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 Realme 1 Rs. 8,990
2 Samsung Galaxy On Max Rs.13,900
3 Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Rs.13,999
4 Huawei Honor 9i Rs.17,999
5 Sony Xperia XA Rs.12,489
6 Vivo V5 Rs.14,247
7 Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 Rs.10,999
8 Oppo F5 Youth Rs.16,990
9 Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Rs.14,999
10 Samsung Galaxy J6 Rs.13,990

1.Realme 1:

Realme 1 phone was launched in May 2018. The handset comes with a 6.00-inch IPS FHD+ capacitive touchscreen (1080×2160 pixels) display. The device is a 2GHz Octa-core processor with 3/6GB of RAM along with 32/128GB inbuilt memory, expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.

Realme 1

 

The Realme 1 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera and 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies. The dual SIM mobile runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system and 3410mAh Non-removable Li-ion Battery. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G, and 4G. Top sensors on the device include a Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, and Ambient light sensor.

Features
Performance 2GHz Octa-Core
OS Android 8.1 Oreo
Display 6.0 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels
Storage 32/128 GB, microSD up to 256GB
RAM 3/6 GB
Camera 13 MP, 8 MP Front Camera
Battery 3410mAh
Fingerprint sensor No
Other Sensor Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Ambient light sensor
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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. Huawei Honor 9i:

Huawei Honor 9i was launched in October 2017, the phone is available in three color options Prestige Gold, Aurora Blue, Graphite Black. The handset comes with a 6.0-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2160 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 2.36GHz or 1.7GHz Octa-core processor with 4GB of RAM along with 64GB internal space, expandable up to 128GB by using microSD card.

huawei honor 9i

 

The Huawei Honor 9i has a fingerprint sensor as the primary security feature, along with 3340mAh Non-removable Li-ion Battery. On the connectivity front, it offers 4G VoLTE, 3G, OTG, Bluetooth v4.2, micro USB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n options. The Honor 9i packs a 16+2-megapixel Dual rear camera coupled with 13+2-megapixel Dual selfie shutter.

Features
Performance 1.7GHz Octa-core processor
OS Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Display 5.9 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels
Storage 64 GB, microSD up to 128GB
RAM 4 GB
Camera 16 MP + 2 MP, 13 MP + 2 MP Front Camera
Battery 3340mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint Sensor, Digital Compass, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Status Indicator, Sar Sensor
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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. Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1:

The latest Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 mobile was launched in April 2018. The handset has a 5.99-inch Full HD+ touchscreen (1080×2160 pixels) display. The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs. 10,999. The phone is powered by a 1.8GHz Octa-core processor with 3/4GB of RAM and 32/64GB inbuilt memory, expanded up to 2TB via microSD card. The ZenFone Max Pro M1 measures 159.00 x 76.00 x 8.46 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 180.00 grams.

 Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1

 

The smartphone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo OS and battery capacity is 5000mAh Li-Po. Other features on the phone include Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope. The connectivity options include are 4G VoLTE, 3G, Bluetooth v4.2, USB OTG, Micro-USB, Wi-Fi.

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Features
Performance 1.8 GHz Octa-core
OS Android 8.1 Oreo
Display 5.99 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels
Storage 32/64 GB, microSD up to 2 TB
RAM 3/4 GB
Camera 13 MP + 5 MP, 8 MP Front Camera
Battery 5000mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Accelerometer, 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 Redmi Note 5 Pro:

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Android mobile phone launched in India with the Dual camera setup and front LED flashlight. The mobile comes with a 5.99-inch Full-HD+ touchscreen display. It has been powered by 1.8GHz Octa-core processor with 4/6GB Of RAM along with 64GB internal space, expandable up to 128GB by using microSD card.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

 

 

The Redmi Note 5 Pro dual camera setup of 12MP+5MP which delivers high-quality images, even in low-light shots. On the front of the device, it offers 20-megapixel selfie camera. On the connectivity option in the mobile is included 4G VoLTE, 3G, Micro USB, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi. The handset operates on the Android 8.0 Oreo Operating System equipped with 4000mAh non-removable Li-ion battery.

Features
Performance 1.8 GHz Octa-core
OS Android 8.0 Oreo
Display 5.99 inches, 1080 x 2160 pixels
Storage 64 GB, microSD up to 256GB
RAM 4/6 GB
Camera 12 MP + 5 MP, 20MP Front Camera
Battery 4000mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Electronic compass, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Infrared, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope, Hall sensor
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10. Samsung Galaxy J6:

The handset comes with a 5.6-inch Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen (1080×2180 pixels). The Samsung Galaxy J6 price in India starts from Rs. 13,990. The device is powered by 1.6GHz octa-core processor with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.

Samsung Galaxy J6

 

The J6 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera which helps to capture mesmerizing images as well as record quality videos and 8-megapixel secondary camera sensor. The dual SIM mobile operates on the Android 8.0 Oreo Operating System and 3300mAh Li-ion Battery. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, FM, 3G and 4G.

Features
Performance 1.6GHz Octa-core
OS Android 8.0 Oreo
Display 5.6 inches, 1080 x 2180 pixels
Storage 32/64 GB, microSD up to 256GB
RAM 3/4 GB
Camera  13 MP, 8 MP Front Camera
Battery 3000mAh
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Sensor Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass, Ambient light sensor
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