Here, you’ll find top budget cameras from world renowned brands. Cameras might not be as popular as smartphones or tablets in India, but they are a useful category of electronic devices. They are available within different price ranges just like mobiles. Cameras with high price tags always have many exquisite features to offer.
Manufacturers equip cheap compact cameras with lower resolution sensor (as compared to DSLRs). We have already shared the top cameras under 30000 Rs, 15000 Rs. Today, we have shared the best digital cameras.
6 Best cameras under 10000 in India
6Ricoh Pentax Efina Plus (Below 5K INR)
Pentax Efina is the only branded camera that you can buy for within 4000 Rs. Despite its low price tag, Efina plus offers great features. Ricoh EP offers 14 megapixels camera which provides 5 times optical zoom and 6 times digital zoom. It comes with an impressive focus of up to 3.7 meters and has a 0.0005 seconds shutter speed.
The camera offers an F3.2 to an F6.5 range of apertures and comes with support for continuous shooting of 2048 pixel resolution videos. Its weighs around 127 grams.
Overall specs of this device are very impressive and hence, it is one of the cheapest digital Point and Shoot cameras Rs in India.
|Efina Plus Price:||Rs 4000|
5 Canon IXUS 180
Available in many attractive color options, IXUS 180 is a great budget lightweight camera which costs below Rs 8000. IXUS 180 flaunts a 2.7 inches screen at its back with 230000 dots resolution. This digital camera supports playback of 1920 x 1080 pixel videos. It is amazingly fast.
According to Canon, IXUS 180 provides high-resolution photography experience to the users at a budget cost. It can display images of up to 5152 x 3864 pixels resolution. The camera has a 20.1 megapixels sensor which supports 20 x digital and 10 x optical zoom.
It has an AF system, lithium battery, flash, shutter speed of 0.0005 seconds. Canon IXUS 180 supports red-eye reduction, white balancing, metering, continuous shots, face detection, ISO rating, macro modes and many more features.
The digital camera under 10000 Rs budget from Canon can record the films for up to 50 nonstop minutes. It comes with one of the most advanced network connectivity options i.e., WiFi + NFC. The camera supports minimum f/3.0 and maximum f/20.0 aperture lenses.
This device is packed with useful features. Hence, it is undoubtedly one of the best digital cameras under 10000 Rs.
|Canon IXUS 180 Price:||Within 8000 Rs|
4Nikon Coolpix A100
This point and shoot camera pack a 20.1 megapixels sensor that supports resolutions ranging up to 5000 pixels. It supports 4 x digital zoom and a 4 x optical zooming. A100 from Nikon packs with a 2.7 inch TFT screen, which comes with the support for 16:9, 4:3 aspect ratios. It can display 720p videos and 230300 dots images quickly.
As all other Nikon cameras in the same price range, A100 comes with the Nikkor Lens that offers a focal length around 4.6 to 23 millimeters. It comes with a 17 megabytes storage space along with a slot for SD cards and an alkaline battery.
|Coolpix A100 Price:||Within 6000 to 7000|
3Sony DSC 800
DSC 800 is one of the best compact digital cameras below Rs 10000. I have added it to this list because DSC 800 because of its good specs and rating.
This camera is powered by an image processor, which is usually found in high-end and latest DSLRs from Canon. It comes with a 2.7 inch LCD and features a HAD 20.1 megapixels CCD sensor that supports very high resolutions and millions of colors.
This camera supports 40 times digital zoom and 5 times optical zoom. It supports auto image rotation.
On a full battery charge, DSC 800 can capture a lot of high images. It can also record HD resolution videos continuously for up to 30 minutes. It allows file transfers over a USB connection. Max image resolution supported by this camera is 5152 x 3864.
DSC 800 Point and Shoot is a camera that has the same weight as a feature-rich Android smartphone.
|Sony DSC 800 Price:||7000 Rupees|
2Nikon Coolpix A10
A10 is cheaper than the above cameras and it provides good features. Weighing at 160 grams, Coolpix A10 from Nikon is an advanced digital point and shoot camera that features a CCD 16.0 megapixel 1/2.3 inch sensor. It comes with 2.7 inches TFT LCD screen with 230000 dots resolution.
Coolpix A10 offers a Nikkor lens that has an excellent focal length. The lens comes with the support for auto/manual focus, macro mode and f/3.5 to f/6.5 aperture ranges. The camera has a 17MB storage, SD card slot for expansion of the storage and it supports an alkaline battery.
Like many other cameras, Nikon Coolpix A10 is fitted with an electronic as well as mechanical shutters that have an impressive speed of 1/2000 seconds. The camera supports 5 times optical and 4 times digital zoom.
|Nikon Coolpix A10 Price:||5000 Rs|
1Sony Cyber Shot DSC W830
A highly recommended camera for you, DSC W830 from Sony features a 20.1 megapixel CCD 1/2.3 inch sensor which supports eight times optical and 32 times digital zoom. It has a 2.7 inch TFT ClearPhoto technology based display, which can show videos of 1080p, images of 230400 dots quality.
This Sony camera below 10000 Rs has a Carl Zeiss lens with an auto-focus system that offers a good focal length around 4.5 to 36 millimeters.
Sony Cyber Shot DSC W830 has a 27 MB capacity, which is expandable with memory sticks, SD cards, etc. This camera supports various modes of flash, ISO ratings, shooting modes, metering, white balance. It has an aperture range of F3.3 to F8.0.
The camera weighs at 122 grams. As W830 has a good quality sensor and other essential features, it is one of the best budget digital cameras under 10000 Rs.
|Sony DSC W830 Price:||Within 8000 to 9000 Rupees|