Best Small-Sized Phones with Small Screen (under 5.1 inch) in India | 2016

best phones with small screens

Which are the best phones with small screen in India?

There are still some of us who prefer having a smartphone that can be operated comfortably using one hand or can be pocketed easily. And while the market is full of devices that make tablets irrelevant, it’s usually hard to find pocket friendly phones. To help you, we’ve put together the list of the best small sized phones in India for this month. By small size, we mean phones having screens below 5.1 inch. We know that exactly isn’t small, but it is the best that is currently available

These handsets have been hand picked by us out of the umpteen phones available in the market and should offer you the best bang for your buck in their respective price segment. Many of these phones also support 4G LTA network. Lastly, the pros and cons and mentioned according to their budget and not according to the other phones in the list.

Also, check the best smartphones with 4GB RAM and the top smartphones with large battery. So here goes the list of the best phones with small screen in India.

 

These are the best smartphones with small screen (under 5.1 inch) in India (2016):

Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus

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Best smartphones with small screen - k5 plus
(2GB RAM)

(3GB RAM)

  • OS Android 5.1
  • Weight 142g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes
  • Processor Snapdragon 616 quad-core 1.5GHz & quad-core 1.2GHz
  • GPU Adreno 405
  • RAM 2GB/3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.8
  • Battery 2,750mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Display
  • + Camera
  • + Processor
  • + RAM

 

 

Moto E3 Power

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best smartphones under 8000 rs in india - moto-e3-power

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 142g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes
  • Processor Mediatek MT6735P quad-core 1GHz Cortex A53
  • GPU Mali-T720MP2
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 3,500mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Android 6.0

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Lenovo VIBE P1m

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Best smartphones with small screen - Lenovo VIBE P1m

  • OS Android 5.1
  • Weight 148g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes
  • Processor Quad-core 1GHz Mediatek MT6735P
  • GPU Mali-T720
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 3,900mAh, non removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery

 

 

Acer Liquid Z530

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Best smartphones with small screen - Acer Liquid Z530

  • OS Android 5.1
  • Weight 145g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Mediatek MT6735 quad-core 1.3GHz Cortex A53
  • GPU Mali-T720MP2
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP
  • Secondary camera 8MP
  • Battery 2,420mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)

Pros and Cons

  • + Camera
  • + Display
  • + Storage

 

 

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)

top smartphones under 10000 rs -SAMSUNG Galaxy J2

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 138g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, AMOLED
  • Storage space 8GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7 Spreadtrum SC8830
  • GPU Mali-400MP2
  • RAM 1.5GB
  • Camera 8MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 2,600mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 6.0
  • – Processor
  • – RAM
  • – Storage

 

 

Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro

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on-5-pro

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 149g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, TFT
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes
  • Processor Octa-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 Exynos 3475
  • GPU Mali-T720
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 2,600mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 6.0
  • – Processor

 

 

Moto G4 Play

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  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 137g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes
  • Processor Octa-core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410
  • GPU Adreno 305
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 2,800mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM (3G + 4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 6.0
  • – Processor

 

 

Lenovo K6 Power

k6-note

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 145g
  • Display resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 430, octa-core 1.4GHz (A53) + 1.1GHz (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP
  • Secondary camera 8MP
  • Battery 4,000mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Android 6.0
  • + RAM
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

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Xiaomi Redmi 3S/ 3S Prime

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Best smartphones with small screen - Redmi 3S
(2GB RAM, 16GB storage)

(3GB RAM, 32GB storage)

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 144g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes
  • Processor Snapdragon 430, octa-core 1.4GHz (A53) + 1.1GHz (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 4,100mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Android 6.0
  • + Processor

 

 

Lenovo ZUK Z1

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  • OS Android 5.1
  • Weight 145g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Display 5 inches, IPS
  • Storage space 64GB
  • Expansion slot No
  • Processor Quad-core 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801
  • GPU Adreno 330
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.2, OIS
  • Secondary Camera 8MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 4,100 mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM (3G+4G LTE)
Pros and Cons
  • + Every spec for this price

 

 

Apple iPhone 6

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Best smartphones with small screen - iphone-6

  • OS iOS 10
  • Weight 128g
  • Display resolution 750 x 1334 pixels
  • Display 4.7 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot No
  • Processor 1.4GHz dual core Apple A8
  • GPU PowerVR GX6450
  • RAM 1GB
  • Camera 8MP, f/2.2, 1/3″ sensor
  • Secondary camera 1.2MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 1,810mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Single SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Brand
  • + Fluid
  • – Cameras
  • – Specs are no match against Android devices in the budget
  • – Price should be closer to 30k

 

 

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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Best smartphones with small screen - galaxy s6 edge

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 132g
  • Display resolution 1440 x 2560
  • Display 5.1 inch
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot No
  • Processor Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 Exynos 7420
  • GPU Mali-T760MP8
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 16MP, f/1.9, 1/2.6″ sensor size
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/1.9
  • Battery 2,600mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Single SIM (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Curved display

 

 

Apple iPhone SE

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Best smartphones with small screen - iphone se

  • OS iOS 10
  • Weight 113g
  • Display resolution 640 x 1136 pixels
  • Display 4.0 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot No
  • Processor 1.84GHz dual core Apple A9
  • GPU PowerVR GT7600
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 12MP, f/2.2, 1/3″ sensor
  • Secondary camera 1.2MP, f/2.4
  • Battery 1,624mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Single SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Brand
  • + Fluid
  • – Specs are no match against Android devices in the budget
  • – Overpriced

 

 

Samsung Galaxy S7

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Best smartphones with small screen - SAMSUNG Galaxy S7

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 152g
  • Display resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Display 5.1 inch
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes
  • Processor Quad-core 2.3GHz Mongoose & Quad-core 1.6GHz Cortex-A53 Exynos 8890
  • GPU Mali-T880 MP12
  • RAM 4GB
  • Camera 12MP, f/1.7, OIS, 1/2.5″ sensor
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/1/7, 1/4.1″ sensor
  • Battery 3,000mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Dual SIM
  • + Processor
  • + RAM

 

 

Apple iPhone 6s

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Best smartphones with small screen - iphone-6s

  • OS iOS 10
  • Weight 143g
  • Display resolution 750 x 1334 pixels
  • Display 4.7 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot No
  • Processor 1.84GHz dual core Apple A9
  • GPU PowerVR GT7600
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 12MP, f/2.2, 1/3″ sensor
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 1,715mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Single SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Brand
  • + Fluid
  • – Display
  • – Non expandable memory