Best deal on Smartphones under Rs 20000($300)
We have quite a number of smartphones in the market under the price tag of Rs 20000. A few of the newly launched smartphones pitched in the Mid-Range market. Some flagships which are now old enough to be in the range. Here is our list of smartphones which currently have the best deal in this price range. With Amazon and Flipkart now not offering massive discounts on the smartphones, they still offer massive exchange benefits which makes buying a new smartphone much more efficient.
The best smartphones under 20000
1) POCO F1
The smartphone which made news in 2018 with its unbelievable specs on a very low price claiming the throne of the Flagship killer and was branded as by the master of speed. Ruled the entirety of 2018 and 2019 as the phone with high on benchmarks and low on the pocket was also very famous among high profile Mobile gamers.
The Poco F1 sports a 6.18-inch FHD+ IPS LCD display with 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Under the hood, The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC with an integrated LiquidCool Technology. Which keeps the phone cool on heavy performance.
The Poco F1 is available on Flipkart for a cheap bargain price at just Rs 13,999 for the 64GB variant and Rs 16,999 for the 8GB+256Gb variant. Also, Flipkart is offering a Rs 2000 bump discount on the phone with exchange which makes the effective price Rs 11,999 for the 64GB variant. The smartphone is a steal at this price which has better hardware than the most smartphone in this price range.
The phone only lacks in terms of design ( features a plastic build) and has a fingerprint sensor mounted at the back of the phone instead of in-display one.
2) Realme X2
The Realme X2 is the standard version to Realme’s first flagship smartphone the Realme X2 pro, Also successor to the Realme X smartphone. Realme X2 ditches the Pop-up style front camera and returns to Dew-drop notch as seen in the other smartphones. The highlight of this smartphone is that it brings features of Flagship phones i.e Quad camera, In-display fingerprint and Amoled screen to under Rs 20000 mark.
The Realme X2 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SoC. The smartphone sports a 6.4-inch display with a dewdrop notch with a Super AMOLED display and an in-display fingerprint sensor. The phone features a quad camera at the back with primary being 64MP and a battery capacity of 4000 mAh with 27W fast Super Vooc charging.
While the price on the smartphone is a steal deal in itself as it was the first phone to sport this chipset under Rs20000. Flipkart is offering an extra Rs 1000 off upon the standard price, The base model of the smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs 16,999 and 8Gb+128Gb variant is at Rs 19,999. You can also avail 10% instant cashback on this smartphone.
3) Poco X2
After the long 1.5 years after the launch of Poco F1, the Xiaomi subbrand launched a rebranded Redmi smartphone in India. It is Redmi K30 rebranded in India as the Poco X2 pitched right between the Redmi Note 8 Pro and Redmi k20. It is the Xiaomi attempt to fight the Realme X2 in its price segment. The highlight of this smartphone is its 120hz refresh rate display.
Poco X2 sports 6.67-inch full HD+ RealityFlow 120Hz display with a resolution of 2400×1080 pixels along with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G processor paired with Adreno 618 GPU. It comes with 6GB RAM/64GB internal storage, 6GB RAM/128GB RAM and 8GB RAM/256GB storage. All of this is backed by a 4,500mAh with support 27W fast charging. The device comes with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor integrated inside of the power button.
The smartphone is still not a month old and is turning heads up with its performance. It is currently being sold in Flash sales as a typical Xiaomi smartphone. The base variant is available at Rs 15,999 with 6GB Ram and 64GB internal storage also Flipkart is offering an instant Rs1000 off with purchase using ICICI bank cards. Which reduces the effective price to Rs 14,999.
With the launch of Poxco X2 in the market, we believe there will be a fall in the prices of Redmi K20. Which also have one of the best mid-range specifications with an AMOLED display and an eye-catchy popup camera. The smartphone may get a price drop around Rs 17,999 for the base variant which will be a great buy for the smartphone.
4) Samsung Galaxy A50s and M31
Now its the turn for Samsung’s galaxy mid-rangers. Samsung unveiled the new youth-centric M-series last year which was light on the pocket and high on specifications. Samsung M31 is about to be announced soon while the Samsung Galaxy A50s is very much in the market right now.
The Samsung Galaxy A50s comes with a Super AMOLED display with a waterdrop style notch and an in-display fingerprint scanner. It also features a triple camera setup at the back and brings in very premium smartphone design.
Samsung Galaxy M31 is an upcoming smartphone by Samsung. The phone is rumoured to come with a 6.40-inch AMOLED display with a punch hole at the centre. Samsung Galaxy M31 is expected to be powered by an octa-core Samsung Exynos 9611 processor and come with 6GB of RAM. The Samsung Galaxy M31 is rumoured to run Android 10 and is expected to be powered by a 6000mAh battery.
While the details of the M31 launch is not yet confirmed we expect to be priced under 16,999 price tag. The Samsung Galaxy A50s is priced at Rs 17500 for the base variant and Rs 19,999 for the 6GB+128GB variant. Flipkart is offering an extra Rs 2000 off on purchase which makes the effective price lower.
5) Huawei Honor 20
It is the only smartphone in this price range which sports Flagship hardware. The phone sports a Hisilicon Kirin 980 chipset under the hood. Also sports a Quad camera at the back which scores big at the DxOmark benchmarks. The phone is a standard version to Huawei’s Flagship Huawei P20 and also is the second tier in the Honor sub-brand in India after the Honor 20 pro.
The Honor 20 comes with a punch-hole design and sports a 6.26-inch IPS panel with a resolution of 2340×1080 pixels. It comes with flagship-grade specifications like Kirin 980 processor and up to 6GB of RAM. The fingerprint on this phone is side-mounted and the phone is said to be not very huge and a good fit in the hand.
The Honor 20 is available at the price tag of Rs 21,999 on both Flipkart and Amazon. With a 10% discount on Flipkart with ICICI card, it will cost less than Rs20000 effective also exchange offer is available on the device which can reduce the price tag even further.