10 cheapest smartphones with 4G VoLTE
Text: Heena Gupta, TOI Tech
Reliance Jio has made VoLTE services hotter, with the company offering services at one of the cheapest prices globally. And if you think it’s only high-end smartphones that support VoLTE, you got it wrong.
There’s a wide range of budget smartphones available supporting VoLTE 4G services. Here are 10 cheapest Android smartphones offering 4G VoLTE support.
Reliance Lyf Flame 3
Reliance Lyf Flame 3 is one of the cheapest smartphones to offer 4G VoLTE support. Priced at Rs 2,999, the smartphone has a 4-inch display and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor.
It runs Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and comes with 512MB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage (expandable up to 32GB). The handset is backed by a 1700 mAh battery, 5MP rear camera and 2MP front camera.
Reliance Lyf Wind 6
Reliance Lyf Wind 6 is the another budget smartphone from the company with 4G VoLTE support. The device offers HD-quality voice and video calls along with multi-party voice and video conferencing and Wi-Fi calling.
It sports a 5-inch screen and is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. It offers 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM (expandable up to 32GB) and runs Android 5.1 Lollipop. The device houses a 2,250 mAh battery and 5MP rear and front camera and is priced at Rs 4,999.
Intex Cloud String V 2.0
Intex Cloud String V 2.0 is the other pocket-friendly 4G VoLTE smartphone. The handset sports a price tag of Rs 6,499 and comes with a built-in SOS feature that enables users to send SOS messages to pre-configured recipients in case of an emergency.
It runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and has a 5-inch display. Powering the device is a 1.3GHz quad-core Cortex A7 processor paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage. It packs an 8MP secondary camera, 5MP front camera and 2,200mAh battery.
Swipe Elite 2
Swipe Elite 2 is another affordable smartphone to come with 4G VoLTE support. The smartphone is priced at Rs 4,666 and is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor and 1GB RAM.
It offers 8GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB by installing a microSD card. The smartphone runs Android 5.0 Lollipop and features an 8MP rear camera, 5MP front camera and 19,00 mAh battery with fast-charging support.
Intex Aqua Secure
Intex Aqua Secure is another budget smartphone which comes with 4G VoLTE support and also comes equipped with a fingerprint sensor. It is priced at Rs 6,999 and has a 4.5-inch FWVGA display.
The handset is powered by a 1GHz quad-core MediaTek processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It comes with 8GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB using a microSD card. It features a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and a 2MP front shooter and is backed by a 1900 mAh battery.
Karbonn Quattro L45
Karbonn Quattro L45 is another low-end smartphone to offer 4G VoLTE support. The device is priced at Rs 4,499 and is powered by a 1GHz quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM, 8GB ROM expandable to 32GB via microSD card. It runs Android 5.0 Lollipop and features a 4.5-inch display, 5MP rear camera and 2MP front camera. It is backed by a 1,800 mAh battery.
Samsung Z2 is the cheapest smartphone from the South Korean giant to support 4G VoLTE. The handset runs Tizen OS and also comes bundled with free Reliance Jio sim and 4G data services.
It has a 4-inch display and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor paired with 1GB RAM and 8GB of storage with microSD card support of up to 128GB. The handset sports a 5MP rear-camera and a VGA front camera and a 1,500mAh battery.
Priced at Rs 3,777 Karbonn Aura runs Android 5.1 Lollipop OS and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Spredtrum processor paired with 1gb RAM and 8GB internal storage (expandable up to 32GB). It sports a 5-inch display, 5MP rear camera and 2MP front camera. The handset houses a 2,000 mAh battery and is priced at Rs 3,777.
Priced at 5,699, Panasonic P55 too supports 4G VoLTE. The smartphone comes with a 5.3-inch display and is powered by an octa-core processor. It offers 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage and runs Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. It houses a 13MP rear camera, 5MP front shooter and a 2,500 mAh battery.
Videocon Graphite 1 V45ED
Videocon too has a budget VoLTE smartphone — Graphite 1 V45ED. The handset is available at price tag of Rs 5,999 and sports a 4.5-inch display. It runs Android Marshmallow and is powered by quad-core processor, 1GB RAM and 8GB internal storage. The smartphone has a 5MP rear camera, 3.2MP front camera and 2,000 mAh battery.