10 Smartphones Under 10K That Are Heavy On Features and Light On Pocket

The smartphone market in India has really come a long way, with countless brands from all around the world vying for phone buyers’ attention. While everybody would like a phone packed with the features the latest high-end flagship devices boast of, not everyone can afford the hefty price tags these smartphones come with. But worry not, we bring to you 10 smartphones which are equipped with top of the line features and specifications, and yet, don’t cost a bomb. After all, you shouldn’t have to choose between your kidney and a brand-new smartphone, as with our list you can have both!

1. Swipe Elite Plus


Considered a game changer in the budget segment, this baby costs a mere Rs. 5,499 and comes with an ergonomic arc design, premium build quality, powerful processor and a battery that lasts forever. What do we like the most about Swipe Elite Plus? Without a doubt it’s 8MP front shooter that lets you click spectacular selfies with immense clarity.

2. Asus ZenFone Max


Asus as a brand needs no introduction, and it’s ZenFone Max is probably one of its biggest bestsellers and rightfully so. For only Rs. 7,499, this phone delivers powerful performance backed by a battery that goes on forever. It’s Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC processor never lets you down, literally.

3. Panasonic Eluga i2


At Rs. 6,299, Panasonic’s Eluga i2 is definitely a winner! With a great 5 Inch HD Display, 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal memory which can be expanded up to 32 GB using an SD card, this phone has all the features you need to make a solid impression.

4. Zopo Hero 1


If you haven’t heard of Zopo, you probably should! Truly value for money at Rs. 5,444, the Hero 1 is a head turner with its metal sides and subtle brushed metal finish on the back. Powered by a quad core Mediatek Processor with 2GB RAM and boasting of 16GB of storage, this phone comes with a 13MP primary camera that takes great shots!

5. Karbonn Titanium Frames S7


Priced at just Rs. 6,999, the all new Karbonn Titanium Frames S7 can literally give any flagship smartphone a run for its money, especially in the specifications department. This pocket-friendly smartphone gets full points for its premium looks, an ultra-fast 1.45 GHz quad-core processor and the 13 MP front and rear cameras with LED flash that take stunning pictures in pretty much any lighting.

6. Micromax Canvas Infinity


Priced at Rs. 9,349, this bezel less beauty is truly a stunner. The 18:9 screen is this phone’s biggest talking point, but what we liked the most was its 16 MP front camera with a soft flash and loads of face beauty modes for that flawless selfie!

7. Meizu M5


A budget smartphone that doesn’t look like one, Meizu M5 will cost you a mere Rs. 7,999. But don’t let its good looks fool you! This phone is a smooth player with an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 SoC, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. Yes, all of that and a 13 MP shooter, all at a price you can’t possibly resist.

8. Lava X41 Plus


This light on the budget phone has more pluses than minuses. For Rs. 7,499 this phone offers you a 5-inch HD display which is also Corning Gorilla Glass Scratch Resistant. That means, if you like to play rough, this phone is your best companion!

9. Karbonn Titanium Mach One Plus


Karbonn finds another mention on our list with its Titanium Mach One Plus. Coming in at Rs. 6,849, this phone has a unique SwiftKey Keypad integration, which allows you to chat in up to 22 Indian languages! Also worth mentioning is its gesture suite which includes various gestures, including our favorite Smart Eye Gesture, which automatically pauses a running video when you look away from the screen.

10. Honor Holly 3


The Honor Holly 3 at Rs. 9,400 finds an honorable mention on our list. With its superfast processor, solid build and 8 MP front shooter, this phone packs all the right features and an easy on the pocket price.

So which of these 10 Smartphone wonders will be your next buy? Let us know in the comments below!

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