Best Android Tablet in India 2016

Do you watch movies or browse the web a lot while traveling?

You might be using either a Smartphone or a Laptop in order to pass time or work while on the go. Isn’t it?

It is really a pain carrying a laptop with you all the time just to browse the net and a Smartphone just to watch videos. Well, that is where the tablets come handy. The tablets are actually a mobile-laptop hybrid, which fulfill the needs of both Smartphone and Laptop users. Unlike the phones, they’re not too small and unlike the laptops, they’re not too big. In fact, most Android tablets come in sizes ranging from 7 inch to 10 inch, so that they can easily be carried along with you.

Best Voice Calling Android Tablets India 2016

Android TabletScreen SizeRAMMemoryN/WVoice CallingRating
Samsung Galaxy Tab E9.6 inch1.5GB8GB3GYes (Single SIM)
Lenovo Yoga 38 inch2GB16GB4GYes (Single SIM)
Asus ZenPad Theater7 inch2GB16GB4GYes (Single SIM)
Samsung Galaxy J Max7 inch1.5GB8GB4GYes (Dual SIM)
Lenovo Tab 2 A8508 inch1GB16GB4GYes (Dual SIM)
Micromax Canvas Tab P6808 inch1GB16GB3GYes (Dual SIM)
Asus Fonepad 77 inch1GB8GB3GYes (Dual SIM)
Micromax Canvas Tab P6818 inch1GB16GB3GYes (Single SIM)
Huawei Mediapad 77 inch1GB8GB3GYes (Single SIM)
Lenovo Tab3 7 Essential7 inch1GB8GBWiFiNo

In this article, I’ll be listing the best Android tablets within all the budgets so that you can easily pick the one that suits your requirement.

Best Android Tablets under 15000 with Voice Calling

BTW, I am listing only the tablets with WiFi+3G & Voice calling facility. In fact, who needs a tablet without these minimal specifications. You can also find a few 4G supported tablets in this list.

#1.Samsung Galaxy Tab E (WiFi, 3G, Voice Calling)

1samsung-galaxy-tab-eIf you’re looking for the best branded Android tablet with SIM facility, then the Tab E is for you.

  • 9.6 inch TFT capacitive touchscreen with 1280 x 800 px resolution
  • 1.3 GHz quad core processor; 1.5GB RAM
  • 8GB Internal memory; 128 GB expandable
  • Single microSIM support
  • 5MP rear camera and 2MP front facing camera
  • 5000 mAh battery
  • Features: Multi-tasking support using the split-screen mode, child-friendly functions (kids mode)
  • 495 g weight
  • Colors: Pearl white & Dynamic black

Cons

  • Atleast 2GB RAM could have made it a better deal
  • No backlighting on buttons
  • Android kitkat (of-course, you can upgrade using different methods)

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#2.Lenovo Yoga 3 (WiFi, 4G, Voice Calling)

lenovo-yoga-3-tabThe Yoga 3 is one of the best 4G LTE supported Android tablets in India.

  • 8 inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 px
  • 1.3 GHz Qualcomm MSM8909 Quad Core; 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Internal memory; Expandable upto 128GB
  • Supports single micro SIM (4G LTE)
  • 8MP rotating camera (you can use it for video calling or selfies too)
  • 6200 mAh battery
  • 470 g weight

Cons

  • Flash support could have made the camera quality much better
  • Slightly heavy (don’t forget it is a 8 inch tablet)

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#3. Asus ZenPad Theater (WiFi + 3G + Voice Calling)

asus-zenpad-theaterWant to experience the theater style experience in your tablet, then this device is for you.

  • 7 inch IPS display with 1280 x 800 pixels
  • Anti-scratch Corning Gorilla glass & anti-fingerprint coating
  • 1.2 GHz Intel Atom X3-C3230 Quad Core 64-bit; 2GB RAM
  • 16GB memory; 64GB expandable support
  • 8MP primary camera with pixel master technology; 2MP front camera
  • Supports single micro SIM card
  • Features: Audio cover, miracast support, 2-in-1 audio jack (mic-in/headphone)
  • 3450 mAh battery
  • 272 g
  • Colors: Black, Metallic

Cons

  • With such huge specs, especially made for movie lovers, a bigger battery could have been better.

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#4.Samsung Galaxy J Max (WiFi, 4G, Voice Calling)

samsung-galaxy-j-max-4g-tabletThis is another 4G supported tablet in Inia under 15000 from a well-known brand.

  • 7 inch WXGA display with 1280 x 800 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz Quad Core processor; 1.5GB of RAM
  • 8GB internal memory; Expandable up to 200GB
  • Dual SIM support (4G LTE on first SIM)
  • Android Lollipop
  • 8 MP rear with autofocus & LED flash; 2MP front camera
  • 4000 mAh battery
  • Colors: Gold, Black
  • 289 g

Cons

  • Rear camera quality is average, but the front cam is good for selfies.
  • Second SIM not reading data sometimes (might be a glitch and can be solved with a software update)

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#5.Lenovo Tab 2 A850 (16GB, WiFi, 4G LTE, Dual SIM)

5lenovo-tab-2-a850If you’re looking for a dual SIM 4G Android tablet with voice calling, then the Tab 2 A850 is just for you.

  • 8 inch HD IPS display with 1280 x 800 px
  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop)
  • 1.3 GHz MediaTek MT8735 64-bit Quad Core; 1GB RAM
  • 16GB internal; 32GB expandable
  • 5 MP Primary Camera | 2 MP Front
  • Dual SIM with Voice calling support
  • Features: Dolby atmos, 2x front facing speakers
  • 4200 mAh battery
  • 330 g

Cons

  • Camera quality is just average
  • At least 2GB RAM could have made it a better deal

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#6.Lenovo Phab (16GB, WiFi, 4G, Dual SIM)

lenovo-phab-4g-tabletDefinitely, the best deal if you’re on a tight budget of 10000. It comes with excellent specifications at an affordable price.

  • 6.98 inch IPS display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
  • 1.2 GHz Qualcomm MSM8916 Quad Core 64-bit; 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal memory; 64GB expandable support
  • Dual SIM with 4G support on both SIM cards
  • 13 megapixel camera with Flash & 5MP front camera
  • Features: Dolby Atmos, Noise cancellation support
  • 4250 mAh battery
  • 250 g

Cons

  • Hybrid SIM slot (can’t insert both SIMs and SD card at a time; not a deal breaker)
  • Gallery brightness automatically becomes 100% (may be a software glitch and can be solved)

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Best Android Tablets with SIM Support under 10000

#7.Micromax Canvas Tab P680 (WiFi, 3G, Voice Calling)

micromax-p680-3g-tabletMicromax is an Indian brand that is known for offering decent specifications at an affordable price and this Android tab is one such attempt.

  • 8 inch IPS Display; 1280 x 800 pixels
  • 1.3 GHz Mediatek MT8382 Quad Core; 1 GB RAM
  • 16 GB ROM; 32GB Expandable support
  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop)
  • 5 MP Primary Camera with flash & 2 MP Front
  • Features: OTG support, Dual SIM with voice calling feature, Dual box speakers for high-quality sounds
  • 4000 mAh battery

Cons

  • Bloatware apps (can be removed manually)
  • Can’t transfer apps to SD card due to Lollipop limitation

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#8.Lenovo Tab 2 A7-30 (16GB, WiFi, 3G, Voice Calling)

lenovo-tab2-3g-tabletWell-known as the best tablet manufacturer, the Lenovo has been pricing its devices very competitively, which is good for the end-customers.

  • 7-inch IPS display with 1024 x 600 px
  • Android v4.4 KitKat (upgradable to Lollipop)
  • 1.3GHz MT8382M MediaTek quad core processor, 1GB RAM
  • 16GB memory; Expandable up to 32GB
  • Single SIM; Supports 3G and voice calling
  • 2MP primary camera and 0.3MP front facing camera
  • Features: OTG support,
  • 3450 mAH battery
  • 268 g

Cons

  • Camera is not good; A 5MP camera could have been a better deal
  • Slightly overpriced (but you’ll get the support from Lenovo, unlike the other cheap brands)

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#9.Asus Fonepad 7 (WiFi, 3G, Dual SIM, Voice Calling)

asus-fonepad-7-tabletThe Asus products are known to look stylish and also offer decent specs at a better price. The Fonepad 7 is no exception.

  • 7-inch WSVGA capacitive touchscreen with 1024 x 600 px resolution
  • 1.2GHz Intel Atom Z2520 dual core processor, 1GB RAM
  • 8GB memory; 64GB expandable
  • Android v4.3 Jelly Bean (upgradable to v4.4 KitKat)
  • Dual SIM support
  • 2MP primary camera with autofocus & 0.3MP front facing cam
  • 3950mAH battery
  • 481 g

Cons

  • Android Kitkat
  • No flash for camera; poor image quality at night & indoor conditions

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#10.iBall Slide 3G (WiFi, Voice Call)

iball-slide-3g-tabletAlthough, their Android mobiles are not very popular, iBall has made a mark in the tablet category by offering good build quality and decent features at affordable price.

  • 7 inch HD IPS Touchscreen with 1280 x 800 pixels
  • 1.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A7 Quad Core; 1GB RAM
  • 8GB ROM; 32GB Expandable
  • Android 4.4 (KitKat)
  • Dual SIM with 3G support & voice calling
  • 5 MP Primary Camera with dual LED flash | 2 MP Front
  • Features: OTG support
  • 3000 mAh battery
  • 288 g

Cons

  • Average battery backup; Not recommended if you’re a heavy user (like gaming)

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#11.Micromax Canvas Tab P681 (WiFi, 3G, Voice Calling)

micromax-p681-voice-callingAs of now, only a handful of tablets come preloaded with Android 6.0 Marshmallow and this is one of them.

  • 8 inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 Pixels
  • 1.3 GHz MediaTek MT8321 Quad Core processor; 1GB RAM
  • 16GB memory; 32GB Expandable support
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Single SIM support
  • 5 megapixels rear & 2MP front camera
  • USB OTG Support
  • 4000 mAh battery

Cons

  • Nothing; worth the price.

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#12.Honor T1 (WiFi + 3G + Voice Call)

honor-t1-7-sim-supported-tabIf you’re looking for the best Android powered tablet below 7000, then this is just for you.

  • 7 inch touchscreen with a resolution of 1024 X 600 Pixels
  • 1.2 GHz Spreadtrum SC7731G A7 Quad Core; 1GB RAM
  • 8GB ROM; 32GB Expandable using microSD
  • Android 4.4 (KitKat)
  • Single SIM
  • 2 Megapixels rear & 2MP front facing camera
  • OTG supported
  • 4100 mAh battery
  • 278 g

Cons

  • Fonts are little blur while browsing (can be fixed through a s/w update)
  • Average camera
  • Charging time (can be improved by charging it in either offline or switched off mode)

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#13.Huawei Mediapad 7 T1-701U (3G, WiFi, Calling)

huawei-mediapad-7Known for its build quality, Huawei has launched this Android tablet at a very affordable price.

  • 7 inch IPS touchscreen with 1024 x 600 px resolution
  • 1.2Ghz Spreadtrum SG7731G Quad Core; 1GB RAM
  • 8GB storage; 32GB expandable
  • Android 4.4 (KitKat)
  • Single SIM
  • 2MP front & 2MP rear camera
  • 4100mAh battery

Cons

  • Not for camera lovers
  • Accessories are hard to find

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Best Android Tablets under 5000 in India

#14.iBall Slide 3G Q45 (3G, Calling, WiFi)

iball-3g-q45If you’re looking for the best tablet with voice calling support within 5000, then this tab is just for you.

  • 7 inch HD display
  • 1.2 GHz quad core processor; 1GB RAM
  • 8GB ROM; 32GB expandable
  • Dual SIM with 3G support
  • 2MP rear and 0.3MP front camera
  • OTG support
  • 2500 mAh battery

Cons

  • Camera is below average (but the rest is fine)

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#15.Lenovo Tab3 7 Essential (WiFi only)

lenovo-tab3-essentialAs of now, there are only a handful of Android tablets with SIM support below 5000. So, I am listing the best WiFi enabled tablets in this price range. If you’re not looking for SIM option, then this is the best of the lot.

  • 7 inch WXGA IPS Display with 1024 x 600 pixels
  • 1.3 GHz MediaTek Quad Core; 1GB RAM
  • 8GB ROM; 64GB expandable
  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop), Upgradable to v6 (Marshmallow)
  • 2 MP Primary Camera | 0.3 MP Front
  • Features: Dolby Audio, Built-in GPS
  • 3450 mAh battery
  • 300 g

Cons

  • No voice calling (SIM) support (rest everything is excellent)

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Note: Please don’t go for other cheap android tablets just by looking at their price tag. They’re not worth your money and come bundled with lot of hardware and software issues.

That’s all friends! I’ve tried to list only the best selling Android tablets with 4G/3G, WiFi and video calling support in all price ranges. Hope, you’ll be able to pick the right tab based on your requirements.

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