phonecurry recommendation list ™  best phones in Rs. 12,000 - 18,000, available in India

1-10 of 99 phones sorted in order of recommendation 
(last update: May 27, 2015)
#1
Xiaomi Mi4 16GB
price Rs. 17,999 onwards
launch Feb, 2015
current magic score [?]
92.1
excellent value-for-money
recommended buy
#2
Xiaomi Mi4i
price Rs. 12,999 onwards
launch Apr, 2015
current magic score [?]
91.7
excellent value-for-money
recommended buy
#3
LG Magna
price Rs. 14,488 onwards
launch Apr, 2015
current magic score [?]
80.9
very good value-for-money
recommended buy
#4
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML (2GB RAM, 16GB, 1.8 GHz)
price Rs. 15,499 onwards
launch May, 2015
current magic score [?]
79.6
very good value-for-money
recommended buy
#5
MEIZU M1 Note
price Rs. 14,499 onwards
launch May, 2015
current magic score [?]
78.6
very good value-for-money
recommended buy
#6
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML (2GB RAM, 16GB, 1.8 GHz)
price Rs. 14,999 onwards
launch May, 2015
current magic score [?]
77.8
very good value-for-money
recommended buy
#7
Microsoft Lumia 640 XL Dual SIM
price Rs. 14,999 onwards
launch Apr, 2015
current magic score [?]
76.3
very good value-for-money
recommended buy
#8
LG Spirit
price Rs. 12,222 onwards
launch Apr, 2015
current magic score [?]
73.4
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#9
Lenovo P70
price Rs. 14,749 onwards
launch Apr, 2015
current magic score [?]
72.2
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#10
Samsung Galaxy S4
price Rs. 16,499 onwards
launch Apr, 2013
current magic score [?]
71.8
good value-for-money
recommended buy