Android is an open source operating system of cell phone which is now being expanded to cover tablets and laptops. It was developed by Google and has been adapted by a lot of cell phone manufacturers like Samsung, Sony, Xolo, and LG as OS for their smart phones. The operating system has a lot of applications in it that can be downloaded from the Play Store. Regular updates of the operating system are launched in the market, the latest one being Android KitKat.
Most Android phones in the market operate on Android Ice Cream Sandwich or Jelly Bean. The Jelly Bean itself has 2-3 versions making the rounds of the market. Cell phones that use the Android Jelly Bean are quite costly, if they have been especially made by manufacturers such as Samsung and Sony Xperia. But now, you can get your hands on latest Android mobile phones under Rs 10,000 that operate on Jelly Bean.
Lava Iris 506Q - This cell phone has been getting a lot of attraction because of the features that it offers. It has rear camera of 5MP and a front one of 0.3 MP. The phone has 3G calling facilities installed in it along with Wi-Fi, Radio and Bluetooth.
The internal memory RAM provided on Lava Iris 506Q is 512MB and the processor built in is 1.2 Quad Core GHz. The internal memory for storage can be expanded up to 32 GB using microSD cards. The cost of the phone is around Rs 10,000.
|Lava Iris 506Q|
Xolo A500S - This brand is fast gaining popularity in the Indian market for the features that it is offering. This particular phone that comes with Android Jellybean 4.2 has a rear camera of 5MP and a VGA front camera.
The internal memory provided as RAM is 512MB while the processor is 1.2 GHZ Quad Core with Mali 400 MP GPU. The memory provided for storage is 4GB which can be further expanded to 32GB using microSD cards.
The battery of the phone is 1400mAh which allows a talk time of 12 hours on 2G mode and 8 hours on 3G mode. The Xolo security app can be downloaded to protect the phone from Data theft. The phone comes in colours such as white, red, blue and black.
These features are being offered by Xolo at only Rs 6,999.
Intex Aqua Wonder QuadCore - Intex is a major brand in India and this one is their creation. The phone features a 4.5” wide screen with a qHD display of 960X540 pixels. The rear camera provided is 8MP while the front camera is 2MP. Android Jellybean version 4.2 has been provided on the phone.
The inbuilt storage memory for the phone is 1.93 GB which can be expanded to 32 GB via microSD cards. The RAM provided for the phone is 512MB and a quad-core Mediatek processor has been provided for the phone.
Alongside these features, the phone has GPS and Wi-Fi support, Bluetooth and Radio on it. You can get this phone for only Rs 9,990.
You can now buy your Android cell phones from authorised dealers and private sellers listed on online classifieds such as Quikr, eBay, Snapdeal and others.