Xolo black 1x
This phone has a unique leather finish top and bottom with metallic edges. It has a good premium build quality. It weighs just 125 grams and has thickness of 7.6mm. It has a 5 inches Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) display with great 441 ppi pixel density, the screen is made of Dragontrail Glass and the display quality is very good. The phone is backed by a 1.3 GHz Mediatek MT6753 Octa-core Processor coupled with 3 GB RAM. This phone features a 13 MP rear camera with Face Detection Auto Focus. It comes with 5 MP front camera and also includes LED flash for both front and back cameras. The Black 1X runs on Android v5.1 Lollipop with XOLO’s HIVE Atlas UI running on top, the HIVE UI is good. It is Dual sim smartphone and supports 4G. It comes with 32 GB internal storage which is expandable upto 128 GB via microSD but, uses sim 2 slot so at a time you can either use second sim or the memory card. The phone also supports USB OTG. The phone is backed by a 2400 mAh Li-Polymer battery. Overall, it is very powerful phone with good design and all-round features and can be a very good buying choice at this price range.
Micromax Yu Yureka Plus
The Yureka Plus has got a very comfortable design. It is backed by a 64-bit Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Processor which is powerful. It has got 2 GB RAM, which makes the phone capable to handle heavy graphics and multi-tasking smoothly. This phone comes with stock android. It has got a 5.5 inches screen which is covered by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The Full HD screen with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution offers the pixel density of 401 ppi. It has a 13MP rear and a 5 MP front camera. It is good on storage also, it comes with 16 GB internal memory (12.5 GB user accessible) which can be expanded upto 32 GB. With the 2500 mAh Li-Ion battery the phone provides decent battery life. The phone now comes in two colors, moondust grey and alabaster white. Overall, with good specs, great camera, excellent build quality and good gaming experience, it is undoubtedly a great phone to buy under 10,000 .
Asus Zenfone 2 Laser ZE550KL:
The phone comes with lots of interesting features but the most important of them is present in its name “Laser”, the 13 MP rear camera of the phone comes with laser auto-focus with focus speed as fast as 0.3 seconds, it also improves the image quality. The rear camera also comes with Super HDR, f/2.0 aperture, 5-element lens, zero shutter lag and low light mode. Overall, the rear camera has best picture quality. The phone also has a 85 degree wide-angle 5 MP front camera. It has a 5.5 inches of HD display with 267 ppi pixel density. The screen is protected with the latest Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The volume buttons are placed at the back while the power key is placed on the top. The phone is powered by 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 Quad Core Processor coupled with 2 GB RAM, which gives decent output but is not the best at this price. It runs on Asus’s own ZenUI based on Android 5.0 Lollipop. It is a dual sim smartphone and supports 4G (LTE) on both the sim. It has a 16 GB internal storage which is expandable upto 32 GB. The 3000 mAh battery gives it a very good battery life, probably it is one of the phones with best battery life under 10000 Rs.
Lava Pixel V1 (Android One 2.0):
The Pixel V1 is Lava’s first Android One phone in India. The 1st generation Android One phones, however didn’t received a huge response. The Lava Pixel V1 is much improved over the early Android One phones. It has a simple design but decent build quality, it has a 76.3% screen-to-body ratio which makes the phone compact, also, it weighs just 135 grams. It has a bigger 5.5 inches HD display with 267 ppi pixel density, the display quality is decent. The screen is encased by a Dragontrail Glass. It runs on 1.3 GHz Quad Core Processor coupled with 2 GB RAM, it delivers decent day-to-day performance but it isn’t built for heavy usage. The phone runs on the latest Android 5.1.1 with stock Android UI and the best part of Android One is that, you get guaranteed upgrade to the latest Android OS for the next 2 years. The Pixel V1 has a 13 MP BSI rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, 5P Largan lens and blue glass filter, the picture quality is good. Interestingly, it has 8 MP BSI front camera with f/2.4 aperture, 4P Largan lens and blue glass filter. It comes with 32 GB internal storage which is also expandable upto 32 GB. It supports dual sim but misses out on 4G. The 2650 mAh battery gives decent battery life to the phone.Overall, it is a good phone and packs some interesting features.
Huawei Honor 4X:
Huawei has launched very exciting phones in many ranges. And the most recent is the Honor 4X. The phone has very interesting specifications. It runs on the 64-bit Quad Core 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410 Processor coupled with 2 GB RAM, which gives good performance and does most of the tasks effectively. Still it is not an adviceable phone for hardcore gaming. It has the 5.5 inches screen with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, it is not great but its good considering the overall features for this price. The design of the phone is simple but it feels good, the textured back panel of the phone gives a very good grip. It has got 13 MP rear and 5 MP front cameras and both the cameras are good. The USP of the phone is that it has Dual Sim and both the Sim can support 4G LTE. It has got 8 GB internal storage which is expandable upto 32 GB. It sports a 3000 mAh battery which delivers very good battery backup. Overall, it is a very good phone and can be another good choice at this price.