The smartphones ranging between Rs.10000 and Rs. 20000 are considered under mid-level category and are the most preferred devices for the users in any market. There are many choices available in the market as all the smartphone manufacturers target this price segment and launch many smartphones in this range. The increase in competition has also led the brands to think one step ahead and now we can find many smartphones in this price range launching with premium specifications. Here is the list of top smartphones from Rs. 10000 – Rs. 20000.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
The China’s most popular handset maker, Xiaomi recently launched the impressive Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 in India and is available for purchase online exclusively via Amazon through flash sales. The smartphone comes with a beautiful all-metal unibody design and also includes a fingerprint sensor that can unlock the device in just 0.3 seconds. It is the first smartphone of the company in the Redmi Note series to sport an all-metal unibody design. The handset fuels a massive 4050mAh battery that offers upto 16 hours of mixed usage on a single charge and with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology the battery can juice upto 50% in just an hour. The smartphone also features an IR blaster that lets you remotely control the home appliances and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based MiUi 7 out of the box. The Redmi Note 3 is also available in 2GB RAM and 16GB storage variant priced at Rs. 9,999.
The key specifications of Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 are:
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is priced at Rs. 11,999
Lava Pixel V2 3GB
The domestic smartphone maker, Lava has recently launched the upgraded variant of the Lava Pixel V2 called as Lava Pixel V2 3GB in India. The smartphone comes with almost similar features and design as its predecessor, with the primary differences being the higher RAM and latest Android OS. The device supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box. It is the brands first device to come running on the latest Android OS. The smartphone comes equipped with a 13MP rear camera with dual-LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, and an 8MP front-facing camera with LED flash for stunning images. The Pixel V2 3GB with improved specifications is priced similar to its predecessor and is available for purchase via both online and offline platforms across the country.
The Lava Pixel V2 has following specifications:
The Lava Pixel V2 3GB is priced at Rs. 10,750
LYF Water 7
LYF, a smartphone brand owned by Reliance, has recently launched a mid-range smartphone in its Water series called as LYF Water 7. The smartphone is available for purchase via company’s official website and all the authorized Reliance retail outlets across the country. The LYF Water 7 features 5.5-inch (1080×1920 pixels) full-HD display, 64-bit Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB storage, and 3000mAh battery. The device supports dual sim dual standby and includes connectivity options like 4G-LTE, VoLTE, VoWiFi, Bluetooth and microUSB 2.0 port. The smartphone features hybrid sim slot that lets you use microSD card instead of the second sim. It features an all-metal unibody design and also includes a fingerprint sensor for enhanced security.
The LYF Water 7 has following features:
The LYF Water 7 is priced at Rs. 18,750
OPPO F1 ICC WT20 Limited Edition
OPPO, the official global partner of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the mobile phone category till 2020, recently launched the exclusive Oppo F1 ICC WT20 limited edition smartphone in India. The device in Gold color and has a T20 world cup logo on its rear body. It also comes in with a gift kit which includes ICC WT20 2016 key chain, selfie stick to click your selfies with a range and a back cover showcasing the ICC logo. The device has almost similar features like the earlier launched Oppo F1 with the only difference being the internal storage option. It has 32GB of onboard storage when compared to the 16GB storage seen on the earlier Oppo F1. The smartphone feels luxurious in hand with an all-metal unibody design and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based Color OS 2.1 overlaid.
Key specifications of OPPO F1 ICC WT20 Limited Edition are:
The OPPO F1 ICC WT20 Limited Edition is priced at Rs. 17,990
Mango Phone mPhone 6
Mango Phone (aka mPhone), a Kerala-based smartphone company has officially debuted in the Indian smartphone market with the launch of as many as six smartphones and a smartwatch in an event held in India a couple of days ago. The company has recently launched a mid-range smartphone called as Mango mPhone 6 and is expected to be available in the country soon. The smartphone features a metal unibody design and includes a fingerprint sensor at the back of the unit for enhanced security. The device comes equipped with a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and an 8MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture for amazing images. It supports dual sim dual standby and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based company’s customized UI out of the box.
The Mango Phone mPhone 6 has following specifications:
The Mango Phone mPhone 6 is priced at Rs. 16,999
These are the top Android phones launched in March 2016 in the mid-level category. If you are willing to purchase a premium handset without concentrating much on cost, then check out our list of best high-end devices above Rs. 20,000 before spending your hard earned money.