Best phones with IR Blaster in India

Updated 18 - Oct - 2017

To the Indian customer, the IR Blaster seems to be quite important, but which are the best phones with IR blaster in India? An IR blaster lets you use your phone as an universal remote, to control your AC, TV and more. But what phone should one buy when an IR Blaster is an imperative? Here are the best phones with IR blasters, in the Indian market today.




LG G5
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LG G5

The LG G5 is perhaps the only flagship smartphone in 2016 that includes the IR Blaster. The G5 is also the first modular smartphone in the market, and it runs on a Snapdragon 820 SoC, along with Android Marshmallow, and a really good 16MP primary camera, accompanied by an 8MP wide angle camera.

LG G5 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.3 (1440 x 2560)
Processor :
2.15 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 & 8 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
2800 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
Available at :
Honor 8
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Honor 8

The dual camera phone from honor features IR blaster along a list of other things. It has a good looking glass and metal exterior, a bright display and a decent battery life. Performance of the device is still lower compared to other flagship phones, especially the OnePlus 3.

Honor 8 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.2 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.3 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 & 12 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
HiSilicon Kirin 950
Available at :
LeEco Le Max 2
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LeEco Le Max 2

The LeEco Le Max 2 is much cheaper than the LG G5, but just as powerful. It doesn’t have as good a camera, but the price more than makes up for it. Not only does this phone have an IR Blaster, it also has its own content packages to stream on your television.

Xiaomi Mi 5
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Xiaomi Mi 5

Xiaomi’s Mi 5 was the first Snapdragon 820-powered smartphone in the Indian market. It has since been outclassed by the OnePlus 3 and LeEco Le Max 2, but for those looking for a flagship-class phone with an IR blaster, this is a good option. It’s fast, compact and looks really good as well.

Xiaomi Mi 5 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.15 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.8 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 MP
Front camera :
4 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820

Here's is the summary list of Best phones with IR Blaster in India October 2017

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
LG G525499amazon86/100
Honor 817990amazon72/100
LeEco Le Max 2N/AN/AN/A
Xiaomi Mi 524999N/A84/100