TOP 10 Best 4GB RAM Mobiles Under 12000 in India 2019

Updated on 2019-05-05 by Sylvester Avijit Gomes

Looking for a phone under 12000 which can handle multitasking like a pro? Check out our list of top 10 best 4GB RAM mobiles under 12000 in India. We have covered the latest and best phones from brands like Redmi, Asus, Realme, Samsung, Motorola and Honor. All these phones come with 4GB RAM and 64GB of storage and will handle multitasking and gaming without any issues. Most of the phones look very premium as they have gradient glass back design with dual rear cameras. The display size is 6.2 to 6.4 inches with a notch on top.

1. Realme 3 64GB

3 64GB

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 60 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 256 GB
  • 6.22 inch HD+ Display 720p
  • Back Camera: 13MP + 2MP Dual Camera
  • Front Camera: 8MP
  • 4230mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Black, Dynamic Black Colors

Realme 3 comes with a powerful MediaTek Helios P70 processor, a beautiful and well finished smartphone but does not bring anything extraordinary to the table. It faces competition from many phones in this segment of under 9000 and does not completely outcast them to be a clear winner. It is good for the price point but not compared to Redmi Note 7 available at Rs. 9999

Powerful Processor, Superior Looks, Dedicated SD card Slot, Good Battery Backup make it one of the best 4GB RAM mobiles under 12000.

Pros: What's great?

  • Realme 3 comes powered with a powerful Helio P70 processor
  • The phone looks beautiful with the notch type design at front and a gradient color scheme at back
  • Battery backup of around 1.5 days with 4230 mAh capacity
  • Dedicated SD card slot available to expand the memory upto 256 GB.

Cons: What's bad?

  • The screen has a resolution of HD+ which should have been Full HD.
  • No 4K video support available on the camera

Realme 3 64GB Ratings

Performance Rating of 3 64GB is 8/10

Performance

Design Rating of 3 64GB is 8/10

Design

Battery Rating of 3 64GB is 10/10

Battery

Camera Rating of 3 64GB is 8/10

Camera

Software Rating of 3 64GB is 7/10

Software

Value for money rating of 3 64GB is 9/10

Value For Money

2. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7

Redmi Note 7

Specs:

  • 3 GB RAM | 32 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 256 GB
  • 6.3 inch Full HD Plus Display 1080p
  • Back Camera: 12MP + 5MP Dual Camera
  • Front Camera: 13MP
  • 4000mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Onyx Black, Ruby Red, Sapphire Blue Colors

Redmi Note 7 is a brilliant value for money device for a budget segment. It comes with immersive looks clubbed with a powerful processor and a decent camera that clicks beautiful pictures given the price range of under 10000. Fast charging and a massive battery addition makes it the best phone in the under 10000 price range.

Positives like Beautiful Design, Excellent Camera Quality, Supports Fast Charging, Huge Battery Backup make it one of the best phone under 12000.

Pros: What's great?

  • Note 7 comes with beautiful gradient color looks
  • Powered by Snapdragon 660 which is a powerful processor for a budget range device.
  • Type C port and support for Quick charge 4.0 for fast charging.
  • Camera performance is decent with the images being crisp and good color accuracy.
  • 4000 mAh battery easily provides a backup of more than 1.5 days.

Cons: What's bad?

  • Fast charger not available in the box.
  • Hybrid sim slot so you can either use it as a dual sim device or expand the storage

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Ratings

Performance Rating of Redmi Note 7 is 9/10

Performance

Design Rating of Redmi Note 7 is 10/10

Design

Battery Rating of Redmi Note 7 is 10/10

Battery

Camera Rating of Redmi Note 7 is 8/10

Camera

Software Rating of Redmi Note 7 is 7/10

Software

Value for money rating of Redmi Note 7 is 10/10

Value For Money

3. Samsung M20

M20

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 256 GB
  • 6.3 inch Full HD Display 1080p
  • Back Camera: 13MP+5MP Dual
  • Front Camera: 8MP
  • 5000mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Black, Blue Colors

Samsung M20 is a great phone under 15000. It looks great, the display is gorgeous, the battery backup is excellent, processor handles multitasking well and there is a dedicated MicroSD slot to increase the storage. Except gaming, everything is great in this phone so go for it if your budget is around 12000 and 13000.

Things like Nice Design and Beautiful Display, Dual Camera with Wide Angle Lens, Excellent Battery Backup, Fast Charging make it a great option in this price range.

Pros: What's great?

  • The glossy back design and the Infinity V display with thin bezels look great.
  • The 5000 mAh battery gives 2 days of battery backup with medium usage.
  • The phones comes with a Type C port and a fast charger is included in the box.
  • The front and rear camera performs well in daylight conditions. Wide angle lens can take some interesting pictures.
  • The phones comes with a dedicated MicroSD Slot using which storage can be expanded by up to 256GB.

Cons: What's bad?

  • The software is bloated and comes with a lot of preinstalled applications.

Samsung M20 Ratings

Performance Rating of M20 is 8/10

Performance

Design Rating of M20 is 8/10

Design

Battery Rating of M20 is 10/10

Battery

Camera Rating of M20 is 8/10

Camera

Software Rating of M20 is 7/10

Software

Value for money rating of M20 is 9/10

Value For Money

4. Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

Zenfone Max Pro M2

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 2048 GB
  • 6.26 inch Full HD+ Display 1080p
  • Back Camera: 12MP + 5MP Dual Camera
  • Front Camera: 13MP
  • 5000mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Blue, Titanium Colors

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 is a great smartphone that comes with a Full HD display, a powerful Snapdragon 660 processor and huge battery backup with 5000 mAh capacity. There is a dedicated SD card support and the camera has seen a lot of improvements. Overall with attractive design and pricing, it is a good option to choose for best phone under 15k budget.

Solid Build Quality, Powerful Processor, Good Camera Performance, Huge Battery Backup make it a great option under 15000 with 4GB RAM.

Pros: What's great?

  • Powerful Snapdragon 660 processor with solid build quality.
  • Sharp display with Full HD Plus resolution and a attractive notch design.
  • Stock Android upgraded to Android Pie with minimum bloatware.
  • Good rear and front camera setup for sharp images. Rear camera supports 4K video recording.
  • Huge battery backup of 1.5 to 2 days with 5000 mAh battery.

Cons: What's bad?

  • No Type C port available. Fast charging not supported.

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 Ratings

Performance Rating of Zenfone Max Pro M2 is 9/10

Performance

Design Rating of Zenfone Max Pro M2 is 8/10

Design

Battery Rating of Zenfone Max Pro M2 is 10/10

Battery

Camera Rating of Zenfone Max Pro M2 is 8/10

Camera

Software Rating of Zenfone Max Pro M2 is 9/10

Software

Value for money rating of Zenfone Max Pro M2 is 9/10

Value For Money

5. Honor 8C

8C

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 256 GB
  • 6.2 inch HD Display 720p
  • Back Camera: 13MP+2MP Dual
  • Front Camera: 8MP
  • 4000mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Black, Blue Colors

Honor 8C is a good phone overall but not the best one. The multitasking performance is decent, battery is excellent and the camera is good but the HD display and bloatware are the major cons. Go for it only if you love Honor and have a budget of around 12000 or 13000. If you can spend a bit more, go for Honor 8X which is a much better deal overall.

Nice Finish on Back, Decent Processor, Good Battery Backup, Dedicated MicroSD Slot make it one of our favorite 4GB RAM phones.

Pros: What's great?

  • The glossy back has a nice black and blue gradient which looks different.
  • The phone comes with the latest Snapdragon 632 chipset which performs well.
  • The sim tray is triple slot so you can use 2 Sim cards and a MicroSD at the same time.
  • The battery backup is excellent. It will give 1.5 day of backup on single charge.

Cons: What's bad?

  • The display resolution is just HD+ and it doesn't look great.
  • There are a lot of preinstalled applications.
  • The camera performance is decent in both daylight and low light conditions.

Honor 8C Ratings

Performance Rating of 8C is 8/10

Performance

Design Rating of 8C is 8/10

Design

Battery Rating of 8C is 10/10

Battery

Camera Rating of 8C is 8/10

Camera

Software Rating of 8C is 7/10

Software

Value for money rating of 8C is 7/10

Value For Money

6. Realme U1

U1

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 256 GB
  • 6.3 inch Full HD+ Display 1080p
  • Back Camera: 13MP+2MP Dual
  • Front Camera: 25MP
  • 3500mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Black, Blue Colors

If you are looking for a great selfie phone under Rs. 15000? Then Realme U1 is the one you should buy. The front camera is great, the rear camera is decent as well. The screen to body ratio is over 90% and the phone looks and feels nice in hand. Helio P70 is a powerful chipset and you are not going to feel any lag. Overall, it is a good phone under 15000.

Pros like Nice Design, Beautiful Display, Powerful Processor, Great Selfie Camera make it one of the best 4GB RAM mobiles under 12000.

Pros: What's great?

  • The phone is well built and feels nice in hand.
  • The screen to body ratio is over 90% which is excellent.
  • Helio P70 is a powerful and efficient processor and is able to hand multitasking with ease.
  • The front camera takes beautiful selfies in day light conditions.

Cons: What's bad?

  • ColorOS is bloated and comes with a lot of customizations.

Realme U1 Ratings

Performance Rating of U1 is 9/10

Performance

Design Rating of U1 is 8/10

Design

Battery Rating of U1 is 8/10

Battery

Camera Rating of U1 is 9/10

Camera

Software Rating of U1 is 7/10

Software

Value for money rating of U1 is 9/10

Value For Money

7. Redmi Note 6 Pro

Note 6 Pro

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 128 GB
  • 6.2 inch Full HD+ Display 1080p
  • Back Camera: 12MP + 5MP Dual
  • Front Camera: 20MP+2MP Dual
  • 4000mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Black, Blue, Red, Rose Gold Colors

Redmi Note 6 Pro has a lot in similar with the Redmi Note 5 Pro which was a bestseller for Xiaomi and has sold more than 10M units in India. Note 6 Pro is a good smartphone but not a big upgrade over the previous version. There's nothing wrong with the device, the camera performance is good, battery is excellent, multitasking is a breeze. If you have Note 5 Pro, don't upgrade. If you are using some other device and need a new phone under 15000, then Note 6 Pro is a good option.

Solid Build, Decent Design, Good Camera Performance, 2 Day Battery Backup make it one of the best phone under 12000.

Pros: What's great?

  • The metal unibody design is a bit boring now but the build quality is good and phone feels nice in hand.
  • The camera performance is good in both outdoor and indoor low light conditions.
  • The 4000 mAh battery will last for 2 days with low to medium usage.
  • Snapdragon 636 chipset works well and handles multitasking without any issues.
  • The device supports fast charging.

Cons: What's bad?

  • It comes with a hybrid sim slot so you cannot increase the storage while using 2 sim cards.
  • Fast charger not included in the box.

Redmi Note 6 Pro Ratings

Performance Rating of Note 6 Pro is 9/10

Performance

Design Rating of Note 6 Pro is 8/10

Design

Battery Rating of Note 6 Pro is 10/10

Battery

Camera Rating of Note 6 Pro is 9/10

Camera

Software Rating of Note 6 Pro is 7/10

Software

Value for money rating of Note 6 Pro is 9/10

Value For Money

8. Realme 2 Pro

2 Pro

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 256 GB
  • 6.3 inch Full HD Plus Display 1080p
  • Back Camera: 16MP + 2MP Dual Camera
  • Front Camera: 16MP
  • 3500mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Black Sea, Blue Ocean, Ice Lake Colors

Realme 2 Pro is an excellent smartphone. It comes with latest design, powerful hardware and offers great value for money. If you are looking to buy a smartphone at around Rs. 15000 then this is the best you can get.

Positives like Beautiful DewDrop Notch Design, Snapdragon 660, Beautiful Camera Pictures, Fingerprint and Face Unlocking make it a great option in this price range.

Pros: What's great?

  • Beautiful teardrop notch display with a Full HD Plus resolution.
  • Powerful Snapdragon 660 makes it a super powerhouse to deliver a non stop performance.
  • Camera clicks beautiful images in both day and low light conditions. AI beauty and Portrait mode available.
  • Dedicated SD card slot to expand the storage with proper Dual sim usage.
  • Supports Fingerprint and Face Unlocking which are very very quick and accurate.

Cons: What's bad?

  • Color OS is not the best UI, has bloatware and should not the top choice for a smartphone like Realme 2 Pro.
  • No USB Type C or support for fast charging.

Realme 2 Pro Ratings

Performance Rating of 2 Pro is 9/10

Performance

Design Rating of 2 Pro is 9/10

Design

Battery Rating of 2 Pro is 8/10

Battery

Camera Rating of 2 Pro is 9/10

Camera

Software Rating of 2 Pro is 7/10

Software

Value for money rating of 2 Pro is 10/10

Value For Money

9. Honor 9N

9N

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 256 GB
  • 5.8 inch Full HD Plus Display 1080p
  • Back Camera: 13MP + 2MP Dual Camera
  • Front Camera: 16MP
  • 3000mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Sapphire Blue, Robin Egg Blue, Midnight Black,Lavender Purple Colors

Honor 9N is the first smartphone from Honor under 15000 with a notch. If you are looking for a phone with extraordinary looks and design and not much into very high end usage, you will fall in love with Honor 9N instantly.

Things like Stunning Design, Notch FULL HD+ Display, Beautiful Camera Images, Face Unlocking make it a great option under 15000 with 4GB RAM.

Pros: What's great?

  • Stunning notch display with a beautiful glass back design.
  • Full HD Plus screen resolution. Crisp and perfect colour reproduction.
  • Both rear and front camera captures good shots and supports bokeh modes.
  • Fingerprint and Face Unlocking work smoothly and accurately.

Cons: What's bad?

  • Kirin 659 is not the best chipset. For 15k, a better chipset could have been preferred.

Honor 9N Ratings

Performance Rating of 9N is 8/10

Performance

Design Rating of 9N is 8/10

Design

Battery Rating of 9N is 8/10

Battery

Camera Rating of 9N is 8/10

Camera

Software Rating of 9N is 8/10

Software

Value for money rating of 9N is 10/10

Value For Money

10. Redmi Y2 64GB

Y2 64GB

Specs:

  • 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM | MicroSD upto 128 GB
  • 6 inch HD+ Display 720p
  • Back Camera: 12MP+5MP Dual
  • Front Camera: 16MP
  • 3080mAh Battery
  • Dual Sim Device
  • Available in Grey, Gold, Rose Gold Colors

Redmi Y2 comes with similar internal hardware which we saw on Redmi Note 5. The battery capacity and display resolution is lower than Redmi Note 5 and the cameras are much better than Redmi Note 5. Go for it if you use camera a lot.

Large Display, Solid Build, Good Front and Rear Camera, Dedicated MicroSD Slot make it one of our favorite 4GB RAM phones.

Pros: What's great?

  • The build of the phone is solid and phone feels good in hand.
  • The 6 inch 18:9 aspect ratio display is bright with good colors and viewing angles.
  • The rear dual camera and selfie camera performance is good.
  • Dedicated MicroSD slot is available to increase the storage by up to 128GB.
  • Performance is good and there is no lag in day to day usage.

Cons: What's bad?

  • Battery is just 3080 mAh and would last for a day on single charge.
  • The display resolution is HD 720p only.

Redmi Y2 64GB Ratings

Performance Rating of Y2 64GB is 8/10

Performance

Design Rating of Y2 64GB is 8/10

Design

Battery Rating of Y2 64GB is 8/10

Battery

Camera Rating of Y2 64GB is 9/10

Camera

Software Rating of Y2 64GB is 7/10

Software

Value for money rating of Y2 64GB is 10/10

Value For Money

Here is the summary list of TOP 10 Best 4GB RAM Mobiles Under 12000 in India 2019

Realme 3 64GB: 4GB RAM, 60GB Storage, 13MP Camera, 4230mAh Battery
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7: 3GB RAM, 32GB Storage, 12MP Camera, 4000mAh Battery
Samsung M20: 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, 13MP Camera, 5000 mAh Battery
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2: 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, 12MP Camera, 5000mAh Battery
Honor 8C: 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, 13MP Camera, 4000 mAh Battery
Realme U1: 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, 13MP Camera, 3500 mAh Battery
Redmi Note 6 Pro: 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, 12MP Camera, 4000 mAh Battery
Realme 2 Pro: 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, 16MP Camera, 3500mAh Battery
Honor 9N: 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, 13MP Camera, 3000mAh Battery
Redmi Y2 64GB: 4GB RAM, 64GB Storage, 12MP Camera, 3080mAh Battery