Looking for the best phone under 10000 Rs? Believe us, finding it is a real challenging task as there are many good smartphones under 10000 Rs. And this is the most competitive price range.
In the recent times, we have seen some high quality, powerful and equally good smartphones from many companies in this range, which has made it even more difficult for the buyers to decide which one is the best.
Don’t worry, though; we are always here to help you out. We have written the latest list of – 5 Best Android Phones under 10000 Rs till August.
1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
This smartphone has been around for a while, and makes it to the top 5 options in the price bracket. The 16GB + 2GB RAM variant is priced at Rs 9999, while if you are willing to pay slightly more than 32GB + 3GB RAM model is priced at Rs 11,999.
The phone has 5.5 inches Full HD display with 401 PPI pixel density and has very good display quality but, it doesn’t come with Gorilla Glass screen protection. The Redmi Note 3 is powered by the newly launched Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 Processor which has 6 cores, out of which four are 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 and the rest two are 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 CPU’s which handle the heavy usage.
The Redmi Note 3 is the world’s first phone to come with Snapdragon 650 processor, which is very powerful and delivers performance better than many flagship processors, it also doesn’t heat up much as well.
It is equipped with a 16 MP rear camera which comes with PDAF and Dual-Tone LED Flash and clicks very good quality images. On the front, it has a 5 MP shooter which too is capable of clicking good quality selfies.
Another highlight of the Redmi Note 3 is its fast fingerprint scanner which can unlock the phone in just 0.3 seconds and backed by a big 4050 mAh battery
The phone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Xiaomi’s beautiful MIUI 7 running on top. It is a dual sim phone with 4G and VoLTE support, it allows storage expansion and supports microSD cards up to 128 GB but, it has a hybrid slot so, at a time, you can either use the second sim or the microSD card.
Check full review of Xiaomi Note 3.
It is a great buy and is undoubtedly the best smartphone under 10000 Rs. in India.
2. Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime
Another flagship of Xiaomi completely suits in the ranking, Redmi 3S Prime smartphone launched in August 2016. The phone comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels
The Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime is powered by 1.1GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor and it comes with 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.
As far as the cameras are concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies, but for indoor purposes camera fails to prove its ability.
The Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime runs Android 6.0.1 and is powered by a 4100mAh non removable battery. It measures 139.30 x 69.60 x 8.50 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 144.00 grams.
The Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G, 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India).Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope.
Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope. It has a fingerprint sensor situated at back similar like Redmi Note 3, quality of the sensor is remarkable.
Read full Review of Redmi 3s Prime
Price: 8999 (flipkart special sale)
3. LeEco Le 1s Eco
LeEco has upgraded its popular smartphone LeEco Le 1s with the newer ‘Made in India’ LeEco Le 1s Eco which, brings in only a few changes like it now runs on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow, supports 10 Indian regional languages and includes entertainment packages from Eros Now, YuppTV and Hungama, worth Rs. 4900 free for one year, rest everything remains the same.
Starting with the design, the first thing you will notice about the smartphone is its premium metallic design which is by far the best build quality we have seen in a 10-11k phone. It has a 5.5 inches Full HD screen with 403 PPI pixel density; the display quality is very good.
The screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The Le 1s Eco runs on the powerful 2.2 GHz Mediatek Helio X10 Turbo 6795T Octa Core Processor coupled with 3 GB RAM and delivers consistently good performance. It has got the PowerVR G6200 GPU which performs very well with small to medium games but with heavy games, it struggles a little, although it isn’t bad.
The phone has got a 13 MP rear camera with F2.0 aperture which can click very detailed pictures and is a good overall performer. On the front, it has a 5 MP shooter which also comes with F2.0 aperture and 85 degrees wide-angle lens, it also produces good selfies.
The Le 1s Eco brings 3 important features which are hardly seen in a 10,000 Rs. phone, the fingerprint scanner, USB Type-C port for fast charging and the Infrared (IR) Blaster
It has got 32 GB internal memory out of which around 25 GB is free for the user but, the phone doesn’t have the microSD slot. It has a Li-Po 3000 mAh battery.
Read full review.
4. Moto E3 Power
The phone is 9.55-mm thin , and tips the scale at 153.5 grams. The phone is powered by a 1 GHz Quad core Mediatek MT6735P processor and it comes with 2 GB of RAM.
What this means is the processor has Quad cores in the CPU and 2 GB of RAM ensures the phone runs smoothly with multiple applications open simultaneously.
The Motorola Moto E3 Power also packs in a graphics processor, and 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded to 32 GB via a microSD card.
The Motorola Moto E3 Power runs Android 6.0.1 OS and is powered by a 3500 mAh battery. Its a Dual SIM Smartphone, and connectivity options on the Motorola Moto E3 Power include , GPS, HotSpot,Wifi,Bluetooth.
The main camera on the Motorola Moto E3 Power is an 8 MP shooter with Auto Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama Mode, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, Video Recording. The smartphone also has a Front Facing Camera capable of shooting 5 MP selfies.
5. Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus
The phone has a 5-inch 1080P IPS display which looks good and has decent viewing angles. The build quality is impressive and has an aluminum body on the back.
The handset is the rip-off of LeEco Le 1s which has exactly the same design as Vibe K5 plus. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 octa-core processor with Adreno 405. The performance is smooth and gaming is excellent on this device. If you are a hardcore gamer then Vibe K5 Plus is worth every penny.
On addition to this, it has 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. Further, it can be expandable up to 128 GB via MicroSD card.
The Vibe K5 Plus offers a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and 5P lens. The camera quality is just mediocre and nothing much to talk about. The surprising part is the battery performance, even though it has only 2750 mAh battery the battery life is just amazing.
The device can easily last a day with nominal usage. It runs on Android Lollipop 5.1 with sluggish Vibe UI on top. The Vibe K5 Plus supports Dolby Atmos for high-end audio quality.
The loudspeaker is on the back which doesn’t make sense if you have a feature like Dolby Atmos. If you are looking for a smartphone with good build quality, gaming, and decent battery life then Vibe K5 plus could be a good option.
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