The smartphone market has evolved pretty quickly from when it started. Nowadays smartphones are quite similar to a PC with, we see a lot of improvements in terms of RAM, ROM, Processor, Camera, Security improvements, software and also AI has become common in the most smartphone today. Since there are many improvements, you cannot ignore that there are quite a lot of options for you to choose from, as there are many smartphones and smartphone manufacturers are available.

So, here we are sharing a few smartphones which are priced under RS 20000.
They may not be super awesome in all terms but well worth its cost. so let’s find out.

1. Xiaomi Poco F1

poco f1

Xiaomi is known for providing good hardware phones with reasonable pricing. Recently, Xiaomi introduced a new sub-brand called Poco in India, and Poco F1 is the first device of the Poco series. With Poco F1 Xiaomi promises to deliver high-speed performance as it runs Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. Surprisingly, Poco F1 is the only smartphone to come with a Snapdragon 845 Soc under Rs 20000. The Poco F1 features a large 4,000mAh battery and 6.18-inch full HD+ Screen.

The Poco F1 costs 19,999 rupees (~$282) for the 6GB of RAM and 64GB of Storage.

Quick Specs:

  • 6.18-inch IPS LCD display with 2246 x 1080 resolution
  • 2.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor
  • Adreno 630 GPU
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB of built-in storage, expandable via microSD up to 256GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • 12MP and 5MP rear cameras, 20MP front-facing camera
  • dual-SIM (dual standby) – hybrid slot
  • 4,000mAh battery
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 155.5 x 75.3 x 8.8mm, 180grams

Pros:

Excellent value for money
Solid body
Good battery Performance

Cons:

Average low-light camera performance
No video stabilization @ 4K

 

2. Oppo K1

oppo k1

Oppo K1 is a good smartphone under this range. Oppo launched its K1 in November 2018 in China and have launched it in India in February 2019.
The Oppo K1 features a 6.41-inch Full HD AMOLED display with a dewdrop notch coupled with a 25 MP Rear Camera. Under the hood, there is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, with a 4GB of RAM and a 3,600mAh battery. Moreover, Oppo K1 is the first smartphone in the sub-20,000 rupees category to feature an in-display fingerprint sensor which is the main highlight of the device. As this kind of technology has never been seen on phones under Rs 20,000.

The Oppo K1 costs around 16,990 rupees (~$239) and is exclusively available on Flipkart.

Quick Specs:

  • A 6.4-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD+ resolution.
  • 2.2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor.
  • Adreno 512 GPU.
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage, expandable via microSD card up to 256GB.
  • 16MP and 2MP rear cameras, 25MP front-facing camera.
  • dual SIM (dual standby).
  • 3,600mAh battery.
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 158.3 x 75.5 x 7.4mm, 156grams.

Pros:

Crisp AMOLED display
Good battery life
Decent selfie camera
Smooth gaming performance
First in-display fingerprint sensor in this segment.

Cons:

Average low-light camera performance
Bloatware
No fast charging

 

3. Huawei Y9 (2019)

Huawei Y9

The Huawei Y9 has a beautiful 3D arc design which gives a premium look to the phone. The Huawei Y9 features the mid-range 2.2 GHz octa-core Kirin 710 processor which is seen in the Honor 10 Lite, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, with a large 4,000mAh battery. The main highlight of the Huawei Y9 is in its Camera setup. It has a (16MP + 2MP) camera setup in the rear and a (13MP + 2MP) set up in front as well, which enables you to capture some good selfies.

The Huawei Y9 (2019) is currently available on Amazon for Rs 15,999 (~$225).

Quick Specs:

  • 6.5-inch IPS LCD display with a 2,340 x 1,080 resolution
  • 2.2GHz octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 710 processor
  • Mali-G51 MP4 GPU
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 64GB of storage, further expandable via microSD up to 400GB
  • 16MP and 2MP dual rear cameras, 13MP, and 2MP front-facing cameras
  • Dual SIM (dual standby)
  • 4,000mAh battery
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 162.4 x 77.1 x 8.1mm, 173grams

Pros:

A good set of Cameras
Premium Classy Look

Cons:

Mid-range Processor

 

4. RealMe 2 Pro

realme 2 pro

RealMe entered the Indian market with its RealMe 1, one of the best phones under Rs 15,000. And now the RealMe 2 Pro has major upgrades across the board than its predecessors. RealMe 2 Pro features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC with a sharp and vivid display along with a well-integrated waterdrop-style notch. It has sturdy build quality, fast face unlocks capabilities, good app performance, and gaming performance. It has a dual rear camera setup and an upgraded front-facing camera along with a 3,500mAh battery. But, the RealMe has slightly disappointing low-light camera performance. But overall it is a good value for money.

Quick specs:

  • A 6.3-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD+ resolution
  • 2.0 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor
  • Adreno 512 GPU
  • 4/6/8GB RAM
  • 64/128GB internal storage, expandable via microSD card up to 256GB
  • 16MP and 2MP rear cameras, 16MP front-facing camera
  • dual SIM (dual standby)
  • 3,500mAh battery
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 156.7 x 74 x 8.5mm, 174grams

Pros:

Solid build quality
Minuscule notch
Plenty of storage and RAM
Bright and lively display
Face recognition is quick

Cons:

Laminated back scuffs easily
Average low-light camera performance

 

5. Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1, was released in May last year and this year Asus is launching a new phone after the success of Zenfone Max Pro M1, it is Zenfone Max Pro M2, with lots of upgrades than its predecessor. As a trend, the Zenfone Max Pro M2 also comes with a notched display. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC and here Asus has given different options to users in terms of RAM and ROM. One can choose between 3GB RAM with 32GB of storage, 4GB RAM with 64GB storage or 6GB RAM with 64GB of storage. The Asus M2 has a dedicated Memory Card slot for expandable storage and it supports 4G VoLTE on both the SIM slots. Asus also provides a 5000 mAh battery to its users.

Quick Specs:

  • A 6.26-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD+ resolution
  • 2.2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor
  • Adreno 512 GPU
  • 3/4/6GB RAM
  • 32/64GB internal storage, expandable via microSD card up to 512GB
  • 12MP and 5MP rear cameras, 13MP front-facing camera
  • dual SIM (dual standby)
  • 5,000mAh battery
  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • 157.9 x 75.5 x 8.5mm, 175grams

Pros:

Stock Android
Powerful SoC
Bright and crisp display
Corning Gorilla Glass 6

Cons:

Slow fingerprint scanner
Body smudges easily
Average cameras

 

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