The last decade saw a boon in the smartphone industry. The smartphone features that once were only available in flagship smartphones are now easily available in Budget smartphones. The gap between the flagship and budget smartphone have even decreased in the year 2021. Below is a list of top smartphone under 15000 rupees available in India in 2021.
Realme 7 – Best Smartphone under 15000
Realme 7 is the latest smartphone offering in the popular number series of Realme.
The smartphone has a full HD punch hole display with a 90 hertz ultra smooth panel. The Smartphone has a pixel density of 405 PPI. Realme 7 has undoubtedly the best display in this price segment.
The smartphone has the powerful Helio G95 Octa Core processor by MediaTek with the top clock speed of 2.05 GHz. The processor has arm Mali G76 GPU that can easily handle high end games like call of Duty mobile and Asphalt 9.
The smartphone features a 64 megapixel quad camera setup at the rear with primary 64 megapixel Sony IMX 682 camera sensor, 8 megapixel 119 degree ultra wide lens along with 2-2 megapixel portrait and macro lens. To be clear only the primary 64 megapixel and 8 Ultra wide sensor are useful and they surely click some great pictures. The rear camera can record videos upto 4K 30fps. The smartphone also comes with electronic image stabilization to shoot table stable videos up to 1080p 30fps.
The smartphone has a 16 megapixel Wide Angle selfie camera that supports upto 1080p video recording. The selfie camera also has electronic image stabilization. Overall this Smartphone has a great camera setup that won’t disappoint you.
The smartphone has a 5000 Mah big battery that supports 30 watt Dart charging. The 30 watt charger comes within the box. The smartphone runs on Android 10 that is based on the custom Realme UI. The smartphone has a side mounted fingerprint sensor combined with the power button. Realme 7 is available in two variants 6 GB + 64 GB and 8 GB + 128 GB. You can choose from the two colours available Mist blue and Mist white.
The smartphone is an all rounder with amazing specs for a gamer and a decent camera set up for someone who loves to shoot videos and click photos. The 90 hertz full HD panel and 64 megapixel Quad camera is its main highlight feature.
Redmi Note 9 pro
The next in the list of best smartphone under 15000 is Redmi note 9 Pro. The smartphone by Redmi is a great offering considering its price being lower than Realme 7.
Redmi note 9 Pro has 6.67 inch full HD punch hole display with the selfie camera in the top centre of the screen. Although the display does not have higher refresh rate, considering the price point the big display won’t disappoint you.
The smartphone packs in 2.3 Gigahertz Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor. It is based on 8 NM architecture which makes the smartphone highly efficient, gives you better battery life and more stable performance. The processor has adreno 618 GPU which can run high end games smoothly at medium settings.
The smart phone features 48 megapixel Quad camera setup at the rear. The primary 48 megapixel sensor by Samsung namely Isocell GM2 sensor clicks close to real photos thanks to image processing by Xiaomi. The smartphone has 8 megapixel Ultra wide lens. Although you can see some distortion at the edges, the ultra wide lens performs well for the price segment. A plus point in the camera setup of Redmi note 9 Pro is its 5 megapixel macro lens which is not so common in this price segment. The Macro shots are are usable unlike the images clicked by 2 megapixel macro lenses available at this price segment. The 4th lens is a 2 megapixel depth sensor.
Primary sensor at the rear supports 960 FPS slow motion video and can shoot up to 4K 30fps. The smartphone also has electronic image stabilization up till 1080p 30fps. An added value is its pro video mode that allows manual control for shooting videos.
The smartphone has 16 megapixel selfie camera. 120 FPS slow motion is available for the selfie camera. The front camera can shoot up to 1080p 30fps. Overall the camera setup is great for the price you pay. The camera targets content creators as it has 15 second short video mode , macro video shooting mode, raw 8 bit shooting mode.
Some other highlights of the smartphone include NavIc support along with GPS, Bluetooth 5, dual band Wi-Fi. The smartphone comes with 5020 MAh big battery with 18 watt fast charger support that comes within the box. The smartphone comes with side mounted fingerprint sensor. The Redmi note 9 comes in 4 colours- Interstellar Black, Glacier White, Champagne Gold and Aurora Blue. The smartphone comes in two variants 4GB RAM+ 64GB storage and 4GB RAM+ 128 GB storage.
Although the smartphone misses on some of the trending features such as 90 Hz display, the Smartphone is overall a complete package keeping in mind the practical use and features required in daily life.
Next in the list of Smartphone under 15000 rupees is Samsung M21. This Smartphone has been a best seller of Samsung in mid budget range.
The unique selling point of this Smartphone is its display. The smartphone comes with 6.4 inch super Amoled full HD plus panel. The display comes with the peak brightness of 420 nits. So you won’t face any difficulty while using the smartphone outdoors in Daylight. The display used by Samsung has better contrast ratio, deep blacks, more vibrant colours that enhances your multimedia experience.
The smartphone comes with Exynos 9611 Quad Core processor that is decent for daily use. Although we won’t suggest you this smartphone if your primary purpose is playing games as there are more powerful processors available at this price range. The smartphone comes with Mali G72 MP3 GPU that can play high end games in low to medium settings but you will notice some frame drops.
Smartphone comes with triple camera setup at the rear. The primary camera is of 48 megapixel that clicks some decent pictures. The second camera is 8 megapixel Ultra Wide Shooter with 120 degree field of view and the third is a 5 megapixel depth sensor. The smartphone has a 20 Megapixel selfie camera at the front. Overall the camera setup in Samsung M21 clicks some great looking pictures that are sharp and close to real. The camera can shoot up to 4K videos. The smartphone also has a super steady mode that allows you to shoot stable videos upto 1080p 30fps. The smartphone also features some cool camera functions such as hyperlapse, super slow motion.
Another major highlight of the smartphone is its 6000 MAh big battery that gives unmatched battery backup. The smartphone supports 15 watt fast charging. The display at the front has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The smartphone comes in three different colours- black, blue and Iceberg blue. Samsung M21 is available in two variants 4GB RAM + 64GB storage and 6gb RAM+ 128 GB storage.
This smartphone is a best buy if you are a multimedia lover and your primary purpose other than communication is watching multimedia and clicking photos and videos. The Super Amoled display combined with a big 6000 mAH battery and a a great camera set-up makes it a good smartphone to look for, if your budget is less than 15k.
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