We have handpicked some of the latest smartphones that are available below Rs 20,000. The list includes phones such as the Redmi Note 11T 5G, Realme 9 Pro, and the Poco M4 Pro 5G.advertisement
- Shubham Verma
- New Delhi
- March 4, 2022
- UPDATED: March 4, 2022 16:33 IST
If you love to play games like Battlegrounds Mobile India, PUBG New State, and Call of Duty Mobile, you no longer need to spend a bomb on phones. You can easily find a well-performing smartphone to play games for under Rs 20,000. Brands such as Xiaomi, Realme, and Motorola have aggressively-priced phones in this segment, and they all come with good chipsets and big displays that gamers will appreciate.
We have handpicked some of the latest smartphones that are available below Rs 20,000. These phones have gone through our tests. We have reviewed these phones for their gaming performance and found they are the best ones in the sub-Rs 20,000 segment. We checked their processor speeds, display performance, and battery consumption mainly, but also took into account how well they are built for gaming.
Here is the list of the best gaming mobile phones for under Rs 20,000.
Redmi Note 11T 5G
One of the top phones in the Redmi Note 11 series is the Redmi Note 11T 5G. This 5G phone comes with a MediaTek Dimensity 810 processor, which is a good chipset for mid-range phones. Games such as BGMI and PUBG: New State run well on this phone without any visible lags or stutters, although you may have to ensure that you have set graphics to a notch below the best. The 6.6-inch Full-HD+ display of the Redmi Note 11T 5G has a 90Hz refresh rate, which offers smooth animations when gaming. The 5000mAh battery lasts a day easily and the 33W fast-charging technology is helpful.
The Redmi Note 11T 5G is available at a price of Rs 16,999.
Our verdict: The Redmi Note 11T offers 5G support as well as a great display with a high refresh rate, an improved processor and fast charging support with the charger inside the box. All of this makes the Note 11T 5G a good package.
Motorola Moto G60
Over the past few months, Motorola has become aggressive in terms of phone launches in India. Its G-series is one of the best-selling lineups of Android phones. The Moto G60, particularly, comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor, which is one of the seasoned gaming processors of the mid-range. It ensures fast performance when you play high-end games, while the 6.8-inch Full-HD+ 120Hz display allows for smooth animation in games. The Moto G60 has a 6000mAh battery that people who are hooked to their phones for a long time will appreciate. The 20W charge technology will fill up the battery fast.
The Motorola Moto G60 comes at a starting price of Rs 17,999.
Our verdict: The performance of the smartphone is pretty smooth and fast, the battery is impressive, and lasts a little over two days. The camera captures sharp and crisp images during the daytime.
Realme 9 Pro
The Realme 9 Pro is one of the newest phones in India. It is the successor to the Realme 8 Pro, which focused on cameras, but unlike it, the Realme 9 Pro focuses on performance more than anything. It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor, which is a mid-range 5G chipset that is fast enough for most games. Although you will not be able to play games at the highest graphics possible, a notch below the best will make your experience enjoyable. The phone’s 6.6-inch Full-HD+ display with 120Hz makes games run smoothly, while the 5000mAh battery lasts a day easily.
The Realme 9 Pro starts at Rs 17,999.
Poco M4 Pro 5G
Another good phone on the list is the Poco M4 Pro 5G. It arrived only recently with a 6.6-inch Full-HD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate and a 120Hz touch sampling rate. Both these display features will ensure smooth animations and high touch response. Powering the phone is a MediaTek Dimensity 810 processor, which is one of the fastest ones for gaming. Its 5000mAh battery is touted to last a day.
The Poco M4 Pro 5G starts at Rs 14,999.