The year 2018 has been amazing in terms of smartphones. We saw many flagships come and go but the real action in the smartphone market happened in the mid-range smartphone segment where we saw amazing pieces of technologies being launched. In this post, we will sum up the best smartphones that were launched in 2018 just under the Rs. 15,000 price tag. Each of these smartphones has been carefully picked out and we have mentioned the list of features that they offer.
Huawei Honor 8X
Huawei Honor 8X is another great device falling under the budget of 15,000. The device looks and feels quite premium. There is a notch on the front of the device above that 6.5 inch LCD display. The phone uses a HiSilicon Kirin 710 chip along with up to 6GB of RAM which performs decently well.
There’s a dual rear camera setup of 20 MP + 2 MP along with a 16 MP camera sensor at the front for selfies. Under the hood, there is a 3750 mAh battery which provides juice to the device and is non-removable.
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2
If you are someone who keeps a track of all the latest smartphones launching every now and then. Then, the chances are that you already saw this one coming. The Zenfone Max Pro M2 is the successor of its predecessor Max Pro M1 which is also a pretty good device.
The Zenfone Max Pro M2 features a 6.26 inch Full HD Display which does have a Gorilla Glass 3 Protection. Under the hood, the M2 Pro is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chip along with up to 6GB of RAM. There is a dual rear camera setup on the device which comprises of 12 + 5 MP. A 13 MP camera sensor sits on the front of the device. All this is backed up by a 5000 mAh capacity battery which does have the fast charging technology.
Redmi Note 6 Pro
The next device on our list of is the Redmi Note 6 Pro from Xiaomi. The company launched a bunch of new smartphones in India this year and this smartphone, the successor to the amazing Redmi Note 5 Pro comes with a 6.26 inches IPS LCD Display which has vivid colors. Now getting to the performance of the device, there is a Snapdragon 636 chip lying underneath couples up with up to 6GB of RAM. This makes the device’s performance blazing fast.
On the camera sides, the Note 6 Pro comes with a dual 12 MP + 5 MP camera setup at the rear. There is also a dual camera set up on the front which comprises 20 MP + 2 MP. So if you are someone who is looking for a great camera, then you should definitely take a look at it.
RealMe 2 Pro
Continuing with the list, we have the RealMe 2 Pro in the league of Top 5 Best smartphones launched in 2018 Under 15,000 INR. Getting straight into the device’s specification, we have a 6.3 inches Full HD IPS display having a pixel density of 409 ppi. Under the hood, the device is powered by a Snapdragon 660 chip along with up to a whopping 8GB of RAM for the top variant. This combination turns out to be really good for even heavy tasks like gaming.
Following the modern standards, the device features a dual rear camera setup of 16 MP + 2 MP sensors. There is a 13-megapixel camera sensor for selfies. Underneath lies a 3500 mAh non-removable battery.
Nokia 6.1 Plus
The Nokia 6.1 Plus is one of the devices which we cannot resist adding to the list. The device packs a 5.8 inch Full HD display which has great sunlight visibility. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chip along with 4 gigs of RAM.
The device also packs 16 MP + 5 MP Dual Primary Camera sensors along with 16 MP front facing the camera for all your selfies. All this is backed up by a 3060 mAh capacity battery which supports Fast Charging.
Wrapping it up!
These smartphones bring something new to the table in the mid-range segment and some of them have performance that is vastly similar to a flagship with Snapdragon 845 and this is something that gives a lot of hope to us consumers about how the upcoming year will bring many more advancements in smartphone technology.