12 Best Smartphones Under Rs 8000 India

12 Best Smartphones Under Rs 8000 India 

12 Best Smartphones Under Rs 8000 India: Updated (25, Feb 2017) – The list of latest 4G smartphones under Rs 8000 in India, which offer great specs and performance. We have included smartphones with Quad-Core and Octa-Core Processor along with 2 GB or 3 GB RAM to buy in 2017.

Some of the Best budget smartphones with 13 MP Rear camera or Selfie smartphones with 5 MP or 8 MP front camera are included. Most of these smartphones are top selling online and comes with great performance for price. We have also added good mobiles with 4G LTE as well as VOLTE, great battery life, fingerprint scanner and Android Marshmallow. There are hardly any phones with Android Nougat in this price range. 

These are the Best Smartphones under Rs 8000 in India, Lets start with Xiaomi Redmi 3S.

1. Xiaomi Redmi 3S – Top Selling

  • Octa-Core Processor, 2 GB RAM , 13 MP Camera, Rs 6,999

Xiaomi Redmi 3S is the latest smartphone from Xiaomi and it replaces the Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime.  The smartphone is priced at Rs. 6,999 and is available on Flipkart exclusively. The Xiaomi Redmi 3S comes with exceptional Specs and battery life.

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The Redmi 3S comes with a large battery 4100 mAH capacity to last all day and has a thickness of 8.5 mm. The Redmi 3S runs on the Android Marshmallow OS with MiUI 7.0.

It uses a new Qualcomm Octa – Core OProcessor Snapdragon 430 clocked at 1.1 GHz and comes with Adreno 505 GPU. The smartphone comes with 2 GB RAM to ensure quick multi-tasking. The smartphone is great for gaming and playing Asphalt 8, Need for Speed , Modern Combat 5 and most modern games.

Redmi 3S comes with 16 GB of inbuilt storage and expandable upto 128 GB using micro-sd card.

The mobile has Dual sim support with 4G LTE and VOLTE connectivity along with 3G/2G/WIFI. The smartphone has 13 Mega Pixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash.It can also record 1080 P videos and there is a 5 MP front selfie camera with wide angle to click selfies.

The Redmi 3S has 5.0-inch screen with HD (1280*720) resolution and 294 PPI. The screen is protected by Gorilla glass to protect against scratches. Xiaomi has also launched the Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime with 3 GB RAM and fingerprint scanner – read more about Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime. 

Overall – It is a great value for money deal, with excellent battery life , latest OS and decent storage.

Check Latest Price for Redmi 3S

2. Lenovo Vibe P1M (Long Battery)

  • 4000 mAH Battery, 2 GB RAM , Price Rs. 7499

Great Battery life Mobile Vibe P1M Price Rs. 7,499 – Lenovo Vibe P1M is one of the smartphones you would love to buy if you want uninterrupted usage with long battery life.  The smartphone is priced at Rs. 7499 and is available on Flipkart since November 2015.

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The highlight of the Lenovo Vibe P1M is the 4000 mAH battery capacity which supports fast charging.  It also has a splash-proof coating which helps it protect from water, but not a waterproof mobile.The Lenovo Vibe P1M is powered by the Mediatek 6735 processor clocked at 1.0 Ghz. It is not a good smartphone for high end gaming but for all other purposes is fast enough with 2 GB RAM.

The Lenovo Vibe P1M runs on the Android Lollipop OS along with the Vibe UI. The internal storage on the device is ample with 16 GB memory and it can be expanded to 32 GB using a micro-sd card.

The smartphone comes with a 8 Mega Pixel rear camera and a 5 MP front selfie camera. The smartphone has a 5.0-inch screen with HD (1280*720) resolution with  294 PPI.

Lenovo Vibe P1M comes with Dual Sim Support and has 4G LTE connectivity too along with the native 3G and 2G.

The smartphone weighs 148 grams which is not too much considering it packs a large battery, the thickness of the Lenovo mobile is 9.3 mm. It is ideal for those looking for using it for unending whatsapp and Facebook sessions or playing lighter games like Candy crush saga.

Check Latest Price Lenovo Vibe P1M

 3. Coolpad Mega 3 (4G VOLTE)

  • 3 Sim Cards support, 4G VOLTE,  Price Rs. 6999

Launched in December 2016, Coolpad Mega 3 is one of the latest smartphones which bring the best high end features to a budget smartphone.  It offers 8 Mega pixel front selfie camera and it can support 3 sim cards. You can use 3 different sim cards with the Coolpad Mega 3 and also a dedicated memory card.


The smartphone is powered by the Mediatek Quad-Core processor – MTK 6737 clocked at 1.25 Ghz. It runs on the Android Marshmallow 6.0 along with the custom Cool UI Skin on top of it. The rear camera for the smartphone has 8 Mega pixel sensor which comes with Auto-focus and Led flash. The front camera is also decent with a 8 Mega pixel selfie camera.

The smartphone comes with 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded to 64 GB using a micro-sd card. The Coolpad Mega 3 comes with 5.5 inch screen and has an HD resolution display with 267 PPI pixel density.

The Coolpad Mega 3 comes with a decent 3050 mAH battery capacity which can last all day with good amount of usage. The smartphone has 4G LTE as well as VOLTE support along with the conventional 3G and 2G.

The mobile has a weight of 170 grams and has a thickness of 8.1 mm.  The smartphone is available in White color on Amazon India for Rs. 6,999.

Check Latest Price Coolpad Mega 3

Overall – Coolpad Mega 3 offers decent front camera with 8 MP , large 5.5 Inch HD display and offers 4G VOLTE support.

4. MOTO E3 POWER (Long Battery)

  • Android Marshmallow, 2 GB RAM , Price Rs 7,499

The Motorola Moto E3 Power launched on Flipkart on 19th September 2016 priced at affordable Rs 7,999. The smartphone comes with good specs and great battery life.

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The Motorola Moto E3 Power comes with 3500 mAH battery capacity and offers all day battery life. The Mote E3 Power also supports fast charging. The smartphone has 5.0 inch display and comes with HD resolution (1280*720) pixels. The E3 Power run on the Mediatek 6735 Quad Core processor clocked at 1.0 GHz and has Mali T720 GPU. There is 2 GB of RAM and internal storage space is 16 GB which can be further expanded to 32 GB using the micro-SD card.

The smartphone comes with 8 MP rear camera and there is a 5 MP front camera to click selfies. The Moto E3 Power runs on Android Marshmallow with minimum amount of bloat.

The smartphone has Dual Sim with 4G LTE as well as VOLTE support to offer high speed data connectivity and HD calling. The smartphone comes with a similar design like the slightly more expensive Moto G4 Play which is priced at Rs. 8,999.

The smartphone has 9.55 mm thickness and weighs 155 grams. Motorola has claimed that they have sold over 1 lakh smartphones in the initial sales, and definitely the E3 Power is a top selling smartphone for 8K on Flipkart.

Check Latest Price Moto E3 Power

5. Samsung On5 (Branded Smartphone)

  • 4G LTE, 16 GB Storage, Price Rs 8199

The Samsung On5 and the Samsung On7 were launched in November 2015 and are the best mid-range smartphone from Samsung with 4G LTE support. The Samsung On5 is available on Flipkart for a price of Rs. 8199.


The device comes with 5-inch display with TFT screen and has HD (1280*720) pixels resolution with 290 PPI. The Samsung On5 runs on the Exynos 3475 Quad-Core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz with Mali T720 GPU.

The smartphone comes with 1.5 GB RAM and 8 GB of storage which is a bit low compared to competition offering 16 GB and 2 GB in this price range. A little price you have to pay for Samsung brand name and quality.

The mobile comes with 2600 mAH battery capacity which is good to last all day with Samsung optimizations. The device also has an SD card slot which supports up to 128 GB of storage.

Samsung On5  comes with 8 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front camera for taking selfies. Overall we feel it is a good smartphone from a reputed brand with a wide service and sales distribution in India.

Samsung has also recently launched the Samsung Galaxy J3 smartphone priced at Rs. 8,999 you can check that too.

Check Latest Price Samsung On 5

Best Smartphone Under 8000 India 2017 

6. Xolo ERA 2X (4G LTE and VOLTE)

  • 3 GB RAM , 16 GB Storage , Android Marshmallow 6.0.

Xolo Era 2X is recently launched and it is exclusive to Flipkart. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 7499.


The Era 2X comes with decent specs for the price and has voguish features like a fingerprint scanner and VOLTE connectivity. The smartphone is powered by the Mediatek 6737 T processor clocked at 1.25 GHz and comes with the Mali T720 MP1 GPU.

There is 3 GB Ram and there is 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded expanded upto 32 GB by micro sd card.  The smartphone is compatible with Jio 4G sim and will work with other 4G operators as well.

Key Specs For Xolo Era 2X 

  • Screen – 5.0 inch IPS HD display (1280*720) pixels
  • Processor –  64 bit Qualcomm MTK 6737 T Processor
  • Number of cores –  Quad core 1.25 GHz
  • GPU – Mali T720 MP1
  • RAM – 3 GB
  • Camera – 8 MP primary rear camera, 5 MP Front Camera
  • Storage – 16 GB with micro SD slot upto 32 GB
  • OS  – Android Marshmallow 6.0.
  • Volte and 4G LTE support
  • Thickness – 9.5 mm
  • Fingerprint Scanner – Yes
  • Battery Capacity – 2500 mAh

There is also a 2 GB RAM Version for the Xolo ERA 2X which is priced Rs. 900 cheaper compared to the 3 GB RAM version.

Check latest Price for Xolo ERA 2X (3 GB) , Xolo ERA 2X (2 GB).

7. Lenovo K5 Plus (Full HD Display)

  • Full HD Display, 4G VOLTE,  Price Rs 8499

Full HD Display Smartphone for 8K – Lenovo K5 Plus is the latest addition to the list and comes with really good specs for a price of Rs. 8499. The smartphone is available on Flipkart priced at Rs. 8499.

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The Lenovo K5 Plus comes with a 5 inch Full HD Display (1920*1080) with 443 PPI. The smartphone offers great performance for Gamers and general tasks with the Snapdragon 616 processor and 2 GB RAM. It runs on the Android Marshmallow 6.0 along with Vibe UI.

The Lenovo K5 Plus has 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded to 128 GB using a micro-sd card.

The smartphone has got a 13 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front-facing camera for taking selfies. The Lenovo K5 Plus offers 4G LTE connectivity along with the native 3G and 2G.

The mobile comes with 2750 mAH battery capacity which is decent to run it all day with moderate usage. The Lenovo K5 Plus also features dual speakers at the back and has Dolby sound.

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