Day-by-day midrange smartphones are getting improved. It’s housing some of the premium features at a great mid-range price. That’s’ why some midrange segment smartphones are now offering brilliant cameras, a reliable CPU and GPU processing. Since there’s a lot of smartphones are available in the market at the mid-range price, choosing the right one is a confusing and difficult job. Because not every guy is a techie guy, it becomes more difficult and more confusing to invest their money to purchase a right smartphone. So to make it easier, and making your smartphone shopping greater I have a list of the best smartphones under Rs 20000 in India you should buy.
Today I’m going to tell you about smartphones that offer good performance (overall), better photography, and better battery backup at Rs 20000 range. In the list, some handsets even pack more premium SOC/processor, clean UI, and more storage. These mid-segment smartphones are capable to handle heavy-duty tasks smoothly. Here is the list of the best smartphones under Rs 20000 available to buy in India.
Read through to know the above listed mid-range smartphones price in India, specifications, and features.
Best Smartphones under Rs 20000
The Honor Play smartphone is one of the most premium smartphones in this list. The phone packs a 6.3-inches FHD+ Honor Full view (2340 x 1080 pixels) display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio. There’s a 2.36GHz Kirin 970 AI flagship octa-core processor along with DDR4X 6GB RAM and 64GB UFS2.1 internal storage. It has also support for an external microSD card up to 256GB. The handset also features a GPU Turbo technology which increases phone performance up to 60% and decreases power consumption by up to 30%.
This is a dual nano SIM dual-standby (4G+4G) smartphone, runs EMUI 8.2 based on Android Oreo 8.1. The flagship packs a 3750mAh battery with support for 9V 2A Fast Charge technology. For connectivity options, it includes Bluetooth, WiFi, hotspot, 4G LTE, and all other basic and some advanced options. The phone also features 4D gaming experience with 7.1 channel with AI crazy shock scenarios.
For photography, there’s a dual rear AI camera setup of 16MP + 2MP sensor that offers 22 Scenes and 500 scenario recognition. While on the front there’s also a 16MP AI camera sensor. The front camera has also support for face unlock features and also a fingerprint sensor is available on the back of the smartphone.
The price of the Honor Play is Rs. 23,999 in India for 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant. While the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant costs at Rs. 19,999. The phone is available through Amazon India.
Note: Amazon is currently running a weekly flash sale for Honor Play so the phone will be available in the next flash sale on Tuesday, September 11. Click here to bookmark the sale page and add Honor Play to your Amazon Wishlist for faster checkout.
Nokia did a great comeback to the smartphone market with Android smartphones. Some Nokia mid-range smartphones are offering a premium design, looks, and plenty of premium features. So here is the Nokia 6.1 smartphone.
The Nokia 6.1 features a 5.5-inch HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D corning gorilla glass display. The phone is powered by a 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage. The phone storage is also expandable via an external microSD card up to 128GB.
It runs Android 8.0 Oreo operating system and packs a 3000mAh battery. For connectivity options, it includes dual-SIM dual-standby (4G+4G), WiFi, Bluetooth, Hotspot, USB-C, and other common connectivity options.
For photography, there’s a 16MP primary camera with ZEISS optics and an 8MP front-facing camera. The smartphone is available at price Rs. 16,150 in India.
The Xiaomi Mi A2 features a 5.99-inch FHD+ IPS LCD (2160 x 1080 pixels) display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The display comes with a layer of 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3. There’s a 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC, paired with 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage powering the Xiaomi Mi A2.
It runs Android 8.1 Oreo OS and packs a 3,010mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging support through USB-C. For connectivity, it includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and 3.5mm audio jack. There’s also a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for added security. It also offers IR blaster.
In terms of optics, it offers a dual rear camera setup of 20MP Sony IM376 as a primary sensor and 12MP Sony IMX486 secondary sensor. Meanwhile, the 20MP sensor offers f/1.75 aperture and 2-micron 4-in-1 Super Pixel for capturing brighter shots in dim light conditions. While the 12MP Sony IMX486 secondary sensor comes with 1.25-micron pixel and f/1.75 aperture. There’s also a 20MP AI-powered selfie camera on the front with bokeh effect.
The Mi A2 is available at price Rs. 16,999 in India.
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The Moto X4 features a 5.2-inch Full HD (1080 x 1920 pixel) display. It is powered by a 2.2GHz Snapdragon 630 octa-core processor, coupled with 4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB internal storage option. There’s also support for an external microSD card up to 2TB.
It runs Android 7.1 Nougat operating system (Upgradable to Android 8.0 Oreo) and packs a 3000mAH battery with 15W Turbo Charging support. For connectivity options, it includes WiFi, Bluetooth, Hotspot, and other connectivity options. The phone has also IP68 certification for water-resistant.
For photography, it offers a dual rear camera setup of 12MP+8MP, the 8MP is an Ultra Wide-Angle camera. While on the front there’s a 16MP selfie camera. The smartphone is available at price Rs. 17,328 for 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant and the 4GB RAM + 32GB storage variant costs at Rs. 15,789.
The Redmi Note 5 Pro features a 5.99-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) display with an 18:9 aspect ratio and a 2.5D curved glass. There’s an octa-core Snapdragon 636 SoC, paired with Adreno 509 GPU 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. Users can also expand the phone storage via an external microSD card.
It has connectivity the handset includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The Redmi Note 5 Pro runs Android Nougat-based MIUI 9 and packs a 4000mAh battery.
In terms of camera, Note 5 Pro offers a dual rear camera setup of a 12MP primary sensor along with a f/2.2 aperture and a 5MP secondary sensor with a f/2.0 aperture. While on the front there’s a 20MP camera sensor with a selfie LED flash.
The phone is available at price Rs. 15,747 in India.
The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 features a 5.99-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) IPS Full View display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC coupled with an Adreno 509 GPU and 3GB/4GB RAM + 32GB/64GB storage. The phone memory is also expandable up to 2TB via external microSD card.
The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box (upgradable to Android P and Android Q). It packs a massive 5,000mAh battery and comes with a 10W charger. For connectivity option, it includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n with Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.2 (with aptX), GPS/ A-GPS, BDS, GLONASS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack also. The phone also offers Face Unlock sensor and fingerprint sensor.
For photography, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 offers a dual rear camera setup of a 13-megapixel as a primary Omnivision sensor with f/2.2 aperture and a 5-megapixel as a secondary depth sensing sensor. While on the front there is an 8-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture, an 85.5-degree wide-angle lens, and a 5P lens. There is also soft-light LED flash for the front camera as well as rear camera.
I hope you’ll like, I think I’ve covered all the best smartphones under Rs 20000 in India. If you think any other smartphone should be on the list for this month, please suggest me in the below comment box. All the prices for the above-listed smartphones are based on at the writing time of the article. If you have any suggestion regarding this post must write your views in the comment. I’m hungry for your feedback. If you feel the article is helpful for you, must share everywhere. If you want any other gadgets’ buying guide or top list, just tell me, I’ll find best for you and share with you.