Take a look at the below list of Top 10 Best Selling Smartphones in India in 2016 and 2017. With the increase in popularity of smartphones in a nation that has always welcomed technology and innovation, many smartphone brands come out with smartphones with varying features and specifications in order to impress the customers. In India, the smartphone sales have taken a leap in the recent past and we find some of the smartphones recording huge sales for the stunning features they offer at an affordable price in a middle-class majority population.
Here is a list of smartphones which have gained huge popularity in the nation, with a sneak peek into their features:
List of the top 10 best selling Smartphones in India in 2016-2017
10. LeEco Le 1s:
This smartphone was a sensation in Indian smartphone market for its powerful performance with a 2.2 GHz Helio X10 MTK 6795T Octa Core Processor and 3 GB RAM. It has a 5.5 inches full HD display for a Full metal Unibody. It runs on Android v5 Lollipop OS with EUI OS. The smartphone has a 13 MP primary camera and a 5 MP secondary camera. There is a finger print sensor for this smartphone with 4G LTE connectivity. It is a great value for the price and saw great sale in Indian market.
9. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3:
This smartphone features a 5.5 inches IPS LCD Full HD display with approx. 403 ppi pixels density and 16M colors support. The smartphone runs on Android v5.1.1 with MIUI 7.0 and inside it has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 1.4 GHz Quad Core and 1.8 GHz Dual Core Processor. Its two variants are 16 GB internal memory with 2 GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory with 3 GB RAM. It has 16 MP primary camera and a 5 MP secondary camera, both of them rendering life-like sharpness, contrast and clarity. It has a finger print sensor for security and has a long-lasting 4000 mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery .
8. OnePlus Two:
This flagship smartphone is powered by a 1.8 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Octa Core processor that performs effortless multitasking. It sports a 5.5 inches IPS Full HD touchscreen. It has a 13 MP primary camera with Autofocus, HDR, geo-tagging, phase detection, touch focus and many other features for capturing life-like pictures. There is a 5 MP secondary camera that captures pictures in stunning clarity and detail. There is 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory with this smartphone. A long lasting 3300 mAh battery is present for endless entertainment. It runs on Android Lollipop with OxygenOS 2.0 skin.
7. Lenovo Vibe K4 Note:
This smartphone sports a 5.5 inches IPS LCD FullHD display with approx. 401 ppi pixel density with protective Corning Gorilla Glass 3 that delivers rich, crisp picture quality with durability. It is powered by 1.3 GHz Cortex A-53 Octa Core Processor with Mali- T720MP3 GPU processor. There is a 3 GB and 2 GB variant with 8/16/32 GB internal memory variants. There is a 13 MP primary camera with f/2.2 aperture, Phase Detection AutoFocus, Dual LED flash, Touch Focus, Geo-tagging, panorama, HDR and a secondary camera of 5 MP with f/2.2 aperture. There is embedded Dolby Atmos sound system for incredible sound output. This is yet another powerful performer by Lenovo and has gained great popularity.
6. Moto X Pure Edition:
This smartphone sports a 5.2 inches Full HD AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with shatter proof Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It has a Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 2.5 GHz Quad Core Krait 400 Processor and Adreno 330 GPUto perform smooth multitasking and run games with ease. The smartphone runs on Android v4.4 KitKat OS, upgradable to Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS. There is a 13 MP primary camera with f/2.2 aperture, Dual LED Flash, AutoFocus, 1/3” sensor size, face detection, HDR, panorama and a 2 MP secondary camera with f/2.2 aperture and HD video recording. It has a 2300 mAh Non removable Li-Ion battery with fast charging enabled.
5. Asus ZenFone 2 Laser ZE550KL:
This smartphone runs on Android v5.0 Lollipop OS and has a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 Quad Core Processor for seamless gaming and web surfing. It features a 5.5 inches Full HD display and has a 13 MP primary camera with a 5 MP secondary camera. It has a 2 GB RAM with an internal memory of 16 GB, expandable upto 128 GB. It is enabled with Dual sim LTE compatibility.
4. Sony Xperia Z5:
This smartphone has a 2.0 GHz Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810 Octa Core processor that renders a faster, effortless multitasking experience. This beautifully crafted smartphone has a big 5.5 inches display and runs on Android v5.1 OS that is upgradable to Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS. It has a 23 MP primary camera that captures exceptional quality images and videos with rich details. There is also a 5 MP front facing camera which also renders stunning images and videos.
3. LG G5:
It is the recent successor in G franchise smartphones by LG electronics which possesses the flagship 5.3 inches QuadHD display that renders stunning details. It runs on Android v6.0.1 Marshmallow OS with a powerful 2.1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor that performs multitasking with ease. There is a 16 MP and 8 MP rear dual camera that clicks stunning pictures with natural details and 8 MP secondary camera for smooth and bright selfies even in low light.
2. Apple iPhone 6s:
This smartphone features a 4.7 inches LED backlit IPS Retina Display with a resolution 1334×750 pixels. The display has features like 3D touch, Dual Domain pixels for wider viewing angles, Full sRGB standard with 16M colours support, Fingerprint resistance, oleophobic coating. It is powered by flagship 1.8 GHz 64-bit A9 chip with M9 Motion Co-processor with PowerVR GT7600 six core graphics for a user experience like never before. It has a 12 MP iSight camera with AutoFocus, Auto HDR, exposure control, Hybrid IR filter, noise reduction, 4K video recording, slow motion video recording and many more features that enable to capture outstanding pictures with rich quality. There is a 5 MP front facing camera with HD videp recording, Auto HDR, Backside illumination sensor that lets the user to have best Facetime HD experience ever on iPhones.
1. Samsung GALAXY S7:
This is a flagship device of Samsung that features a 5.5 inches QuadHD Super AMOLED display to deliver stunning detail and sharpness to the content. There is a 2.3 GHz Octa core processor+ 1.6 GHz Octa Processor to render lag-free web browsing and smooth multitasking. It has a 12 MP primary camera with Dual pixel technology that does quicker Autofocus and a 5 MP secondary camera, both of them capture some astonishingly clear pictures. For this phone enabled with 4G, there is a 32 GB internal memory and 4 GB RAM.
All these smartphones in 2016-2017 are great performers and have seen huge sales in Indian smartphone market , some of these being exclusive on Online platforms. Few more smartphones like Yu Yureka Plus, Samsung J7, Coolpad Note 3 also have seen significant sales in India.