3G Telecom service made Indian’s navigate to 3G supporting mobile phone. Already high end mobile phones have this as primary feature but people who cannot afford these high end phones, have many other option for fulfilling their 3G fantasy and here are some of them.
1. Samsung Hero E3213
Build for budget users Samsung Hero is really low priced but is 3G enabled and has HSDPA 900/2100 supporting upto 3.6Mbps. It doesn’t have much powerful camera but comes with VGA camera which shoots pics at 640×480 resolution and even does the video recording. Internal memory is just 36MB but is enough looking at the phone. Alongside it allows microSD card expansion upto 8GB.
Price: Rs. 3390/- INR – Buy Samsung Hero E3213.
2. Nokia 2730 Classic
Brought at a considerable price, Nokia 2730 is very good phone supporting 3G UMTS 900/2100 on the other side. It comes with 2mp camera with no secondary camera, (well, you won’t get any phone with front camera in this budget). Runs on Symbian s40 operating system, supports memory upto 2GB where 1GB card is already bundled with the phone.
Price: Rs. 3450/- INR – Buy Nokia 2730 Classic.
3. Nokia C2-01
Another good phone from Nokia, C2-01 supports 3G UMTS 850 / 1900 / 2100 which is better than the 2730 Classic. It has better camera which is 3.15mp. This one also runs on the same Symbian s40 OS, with better internal memory 43 MB, 64 MB RAM, 128 MB ROM and additionally supporting microSD card upto 16GB.
Price: Rs. 3895/- INR – Buy from Nokia C2-01.
4. Samsung Metro 3G S5350
Samsung Metro has slightly bigger screen than the above with 2.2inch screen and supports HSDPA 3.6 Mbps. It has 3.15mp camera with autofocus.It comes with Samsung’s own OS named SHP and provides 100MB internal memory with microSD card installation facility supporting upto 16GB.
Price: Rs. 5599/- INR – Buy Samsung Metro 3G S5350.
5. Sony Ericsson Cedar
It’s slightly better than the above phones and has same screen size of 2.2inch. Providing 3G HSDPA, 7.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 2 Mbps which makes it better than above. Plus it has 2mp camera with primary features such as Geo-tagging, video-calling but without the front camera. Additionally it includes 280MB of internal memory and expandable microSD card slot.
Price: Rs. 4253/- INR – Buy Sony Ericsson Cedar.