Best Phones Under 12000 in India

By Digit | Updated on 21-Aug-2019

Today the best value for money smartphones lie in the sub-12K segment, but which of these are the best smartphones under 12000 ? Well, we are here to help and this is our comprehensive list of all the best phones under 12000. These phones offer a good overall performance, decent camera at the rear and some of these devices will even last you more than a day. Some of these phones also over metal build and full HD displays.

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.99" (1080 x 2160)
  • Camera
    Camera
    13 + 5 MP | 8 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    4 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    5000 mAh

The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 is one of the best smartphones to buy if you have a budget of Rs 12,000. The smartphone is powered by a Snapdragon 636 SoC coupled with up to 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. You also get a massive 5,000mAh battery.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 5.99" (1080 x 2160)
Camera : 13 + 5 MP | 8 MP
RAM : 4 GB
Battery : 5000 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636
Processor : Octa
amazon Available 9499
Realme 1
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    6" (1080 x 2160)
  • Camera
    Camera
    13 | 8 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    3 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    3410 mAh

The Realme 1 shook things up in the budget segment by introducing features unheard of in that segment. The Realme 1 brings a good-looking glass design along with a powerful MediaTek Helio P60 under the hood coupled with up to 6GB RAM and 128GB storage.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 6" (1080 x 2160)
Camera : 13 | 8 MP
RAM : 3 GB
Battery : 3410 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Mediatek Helio P60
Processor : Octa
amazon Available 10490
flipkart Out of Stock 12990
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.84" (1080 x 2280)
  • Camera
    Camera
    12 + 5 MP | 5 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    4 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    4000 mAh
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The Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro is the new entrant in the Redmi 6 series. It features a notched display, dual cameras and a Snapdragon 625 ticking off almost all the features that are in vogue right now.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 5.84" (1080 x 2280)
Camera : 12 + 5 MP | 5 MP
RAM : 4 GB
Battery : 4000 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625
Processor : Octa
paytm Available 10544
amazon Available 10999
Honor 9N
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.84" (1080 x 2280)
  • Camera
    Camera
    13 + 2 | 16 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    4 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    3000 mAh

The Honor 9N is another good looking smartphone under Rs 12,000. It has a gradient glass design with a Kirin 659 SoC coupled with a notched display and dual cameras.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 5.84" (1080 x 2280)
Camera : 13 + 2 | 16 MP
RAM : 4 GB
Battery : 3000 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Kirin 659
Processor : octa
flipkart Out of Stock 7999
paytm Available 9205
amazon Available 9746
Realme 2
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    6.2" (720 x 1520)
  • Camera
    Camera
    13 + 2 | 8 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    4 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    4230 mAh

Realme 2 brings more refinement to the new lineup. This time there's a Snapdragon processor with a notched display and dual cameras along with a dual camera setup and a diamond-cut glass design.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 6.2" (720 x 1520)
Camera : 13 + 2 | 8 MP
RAM : 4 GB
Battery : 4230 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450
Processor : Octa
Tatacliq Available 10090
paytm Available 10130
amazon Available 10890
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.99" (1080 x 2160)
  • Camera
    Camera
    12 | 5 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    3 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    4000 mAh
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The Redmi Note 5 is also a robust budget smartphone to buy under Rs 12,000. It is powered by a reliable Snapdragon 625 coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. There's a single camera at the back along with a taller 18:9 display.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 5.99" (1080 x 2160)
Camera : 12 | 5 MP
RAM : 3 GB
Battery : 4000 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
Processor : Octa
Tatacliq Available 9599
flipkart Available 11999
Xiaomi Redmi Y2
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.99" (720 X 1440)
  • Camera
    Camera
    12 + 5 MP | 16 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    4 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    3080 mAh

The Redmi Y2 is a selfie-centric phone, at least that's how Xiaomi advertises it. However, it's also quite a good performer with a Snapdragon 625 SoC coupled with a front camera that can bin four pixels into one for a well-detailed selfie.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 5.99" (720 X 1440)
Camera : 12 + 5 MP | 16 MP
RAM : 4 GB
Battery : 3080 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 (14 nm)
Processor : Octa
amazon Available 8499
paytm Available 8817
Tatacliq Available 9327
flipkart Available 10999
Moto G6 Play
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.7" (720 X 1440)
  • Camera
    Camera
    13 | 8 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    3GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    4000 mAh

Moto G6 Play is a good looking device with a premium glass design and a taller 18:9 display. It's coupled with a single camera unit at the front and the back,and runs on a near stock Android interface that's super smooth to use.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 5.7" (720 X 1440)
Camera : 13 | 8 MP
RAM : 3GB
Battery : 4000 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430
Processor : Octa
amazon Available 7990
flipkart Available 8499
paytm Available 9009
Tatacliq Available 9199
Nokia 5.1 Plus
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.86" (720 x 1520)
  • Camera
    Camera
    13 + 5 | 8 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    3 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    3060 mAh
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The Nokia 5.1 Plus has a notched HD+ display built into a sturdy polycarbonate body. The phone is powered by a MediaTek Helio P60 and features a single camera on the back.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 5.86" (720 x 1520)
Camera : 13 + 5 | 8 MP
RAM : 3 GB
Battery : 3060 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : Mediatek MT6771 Helio P60
Processor : Octa
amazon Available 9950
Tatacliq Out of Stock 10599
Infinix Note 5
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.99" (1080 x 2160)
  • Camera
    Camera
    12 | 16 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    3 GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    4500 mAh

The Infinix Note 5 is an impressive and underrated smartphone. For a price of Rs 9,999, you get a 5.99-inch Full HD+ display along with stock Android. It's powered by MediaTek's Helio P23 SoC coupled with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage. You also get dual cameras on the back with portrait mode.

SPECIFICATION
Screen Size : 5.99" (1080 x 2160)
Camera : 12 | 16 MP
RAM : 3 GB
Battery : 4500 mAh
Operating system : Android
Soc : MediaTek Helio P23
Processor : octa
flipkart Available 8999

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Here’s the Summary list of Best Phones Under 12000 in India

Product Name Seller Price
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 amazon ₹9499
Realme 1 amazon ₹10490
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro paytm ₹10544
Honor 9N flipkart ₹7999
Realme 2 Tatacliq ₹10090
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Tatacliq ₹9599
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 amazon ₹8499
Moto G6 Play amazon ₹7990
Nokia 5.1 Plus amazon ₹9950
Infinix Note 5 flipkart ₹8999
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