Best Phones Under 30000 Rs in India

Updated 23 - Sep - 2018

The best mobile phones to buy under Rs 30000 in India just happen to be some of the best phones in the market too. At Rs. 30,000, you can today get smartphones that are almost flagship class. These phones offer the best hardware available today along with great cameras and a premium design. That means you’ll be buying premium smartphones, with little by way of compromise. Here are our picks for the best smartphones under Rs. 30,000 in India.




Nokia 7 Plus
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Nokia 7 Plus

If you are looking for a good phone under Rs 30,000 look no further than the Nokia 7 Plus which is being hailed as the Nexus that was never made. It features a sturdy design that stands out, an 18:9 display and a reliable camera. Top all of that with pure, stock Android and you get a device that will rarely fail you when the going gets tough.

Nokia 7 Plus - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 GB
Display :
6 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.2 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 + 13 MP MP
Front camera :
16 MP
Battery :
3800 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
Available at :
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2
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Xiaomi Mi Mix 2

The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is one of the best looking phones out there. Featuring a ceramic body with a screen that stretches all the way to the edges. It is a little aged now, but the Snapdragon 835 SoC is still one of the fastest around.

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
6 GB | 128 GB
Display :
5.99 (1080 x 2160)
Processor :
Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3400 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Available at :
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus
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Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus

The Samsung Galaxy is not really the fastest phone around, but it evens things out offering a much premier design and is the only phone under 30K to be IP68 certified. This means, it can withstand the rain and the beach. It also has a really good battery life, but the camera quality is just good enough.

Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
6 GB | 64 GB
Display :
6 (1080 x 2220)
Processor :
Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 MP
Front camera :
16 + 8 MP
Battery :
3500 mAH
Soc :
Exynos 7885
Available at :
Honor View 10
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Honor View 10

The Honor View 10 was the flagship phone of the company till the new Honor 10 replaced it. It comes with the Kirin 970 SoC that has a dedicated AI processor along with upto 6GB of RAM and a feature-rich camera.

Honor View 10 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4GB | 64GB
Display :
5.99 (1080 x 2160)
Processor :
1.8 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 + 20 MP MP
Front camera :
13 MP
Battery :
3750 mAH
Soc :
Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 970
LG G6
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LG G6

While the LG G6 is not the best flagship phone from last year, it is definitely a very good buy for the reduced price. The phone offers decent performance, thanks to the last gen Snapdragon 821 SoC and has one of the best cameras in the category. It is also one of the few phones which come with IP68 certification.

LG G6 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 & 4 GB | 32GB & 64GB
Display :
5.7 (1440 x 2880)
Processor :
2.35 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 & 13 MP MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3300 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
Available at :
Oppo F7
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Oppo F7

It’s a selfie-centric smartphone, but with the Snapdragon 660 inside, the Oppo F7 Plus is a pretty powerful phone as well. It has 6GB of RAM and a great 6.23-inch FHD display with a display notch. We wish it ran on Android Oreo, but it still makes for a good package. It has a AI-powered front camera and a really nice camera on the back as well. It’s worth checking out for sure, especially the diamond black variant.

Oppo F7 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
6 GB | 128 GB
Display :
6.23 (1080 X 2280)
Processor :
Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 MP
Front camera :
25 MP
Battery :
3400 mAH
Soc :
Mediatek Helio P60
Available at :
Nokia 8
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Nokia 8

The Nokia 8 from last year was the first flagship from Nokia after years. And for the most part, it doesn't disappoint. With a 2K display, compact design and dual cameras, the Nokia 8 promises a hassle-free performance thanks to pure, stock Android.

Nokia 8 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 GB
Display :
5.3 (1440 x 2560)
Processor :
2.5 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 + 13 MP MP
Front camera :
13 MP
Battery :
3090 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
Available at :
Moto X4
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Moto X4

The Moto X4 is currently the best smartphone Motorola offers in India. It is one of the most compact devices available today and offers a decent performance in a well-designed package. While the battery life is good enough, it does not have a very good camera for the price.

Moto X4 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
6 GB | 64 GB
Display :
5.2
Processor :
2.2 GHz
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 + 8 MP MP
Front camera :
16 + 4 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 630
Available at :
Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus
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Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus

Premium is the word to describe the Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus. The device is a decent performer, offers a decent camera, excellent design and is perfect for compact phone lovers. It’s a viable alternative to the Nokia 7 Plus and one of the best smartphones under Rs. 30,000.

Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 32 GB
Display :
6 (1080 x 2280)
Processor :
1.8 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 + 5 MP MP
Front camera :
24 MP
Battery :
3500 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 450
Moto Z2 Play
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Moto Z2 Play

Not a lot has changed in terms of performance and other aspects, but the newest modular smartphone from Motorola has a better camera than its predecessor. It has the dual-pixel camera from the Moto G5 Plus, and regular user experience is as smooth as it was in older Motorola devices. The Moto Z2 Play is a phone worth buying for sure.

Moto Z2 Play - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 & 4 GB | 32GB & 64GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.2 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 626
Available at :

Here's is the summary list of Best Phone Under 30,000 Rs in India September 2018

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Nokia 7 Plus24551paytm73/100
Xiaomi Mi Mix 227978amazonN/A
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus29990amazon72/100
Honor View 1029999N/AN/A
LG G627490amazon76/100
Oppo F717718paytmN/A
Nokia 826399paytmN/A
Moto X416140amazon76/100
Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus25990N/AN/A
Moto Z2 Play13199paytm76/100