Best phones under 20000 in October 2020? Top mobiles under 20000? Here’s a list of all the top smartphones under 20000 you can buy in October 2020. All the devices listed here are priced under 20000 picked on the basis of the best features based on performance, display, gaming, camera, battery and more.
The latest to join the top smartphones under 20000 list are Poco X3, Moto One Fusion Plus and Realme Narzo 20 Pro.
The October 2020 edition of the best smartphones under 20000 has changed slightly with the new price hikes as well. The best smartphones under 15000 include the likes of Poco X3, Realme 7 Pro, Moto One Fusion Plus, Galaxy M31, Realme 6 Pro, Narzo 20 Pro, Poco X2, Redmi Note 9 Pro Max and more.
Here are the top smartphones under 20000 you can buy in October 2020.
Poco X3 in India starts at Rs 16,999 for the base model with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. Poco X3 has a 64MP powered quad camera setup, IP53 certification, 120Hz display with a punch-hole and a 6,000mAh battery. Poco X3 comes with a 6.67-inch Full HD+ display running on a 120Hz refresh rate with 240mss touch sampling rate. Under the hood, Poco X3 runs on Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 732G chipset.
The device has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor as the predecessor. Poco X3 is also IP53 splash-proof certified. The hardware has an integrated cooling technology called LiquidCool 1.0 Plus system. In terms of optics, the Poco X3 has a quad-camera setup.
The four camera system comprises of a primary 64-megapixel Sony IMX682 sensor with f/1.9 aperture along, a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture. Along with the two sensors, there are two 2-megapixel cameras for depth and macro shots. Poco X3 has MIUI 12 running out-of-the-box. Finally, coming to the battery, Poco X3 houses a sizable 6,000mAh battery supporting 33W fast charging technology.
Realme 7 Pro
Up next we have the much-talked-about Realme 7 Pro. It has four rear cameras and a single front camera, and offers some great experience on a budget with a great camera. Realme 7 Pro has a 6.4-inch full HD + Super AMOLED display. Ths Realme smartphone runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor. At the back Realme 7 Pro sports a quad-camera setup. It packs in a 64MP primary Sony IMX682 main sensor, an 8MP 119-degree ultra-wide lens, a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP depth sensor. There’s a single 32-megapixel camera upfront on Realme 7 Pro with an f/2.5 aperture.
The device is powered by a 4,500mAh battery with 65W SuperDart Charge fast charging technology for power backup. There is an in-display fingerprint sensor for security on Realme 7 Pro. The Realme 7 Pro 6GB model with 128GB is priced at Rs 19,999. The 8GB Realme 7 Pro with 128GB model is priced at Rs 21,999.
Motorola One Fusion Plus
The all new Motorola One Fusion Plus has a 6.5-inch Full HD+ display offering a screen resolution of 1,080 2,340 pixels. The newly-launched Motorola smartphone is powered by Snapdragon 730G processor. Moto One Fusion Plus runs on stock Android 10 operating system. Coming to optics, Motorola One Fusion has a 64-megapixel primary with aperture f/1.8, 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle with aperture f/2.2, 5-megapixel macro with aperture f/2.4 and a 2-megapixel camera with an aperture of f/2.4.
On top you get a 16-megapixel pop-up camera module with aperture F 2.2 for wide selfies. The new Motorola One Fusion Plus is a great fit among the top phones under 20000. The whole system is backed by a 5,000 mAh battery with 15W fast charging support, fast charger bundled with the box. Motorola One Fusion Plus price starts at Rs 15,999, available via Flipkart.
Poco X2 features a 6.67-inch Full HD+ display offering 120Hz refresh rate in an 20:9 aspect ratio. Both the sides, front and back are protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 featuring a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Poco X2 is powered by Snapdragon 730G, the mid-range gaming-centric chip by Qualcomm. Coming to optics, Poco X2 features a rear quad camera setup with a Sony 64MP IMX686 sensor, a 2-megapixel camera, a 5-megapixel sensor, and an 8-megapixel wide angle camera.
Upfront, Poco X2 flaunts a dual selfie camera setup sporting a 20MP and 2MP depth sensor. Poco X2 runs on the latest Android 10 with MIUI 11 out-of-the-box. Poco X2 houses a sizable 4,500mAh battery and supports 27W fast charging. Poco X2 new price starts at Rs 17,499 after the new GST hike.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is a maxed out version of the Redmi Note 9 Pro. The device features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor with a 3.5mm headphone jack. The device features a similar 6.67-inch IPS LCD display as Note 9 Pro with 60Hz refresh rate offering 120Hz touch sampling rate. Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is also powered by the same Qualcomm mid-range gaming-centric chip, the Snapdragon 720G.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has a 64-megapixel main camera paired with an 8-megapixel ultra wide-angle shooter, a 5-megapixel macro camera and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The phone packs a 5,020mAh battery with a better fast charger, a 33W fast charger will come with the box. Redmi Note 9 Pro Max new price starts at Rs 16,499.
Realme 6 Pro
Realme 6 Pro features a 6.6-inch Full HD+ screen with a brand new dual hole-punch design. It includes a 16-megapixel main shooter and an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle selfie shooter. Realme 6 Pro features Qualcomm gaming-centric processor, the Snapdragon 720G SoC. It has a four camera system featuring a 64-megapixel Samsung GW1 primary f/1.8 sensor. The other sensors include an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle f/2.3 sensor, a 12-megapixel telephoto lens and a 2-megapixel macro f/2.4 sensor.
Realme 6 Pro is backed by a 4,300mAh battery with support for the 30W fast charging. Realme 6 Pro new price starts at Rs 17,999 onwards, increased by Rs 1,000 from the earlier Rs 16,999 post GST hike on mobiles. Smartphones in India are now taxed at 18 percent compared to the previous 12 percent GST slab.
Samsung Galaxy M31
Samsung Galaxy M31 new price starts at Rs 16,856 onwards, increased by minimum of Rs 857 from the earlier Rs 15,999. The device flaunts a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED full HD+ Infinity-U display. Samsung Galaxy M31 is powered by in-house Exynos 9611 processor and is available in storage variants: base model with 6GB of RAM paired and 64GB of storage, while the other top-end model has 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.
Samsung Galaxy M31 features a quad-camera setup featuring a 64-megapixel main camera coupled with 8-megapixel secondary sensor, a 5-megapixel sensor and finally a 5-megapixel sensor.
Upfront, Galaxy M31 hosts a 32-megapixel selfie with an aperture of f/2.0. Samsung Galaxy M31 is backed by a massive 6,000mAh battery as it’s predecessor with support for 15W fast charging via a USB Type-C fast charger, shipped with the box along with a dedicated 3.5mm jack.
Realme 7 has been priced starting at Rs 14,999 in the country. Realme 7 comes with a 6.5-inch Full HD+ IPS display offering a resolution of 1,080 × 2,400 pixels, 90Hz refresh rate, and 120Hz touch sampling rate. It is powered by MediaTek’s latest Helio G95 chipset. The device runs on Realme UI based on Android 10. At the back Realme 7 sports a quad-camera setup. It packs in a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP 119-degree ultra-wide lens, a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP depth sensor.
Upfront Realme 7 features a 16MP front snapper. Lastly, Realme 7 comes with a huge 5,000mAh battery with 30W Dart charging support. The device can be charged upto 50 percent from 0 percent in 26 minutes.
Realme Narzo 20 Pro
The top of the three Narzo models, the Realme Narzo 20 Pro comes with a 6.5-inch 1080p display with 90Hz refresh rate. Screen-to-body ratio on Narzo 20 Pro is 90.5 percent and there is a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Narzo 20 Pro has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor inside the power button. Realme Narzo 20 Pro is powered by an octa-core 2.05GHz MediaTek Helio G95 processor, same as Realme 7 with Mali-G76 engine for graphics. Realme Narzo 20 Pro runs on Android 10-based Realme UI.
In terms of optics, Realme Narzo 20 Pro has a 48-megapixel primary sensor at the back with an f1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultrawide angle lens with a field of view of 119 degrees and an aperture of f2.3, a 2-megapixel black-and-white sensor with f2.4 aperture, and a 2-megapixel macro camera with f2.4 aperture.
For selfies, Realme Narzo 20 Pro has a 16-megapixel primary camera with f2.1 aperture inside the punch-hole setup. Realme Narzo 20 Pro is backed by a 4500mAh battery with 65W SuperDart Charge technology support. The 65W charging will top up the battery in less than 40 minutes via the USB-C port on the Narzo 20 Pro. Realme Narzo 20 Pro price starts at Rs 14,999. The 6GB RAM Narzo 20 Pro model with 64GB storage will cost Rs 14,999. The Narzo 20 Pro top model is priced at Rs 16,999 offering 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. Narzo 20 Pro colour options include White Knight and Black Ninja. Narzo 20 Pro is available via Flipkart and Realme online store.
Poco M2 Pro
Available now starting at Rs 13,999, the Poco M2 Pro shares a similar design as the already available Redmi Note 9 Pro. The device dons a glass back with dualtone finish of either black, green or grey. The device has a textured finish on the lower side. Poco M2 Pro comes with a similar 6.67-inch LCD display with 60Hz refresh rate. Poco M2 Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G coupled with Adreno 618 GPU.
The new Poco smartphone will have 4GB or 6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB storage with support for expandable storage. Poco M2 Pro runs on MIUI 11 based on Android 10 and upfront Poco M2 Pro features a 16-megapixel selfie camera inside the punch-hole. The whole system is backed by a 5,020mAh battery supports whopping 33W fast charging, the fastest you can get at this price.
Redmi Note 9 Pro
The much-new Redmi Note 9 Pro comes with a new design on the out made out of glass featuring a 6.67-inch IPS LCD display on top offering Full HD+ resolution. It’s a 60Hz display but offers 120Hz touch sampling rate with a punch hole camera at the top centre of the display. Redmi Note 9 Pro is powered by Snapdragon 720G, the new mid-range gaming-centric chip by Qualcomm. Redmi Note 9 Pro packs the new 48-megapixel Samsung GM2 sensor.
It is further helmed by an 8-megapixel ultra wide-angle camera offering 120-degree field of view, a new 5-megapixel macro sensor. Redmi Note 9 Pro packs a massive 5,020mAh battery this time supporting 18W fast charging. Redmi Note 9 Pro price now starts at Rs 13,999 post GST price hike.