Best Smartphones Under Rs 15,000: Considering buying a new smartphone, Best Smartphones Under Rs 15,000, it is common to be confused with the huge mobile market. Today, we will inform you about our articles about which mid-range smartphones are available in less than Rs. 15,000 in the Indian market. We make it clear that this is just a list of smartphones, we are not saying anywhere that which smartphone is better than it. Let us now provide detailed information about these handsets.
In the past few years, handset companies like Xiaomi, Samsung and Realme have launched some of their handsets in the market. These include Samsung Galaxy M20, Galaxy M30, Redmi Note 7 Pro and Realme 3. In this list, we have focused on phones ranging from Rs 10,000 to Rs 15,000.
Redmi Note 7 Pro
Redmi Note 7 Pro was launched under Xiaomi’s most popular Redmi Note-series. This phone will not disappoint you at all. We found in the review that Radmi Note 7 Pro is a great phone, but in it, you will find many bloatware and advertisements. The design of the phone sounds pretty premium. The phone’s performance and camera are both good.
Apart from this, a 4,000 mAh battery has been provided in the Redmi Note 7 Pro to provide excellent battery backup. In our HD Video Loop Test, the smartphone provided 19 hours and 23 minutes. Xiaomi has released two storage variants of the Redmi Note 7 Pro in India- with a 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage variant and another with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage variants.
Samsung Galaxy M20
Galaxy 20 (review) was launched under the Samsung Galaxy M-series to compete with companies like Xiaomi, Vivo, Oppo, and Realme. In the review, we found that Samsung Galaxy M20 has a sharp display and its battery life is also good. The phone’s performance is also good.
The camera of the phone is not particularly good because there is a lack of detail and shortness of pictures in pictures. Photos were taken in low-light also came down from the average. Apart from this, advertisements on the lock-screen and spammy notifications are also found in the Notification panel. Samsung has released two storage variants of Galaxy M20 – one with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage, while the other with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB storage. After selling in the flash cell, this handset is now being sold in the open cell.
Nokia 6.1 Plus
Nokia Smart Phone maker HMD Global has some smartphones and Nokia 6.1 Plus is one of those. This mid-range phone of HMD Global in the review has done better. Nokia 6.1 Plus has a vibrant screen and this phone comes with stock Android. The handset will get fast and regular software updates, For this reason, this phone has a great mobile in the budget of less than Rs. 15,000.
Nokia 6.1 Plus provides a smoother and friendly user experience. The camera quality of the phone is also good but sometimes the phone takes while autofocus. Only one variant of Nokia 6.1 Plus is available and it comes with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB of storage.
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2
ZenFone Max Pro M2 (review) of Asus brand in this price segment is also a good phone. We found in the review that this phone comes with Bright and Crisp Screen. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor and stock Android are also very good at the phone’s performance. Besides, ZenFone Max Pro M2’s battery life is also good, but the phone fingerprint sensor is quite slow.
Some time ago, Asus has promised that Asus ZenFone Max Pro M2 will get an Android Pie update in April. This phone of Asus brand was lowered with three storage variants. With 3 GB RAM / 32GB storage, 4GB RAM / 64GB storage and 6 GB RAM / 64GB storage variant.
Xiaomi Mi A2
Competition among companies has increased significantly in the segment of Best Smartphones Under Rs 15,000. Xiaomi Android One Smartphone Me A2 (Review) is a great phone. This phone comes with the Android One platform, which means the phone is guaranteed to keep getting updates regularly. During the review, we found that Mi A2 performed better.
The camera quality of the phone is also good, which is usually not seen in mid-range and budget phones.
The phone does all the tokens well throughout the day and we have not had any problems while using the phone. The battery life of Xiaomi Mi A2 is not particularly good and the slot is not given to increase the storage in the phone. In our HD Video Loop Test, the phone provided 8 hours and 13 minutes.
Xiaomi released two storage variants of Mi A2 in India- one with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage, while the other with the same 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage. After the recent cut, the 4 GB RAM model is available for Rs 11,999, If you can increase your budget by a little over Rs 15,000 then even 6 GB RAM can be a great option.
Realme 2 Pro (review) is the best smartphone under Rs 15,000 in this price segment even after Realme 3 is launched in India. The build quality of the phone is quite strong and overall the phone’s performance is also good. We found in the review that Realme 2 Pro has a bright display.
You may have a slight complaint from the phone but the phone’s performance is impressive. The phone’s camera quality is good in daylight but the camera quality of the phone in low-light is nothing special. Photographs taken in low light gourds and details are not captured accurately, especially in landscape mode.
Realy 2 Pro has three storage variants – with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage, Second with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage and with the third 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage variants. 6 GB RAM variants will fit into your budget but for 8 GB RAM, you have to increase your budget slightly.
Samsung Galaxy M30
Galaxy M20 is not the only new mid-range phone, the company has also launched the Galaxy M30 (review) in India. There are many such problems in Samsung Galaxy M30 which you will also find in the Galaxy M20. But Samsung has given Amoled Screens in their latest handset. During the review, we found that the camera quality of the phone is good in daylight.
The second biggest feature of the phone is the 5,000 MAH battery given in it. In our HD Video Loop Test, the Galaxy M30 took 17 hours and 4 minutes. This Samsung brand’s handset comes in two storage variants – 4 GB RAM and 64 GB inbuilt storage and 6 GB RAM / 128 GB inbuilt storage.
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1
Asus has, of course, launched the ZenFone Max Pro M2 in India, but ZenFone Max Pro M1 has retained its place in the segment of fewer than 15,000 rupees. This is because the performance of the phone is quite good. We found in the review that the design of the phone is quite good and the phone has been given a vibrant screen.
The Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1’s camera quality is also good. 5,000 MAH battery has been given to boost the phone but it may disappoint you because even on medium usage it can only be run on the whole day.
Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 has three variants in India – 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage, With 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage and 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage. We advise you to go with 6 GB RAM variants.
Realmike is another better phone – Reality U1 (review). In fact, in some categories, Realme U1 performed better than Realm 2 Pro. Its camera performance is not particularly good. We found in the review that Reality U1 has Bright and Crisp Screen. The phone does all the work properly throughout the day.
A battery of 3,500 mAh battery has been given to blow the phone, which plays with the whole day on a single charge. The phone’s selfie camera in Natural Light takes a good picture but the photo in low-light has not been particularly good.
The rear camera also has the same position. The phone has not received 4 recording and video stabilization support. Realme has released two storage variants of this handset – 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB storage, With 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage. We advise you to go with 4 GB RAM variants.
Huawei’s sub-brand Honor has rolled out many of the best phones in the market and one of them is Honor 8x (review). The design of Honor 8X is quite premium and its performance is also good. During the review, while using the phone, we did not find anywhere that the phone was slow or there was some problem with the phone.
Honor 8X is another phone with a camera performance average. The phone’s autofocus is fast and works well in the light enough, but the quality of the photo has not been particularly good. This handset brand of Honor comes in three variants – 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage, With 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage and 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage. In the budget of less than Rs. 15,000, you will get only 4 GB of RAM variants.
Vivo V9 Pro
If you do not have problems with Vivo’s Blotted Font UI, Vivo V9 Pro can prove to be a great option. The phone has a crisp and vibration display. Biometric security features also work faster on the phone. The phone’s performance is also good and the battery life of the phone is above average. In our HD Video Loop Test, the phone played with 10 hours and 8 minutes.
This phone of Vivo brand also takes a good selfie in low-light. But the low-light rear camera’s performance is below average. This Vivo phone is available in two variants – with a 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage and 4 GB RAM / 64GB storage. In this price segment, you will only get 4 GB of RAM variants.
Honor 10 Lite
Honor 10 Lite (review) of Honor brand is another great phone. It comes with premium designs and the phone’s performance is also good. The Artificial Intelligence feature offered in phone camera software does not offer any special help. During the review, we found that the photos taken without AI were better.
The Honor brand has three storage variants of this handset – 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB storage, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB storage, With 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage.