10,000 rupees is enough budget to purchase a first 4G LTE smartphone in the Indian markets. In this current era of advanced productivity, one can’t just stick to slower 3G. 4G LTE handsets are not very expensive, and the top 15 mentioned here support the Indian LTE bands very well.
1. Samsung Galaxy On5
Samsung Galaxy On5 runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop, and it supports the Indian 4G LTE bands. The display is 5 inches at 720×1280 pixels, and the cameras on this device are 8 MP rear and 5 MP front. Price – Rs. 8,990.
2. Lenovo K3 Note
Lenovo K3 Note offers two SIM card slots and it runs Android 5.0 Lollipop. 4G LTE is offered on both, hence one can always keep connected. The processing power on this handset comes from 1.7 GHz Octa core MediaTek CPU and 2 GB RAM. Price – Rs. 9,999.
3. Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime
Cameras on this smartphone are – 13 MP rear and 5 MP front. It supports dual SIM, and other connectivity options are – 4G LTE connectivity, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS etc. Price – Rs. 8,499.
4. Coolpad Note 3
Coolpad Note 3 has 5.5 inch dual display, and dual SIM support with 4G LTE. Rear camera shoots photos in 13 megapixels while the front camera shoots in 5 megapixels. The CPU is 1.3 GHz and GPU is Mali – T720. Price – Rs. 8,999.
5. Asus ZenFone 2 ZE500KL
Snapdragon 410 CPU and 2 GB RAM is the core hardware configuration on Asus Zenfone 2 ZE500KL variant. It has 5 inch 720×1280 pixels display and 13 MP rear and 5 MP front cameras. It has 4G LTE connectivity. Price – Rs. 9,999.
6. Intex Aqua Trend
4G LTE is offered in Intex Aqua trend as a standard feature. Intex Aqua Trend’s display is 5 inches. This handset comes in two colors – grey and black. 3000 mAh provides adequate juice for a long time of backup. CPU on this device is MediaTek MT6735 Quad Core 1.3 GHz processor and the RAM is 2 GB with 16 GB ROM. Price – Rs. 8,873.
7. Huawei Honor 4x
Huawei Honor 4x offers 4G LTE connectivity in some variants. Hardware configuration on this smartphone is – Snapdragon 410 CPU, 2 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM and external memory card slot for memory expansion. The cameras are 13 MP rear and 5 MP front. Price – Rs. 9,899.