Top 10 Android Smartphones Under Rs 9000 India Jan’18

Android smartphones are the new craze, and everyone is getting a new smartphone. The prices are dropping and excellent build quality phones are becoming cheaper than ever. We have tested many budget smartphones and here are the ten best smartphones under Rs. 9000 with 4G support in India. 

In fact, we recommend smartphones after actually using them and consider our own and others detailed review. So, a lot of research is done before any recommendation is added. Another key thing to remember, the on-paper specs are relevant, but the user experience and after sales service are equally important.  

Here are 10 Best Smartphones Under Rs 9000 available in India Jan’18.

Xiaomi Redmi 4

Xiaomi has launched the latest smartphone the Xiaomi Redmi 4 in May 2017 in India. The smartphone is exclusive to Amazon and is priced at Rs. 8,999 for the 3 GB RAM version. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 come with 5 inch IPS HD Display with 1280*720 Pixels resolution and 293 PPI.

Xiaomi Redmi 4

The Xiaomi Redmi 4 also comes in 2 more price variants Rs. 6,999 with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB storage, and Rs. 10,999 with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes with extraordinary 4100 mAH battery capacity which can efficiently run all day.

The smartphone comes with a metallic build and has a fingerprint scanner at the back.

The performance is decent with all new Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 Processor clocked at 1.4 GHz and Adreno 505 GPU. There is 3 GB RAM and 32 GB of storage which can be expanded to 128 GB using a micro-sd card slot. It is an excellent smartphone for gaming and general use.

Key Specifications Redmi 4 

  • Screen Size – 5.0 inch IPS HD display (1280*720) pixels, 283 PPi.
  • 2.5 D Curve Glass Cover.
  • Processor –  Octa Core 64 bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 Processor.
  • Graphics – Adreno 505
  • RAM Capacity – 3 GB RAM
  • Rear Camera – 13 MP primary rear camera.
  • Front Selfie Camera – 5 MP Front Camera.
  • Storage – 32 GB with micro SD slot up to 128 GB.
  • Operating System  – MIUI V8.0, Android Marshmallow 6.0.
  • Volte and 4G LTE support.
  • Thick – 8.6 mm.
  • Weight – 150 grams
  • Fingerprint Scanner – Yes at the back.
  • Battery Capacity – 4100 mAh

Infocus Turbo 5

InFocus Turbo 5 was launched in India in June 2017. The smartphone comes with a 5.2-inch HD display with (1280*720) pixels resolution (283 PPi). InFocus Turbo 5 is priced in India at just Rs. 7,999 and is available on Amazon India.

Cheapest Phone with 5000 mAH Battery Infocus Turbo 5

It is an affordable smartphone which comes with Android Nougat 7.0 and also has a Fingerprint scanner at the back. The key highlight of the smartphone is its 5000 mAH battery which comes with reverse charging support.

Key Spec For Infocus Turbo 5

  • Display –5.2-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD On-cell IPS 2.5D curved glass display.
  • Resolution –1280 x 720 pixels
  • Operating system – Android Nougat 7.0.
  • Processor –1.25 GHz Quad-core MediaTek MT6737 64-bit.
  • GPU – Mali T720 MP1 GPU.
  • Internal storage and RAM – 3 GB RAM with 32GB storage, expandable up to 32 GB.
  • Rear Camera – 13 MP autofocus rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture.
  • Front Selfie Camera – 5 Megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture.
  • Battery –5000 mAH battery supports reverse charging.
  • Sensors – Fingerprint sensor – Yes at the back side
  • Thickness – 8.9 mm
  • Weight – 164 grams.

Micromax Evok Note 

Micromax Evok Note

Micromax has recently launched the Evok Note smartphone to battle the Chinese counterparts in April 2017.  The Micromax Evok Note is powered by 64-Bit Mediatek 6753 Octa-Core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz and comes with 3 GB of Ram to handle multi-tasking.

The internal Storage is also large – 32 GB which can be further extended using a micro SD card up to 32 GB.

The smartphone runs on the Android Marshmallow 6.0 and also comes with a fingerprint scanner which is embedded in the home button.

The smartphone has a 5.5-inch Display with 2.5 D Curve glass and offers a Full HD resolution with 1920*1080 resolution and 401 PPI.  The rear Camera is a 13 MP, and the front camera is a 5 MP shooter.

The battery capacity is 4000 mAh which is more than enough to last entire day. The Micromax Evok Note offers 4G LTE as well as VOLTE connectivity to work with the JIO sim. The smartphone provides decent specs for the price.

See Also – 10 Latest Powerful Android Smartphones Below 10K.

Panasonic Eluga Ray X

Panasonic, the Japanese smartphone maker, has launched the new Eluga Ray X in the Indian market on 2-April-2017.  It is a solid offering from Panasonic with decent specs and configuration.

The smartphone is powered by Quad Core processor Mediatek 6737 processor clocked at 1.3 GHz, ARM Mali T720 at 650 MHz (GPU),  and comes with 3 GB of Ram.

The smartphone comes with 5.5-inch screen and has an HD (1280*720)P resolution. The smartphone offers ample amount of internal storage and comes with 32 GB storage which can be expanded using a micro-sd card up to 64 GB.

Panasonic Eluga Ray X

The Panasonic Eluga Ray X comes with Android Marshmallow 6.0; it is a bit of a low point should have got shipped with Android Nougat 7.0.

The Eluga Ray X is bulky and weighs 192 grams and has a thickness of 10 mm.  The smartphone comes with an 8 mega pixel rear camera with auto-focus and led flash, and also has a 5 Megapixel shooter at the front for clicking selfies.

The Dual sim mobile phone has support for 4G LTE as well as VOLTE bands in India with native support for 3G and 2G data networks. The Eluga Ray X has a beefy 4000 mAH battery which is decent to run the smartphone all day with heavy usage.

The smartphone also comes with a fingerprint scanner embedded in the front home button.

The smartphone is available on Flipkart for a price tag of Rs. 8999.

JIO LYF Water 8 

The Reliance JIO LYF Water 8 comes with glass back design like the OnePlus X. The smartphone comes with some cool features including the front selfie flash and 3 GB RAM.

LYF Water 8 Priced ₹10999 launched


JIO LYF Water 8 was launched for Rs 10,999 and is now available for Rs 8,199 after a 3K price drop recently.

The Key highlight for the JIO LYF Water 8 is 4G VOLTE support, and it works with the JIO sim without any issues. If you are looking for a good smartphone under 9,000 compatible with the JIO sim can opt for the LYF Water 8.

The smartphone is powered by the Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 processor clocked at 1.5 GHz and comes with 3 GB of Ram. The internal storage is 16 GB and can be expanded to 128 GB using a micro-sd card slot.

The smartphone comes with Android Lollipop OS out of the box but may get an OS update. JIO LYF Water 8 comes with a 13 Mega Pixel rear camera and a 5 Mega Pixel front facing camera.

The smartphone offers a 5.0-inch screen with HD (1280*720) pixels resolution. The smartphone has got 2600 mAH capacity battery which is not too high, and it also lacks a fingerprint scanner.

Samsung Galaxy On7 Pro Price Rs 9499 or $140

Best Smartphones under Rs 9000

Samsung Galaxy On7 pro comes was launched in Indian market in July End 2016.

Samsung J2 Pro boasts of Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad-core processor clocked at 1.2 GHz and also packs 2 GB Ram. It is a good smartphone for multitasking and general usage. If you are a nongamer, it can be a decent device to own.

The Samsung On7 PRO is a dual sim smartphone and comes with 4G LTE as well as VOLTE support. The smartphone comes with S Bike Mode and unique notification glow at the back of the device.

The smartphone has 13 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front camera to click selfies.

The Samsung On7 Pro has a 5.5-inch screen with HD display with (1280*720) resolution with 267 PPI. The smartphone has a 16 GB internal memory, and it can be expanded to 128 GB using a micro SD card.

The Samsung On7 PRO comes with the latest Android Marshmallow 6.0 OS along with the touch-wiz UI. It packs a big battery of 3000 mAh capacity which is suitable for all-day usage with the optimizations done by Samsung.

Lenovo K5 Plus – Octa-Core SD 616, 2 GB RAM.


The Lenovo K5 Plus is the best smartphone you can buy under Rs. 9,000, if you want a 5-inch display mobile. The smartphone excels in many areas like display and performance. The Lenovo K5 Plus will go on sale on Flipkart starting March 23, and there is no need to do a pre-registration to buy the new Lenovo smartphone.

Lenovo has been really aggressive with new smartphone launches and has been offering exceptional specs and price in most segments. They recently launched the Lenovo K4 Note and the Lenovo Vibe X3 too which offers excellent value for money.

The Lenovo K5 Plus is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 Octa-Core processor and has Adreno 405 GPU. The smartphone comes with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage, expandable to 128 GB.

The K5 Plus has 13 MP rear camera and a 5 MP selfie camera. The device runs on the Android Lollipop 5.1 and has 4G LTE connectivity. It is powered by 2750 mAH battery capacity. The display size is 5.0 inches and has an FHD resolution with 443 PPI.

It is an excellent phone for people looking for an ideal screen size and performance.

Number 8 on our list is a long battery life smartphone from a Japanese company.

Panasonic  P55 Max

If you are looking for a long battery life smartphone under Rs 9,000 the Panasonic P55 Max can be a good choice. The smartphone comes with great battery life and has a 5000 mAH capacity battery.

Panasonic P55 Max

Panasonic P55 Max is available for Flipkart Price Rs. 8499. The smartphone comes with a display size of 5.50 inches with HD resolution and protective glass. The Panasonic P55 Max is powered by 1.25 GHz Quad-core MediaTek MTK6737 processor, and it comes with 3 GB of RAM.

Key Spec for Panasonic P55 Max

  • Display –5.5 inches IPS LCD display.
  • Resolution – HD 720 x 1280 pixels (~267 ppi pixel density).
  • Operating system – Android 7.0 (Nougat).
  • Processor –Mediatek MT6737 Clocked at 1.25 GHz
  • GPU – Mali-T720 MP1
  • Internal storage – 16 GB expanded up to  128 GB via MicroSD card to a dedicated slot.
  • Rear Camera – 13 Megapixel, Autofocus, Quad-LED flash
  • Front Selfie Camera – 5 Megapixels  selfie camera.
  • Battery –Non-removable Li-Ion 5000 mAh battery.
  • Sensors – Accelerometer, proximity.
  • Weight – 180 grams
  • Thickness – 8.7 mm
  • Price Rs. 8499
  • Color – Champagne Gold, Matte Black.

Motorola Moto G4 Play

Top 10 Android Smartphones Under Rs 9000 India

Moto G4 Play was launched on 6th September 2016. The smartphone is available on Amazon India Priced at Rs. 8,999. A near perfect Android smartphone for all your needs with decent build quality.

The Moto G4 Play comes with Android Marshmallow 6.0 and near stock android experience. Two things that stand out for the Motorola smartphones are build quality and the Android experience.

The mobile runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Quad Core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz along with the Adreno 306 GPU. It is clubbed with 2 GB RAM ensuring lag-free performance.

The phone includes a  storage space of 16 GB which is expandable up to 128 GB using a microSD card. The screen measures 5 inches and has an HD 1280*720 pixel resolution IPS display and also has a water repellant coating.

The Moto G4 Play 4th Gen has a decent 8 MP Main camera, and at the front, there is a 5 MP selfie camera.

The smartphone comes with 4G LTE connectivity and also supports VOLTE. There is a 2800 mAH battery which also comes with rapid charging support to ensure you never run out of charge.

The Moto G4 Plus don’t over promise anything but delivers on the basics, and that is a great thing. Motorola has also launched the Moto E3 Power which comes with 3500 mAH battery and is priced at Rs. 7,999.

See Also: 7 Best Smartphones with 2 GB Ram Below 10K

Asus Zenfone Max With 5000 mAH Battery

Top 10 Android Smartphones Under Rs 9000 India

Asus Zenfone max is a very robust smartphone which comes with a decent camera and Battery back up. In fact, it has one of the best battery back up with 5000 mAH battery capacity.

There is also reversible charging support which means you can charge another mobile with it.

The Zenfone Max is powered by the Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 processor clocked at 1.5 GHz, and it comes with 2 GB of Ram.

The smartphone is priced at Rs. 9499 for the 2 GB RAM version with 16 GB of storage while the 2 GB Ram version & 32 GB storage version comes at Rs 9999.

It would be much better to buy the 32 GB storage version as you get additional 16 GB storage space for just 499.

The smartphone also comes with a decent 13 Megapixel rear camera with Autofocus support and a low light mode. It also has a 5 Megapixel front selfie camera. The mobile has got Android Marshmallow OS 6.0 along with the heavily skinned Asus Zenfone UI.

The Zenfone Max has 4G LTE support along with the essential connectivity options. The smartphone comes with 5.5-inch display with HD resolution (1280*720) pixels and 267 PPI.

Huawei Honor 5C 

8 MP Selfie Camera Mobile Below 9K – The smartphone was earlier priced at Rs. 10,999 and has recently got a price cut and is now available for Rs. 8,999.

It looks a lot like a premium smartphone; the phone is said to be crafted using CNC Diamond coated cutter, which provides nanometer precision in every cut making it smooth and easy to hold in hand. It is one of the best smartphones with a 5.2-inch display with Full HD resolution.

Huawei Honor 5C

Good 13 MP Rear Camera and 8 MP Front Selfie Camera: The Huawei Honor 5C comes with latest 64-bit Octa-core Krin 650 processor clocked at 2.0 GHz,  2 GB RAM and also has a Mali T830 GPU which offers good gaming performance.

The honor 5C comes with unique design, and the metallic build smartphone adorns the fingerprint scanner at the back. The antenna lines are concealed well by Huawei and blend in the top and bottom edges easily.

The phone comes with 13 MP camera with BSI sensor which is said to provide better illumination in low light condition, for selfies it also has a much improved 8 MP front camera.

The Huawei Honor 5C runs on the Android Marshmallow 6.0 and have 16 GB of internal storage which can be further expanded to 128 GB using a micro-sd card. The honor 5c has a decent 3000 mAh battery capacity, which can last all day long. The Huawei Honor 5C has a thickness of 8.3 mm and weighs 156 grams.

Key Specs for Huawei Honor 5C

  • Processor – Octa-core Kirin 650 Processor, Clocked at 2.0 GHz.
  • RAM – 2 GB RAM.
  • Camera – 13 MP Rear Camera and 8 MP Front Camera.
  • Storage – 16 GB internal Storage expandable to 128 GB.
  • Display – 5.2 inches Full HD Display.
  • Battery capacity -3000 mAh battery.
  • Fingerprint Scanner – Yes
  • Connectivity – 4G LTE / VOLTE, Dual SIM
  • OS Android Marshmallow 6.0 upgradable to Android Nougat 7.0 and EMUI 5.0
  • 4G VOLTE Support enabled by OTA update in April 2017

Related – 10 Best 4G LTE Smartphones to Buy Below 10K

Overall – Good Design, premium Looks, Good Front and Rear Camera smartphone below 9000. 

So these are the top smartphone suggestions from my side, and you may explore top phones under Rs 8000 or the Best Phones within Rs 10000.


  1. sir, iwant a smartphone with 13 -5 cameras , a better battery ,and a good display with better gaming performence .
    suggest me which is the best phone under 9000

  2. Hi,I want good and durability mobile within 5″,. My budget u9k, also suggest among these one moto e3power,lenovo k5plus,Samsung on5 pro,…..if any other plz suggest.

  3. Sir I’ll like to buy Redmi 3s prime, is it a good choice. B coz I want a smartphone under 9k which has good battery backup and clean ram

  4. sir,i want to buy a mobile between Rs6500-8500.give me best 5 suggestions.i want a good phone,but unfortunately low budget.pls help me

  5. Hi sir my name is Prathamesh I want best smartphone upto 9000 I like captured selfi so give me which phone is best

  6. Which is the best mobile for 9000. Redmi has heating problems while lenovo has hanging problems. Every phone has heating problems but there are phone which heats abit slow

  7. sir I want a powepack phone which has better battery life ,gaming performance will be good and a fhd resolution display

  8. Sir read the reviews of lenovo k5 plus ..It has major heating problems…
    So should i take asus zenfone max or stick with my decision of taking lenovo k5 plus..
    Or else suggest me a smartphone under 9k

  9. sir I want to buy mobile under 9000 with gorilla glass good battery backup and life and full hd and no issue and heatmobile with good gaming performance so which mobile can I will buy

  10. sir i want to buy smartphone wth 3gb ram 13-5camera and good battery sggest me a phone which will be easily available in common stores

  11. sir suggest me the best smartphone under 9k with excellent camera 5.5 inch display . no lag .good battery .

  12. which cellphone is best…in ,8000-9000
    with best performance and camera..
    in lenovo k3,lenovok5,redmi 2prime,yureka,are other phones.

  13. i want to buy a mobile phone.please suggest me best having good camera and no heating problem good battery

    • Lava V2 has a good front camera and uses the MTK 6735 processor which is okay and also used in the coolpad note 3 lite , while the coolpad note 3 has a better processor and 3 GB RAM with fingerprint scanner.


  15. which phone should i go for huawie honor holly 2 plus or coolpad dazzen note 3 0r advice me any other phone my budget is 9000 and below…

  16. plz do not parchage gionee f103 mobiles phone woofer is not working on gionee mobiles this is useless company

  17. Hi.. I am interested to buy in Microsoft lunia 640.But lumia have so may queries so I am doubt about to buy. My friend said me that lumia is very poor in apps, suggest me that windows is best one are android is best. My budget is below 9k tell me that what is the best budget phone In 9k. I’m waiting for you response my friend/

  18. hello sir i want to by android phone under 10000. with good bettry backup,. 2gb ram, good qulity camra. i was purches many phone but mostly i was face many problam like bettry backup hanging problam slow speed.

  19. Hey kanuj…i was thinking about lenovo k3 note i know its rs 10000 thats why u havent add it on this list but is it the best overall phone under rs10000

  20. i want 2 buy a smartphone under 8000…i need 8mp camera,1gb ram, and it should be gud nd long lasting…
    i also need that phone in which i can lock every folders,facebook,whats app nd gallery…..
    so which smartphone will be the best??

  21. i want a slimmest phone at the budget within 9000 and 13 mp camera with octa core so plz suggest me

  22. I want to buy smartphone within Rs.8000/- with good battery backup,more RAM and good durability Please suggest.

  23. Sir i want best smartphone at 9999/-. . . with maximum battery backup, max camera quality, best future, . . . Which is better am0ng 1) micromax yureka plus 2) lenovo k3 note 3) zenfone 2 laser . . . Considering battry backup,camera nd al dat . . . .

    • Which to choose? Honor 4C or asus zenfone 2 laser ZE550KL. And if I buy the latter, will it not get obsolete within a year as far as its chipset (qlcm snpdrgn 410) performance is concerned which I think is underpowered for a 10K priced phone?

  24. i want to buy lenovo a7000
    but sameone tell me lenovo phone is not sucsec becose its motherbord is very smalll
    plizz sir suggest me

  25. Required andriod phone under 10000 required
    1 outstanding camera quality must
    2 minimum 3000 mah battery
    3 minimum qhd display

  26. i wanna buy a smartphone with a good battery backup and excellent camera with a flash in the range of 10,000.please suggest some

  27. sir i want to buy a best camera phone with good battery with least sar value under 9000.i m confused between honor 4c,redmi note 4g and redmi note 3g.whom should i buy?

  28. I want to buy a good Android phone under 9000 it’s camera quality should be good and music quality and battery too matters…. Must be of more than 5 inches please I want some suggestions

  29. LENOVO 6000 PLUS or LENOVO 7000.. Which one should i go for??
    Or is there any other phone which is betterthan those 2 around 9k?? Any suggestions??
    Thanks in advance..!!

  30. micromax yu yureka good smart phone.camara 13 mp rear and 5 mp font.2500 mah battary not bad.and very good modeal.

  31. i need to buy a phone for father under 8000 which phone should I buy with a good camera of at least 13mp and lollipop android version

  32. I want to buy a android smartphones. ..under rs.8000 and great features. Specially long life smart phone to 3-4 year’s. But I am confused,so please give me suggestions

  33. I wnt to buy a android smartphones with good feartures under 8000 …specially phone life is long bt im confused …give me a suggestion

  34. I want to buy Asus Zenfone 2 4 GB RAM & Atom 3580 but I have seen negative comments about its camera I really want to know how is its camera quality? Plz help



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