10 Budget-Friendly Mobiles Under 10000 For Young Parents

If you've been looking for a mobile phone that'll meet all your requirements and not burn a hole in your pocket, you've come to the right place, as we give you a list of pocket-friendly smartphones.

By Leena Ghosh

10 Budget-Friendly Mobiles Under 10000 For Young Parents

With advancements in technology and competitive prices, buying a budget smartphone with great features has become a reality for many. Gone are the days of basic mobile phones with limited features. From better display and storage capacity to upgraded cameras and processors, the latest mobile phones offer good value for money.

Smartphones for young parents

Whether we like to admit it or not, parents today use their phones to entertain their kids as well as themselves. From fun learning apps to entertaining nursery rhyme videos, children today have access to them through their parents’ smartphones. So, if you are a young parent planning to buy a budget smartphone, here are some features you should consider:

Your phone should have

  • Better display: to watch videos 
  • Good storage: to store apps
  • Sturdy surface: to prevent damage
  • Child lock features: to keep crucial data safe
  • Radiation levels up to permissible limits: in India as per DoT it is 1.6 W/kg

If your budget is under 10,000 and you are looking at new mobile phones that will meet all your requirements, here are some smartphones you should consider. We list out the key features along with the mobile phones' price.

10 mobile phones under 10,000

1. Samsung Galaxy M10

Price range: Rs 8,000 to Rs 9,000

Display: The phone has a 6.2 inch HD (720p) display.

Camera and battery: The phone has dual camera. The back camera is 13 MP and front camera is 5 MP. The 3400mAh battery is non-removable. Because of the low display resolution, the phone has a good battery backup. The phone can last up to a day with medium to heavy use.

Storage: The phone has 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage capacity. The storage can be expanded with an SD memory card up to 256 GB.

2. Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro

Price range: Rs 8,000 to Rs 9,000

Display: The Redmi 6 Pro boasts of a 5.84-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1,080 x 2,280 pixels.

Camera and battery: The smartphone has 4,000mAh Li-Polymer battery with enough battery backup. It has dual camera with a back camera of 12 MP and front camera of 5 MP.

Storage: Redmi 6 Pro offers options like 4G  with VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, mobile hotspot, microUSB, and Bluetooth. The phone has 32 GB internal memory and 256 GB expandable memory.

3. Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1

Price range: Rs 8,500 to Rs 9,500

Display: 5.99-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1080x2160 pixels.

Camera and battery: The phone has dual camera with the back camera of 13 MP and front camera of 8 MP with an LED flash. It has 5000 mAhNon-Removable battery which provides great backup.

Storage: The smartphone has an internal storage capacity of 32 GB which can be further expanded up to 2 TB.

4. Realme U1

Price range: Rs 9,000 to Rs 10,000

Display: The Realme U1 boasts of a 6.3-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1,080 x 2,340 pixels and a pixel density of 409 PPI.

Camera and battery: The phone has a dual rear set-up, with 13 MP + 2 MP lenses at the back and 25 MP lens camera in the front.

Storage: The smartphone has internal storage of 32 GB which can be expanded to 256 GB via a memory card.

5. Honor 9N

Price range: Rs 8,500 to Rs 10,000

Display: The Honor 9N sports a 5.84-inch display with 1,080 x 2,280 pixels resolution having a density of 432 PPI.

Camera and battery: The phone has a decent 3,000mAh Li-Po battery. The 13 MP + 2 MP dual lenses having inbuilt filters make for great pictures. A 16 MP front camera is good for clicking selfies.

Storage: The Honor 9N has 32 GB internal storage space, expandable up to 256 GB via a memory card.

6. Lenovo K8 Note 32 GB

Price range: Rs 8,500 to Rs 9,500

Display: The Lenovo K8 Note has a 5.5-inch IPS LCD Full HD (1,080 x 1,920 pixels) display. The display has a pixel density of 401ppi.

Camera and battery: The phone comes with a dual primary camera of 13 MP + 5 MP quality. There is another 13 MP camera in the front.

Storage: The phone has a 32 GB internal memory which can be further expanded up to 128 GB by using a memory card.

7. Xiaomi Redmi Y2

Price range: Rs 8,000 to Rs 9,000

Display: The phone sports a 5.99-inch IPS LCD full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1,440 pixels.

Camera and battery: The dual primary lens with 12 MP and 5 MP at the back and 16 MP lens in the front make for great pictures. The phone is backed up with a 3,080mAh Li-Polymer battery.

Storage: The Xiaomi Redmi Y2 comes equipped with 64 GB inbuilt storage and can be increased to 256 GB by using a memory card.

8. Honor 7C

Price range: Rs 7,000 to 9,000

Display: Honor 7C has a big screen with 5.99-inch IPS LCD panel with a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixel.

Camera and battery: The phone comes with a dual sensor 13 MP + 2 MP, f/2.2, with LED flash and an 8 MP camera for the front. The phone is backed up with 3000mAh battery.

Storage: The device comes with 32 GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 256 GB using MicroSD cards.

9. Honor 7 A

Price range: Rs 7,000 to 9,000

Display: Honor 7A comes with a 5.7-inch IPS LCD panel with a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels making a PPI of ~282.

Camera and battery: Honor 7A sports a 13 MP + 2 MP, f/2.2 sensors with LED flash at the back and 8 MP camera in the front. It also comes with a 3000mAH battery.

Storage: The phone has a decent internal storage of 32 GB which is expandable up to 256 GB using MicroSD cards.

10. Samsung Galaxy A10

Price range: Rs 8,000 to 9,000

Display: The Samsung Galaxy A10 features with a 6.2-inch Super AMOLED display having a resolution of 720 x 1,520 pixels.

Camera and battery: The phone sports a 13 MP primary camera and 5 MP Front Camera.

Storage: The device has an internal memory of 32 GB, expandable up to 512 GB.

With so many choices at hand (4 G mobile phones, good battery back-up, powerful camera and what not), make sure you go for the one that meets your expectations. Happy shopping!

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