Are you planning to buy a smartphone and also want to support products that are made in India, then here is the list of best phones under ₹10,000 that you should buy.
- Panasonic Eluga Ray 810
- LG W30
- Nokia 4.2
- Panasonic Eluga Ray 610
- Nokia 3.2
- Nokia 2.2
All these phones are made in India and one thing to keep in mind is that you won’t get a great performance like on a Chinese phone but buying it will support our country during these tough times.
Without any further ado, let’s start.
Panasonic eulga ray 810 is powered by MediaTek helio P22 which is a 64-bit processor and has 8 cores with 2.0 GHz clock speed. It is a 12nm technology processor which makes it battery efficient. And for Graphics it comes with Power VR GE8320 with max 650MHz frequency.
The only drawback of P22 is that it doesn’t support HD display but you can record 1080p video. Resolution of this device is 720 x 1500 pixels
In the box, you will get a 5V 2A Type C charger, protective case, screen guard, and earphone. The earphone is of basic quality because it is a budget smartphone. Eluga ray 810 comes with android 9 (Pie) and fingerprint scanner.Must Read – Best Smartphones Made In India Under 20,000
It also comes with a 4000 mah battery which will easily give you the backup of 2 days under normal usage.
In the box, you only get a standard 5V 2A charger and a micro USB cable. That’s it. As for build quality, the phone is made of polycarbonate plastic which looks great, comes in beautiful colors, and is light in weight. Button’s quality is good. It has a dual sim hybrid tray and comes with a lightning-fast fingerprint scanner.
W30 is powered by Helio P22 and has a resolution of 1500 x 720 pixels in a 19:9 aspect ratio (86% body to screen ratio). It comes with android 9 and UI looks similar to Google Pixel. You can change the notch i.e change its design or disable it. The battery backup is also great and can last 2 days.
The main highlight is the triple rear camera, one 12MP for low light, the next one is 13 MP for wide-angle and 2 MP is a depth sensor. The quality of the image is great considering the price. You can check the camera sample below.
Nokia 4.2 was launched in May 2019 and has the smallest screen size in this list i.e 5.7 inches. It is made of polycarbonate plastic but feels very comfortable in hands. The difference between the back and fingerprint is almost nonexistent which makes it difficult to find the scanner.
Another cool feature is the power button lights up which looks great and gives a premium feel. It lights up whenever you receive a call or notification and it looks fantastic. There is also a third button that opens google’s assistant.
Nokia 4.2 comes with Snapdragon 439 which is a 12nm technology octa-core processor that can be clocked up to 2.0 GHz. For GPU you get Adreno 505 which can play PUBG but it will lag, you can increase the fps by installing any gfx tool from play store and reducing the resolution.
It is the younger brother of Eluga Ray 810. The only difference is in-camera specs and the screen guard is also not present. In the box, you will get a protective cover, 5V 2A charger with a USB cable and earphone with decent bass. Eluga ray 610 support 2 sims and a memory card.
It comes with android pie but you will also get an upgrade to android 10. It comes with 2 sim slots and a memory slot, but it doesn’t support dual 4G support. Fingerprint scanner slow which can be improved by a firmware update.
The device quality is premium and it only cost 6000.
Nokia 3.2 features a curve Candybar design. It has a glossy plastic back which kinda gives a cheap look. But it is a Nokia phone so it will be durable. It has unknown 2.5d curved glass and a tiny U shaped notch. On the left side, you will get a dedicated key that will launch google assistant and you cannot reprogram it to open your favorite app.
It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 chipset. Snapdragon 429 is a 12nm technology processor and is a 64-bit quad-core clocked at 1.95 GHz. For graphics, it has Adreno 504 and is an entry-level chipset
It comes in 2 variants i.e 2 + 16 GB and another 3 + 32 GB. It won’t support heavy games like asphalt 9 but you won’t face any slow down in the day to day activities. Nokia 3.2 is perfect for a normal user. The rear camera is 13 MP single shooter with flash and 5 MP front camera. The camera quality is poor.
This the cheapest Android one device. In android one, you get less bloatware app and two years of version upgrades and 3 years of security updates. It also has two variant one with 2 + 16GB and another with 3 + 32GB.
Nokia 2.2 is made of steel. Steel is better than metal and conducts heat more easily which makes the phone cooler and more power-efficient. It has Helio A22 which is a 64-bit 12nm processor. A22 is a quad-core processor clocked at 2.0 GHz.
You cannot play heavy games like PUBG because it is an entry-level smartphone but it can handle day to day basic multitasking.
It has a 3000 mAh battery and has removal back. Nokia 2.2 has proximity, accelerometer, and light sensors. This is for the new users who are tight on budget and want a long-lasting phone.