With advancements in technology, there have been widespread incidents of data breach and leaks. No wonder, privacy has become the need of the hour and there has been a growing demand for more secure smartphones, especially in the budget segment. Domestic and international companies have responded to this growing need, and have flooded the Indian market with mobiles possessing secure fingerprint scanners. But with so many alternatives at your disposal, you may end up buying the wrong smartphone that doesn’t suit your needs. So this list has been compiled with the best fingerprint sensor smartphones that are worth your money.
- Xiaomi Note 3
Xiaomi has consolidated itself as a fan favorite for its assortment of feature-rich budget smartphones. Its flagship device, the Redmi Note 3, houses one of the snappiest fingerprint sensor available in the market today. Additionally, the Redmi Note 3 also features an impressive unibody metal design, a crisp 5.50-inch full HD display, a powerful Snapdragon 650 CPU, 16MP rear camera, and a mammoth 4,050mAh battery capacity. The Note 3 comes in three colors (Gold, Space Grey and Silver), and 2 variants – 2GB RAM priced at Rs, 9,999 and 3GB RAM retailing at Rs. 11,999.
- Lenovo K6
Lenovo K6 Power is the next smartphone in the list. Besides the snappy fingerprint sensor, the K6 Power is equipped with 5.0-inch full HD display, 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 3GB RAM, Android Marshmallow 6.0 OS, 13MP rear camera and 8MP front camera, and a massive 4,000mAh battery. At Rs. 9,999, K6 Power is surely a bargain.
- LeEco Le 2
LeEco’s Le 2 is another smartphone that has been garnering rave reviews from critics and users alike. Along with the fingerprint sensor, the Le 2 houses a 5.50-inch full HD display, 1.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 chipset, 3GB RAM, Android Marshmallow 6.0 OS, 16MP rear shooter and 8MP front camera, and 4G and VoLTE support. The Le 2 retails for Rs. 11,999, and comes in Grey, Gold and Rose Gold colors.
- Meizu M5
Meizu has emerged as an important player in the budget segment. The latest offering, Meizu M5, hosts a fingerprint sensor underneath the Home button and is capable of reading prints in under 0.2 seconds. Besides, the M5 also possesses a plethora of impressive features like a compact 5.0-inch HD display, 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek processor, 3GB RAM, Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS, 13MP rear camera, and 3,070mAh battery capacity. Available exclusively on Tata CLiQ, the M5 is priced at Rs. 9,499, and is available in Champagne Gold and Blue colors.
- Honor 6X
Honor has also released a variety of fingerprint sensor smartphones, and its latest launch – the Honor 6X, is no different. With prices starting at Rs. 12,999, the 6X boasts of some of the most compelling specifications, including a 5.50-inch full HD LCD LTPS touchscreen, 2.1GHz octa-core Kirin 655 processor, 4GB RAM, Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 OS, 12MP + 12MP dual primary cameras with 8MP front camera, and 3,340mAh battery capacity. In case you are a photography aficionado, this will fit the bill.
These smartphones will make sure you don’t have to worry about security anymore. So don’t waste any more time deciding upon your next fingerprint sensor smartphone.