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Which is the best phone under 9000 in India?

If a phone under or around Rs 9,000 is what you’re looking for, check our list of the 10 best phones under Rs 9,000 in India for this month below. These include only 4G models supporing popular netwroks such as Jio, Airtel 4G, Vodafone 4G etc. and the list covers the best Android phones in this budget. Just to clarify, phones with hybrid SIM slot allow you to either place a second SIM or a microSD card, but not both at the same time, so it’s a disadvantage. So here are the ten best 4G phones under 9k for this month.

Also, check the best smartphones under Rs 7,000 and the top 10 smartphones under Rs 11,000.

 

These are the 10 best 4G smartphones under Rs 9,000 in India (2016):

 

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

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best phones under 9000 rs - redmi 3
2GB RAM/ 16GB storage

3GB RAM/ 32GB storage

  • OS Android 5.1
  • Weight 164g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB/32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 650 quad-core 1.4 GHz (A53) & Dual-core 1.8GHz (A72)
  • GPU Adreno 510
  • RAM 2GB/3GB
  • Camera 16MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 4,000mAh, non removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Display
  • + Processor (among best in this budget)
  • + Battery
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

 

 

Lenovo Vibe K5 Note Plus

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best phone under 9000 rs -k5 plus
(2GB RAM)

(3GB RAM)

  • OS Android 5.1
  • Weight 142g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Snapdragon 616 quad-core 1.5GHz & quad-core 1.2GHz
  • GPU Adreno 405
  • RAM 2GB/3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.8
  • Battery 2,750mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Display
  • + Processor
  • + RAM

 

 

Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime

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best smartphones under 9000 rs - 3s prime

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 144g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 430, octa-core 1.4GHz (A53) + 1.1GHz (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 4,100mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Android 6.0
  • + RAM
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

 

 

Moto E3 Power

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best smartphone under 9000 rs - moto-e3-power

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 142g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Mediatek MT6735P quad-core 1GHz Cortex A53
  • GPU Mali-T720MP2
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 3,500mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)

 

Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Android 6.0

 

 

Acer Z630S

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best smartphone under 9000 rs - Acer Z630S

  • OS Android 5.1
  • Weight 165g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Mediatek MT6753 Octa-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU Mali-T720MP3
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 8MP
  • Secondary camera 8MP
  • Battery 4,000mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + RAM
  • + Front camera
  • + Processor
  • + Internal memory

 

 

Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro

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best mobile under 9000 rs - on5 pro

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 149g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, TFT
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Octa-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 Exynos 3475
  • GPU Mali-T720
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 2,600mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 6.0
  • – Processor

 

 

ASUS Zenfone Max

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best phones under Rs 9,000 - zenfone max

  • OS Android 5.0
  • Weight 202g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes
  • Processor Octa-core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410
  • GPU Adreno 305
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 5,000mAh, non removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (3G + 4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • – Processor

 

 

Moto G4 Play

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best phones under 10000 rs - moto-g4-play

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 137g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Octa-core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410
  • GPU Adreno 305
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 2,800mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM (3G + 4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 6.0
  • – Processor

 

 

Xiaomi Redmi 3S

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Redmi 3S

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 144g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 430, octa-core 1.4GHz (A53) + 1.1GHz (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 4,100mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Android 6.0
  • + Processor
  • –  Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

 

 

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)

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top smartphones under 10000 rs -SAMSUNG Galaxy J2

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 138g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, AMOLED
  • Storage space 8GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7 Spreadtrum SC8830
  • GPU Mali-400MP2
  • RAM 1.5GB
  • Camera 8MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 2,600mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 6.0
  • – Processor
  • – RAM
  • – Storage

 

Not to confuse you with the camera specs listed above. We’ve listed the specs as (megapixels), (aperture). Generally speaking, bigger the aperture, better is the camera, especially in low light situations. Which means smaller number in the denominator, the bigger the aperture or sensor size is. For example, f/1.9 is a bigger aperture and than f/2.0. A bigger aperture camera performs much better in low light situations and produces sharper images. It also produces a better brokeh.