Updated on: November 02, 2016
Looking for a smartphone under Rs 10,000? Well there are plenty of options that are available in the market and sometimes, it just become difficult for you to choose the best one among the good ones. So, we have put our list of the best smartphones that you can buy in India under Rs 10,000 for the month of November. And as always, Our list of Top 5 list of smartphones gives you the best options to buy a smartphone which is priced around 10k. Our numbers are categorized on the basis of build quality, performance, camera quality, durability, and the current price of the smartphone.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 features a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080p resolution) display. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 CPU and Adreno 510 GPU and also comes in two RAM and storage versions – one including 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage, and other 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. It runs MIUI 7 based on Android Lollipop and supports dual 4G SIM cards. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 features a 16 mega-pixel rear camera with PDAF (phase detection auto-focus) and two-tone flash. It also houses a 5-megapixel front camera and is backed with a 4,050 mAh battery with fast charging support that can charge up to 50 percent in 1 hour. Click “here” for full review.
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is priced at Rs 9,999.
The Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime features a 5-inch HD (720p resolution) IPS display which is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor that comes with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 128 GB via micro-SD card. The device runs on MIUI 7.5 based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. The Redmi 3S Prime features a 13 mega-pixel rear camera that features Phase Detection Auto-Focus (PDAF) with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. the device also come with a 5 mega-pixel front camera for taking selfies. The Redmi 3S Prime also bears a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. The Redmi 3S Prime also sports a hybrid dual-SIM (Micro-SIM + Nano-SIM) slot with the second SIM slot also capable of functioning as a micro-SD slot.
The Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime is priced at Rs 8,999.
Moto G4 Play features a 5-inch HD (720p) IPS display and is powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 SoC that comes with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 128 GB via micro-SD card. The smartphone runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, and like several other Moto smartphones, comes with a water repellent nano-coating. The Moto G4 Play features an 8 mega-pixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. The front-facing camera sports a 5 mega-pixel sensor, and the company is also touting the display flash feature. The smartphone is backed with a 2,800 mAh battery and comes with a 10 W rapid charger included in the box that can provide 5 hours of battery life with 15 minutes of charging. As for connectivity options, the Moto G4 Play offers 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, A-GPS, and Micro-USB.
The Lenovo Moto G4 Play is priced at Rs 8,999.
The Moto E3 Power features a 5-inch HD (720 x 1280 pixels resolution) IPS display and is powered by 64-bit 1 GHz MediaTek MT6735P quad-core SoC, 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage that can be further expanded up to 32 GB via micro-SD. The device runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, and supports dual-SIM slots (Micro). The smartphone features an 8 mega-pixel rear camera with LED flash and auto-focus and a 5 mega-pixel front camera. The device is backed with a 3,500 mAh battery with rapid charging feature, and the company is claiming the battery can rapidly charge, delivering 5 hours of battery life in 15 minutes. The connectivity options like 4G LTE, GPS, Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi. The E3 Power also bears 4G LTE connectivity, with VoLTE support, and water repellent nano-coating. It comes with a 10W charger in the box.
Moto E3 Power is priced at Rs 7,999.
The Zenfone Max features a 5.5-inch HD (720p resolution) is powered by 1.5 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor. The device comes in two variants, one with 2 GB RAM/ 16 GB storage and other with 3 GB RAM/32 GB storage. The GPU in Zenfone max is Adreno 405. Zenfone Max features a 13 mega-pixel rear camera that features f/2.0 aperture, Laser Auto-focus Technology and Pixel Master 2.0 for better picture quality. The front camera of the device is a 5 mega-pixel shooter. Zenfone Max is backed with a huge 5,000 mAh non-removable battery (best in class) which is rated to deliver up to 914.4 hours of standby time and up to 37.5 hours of 3G talk-time. Click “here” for full review.
Asus Zenfone Max comes with starting price of Rs 8,982.