Best Feature Phones to Buy in India

Though big companies like Samsung, Nokia, LG etc. are working on the next flagship smartphones, they still make time out to focus on ultra-low budget phones. The target is to provide the moderately priced market segment a phone with rich features in reasonable price, now that’s what I’d call something that makes everyone happy!

So here’s a list of some popular feature phones under Rs. 4000 for those looking for some affordable deals. We’ve compiled a list of best feature phones to buy in India in 2017, comparing on the basis of features offered (e.g. LED torch, wireless FM, Multilanguage support etc.) price range and performance.

Nokia 230 Dual Sim

Nokia 230 Dual Sim

We start the list with a brand we all know and love. Nokia feature phones offer good internal storage, a convenient operation and better audio. You also get 23 hours of talk-time, which any smartphone to date can hardly compete with. These phones are priced decently and can be ordered online from Snapdeal or Amazon. It also offers a wide range of colours, so you just take a pick amongst many of your favourites!

Specs

  • 2MP primary camera
  • 2.8 inch display, LCD screen, 16-bit, 64k colors
  • 16 MB RAM
  • Dual SIM card
  • 1200mAh battery

LG A 390 Dual Sim

LG A 390 Dual Sim

LG A390 Dual Sim phone enabling you to stay connected better and experience long lasting battery capacity for maximum operation. It also offers FM radio and MP3 player with Bluetooth and USB connectivity.

Specs

· Memory Card Support MICRO SD

· 1.3MP camera

· Dual SIM card

· 1700mAh battery/ 15 hrs. talk time

Panasonic GD22

Panasonic GD22

The Panasonic GD22 falls in the right price market and that perhaps is the best feature about this phone. An 1800mAh lithium-ion battery provides a talk-time of 15 hours apart from other standard features. The phone is available on Amazon and Snapdeal in 4 exciting colors: Black, Grey, Red and White.

Specs

  • 1.3MP primary camera
  • 2.4-inch (6.0 centimeters) QVGA TFT display
  • Memory expandable up to 16GB
  • 1800mAh lithium-ion battery

Ziox Z6 Super Slim

Ziox Z6 Super Slim

Ziox Z6 feature phone provides music on the go, anytime anywhere with wireless FM. Its super slim body is crafted for perfection and performance in every sphere. But the highlight of the phone is its SOS feature that has a dedicated SOS key which will automatically send an alert to the nearest police station for your safety if you may find yourself in an unsafe situation.

Specs

  • Auto call recording
  • Multi format support
  • Bluetooth, games, torch, mobile tracker
  • Memory expandable up to 16GB
Feature Phones of 2017

In 2017, India is still an emerging market with an increasing number of people still using feature phones extensively. Feature phones are good as back up phones, can be picked up in emergency situations such as theft or loss, are functional as second phones and are easy to operate for seniors, and most importantly, are affordable. As long as there will be a demand for low cost communication devices that provides all the essential services feature phones will be around.