Top 5 Android Smartphones below $200
Is there any area in your life, where a smartphone cannot help?
Ironically, pondering hard only makes us discover areas where smartphone usage could be increased. *The smartphone usage alone is predicted to reach 6.1 billion by 2020 owing to the emerging economies. According to Pew Research statistics, there is a strong correlation between per capita income and smartphone ownership.
Luckily, there have been great strides in the budget smartphone market, and now it’s easy to find a perfectly capable device even under $200. Here are top 5 Android smartphones that lets you enjoy in style without pinching your pockets.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro- $199.99
USP: With 178 degree viewing angle and fingerprint sensor behind its 5.5-inch display, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro is one of the few impressive smartphones under $200 category.
The two-tone flash 16MP rear camera, and 5MP front camera captures precision pictures. Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 hexacore processor with Android 5.1 Lollipop OS (MIUI7 skin on top of it) offers great performance.
Asus Zenfone 2 Laser ZE551KL - $199.00
USP: Equipped with 3GB RAM that enables faster multitasking, Asus Zenfone 2 Laser ZE551KL is one of the best smartphones in the market below $200 category.
Asus Zenfone 2 Laser has an autofocussed 13 MP rear camera and 5MP front camera with 5.5-inch, 1,920 x 1,080 in-plane switching LCD display. The Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS with Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor offers a solid performance.
Motorola Moto G (3rd Generation)-$179
USP: With IPx7 water resistant feature, Moto G 3rd generation will be up and running even after incidental water exposure for up to 30 minutes. This feature is not available in many smartphones under $200 category.
With amazing call quality and excellent noise cancellation, Moto G captures great pictures with its 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera. The 1.4GHz Snapdragon 410 processor with Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) OS, offers faster performance.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime-$180
USP: Enhanced with a superior imaging module, 8MP rear camera with LED flash and 5MP front camera, Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime offers a terrific selfie/groupfie experience for those who love budget phones under $ 200.
The attractive design built around its 5 inch display with Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 processor and Android 4.4 KitKat OS, offers excellent performance.
Blu Vivo Air -$199.00
USP: If you love style, then the ultra-slim flaunt worthy Blu Vivo Air with premium look and feel is the one for you. Enjoy elegance even under $200.
The picture quality is good with its 8MP rear camera and 5MP front camera. It has a 1.7GHz Mediatek MT6592 with Android 4.4 OS that offers reasonable performance.
Which is your favourite smartphone in the budget category!
(*Source: Ericsson Annual Mobility Report)