Top 10 Android Phones in India in 2014 – An Android Phone Buying Guide

The Android smartphones cover the 3/4th of the total market. The key reason behind the success of the android is the service it provides under features, specification, customization and others.

The bigger market also leads android to the bugs more than any other OS like windows or iOS, but still countless option availability depending on the price range, colors, manufacturers and models lures million of customers.

The India is the biggest growing market for the android because of its population and growing technology trend. Now, if you’re planning to buy an android phone for you, then the below list holds a great deal for you. Please do have a look.

Samsung Galaxy S5

The Samsung is the biggest name in the android smartphone market today. The latest launched Galaxy S5 has everything which you want to use on your high-end smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy S5

The Galaxy S5 has 5.1” long super AMOLED waterproof display with corning gorilla glass 3 protection. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core 2.5 GHz processor with 2 GB RAM is fastest on earth.

The 16 MP dual shot HDR mode camera is truly epic while capturing the images and the internal memory up to 128 GB is immense to save tons of your data. The price for Galax S5 is around INR 51,000. I guess the price is hefty, but the freaks will go for it surely.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

If you’re a fan of big sized smartphone or phablet, then this is exactly you need. The 5.7” long super AMOLED screen with the screen resolution of 1080x1920pixel is just ideal for your need.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

The fast Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core 2.3 GHz processor with 3 GB RAM makes sure that nothing gets frozen while using the features. The 13 MP camera with clear low light images and internal memory of up to 64 GB are best numbers in the niche. The price tag of INR 29,000 is also seems quite reasonable with these figures.

Sony Xperia Z1

The camera crazy users have always preferred the brand Sony over the others. The Xperia Z1 has the decent specifications like 5.0” TFT display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad core 2.2 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM, up to 64 GB internal memory and an awesome 20.7 MP camera.

Sony Xperia Z1

It runs on the android 4.3 jellybean and has a decent backup all day with a 3000 mAh battery. The price of this android phone in India is around INR 26,000.

Sony Xperia Z2

The successor of Xperia Z1 has excelled the phone in its specification and features with the improved technology. The phone got launched with Galaxy S5 and in my opinion, it is even better than that.

Sony Xperia Z2

The Xperia Z2 has a set of specifications which contain the 5.2” LCD capacitive water and dust proof display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core 2.3 GHz processor, 3 GB RAM, up to 128 GB internal memory, 20.7 MP main camera with 5200×3930 pixels and latest android 4.4.2 KitKat.

The battery has also got improved and now it is a 3200 mAh Li-Ion power house. The price of the Xperia Z2 is around INR 51,000.

Motorola Moto G

The Motorola entered with a bang in India and the world with the launch of its new budget android smartphone called Moto G. The phone received the welcome unlike any Motorola phone because of its handy specification and fit to pocket price tag.

Motorola Moto G

The Moto G has a 4.5” screen, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core 1.2 GHz processor, 1 GB RAM, 5 MP rear and 1.3 MP front camera, 8/16 GB internal memory, android 4.3 jellybean and a 2000 mAh battery.

Now, where on earth you can get all these specifications in a phone with the price tag of only INR 12,500?

Motorola Moto X                                                      

Motorola launched another phone in the market to get back its old days and guess what, the phone worked well enough to take the company near to the target.

Motorola Moto X

The Moto X is another phone from the Motorola with a good set of figures. The phone has got the 4.7” corning gorilla glass protected display, Qualcomm Snapdragon dual core 1.7 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM, 16/32 GB internal memory, 10 MP rear and 2 MP front camera with android 4.2.2 jellybean.

The 2200 mAh battery provides you the juice for full day and all these come at a price of INR 26,000 only.

LG G2

The LG is also a brand which is now carving its own user base in the high-profile market of the smartphones world. The LG has launched some good gadgets recently and planning to do the same in the future as well.

LG G2

The LG G2 is also a device which has got the positive response from the users. The G2 has a decent 5.2” HD corning gorilla glass 2 protected display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.25 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM, android 4.4.2 jelly bean, 13 MP LED flash camera and 16/32 GB internal memory.

The G2 also has an excellent battery of 3000 mAh which is best in the niche. The price of this LG smartphone is around INR 21,000.

Google Nexus 5

The Google also provides some classy gadgets under its flagship Nexus series, which is known as a complete smartphone series with mix specifications from all the smartphones.

Google Nexus 5

The Nexus 5 is a good buy for those who want to experience the true power of android. The Nexus 5 has got 5”inch HD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.3 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM, 16/32 GB internal memory, 8 MP camera and much more.

The battery also has decent figures of 2300 mAh and the Nexus falls in the price range of around INR 18,000. Pretty good it is then. What’d you say?

HTC One

The smartphones talk under android niche can’t be completed without the brand HTC. The HTC is known to manufacture best touch screen in the world for quite some time now.

HTC One

The HTC One won the million hearts with its features and performance. The HTC One got moderate 4.7” Super LCD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad core 1.7 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM and 32/64 GB internal memory with android 4.1.2 jellybean.

The only flaw in the HTC One is its 4 MP camera, but it still captures great images during daylight. The HTC One has got 2300 mAh battery and costs around INR 40,000.

HTC One (M8)

Recently the HTC has launched the upgraded version of HTC One called One (M8). The successor has got all the specifications improved on it with the promise of better performance.

HTC One (M8)

The One (M8) has fix 5.0”super LCD corning gorilla glass 3 protected screen, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad core 2.23 GHz processor, 2 GB RAM, 4 MP dual rear and 5 MP front camera, up to 128 GB internal memory and the latest android 4.4. KitKat.

The One (M8) got improved battery as well with the power of 2600 mAh. Though, the price tag of INR 50,000 seems quite heavy to me.

Wrap Up

The above options are some of the best in the android niche of today’s world. There are many more options available in the market with the names of Micromax, Xolo, iBall and others, but I guess the best service comes with the brand only.

If you want to purchase something that could last for a long time until you find the need to change it, then the above phones are highly recommended and if you could wait some more time, then other dream devices are also on their way to hit the market.