Indian smartphone brands are not as competitive as the Chinese manufacturers in the country. Coming to the five biggest players in Q3, 2017, no Indian smartphone was on the list. To sustain the first place Samsung tied with Xiaomi after that list includes Oppo, Vivo, and Lenovo. But looking at the detail, Indian phones are not that backward and they have even more to offer as well.

Top 5 Indian Smartphone Brands

You will find many options having latest designs and price-performance ratios as well. But as it is hard to sort out from the list, here it is explained concerning the best Indian brands in the market for smartphones.

1. Micromax:

Micromax is one of the popular brands and the most used brand in India as per the CMP reports. In 2014, it was the highest selling Indian brand. That time, Micromax was just rising and making its full efforts by celebrity ad campaign and celebrity like Hugh Jackman in ads. Now, the company is not that much popular and thinking about a come back by expanding in the other international markets.

Best Smartphones Offered By Micromax:

Micromax Dual 5:

Micromax Dual 5

Launched in April, the Micromax Dual 5 provides 4 GB of RAM, the Snapdragon 652 chipset, and a 5.5-inch Full HD display. It has a dual camera setup at back along with two 13 MP sensors. It is available on Amazon with 128 GB internal storage and at Rs. 20,999.

Micromax Canvas Infinity Pro:

Micromax Canvas Infinity Pro

Micromax Canvas Infinity Pro is a mid-range mobile featuring an 18:9 aspect ratio, a 5.7-inch HD display, Snapdragon 430 chipset, Android 7.0 Nougat on board, and 4 GB of RAM. This gorgeous looking smartphone is available at Rs. 14,000.

Micromax Dual 4:

Micromax Dual 4

Micromax Dual 4 has a smaller 5.2-inch Full HD display and runs on Snapdragon 435 chipset. Further, it features a 2,730 mAh battery, two 13 MP sensors at the rear, and 4 GB of RAM. It is priced at Rs. 14,888.

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2. Intex:

Intex is a big brand in India covering 6,000 employees. It initiates in 1996 and has been producing many consumer electronics comprising TVs, tablets, and smartwatches. According to CMR reports, Intex smartphone brand is the third most known and used brand in India.

Some of the Intex best smartphones are as follow:

Intex Aqua Lions X1+:

Intex Aqua Lions X1+

Intex Aqua Lions X1+ is a mid-range gadget from the brand featuring a shatterproof 5.2-inch HD display, 32 GB of internal storage and 3 GB of RAM. The device is equipped with a 5 MP selfie camera with flash, and Android Nougat. It is priced at Rs. 8,199 and available in three colors glossy black, champagne, and blue.

Intex Elyt E7:

Intex Elyt E7

Intex Elyt E7 metal smartphone is launched in June 2017 and priced at Rs. 7,999. It features 3 GB of RAM, MediaTek MT6737V chipset, and a 5.2-inch HD display. Intex Elyt E7 runs on Android Nougat and takes 4,020 mAh battery.

Intex Aqua Lions X1:

Intex Aqua Lions X1

It features RAM (2 GB), storage (16 GB), camera, chipset, shatterproof display, a 2,800 mAh battery, and Android Nougat. Intex Aqua Lions X1 is priced at Rs. 7,999.

3. Lava:

Lava is established in 2009 and has two plants in Noida city. The company is also looking forward establishing a new design center in order to control all-over business. Apart from smartphones, the company also makes laptops and tablets.

Best Smartphones In India:

Lava Z90:

Lava Z90

The smartphone was launched in September and available with a 5.2-inch HD display. It has a dual-camera setup on the rear along with 8 and 2 MP sensors and 3 GB of RAM. Lava Z90 is powered by a MediaTek’s MT6737 chipset and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. It is priced at Rs. 9,730.

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Lava Z25:

Lava Z25

This smartphone is available with a 5.5-inch HD display, 4 GB of RAM, a 13 MP camera with LED flash, a f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, and the MediaTek MT6750 chipset. The Lava Z25 is available on Amazon at Rs. 9,730.

Lava Z80:

Lava Z80

The Lava Z80 is launched with Lava Z90 with similar specs. It features 3 GB of RAM, MediaTek’s MT6737 chipset, a single 8 MP shooter, a smaller 5-inch HD display, Android Nougat on board, and a fingerprint scanner. The smartphone is available at Rs. 8,145.

4. Yu Mobiles:

It is a subsidiary of Micromax and focuses on sell out devices by utilizing e-commerce platform like Amazon, Flipkart. The company has launched the Yunique 2, Yureka Black, and Yureka 2 smartphones in the country.

Available Best Yu Mobiles In India:

Yu Yureka 2:

Yu Yureka 2

This is the latest smartphone offered by Yu Yureka 2 in the country. It features a large 3,930 mAh battery, 625 chipsets, a 5.5-inch Full HD display, 4 GB of RAM, a fingerprint scanner, Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support and a 16 MP camera. It is available at Rs. 11,999.

Yu Yureka Black:

Yu Yureka Black


This is a mid-range smartphone and features Snapdragon 430 chipset, a 5-inch Full HD display, 4 GB of RAM, Android Marshmallow on board, along with Nougat update. It is available at Rs. 8,999.

Yu Yunique 2:

Yu Yunique 2

It features a 5-inch HD display, 2 GB of RAM, MediaTek’s MT6737 chipset, a 2,500 mAh battery, and a 13 MP camera with LED flash. It is in the Indian market with champagne or coal black colors and available at Rs. 5,999.

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5. Karbonn:

Karbonn is started working from 2009. The brand is partnered with 15 e-commerce websites comprising Karbonn and Flipkart. It has an 800 service centers across in the country and 12 international centers.

Best Smartphones Offered By Karbonn Now:

Karbonn Titanium Jumbo:

Karbonn Titanium Jumbo

It was unveiled in October with a 5-inch HD display. It is powered by 2 GB of RAM, a large 4,000 mAh battery, a large 4,000 mAh battery, a 13 MP primary camera and MediaTek MT6737M processor. It is priced at Rs. 5,699 in India.

Karbonn Aura Note Play:

Karbonn Aura Note Play

It is an affordable phone with big screen and has a 6-inch display, a MediaTek MT6737M chipset, 2 GB of RAM, Android 7.0 Nougat, dual-SIM support, a fingerprint scanner, an 8 MP camera along with HD resolution.

Karbonn Aura Note 2:

Karbonn Aura Note 2:

The Karbonn Aura Note 2 is the most powerful smartphone in the market and powered by a MediaTek MT6737M chipset. It features a 5.5-inch HD display, 2 GB of RAM, a 13 MP primary camera and a 2,900 mAh removable battery. It is available at Rs. 5,576.

The 5 best smartphone brands and their available launches are explained in detail above and before buying a smartphone, just go through it if you are concerned to buy good products from Indian brands.