Remember the phones back in the days? Those basic models functioning as a medium for call and text transmission. Duly noted, isn’t it? Well, those basic phones gave way to newer advanced variants in the ilk of qwerty keypad based and more. With the operating system evolving as ever, Qwerty smartphones were bundled in with Android based software.
To be fair, the current fiasco even deems these qwerty-based Android smartphones as a thing of past as new evolutions are garnered in the market every single day. But there are quite a few smartphone manufacturers offering these models till date. Guess, that prompted us into looking at the ‘Top 10 Best Android Smartphones with Qwerty Keypad in India’.
In our bid to insatiate the burgeoning lust for Android-based qwerty-enabled smartphones, we went out in the suburbs and have dished out a list featuring some fine names. We have listed out the price for every single of them if any of you are interested in shelving some cash for these great options.
Well, it’s time for the unveiling, then. You with me?
10) Spice Mi-285
Reckoning the first entry of our list is from the Indian smartphone manufacturers Spice with this Mi-285 piece.It has a2.8-inch screen with Qwerty keypad support.
The smartphone bears Android 2.3 Gingerbread along with internal storage of 0.5 Gb.It has a primary camera of 3.2 megapixels.The smartphone supports dual sim settings for GSM networks.
Price- Rs 4990
9) Karbonn A100
Marking its entry into the list of best qwerty Android smartphones in India is Karbonn with this A100. It has 3.5-inch screen along with Qwerty keypad support.
The phone has dual sim support for GSM networks. It has 256 MB of Ram screening an operating system of Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. It possesses 0.5 Gb of internal storage.
Price- Rs 3444
8) Motorola Fire
A smartphone that hit the sales chart when it was launched back, this one is placed at eighth on our list.It has 2.8-inch screen along with Qwerty keypad.
The phone is powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread and has single sim support for GSM networks. It harbors 3.2-megapixel primary camera.
Price- Rs 3399
7) Karbonn A51Q
Another one from the clan of Karbonn, this one comes with a larger screen alongside Qwerty keypad.The smartphone has a 3.5-inch display and supports dual sim for GSM networks.
It has 256 MB of Ram and is powered by Android 4.2 Jelly Bean out of the box.It features 0.5 GB of internal storage and has 3MP primary camera.
Price- Rs 3999
6) Huawei U8300
Next up on our list is an offering from Huawei with this eccentric model.It has a 2.6-inch screen harboring 240 x 320-pixel resolution.The smartphone is powered with Android 2.1-Eclairs and has a 512 MB of Ram.
It has 512 MB of internal storage and features a3.2-megapixel camera with flash. The phone supports single sim support for Mini-Sim sized ones availing GSM networks.
Price- Rs 4299
5) LG Optimus Pro
Coming in at fifth on our list is LG’s Optimus Pro with a 2.8-inch screen alongside Qwerty keypad.It has 256 MB of Ram and runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread as the operating system.
The phone supports single sim and avails GSM networks.The primary camera for this one is 3 megapixels.
Price- Rs 5399
4) Samsung Galaxy Chat
Stationed at fourth in the list is Samsung’s Galaxy Chat smartphone.It has a 3-inch cap acitive touchscreen along with Qwerty keypad.The phone is powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
It has 4Gb of internal storage that can be expanded to 32 GB along with a primary camera of 2 megapixels.The phone has a battery strength of 1200 mAh and supports 2G/ 3G bands.
Price- Rs 7215
3) HTC ChaCha
One of the premier Qwerty keypad enabled Android smartphone in the market, this one from HTC sky-rocketed on the sales charts.It has a2.6-inch screen with 480 x 320-pixel resolution.The phone has single sim support for GSM sims and sports 3g networks too.
It has 512 MB of Ram along with 512 MB of internal storage.The phone runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread. It has a battery strength of 1250 m Ah.
Price- Rs 11773
2) Samsung Galaxy Y Pro Duos
Another one from Samsung, this one has a 2.6-inch touch and type smartphone with Qwerty keyboard. It features Android 2.3 Gingerbread inbuilt along with 832 MHz processor.
It has 384 MB of internal Ram and has a primary camera strength of 3.15 megapixels. It has dual sim support with both 2G and dual-band 3G supported throughout. It also has a 1350 m Ah battery.
Price- Rs 8982
1) HTC Evo Shift 4G
Now for the top pick, we’ve got the ergonomically designed qwerty-keypad enabled HTC Evo Shift.The phone features single sum support in the ilk of Mini-Sim. It offers support for CDMA-based network too.
The phone is powered with Android 2.2-Froyo and has 512 MB of Ram. It features 2 GB of internal storage and has a primary camera with 5-megapixel support. The display is marked with a 3.6-inch size harboring 480 x 800 pixels.
Price- Rs 12428
Although time flies by, and duly so it has, these smartphones still have a charm that can’t be recreated upon. We hope to have intrigued you by the piece. We shall be back with another entry pretty soon, Adios.