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Best Mobile Phones Under Rs 10,000 in India

Updated on : Nov 29, 2019 2:11 PM
Best Mobile Phones Under Rs 10,000 in India

As under rated, it may sound, the fact still pertains that Smartphones Under 10000 has been the upgrade of the year. Its not any less obvious that people are not interested to buy a cell phone that costs 10000 and the same also arouses the confusion that one may end up buying a phone amidst 1000's of different choices and too many options. 

As technology continues to become more affordable with each passing smartphone upgrade, the need to buy a new smartphone with excellent features always continues to stay on the trend. Below is the list of some of the many smartphones that will give you the best of all worlds, for smartphones within this price.

Samsung Galaxy M20 3GB Photo1
Rating and Reviews
2,396 Votes

One of the coolest features that this Samsung model is well known for a responsive fingerprint sensor on the back which has a good placement. However, its design isn't quite as premium as the Honor 10 Lite, Nokia 5.1 Plus or Realme 2 Pro. It has a 16cm (6.3") FHD+ Infinity V Display and comes with a 5000 mAh battery. The screen resolution is 1080x2340 and its density is about 409ppi. It is suited for photographers with its Dual Camera that has Ultra-wide lens. It brings decent storage of 32 GB and RAM of 3 GB. It comes in two authentic shades of Charcoal black and Ocean Blue. It offers 13MP + 5MP rear camera and 8MP Front Camera. It has Android 8.1 Oreo Operating System version. It has USB Type C port on the bottom along with its speaker grille which is also on the bottom. 

Pros: It has sharp, vivid, 'Infinity V' display, with a water drop notch display that Supports Wide vine L1 standard such that it is capable of delivering true HD quality videos on diversified platforms.

Cons: One thing to also keep a note of is the fact that Samsung's UI is riddled with spammy ads and notifications for which one ought to be aware about.

Realme 3i 4GB Photo1
Rating and Reviews
242 Votes

Realme 3i 4GB comes with many features enough to gather attention from all the budget phone seekers. Its trendy display that is 6.22 inches long with a screen resolution of 720x1520 px, 270ppi IPS LCD screen not only bears a stylish aspect ratio but also its processing front is amazing at this price range. Its Li ion battery having a capacity of 4,230mAh is enough to keep the device active for a day even with heavy usage. It supports 4G VoLTE support, Wi Fi 802.11, b/g/n in terms of connectivity. Its screen carries a 19:9 aspect ratio. It comes with a 13MP and 2MP rear camera that has features like Nightscape mode, Scene Recognition, Chroma Boost, AI engine recognition etc. Its front camera comes with AI Beauty 13MP lens that can help one with clear and bright selfie pictures. It has two quad core processors that run at a speed of 2GHz while its Mali G72 MP3 is responsible for the graphical handles. It allows 64GB internal memory that can be expanded.

Pros: It comes with a configuration of 4GB RAM that helps to keep the device free of lag. It has flexibility of a micro SD sim card for expanding the memory up to 256GB. 

Cons: From the camera's perspective, it overall detail levels, exposure, and dynamic range though are just average though and the Indoor shots under artificial lighting carry a lot of noise in general.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 3GB Photo1
Rating and Reviews
2,626 Votes

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 which is loaded with a lot of premium features was launched in India on the 5th of March this year. It has an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and a pixel density of 409ppi . One of its specialities is the gradient layers that provide an all new chic look to the phone. It comes with Octa core processor that is 2.2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260. With an Internal Memory of 32GB which is Expandable Up to 256 GB and comes with a User Available Storage of Up to 21.5 GB. It has a 6.3-inch IPS LCD display which exhibits a screen resolution 1,080 x 2,340 pixels. Its display gets the gets the Corning Gorilla Glass protection. One feature that is again noteworthy is that it along with offering 12 MP + 2 MP Dual Primary Cameras, it has Exmor RS CMOS Sensor that is Phase Detection autofocus. Its camera enables Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection. 

Pros: What is really fascinating to the users is that Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 supports both Google Cast and Miracast for its wireless display technology. It comes with a screen resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels. 

Cons: It is Not Waterproof

Realme 3 3GB Photo1
Rating and Reviews
1,924 Votes

Realme 3 3GB not only comes with great features in its range with strong spec sheet. Its top-notch bezel less display comes with a 6.2-inch IPS LCD display having a screen resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels and a pixel density of 271 PPI. One can click good pictures with its 13MP and 2MP at the rear end and 13MP lens at the front end. It is equipped with the MediaTek Helio P70 chip and an Octa core processor basic setup. It comes with Wi Fi 802.11, b/g/n/n 5GHz, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS with A GPS, Glonass, microUSB 2.0 connectivity features. It comes with great time power backup will surely keep your device active for about a day with 4230mAh battery capacity. It also offers great expandable memory up to 256GB via a microSD card with its basic 64GB internal memory. It supports dual sim for additional support. It is available in Dynamic Black, Radiant Blue, Classic Black colours. Its camera supports Yes Phase Detection autofocus type.

Pros: One of the special features is that it comes with a Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Both the front and the rear cameras capture impressive pictures at all lighting conditions. Its 3GB RAM gives lag free experience during games. Besides you would love to flaunt its elegant design. 

Cons: It does not have full HD display which is one fact to be cautious about. 

Xiaomi Redmi 7A Photo1
Rating and Reviews
1,113 Votes

Xiaomi Redmi 7A which released in June 2019 comes with a matte finish and comes with a pretty compact look and a Decent 5.45 inch IPS display. It is one of the entry level hardware consisting device that features an entry level power efficient Snapdragon 439 processor. Its launch date is July 4, 2019. It comes with 12 MP Primary Camera and 5 MP Front Camera. It has a screen resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels with an aspect ratio of 18:9 that approximately accounts to 295ppi density.  It is powered by a 4000mAh battery and features a microUSB port as well as a 3.5mm headphone jack. It is available in 16 GB, 32 GB storage variants. It comes with a 5MP front facing camera and a 12MP primary camera. It comes with not only 2GB of RAM but also 16GB of internal storage on the base version and gets the Adreno 505 GPU for handling basic games and an occasional session of PUBG. It has Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode amongst its rare camera features.

Pros: It has excellent battery life such that the handset will easily last an entire day with nominal usage. It uses the good old microUSB standard for wired connectivity. 

Cons: It has large bezels making it look a little old somehow. It has a limiting 2GB RAM. It is only available in black colour.

Oppo A5s Photo1
Rating and Reviews
145 Votes

Oppo A5s which was launched in April 2019 comes with 6.20-inch HD+ display screen bearing with 720x1520 pixels resolution with a 19:9 aspect ratio and is powered by a 2.3GHz octa core MediaTek Helio P35 chipset processor. It comprises of 13MP+2MP dual camera setup on the rear with f/2.2 and f/2.4 apertures, respectively and an 8MP selfie camera on the front with f/2.0 aperture that recognizes up to 296 facial points. It also features 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. It is available in 64 GB storage variant and is offered in Black, Red colours. It comprises of Android Oreo based ColorOS 5.2 on its software end. It comes with a 4230mAh battery and offers 4G VoLTE, Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, Micro USB, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and GPS/ A GPS on its connectivity end. It comes with 2GB RAM and 32GB internal storage that is very well expandable to microSD up to 256GB. 

Pros: It is known for its impressive battery life and an overall pretty decent look.

Cons: The software on which it works is not that great and its overall performance is also not as good when compared to its competition. Hence its software needs a lot of work.

Samsung Galaxy A10 Photo1
Rating and Reviews
5,397 Votes

Samsung Galaxy A10 comes with a 6.2-inch HD+ Infinity V Display panel bearing 720x1520 pixels resolution and is powered by an octa core Exynos 7884 processor. One of its good features is that it comes packed with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage which can very well be further expanded up to 512GB via microSD card for optics. In terms of camera and imaging it has a 13MP rear camera with f/1.9 aperture along with LED flash, HDR, and 1080p video recording support. For all the video graphers out there, it is pre-loaded shooting modes such as Ultra-Wide, Slow Mo, and Hyperlapse. In terms of software, it is based on Android 9 Pie. It is based on 3,400mAh battery that comprises of Wi Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 4G VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, A GPS, GLONASS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack in terms of connectivity. It comes with an internal memory of 

32 GB that is expandable up to 512 GB

Pros: Its configuration that comes packed with a 1.6GHz octa core processor and a RAM of 2GB makes it very well suited for multitasking and comes with a Mali G71 MP2 GPU for its graphical side. It supports Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) from amongst its shooting modes which makes it very reliable for Videographers.

Cons: It operates on a 3400mAh Li ion battery that is not very well suited for keeping the phone on active mode for long hours and hence this needs to be improved. Overall the camera quality is not that great due to lack of Optical Image Stabilization feature.

Realme C2 Photo1
Rating and Reviews
351 Votes

Realme C2 is made on the 12nm manufacturing process and is comprised of octa core Cortex A53 CPU and Power VR GE8320 GPU. It is offered in two variants   2GB RAM + 16GB storage, and 3GB RAM + 32GB storage which come in 2GB + 16GB configuration. Realme C2 which has been introduced at the lower end of the market in the successor to the Realme C1 so as to shake the industry up which it surely did. It comes in a 6.1 inch HD+ display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 for protection. It is also backed with a camera system which consists of a 13MP primary camera and a 2MP depth sensor. It is offered in in two variants  2GB RAM with 16GB storage, and 3GB RAM with 32GB of storage.

Pros: It not only offers good viewing angles but also offers the option to change the colour temperature of the display. It comes ingrained with a very diamond cut pattern on the back that makes it look premium. Its 3GB variant is powerful enough for day to day tasks but couldn't run big games smoothly.

Cons: Its Display resolution is not that great. It provides Average legibility under sunlight. It also comes with a bunch of preloaded apps, including DailyHunt, UC Browser, NewsPoint, ShareChat, Amazon India, Wynk Music, Webnovel, Opera browser that can be hopefully uninstalled. Its low light shots are average and although you happen to use Chrome Boost for slightly better results, the output takes time to deliver the final output.

Asus ZenFone Max M2 3GB Photo1
Rating and Reviews
496 Votes

Asus ZenFone Max M2 3GB which has up to date styling with a large notched display shouldn't be mistaken for a replacement to ZenFone Max M1 but it slightly notches above it. Its Android UI offers a smooth review. Its 4000mAh battery offers a superb real world usage. It comes with powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 processor with a decent performance overall. It has 13 MP + 2 MP Dual Primary camera and 8 MP Front Camera. For all the movie lovers, it has a 6.26 inch IPS LCD display having a screen resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels and a density of 269ppi.

Pros: This phone is capable of running few recent games at decent quality settings without any stutters. Its very simple to use due to stock Android for its low end phones

Cons: Its 13MP main rear camera with an f/1.8 aperture, low light shots will tend to verge on unusable test shots that may came out blurry or just too dark. Its depth effect is also not that great overall. If camera quality is important, you may need to upgrade the camera quality. It still comprises of software issues currently which is the un optimised notch in which the network bars and call profile icons usually aren't visible fully and a portion of it remains hidden under the notch itself and needs to be updated soon. It is not suggested to be bought if one is looking for a better camera in this range and could possibly look at the Redmi Note 6 Pro, or Nokia 5.1 Plus.

Realme 2 32GB Photo1
Rating and Reviews
4,985 Votes

Realme 2 comes in Diamond Black, Diamond Red, Diamond Blue colours. It uses Fingerprint (rear mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass for its sensors. It has 64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM internal slot memory storage. It has 32 GB internal storage with 13MP + 2MP rear camera and 8MP Front Camera. It is known for its Front Camera possible due to 4230mAh Battery Life. It has a fast running Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor. It comes with Android 8.1 Operating System in a 6.20-inch display that comes with 720x1520 resolution.

Pros: It offers its users butter smooth performance due to its fast running Snapdragon 660 processor and essentially deliver amazing results including heavy games which is very relatable to that given by Snapdragon 660 equipped Mi A2.

Cons: It is also a fingerprint magnet which means that if one does not use a protective cover, one will find themselves cleaning the rear panel multiple times throughout the day which is mostly not suited. Its bezels that hide a little bit of content at the two bottom corners of the LCD panel can create an issue in apps which hold important control at these points. This may create problems for all the game lovers out there. Its Color OS is not the most refined and there are some UX quirks too in Color OS. It is not that great for Video Recorders out there because even with EIS, the videos tend to come out shaky.

Here's The Summary List of Best Mobile Phones Under 10000

1.Samsung Galaxy M20 3GB
2.Realme 3i 4GB
3.Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 3GB
4.Realme 3 3GB
5.Xiaomi Redmi 7A
6.Oppo A5s
7.Samsung Galaxy A10
8.Realme C2
9.Asus ZenFone Max M2 3GB
10.Realme 2 32GB