Are you looking for smartphones under ₹20000? you’ve come to the right place! Smartphones are getting faster every year and the mid-range segment offers almost all the features of a premium smartphone except the flagship processors and cameras. This means that the mid-range smartphones now offer a lot of features like in-display fingerprint sensors, high refresh rates, faster storage, better cameras, and a larger battery. The mid-range segment is the best value for money as it offers the latest features without the need of breaking the bank. We’ve compiled a list of top 8 mobile phones you can buy for under ₹20000.
The Poco X2 comes with a 6.67-inch Full HD+ display which supports refresh rates of up to 120Hz. The powerhouse of this device is the Snapdragon 730G chipset and comes with up to 8GB RAM and up to 256 GB of Internal Storage. The battery backup on the device is quite good, it comes with a 4500mAh battery and a 27W fast charger in the box.
It has a quad-camera setup at the back and the main primary sensor is a 64-Megapixel Sony IMX686 along with an 8MP+2MP+ 2MP setup, the front has a punch-hole setup housing a 20MP + 2MP dual-camera. The camera supports RAW capture and 960FPS slow motion, the performance of the camera is also fantastic. The phone feels a bit big and bulky but this should not be a limiting factor as the device offers some really good hardware for a smartphone under ₹20000.
Motorola One Fusion+
The Motorola One Fusion+ is the newest addition to the Moto One series. The phone comes packed 6.50-inch HDR10 certified Total Vision Full HD+ display with a resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. The Fusion+ is powered by a Snapdragon 730G, along with 6 GB of RAM and 128GB of Internal Storage. It comes with a 5000mAh battery, a hybrid sim-tray, and storage expandability up to 1TB.
The Fusion+ sports a quad-camera setup like all the other phones in this category. The primary camera is a 64-megapixel sensor with an aperture of f/1.8, the ultrawide is an 8-megapixel sensor with an aperture of f/2.2, a 5-megapixel macro camera with an aperture of f/2.4 and finally a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The front comes with a 16-megapixel pop-up camera with an aperture of F/2.2. The fingerprint sensor is located at the back of the phone along with the Motorola logo.
Motorola One is a family of smartphones that are part of the Android One program from Google, meaning the device will receive frequent Android updates and comes with Android 10 out-of-the-box. The phone also comes with all standard features like Type-C, 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth connectivity, and 15w fast-charging.
The Realme X2 is a great smartphone that comes with a lot of amazing features. The device comes with a 6.4″ AMOLED display and an in-display fingerprint sensor. The Realme X2 comes powered with the Snapdragon 730G chipset and is coupled with up to 8GB RAM and up to 128GB of Storage. It comes with a 4000mAh battery and a 30W fast charger in the box.
It has a quad-camera setup at the back and the main primary sensor is a 64-Megapixel Sony IMX686 along with an 8MP+2MP+ 2MP setup, the selfie camera is a 32MP sensor.
The Realme X2 comes in three variants and also various colors, this means that you have a wider selection range when it comes to choosing this device. The performance and battery backup of the phone is great and you can get through an entire day without any hassle.
Even though the Redmi K20 is a smartphone from 2019, the device has aged really well. The design of the K20 not only looks really good but its hardware can almost be compared to a flagship smartphone. It features a 6.39″ Super AMOLED display and a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels giving it a density of 403 PPI, it also houses a fast in-display fingerprint sensor. The device comes with up to 8GB RAM and up to 256GB of Storage.
The Redmi K20 comes with a triple-camera setup and can take some amazing shots during the day and night. The main camera is a 48-megapixel sensor along with a 13MP and 8MP sensor. The front has a pop-up selfie design with a 20MP sensor. The device sports a 4000mAh battery and 18W fast charging support.
Samsung Galaxy M31
The Samsung M series has become famous for its budget offerings and its value for money. The Galaxy M31 can be thought of as a Galaxy M30 refresh. It uses a 6.4-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display equipped with a rear quad-camera setup and a 32MP front-facing camera. The device comes with a monster 6,000mAh battery, an Exynos 9611 SoC, 6GB RAM, and support for up to 128GB Storage.
Although not as powerful as the rest of the smartphones in our list, if you want a smartphone with excellent battery life, this might be your best option.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max
The Redmi Note 9 Pro Max sounds like a very fancy name and it does, it is basically the Note 9 pro with a better 64MP back camera, a 32MP front camera, and support for 33W fast charging.
The Redmi Note 9 Pro Max comes with a Snapdragon 720G along with 6GB RAM and 64GB Storage. The device has a 6.67″ Full HD+ LCD Display with Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
Realme 6 Pro
Realme is one of the newest companies and has seen incredible success in the market due to the aggressive pricing of its smartphones. The Realme 6 Pro is one such example, offering really good hardware for an affordable price.
It comes with a 6.6″ display with a 90Hz refresh rate, this is paired with a Snapdragon 720G SoC along with a 64MP quad-camera setup. For the front-facing camera’s Realme has opted for a dual punch-hole design. The device also comes with a 4300mAh battery with 30W fast charging.
The Poco F1 was a great hit in the Indian market as it took the whole mid-range segment by storm by introducing a smartphone with flagship hardware at a very low cost. It is the oldest device on this list but still one of the best out there since there have been a lot of price cuts that has brought the Poco F1 to the ₹20,000 segment.
The Poco F1 comes with a Snapdragon 845 with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB Storage. it was bundled with a 4000mAh battery and supports Quick Charge 3.0.
The Poco F1 has a dual-camera setup at the back with the primary sensor being a 12MP and the secondary a 5MP sensor. The front shooter is a 20MP sensor.
At the end it all comes down to personal preference, we hope you like our list of best smartphones under ₹20000, if you would like to see more content like this do tell us in the comments down below. Follow us to stay tuned for more tech info!