8 best smartphones under Rs 8,000

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The competition in the budget segment is extremely stiff with every single player launching handsets with incredible specifications.

A look at the best smartphones under Rs 8,000.

Nowadays, you don’t need to break the bank when it comes to purchasing smartphones as no matter the budget you have there is always a smartphone for you. Budget smartphones are one of the most popular segments in our country and these handsets, although coming in similar shapes and sizes; there are a lot of options to choose from. These budget models; however do come with slight specification differences and all of the big-name players are actively launching products that are targeted t this segment. Here in this list, we give you eight of the best smartphones under Rs 8,000 that have some of the best possible specifications available.

Xiaomi Redmi 8A

Fan-favourite Xiaomi is extremely active in this segment and the Redmi 8A is a testament to their ongoing efforts. The handset comes with a 12MP shooter on the rear and an 8MP sensor up front. The handset comes in two variants, a 2GB version and a 3GB option and is powered by a Snapdragon 439 chipset. Priced at Rs 6,499, this is one of the best smartphones in this category.

Samsung Galaxy M10s

The latest edition of the Galaxy M10s comes from the house of Samsung and with it, you can be rest assured that you will get a quality experience like no other. It comes with a dual-camera setup on the rear which features a 13MP + 5MP configuration and an 8MP front-facing camera. The Galaxy M10s comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB storage and is powered by an octa-core Exynos 7884B processor. This device is available to purchase for Rs 7,999 and comes with a 4000mAh battery.

Realme 3i

This is one of the best handsets on the list and its contribution has helped Realme grow to where they are today. The handset is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 SoC with 3GB of RAM and sports a 6.22-inch waterdrop notched display. On the rear, there is a 13MP + 2MP dual-camera setup and a 13MP front-facing camera. It is priced at Rs 7,637.

Infinix Hot 8

When it comes to the battery, the Infinix Hot 8 features one of the biggest on the list. Infinix believes in the no-compromise mantra and has fitted a massive 5000mAh battery here. As far as other specs go, this handset is no slouch and it features a 4GB RAM and a 2GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 chipset. Rear cameras comprise of a 13MP + 2MP configuration while on the front there is an 8MP sensor. This handset is priced extremely competitively at Rs 6,999.

Tecno Spark 4 Air

This handset checks all the right boxes when it comes to design as it has a nearly-bezel-less 6.1-inch HD+ display. It comes with a quad-core MediaTek Helio A22 processor with 3GB of RAM. There are a 13MP + 0.3 rear camera configuration and a 5MP front-facing camera. Battery capacity is decent at 3000mAh. This handset is priced at Rs 7,500.

Realme C2

Replacing the Realme C1, the 3GB + 32GB version is priced at Rs 7,999. The handset features a 6.1-inch waterdrop notched display with an HD+ resolution. On the rear, there is a 13MP + 2MP camera configuration and a 5MP camera in the front. Powered by a MediaTek Helio P22 SoC, this is one of the better performing handsets in this price bracket.

ASUS Zenfone Max M2

This handset replaces the ZenFone Max M1 and it has a host of improvements over its predecessor. The handset features a Snapdragon 632 SoC along with 3GB of RAM. The handset is kept alive by a 4000mAh battery and it has a 6.26-inch HD+ display. Cameras here comprise of a 13MP + 2MP setup at the back and an 8MP shooter upfront. The ASUS Zenfone Max M2 is priced at Rs 7,999.

Moto E6s

Over the last couple of years, Motorola has been enhancing its budget options and this handset is a testament to that. When it comes to specs, the MotoE6s features a 6.1-inch FHD+ display, octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 chipset and a 3000mAh battery. Cameras here are a 13MP + 2MP sensor on the rear and an 8MP sensor on the front. The Moto E6s is priced at Rs 7,999.