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Top 5 Best Budget Smartphones Under Rs 15000 in India 2018

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If you are buying a smartphone in India, chances are you are buying something in the budget mobile range and there is huge catalogue to choose from. These budget mobile which are able to perform at par with entry level flagship devices. So, we put together our list of the top budget smartphone in India across various brands. Our Top 5 list gives best options for buyers wanting a smartphone available in a budget. These phones offer the best possible value in terms of specs, features and build quality.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 takes the fifth position in our list of best budget phones.

It ends up at this spot because because of reliable yet lowered performance figures. The battery life, though, is among the very best budget smartphones. The 4100mAh battery offers more than two days of usage on a single charge. The 13MP rear camera is an improvement over its predecessors’ 16MP as well.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 smartphone was launched in August 2016. The phone comes with a inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 401 pixels per inch. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 price in India starts from Rs. 9,999. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 packs a 13 megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5 megapixel front shooter for selfies.

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 runs Android and is powered by a 4100mAh non removable battery. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Infrared, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope. If you are looking the best value for money device on a budget, the K8 Plus from Lenovo should be one of the first options. The K8 Plus provides a decent performance for the price, along with a good dual camera setup.

In addition, it has a very reliable battery life of more than a day.

Lenovo K8 Plus smartphone was launched in September 2017. The phone comes with a inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. Lenovo K8 Plus price in India starts from Rs. 9,999. The Lenovo K8 Plus is powered by 2.5GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor and it comes with 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Lenovo K8 Plus packs a 13 megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8 megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Lenovo K8 Plus runs Android 7.and is powered by a 4000mAh non removable battery. The Lenovo K8 Plus is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope. The Coolpad Cool Play 6 is quite simply the most powerful phone in the sub-15K segment. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 SoC, which is bundled with 6GB of RAM.

It has a decent build quality and battery life, but the camera is not as good some other phones in this category.

Coolpad Cool Play 6 smartphone was launched in May 2017. The phone comes with a inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. Coolpad Cool Play 6 price in India starts from Rs. 14,999. The Coolpad Cool Play 6 is powered by GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor and it comes with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Coolpad Cool Play 6 packs a 13 megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8 megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Coolpad Cool Play 6 runs Android 7.and is powered by a 4060mAh non removable battery. The Coolpad Cool Play 6 is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM and 4G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Accelerometer and Ambient light sensor.

Xiaomi’s Mi A1 is unlike any other Xiaomi phone you may have seen from the company. Taking the Android One software forward, the Mi A1 is the first phone from the company with stock Android out of the box. Performance is decent and so is the build quality. Although the dual camera at the back needs some work. Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone was launched in September 2017. The phone comes with a inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. Xiaomi Mi A1 price in India starts from Rs. 13,999. The Xiaomi Mi A1 is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Xiaomi Mi A1 packs a 12 megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5 megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Xiaomi Mi A1 runs Android 7.and is powered by a 3080mAh non removable battery. The Xiaomi Mi A1 is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Infrared, USB OTG, 3G and 4G Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope. The Moto G-series has finally made a comeback and the G5 Plus is now one of the best budget smartphones available today. The performance might not be the best, but it definitely is the best camera phone in a budget. The phone has an improved design than last year and in our testing we found the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 quite dependable. You also get Android Nougat out of the box and we can expect it to get the next Android update as well. The battery life is also quite good, but its USP is still its camera. The phone comes with a inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels at a PPI of 424 pixels per inch.

Motorola Moto G5 Plus price in India starts from Rs. 11,955. The Motorola Moto G5 Plus is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Motorola Moto G5 Plus packs a 12 megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5 megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Motorola Moto G5 Plus runs Android and is powered by a 3000mAh non removable battery. The Motorola Moto G5 Plus is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G.

Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope..