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Best Phone to support 5G in India in 2020

By Staff | Updated: August 4, 2020 11:40 AM IST

5G network was first introduced commercially in 2019. The 5th generation of wireless technology is a successor to 4G. Reports suggest that this new service will turn up 100 times faster than its predecessor. The telecom operators, including Vodafone, Airtel, and Reliance Jio, have few days to submit their bids for the upcoming 5th generation technology in India. Undoubtedly, if 5G comes into action in India, then the speed of the data would reach up to 10 gigabits per second. That means the users will be able to download a full-length HD movie just in seconds. South Korea, the US, and China have already switched on to 5G technology, India is yet to test its connectivity. There is still uncertainty about how 5G networks and 5G phones will work in India. So, in order to make things easier for you, we have compiled a list of best phone which supports 5G connectivity in India in 2020.

OnePlus Nord 24999

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G 5G

CHIPSET

6GB+64GB

ram/storage

48MP with Sony IMX586 + 8MP Ultra wide angle lens + 5MP Depth lens + 2MP Macro lens

camera

4115 mAh

battery

OnePlus has launched its new smartphone in India named OnePlus Nord. This phone has a 6.44 inch Full HD Plus Fluid Amoled display with a refresh rate of 90Hz. The phone will get up to 12 GB of RAM and up to 256 GB of storage. Qualcomm's Octacore Snapdragon 765G processor has been given in the phone. The phone also has an in-display fingerprint sensor. The price of 128 GB storage variant with 8 GB RAM is Rs 27,999 and 256 GB storage variant with 12 GB RAM is priced at Rs 29,999. The sale of 8 GB and 12 GB RAM variants will be from the site of Amazon India and OnePlus from August 4, while the 6 GB RAM variant will be available in September.

OnePlus Nord has a quad camera setup with the main camera being 48 megapixels, the second lens is 8 megapixel wide angle, 2 megapixel macro lens and 5 megapixel depth sensor. For selfie, you will get 32 megapixels and 8 megapixel dual front camera in this phone. An 8 megapixel wide angle lens has also been given for selfie. This phone has a 4115mAh battery that supports Rap Fast Charging 30T. The company claims that the phone battery will be charged 70 percent in just 30 minutes. Apart from 4G, 5G and NFC will also be supported in the phone, although 5G support is not available at the moment.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

OnePlus 8 44999

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 865

CHIPSET

8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage

ram/storage

Rear camera has 48 Megapixels with Sony IMX689 Sony IMX586 Sensor with f/1.75 along with 2 Megapixels of f/2.4 Macro Lens, 16 Megapixels of f/2.2 Ultra Wide Angle Lens.

camera

4300 mAh (non-removable)

battery

One Plus 8 launched with 6.55 inches Fluid AMOLED display along with Resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels 402 ppi and aspect Ratio of 20:9. This latest phone supports sRGB, Display P3 and has screen protection of 3D Corning Gorilla Glass. Other features include Reading Mode, Night Mode, Vibrant Color Effect. OnePlus 8 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 4300 mAh (non-removable) battery with X55 5G Chipset. The battery of OnePlus 8  supports 30T Fast Charging (5V/6A).

OnePlus 8 price starts with 44,999 on its official website. The 12 GB RAM + 256 GB Storage variant is available in ₹49,999. On camera front, OnePlus 8 Rear camera has 48 Megapixels with Sony IMX689 Sony IMX586 Sensor with f/1.75 along with 2 Megapixels of f/2.4 Macro Lens, 16 Megapixels of f/2.2 Ultra Wide Angle Lens. The front or selfie camera has 16 Megapixels with f/2.45 and Sony IMX471 Sensor. OnePlus 8  has Dual LED Flash and Multi Autofocus ( All pixel omni-directional (PDAF+CAF). It doesn’t have any Optical Zoom. Other video features include CINE aspect ratio video recording, UltraShot HDR, Nightscape, Micro , Portrait, Pro Mode, Panorama, Cat&dog face detection&focus, AI Scene Detection, RAW Image.

Summary List of Best Phone to support 5G in India in 2020

Top Mobile Phones and Prices Prices
OnePlus Nord 24999
Xiaomi MI 10 5G 49999
Realme X50 Pro 5G 47999
OnePlus 8 Pro 54999
Vivo IQOO 3 36990
OnePlus 8 44999

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