Smartphones under Rs 20,000 fall in the mid-range segment and the best smartphones in this segment can go toe to toe with some of the high-end flagships not just in performance, but also in the camera, software, design, and the overall build quality. If you have a budget of around Rs. 20,000, then you can find a pretty diverse set of good smartphones on offer. So if you are looking to buy a smartphone with a great camera, excellent build quality, and powerful hardware under the affordable price in India then for this there is a wide range of options available from various brands which give you all these features in their phones. Here are the top 5 smartphones under ₹20,000 available in India.
1- Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chipset. The phone is powered by Octa-core (2.3 GHz, Dual-core, Kryo 465 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 465) processor. There’s a quad rear camera 64+8+5+2 MP with 10X digital zoom, face detection, auto flash and touch to focus. On the front, the 32 MP selfie camera is provided by the Xiaomi. The phone comes with 6.67-inch screen IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080×2400 pixels and 395 PPI pixel density. It comes in 2 storage and Ram variants, the first one is the 6GB+128GB(16,999) variant, and the second one the 8GB+128GB storage variant priced at 18,999. The phone packs with a 5020 mAh battery with a 30W fast charger. The colours of the Note 9 Pro Max are Aurora Blue, Glacier White, and Interstellar Black.
2- Realme 6 Pro
The Realme 6 Pro is the latest smartphone launched by the Realme company. It features a 6.6 inch LCD display with a screen resolution of 1080×2400 pixels and it runs on the powerful Snapdragon 720G chipset. The phone runs on Octa-core (2.3 GHz, Dual-core + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core) processor. It has a dual punch-hole selfie camera of 16 MP+8 MP and a quad rear camera of 64 MP+8MP+12MP+2MP. The main 64 MP captures good quality photos in daylight and at night. This phone comes in 2 RAM variants which is 6GB+64GB priced at (16,999) and 8GB+128GB internal storage carries a price tag of (18,999). It comes with 4300 mAh battery which easily lasts for a day and a half and there’s 30 W fast charging too. The colours of the Realme 6 Pro are Lightning Blue and Lightning Orange.
3- POCO X2
This phone is the most important under 20K because it comes with 120 Hz of refresh rate. Performance is also very good, thanks to Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chipset and the powerful Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 470 Gold and 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 470 Silver) processor. The phone comes with a large screen of 6.67 inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1080×2400 pixels. It has a quad rear camera of 64MP+2MP+8MP+2MP with a dual punch-hole selfie camera of 20 MP+2MP. It comes with a 4500 mAh battery with 27W fast charging. This smartphone comes in 2 variants RS 16,999 for 6GB RAM+128GB Storage and RS 19,999 for 8GB RAM+256GB Storage with colour options like Atlantis Blue, Matrix Purple, and Phoenix Red.
4- Samsung Galaxy M31
This phone gains too much popularity because of its features and affordable price. Samsung Galaxy M31 is powered by a 2.3GHz octa-core Samsung Exynos 9611 processor. This phone comes with a 6.4 inch AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. It comes in 6GB RAM+64GB internal storage at RS(15,999) and RS 16,999 for 6GB RAM+128GB internal storage variant. It has a quad rear camera of 64MP+8MP+5MP+5MP and a selfie camera of 32MP. The most important thing about this phone is its massive 6000 mAh battery with 15W fast charging. This phone comes in two colours which are Blue and Black.
The Realme X2 is powered by Snapdragon 730G chipset with octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 470 Gold and 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 470 Silver) processor. This phone comes with a 6.4 inch AMOLED display with a screen resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. It has a quad rear camera of 64MP+8MP+2MP+2MP which shoots sharp images in daylight and it has a selfie camera of 32MP which captures good quality selfies under good light. The phone comes with a 4000 mAh battery with VOOC Flash Charge 4.0. It is available in 3 variants like 4GB RAM + 64GB Internal Storage at a price tag of RS 17,999 and 6GB RAM + 128GB Internal Storage at a price range of RS 19,999. The last and top variant carries a price tag of Rs 20,999 for 8GB RAM + 128GB Internal Storage variant and comes with 3 colour options like Pearl Blue, Pearl Green, and Pearl White.