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Best Premium Smartphones in India, September 2022

Premium mobile segment is not a trending sector in indian mobile phone industry. The main reason for this is the economic factors in India. But there is a wide range of options are available in the Rs.40000 segment. Smartphone companies are incorporating most of the premium features in the premium segment. In premium phones, design is an important factor. Most of the premium brands spending a lot of time and effort to create premium looking designs. apart from the overall design of the smartphone, customers are also considering the position and alignment of the camera module, quality of the material, position of the fingerprint sensor, type of display, etc. Camera quality, performance of the processor, battery and charging capabilities, sensors and their performance are the key features that determine the quality of the smartphone. Brand value is also an important factor. Here are the top ten best smartphones in India under Rs.40000.

Vivo V23 Pro

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Vivo V23 Pro | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

4.7
Rear Camera
4.5
Front Camera
4.8

Battery

4.1

Processor

4.5

Screen

4.1

Charger

3.3

₹36,900

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    108 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP
    Front Camera
    50 MP + 8 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.56 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2376 pixels
    PPI
    ~398 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    90 Hz
    Screen Type
    AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    4300 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    MediaTek MT6893 Dimensity 1200(6 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    1x3 GHz & 3x2.6 GHz GHz & 4x2 GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C
    Power
    44 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    8 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    128 GB
    Operating System
    Android 12
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Schott Xensation α glass
    Fingerprint
    In-Display
    NFC
    No
    Item Weight
    171 g
#1

Xiaomi 11T Pro

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Xiaomi 11T Pro | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

3.0
Rear Camera
4.7
Front Camera
1.3

Battery

4.3

Processor

4.3

Screen

4.3

Charger

4.3

₹32,979

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    108 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP
    Front Camera
    16 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.67 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    PPI
    ~395 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    120 Hz
    Screen Type
    AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    5000 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888(5 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    1x2.84 GHz & 3x2.42 GHz GHz & 4x1.8 GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 2.0
    Power
    120 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    8 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    128 GB
    Operating System
    Android 11
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass Victus
    Fingerprint
    Side-Mounted
    NFC
    Yes
    Item Weight
    204 g
#2

Mi 11X Prod

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Mi 11X Prod | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

3.2
Rear Camera
4.7
Front Camera
1.7

Battery

4.1

Processor

4.3

Screen

4.5

Charger

3.4

₹36,999

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    108 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP
    Front Camera
    20 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.67 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    PPI
    ~395 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    120 Hz
    Screen Type
    Super AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    4520 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888(5 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    1x2.84 GHz & 3x2.42 GHz GHz & 4x1.8 GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 2.0
    Power
    33 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    8 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    128 GB
    Operating System
    Android 11
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Fingerprint
    Side-Mounted
    NFC
    No
    Item Weight
    196 g
#3

Oppo Reno 6 Pro

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Oppo Reno 6 Pro | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

2.8
Rear Camera
2.9
Front Camera
2.7

Battery

4.1

Processor

4.5

Screen

4.1

Charger

3.7

₹39,989

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP
    Front Camera
    32 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.55 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    PPI
    ~402 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    90 Hz
    Screen Type
    AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    4500 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    MediaTek MT6893 Dimensity 1200(6 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    1x3 GHz & 3x2.6 GHz GHz & 4x2 GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 2.0
    Power
    65 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    12 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    256 GB
    Operating System
    Android 12
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Fingerprint
    In-Display
    NFC
    Yes
    Item Weight
    177 g
#4

OnePlus 9

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OnePlus 9 | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

2.6
Rear Camera
3.8
Front Camera
1.3

Battery

4.1

Processor

4.3

Screen

4.5

Charger

3.8

₹36,999

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    48 MP + 50 MP + 2 MP
    Front Camera
    16 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.55 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    PPI
    ~402 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    120 Hz
    Screen Type
    Fluid AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    4500 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888(5 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    1x2.84 GHz & 3x2.42 GHz GHz & 4x1.8 GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 3.1
    Power
    65 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    8 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    128 GB
    Operating System
    Android 12
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Fingerprint
    In-Display
    NFC
    No
    Item Weight
    183 g
#5

OnePlus 10R

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OnePlus 10R | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

1.8
Rear Camera
2.3
Front Camera
1.3

Battery

4.1

Processor

4.2

Screen

4.5

Charger

4.7

₹34,999

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP
    Front Camera
    16 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.7 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2412 pixels
    PPI
    ~394 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    120 Hz
    Screen Type
    Fluid AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    4500 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    MediaTek Dimensity 8100-Max(5 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    4x2.85 GHz & 4x2 GHz GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 2.0
    Power
    150 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    8 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    128 GB
    Operating System
    Android 12
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Fingerprint
    In-Display
    NFC
    Yes
    Item Weight
    186 g
#6

Oppo Reno 7 Pro

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Oppo Reno 7 Pro | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

2.5
Rear Camera
2.3
Front Camera
2.7

Battery

4.2

Processor

4.5

Screen

4.1

Charger

3.7

₹34,279

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP
    Front Camera
    32 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.55 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    PPI
    ~402 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    90 Hz
    Screen Type
    AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    4500 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    Yes

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    MediaTek Dimensity 1200 Max(6 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    8x3 GHz GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 2.0
    Power
    65 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    12 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    256 GB
    Operating System
    Android 11
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Fingerprint
    In-Display
    NFC
    Yes
    Item Weight
    180 g
#7

OnePlus 9R

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OnePlus 9R | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

2.0
Rear Camera
2.7
Front Camera
1.3

Battery

4.1

Processor

4.3

Screen

4.5

Charger

3.8

₹34,333

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    48 MP + 16 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP
    Front Camera
    16 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.55 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    PPI
    ~402 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    120 Hz
    Screen Type
    Fluid AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    4500 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    Qualcomm SM8250-AC Snapdragon 870(7 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    1x3.2 GHz & 3x2.42 GHz GHz & 4x1.8 GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 3.1
    Power
    65 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    8 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    128 GB
    Operating System
    Android 12
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Fingerprint
    In-Display
    NFC
    Yes
    Item Weight
    189 g
#8

OnePlus 8T

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OnePlus 8T | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

2.0
Rear Camera
2.7
Front Camera
1.3

Battery

4.1

Processor

4.2

Screen

4.5

Charger

3.8

₹34,980

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    48 MP + 16 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP
    Front Camera
    16 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.55 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    PPI
    ~402 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    120 Hz
    Screen Type
    Fluid AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    4500 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865(7 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    1x2.84 GHz & 3x2.42 GHz GHz & 4x1.8 GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 3.1
    Power
    65 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    8 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    128 GB
    Operating System
    Android 12
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Fingerprint
    In-Display
    NFC
    Yes
    Item Weight
    188 g
#9

Realme GT 2

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Realme GT 2 | Best mobiles under 15000 in India

Camera

1.8
Rear Camera
2.3
Front Camera
1.3

Battery

4.3

Processor

4.3

Screen

4.3

Charger

3.7

₹38,959

  • Key Specs

    Camera

    Rear Camera
    50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP
    Front Camera
    16 MP

    Screen

    Screen Size
    6.62 inches
    Resolution
    1080 x 2400 pixels
    PPI
    ~398 ppi
    Refresh Rate
    120 Hz
    Screen Type
    AMOLED
    Aspect Ratio
    20:9

    Battery

    Battery Power
    5000 mAh
    Battery Type
    Lithium Polymer
    Fast Charging
    Yes
    Reverse Charging
    No

    Processor

    Processor Brand
    Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888(5 nm)
    CPU
    Octa-core Processor
    Clock Speed
    1x2.84 GHz & 3x2.42 GHz GHz & 4x1.8 GHz
  • Additional Specs

    Charger

    Adapter
    Yes
    Type
    USB Type-C 2.0
    Power
    65 W

    Other Specs

    RAM
    12 GB
    Inbuilt Storage
    256 GB
    Operating System
    Android 12
    Planned OS Upgrade
    Stock Android
    No
    Audio Jack
    No
    SIM
    Dual SIM - 5G
    Memory Card Slot
    No
    Display Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
    Fingerprint
    In-Display
    NFC
    Yes
    Item Weight
    200 g
#10
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