Top 5 Android tablets under Rs.15,000 – Specs, pros and cons

Android Tablets:

After Apple introduced iPad, Android manufacturers introduced Android tablets to take on iPad. There was a time, where users preferred Android tablets for entertainment purpose to watch videos in bigger screens. But gone are those time when Android smartphones started to come in 6 inch. MI Pad was one of the top android tablets in recent years but we  do not hear about the successor from Xiaomi. We do not see any new Android tablet launches in recent times. For the users who are looking to buy a tablets here is our list of top 5 android tablets as per the user reviews.

Honor Mediapad: (4.2 Ratings)

Honor Mediapad is one of the latest Android tablet comes with a whopping 9.6 inch and a great build quality from Honor. This tablet runs on Android 7.0 and comes in 2 Variants. 2 GB RAM variant is available at Rs. 13,990  and 3 GB RAM variant is priced at Rs.15990 in flipkart.

We’ll see the key specs, pros and cons of this tablet.

Key Specifications:

  • 2 GB /  3GB RAM
  • 16 GB ROM
  • Supports SD card Upto 128 GB
  • 5 MP Primary Camera | 2 MP Front
  • Running on Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Non Removable Battery: 4800 mAh Li-ion Polymer
  • Single Sim supports 4G LTE
  • Processor: Qualcomm MSM8917 Quad Core Processor

Pros:

  • Supports 4G LTE
  • SD card support
  • 9.6 inch screen

Cons:

  • For a 9.6 inch screen, batter could have been better.
  • No Android updates.
  • Average Front camera

Lenovo Phab 2 plus and Lenovo Phab 2: (User rating: 4)

Lenovo Phab 2 plus is a great Android tablet to have which has dual, Good camera and a finger print sensor (Only in Phab 2 plus). But Lenovo let this device down with a avaerage battery. But still this is a great tablet to have. Phab 2 plus is available at Rs.14,990 and Phab 2 is available at Rs.9999 in Flipkart.

Lenovo Phab 2 plus Vs Phab 2:

  • Phab 2 plus comes with fingerprint scanner which is missing in phab 2.
  • Lenovo Phab 2 plus is powered ny octacore MediaTex MTK 8783 processor whereas Phab 2 comes with Quad core processor
  • Phab 2 plus has 1080p screen resolution but Phab has only 720p.
  • Phab 2 has only single camera but Phab 2 plus comes with dual rear camera

 We’ll See the specs , pros ans cons.

Key Specs:

Below are the common specs in both devices. The differences is mentioned above.

  • 3 GB RAM
  • 32 GB Internal Memory ROM |
  • Supports SD card which is expandable Upto 128 GB (Hybrid 2nd sim slot)
  • 6.4 inch
  • 13MP Rear Camera | 8MP Front Camera
  • 4050 mAh Li-Ion Battery
  • MediaTek (MTK 8783) Processor
  • Runs on Android 6.0

Pros:

  • Decent Camera
  • Good processor at this range
  • Dual sim card with hybrid slat
  • supports 4G LTE
  • 3 GB RAM

Cons:

  • This is a phablet which is of 6.4 inch screen
  • Average battery
  • Outdated OS

Lenovo Yoga 3 : ( 4.3 Ratings)

Lenovo Yoga 3 was one of the popular tablets due to its adjustable bottom and rotating camera. Though Lenovo dint introduce it’s successor, this is still a great device to have. 8 inch Variant is available at Rs.13,990 in Flipkart. 10 inch variant is available at Rs.19,990.  Apart from the size 10 inch variant has 8400 mAh battery as well.

We’ll see the specifications and  the drawbacks of the tablet.

Key specifications:

  • 8 inch display
  • 2 GB RAM | 16 GB ROM
  • SD card supports Upto 128 GB
  • 8 MP Primary Camera (Rotating camera)
  • Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
  • Battery: 6200 mAh Lithium – Ion
  • Single Sim Supports 4G
  • Processor: Qualcomm MSM8909 Quad Core

Pros:

  • Supports 4G LTE
  • Good Batary life
  • Rotating camera
  • SD card support

Cons:

  • Running on outdated Android 5.0
  • Outdated processor
  • only 2 GB RAM

this tablet may not be recommended for heavy usage due to the outdated processor and OS. But for light use like watching movies, surfing , Video calls this is a good one to have.

Lenovo Tab 8 : (User rating 4.4)

Lenovo Tab 4 is one of the recent Lenovo’s tablet which is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon processor.  This is one of the decent tablet to have which is available at the price Rs.12,990 in flipkart.  The same series has a 6.98 inch variant Lenovo Tab 7 with 3500 mah battery at price Rs. 9999.

let’s see the sepcifications , pros and cons.

Key Specifications:

  • 2 GB RAM
  • 8 inch display
  • 16 GB Internal memory
  • Dual sim with LTE support
  • support SD card which is expandable Upto 128 GB
  • 5 MP Primary Camera | 2 MP Front
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Battery: 4850 mAh Lithium Ion
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8917 Quad Core 64-bit Processor

Cons:

  • Could have provided 3 GB RAM for this price
  • Average Battery

 If you are ready to spend extra 3k from your budget, then we have one more device to you.

 

SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB A:

Samsung launched t’s mid range tablet last year which is SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB A. This comes with 2 GB RAM and 5000 mAH battery which is pretty decent. But as usual, pricing is little high compared to the other devices with same specs sheet. Samsung TAB A is available at Rs. 17,990 in Flipkart.

Specs:

  • 2 GB RAM
  • 8 inch display
  • 16 GB Internal memory
  • Single sim with LTE support
  • Runs on Android 7.1 Nougat
  • support SD card which is expandable Upto 128 GB
  • 5 MP Primary Camera | 2 MP Front
  • Android 7.1 (Nougat)
  • Battery: 5000 mAh Lithium Ion
  • 1.4 GHz quad-core processor

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