Chandrakant 'CK' Isi
07th Aug 2015
Every year, stores across India offer some good deals on the occasion of Independence Day. Be it brick-and-mortar shops, or e-tailers, you get discounts around mid-August. While, it is still a week away, Flipkart has already rolled out the offers and schemes. Off the lot, here are a few smartphone deals you should consider:
Samsung Galaxy S4
Price: Rs 16,000
Planning to buy a not-so-expensive smartphone stuffed with features? Look no further the Galaxy S4. The phone comes with a brilliant 5" Super AMOLED screen. There's a 13 megapixel auto focus camera. The phone is powered by the Exynos 5410 chipset clocked at 1.6 GHz. Other features include 2 GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage, microSD support for up to 64 GB, 2 MP front-facing camera, Wi-Fi, A-GPS with GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, IR LED (Remote Control), and 2,600 mAh battery.
[Read Also: Samsung Galaxy S4 review]
Asus Zenfone 2 (4 GB RAM, 32 GB internal storage)
Price: Rs 19,000
If you were holding out for Asus' Zenfone 2 that boasts of 4 GB RAM, then now is the time to pull the trigger. Flipkart has pegged the 32 GB variant at Rs 19,000. With exchange offer, you can get it for Rs 11,000, if your old smartphone is in good shape. This particular variant is powered by Intel Atom quad-core SOC (System on Chip) is clocked at 1.8 GHz. In the photography department, you get a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual-LED flash. There's a 5 megapixel front-facing snapper for selfies and video chat.
Moto G (3rd Gen)
Price: Rs 12,000 (Starting from Rs 7000 with Exchange)
Nothing special about the Rs 12,000 price tag. However, Flipkart is now offering an exchange scheme for the Moto phones. If your old smartphone is in working condition, you can get the 3rd gen Moto G for as low as Rs 7000. The third generation Moto G comes with a waterproof body right in time for monsoons. Its 5-inch IPS screen has HD resolution. In the photography department, you get a 13 MP rear camera. There's a 5 megapixel front-facing for selfies too. The phone is backed by a Snapdragon 410 chip.
[Read Also: Third generation Moto G specifications]
OnePlus Plus (16 GB)
Price: Rs 17,000
This was imminent after the OnePlus 2 announcement. The OnePlus One no longer requires invite, and can be purchased directly off Flipkart for Rs 17,000. Even better, if you have an old smartphone lying around. With exchange, you can get the OnePlus One for Rs 11,000 (depending on your phone's condition). OnePlus One features a quad-core Snapdragon 801 SoC (System on Chip) clocked at 2.5 GHz. In the photography department, OnePlus has thrown-in a 13 megapixel camera with Dual LED Flash. Other features include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, NFC, and 3100 mAh battery.
Four Flipkart Freedom Sale Deals That Are Actually Good
If you were holding out a purchase, now is the time to pull the trigger.
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- Skullcandy Launches Noise Reduction Earbuds at RS. 7999
- Zebronics launches TWS earphone “Zeb-Sound Bomb”
- HiFuture launches the longest battery true wireless earbuds in India
- Digisol Launches Smart Switch for Smart Cities
- Airtel announces Revised Tariffs for Mobile customers
- Portronics launches iLUMI, an LED lamp with inbuilt Bluetooth Speaker
- Toreto launches its Remix Series of “USB Wall Charger” with Built-in Bluetooth Speaker
- Launching FINGERS LivMusic Wireless Neckband - Live, Breathe and Absorb Music Non-Stop!
- Techno Launches New Smartphone at Rs.8499