Tablet market has been growing at a high pace around the world and the segment that has seen most customers is the budget segment. The tablets priced below Rs. 15000 tend to fit in most people’s budget and also provide good value for money. A large number of companies are trying their luck in the budget segment and are making it even more confusing for a customer to choose the best among all. Here is a list of top 10 budget tablets below Rs. 15000 that will sort out the confusion.
1. Google Nexus 7 2013
Nexus devices hold a special place in the market due to their timely OS updates. The Google Nexus 7 2013 brought the same league of amazing devices to the budget segment. Sporting a 1080p display and powerful quad-core processor for such a low budget left many jaws dropped. The Lollipop update makes it even more tempting to purchase. Google has officially stopped producing the device but you can find it easily in the market at a good price.
2. Apple iPad Mini (16GB, Wi-Fi Only)
Despite being launched three years back, the tablet is one of the best performers in its range, all thanks to Apple. After launching the iPad Mini 3, Apple decided to drop the prices of the first gen mini tablet which now retails for below Rs. 15000. The 16GB model of the iPad mini is still one of the best in the segment only because of good value for money proposition.
3. Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0
The latest iteration of the Galaxy Tab series is the Tab 4 and the smallest of them sports a screen size of 7 inches. Sporting a quad-core processor and 1.5GB of RAM, the tablet is able to handle the most of whatever is thrown at it. Coming from Samsung, it holds the tag of being worthy of your every penny spent. It is available for around Rs. 15000 and is a good value for money tablet.
4. Lenovo A8 Android Tablet
Lenovo is ruling the laptop market and it is now trying its luck in the tablet segment too. The good quality 8-inch display adds a punch to the tablet and makes it more usable. The 2GB RAM and the latest generation Intel processor make the tablet smoother than butter. It is available on various e-commerce platforms for a price just below Rs. 15000.
5. Asus Fonepad 7 2014 FE170CG
Asus Fonepad 7 is one of the cheapest voice calling enabled tablets available in the market. A combination of Intel Atom processor and 1GB RAM make it a great performer without consuming much of the vital battery power. The 8GB model, with expandability of up to 64GB, is available for Rs 7999 on Flipkart. The dual-SIM tablet is surely worth your consideration when you have a budget sailing below Rs 10000.
6. Huawei MediaPad Honor T1
This is one of the best 3G calling tablets available on a budget. Huawei MediaPad Honor T1 packs in an 8-inch display with 1280×800 pixel display and is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon processor that provides enough power for all the tasks. This great looking tablet is available for Rs 8999 on all the e-commerce websites.
7. Dell Venue 8 32GB
Powered by dual-core Intel Atom processor under the hood, this Dell tablet is one of the most power efficient tablets in this segment. The 2GB RAM makes the multitasking a breeze. The 8 inches of screen estate takes the media consumption pleasure to a different level. The tablet is available for Rs. 14999 via online stores.
8. Digiflip Pro XT811
Following the footsteps of Amazon, Flipkart also launched its range of tablets that were mainly targeted at the budget segment. Available for Rs. 8299 on Flipkart, this 8-inch 3G calling enabled tablet packs in a 2GHz Intel Atom processor and 1GB of RAM that gives it enough power to handle anything and everything thrown at it.
9. Xolo Play Tegra Note
The Xolo Play Tegra Note is one of the best gaming tablets in the world! Being powered by NVidia Tegra 4 SoC, the tablet is always at ease while handling heavy tasks and games. It also comes with a stylus which helps to bring out the hidden artist in you. It was launched in a price bracket of Rs. 20000 but is now available on Flipkart for Rs. 8999, which in itself is a great deal.
10. Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Neo
It is one of the cheapest tablets available from Samsung. Being a ‘Neo’, the tablet comes with toned down specifications that include a 7-inch 1024×600 display, 3G voice calling support, a dual-core processor and 1GB of RAM. For a price of Rs. 9999, the tablet is worth your consideration.