Best Android Smartphones Under 10000 in India

Updated 21 - Jan - 2018

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.




Lenovo K8 Plus
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Lenovo K8 Plus

Dual cameras, good battery life, respectable performance, well built with a fingerprint scanner, the Lenovo K8 Plus offers everything you would need from a budget smartphone. The Lenovo K8 Plus is not just a good phone on paper, it actually does everything better than all sub-10K smartphones available today. The camera on the phone only falters under low light but it is still one of the best camera you can have on any phone under 10000.

Lenovo K8 Plus - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB & 4 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.2 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.5 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 + 5 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
4000 mAH
Soc :
Mediatek MT6757 Helio P25
Available at :
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 budget smartphone under Rs. 10,000 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 below Rs. 10,000 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 GB & 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
Available at :
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
Available at :
Micromax Canvas Infinity
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Micromax Canvas Infinity

If you are looking for the best looking phone under 10000, then you should get the Canvas Infinity from Micromax. Micromax has managed to offer an LG Q6 like display in an more affordable form factor and offering better overall performance. In the addition both the front and rear cameras on the phone are one of the best we have seen in the category.

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 :
Lenovo K6 Power
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Lenovo K6 Power

The Lenovo K6 Power is another good option in the sub-10 budget. This 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 terms of performance. 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. Moreover, if you want to buy a smartphone under 10000 and don’t want to wait for a flash sale, this might be your best option.

Lenovo K6 Power - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB & 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 Y1
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Xiaomi Redmi Y1

Another Xiaomi phone which secures its position in this list is the Redmi Y1. Aimed at the selfie centric customer, the Redmi Y1 offers the best selfie camera for the price. It has a good display and is a decent performer. The plastic build quality and design is a bit dated, but that is sacrifice you would have to make at this budget.

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
NA,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
16 MP
Battery :
3080 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435
Available at :
Xiaomi Redmi 5A
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Xiaomi Redmi 5A

The Xiaomi Redmi 5A 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 5A - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
Snapdragon 425
Available at :
10 or. D
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10 or. D

10or.D is a reliable smartphone for its price. It is not the best phone in any way, but if you are not a heavy user, the phone would work just fine. The phone is also available via offline channels.

10 or. D - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
2 GB | 16 GB
Display :
5.2 (720 X 1440)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3500 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
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 :

Here's is the summary list of Best Android Phones under Rs 10000 in India January 2018

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Lenovo K8 Plus10999flipkart78/100
Xiaomi Redmi Note 410999flipkartN/A
Xiaomi Redmi 48499amazon74/100
Micromax Canvas Infinity8499amazon65/100
Lenovo K6 Power8708amazon73/100
Xiaomi Redmi Y18999amazon63/100
Xiaomi Redmi 5A6999flipkart74/100
10 or. D4999amazonN/A
Coolpad Note 5 Lite5999amazon65/100