If you are looking to buy a new smartphone with a big and better display, decent battery backup and a few extra add-on features but budget is the concern, then we have five options for your needs and you can pocket these smartphones below Rs 15,000.

1. Motorola Moto G 2nd Generation (Rs 12,999)

Moto G is the most handy amongst the Android users. The device is devoid of any bloatware. The battery life is very good and it works for a whole day in one charge. Others features include 8MP rear camera and 2MP front cam, water-resistant coating, Gorilla Glass 3 display (scratch resistant), Resolution of 720x1280 pixels, 294 PPI, 1.2GHz  quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, 1GB ram, Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor.

The new Moto G is better than ever, keeping up with everything you do.

2. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G (Rs 9,999)


Xiaomi's Redmi Note 4G is the most efficient 4G phone in this range. This smartphone offers a decent hardware and software in this price range. This phablet has a 5.5-inch HD screen with 267ppi density. With Xiaomi's custom MIUI it is based on Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean). It has a 1.6GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor with 2GB RAM. The phone has 8GB internal storage. The 13MP rear camera and 5MP selfie camera are great. With a 3,100mAh battery you can use it for more then a day on single charge.

3. Asus Zenfone 5 (Rs 9,500)

If you have more interest in entertainment and photography then opt for the Zenfone 5. This phone offers you 2GB RAM and a scratch-resistant touchscreen. It support all popular multimedia formats and an audio enhancement. Good camera software technology helps you to takes better low-light shots. But the battery life of Zenfone might disappoint you.

4. Microsoft Lumia 730 Dual Sim (Rs 13,700)

This smartphone is designed specifically for selfies and Skype video calls. Lumia 730 has 4.7-inch scratch-resistant OLED display and it's bright. This handset runs on Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 with 1 GB RAM. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 (CPU) with Adreno 305 is quite responsive. The phone also has built-in filters and editing options. Y will also get Office Mobile for editing word documents and spreadsheets. The phone offers Here Maps services.

5. Huawei Honor 3C (Rs 13,500)

Everyone may not like Huawei's Honor 3C's Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)-based Emotion Lite UI. but it's 5-inch HD display, 1.3GHz quad-core Mediatek processor and 2GB RAM might attract you more. It has 8MP camera with LED flash on the back and it features a 5MP front camera for selfie lovers. It is 9.2mm thick and weighs 140 only grams. The 2,300mAh battery gives decent backup.