A few days ago we brought to you the Top 5 phones under Rs 7,000 and today we are looking at the next category – best five phones in the Rs 7,000 to Rs 10,000 price segment. Over the next few days, we will be covering the Rs 15,000 and Rs 20,000 category too. This category too suffers from the problem of too many options, and since there are several good choices in this bracket, we decided to round up the best of the best. Read on to find out our top 5 phones for under Rs 10,000, starting with the cheapest.
The Yu Yuphoria has a 5 inch HD IPS display. It runs on the Android Lollipop based Cyanogen Mod 12 operating system with the help of a quad-core 1.7 GHz processor and 2 GB RAM. For storage, the Yuphoria offers 16 GB of internal memory which is expandable by another 32 GB.
The Yu Yuphoria has an 8 megapixel primary camera with autofocus, geo-tagging, face detection and HDR features and it can record videos at 1080p at 30 fps. For selfies, it has got a 5 megapixel front camera. The dual-SIM Yu Yuphoria offers 4G, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS (A-GPS), and a 2230 mAh battery which claims to be enough for 7 hours of talk time or 160 hours of standby.
The Yu Yureka has a 5.5 inch HD IPS display. Running on Cyanogen Mod OS, the Yureka is armed with a quad-core 1.5 GHz processor and 2 GB of RAM. It too has 16 GB internal memory and a 32 GB micro SD card slot. The Yu Yureka comes armed with a 13 megapixel primary camera with Sony Exmor R sensor and has a 5 megapixel front camera.
This dual-SIM device has all the expected connectivity features such as 4G, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, etc. The 2500 mAh battery is enough for 9 hours of talk time or 210 hours of standby.
The Asus Zenfone 2 Laser is equipped with a 5 inch HD IPS display, Android Lollipop operating system, a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor and 2 GB of RAM. It has 16 GB of built in memory and its expandable storage slot can hold a micro SD card of up to 128 GB.
The primary camera of the Asus Zenfone 2 Laser is a 13 megapixel unit which offers laser autofocus, touch focus, face detection, HDR, face beauty mode, gesture shot, Pixel Master, and an aperture of f/2.0, while in its front lies a 5 megapixel selfie taker. The Asus Zenfone 2 Laser is a dual-SIM 4G phone with GPS, Bluetooth, and WiFi for connectivity choices. The Asus Zenfone 2 Laser is powered by a 2070 mAh battery.
The InFocus M530’s 5 inch IPS display has high definition resolution. It however has the old Android KitKat operating system that comes with InLife UI. The handset though is quite powerful owing to its octa-core 2.0 GHz processor and 2 GB RAM. It also has 16 GB of internal memory and a 64 GB microSD card slot.
The M530 has a 13 megapixel rear camera that comes with Sony Exmor RS Sensor, optical image stabilisation, and a aperture of f/1.8. In its front panel there is a 13 megapixel as well for selfies and video calls which comes with aperture of f/2.2, Sony Exmore RS Sensor, and 80 degree wide angle lens. The InFocus M530 is a dual-SIM phone with 4G, GPS, WiFi, and Bluetooth. The power is provided by a 3100 mAh battery.
The Lenovo K3 Note is armed with a 5.5 inch full HD IPS display, Android Lollipop operating system, a 1.7 GHz octa-core processor, and 2 GB of RAM. Its internal memory stands at 16 GB, to which you can add another 32 GB via a microSD card.
The primary camera of the Lenovo K3 Note is a 13 megapixel unit with autofocus unit and it has a 5 megapixel front camera. This dual-SIM phone offers 4G, GPS, Bluetooth, WiFi, and 2900 mAh battery.