So you have a budget of Rs 10,000 (max) and you want a good smartphone? Don’t worry; there are plenty of options these days. We have here listed five smartphones available in India under Rs 10,000 which offer the best value for money.
Like the Le 1s, this phone is also a great value for money device. It has a 5.5-inch full HD (1920x1080p) display that has Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by a 1.85 GHz octa-core Hello X10 MediaTek processor, which is paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal memory. The smartphone runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop operating system with EUI 5.5 on top of it.
The LeEco Le 1s Eco is armed with a 13-megapixel rear camera that has LED flash light support. The rear camera has F2.0 Aperture, 1/3.1 inches Sensor, phase detection auto focus, Auto Focus, Manual Focus, HDR, Scene Mode, Slow Motion Recording, and 5x Digital Zoom features. For selfies, it has a 5-megapixel front camera.
The Le 1s Eco also offers a fingerprint sensor and a USB Type C port. The smartphone is backed up by a 3000 mAh lithium polymer battery. Besides, the Le 1s Eco offer 4G, Dual SIM, Bluetooth 4.1, A-GPS, GLONASS, WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), WiFi Hotspot, WiFi Direct, Dolby DTS sound technology, Magnetometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor, and Infrared Sensor. The handset measures 74.2×151.1×7.6 mm and weighs 170 grams.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus has a 5-inch IPS full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display and is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 processor, which is paired with 2GB of RAM and Adreno 405 GPU. The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and has a 2750 mAh battery.
The Vibe K5 Plus has a 13-megapixel rear-camera; and an LED flash is also there in the rear panel while a 5-megapixel front-facing camera is in its front. Besides, the phone offers 16GB of internal storage, 32GB expandable storage slot, Dual-SIM, 4G LTE, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and a micro USB port. The handset measures 142x71x8.2mm and weighs 142 grams. The smartphone comes with Dolby Atmos technology with two speakers on rear panel.
With a gorgeous metal unibody and a huge 5.5 inch display, the Meizu M3 Note makes an impression under Rs 10,000. The phone has a 5.5 inch Full HD (1920Ã—1080 pixels) 2.5D curved glass display. It is powered by the Helio P10 (MT6755M) octa core processor, which is paired with Mali T860 GPU, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, and option expand up-to 128GB via microSD.
It also comes with fingerprint scanner that is built into its physical home button which as per company can unlock the phone in 0.2 seconds. The dual SIM Meizu M3 Note has Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and has Flyme OS 5.1 custom user interface on top. The smartphone offers a 13-megapixel rear camera with dual tone LED flash lights and a 5-megapixel front snapper.
Most importantly, the Meizu M3 Note has a huge 4100 mAh battery. On the connectivity front, the smartphone offers 4G/LTE along with VoLTE, WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), micro-USB port, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPS/A-GPS.
The Coolpad Note 3 Plus has 5.5-inch full HD (1920x1080p) display, 1.3 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor, Mali-T720 GPU, 3GB RAM, 16 GB of internal storage and 64GB micro SD card slot. The smartphone runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and has a customised user interface called CoolUI 6.0. There is a 3,000 mAh battery in the phone which claims to offer talk-time of 8 hours and standby time of 150 hours.
The Coolpad Note 3 Plus also has a 13-megapixel rear camera that comes along with dual-tone LED flash light and a 5-megapixel front camera. Besides, the Note 3 Plus offers fingerprint scanner, Dual SIM, 4G LTE, WiFi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac), WiFi Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS/AGPS, a micro USB 2.0 port, USB OTG support, G-sensor, Proximity sensor, Light sensor, Gyro sensor, and eCompass. The handset measures 15.2 x 0.9 x 7.7 cm and weighs around 168 grams.
This is perhaps the only water resistant smartphone under Rs 10,000. It has a 5 inch touchscreen with high definition resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 coating. The smartphone is water resistant (IPX7 rated) and is thus immune to splashes and accidental drops in the water but is not water proof.
The Motorola Moto G (3rd Gen) has the quad core Snapdragon 410 processor, 13 megapixel rear camera with flash light, 5 megapixel front camera, 32 GB micro SD card slot, and dual SIM with 4G. It has a 2470 mAh battery that claims to last a whole day. The Moto G 3rd Gen comes armed with the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system. Note that it has 2 GB RAM and 16 GB of internal memory.