The Smartphone market is dynamic as ever. With One Plus taking over the market, and Apple slowly losing its stand, the market has reached a competitive level and is a levelled playing field for all players.
Companies apart from Apple and One Plus have tapped on the larger price sensitive customers. They focus on providing reasonable features at competitive prices for them. Some of the best upcoming phones under Rs.15000 are as follows:
1) Xiaomi Mi 8 Youth:
The phone is expected to be launched on 21st February 2019. The expected price for this phone is Rs.14890. It is a v8.1 Android version (Oreo). It has 4 GB ram and 64 GB storage. It has a 12 MP Rear Camera and a 24 MP Front Camera. This 6.26 inch display phone also comes with a 3350 mAh battery. Customers looking for a phone with a camera quality can choose this particular phone. The battery is estimated to last for approximately a day and a half.The first look for this phone came in a confident pink that appropriately suits the name of the phone. The case has a glass finish.
2) Nokia 3310 4G:
Nokia has now been added to the vintage list of phones. There seems to be a surprise in store waiting for us. Nokia is all set to release a new phone on 6thMarch 2019. The phone is not that of touch screen. The demand for these phones amongst the senior citizen customers is high. It comes at a price of Rs. 3,999. It has an easy user interface, preferred by senior citizens. It has a 256 MB ram. This is a basic model for a phone, but falls into the range of the most reasonable yet vintage phone.
3) Xiaomi Redmi Note 6:
Redmi Note 5 Pro proved to be one of the best sellers in 2018. Its priced at Rs.11990. The next in line, Note 6 is expected to be a notch better in ways of looks. Redmi phones have a UI and look very similar to apple phones. It is an android Oreo version (v8.0). The phone has a 1.8 Ghz Octa Core processor. The phone is expected to release on the 8th of January 2019. The phone has a 3 GB ram and 32 GB storage. It has 6.26 inch screen and has a 1080 x 2160 pixel resolution.
4) Xiaomi Mi Play:
This model of Xiaomi is set to release on 7th February 2019. The phone looks very similar to the iPhone X in shape, size and overall appearance. It has an 8 MP front camera and 12 MP rear camera. The phones features are reasonably good for the rate at which it is priced. This phone is best for its battery life. It is best suited for long working hours or travelling.
5) Honor 10 Lite:
The phone is set to release on 13th February 2019. This phone would be the first on this list to have the v9.0 Android version (Pie). It comes with a 4 GB ram and 64 GB memory. It has a 6.21 inch screen display and has a 13 MP rear camera and a 24 MP front camera. This phone is priced at Rs. 14390. This phone follows an overall appearance which is very similar to Redmi and iPhone. It has a reasonably good UI and configuration. The battery is also good enough to last a day. The phone focuses on looks and has a good mirror finish.
These phones are estimated to take over a larger market of price sensitive customers when compared to iPhone or One Plus which focuses on its niche customers. With the popularity for these brands and companies also growing, the guarantee and brand image of these phones have also gone up in the past few years, making it a safe bet buying option.