If you have a budget of ₹10,000 and looking to buy a smartphone then you will surely end up with lots of options. Picking the right smartphone for your need is a tough task and depends on various factors like performance battery and, display. A while ago we have done the article about the best smartphones under ₹8000 and we have received a huge amount request on doing the same for ₹10,000. So here are the best smartphones under ₹10,000 in India that are bang for the buck.
In this budget, you will easily get a smartphone with Snapdragon 675 processor or even Snapdragon 665 and a Full HD display. These smartphones will easily handle all your mild usage and offer great value for money.
1. Redmi Note 8
The Xiaomi Redmi 8 is the latest smartphone in the Note series followed by the Redmi Note 8 Pro. One of the major upgrades from the last-gen is the introduction of a 48MP Quad camera setup. The phone has a front and back glass design with a gradient color finish. It is available in Neptune Blue, Moonlight White, Space Black, and Nebula Purple color variants.
On the front, you have a large 6.3 inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 Pixels. You get a notch design for the front camera and there’s a small bottom chin with the Redmi logo. The phone is also splash resistant and the front and back glass is Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
2. Realme 5S
Realme has a lot of different smartphones in its budget range to the point where their own smartphones compete with each other. The Realme 5S is a slight upgrade to the Realme 5 which was launched just a few months ago. The phone is entirely the same from the looks and the specifications and the only major difference we see is the 48MP primary camera and a new color variant.
Talking more about the phone, on the front we have a 6.5 inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1600, the display is the same as the Realme 5 however an upgrade to a Full HD+ display would have been appreciated. You have the 20:9 aspect ratio, notch design for the front camera and the display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3+ Protection.
The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 Chipset paired with the Adreno 610 GPU. In terms of software, you get Android 9.0 (Pie) based on ColorOS 6 skin. It is available in two different variants 64GB + 4GB RAM, and 128GB + 4GB RAM. The phone performs really well for all day to day tasks.
3. Vivo U20
The Vivo U20 is launched in November 2019 as an upgrade to the U1 which was already a great smartphone in this price range. The new upgrade brings some more amazing features which made it top among some other smartphones in this budget. The phone features plastic back design with gradient color and comes in Racing Black, and Blaze Blue variant.
On the front, you have a large 6.53 inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 Pixels. On the top, you have the water drop shaped notch solution for the front-facing camera and the overall display quality is great. The phone also has the Gorilla Glass Protection.
The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 Chipset paired with Adreno 612 GPU. You have two variants to choose from – 64GB + 4GB RAM, and 64GB + 6GB RAM. This phone has got UFS 2.1 Storage so you get faster read and write speed. On the software front, you get Android 9.0 (Pie) based on Funtouch OS 9.2 Skin.