Looking to buy a new smartphone which is the best mobile phones under 17,000 in India (2018). Here, we are going to talk in or with reference to the best smartphones under 17000 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, 64GB 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.

Best Mobile Phones under 17000 in India

You can also check the best phones under Rs 16,000 and the top 10 phones under Rs 15,000 if you have a budget more than 17k. Eventually, we have highlighted our top 2 option in this budget at the beginning of the list. So here are the best smartphones under 17,000.

Ranking Smartphone Price
1 Moto G5s Plus Rs.14,999
2 Samsung Galaxy On Max Rs.13,900
3 Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Rs.13,999
4 Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) Rs.14,490
5 Sony Xperia XA Rs.12,489
6 Vivo V5 Rs.14,247
7 Gionee S10 Lite Rs.15,999
8 Oppo F5 Youth Rs.16,990
9 Xiaomi Mi A1 Rs.13,999
10 Lenovo K8 Note Rs.11,999

1. Moto G5s Plus:

Moto G5S Plus was launched in Aug 2017. The smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. Moto G5S Plus price in India starts at Rs. 14,999. The Moto G5S Plus runs Android 7.1 (Nougat), planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery.

Moto G5S Plus

The Moto G5S Plus is powered by Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and it comes with 3/4GB of RAM. The handset packs 32/64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The Moto G5S Plus packs a Dual 13 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash primary camera on the rear and an 8 MP front shooter for selfies.

Features
Performance 2.0 GHz Octa-core
OS Android 7.1 Nougat, planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Display 5.5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
Storage 64 GB, microSD up to 128GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera 13 MP + 13 MP, 8 MP Front Camera
Battery 3000mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (front-mounted), Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
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2. Samsung Galaxy On Max:

The Samsung Galaxy On Max runs Android 7.0 (Nougat) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery. The smartphone is powered by Octa-core 2.4 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The device packs 32GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. The Galaxy On Max packs a 13 MP, autofocus, LED flash primary camera on the rear and a 13 MP front shooter for selfies.

Samsung Galaxy On Max

The Samsung Galaxy On Max is a dual SIM phone that accepts Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM. The handset connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS), Bluetooth, 3G, and 4G. The device includes the Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.

Features
Performance Octa-core 2.4 GHz
OS Android 7.0 Nougat
Display 5.7 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
Storage 32 GB, microSD up to 256 GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera 13 MP, 13 MP Front Camera
Battery 3300mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.
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3. Xiaomi Mi Max 2:

The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is powered by Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The smartphone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 32/64/128GB via a microSD card. The Mi Max 2 packs a 12 MP, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash primary camera on the rear and a 5 MP front shooter for selfies.

Xiaomi Mi Max 2

The Xiaomi Mi Max 2 phone runs Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 5300 mAh battery. The Mi Max 2 is a dual SIM phone that accepts Micro-SIM and Nano-SIM. The device connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot, GPS (with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS), Bluetooth, Infrared, FM, 3G, and 4G. The smartphone includes the Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.

Features
Performance 2.0 GHz Octa-core
OS Android v7.1.1 Nougat
Display 6.44 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
Storage 32/64 GB, microSD up to 128GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera 12 MP, 5 MP Front Camera
Battery 5300mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Infrared sensor, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
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4. Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016):

The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) phone is powered by Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and it comes with 2GB of RAM. The phone packs 16GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. The Galaxy A5 (2016) packs a 13 MP, OIS, autofocus, LED flash primary camera on the rear and a 5 MP front shooter for selfies.

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) runs Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh battery. The Galaxy A5 (2016) is a dual SIM phone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. The device connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS), Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, FM, 3G, and 4G.

Features
Performance Octa-core 1.6 GHz
OS Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Display 5.2 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
Storage 16 GB, microSD up to 128GB
RAM 2 GB
Camera 13 MP, 5 MP Front Camera
Battery 2900mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
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5. Sony Xperia XA:

The Sony Xperia XA is powered by Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.0 GHz Cortex-A53) processor and it comes with 2GB of RAM. The device packs 16GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The Xperia XA packs a 13 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash primary camera on the rear and an 8 MP front shooter for selfies.

Sony Xperia XA

The Xperia XA runs Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) and is powered by a Non-removable Li-Ion 2300 mAh battery. The Sony Xperia XA is a single SIM phone that accepts a Nano-SIM. The device connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot, GPS (Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS), Bluetooth, NFC, FM, 3G, and 4G.

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Features
Performance Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Display 5.0 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels
Storage 16 GB, microSD up to 256GB
RAM 2 GB
Camera 13 MP, 8 MP Front Camera
Battery 2300mAh
Fingerprint sensor No
Other Sensor Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass
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6. Vivo V5:

Vivo V5 smartphone was launched in November 2016. The smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixel. The handset price in India starts from Rs. 14,247. The handset is powered by a 1.5 GHz Octa-core processor along with 4GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB using microSD card. The smartphone packs a 13MP primary camera on the rear and a 20MP front shooter for selfies.

Vivo V5

The dual SIM mobile runs Android 6.0.1 and is powered by a 3000mAh non-removable battery. Connectivity front, it offers 4G VoLTE, 3G, Bluetooth v4.0, USB OTG, micro USB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n options. Other features of the smartphone include Fingerprint (front-mounted), Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, E-compass, Ambient Light Sensor.

Features
Performance 1.5 GHz Octa-core processor
OS Android 6.0.1
Display 5.5 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels
Storage 32 GB, microSD up to 256GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera 13 MP, 20 MP Front Camera
Battery 3000mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (front-mounted), Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, E-compass, Ambient Light Sensor
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7. Gionee S10 Lite:

The Gionee S10 Lite is a powerful smartphone with all the necessary features on offer. The price of the smartphone in India is Rs. 15, 999. This phone is available in 32 GB storage variants. The handset is available in Gold, Black colors across India. The S10 Lite 5.2-inch HD IPS touchscreen (720×1280 pixels) display. The device powered by 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 427 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM.

Gionee S10 Lite mobile

The phone packs 32GB of internal space that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. It packs a 13-megapixel primary camera along with the 16-megapixel secondary camera. The dual-SIM smartphone runs Android 7.1 Nougat OS and is powered by a 3100mAh non-removable battery. The connectivity options included are 4G VoLTE, 3G, Bluetooth v4.1, micro USB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n options.Other Features of the smartphone Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass.

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Features
Performance 1.4 GHz Quad core
OS Android 7.1 Nougat
Display 5.2 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels
Storage 32GB, microSD up to 256 GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera 13 MP, 16 MP Front Camera
Battery 3100mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
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8. Oppo F5 Youth:

The Oppo F5 Youth is a smart choice for those who love photography. Moreover, the smartphone is loaded with some amazing features, which takes your device user experience to the next level. The device comes with a 6-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2160 pixels. It is powered by a 2.5GHz Octa-core processor with 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal space, expandable memory up to 256GB via microSD card.

Oppo F5 Youth

The dual-SIM smartphone runs on Android 7.1 Nougat OS and houses by a 3200mAh Non-removable Li-ion Battery. The connectivity options is 4G VoLTE, 3G, Bluetooth v4.2, OTG, microUSB v2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n. Oppo F5 Youth is available in Gold, Rose Gold colors variant.

Features
Performance 2.5GHz Octa-core processor
OS Android 7.1 Nougat
Display 6.0 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels
Storage 32GB, microSD up to 256GB
RAM 3 GB
Camera 13 MP + 16 MP, 8 MP Front Camera
Battery 3200mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass
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9. Xiaomi Mi A1:

Xiaomi Mi A1 phone was launched in September 2017 and is available in Black, Rose Gold colors variant in India. The device comes with a 5.5-inch capacitive touchscreen with a Full HD IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. The handset price in India starts from Rs. 13,999. The phone is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM.

Xiaomi Mi A1

The Mi A1 sports 64GB of internal space that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. It packs a 12-megapixel Dual primary camera coupled with the 5-megapixel front camera. On the connectivity front, it offers 4G VoLTE, 3G, USB OTG, Bluetooth v4.2, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac options. Other features on the handset include Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, E-compass, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Hall Sensor.

Features
Performance 2.0 GHz Octa-core
OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Display 5.5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
Storage 64 GB, microSD up to 128GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera 12 + 12 MP, 5 MP Front Camera
Battery 3080mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, E-compass, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Hall Sensor
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10. Lenovo K8 Note:

Lenovo has launched the latest smartphone in its Note series named K8 Note. The smartphone was launched in August 2017 and comes with 5.5-inch Full-HD IPS capacitive 1080×1920 pixels touchscreen display. The smartphone is available in Venom Black, Fine Gold colors variant in India.

Lenovo K8 Note

The device is powered by 1.4GHz MediaTek Helio X23 processor and it comes with 3/4GB of RAM internal storage, expandable up to 128GB using MicroSD card. The dual SIM mobile runs on the Android 7.1.1 Nougat Operating System and sports a 4000mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery. The Lenovo K8 Note Dual 13+5-megapixel rear camera coupled with a 13-megapixel secondary camera. On the connectivity front, it offers 4G VoLTE, 3G, MicroUSB 2.0, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac options.

Features
Performance 2.3 GHz Deca-core
OS Android 7.1.1 Nougat, planned upgrade to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Display 5.5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels
Storage 32/64 GB, microSD up to 128GB
RAM 3/4 GB
Camera  13 MP + 5 MP, 13 MP Front Camera
Battery 4000mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, e-compass, Gyroscope, Proximity Sensor
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