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Best Phone Under 40000 to buy in 2020

By Staff | Updated: October 22, 2020 2:16 PM IST

Best phone under 40000: Today, in a competitive smartphone market, there are different segments that cater to different audience. Budget Mobile phones under Rs 10,000 now come with quad cameras and 5,000mAh battery. Smartphones under Rs 20,000 feature pop-up selfie cameras and in-display fingerprint scanners. And then you have the segment between Rs 30,000 to Rs 40,000. This is where you can get smartphones with top-notch hardware at a fraction of cost compared to the premium devices. Choosing phone from the category of 40000 is not an easy task. So we have compiled a list of Best Phone under 40000 in India in 2020. These phones are perfect for playing high-end games like PUBG and Call of Duty. Lets see what these smartphones bring for you through their specifications and features.

Oppo Reno4 Pro 34990

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CHIPSET

8GB + 128GB

ram/storage

48MP + 8MP ultra-wide angle camera + 2MP macro camera + 2MP mono camera

camera

4000mAh

battery

The Oppo Reno 4 Pro smartphone has a 6.553 inch Full HD Plus AMOLED display, which has a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. Also, this smartphone has a Qual-Com Snapdragon 765 5G processor. At the same time, this smartphone works on the Color OS 7.0 operating system based on Android 10. Talking about the camera, users have got a triple rear camera setup in it, which includes a 48 megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor, 12 megapixel ultra wide angle lens and 13 megapixel telephoto lens (support 5 x hybrid zoom and 20 x digital zoom). For clicking beautiful selfies, a 32 megapixels front camera is given in Oppo Reno 4 Pro. The company has given features like Wi-Fi, 5G network, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS and USB port Type-C in this smartphone. Apart from this, users have got 4,000 mAh battery with 65 watt super flash charge in this device. There are sensors in Oppo Reno 4 Pro which includes Geomagnetic induction, proximity light sensor, ambient light sensor, acceleration sensor, gravity sensor, gyroscope, and support step counting function.

Vivo X50 5G 34990

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CHIPSET

8GB + 128GB

ram/storage

48-megapixel main camera + 13-megapixel professional portrait lens + 8-megapixel wide-angle lens + 5 million pixel macro camera

camera

4200mAh

battery

Vivo has launched its new smartphone Vivo X50 which is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G along with Eight-core processor and Adreno 620 GPU. The phone supports Funtouch OS 10.5 based on Android 10.0 Operating System. On camera front, Vivo X50 offers 48-megapixel main camera + 13-megapixel professional portrait lens + 8-megapixel wide-angle lens + 5 million pixel macro camera. The Rear camera features include Super night scene (polar night mode), portrait mode 2.0, ground moon, starry sky mode, sports capture, video tracking, AR cute shot, panorama, HDR, video color retention. The rear main camera also supports four-axis OIS image stabilization, and the rear wide-angle lens and portrait lens support EIS video image stabilization. The video recording feature of this newly launched smartphone supports up to 4K HD video capture, support for 4K, 1080P, 720P video capture and slow motion shot up to 1080P. For clicking great selfies, the company has given 32 million pixels with f/2.48. The front camera mode includes Front super night view, portrait, panorama, dynamic photo, AR cute shot, multi-style beauty, beauty makeup, filter, portrait light effect, etc. The battery of Vivo X50 is powered by 4200mAh with 33W charging capacity. The price of Vivo X50  8GB+128GB is Rs 34,990 and 8GB+256GB is Rs 37,990 in India.

OnePlus 7T 34999

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CHIPSET

8GB RAM + 128GB storage

ram/storage

Triple - 48MP + 12MP + 16MP

camera

3,800mAh battery

battery

The OnePlus 7T comes a 6.55-inch Fluid AMOLED display along with FHD+ (2,400 x 1,080 pixels) resolution. The display also features 402 PPI pixel density, 90Hz fast refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, and more. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC with an Octa-core CPU clocked at up to 2.96GHz. OnePlus has also added Adeno 640 GPU, 8GB RAM and 256GB UFS 3.0 internal storage in the device.

There is a triple rear camera setup as well, which includes a 48-megapixel camera with Sony IMX586 sensor with f/1.6 aperture. The primary sensor also supports OIS and EIS. Other sensors include a 12-megapixel camera with a telephoto lens and 16-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide lens. On the front, you get a 16-megapixel camera with a Sony IMX471 sensor.

OnePlus has also added Type-C port along with support for USB 3.1 Gen 1 protocol for connectivity. It also comes with support for dual Stereo speakers, noise cancellation support, and Dolby Atmos. It runs Android 10-based OxygenOS 10. It is backed by a 3,800mAh battery with support for Warp Charge 30T Fast Charging technology.

OnePlus 7 29999

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CHIPSET

6GB RAM + 128GB storage

ram/storage

48MP + 5MP

camera

3,700mAh

battery

The OnePlus 7 is the affordable flagship that offers a 48-megapixel rear camera, Snapdragon 855 SoC, up to 8GB RAM and 256GB storage.  

Vivo IQOO 3 36990

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CHIPSET

8 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage.

ram/storage

48+13+13+2 MP

camera

4440 mAh

battery

IQOO 3 launches 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.

Nokia 9 49690

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CHIPSET

64GB, 6GB or 8GB RAM

ram/storage

13 MP + 2 MP dual Camera

camera

3500 mAh battery

battery

Nokia 9 will be the first smartphone to feature Nokia OZO 3D Audio technology. Nokia 9 expected to comes feature a 5.5-inch or 5.3-inch QHD OLED display, and run on Android Nougat 7.1.1 OS, a Snapdragon 835 processor. Also expected a 13-megapixel + 2-megapixel rear camera and a 12-megapixel front shooter. The battery is 3,500mAh. The Nokia 9 expected a 6GB or 8GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.

Google Pixel 3a XL 34999

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CHIPSET

4GB RAM + 64GB storage

ram/storage

12MP

camera

3,700mAh

battery

The Pixel 3a XL comes with a 6-inch FHD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and is covered by Dragon Trail protection. At the heart of the smartphone runs a 10nm Snapdragon 670 SoC paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage. In the photography department, you get a 12-megapixel rear snapper of f/1.8 aperture. Google is using the same Sony IMX363 sensor as on the Pixel 3 series. Up front, there is a single 8-megapixel sensor (f/2.0 aperture).

To keep things ticking, you get a 3,700mAh battery on the Pixel 3a XL and there is support for 18W fast wired charging. Other features include Pixel Active Edge where you can squeeze the sides to summon Google Assistant, a 3.5mm audio jack, stereo speakers and more. The smartphone runs Android Pie OS, and are guaranteed software updates for the next three years. Connectivity wise, you get dual SIM connectivity – one physical SIM and the other is eSIM. Besides, you also get Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer.

Oppo Reno 10X Zoom 39990

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CHIPSET

6GB RAM + 128GB storage

ram/storage

48MP + 8MP +13MP

camera

4,065mAh

battery

The Oppo Reno 10X Zoom edition comes with a periscope style 10X lossless zoom tech. The device offers a triple rear camera setup, including a 48-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide shooter, and a 13-megapixel sensor with a telephoto lens. For selfies, there is a 16-megapixel shooter. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 855 chipset under the hood. The handset bears a 6.6-inch AMOLED display with full HD+ resolution and 93.1 percent screen-to-body ratio. The panel is protected by Gorilla Glass 6. It also comes with an optical in-display fingerprint scanner. It is backed by a 4,065mAh battery with support for VOOC 3.0 fast charging tech. The device runs ColorOS 6, and comes with up to 8GB RAM and up to 256GB storage.

Top Mobile Phone Under 40000

Top Mobile Phones and Prices Prices
Oppo Reno4 Pro 34990
Vivo X50 5G 34990
OnePlus 7T 34999
OnePlus 7 29999
Vivo IQOO 3 36990
Nokia 9 49690
Google Pixel 3a XL 34999
Oppo Reno 10X Zoom 39990

Top Comparisons

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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