Karbonn A30 had been amongst the best selling phablets sporting an impressive large display and an Android OS. Priced in an affordable range it ruled the market of phablets. However it has started facing stiff competition post the launch of Byond Phablet PIII. Apart from an enhanced OS it offered features which gave Karbonn A30 a tough challenge. We present a comparative analysis of the two devices. Display Byond Phablet PIII sports a 6 inch display with a high resolution of 854-by-480 pixels. It has a much larger screen size and provides better picture quality and resolution compared to Karbonn A30. Karbonn A30 sports a 5.9-inch screen display with resolution of 480-by-800 pixels and it weighs less than Byond Phablet PIII. This makes it easier to carry. Memory Byond Phablet PIII has an increased internal storage capacity of 4GB which can be expanded up to 32GB via micro SD card compared to Karbonn A3000 that has 2GB of internal memory which is expandable upto 32GB via micro SD card. Operating System, Processor Karbonn A30 runs on Android 4.0 and is powered by 1GHz dual-core processor. There is no official information regarding an upgrade possibility and this gives an upper hand to Byond Phablet 3 that runs on the latest Android 4.1.1 (Jelly Bean) OS powered by 1.0GHz processor. Byond Phablet 3 provides an enhanced and faster performance and better productivity and features due to its upgraded OS. Connectivity Byond Phablet PIII and Karbonn A30 come with 3G, WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity features. Camera Karbonn A30 has a 8GB rear camera for shutterbugs as well as a , VGA front camera. Byond Phablet PIII offer much better camera features with its 8GB rear camera with LED flash for shutterbugs and a much stronger 1.3 MP front camera. Battery Both the devices have the same battery power of 2,500mAH. Verdict Byond Phablet PIII offers a much impressive screen and a higher picture quality than Karbonn A30. It also offer a much larger storage capacity than Karbonn A30. Running on the latest Jelly Bean OS Byond Phablet PIII also offer a stronger Front camera. With these features Byond Phablet PIII emerges a clear winner over Karbonn A30 in the mid smartphone range segment.