The smartphone market has seen a massive change in the last few years in terms of budget smartphone options. The growing verge of technology has helped companies to offer good smartphones at competitive price points. Now with so many options available, it’s really hard to pick the right one at under 10,000 rupees.
But, we have made it easy for you. We have tested and evaluated all the budget smartphones under Rs 10,000 to pick the best ones who offer an all-around performance. So, if you have a budget under 10,000 rupees, here are some of the best smartphones you can buy at this price point.
Here is Our Updated List of Top 10 Smartphones Under Rs 10000 in India
The newly launched Redmi 6 is probably one of the best dual lensed smartphones you can find under 10,000 rupees. With a polycarbonate built and 5.45-inch 18:9 widescreen display on top, it has a fantastic finish on the out. Backed by a rear dual camera system comprising of a primary 12-megapixel sensor coupled with a 5-megapixel depth sensor, the camera takes some great shots.
The 12nm octa-core Helio P22 processor makes sure you ease through anything seamlessly. The whole package is supported by a 3,000mAh battery offering a full day use on a single charge
A great budget option from Honor, the Honor 7S straight up targets the budget Redmi 6A. With a polycarbonate sturdy body, the smartphone is well built on the out. Honor 7S comes with a MediaTek MT6739 chipset coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB storage. The smartphone has a standard 5.45-inch 720p HD+ display with a screen resolution of 720 × 1440 pixels.
Honor 7S runs the latest Android 8.1 Oreo-based on EMUI 8.0 UI on top. It has a 13-megapixel camera at the back with a 5-megapixel shooter up front. Backed by a 3,020mAh battery, Honor 7S is a great option at this price.
One of the best camera phones you can buy under 10,000 rupees. Redmi Y2 has an HD+ 5.99 18:9 widescreen display on top with rear dual cameras. The rear camera features a primary 12-megapixel sensor and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. Upfront it has a 16-megapixel camera with a 4500K soft-toned light upfront running MIUI OS on top.
Redmi Y2 packs in the dependable Snapdragon 625 ensuring a smooth performance all through. The smartphone comes with a 3,080mAh battery which can last for a whole day on a single charge.
The best you can get at an entry-level price, the Realme C1 has set some new records for budget smartphones. A 6.2-inch HD+ notched 19:9 display, Snapdragon 450 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB storage and more just at Rs 6,999. There’s even a rear dual camera setup comprising of a 13-megapixel primary sensor paired with a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
The smartphone runs on the latest Android 8.1 Oreo OS based on Colour OS 5.1 skin. Realme C1 includes a 4,230mAh battery which can easily run for more than a day on a single charge.
The Redmi 6A was launched in the country very recently, successor to the famous budget superstar Redmi 5A. Priced in entry-level category, the smartphone comes with 2GB of RAM, 16GB storage starting at Rs 5,999. With a 5.45-inch HD+ 18:9 display on top, the smartphone is powered by the MediaTek Helio A22 quad-core chipset inside.
Redmi 6A has a 13-megapixel shooter at the back and a 5-megapixel shooter up front. The whole package is backed by a 3,000mAh battery, enough to run for a whole day.
This budget smartphone from Realme comes with a 19.9 HD+ notched display with a whopping 88 percent screen ratio. Realme 2 is powered by a Snapdragon 450 processor coupled with 3GB or 4GB of RAM. There are two variants available running on the latest Android 8.1 with Colour OS 5.1 on top. The storage starts at 32 GB, which is further expandable up to 256 GB.
Snapdragon 450 on Realme 2 ensures a seamless experience with multitasking and gaming. Lastly, there’s a 4,230mAh battery which can easily run for more than a day on a single charge.
Redmi Note 5
The successor to the very successful Redmi Note 4, the new Redmi Note 5 comes with a 5.99 inch 18:9 full HD+ display in a metal body. The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor paired with up to 4GB of RAM. The SoC is known to offer a seamless multitasking experience with extended battery life.
Running MIUI 10 based on Android Nougat 7.1.2 OS. There are multiple storage variants available with expandable storage option up to 128GB with an external MicroSD card.
The Samsung J2 comes in a durable body with some great features at under 10,000. The smartphone comes with an 8-megapixel primary and 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Samsung J2 features a standard 5-inch capacitive display with a screen resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with a 1.4GHz Qualcomm MSM8917 quad-core chipset inside.
J2 has a 16GB internal storage with an option of two SIMs and an expandable feature to upgrade the memory up to 256GB. It comes with 2,600mAh battery capable enough of running a single working day
The Honor 7C comes with a 5.99-inch 18:9 widescreen HD+ display packed in a metallic sturdy body. The smartphone is powered by the Snapdragon 425 chipset backed by a rear dual camera. The rear camera comprises of a 13-megapixel primary sensor coupled a 2-megapixel depth sensor backed by AI-centric features.
Upfront the Honor 7C comes with an 8-megapixel sensor coupled with AI beatification features. The smartphone has 3,000 mAh battery enough to run for a day.
Infinix Note 5
The Infinix Note 5 has a 5.99-inch display 18:9 widescreen display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels. The Infinix Note 5 is powered by the octa-core Helio P23 processor offering a balanced performance with multiple storage options. The smartphone has a 12 megapixel f/2.0 primary sensor at the back capable of taking some good shots.
Upfront its a 16-megapixel shooter backed by different shooting modes. Infinix Note 5 has a 4 500mAh enough to last for more than a day on a single charge.
All these smartphones on this list have been shortlisted on the basis of performance, multitasking, cameras, battery, display and built quality.