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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 10,000.

 

These are the 10 best phones under Rs 9,000 in India (2017):

 

*Top 3 picks around Rs 9,000*

 

1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

best phones under 10000 - redmi note 4
2GB RAM/ 32GB storage

3GB RAM/ 32GB storage

  • OS Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Weight 165g
  • Display resolution 1080 x 1920
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB/32GB/64GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 625 octa-core 2GHz (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 506
  • RAM 2GB/3GB/4GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 4,100mAh, non removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Display
  • + Android 7.0
  • + Processor (among best in this budget)
  • + Battery
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

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2. Xiaomi Redmi Y1

best phones under 9000 rs in India - redmi y1

  • OS Android 7.0
  • Weight 153g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Snapdragon 435, octa-core 1.4GHz (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 16MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 3,080mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Front camera
  • + Android 7.0

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3. Xiaomi Redmi 4

best phones under 9000 rs in India - Redmi 4

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 150g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB/32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 435, octa-core 1.4GHz (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 505
  • RAM 2GB/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
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

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Panasonic Ray 500

Panasonic Eluga Ray 500

  • OS Android 7.0
  • Weight 126g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor MTK6737P Quad Core 1.3GHz
  • GPU Mali-T720MP1
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera Dual 13MP f.2.4 + 8MP f/2.4
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.4
  • Battery 4,000mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.0
  • + Dual camera
  • + Battery
  • – Processor

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Panasonic P55 Max

best phones under 9000 rs in India - Panasonic P55 Max

  • OS Android 7.0
  • Weight 180g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Mediatek 6737 quad-core 1.3GHz Cortex A53
  • GPU Mali-T720MP2
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP
  • Secondary camera 5MP
  • Battery 5,000mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, (4G)
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Android 7.0
  • – Internal memory
  • – Processor

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Nokia 3

Nokia 3

  • OS Android 7.0
  • Weight 140g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, S AMOLED
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Quad-core 1.4GHz Cortex-A53 Mediatek MT6737
  • GPU Mali-T720MP1
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP, f/2.0
  • Secondary camera 8MP, f/2.0
  • Battery 2,630mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.0
  • + Front camera
  • – Processor
  • – Internal memory
  • – RAM

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Moto E4

best phones under 10000 rs - moto e4

  • OS Android 7.1.1
  • Weight 151g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Mediatek MT6737 quad-core 1.3GHz Cortex A53
  • GPU Mali-T720MP2
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 2,800mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Android 7.1
  • – Processor
  • – Internal memory
  • – RAM

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Panasonic Eluga Ray X

Panasonic Eluga Ray X

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 193g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720
  • Display 5.5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 32GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor MediaTek MT6737 quad-core 1.3GHz
  • GPU Mali T720MP2
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.2, 1/3.2″ sensor
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2, 1/5″ sensor
  • Battery 4,000mAh, non-removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • – Processor

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Panasonic Eluga Ray

best phones under 8000 - Panasonic Eluga Ray

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 169g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor MediaTek MT6737 quad-core 1.3GHz
  • GPU Mali T720MP2
  • RAM 3GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 4,000mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • – Processor
  • – Internal memory

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Moto C Plus

best phones under 8000 rs - Moto C Plus

  • OS Android 7.0
  • Weight 162g
  • Display resolution 720 x 1280
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, dedicated
  • Processor Mediatek MT6737 quad-core 1.3GHz Cortex A53
  • GPU Mali-T720MP2
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 8MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 2MP, f/2.8
  • Battery 4,000mAh, removable
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Android 7.0
  • – Not the best processor
  • – Internal memory

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Redmi 4A

best phone under 7000 - redmi 4a
3GB RAM, 32GB

2GB RAM, 16GB

  • OS Android 6.0
  • Weight 131.5g
  • Display resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
  • Display 5 inch, IPS
  • Storage space 16GB
  • Expansion slot Yes, hybrid
  • Processor Snapdragon 425 1.4GHz quad core (A53)
  • GPU Adreno 308
  • RAM 2GB
  • Camera 13MP, f/2.2
  • Secondary camera 5MP, f/2.2
  • Battery 3,120mAh
  • Connectivity Dual SIM, 4G
Pros and Cons
  • + Battery
  • + Internal memory
  • + RAM
  • + Android 6.0
  • – Hybrid slot (either SIM2 or microSD)

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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.