2015 has given us a numerous number of smartphones and budget smartphones which were liked by most of the people but now its time to wait for upcoming budget smartphones of 2016. So lets checkout the list and find out their specs and release dates.

1) OnePlus Mini 2 

In 2015,Oneplus gave us two smartphones viz. OnePlus Two and OnePlus X and this year the phone OnePlus Mini 2 the smartphone has passed the TENAA. According to the sources the phone will feature a 5.0 inch (1920x1080p) display and powered by a 2.0GHz octa-core (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810) chipset along with 3GB RAM. The device can support external storage upto 128gb and has 16gb of internal storage.

 OnePlus X Smartphones

The smartphone sports a 13MP primary camera and an 8MP selfie camera. The Android-based OxygenOS device is 6.9mm thick and weighs 138g. OnePlus 2 Mini is expected to launch in the first quarter of 2016.

2) Samsung Galaxy J3

The J3 was announced in November 2015 and is going to be launched on January 2016 or maybe a little late but not after feb 2016.Samsung Galaxy J3 is an optional dual SIM phone that features a 5-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display and is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core processor and 1.5GB RAM. The phone offers 8GB of internal storage and can hold microSD cards of up to 128GB.


J3 will have Android 5.1.1 and will have a battery pack of 2,600 mAh and will be available in three colours: White, Black and Gold.The phone features 8MP primary camera along with LED flash and a 5MP secondary camera.


3) Huawei Honor 5x

The device can set off it’s legs near about in late January in 2016,where the phone can feature a 5.5-inch Full HD display with 1080×1920 pixel resolution.The handset will have a dual sim functionality and android 5.1 with their EMUI. The device will be powered with OctaCore Qualcomm Snapdragon  processor paired with 2GB/3GB of RAM.


The onboard storage of the Huawei Honor 5X accounts to 16GB and can be expanded using any micro sd card below 128gb. The phone will have  3,000 mAh battery and features a 13MP primary camera with LED flash and a 5MP secondary camera to facilitate video calling.

4) Asus Zenfone 3

Asus Zenfone 3 will be the company’s new flagship device that, according to reports, is expected to be launched by May/June 2016 approx.  According to reports, the smartphone is going to be the first phone in Asus Zenfone line-up to sport a fingerprint sensor. Asus Zenfone 3 is expected to sport 5–inch capacitive touch screen (1280x720p) display along with Corning Gorilla Glass protection.


Powered by 1.2GHz quad-core CPU coupled with the Intel Atom motherboard and PowerVR GPU, the phone comes with 2GB RAM and offers 16GB of internal storage. Zenfone 3 can hold microSD cards of up to 128GB. The smartphone runs Android 5.1 Lollipop skinned with AsusZen User Interface and sports 8MP rear camera along with a 5MP selfie camera.

These were the smartphones which can be bought without breaking your pocket in 2016.