Published On: 25 August 2010
Push Mail; full QWERTY keypad; a full touch screen; dedicated social networking apps; media player; you'd think a cell phone with even half the above mentioned features would cost you at least Rs. 15000. Well you thought wrong! Here are 20 cell phones with the best of features at the most affordable prices! Yes they are all sub Rs. 10000.
Price: Rs. 8600
The E63 is one of the best entry level business phones with a full QWERTY keypad and is handy for texting as well as push mail.
LG Cookie Pep
Price: Rs. 6,850
The LG Cookie Pep is a 3inch full touch screen phone and boasts of easy social networking features and is a delight for multimedia and entertainment in a compact form.
Price: Rs. 6,450
The Nokia 6303 is a handsome looking well built budget mobile phone whit easy to use multimedia features and large enough keys for your typing pleasure.
Samsung Corby TV
Price: Rs. 7,783
The Samsung Corby has taken the youth by storm. A full touch screen and built for social networking the phones vibrant look and features has won the heart of youths nationwide.
Price: Rs. 4,300
The Lemoni iQ707 may just have a 2.2 inch display but boasts of a chiclet style design on the QWERTY keypad with enough spacing for that comfort in typing. It also has a 3.2MP camera on board for the photographer in you.
Xpress Music Price: Rs. 7,500
The Nokia 5230 is one of the best music phones you can buy with full touch screen and a 3.5mm headphones jack; it is the perfect hybrid between a portable music player and a cell phone.
Price: Rs 4,800
The Q7 is a much awaited update to the Q5 and boasts of Dual Sim, 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth, WI-Fi and expandable memory of up to 4GB.
INQ Chat 3G
Price: Rs 6,500
The INQ Chat 3G is the ultimate social networking cell phone offering not only facebook, twitter, Skype, windows live messenger, but push mail as well.
Price: Rs. 7,600
This may not be your Android built HTC phone but never the less it does not disappoint. The touch too is a bit more responsive than the average entry level touch phone.
Olive Wiz V-GC800
Price: Rs. 6,499
The Olive Wiz V-GC800 boasts of a unique triple sim feature with social networking and email features built in along with the Opera Mini browser. It boasts of expandable memory of up to 4 GB and a fully QWERTY keypad.
Samsung Corby Pro
Price: Rs. 9,282
The Corby Pro is an addition to the Corby family incorporating a QWERTY keypad in addition to the features available on the Corby.
Price: Rs. 8000
A simply designed phone, the Nokia C5 is one of the cheapest 3G cell phones with a good build and comfortable keypad.
Motorola Motorokr E8
Price: Rs. 7000
The Rockr E8 is an attractive music phone with a unique and innovative keypad. It is one of the best music phones for the price.
Sony Ericsson W890i
Price: Rs. 9,990
The W890i is an excellent music phone with a thin design and a relatively large display screen. The phone has an attractive thin design as well.
Samsung Star 3G S5603
Price: Rs. 9,500
The Samsung Star 3G is a future ready 3G phone with a full touch screen and acts as a good media player.
Sony Ericsson C510
Price: Rs. 9,069
The C510 boasts of 10hrs of talk time and has a 3.15MP camera with LED flash. The phone is also future ready with 3G support.
Price: Rs. 9,990
The GX 500 boasts of a 3 inch TFT resistive touch screen, and the memory can be expanded to a whopping 16GB via micro SD card. The phone also possesses dual sim capabilities and has a 3MP camera.
Price: Rs. 7,618
The Micromax W900 comes preloaded with Windows Mobile OS, built in GPS, 3.2 inch touch screen with handwriting recognition. The memory can also be expanded to a whopping 16GB.
Olive VG 200
Price: Rs. 3,899
The VG 200 boasts of a whopping 30 days standby time, dual sim and touch screen with drag and drop capabilities. The phones memory is expandable up to 4GB and it possesses a 2.2inch TFT LCD screen.
Price: Rs. 5,500
The Karbonn K770i is a light weight phone with a TFT display, and boasts of a 3.2 MP camera and has an expandable memory of up to 8 GB. The cell phone also boasts of dual sim capabilities.