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Best Gaming Phones under 20000 in India

By Staff | Updated: November 10, 2020 10:15 AM IST

The interest of online gaming has increased considerably in the last one or two years. After the arrival of games like PUBG and Fortnite, the industry has seen a rapid growth. Smartphone companies are also understanding the increasing craze of Indian users towards gaming. As a result, there are more than one gaming smartphone in the market at this time. There is a general perception about gaming smartphones that they are expensive. But here we are telling you about some of the best gaming smartphones in India under 20000 category.

Poco X3 16999

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CHIPSET

6GB + 64GB

ram/storage

64MP + 13MP +2MP +2MP

camera

6,000mAh

battery

The Poco X3 runs on Android 10 based MIUI 12. The phone has a 6.67 inch Full HD + display, which has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It has an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G processor and up to 8 GB of RAM. There are 4 cameras in the rear of Poco X3. These include 64 megapixel primary and 13 megapixel secondary sensors along with two other 2 megapixel sensors. A 20-megapixel selfie camera has been given in the punch-hole cutout in the front of the phone. This smartphone has up to 128 GB internal storage, which can be increased to 256 GB with a micro-SD card. The phone has a 6,000mAh battery with 33 watt fast charging. Fingerprint scanner is found on the side of the phone.

The base variant of Poco X3 with 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage is priced at Rs 16,999. The variant of 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage of the phone is priced at Rs 18,499, while the variant with 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage is priced at Rs 19,999.

Poco X3 has been introduced in two color options, which include cobalt blue and shadow gray color.

Realme 7 Pro 19999

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CHIPSET

6GB +128GB

ram/storage

64MP Primary Camera + 8MP Ultra wide-angle lens + B&W Portrait Lens + Macro lens

camera

4500mAh

battery

In the Realme 7 Pro smartphone, the company has given a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display. The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor and runs on Realme UI based on Android 10. On the camera front, this latest smartphone by Realme is equipped with a 64MP Sony IMX682 quad-camera system with an 8MP ultra-wide lens, 2MP portrait B/W lens, and 2MP macro lens. For clicking selfies, the company has given a 32MP in-display selfie camera. The phone comes in two variants 6GB RAM + 128GB is priced at Rs 19,999 and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage is priced at Rs 21,999. Realme 7 Pro comes in two colors - Mirror Silver and Mirror Blue. The smartphone comes with 65W SuperDart fast charging support along with a 4500mAh battery setup.

Realme 7 14999

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CHIPSET

6GB + 64GB

ram/storage

64MP Primary Camera, 8MP Ultra wide-angle lens, Macro lens, B&W Portrait Lens

camera

5000mAh

battery

The company has given MediaTek Helio G95 processor in the Realme 7 smartphone. As the company claims the processor is ‘More powerful for Gaming’. Realme 7 comes with 30W Dart Charge along with a 5000mah massive battery. The charging power is the same as Realme 6. The phone can be charged 100% in 60 minutes. The phone is paired with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. The display in this smartphone comes with a 6.5-inch FHD+ display with a 90hz refresh ratio. The phone runs on the Relame Ui based on Android 10. The company has given Superpower saving mode and Fast side fingerprint sensor. On the camera front, this latest smartphone comes with a 64MP camera with Sony IMX 682 sensor along with Night filters, Starry mode, US AND US Max, and Ultra-wide-angle video. For clicking beautiful selfies, the company has given 16MP in-display selfie camera. The smartphone comes in two variants including 6GB +64GB is priced at Rs 14,999 and 8GB RAM + 128GB storage is Rs 16,999. The  The sale will start from 10th September on Flipkart and Realme.com.

Poco X2 16499

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CHIPSET

6 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage.

ram/storage

48 primary lens, a secondary 8MP ultrawide lens, a 2MP macro lens, and a 2MP depth sensor

camera

Li-Po 4500 mAh battery

battery

POCO X2 is a newly launched smartphone by POCO on 4 February 2020. The phone is launched  with a 6.67-inch IPS LCD touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080x2400 pixels. POCO X2 packs 64+8+2+2 MP Rear camera and 20 MP + 2 MP Dual Front Cameras. The phone is powered by Octa core processor. It runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G Chipset. It has 6 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage. Xiaomi Poco X2 smartphone price in India is Rs 15,999. It has launched in Atlantis Blue, Matrix Purple, Phoenix Red colours. POCO X2 is launched with Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, and Gyroscope. It has other features like Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus. The smartphone supports 4500 mAh battery capacity. The smartphone comes in 2 other storage and RAM variants - Poco X2 128GB, Poco X2 256GB.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max 16999

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CHIPSET

6GB and 64GB

ram/storage

64 MP Primary Camera 8 MP, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera 5 MP Camera 2 MP, Depth Camera

camera

5020 mAh

battery

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has a 6.67 inch Full HD Plus display. Apart from this, the phone has four rear cameras including one camera is 64 megapixels, the other is 8 megapixels ultra wide, third is 5 megapixel macro lens and fourth is 2 megapixel depth sensor. The phone will have a 32-megapixel front camera. Qualcomm's Snapdragon 720G processor will be available in this phone. The phone also has Gorilla Glass 5 protection. There will also be a 5020 mAh battery with a 33 Watt fast charger. This phone is available in 4 GB RAM / 64 GB storage, 6 GB RAM / 128 GB and 8 GB RAM / 128 GB storage variants

Realme 6 Pro 17999

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CHIPSET

8GB + 128GB (Largest available for realme 6 Pro)

ram/storage

64MP Primary camera + 2MP Macro Lens + 8MP Ultra wide-angle lens + 12MP Telephoto lens

camera

4300mAh

battery

Realme 6 Pro packs 6.60-inch full-HD+ display and Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor. It comes with 6GB of RAM. The phone launches in India on 5 March 2020. Realme 6 Pro price in India starts at Rs. 16,999. This latest smartphone has a resolution of 1080x2400 pixels and an aspect ratio of 20:9. The phone will come in Lightning Blue and Lightning Orange colours. Realme 6 Pro runs on the Android 10 and is powers through a 5000mAh non-removable battery which supports proprietary fast charging. The phone packs 64GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card. On camera front, the phone offers a 64 Megapixels + 8 Megapixels + 12 Megapixels + 2 Megapixels of Rear camera and 16 Megapixels and 8 Megapixels of front camera that can click stunning selfies. The rear camera setup has autofocus.

Poco M2 Pro 13999

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CHIPSET

4GB RAM and 64GB storage

ram/storage

48MP + 5MP Macro + 8MP Ultra wide + 2MP Depth

camera

5000mAh

battery

Poco has launched its new smartphone in India as Poco M2 Pro. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G with Adreno 618 750MHz. This latest Poco smartphone comes in three variants - 4GB+64GB,  6GB+64GB, and 6GB+128GB. The base variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage is available for Rs 13,999. The variant with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage is available for Rs 14,999. The third variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage is available for Rs 16,999. Talking about the camera, the phone has Quad AI Rear Cameras with 48MP + 5MP Macro + 8MP Ultra wide + 2MP Depth. For clicking beautiful selfies, the phone has 16MP front camera with AI portrait mode, AI detection of 10 different scenes, Selfie timer, Face recognition, Night mode, Front HDR, and Short Video. Poco M2 Pro has IR Face unlock and Side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Other sensors in this latest smartphone includes Proximity sensor, Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Electronic compass, Vibration motor, Hall sensor, and Ambient light sensor. This mobile phone has 16.94cm (6.67) FHD+ Display along with 2400 x 1080 20:9 FHD resolution. The display has features like Sunlight display, Night display, Reading mode, Color temperature adjustment, and Supports standard display.

Realme Narzo 20 Pro 14999

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CHIPSET

6GB+64GB

ram/storage

48MP Primary Camera + 8MP Ultra wide-angle lens + B&W Portrait Lens + Macro lens

camera

4500mAh

battery

Realme Narzo 20 Pro has a 6.5 inch full HD + fullscreen display. The screen refresh rate is 90 Hz. The phone has 6 GB RAM and 8 GB RAM. Inbuilt storage is 64 GB and 128 GB. Storage can be increased via microSD card. The phone has a MediaTek Helio G95 gaming processor. On camera front, this newly launched smartphone has a quad rear camera setup with 48 megapixel primary camera. There is a 16 megapixel in-display selfie camera for selfie. The phone comes with two SIMs and a microSD card slot. The handset runs on Android 10 based Reality UI. To give power to the Reality Narzo 20 Pro, a 4500mAh battery is provided which supports 65 Watt Superdart Charge. Realme Narzo 20 Pro has been launched in two variants. The phone's 6 GB RAM and 64 GB storage variant costs Rs 14,999, while the 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage variant costs Rs 16,999. The first cell of this phone will be on September 25 at 12 noon on Flipkart, Realme.com and offline stores.

Samsung Galaxy M31s 20499

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CHIPSET

6GB +128GB

ram/storage

64.0 MP + 12.0 MP + 5.0 MP + 5.0 MP

camera

6000mah

battery

The Samsung Galaxy M31s has a 6.5-inch Full HD Plus Infinity Display. Apart from this, it has Samsung's Exynos 9611 processor with a clock speed of 2.3 GHz. The phone will get up to 8 GB of RAM and up to 128 GB of storage. This Samsung phone has four rear cameras, one is 64 megapixels, the other is 12 megapixels ultra wide, the third is 5 megapixel depth and the fourth is also a 5 megapixel macro. A 32-megapixel lens has been given for selfie. There will be many features such as night mode, 4K recording and single shot with the camera. This Samsung phone has a 6000mAh battery that supports fast charging. A 25W fast charger will also be available in the box with the phone. Apart from this it has an expandable memory card, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS, USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The phone also has the facility of reverse charging.

Summary List of Best Gaming Phones under 20000 in India

Top Mobile Phones and Prices Prices
Poco X3 16999
Realme 7 Pro 19999
Realme 7 14999
Poco X2 16499
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max 16999
Realme 6 Pro 17999
Poco M2 Pro 13999
Realme Narzo 20 Pro 14999
Samsung Galaxy M31s 20499

Top Comparisons

new arrivals in india

Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro
Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro

39,999

Infinix Hot 10
Infinix Hot 10

9,999

Vivo V20 SE
Vivo V20 SE

20,990

Vivo V20
Vivo V20

24,990

Micromax In 1b
Micromax In 1b

6,999

Micromax In Note 1
Micromax In Note 1

10,999

OnePlus 8T
OnePlus 8T

42,999

Samsung Galaxy F41
Samsung Galaxy F41

15,499

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max

1,29,900

Apple iPhone 12 Pro
Apple iPhone 12 Pro

1,19,900

Apple iPhone 12 Mini
Apple iPhone 12 Mini

69,900

Apple iPhone 12
Apple iPhone 12

79,900

Poco X3
Poco X3

16,999

Realme Narzo 20A
Realme Narzo 20A

8,499

Realme Narzo 20
Realme Narzo 20

10,499

Realme Narzo 20 Pro
Realme Narzo 20 Pro

14,999

Oppo F17
Oppo F17

17,990

Samsung Galaxy M51
Samsung Galaxy M51

24,999

Poco M2
Poco M2

10,999

Oppo F17 Pro
Oppo F17 Pro

22,990

Realme 7 Pro
Realme 7 Pro

19,999

Realme 7
Realme 7

14,999

Xiaomi Redmi 9A
Xiaomi Redmi 9A

6,799

Vivo Y20
Vivo Y20

12,990

Xiaomi Redmi 9
Xiaomi Redmi 9

8,999

Nokia 5.3
Nokia 5.3

13,999

Motorola Moto G9
Motorola Moto G9

11,499

Realme C15
Realme C15

9,999

Realme C12
Realme C12

8,999

Samsung Galaxy Note 20
Samsung Galaxy Note 20

77,999

Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime
Xiaomi Redmi 9 Prime

9,999

Oppo Reno4 Pro
Oppo Reno4 Pro

34,990

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core
Samsung Galaxy M01 Core

5,499

Realme 6i
Realme 6i

12,999

Asus Rog Phone 3
Asus Rog Phone 3

49,999

OnePlus Nord
OnePlus Nord

24,999

Infinix Smart 4 Plus
Infinix Smart 4 Plus

7,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9

11,999

Samsung Galaxy M01s
Samsung Galaxy M01s

9,999

Vivo X50 Pro 5G
Vivo X50 Pro 5G

49,990

Vivo X50 5G
Vivo X50 5G

34,990

Realme C11
Realme C11

7,499

Poco M2 Pro
Poco M2 Pro

13,999

Realme X3
Realme X3

24,999

Realme X3 SuperZoom
Realme X3 SuperZoom

27,999

Tecno Spark Power 2
Tecno Spark Power 2

9,999

Oppo A12
Oppo A12

9,990

Oppo A52
Oppo A52

16,990

Samsung Galaxy A21s
Samsung Galaxy A21s

15,999

Oppo Find X2
Oppo Find X2

64,990

Motorola One Fusion Plus
Motorola One Fusion Plus

17,499

Samsung Galaxy A31
Samsung Galaxy A31

20,999

Samsung Galaxy M01
Samsung Galaxy M01

8,999

Samsung Galaxy M11
Samsung Galaxy M11

10,999

Infinix Hot 9 Pro
Infinix Hot 9 Pro

9,999

LG Velvet
LG Velvet

Price Not Available

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Lite
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Lite

Price Not Available

Apple iPhone SE 2020
Apple iPhone SE 2020

42,500

Honor 30 Pro
Honor 30 Pro

Price Not Available

Honor 30
Honor 30

Price Not Available

OnePlus 8
OnePlus 8

44,999

OnePlus 8 Pro
OnePlus 8 Pro

54,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro

13,999

Motorola Moto E4
Motorola Moto E4

8,999

Samsung Galaxy On Max
Samsung Galaxy On Max

9,775

nubia N2
nubia N2

15,999

Karbonn K9 Kavach 4G
Karbonn K9 Kavach 4G

5,290

Motorola Moto C Plus
Motorola Moto C Plus

6,999