Apart from the chipset used, RAM and Storage are highly regarded performance metrics. And for good reason too. Abundant memory, besides being convenient, can help preserve your phone’s performance in the long run. That is to say, if your Android phone has ample free storage and RAM, there are fewer chances of your phone slowing down over a period of time. (हिंदी में पढ़ें)
Not o long ago, specs like 4GB RAM and 64GB storage were a luxury only reserved only for high-end smartphones. But as of today, you can easily get the same configuration in affordable phones. Here’s a list of 4GB RAM and 64GB Storage phones priced under Rs. 15,000.
Xiaomi Mi A1
The Mi A1 (FAQ) is one of the most popular affordable smartphones in India as of now. It features a full metal body, sharp full HD display, dual cameras for 2x Zoom and portraits, and is powered by the power-efficient Snapdragon 625 mobile platform paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage.
And since it adheres to stock Android simplicity handled by Google itself (Android One), you can expect timely version updates too.
Moto G5s Plus
The G5s Plus (FAQ) is another 4GB RAM and 64GB storage option, but yes, the price slightly goes beyond the 15K perimeter that we have set.
The Moto G5s Plus has a decent set of dual cameras, is powered by Snapdragon 625, and just as its arch rival, this one too runs stock Android software with the lingering promise of Oreo update. One area where this Full metal body phone slightly outdoes the revered Mi A1 is the display quality.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
The Redmi Note 4 (Review) has perhaps made it to all such buying guide lists this year. It’s not exactly a looker, but the internals driving it are very reassuring. It’s powered by Snapdragon 625 SoC, and the top model includes 4GB RAM and 64GB storage.
It’s not the slimmest phone around, but the added heft is partly because of the massive 4100mAh battery inside that yields solid battery backup.
Xiaomi Redmi 4
And if you are looking for something more compact and manageable, Redmi 4 with a 5-inch HD display is a great option, one that also comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage.
It’s powered by Snapdragon 430 mobile platform, includes a 13MP rear camera, and a 4100mAh battery. Other features include a fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE support, and hybrid dual SIM card slot.
Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie (Dual)
The Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie (dual) is an affordable dual selfie camera smartphone that’s powered by Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. As its name suggests, here the selfie hardware and software take center stage.
It’s a slim and light phone with a metallic finish (though it’s actually made of plastic) that includes a 5.5-inch HD display, 3000mAh battery and is running Android Nougat based revamped Zen UI 4.0 software. Asus has promised Android Oreo update as well.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2
On the opposite end of the spectrum is another Xiaomi phone, the Mi Max 2, that has a gigantic 6.44-inch full HD display and is powered by the same Snapdragon 625 chipset. A 32GB storage variant also exists and is available for 14,899 INR.
This one is for people who guzzle loads of multimedia content and prefer some extra screen real estate.
Lenovo K8 Note
Lenovo’s ‘Killer Note’ (Review) comes with a big battery, two rear cameras, and is powered by deca-core MediaTek P25 octa-core chipset paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. The handset further includes a dedicated microSD card slot that you can use to add secondary storage.
Other features include 4G VoLTE, dual 13MP rear cameras, and fast charging support.
10.or G (FAQ) that belongs to a new smartphone brand in India includes powerful hardware for a budget price. The handset has 5.5-inch Full HD display, is powered by Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage.
Other features include stock Android software, 4000mAh, 13MP dual cameras, 16MP selfie camera, 4G VoLTE, and fingerprint sensor.
Coolpad Cool Play 6
Cool Play 6 is the second phone in Coolpad’s cool series in India. This the only affordable phone that comes with 6GB of RAM. On the inside, it’s powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Snapdragon 653 processor paired with 64GB storage and runs Android Nougat based Journey UI (which is still work in progress).
Other highlights include dual rear cameras, 4060mAh battery, fingerprint sensor, and 5.5-inch Full HD display.
Huawei Honor 6X (Review) also has a 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant, one that was priced at around 16K initially but is now available for a more affordable price of 11,999 INR.
The Honor 6X is powered by 2.1GHz octa-core processor, has dual rear cameras, and is powered by a 3340mAh battery. Out of the box, it’s running Android Marshmallow based EMUI software.
Best 4GB RAM and 64GB Storage smartphones priced under Rs. 15,000
These are the best phones with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage that you can buy in India for under Rs. 15,000. In 2017, the number of basic apps that most of us need to use has drastically increased and if you can, you should prioritize a phone with 64GB of internal storage.