Today, the marketplace is flooded with smartphones of all shapes, sizes and specifications. While customers have different choices in terms of features, options in terms of color have also become an area of competition amongst manufacturers. One of the most desired latest smartphone colors is Gold, as it adds a premium touch to even budget segment devices. No wonder, almost all companies are producing smartphones in Gold nowadays. So if you are on the lookout for a smartphone and Gold is your color of choice, here’s a list of the best ones under Rs. 15,000.
- Redmi Note 3
Xiaomi has established itself as one of the best smartphone companies in the budget segment with an assortment of feature-rich devices scoring high on performance and reliability. Xiaomi’s flagship device, Redmi Note 3 Gold version has sold millions since its launch. Priced at Rs. 11,999, this smartphone boasts impressive specifications like 5.50-inch full HD display, 1.4GHz hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 CPU, 3GB RAM, Android 5.1 Lollipop OS, a mammoth 4,050mAh battery, and 16MP rear camera.
- Samsung Galaxy OnNxt
Samsung has also emerged as an important player in the budget segment, with Gold smartphones possessing a host of features. The Galaxy OnNxt is one such smartphone, housing a 5.50-inch full HD display, 1.6GHz octa-coreExynos Processor, 3GB RAM, Android Marshmallow 6.0 OS, 13MP rear and 8MP front camera, and 3,300mAh battery capacity. Available in 32GB and 64GB storage, the price of On Nxt starts from Rs. 14,490. In case you are a Samsung aficionado but bit short on cash, opt for the Galaxy On5 Gold edition, which is priced at Rs. 6,490.
- Lenovo Vibe K5 Note
Lenovo has been making ripples in the budget category with its Vibe K5 Note Gold 64GB edition, with an array of features like a 5.50-inch full HD display, 1.8GHz Helio P10 processor, 13MP rear and 8MP front camera and 3,500mAh battery. While the 4GB RAM, 64GB storage version costs Rs. 10,490, the 3GB RAM, 32GB storage version is retailed at Rs. 9,999.
- Lenovo K6 Power
Lenovo K6 Power is another classy Gold smartphone that has been selling like hot cakes. This compact smartphone features a 5.0-inch full HD display, 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 chipset, Android Marshmallow 6.0 OS, 13MP rear shooter and 8MP front camera, and an impressive 4,000mAh battery. The 4GB, 32GB K6 Power is priced at Rs. 10,999, while the 3GB, 32GB version will cost you Rs. 9,999.
- Panasonic Eluga Ray X
Panasonic has also ventured into Gold smartphones with the Eluga Ray X. Priced at just Rs. 8,499, the feature-rich Eluga Ray X consists of a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek chipset, 3GB RAM, Android Marshmallow OS, 32GB storage, 13MP rear camera, and 4,000mAh battery capacity. But what’s impressive in the Eluga Ray X is its front 5MP camera with selfie flash, catering to the photography enthusiasts.
If you have a Gold smartphone on your mind, this list will save you hours of searching and browsing. In case your budget is constrained, you can opt for the compact 5.0-inch Redmi 3S Prime Gold version with similar features, at just Rs. 8,999. So what are you waiting for?