10 Most Searched Smartphones in India January 2018
UPDATE: 2018/2/8 Buying a smartphone is no cakewalk, especially when a sea of choices is available in the market each of them vying for your attention in every possible manner. To ease off your headache we at the Priceprice have zeroed in on the top 10 smartphones that attracted maximum hits last month from the Indian buyers. In case you are interested, go and pick your choice that also suits your pocket.
To lend you a helping hand in buying a smartphone, we at the Priceprice.com have selected top 10 popular smartphones for you. These smartphones are selected on the basis of eyeballs they have attracted on our portal last month. Our list includes a diverse set of handsets meant for all the price segments. The smartphones are listed with their lowest price so that you don't have to rummage through various e-commerce website to get the best deal. So, here we go.
1) OPPO F5
Top on the list is the selfie-centric OPPO F5. This mid-range oriented phone packs a 20MP selfie camera much to the delight of the selfie enthusiasts. On the back it is, however, manned by a 16MP camera. Powering the device is the MediaTek MT6763T SoC paired with 4GB/6GB RAM and 32GB/64GB internal storage. It features a 3,200mAh battery and a 6-inch full HD display topped with Gorilla Glass 5 protection. On the software side of things, it runs ColorOS 3.2 based on Android 7.1 Nougat.
- Lowest Price: INR. 18,499
2) Vivo Y55
Next on the list is the old horse Vivo Y55, which was launched back in 2016. Geared towards the low mid-range segment the smartphone flaunts a 5.2-inch HD display and is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 430 SoC paired with 2GB RAM and 16GB default storage with expandability support up to 128GB via microSD card. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is kept ticking with a 2,650mAh battery. For optics, it goes with an 8MP/5MP camera configuration from rear to front.
- Lowest Price: INR. 10.897
3) OPPO A37
The OPPO A37, a metal body smartphone with entry-level specs is another popular handset that has graced the third spot on our list. The handset packs a 5-inch HD display, a quad-core SoC, 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. It boots Android 5.1 Lollipop while a 2,650mAh battery keeps the fuel flowing into the device. On the imaging front, it sports an 8MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing camera for selfie and video chatting purposes.
- Lowest Price: INR. 8, 499
4) Xiaomi Redmi 4A
Currently the affordable Xiaomi Redmi 5A is creating all buzz in the Indian market, but its predecessor, the Xiaomi Redmi 5A remains just as famous. The Redmi 4A sports a 5-inch HD screen and is driven by a quad-core Snapdragon 435 SoC. Under the hood, there lies 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage with up to 256GB expandability support via microSD card. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is supported by a 3,120mAh battery. The Redmi 4A comes with a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP selfie camera, making it one of the best camera phones at a budget price.
- Lowest Price: INR. 6, 378
5) Xiaomi Mi 4i
Another old horse from 2015, the Xiaomi Mi 4i still remains in the good books of the buyers. The affordable handset comes with a 5-inch full HD display and an octa-core Snapdragon 615 SoC to pump power. Aiding the SoC is 2GB RAM along with 16GB internal storage. For the photography, it mounts a 13MP primary camera at the back and a 5MP secondary camera up front. The handset runs MIUI 6 based on Android Lollipop and is backed by a 3, 120mAh battery.
- Lowest Price: INR. 7,200
6) Apple iPhone 7
While currently the iPhone 8 series and the iPhone X are hogging all the limelight, the craze for the iPhone 7 hasn't subsided. The handset packs a 4.7-inch display and is driven by an A1- Fusion SoC backed by 3GB RAM and 32GB/128GB/256GB internal storage options. In terms of optics, the iPhone 7 sports a 12MP rear camera with six-element lens and f/1.8 aperture. A 1,960mAh battery keeps the phone ticking.
- Lowest Price: INR. 41, 850
7) Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X is still to go official in India, but it has already started attracting many eyeballs on our portal. A few of the e-retailers are in fact selling the device that flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD display and Snapdragon 625 SoC mated to 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB internal storage. At the back it has a 13MP camera while on the front it goes with a 5MP camera for selfie buffs. The handset houses a whopping 4,100mAh battery for fuel and runs Android based on MIUI8.
- Lowest Price: INR. 8,740
8) OPPO A57
Geared towards mid-tier customers the OPPO A57 is a celebrated selfie-centric smartphone that has been gripping the interest of the buyers for long. Powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 435 SoC the device is supported by 3GB RAM and 32GB default storage. The 5.2-inch device runs Android 6.0 and is juiced up by a 2,900mAh battery. The OPPO A57 mounts a 16MP front-facing camera along with a 13MP camera at the back.
- Lowest Price: INR. 12, 380
9) Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
The Redmi Note 4 has seen a stupendous success in India thanks to its efficient specs and affordability. It features a 5.5-inch full HD display and depends on a Snapdragon 625 SoC paired with 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB internal storage. Armed with 13MP sensor at the back and 5MP up front, it boasts of an impressive camera unit with all the image enhancement tricks throw into it. A hefty 4,100 battery ensures juice for the device while Android Marshmallow topped with MIUI8 handles the software side of things.
- Lowest Price: INR. 9,499
10) Xiaomi Mi A1
Based on Android One program, the Xiaomi Mi A1 is a hugely popular smartphone in India, especially for its much-acclaimed portrait mode photography. However, other specs are no less impressive. It features a 5.5-inch full HD display, Snapdragon 625 SoC, 4GB RAM and 64GB on-board storage. It currently runs Android 8.0 Oreo and remains lit by a 3,080mAh battery. On the front it has a 5MP camera sensor and on the back it tacks on a 12MP+12MP dual camera famous for its portrait mode.
- Lowest Price: INR. 13, 999
No doubt, our list features smartphones from Chinese vendors all the way, but that is the reality of the Indian market where the affordable better spec'd smartphones are ruling the roost. Above-mentioned details as well as the lowest price are all the authentic and verified. So, in case you are planning to buy one of the smartphones click on the highlighted links and select "Go to Shop" option with no more doubts or dithering.
DISCLAIMER: Availability of the given prices may change over time.
Top 10 Smartphones of January 2018 - India
- OPPO F5
- Vivo Y55
- OPPO A37
- Xiaomi Redmi 4A
- Xiaomi Mi 4i
- Apple iPhone 7
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X
- OPPO A57
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
- Xiaomi Mi A1