Think that only expensive flagship phones offer top-notch chipsets? Here are a few affordable smartphones with flagship-grade chipsets to check out.
These days, users are looking for the best specifications in their smartphones, whether it’s the camera setup or display or even the battery. However, the thing that affects everything the most is the chipset the smartphone runs. The latest chipsets come along with flagship smartphones with a higher price tag. But that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on them as there are several affordable smartphones with flagship-grade chipsets. We have curated a list of these smartphones for you to take a look!
The OnePlus 8 is a value smartphone with a flagship-grade chipset – the Snapdragon 865 – which should deliver smooth performance under most user-case scenarios. Be it while gaming, multi-tasking or editing pictures and videos, you should be able to enjoy a smooth user-experience with this smartphone, as per company claims. Apart from the top-notch chipset, the smartphone has an efficient 48MP quad-camera setup at the back that uses an OIS (Optical Image Stabilization) system, which should enable you to click pictures and shoot videos without shakes. Finally, it has a 6.5-inch display that has up to 90Hz refresh rate, which should deliver a smooth visual output.
The Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite is an affordable flagship smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset that can clock CPU speeds up to 2.8GHz, making it a robust device. You should be able to perform most functions with ease on this smartphone, without significant lags, as per company claims. Additionally, the memory combination of 8GB RAM and 512GB internal memory makes the performance of the smartphone even better. Furthermore, the smartphone has a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Plus display that supports 16 million colours, as per company claims, which should result in a visual experience with bright colours. Finally, it has a 4500mAh 2-day intelligent battery, which optimises the power usage to give the smartphone long battery life, as claimed by the brand.
Here is an affordable flagship smartphone from Realme that runs on the combination of a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor and Adreno 650 GPU. This should result in a smooth user experience, even while using heavy files. Furthermore, the smartphone has a quad-camera setup at the back with a 64MP primary camera, a 12MP telephoto camera, an 8MP wide camera and a 2MP depth camera. Thanks to such an efficient setup, you can click pictures in various modes with optimum outputs. Finally, it has a 4200mAh battery, which should deliver a day’s performance on a single charge under optimal conditions, as claimed by the brand.
The Redmi K20 Pro runs on Android 9 Pie operating system with 2.84GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Octa-Core processor and Adreno 640 GPU with Game Turbo 2.0 for hardcore gaming requirements. It is equipped with 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage to help you store your games. You should be able to take decent pictures with the 48MP+13MP+8MP triple rear camera setup or the 20MP front-facing pop-up camera. The front camera comes with a panoramic selfie mode for those big group selfies. Due to the pop-up camera, it has a 6.39-inch Full AMOLED capacitive touchscreen. It also supports dual SIM setup with dual-standby (4G+4G). It has a 3.5mm headphone jack with a USB Type-C for connections.