12 Best Android Smartphones Under Rs 8000 India 2017
12 Best Android Smartphones Under Rs 8000 India – Updated On 29/April/2017 – The list of latest smartphones priced below 8K in India, which offer great specs and performance. In this comparison post we have included 4G smartphones with Quad-Core and Octa-Core Processor along with 2/3 GB RAM to buy in 2017.
Some of the Best budget camera 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.
Lets Compare some of the top smartphones below Rs 8000 price in India, Lets start with Xiaomi Redmi 3S.
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.
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. In comparison to other mobiles Redmi 3S offers great performance.
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 under 8K.
4000 mAH Battery, 2 GB RAM , Price Rs. 7499
Great Battery life Mobile Under 8000 – Lenovo 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.
The highlight of the Lenovo Vibe P1M is the 4000 mAH battery capacity which supports fast charging. Compared to other mobiles under 8K it offers longer battery back up. 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.
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.
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 8000 on Flipkart.
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. Samsung On5 is the top Samsung budget smartphone below Rs 8,000.
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.
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.
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.
VR Support, Android Lollipop, 5 MP Selfie camera, Price Rs 6999
Best Android Smartphones Under Rs 8000 India – Lenovo VIBE K5 is available since 17 June 2016, priced at Rs. 6,999. The smartphone is available for purchase from Amazon India exclusively.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 is the smaller screen variant of the Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus. The Lenovo Vibe K5 replaces the top selling Lenovo A6000 Plus smartphone in this price range and competes with Xiaomi Redmi 3S.
The smartphone is powered by a new 64 bit 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon (Quad-core processor) Snapdragon 415. It comes with 16 GB internal storage out of which 11.4 GB is usable Space. The storage is expandable up to 128 GB via micro-sd card. The 2 GB RAM to provide a lag free experience. The Lenovo VIBE K5 Plus runs on Android Lollipop 5.1 and comes with less bloat compared to older Lenovo smartphones.
The phone features a 5 inch (1280*720) HD screen with IPS display and it delivers 180-degree viewing angle. The smartphone also boasts of Twin Speaker with Dolby Digital Plus sound for excellent music experience on the loudspeaker.
The smartphone also supports Lenovo Theater Max VR that offers virtual reality experience using a VR headset. The Lenovo Vibe K5 has a 13 MP primary camera and a 5 MP secondary camera to click selfies.
The Lenovo Vibe K5 comes with 4G LTE support along with native connectivity options like 3G and 2G. The Lenovo Vibe K5 comes with 2750 maH battery, it’ good to last entire day without a second charge.
5 MP Selfie camera, 5 inch HD display, Rs 6999
Micromax Yu Yuphoria is the second smartphone launched by the Yu tele-ventures back in May-2015. The smartphone is available exclusively on Amazon India and has a price tag of Rs. 6,999.
The smartphone has a good design with contours and edges well rounded and more curved than most smartphones.
The smartphone boasts of a 5 MP front camera for taking selfies and 8 MP rear camera with Auto-focus & led flash. The Yu Yuphoria comes with Android Lollipop 5.1.
The battery capacity is 2380 mAH which is adequate to run the smartphone for an entire day. Internal storage on the smartphone is excellent – 16 GB, which can be expanded to 32 GB using a micro SD card.
The Yu Yuphoria is powered by the 64 Bit Snapdragon 410 processor and equipped with Adreno 306 GPU. Another key highlight of the smartphone is 2 GB RAM.
The smartphone has 5.0 inch IPS LCD HD display with 1280*720 resolution which is decent for reading and watching movies. Overall a great smartphone for the affordable price of Rs. 6,999.
Verdict – Solid performance, good storage capacity, better camera, affordable.
The Number 10 on our list is the Swipe Elite Note which comes with 3 GB RAM and 5.5 inch display.
JIO LYF Branded Phone, 4G VOLTE
As Reliance JIO is expanding 4G services in India and gaining more subscribers there is are lot of buyers looking for a lyf branded smartphones compatible with the JIO sim priced below Rs 8,000. The LYF Water 8 is priced at Rs. 8499 but is one of the best Jio smartphones you can buy in Rs 8000 to 9000.
The Lyf Water 8 comes with a cool looking design with Front and back glass body. The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor and is clocked at 1.5 GHz. There is Adreno 405 GPU to take care of gaming and there is 3 GB Ram to take care of multi-tasking.
The LYF Water 8 comes with Dual sim support and works flawlessly with the JIO 4G LTE as well as VOLTE network.
The device has 5.0 Inch HD Display (1280*720) pixels resolution and 283 PPi. The Water 8 runs on the Android Lollipop and it can be upgraded to the Android Marshmallow, though no clear date is provided.
The smartphone comes with 16 GB of internal storage and it can be expanded to 128 GB using the micro sd card slot. The JIO mobile comes with 2 years of warranty and has free voice and 4G data till 31st March 2017.
The LYF Water 8 is a top selling smartphone which comes with a 13 Mega pixel rear camera and a 5 Mega pixel front facing camera to click selfies.
The smartphone has 2600 mAH battery which may not be very large but acceptable considering 5.0 inch display.
The Lyf Water 8 is available for purchase offline and also can be bought from Flipkart. Reliance JIO is also planning to launch an ultra cheap 4G VOLTE Feature phone.
3 GB RAM, 3000 mAH Battery, Android Lollipop 5.1, Price Rs 7999
The Swipe Elite Note was launched on 26th April 2016 on Flipkart at a price of Rs. 7,999. The smartphone comes with 3 GB RAM and is one of the cheapest 3 GB RAM smartphones priced below Rs. 8,000.
The Swipe Elite Note have a 5.5 Inch display and comes with HD (1280*720) pixels resolution. The smartphone comes with 3D curved glass on the front screen much like iPhone 6 which makes it look gorgeous.
The smartphone has a metallic build edge and the back panel is made from sandstone. The smartphone is powered by the Mediatek 6735 Quad-Core processor clocked at 1.2 Ghz.
The Swipe Elite Note has 16 GB of Internal Storage which can be expanded to 32 GB using a Micro-sd card. The smartphone comes with a decent 13 Megapixel rear camera and there is also wide angle 5 Megapixel front selfie camera.
Swipe Elite Note support 4G LTE and has dual sim support. The smartphone runs on the Android Lollipop OS along with the custom Os skin Freedom which is developed by Swipe technologies.
The smartphone also comes with decent battery capacity and has 3000 mAH capacity battery.
The Swipe Elite Note measures 8.4 mm in thickness and is quite bulky measuring 192 grams.
11. Swipe Elite Sense (Launched Recently)
Swipe Elite Sense 4G VOLTE , 3 GB RAM 32 GB Storage , Price Rs 7499
Swipe the Indian smartphone maker recently launched the new Swipe Elite Sense in the month of Mar’17.
The smartphone offers exceptional specs in under Rs 8000 price range and comes with everything you can expect in this price range. Swipe Elite Sense is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 Processor clocked at 1.4 GHz and comes with the Adreno 308 GPU.
In comparison to most other devices it offers more storage – 32 GB internal storage and can be expanded to 128 GB using the micro-sd card. There is 3 GB of RAM to take of multi-tasking. The Elite Sense also has got a fingerprint scanner at the back to unlock the device quickly. The mobile runs on the Android marshmallow 6.0.
The smartphone has 5.0 Inch Display and has HD (1280*720) pixels resolution. The smartphone has 13 Mega pixel rear camera with auto-focus support and even comes with a 8 mega pixel front selfie camera.
The device offers 4G LTE as well as VOLTE support and also has Dual Sim slots. The Elite Sense has 2500 mAH capacity battery which can be okay for moderate users to work all day.
Overall it is a good choice for people looking for large 32 GB storage, 3 GB RAM 13 MP rear and 8 MP front selfie camera.
12. Coolpad Note 5 Lite (Recent Launch)
8 MP Selfie, 3 GB RAM, 13 MP Rear Camera
The Coolpad Note 5 Lite is launched on Amazon in March 2017. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 8199 and comes with some great features for the price. The Coolpad Note 3 Lite offers 3 GB of Ram and has 16 GB of Internal storage which can be expanded to 64 GB using the micro-sd card.
The smartphone is powered by the Mediatek 6735 Quad Core processor clocked at 1.0 Ghz. The processor is similar to the Coolpad Note 3 lite and the Swipe Elite Note. The smartphone runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 along with the Cool UI.
The Coolpad Note 5 Lite comes with 5.0-inch display with HD (1280*720) pixels resolution. There is a fingerprint scanner at the back side of the device for quick unlocking.
The Infocus Bingo 50 has a 8 Megapixel front selfie camera with dedicated flash which is ideal for people who like to take plenty of selfies for facebook and Instagram.
The rear camera comes with a 13 Megapixel rear sensor and has auto-focus, pro-mode, HDR and led flash support. The Dual sim smartphone supports 4G LTE / VOLTE along with the native 3G and 2G data networks. It will also work with the JIO sim.
The Coolpad Note 5 Lite has a decent battery back up from the 2500 mAH battery capacity.
3 GB RAM, 13 MP Rear Camera, 5.5 Inch Display, Price Rs 8499
Best Android Smartphones Under Rs 8000 By Indian Brand- Micromax continues to launch new smartphones aggressively and the Micromax Canvas Evok is the latest addition to the portfolio. It is available on Flipkart for Rs 8499.
The key highlight of the smartphone is 3 GB RAM. The smartphone comes with 5.5 inch display and has HD resolution (1280*720) pixels.
The front of the smartphone adorns 2.5D curved glass which makes it very comfortable to hold and use. The smartphone is powered by the Octa-Core MSM8929 processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 415) processor clocked at 1.4 GHz.
The smartphone also offers decent battery life with 3000 mAH battery capacity.
Key Specs for Micromax Canvas Evok
- Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 Processor @ 1.4 GHz.
- GPU – Adreno 405
- Display – 5.5 -inch IPS display ,HD resolution (1280 x 720 pixels) – 267 PPI.
- 2.5 D Curved Glass
- Ram – 2 GB RAM.
- OS – Android Lollipop 5.1.
- Camera – 13-Megapixel Rear Camera & 5 Megapixel front selfies camera.
- Connectivity – Dual Hybrid Sim. With 3G & 4G LTE.
- Storage – 16 GB internal memory, expandable to 128 GB.
That’s all the latest smartphones worth buying under Rs 8000. We will keep you updated as more new smartphones get launched in the Indian market.
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