Best smartphone you can get under Rs.10,000 in India

Budget segment is one the most popular and the most crowded segment in the smartphone industry. In this post I will help you choose the best smartphone you can buy under

Rs. 10,000 depending upon your priority.


Vivo U10

Vivo after several attempts launched a solid smartphone under Rs.10,000, let's see whether this smartphone can cope up with the fierce competition in this segment.


Credits : Vivo india

Specs:

Display : 6.35" HD+ Display with dew drop notch

Processor : Snapdragon 665 AIE

Camera : 13 MP Regular (f2.2) + 8 MP Ultra wide angle (f2.2) + 2 MP Depth sensor (f2.4)

Front camera : 8 MP (f1.8)

Battery : 5000 mah with 18 W fast charger included

Ram + Storage : 3+32 | 3+64 | 4+64 gb ( Dedicated SD card slot )

Price : Rs. 8,999 | 9,999 | 10,999

Pros :

- Bigger 5000 mah battery

- Fast charger bundled in the box

- Decent rear cameras

Cons :

- Not a FHD+ display

- Funtouch OS may not be appealing to everyone

- Mediocre front camera

- Lacks type C port


Realme 5

Realme who is in launching spree launched the first quad camera smartphone realme 5 under Rs.10,000 in India. Let's dig further into to see what they offer.


Credits : Realme India

Specs :

Display : 6.5" HD+ Display with mini drop notch covered by corning gorilla glass 3+

Processor : Snapdragon 665 AIE

Camera : 12 MP Regular (f1.8) + 8 MP Ultra wide angle (f2.25) + 2 MP Depth sensor + 2 MP macro sensor

Front camera : 13 MP (f2.0)

Battery : 5000 mah

Ram + Storage : 3+32 | 4+64 | 4+128 gb ( Dedicated SD card slot )

Price : Rs. 8,999 | 9,999 | 10,999

Pros :

- Decent quad camera setup

- Refreshing crystal pattern

- Bigger 5000 mah battery

- Gorilla glass 3+ protection

Cons :

- Fast charger not included in the box

- Not a full HD+ display


Realme 3 Pro :

Realme 3 Pro was one of the strongest contender in below Rs.15,000 segment. Realme recently dropped the price of the smartphone and now it's available below Rs. 10,000. Let's see whether this phone can match with the recent competition.


Credits : Realme India

Specs :

Display : 6.3" FHD+ dewdrop display covered by corning gorilla glass 5

Processor : Snapdragon 710 AIE

Camera : 16 MP Regular (f1.7) + 5 MP (f2.4) Depth sensor

Front camera : 25 MP (f2.0)

Battery : 4045 mah

Ram + Storage : 4+64 | 6+64 | 6+128 gb ( Dedicated SD card slot )

Price : Rs. 9,999 | 11,999 | 12,999

Pros :

- Full HD+ display

- Has powerful Snapdragon 710 SOC

- 20 W VOOC 3.0 charger included in the box

- Gorilla glass 5 protection

Cons:

- Absence of ultrawide camera may be a bummer for many people

- Lacks type C port


Redmi Note 8 :

Redmi came out with blasting everything in it's arsenal for their latest note 8 series. Let's dig further to find out whether Redmi Note 8 is the best smartphone under Rs.10,000.


Credits : Xiaomi India

Specs :

Display : 6.5" FHD+ dot notch display covered by corning gorilla glass 5

Processor : Snapdragon 665 AIE

Camera : 48 MP Regular (f1.79) + 8 MP Ultra wide angle (f2.2) + 2 MP Depth sensor (f2.4) + 2 MP macro sensor (f 2.2)

Front camera : 13 MP (f2.0)

Battery : 4000 mah with 18 W fast charger included

Ram + Storage : 4+64 | 6+128 gb ( Dedicated SD card slot )

Price : Rs. 9,999 | 12,999

Pros :

- Only phone in the list to have gorilla glass 5 to the both front and back

- Best camera phone under Rs. 10,000

- 18 W included in the box

- Full HD+ display

Cons:

- MIUI has ads baked into the OS

- Annoying flash sales


Verdict :

If you can live with MIUI and it's integrated ads then Redmi Note 8 is the best smartphone you can buy under Rs. 10,000. Vivo needs to be even more competitive to match its Chinese siblings. Realme's both the offerings were value for money considering the specs they are offering still Redmi nailed with their honest price to performance ratio this time.





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