12 Oct 2016

Adil Hameed

Top 5 Mobile Phones Under 15,000

Have you ever been a huge dilemma on which phone to buy in a limited budget? It always has been a reason of head ache for most of us. So here is some of the top phones you can buy under Rs 15,000.

1. Motorola Moto G4 Plus

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Source: gsmarena.com

This phone is an improvised version of Motorola's previous phones. Weighing 155g and with a screen size of 5.5", there is not much a critic can prove bad about this phone. It operates on Android 6.0.1 which can be upgraded to 7.0. The processor used is Qualcomm octa core with the chipset of Snapdragon 671. The variations of this phone allows to have 2,3 or 4GB RAM and the internal memory of 32 or 64 GB. There is a slot for SD card which can support upto 256 GB. This phone comes with a back camera of 16MP and a front camera of 5MP. Dual SIM is supported and the battery is of 3000mAh.

This phone is available in different online and offline platforms from Rs 13,000.

1. Amazon - Rs 13,999/-     

2. Lenovo ZUK Z1

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Source: gadgets.ndtv.com

This phone was released back in 2015 September but has been on toop of the popularity list ever since. One of the main strong points of this phone is its 4100 mAh battery. Lenovo ZUK Z1 operates on the Android 5.1.1 with a planned upgrade to the 6.0 version. The processor is built by Qualcomm's quad core with its Snapdragon 801 chipset. With a screen size of 5.5" and 8.9mm thickness, the Lenovo ZUK Z1 weighs about 175 g. It has a 3GB RAM and an internal memory of 64 GB with no room for expansion by inserting SD card. The back camera is of 13 MP and the front camera, of 8MP. Like most of the other smartphones, the Lenovo ZUK Z1 also supports dual SIM.

This phone is available for prices starting from Rs 10,889 in different platforms.
 1. Amazon - Rs 13,999/-    
                       
  

3. Xiaomi Mi Max

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Source: androidcentral.com

Xiaomi had made its entry into the big smart phone race with its Redmi Note 3. The Xiaomi Mi Max was released in the month of May 2016. This phone have a huge screen size of 6.44" and is 7.5mm thick which combined comprises to its weight of 203g. It operates on the Android 6.0. Different variations of Xiaomi Mi Max uses Qualcomm's hexa core and octa core with the chipset varying from Snapdragon 650 and Snapdragon 652. The prime model of Xiaomi Mi Max has a 4GB RAM and a huge 128 GB internal memory which on insertion of an SD card can be expanded upto 256 GB. The camera is also pretty good with a 16MP back camera and a 5MP front camera. Xiaomi Mi Max, which also supports dual sim, can be owned by you from different prices starting with Rs 13,999.

1. Amazon - Rs 14,999/-     
2. Flipkart - Rs 14,999/-   


4. Asus Zenfone Max

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Source: gsmarena.com

Asus Zenfone Max released in 2016 May is an improvised version of the same model which was released in the beginning of the year. This phone with a 5.5" screen and weighing 202g  operates on the Android 6.0.1 version. The processor is built of the Qualcomm octa core with the Snapdragon 615 chipset. The prime model comes with a 3GB RAM and an internal memory of 32GB with a dedicated slot for an SD card upto 64GB. The battery is stunning in the Asus Zenfone Max which is as high as 5000 mAh. The 13MP back camera and the 5MP front camera makes this phone more appealing. The built and look of this phone is very well made, This phone, like everything else in this list, supports Dual Sim.
This phone starts at a price of Rs 12,649.

1. Amazon - Rs 9,399/-     
2. Flipkart - Rs 9,999/-   

5. Huawei Honor 5X

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Source: gsmarena.com

Huawei is a Chinese company who have been in the industry since 1987. The Huawei Honor 5X was released on 2015 November and has been a tough competitor in the industry ever since. With a display of 5.5", it weighs around 158g. It comes with the Android 5.1.1 operating system which can be upgraded into the 6.0.1 version. The Prime model has a 3GB RAM and a 16 GB internal memory with an expandable memory upto 256 GB. The Huawei Honor 5X has a back camera of 13 MP and a 5MP front camera which can take videos of 1080p. The processor is built with the Qualcomm octa core by the Snapdragon 616 and the battery is of 3000 mAh.

1. Amazon - Rs 12,999/-     
2. Flipkart - Rs 12,999/-   


Apart from these 5 phones, the LeEco Le 2 and the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 are also to be watched in this range of price. We had reviewed both of the phones previously.