Smartphones are very essential in our current life and the same help us to get connected with our near and dear ones and also to carry out our professional duties. Especially since the pandemic started, smartphones helped users a lot to work from home as well as education from home. This year, we witness amazing devices and smartphone brands were competing very seriously even in the entry-level segment as well. After lots of research, we have curated the best entry-level Smartphones of 2021 that will cost under ₹10,000. We selected the devices on the basis of its performance along with the battery, camera, and design. So without making any further delay let’s get into the article to check out the best entry-level smartphones of this year.
It is the latest entry-level smartphone of Motorola in India and the device comes with a 6.5-inch LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate as well as a punch-hole set up. The device is powered by a Unisoc T700 processor and the device is having 4GB RAM along with 64 GB of internal storage. It is also coming with a huge 5,000mAh battery and the device is running on Moto’s MyUX based on Android 11 out of the box.
Moto E40 features a triple camera setup at the back and that is having a 48MP primary sensor and the device features an 8MP front-facing camera. The device is also coming with a fingerprint scanner on the back.
Realme Narzo 30A
Realme is popular for its impressive smartphones with an aggressive price tag and the Realme Narzo 30A is one of the best examples. The device comes with a 6.5-inch HD+ display along with a waterdrop-style notch. It is powered by the MediaTek Helio G85 SoC along with up to 4GB of LPDDR4X RAM and up to 64 GB of internal storage. Realme Narzo 30A has a dual rear camera setup with a 13 megapixel primary sensor and it is also coming with an 8-megapixel camera sensor at the front.
Realme Narzo 30A features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and the same packs a 6,000mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging and reverse charging.
It is another powerful smartphone under a low budget and the device features a 6.53-inch HD+ display with a waterdrop like a notch. Poco C31 is powered with the Helio G35 octa-core SoC and the same matted with up to 4GB of LPPDR4x RAM and 32/64 GB of eMMC 5.1 internal storage. The smartphone features a triple rear camera setup with a 13-megapixel primary sensor, it is also coming with a 5-megapixel front camera. The smartphone also features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and it is having P2i splash-resistance. The smartphone is packed with a 5,000 mAh battery and boots on Android 10 OS along with MIUI 12 for Poco.
Tecno Spark 8T
The device is a powerful entry-level smartphone and the device features 6.6-inch display with a dewdrop notch on the top of the screen. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio G35 SoC and that is paired with 4GB RAM along with 64GB of internal storage.
It is coming with a dual-camera setup on the back consisting of a 50MP primary sensor and you will get an 8MP front facing camera. The device also features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. The device is running on HiOS 7.6 based on Android 11 and it is backed by a 5,000mAh battery.
Micromax In 2b
The Indian smartphone brand Micromax reentered the industry and started to offer amazing products with impressive specifications and ultra-affordable price tag. Micromax In 2b is one of the most impressive entry-level smartphones of this year and the device features a 6.52-inch HD+ display with a waterdrop-style notch. The device is running on Android 11 out of the box and more importantly, the company is offering a stock Android experience.
You will get up to 64 GB of internal storage and the device features a dual rear camera setup with 13 megapixel primary sensor and the smartphone features a 5-megapixel camera. It is also coming with a massive 5,000mAh battery and it also features a fingerprint sensor on the back as well as Face unlock for security.
We also have some honorable mentions for the devices which were not entered into the list but offering decent performance.
Samsung Galaxy A03 Core
Infinix Smart 5A
So these are our best picks for the category and it’s awesome to see powerful smartphones in the entry-level segment. We hope that the entry-level segment will witness more powerful smartphones next year and we would like to know your favourite smartphone in the comments section below. Do check out our Best of 2021 series to know other impressive products of this year.