Best Android 1GB RAM smartphones under 5000 with 3G


With an extra slot, dual SIM smartphones under 5000 Rs have certainly got an edge over single Sim devices. I 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 a lot of phones to choose from in the market and as we would be paying for the device, we certainly want to pick the best handset from a wide range of available options. Today, we’ll share with you the list of the best mobiles below 5000 with 1GB RAM & 3G (or 4G). Here’s the list:

Micromax Yunique: This is a dual Sim phone which has a 4.7 inch IPS capacitive touchscreen high-definition display (1280 x 720 pixel resolution). It uses a quad-core 1.2 GHz/1200 MHz Snapdragon 410 processor to run the Lollipop OS and your Apps. As the processor has 64 bit architecture, this phone will be slightly faster than 32 bit handsets. Micromax Yu Yunique comes with 3G as well as 4G connectivity support.

Micromax Yu Yunique - Top 10 Best Android smartphones under 5000 Rs

It has a rear 2 MP front wide-angle camera and a magic 8 MP rear snapper with LED flash. This 4G Android phone under 5000 Rs features 2000 mAh capacity battery (non removable). It includes 8GB storage memory, 1GB RAM and a MicroSD card slot for storage expansion. For browsing the internet, this mobile has a web-browser.

This Micromax mobile includes an alarm clock, calendar app and a calculator. It comes with an accelerometer, light and proximity sensors. It supports FM Radio with recording, WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS navigation too. Yunique is one of the latest budget Micromax phone.

Price in India: Around 5000 or 6000 Rs. Buy Yu Yunique here at the lowest market rate.

Salora Arya A1 plus: This handset’s price has been dropped to 4999 and it was earlier available for around 7K. Anyways, Arya A1 plus has 8GB internal ROM storage and the solid Mediatek MT6582 quad-core 1.3 GHz CPU. This handset has OGS 4.5 inch qHD (540 x 960 pixel resolution) OGS touchscreen IPS display.

A1 Plus has on-board Mali 400 GPU, 5.0 megapixel back camera, 1GB RAM and a front facing camera with 2.0 megapixel sensor. It includes dual SIM card connectivity, 3G support, 2000 mAh battery, auto-focus and flash technology.

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Price: Within 4900 to 5000. Buy Arya A1 Plus here (black silver color option).

Moto E 2nd Gen: This 3G device from Motorola runs the Android 5.0 Lollipop OS and it is powered by a 1200 megahertz 4 core Snapdragon processor. Motorola E 2nd gen sports a 4.5” capacitive touchscreen display that has an eye friendly resolution of 960 by 540 pixels. It has a 5.0 MP rear and a VGA (0.3 MP) front camera. This phone supports HDR mode.

Moto E 2nd Gen

It has an internal data storage capacity of 8GB that can be further expanded by a 32GB Micro SD card. Moto E 2nd Gen comes with a LI-ON 2390 mAh battery. It has 3G, Bluetooth 144 gram weight, black color body and Adreno graphics processor. You can go for this device if you want to buy a Motorola phone under 5000 Rs budget.

Price in India: In Rs 5000 to 5400 range. (Buy Moto E 3G here)

Micromax A1:– Our 2nd dual SIM Micromax device in this list, this Android One phone features a quad-core 1.3 GHz processor, Mali 400MP GPU and 1GB RAM. This is a 3G technology enabled handset which is powered by Android Kit Kat OS. It will get Google Android Lollipop update.

Micromax Android 1

It has a 4.5 FWVGA display with 5.0 MP rear full HD Camera and a 2.0 MP front camera. This phone has an internal Storage memory of 4GB which can be easily expanded upto 32 GB through a micro SD card. Micromax Android One supports Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and it is backed up by a 1700 mAh capacity lithium polymer battery.

Price: below 5000 Rupees (best price). Buy A1 here

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Karbonn MachOne S310:- In my perspective, MachOne is the best Karbonn phone within 4500 to 4999 Rupees budget. This is a dual SIM Smartphone with a 1.3 GHz quad-core Mediatek MT6582 processor and Mali graphics. S310 includes 1GB RAM and an internal storage memory of 8GB that can be further expanded by a 32GB Micro SD card.

Karbonn MachOne S310

This phone has a 4.7″ HD IPS display with touch support, a 8.0 MP rear camera and a 5 million pixel front camera.

Rear camera is based on BSI technology and it produces good quality output in the form of 720p or 1080p images. MachOne S310 runs on the Android Kit Kat 4.4 OS. Karbonn is offering Lollipop OS update for this handset. It is backed up by a decent battery (1800 mAh capacity). The phone is stylish and because of its good specs, S310 is the value for money Android device.

Price: 4500 to 4700 Rs. Buy S310 here.

Lenovo A2010: This is a latest smartphone under 5000 that comes with lots of features. A2010 comes with Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system. It has 1000 Megahertz powerful 64 bit Mediatek quad-core CPU and 2 SIM card slots.

Lenovo A2010 comes with a 5.0 MP rear camera which has been coupled with flash system. It features 2MP front camera, 2000 mAh capacity battery that gives plenty hours of talk time. This budget phone includes a 1GB (1024 MB) RAM module, 8GB ROM, MicroSD card slot.

Lenovo A2010 - Best Android 1GB RAM smartphones under 5000 with 3G

This Lenovo handset supports Bluetooth, 4G technology, Navigation via Google maps, WiFi, USB, 3G connectivity. It comes with proximity, gyro sensors, music player and a 4.5 inch FWVGA touchscreen TN display. Lenovo A2010 comes installed with apps like document viewer, office, Google play, skype,..etc. Overall specs of this mobile are good enough to make it call one of the best smartphone with 3G and 1GB RAM.

Price in India: Within Rupees 4500 to 5000. Purchase A2010 here.

InFocus M260: This DUAL SIM Smartphone has the best specifications in 3000 to 4000 Rs range. With a quad-core MTK processor and an impressive 1GB RAM, this Smartphone comes installed with an LED flash and 5 MP resolution camera on the back side. It is backed up with a 2000 mAh battery.

Infocus M260 price in India

InFocus M260 has the Android 5.0 OS and 2.0 front FF camera. Its resolution and pixel density is decent. The display measures 4.5 inches and it has FVGA resolution. Design of Infocus M260 is stunning and its features are very good.

Price in India: under 4000 Rs. Buy M260 here (only on Snapdeal)

Huawei Honor Bee: For those people who are looking for a perfect budget Huawei Android smartphone under 5000, this device is for them. Honor Bee is the only Huawei handset that is available for 4500 Rs. It has decent features with 1GB RAM.

Huawei Honor Bee - smartphone below 5000 with 1GB RAM

  • 2 Sim card (GSM) slots.
  • Android Lollipop OS.
  • Quad-core processor from Qualcomm.
  • 4.5 inch touchscreen display (IPS technology) with qHD resolution.
  • support for 15+ million colour combinations
  • Rear 5 million pixel camera with features like HDR,…etc.
  • Around 146 grams weight.
  • 2100+ mAh capacity battery.
  • good talktime + standby time
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB ROM, microSD card slot.
  • USB, GPRS, EDGE connectivity.
  • 3.5 mm Audio jack.
  • WiFi, Accelerometer, pre-installed apps.

Price in India: 4500 to 4600 Rs. Buy honor Bee here.

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XOLO Era: This is the best XOLO smartphone under 5000 Rs in this list. It is a dual Sim mobile which is powered by the v4.4.2 Android operating system. This 256K colour combination supporting Lava handset has a FWVGA 5.0 inch IPS touchscreen display. It features a 2.0 MP front camera and a 1080p 8 megapixel back camera which supports zoom, video recording at various resolutions below 1920 x 1080.

XOLO Era smartphone under 5000 with 1GB RAM

Xolo Era comes equipped with a 8GB ROM, 1GB RAM, MicroSD card slot. Micromax Bolt A58 is backed up with a decent 2100 mAh capacity lithium ION battery which gives a nice talk-time and standby time of 10/500+ hours. It supports network connectivity via 3G, EDGE, GPRS connection. This XOLO series budget phone comes with a 1200 MHz quad-core Spreadtrum processor, games, mlive, google play store, music player, hike messenger,…etc.

Price in India: Within 4000 to 4500 Rs. Buy Era here.

Phicomm Energy 653: This 1.1 GHz quad-core phone has Android latest Android 5.1 OS. It is powered with a 2300 mAh battery, 1GB RAM, 5GB on-board ROM storage. It is 4G enabled phone under 5000 Rs that has an 8MP rear camera with flash, 2MP front camera, high-definition (720p) 5 inch capacitive touchscreen display with decent pixel density and clarity.

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Phicomm Energy 653 comes loaded with some useful applications and games. This phone supports navigation via Google maps, WiFi, Bluetooth, EDGE and 3G connectivity. It has a microUSB port, 3.5 mm Audio jack. It comes with useful sensors like gyro and proximity. This is one of the latest smartphone under 5000 Rs with 3G. Because of its good features, Phicomm Energy has been added to our list.

Price in India: Around 4900 – 5000 Rs. Buy Energy 653 here at the cheapest rate

Asus Zenfone Go 4.5: Zenfone series phones have helped Asus to establish itself as a popular brand in India. The Zenfone Go is cheapest and the only Asus phone with 1GB RAM that you can buy for around 5000 Rs. It is a budget Android Lollipop device with good features and lightweight body.

Asus Zenfone Go 4.5 : 1GB RAM mobile under 5000

Zenfone Go has 1 GB RAM (just like the above phones) along with a beautiful 4.5 inch touchscreen FWVGA display. It supports 3G, WiFi, FM Radio and has dual cameras (5.0 MP rear/0.3 MP front).

Asus Zenfone Go comes with MTK quad-core microprocessor and a lithium polymer 1600 mAh battery. It supports 8 GB storage on its ROM. It is one of the top Asus smartphones within 5000 to 6000 Rs budget.

Price: Around Rs 5000. Buy Zenfone Go 4.5 here only on flipkart.

Intex Cloud M6: It is a one of the top dual SIM Intex black color phone with a 1.3 GHz quad-core CPU and 1GB RAM. Powered by the super cool Android 4.4.2 (latest version of Kit Kat), this Smartphone has a 5.0 inch IPS touchscreen with resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. The screen is fully laminated to avoid scratches from dust particles. The Intex Cloud M6 has a rear flash system along with 8 MP camera (Yes, that’s right!) and a 5.0 megapixel front camera.

Cloud M6 : Best Intex 1GB RAM phone around 5000 Rupees

It supports common features like Wi-Fi, 3G, GPRS, GPS, Bluetooth. This Intex 1GB RAM mobile is backed up with a 2000 mAh battery. It features 8 GB expandable storage memory, 4 sensors (including GPS) and Wi-Fi hotspot module.

Price: 5300 Rs. Buy Cloud M6 here.

There are some 2GB RAM mobiles that you can buy for an investment of a few more thousand Rupees (up to 2K). For more information, go through our article on best dual SIM phones below 7000 Rupees.


    • It’s very difficult to say that as there are a lot of phones with same hardware. If you like Xolo brand, Era is a good option in 4000 to 5k range

  1. Karbonn Titanium s20:,
    Videocon A26
    Intex Aqua Style:,
    Micromax Unite A092,
    Salora Arya A1 plus,
    Karbonn Android One

    Frnds, which is best 3g mobile. I want to buy new 3g ph. Plz help me

  2. pramod can you suggest cheap options for a smart phone, my only requirement is to use watsapp on that …. it wont be my primary phone.. 3g enabled and front camera would be desirable , not essential , ,,,,,only from ok brands please

    • you can buy karbonn smart a12 star Rs. 3699 from flipkart.. this phones runs on android kitkat 4.4.2 and 5mp camrea..
      good phone in this price range….

  3. intex y2 is better than other phone. its just 4300 on home shop 18 and in market price 4600. 1Ghz dual core processor, 5mp camera with flash. 512 mb RAM 4 GB best for those people who are purchased first time smart phone.

    • Karbon A12 star or A12+ are better than other phones i shared in the above list. If you can invest 999 Rs more you can get Redmi 1S or Zenfone 4 with 1GB RAM.