Best Phones Under 8000 in October 2017

Updated 20 - Oct - 2017

Budget smartphones come in similar shapes and sizes, but if you are looking for the best phone under 8000, there are too many options to choose from. These budget phones generally differ in specifications and the overall experience. In order to help you make the right decision, we have sorted through the huge list of budget phones to pen down the best smartphones under 8000 Rs. This list contains all the latest mobile phones within the range of 8000, which offer the best performance, camera, looks and build. We will continue to see better phones join this list, but currently, these are the best mobiles below 8000.




Xiaomi Redmi 3s
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Xiaomi Redmi 3s

If you are looking for a budget smartphone, which does everything and offers the best value for your money, this is the best phone under 8000 to buy. This small 5-inch device features a good looking 720p display, offering warm colours and best-in-class viewing angles. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 SoC and features 2GB of RAM. The camera is decent, but the best thing about this device is the huge 4100mAh battery, which provides 2 days worth of usage. Specs: Display: 5-inch, 720 x 1280 p SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 RAM: 2GB Storage: 16GB Camera: 13MP, 5MP Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 4100 mAh battery OS: Android 6.0.1

Xiaomi Redmi 3s - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 GB | 16 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
Xiaomi Redmi 4A
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Xiaomi Redmi 4A

With the Redmi 4A, Xiaomi is entering the sub-6K smartphone segment. The phone offers a reasonably good performance, thanks to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC and 2GB of RAM. You also get a good 5-inch display along with 4G VoLTE capability. The 13MP rear camera is also better than most devices in its category and takes decent pictures in normal lighting conditions. It is made out of plastic in order to keep the price low, but the build quality is still quite good. Specs: Display: 5.0-inches SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 RAM: 2GB Storage: 16GB Camera: 13MP, 5MP Battery: 3120mAh OS: Android 6.0 Lollipop

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 :
Lenovo Vibe K5
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Lenovo Vibe K5

Lenovo’s Vibe K5 grabs the third position, with its decent performance and reliability. It is a simple and a reasonably priced smartphone, which will work for most users. The phone may lag and stutter from time to time while gaming, but it remains fairly smooth in daily usage. It has a decent camera and offers a day’s worth of battery life. Specs: Display: 5-inch, 720 x 1280 p SoC: Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 RAM: 2GB Storage: 16GB Camera: 13MP, 5MP Battery: Removable Li-Ion 2750 mAh battery OS: Android, v5.1

Lenovo Vibe K5 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.5 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
2750 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 415
Xolo Black 1X
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Xolo Black 1X

The Xolo Black 1X also makes it to our list, as it offers a good 1080p display and matches it with commendable performance. It is also one of the best smartphones under 8000 to offer 32GB of internal storage. Powered by a MediaTek MT6753 SoC, the phone is faster than many newer budget phones. However, it lacks a good camera and the battery life is just average. Specs: Display: 5-inch, 1080 x 1920 p SoC: Mediatek MT6753 RAM: 3GB Storage: 32GB Camera: 13MP, 5MP Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 2400 mAh battery OS: Android, v5.1

Xolo Black 1X - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.3 Ghz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Battery :
2400 mAH
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Soc :
MediaTek MT6753
Available at :
Micromax Canvas Pulse 4G
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Micromax Canvas Pulse 4G

The Micromax Canvas Pulse 4G has been around for some time now and the phone is a pretty good performer. It is a well crafted device, with metal sides, giving it a different look than other budget smartphones. It is powered by a MediaTek MT6753 SoC, same as the Xolo Black 1X, and does a good job of navigating through normal applications such as Facebook and Whatsapp and can even play HD videos without any hiccups. With occasional lags, gaming performance is not that bad either. The phone also boasts of a decent camera, but a below average battery life. Specs: Display: 5-inch, 720 x 1280 p SoC: MediaTek MT6753 RAM: 3GB Storage: 16GB Camera: 13MP, 5MP Battery: 2100mAh removable battery OS: Android, v5.1

Micromax Canvas Pulse 4G - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.3 Ghz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Battery :
2100 mAH
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Soc :
MediaTek MT6753
Available at :
Lava X81
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Lava X81

The Lava X81 is a very good looking phone and the recent price drop has made the phone worth considering when buying a smartphone under Rs. 8000. It is still a slower performer compared to the Xiaomi Redmi 3s. However, if you are not big on games, the MediaTek MT6735 powered X81 won’t disappoint. However, the main selling point of the phone remains its iPhone like design, which makes it ergonomic as well. Specs: Display: 5-inch, 720 x 1280 p SoC: Mediatek MT6735 RAM: 3GB Storage: 16GB Camera: 13MP, 5MP Battery: Li-Ion 2700 mAh battery OS: Android, v6.0.1

Lava X81 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.3 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
2700 mAH
Soc :
Mediatek MT6735
Available at :

Here's is the summary list of Best Smartphones Under 8000 in October 2017

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Xiaomi Redmi 3s6999N/AN/A
Xiaomi Redmi 4A5999N/A74/100
Lenovo Vibe K56999N/AN/A
Xolo Black 1X7957amazon68/100
Micromax Canvas Pulse 4G6300Tatacliq68/100
Lava X817999flipkart57/100