The Indian smartphone market is stuffed with a huge number of phones in every price bracket and the major contributors are the Chinese players.
The trend has been shifting towards these newly arrived vendors for their better value for money products.
And the smartphone manufacturers are also targeting the budget as well as mid-range segment as they witness the highest customer flow.
But What Are The Top 10 Best Selling Smartphones in India ?Here is the answer – the list of hottest selling smartphones in India.
1 Moto G4 Plus Smartphone
Trust me, it is quite impossible to find a better phone in the budget segment than the Moto G4 Plus.
It brings a perfect combination of hardware, software, brand credibility and after sales support and that’s the reason it is one of the top selling phones in the country.
The best part about Motorola phones is how quickly they receive the Android updates. The Moto G4 Plus has already been updated to the latest Android 7.0 Nougat late last year, Making Motorola one of the first companies to release the update. Not only software, the phone is rich in terms of hardware too.
Moto G4 Plus comes with a 5.5-inch FHD display that is probably the best in its price segment and is covered with Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 617 processor and has 3GB of RAM.
There is a high-quality 16MP camera on the back, while a 5MP unit sits on the front. The battery capacity of the phone is 3000mAh and it supports turbo Charging. After the recent price cut, it is available on amazon for ₹13,999.
2 Lenovo Vibe K5 Smartphone
The Chinese PC maker has also taken the smartphone industry by storm with their feature-packed smartphones and affordable pricing.
Despite owning Motorola brand, Lenovo also makes its smartphones under the Vibe series, which is without a doubt a very successful series at least in the country.
Talking about the Lenovo Vibe K5, the phone is way ahead of its competition in the price range. While most of the phones, even from many of the Chinese brands, priced close to this device are stuck with Snapdragon 4xx series processor,
Besides the hefty processor, the phone has a 5-inch HD display, 2GB RAM, 16 GB internal storage that is further expandable and a battery size of 2750mAh.
Running on Android 5.1, the Vibe K5 supports 4G connectivity on both SIMs and VoLTE for Jio users. A 13MP camera sensor sits on the back, while a 5MP one is on the front for taking selfies.
3 Nubia Z11 Mini Smartphone
The device is known for packing cutting-edge technology in a compact form-factor and making it available for a competitive price point.
The Nubia Z11 Mini looks stunning with its all-metal and minimalistic design. Bearing a 5-inch display, the phone is compact enough to held and used with one hand.
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On the inside, the Z11 Mini comes loaded with an octa-core Snapdragon 617 processor and is coupled with 3GB of RAM.
The front of the device is dominated by a beautiful 5-inch 1080p display with a bunch of sensors on top and navigation keys below.
The 16MP camera on the back is a Sony IMX298 sensor producing some great shots and its 2800 mAh battery keeps everything running for long.
4 OnePlus 3T
Without a doubt, OnePlus 3T is the best mid-range phone currently available in the world.
Its solid construction and added features to the stock Android UI makes it the first choice of all searching for the best phone in this range.
Launched a couple of months back, the phone packs in the best of the tech industry and remains to be unbeatable for what it offers.
That it costs half that of other flagships at ₹29,999, makes it a much better deal.
To detail it out, the OnePlus 3T has the best in class Snapdragon 821 processor along with a mammoth sized 6GB RAM.
There is a 5.5-inch FHD AMOLED display and a fingerprint scanner on the front. Its 3400mAh battery supports Dash Charge tech that is known to offer the best performance in the industry.
5 Samsung On7 Pro
Going down to the budget of below ₹10,000, the competition here is fierce and is mainly dominated by the Chinese players.
Samsung, on the other hand, has still maintained its brand value and there still are many customers who prefer a Samsung phone over any other company.
The company too made sure to face the competition with some of the best devices from its stable. Samsung On7 Pro was launched during mid-2016 and has been a quite popular phone since then.
Its 2GB RAM and Snapdragon 410 processor handle all the tasks thrown at the device with ease. While its 3000mAh battery provides enough juice to keep it running.
For its price of ₹9,990, the Samsung On7 Pro has a 5.5-inch 720p TFT display on the front and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS.
There is a 13MP camera on the back along with a single-LED flash and a 5MP sensor on the front.
6 Samsung On5 Pro
Similar to the On7 Pro, this device is quite popular among the people wanting a good value for money device without having to leave the side of an acclaimed brand.
Coming to the features of the phone, it has a 5-inch 720p display, which, being smaller than the On7 Pro, is much sharper.
The phone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and has support for 4G connectivity on both the slots.
The back of the device has a nice textured leather-like finish that adds to your grip and gives a good feel as well.
The On5 Pro is powered by a 1.3GHz Exynos processor and has 2GB of RAM. The combination is great for handling your day-to-day tasks and some light gaming.
The battery capacity of the phone is 2600mAh. The phone also comes with the proprietary S-Bike mode that keeps you from unwanted calls for having a safer ride.
7 Coolpad Note 5
Coolpad is another Chinese smartphone manufacturer trying to make a dent in the smartphone market in India. Thanks to its strategy of pricing its phones competitively, the phones by Coolpad have gathered a great fan following. The Coolpad Note 5 is in line with this strategy and it sports an affordable price tag with a good set of features.
The front is covered with a 5.5-inch FHD display with the three Android navigation keys below it. Above the display are the earpiece, 8MP selfie camera along with a flash and a few sensors.
Under the hood, the phone runs on Snapdragon 617 processor and has a RAM capacity of 4GB. The 13MP camera on the back has a fingerprint scanner below it.
The Note 5 comes with a humongous battery size of 4010mAh. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Cool UI 8.0 running on top.
8 Moto G4 Play
The OS in the Moto G4 Play is very close to stock Android and there are no useless features and options added that might confuse the user.
Its compact size with a 5-inch 720p display makes it very easy to operate and your thumb will easily reach all the corners of the display.
The back of the phone has a nice rubberised finish increases the grip of the phone for single-handed usage. And it does have that iconic Moto dimple on the back.
The Moto G4 Play is fairly powerful with its Snapdragon 410 processor and 2GB of RAM. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and will soon be updated to Android 7.0 Nougat.
9 Coolpad Mega 2.5D
Another phone from Coolpad being included in this list shows how cool the company actually is.
The Mega 2.5D has got its name because of the most prominent feature it has- the display.
This phone has a large 5.5-inch IPS 2.5D display, which isn’t a common sight in a device priced at ₹6,999.
People who prefer bigger phones but are on a tight budget would like this phone.
It looks simple yet sophisticated and gives a premium feel to the user. Talking about the camera, the phone has an 8MP sensor, both on the front and the back.
- Despite its quite reasonable pricing, the company didn’t make any compromises while stuffing in the features.
- Runs on a quad-core MediaTek processor along with 3GB of RAM.
- Supports 4G on both the slots and has a battery of 2500mAh.
- It wouldn’t be easy for you to find a batter specced phone in this price range.
10 Apple iPhone 5s
Do I even need to introduce the brand to you? I think not! Apple is known world over for its quality product generally bearing a premium price tag.
But with the launch of a new model each year, the previous generation receives a hefty price cut, which made the iPhone 5s one of the most popular phones in India.
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It has been several years since the iPhone 5s was first introduced, but the device’s sales skyrocketed in the past couple of years.
As mentioned above, the reason was the price drops it received after the new phones came into being each year. The iPhone 5s is now available for just ₹17,999 making it the cheapest iPhone available in the market.
The iPhone 5s is perfect for those who want to have a super-compact phone or have really small hands that could easily fit the phone’s 4-inch display.
The camera quality and performance of iPhones have always been unrivalled and this device is no exception.