5 Things to Consider While Buying a Smartphone in 2016

2016 is going to be the year in which you’ll find that companies will try to attract customers to their smartphones by providing the best features at the best price. As per your budget, you may definitely be able to find many top Android smartphones. In 2016 you may look to definitely have a perfect Android smartphone for yourself. Let me make you know the 5 important things that you should consider in year 2016 so that you’ll be able to buy a smartphone that will make you happy. Smartphones are getting better and the innovation in technology may definitely improve them much more. Don’t purchase an Android smartphone in 2016 without considering the important factors mentioned in this article.

A good thing about the Indian smartphones market in the year 2016 is going to be the increased competition. People looking for smartphones in less budget that is between Rs 5,000 to Rs 10,000 will be able to find many options. At the same time, even those people who have budget of Rs 30,000 to Rs 40,000 will be able to find premium Android smartphones with the most elegant design. The low price segment is going to be very important one for companies as there are many who’ll be looking for good Android smartphones under Rs 10,000 or Rs 15,000.

Important Tips to Buy Smartphone in 2016

Important Tips for Buying Best Android Smartphone

1. Display Screen Size and Glass Protection

Large display screen is something most of the youngsters are preferring as it allows them to watch videos and movies clearly at the same time multitasking becomes easier. 5.5 inch or even smartphones with 6 inch display are been purchased by people, but some people still like Android smartphones with 5 inch or 4.5 inch display and the only reason for it is comfort. Carrying and handling a smartphone with large screen can be difficult, while carrying a smartphone with medium screen size can be easy.

So whenever you’re considering the screen size, you shouldn’t copy others and go with the screen size you find to be perfect for yourself.

Gorilla Glass protection makes a smartphone’s display safe from the scratches and the latest one is Gorilla Glass 4. Some companies are even providing dragontrail glass in their smartphones which is consider to be decent by many. If you always worry about scratches and breaking the display screen, then definitely check out if the company has provided Glass protection to the display of the smartphone.

2. Processor and Internal Storage

People were previously considering Quad Core processor as a good one, but now most companies are providing Octa Core processor in their smartphones. So if you need a powerful smartphone, then you need to look for a smartphone with a good Octa Core processor. You even need to consider the chipset used as Qualcomm Snapdragon is the most popular one.

It will be interesting to see that whether 2016 will be the year in which most powerful Android smartphones will get launched by Indian as well as international companies.

3. Battery and Fast Charging Feature

No one wants to waste time and that’s why all people are looking for smartphones with the best battery. Nowadays many companies are providing 3000 mAh or even 4000 mAh battery in their smartphones which is going to become common in the year 2016. You shouldn’t buy a smartphone if the battery is not what I mentioned as then you’ll need to charge your smartphone again and again.

Fast or quick charging is something which has become one of the most important features in the year 2015. People may definitely want to charge their Android smartphone faster and that’s why all are going to look for this feature. People may even compare the quick charging feature of different smartphones before making the decision as it will allow them in choosing the smartphone that charges very much faster than other smartphones.

Some people even consider that whether wireless charging support is available as they keep travelling a lot and wireless charging is something which they really like.

4. Android Operating System Version

Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system got lot of popularity and nowadays the latest Android version is Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Android operating system is getting improved with the new versions. Make sure that you’re purchasing Android smartphone with the latest Android version as then you’ll be able to get all the new features. Avoid buying a smartphone having an older version which may not allow you to try out Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) or the upcoming Android system versions.

5. Front Camera and Features for Taking Best Selfies

The craze for selfies has increased a lot in year 2015 and you may find that the craze may increase more in year 2016. You should definitely look for a good front camera which may mean at least a 8 megapixel camera in the front or even a better one. It will be interesting to see whether companies will decide to provide special 15MP or 21MP camera especially for selfies. Some people like the beautification and the other selfie features which make the selfies look amazing. You should definitely check if the smartphone you’re purchasing has got some special selfie features.

Why I Didn’t Consider RAM as a Factor?

You may be thinking that ‘Why I’ve not mentioned RAM as an important factor’? The only reason for it is that companies are providing 2GB or even 3GB RAM in smartphones within Rs 10,000. If you’re going to be ready to spend around Rs 20,000 to Rs 30,000, then definitely the most smartphones that you’ll find are those having minimum of 2GB RAM. Some companies are even launching Android smartphones with 4GB RAM which is something really good, but people are confused that whether so much of RAM is required.

It will be interesting to see whether some companies will improve the design of their Android smartphones in the year 2016 which will make people consider even design as an important factor. If you’re going to buy a high budget smartphone, then you may even check out the type of fingerprint scanner provided in the smartphone as fingerprint scanner has kept on improving.

These important factors may definitely be considered by most of the people who will decide to buy a smartphone online or offline in the year 2016. Some people may even get confused that whether they should visit an online store to go to the local retail store. You need to make the right decision at the right time as you may not like to invest more than once on a smartphone in a year. Which thing you think is the most important to consider while buying an Android smartphone in year 2016?