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Three Smartphones in 18000 to 20000 Rupees Budget

OnePlus One 16 GB Review and Specifications

LG G3 Stylus

The LG electronics has launched a mid-budget smartphone as an affordable alternative to its current flagship the LG G3. The G3 stylus is an identical gadget to the flagship G3 in terms of look and buttons placement. It, however, features average specifications and more pronounced plastic craft at the selling price of 18000 rupees.

Similar to the LG G3, the G3 stylus repeats replacement of control keys from sides to the back. Inherited with the concept of single hand operation, end user’s index finger can reach to power and volume control buttons, which are placed at the back.

The G3 stylus is a dual SIM smartphone sports a 5.5 inches qHD display with resolution measured in 540 by 960 Pixels. Not so great yet effective 200 PPI pixel density enhances plugged 3000 mAh battery longevity. End users are assured to have sufficient battery backup for three days of usages on the normal consumption. You can enjoy endless photography, calls, and internet surfing as well as HD games playing.

3000 mAh Powerful Battery

According to official listing, the 3000 mAh battery provides 25 Days of 2G and 20 Days of 3G standby. Also, user can have 25 hours of 2G and 16 hours of 3G network calling. We are sure of having a strong battery power in the LG G3 Stylus.

LG G3 Stylus Specifications and Price in India

The G3 stylus is powered by a MediaTek quad-core processor with clock speed of 1.3 GHz in support of 1 GB RAM and Mali 400 MP2 Graphic processing unit. There is a 8 GB Flash memory installed, which can be expanded upto 32 GB with support of a MicroSD card. Also, it runs on Android KitKat 4.4.2 and upgradable to KitKat 4.4.4.

The brand LG has used its own user interface, which is indeed light and smoothly operated on the given processing power. As far as processing power is concerned, we did not experience any lag during normal multitasking and HD games playing. 2GB RAM could have been cherry on a cake, but still 1GB RAM isn’t bad as the end user is benefited with allotted of around 500 MB free RAM after the first boot.

The LG has built the phone with believe of a true alternative to its flagship LG G3. In my opinion, at the given selling price, the smartphone gadget is qualifying to be the same.

13MP and 1.3MP Camera

The G3 stylus lists a 13 MP primary and a 1.3 MP front-facing camera. The primary camera is optimized for recording of 1080P video at 30 frames per second. There is a LED flash placed right at the back, which enables it takes quality snaps in artificial lights. Moreover, auto focus, geo-tagging, touch focus and panorama along with excellent tools of LG camera application enhance camera experience with the G3 stylus. Both cameras offers excellent quality output and production quality FHD videos.

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Extra Features :

  1. Guest Mode
  2. Knock Code Security Access Control
  3. Install Remote Apps and Make it a dedicated remote control for your TV.
  4. LG offers some quality preinstalled application to enhance performance.
  5. Great Sound output

In totality, we like this smartphone gadget, which offers excellent camera, long lasting battery and power friendly qHD display and certainly lag-free multitasking experience.

Price 18500 Rupees
SIM Dual, MicroSIM, GSM, 3G+2G; BT4, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, GPS; Android Kitkat 4.4.2
Screen 5.5 Inches, 540×960 Pixels, 200 PPI
Processor 1.3 GHz Quad Core MediaTek; Mali-400MP2; 1GB RAM, 8GB Memory, 32GB Card Support
Camera 13 MP[P], 1.3 MP[F], 1080P Recording
Battery 3000 mAh
Body 10.2 mm [Th], 163 Gram [W]


OnePlus One 16GB

The OnePlus is a new kid in town and it has launched its smartphone that has been advertised a Flagship Killer. Here, we are discussing OnePlus One 16GB varient. In terms of software optimization and hardware allocation, both memory variants are the same.

Partnering with eCommerce website, OnePlus plans to take its smartphone to Indian consumers through online route. Recently the brand has start accepting orders for 16GB variant, which is available at just 19000 rupees. If you are buying during festival season, you can avail around 10% cash back on credit card offers.

The One comes with solid craft, having sand stone finishing with amount of roughness for good grip. Its body craft looks slim and touch with stylish rear, which isn’t exposed to fingerprint magnet. The smartphone gadget runs on a custom Android Kitkat version 4.4.4 and upgradable to Android Kitkat Lollipop 5.0.1.

Since Cyanogen OS has been in an exclusive tie-up with Micromax for India sales, the One brand has announced that it would come with its own update for Android Lollipop on the OnePlus One platform. The gadget is 8.9 mm thin and 162 gram in gross weight with inbuilt battery.

Snapdragon Processor and 3GB RAM

The One 16 GB runs on a Snapdragon 801 quad-core chipset with clock speed of 2.5 GHz. This is the most advanced processor chipset has been installed in Xperia Z3, LG G3 and HTC One M8 flagships of 2014. To have smooth multitasking, there is a dedicated 3GB RAM supported by Adreno 330 GPU.

The flagship killer excludes Memory expansion and has a sealed memory option of 16 and 64 GB. No lags or some sort of annoying sluggish performance, while it comes for day to day operation with the OnePlus One. The smartphone gadget has too much in terms of hardware and processing power.

OnePlus One 16 GB Review and Specifications

For gaming review, we had played two most popular and resources demanding games – Asphalt 8 and Nova 3. On high end setting of games, performance was brilliantly smooth and lags free. In my opinion, the OnePlus One is the best gaming smartphone under 20000 rupees budget category. In terms of processing speed and multitasking, this device is blazingly fast and ultra responsive.

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On the AnTuTU benchmark, the OnePlus One has a score of 36190 point against Samsung Galaxy S5’s 36550 point.

The One comes with seal-in 3100 mAh battery with a fast charger in the sales box. A complete charging session requires just two hours of continues charging. Once again the One smartphones outperforms any other smartphone, falls under 20000 rupees budget brackets with its extra ordinary battery backup. On normal usages, I got almost three days of battery life. We give a big thumb up for excellent battery power.

The One features a 13 MP rear and 5MP front facing shooter. The primary camera is optimized for 4K video recording with auto focus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama and HDR mode. You can record entire home function or marriage function in 4K resolution with stereo sound quality. This gadget is a perfect pocket handy cam. Interestingly, this is also the best selfie smartphone as we find FHD recording by the 5MP front facing camera.

The One sports a standard 5.5 inches display with FHD resolution and excellent 401 PPI pixel density. There is corning gorilla glass 3 protection and fancy features such as gesture mode and double tap to wake up are enabled as well. Display is vivid, bright and offers wide viewing angle. Depth of display is far from excellence.

Extra Features:

  1. Sound: Extremely loud but lacks base.
  2. Low Light Photography: Good not excellent. It struggle bit while it comes to shoot in artificial light.
  3. Calling Quality: Good not excellent
  4. Network connectivity: Excellent
  5. Connectivity Options: Excellent
  6. OTG Support: YES
Price  19000 Rupees
SIM Single, MicroSIM, GSM; Android Kitkat 4.4.4; BT4, NFC, Wi-Fi, DLNA, USB 2.0, GPS
Screen 5.5 Inches, FHD, 401 PPI
Processor 2.5 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 801; Adreno 330; 3GB RAM, 16GB Memory
Camera 13 MP[P], 5 MP[F], 1080P Recording
Battery 3100 mAh
Body 8.9 mm [Th], 162 Gram [W]


Lenovo S90 Sisley

If you want to own an Apple iPhone, but can’t spend 65000 rupees to buy one, then the Lenovo S90 is a good choice for you. In terms of its outer look, it is an absolute replica of iPhone 6.

The S90 Sisley is packed up in a uni-body incredibly thin body. It is measured in 6.9 mm of thickness and 129 gram of weight. It is an extremely light-weight and thin smartphone available under 20000 rupees budget. Though, it is a light-weight craft, but that doesn’t influence its growth to render effective and lag-free multitasking and gaming.

The S90 runs on Android KitKat 4.4.2 and has a custom user interface running over it. Lenovo’s in-house developed user interface called VIBE is quite user friendly and request for less resource to perform exceptional task. Under the calling interface, you get highly customized swift keypad without the support for native video calling. It comes with LTE or 4G network support, but discounts Indian 4G networks connectivity.

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Coming to screen side of the S90 Sisley, it sports a 5 inches AMOLED display wherein pixel density is 294 Pixel per inch and total resolution is 720P. Touch panel smoothness and responsiveness is quite remarkable in this device along with really vivid and super bright display. In terms of multimedia experience, end user gets clear and sufficient loudness that translates in great musical pleasure any time. I can summarize that the S90 comes with awesome display and excellent sound output.

Lenovo S90 Review and Specifications

The S90 dons a 4G oriented new chipset from the Snapdragon. Its quad-core processor has a clock speed of 1.2 GHz, supported by a 2 GB installed RAM and Adreno 306 GPU. There is no memory expansion port and the smartphone available in two memory variant – 16 GB and 32 GB. At the AnTuTU benchmark, the Lenovo S90 scores 19856 Points, which is well appreciated.

The device offers fueled performance, which is lag-free during day-to-day operation. We had played some high resource demanding Android action games that included modern combat 5 and Nova 3 to review its gaming ability. Our experience was amazing and smoothness in frame call was also without delay.

Considered replica of iPhone6, the S90 Sisley features dual camera with auto focus and latest image technology. Its primary camera renders a 13 MP auto-focus lens with 1/3.2” sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size and HDR recording in 1080P resolution at 30 frames per second.

It offers pleasure experience with quick adjusted shutter and auto focus. Output images are in good quality with great amount of details. Fortunately, its 8MP front focus camera also offers auto focus optimization and great selfie experience even in low light with the help of installed LED flash.

Extra Features :

  1. Take snapshot from videos.
  2. Multi Windows Support offers Resize, arrange, and moving in screen.
  3. Super power saver mode is available to discourage application for power consumption.
  4. Busy Mode offers call rejection and a default message to callers.


The end user gets a share of 25GB free memory in 32GB model and 12GB free memory from 16GB model.  In spite of advance management of software and preinstalled applications only 489 MB free RAM remains free after the first boot. The Lenovo S90 does not support USB OTG memory enhancement.

Price 20000 Rupees
SIM Dual, MicroSIM, GSM, 3G+2G; Android Kitkat 4.4.2; BT4, NFC, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0, GPS
Screen 5 Inches, AMOLED, HD, 294 PPI
Processor 1.2 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 410; Adreno 306; 1/2 GB, 16/32 GB Memory
Camera 13 MP[P], 8 MP[F], 1080P Recording
Battery 2300 mAh
Body 6.9 mm [Th], 129 Gram [W]

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