Smartphones you should buy this Diwali

As the festive occasion of Diwali is inching closer, the deals on latest smartphones are also piling up. The market is flooded with several good devices with discounts across all price categories.

The Indian mobile phone market has witnessed the launch many high end and some pocket friendly smartphones in the past few months. Many e-commerce marketplaces as well as the physical retail shops are offering some tempting deals on these devices.

Infibeam and Shopclues have come up with unboxed smartphone sale, where consumers can buy the latest and low to high-end price tag smartphone at discounted prices

Infibeam claims that each phone is quality tested, cleaned, restored to working order and seal packed with original box and all available accessories.

So, if you are planning to buy a smartphone, this might be the best time to expand your gadget portfolio.

Here are the 10 smartphones you can purchase this festive season:

Apple iPhone 6S

Apple launched its flagship device last month for the Indian market. The 16GB variant was priced at Rs 62,000, while the 64GB was priced for Rs 72,000.


The iPhone 6s features a 4.7-inch (1334×750 pixels) display with 3D-Touch technology, and is powered by the new A9 64-bit processor with M9 motion co-processor and 2GB of RAM. The smartphone also features 16GB/64GB/128GB internal storage options, 12-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel selfie camera, 1,715mAh battery, and on the software front it runs on iOS 9 out-of-the-box.

The e-commerce website Paytm offers the 16GB variant for Rs 54,000, while the 64GB variant is available for Rs 62,690 on Shopmonk.

Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 5 at a price of Rs 53,900 for the 32GB variant. The 64GB was priced at Rs 59,900.


The phablet sports a 5.7-inch QHD Super AMOLED display, and is powered by an Exynos 7420 64-bit octa-core processor paired with 4GB of RAM.

It packs a 16MP f/1.9 rear camera with optical image stabilization, while there is a 5MP selfie camera. It is juiced by a 3,000mAh battery and it runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out-of-the box.

The 32GB variant can now be bought for Rs 45,000 from the e-commerce website eBay. The 64GB in turn can be purchased at a price of Rs 55,490 from

OnePlus 2

OnePlus launched its flagship smartphone in July at a price of Rs 24,999. It is exclusively available on

OnePlus 2 on Amazon in India

The device comes with 5.5-inch full display, and is powered by a Snapdragon 810 v2.1 processor paired with 4GB of RAM. On the camera front the OnePlus 2 features a 13MP camera at the back and a 5MP front facing camera.

The flagship also features 64GB internal storage, a 3,300mAh battery, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, LTE support on SIM cards, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth.

Motorola Moto X Play

Motorola launched the Moto X Play for Indian market at a price of Rs 18,999, and is exclusively available on Flipkart. Motorola also confirmed that the Moto X Play will be manufactured in India.

Moto Play

The company has also announced the Android Marshmallow update. Specification wise, the Moto X Play packs a 5.5-inch full HD display.

Under the hood is a 1.7GHz Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, paired with Adreno 405 GPU, and 2GB of RAM. It boasts a 21MP rear camera and up front is a 5MP selfie camera.

It is now available for a new price tag of Rs 18,499 from the e-commerce website Flipkart.

ASUS Zenfone 2 Deluxe

Asus launched the Zenfone Deluxe alongside the ZenFone Selfie, ZenFone 2 Laser in August. The smartphone is priced at Rs 22,999.

asus zenfone 2 deluxe

It features a 5.5-inch 1080p display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and is powered by an Intel Z3580 quad-core 64-bit processor.

The smartphone also features 4GB of RAM, 64GB internal storage, microSD card slot, 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front-facing camera, 3,000mAh battery, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth.

LG Nexus 5X

Google launched its LG Nexus 5X 32GB variant priced at Rs 35,990 however the 16GB variant was available for Rs 31,990.


The smartphone features a 5.2-inch 1080p display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and is powered by a Snapdragon 808 64-bit processor. It also features a 12MP rear camera with 4K video recording, and a 2,700mAh battery. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

The device is available for Rs 26,529 on e-commerce website, while Amazon India is selling at Rs 29,690.

Vishal Kawadkar
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