Home Tech Editorials List of Smartphones with Notch Under P10k

List of Smartphones with Notch Under P10k


2018 continues to be the year of the notch. As much as we hate it, manufacturers can’t stop releasing phones with a notch. It even trickled down to the budget segment; hence, the list of smartphones with a notch under Php10,000.

List of Best Phones with a notch for below $200 price

Vivo Y81 / Vivo Y81i – Php8,999 / Php7,999


Both handsets are currently on sale via Vivo’s website. The Y81 features a MediaTek Helio P22 2.0 GHz Octa-Core with 3GB RAM/32GB expandable storage while the Y81i packs a MediaTek MT6761 2.0Ghz Quad-Core with 2GB RAM/16GB expandable storage.

Vivo Y81i now official at P7,990 in the Philippines

Vivo launched the Y81 with 6.22-inch display, Helio P22 & 3260mAh battery

Oppo A3s – Php6,990


Available through Lazada, Oppo A3s comes with a decent Snapdragon 450 Octa-core with 2GB RAM / 16GB expandable storage complete with dual rear camera and a large 4230mAh battery.

OPPO A3s launched with 6.2-inch display and 4230 mAh battery

Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite – Php8,860


Originally Php9,990, the mid-range Mi A2 Lite is now cheaper through Lazada for its 3GB RAM / 32GB variant while the 4GB / 64GB is at Php10,225. It features a Snapdragon 625 Octa-Core, dual rear camera, and 4000mAh battery.

Xiaomi Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite officially announced: Full Specs, PH Price

List of smartphones with notch under $300 (Approx. Php16, 000)

If you think we missed something, let us know in the comment section below.

Specs  Vivo Y81/Y81i Oppo A3s Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite
Display 6.22 inch IPS LCD, 19:9 ratio, 720 x 1520 resolution, ~270, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 6.2 inch IPS LCD, 19:9 ratio, 720 x 1520 resolution, ~271ppi 5.84 inch IPS LCD, 19:9, 1080 x 2280 resolution, ~432ppi
Dimensions 155.1 x 75 x 7.8 mm 156.2 x 75.6 x 8.2 mm 149.3 x 71.7 x 8.8 mm
Chipset Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12nm)

MediaTek MT6761 (Y81i)

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 (14nm) Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (14nm)
GPU PowerVR GE8320 Adreno 506 Adreno 506
Memory/RAM 32 GB, 3/4 GB RAM + microSD, up to 256 GB

16GB, 2GB (Y81i)

16 GB, 2 GB RAM + microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) 64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM +microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Main Camera 13 MP, f/2.2, PDAF

[email protected]

13 MP, f/2.2, AF
2 MP, f/2.4, depth [email protected]
12 MP, f/2.2, 1.25 μm, PDAF
5 MP, f/2.2, 1.12 μm, depth [email protected] (gyro-EIS)
Front Camera 5 MP, f/2.2 8 MP, f/2.2 5 MP, f/2.0

[email protected]

Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, BT 5.0, A2DP, LE, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, audio jack, microUSB 2.0 audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot, BT 4.2, A2DP, LE, A-GPS, FM radio, microUSB 2.0 with USB on-the-go support audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, BT 4.2, A2DP, LE, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, microUSB 2.0
Battery Non-removable Li-Po 3260 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 4230 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
OS Funtouch OS 4.0 (Android 8.1 Oreo) Color OS 5.1 (Android 8.1 Oreo) Android One (Android 8.1 Oreo)
Official Price in Philippine pesos Php8,990(Y81)


Php6,990 Php8,860
epson banner ad

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.