The under Rs 10,000 category continues to be an important segment in India where lots of customers are yet to own a smartphone. But customers always have the confusion which smartphone to buy in this segment. We have picked the top five smartphones between Rs 5000 to Rs 10,000 with great features, specifications, and cameras to make your purchasing decision easy.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 is the most popular smartphone in India with a starting price of Rs 9,999 for 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage variant. The phone features a 6.3-inch full HD+ display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor with Adreno 512 GPU and it runs Android 9.0 Pie with MIUI 10 on top.
The Redmi Note 7 comes with a dual rear camera setup, which combines the 12MP primary camera with f/2.2 aperture and 2MP depth sensor. For the front, there is a 13MP selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture. The smartphone is fueled by a 4000mAh battery with fast charging support.
Realme 3 was launched in March 2019 with a starting price of Rs 8,999 for 3GB RAM model and it comes in Dynamic Black, Radiant Blue, and Black color options. The smartphone has a 6.2-inch HD+ display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The device is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P70 chipset and it runs on ColorOS 6.0 based on Android 9.0 Pie.
Realme 3 has a dual rear camera setup with a 13MP primary sensor with an f/1.8 aperture and 2MP depth sensor. The device comes with a 13MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. The phone is backed by a 4230mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy M20
The Samsung Galaxy M20 is another popular smartphone with a starting price of Rs 9,990 for 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage variant. The device features a 6.3-inch full HD+ display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. The phone is powered by an octa-core Exynos 7904 processor and it comes with a Widevine L1 certification for HD streaming.
The Samsung Galaxy M20 is equipped with a 13MP primary lens with f/1.9 aperture and a 5MP ultra-wide angle lens with f/2.2 aperture. The device has an 8MP front camera with an f/2.0 aperture. The Galaxy M20 is fueled by a 5000mAh battery with 15W fast charging support and it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo.
Infinix Smart 3 Plus
Infinix Smart 3 Plus was launched in April 2019, priced at Rs 6,999. The phone comes in two color options Midnight Black and Sapphire Cyan. The smartphone features a 6.21-inch HD+ display with 1520×720 pixels resolution and 500 nits brightness. The device is powered by a quad-core Helio A22 processor with 2GB RAM and 32GB internal storage.
The Infinix Smart 3 Plus comes with a triple camera setup, which combines the 13MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, 2MP depth sensor, and a low light sensor. For the front, it has an 8MP selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture. The device is backed by a 3500mAh battery and it runs Android 9.0 Pie with Infinix XOS on top.
Asus Zenfone Max M2
The Asus Zenfone Max M2 is still a popular smartphone in this price category with a starting price of Rs 8,499 for 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage variant. The phone features a 6.3-inch HD+ display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and screen resolution of 1520×720 pixels. The device is powered by octa-core Snapdragon 632 chipset with Adreno 506 GPU and it runs Android 8.1 Oreo.
The Asus Zenfone Max M2 has a dual rear camera setup with a 13MP primary sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, and a 2MP depth sensor. It comes with an 8MP front camera with an f/2.0 aperture with an LED flash. The device is fueled by a 4000mAh battery.