4G Mobiles in India: Are You Ready to Buy?

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With the evolution of 4G, people are getting an ideal platform to stay connected with friends, family and colleagues. They use Skype, WhatsApp and other social messengers is giving a better and faster way to stay in touch with minimal glitches. Back in the days of 2G, people had loads of issues while browsing on the internet. Web pages would load in minutes, and users had to waste serious amount of time for buying a book or even registering on a job portal. But not anymore. Now, we have LTE capabilities and by having a fully equipped smartphone, we can comfortably reap maximum benefits of high-speed data access. All we need is a perfect 4G phone supporting LTE bands deployed in our country.

So the question is, which phones exactly offer advanced 4G LTE capabilities with top-of-the-line performance. There are number of choices to consider, but in this article, we’ll give you the names of finest 4G phones that rolling in the Indian market at tempting price brackets. Have a look on the list to know more.

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime- Rs. 6,999

Among the best 4G phones, Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime tops the list. The latest member of Redmi family comes at a decent price tag of Rs. 6,999, and offers top-tier performance without any lags or issues. It features dual Micro-SIM card slots and offers 4G support on the SIMs, giving download and upload speeds up to 150Mbps and 50Mbps. On paper, Redmi 2 Prime features a 4.7-inch HD display powered Snapdragon 410 chipset, and offers 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM for smooth performance. After Mi4 and Note 4G, this handset created a lot of buzz in the Chinese and Indian smartphone market.

Meizu m2

Meizu m2- Rs. 6,999

Along with Redmi 2 Prime, another phone which has managed to catch our eyes is the new Meizu m2. We all know, Meizu is a newbie in the Indian market, but its latest 4G LTE handset, the m2 has offered something which no other smartphone manufacturer has been able to provide. At tempting price of Rs. 6,999, Meizu m2 offers 5-inch HD IPS display powered by MediaTek MT6735 chip paired 2GB of RAM. It features a nice camera setup and packs LTE support on both Nano SIM card slots.

Yu Yuphoria

Yu Yuphoria- Rs. 6,999

Another 4G mobile phone which packs a real punch with smooth and glitch free performance is the new Yu Yuphoria. This metal-clad handset offers LTE capabilities on both SIM cards slots, and features a 5-inch display Powered Snapdragon 410 chipset coupled with 2GB of RAM. Its stunning design language, prolific camera setup, and long-lasting battery is a real treat for those who prefer to stay connected, even on the move.

Yu Yunique

Yu Yunique- Rs. 4,999

If you’re shopping for a 4G phone with a very tight budget, Yu Yunique is the way to go. The new device from Yu Televentures comes at 5k, and offers LTE support with a great set of features. It features a 5-inch HD IPS display and powers up by the same Snapdragon 410 chipset that comes with the Yu Yuphoria. Its RAM capabilities have been reduced to 1GB, but the overall package is still quite good for delivering best user-experience. Instead of Cyanogen OS 12, it runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop straight out-of-the box.

Lenovo K3 Note

Lenovo K3 Note- Rs. 9,999

At a price around 10k, Lenovo K3 Note sits perfectly as an ideal 4G phone. The finest budget phone from the renowned tech-giant flaunts a 5.5-inch 1080p display, and powers up by an octa-core MediaTek MT6752 chipset clocking at a frequency 1.7GHz. It features a 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front-facing shooter, and offers 4G support on both SIM card slots for Indian LTE bands. The battery capabilities of K3 Note are also quite impressive at 3000mAh.

Moto G (Gen 3)

Moto G (Gen 3) – Rs. 12,999

Launched few months back, the latest member of Moto G family packs advanced 4G LTE capabilities with upgraded hardware and software elements. The device features a 5-inch HD IPS display, and is one of the only few phones which offer IPX7 certification and assured upgrade to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. This time around, the Moto G packs 2GB of RAM, improved camera capabilities, and a bigger 2,470mAh battery. It stands out completely, and offers an ideal ecosystem for smooth and glitch-free browsing. While using 4G, you can expect blazing download and upload speeds with snags at all.

Samsung Galaxy J7

Samsung Galaxy J7- Rs. 12,999

The Galaxy J7 is one of the finest selfie-focused 4G smartphones under 15k. The device brings an ideal set of specs and offers download and upload speeds up to 150Mbps and 50Mbps on 4G. It sports a 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED display and powers up by company’s own Exynos 7580 octa-core processor built-on 64-bit architecture. It pairs up with 1.5GB of RAM, and gives best user-experience with Android 5.1 Lollipop-based TouchWiz UI on the top.

Xiaomi Mi4i

Xiaomi Mi4i- Rs. 12,999

Last but not the least comes the Xiaomi Mi4i. The powerful mid-range handset from Xiaomi features a 5-inch full-HD display, and houses an octa-core Snapdragon 615 SoC coupled with 2GB of RAM. It supports Indian LTE bands, promises blazing download speeds, packs a rich ecosystem with Android 5.0.2-based MIUI 6. On whole, this device is really good, but the only downside that comes with it is the lack of external micro-SD card slot. You can play around with it, but cannot go over the 16GB or 32GB variant.

The evolution of 4G internet is still under development, as many telecom operators are still not offering 4G internet services in different parts of the country. But it’s just a matter of time as smartphone buyers are switching towards 4G in big numbers, and are showing great interest in availing benefits of high-speed data access. 4G is way to go and, if you’re still using a 2G or 3G enabled smartphones, then it’s time to take a head start with any of these powerful yet affordable 4G handsets.

Shaneel Karia

Founder at 3Deometry Innovations a 3D Printer Manufacturing firm. Loves Biking, collecting coins. A lil bit into sports and a Force India supporter in Formula One. Loves sharing uninfluenced reviews on products.