Best Camera Phones Under 10000 (January 2021)

The best camera smartphones you can buy today under Rs.10,000 in India. Here are the top camera phones at your budget with the best image quality, performance, and specifications.

BrandRupees
Samsung Galaxy M11Rs. 9,999
Motorola E7 PlusRs. 9,499
Xiaomi Redmi 9 PrimeRs. 9,999
Realme Narzo 20ARs. 9,499
Realme 5iRs. 9,999

Samsung Galaxy M11

Samsung Galaxy M11 was launched on 30th March 2020. Galaxy M11 runs Android 10 it’s available in three stunning colors Black, Metallic Blue, and Violet. Galaxy M11 comes with a triple camera setup at the back with a 13-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 5-megapixel ultra-wide camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a third 2-megapixel depth camera with an f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera setup has autofocus. The front camera has an 8-megapixel lens on the front for selfies and video calling, with an f/2.0 aperture. It can capture 1080p video at 30fps

Specifications of Rear Camera

  • 13MP + 5MP + 2MP Triple camera
  • Digital Zoom
  • HDR
  • LED flash
  • Auto flash
  • Face detection
  • Touch to focus
  • Portrait and panorama mode
  • Video- 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS

Specifications of front camera

  • 8MP selfie camera
  • HDR
  • Video- 1080p@30fps

Motorola E7 Plus

Motorola e7 plus was launched on 23 September 2020. Moto E7 Plus has a dual-camera setup with a 48-megapixel primary camera has an f/1.7 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. It delivers good camera performance in daylight. It takes sharper, brighter photos and videos with a 48 MP dual-camera system. Moto E7 has vision mode which makes sure you get bright and vivid photos even in the dark.

At the front, an 8-megapixel sensor with an f/ 2.2 aperture, which helps you to click a perfect selfie and allows you to do video calling. The depth sensor and main camera gives you portrait pictures like a pro. 

Specifications of rear camera

  • 48MP + 2MP Dual camera
  • HDR
  • LED flash
  • Auto flash
  • Face detection
  • Touch to focus
  • Night Mode
  • Portrait and panorama mode
  • Video- 1080p@30fps

Specifications of front camera

  • 5MP selfie camera
  • HDR
  • Panorama

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

Redmi 9 Prime was launched on 4th August 2020. The phone has a quad-camera with a 13-megapixel primary camera with an f/2.2 aperture; a second 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture; a third 5-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture and a fourth 2-megapixel camera. The front camera comes with an 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 aperture.

Specifications of rear camera

  • 13MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP AI Quad camera
  • 2x Digital Zoom
  • HDR
  • LED flash
  • Auto flash
  • Face detection
  • Touch to focus
  • Portrait and panorama mode
  • Video- 1920x1080p@30fps

Specifications of front camera

  • 8MP selfie camera
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • Video- 1920x1080p@30fps

Realme Narzo 20A

Realme Narzo 20A was launched in India on 21st September 2020. The phone comes with a triple camera setup with a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture and a third 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture. the rear camera comes with features like Super Nightscape, Panoramic, Expert, Timelapse, Portrait Mode. The front camera comes with an 8-megapixel Wide-angle Camera for selfies with an f/2.0 aperture.

Specifications of rear camera

  • 12MP + 2MP + 2MP
  • 10* Digital Zoom
  • HDR
  • LED flash
  • Auto flash
  • Face detection
  • Touch to focus
  • Phase detection autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Portrait and panorama mode
  • Video- 3840x2160p @ 30 fps, 1920x1080p @ 30 fps

Specifications of front camera

  • 8MP selfie camera
  •  Screen flash
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • Video- 1920×1080 @ 30 fps, 1280×720 @ 30 fps

Realme 5i

Realme 5i was launched on 7th January 2020. Realme 5i runs Android 9 and available in two colors. Looking at the camera, realme 5i has an Al quad camera setup. It packs a 12MP primary camera with f/1.8 aperture; an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.25 aperture; a 2MP macro lens with f/2.4 aperture; and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. This setup has autofocus. It has an LED flash. It has a high-resolution camera that gives clear and sharp photos. It enhances a few effects like blur, zoom, and wide-angle photos. It supports 4k recording. The image resolution is up to 4000*3000 pixels. Realme 5i has an 8MP selfie camera with a f/2.0 aperture. It allows you to do video calling and take selfies in low light.

Specifications of rear camera

  • 12MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP Al Quad camera
  • 10* Digital Zoom
  • HDR
  • LED flash
  • Auto flash
  • Face detection
  • Touch to focus
  • Phase detection autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Portrait and panorama mode
  • Video- 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS

Specifications of front camera

  • 8MP selfie camera
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • Video- 1080p@30fps

Honorable Mentions

BrandRupees
Realme C2Rs. 6,990
Realme 3iRs. 8,499
Oppo A5sRs. 8,400
Redmi 8Rs. 8.999
Realme C3Rs. 7,499

Realme C2

Realme C2 was launched on 15th May 2019. As we are concerned about the camera, this phone has Al powered Dual camera setup with Chroma Boost which helps you to take perfectly balanced pictures. It comes with a 13MP primary camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. You can click perfect portrait shots with the Bokeh effect. It supports you to take 1080p video recording and slow-motion video. It also comes with few specifications like HDR, beautification, continuous shooting, etc. The image resolution is up to 4128*3096 pixels.

At the front, Realme C2 has a 5MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture, which helps you to click a decent selfie and allows you to do video calling. You get personalized photography with Al portrait mode using Al selfie camera.

Specifications of rear camera

  • 13MP + 2MP Al powered dual camera
  • LED flash
  • HDR
  • Panorama, Bokeh effect
  • Slow motion video
  • Video- 1080p@30fps
  • Fixed focus
  • Phase detection autofocus
  • Continuous shooting

Specifications of front camera

  • 5MP Al Selfie camera
  • HDR
  • 1080p@30fps video recording

Realme 3i

Realme 3i was launched on 23rd July 2019. This smartphone comes with a 6.22 inch full HD display. Looking at the camera, Realme 3i has dual camera setup packs 13MP primary camera with f/1.8 aperture and 2MP depth sensor. It supports the latest super nightscape which gives perfect pictures of night scenery. Other features like scene recognition, chroma boost, and Al engine give you photos outstanding colors. The rear camera has autofocus but gives you average images in some cases. The image resolution is up to 4128 x 3096 pixels. It has an LED flash and the rear camera enhances blur, zoom, and wide-angle photos.

Realme 3i has a 13MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture which allows you to click perfect selfies and you can enjoy video calling. It can identify multiple face points even your eyelashes.

Specifications of rear camera

  • 13MP + 2MP dual camera
  • 2* Digital zoom
  • Auto flash
  • Face detection
  • Touch to focus
  • Sensor- CMOS
  • Dual LED flash
  • Super nightscape mode
  • Scene recognition
  • Chroma boost
  • Al powered engine
  • HDR
  • 1080p@30fps

Specifications of front camera

  • 13MP selfie camera
  • HDR
  • 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Video calling

Oppo A5s

Oppo A5s was launched on 22nd April 2019. It comes with a 6.2 inch HD display. Oppo A5s has a dual camera, a 13MP primary camera with f/2.2 aperture, and a 2 MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. It supports features like Al face beauty, gender detection, AR sticker, camera filter, HDR, beauty video, etc. The sensor type used here is CMOS. It has LED flash, panorama, portrait modes. For the perfect portraits you can use an amazing Bokeh effect. The image resolution of this phone is 4128 x 3096 pixels.

The selfie camera has 8MP with an f/2.0 aperture. It offers beautification options which give you natural and good selfies in a flash. It also records videos.

Specifications of rear camera

  • 13MP + 2MP dual camera
  • LED flash
  • Panorama, portrait modes
  • 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Al face beauty, gender detection, AR sticker, camera filter, HDR, beauty video
  • Fixed focus
  • Sensor type- CMOS

Specifications of front camera

  • 8MP selfie camera
  • HDR
  • 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Al beauty, background blur, sticker
  • 73 wide angle of front

Xiaomi Redmi 8

Redmi 8 was launched on 24th April 2020, with a snapdragon 439 SoC and a brand new design. Looking at the camera, it has Al dual camera setup with a 12MP primary camera with f/2.0 aperture and a 2MP depth sensor with f/1.8 aperture. It has a dual PD Al portrait mode and an Al scene detection function which allows you to click lifelike photos with impressive details. It has autofocus and it can also record quality videos. It has many features like panorama, portrait, pro, short video, etc. The image resolution is up to 4000*3000 pixels. It improves the skin tone mapping which allows you to capture amazing pictures.

Redmi 8 has an 8MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture, which comes with Al selfie portraits. Both the cameras can record 1080p@30fps video recording.

Specifications of rear camera

  • 12MP + 2MP rear camera
  • Digital zoom
  • Al portrait mode, Al scene detection
  • Auto flash
  • Face detection
  • Touch to focus
  • Exmor-RS CMOS sensor
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • LED flash
  • 1080p@30fps video recording

Specifications of front camera

  • 8MP selfie camera
  • HDR
  • Al selfie portrait mode
  • 1080p@30fps video recording

Realme C3

Realme c3 was launched on 6th February 2020. It has Al dual camera, a 12MP primary camera with f/1.8 aperture, and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. It has LED flash and phase detection autofocus. It can capture a variety of scenes for the best picture even when the light is poor. Bokeh portraits are a feature of it where it allows you to capture beautiful pictures. The image resolution is up to 4128*3096 pixels. On the front, it has a 5MP front camera with f/2.4 aperture, which allows you to capture perfect selfies. Both the camera has 1080p@30fps video recording.

Specifications of rear camera

  • 12MP + 2MP dual camera
  • LED flash
  • HDR
  • Chroma boost
  • Panorama, portrait, timelapse, slow- motion, nightscape, continuous capture modes
  • 1080p@30fps
  • Auto flash, face detection, touch to focus

Specifications of front camera

  • 5MP selfie camera
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • 1080p@30fps
  • Timer
  • Gesture
  • Beauty
  • Filter
  • Panorama, Portrait, Timelapse

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