The quad core revolution was started by Micromax Canvas HD and since then we have witnessed a lot budget oriented quad-core devices in India. In theory quad core processors should perform faster. It works like a factory, instead of putting all the load on one person, the work is distributed among 4 different people and they complete the work as a whole. The case is similar in multi-core phones.
In this article I will be sharing the top smartphones powered by a quad-core processor that you can buy in the Indian Market. Lets go!
The first smartphone by any Indian Phone maker to feature a quad core processor is the Canvas HD A116. The other special highlight of the Canvas HD is its 5″ HD (720p) IPS display. It comes with the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out of the box. The phone is powered by a MediaTek’s MT 6589 Cortex-A7 processor. The GPU part is handled by PowerVR Series 5XT. It comes up with 1GB RAM and 4GB ROM which can further expanded via micro SD card upto 32 GB. The primary camera is of 8 MP and secondary front camera is of 2 MP. It is currently retailing at a price of Rs 16,000.
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The main highlight of this phone is the process. The 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor is from Qualcomm Snapdragon which is used by companies like HTC and Nokia. It comes with Android Jelly Bean out of the box. It has 1 GB RAM and 4 GB ROM which can be expanded upto 32 GB via micro SD card. It uses a 5″ qHD display. The primary camera is of 8 MP and secondary camera is of 2 MP. It is currently being sold at a price of Rs 12.000.
This the smaller brother of the Titanium S5. It has almost the same configuration as the Karbonn Titanium S5 with the exception that the screen is little bit smaller which is 4.5″ qHD display and the camera MP count has been decreased. The rear camera is of 5 MP and the front camera is of VGA quality. It retails at a price of Rs 10,300.
Xolo Q800 is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad core processor and is supported by 1 GB ROM . It comes with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean out of the box. It has a 4.5 ” qHD IPS display. The GPU is the PowerVR SGX544. The primary camera is of 8 MP and secondary camera is of 1 MP. It is being sold at a price of Rs 12,500.
Wammy Titan 2
This is the upgraded version of the original Wammy Titan. Wammy Titan 2 is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6589 processor. It is supported by a 1GB RAM. It uses a huge 5.3 ” qHD IPS display. The primary camera is of 8 MP and secondary camera is of huge 5 MP. Wammy Titan 2 will be shipped with the latest Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. It is being sold at a price of Rs 14,000.
This smartphone is famous because of its quad core processor and its full HD display and pixel density of 441. Currently full HD display (1080p) is only being used in premium phones like Sony Xperia Z and Samsung Galaxy S4. Umi X2 comes with Gorilla Glass 2. It comes with 2 GB RAM. It has a inbuilt storage of 32 GB which is huge! It has a primary camera of 13 MP and a front camera of 3 MP. It is being sold at a price of Rs 14,000. We can call it the poor man’s Galaxy S4 because of the relatively same specification.
So these were the top 6 Android Smartphones with Quad Core processor. Which one is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below.