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7 Best Water Purifiers Under 10000 In India (Updated 2021)

Looking for a new water purifier, but have a limited budget of Rs 10000? 

Don’t worry! Water purifiers are not that expensive anymore! Currently more than 50 water purifier models are priced under Rs 10000 in Indian e-commerce websites.

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We did an intensive research on all the available models and came up with a list of 8 best water purifiers under 10000, so that you don’t need to go through 50+ models. In that process, we tested multiple models and analysed more than 250 reviews from multiple e-commerce sites and consumer review sites like mouthshut.com to make sure that our review and selection is authentic and unbiased.

If you are purchasing a water purifier for the first time, I advise you to read our water purifier buying guide before buying one. It is because different kinds of purifiers are made for different kinds of localities and water sources. 

Let’s stop the fluff and get started with the real content.

Best Water Purifiers Under 10000 In India

No.Model NameTechnologies
1Eureka Forbes Aquaguard Amaze Water PurifierRO+UV
2HUL Pureit Advanced Water PurifierRO+MF
3Hindware Elara Water PurifierRO+UV+UF
4Faber Galaxy Plus Water PurifierRO+UV+UF
5Kent Ultra Storage Water PurifierUV + UF
6Eureka Forbes Aquaguard Aquaflo DX Water PurifierUV
7Livpure Glo Water PurifierRO+UV

Disclaimer: Price of the products are subject to change without any further notice. KitchenSet and partner e-commerce sites do not hold any responsibility for the price changes in future. This list is based on the price updated on 06 August 2020.

If you want to know how we create lists, check out our About Us page where we disclosed our selection process in full detail.

Now let’s have a deeper look into each of the models from the list in detail with the help of their benefits, pros and cons.

1. Eureka Forbes Aquaguard Amaze Water Purifier

Eureka Forbes Aquaguard Amaze Water Purifier

Aquaguard Amaze comes with a multi-stage water purification mechanism including industry-standard technologies like Reverse Osmosis (RO), Ultrafiltration (UF) and Ultra Violet (UV) with TDS controller.

It has a 7-litre storage tank to store the purified water. This model can be wall-mounted or table-mounted as per your kitchen layout.

Check out at all the benefits Eureka Forbes Aquaguard Amaze water purifier provides.

What benefits do you get?

  • The multi-stage filtration process proceeds in the order i-Filter, Chemi Block, Taste Adjuster, RO, UF,  Post Carbon cartridge and then finally UV treatment.  The functionalities of each of these filters are explained below.
  • Dust, mud, sand and similar suspended particles are removed using i-Filter technology.
  • This water purifier blocks all the organic impurities and chlorine with the help of Chemi Block technology. 
  • Taste Adjuster or MTDS adjusts the taste of output water based on the input source.
  • The Mineral Cartridge retains all the minerals like calcium and magnesium which are present in the water. Also, it removes all the dead organic impurities and also polishes the water for a sparkling look.
  • Reverse Osmosis reduces TDS value and eliminates heavy metals, bacterias, viruses, etc.
  • Ultra Filtration is done by passing water through a capillary tube filter which removes microorganisms like viruses and bacterias.
  • As a final stage, water is passed through a UV chamber which ensures every drop of water coming out of the purifier is pure.
  • Once the tank is full, the water purifier automatically turns off to save energy.
  • LED indicators with different colours for different situations like a tank full, low purifying, etc.
  • Since it utilizes RO, UF and UV techniques you can use this purifier with all types of water sources like borewell, municipal water, etc.

Few things to keep in mind.

  • Your purchase is eligible for free installation by Forges engineers.
  • Check your input water’s TDS value before purchasing any water purifier.
  • It can be used for water having TDS value ranging from 500 to 2500.
  • Since it is a RO purifier, it will throw out a lot of wastewater while purifying, so collect the wastewater and use it for other applications like cleaning utensils, washing clothes, etc.
  • Physical Dimensions: 30cms (Length) X 23.8cms (Width) X 43 cms (Height), kindly verify available space at your home before making a purchase.
  • If the water source does not have enough pressure, you might have to purchase a booster pump which costs Rs 2000.
  • This model does not come with a pre-filter, so if you want to increase the life of the internal filter purchase a pre-filter separate.
  • The average life of the filter system is 6000L and you need to change once you reach that level. But it varies according to the input water’s TDS value.
  • Annual maintenance cost can be somewhere in the range of Rs 2000 to 4000 depending on the TDS value of your water source. If TDS is on the higher end, you might have to change the filter once in 5 or 6 months.

Few things you’ll love.

  • Additional purification with Ultrafiltration(UF)
  • Mineral guard retains all minerals
  • Water tastes good
  • Energy saving mode (Auto power off)
  • Can be used for all water sources
  • LED indicators for different situations
  • Premium look and design
  • Durable build with ith food-grade plastic
  • 1 year of comprehensive warranty

Few things you might not like.

  • Water wastage is very high
  • High maintenance cost
  • No pre filter included
  • Poor customer service in certain areas

Included In Package: Water Purifier, Installation kit and User Manual and Warranty.

2. HUL Pureit Advanced Water Purifier

HUL Pureit Advanced Water Purifier

Pureit Advanced is a series of water purifiers with different combinations of water purification technologies. The only common technology used in all the models is RO.

The three different models currently available in e-commerce stores are RO+UV, RO+MF and RO+UV+MP where the first one is least expensive and the last one is the most expensive. You can select the model depending on your input water source.

The basic features of all the models include multi-stage purification, TDS removal up to 1800 ppm, 5 litres of storage capacity, etc

Have a look at all the benefits HUL Pureit Advanced RO purifier has to offer.

What benefits do you get?

  • Every model has a six-stage purification system which eliminates all the possible impurities present in the water.
  • The six-stage process of Advanced RO+UV purifier includes different filters like pre-sediment filter, pre-RO carbon filter, post-carbon sediment filter, reverse osmosis membrane (RO), UV process and post-RO carbon filter
  • The six-stage process of Advanced RO+MF purifier also has all the above filters, but the microfiltration process is used instead of the UV process.
  • In the RO+UV+MP model, the different filters used are pre-sediment filter, pre-RO carbon filter, mini-filter, reverse osmosis membrane, UV process and post-RO carbon filter.
  • Both RO+MF and RO+UV models can turn hard water with up to 1800 ppm to soft water whereas RO+UV+MP models can work up to 2000 ppm because of additional filtration.
  • All the three models have 5 litres of water storage tank, which is sufficient for medium-sized families.
  • All three models can provide 9 to 12 litres of purified RO water in an hour, which is comparable to the majority of models from competitors in this price range.
  • It also comes with a voltage fluctuation guard which protects the purifier and its filters from sudden voltage fluctuations within the range of 100 Volts to 280 Volts.
  • The whole body of these purifiers are made with highly durable food-grade and non-toxic plastic which ensures safety and durability of the machine.

Few things to keep in mind.

  • Free installation is provided by HUL service engineers.
  • The optimal pressure of input water must be in the range of 5-30 PSI, else you might have to set up a pressure reducing valve or booster pump at additional cost.
  • If the iron content in the water is very high, then an iron cartridge filter must be added additionally.
  • Annual maintenance cost will be in the range of Rs 1500-Rs 3000 depending on the TDS level of input water. If the TDS is very high, you might have to change the filter every 8 to 9 months.

Few things you’ll love.

  • It has a sleek and stylish design
  • 5 Litres storage tank
  • Average flow rate of 12 litres per hour
  • Reasonable price
  • Can be used to treat water from any sources.
  • Good build quality
  • Good after-sales service compared to other brands.

Few things you might not like.

  • No LED indicators and alarm
  • No water level indicator

Included in the package: Water purifier, External sediment filter, Installation kit, User manual and Warranty information.

3. Hindware Elara Water Purifier

Hindware Elara Water Purifier

Hindware Elara purifies water with the help of standard technologies including Reverse Osmosis (RO), Ultraviolet (UV) and Ultrafiltration (UF) along with Mineral Fortification to add back all the necessary minerals that are lost in the RO process.

Like the majority of RO water purifiers it has a multi stage purification process. It comes with a storage capacity of 7 Litres, making it sufficient for the majority of medium-sized families in India. 

Check out all the benefits Hindware Elara 7 Litre water purifier offers.

What benefits do you get?

  • The seven-stage purification process helps to remove all the chemical, biological and physical impurities present in the water.
  • The water passes through ultrafine sediment filter, absorbent pre-carbon filter, RO membrane, UV chamber, UF filtration, post-carbon filter and mineral fortification filter
  • The mineral fortification filter is used to add back all the necessary minerals which are removed in the process of RO.
  • The base tray where you can place glass or water bottles is detachable.
  • The Auto Cut off feature turns off the purifier once the tank is full, which saves the electricity.
  • The whole body of water purifier is made up of food grade plastic which ensures durability of purifier and safety for stored water.
  • The water purifier comes with a water level indicator so that you can keep track of purified water available in the storage.
  • Since it has RO, UV and UF techniques implemented you can use this purifier to treat water from all kinds of sources, provided the TDS level is below 2000.
  • This purifier has a flow rate of 8 to 12 Litres per hour, which is not the fastest we’ve seen but this is common among models in this price range. In less than 1 hour the whole tank will be filled.

Few things to keep in mind.

  • Free installation is provided by Hindware.
  • This purifier can be used for water having high TDS value up to 1800. Please check the TDS of input water before purchasing a purifier.
  • Physical Dimensions: 38.8 cms (Length) X 27.8 cms (Width) X 51.2 cms (Height), kindly verify available space at your home before making a purchase. It is a wall mounting water purifier.
  • If your input source does not have enough pressure, you might have to purchase a booster pump additionally. Also, if input pressure is too high a pressure reducing valve is necessary.
  • Annual maintenance cost can be somewhere in the range of Rs 2000 to Rs 4000 depending on the TDS level of input water.

Few things you’ll love.

  • RO, UV and UF treatment
  • Mineral fortification to add necessary minerals
  • Smart LED indicators for different purposes
  • Unique and premium design
  • 7 Litres large storage tank
  • Food grade plastic
  • Detachable bottle base tray
  • Water level indicator
  • 1 year comprehensive warranty

Few things you might not like.

  • No filter change alarms
  • Not a reputable brand

Included In Package: Water Purifier, Installation kit and User Manual.

4. Faber Galaxy Plus Water Purifier

Faber Galaxy Plus 10 Litres Water Purifier

This is an upgraded model to Faber Galaxy, one of the highest selling water purifiers in india. It has all the necessary features you expect in a water purifier plus a few extra features.

Faber Galaxy Plus is definitely better than all the purifiers in this list, but we are not keeping it in first position because of its price. It’s not under Rs 10000 all the time, but you can get it during a sale or with the help of bank cashback offers.

It comes with Copper Guard technology and Mineral Addition Technology which adds copper and all the essential minerals that were lost in the RO process.

Faber Galaxy Plus comes with a 8 stage water purification system with RO, UF and UV technologies, whereas only RO and UV is present in previous versions.

It has a large 9 litre water storage tank, which is perfect for the majority of medium to large sized Indian families. Similar to its bigger brothers, it can also treat input water with up to 2500 TDS making it stand out from the competition.

Let’s dive deeper into all other benefits so that we can decide whether the Faber Galaxy Plus is a good option for you.

What benefits do you get?

  • Contrary to common practice, faber Galaxy comes with an eight-stage water purification system which removes every possible physical, chemical and biological impurities present in the input water.
  • The eight-stage water purification process includes all the necessary filters like pre sediment filter, sediment filter, pre-carbon filter, RO membrane, post-carbon filter, CU Guard filter+MAT filter, UF membrane and finally UV treatment.
  • Like the majority of Faber models, the RO membrane present in Galaxy Plus also can filter water having TDS value up to 2500, which is on the extreme side of drinkable water. 
  • Copper Guard technology infuses copper ions along with activated carbon to improve the taste and nutritional benefit of the water after RO treatment is done. 
  • Also, essential minerals are added with the help of MAT filter to regain all the nutritional benefits of water that were lost in the RO process.
  • The large 9 Litre storage tank is sufficient for the majority of medium and large sized Indian families.
  • The presence of auto shut off feature turns the RO off once the purified water storage tank is full. Once water from the tank is consumed, it turns on again and starts the purification process.
  • Multiple LED indicators are provided for low-pressure alert, full tank alert and purification on alert.
  • This water purifier has a flow rate of 10 to 13 Litres per hour, which is not the fastest we’ve seen but this is common among models in this price range. In less than 1 hour the whole tank will be filled.

Few things to keep in mind.

  • Free installation is provided by Faber service engineers for every purchase.
  • External sediment filter (pre-filter) is included in the package, so you don’t need to purchase it additionally.
  • The required input water pressure must be in the range of 5 to 30 PSI. If not, you might have to purchase a booster pump or pressure reducing valve.
  • The annual maintenance cost (AMC) of this model is in the range of Rs 2500 to Rs 6500 depending on the TDS level of input water and services needed, which is very expensive for a water purifier in this price range.
  • Since it is a RO purifier, you can expect approximately 600 to 800 ml of wastewater for every litre of purified water. Kindly collect it in a separate tank and use for washing clothes, cleaning utensils or similar applications.

Few things you’ll love.

  • Copper infusion along with activated carbon
  • Water tastes very good
  • Stylish LED indicators for different purposes
  • Premium look and feel
  • 9 Litres large storage tank
  • Free external filter included
  • Reasonable price
  • Can be used to treat water from any sources.
  • 12 months comprehensive warranty

Few things you might not like.

  • No filter change alarm
  • No water level indicator (only LED is there for showing the tank full).
  • High maintenance cost
  • Limited service centres in India

Included in the package: Water purifier, External sediment filter, Installation kit, User manual and Warranty information.

5. Kent Ultra Storage Water Purifier

Kent Ultra Water Purifier

Kent Ultra Storage purifies water with the help of technologies including Ultraviolet (UV) and Ultrafiltration (UF).

It has a storage capacity of 7 Litres, making it ideal for medium-sized families. Since it doesn’t have RO filtration, it is quite fast. According to the product page, it can filter up to 60 litres of water in an hour.

Have a look at all the benefits Kent Ultra Storage 7 Litre water purifier has to offer.

What benefits do you get?

  • The Double-Stage Filtration process helps to remove bacterias and dissolved impurities.
  • The multi-stage process includes UV and UF technologies so that every possible impurity is filtered out if you are using municipal water.
  • The UF membrane is fused into protective housing so that it won’t be damaged easily.
  • It comes with the Auto Cut off feature, which turns off the purifier once the tank is full.
  • This model is made with food-grade ABS plastic that safeguards the purity of water.
  • The water purifier comes with a water level indicator so that you can keep track of purified water available in the storage.
  • Since it has UV and UF techniques you can use this purifier with only municipal water.

Few things to keep in mind.

  • Free installation is provided by Kent.
  • This purifier can be used for water having high TDS value up to 200. Most of the time the TDS value of municipal water is less than 200.
  • If you have borewell or salty water, you need to invest in an RO equipped purifier.
  • Physical Dimensions: 37.5 cms (Length) X 28 cms (Width) X 41 cms (Height), kindly verify available space at your home before making a purchase. It is a wall mounting water purifier.
  • For the effective operation, you may need to purchase a booster pump which will cost around Rs 2500.
  • Annual maintenance cost can be somewhere in the range of Rs 1500 to Rs 2500 depending on the TDS level of input water.

Few things you’ll love.

  • Water tastes good
  • Faster purification
  • Good build quality
  • Food grade plastic
  • Water level indicator
  • 1 year of warranty and 3 years free service

Few things you might not like.

  • Can be used only for municipal water
  • No filter change alarms
  • Poor customer service in certain areas

Included In Package: Water Purifier, Installation kit and User Manual.

To see more UV water purifiers, check out our updated article on best UV water purifiers in India.

6. Eureka Forbes Aquaguard Aquaflo DX Water Purifier

Eureka Forbes Aquaguard 18 Watt UV Water Purifier

Aquagurad Aquaflo purifies the input water based on UV technology. If you get pre-treated municipal tap water 24/7 then a UV water purifier is more than enough. You don’t need to spend thousands more to purchase a RO purifier.

There is no need for a storage tank because purification is fast and water is instantly available after you press the button. The flow rate of this model is around 2 Litres per minute.

Check out at all the benefits Eureka Forbes Aquagurad Aquaflo UV water purifier provides.

What benefits do you get?

  • Since it is a UV purifier, it can purify water with TDS value less than 200.
  • The UV lamp used in this water purifier is 18 Watt, which is pretty high and 2 litres of water is purified within a minute.
  • It is a 3 stage advanced UV purification technology with dual cartridges to eliminate harmful bacterias and viruses.
  • UV lamps will be turned off automatically if water is not drawn for 10 minutes.
  • Since it utilizes only UV technique you can use this purifier with only pre-treated municipal water.

Few things to keep in mind.

  • Your purchase is eligible for free installation by Forges engineers.
  • Check your input water’s TDS value before purchasing any water purifier.
  • This is a UV purifier and can be used for water having TDS value less than 200.
  • Physical Dimensions: 10.5cms (Length) X 21cms (Width) X 37.7 cms (Height), kindly verify available space at your home before making a purchase.
  • If the water source does not have enough pressure, you might have to purchase a booster pump which costs Rs 2000.
  • If your input water has occasional dirt, you can purchase a pre-filter and it can dramatically increase the purity of the water. 
  • Average life of the UV lamp is 7 to 8 months and the replacement cost is approximately Rs 1200. Add another 300 rs as service charge and your annual maintenance cost will be approximately Rs 1500.

Few things you’ll love.

  • Cheap price
  • No water wastage
  • Fast purification compared to RO
  • UV turns off automatically and saves energy
  • Perfect for city people with municipal water
  • LED indicators for different situations
  • 1 year of comprehensive warranty

Few things you might not like.

  • Average build quality
  • Poor customer service in certain areas

Included In Package: Water Purifier, User Manual and Warranty.

7. Livpure Glo Water Purifier

Livpure Glo Water Purifier

Livpure Glow has a multi-stage water purification mechanism including standard technologies like Reverse Osmosis (RO) and Ultra Violet (UV) along with mineralizer to add essential nutrients.

It comes with a 7-litre storage tank to store the purified RO water so that you can have access to water even during a power failure. For it’s effective operation, it should be wall mounted.

Have a look at all the benefits Livpure Glo water purifier provides to you.

What benefits do you get?

  • The six-stage filtration process proceeds in the order sediment filter, pre activated carbon filter cum absorber, RO membrane, UV disinfection, silver impregnated post carbon filter and mineralizer.  
  • Since it utilizes the combination of RO and UV purification, all the biological, physical and chemical impurities can be removed.
  • It has a mineralizer cartridge which adds all the necessary minerals which are removed in the RO process. Thus, water coming out of it is pure and healthy.
  • LED indication is provided for Power On, Purification Process and tank full situations.
  • It can purify up to 12 litres of water in an hour and a maximum duty cycle of 75 litres per day.
  • Since it utilizes RO, UF and UV techniques you can use this purifier with all types of water sources like borewell, municipal water, etc.

Few things to keep in mind.

  • Your purchase is eligible for free installation by Livpure service engineers.
  • This purifier can be used for input water having TDS value ranging from 500 to 2000.
  • Since it is a RO purifier, it will throw out a lot of wastewater (approx 650ml/litre) while purifying, so collect the wastewater and use it for other applications like cleaning utensils, washing clothes, etc.
  • If the input water pressure is not in the range of 0.3 to 30 Kg/Sq cm, then you might have to purchase a booster pump or pressure reducer valve.
  • If your input water TDS is more than 1000 or comes with a lot of physical impurities, then you have to purchase a pre-sediment filter separately. It will improve the life of internal filters.
  • Annual maintenance cost can be somewhere in the range of Rs 1500 to 4000 depending on the TDS value of your water source. If TDS is on the higher end, you might have to change the filter once in 6 or 8 months.

Few things you’ll love.

  • Efficient RO and UV treatment
  • Mineralizer adds all necessary minerals
  • Can be treated up to 2000 TDS
  • Can be used for all water sources
  • LED indicators for different situations
  • Don’t take much space in wall
  • Durable build with ith food-grade plastic
  • 1 year of comprehensive warranty

Few things you might not like.

  • No pre-filter included
  • Not a reputable brand
  • Less customer service centres
  • You might experience poor customer service

Included In Package: Water Purifier, Installation kit and User Manual and Warranty.

Conclusion

That pretty much covers all the best water purifiers under 10000 in India. If you want to see more models, check out our dedicated articles focusing on each brand.

Also, if you are in a city where uninterrupted municipal tap water is supplied, then you don’t need to invest in an expensive RO purifier when a UV only model is sufficient. Check out our dedicated article on best UV water purifiers in India to choose your pick.

If you are purchasing a water purifier for the first time, I advise you to read our water purifier buying guide before buying one. It is because different kinds of purifiers are made for different kinds of localities and water sources. 

If you made your decision already, then great! I’m delighted to know which one you chose. Let us know your choice by leaving a comment below.

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