Need a fast processor? Do not have enough money to spend? Here are the top 10 desktop processors for your PC under Rs.10,000

With evolution technology, processors have become much smaller faster. These days they drive immense power and have intense graphics as well.

That’s why today’s gen processors have become increasingly productive. Cheaper processors too these days deliver immense power. They can rightly be used in home PCs and in offices…

With AMD’s Vega integrated graphics processors, things have changed for gamers particularly. Also, Intel’s new 8th gen processors have good core count and a high boost as well.

Now, choosing the right one under a low budget seems pretty difficult. So we thought to make another post on cheap processors under Rs.10,000.

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Well, we will tell you which one is best for your purpose as well. So here are our picks:


10. Intel Core 2 Quad Processor Q6600

Price: Rs.1,249



  • 8M Cache,
  • 2.40 GHz,
  • This processor is compatible only with G31, G33, G35, G41, G43 & G45 Series motherboard
  • 1066 MHz FSB OEM Tray


The cheapest and best quad-core processor at this price. Though it may be old, with its large cache and 4 cores it will still perform quite well. If paired with a good graphics card like GT 1030 it may deliver superior gaming performance…

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9. AMD AD9500AHABBOX AM4 SocketProcessor

Price: Rs.3,299



  • AM4 socket which supports DDR4 RAM
  • 3GHz Base and 3.4GHz Max Clock Speed
  • Unclocked processor
  • GPU Type: Radeon R5 series
  • Turbo core technology, enhanced virus protection, MAD virtualization technology
  • AMD 64 bit technology
  • 35 Watt TDP
  • PCI-Express 3.0 interface


The cheapest AMD processor that is supported on an AM4 platform. With DDR4 RAM support & with a 3GHz clock speed its the best performer in that segment. It is also overclockable up to 3.4GHz and has Radeon R5 Graphics… With a low TDP of 35W, it is the best entry-level performer in that price…

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8. Intel Pentium G4400 Skylake Dual-Core 3.3GHz Desktop Processor

Price: Rs.3,860



  • 14nm Skylake 65W
  • 3.3 GHz Clock Speed
  • 3MB L3 Cache
  • DDR4 SDRAM Support
  • 2 x 256KB L2 Cache
  • Intel HD Graphics 510
  • LGA 1151 Chipset


Though this processor maybe 2 years old, it is value for money. With its dual-core and an HD Graphics 510 at Rs.3.8k, it’s not a bad deal. It can be used for home computing and surfing the web…

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7. Intel G4560 7th Generation Pentium Dual Core Processor

Price: Rs.4,635


Top 10 desktop processors under Rs.10,000


  • LGA1151, Supports Intel 110, 150, 170, 250, 270 Chipsets with DDR4 Support
  • 3.5 GHz Clock speed
  • 2 cores with 4 threads
  • Intel® HD Graphics 610
  • DDR4 SDRAM Support
  • Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
  • Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
  • 3MB of cache


This is one of the best Pentium processors till now. With a 3.5GHz clock speed and 4 threads, it is the best budget dual-core processor. It can be used for home and office computing. It is also good for gaming and other productivity works…

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6. AMD Ryzen 3 1200 Desktop Processor

Price: Rs.6,149


Top 10 desktop processors under Rs.10,000


  • 3.4 GHz Precision Boost (up to 3.45 GHz with XFR)
  • True quad-core, unlocked CPU architecture
  • Includes AMD Wraith Stealth cooler
  • DDR4 SDRAM Support
  • A future-proof, VR-Ready platform
  • Large 10MB total cache
  • AM4 Motherboard compatible


The cheapest and the best budget Ryzen out of the lot. With overclockable support and having a large 10MB large cache, it is best for multi-core works. It is a beast for gaming and with the AM4 platform, you will be secured for next few years as well…

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5. Intel Core i3-6100 Socket LGA 1151 Processor

Price: Rs.8,000


Top 10 desktop processors under Rs.10,000


  • Compatible Chipsets: Intel H170 chipset, Intel H110 chipset, Intel Z170 chipset, Intel Q170 chipset, Intel Q150 chipset and Intel B150 chipset
  • 3MB cache
  • 14nm architecture
  • DDR4 SDRAM Support
  • Processor Graphics: Intel HD 530 graphics
  • Frequency: 3.7GHz


Though its old, it is still used widely for home computing. Playing games may not be that fruitful, but it’s quite good for watching videos, surfing and other home and office works…

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4. Intel BX80677I37100 Core i3-7100 Socket LGA 1151 Processor

Price: Rs.8,575


Top 10 desktop processors under Rs.10,000


  • Socket LGA 1151
  • Intel HD 630 graphics
  • Frequency: 3.9GHz
  • Cache: 3MB
  • Intel Kaby Lake platform
  • DDR4 SDRAM Support


This 7th gen core i3 is truly stellar, with its just price and good performance it is widely recommended for those who want to make a home PC and want to use Intel for their rig. Its gaming performance is also quite impressive if paired with a good graphics card like GT 1050. Also, it’s motherboards are now widely available at cheaper prices…

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3. AMD Ryzen 3 1300X Desktop Processor

Price: Rs.7,296


Top 10 desktop processors under Rs.10,000


  • 3.5 GHz base clock with support up to 3.7GHz
  • True quad-core, unlocked CPU architecture
  • Includes AMD Wraith Stealth cooler
  • A future-proof, VR-Ready platform
  • Large 10MB total cache
  • 65W TDP
  • AM4 Motherboard compatible


It is a good Ryzen processor with a 3.5 GHz base clock and overclockable support. With a large 10MB cache and widely available motherboards, this is the best Ryzen if you want performance and productivity all-together at this price…

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2. AMD APU Ryzen 3 2200G Desktop Processor

Price: Rs.8,376


Top 10 desktop processors under Rs.10,000


  • 4 Cores and 4 Threads
  • 8 GPU Cores
  • 3.5GHz Base Clock and boost up to 3.7 GHz
  • AMD SenseMI Technology
  • AMD Ryzen™ Master Utility
  • Enmotus FuzeDrive™ for AMD Ryzen™
  • Radeon™ Software
  • Radeon™ FreeSync Technology
  • 1100 MHz Graphics Frequency
  • 4MB Cache


This is 2018’s best budget Ryzen processor so far… It has good performance, a good amount of inbuilt graphics. So, at its price, this one is the must-have quad-core performance processor. It can be used for gaming, editing, and other productive works…

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1. Intel 8th Generation i3 8100 Socket LGA 1151 Processor

Price: Rs. 9,549


Top 10 desktop processors under Rs.10,000


  • Frequency: 3.600 GHz; Bus type: DMI 3.0
  • Intel 8th Generation Coffee Lake Microarchitecture
  • Cores: 4; Threads: 4
  • Intel Chipset 300 Series supported Motherboard
  • DDR4-2400 and above memory supported
  • 65 Watt TDP
  • up to 1100 MHz Graphics Frequency
  • 6MB Smart Cache


Now here comes our Intel star. This is the first Intel’s Core i3 processor to have 4 cores and 4 threads. With a 6MB cache and good graphics memory, it is best for gaming, editing and all productive works. But, the 8th gen motherboards seems to be expensive than the AM4 ones used for Ryzens.

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Both the Ryzen 2200G and Intel core i3 8th gen seem to be the best ones and are neck to neck. You can go for any of them if your planning to buy a great budget processor for your PC…

So, here were our top suggestions of processors under the budget segment Rs.10,000. Hope that you can make a right choice while buying any of them…

The chart is purely made on basis of productivity of the processor, and on their price to performance ratio…

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