Smartphones with quad-core processors are a new norm which can be seen in many mid to high-end devices. However there are some of the mid-range Smartphones that offer fairly superior performances and features that sometimes matches with flagship devices. Read on to know 6 of them as compiled by Gizbot.
Samsung Galaxy Grand 2: The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is an influential addition to the Galaxy series and is one of the best devices with dual SIM capabilities. With its Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 processor and an Adreno 305 GPU, supported by 1GB of RAM, the device enables the users to enjoy high-end games and apps. It comes with 5.25-inch TFT High Definition display with 1280x720 pixel resolution.Grand 2 is released with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean operating system and it includes 8MP rear camera with LED flash and a 1.9 MP front facing camera. Touch Focus, Geo-tagging, Autofocus, and Face Detection are some of the camera features supported by the device. It comes with 8GB internal memory that is further expandable up to 64 GB by means of MicroSD card. Grand 2 supports connectivity features such as 2G, 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi, A-GPS, and GLONASS with Google Maps. The battery featured on this device is 2600 mAh Li-Ion, which can last up to 17 hours. The Smartphone comes with the price tag of 20, 999 and is a perfect choice for the users who seek powerful device with dual SIM capabilities.
Motorola Moto X: Moto X is a new flag ship phone from Motorola Mobility. It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 1.7GHz Dual-Core Krait CPU and a Quad-Core Adreno 320 GPU. With the support of 2GB RAM, Moto X offers a fast performance and an excellent gaming experience. The device runs on the most advanced operating system KitKat 4.4.2 and it boasts a 4.7 inch AMOLED display with 720x1280 pixels resolution. The display is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass and it also possesses a water-repellent coating. The device comes with either 16GB or 32GB of non-expandable memory versions, however an additional 50 GB of storage on Google Drive is made available to the users.
The rear camera with 10 MP can capture full HD videos. It includes features such as Panorama, Auto HDR technology and burst options. The camera can be launched with Quick Capture by twisting your wrist two times, thus it saves time and capture fleeting shots within a moment. Moto X comes with voice control support that responds to verbal commands preceded by ‘OK Google Now’. It offers a virtual voice assistant to carry out actions without touching the device. The handset can be trained to recognize the user’s voice with Crystal Talk, which ensures that it can detect the voice even in the midst of noisy surroundings. The device supports Wi-Fi, 3G, GPS, GPRS, and EDGE as connectivity features. A 2200 mAh battery of this device offers a 24 hours of uninterrupted talk time. Motorola Moto X is available with the price tag of 23, 999.
HTC Desire 700 Dual SIM: This is a stylish and elegant dual SIM device from HTC in the Desire series. The phone offers a 5 inch qHD display with capacitive touchscreen of 540x940 pixels resolution. It operates on Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS accompanied by HTC Sense UI and is powered by 1.2GHz Quad Core Qualcomm MSM8225Q Snapdragon 200 processor, coupled with 1GB of RAM. The device is loaded with 8MP rear camera with auto focus and LED flash and a 2.1 MP front camera with BSI sensor. Geo-tagging, image recording, simultaneous HD video and touch to focus are the camera features supported by the device. It comes with 8GB internal storage which can be extended up to 64GB by means of a MicroSD card. On the connectivity perspective, it includes features such as 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and USB port. The device is packed with a 2100mAh Li-ion battery for 11 hours of talk time and 582 hours of standby time. HTC Desire 700 Dual SIM is made available for 21, 699.
Sony Xperia T2 Ultra Dual: Xperia T2 Ultra Dual SIM Smartphone is a new device from Sony. The Japanese tech major labels it as a next evolution big-screen Smartphone owing to its 6-inch HD Triluminos screen with Mobile Bravia Engine 2, which offers a resolution of 720x1280 pixels. The handset runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean operating system. Powered by a quad-core 1.4GHz Snapdragon 400 (MSM8928) processor, coupled with1GB of RAM. The device comes with 8GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 32GB using a MicroSD card. The phablet is mounted with 13 MP rear camera with Exmor RS sensor and a 1.1 MP front camera with an Exmor R sensor. The device features a 3000mAh battery with battery STAMINA Mode. Xperia T2 Ultra offers best of Sony’s imaging and display technologies along with innovative design, in order to develop an astonishing Android device at mid-range price. Xperia T2 Ultra Dual SIM comes with the price range of 23,899.
Lenovo Vibe X: Lenovo launched the Smartphone Vibe X with the best of specifications to offer unequaled performances. The 5-inch (1920 x 1080) Display with 20 / 20 vision of this device has been protected with Gorilla Glass 3. The device is based on Android’s Jelly Bean operating system, and is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core processor for enabling multitasking with ease. The handset holds a 2 GB of Ram that enhances the device’s speed while you perform multiple tasks or play heavy games. Built with 13 MP BSI sensor rear camera, it offers high quality dim light pictures. The 5 MP front camera with an 84 degrees wide angle lens enables video calls and self portraits. Its 16 GB of storage space enables you to hold all your favorite songs and games. The GSM device supports connectivity features such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G, GPS and USB port. The 2000 mAh Li-polymer battery promises a longer life of battery. Lenovo Vibe X is made available with the price tag of 21, 399.
Gionee Elife E6: Chinese phone maker Gionee has introduced its new flagship Smartphone Elife E6 with premium features. The handset features a 5-inch full-HD IPS display with One Glass Solution (OGS) technology and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Elife E6 boasts a polycarbonate unibody design that offers a premium look. Based on Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean operating system, the device runs a custom 'Amigo' UI. Powered by a 1.5GHz unmentioned Quad-core chip, it includes 2GB of RAM and a massive 32GB of internal storage. This handset comes pre-bundled with numerous apps, but most of them are popular apps such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, WeChat, and Kingsoft Office. Another pre-bundled app of this device is the default web browser, UC Browser. The 13 MP rear camera comes with Sony Exmor R sensor and auto-focus that can take great outdoor images. It can also shoot HD videos with Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) to counter the smudges caused by the handshakes during the video shoot. The 5 MP front camera works well with video calls and self portraits. The 2,000mAh battery of this device offers a full day of talk time. Elife E6 is available for 21,200.