5 tips before you are looking to buy a New Smartphone

5 tips before you are looking to buy a New Smartphone

India is the second-largest smartphone market after China and it is the fastest-growing market globally. It is also one of the most price-sensitive markets where cost continues to be one of the key driving factors during a smartphone purchase. Naturally, the war between smartphone companies has gotten stiffer with newer features and superior performance being offered at competitive pricing. The sheer number of choices can often leave you baffled. Hence, making a decision then becomes an exercise involving spending hours on the internet, researching various features and offers.

Smartphones come at price points that vary greatly starting from Rs 5000 and go upto Rs 2 lakh. Prices tend to go up with better processor speed, memory, camera, and display. Hence it is important to understand the need, purpose, and available budget before purchasing a new mobile phone. The below 5 tips should enable you to make a ‘smart’ choice while purchasing your next smartphone:

  1. Display

Display is a very important parameter since its affects the entire user experience. If you loving binging on Netflix or gaming, then a smartphone with a screen of 6 inch and above is always advisable. If you are a regular user and largely use the smartphone for checking emails, chatting and browsing social media apps, then anything from 5-inch to 5.5-inch HD should suffice. The oppo F15 comes with a 6.4 inch AMOLED display, sleek design, in-display finger-print unlock, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protective covering and is one of the best buys in the under 15000 price segment.

  1. Processor

The processing power of a smartphone varies from one device to another depending on several factors such as OS version, UI, bloatware and more. The latest Oppo mobiles comes with great processor strength and meets the users expectations most of the time.


Look at the processing speed that is expressed in terms of Gigahertz (GHz). The higher the speed, the faster is the processor. If you are going to do a lot of photo & video editing or play online games and stream videos, opt for a faster processor. The latest flagship phone Oppo X3 is powered by Qualcomm’s
latest top-tier chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor paired with Adreno 660 GPU. It also comes with an impressive camera 52 MP quad camera and 32 MP front camera, 4500 maH battery, 12 GB RAM and 256 GB storage making it the perfect confluence of style and substance.

  1. Battery

Are you the kind of user who is likely to have multiple apps open simultaneously? Do you see yourself video-streaming or playing games at the same time? Heavy online usage along with sophisticated display and active/ passive apps tends to drain batteries faster. If you belong to this category of users, then it is better to go for a phone with a long-lasting battery. In addition, opting for one with Flash-charging technology will ensure your phone can be charged in a matter of minutes.

The Oppo A53 5G comes with a massive 5000 maH battery in addition to being the most affordable 5G phone currently in India.

The OPPO Reno 4 Pro 65W Super VOOC 2.0 flash charging can charge this 4,000 maH battery phone in 36 minutes flat. Who wouldn’t want a smartphone that charges in minutes instead of hours?

  1. Memory

Phones have two kinds of memory – Random Access Memory (RAM) and Read Only Memory (ROM). RAM, along with the processor of your phone determines the speed of the phone and ease of multi-tasking. It normally ranges from 2 GB and goes upto 16 GB. If you are a heavy user, then an 8GB RAM would be recommended for video editing and heavy graphics.

ROM (Read Only Memory) is the Internal Storage where you can store all your media, files, and games. Nowadays smartphones have ROM ranging from 8GB to 256GB and even more. Unlike RAM, ROM can be extended use a micro SD memory card.The OPPO R17 mobile is the perfect combination of a smartphone with a massive 8 GB RAM and a spacious 128 GB ROM for a fluid processing and infinite storage experience.

  1. Camera

With the social media obsession, capturing good quality images is important more than ever. No doubt the camera is one of the fastest- evolving features on smartphones. One of the best examples of a phone with superior camera is the Oppo Reno 4 Pro which could be a dream for any photography lover. It sports an Ultra Clear Triple LDAF Camera for sharper focus , a professional ultra-wide sensor for night videos, the Ultra Night Video Algorithm, Laser Detection Auto Focus technology, AI Portrait mode as well as Ultra Steady Video 3.0, enhanced Cinematic mode with classic movie filters for professional movie making.

With the endless parade of features and functionalities, your search can get overwhelming. However the Bajaj Finserv EMI Store helps simplify this since you can compare specifications and features like processor, camera, display size, RAM size and other add-on features. Not only this, your purchase amount will be divided into easy, no-cost EMI’s spread over a flexible tenure. In addition you can make your purchase from the comfort of your home and avail delivery in 24 hours. Log into the Bajaj Finserv EMI store or visit your nearest retailer for availing in-store financing options today itself!

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