Best Phones Under 12000 October 2017

Updated 18 - Oct - 2017

Today the best value for money smartphones lie in the sub-12K segment, but which of these are the best mobile under 12000? Well, we are here to help and this is our comprehensive list of all the best phone 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.




Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 may not be as groundbreaking as last year’s Redmi Note 3, but considering everything, it is now the best smartphone under 12000. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC, the phone offers good performance. It is not as powerful as the Snapdragon 650 powered Redmi Note 3, but swaps performance with better battery life. The 4100mAh battery on the phone manages more than two days of usage quite easily. The phone also improves in the camera department and the 13MP rear shooter now takes much better images than its predecessor.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 , 3 & 4 GB | 32 & 64
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
Available at :
Honor 6x
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Honor 6x

If you are looking for a dual camera phone under the 12000, the Honor 6X is your only option. It offers a good rear camera and a decent performance. The battery life is also good enough for a day and the build quality is quite good. The phone was recently updated to Android Nougat, giving it an edge against it rivals.

Honor 6x - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.1 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 & 2 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
3340 mAH
Soc :
HiSilicon Kirin 655
Available at :
Redmi 4
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Redmi 4

If you can’t expand your budget or unable to get your hands on the Redmi Note 4, the smaller Redmi 4 won't disappoint. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC and available in upto 4GB RAM option, this is a good choice for a people looking for a day-to-day phone. The camera is better than the Redmi Note 4 and the 4100mAh battery manages to last two days quite easily.

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
Available at :
Micromax Canvas Infinity
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Micromax Canvas Infinity

The Micromax Canvas Infinity is actually the best looking phone in the budget segment around the 10000 price mark. The phone has a 720p 5.7-inch display which is stretched in an 18:9 aspect ratio and has thin bezels. The older Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC provides ample performance and both the front and rear facing cameras are quite good.

Micromax Canvas Infinity - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.7 (720 X 1440)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
16 MP
Battery :
2900 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
Available at :
Yu Yureka Black
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Yu Yureka Black

For the budget buyer, the Yu Yureka Black is also a good option, as it packs the most hardware for its price. Thanks to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430, the phone offers dependable performance and and all black metal back which makes it quite the looker.

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
Lenovo K6 Power 4GB
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Lenovo K6 Power 4GB

The Lenovo K6 Power is a really good budget segment offering, which checks all the right tick boxes. It has a reliable 4000mAh battery, which won’t die in a day and the performance is good, thanks to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC. We also like the fact, that the 5-inch display on this phone, offers a 1080p resolution, making it a better proposition than most devices in the sub-12K segment.

Lenovo K6 Power 4GB - 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 :
Moto E4 Plus
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Moto E4 Plus

The latest budget centric E4 Plus from Moto is not our first pick in this category, solely because it does not have the performance of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. However, the phone does have a large 4000mAh battery, which can give the Redmi a run for its money. In addition, this is the only phone in the budget to feature an almost stock interface.

Moto E4 Plus - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 16 & 32 GB
Display :
5.5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.3 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
5000 mAH
Soc :
Mediatek MT6737
Available at :
Xiaomi Redmi 4A
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Xiaomi Redmi 4A

This is the more affordable cousin to the Redmi 4. It is powered by a smaller Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC and cuts back on the amount of RAM and storage as well. However, the performance is still at par with the Redmi 4. However, the battery life as well as the camera on the phone are nothing great.

Xiaomi Redmi 4A - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 GB | 16 & 32 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
Available at :
InFocus Epic 1
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InFocus Epic 1

The Epic 1 from InFocus is one of the better phones in the budget segment. It offers a commendable performance thanks to the MediaTek Helio X20 SoC and 3G of RAM on the device. Apart from that, it has a good camera and is well built. The battery life could have been better, but it is still not a deal breaker. Specs: Display: 5.5 inches SoC: MediaTek MT6797M RAM: 3GB Storage: 32GB Camera: 16MP, 8MP Battery: 3000mAh OS: Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)

InFocus Epic 1 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.3 GHz,Deca
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
MediaTek MT6797M
Available at :
Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime
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Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

The Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime is also a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC powered smartphone. It is a good day to day performer and the compact design make it quite ergonomic to use in one hand. The 5-inch display has a 720p resolution only, but it is the best you can have its price. Moreover, the 13MP rear camera does a commendable job and the build quality is also quite good. Specs: Display: 5.0 inches, 720 p SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 RAM: 3 GB Storage: 32 GB Camera: 13 MP, 5MP Battery: 4100 mAh OS: Android v6.0.1

Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime - 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 430
Available at :

Here's is the summary list of Best Phones Under 12000 in October 2017

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Xiaomi Redmi Note 49999N/AN/A
Honor 6x11999amazon72/100
Redmi 48999amazon74/100
Micromax Canvas Infinity9999amazon65/100
Yu Yureka Black8999N/A70/100
Lenovo K6 Power 4GB8999Tatacliq73/100
Moto E4 Plus9999flipkartN/A
Xiaomi Redmi 4A5999amazon74/100
InFocus Epic 19999amazon72/100
Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime8999Tatacliq73/100