The arrival of 4G in India has drastically changed the scenery of networking and connectivity in the country. People are more inclined towards obtaining a 4G connection as there’s barely any difference in the cost of a 3G and a 4G data pack. The only hindrance people meet with is a mobile phone that doesn’t support 4G. To explore the complete capabilities of a 4G connection, one must have a phone that supports 4G and as it’s a relatively new concept in India several phones only support 3G and not beyond. The phone manufacturing companies have realized this issue and have started launching many 4G enabled smartphones. Over here, we will provide you with a list of available and affordable 4G smartphones to watch out for in the market.

Moto G (3rd Gen)

This 4G enabled android phone is budget friendly with some amazing specifications. It comes packed with a 720p 5 inch display with cornering gorilla glass 3 protection and is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor. It has dual sim capabilities and features a 13Mp rear and a 5Mp front camera along with a 2470 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy On5

The world’s largest phone manufacturer came up with an affordable smartphone in November last year, the Galaxy On5. It’s a dual sim 4G enabled smartphone that features a 5 inch HD screen, 1.5 GB RAM, 8Mp rear and 5Mp front camera. It also packs a 2600 mAh battery and comes pre-installed with Android 5.1 OS.

Asus Zenfone Max


The Chinese technology powerhouse is known to manufacture advanced and affordable smartphones and the Zenfone Max is no exception. This 4G mobile is big on battery packing 5000 mAh of juice. It features a 5.5 inch HD screen with gorilla glass 4 protection. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad core Snapdragon 410 processor with 2GB RAM. The Zenfone Max comes installed with a 13Mp rear and 5Mp front camera along with 16 GB internal storage.

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime

Another Chinese biggie, Xiaomi has built quite a customer base in India, selling a record-breaking number of phones last year. The Redmi 2 Prime is an affordable 4G enabled smartphone that boasts of a 2GB RAM along with a 64-bit quad-core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410 processor. It has a 4.7 inch HD screen with Dragontail glass for protection and comes installed with an 8Mp front and 2Mp rear shooter.

Along with these affordable phones available in the market, also look out for the flagship phones of big manufactures releasing this year in India. Apple’s iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 6 and S7, One Plus 3 and HTC One M10. These phones may not be easy on the pocket but are worth every penny. So next time while purchasing smartphones in India, ensure that its 4G enabled and also comes with good specifications so that you can explore 4G’s full capabilities.

Apart from these there are a lot of other 4G mobile players that offer interesting buying options at competitive prices. The 4G mobile market has just picked up in India and is bound to grow at a faster rate.