Around 20,000 bucks for a smartphone is definitely a pretty good budget. No matter whether a local or international brand is in your bucket list, you could find plenty in both sides when the budget goes as high as Rs. 20,000. However, the local and regional brands would definitely offer a whole lot more than the reputed brands, you could even find few flagships if you take a look with care. We have sorted out 10 top smartphones under Rs. 20,000 price tag in India.
1. Gionee Elife S7
GioneElife S7 is a pretty new smartphone from the company. Few other previous smartphones like the Elife E6, Elife E7 etc. were very popular during their time of release; the S7 is likely to follow their footsteps. It has an Octa core 1.7 GHz MT6752 CPU, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB internal storage without any expdanble slot. The cameras are 13 MP primary and 8 MP secondary. Price – Rs. 19,150.
2. Sony Xperia M4 Aqua Dual
Sony smartphones are excellent. Even though the company is slightly underrated comparing to the others, their smartphones are not. This particular one is based on Snapdragon 615 CPU which is quad core and clocked at 1.5 GHz. The display is 5 inches with 720p HD resolution – quite decent. The cameras are 13 MP primary and 5 MP secondary. The battery in it is 2400 mAh, non-removable. Price – Rs. 18,809.
3. Asus Zenfone 2 ZE551ML
There are 2 variants in the market for Asus Zenfone 2. This one we are reviewing comes with a 4 GB RAM. Other features are – quad core 2.3 GHz Intel Atom CPU, 32 GB internal storage with additional 64 GB additional memory card slot. The display is 5.5 inches offering 1080p resolution, it’s very sharp. Zenfone 2 supports 4G and there is FM radio as well. Price – Rs. 15,000.
4. HTC Desire 820G+ Dual SIM
A branded smartphone with dual SIM for added connectivity. However, with the 1 GB RAM few productivity sacrifices may have to be made. The phone has an octa core 1.7 GHz MediaTek MT6592 CPU underneath, with 16 GB internal storage and up to 32 GB external memory slot. It has a 2600 mAh non-removable battery that lasts through 12 hours of talk time on 3G. Price – Rs. 15,990.
5. Asus Zenfone Selfie 32GB
In the budget range, it’s indeed a nice smartphone. This smartphone is based on 2.7 GHz Octa Core Snapdragon 615 CPU with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB internal storage, with up to 128 GB expandable memory allowance. Both the cameras are 13 MP and the rear one has a dual-tone LED flash. Price – Rs. 17,999.