There are some great mid-range smartphones available under 15,000 rupees in India currently. With top features and specs, these smartphones can easily fight against some of the higher priced flagships.
A highly competitive price category, there are some top phones you can buy under Rs 15,000.
A category primarily led by Xiaomi a year back, is now flooded with phones from Asus, Realme, Honor and Nokia. We have handpicked the best phones you can buy under Rs 15,000 in February.
Top Phones Under Rs 15,000 | Best Phones Under Rs 15,000
The smartphones in the list has been ordered on the basis of performance, camera, hardware, software and battery.
Starting the list with a really good looking device, Honor 8X packs in a huge 6.5-inch Full HD+ notched display powered by Huawei’s latest mid-range Kirin 710. Honor 8X can easily run high-end games and heavy apps backed by a 3,750 mAh battery. At the back, there’s dual camera setup comprising of a 20MP primary sensor coupled with a 2MP AI-powered sensor.
Under 15,000 rupees, you will get the 4GB RAM variant with 64GB internal running on EMUI 8.2 based on Android Oreo 8.1 on top.
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2
The newly launched Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 is our next choice in the top smartphones under 15,000 list. Backed by Snapdragon 660, the new design is radically is refreshing with a 6.26-inch Full HD+ notched display. Retaining its huge 5,000 mAh battery, the Max Pro M1 successor again runs on stock Android UI with an Android Pie update soon. There’s a dual 12 MP + 5 MP setup at the back.
Two variants of Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 are available under 15,000 rupees with 32GB and 64GB storage respectively.
Realme 2 Pro
The new under 15,000 rupees king is Realme 2 Pro in India. Backed by a mix of some great specifications and features, Realme 2 Pro is hard to beat. Starting with a powerful Snapdragon 660 SoC, Realme 2 Pro has a 6.3-inch Full HD+ display with a small dewdrop notch. At the back it has a 16 MP + 2 MP dual rear camera setup, able to capture some spectacular images in low light.
The whole package is backed by a 3,500mAh battery running on Android Oreo 8.1 with Color OS 5.2 skin on top. You can buy the 4GB/64GB Realme 2 Pro variant at under 15,000 bucks.
Nokia 6.1 Plus
The smartphone is the most stunning smartphone in the list. Sandwiched in between two Gorilla Glass 3 glasses, Nokia 6.1 Plus sports a 5.8-inch notched Full HD+ display. The smartphone dons a Snapdragon 636 chipset, 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. At the back, Nokia 6.1 Plus comes with a dual 16 MP + 5 MP camera setup with a 16 MP front shooter.
Its an Android One device offering stock Android UI experience with guaranteed version upgrades. The smartphone already runs on Android 9.0 Pie update, available at Rs 14,999 now.
Honor 10 Lite
We have got another Honor phone in the list who recently made its way to India, the Honor 10 Lite. Successor to the much successful Honor 9 Lite, the new phone is an upgrade over the Honor 10 flagship. Up front, the new Honor smartphone sports a 6.21-inch Full HD+ display with a dewdrop notch, being powered by the midrange HiSilicon Kirin 710 chipset. The Honor 10 Lite base variant with 4GB RAM is available under Rs 15,000 at Rs 13,999 with 64GB storage.
The Honor 10 Lite features a rear dual camera comprising of a 13-megapixel (f/1.8) primary sensor coupled with a 2-megapixel secondary sensor and a 24-megapixel (f/2.0) AI-powered selfie camera.
Xiaomi Mi A2
Up next on the list we have another Android One device. This smartphone recently received a permanent price cut, and Mi A2 is now available at just Rs 13,999 with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. Backed by Snapdragon 660, Xiaomi Mi A2 features a 3,000mAh battery, 5.99-inch Full HD+ 18:9 widescreen display, dual cameras and more.
Running on Android One, the smartphone offers a Pixel like experience. You will receive guaranteed two version upgrades and regular security updates.
Redmi Note 6 Pro
Wrapping up our top smartphones under 15,000 list, we have the Redmi Note 6 Pro at last. The smartphone failed to catch with the current market, and isn’t a major upgrade over Redmi Note 5 Pro. Though the smartphone is still good powered by a Snapdragon 636 SoC, 4,000 mAh battery running on Android Oreo 8.1 with an MIUI 10 skin on top. Redmi Note 6 Pro has a 6.26-inch Full HD+ notched display with the same old design.
At the back, Redmi Note 6 Pro sports dual 12 MP + 5 MP rear cameras with a wider f/1.9 aperture. Up front it also features dual cameras comprising of a 20 MP + 2 MP setup.