Have been planning to buy a smartphone, but price has been a hitch? It may now be the time to revisit your wishlist. As some top-end smartphones have received price cuts in the last few months, making them attractive buys.
Here’s a list of 18 such smartphones …
Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Starting Rs 59,000 (price cut of Rs 8,300)
Apple slashed the prices of its previous-generation iPhones, just a day after the company announced its this year’s flagship smartphones iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the tenth anniversary iPhone, iPhone X. Apple iPhone 7 Plus is now available at Rs 59,000, post the price cut. The iPhone 7 Plus comes with a 5.7-inch Retina HD display and it comes with two 12MP rear camera modules with 2X optical zoom and a 7MP front facing camera. It is powered by quad-core Apple A10 Fusion processor and is available in three storage options – 32GB, 128GB and 256GB.
Apple iPhone 7: Starting at Rs 49,000 (price cut of Rs 7,200)
Apple iPhone 7 has received a price cut of Rs 8,200. The smartphone, which was earlier priced at Rs 76,200, and is now available at Rs 68,000. The device is powered by the company’s own A10 Fusion processor and sports a 4.7-inch Retina HD display. It features a 12MP rear camera and a 7MP FaceTime camera.
Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+: Rs 53,900, Rs 58,900 (price cut of Rs 6,000)
Samsung’s flagship smartphone Galaxy S8 and S8+ were launched in India in April this year. Both the smartphones recently received a price cut. The Samsung Galaxy S8 got a price cut of Rs 4,000 and is now selling at Rs 53,900. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy S8+ received a price cut of Rs 6,000 and is now available at Rs 58,900. Both the smartphones come with Infinity display from Samsung and are powered by an octa-core Exynos Series 9 processor. The devices sport dual-pixel camera with f/1.7 aperture and an 8MP front camera with camera with f/1.7 aperture.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4: Starting at Rs 9,999 (price cut of Rs 1,000)
Xiaomi’s best-selling smartphone Redmi Note 4 recently received a price cut of Rs 1,000 in India. The 3GB RAM version of the smartphone is now available at Rs 9,999 and the 4GB RAM variant is selling at Rs 11,999. The smartphone consists of a 5.5-inch full HD display and runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. It packs a 4,100 mAh battery, 13MP rear and 5MP front camera. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and comes with 32GB and 64GB internal storage.
LG G6: Rs 37,990 (price cut of Rs 14,000)
LG’s flagship smartphone G6 recently received another price cut. Launched at Rs 51,990, has received a price drop of Rs 14,000. The smartphone is now available at 37,990 and sports a 5.7-inch ‘FullVision’ display and runs Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. It sports a dual rear camera setup with two 13MP modules with LED flash. and a 5MP front shooter.
Samsung Galaxy A7: Rs 20,990 (price cut of Rs 10,000)
Like the Galaxy A5, the Samsung Galaxy A7 too has got a price cut. This one is also available at a discount of Rs 10,000. The smartphone is available at Rs 20,990 after the price cut. The device is water and dust resistant and is powered by an octa-core processor, 3GB RAM and 3,600 mAh battery. The device sports a 5.7-inch Full HD display and 16MP front and rear cameras. The device runs Android 7.0 Nougat operating system.
Sony Xperia XA1: Rs 17,990 (price cut of Rs 2,000)
Sony Xperia XA1 also got a price cut recently. The company launched the smartphone at Rs 19,990 and is now available at Rs 17,990 after a price cut of Rs 2,000. The smartphone comes with a 23MP rear camera, 8MP selfie camera and runs Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box. The device has a 5-inch HD display and is powered by a MediaTek Helio P20 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage. It houses a battery of 2,300 mAh capacity.
Moto G5 Plus: Rs 14,999 (price cut of Rs 2,000)
Launched earlier this year, the Moto G5 Plus also got a price cut in India. The smartphone is available at Rs 14,999 after the price cut of Rs 2,000. The device runs Android 7.1 Nougat operating system and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. It packs a 5.2-inch full HD display and comes with Google Assistant. The smartphone has a 12MP rear camera and a 5MP front shooter and is backed by a 3,000 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime: Rs 12,990 (price cut of Rs 1,800)
Another J series smartphone from Samsung also received a price drop recently. Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is selling at Rs 12,990 after the price cut of Rs 1,800. Running Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the smartphone sports a 5-inch HD display and 2,400 mAh battery. Powered by a quad-core processor, the device comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage which can be expanded further.