Best Phones under 20000 in India for July 2017

Updated 27 - Jul - 2017

Looking to buy the best phone under 20000? This year, there were a lot of new phones launches in the 20000 smartphone segment. While most of these smartphones offer good performance, some can really go toe to toe with high end flagship smartphones. So, you have a lot of options if you are buying a best mobile under 20000 price, but which one to buy? To make things simple, here is our list of the best smartphones under 20000 in India for January 2017. These phones offer good performance, camera quality, specifications and good features at mid-range price points and are recommended for users with a budget of under 20000.So here are the top 10 best phones under 20000 in India.




Moto G5 Plus
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Moto G5 Plus

If you are planning to buy a best smartphone under 20000, you can’t get anything better than the Moto G5 Plus currently. The G5 Plus, combined the dependable performance, decent battery life and a best in class camera in a single package. All this makes the Moto G5 Plus, the best phone under 20000 rupees. Moreover, you will continue to get the latest Android version whenever it comes for at least next year.

Moto G5 Plus - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 & 4 GB | 16 & 32 GB
Display :
5.2 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
Available at :
Lenovo Z2 Plus
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Lenovo Z2 Plus

The Indian smartphone market is very price sensitive. We like good phones with formidable performance at low prices and nothing does it better than the Lenovo Z2 Plus. With a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 on-board, the Z2 Plus overpowers the competition very easily. To further strengthen its position, Lenovo offers it with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, making it the best phone under 20000. The smaller 5-inch touchscreen offers good colour reproduction, although same can’t be said about the 13MP rear camera.

Lenovo Z2 Plus - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 GB
Display :
5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.15 GHz,Quad
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
3500 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
Available at :
Coolpad Cool 1
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Coolpad Cool 1

Another great phone in this segment is the Coolpad Cool 1. Available with dual camera, the Le 2 brings refined design to the table, along with outstanding performance. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 652-powered device is quite powerful, and has one of the better cameras in the sub-20K segment. The 4000mAh battery is not at par with the Redmi Note 4, but it will still last a day without any hassle.

Coolpad Cool 1 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 & 4 GB | 32
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.8 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 & 13 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
4060 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 652
Available at :
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is the phone of the moment. It replaces the well received Redmi Note 3 in the budget segment with a newer design and slightly updated specifications. The biggest change comes in the form of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC, which is not as powerful as the Snapdragon 650 on the Redmi Note 3, but at the same time adds more battery life to the phone. The new 13MP rear camera is also a good improvement over its predecessor and now the phone is also available with 64GB of storage and 4GB of RAM.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
4100 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
Available at :
Lenovo P2
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Lenovo P2

The Lenovo P2 makes its way into this list with its outstanding battery life, During our tests, the phone lasted for more than three days on multiple occasions, which is a new record on its own. The Snapdragon 625 SoC powered device features 4GB of RAM, which provides a nice balance between performance and battery life. The phone just lacks a good camera.

Lenovo P2 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 & 4 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.0,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
5100 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
Available at :
Gionee A1
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Gionee A1

The Gionee A1 is for people who like taking selfies. The phone offers a good display and a very good rear camera. Gionee has also managed to bring the best out of the MediaTek Helio P10 SoC, which makes it a decent performer. You get 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage on the phone, which should be ample for most users. The best part about the phone is its rear camera, which take superb images in almost all lighting conditions, and sits just below the Moto G5 Plus in terms of image quality. The front facing camera on the phone is also noteworthy and selfie lovers would also appreciate the different modes available.

Gionee A1 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
16 MP
Battery :
4010 mAH
Soc :
Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10
Available at :
Xiaomi Mi Max Prime
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Xiaomi Mi Max Prime

If you are looking for a big phone with good battery life along with some impressive performance, then the Mi Max Prime is certainly your best bet. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 SoC that we saw on the Redmi Note 3. The main feature of this smartphone, is the large 6.44-inch display that offers good viewing angles, and is the ideal size to watch a lot of videos, or even read. Your movie-watching endeavours are well-supported by the huge 4850mAh battery, which won’t die even after two days of average usage.

Xiaomi Mi Max Prime - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 128 GB
Display :
6.44 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.8 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
16 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
4850 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 652
Oppo F3
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Oppo F3

The Oppo F3 is quite simply the best selfie-centric phone you can have in the 20K smartphone segment. It has a dual camera setup at the front for all kinds of selfie occasions. The performance however is just about average as the MediaTek MT6750T just does a good enough job for the most part. The phone also features 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage which puts it right at par with the Gionee A1. The battery life however is somewhat better and the rear camera also does a decent job overall.

Oppo F3 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
1.5 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
16 & 8 MP
Battery :
3200 mAH
Soc :
MediaTek MT6750T
Available at :
Huawei Honor 6X
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Huawei Honor 6X

If having a dual camera phone is a must for you and you don’t want to compromise on the image quality, the Honor 6X is the phone to looks for. In the budget category, this dual camera phone, lies just behind the Nubia Z11 Mini in camera performance. However, it is not the best performer out there, but it won’t disappoint as far as day to day tasks are concerned. Beyond that, it has a really nice display and offers a day long battery life.

Huawei Honor 6X - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.5 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.1 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 & 2 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
3340 mAH
Soc :
HiSilicon Kirin 655
Available at :
Xiaomi Redmi 4
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Xiaomi Redmi 4

If you are looking for a balanced smartphone, the Redmi 4r can be one of the choices. This budget phone is using the Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC and is available in multiple RAM and storage options. It is a good performer and has the best camera in sub-10K category. The phone has large 4100mAh battery offering an entire day of battery life. For light users, the phone may even last more than a day.

Xiaomi Redmi 4 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5 (720 x 1280)
Processor :
1.4 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
4100 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435

Here's is the summary list of Best Phones Under 20000 in India July 2017

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Moto G5 Plus14999flipkart78/100
Lenovo Z2 Plus12199Tatacliq82/100
Coolpad Cool 110999amazon77/100
Xiaomi Redmi Note 410999flipkart77/100
Lenovo P213499flipkart76/100
Gionee A115970Tatacliq66/100
Xiaomi Mi Max Prime19999N/AN/A
Oppo F318000amazon68/100
Huawei Honor 6X11999amazon72/100
Xiaomi Redmi 48999N/A74/100