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Best Mobile Phones Under Rs. 10000 in India (July 2018) – Buyer’s Guide

Best Mobile Phones Under Rs. 10000 in India

Looking for a good mobile phone which is full with features but still does not want to spent more than 10000 rupees. Chances are higher that you are researching lot but couldn’t make your mind to decide best mobile phones under rs. 10000 in India as there are so many phones available from different mobile vendors which falls under this category that sometimes its hard to pick top performing phone.

Considering how today, we will be discussing best mobile phones under rs. 10000 in India. Best smartphones below Rs 10,000 are a varied lot, so we’ve compiled a list of 10 best of all worlds within this price. The below list is purely based on the performance and “Value For Money” factor. The smartphones below are ranked randomly and the number means nothing.

Best Mobile Phones Under Rs. 10000 in India

Device Name Key Specification
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Screen : 5.99 inch, RAM : 3 GB, Storage : 32 GB, Processor : Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 buying
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Screen : 5.5 inch, RAM : 4GB, Storage : 64GB, Processor : Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 buying
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Screen : 5 inch RAM : 2GB/3GB/4GB, Storage : 16GB/32GB/64GB,  Processor : Snapdragon 435 Xiaomi Redmi 4
Lenovo K8 Plus Screen : 5.2 inch,  RAM : 3GB/4GB,  Storage : 32GB, Processor : Mediatek MT6757 Helio P25 Lenovo K8 Plus
Moto G5 Screen : 5 inch, RAM : 3GB, Storage : 16GB, Processor : Snapdragon 430 Moto G5
NOKIA 3 Screen : 5 inch, RAM : 2GB, Storage : 16GB, Processor : MediaTek MT6737 NOKIA 3
Micromax Canvas Infinity Screen : 5.7 inch, RAM : 3GB, Storage : 32GB, Processor : Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 Micromax Canvas Infinity
Honor 8 Smart Screen : 5.2 inch, RAM : 2GB, Storage : 16GB, Processor : HiSilicon Kirin 650 Honor 8 Smart
ASUS ZENFONE LIVE Screen : 5 inch, RAM : 2GB, Storage : 16GB, Processor : Snapdragon 400 ASUS ZENFONE LIVE
Panasonic Eluga Ray 500 Screen : 5 inch, RAM : 3GB, Storage : 32GB, Processor : MediaTek MT6737 Panasonic Eluga Ray 500

1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 5

xiaomi redmi note 5Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is the newest smartphone in the league of the most popular smartphones in India. The Redmi Note 5 is a solid value-for-money smartphone that offers dependable performance, good cameras and a great battery life. The phone will have a 5.99-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2160 pixels .The smartphone is powered by 2 GHz Octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Processor. A 3 GB of RAM & Adreno 506 graphics processor ensures phone runs smoothly even the most memory intensive applications. The internal storage of 64GB can be expanded via a microSD card. The phone packs a 12-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 is expected to be functioning on Android 7.0 and powered by a 4000 mAh non-removable battery.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
7.0 (Nougat)
Display
5.99 inch
Resolution
1080 x 2160 pixels
Ram
3 GB
Storage
32 GB
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
Primary Camera
12 MP
Front Camera
5 MP
Battery
4000mAh, non-removable
Sensors
Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM, 4G
Pros Cons
Dual Primary Camera setup takes better photos. The phone has Hybrid slot instead of a dedicated slot for SD card.
Performance of the phone is quite smooth and faster. The battery is non-removable.
Superb Build Quality. No special protection for the display.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Full Specification  Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 buying

2. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

xiaomi redmi note 4Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 4 is now the best smartphone to buy under Rs 10,000. The phone comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels at a pixel density of 401 pixels per inch. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 runs Android 6.0 and is powered by a 4100mAh. It is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone with option for Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 32GB also packs in a graphics processor, and 32 GB of internal storage which can be expanded to 128 GB via a microSD card. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 32GB is a 13 MP shooter with Auto Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama Mode, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, Video Recording. Based on analysis, the 4,100mAh battery is among best in this range which last for good number of hours for avid user.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Display
5.5 inch, IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 pixels
Ram
2GB/3GB
Storage
32GB/64GB
Processor
Snapdragon 625 octa-core 2GHz (A53)
Primary Camera
13 MP
Front Camera
5 MP
Battery
4100 mAh, Non-Removable
Sensors
Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM, 4G
Pros Cons
Build quality is solid and phone feels good in hand. Doesn’t support Dual SIM with SD Card (Hybrid Slot).
Good performance by Snapdragon 625 + 4GB RAM 13 MP primary Camera quality is average.
Fingerprint sensor is quick and accurate The battery is non-removable.
Battery is running even after long hours of use low quality voice during call.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Full Specification Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 buying

3. Xiaomi Redmi 4

xiaomi redmi 4Xiaomi Redmi 4 is a decent device in this price segment & also compact smartphone with good specification. Xiaomi which is known for its VFM smartphones had launched its budget smartphone as Redmi 4. It comes with a 5-inch HD IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels at a pixel density of 294 pixels per inch. This phone is available in 2GB RAM and 16 GB storage, 3GB Ram and 32 GB storage, 4GB Ram and 64 GB storage variant and is expandable up to 128 GB via micro SD card. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 runs Android 6.0.1(Marshmallow) OS & upgradable to 7.1.2(Nougat). The phone is powered by a 1.4 GHz Octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor and it comes with 3 GB of RAM. What this means is the processor has Octa cores in the CPU and 3 GB of RAM ensures the phone runs smoothly with multiple applications open simultaneously. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 also packs in a graphics processor, and 32 GB of internal storage which can be expanded to 128 GB. It also ensures more than a day’s battery life even on a heavy use. The main camera on the Xiaomi Redmi 4 is a 13 MP shooter with Auto Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama Mode, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom, Video Recording. The smartphone also has a Front Facing Camera capable of shooting 5 MP selfies.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Display
5 inch
Resolution
720 x 1280 pixels
Ram
2GB/3GB/4GB
Storage
16GB/32GB/64GB
Processor
Snapdragon 435, octa-core 1.4GHz
Primary Camera
13 MP
Front Camera
5 MP
Battery
4100 mAh, Non-Removable
Sensors
Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM, 4G

 

Pros Cons
An eye-catching design with full metallic built. No Gorilla Glass screen protection.
Camera performance is acceptable. Day light shots look good. Not a purely Dual SIM supported phone (Hybrid Slot).
Quick rear-mounted Fingerprint scanner. The smartphone look bit heavy
The battery backup is excellent. For light users it will easily last 2 days.

Xiaomi Redmi 4 Full Specification Xiaomi Redmi 4

4. Lenovo K8 Plus

lenovo k8 plusLenovo just launched its new smartphone called Lenovo K8 Plus, which is a decent performer. The K8 Plus is yet another compact option to go for under Rs 10000. It comes with a 5.2-inch IPS LCD with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels at a pixel density of 424 pixels per inch. The Lenovo K8 Plus runs Android 7.1.1 OS but the good thing is that it’ll get a guaranteed update to 8.0 Oreo. The phone is powered by a 2.5 GHz Octa core Mediatek MT6757 Helio P25 processor and it comes with 3 GB & 4 GB of RAM. What this means is the processor has Octa cores in the CPU and 3 GB & 4 GB of RAM ensures the phone runs smoothly with multiple applications open simultaneously. The Lenovo K8 Plus also packs in a graphics processor, and 32 GB of internal storage which can be expanded to 128 GB via a microSD card. It is powered 4000mAh battery with 10W rapid charger. Its a Dual SIM Smartphone. The main camera on the Lenovo K8 Plus is a 13 + 5 MP shooter with auto focus, face detection, HDR, panorama Mode, geo-tagging, touch Focus, digital zoom, video recording. Furthermore, a powerful battery ensures that it can give a backup of up to one and a half days.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
7.1.1 (Nougat), upgradable to 8.0 (Oreo)
Display
5.2 inch
Resolution
1080 x 1920 pixels
Ram
3GB/4GB
Storage
32GB
Processor
Mediatek MT6757 Helio P25 octa-core 2.6 GHz (A53)
Primary Camera
13MP+5MP dual
Front Camera
8 MP
Battery
4,000mAh, non removable
Sensors
Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM, 4G

 

Pros Cons
Stock Android 7.1.1 ensures for the smooth performance. Camera performance is average under low light conditions
The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. No 4K & slow motion video recording.
Support rapid charge for charging the 4000 mAh battery quickly. Heating issue while charging or playing heavy games.
Dual Camera setup performs well under day light conditions. Front flash is also provided. The thickness of phone is 9.0 mm.
Build quality is solid and phone feels good in hand because of the curved edges.

Lenovo K8 Plus Full Specification Lenovo K8 Plus

5. Moto G5

Moto G5The Moto G5 is another great smartphone from the house of Motorola. The phone comes with a 5-inch Full HD IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels at a pixel density of 441 pixels per inch. The phone is powered by a 1.4 GHz Octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor and it comes with 3 GB & 4 GB of RAM. What this means is the processor has Octa cores in the CPU and 3 GB & 4 GB of RAM ensures the phone runs smoothly with multiple applications open simultaneously. The Moto G5 also packs in a graphics processor, and 16 & 32 GB of internal storage which can be expanded to 128 GB via a microSD card. The smartphone holds a powerful octa-core Cortex A53 processor clocking a speed of 1.4GHz, which, along with 3GB RAM, helps in a power-packed performance. This powerful processor is placed on a chipset of Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 and enhances your multitasking and gaming experience tremendously. Moreover, a GPU of Adreno 505 takes care of the graphical interface with absolute ease. The Moto G5 is armed with a 13MP primary camera which can click great quality pictures of 4,128 x 3,096 pixels resolution. The Moto G5 runs Android 7.0 OS and is powered by a 2800 mAh battery.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
7.0 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Display
5 inch
Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels
Ram
3GB
Storage
16GB
Processor
Snapdragon 430 Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Primary Camera
13 MP
Front Camera
5 MP
Battery
2,800mAh, non-removable
Sensors
Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM, 4G
Pros Cons
Enjoy the neat and clean stock Android with nougat Version. The rear panel of phone is plastic built.
Primary camera shoots good quality shots Limited 16 GB internal storage.
Supports rapid charging Thickness is relatively higher with 9.5 mm depth.
The screen is protected with the corning gorilla glass. Average quality selfies with front camera

Moto G5 Full Specification Moto G5

6. NOKIA 3

Nokia 3Nokia has unveiled a new Smartphone at MWC 2017, named as Nokia 3. The Nokia 3, just like its other sibling, Nokia 5, is a great smartphone considering the price range. It has all the necessary features that you will need from a smartphone. It has a powerful processor, a great pair of cameras and everything else to keep you interested all day long. The phone is available with 16 GB of internal storage. The phone comes with a 2630 mAh battery to support it’s 5 inch screen with HD IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen display having a resolution of 720 x 1280 at 294 ppi and runs on Android v7.0 (Nougat) operating system. The smartphone is powered by 1.4 GHz Quad core Mediatek MT6737 Processor. A 2 GB of RAM & Mali T720 graphics processor ensures phone runs smoothly even the most memory intensive applications & still shows no signs of lag. Internal storage of 16 GB can be expanded to 128 GB via a microSD card. Nokia 3 comes with a 8 megapixel rear Camera and 8 megapixel front Camera. The Smartphone has a low camera aperture of 2.0.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
7.1.2 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Display
5 inch
Resolution
720 x 1280 pixels
Ram
2GB
Storage
16GB
Processor
MediaTek MT6737, Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Primary Camera
8 MP
Front Camera
8 MP
Battery
2630mAh, non-removable
Sensors
No Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM, 4G
Pros Cons
A great classy and compact premium look. A very average processor for multitasking.
Both the 8MP Cameras are decent enough. The phone doesn’t have a fingerprint sensor.
5 inch polarised HD corning gorilla display The loudness of the sound is average.
Latest Android 7.0 (Nougat) OS with guaranteed future upgradations. According to display resolution, 2630mAh Battery is not sufficient.

NOKIA 3 Full Specification NOKIA 3

7. Micromax Canvas Infinity

Micromax Canvas InfinityMicromax has launched a new premium smartphone called Micromax Canvas Infinity. The highlight of the device is its full vision display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 and Micromax will be the first Indian smartphone maker to adopt this aspect ratio. Micromax Canvas Infinity is a Smartphone Powered by Android 7.1.2 Nougat and comes with a 5.7-inch IPS LCD display that exhibits a resolution of 720 x 1,440 pixels, resulting in to a density of 282 ppi. The Smartphone is powered by 1.4 GHz Quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 Processor. A 3 GB of RAM & Adreno 308 graphics processor ensures phone runs smoothly even the most memory intensive applications & still shows no signs of lag. Internal storage of 32 GB can be expanded to 128 GB via a microSD card. The key attraction of the Micromax Canvas Infinity is its extra-large display. As far as the battery is concerned it has 2900 mAh. Micromax Canvas Infinity comes with a 13 megapixel rear Camera and 16 megapixel front Camera.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
7.1.2 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Display
5.7 inch
Resolution
720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio
Ram
3GB
Storage
32GB
Processor
Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425, Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Primary Camera
13 MP
Front Camera
16 MP
Battery
2980 mAh ,Removable
Sensors
Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM
Pros Cons
Good looking 18:9 ratio 5.7-inch display. Rear camera is average.
Front camera is capable of taking some nice shots. Build quality is also average.
Runs on Android Nougat version 7.1.2 which is the latest one. Heating issues either during continuous usage of 4G or gaming.

Micromax Canvas Infinity Full Specification Micromax Canvas Infinity

8. Honor 8 Smart

Honor 8 SmartHuawei, the Chinese multinational company, sets a stronghold on the Indian smartphone market with yet another power packed device. The Honor 8 Smart provide you with everything that you would need from a powerful smartphone. The device is all set to grab all your attention and keep you wanting for more. The Honor 8 Smart mobile features a 5.2″ (13.21 cm) display with a screen resolution of Full HD 1080 x 1920 pixels and runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system. The device is powered by Octa core (2 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53) processor paired with 2 GB of RAM. The smartphone provides 16GB internal storage to it users to work with, which can be further expanded upto 128GB with the help of microSD. As far as the battery is concerned 3000mAh that promises 1.3 days of battery life even with heavy use. It has a 13-megapixel rear camera and 8-megapixel front-facing camera which is good enough for selfies and video calling.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
6.0 (Marshmallow)
Display
5.2 inch
Resolution
1080 x 1920 pixels
Ram
2GB
Storage
16GB
Processor
HiSilicon Kirin 650, Octa core
Primary Camera
13 MP
Front Camera
8 MP
Battery
3000 mAh ,Removable
Sensors
Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM
Pros Cons
Display is clean and vibrant, well balanced colour saturation. Doesn’t come enabled with fast charging.
Dual camera for taking sharp and vibrant pictures (Monochrome + Rich color). Slot for SIM 2 is not Available.
Bigger screen with compatibility, Ultra-narrow bezel design.
Storage can be expanded up to 256GB
Battery is not removable manually.

Honor 8 Smart Full Specification Honor 8 Smart

9. ASUS ZENFONE LIVE

ASUS ZENFONE LIVEAsus Zenfone Live could be the ideal phone for selfie lover. The smartphone is the first to launch live-streaming beautification technology. The company has completely focussed upon clear videos and audio. The Asus Zenfone Live 16GB flaunts a 5-inch IPS LCD HD 720 x 1,280 pixels display and runs on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) OS. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon processor paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage. An external microSD card readable upto 128GB, is also present for more storage needs. The 13MP back camera captures great images, be it day or night. It also has a 5MP front facing snapper. Acting as an energy booster is a 2,650mAh li-ion battery.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
6.0 (Marshmallow)
Display
5 inch
Resolution
720 x 1280 pixels
Ram
2GB
Storage
16GB
Processor
Quad Core, 1.4 GHz Snapdragon 400
Primary Camera
13 MP
Front Camera
5 MP
Battery
2650 mAh Non-Removable
Sensors
No Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM, 4G
Pros Cons
Real-time live streaming beautification feature. No Android 7.0 out of the box
Decent build quality. No fingerprint scanner
13MP back Camera Hybrid SIM card slot
Light and compact design Low battery power capacity

ASUS ZENFONE LIVE Full Specification ASUS ZENFONE LIVE

10. Panasonic Eluga Ray 500

Panasonic Eluga Ray 500The Panasonic Eluga Ray 500 is a budget-friendly smartphone with all the smart features expected in a high-end smartphone like great performance, dual primary cameras and strong battery backup do not let down anytime. The Panasonic Eluga Ray 500 comes with a 5.0-inch (12.7 cm) HD multi capacitive touchscreen with a screen resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels. The pixel density of the display is 294 ppi. The system boots on Android v7.0 (Nougat) operating system. The Smartphone is powered by 1.25 GHz Quad core Mediatek MTK6737 Processor. A 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage can be expanded to 256 GB via a microSD card. Panasonic Eluga Ray 500 boasts of dual primary camera of 13 megapixel + 8 megapixel and 5 megapixel front Camera. The Panasonic Eluga Ray 500 is powered by a 4,000mAh li-ion non-removable battery.

Key Specification

OS
Android
OS Version
7.0 (Nougat)
Display
5 inch
Resolution
720 x 1280 pixels
Ram
3GB
Storage
32GB
Processor
Quad Core, 1.25 GHz MediaTek MT6737
Primary Camera
13 + 8 MP
Front Camera
5 MP
Battery
4000 mAh Non-Removable
Sensors
Fingerprint
Connectivity
Dual SIM, 4G
Pros Cons
Rear Dual cameras click more keen pictures. Some minor lags with heavy usage.
Design and build quality is great. No protection for display.
Excellent battery life Little bit heavy.
Bluetooth version is very old and wifi speed is also very slow.

Panasonic Eluga Ray 500 Full Specification Panasonic Eluga Ray 500

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