Smartphone shipments are expected to reach 1 billion in the year 2013, as per estimates by research firm IDC. The growing popularity of smartphone also means that an increasing number of people will be consuming media and news through their pocketable devices.
For enjoying multimedia content on their smartphones, users will be looking to have a device that has a great display. In the last one year, there have been plenty of full-HD smartphones launched to satisfy this need of consumers.
Here is our list of top full-HD smartphones that are currently available in Indian market.
1) Wickedleak Wammy Passion Z
Price: Rs. 14,990
Wickedleak Wammy Passion Z is currently the most affordable full-HD smartphone available in the Indian market. As far as the specifications for Wickedleak Wammy Passion Z go, the smartphone packs in Cortex A7 quad-core processor, which is capable of clocking speeds to the tunes of 1.2GHz. The smartphone also has 1GB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded by up to 64GB via a microSD card.
Wickedleak Wammy Passion Z comes with a 5-inch display with a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels. It is a dual-SIM smartphone and runs on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean). For camera, there is a 12-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash and BSI sensor. The smartphone also comes with a 2-megapixel front-facing camera.
2) Lemon A4
Price: Rs. 17,999.
Indian smartphone maker, Lemon has launched A4 smartphone, which comes with 5-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) IPS display. Lemon A4 is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor along with 1GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB of internal storage and can be further expanded by up to 64GB.
The smartphone is just 8.5mm thick runs on Android 4.2.1 (Jelly Bean). For camera, Lemon A4 packs in a 13.1-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter. Lemon A4 is a dual-SIM with dual standby. The other connectivity options include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and aGPS. Lemon A4 packs in an 1,850mAh battery.
3) Lenovo K900
The Lenovo K900 packs in 5.5-inch 1080p IPS capacitive touch display. The device packs in Intel Atom Z2580 2GHz dual-core processor clocking in at 2GHz, along with 2GB RAM and offers 16GB of internal storage. It has a non-removable 2500 mAh battery.
The phablet comes with 13-megapixel rear camera with a new Sony Exmor BSI sensor and a 2-megapixel front camera. It ships with Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) on.
4) Sony Xperia Z
Sony Xperia Z features a 5-inch full-HD display (1080x1920). The smartphone runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean). Internally, it packs in a 1.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm S4 Pro processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. For camera, there is a 13-megapixel rear camera and 2-megapixel front camera.
The Xperia Z is also IP55 and IP57 certified, which makes it water and dust resistant smartphone. It comes with 2,330mAh battery. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and NFC.
5) Samsung Galaxy S4
Price: Rs. 41,500
Samsung Galaxy S4 is yet another 5-inch full-HD smartphone in the Indian market. This smartphone has a pixel density of 441ppi. Samsung Galaxy S4 is powered by 1.6GHz Exynos octa-core processor and comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage.
It sports a 13-megapixels rear shooter and a 2-megapixel one on the front. The Galaxy S4 also offers more camera features including dual-shot, employing the use of both front and back camera, an eraser shot mode to remove people from photos, and a Cinemagram like feature called Cinema Photo, among several other tricks.
6) HTC One
After launching the HTC Butterfly, the Taiwanese smartphone maker has also introduced also HTC One, which too is a full-HD smartphone. HTC One features a 4.7-inch screen with 1080p display. It is powered by a 1.7GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor along with 2GB of RAM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC, Infrared and Micro-USB. The smartphone runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) along with a Sense 5.0.
7) HTC Butterfly
HTC Butterfly was the first full-HD smartphone to make its way to India. The smartphone comes with 5-inch Super LCD3 1080x1920 display with Corning Gorilla Glass 2 and a pixel density of 441 pixels-per-inch.
The smartphone packs in 1.5GHz Qualcomm S4 Pro quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM. There is 16GB of internal storage available on this smartphone, which is expandable up to 32GB. HTC Butterfly runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and comes with a layer of HTC Sense 4+. The smartphone comes with an 8-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front cameras. HTC Butterfly has a 2,020mAh battery. Connectivity options include HDMI out, Micro-USB, Infrared, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and NFC.