[June 2019 Edition] Best Smartphones Under INR 12,000

Best Smartphones Under INR 12,000

This segment is for those who are on an extremely tight budget between INR 10,000 and INR 12,000. If you have a budget under INR 10,000 you can have a look at the best under INR 10,000 or in case if you can increase your budget a bit you can check out the best under INR 15,000.

Samsung Galaxy M20

  • 6.3-inch FHD+ (2340 x 1080p) infinity-V display
  • Octa-core in-house Exynos 7904 14mm processor, Mali-G71 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB storage, micro SD card support up to 512GB.
  • Samsung Experience 9.5, Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 5000mAHbattery with support for the 15W quick charge via USB Type-C port
  • 13MP(f/1.9)+5MP(f/2.2) dual rear camera set-up with LED flash, ultra-wide mode
  • 8MP camera with f/2.0 aperture.
  • Rear fingerprint scanner, face unlock
  • Dual SIM VoLTE support, Widevine L1
  • Colors: Ocean Blue and Charcoal Black

Price: INR 11,990

Availability: Amazon

Redmi Note 7 


  • 6.3-inch Full HD+ (2340*1080) IPS display, Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • 2GHz Octa-core 11nm Snapdragon 675, Adreno 612
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB storage, microSD card support
  • 12MP+2MP dual rear camera with LED flash
  • 13MP front facing camera
  • Rear Fingerprint scanner, Face Unlock
  • Android 9.0 Pie, MIUI 10
  • 4000mAH battery, 18W Quick Charge 4.0, USB Type-C
  • IR Blaster, 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE
  • Splash-proof P2i nano coating
  • Colors: Sapphire Blue, Ruby Blue, Onyx Black

Price: INR 11,999

Availability: Flipkart, Mi.com, and Mi Home

Realme 3 


  • 6.2-inch (1520 x 720 pixels) 19:9 HD+ display
  • 2.1GHz MediaTek Helio P70 processor, Arm Mali-G72 MP3 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage, expandable up to 256GB with microSD card
  • Android 9.0 Pie Oreo, ColorOS 6
  • 13MP+2MP rear camera with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, f/2.4 aperture, 5P Lens, Bokeh Mode, AF Focusing
  • 13MP front-facing camera, f/2.2 aperture, HDR
  • 4230mAh battery, 10W charging
  • Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS
  • Colors: Dynamic Black, Black

Price: INR 10,999

Availability: Flipkart

Realme 2 Pro 

  • 6.3-inch (1080 x 2340 pixels) 19.5:9 Full HD+ 2.5D IPS display, Gorilla Glass Protection
  • 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 660 processor, Adreno 512 GPU
  • 4/6/8GB RAM
  • 64/128GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB with microSD card
  • Android 8.1 Oreo, ColorOS 5.2
  • 16MP+2MP dual rear cameras with LED flash, f/1.7, and f/2.4 aperture respectively, Sony IMX398 sensor, EIS.
  • 16MP front-facing camera, f/2.0 aperture
  • 3500mAh battery
  • Thickness: 8.5mm and Weight: 174g
  • Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS
  • Colors: Black Sea, Blue Ocean

Price: INR 10,990

Availability: Flipkart

Xiaomi Mi A2

  • 5.99-inch Full HD+(2160 x 1080 Pixels) Full HD+ 2.5D curved glass display
  • 2.2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 660 processor with Adreno 512 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage
  • Stock Android 9.0 Pie
  • 12MP+20MP dual rear cameras with LED flash, 12MP shooter being a Sony IMX486 sensor, f/1.75 aperture, 1.25μm pixel size and the secondary 20MP being a Sony IMX376 sensor with f/1.75 aperture, 4 in 1 – 2.0um pixels
  • 20MP front-facing camera with Sony IMX376 sensor,
  • 3010mAH battery with Quick Charge 4.0 via USB Type-C port
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS + GLONASS.
  • Rear fingerprint sensor, IR Blaster
  • Thickness: 7.3mm and Weight:168g
  • Colors: Lake Blue, Gold, Rose Gold and Black

Price: INR 10,999

Availability: Amazon

Nokia 4.2 

  • 5.71-inch HD+ 19:9 display, notch
  • 2GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 439 processor, Adreno 505 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Internal storage, microSD card support up to 400GB
  • 13MP+2MP dual rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, LED flash
  • 8MP front facing camera with f/2.0 aperture,
  • Android 9.0 Pie, Android One
  • Rear Fingerprint scanner, Biometric Face Unlock
  • Dedicated Google Assistant Button
  • LED notification light around Power Button
  • 3000mAH battery
  • 3.5mm Headphone Jack
  • Colors: Balck, Pink

Price: INR 10,990

Availability: Flipkart, Offline Stores, Nokia e-store






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