Top 10 Best Android smartphones under 5000 Rs 2014

With an additional slot, dual SIM phones have certainly got an edge over single Sim devices. I personally prefer using a DUAL SIM phone because it gives me the power to switch between operators anytime. Depending upon the user requirements (Budget, features…etc) there are lot of phone’s to choose from in the market and as we would be paying for the device, we certainly want to pick the best one out of the huge range of available options. Today, we’ll share with you the list of top mobiles below 5000 Rs. Here’s the list:

Top 10 Best Android smartphones under 5000 Rs

1)Karbonn A12+:

karbonn a12 plus | Top 10 Best Android smartphones under 5000 Rs 2014

This 1.2 GHz dual core phone has Android 4.2.2 jelly bean operating system. Karbonn A12 plus is powered with a 1400 mAh battery, 512 MB RAM, 4GB onboard ROM storage. It is 3G enabled phone under 5000 Rs that has a 5MP rear camera with flash, VGA front camera, 4 inch Wide angle viewing IPS WVGA capacitive touchscreen display of 4 inch size. It comes loaded with apps like opera mini, uc browser, Karbonn live, whatsapp, flipboard, google talk, outlook email, kingsoft office, games. This Karbonn budget phone supports navigation via Google maps, WiFi, Bluetooth, EDGE connectivity. It has a USB port, 3.5 mm Audio jack. It comes with useful sensor like gyro and proximity. This phone is the best in this list and its highly recommended to our readers who wanna purchase a budget smartphone under 5000 Rs.

Price in India: Around 4900 – 5000 Rs. Buy Karbonn A12+ here at the cheapest rate..

2)Samsung Galaxy Star: For those people who are looking for a perfect budget Samsung phone under 5000, this device is for them. It is the most top rated mobile in this list. It comes with the following features and specifications:

samsung galaxy star s5282 - Top 10 Best Android smartphones under 5000 Rs 2014

  • 2 Sim card (GSM) slots.
  • Android 4.2 jelly bean OS.
  • 1GHz processor.
  • TFT 2.9 inch touchscreen display with 240 x 320 pixel resolution.
  • Rear 2MP camera with features like shooting mode, white balance, scene mode,…etc.
  • 100 – 101 grams weight.
  • 11.9 millimeters thickness.
  • 1200 mAh battery.
  • 14 hours talktime, 320 hours of standby time.
  • 512MB RAM, 2GB ROM, microSD card slot.
  • USB, GPRS, EDGE connectivity.
  • 3.5 mm Audio jack.
  • WiFi, Accelerometer, pre installed apps.

Price in India: 5400 to 5600 Rs. Order Galaxy Star here at the lowest price.

3)Karbonn smart A12 star:

Karbonn smart A12 star - Top 10 Best Android smartphones under 5000 Rs 2014

This is a dual Sim phone which has a 4.0 inch WVGA IPS capacitive touchscreen display (480 x 800 pixel resolution). It uses a dual core 1.2 GHz/1200 MHz processor to run the OS, Apps. Karbonn smart A12 star comes with 3G support. It has a rear VGA camera, 5 MP rear snapper with LED flash. This 3G Kit Kat Android phone under 5000 Rs features 1400 mAh battery, 4GB of on-board storage, 512 MB RAM, microSD card slot for storage expansion. For browsing internet, this mobile has a web-browser. It includes a alarm clock, calendar app and a calculator. This Karbonn budget smartphone comes with a gyro, light and proximity sensors. It supports FM Radio, WiFi, Bluetooth, navigation too.

Price in India: Around 4000 Rs. Buy karbonn smart a12 star here at the lowest market rate.

4)Micromax Bolt A58:

micromax bolt a58 | Top 10 Best Android smartphones under 5000 Rs 2014

This is the best micromax phone under 5000 Rs in this list. It is a dual Sim mobile which is powered by the v4.2.2 Android jelly bean operating system. This black and red colored device has a HVGA 3.5 inch LCD TFT touchscreen display that has a 320 x 480 pixel resolution. It features a VGA 2.0 MP rear camera which supports zoom, video recording at 320 x 480 pixel. It comes equipped with a 512MB ROM, 512 MB RAM, microSD card slot. Micromax Bolt A58 is backed up with a decent 1200 mAh lithium ION battery which gives a nice talk-time and standby time of 4 / 240 hours respectively. It supports network connectivity via 3G, EDGE, GPRS connection. This bolt series budget phone comes with a 1GHz dual core Mediatek processor, games, mlive, google play store, music player, kingsoft office, hike messenger…etc.

Price in India: Within 3600 to 3700 Rs. Buy Bolt A58 here at the lowest price.

5)Videocon A15: 

videocon a15 - Top 10 Best Android smartphones under 5000 Rs 2014

Our first and the best Videocon phone in this list, A15 comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system. It has 1 GHz processor, 2 SIM card slots. This mobile under 4000 Rs comes with a 3.2 MP rear camera with inbuilt flash, VGA front camera, 1400 mAh battery that gives 5 hours of talktime. It has a 256 MB RAM, 512MB ROM, microSD card slot. It supports Bluetooth, Navigation via Google maps, WiFi, USB connectivity. It comes with proximity, gyro sensors, music player, 3.5 inch HVGA touchscreen display of 420 x 480 pixel resolution. Videocon A15 comes installed with apps like Savn, document viewer, office, Google play, skype, Google talk, times of India, Cache memory cleaner,..etc. Overall specs of this mobile are good enough to make it call one of the best smartphone under 4000 Rs.

Price in India: Around 3800 to 4000 Rs. Buy Videocon A15 here at the cheapest rate.

6)Videocon A26:-This device from Videocon runs the Android 4.0 Ice Cream sandwich Videocon A26 | best Smartphones under 5000Operating System and is powered by a 1GHz processor.VideoCon A26 sports a 4.0” capacitive touchscreen (with 480 by 800 pixels resolution) display, has a 3.2 MP rear and a VGA (0.3)MP front camera. This smartphone has an internal data storage capacity of 4GB that can be further expanded by a 32 GB Micro SD card and is backed up by a 1800 mAh battery thus giving your Videocon A26 and supports all common features (including 3G, FM Radio) that a smartphone should have. This is surely one of the best Smartphones under 5000.

Price in India: 4400-4700 RS

7)Karbonn A3 :-Karbonn A3 | best Smartphones under 5000 DUAL SIM Smartphone with 1 GHz processor and 256MB RAM powered by Android Gingerbread 2.3.6 Operating System. It has a 3.5 HVGA display with 3 MP rear Camera and a VGA front camera. Has internal Storage Memory of 512 MB which can be easily expanded upto 32 GB through a micro SD card, Supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and is backed up by a 1400 mAh battery and supports all the common features(excluding 3G) that a Smartphone should have.

Price :-3300-3600 RS | 52-60$

8)Micromax Smarty A65:-Micromax Smarty A65 | best Smartphones under 5000Name like micromax can’t be ignored in this context. This DUAL SIM Smartphone has a 4.3 ‘’ WVGA display and is powered by the Gingerbread 2.3.5 Operating System. With a 1Ghz Cortex A5 processor and an impressive 512 MB, this Smartphone is no doubt one of the best phone’s in this category. It has a 2MP Rear camera with flash and is backed up with a 1350 maH battery and supports all the common features(excluding 3G/4G) that a Smartphone should have. This phone can be considered one of the best Smartphones under 5000 by Micromax.

Price in India:- 4700-5000 RS | 95-100 $

9)Intex AQUA SX:- Intex AQUA SX | best Smartphones under 5000DUAL SIM phone with a 1 GHz MediaTek MTK 6515 Processor and 256 MB of RAM. Powered by the super cool Android Gingerbread 2.3  O.S, this Smartphone has a 3.5 ‘’ TFT screen with a resolution of 480 by 320 pixels. Intex AQUA SX has a rear camera of 5MP (Yes, that’s right) and a VGA front camera. Supports common features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and is backed up with a 1450 mAh battery and supports all the common features(excluding 3G/4G) that a Smartphone should have.

Price in India:-4000-4400 RS | 65-70$

10) FLY F40:-DUAL SIM Android 2.3 Ginger Bread O.S running Smartphone with a 1 GHz Dual Core processor, 246 MB RAM and an internal FLY F40 | best Smartphones under 5000storage memory of 170 MB that can be further expanded by a 32GB Micro SD card. Has a 4.0‘’ HVGA Display with a 3.2 MP rear camera and a VGA front camera. It runs on the Android Gingerbread Operating System and is backed up by a 1400 maH battery.Apart from these key features this Smartphone supports Bluetooth, WLAN, GPRS, 2G and lacks support for the 3G. This phone is no doubt one of the best mobile in range of 5000 Rs


Price :- 3200-3500 RS | 55-60$

So what’s your pick?

Pramod Choudhary

The author is a huge fan of KK, LIL Wayne, Eminem, Sonu Nigam, A.R Rahman, Shreya Ghoshal. He has completed M.Sc(Computer Sciences) from University of Pune. He has worked in 2 major IT companies. He loves making new friends, exploring nature, developing Applications, blogging, sharing latest technology news, updates and reviews through his blogs. He is now focused on development of free Android apps and games.


  1. Pramod, Suggest a smartphone under 5000 which has a very good camera with flash.
    Karbonn phones’ camera seems good only in daylight .

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