True Octa-core processor based Smartphones are highly preferred by most Smartphone users for enjoying great gaming experience and superior web browsing. Check out the features and price details of top budget octa-core smartphones of 2014 here.
Enjoy great gaming experience, superior web browsing and multi-tasking performance in high-end Octa core smartphones and tablets. MT6592 Octa-Core processor is a latest innovation of MediaTek that offers a perfect balance of performance and power consumption. When it comes to the processing speed of a Smartphone, today mostly people give first preference to faster processor. That’s why, now handset makers are rapidly getting onto the octa-core bandwagon to deliver great multitasking experience to the Android users. Not only premium handsets, but also budget devices are featured with octa-core processors nowadays in order to fulfill the needs of consumers who like to experience advancements without burning a hole in their pockets. India-based company, Micromax and Intex have already incorporated these chips and offering their latest devices at a much lower cost as compared to the high-end category. There are several other mobile developing companies in race to launch octa core processor handsets. Here, we are going to explain top best smartphones that are driven by octa-core processors.
List of octa-core Android Smartphones above Rs. 20,000:
Samsung Galaxy S5
Looking for octa core processor, fantastic screen, versatile & high-quality camera, feature-packed and excellent battery life in single device? Then, Samsung Galaxy S5 could be your best choice as it comes with list of upgrades over its ancestor the Galaxy S4, like redesigned software, much-improved screen and a somewhat better camera. Samsung Galaxy S5 is available in two different variants including Snapdragon 801 SoC and 4G LTE connectivity and an Exynos octa-core SoC on no 4G. The octa-core based Galaxy S5 will be powered by Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS. As well, it features a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display with a 1080×1920 pixels resolution. The display screen of the phone is considered as the best performing Smartphone display by DisplayMate. It comes in 16GB and 32GB variants that you can expand up to 128 GB with microSD card slot. It features 16-megapixel rear camera with HDR and a 2.1-megapixel front-facing camera for video calling. It’s very high priced octa-core smartphone, available at approximately Rs 51,000.
Samsung Galaxy S4
Galaxy S4 is the first phone from Samsung that comes with Octa-core processor. The flagship phone from Samsung boasts Exynos 5410 octa processor that connects two quad-core processors including 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex A7 CPU for lighter workloads and 6GHz quad-core Cortex A15 CPU for heavy workloads. At present, company has introduced upgraded version of the Octa chip dubbed as Exynos 5420 that is 20% higher in general performance and double the 3D graphics performance of the Exynos 5410. The handset is powered by Android’s latest Jelly Bean operating system, which is also good in performance.
Besides high performance OS and CPU, it features 5-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen display that gives the resolution of 1920×1080 pixels, 13 mega-pixel camera and 2-megapixel front-facing camera, 16/32/64GB internal memory and micro SD card slot supporting maximum 64GB additional storage together with 2GB of RAM, 2,600 mAh battery, etc. Other goodies on board are NFC, a user-replaceable battery, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and Infrared port for connectivity. However, all people cannot afford it because it is available at the price of approximately Rs 40,690. With Samsung Galaxy S4, you can make your life richer, simpler, and more enjoyable as well as capture those fun moments when you are together. In addition, it cares enough to monitor our health and well-being.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
After Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung has also incorporated octa core processor in its third generation Android 4.3 Jelly Bean powered phablet, “Galaxy Note 3”. The processor not only uses less power, but also provides a lag-free and smooth performance. It’s smarter, longer, faster and more innovative than ever. It is packed with features like full HD 5.7-inch touch screen, innovative S Pen and long-lasting battery, 3 GB RAM, 32 GB internal storage, 13 megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash and 2 megapixel front camera for video-calling that makes your life easier. The camera features full HD screen resolution with a 480 ppi constituent density that delivers clear and crisp HD video playback and power-saving characteristic for dark-colored wallpapers. With 16/32/64GB of internal memory, that you can expand up to 64GB, the Galaxy Note 3 features 3,200 mAh battery and Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth, Infrared, and 3G for connectivity. Samsung also offers 50GB of DropBox cloud storage for free with Note 3. It’s a very high-tech mobile phone, so the price of this handset is very big – it’s Rs 47,900.
Do you know where the world’s first octa-core smartphone launched? It launched in Chinese market named as Zopo ZP998. Still, it is one of the most popular models to select from. The world’s first octa-core Smartphone comes with MediaTek’s Octa-Core 6592 processor clocked at 1.7GHz coupled with 2GB of RAM. Not only in processor, but also in other features, it’s a good choice. It features a 5.5-inch Full HD display that gives a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, 14-megapixel main snapper with LED flash, and 5-megapixel front-facer take care of imaging. It boasts 2,400mAh battery that runs approximately 270 hours in standby mode. One of the best features of Zopo ZP998 is that it gives 32GB of internal storage that can be doubled with micro SD card slot. There is also NFC, OTG, Wi-Fi, 3G, 4G, and Bluetooth for custom ROMs. It is available at the price tag of Rs 24,000.
Intexi17 is another MediaTek MT6592 octa-core powered smartphone. It features a 6-inch HD IPS display with 1280 x 720 pixels of screen resolution and runs on Android 4.2 jelly bean operating system. Speed of octa-core processor is 1.7GHz. It features 13-megapixel auto focus rear camera with LED flash and 5-megapixel front camera for video calling and 2GB of RAM. The first octa-core processor includes all eight cores at the same time for superior multi-tasking, lag-free performance and well-organized power consumption. There are two choices in internal storage mode – 8GB and 16GB. One best thing about both cameras is that it can record 1080 pixel video. It also includes FM radio, 3.5mm audio jack, Dual Yamaha 1420 speakers with 1.2W output, etc. In terms of battery life, Intex i17 comes with 2300mAH battery life. On the connectivity front, it comes with Wi-Fi 802.1, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth, and a GPS. It is available at the price of Rs. 20,000.
Micromax Canvas 5
Micromax Canvas 5 is powered by MediaTek octa-core MT6592 processor. It will hit the market very soon. Along with octa-core processor, it offers 2GB of RAM, customized UI, 16GB of internal storage, and 3000mAh battery. MT6592 chipset is world’s original true Octa core mobile processor that is built on advanced 28nm HPM for high-performance process. However, there is no micro SD card slot support, because it offers unibody design. The price detail of Canvas 5 has not been announced yet, so stay tuned until its official announcement.
List of octa-core Android Smartphones below Rs. 20,000:
One can not only enjoy octa-core processor in premium mobile phones, but also in budget android phone. Here, we have explained about also budget octa core smartphones.
Intex Aqua Octa (19,999)
Intex Aqua Octa is one of the best octa-core dual SIM device, which is powered by Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. It gives HD OGS 6-inch touch screen IPS display that gives a resolution of 720×1280 pixels. Internal storage of the device is 16GB that can be expanded up to 32GB through microSD card slot. Like premium device, it gives 13-megapixel rear-facing camera and 5-megapixel front facing camera with LED flash and video calling facility respectively. Moreover, it is featured with standard connectivity like Bluetooth, NFC, Wi-Fi options and 2300 mAh battery, which is capable of delivering up to 6 hours of talk time and 180 hours of standby time, music player and video player.
Micromax Canvas Knight (19,999)
This is the first and best Octa core smartphone from Micromax. Canvas Knight is packed with remarkable specifications like Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS, 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal memory. It has an octa-core MediaTek MT6592T processor clocked at 2 GHz. With the right mix of pricing, it becomes one of best selling smartphone for this season. 5-inch Full HD IPS display gives it a phablet look with a pixel density of 443 pixels per inch. It is best choice for photo enthusiasts who need high megapixel camera because it features 16 MP primary camera with OmniVision CameraShip sensor and 8 MP front-facer for video calling. In terms of battery, the handset offers 2,350 mAh battery.
IBerry Auxus Nuclea N2 (19,990)
IBerry is expanding its Smartphone portfolio in India, that’s why it has launched Auxus Nuclea N2 smartphone after huge success of Nuclea N1. It is powered by a 1.7 GHz Octa core processor. It runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS and features 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory with the support of microSD card. It offers dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) support with dual standby. 3,500 mAh battery provides impressive battery life that runs up to 24 hours under moderate use.
Gionee Elife E7 Mini (19,500)
Recently, Gionee gave a surprise to the Indian audience by introducing a mini version of their flagship Elife E7 Smartphone – Gionee ELIFE E7 mini. Power is supplied through Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system and 1.7GHz octa-core Mediatek MT6592 processor along with Mali 450MP4 GPU and 1GB of RAM. It comes with a 4.7-inch IPS IGZO touchscreen display with a 720×1280 pixels resolution. The device has 13-megapixel camera that you can use as a rear or front camera. Thus, you can make video calling efficiently with high-resolution sensor. It is offered with 16GB of internal memory, a non-removable 2,100mAh battery and standard connectivity options like 3G support, dual-SIM card slots, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, and NFC. It does not support microSD card slot but it doesn’t matter because it is enough for most of the users.
WickedLeak Wammy Passion X (18,500)
The WickedLeak Wammy Passion X is “Super Hydrophobic” device featured with water-repellent Nano coating that makes the phone largely impervious to all kinds of liquids. Water-resistant body gives protection for components if the phone is uncovered to water or any water-based liquid for up to 30 minutes. It is based 1.7GHz octa-core processor which is capable of running all eight cores at the same time. Four cores are more powerful and four are less powerful that activates according workload and battery condition. It offers 2 GB of RAM, 16GB of internal memory, which is good at this price tag. The device is fueled by Android 4.2.2, which can load large number of tabs in the browser without slowing down speed. The rear camera is rated at 13-megapixel sensor that is enough to take photos and videos in daylight.
Karbonn Titanium Octane Plus (17,990)
Both Titanium Octane and Titanium Octane Plus are based on Octa-core processor. Only difference is it features. The plus version is available with high-end features like 5 inch touch screen display with FHD resolution of 1920×1080 pixels, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage with expandable capacity. It is fueled by 1.7 GHz MediaTek MT6592 octa-core processor and chocolaty Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. When it comes to the imaging segment, the phone offers 16 MP rear snapper and 8 MP front-facer snapper for video calling.
Wickedleak Wammy Titan 3 Octa (14,990)
Indigenous Smartphone maker, Wickedleak has introduced Wammy Titan 3 Octa Smartphone with water-resistant AquaProtect Technology to protect the handset from accidental damages. The device comes with 5.7-inch IPS WXGA screen that delivers 800×1280 pixels resolution. The screen is wrapped with OGS lamination and Dragon Tail Glass coating that gives better look and performance. It is fueled by 1.7GHz MT6592 Octa-core processor and coupled with 2GB RAM and runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS. Like other octa-core device, it offers 13-megapixel auto focus rear camera with 4096 x 3072 pixel resolution and 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The phablet boasts 16GB built-in storage, which can be expanded up to 64 GB with micro SD card slot. On the connectivity front, it supports Bluetooth 2.1, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and GPS, and comes with 3,200 mAh battery, which runs approximately 2-3 days under standby mode.
Panasonic P81 (18,990)
Now, Panasonic has also entered in the market of Octa-core Smartphone with Panasonic P81, which will be available very soon. The much awaited Panasonic p81 powered by 1.7GHz MediaTek MT6592 octa-core processor with Mali450-MP4 GPU to handle graphic rich games and 1 GB of RAM to take charge of multi-tasking. It sports 5.5-inch IPS multi touch HD display with resolution of 720X1280p and pixel density of 267ppi. A 13-mega pixel rear camera with LED flash, autofocus and capability of recording 1080p FHD videos and 2 mega-pixel front cameras make it more attractive for shutterbugs. One of the pleasurable things about P81 is its 8GB internal storage capacity that you can expand up to 32GB with microSD card slot. This Dual-SIM mobile phone runs on Android v4.2 Jelly Bean OS and offers numerous software features like Gesture Play, Dual Play – Dual window operation, Pop-i Player.