Best Phones under 20000 in India for September 2017

Updated 24 - Sep - 2017

Looking to buy the best smartphone 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 phone under 20000 price, but which one to buy? To make things simple, here is our list of the best mobiles 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.




Honor 8
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Honor 8

If you are buying a smartphone under 20000, the best phone currently is the Honor 8. Launched last year, this good looking device offers decent performance and one of the best dual camera setups you can buy at the moment in the 20K budget. The phone also has a decent battery life and a decent selfie camera as well.

Honor 8 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.2 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.3 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 & 12 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
HiSilicon Kirin 950
Available at :
Moto G5 Plus
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Moto G5 Plus

If you are buying a 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 in 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 :
Xiaomi Mi Max 2
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Xiaomi Mi Max 2

If you are looking for a big phone with good battery life along with some impressive performance, then the Mi Max 2 is certainly your best bet. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC that we saw on the Redmi Note 4. 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 2 - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 64 & 128 GB
Display :
6.44 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 MP
Front camera :
5 MP
Battery :
5300 mAH
Soc :
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
Available at :
Samsung Galaxy On Max
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Samsung Galaxy On Max

The Samsung Galaxy On Max is of the best budget friendly low light shooter we reviewed this year. The phone has a good display and a decent battery life as well. The front facing camera is also quite good. However, compared to the Honor 8, the phone is slightly slow, but you do get a dependable battery life.

Samsung Galaxy On Max - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
4 GB | 32 GB
Display :
5.7
Processor :
1.6 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
13 MP
Front camera :
13 MP
Battery :
3300 mAH
Soc :
Mediatek MT6757
Available at :
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 has been around for quite some and it still is one of the best phones you can buy in a tight budget. The phone is powered by a 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 :
Honor 8 Lite
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Honor 8 Lite

Another Honor phone which makes its way into the list is the Honor 8 Lite. The phone has slightly better camera than the Honor 6X and looks better as well. It is just as fast as the Honor 6X as they both by the dependable Hisiclion Kien 655 SoC. However, you get 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage on the Honor 8 Lite.

Honor 8 Lite - Specifications
Ram & Storage :
3 & 4 GB | 32 & 64 GB
Display :
5.2 (1080 x 1920)
Processor :
2.1 GHz,Octa
Operating system :
Android
Primary camera :
12 MP
Front camera :
8 MP
Battery :
3000 mAH
Soc :
Kirin 655
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
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 in the category. 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 :

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

Product NamePrice starting fromAvailable atRating
Honor 829999flipkart72/100
Moto G5 Plus12999amazon78/100
Xiaomi Mi Max 214999amazon75/100
Samsung Galaxy On Max15900flipkart75/100
Xiaomi Redmi Note 410999flipkart77/100
Honor 8 Lite17999N/AN/A
Huawei Honor 6X10999amazon72/100
Xiaomi Redmi 48499amazon74/100
Lenovo Z2 Plus10999amazon82/100