Our Picks Of The Best Phone To Buy Under 15000, Updated List For 2019

Aadhya Khatri - Jul 22, 2019


Our Picks Of The Best Phone To Buy Under 15000, Updated List For 2019

You are on the market for the best phone to buy under 15000? You have come to the right place; here are our picks that can give you value for your money

Are you on the market for the best phone to buy under 15000? You have come to the right place; here we have a few picks that can give you value for your money. Some of them, despite the affordable price, can rival flagship models in terms of performance.

Best mobile under 15000 in India 2019

Best mobiles in india under 15000

Price

Realme 3 pro  Rs. 13,999
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro  Rs. 13,999
Vivo Z1 Pro  Rs. 14,990
Samsung Galaxy M30  Rs. 14,990
Oppo K1  Rs. 14,990
Nokia 7.1  Rs. 14,199

1. Realme 3 Pro

Redmi Note 7 Pro has gained quite a reputation in India, and Realme 3 Pro is Realme’s candidate to dethrone it. Much like the Realme 2 Pro, this phone has a tiny notch, slim bezels, and lots of color options.

The screen is a Full-HD+ IPS display and measured 6.3 inches. It is perfectly legible under sunlight, and the colors it displays are vivid. You will have two slots for nano-SIM and another one for a microSD card.

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Realme 3 Pro best phone under 15000 by Experts

Realme 3 Pro is one of the few phones under Rs. 20,000 to feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC. The chip is dedicated and can offer a better GPU than Snapdragon 675, which is why it might be the best phone to buy under 15000 in India. You can acquire the phone in two configurations, 4GB/64GB or 6GB/128GB. The phone runs on ColorOS 6 based on Android 9 Pie, and it operates smoothly.

For gamers, the phone does not heat up much even with games on, and it can get you through day-to-day tasks with ease, making this phone the best mobile to buy under 15000 for gamers.

Realme 3 Pro has a decent camera setup with the 16-megapixel sensor works well in good light, and the 5-megapixel sensor excels at edge detection.

The low-light performance is decent with app helping to highlight more details. You can record 4K video, but there is no stabilization.

The 4045mAh battery can sustain you a whole day, and the VOOC 3.0 fast charger can top it up quickly.

Realme 3 Pro Specifications

Display

6.30-inch, 1080x2340 pixels

Processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 710

RAM

6GB

Storage

128GB

Battery Capacity

4045mAh

Rear Camera

16-megapixel + 5-megapixel

Front Camera

25-megapixel

>> Read more: Realme 3 Pro To Support Fortnite, Teased By Realme CEO

2. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro

The next candidate on our list of best phones in India under 15000 is Redmi Note 7 Pro. At this price bracket, you will be hard-pressed to find another phone that has more features than this Redmi Note 7 Pro, making it the best phone to buy under 15000. The design is appealing, the octa-core processor is capable, and the 48-megapixel camera can yield decent photos.

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro - Best Phone Under 15000 India

Under the protection of Gorilla Glass 5 is a 6.3-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) LTPS In-Cell display. While it can be reflective sometimes, the colors look crisp, and any content will have a sharp look to it.

With 6GB of RAM and Snapdragon 675 processor, the phone can handle just about anything, from Asphalt 9 to PUBG Mobile. The phone is powered by MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie. The OS gives you lots of features, but at the same time, you will have to see ads often.

You will have photos with lots of details, decent vibrancy, and high dynamic range. The night mode works decently, and the front camera can yield images with natural-looking colors.

With a battery of 4,000mAh, users of Redmi Note 7 Pro can have a full day of use without charging.

There is no denying that this phone is a great offer from Xiaomi, as Redmi Note 7 line's sales exceeds 1 million within only 1 monthan achievement that not many smartphones can make.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro Specifications

Display

6.30-inch, 1080x2340 pixels

Processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 675

RAM

4GB

Storage

64GB

Battery Capacity

4000mAh

Rear Camera

48-megapixel + 5-megapixel

Front Camera

13-megapixel

3. Vivo Z1 Pro

Vivo Z1 Pro aims at millennials who prefer online shopping and pay lots of attention to specifications.

This phone has plenty of features to love, from a notch-less and crisp display to Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 processor, which gives the phone the edge in gaming, making it one of the best mobiles in India under 15000.

On the rear, there is a triple camera setup, and the 5000mAh battery can be topped up with the quick charging. Users have the choice to acquire the phone in one of these three configurations 4GB/64GB, 6GB/64GB, and 6GB/128GB.

>>> Read more: Best 4G Smartphone With 1GB, 2GB, And 3GB RAM Under Rs 5000

When it comes to colors, there are two options to choose from, Sonic Black or Sonic Blue.

One of the most significant downers is the Funtouch OS. It has lots of bloats and takes time to get used to. If you like portable and lightweight phones, Vivo Z1 Pro may not be the best phone to buy under 15000, but other than that, there is nothing to complain, especially at this price point.

Vivo Z1 Pro Specifications

Display

6.53-inch, 1080x2340 pixels

Processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 712

RAM

6GB

Storage

64GB

Battery Capacity

5000mAh

Rear Camera

16-megapixel + 8-megapixel + 2-megapixel

Front Camera

32-megapixel

4. Samsung Galaxy M30

The next candidate for the spot of the best mobile to buy under 15000 is the Galaxy M30. It offers an AMOLED display and the full-HD+ panel that gets bright enough under sunlight.

Under the hood, the phone runs on Samsung Exynos 7904 SoC, which is an acceptable option for this price point. It can handle light and medium tasks with ease but may show sign of heating up with heavier ones.

You will have 4GB of RAM and 64GB of on-board storage, inserting a microSD card and you can expand it to 512GB.

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Samsung Galaxy M30 best phones under 15000 India

The triple camera setup on the back and the selfie snapper can both capture decent photos. The most noticeable drawback is the fact that this Galaxy M30 comes with Samsung Experience UI rather than One UI based on Android Pie.

The whole thing is powered by a 5000mAh battery, providing users with lots of energy for an entire day. Samsung has a long portfolio of competent smartphones, but this M30 is the best phone under 15000 rupees.

Samsung Galaxy M30 Specifications

Display

6.40-inch, 1080x2340 pixels

Processor

Samsung Exynos 7904

RAM

4GB

Storage

64GB

Battery Capacity

5000mAh

Rear Camera

13-megapixel + 5-megapixel + 5-megapixel

Front Camera

16-megapixel

>>> Read more: Compare Samsung Galaxy M10 vs. Galaxy M20 vs. Galaxy M30

5. Oppo K1

Oppo K1’s plastic body will show attracting patterns under sunlight, and on the other side, the 6.41-inch AMOLED display can show vivid and punchy colors.

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Oppo K1

Other specs include RAM of 4GB, onboard storage of 64GB, and Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC. With favorable sunlight, the 25-megapixel selfie camera can capture decent photos. In low light, the 16-megapixel sensor will run in lots of difficulties. Nonetheless, no list of best phone to buy under 15000 can be complete without Oppo K1.

The 3600mAh battery can provide the phone with enough energy for an entire day with medium usage.

Oppo K1 Specifications

Display

6.41-inch, 1080x2340 pixels

Processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660

RAM

4GB

Storage

64GB

Battery Capacity

3600mAh

Rear Camera

16-megapixel + 2-megapixel

Front Camera

25-megapixel

6. Nokia 7.1

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Nokia 7.1 best phone under 15000 by experts 2019

The last name on our list of best phones under 15k in India is Nokia 7.1. It has the edge in the vivid HDR display. The screen alone is enough to choose this one over the Nokia 6.1 Plus and Motorola One Power. Other features to love are reliable cameras, appealing looks, and a good software package; all of these features qualify Nokia 7.1 to be a strong candidate for the position of the best phone to buy under 15000.

Nokia 7.1 Specifications

Display

5.84-inch, 1080x2280 pixels

Processor

Qualcomm Snapdragon 636

RAM

4GB

Storage

64GB

Battery Capacity

3060mAh

Rear Camera

12-megapixel + 5-megapixel

Front Camera

8-megapixel

So these are our picks when it comes to the best phone to buy under 15000 in India. Do you have any experience with these models, let us know down below.

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