Top 5 Budget Phone Running on Android 5.0 Lollipop (Below Rs. 15000)

Android 5.0 Lollipop is the biggest update for Android to date. The OS has gone through a complete visual overhaul, featuring a cleaner, flatter design with a more fluid interface and animations. A few smartphones have already updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop and many promises an update in the near future.

Now, if you are looking to buy a budget phone (below RS. 15, 000) running on Android 5.0 Lollipop, checkout the list below (note that some of them are yet to be upgraded to Lollipop, but will update shortly).

1. Moto G (2014): This is one of the best budget smartphones running on the Android Lollipop. Recently, Motorola has updated the phone to Android 5.0.2, so if you are looking to buy this phone checkout its highlights below.

moto g 2014

– Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
– 1GB RAM
– 5 inch HD screen
– 8 MP rear camera and 2 MP front camera
– Dual Sim (GSM + GSM)
-16GB internal and expandable up to 32GB
-Price: Rs.12, 999

2. Micromax Canvas A1: This budget, Android One smartphone brings good Android experience. The hardware is designed in a way that makes it fast and responsive thereby ensuring that you stay up to date with the latest version of Android OS. This phone will shortly update to Android 5 Lollipop. If you are looking to buy this phone, checkout its highlights below.

android-one

– 1.3 GHz Quad core processor
– 1 GB RAM
– 4.5 inch display
– 5 MP rear camera and 2 MP front camera
-Price: 6, 101

3. Intex Aqua Xtreme: This is another good budget phone with great hardware specs. Currently running on the KitKat, the company promised to upgrade this phone to Lollipop. If you are looking to buy this phone, checkout its highlights below.

Intex-Aqua-Xtreme

– 1.7 GHz Octa Core Processor
– 2 GB RAM
– 5 Inch HD IPS Touchscreen Display
– Dual SIM
– 13 MP Rear Camera With LED Flash and 5 MP Front Camera
– 2000 MAh Battery
-Price: Rs. 11, 490

4. Karbonn Titanium Machone: This is another budget phone with reasonably good hardware specs. The phone is currently running on the Android KitKat OS, which is upgradable to Android Lollipop. If you are looking to buy this phone, checkout its highlights below.

Karbonn-Titanium-Machone

– 1.3 GHz Quad core processor
– 1 GB of RAM
– 4.7 inch HD IPS display
– 8 MP rear camera
– 5 MP front camera
– Price: Rs. 6, 990

5. Xolo One: This is another budget dual SIM smartphone with reasonable hardware spec. The company recently upgrades the phone to Lollipop. If you are looking to buy this phone, checkout its highlights below.

Xolo-one

– Quad core 1.3 GHz processor
– 1 GB RAM
– 4.5 inch diplay
– 5 MP rear camera
– VGA front camera
– Price: Rs. 5,499

I know the above list is incomplete. If you know any other Android lollipop phone in this price range, let us know in the comment section below.

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