Smartphones have become almost an essential part of our lives, making it difficult to imagine life without one. Be it for information, communication, entertainment or socializing, smartphones have become so vital that to spend a day without a smartphone makes it appear like one is back to the stone age.
But having said that, there is no dearth of smartphones in the market with prices ranging from a few thousands to over a lakh, depending on the features and the brands. And it is not everyone’s cup of tea to own one in the higher price range.
So, here is a list of nine best smartphones priced at Rs 15,000 or below.
1. Realme 9i 5G:
The 5G version of the Realmi 9i which comes with a 4 GB RAM and 64 GB ROM is just priced at Rs 14,999 and is one of the best 5G phones available in the market, considering that it was also launched not long ago. And the good thing is that the memory is expandable upto 1 TB. As for other features, it comes with 6.6-inch Full HD+ Display, camera of 50MP + 2MP + 2MP and 8MP Front Camera, a monstrous 5000 mAh Lithium Ion Battery and is powered by a Mediatek Dimensity 810 5G Processor which is great for game lovers. The 18W Fast Charger helps charge the smartphone from 0-100 in less than two hours.
2, Realme 9i:
No 5G in this version of the Realmi 9i but it comes with features that are worth its price of Rs 14,999. For the start, it comes with 4 GB RAM and a huge 128 GB ROM and can be expanded to 1 TB. As for other features, it comes with a 6.6-inch Full HD+ Display, 50MP + 2MP + 2MP Rear Camera, a 16MP Front Camera for selfie lovers and a powerful 5000 mAh Lithium-ion Battery. The Realmi 9i is supported by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 (SM6225) Processor.
3. OPPO A 57e:
Oppo is one of the leading smartphone markets in the world and the Oppo A 57e is one of their latest entries. With a screen display of 6.56 inch HD+, the Oppo smartphone also comes with a 4 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM that is expandable Upto 1 TB, 13 MP + 2 MP Primary Camera, an 8 MP Secondary camera and is supported by a powerful 5000 mAh Battery and a Mediatek Helio G35 Processor. Supporting 4G, it is just priced at Rs 13,999.
4. Tecno Pova 3:
The name doesn’t sound so familiar like the Redmi, Samsung, Vivo or the Oppos but Tecno is known to have produced smartphones with high-end features while pricing them at a very reasonable rate. So, for a smartphone, Tecno Pova 3, priced at just Rs, 14,699, it comes with an amazing feature of 6 GB RAM, 128 GB ROM that is expandable Upto 512 GB, a 17.53 cm (6.9 inch) Full HD+ Display, 50MP + 2MP + 2MP Primary Camera and 8MP Secondary Camera and a monstrous 7000 mAh Battery, easily the biggest in any smartphone at this rate and is supported by MediaTek Helio G88 Processor, which is great for games.
5. Motorola Moto G52:
Once a leading brand, Motorola still keeps up with the market thanks to its amazing features and reasonable prices. The Motorola Moto G52, launched in April this year, comes with a 6.60-inch, 1080x2400 pixels Full HD display, 6 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM that is expandable upto 1 TB, 50MP + 8MP + 2MP Primary Camera and 16 MP Secondary Camera, 5000 mAh battery and is supported by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 680. And for all these features, it is available at just Rs 14,499.
6. Infinix Note 12 5G:
Not as popular as other brands but Infinix has been making a mark in the market since its arrival thanks to its high-end features and low pricing. For the Infinix Note 12 5G, it is just priced at Rs 14,999 with comes with 6 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM which is expandable Upto 2 TB, a 17.02 cm (6.7 inch) Full HD+ AMOLED Display, a 50 MP + 2 MP Depth Lens + AI Lens for the Primary Camera, 16MP Front Camera, a large 5000 mAh Li-ion Polymer Battery and a Mediatek Dimensity 810 5G Processor. And oh! It also comes with Dual Speakers with DTS Surround Sound for better sound (Music or video).
7. Samsung Galaxy M13 5G:
The brand speaks for itself and backing it up is its Samsung Galaxy M13 5G, one of its latest entries. Featured with a 4 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM which is expandable upto 1 TB, 16.51 cm (6.5 inch) Display, 50MP + 2MP Rear Camera, a 5 MP Secondary Camera, it is supported by a 5000 mAh Battery, Android Q ANDROID 12.0 OS, Octa Core Processor clocking a speed of 2.2 GHz. And for all these features, it is prized at just Rs. 14,400.
8. REDMI Note 11:
Redmi is easily one of the most popular and renowned brands in the world. Ever since their first launch, they have taken the smartphone market by storm thanks to their high-end features and low pricing. Hence, the Redmi Note 11, priced at Rs 13,499 comes with 6.43 inch Full HD+ Display, 50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP Primary camera, a 13 MP Secondary Camera, a 5000 mAh large battery with 33W Pro fast charger, Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 Octa-core processor, 4GB RAM and 64GB UFS 2.2 storage expandable up to 512GB.
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