As India is a big market for phone companies, you will find plenty of mobile devices available with varying price tags. Hence, choosing the best budget handset below 15000 Rupees is one of the laborious tasks to carry out. We have compiled a list of the top 10 best mobiles under 15000 Rs in India so that you don’t have to spend time in exploring eCommerce websites to find the perfect phone. We have analyzed the features and user reviews of 30 mobiles from top brands before compiling the list.
Our list covers the best smartphones under 15000 INR from Asus, Xiaomi, Motorola, Lenovo, Micromax, LeEco and Samsung. The mobiles offer excellent features at a budget price of 10000, 12000, 13000 or 14000 Rupees. They pack 2GB or 3GB RAM. They will impress you with their stylish design, good battery backup, and amazing camera specs. Most of the phone feature Corning Gorilla Glass screen protection technology. Hence, the screen will last long. They also include a fingerprint reader and Marshmallow/Lollipop OS.
Best Smartphones under 15000 Rupees in India
Motorola Moto G4
The successor to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd gen Moto G phones is now available in India. This smartphone under 15000 comes with a TFT 5.5” IPS capacitive touchscreen display that has a 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution and 400+ pixel density. It is available with 2GB RAM and 16 internal data storage memory option. The users can expand the storage memory of G4 further by a 128GB MicroSD card.
The display of Motorola Moto G Turbo uses the latest Corning Gorilla glass three protection. Hence, it is scratch resistant. The phone features a 13.0 Megapixel rear camera that offers support for Panorama, HDR, burst mode, FHD quality video recording, etc. G4 packs a 5.0 MP front-facing camera.
The backside of Moto G Turbo is stylish. It flaunts a dual LED light based flash system which has been aligned beautifully between the sensor and Motorola Logo in a clearly visible strip.
This Motorola mobile is backed up by a 3000 mAh nonremovable battery which keeps it charged for up to 24 hours. The phone supports Motorola’s Turbo battery charging technology. It features a customized notification panel that lets you control music playback. You do not have to unlock your phone to access this panel.
The handset features Android 6.0 operating system. It is powered by a 1.4 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor. The powerful Adreno GPU handles the graphics department in this device. Thus, you can expect a smooth HD gaming experience with the Motorola Moto G4.
This handset supports GPS with Glonass technology, FM Radio, 3G, 4G-LTE, WiFi, and Bluetooth. It comes with useful sensors like Accelerometer, proximity, and ambient. This weight of this phone is below 160 grams.
As it has many useful and top class features configured for a perfect experience, Moto G4 is undoubtedly the best smartphone under 15000 Rs for 2016. Some phones on this list have better specifications, If you want a great experience, then Moto G4 is the best option for you.
Moto G4 Vs G4 Plus
Motorola had launched G4 Plus handset along with Moto G4. The plus version of the handset offers 16 MP camera which supports laser focus technology. It has PDAF mode, fingerprint sensor, a powerful wide-angle selfie camera, 32GB ROM, and 3GB RAM. Its other specifications and design are same as Moto G4.
|Moto G4 Price||Rs 12500|
|Moto G4 plus price||starts at 13500 Rupees|
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
Well, this beast from the Chinese phone manufacturer is a powerful device. It is packed with a Snapdragon 650 1.8 GHz hexacore 64 bits processor from Qualcomm. The clock speed has been set low to avoid overheating issues.
This phone can take your gaming experience to the next level as it features an Adreno 510 GPU and a 3GB of RAM. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 boasts a 1080p touchscreen 5.5 inches display, which has an excellent pixel density of 440. This mobile from Xiaomi comes fitted with a 16 MP rear camera.
This camera uses the CMOS sensor, and it has a F/2.0 aperture along with a two-tone flash system. For selfie lovers, this device features a front snapper of 5 megapixels. Xiaomi Remi Note 3 runs on MIUI 7 OS (Android based). It has a 4050 mAh battery and a decent storage hardware of 32 gigabytes. Note 3 uses the MIUI user interface, a custom ROM from Xiaomi. It features an accelerometer, gyroscope, barometer, proximity, light, touch sensors. It comes loaded with Mi cloud messaging app.
|Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Price:||Below 12000 Rs|
Lenovo Zuk Z1
This is a dual SIM GSM + 4G LTE Smartphone powered by one of the most powerful versions of Snapdragon processor; the 2500 MHz clock rate set Snapdragon 801. It comes with an Adreno graphics processor for handling games, videos, and images.
Lenovo Zuk Z1 runs on CyanogenMod OS, which is based on Android L OS. This device has a brilliant 5.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution.
Lenovo Vibe P1 includes 3GB RAM, a mighty 64GB internal storage ROM, which can be extended further by a 128GB MicroSD card. This handset has two cameras with 13 and 8.0 MP resolution.
The rear sensor is accompanied with a dual LED flash module, and it supports many modes of photography. This Lenovo smartphone under 15000 Rs is backed up by a 4100 mAh long lasting battery. It gives a good talk time and standby time on both 2G and 3G networks. Zuk Z1 supports 4G connectivity, and it has Bluetooth, WiFi, EDGE, FM Radio and 3.5 mm audio jack.
The specifications of this phone are up to the mark. Hence, Lenovo Zuk Z1 makes it to this list of the best mobiles under 15000 Rs in India.
|Lenovo Zuk Z1 price:||Within 13500 to 14000|
LeEco Le 2
The successor to LeTV le 1s is a powerful handset that offers plenty of features. You will not be able to distinguish between LeEco Le 1s and Le 2 because the design of the two handsets is quite similar. Le 2, being a successor to 1S, has better hardware.
This mobile comes with 2 GSM network compatible SIM card slots. It features an octa-core Qualcomm SD 652 processor, Adreno GPU 510 GPU, and Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 OS.
LeEco Le 2 features a highly responsive touchscreen 5.5 inch IPS display with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. This display is beautiful and sharp. This LeEco smartphone around 13000 Rs has a 16.0 MP rear and 8MP front camera. It has LED flash and FHD support. The cameras in the Le2 phone are equipped with high-quality sensors which ensure crisp videos and images.
The back camera comes with PDAF support with very fast focus time. It supports features like HDR, digital zoom, panorama, etc. The front camera is perfect for selfie lovers.
The backup power offered by the LeEco Le 2 is impressive as the phone includes a 3000 mAh battery which gives around 500+ minutes of talk-time and excellent standby time.
LeEco 2 comes with a 3GB of RAM, 32GB of ROM, 4G-LTE, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS/ AGPS, WiFi. This mobile also includes nine powerful sensors which include an infrared sensor, fingerprint reader, etc. It includes Dolby Atmos sound hardware and USB Type-C connector for headphone connectivity, charging, etc. Le 2 does not have a MicroSD card reader, and this is its only limitation.
You will get free CDLA headset worth Rs 2000 when you buy this mobile from Flipkart.
|LeEco Le 2 Price:||Under 12000 Rs|
Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 edition:
In 2015 back, a major news publication has reported that Samsung has lost 3% of its phone market share in our country. But after launching the Galaxy J7 phone, the company gained back its lost market share. This year, Samsung has introduced the latest version of Galaxy J7 phone. J7 2016 edition has good specifications like other mobiles we have covered here in this post
Well, the Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 is one of the latest 64 bit handset that you can buy for below 15k. This phone from Samsung comes with a similar design as other devices in Galaxy series, but it features the latest hardware for better performance and smooth OS experience. The company has also added a sAmoled screen to galaxy J7 2016.
Many Samsung high-end phones priced above 15000 Rs use similar display technology (but they have a better resolution). J7 2016 edition packs a 2 GB RAM, Android M OS, and an Exynos 7000 series octa-core CPU. The UI of this mobile has many exciting features. J7 2016 features 3300 mAh battery and a full HD back 13.0 MP camera that records 30 frames/second.
According to the manufacturer Samsung, Galaxy J7 2016 will have a talk-time more than 15 hours. Samsung Galaxy J7 features 5.5 inch HD screen, 5 MP front camera with wide-angle support, and it is priced at Rs 15000 to 16000. It has 4G LTE support too.
|Samsung Galaxy J7 2016 Price:||Rs 15999|