Best Budget Smartphones 2015 pricing below $200

Smartphones are being launched by many smartphone manufacturing companies. Meanwhile the craze of owning a stylish and awesome featured smartphone is been increasing  among the people day-by-day. People are looking for best smartphones that comes with well-established features.  Truly, the competition among Smartphones has reached peaks after the entry of Android devices into the marketplace. Obviously, it is not an easy task to find a capable smartphone possessing splendid features within the budget. Most of the high-end smartphones range between $600 to $900 whereas the low-end handsets offers at an affordable cost. Fortunately, some of the smartphone manufacturers have made paces in the budget-friendly market so as to help the users to purchase a good smartphone. Here, we are providing you the best budget smartphones launched in the year 2015 pricing below $200. You can find all the features and specifications regarding each mobile in detail. Now, without consuming much of your time, let’s take a look at the best smartphones that are available below $200.

1. Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen)

Moto G (2nd Gen.) is an awesome smartphone that comes with very impressive specifications, a high-end build and an incredible software experience. Motorola offers this Moto G (2nd Gen.) with Android Platform and the advanced software enhancements have placed this smartphone on top. Moto G (2nd Gen.) comes with a 5-inch HD screen and an incredibly fast Quad-Core processor. The Moto G 2nd generation incorporates Android’s 4.4 KitKat operating system along with an additional feature of proximity sensor. The users will get a great software experience and no doubt it is a pretty good smartphone with simple and functional software for the users who opt for low-budget smartphones. Moto G (2nd Gen.) is exclusively available at a price of Rs. 10,999.
Motorola Moto g (2nd Gen)

Specifications of Moto G (2nd Generation)

GENERAL FEATURES
Brand Motorola
Handset Color White
Form Bar
SIM Size Micro SIM
Call Features Loudspeaker
Model Name Moto G (2nd Generation)
Touch Screen Yes
SIM Type Dual Sim, GSM + GSM
Model ID XT1068
In the Box User Manual, Headset, Battery Door, Handset with Inbuilt Battery, Charger
MULTIMEDIA
Video Player Yes, Supports MPEG4, H.263, H.264, HD
FM Yes
Music Player Yes, Supports WAV, MP3, eAAC+, AMR-NB, MIDI, AAC+, AMR-WB, AAC
CAMERA
Video Recording Yes, 720 x 1280, 30 fps
Flash LED
Other Camera Features Auto Focus, Slow Motion Video, Burst Mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Tap to Focus
Zoom Digital Zoom – 4x
HD Recording HD
Rear Camera Yes, 8 MP
Front Facing Camera Yes, 2 MP
INTERNET & CONNECTIVITY
Audio Jack 3.5 mm
Preinstalled Browser Android
Bluetooth Yes, v4, Supported Profiles (HSP, A2DP, AVRCP, HID, FTP, OPP, HFP, LE, EDR, SPP, PBAP, BIP)
Navigation Technology A-GPS, aGPS, Standalone GPS, sGPS, GLONASS, with Google Maps
Wifi Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
Internet Features Email
EDGE Yes, Class 12
GPRS Yes
Tethering Wi-fi Hotspot
USB Connectivity Yes, micro USB, v2
3G Yes, 21.1 Mbps HSDPA; 5.76 Mbps HSUPA
OTHER FEATURES
Sensors eCompass, Magnetometer, Proximity Sensor, Hall Effect Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor
Phone Book Memory Yes
SMS Memory Yes
Call Memory Yes
SAR Value At the Head 1.52 W/Kg, At the Body 0.894 W/Kg
Important Apps Gmail, Hangouts
Additional Features MMS Enabled, Alerts (Silent, Polyphonic Ring, Vibrate, Notification LED), POP Email
WARRANTY
Warranty Summary 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and for in the box accessories
DIMENSIONS
Weight 149 g
Size 70.7×141.5×10.99 mm
DISPLAY
Resolution HD, 720 x 1280 Pixels
Other Display Features Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Type IPS LCD
Size 12.7 cm
BATTERY
Type 2070 mAh
MEMORY AND STORAGE
Expandable Memory microSD, upto 32 GB
Memory 1 GB RAM
Internal 16 GB
PLATFORM
Operating Freq GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS – 2100
Graphics Adreno 305, 450 MHz Single Core
OS Android v4.4.4 (KitKat), Upgradable to v5.0 (Lollipop)(OTA Upgrade)
Processor 1.2 GHz + Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, Quad Core

2. Xiaomi Mi 4i

Xiaomi, the Chinese Manufacturing company has launched Xiaomi Mi 4i in the month of May. Since the launch of Xiaomi Mi 4i, the smartphone has got awesome response from the people because of its stylish look, high screen resolution of 1080p, Sharp display and 13MP high pixel camera that can capture candid moments.  Xiaomi Mi 4i comes with Unibody Design along with Ultra-compact Frame. Xiaomi Mi 4i has achieved flagship status in the market and it is available at an affordable price of Rs. 12,999. It comes in two variant colors such as white and black which is exclusively available on Flipkart.
Xiaomi Mi 4i -best budget smartphone

Specifications of Mi 4i

GENERAL FEATURES
Brand Mi
Handset Color White
Form Bar
SIM Size Micro SIM
Call Features Loudspeaker
Model Name Mi 4i
Touch Screen Yes
SIM Type LTE + LTE, (Dual Standby)
Model ID MZB4343IN / MZB4299IN
In the Box Handset, Charger, USB Cable, User Guide
CAMERA
Video Recording Yes, 1920 x 1080
Other Camera Features Integrated Flash Support, Supports Beautify, Refocus, f/2.0, Sony/Samsung IMX214 Camera, 5-element Lens, Stacked CMOS Sensor, Full HD (Rear Camera)
HD Recording HD, Full HD
Rear Camera Yes, 13 MP
Front Facing Camera Yes, 5 MP
MULTIMEDIA
Video Player Yes, Full HD
Music Player Yes, Supports MP3
FM Yes
INTERNET & CONNECTIVITY
Audio Jack 3.5 mm
Preinstalled Browser MIUI Browser, Chrome Browser, Android
Bluetooth Yes, v4.1, Supported Profiles (LE)
4G Yes
Navigation Technology A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, with Google Maps
Internet Features Email
Wifi Yes, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
USB Connectivity Yes, OTG Compatible
Tethering USB
3G Yes
OTHER FEATURES
Sensors Gyroscope, Light Sensor, Accelerometer, eCompass, Proximity Sensor
Phone Book Memory Yes
Call Memory Yes
SMS Memory Yes
SAR Value 1.290 W/Kg
Additional Features WLAN Support, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Tethering, Voice Calling
WARRANTY
Warranty Summary 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and 6 months warranty for in the box accessories
DISPLAY
Resolution Full HD, 1920 x 1080 Pixels
Other Display Features JDI Display, All New Sunlight Display, 441 PPI
Size 12.7 cm
DIMENSIONS
Weight 130 g
Size 69.6×138.1×7.8 mm
BATTERY
Type Li-ion Polymer, 3120 mAh
MEMORY AND STORAGE
Memory 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM
Internal 16 GB
User Memory 12.77 GB
PLATFORM
Operating Freq GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900; WCDMA – 2100; 4G: LTE (FDD) – Band 3 (1800), LTE (TD) – Band 40 (2300)
User Interface MIUI 6
OS Android v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Graphics Adreno 405
Processor 1.7 GHz + 2nd-gen Snapdragon 615 64-bit octa-core

3. Samsung Grand Prime

Samsung is one of the leading brands that manufactures smartphones and other electronics with splendid features and advanced technological enhancements. Samsung Grand Prime is an amazing budget-friendly smartphone that comes with Feature-rich cameras and an attractive build. The handset comes with 8 MP Primary Camera along with a convenient display of 12.7cm Touchscreen. Samsung Grand Prime is the apt name as it has stylish and grand appearance. Not only in terms of appearance, Samsung Grand Prime comes with striking specifications that comes with user-friendly Android Operating system version 4.4 and an expandable storage capacity of 64 GB. Samsung Grand Prime is available at a reasonable price of Rs. 10,899.
Samsung Grand Prime - best budget smartphone

Specifications of Samsung Grand Prime

GENERAL FEATURES
Brand Samsung
Handset Color White
Form Bar
Call Features Loudspeaker
Model Name Grand Prime
Touch Screen Yes
SIM Type Dual Sim, GSM + GSM
Model ID SM-G530HZWDINS/INU
MULTIMEDIA
Video Player Yes
Music Player Yes, Supports MP3
CAMERA
Other Camera Features Auto Focus
Rear Camera Yes, 8 MP
Front Facing Camera Yes, 5 MP
INTERNET & CONNECTIVITY
Preinstalled Browser Android
Wifi Yes
Internet Features Email
OTHER FEATURES
Phone Book Memory Yes
SMS Memory Yes
Call Memory Yes
Additional Features 14 Regional Languages, Touch Wiz U/X
WARRANTY
Warranty Summary 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and 6 months warranty for in the box accessories
DIMENSIONS
Size 8.6 mm
DISPLAY
Resolution Others, 960 x 540 Pixels
Type TFT
Size 12.7 cm
BATTERY
Type 2600 mAh
MEMORY AND STORAGE
Expandable Memory microSD, upto 64 GB
Memory 1 GB RAM, 8 GB ROM
Internal 8 GB
PLATFORM
Operating Freq GSM – 900, 1800
OS Android v4.4 (KitKat)
Processor 1.2 GHz, Quad Core

4. Honor 4x

Huawei which is a Chinese Multinational Networking company has manufactured Honor 4x with awesome features that comes within the budget of the user. Honor 4x equips with a Samsung/OV 5MP front camera that can capture candid moments with its 22mm wide angle lens. It provides high performance as it supports 3G networks for high-speed connectivity on-the-go and can connect to Bluetooth-enabled devices for peer-to-peer transfer. It offers good smartphone experience with its user interface. Honor 4X is equipped with a 64-bit QuadCore CPU and a Qualcomm MSM 8916 processor which results in quicker responses, faster gameplay and quicker and stable connectivity to 4G networks. it is exclusively available at a price of Rs. 9,999.
Honor 4x - best budget smartphone

Specifications of Honor 4X

GENERAL FEATURES
Brand Honor
Handset Color White
Form Bar
SIM Size Micro SIM
Call Features Loudspeaker
Model Name 4X
Touch Screen Yes
SIM Type Dual Sim, LTE + LTE
Model ID che1-L04
In the Box Handset, Warranty Card, Data Cable, User Manual, Charger
CAMERA
Video Recording Yes, 1920 x 1080
Flash LED
Other Camera Features Flash Support, Sony BSI Sensor, CMOS, Aperture F2.0, 27 mm Wide-angle Lens, HDR, Refocus Mode, Ultra-fast Snapshot, Audio Photo, Auto Focus
HD Recording HD, Full HD
Rear Camera Yes, 13 MP
Front Facing Camera Yes, 5 MP
MULTIMEDIA
Video Player Yes, Supports H.263, MPEG4, H.264, MP4, 3GP, Full HD
Sound Enhancement Dual Microphone Noise Reduction
Music Player Yes, Supports MP3, AMR-N, AMR-NB, PCM, EFR, HR, AAC+, eAAC+, FR, AAC, MIDI
FM Yes
INTERNET & CONNECTIVITY
Audio Jack 3.5 mm
Preinstalled Browser Android
Bluetooth Yes, v4
4G Yes
Navigation Technology A-GPS, GLONASS, with Google Maps
Internet Features Email
Wifi Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
GPRS Yes, Class 12
EDGE Yes, Class 12
USB Connectivity Yes, micro USB, v2
Tethering USB, Wi-fi Hotspot
3G Yes
OTHER FEATURES
Sensors Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor, G-Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Digital Compass, Accelerometer
Phone Book Memory Yes
Call Memory Yes
SMS Memory Yes
SAR Value 1.130W/kg
Important Apps Google Mail, Google Search & Search by Voice, Hangouts, Google Maps, Google Calendar, YouTube, Play Store, Backup, Phone Manager, File Manager, Weather, Hi Space, Huawei Music
Additional Features Wi-Fi Direct, Quick Shooting, Panoramic Shooting, BQB, Wi-Fi, RoHS Certification, Status Indicator, MMS Enabled, HOTA Online Update
DISPLAY
Resolution HD, 1280 x 720 Pixels
Other Display Features Full Fit (Non-air-gap), IPS Display (Hyper-viewing Angle), Multiple-touch Sensitive Screen
Size 13.97 cm
Color 16 M
DIMENSIONS
Weight 170 g
Size 77.3×151.9×8.7 mm
WARRANTY
Warranty Summary 15 months manufacturer warranty for phone and 6 months for Battery and 3 months for Data cable/Charger
BATTERY
Standby Time 260 hrs (2G)
Type 3000 mAh
MEMORY AND STORAGE
Expandable Memory microSD, upto 32 GB
Memory 2 GB RAM, 8 GB ROM
Internal 8
User Memory 3.7 GB
PLATFORM
Operating Freq GSM – 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS 900, 2100, LTE (FDD) Band 3(1800), LTE (TDD) Band 40(2300)
User Interface EMUI 3.0
OS Android v4.4 (KitKat)
Processor 1.2 GHz + Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916, Quad Core

5. Micromax Canvas

Micromax Canvas 4 Plus is a sturdily built good looking smartphone that offers fast performance along with a slim and stylish appearance. Micromax Canvas is available at a price of Rs.11,700. Micromax canvas is equipped with 1.7 GHz MT6592 Tru Octa Core Processor. It has a built-in camera that has 5 MP Secondary Camera and 13 MP Primary Camera. Micromax Canvas provides an expandable storage capacity of 32GB. People who wish to purchase a low budget phone along with splendid features can opt for Micromax Canvas 4 Plus.
Micromax canvas 4 plus-best budget smartphone

Specifications of Micromax Canvas 4 Plus

GENERAL FEATURES
Brand Micromax
Handset Color Black
Form Bar
Call Features Loudspeaker
Model Name Canvas 4 Plus A315
Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive
SIM Type Dual Sim, GSM + WCDMA
Model ID A315
MULTIMEDIA
Video Player Yes, Supports 3GPP2, 3GPP, 3GP, MP4, Full HD
FM Yes
Music Player Yes, Supports MP3, WMA, M4A, AMR, WAV, OGG, AAC, MID
CAMERA
Video Recording Yes, 1920 x 1080
Flash LED
Other Camera Features Auto Focus, Flash Support, Live Photo Mode, Panorama Mode, HDR Mode, QR Code Scanner, Object Tracking, Collage Making, Re-Focus, Camera Widget ( Photo, Video, Selfie, Frontback, Stable)
HD Recording HD, Full HD
Rear Camera Yes, 13 MP
Front Facing Camera Yes, 5 MP
INTERNET & CONNECTIVITY
Audio Jack 3.5 mm
Preinstalled Browser Android, Opera Mini
Bluetooth Yes, v3
Navigation Technology with Google Maps
Wifi Yes
Internet Features Email
USB Connectivity Yes
3G Yes
OTHER FEATURES
Sensors Proximity Sensor, Magnetic Sensor, G-Sensor, Light Sensor, Hall Sensor
Phone Book Memory Yes
SMS Memory Yes
Call Memory Yes
Important Apps Quick Look, Smart Gestures, M! Live, M! Games, Swiftkey, Hike, Get It, Bookmyshow, Clean Master, Games Club, Jelly Jumper, Smash It, Where is My Perry, Zapr, True Caller, M! Insurance, M! Security, Cube 26, Smart Alerts
Additional Features Launch Voice Searches from the Home Screen by Saying Okay Google, Full-screen Immersion Mode
WARRANTY
Warranty Summary 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and 6 months warranty for in the box accessories
DIMENSIONS
Size 7 mm
DISPLAY
Resolution HD, 1280 x 720 Pixels
Other Display Features Mura Free Touch, 180 Degree Wide Viewing Angle, Super High Contrast
Type AMOLED
Color 16.7 M
Size 12.7 cm
BATTERY
Talk Time 7 hrs (2G)
Standby Time 205 hrs (2G)
Type 2000 mAh
MEMORY AND STORAGE
Expandable Memory microSD, upto 32 GB
Memory 1 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM
Internal 12.78 GB
User Memory 12.78 GB
PLATFORM
Operating Freq GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900; WCDMA – 2100
OS Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Processor 1.7 GHz + MT6592

Choose the best smartphone that suits your requirements and price from the above listed best smartphones of the year 2015.