The holiday season is finally here, and if you are thinking to gift a mobile to your loved ones on the occasion of Christmas and New Year 2016, then worry not we are here to help. To save you from the hassle of searching for the perfect smartphone we have compiled our own list of smartphones that you could present to your loved ones without any doubt. Browse through our list and select the phone according to your choice and budget.
If the person you are thinking of presenting the smartphone is brand savvy and ardently follows Apple brand, then this gift would mean the world for them. Although, you need to shed a lot of money to purchase this technological wonder, but it’s bound to make a lasting impression on the receiver. The Apple iPhone 6S was launched this year in September and featured having revolutionary features, like Live photos, accurate fingerprint scanner and 3D touch technology, which is step-up in smartphone innovation. The phone looks exactly similar to iPhone 6 with the only difference in the significant technology upgrades. The 4.7 inches LED-backlit IPS LCD touchscreen produces an immensely beautiful display while backed with a tri-core 1500 MHz processor the phone works seamlessly. The entire body is made with industrial grade aluminum that makes it very strong and lightweight while the 1810 mAh Li-PO battery provided in the phone works for the long duration of time. The 12-megapixel iSight camera offers a range of features like phase detection, digital zoom, self- timer, digital image stabilization while the 5 MP front camera can be used for various functions, like Facetime and video recording. 4K and 1080p video recording are also done using the camera, which again is very impressive. The price of Apple iPhone 6S in India starts from Rs. 41899 and varies among different vendors.
The Nexus 5X serves as one of the best phones to present to your loved ones, as its prices have been slashed considerably by the Google. The Nexus 5X was launched in October 2015 and was co-designed by LG Mobiles and Google. The phones utilitarian design was well accepted by the critics. The special part about this Nexus is that it comes with a fingerprint scanner and the latest version of Android i.e. version 6 (Marshmallow). The Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 chipset provided in the phone is clocked to a Quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53 & dual-core 1.82 GHz Cortex-A57 that provides a very powerful experience. The 12.3 MP rear camera with flashlight takes amazing snaps while the front shooter of 5 MP takes amazing selfies. The non-removable Li-Po 2700 mAh battery works averagely but does not support wireless charging. One should buy Nexus 5X who is more interested in superb hardware and amazing software. With improved camera and process slashed, this phone will not disappoint the receiver. If you are looking for a decent phone with latest features and advanced hardware, then this smartphone is the perfect one to gift your loved ones.
The Xiaomi Mi4 serves as a perfect gift for anyone as it comes having a flagship like features that too at an affordable price point. The Xiaomi Mi4 was launched last year in August and featured as one of the most expensive Xiaomi smartphones on the Indian market. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 chipset clocked to a 2.5 GHz Krait 400 Quad-core processor and a 3GB RAM. The processor proves efficient enough in providing a smooth performance. The 5.0 inches LCD capacitive touchscreen provided in the phone produces beautiful display. The phone runs on Android OS, version 4.4.3(KitKat) with the help of MIUI 5.0 skin. The phone comes in two models having 16/64 GB internal memory while the memory cannot be expanded by its users. The Non-removable 3080 mAh Li-Po battery works for a complete day. The Xiaomi Mi4 price in India starts from Rs. 14999 and varies from retailer to retailer. The 13 MP rear camera provided in the phone is assisted by an LED flashlight while the front shooter is provided with 8MP. You can present this phone to anyone without any doubt, as this set will provide maximum satisfaction to the receiver.
Coolpad Note 3
If you are searching for a phone that comes with flagship like features that too under Rs.10000 price range, then Coolpad Note 3 is the one that will fulfill all your requirements. The Coolpad Note 3 was launched this year in October with its much-touted features like the unique fingerprint sensor and huge 3GB of RAM. The phone not only looks beautiful but also is powered by a Mediatek MT6753 chipset clocked to a 1.3 GHz Cortex A53 Octa-core processor and a 3GB of RAM. Even though the 1.3GHz processor provided in the phone seems a little less, but it works great in providing a lag-free performance. The 5.5 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen provided in the phone produces beautiful and vibrant colors. The phone runs on Android OS, version 5.1 (Lollipop) with the help of Coolpad’s Cool UI. The 16GB internal memory provided in the phone can be expanded up to 64GB using the MicroSD card slot provided in the phone. The 3000mAh Non-Removable Li-Ion battery provided in the phone works for a whole day even with heavy usage. The price in India for this smartphone starts from Rs. 9000 and varies from retailer to retailer. The 13MP primary camera provides image resolution of 4128 x 3096 pixels and assisted by an LED flashlight while the secondary camera of 5MP is provided that takes decent selfies. You can purchase this smartphone without any doubt if you wish to present a smartphone having advanced features and budget price point.
Intex Aqua Glam
If you want to present a beautiful looking phone to your special someone, then you can dazzle her day by presenting this exquisitely looking phone to her. Intex launched the Aqua Glam smartphone under the callings as its “maiden offering for females”, the Aqua Glam sports an 8-megapixel selfie camera, while comes studded with Swarovski crystals on the side panel. The phone is available in Pink and Champagne color variant. To top the complete feminine experience, the phone comes preloaded with some special women-specific apps. The phone is powered by MediaTek MT6580 chipset clocked to 1.3GHz quad-core processor that works perfectly. The 8MP primary camera features, modes such as face beauty mode, gesture capture, live photo mode, and smile shot, etc. Having 8GB of internal memory the phone can be expanded up to 32GB using the MicroSD card slot. Preloaded apps include Preksha Meditation, Sanjeev Kapoor’s Recipes, MakeUp App, and Sashakt women’s safety apps etc. You won’t find a better phone than this at Rs.6000 price range, to present it to your loved ones.