Best Smartphones to Buy in India If You’re Returning Galaxy Note 7

If you are a Galaxy Note 7 user and want to know what is the best smartphone to buy if you are returning Galaxy Note 7 because God forbid you were a victim of the Galaxy Note 7 battery explosion or you want to get out of harm’s way, there are few good options to choose from.

In August 2017, Samsung announced the new Galaxy Note 7 to much acclaim and released it soon after. Only a few days after its launch, many news circulated stating the issue of the Galaxy Note 7 battery explosion. Samsung started a program to recall these phones around the world. Many people have returned their Galaxy Note 7 but most of them want to get another phone.

There are a lot of choices available in Android phones and with the launch of new Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus coming out in October in India. So here are the best smartphones to buy in India if you’re returning Galaxy Note 7:

Moto G4 Plus

If you are looking for a cheap smartphone to buy in India, look no further than the Moto G4 Plus. The new Moto G4 Plus is a great phone that comes with a low price tag and offers impressive specifications. The Moto G4 Plus is a better version of the Moto G4, because of the fingerprint scanner on the bottom of the screen.


The Moto G4 Plus follows a similar design and build from the previous Moto G phones. On the Moto G4 Plus, the build is very impressive, even if it is made with plastic, the phone is very solid. The improved 13MP camera is a very good addition, it has a very quick auto-focus and the result is not very bad considering it is a budget phone. The Moto G4 Plus is available in India on Amazon and Flipkart and it comes with the following hardware specifications:

  • 5.5-inch 1080p IPS LCD display with Gorilla Glass 3
  • Snapdragon 617 chipset
  • Octa-core processor
  • 16GB with 2GB RAM or 32GB with 3GB RAM
  • microSD card slot
  • 16 Megapixel back camera
  • 5 Megapixel front camera
  • microUSB port
  • 3000mAh battery, non-removable
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)