When compared with the compact mobiles, the Smartphones with bigger screens tend to slip from our hands and break. Replacing those broken screens is a pretty costly affair, considering that you bought a high-end Android phone. Thanks to the advancement in the technology, we’re now seeing unbreakable (to some extent) glasses being employed in the latest Smartphones.
Corning Inc. has developed an alkali-aluminosilicate sheet toughened glass which is thin, lightweight and damage resistant. It was registered with the name ‘Gorilla Glass’ by Corning Inc.
You can’t make your existing mobile device unbreakable. Of-course, there are some tempered glass protectors available in the market that claim to save your display screens to some extent but if you want to make your mobile scratch-proof and tough, then you better get a new Android mobile that comes with Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
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Best Gorilla Glass Mobiles under Rs.20,000 in India
#1.Asus Zenfone 2
The Zenfone series has been a big hit for the ASUS and the most popular among them is the Zenfone 2, which comes with 4GB RAM. It has a 5.5 inch Full HD IPS display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The device is powered by 1.8 GHz Intel Atom Quad core processor and is available in different memory variants. On the rear is a 13 MP primary camera with autofocus and PixelMaster technology, while a 5MP camera is equipped on the front side. The Zenfone 2 is a dual SIM Android device with 4G LTE support. With the 3000 mAh battery in place, the handset weighs 170 g.
The Zenfone 2 with 1.8GHz Intel SoC, 4GB RAM & 32GB Storage is priced at Rs.14,999, while the 2.3GHz processor is priced at Rs.17,999 on Flipkart.
#2.Moto X Play
Almost all the Motorola devices come with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The Moto X Play is mainly aimed at the mobile gaming users. It sports a 5.5 inch Full HD display with CGG3 protection and is powered by a 1.7 GHz octa core processor, coupled with 2GB RAM & 32GB ROM. You can further expand the memory up to 128GB using a microSD card. The handset is also water resistant to some extent. It is a dual SIM handset and 4G LTE is supported on both the SIM slots. Coming to the Camera, the Moto X Play sports a 21MP rear camera with 4x Zoom, while there is a 5MP front facing camera for selfies. With the 3630 mAh non-removable battery in place, the handset weighs 169 g. BTW, it also supports Turbo charging feature. You can easily get around 8 hours of battery life with just 15 minutes of charging.
The Moto X Play 32GB is priced at Rs.18,999 and the 16GB variant is priced at Rs.17,499 on Flipkart.
The handset comes with a HD AMOLED display and is powered by 1.3 GHz octa core processor, coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM. It also comes with an external card support upto 128GB. On the rear is a 13MP camera with LED flash, while the front camera is of 5MP resolution. It is a dual SIM 4G supported mobile, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. There is a 3150 mAh battery, which gives you a longer battery life.
The Gionee S6 is available for a price tag of Rs.19,999 on Flipkart.com
The Onyx sports a 5 inch super vibrant AMOLED full HD display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by a 2.3 GHz Quad core SoC, 3GB LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB eMMC storage. On the rear is the best-in class camera which is of 13MP resolution, while the front is of 8MP resolution. This dual SIM 4G mobile gets the power from a 2525 mAh battery.
You can get the OnePlus X exclusively from Amazon.in for a price of Rs.16,999
#5.Lenovo Vibe P1
If you’re looking for a mobile with longer battery life and Gorilla glass protection, then you can go for this handset. The Vibe P1 sports a 5.5 full HD display. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz Octacore processor along with 2GB RAM and 32GB internal memory. It is a dual SIM mobile with 4G LTE support. There is a 13MP camera on the rear with dual color LED and a 5MP front facing camera. For additional security, there is the fingerprint scanner. Coming to the battery life, the Vibe P1 sports a huge 4900 mAh battery, which gives you a pretty long battery backup.
The Lenovo Vibe P1 is available for a price tag of Rs.14,999 and is sold on Flipkart.com
#6.Micromax Canvas Knight 2
This dual SIM handset from Micromax sports a 5 inch HD AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The Canvas Knight 2 is powered by a 1.5 GHz Octa core processor, combined with 2GB DDR3 RAM and 16GB built-in storage space. On the back of the smartphone is a 13MP autofocus camera, while a 5MP selfie camera is located on the front side. There is a 2260 mAh battery inside the handset, which gives a decent battery life.
The Canvas Knight 2 is available for a price of Rs.15,500 on Flipkart.com
#7.Asus Zenfone Selfie
If you’re a selfie lover, then this mobile is just for you. The Zenfone Selfie sports a 5.5 inch Full HD display with Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by 1.7 GHz octa core processor, 2GB RAM and comes with 16GB of internal memory. You can expand the memory up to 128GB. Both the rear and front cameras are of 13MP resolution, which makes it the ideal Smartphone for taking stunning selfie pictures. It is a dual SIM 4G supported device with a 3000 mAh battery powering the handset.
The Zenfone Selfie is available for a price of Rs.14,999 on Flipkart.com
#8.Asus Zenfone 6
It is a 6 inch mobile with HD capacitive touchscreen, 10-finger multi-touch panel and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. The Zenfone 6 is a dual SIM android mobile with micro SIM support. The handset is powered by a 1.6 GHz dual core processor and 2GB RAM. Internally, you’ll get a 16GB storage, which can be expanded up to 64GB using a microSD card. There is a 13MP camera with LED flash on the backside while a 2MP camera is employed at the front end. The 3300 mAh battery is the biggest attraction for this mobile.
Get the Zenfone 6 Android mobile for a price of Rs.14,990/- from Flipkart.com
The handset sports a 5 inch HD JDI-in cell screen with Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by a 1.7 GHz Octa core Kirin 920 processor, coupled with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of built-in memory. It is expandable upto 64GB if needed. There is a 13MP primary camera on the rear and a 5MP camera on the front. It gets the power from a 3000 mAh battery and also comes with Ultra Power saving mode. It is a single SIM 3G handset.
The Honor 6 is priced at Rs.14,999 and is available on Flipkart.com
#10.Moto G Turbo Edition
This Motorola mobile sports a 5 inch HD screen with CGG 3 protection. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Octa core processor, along with 2GB RAM and 16GB ROM. It is also dust and water resistant. On the back is a 13MP camera with CCT dual LED flash and f/2.2 aperture. For selfies, you’ve a 5MP camera. It is a dual SIM device with 4G support on both the SIM cards. The handset gets the power from a 2470 mAh battery and it also comes with a turbo charging feature.
The Moto G Turbo is available for a price of Rs.12,499 on Flipkart.com
#11.Lenovo Vibe K4 Note
The K4 Note is definitely a must buy Android phone with Gorilla Glass protection. It sports a 5.5 inch full HD display and is also the first phone with TheatreMax technology and Dolby Atmos surround sound over speakers. It is powered by a 1.3 GHz octa core processor, 3GB DDR3 RAM and 16GB ROM. This dual SIM 4G mobile sports a 13MP rear camera with dual LED flash and a 5MP front facing camera with 4P lens element. There is a 3300 mAh battery inside the device with fast charger 2.0 technology. For additional privacy, you can make use of the fingerprint sensor. For better viewing experience, purchase the Smartphone along with the VR headset.
The Vibe K4 Note is exclusively sold on Amazon.in for a price of Rs.11,999 (w/o VR) and Rs.12,499 with VR headset.
#12.Xiaomi Mi 4i
The Mi 4i sports a 5 inch Sharp/JDI HD screen with Corning OGS support. It is powered by the 2nd gen Snapdragon 615 processor, 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory. The primary camera is of 13MP resolution, while the front camera is of 5MP resolution. The handset comes with 4G dual SIM support and get the power from a 3030 mAh battery.
The Mi 4i is priced at Rs.11,999 and is available on Flipkart.com
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#13.Moto G (3rd Generation)
The handset comes with a 5 inch HD display and is protected by CGG 3. It is also water resistant to some extent. The Moto G is powered by a 1.4 GHz Quad core CPU, 2GB RAM and 16GB in-built memory. On the rear is a 13 mega pixel camera with dual LED flash and a 5MP secondary camera on the front. This dual SIM 4G handset gets the power from a 2470 mAh battery.
The Moto G (3rd Gen) is priced at Rs.10,999 on Flipkart.com
#14.LeEco Le 1s
The handset was recently launched in India and has set new benchmarks in the flash sales genre. It sports a 5.5 inch Full HD display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The LeTv Le 1s is powered by a 2.2 GHz Helio X10 Turbo MTK 6795T Octa core processor, 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM. It has the fingerprint scanner and USB type C port. There is a 13MP camera on the rear side and 5MP camera is located on the front. The Le 1s gets the power from a 3000 mAh battery, which also supports fast charging.
The Le 1s is exclusively available for a price of Rs.10,999 on Flipkart.
#15.Asus Zenfone 2 Laser
The Zenfone 2 Laser sports a 5.5 inch HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. This dual SIM handset is powered by a 1.2 GHz Quad core processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory. The primary camera is of 13MP resolution, while the secondary camera is of 5MP resolution. The front facing cam supports 85-degree wide angle selfies. The device gets the power from a 3000 mAh battery.
The Zenfone 2 Laser is priced at Rs.9,999 on Flipkart.com
#16.YU Yureka Plus
YU is a new sister brand of Micromax and the Yureka Plus is their CyanogenMod powered Android mobile which is sold exclusively on the Amazon store. It comes with a 5.5 inch Full HD IPS display and with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The handset is powered by a 1.5GHz octa core processor and 2GB RAM. Internally, you’ll get storage of 16GB, which can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card. With the 13MP camera on the rear, you can click decent photos, while with the 5MP front cam, you can take stunning selfies for sure. The 2500 mAh battery gives you up to 5 hours on heavy use and 1 day on moderate use.
Get the Yureka for an affordable price of Rs.8999/ on Amazon.in
#17.Moto E (2nd Gen) 4G
This is yet another Android mobile from Motorola with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It comes with a 4.5 inch LCD display and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad core processor + 1GB RAM. You’ll get a 8GB ROM internally with up to 32GB support externally. There is a 5MP camera on the back side, while the secondary camera is of 0.3MP resolution. This dual SIM 4G supported, Moto E handset comes with a 2390 mAh battery.
Get the Moto E handset for a price of Rs.6999/- on Flipkart.com
That’s all Friends! Hope you find the list of Gorilla Glass employed Android phones useful. There are few other high-end Android smartphones with Corning Gorilla Glass protection which include the Samsung Note Series, Edge Series and Nexus devices. Since they’re a bit costlier, I didn’t include them in the list. But, if you’re high on a budget, then I suggest you to consider buying them.