Best Mobile Phones under 18,000 in India

Top Mobiles under 18,000 budget includes popular brands such as Nokia Mobiles, Realme Mobiles, Honor Mobiles, Poco Mobiles, Lava Mobiles. The most popular mobiles under 18,000 includes Realme 8i (Rs. 13999), Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro (Rs. 15999), Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G (Rs. 13999), Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S (Rs. 15999), Realme 8s 5G (Rs. 17999).

One of the important factors to consider while making a mobile purchase is its price. For all the customers looking for best mobiles below 18,000, check out the list below and you can click on any model to read out the Specifications, Reviews, Features, FAQs, User Ratings and Images for any model.

The best mobile under 18,000 is Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro, which is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G (8nm) Processor and comes with 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage. Its screen size is 6.67 inches and comes up with battery of Non-removable Li-ion 5020 mAh. Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro has 64 MP (f/1.9 Wide Angle) + 8 MP (f/2.2 Ultra Wide) + 5 MP (f/2.4 Super Macro) + 2 MP (f/2.4 Depth Sensor) Quad Camera with LED flash primary rear camera and 16 MP (f/2.45) (Main) of front camera.

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  • Realme 8i

    13,999
    • Mediatek Helio G96
    • 16 MP Wide Angle Camera
    • 64 GB
    • 64 MP + 8 MP + 2MP + 2 MP Quad Camera with LED Flash
    • 4 GB
    • 6.43 inches
  • Amazing Camera quality

    Xiaomi has always come up with phones that are at par with the latest technologies in addition to being quite affordable. This phone comes up with a hefty camera quality of 64 MP. The 6.67 inch AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate pretty much can blow your mind with that affordable price of 16,999/-. It is one of the top-notch phones by Xiaomi. So, if you are intrigued enough keep scrolling!

    Pros

    • Exceptional camera specifications
    • Powerful 5020 mAH battery
    • Affordable

    Cons

    • No reverse charging
    • The low light camera is not up to the mark.
    • No video stabilisation above 1080p
    • Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G
    • 6 GB
    • 16 MP
    • 64 GB
    • 64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP Quad Camera with LED flash
    • 6.67 inches
  • Well- built and created with a dash of common features and intriguing specs

    The Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G is a basic and sorted deal for all the low to mid-budgeted users out there. The smartphone priced at Rs13,999 is capable of much and offers fairly good delivery of performance. Launched on July 2021, the Redmi Note 10T has already got a fair 3.5- star rating. There’s barely cons though, this rating comes due to its common but potential features like storage, design and so on. Yet, this model is a favourable deal if you want just about enough of quality and performance.

    Pros

    • Cost-effective
    • Good storage space
    • Rapid charging

    Cons

    • Does not support heavy activity
    • Average features
    • Poor camera quality
    • MediaTek Dimensity 700
    • 8 MP with Screen Flash camera
    • 64 GB
    • 48 MP + 2 MP Macro + 2 MP Depth Sensor Triple Camera with LED flash
    • 4GB
    • 6.5 inches
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  • All round features within a decent pocket pinch

    Xiaomi’s sub-brand Redmi is known for providing the best smartphones within a budget. For many years, it has been giving its customers smartphones with rounder features which other brands offer at a much higher price. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S is the fourth smartphone in the Redmi Note 10 series. Its price is exactly in between Redmi Note 10 (starts at Rs 12,499) and Redmi Note 10 Pro (starts at Rs 15,999). It is largely similar to the Redmi Note 10 but has a better camera and processor. It was officially released on 28th April 2021. It is available in two variants –the 6GB, 64GB model priced at Rs 14,999 and the 6GB, 128GB model priced at Rs 15,999. It is available in three vibrant colours –Deep Sea Blue, Frost White and Shadow Black. It offers some pretty good features starting from a super sleek design, an amazing quad-camera to a high definition display and a very big internal memory. It even comes with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor which provides extra security to your phone. However, the battery capacity and the performance could have been better at the given price. It comes with a warranty period of 1 year.

    However, it has tough competitors in the market. Many features of this phone those of Redmi Note 10 and Redmi Note 10 Pro are alike. Moreover, there are smartphones of similar quality from other brands like Realme 8 and Moto G40 Fusion, Micromax IN 1 128GB, etc., some having a higher price and some lower. So in conclusion, it can be said that Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S has diverse features but it will not burn a hole in your pocket.

    Pros

    • Attractive design and lightweight
    • Good UI performance
    • Has fast charging feature

    Cons

    • During video playback, sharpening and contrast-boost cannot be disabled.
    • It overheats very easily
    • 4K video lacks stabilisation
    • Qualcomm SM8250-AC Snapdragon 870 5G
    • 20 MP Camera
    • 128 / 256 GB (UFS 3.0) Storage
    • 108 MP + 13 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Camera with LED Flash
    • 8 / 12 GB LPDDR5 RAM
    • 6.67 inches
  • Realme 8s 5G

    17,999
    • Mediatek Dimensity 810
    • Punch Hole 16 MP
    • 128 GB
    • 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP with autofocus
    • 6 GB
    • 6.5 inches
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  • Realme 8

    14,999
    A smartphone that prepares you for future

    Comparatively newer to the Smart - Gadgets Industry, Realme has aldready well established its grip on people with its mind blowing quality, wide variety and decent services. The Realme 8 is one of the latest launches from the brand. It retails for14,999 Indian Rupees(starting), and is one of the highest rated smartphones in budget ranges. It offers certain exclusive features, that no other phone can provide in this price range. Well, to explore all that it offers, you got to read it till the end!

    Pros

    • 5G enabled
    • Slim and extremely lightweight.
    • Super AMOLED display.

    Cons

    • Pre-installed bloatware and other third-party apps.
    • Average camera performance.
    • Plastic back.
    • Mediatek Helio G95
    • 4 GB LPPDDR4x
    • Punch Hole 16 MP Ultra Wide with Screen Flash
    • 128GB (UFS 2.1)
    • 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Camera with LED Flash
    • 6.4 inches
  • TECNO POVA 2

    10,999
    Huge package on a budget

    The Tecno Pova 2 is a budget smartphone with a large 7,000mAh battery, a 6.9-inch FHD + punch-hole display, a 48MP quad rear camera, and powered by a 6GB Helio G85 SoC -RAM with 128GB built-in storage. In addition, it has a side fingerprint sensor, a type C port, and a 3.5mm jackpot. It comprises of lots of features at an affordable price.

    The price of Tecno Pova 2 in India starts from Rs. 10,499.

    Pros

    • Extraordinary Quad Camera
    • 4GB RAM and MediaTek Helio G95 chipset
    • 7000mAh battery with 18W Flash charging

    Cons

    • Heavy Weight
    • Lots of bloatware
    • Not of right size
    • MediaTek Helio G85
    • 8 MP Selfie Camera with Dual Flash
    • 64 GB
    • 48 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Camera with LED Flash
    • 4 GB
    • 6.5 inches
  • Realme 8 Pro

    17,999
    Infinite features within a reasonable price

    The new Realme 8 Pro has all the features that one requires. It was officially launched on March 25, 2021. It is priced at Rs. 17,999 for the 6GB-128GB model. It is available in three dazzling colours that you can choose from – Infinite Blue, Infinite Black and Illuminating Yellow. Its sleek structure with an anti-glare crystal finish gives an extra comfortable feel in your hand. The amazing camera quality, battery life, fast charge feature, beautiful design makes it an all-rounder phone. It also has an in-display fingerprint sensor. Its effective resolution and fast processor gives an epic gaming performance. It can easily give very tough competition to some of the most popular and pocket-friendly mobile phone models in the market. So, it can be said that within the price range, Realme 8 Pro is a pretty good choice.

    Pros

    • Super slim and light with an anti-glare crystal finish
    • 6.4-inch AMOLED screen gives a fullscreen display
    • Excellent battery life with super power-saving mode and fast charging

    Cons

    • High-quality refresh rate, not present
    • No major upgrades when compared to Realme 7 Pro
    • No stereo speakers
    • Qualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G
    • 6 GB LPPDDR4x
    • 16 MP Camera
    • 32GB (UFS 2.1)
    • 108 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Camera with LED Flash
    • 6.4 inches
  • The best of both worlds: Amazing specs at an affordable price

    If you thought, Xiaomi could not do any better with its last release you will be proved wrong by the new Xiaomi Redmi Note 10. A superb processor, massive battery, and a big screen all under 15,000 is a dream that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 brings true. I must be joking right but Xiaomi looks to leave no ground uncovered with its new release in its Note series. With the Note series gaining more and more love amongst the general public, this is new Note 10 will surely give a boost to the popularity and support that Xiaomi has garnered with the Note series.

    Pros

    • Lightweight and sleek design
    • Great battery back-up
    • Large display with booming speakers

    Cons

    • Stuffed with bloatware right out of the box
    • Many touch issues reported
    • The embedded camera is not sublime
    • Qualcomm Snapdragon 678
    • 4 GB LPDDR4X
    • 13MP front camera,
    • 64 GB (UFS 2.2)
    • 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP Quad Camera with LED flash
    • 6.43 inches
  • A blockbuster of a budget phone

    Samsung has always held its place in the worldwide market. Fresh out of their factories is the Samsung Galaxy M32. The Samsung Galaxy M32 is perhaps Samsung’s best budget phone. This phone is great for binge-watchers but has Samsung worked on improving their performance too?

    Pros

    • Bleeding edged Exynos processor
    • Enhanced photography sensor
    • Huge Battery

    Cons

    • Supports a 25W charger but comes only with a 15W charger
    • Overheating issues
    • Downgraded flagship
    • Mediatek Helio G80
    • 20 MP Selfie Camera
    • 64 GB Storage
    • 64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 5 MP Quad Camera with LED Flash
    • 6 / 8 GB RAM
    • 6.4 inches

Best Mobile Phones under 18,000 in India

ModelPrice
Realme 8i13,999
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro15,999
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G13,999
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S15,999
Realme 8s 5G17,999
Realme 814,999
TECNO POVA 210,999
Realme 8 Pro17,999
Xiaomi Redmi Note 1012,999
Samsung Galaxy M3213,999

User Review of Phones Below 18000

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S
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Shaikh Nawaz

Posted on : 26th August 2021

Just Waste of money

The camera quality is poor, and the display was advertised as a Super AMOLED display, but it was not worth the money.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S
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Ganesh Zade

Posted on : 23rd August 2021

Display is amazing

Smartphone is having amazing display with FHD + (1080*2400) AMOLED Dot Display, highly recommended

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S
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Ashu Yadav

Posted on : 14th August 2021

Excellent mobile

Very amazing mobile phone at this price range. storage is also good .very good built design. Loved this

TECNO POVA 2
BB

Balwant Bhardwaj

Posted on : 12th August 2021

Best Mobile phon in 10000 rs and good battery backup

Best Best Mobile phon in 10000 rs and good battery backup Good camera all feacher is good

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S
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Shifa fatima

Posted on : 10th August 2021

Excellent power backup.

Overall performance is excellent, and the 5000 mAh battery gives excellent power backup.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10
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Ankush bhardwaj

Posted on : 5th August 2021

This is very good phone under 13 thousands

Understanding camera and battery life.. No haunge no problem

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
DG

Dinesh Gupta

Posted on : 4th August 2021

Awesome Features in this range

Awesome phone with feature at this price.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S
WT

Waheed Tawar

Posted on : 3rd August 2021

Worst Phone

Worst Mobile Phone if I looked at the specifications overall I am not satisfied. The display clarity is inferior to that of an LCD, and display only lasts 10 seconds.

Realme 8
P

Paramjit

Posted on : 17th July 2021

best phones under 20k

Its the best mobile under 20K. nice camera quality with best design.

Realme 8 Pro
K

Kartik

Posted on : 14th July 2021

Value for Money

Superb Camera, performance is awesome, no heating & lagging issue

Realme 8
V

Vinay

Posted on : 12th July 2021

Display

Amoled display is best in market and video qualtiy is too good.

Realme 8 Pro
SJ

Sachin Jha

Posted on : 8th July 2021

worth buying

This phone is truly worth buying ! It has superb camera and is light weight mobile

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
KM

Kamlesh Mishra

Posted on : 6th July 2021

Fast chargin feature

Brand gives you 33 watts of charger and the device has a 5020 mAh battery which gives you super fast performance while using this device. The Snapdragon 732G gaming processor works very fast with super backup. Best phone under 25k After using it, the mobile feels very slim and comfortable in my hand and has a display with full HD+ resolution. Superb battery backup, good charging speed (9/10), and all applications run very smoothly at the same time.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10
AA

Amit Arora

Posted on : 4th July 2021

Slim Body

The phone is so lightweight and very slim, it feels extremely light in my hands.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
SJ

Saurav Jain

Posted on : 30th June 2021

Premium

Premium looking phone, quality is good, performance and battery life is also good

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
TG

Tarun Garg

Posted on : 23rd June 2021

Camera

Design is awesome,Camera quality is also goodcharges quickly, Best device at this price point.

Realme 8
K

Kashish

Posted on : 22nd June 2021

Camera

Camera performance is awesome specially at night with clear & crisp photos

Realme 8
R

Rishab

Posted on : 20th June 2021

Gaming

The phone is good for playing games, camera is just ok, I liked the phone performance.

Realme 8
VS

Vikramjeet Singh

Posted on : 16th June 2021

Smooth

Except 5G, everything is good. best mobile under 20k

Realme 8
H

Himanshu

Posted on : 15th June 2021

Performance

Value for moneyAnd real me brand means value for money Super amoled screen and fast charging and super battery backup and it can play pubg mobile in 60fps

Phones Below 18000 FAQs

Q. Which are the best phones under 18,000 in India?

As of September 2021, Best phones under 18,000 are: Realme 8i, Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro, Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G.

Q. Which are the latest phones under 18,000 in India?

Latest mobile phones under 18,000 are: TECNO POVA 2, Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G, Realme 8i.

Q. What are some of the popular brand options available under 18,000 ?

Mobile Phones under 18,000 include popular brands such as: Realme 8i, Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro, Xiaomi Redmi Note 10T 5G.

Q. Which chipset has been used in Realme 8i?

Realme 8i uses Mediatek Helio G96 processor.