The category below Rs 20,000 continues to host new smartphones every few months. This month, the segment shows that one of the most popular series of smartphones has received a new accessory – the Xiaomi Remy Note series. The Redmi Note 8 Pro is trying to redefine the ideal smartphone in this segment with class advantages, in competition with the Realme XT. Samsung is also playing its card with the Galaxy A50s with a new camera and improved design.
However, this segment currently has one phone that has a massive advantage over others in terms of performance – the Poco F1. The 2018 flagship of the Xiaomi now starts at Rs 14,999 with the Snapdragon 845 chipset. Xiaomi also has another option in this segment in the form of the Redmi K20, which carries a premium dash for this class. And we still have the Realme XT which is still the best all-around option for less than 20,000 rubles.
Best smartphones under £ 20,000 in November 2019
Realme XT (from £ 15,999)
The Realme XT is currently the best all-around option for less than 20,000 rubles. This phone has everything you need from an affordable phone these days. There's a lot of premium glass construction with a gradient finish. For cameras, Realme offers four cameras with a 64-megapixel main camera and a 16-megapixel selfie camera. With a Snapdragon 712 chipset and up to 8 GB of RAM, performance is among the best in this class. The Realme XT also comes with a 4000mAh fast charge VOOC 3.0 battery.
Redmi Note 8 Pro (from Rs 14,999)
The Redmi Note 8 Pro brings the Xiaomi Note series back to the limelight with a gaming chipset and a wide range of rear-facing cameras. The Note 8 Pro gets the MediaTek Helio G90T chipset and is paired with the MIUI 11 based on Android 9. Xiaomi also offers a 64-megapixel rear camera and a 20-megapixel selfie camera. The Note 8 Pro also gets top-quality glass-metal build, a 6.5-inch Full HD + display, and comes with a 4500mAh battery, which now comes with an 18W high-speed charger included in the box.
Pozo F1 (from Rs 14,999)
If all you're looking for is a cruel performance for current gaming cultures, look no further than the Poco F1. With its Snapdragon 845 chipset, this phone is a beaver, and the 4000mAh 18W fast charge support battery ensures that your gaming sessions are not disturbed. The Poco F1 is also the only handset in its class that offers an IR unlock system and a plastic body. It also has decent cameras and a large LCD display.
Redmi K20 (from Rs 19,999)
The Redmi K20 is accused of being too expensive, but there's no denying this is a great phone for its price. The Redmi K20 comes with a Snapdragon 730 chipset that is more powerful for most gamers and power users. It also offers stunning glass-topped design and a unique glittering pop-up camera system. The Redmi K20 gets a capable triple camera system and a 4000mAh battery with 18W fast charge support.
Samsung Galaxy A50s (from Rs 19,999)
The Galaxy A50s is the only phone in this segment that is sleek and exciting. The A50s offer all the necessary features packed in a stylish body. Samsung uses an Exynos 9611 chipset with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of memory, which should be good enough for most users throughout the day. Samsung also offers a 48-megapixel main rear camera along with an 8-megapixel wide-angle camera. For selfies there is a 32-megapixel front-facing camera. And if all of this doesn't work for you, then the 6.4-inch Full HD + Super AMOLED display will surely like it.