Looking to buy a new smartphone which is the best phones under 13,000 in India (2018). Here, we are going to talk in or with reference to the best phones under 13000 that are available for buying in India (2018). Today, most of the handset in this kind of price ranges are very refined. They are ordinarily linked in a metal construction. They boast of full HD display, super fast processor, 4GB of RAM, 32GB of inbuilt storage, good cameras at the back along with best selfie cameras, massive batteries, latest and fastest networking capabilities including 4G VoLTE and more.

Top 10 Phones Under 13000 in India

You can also check the best phones under Rs 15k and the top 10 phones under Rs 20,000 if you have a budget of more than 13k. Eventually, we have highlighted our top 2 option in this budget at the beginning of the list. So here are the best smartphones under 13,000.

These are the best phones under 13000 in India (2018)

Ranking Smartphones Price in India Details
1 Oppo RealMe 1 Rs. 8,990 More
2 Asus ZenFone Max Pro (M1) Rs. 10,999 More
3 Redmi Note 5 Rs. 9,999 More
4 Oppo A71s Rs. 9,990 More
5 Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime Rs. 12,990 More
6 Vivo Y53 Rs. 8,990 More
7 Huawei Honor 9 Lite Rs. 10,999 More
8 Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Rs. 8,999 More
9 Moto G5S Rs. 11,950 More
10 Huawei Honor 7X (32GB) Rs. 12,999 More

1. Oppo RealMe 1:

The Oppo RealMe 1 was launched in May 2018, it is available in two color options Diamond Black and Solar Red. The smartphone comes with a-Priced at Rs. 8,990. The device has a 6-inch IPS FHD+ capacitive touchscreen (1080×2160 pixels) display. The handset is powered by a 2GHz Octa-Core, MediaTek Helio P60 SoC processor with 3/4/6GB of RAM and 32/64/128GB internal memory, expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.

Oppo Realme 1

The Oppo Realme 1 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera and 8-megapixel secondary camera sensor. The dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system and sports a 3410mAh Non-removable Li-ion Battery. The connectivity options include are 4G LTE, 3G, GPS, Micro-USB, FM Radio, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 5GHz.

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 6.0 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels
Processor 2GHz Octa-Core, MediaTek Helio P60 SoC
RAM 3/4/6 GB
Storage 32/64/128 GB
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo
Rear Camera 13 MP
Front Camera 8 MP
Battery 3410 mAh, Non-removable Li-Po
Fingerprint Yes
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

2. Asus ZenFone Max Pro:

Asus ZenFone Max Pro (M1) smartphone price in India starts from Rs. 10,999. The smartphone comes with a 5.99-inch Full HD+ touchscreen (1080×2160 pixels) display. The handset is powered by a 1.8GHz Octa-core processor with 3/4GB of RAM and 32/64GB inbuilt space, expanded up to 2TB via microSD card.

Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1The Max Pro M1 packs a dual camera setup at the back with a 16+5-megapixel camera. On the front, there is a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The Dual-SIM device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo OS and battery capacity is 5000mAh Li-Po. The connectivity options include are 4G VoLTE, 3G, Bluetooth v4.2, USB OTG, Micro-USB, Wi-Fi.

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 5.99 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels
Processor 1.8 GHz Octa-core
RAM 3/4 GB
Storage 32/64 GB
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo
Rear Camera 13 MP + 5 MP
Front Camera 8 MP
Battery 5000 mAh, Non-removable Li-Po
Fingerprint Yes
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

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3. Redmi Note 5:

Redmi Note 5 smartphone was launched in 2018 with 5.99-inch Full-HD+ touchscreen (1080×2160 pixels) display. The handset is been powered by 2.0GHz Octa-core processor with 3/4GB Of RAM and 32/64GB internal space, expandable up to 128GB by using microSD card.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5The dual-SIM smartphone runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat operating System and embedded with 4000mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery, which can keep the device up and be running for a fair period of time. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 packs a 12-megapixel primary camera coupled with 5-megapixel selfie camera sensor. On the connectivity option in the mobile is included 4G VoLTE, 3G, Micro USB, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi.

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 5.99-inch Full-HD+
Processor 2.0GHz Octa-core processor
RAM 3/4GB
Storage 32/64GB
Operating System 7.1.2 Nougat
Rear Camera 12MP with LED flash
Front Camera 5MP
Battery 4000 mAh, Non-removable Li-Po
Fingerprint Yes
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

4. Oppo A71s:

The Oppo company will reportedly launch a new phone. the Oppo A71s price at Rs 9,990 in India. The smartphone will feature almost the same specs as the Oppo A71 (2018), which was recently launched in India. The launch details of the smartphone are not known yet, however, it is expected to come in Black and Gold color models.

Oppo A71s

The Oppo A71s phone feature a metal unibody design and feature a 5.2-inch HD IPS capacitive touchscreen display with 1280 pixels by 720 pixels resolution. The Oppo A71s phone powered by a 1.5 GHz Octa-core processor and 3GB RAM with 32GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The Oppo A71s run on Android 7.1 (Nougat).

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 5.2-inch HD IPS capacitive touchscreen
Processor 1.5 GHz Octa-core
RAM 3GB
Storage 32GB (expandable – 32GB)
Operating System Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Rear Camera 13MP with LED flash
Front Camera 5MP
Battery 3000 mAh, Non-removable Li-Po
Fingerprint No
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

5. Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime:

The Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime was launched in January 2018 and the smartphone runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) with a device is available in two color options Gold, Black The phone built-in fingerprint sensor as the primary security feature, along with the host of connectivity options in terms of 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth and USB capabilities.

Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime

The Galaxy On7 Prime is powered by Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 Processor with a 3 GB of RAM. The phone runs smoothly even the most memory intensive applications and still shows no signs of lag. The device is available with 16/32 GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 5.5-inch PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen
Processor Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
RAM 3GB
Storage 16/32GB (expandable – 128GB)
Operating System Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Rear Camera 13MP with LED flash
Front Camera 8MP
Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh
Fingerprint front-mounted
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

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6. Vivo Y53:

The Vivo Y53 phone is powered by Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 processor and it comes with 2GB of RAM. The device packs 16GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. The Vivo Y53 phone packs an 8 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, LED flash primary camera on the rear and a 5 MP front shooter for selfies camera.

Vivo Y53 smartphone

The Vivo Y53 phone runs Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 2500 mAh. The Vivo Y53 is a dual SIM phone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. The device connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS), Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G, and 4G. The phone includes Compass Magnetometer, Accelerometer, proximity.

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 5.0-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Processor Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
RAM 2GB
Storage 16GB (expandable – 128GB)
Operating System Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Rear Camera 16MP with LED flash
Front Camera 5MP
Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 2500 mAh
Fingerprint No
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

7. Huawei Honor 9 Lite:

The Huawei Honor 9 Lite runs Android 8.0 (Oreo) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery and phone comes with a 5.65-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2160 pixels.

Huawei Honor 9 Lite

The Huawei Honor 9 Lite is powered by Octa-core (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) processor and it comes with 3/4GB of RAM. The device packs 32/64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The device packs a Dual: 13 MP + 2 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash primary camera on the rear and a Dual 13 MP + 2 MP front shooter for selfies.

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 5.56-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Processor Octa-core (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
RAM 3/4GB
Storage 32/64GB (expandable – 256GB)
Operating System Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Rear Camera 13+2MP with LED flash
Front Camera 13+2
Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh
Fingerprint front-mounted
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

8. Xiaomi Redmi Y1:

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is powered by Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and it comes with 3/4GB of RAM. The device packs 32/64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 packs a 13 MP, f/2.2, phase detection autofocus, LED flash primary camera on the rear and a 16 MP front shooter for selfies.

Xiaomi Redmi Y1

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 runs Android 7.1.2 (Nougat) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 3080 mAh battery. The Redmi Y1 is a dual SIM phone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, GPS, Bluetooth, Infrared, USB OTG, FM, 3G, and 4G. The smartphone includes Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 5.5-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Processor Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
RAM 3/4GB
Storage 32/64GB (expandable – 256GB)
Operating System Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Rear Camera 13MP with LED flash
Front Camera 16MP
Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3080 mAh
Fingerprint front-mounted
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

9. Moto G5S

Motorola Moto G5S, one of the best camera phones under 13,000, was launched in India (August 2017). In the camera department, there is a 16 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash primary rear camera along with a 5 MP front selfie camera. The Motorola Moto G5S, there is a 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display, that has a pixel density of 441 PPI and a resolution of 1920 pixels by 1080 pixels. Under the hood, the Moto G5S is powered by an Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 chipset and Adreno 505 GPU processor.

Moto G5S

The Moto G5S comes with a 3GB RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage, which is competent for quick multitasking and storing many multimedia files. Also, you can extend the storage up to 128GB by adding a MicroSD card. The Moto G5S is a Dual SIM smartphone and it runs on Android Android 7.1 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo) Operating system out of the box.

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The device connectivity department, it includes 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth LE and GPS (Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS).

Key Specifications of Moto G5S
Display 5.2-inch Full HD
Processor Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
RAM 3GB
Storage 32GB (expandable – 128GB)
Operating System Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Rear Camera 16MP with LED flash
Front Camera 5MP
Battery Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Fingerprint front-mounted
Connectivity 4G VoLTE

10. Huawei Honor 7X (32GB)

Honor 7X phone was launched in Oct 2017. The device comes with a 5.93-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2160 pixels. Honor 7X price in India starts from Rs. 12,999. The Honor 7X is powered by Octa-core (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM.

The smartphone packs 32GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The Huawei Honor 7X smartphone packs a Dual 16 MP + 2 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash primary camera on the rear and an 8 MP front shooter for selfies.

Honor 7X

The device runs Android 7.0 (Nougat) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 3340 mAh battery. It measures 156.50 x 75.30 x 7.60 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 165.00 grams. The Huawei Honor 7X is a dual SIM phone that accepts Nano-SIM + Nano-SIM. The handset connectivity options include Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot), GPS (Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS), Bluetooth, USB OTG (micro USB 2.0), 3G and 4G with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India. Sensors on the smartphone include Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass.

Key Specifications of Huawei Honor 7X (32GB)
Display 5.93-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Processor Octa-core (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
RAM 3
Storage 32GB (expandable – 256GB)
Operating System Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Rear Camera 16 MP + 2 MP with LED flash
Front Camera 8 MP
Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3340 mAh battery
Fingerprint rear-mounted
Connectivity 4G VoLTE