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So you’re looking for the best mobile phone under Rs 30,000? Great, since we’ve compiled a list of best phones under Rs 30,000 for February 2016. Most of these are flagships from last year and offer solid performance. Also, many phones in this budget are 32GB versions of phones, which have their 16GB versions available for Rs 20,000-24,000, so we are excluding them from the list. Instead, you can check them in the list of best phones under Rs 25,000. Also check this list of top phones under Rs 35,000 on our sister site. Most of these handsets are 4G compatible. Of course, these phones will be able to handle your gaming needs smoothly and should offer decent camera performance. So, here goes the list of best smartphones under Rs 30,000.

 

Best mobile phones under Rs 30,000 for February 2016 in India

 

Moto X Style

moto x style

  • OS: Android 5.1
  • Body: 153.9 x 76.2 x 11.1 mm
  • Weight: 179g
  • Display: 1440 x 2560 pixels, 5.7 inch
  • Memory: 16GB expandable, 3GB RAM
  • Processor: Snapdragon 808 Dual-core 1.8GHz Cortex-A57 & quad-core 1.4GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU: Adreno 418
  • Camera: 21MP, 5MP secondary with flash
  • Battery: 3,000mAh
  • Dual SIM, 4G

Pros

  • Display
  • Dual SIM, 4G
  • Cameras
  • Expandable memory
  • Processor

Cons

 

 

Moto Turbo

best mobile phones under Rs 40,000 - moto turbo

  • OS: Android 5.0.2
  • Body: 143.5 x 73.3 x 8.3
  • Weight: 169g
  • Display: 1440 x 2560 pixels, 5.2 inch
  • Memory: 64GB non expandable, 3GB RAM
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 2.7GHz Quad Core
  • GPU: Adreno 420
  • Camera: 21MP, 2MP secondary
  • Battery: 3,900mAh
  • 4G

Pros

  • Battery
  • Display
  • Internal memory

Cons

 

 

Nexus 5X

best phones under 30k nexus 5x

  • OS: Android 6.0
  • Body: 147 x 72.6 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 136g
  • Display: 1080 x 1920 pixels, 5.2 inch
  • Memory: 16GB non expandable, 2GB RAM
  • Processor: Snapdragon 808 quad-core 1.4GHz Cortex-A53 & dual-core 1.8GHz Cortex-A57
  • GPU: Adreno 418
  • Camera: 12MP, 5MP secondary
  • Battery: 2,700mAh
  • 4G

Pros

  • Processor
  • Front camera
  • Android 6.0

Cons

  • Non expandable memory

 

 

HTC One ME

Best phones under Rs 35,000 - one me

  • OS: Android 5.0.2
  • Body: 151 x 72 x 9.8 mm
  • Weight: 155g
  • Display: 1440 x 2560 pixels, 5.2 inch
  • Memory: 32GB expandable, 3GB RAM
  • Processor: Mediatek MT6795 2.2GHz Octa Core
  • GPU: PowerVR G6200
  • Camera: 20MP, 4MP Ultrapixel secondary
  • Battery: 2,890mAh
  • Dual SIM, 4G

Pros

  • Display
  • Dual SIM, 4G
  • Cameras
  • Android 6.0 incoming

Cons

 

 

HTC One A9

best phones under 30000

  • OS: Android 6.0
  • Body: 145.8 x 70.8 x 7.3 mm
  • Weight: 143g
  • Display: 1920 x 1080 pixels, 5 inch
  • Memory: 32GB expandable, 3GB RAM
  • Processor: Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 Snapdragon 617
  • GPU: Adreno 405
  • Camera: 13MP, 4MP secondary
  • Battery: 2,150mAh
  • 4G

Pros

  • Android 6.0

Cons

  • Battery
  • Processor

 

 

HTC One E9+

Best phones under Rs 40,000 - one e9+

  • OS: Android 5.0.2
  • Body: 156.5 x 76.5 x 7.5 mm
  • Weight: 150g
  • Display: 1440 x 2560 pixels, 5.5 inch
  • Memory: 32GB expandable, 3GB RAM
  • Processor: Mediatek MT6795M 2.0GHz Octa Core
  • GPU: PowerVR G6200
  • Camera: 20MP, 13MP secondary
  • Battery: 2,800mAh
  • Dual SIM, 4G

Pros

  • Display
  • Dual SIM, 4G
  • Cameras
  • Expandable memory

Cons

 

 

LG G3

Best phones under Rs 30,000 - lg g3

  • OS: Android 5.0
  • Body: 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm
  • Weight: 149g
  • Display: 1440 x 2560 pixels, 5.5 inch
  • Memory: 32GB expandable, 3GB RAM
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 2.5GHz Quad Core
  • GPU: Adreno 330
  • Camera: 13MP, 2.1MP secondary
  • Battery: 3,000mAh

Pros

  • Camera
  • Battery

Cons

 

 

Nexus 6

Best phones under Rs 30,000 - nexus 6

  • OS: Android 6.0
  • Body: 159.3 x 83 x 10.1 mm
  • Weight: 184g
  • Display: 1440 x 2560 pixels, 6 inch
  • Memory: 32GB non expandable, 3GB RAM
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 2.7GHz Quad Core
  • GPU: Adreno 420
  • Camera: 13MP, 2MP secondary
  • Battery: 3,220mAh
  • 4G

Pros

  • All specs are top notch

Cons

 

 

Samsung Galaxy A8

best phones under Rs 30,000 - galaxy a8

  • OS: Android 5.1
  • Body: 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
  • Weight: 151g
  • Display: 1080 x 1920 pixels, 5.7 inches AMOLED
  • Memory: 16GB expandable, 2GB RAM
  • Processor: Snapdragon 615 quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU: Adreno 405
  • Camera: 16MP, 5MP secondary
  • Battery: 3,050 mAh
  • Dual SIM, 4G

Pros

  • Design, build
  • Battery
  • Dual SIM, 4G

Cons

  • Processor
  • Successor out

 

 

HTC One M8 Eye

Best phones under Rs 30,000 - htc one

  • OS: Android 4.4.3
  • Body: 146.4 x 70.6 x 9.4 mm
  • Weight: 160g
  • Display: 1080 x 1920 pixels, 5 inches
  • Memory: 16GB expandable, 2GB RAM
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 2.5 GHz Quad Core
  • GPU: Adreno 330
  • Camera: 13MP, 5MP secondary
  • Battery: 2,600 mAh

Pros

  • Design, build

Cons

 

 

LG G Flex 2

best mobile phones under Rs 35,000 - LG-G-FLEX-2-H955-SDL017790751-2-61b76

  • OS: Android 5.1
  • Body: 149.1 x 75.3 x 7.1-9.4 mm
  • Weight: 152g
  • Display: 1080 x 1920 pixels, 5.5 inch curved display
  • Memory: 16GB expandable, 2GB RAM
  • Processor: Snapdragon 810 Quad-core 1.5GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad-core 2GHz Cortex-A57
  • GPU: Adreno 430
  • Camera: 13MP, 2.1MP secondary
  • Battery: 3,000mAh

Pros

  • Processor
  • Curved display
  • Battery

Cons

 

 

Sony Xperia C5 Ultra

Sony Xperia C5 Ultra Dual

  • OS: Android 5.0
  • Body: 164.2 x 79.6 x 8.2 mm
  • Weight: 187g
  • Display: 1080 x 1920 pixels, 6 inches
  • Memory: 16GB expandable, 2GB RAM
  • Processor: Mediatek MT6752 Octa-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU: Mali-T760MP2
  • Camera: 13MP, 13MP secondary
  • Battery: 2,930mAh
  • Dual SIM, 4G

Pros

  • Cameras
  • Dual SIM, 4G

Cons

 

 

Huawei Honor 6 Plus

Best phones under Rs 30,000 - honor 6 plus

  • OS: Android 4.4.2
  • Body: 150.5 x 75.7 x 7.5 mm
  • Weight: 165g
  • Display: 1080 x 1920 pixels, 5.5 inches
  • Memory: 16GB expandable, 3GB RAM
  • Processor: Quad-core Cortex-A15 & quad-core Cortex-A7 Kirin 925
  • GPU: Mali-T628 MP4
  • Camera: Dual 8MP cameras, 8MP secondary
  • Battery: 3,600mAh
  • 4G

Pros

  • Expandable memory
  • Dual cameras
  • Battery
  • RAM
  • Display

Cons

 

 

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