Best Smartphones under 20000 (January 2021)

Are you looking to buy the best smartphones? Are you confused with which phone to buy? We are here for you to help to know the Best Smartphones under 20000.

Every year there are a lot of new phones launching in the 20000 segment. Most of the smartphones under 20000 offer you excellent performance, good camera quality, premium design and much more trending features.

In our site, we have mentioned some of the brands which offer phones under Rs. 20000. So that you can easily compare the phones with prices and features. 

Below given are the list of top smartphones under 20000.

Best phones under 20000Price
Poco X3Rs. 16,999
Samsung Galaxy M31sRs. 18,499
Realme 7 ProRs. 19,999
Poco Xiaomi X2Rs.16,999
Realme 6 proRs.17,999

Poco X3  

Poco X3 was launched on 22nd September 2020. The phone comes with a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. The phone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor. It comes with 6GB of RAM the storage of the phone can be expanded using a microSD card

Poco X3 has a quad-camera setup on the rear with a 64-megapixel primary camera, an 8-megapixel ultrawide angle camera, a 2-megapixel macro lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The rear camera features include LED flash, autofocus, and digital zoom, face detection, touch to focus. The front camera sports a single camera setup that has a 20-megapixel. 

Display6.6-inch
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 732G
RAM6 GB
Storage64 GB
Battery Capacity6000 mAh
Rear Camera64MP + 13MP + 2MP + 2MP
Front Camera20MP

Samsung Galaxy M31s

Galaxy M31s was launched on 30 July 2020 starting at the price range of Rs. 19,499. The comes in two storage variants 6GB RAM with 128GB internal storage and 8GB RAM with 128GB internal storage. Galaxy M31s is available in two colors Mirage Black and Mirage Blue. The phone features a 6.5-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-O Display. The phone runs the Android 10 operating system.

Galaxy M31s features a quad-camera setup that includes a 64-megapixel main camera with f/1.8 aperture, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 5-megapixel macro camera with f/2.4 aperture, and another 5-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The front camera has a 32-megapixel with an aperture of f/2.2. The phone has a 6000 mAh non-removable battery with support for 25W fast charging.

Display6.5-inch
ProcessorSamsung Exynos 9611
RAM6 GB
Storage128 GB
Battery Capacity6000 mAh
Rear Camera64MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MP
Front Camera32MP

Realme 7 Pro

 Realme 7 Pro was launched in India on September 3, 2020. The phone has 6.40 inches Full HD+ Super AMOLED Display. The resolution of the screen is 1080×2400 pixels with an aspect ratio of 20:9. The phone comes with a 4500 mAh non-removable battery which supports 65W proprietary fast charging. The phone runs on the Android v10 (Q) operating system.

Realme 7 Pro has a quad-camera setup on the back. There is a 64-megapixel primary camera with f/1.8 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultrawide angle camera with f/2.3 aperture; a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture, and a -megapixel depth shooter with f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera has features like64MP Mode, Pro Nightscape, Starry Mode, Super NightScape, Panoramic View, Expert Mode, Timelapse, Portrait Mode, HDR, and Ultra Wide-angle. The front camera has a 32-megapixel camera with an f/2.5 aperture. 

Display6.4-inch
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 720G
RAM8 GB
Storage128 GB
Battery Capacity4500 mAh
Rear Camera64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP
Front Camera32MP

Poco Xiaomi X2:

Poco Xiaomi is reasonable for its money, which has greater specifications and capabilities. The design is circular patch on the rear and bright gradient finishes and it has also used gorilla glass 5 on both front and back for its long time durability. 

Poco X2 supports a 120Hz refresh rate as well as HDR-10. You get a 6.67-inch display with dual front cameras of 1080×2400 pixels. The processor is Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G and also it has 8GB RAM with up to 256GB of storage. 

When you talk about the camera, the phone boasts of a 64-megapixel Sony IMX 686 primary rear camera with 8MP and two 2MP secondary sensors. About the selfies, there are dual front cameras of 20MP+2MP.

Display6.67-inch, 1080×2400 pixels
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 730G
RAM6 GB
Storage64 GB
Battery Capacity4500 mAh
Camera64 + 2 + 8 + 2 MP | 20 + 2 MP

Realme 6 pro:

Realme 6 pro has also proved its legacy in the Realme series by introducing new features in it.  This supports a 90Hz refresh rate display and the processor is Qualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G. Here you get a 6.6 inch display with dual front cameras of 1080 x 2400 pixels. The phone has a 64MP quad camera setup. It has 6 GB with upto 64 GB storage capacity. It has a 4300mAh battery with 30w fast charging. 

Display6.60-inch, 1080×2400 pixels
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 720G
RAM6 GB
Storage64 GB
Battery Capacity43000 mAh
Camera64MP + 8MP + 12MP + 2MP  | 16MP + 8MP

Honorable Mentions:

BrandPrice
Realme X2Rs.17,999
Samsung Galaxy M40Rs. 16,289
Redmi K20Rs.19,990
Vivo S1 proRs. 17,948
Samsung Galaxy A50sRs. 17,499
Oppo A9 2020RS. 17,390

Realme X2:

Realme X2 has three different color variants like Pearl White, Pearl Green and Pearl blue. The processor is Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G. One of the best features on Realme X2 is it has 6.4-inch dew-drop notch with a large, Super AMOLED display and an in-display fingerprint sensor. It also has two Nano-SIM card slots and a slot for a microSD card. 

You can play games for a long time and there are no heating issues in this phone. Due to Dolby Atmos enhancements, the bottom speaker gets loud. Speaking about the camera, Realme X2 has 32 MP sensor and you can capture good selfies under good light. It has 64MP AI quad camera setup at the rear with ultra wide-angle, macro lens and portrait lens. It has 4000 mAh battery and it charges faster because it has VOOC Flash Charge 4.0 standard which makes the charging faster. 

Display6.40-inch, 1080×2340 pixels
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 730G
RAM4 GB
Storage64 GB
Battery Capacity4000 mAh
Camera64 + 8 + 2 + 2 MP | 32 MP

Samsung Galaxy M40:

Samsung Galaxy M40 is one of the best phones to buy under Rs.20000 from Samsung. It has a 6.30-inch full-HD PLS TFT LCD display. The processor is Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC, so it is good for gaming. But, this phone heats up quickly when you use it for a long time. 

It has 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage capacity. The latter is expandable, but the slot is hybrid, so dual sim and micro SD card is not possible. 

Speaking about the camera, it is not that great. It has a 32MP primary sensor, 8MP ultra-wide and 5MP depth sensor. The video recording is at 4k  but the quality is not that great. It has a 3500mAh battery capacity which lasts for one day. 

Display6.30-inch, 1080×2340 pixels
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 675
RAM6 GB
Storage128 GB
Battery Capcity3500 mAh
Camera32 + 8 + 5 MP | 16 MP

Redmi k20:

Redmi K20 is one of the best smartphones which has 6.39-inch AMOLED display and is of excellent quality, and the in-display fingerprint sensor is also quick.

The processor is Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 and it gives good gaming experience. It has 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage capacity. It has 4000mAh battery capacity. The camera in the Redmi k20 is really good. It shoots 48MP + 8MP + 13MP triple rear camera and 20MP front camera. 

Display6.39 inch, 1080×2340 pixels
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 730
RAM6 GB
Storage64 GB
Battery Capacity4000mAh
Camera48MP + 8MP + 13MP  | 20MP

Vivo S1 pro:

Vivo S1 pro has a beautiful design, good quality amoled display and battery lasts for a long time. But, on the downside of the phone, the chipset is lacklustre. The performance of the camera also doesn’t lend it a competitive edge.

Display6.38-inch, Full HD+
ProcessorSnapdragon 665
RAM8 GB
Storage128 GB
Battery Capacity4500 mAh
Camera48+ 8+ 2+ 2 MP | 32 MP

Samsung Galaxy A50s:

Samsung Galaxy A50 has updated its features and introduced the new version of it called Samsung Galaxy A50s. Samsung Galaxy A50s screen is bit too large for one handed users. But the phone is slight and slim. 

Samsung Galaxy uses its own  Exynos 9611 processor which is identical to the Exynos 9610 in the Galaxy A50.

Speaking about the camera, it has 48 MP rear camera, 8 MP wide angle camera, 5 MP depth sensors and 32 MP front camera. This primary camera works well in the Day time, but it is weak in low light.

That is the reason why it has come in the honourable list.

Display6.40-inch, 1080×2340 pixels
ProcessorSamsung Exynos 9611
RAM4 GB
Storage128 GB
Battery Capcity4000 mAh
Camera48 + 5 + 8 MP | 32 MP

Oppo A9 2020:

Oppo A9 2020 is a budget smartphone that includes a faster Snapdragon processor. It has a quad camera and 8 GB RAM in it. 

The Oppo A9 2020 looks beautiful and looks to be more expensive than it is actually. It has a 5000 mAh battery and it lasts for a longer time. 

But the disappointing thing about Oppo A9 2020 is its display compared to the other phones in the same price range. The Snapdragon processor can be found in any other cheap phones. The gaming is also poor. 

Display6.5 inches
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 665
RAM8GB
Storage128GB
Battery Capacity5000 mAh
Camera48 + 8 + 2 + 2 MP | 16 MP

Above mentioned are the best smartphones under Rs.20,000. Be sure to check out our other articles Best Smartphones Under Rs. 25,000, Best Smartphones Under Rs. 30,000, Best Smartphones Under Rs. 35,000 and Best Smartphones Under Rs. 40,000.