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

1-10 of 84 phones sorted in order of recommendation 
(last update: April 02, 2015)
#1
Micromax Canvas Gold A300
price Rs. 17,999 onwards
launch Jun, 2014
current magic score [?]
80.6
very good value-for-money
recommended buy
#2
ZTE Grand S II
price Rs. 13,999 onwards
launch Dec, 2014
current magic score [?]
76.0
very good value-for-money
recommended buy
#3
Nokia Lumia 730 Dual SIM
price Rs. 12,199 onwards
launch Oct, 2014
current magic score [?]
73.5
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#4
Micromax Canvas Selfie A255
price Rs. 14,062 onwards
launch Feb, 2015
current magic score [?]
70.9
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#5
Motorola Moto G (Gen 2) 16GB
price Rs. 12,999 onwards
launch Sep, 2014
current magic score [?]
70.7
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#6
Karbonn Titanium Hexa
price Rs. 12,989 onwards
launch Jul, 2014
current magic score [?]
70.4
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#7
Micromax Canvas Nitro A310
price Rs. 12,300 onwards
launch Sep, 2014
current magic score [?]
69.7
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#8
Asus Zenfone 6
price Rs. 15,954 onwards
launch Jul, 2014
current magic score [?]
69.7
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#9
Samsung Galaxy S4
price Rs. 17,999 onwards
launch Apr, 2013
current magic score [?]
69.5
good value-for-money
recommended buy
#10
Huawei Honor 6
price Rs. 17,999 onwards
launch Oct, 2014
current magic score [?]
68.4
good value-for-money
recommended buy