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Best Mobile for Gaming in India in 2020

By Staff | Updated: August 31, 2020 3:01 PM IST

Smartphone manufacturers are trying their best to come up with a user-friendly gaming experience for their customers. There are various games that are highly graphical and intensive that demands a powerful battery capacity and internal storage. Here's a list of the powerful smartphones that give the best gaming experience to its users. We have compiled a list of best mobile phone for gaming in India. These are the phones with better resolution, RAM, memory, and display. The list comprises of some of the best gaming phone in India in 2020.

Asus Rog Phone 3 49999

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus

CHIPSET

8GB +128GB

ram/storage

64-megapixel Sony IMX686 sensor +13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens + 5-megapixel macro lens

camera

6000 mAh

battery

Asus has launched its new gaming smartphone in India named as Asus Rog Phone 3. It has a 6.59-inch Full HD Plus AMOLED display, which has a resolution of 1,080x2,340 pixels. Also, Corning Gorilla Glass 6 has been given to protect the screen. The phone will be available in 8 GB RAM + 128 GB storage and 12 GB RAM + 256 GB storage variants, which are respectively priced at Rs 49,999 and Rs 57,999. Users have got the support of Qual-com Snapdragon 865+ processor in this smartphone, which is equipped with Adreno 650 GPU. This smartphone works on the Rog operating system based on Android 10.
Talking about the camera, users have got triple rear camera setup in Asus Rog Phone 3, which has a 64-megapixel Sony IMX686 sensor, 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens and 5-megapixel macro lens. Apart from this, this gaming smartphone has a 24-megapixel selfie camera.

Honor 9X Pro 14999

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7nm Kirin 810 Chipset

CHIPSET

6GB RAM and 256GB (expanded Up to 512GB)

ram/storage

8MP Main Camera, 8MP Super-Wide-Angle Camera, 2MP Depth Assist Camera

camera

4,000mAh

battery

Honor has launched its new smartphone Honor 9x Pro in India which is the first smartphone from Honor to come pre-installed with the AppGallery. The AppGallery is HONOR and Huawei’s official and among the top three app distribution platforms in the world. Honor 9x Pro is powered by 7nm Kirin 810 Chipset along with EMUI 9.1 which is compatible with Android 9. The phone comes with Dynamic X design and side-mounted fingerprint sensor. It is equipped with the Mali-G52 MP6 GPU providing gamers with an enhanced gaming experience due to the improved graphics performance. This newly launched smartphone in India supports 6GB RAM and 256GB on internal storage which can be expanded Up to 512GB. On display, the company has launched Honor 9X Pro with 6.59’’ HONOR FullView Display which has a resolution of  2340 x 1080. The phone is also Blue light filter which is TÜV Rheinland-certified. It has a IPS-LCD touchscreen. On camera front, the company has given 48MP Main Camera, 8MP Super-Wide-Angle Camera, 2MP Depth Assist Camera. On front, the phone has 16MP Pop-up Camera which can click beautiful selfies. The phone is backed up by 4,000mAh battery capacity with 5V/2A standard charge. It has Fingerprint sensor, Digital compass, Ambient light sensor, Gravity sensor, and Gyroscope. GPU Turbo 3.0 enables smooth operation of demanding games and allows players to experience high framerates for many of the most popular games such as PUBG Mobile, Vainglory, Arena of Valor, NBA 2K18 and so on. The phone is available on Flipkart with a price tag of 14999 under a special sale till 21st May 2020.

Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max 117100

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A13 Bionic processor

CHIPSET

128GB storage

ram/storage

Triple - 12MP + 12MP + 12MP

camera

NA

battery

The Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max has been launched with a 6.5-inch Super Retina XDR display with 2M:1 contrast, 1200nits and True Tone technology. The iPhone 11 Pro Max is powered by the company's A13 Bionic chip. The Pro Max version of the iPhone 11 comes with a triple rear camera setup. All are 12-megapixel sensors, with a wide-angle, an ultra-wide-angle and telephoto lens. Upfront, there is a 12-megapixel camera as well, similar to the iPhone 11. It will be available in midnight green, space grey, silver/white, and gold color options. The latest iPhone comes with 18W fast charging capabilities. The Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max price in India starts from Rs 1,17,100 for the 64GB variant.

Xiaomi MI 10 5G 49999

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865

CHIPSET

8GB + 128GB

ram/storage

108MP ultra-clear primary sensor + 13MP ultra wide-angle + 2MP depth sensor + 2MP macro lens

camera

4780mAh

battery

Xiaomi Mi 10 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 along with Octa-core processor, up to 2.84 GHz. The phone has Adreno 650 GPU up to 587MHz and the 5th generation AIE processor. Mi 10 comes in 8GB + 256GB variant with LPDDR5 memory and UFS3.0 flash storage. On camera front, Mi 10 brings the Rear camera of 108MP ultra-clear primary sensor + 13MP ultra wide-angle + 2MP depth sensor + 2MP macro lens. The Rear camera features include Portrait mode background blurring, Panorama mode, Pro mode, Photo timer, Leveling, Burst mode, Face recognition, HDR, AI Beautify, AI smart slimming, Ultra wide-angle edge distortion correction, and many more. The Rear camera video recording features include Movie frame, Macro slow-motion video, 4K recording, 960 fps slow motion video, 960 fps Smart soundtrack pairing, 15 Seconds Short video recording, Rear Short video smart slimming, Rear video beautify, and ShootSteady video. On front, the phone has 20MP Ultra-clear Front Camera along with Panorama selfie, Full screen camera frame, Palm shutter, Front camera HDR, and many more. 

OnePlus 8 Pro 54999

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865

CHIPSET

8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage

ram/storage

48 Megapixels with Sony IMX689 Sensor with f/1.78 along with 8 Megapixels of f/2.44 Telephoto lens, 48 Megapixels of f/2.2 Ultra Wide Angle Lens, and 5 Megapixels of f/2.4 Color Filter Lens

camera

4510 mAh (non-removable)

battery

One Plus 8 Pro launched with 6.78 inches Fluid AMOLED display along with Resolution of 3168 x 1440 pixels 513ppi and aspect Ratio of 19.8:9. This latest phone supports sRGB, Display P3 and has screen protection of 3D Corning Gorilla Glass. Other features include Adaptive Display, Vibrant Color Effect Pro, Motion Graphics Smoothing, Reading Mode, and Night Mode. OnePlus 8 Pro powers by OxygenOS based on Android 10 and runs by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865. It brings Adreno 650 GPU with 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The phone is powered by 4510 mAh (non-removable) battery with X55 5G Chipset. The battery of OnePlus 8 Pro supports 30T Fast Charging (5V/6A) and 30W Wireless Charging.

OnePlus 7T Pro 53960

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC

CHIPSET

8 GB RAM and 256 GB internal storage.

ram/storage

Triple - 48MP+8MP+16MP

camera

4085mAh

battery

This phone has a 6.67-inch full AMOLED display, which has a resolution of 3120x1440 pixels. Also, Corning Gorilla Glass 3D will be available for the protection of the screen. For better performance, this phone has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus chipset, which will support MIMO and 5G networks. Apart from this, 256 GB internal storage is provided with 4 GB RAM. On the other hand, customers will get 12 GB RAM in McLaren Edition Edition. 

Talking about the camera, there’s a triple rear camera setup in this phone, which has 48-megapixel primary sensor, 16 megapixel ultra-wide lens and 8 megapixel telephoto lens. On the other hand, users will be able to click a great photo with a 16-megapixel pop up camera.

In terms of connectivity, the company has given features like Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB Type C and GPS in this phone. There’s a  4,085 mAh battery capacity, which is equipped with 30-watt fast charging feature.

nubia Red Magic 3S 35999

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+SoC

CHIPSET

8GB RAM + 128GB storage

ram/storage

Single - 48MP

camera

5,000mAh

battery

The Nubia Red Magic 3S features a 6.65-inch AMOLED display with full HD+ resolution. It offers support for 90Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch response rate, and HDR content too. It is built around a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ chipset. The brand is offering this handset with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB internal storage option. There is also a big 5,000mAh battery under the hood. It supports 27W fast charging technology. On the software side, the Nubia Red Magic 3S comes with a new Game Space 2.1 app for improved performance monitoring, and game recording. Similar to the Nubia Red Magic 3, the latest gaming device from Nubia also comes with a rear RGB strip. There is a single a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor at the back of the phone.

Vivo IQOO 3 36990

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC

CHIPSET

8 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage.

ram/storage

48+13+13+2 MP

camera

4440 mAh

battery

IQOO 3 launched in India on 25 February 2020 with 5G connectivity after Realme X50 pro. The latest phone comes in Quantum silver, Volcano orange, and Tornado black colors. The phone powers 4440 mAh battery with 55W fast charging support. It can charge the phone up to 50% in 30 minutes. IQOO 3 sports 6.44-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display with HDR10+ enabled. On the camera front, the latest phone offers 48-megapixel primary shooter. Depth sensor, 13 megapixels telephoto shooter, 13 megapixels wide-angle camera are the main features of the camera. IQOO 3 powers by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC and will support 12GB of RAM. The additional in-built Fingerprint sensor is an essential feature. The company packs Ultra Game Mode for gaming enthusiasts along with the onboard touch-sensitive buttons, which are known as Monster Touch buttons. Other than these essential features, this latest phone comes with Carbon Fiber VC Liquid Cooling technology that can cool down the temperature by 12 degrees Celsius. IQOO 3 runs on Android 10. The phone will go on sale from 4 March 2020 via Flipkart and iqoo.com. The price range varies depending upon the variant. The 8GB + 256GB version will price at Rs 39,990. Whereas, for the 8GB + 128GB variant, the price will start at Rs. 36,990. The top-end model with 12 GB RAM and 256 GB of storage will cost Rs 44,990.

Realme X50 Pro 5G 47999

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 5G Processor

CHIPSET

128 GB

ram/storage

64MP AI Quad Camera + 8MP Ultra wide-angle & macro camera + 12MP Tele camera + 2MP B&W Portrait Camera

camera

4200mAh

battery

Like other flagship smartphones, Realme X50 Pro 5G has glass in the back. The phone has a 6.44-inch Full HD + Super AMOLED screen. A dual punch-hole cutout is given on the left side in the top of the screen. The display has a refresh rate of 90Hz and its screen-to-body ratio is 92 percent. The screen of the smartphone is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The smartphone has Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor and up to 12GB of RAM. The phone has an in-display fingerprint sensor.

Quad camera setup has been given in the rear camera of Realme X50 Pro 5G smartphone. A 64-megapixel primary camera is provided on the back of the phone. In addition, the back of the phone has an 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle shooter, 12-megapixel telephoto lens, 2-megapixel portrait camera. Two selfie cameras are provided in the front of the phone. The front has a 32-megapixel Sony IMX 616 primary sensor and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor.

Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro 26999

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC

CHIPSET

6GB RAM + 128GB storage

ram/storage

Triple - 48MP + 8MP + 13MP

camera

4,000mAh

battery

Xiaomi's Redmi K20 Pro offers a 6.39-inch full-HD+ AMOLED display. It is powered by a Snapdragon 855 SoC, coupled with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB/256GB storage. The device also features an in-display fingerprint sensor. The flagship comes with a pop-up selfie camera, which packs a 20-megapixel sensor.

At the back, there is a triple camera setup, which includes a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor with an f/1.75 aperture, an 8-megapixel telephoto sensor and a 13-megapixel sensor with a wide-angle lens. It is backed by a 4,000mAh battery with USB Type-C 27W fast charging tech. The handset runs MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie.

The Redmi K20 Pro comes in two storage options, which includes 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage. The 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant of Redmi K20 Pro is priced at Rs 26,999 in India. The Redmi K20 Pro with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage will be available for Rs 29,999. The device will be available via Flipkart, Mi.com and Mi Store.

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Summary List of Best Mobile for Gaming in India in 2020

Top Mobile Phones and Prices Prices
Asus Rog Phone 3 49999
Honor 9X Pro 14999
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max 117100
Xiaomi MI 10 5G 49999
OnePlus 8 Pro 54999
OnePlus 7T Pro 53960
nubia Red Magic 3S 35999
Vivo IQOO 3 36990
Realme X50 Pro 5G 47999
Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro 26999

Top Comparisons

new arrivals in india

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