Weekend smartphone deals: Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 and Galaxy Ace, Nokia Lumia 520
Samsung launched its Galaxy Mega range of smartphones / phablets just a few weeks back and the prices have already started coming down. This week the Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 is available for as low as ₹29,090 from Amazon.in (which was over ₹31,000 last week). One of the biggest smartphones in the market, the Mega 6.3 features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.7GHz, 1.5GB RAM, 8 or 16GB internal storage expandable to up to 64GB, 8-megapixel rear camera and 1.9-megapixel front one, Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC among other standard features.
HTC launched Desire 600 smartphone at the beginning of July and the smartphone has already got a price cut of over ₹3,000 and is available for just ₹23,764 from eBay. Powered by the 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 SoC, 1 GB RAM, 8GB of internal storage expandable to up to 64GB, 4.5-inch super LCD 2 display with 540×960 pixels resolution, 8-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash, and 1.6-megapixel front one, the smartphone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and has the latest Sense 5 UI. Some of the other features of the phone are HTC BlinkFeed and HTC BoomSound, capable of playing 720p videos at 30 frames per second (fps).
Bagit Getit is selling the budget-friendly Samsung Galaxy Ace (also known as GTS5830) black smartphone for as low as ₹7,686 with free delivery. This gadget is one of those smartphones that will do the job its meant to do – act as a phone rather than being too overly inclined towards being a mobile computing device. The Galaxy Ace features a 3.5-inch screen with 320 x 480 resolution and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass, 5-megapixel rear camera, Android 2.3 Gingerbread, Qualcomm processor, 2GB free microSD card, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, microUSB among others.
Lumia 520 is the smartphone that has been selling well for Nokia and has become even more lucrative with another price cut. The Black coloured Nokia Lumia 520 is selling for as low as ₹9,299 from latajionline.com through Amazon.in. This Windows Phone 8 smartphone is definitely good value for money considering the features it is loaded with. 5-megapixel camera with 4x digital zoom, 4-inch IPS display with 480 x 800 pixel resolution, Snapdragon S4 processor clocked at 1 GHz, 1430mAh battery, expandable storage and quite a few other features makes this smartphone a good buy.
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