“Buy the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Nokia Lumia 1020, Xolo Play and more at great discounts”
If you're thinking of buying a smartphone this week, you're probably confused by the sheer number of products and their constantly fluctuating prices. We're coming to your rescue with the top deals on smartphones this week. On offer is an interesting mix of devices like the large-screen Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8, the entry-level Karbonn A6, and the highly popular Samsung Galaxy Note 3.
Riding on the large screen smartphone wave, Samsung’s Galaxy Mega 5.8 is a phablet with an affordable price tag.
The device has a 5.8-inch display bearing a qHD resolution (960 x 540 pixels). Under the hood, it gets a dual-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz coupled with 1.5GB RAM. For memory, it comes with 8GB of internal storage which can be expanded with the use of a microSD card up to 64GB. In the camera department, the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 has an 8MP primary shooter with LED flash and a 1.9MP secondary camera.
The XOLO Play is truly a gamer’s phone with an NVIDIA Tegra processor ticking at its heart.
The smartphone flaunts a 4.7-inch display with a HD resolution (1280 x 720 pixels), resulting in a pixel density of 334 ppi. It’s powered by the NVidia Tegra 3 chip comprising of a 1.5GHz quad-core processor and 12-core GeForce graphics processor. In the memory department, the handset gets 1GB RAM and 4GB ROM, with an option to extend it through a microSD card. The XOLO Play has an 8MP camera with LED flash at the back and a 2MP front-facing camera.
With its 41MP PureView camera, the Lumia 1020 is the perfect replacement for your point-and-shoot digicam.
The Nokia Lumia 1020 offers a 4.5-inch PureMotion HD+ ClearBlack display with a resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels, resulting in a pixel density of 332 ppi. It’s powered by a 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon dual-core processor along with an Adreno 225 GPU. In terms of memory, it has 2GB of RAM and 32GB of non-expandable storage. Shutterbugs will not be disappointed by its 41MP primary camera with a Carl Zeiss lens and optical image stabilisation, illuminated by Xenon and LED flash. It also offers a 1.2MP camera at front for video conferencing needs.
If you’re looking for an Android smartphone in the entry-level range, the Karbonn A6 is an excellent choice.
The device features a 4-inch display with a 800 x 480 pixels resolution. A 1GHz processor powers the smartphone with 512MB RAM. Though the device offers very limited storage with just 104MB built-in memory, it supports memory expansion up to 32GB via a microSD card. For photography, the Karbonn A6 offers a 5MP main camera with LED flash and a VGA camera in the front for video chatting needs.
In its third iteration, Samsung’s Note series continue the legacy of large screen devices coupled with powerful hardware and a stylus.
The device flaunts a 5.7-inch display with full HD resolution, equating to a high pixel density of 384 ppi. Under the hood lies an Exynos octa-core processor which is a combination of two quad-core processors clocked at 1.9GHz and 1.3GHz respectively. For memory, the device gets a generous 3GB RAM and 32GB of onboard storage, with an option to expand via a microSD card. The Galaxy Note 3 offers a 13MP primary camera with a BSI sensor and LED flash. For video calling and selfies, the phablet has a 2MP camera at the front.
If you have a HDFC debit / credit card, you can buy the Note 3 from Flipkart to bring the effective price down further to Rs 40,410.