5 Best Smartphones Under Rs.15,000 [April 2019]

Are you looking to buy the best smartphone under Rs.15,000? Don’t worry anymore. In this article, we will provide you with some suggestions for the best mid-range smartphone under Rs.15000.

These smartphones will offer reliable performance, exceptionally great battery life, and visually impressive camera quality. So in no particular order, these are best smartphones under Rs.15000 for the month of April 2019.

Best Smartphones Under Rs.15000

1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro

The entire Redmi Note series has ruled the mid-range smartphone market for many years and the Redmi Note 7 Pro is no exception to that. The Redmi Note 7 Pro boasts a complete metal and glass construction and the smartphone looks premium.

Redmi Note 7 Pro is powered by the Snapdragon 675 processor coupled with Adreno 612 GPU. This smartphone offers great performance and it can effortlessly handle heavy multitasking and long gaming sessions.

One of the major highlights of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro is its 48-megapixel camera that captures detailed photos. Furthermore, the Remi Note 7 Pro boasts a massive 4000mAh battery that would easily last a day or more.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro Specifications

  • 6.3-inch Full HD+ display with a resolution of 1080 × 2340 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor
  • Adreno 612 GPU
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB storage which can be further expanded to 256GB using a microSD card
  • Android 9.0 (Pie) with MIUI 10 custom skin
  • 48MP rear camera with an f/1.8 aperture, 1/2″ sensor, 0.8µm pixel size, PDAF, and a secondary 5MP depth sensor
  • 13MP front-facing camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, USB Type-C
  • 4000 mAh battery with support to 18W (Quick Charge 4)

2. Samsung Galaxy M3O

The next best smartphone under Rs.15000 is the Samsung Galaxy M3O. The 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display on the Samsung Galaxy M30 is simply the best. This mid-range smartphone is powered by the capable Exynos 7904 octa-core processor, which can easily handle day to day tasks.

The Samsung Galaxy M30 packs a massive 5000mAh battery which can easily last two days with moderate usage. In addition to a primary and a depth sensor, the Samsung Galaxy M30 also packs an ultrawide lens which offers a new perspective to your photos.

Samsung Galaxy M30 allows users to expand the phone’s storage to up to 512GB using a microSD card. Presently, the Samsung Galaxy M30 runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo).

Samsung Galaxy M30 Specifications

  • 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 × 2340 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio
  • Exynos 7904 processor
  • Mali-G71 MP2 GPU
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB storage which can be further expanded to 512GB using a microSD card
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo)
  • 13MP rear camera with an f/1.8 aperture, PDAF, a secondary 5MP depth sensor, and a third 5MP ultrawide lens with an f/2.2 aperture
  • 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, USB Type-C
  • 5000 mAh battery with support to 15W fast charging

3. Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 is another reliable smartphone under Rs.15000. Unlike other smartphones on the list, the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 runs on stock Android and it will soon receive the Android 9.0 (Pie) update.

 

The Zenfone Max Pro M2 sports a rigid construction and it’s glossy back is impressive as well. This smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC coupled with Adreno 512 GPU. Zenfone Max Pro M2 can effortlessly handle multitasking & gaming, as the Snapdragon 660 SoC is a tried and trusted processor.

The next major highlight of the Zenfone Max Pro M2 is it’s massive 5000mAh battery. Lastly, the Zenfone Max Pro M2 packs a dual camera setup that offers stellar results in good lighting conditions.

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 Specifications

  • 6.26-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080 × 2280 pixels and 19:9 aspect ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor
  • Adreno 512 GPU
  • 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM
  • 32GB/64GB storage which can be further expanded to 512GB using a microSD card
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo) upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • 12MP rear camera with an f/1.8 aperture, 1/2.9″ sensor, 1.25µm pixel size, PDAF, and a secondary 5MP depth sensor
  • 13MP front-facing camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS, microUSB 2.0
  • 5000 mAh battery with support to 10W fast charging

4. Honor 10 Lite

If you have been scouting for a perfect camera-centric smartphone under Rs.15000 then the Honor 10 Lite might impress you. In addition to camera hardware, the Honor 10 Lite heavily relies on AI and software processing to improve the quality of images.

Honor 10 lite is powered by the Hisilicon Kirin 710 processor coupled with Mali-G51 MP4 GPU. Presently, Honor 10 Lite runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9 custom skin. This custom skin consumes a considerable amount of resources. That said, EMUI 9 offers many useful features that are missing in stock Android.

Honor 10 Lite Specifications

  • 6.21-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080 × 2340 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio
  • Octa-core Hisilicon Kirin 710 processor
  • Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
  • 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM
  • 32GB/64GB/128GB storage which can be further expanded to 512GB using a microSD card
  • Android 9.0 (Pie) with EMUI 9 custom skin
  • 13MP rear camera with an f/1.8 aperture PDAF, and a secondary 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture
  • 24MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.2, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, microUSB 2.0
  • 3400 mAh battery with support to 10W fast charging

5. Realme 2 Pro

The last best smartphone under Rs.15000 on the list is Realme 2 Pro. This mid-range smartphone sports a glass and metal construction that looks and feels premium. Furthermore, the teardrop notch on this smartphone is the least intruding among other phones on the list.

Similar to the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2, Realme 2 Pro is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC coupled with Adreno 512 GPU. The 3500mAh battery on the Realme 2 Pro is enough to power the device for a day.

Realme 2 Pro Specifications

  • 6.3-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080 × 2340 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio, Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor
  • Adreno 512 GPU
  • 4GB/6GB/8GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB storage which can be further expanded to 256GB using a microSD card
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo) with ColorOS 5.2 custom skin
  • 16MP rear camera with an f/1.7 aperture PDAF, and a secondary 2MP depth sensor
  • 16MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, microUSB 2.0
  • 3500 mAh battery with support to 10W fast charging

Editor’s Choice

The Redmi Note 7 Pro is possibly the best all-rounder smartphone and it even offers the best performance among all the smartphones mentioned in the list.

If you heavily rely on your smartphone for media consumption than the Samsung Galaxy M30 should be your pick. The AMOLED display on this smartphone is perfect for consuming media. Additionally, there’s plenty of storage on the Galaxy M30 and it even has a massive 5000mAh battery.

The ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M2 is for those who prefer stock android over blotted custom skins. As mentioned earlier, the Honor 10 Lite is perfect for those who want good camera performance.

So these were the five best smartphones under Rs.15000 that are worth buying. Do share your personal recommendations in the comments section below.