Best Android Smartphones Under 10000 in India

Updated 24 - Jul - 2017

If you are in the market looking for a budget Android smartphone, chances are, you have a budget of Rs. 10,000. So, what do you get in this budget? well, a lot actually. As technology continues to become cheaper with each passing month, features such as 13MP rear cameras, Full HD displays, fingerprint sensors have started to make their way in this segment. But, which phone to buy?. Here is our list of the best smartphones below Rs 10,000 in India for this month across different brands. These are the best android phones under Rs 10,000 and offer the best combination of features, performance and quality for a phone buyer whose budget is under Rs 10,000.




Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

The 2GB, 32GB version of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 priced at Rs. 9,999 in and currently is the best smartphone under 10000 rs in India. In terms of performance, the Snapdragon 625 powered phone performs better than almost all devices around the same price. It has one of the most reliable battery life we have seen on a sub-10k smartphone. Xiaomi has also improved the camera in the new phone, making it an even better proposition. Overall, It offers the best performance and battery life of all smartphones under 10000 rs that are currently available in India. However, limited stocks are still a big hurdle to pass through.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 & 3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
4100 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
Xiaomi Redmi 4
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Xiaomi Redmi 4

The Xiaomi Redmi 4 takes up the mantle from the Redmi 3S Prime. The phone is now available with a fingerprint scanner across all its variants. Available in both 2GB, 16GB and 3GB, 32GB variants under Rs. 10,000 makes it one of the best budget options. You can also opt for the 4GB, 64GB variant of the phone, but you might have to extend your budget for that. Moreover, the phone has the best camera in the sub-10K segment.

Xiaomi Redmi 4 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
4100 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435
Yu Yureka Black
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Yu Yureka Black

The Yu Yureka is another good option in the sub-10K smartphone category, offering pretty much the same performance as the Xiaomi Redmi 4, but in a newer, more good looking design. The Phone is available in two kinds of black colours and looks quite premium in both of them. It features 4GB of RAM and 32GB storage, setting a new benchmark in its price segment. The battery life is also decent, but the camera quality is quite inconsistent.

Yu Yureka Black - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
Available at :
Lenovo K6 Power
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Lenovo K6 Power

The Lenovo K6 Power is one of the newest additions to this list. This new K-series phone from Lenovo challenges the famed Xiaomi Redmi 3S prime. In fact, the K6 Power turned out to be as good a phone as the Redmi 3S prime. In addition, the 5-inch phone packs a 1080p display, and the 13MP rear camera on the phone is also better than that of the Redmi 3S prime.

Lenovo K6 Power - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 & 4 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
4000 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
Available at :
Xiaomi Redmi 4A
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Xiaomi Redmi 4A

The Xiaomi Redmi 4A is the most affordable Xiaomi phone you can buy today. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC and featuring 2GB of RAM, the phone manages to offer a decent performance. It has a 5-inch 720p display and features 16GB. However, if you have no qualms adding an microSD card to the equation, you end up with one of the best value for money smartphone available today.

Xiaomi Redmi 4A - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3120 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
Moto G4
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Moto G4

The Moto G4 is the last year budget offering from Motorola, which currently is available for around Rs. 10,000. This 5.5-inch smartphone may not be as good a performer as other phones which come above it, but it is still a decent performer. The phone offers a decent build quality and a reliable battery life as well. The rear 13MP camera is also quite good.

Moto G4 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.5 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 617
Available at :
Moto G4 Play
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Moto G4 Play

If you like a stock like Android UI on your phone, the Moto G4 Play is your best option to buy in a budget. The Snapdragon 410 SoC powered device may not be as powerful as the Redmi 3S, but it will not disappoint if your day to day usage does not include gaming. Further, it has decent battery life and is one of the most ergonomic smartphones available.

Moto G4 Play - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
8 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
2800 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
Available at :
Coolpad Note 5 Lite
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Coolpad Note 5 Lite

The smaller cousin of the Coolpad Note 5, is one of the best looking phones in the budget segment, but besides that it has a decent display and battery life. That being said, the Coolpad Note 5 Lite is hard to recommend over the Redmi 4 or even the Redmi Note 4 which are available around the same price.

Coolpad Note 5 Lite - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
2500 mAH
Soc :
Mediatek MT6735CP
Available at :
Coolpad Note 5
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Coolpad Note 5

The Coolpad Note 5 is not the best phone in this list, but it still has a good battery life on offer. The 4010mAh battery on this device is its best aspect and can easily last two days with regular usage. Battery aside, the performance is just decent and the camera is just average. So, get this phone only if you are light user and battery life is your priority.

Coolpad Note 5 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.5 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
4010 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 617
Available at :
Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus
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Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus

We reviewed the Vibe K5 Plus a while back and since then the phone has gone through some updates including a Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 SoC. This gives the small budget device a much needed performance boost. However, the phone is still running on a Android 5.1, which is a little disappointing.

Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.7 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
2750 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 616
Available at :

Here's is the summary list of Best Android Phones under Rs 10000 in India July 2017

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Xiaomi Redmi Note 49999N/AN/A
Xiaomi Redmi 48999N/A74/100
Yu Yureka Black8999flipkart70/100
Lenovo K6 Power8999N/A73/100
Xiaomi Redmi 4A5999N/A74/100
Moto G49999amazon66/100
Moto G4 Play7999amazon64/100
Coolpad Note 5 Lite8089Tatacliq65/100
Coolpad Note 510998amazon70/100
Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus7499flipkart61/100