered with 1 GHz Dual-Core processor, 512 MB of RAM and runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system.
It also features dual-SIM support, 8 mega pixel camera with dual-LED flash at the back, 0.3 mega pixel front facing camera, 2 GB internal memory and comes with microSD card slot for expanding memory up to 32 GB. The Superfone A110 Canvas 2 is priced at 9, 999 and is available in two color options – White and Black.
#9 Celkon Signature One A107
Price: 6, 999
The phablet, priced at 6, 999; Celkon A107 Signature One comes with a 5-inch capacitive touch screen. It runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and is powered by a 1GHz dual-core processor along with 512MB of RAM. The device comes with 512MB of internal storage out of which 105MB is accessible to the users.
The dual-SIM handset has a large 5-inch display and packed with 2100 mAh battery. The phablet has an 8-megapixel rear camera and a VGA one on the front.
#8 Lava Iris 501
Price: 8, 000
Lava Iris 501, priced at 8000; runs on Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich. The Iris N501 is equipped with a capacitive 5 inch touch display (800X400 pixels) and powered by 1GHz dual-core processor along with 512 RAM.The model features a 5-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash, VGA front camera and 4GB internal storage which can be expanded to 32GB via microSD card. It comes with a 2,300mAh battery which can stand to 7.8 hours talk time and 620 hours standby mode.
Apart from these features, the device also comes with pre-installed apps like Saavn, Fusion Music Organizer and games like Asphalt HD, Saving Private Sheep, Cricket Fever, Little Big City and Shark Dash. Various connectivity options like 3G, Wifi, Bluetooth and GPS are also provided.
#7 Micromax Canvas 3D A115
Price: 9, 950
The Micromax Canvas 3D A115 offers hassle free 3D viewing experience and requires no 3D glasses to view the content. The phablet houses a 1GHz dual core processor along with 1GB of RAM, promising superior quality graphics, multitasking and improved application manageability. It runs on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and the device, as usual, supports memory card for expansion from the 4GB of internal storage.
A115 Canvas 3D priced at 9, 950 boasts of a 5-inch display. Micromax has also pitched in its 3D Space for 3D videos and games. The back panel holds a 5 megapixel camera for picture enthusiasts, while a VGA camera is placed on the front. Connectivity features of the 3D Smartphone are Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and microUSB. The 2000mAh battery of the Smartphone offers talktime up to 4.5 hours.
#6 Swipe Fablet F3
Price: 9, 000
Priced at 9,000; Swipe Fablet F3 comes with Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean operating system powered by 1GHz dual core processor along with 512MB DDRIII RAM. Designed with 5-point Multi-touch screen, the phablet has a built-in memory of 4GB which can be expanded up to 32GB.
In terms of connectivity, the phablet offers 3G, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and a dual-3G SIM for user’s personal and professional calls. It is equipped with 0.3MP front facing camera and 5MP rear camera and is packed with 2200mAh battery and includes multi-media features like FM Radio.
#5 Intex Aqua 5
Price: 9, 500
Intex Aqua 5, a budget phablet priced at 9, 500; is equipped with a dual core processor which yields high performance. The phablet comes with a 5-inch capacitive touch screen and is powered by 1GHz dual core processor. It runs on Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, powered by 1GHz dual core processor along with 512MB RAM.
The device comes with an internal storage of 4GB which can be expanded further up to 32GB via microSD card. Besides, it includes multi-media features like FM Radio, audio jack and connectivity features like Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth and GPS. Apart from that, the phablet is equipped with 5MP auto focus rear camera with LED flash and 1.3MP front-facing camera as well as includes pre-loaded apps like Flipkart, Nimbuzz, Skype and the like.
#4 Zync Z5
Price: 7, 000
The Zync Cloud Z5 comes with a huge 5 inch multi touch capacitive touch screen which supports a resolution of 800 X 480 pixels. It functions on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system and is powered by a 1 GHz processor backed by 512 MB of RAM.
Along with these specifications the phablet comes with an 8 mega pixel rear camera and a 0.3 mega pixel front facing camera for video calling. It also has 4 GB internal memory along with a microSD slot for expandable memory up to 32 GB. The device comes with a 2,500 mAh battery. The phablet is available at a price of 7, 000.
#3 Spice Stellar Horizon Pro
Price: 8, 499
Spice Stellar Horizon Pro, priced at 8, 499 features a 5.0-inch screen that has a resolution of 480*800 pixels and runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The phablet, powered by 1GHz dual-core processor along with 512MB RAM has an internal storage of 4GB that can be expanded to 32GB via microSD card.
The phone sports a 5-megapixel rear camera with dual LED Flash and a 1.3-megapixel front facing camera. In terms of connectivity, the phone supports Wi-Fi, 3G (for both SIM card slots) and Bluetooth 4.0. It comes with a 2100mAh battery and promises a talk time of 4 hours and a standby time of 200 hours.
#2 Byond B65
Price: 8, 500
Byond B65, priced at 8, 500 comes with 5-inch capacitive touchscreen. Powered by 1.2GHz dual core processor along with 512MB RAM, the phablet runs on Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. Built with an internal memory of 4GB, the storage can be extended up to 32GB via microSD card.
The device is equipped with 8MP front facing camera and 1.3MP secondary camera and offers 3 hours on 2G loaded with 2400mAh battery. Connectivity wise, it includes Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth as well as multi-media features like music player and video player.
#1 Adcom Thunder A530 HD
Price: 8, 999
Adcom Thunder A530 HD comes with a 5.3-inch large HD LCD display screen and runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system. Powered by 1.2GHz dual-core processor along with 512MB RAM, the device has an internal storage of 4GB which can be expanded up to 32GB.
The phablet is equipped with 8MP rear camera and 2MP front facing camera as well as includes connectivity features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G and is packed with 2800mAh battery.