New Mobiles worth buying in 15k to 20K Budget – Are You looking for a new smartphone with a great camera, long battery life, and fast performance, the Tech Guru at Candytech has some excellent recommendations for you.
We have chosen new phones from Samsung, Xiaomi, Vivo, Oppo, iQOO, Oneplus, and Realme in this price range.
Let’s Check Out The New Mobiles Under 20000 In India
Oppo A55 – Price Rs. 14,999
Oppo A55 is another good option under 20k and was launched on 1 October 2021 in India.
The Oppo A55 offers an IPS LCD 6.51-inch punch-hole display and comes with an HD+(1600*1080)pixels resolution, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and 270ppi density.
Talking about its variants, It is available in 2 storage variants
- 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard memory at Rs 15,490.
- 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard memory at Rs 17,490.
The phone’s Triple Rear camera setup can click amazing photos and shoot videos. A 50MP primary camera, a 2MP depth sensor, and a 2MP macro camera.
For selfies, the Oppo A55 has a 16MP front camera.
Oppo A74 (5G) – Price Rs. 17,990
Oppo A74 5G is the latest addition to the A-series smartphone. The brand launched the Oppo A74 5G in India on 26 April 2021.
The phone is available in a solo variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage at INR 17,990.
It features an FHD+(2400*1080)pixels resolution, 6.49 inch IPS LCD panel instead of an AMOLED panel, and comes with a punch-hole display including a 90.5% screen-to-body ratio.
Powering the Oppo A74, 5G is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor(14nm) clocked at 2GHz.
Additionally, it comes with an Adreno 619 GPU for gaming and supports 5G connectivity.
Recommendation – The Oppo A74 5G is a sleek mobile with decent cameras, 5G, a large battery, and a new UI. However, the processor is average.
Redmi Note 10S – Price Rs. 14,999
Redmi 10S was launched on 18 May 2021 in India, and it offers you good specs at a reasonable price.
It comes in the following variants:
- 6GB RAM and 64GB onboard memory.
- 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard memory.
Besides, The Redmi Note 10S offers a 6.43 inch AMOLED center punch-hole display, FHD+(2400*1080)pixels resolution, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and 409ppi density.
Recommendation – Overall, this phone offers you a powerful battery, incredible camera performance, and a fantastic viewing experience with its fantastic display.
Vivo V20 SE – Price Rs. 18,990
Vivo V20 SE is the newest member of the V series family. The phone was launched on 24 September 2020 in India, and it is a lightweight phone designed to fit comfortably in your hand.
The Vivo V20 SE is available in only 8GB RAM size and 128GB storage, which can be further expandable up to 1TB(1000GB) at INR 20990.
After the price drop, the phone is available for Rs. 18,990.
Recommendation – The Vivo V20 SE comes with large storage, ample ram, and has decent cameras. It runs on the latest OS and offers fast charging support. It is effortless to carry, not too heavy, and an excellent sleek phone for daily use.
Samsung Galaxy M32 – Price Rs. 14,999
Samsung New Mobiles Under 20000 – On 21 June 2021, Samsung Galaxy M32 was unveiled and is part of the Galaxy M-series.
The M32 is available in 2 variants:
- 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard memory at Rs 14,999.
- 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard memory at Rs 16,999.
The phone comes with an excellent 6.4 inch super AMOLED infinity-U display, FHD+(2400*1080)pixels resolution, a 90Hz refresh rate, and 800nits brightness.
The MediaTek Helio G80 is used for powering the phone.
It is an octa-core processor fabricated on a 12nm chipset and clocked at a 2Ghz and comes along with an ARM Mali-G52 GPU.
Furthermore, the cellphone comes with an extended 6000mAH battery and a 15 Watts fast charging support.
Recommendation – The Galaxy M32 is a good smartphone with a fast processor, AMOLED display, incredible camera, and a massive battery. Overall, the phone offers an all-rounder performance.
Lava Agni 5G – Price Rs. 17,999
On 9 November 2021, Lava broke the ceiling and launched the first 5G mobile from an Indian mobile brand in India. The Lava Agni 5G was launched for Rs. 19,990, but the brand offers Rs. 2000 discount on it currently and it is available for Rs. 17,999.
It has a 6.78 inch IPS LCD punch hole notch display, FHD+(2460*1080)pixels resolution for starters. Additionally, it offers a 90Hz refresh rate and an 84.2% screen-to-body ratio.
Powering the handset is a MediaTek Dimensity 810 5G octa-core processor fabricated on a 6nm process paired with an 8GB RAM.
Also, it has an ARM Mali-G57 GPU for gaming.
It offers a Quad camera setup at the back, including a 64MP primary camera, 5MP ultrawide angle lens, and two 2MP supporting cameras.
It also offers you a 16MP selfie camera to shoot gorgeous images.
Lastly, we are getting a massive 5000mAH capacity battery with 33 Watts Fast Charging support.
Tecno Camon 17 Pro – Price Rs. 16,990
Last month(15 July 2021), Tecno Camon 17 Pro was launched in the Indian market, and it is one of the best Tecno phones available under 20K.
The Camon 17 Pro features a 6.8 inch IPS LCD punch hole notch display, FHD+(2460*1080)pixels resolution, 90Hz refresh rate, and a 500nits peak brightness.
Powering the phone is a Mediatek Helio G95 octa-core processor fabricated on a 12nm chipset paired with an 8GB RAM.
For photography, it offers a Quad camera setup at the rear, including a 64MP primary camera, 8MP ultrawide angle lens, and two 2MP supporting cameras.
It also offers you a 48MP selfie camera to shoot mind-blowing images.
IQOO Z3 – Price Rs. 19,990
The iQOO Z3 was launched in India on 8 June 2021, and it comes with great specs for the price.
The key highlight of the phone is 5G support, great cameras, fast performance, and display.
The iQOO Z3 is available in 3 price variants:
- 128 GB storage + 6 GB RAM – Price Rs. 19,990.
- 128 GB storage + 8 GB RAM – Price Rs. 20,990.
- 256 GB storage + 8 GB RAM – Price Rs. 22,990.
Also, the 6GB RAM variant has a 1GB extended RAM support while the other versions have a 3GB extended RAM support.
The phone is fueled with a 4400mAH battery that supports 55 Watts fast charging for long-lasting usage.
Recommendation – The iQOO Z3 offers excellent photos and videos, fast performance with buttery smooth touch, and the latest OS. It also gets instantly charged and offers 5G network connectivity. The phone misses on a Super AMOLED display. Overall, it is a good phone in this price range.
Realme 8 5G – Price Rs. 18,500
The Realme 8 5G was launched in April 2021, and the key highlight of the device is fast performance and 5G support.
Firstly, the cellphone runs on MediaTek Dimensity 700 Octa-core processor fabricated on a 7m chipset and an ARM Mali-G57 MC2.
The phone offers a 6.5 inch IPS LCD left align punch-hole display and 90Hz refresh rate for multimedia.
The Realme 8 5G operates on Realme UI 2.0 based on the Android 11 Operating System.
You can capture stunning pics with a 48MP Triple rear camera setup and also by its 16MP selfie camera.
Recommendation – You will get a powerful 5G processor, a good camera, and a big battery with fast charging.
Realme 8s – Price Rs. 20,990
Realme 8s was launched in September 2021, along with Realme 8i.
The phone is powered by a powerful MediaTek Dimensity 810 5G Octa-Core processor(6nm) that is clocked at 2.4Ghz and comes along with an ARM Mali-G57 GPU.
For enjoying multimedia, it offers a 6.5 inch IPS LCD with a punch hole notch, FHD+(2400*1080)pixels resolution, and a 90Hz refresh rate.
Also, it comes with a 5000mAH battery capacity and 33 Watts fast charging support.
Vivo Y72 5G – Price Rs. 20,990
Vivo Y72 5G is the latest addition to the Vivo Y-series. The phone joined the y series on 15 July 2021 in India.
The Vivo Y72 5G features an FHD+(2408*1080pixels) resolution, 6.58 inch IPS LCD waterdrop display, and 90Hz refresh rate.
Powering the phone is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 processor fabricated on an 8nm chipset and clocked at 2.0 GHz speed and also has an Adreno 619 GPU.
The phone comes with 5G support, a future-proof device. Considering the competition, this may feel a bit expensive.
Recommendation – If you want a powerful performance, big battery, and 5G connectivity, go for this phone.
Oppo F19 Pro – Price Rs. 21,999
Oppo F19 Pro was launched on 8 March 2021 in India, and the highlighting features of this phone are its fantastic display and camera.
It offers a super AMOLED 6.43 inch punch-hole display and comes with an FHD+(2400*1080)pixels resolution, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and 409ppi density.
Talking about its variants, It is available in 2 storage variants
- 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard memory at Rs 21,490.
- 8GB RAM and 256GB onboard memory at Rs 23,490.
The Quad Rear camera setup can click amazing photos and shoot videos. There is a 48MP primary camera, an 8MP ultrawide lens, a 2MP portrait lens, and a 2MP macro camera.
For selfies, the F19 Pro has a 16MP front camera.
Recommendation – If a good camera, display, and premium body design is your priority, then you can go for this smartphone
Samsung Galaxy M32 (5G) – Price Rs. 21,990
Samsung Galaxy M32 (5G) is one of Samsung’s best-selling mid-range 5G smartphones. The phone comes with a massive (7000 mAH) long-lasting battery backup and can easily last two days with average usage.
The phone is available in 2 variants
- 6GB RAM and 128GB storage at 20999.
- 8GB RAM and 128GB storage at 22999.
Recommendation – The Samsung Galaxy M32 5G is an affordable phone with 5G support. It has decent cameras, but the display could have been Full HD instead of HD+.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Max – Price Rs. 19,990
Redmi Note 10 Pro Max smartphone joins the Note series on 4 March 2021 in India, and it is the most advanced phone in the Note 10 series.
The Redmi Note 10 Pro Max comes in 3 variants:
- 6GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage at INR 18,999.
- 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage at INR 19,999.
- 8GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage at INR 21,999.
Key Specs For Redmi Note 10 Pro max
- 6.67-inch super AMOLED display.
- FHD+(2400*1080)pixels resolution.
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G octa-core processor.
- Adreno 618 GPU.
- Available in only 128GB UFS 2.2 storage.
- Expandable up to 512GB via dedicated memory card slot.
- Come with 6/8GB LPDDR4x RAM.
- Operating System – MIUI 12 is based on Android 11.
- Side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
- Quad rear camera
- 108MP(f/1.9) primary camera provides high-clarity photos.
- 8MP(f/2.2) ultra-wide-angle lens for capturing wide area.
- 5MP(f/2.4) super macro lens for detailed close-ups and 2MP(f/2.4) depth sensor.
- Front camera
- 16MP(f/2.5) In-display front camera for selfies.
- 5020mAH battery capacity with 33 Watts fast charge support.
- Connectivity – USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm earphone jack.
- Dual SIM 4G network connectivity.
- Color options – Vintage Bronze, Glacial Blue, and Dark Night.
Recommendation – The Redmi Note 10 Pro Max offers an excellent AMOLED Display, decent cameras, a fast processor, and battery life. However, the phone misses the 5G connectivity and will not be future-proof.