The affordable 4G smartphone segment in India saw a major boost in 2015 as customers found themselves spoilt for choice with many national and international brands with new-age features at exciting price ranges being offered to them, e-commerce major Flipkart said in a release on Thursday.
According to #FlipTrends, a year ender report by Flipkart, the popularity of these smartphones clearly shows the digital consumers’ shift towards 4G enabled phones.
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The e-commerce site says that Lenovo emerged as the favourite smartphone brand of the year with two 4G models from the Chinese multinational – Lenovo A6000 Plus and Lenovo K3 Note – featuring in the list of top 10 smartphones sold in 2015.
Motorola closely followed with two smartphones, Moto G (Gen 3) and Moto E (Gen 2) featuring at the third and sixth position respectively. Xiaomi Mi 4i and Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G took fourth and fifth spots followed by Samsung Galaxy On7, Samsung Galaxy J7, Micromax Canvas Xpress 2, and Asus Zenfone 5.
Lenovo A6000 Plus, Lenovo K3 Note Top in ‘Year of Affordable 4G Smartphones’: Flipkart