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[Updated] List Of Best 9 Smartphones Under Rs 17000 January 2018

honor7x - best phone under Rs 17000
Written by Aishwar Babber

Planning to upgrade your smartphone? Not sure where to invest to get a proper value for your money? Be assured for we have brought to you some of the best smartphones available today in the market offering you an amazing experience and standing to your expectations without worrying about the price tags.

Smartphones ease your life with stunning sound quality providing you best music experience, high-end display optimising your movie experience on small screens and fast multitasking performance just on your clicks.

Best Mobile Under 17000 January 2018

Here are the 7 best smart phones under Rs.20000 offering you with optimal mobile experiences: 

  1. Huawei Honor 7X
  2. Xiaomi Mi A1
  3. Moto G5S Plus
  4. Moto G5 Plus
  5. Redmi Note 4
  6. Lenovo Z2 Plus
  7. CoolPad Note 5
  8. Xiaomi Mi Max 2
  9. Lenovo P2

1. Huawei Honor 7X [Best Smartphone Under Rs 17,000]

The Honor phones comes from quite a popular brand in smartphone industry, known as Huawei. It is one the top smartphone manufacturer in the word and they introduced some great smartphone last year. Honor 7X, is one of such smartphones, and offer great value and feature for the price.

Huawei Honor 7X - best phone under Rs 17000

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Specifications:

The main USP of this device is its tall display which makes it looks like a 2018 phone, and not like other phones which has same old display with a lot of bezels. The actually measurements of the screen is 5.93-inch and this almost bezeless display comes with a resolution of 1080 by 2160 pixels.

Talking about the specs inside this phone, the Huawei Honor 7X is powered by 1.7GHz octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor and comes along with 4GB of RAM. For storage, there is 32GB of built-in storage which can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card.

For video and photography, the Honor 7X supports a set of 16-megapixel and a 2 megapixel camera on the rear side and a 8 megapixel shooter on the front.

The Huawei Honor 7X is running on a 3340mAh non removable battery.  And inside the phone you will get Android 7.0 and the company has also promised for future updats.

Pros:

  • Full HD 6-inch Bezel-less Display
  • Impressive design
  • Dual Camera Setup
  • Good Performance

Cons:

  • Average battery life
  • High pricing for 64Gb variant

Best Buy Offers

Huawei Honor 7X can be purchased in India for the starting price of Rs. 12,999. You can go ahead and buy Honor 7x RIGHT NOW from Amazon.

2. Xiaomi Mi A1

Xiaomi has always been is the list when it comes to best budget smartphone, and with the launch of Xiaomi Mi A1, they have gain a spot in the list of best smartphones under Rs 17,000.

Xiaomi Mi A1 - Best phones under Rs 17000

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Specifications:

Xiaomi Mi A1 was one of the first smartphone in the market to comes with a dual camera setup in the mid-budget range smartphones. With all its features and best value for money offering it has been a very popular phone in the price bracket.

Xiaomi Mi A1 sports a 5.50-inch screen having a resolution of 1080 by 1920 pixels. The phone gets its performance power from a 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, supported by a 4GB of RAM. It comes with a 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.

The cameras setup on Xiaomi Mi A1 includes a dual camera setup at the ride side having two 12 megapixel cameras  and on the front, it holds a 5 megapixel shooter for selfies.

The Mi A1 comes with stock version of Android running on Android 7.1.2 and the device is juiced by a 3080mAh non removable battery.

Pros:

  • Stock Android
  • Dual camera setup produces some great images
  • Nice battery backup

Cons

  • No support for quick charging
  • Mobile is little bit slippery

Best Buy Offers

Xiaomi Mi A1 pricing in India starts from Rs. 13,999 and is available to purchase exclusively on Flipkart.

3. Moto G5S Plus

Moto G5S Plus is Motorola’s latest budget mid-range smartphone and is one of the best phones in this segment. This phone offers complete value for money and is a very strong competitor to Redmi Note 4.

Specifications:

The phone has got 5.5-inch display with 1080 * 1920 pixels resolution at a PPI of 424 pixels. The front panel is protected by Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by 2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. It comes with 64GB of internal storage with options for expandable storage up to 128 GB with a micro SD card. To handle all the multi-tasking needs, it has 4 GB of RAM memory.

It comes with 64GB of internal storage with options for expandable storage up to 128 GB with a micro SD card. To handle all the multi-tasking needs, it has 4 GB of RAM memory.

Moto-G5S-PLus- Best phone under Rs 17000

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The main USP of this device is that it features a dual camera setup on the rear side, that offers quite a good photography experience. It has 13+13MP dual rear camera with f/2.0 and dual LED flash. And for selfies, there is an 8 MP camera with flash on the front.

The phone is packed with 3000 mAh non-removable battery. The good thing is that this phone also comes with support for Turbo Charge which on paper can give you up to 6 hours of battery life in just 15 minutes.

Pros

  • Android 7.1 Nougat
  • Good Built
  • Dual Camera produces some quality images
  • Turbo Charging support

Cons

  • Average battery capacity
  • Heating issues

Best Buy Offers

The phone is quite aggressively priced at Rs 15,999 and can be easily purchased from Amazon.

4. Moto G5 Plus

Say Hello to Motorola’s newly launch smartphone in Feb 2017 lashed with the latest software, high-performance processor and many more features that too at an affordable price rate.

Best phone at rs 17000 - Moto G5

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Specifications:

The phone has got 5.20 inch touch screen display with 1080 * 1920 pixels resolution at a PPI of 424 pixels. It is powered with 2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. It has got internal storage capacity of 32 GB which can be expanded up to 128 GB with a micro SD card and 4 GB of RAM.

Phone is packed with 3000 mAh non-removable battery. As far as the camera is concerned, Moto G5 Plus has 12 megapixels rear camera and 5 megapixels front camera for selfies.

Pros

  • Latest  operating system – Android 7.0
  • Very fast processor
  • Camera quality is impressive
  • Turbo charging support

Cons

  • Average battery capacity
  • Heating issues

Best Buy Offers

You can avail the product on Amazon at a discount of 12% for Rs. 14,999. EMI option is also available starting with Rs. 713.08 under different plans.

5. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

Xiaomi always offers you amazing featured phones with mind boggling specifications at economical price range thus giving proper value for your money. Redmi Note 4 is one such phone by Xiaomi makers.

Redmi Note 4 -Best phone under rs 17000

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Specifications:

Redmi Note 4 comes with 5.50 inch touch screen display having a resolution of 1080*1920 pixels. The phone is packed with 2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and 4 GB of RAM. 

With a humongous internal storage capacity of 64 GB makes it a standalone smart phone with an option to expand storage to 128 GB externally. It is lashed with 4100 mAh non-removable battery. Click pictures using 13 MP primary camera and 5 MP front camera feature.

Pros

  • Good battery life
  • Decent camera quality
  • Quick rear mounted fingerprint sensor

Cons

  • Hybrid SIM slot
  • Too much-inbuilt applications

Best Buy Offers

Grab the phone using Mi offers at Flipkart or the Xiaomi for just Rs. 12,999. You can also stand a chance to get Rs.12000 off under exchange offer on Flipkart. EMI options are also available for the product.

6. Lenovo Z2 Plus

All the budget conscious people come to life as Lenovo brings for you overall package of great build quality with excellent performanceat pocket-friendly rate.

Best phone at rs 17000 - Lenovo Z2 Plus

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Specifications:

Lenovo Z2 Plus is packed with 5.0 inch HD display with 1080*1920 pixels of resolution. Phone offers you 13 megapixels rear camera and 8 megapixels front camera specifications.

It is loaded with 2.15 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor. It also features 3GB/4GB RAM and 32 GB/64 GB of internal storage capacity with 3500 mAh battery power.

Pros

  • Decent Battery capacity
  • Handy size and good build quality

Cons

  • No fast charging support
  • Not any expandable storage option

Best Buy Offers

Buy the 3GB + 32 GB variant for only Rs. 10,190 at Flipkart. The 4GB +64 GB variant will cost you Rs. 13,700 at Flipkart.

7. CoolPad Note 5

Cool pad Note 5 is another great phone under this segment with efficient performance and good battery life which can last for a day without any hassle. Beautiful design and impressive camera quality will make you go for it.

coolpad note 5 - best smartphone under 17000 INR

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Specifications:

Cool pad Note 5 has got 5.50 inch display with 1080 * 1920 screen resolution. Phone offers you 4010 mAh non-removable battery capacity. It is packed with 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor and 4 GB RAM.

Focusing on the camera specifications phone has 13 megapixels rear and 8 megapixels front camera with flash. Considering the storage it comes with 32 GB internal capacity expandable up to 64 GB externally.

Pros

  • Great battery performance
  • Expandable memory with micro SD card

Cons

  • Heating effect
  • Lags in performance due to thermal radiations.

Best Buy Offers

Amazon is offering the product for with free Rs. 8,999 shipping charges. EMI options can also be availed as per your preference.

Other stores offered price:

  • Flipkart – Rs. 10,580
  • eBay – Rs. 11,750

Best Mobile Under Rs. 17000

8. Xiaomi Mi Max 2

Avail this beast introduced by Xiaomi providing you with maximum battery life, optimised performance, maximum storage, and bigger screen size if the budget is not a barrier for you. Get everything in its maximum form.

mi-max-2- best smartphone under Rs 17000

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Specifications:

Mi Max 2 comes with 6.44-inch screen size and 1080*1920 pixels of resolution. It has got 2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor along with 4 GB RAM.

Packed with a mammoth battery life of 5300 mAh it is one of its kinds. The phone has 12 MP primary and 5 MP front camera quality. It comes with 64 GB internal storage expandable externally up to 128 GB.

Pros

  • Optimum battery life
  • Great performance
  • Premium looks and build quality
  • Fast charging support

Cons

  • Camera performance could have been improved
  • Hybrid SIM slot

Best Buy

Avail the product from Flipkart for Rs. 16,999. EMI will start at Rs.825 per month.

9. Lenovo P2

Lenovo P2 is a balanced phone from Lenovo with great battery performance, fast processor, impressive camera quality and metal body design fitting well within your budget.

Lenovo P2 -Best phone under 17000 rupees

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Specifications:

Lenovo P2 is packed with 5.5o inch screen size having PPI of 401 pixels in 1080*1920 screen resolutions. Lenovo is offering a beast battery life of 5100 mAh in it. It consists of 3 GB RAM and 32 GB in-built storage which is expandable to 128 GB using micro SD card. 

P2 is powered with 2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. Looking at the camera feature it is lashed with dual cameras -13 MP rear and 5 MP front cameras.

Pros

Cons

  • Hybrid SIM slot
  • Feels a bit bulky

Best Buy Offer

Shop on Flipkart at 20% Off for Rs. 13,499. The exchange offer is also available where in you can save up to Rs. 12,500 on your purchase

Final Words: Top Smartphone At Rs 17000

Have picked up the next smartphone from the above list yet? Still confused? Well, if I were you I would look for my priority features that I want in a smartphone.

From the above list of best smartphone under Rs 17,000 January 2018, I would easily pick between Redmi Note 4 or Mi Max 2, as these two have the excellent battery life and also have good performance. Let me know which one you picked in the comments.

Shop today for these amazing looking, performance efficient smartphones and enjoy the best mobile phone experience. Also, avail various offers available at different stores with just a few clicks away from your reach and make your world colorful with these improved tech gadgets available at economical price rates. Be Smart and Shop for your daily life Smart companions.

About the author

Aishwar Babber

Aishwar Babber is a passionate blogger and digital marketer. He loves to talk and blog about gadget, and latest tech, which motivates him to run GizmoBase. He is into digital marketing and SEO and is looking forward to living a successful entrepreneur's life.

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