Top and Best Smartphones under 15000 with 3GB and 4GB RAM

Best Mobiles under 15000

Smartphone manufacturers are fighting for supremacy in sales of smartphones priced under 15,000 Rupees. With the advent of Chinese mobile manufacturers like Coolpad, LeEco, and Xiaomi, the competition is getting tougher by the minute.

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Here are our top picks for smartphones with a price tag smaller than 15,000 Rupees. This list includes the list of major specifications, price as well as a verdict that will help you in deciding which smartphone is better suited to your needs.

  1. Lenovo K6 Power

 Lenovo K6 Power

Display: 5-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 1.4 GHz Snapdragon 430, Android Marshmallow 6.0

Storage and RAM: 3 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM (expandable by microSD card, uses sim slot 2)

Camera: 13-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 4000 mAh battery, dual-sim hybrid tray

Price: 9,999 Rupees

Verdict: Although Lenovo K6 Power is priced less than 10,000, it found a place on the below 15,000 best smartphone list. If you are looking for a reliable smartphone manufacturer that provides decent after-sales service and do not want to spend more than 10,000 on a smartphone, Lenovo K6 Power is the best option for you. The processor might not be the most powerful one compared to the other smartphones on the list, but it certainly performs quite well.

The biggest unique selling point for this smartphone is its large battery life and a small price. All the other specifications of the device can be considered to be above average for the price range.

  1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

Display: 5.5-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 2.0 GHz Snapdragon 625, Android Marshmallow 6.0

Storage and RAM: 4 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM (expandable by microSD card, uses sim slot 2)

Camera: 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 4100 mAh battery, dual-sim hybrid tray

Price: 10,999 Rupees

Verdict: Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is definitely one of our top picks for smartphones under 15,000 Rupees. Not only does the smartphone feature some high-end specifications, but it is also priced at just 10,999 Rupees. The brand has earned recognition as one of the most popular smartphone brands in the Indian market. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 features a great RAM as well as huge internal storage. The device also features a good battery that will last at least one and a half day on moderate usage.

However, if you are looking for a reliable customer service after the purchase of the phone, you might want to steer clear of Xiaomi and rather stick to Lenovo or Motorola devices.

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  1. Lenovo Vibe K5 Note

 Lenovo Vibe K5 Note

Display: 5.5-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 1.4 GHz MediaTek Helio P10, Android Marshmallow 5.1

Storage and RAM: 4 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM (expandable by microSD card, uses sim slot 2)

Camera: 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 3500 mAh battery, dual-sim hybrid tray

Price: 12,999 Rupees (64 GB), 11,999 Rupees (32 GB)

Verdict: It is wise to invest 1,000 rupees more and go for the 64 GB version of the smartphone as you never know when you are going to run out of space. The Vibe series smartphones by Lenovo have gathered a lot of attention in the Indian smartphone market. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Note has one of the snappiest fingerprint sensors available in the smartphone market. Apart from this, the device features a good amount of RAM as well as internal memory that will ensure that you do not have to worry about multitasking on the device.

This phone is perfect except that it hosts a MediaTek Processor over a Snapdragon processor. Although they do perform quite well, Snapdragon Processors are known to have the edge over the MediaTek ones. If you have 13,000 to spare and want a smartphone that is both reliable as well as hosts some decent features, you can go for the Lenovo Vibe K5 Note.

  1. Coolpad Cool 1 Dual

Coolpad Cool 1 Dual

Display: 5.5-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 1.5 GHz Snapdragon 652, Android Marshmallow 6.0

Storage and RAM: 4 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM

Camera: 13-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 4060 mAh battery, dual-sim tray

Price: 10,999 Rupees

Verdict: Coolpad is one the rising brands in India, and it has produced sold thousands of its smartphones within seconds using flash sales conducted on Amazon. Another one of the rising brands is LeTV. Both these brands have come together to produce the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual. The Coolpad Cool 1 Dual brings the best of both worlds. It brings the awesome UI features of Coolpad devices and great specifications of the LeEco devices together.

The best features of the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual include a large battery life, great UI based features, huge RAM as well as a high-end Snapdragon processor. This device does have the capability to give tough competition to flagship devices. If you do not care so much about the after-sales service of the device, you can go for the Coolpad Cool 1 Dual without a second thought.

  1. Coolpad Max

Coolpad Max

Display: 5.5-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 1.5 GHz Snapdragon 617, Android Marshmallow 5.1

Storage and RAM: 4 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM

Camera: 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 2800 mAh battery, dual-sim tray

Price: 13,800 Rupees

Verdict: Coolpad Max is one of the most-sold devices on Amazon. It does have its downsides and upsides. The best features of this device include a big RAM, good amount of internal storage and a decent processor. The downsides to the Coolpad Max are a very small battery life and outdated OS. Coolpad devices have an overall good performance, but they have faced battery problems in the past. If you have to get the battery or motherboard of this smartphone replaced, you might end up in trouble as it costs a lot. Coolpad devices are known to face problems with build quality too. The Coolpad Max uses a flimsy plastic build that feels very cheap to hold in hand.

If you are a person who wishes to use the latest version of Android all the times and get the quirks with each update, you might want to check out the next smartphone on the list.

  1. Motorola Moto G4 Plus

 Motorola Moto G4 Plus

Display: 5.5-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 1.3 GHz Snapdragon 617, Android Marshmallow 7.0

Storage and RAM: 3 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM

Camera: 16-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 3000 mAh battery, dual-sim tray

Price: 14,499 Rupees

Verdict: One of the most reliable smartphone companies in the Indian smartphone market is Motorola. If you emphasize on good customer service support long after you have purchased the device, you should preferably go for the Motorola Moto G4 Plus. The device does not feature the best on paper specifications, but Motorola devices do have a pretty good benchmark scores. The Moto G4 Plus does not have the best specifications but can certainly outperform some of its contenders due to a reliable build quality as well as service.

The Motorola Moto G4 Plus is the right choice for you if you prefer using the latest version of Android. This smartphone is the only one on the list that is guaranteed to have an upgrade option to the latest Android 7.0 Nougat. Some other quirks of the device include a great camera, decent battery life, and a good build quality. You can rely on Motorola devices to easily survive an accidental drop.

  1. ZTE Nubia Z11 Mini

 ZTE Nubia Z11 Mini

Display: 5.0-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 1.3 GHz Snapdragon 617, Android Marshmallow 5.1

Storage and RAM: 3 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM (expandable by microSD card, uses sim slot 2)

Camera: 16-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 2800 mAh battery, dual-sim hybrid tray

Price: 12,999 Rupees

Verdict: ZTE Nubia is not one of the popular brands on the Indian smartphone market. However, that does not change the fact that it does manufacture some good devices. The ZTE Nubia has pretty decent on-paper specifications but can outperform most of its competition with ease. The device also features an excellent build quality that you can rely upon. If you are looking for a great camera, the ZTE Nubia comes to your rescue.

Some of the downsides to the device include a smaller than average battery life and an outdated OS. We cannot rely on the after-sales service for the device too as it is still in the development phase in India and we don’t know how many authorized centers for the device are functional.

  1. Honor 6X

 Honor 6X

Display: 5.5-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 1.9 GHz HiSilicon Kirin 655, Android Marshmallow 6.0

Storage and RAM: 3 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM (expandable by microSD card, uses sim slot 2)

Camera: 12 + 2-megapixel dual rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 3340 mAh battery, dual-sim hybrid tray

Price: 12,999 Rupees

Verdict: Honor 6X is the only device on the list that features a dual rear camera setup. If you love to take a lot of pictures and the camera image quality is of very high importance to you, the Honor 6X is a great option. The dual camera setup allows you to selectively choose the focus location and blur out the image apart from the focus after taking the picture. This unique feature allows the Honor 6X to have one of the best cameras on an affordable smartphone. It runs on the HiSilicon Kirin Chipset that we do not know a lot about but nonetheless should perform decently enough as it is Huawei we are talking about, a reputable brand.

The device also features a decent RAM and a good battery life making it a complete package with almost no downsides to its name.

  1. LeEco Le 2

 LeEco Le 2

Display: 5.5-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Octa-core 1.6 GHz Snapdragon 652, Android Marshmallow 6.0

Storage and RAM: 3 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM

Camera: 16-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 3000 mAh battery, dual-sim tray

Price: 11,999 Rupees

Verdict: LeEco devices have gained popularity thanks to the online shopping platform Flipkart. The LeEco Le 2 has a great build quality and features a full metal unibody structure. You cannot pop open its back, and the only slots it has are for the charging port and a sim card tray.

The device has some nifty features including an IR Blaster on the top and a fingerprint sensor on the rear. It also features reversible Type-C Cable with quick charging capability. However, it does come with its set of backdrops. The device does not feature a 3.5 mm audio jack, and you have to rely on the small connector that comes in with the packaging of the device. The RAM management on the device too is quite depressing as you get only 1 GB of free RAM with no applications running. This device does not have an expandable storage.

  1. Asus Zenfone 3 Max ZC520TL

 Asus Zenfone 3 Max ZC520TL

Display: 5.2-inch, 1920 x 1080-pixel resolution

Processor and OS: Quad-core 1.2 GHz MediaTek Processor, Android Marshmallow 6.0

Storage and RAM: 3 GB RAM, 32 GB ROM (expandable by microSD card, uses sim slot 2)

Camera: 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera

Battery and Connectivity: 4130 mAh battery, dual-sim tray

Price: 12,322 Rupees

Verdict: The Zenfone 3 Max is the last device on the list as it has below average specifications in comparison to the other devices on the list. However, it does feature a good battery life including a reliable brand name. If you are looking for a device which is aptly sized, neither too large nor too small and comes from a reliable manufacturer, you can go for the Asus Zenfone 3 Max.

These were our top picks for smartphones under the price tag of 15,000 Rupees. Let us know in the comments below if we missed any of your favourite devices.

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