The Valentine week is on and while every other day is defined by a gift, it all comes down to the Valentine day- how you celebrate it and what you gift your partner. It is a known fact that guys do find it difficult to select a gift for their wives and girlfriends. It’s an art that women have mastered. But a smartphone can be a great way to impress your better half this Valentine. And if you know your partner is looking for a phone then what better day than Valentine’s Day 2019 to gift them one.

But then again, buying a smartphone is nothing like choosing a greeting card. Over that, smartphones not really have that reputation of being a perfect gift. However, do you really think that phones still come in those same old black or white designs? The beautiful color gradients on the back panels of new generation smartphones can impress any girl.

Being in the Indian smartphone market, it can be painful for you to select a smartphone. So to kill your confusion once and for all, we are here with top 5 best smartphones from every budget segment to help you around in choosing a perfect gift for your girlfriend or wife this Valentine’s Day.

OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple

OnePlus has impressed smartphone users with their approach of the single premium device every year. This term around, the tech giant launched OnePlus 6T and no doubt it was a steal at the price offered. To make the competition stiff, the company released different color variants and among them, we think that OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple got the most following in India. Priced at Rs 41,999 for 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, this phone comes with a gradient finish at the back which features two shades- black and purple on tilting the device. Merged under a glass-backed rear end, this results in an impressive ‘S’ curve showing an exclusive depth in the color.

Oppo K1


This is the latest Indian launch that is about to go on sale at Rs 16,990 on February 12. Other than its advanced features like the in-display fingerprint sensor and AI supported 25MP selfie camera, the smartphone has impressive colors in the design. The device is available in Astral Blue and Piano Black color options. Oppo has used a distinctive 3D gradient design built by injection molding process blending light and shadow to result in several colors flaunting at the back.

Nokia 8.1

Here we have a name trusted for several years and it shows in the smartphone design as it brings a more classic theme to the table. Priced at Rs 26,999, this device is available in Blue/Silver and Iron/steel combos. It has a 6.18-inch FHD+ HDR10 PureDisplay with dual-rear cameras and Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC making it a perfect Valentine’s Day gift.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro

Have a low budget for the smartphone? Don’t worry, Xiaomi got you covered. The previous Redmi flagship Note 6 Pro is one of India’s top-selling smartphone and that’s for a reason. Starting at Rs 13,999, the device comes in Pink and Red too. So if your partner’s partner’s favorite is Pink then don’t wait to order.

iPhone XR

The high-end market knows the dominance of Apple iPhones and iPhone XR proposed a good offering for being the best smartphone last. We don’t know about that, but we know one thing- if you have the budget, your wife or girlfriend will love this. Starting at Rs 76,900, the Apple smartphone comes in several color options including blue, yellow, coral, red, white and black.