Soumya Prakash Pradhan

If you have a budget of around Rs 20,000 and searching for a new smartphone, there are several good options available with capable hardware.

Due to strong competition, buyers could even find a smartphone with a top-tier Qualcomm or MediaTek System on a Chip (SoC) from a few years ago in this price range.

Check out the top 5 smartphones that can be purchased this month for under Rs 20,000.

Realme 10 Pro 5G

A value-packed smartphone with a 6.72-inch Full HD+ 120Hz display, 5G-enabled Snapdragon 695 SoC with up to 8GB RAM, 108MP main, and 2MP depth cameras.

Priced at approximately Rs. 19,000.

OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite

A feature-packed smartphone under Rs 20,000 with flagship-grade features.

Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 695G 5G processor, it offers a 6.7-inch Full HD+ LCD display with 120Hz refresh rate, triple rear camera setup with a 108MP main camera like the Realme 10 Pro 5G.

Currently available at Rs. 19,999.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 12

A  budget-friendly mid-range Android smartphone with a 5G-enabled chipset from the Note 12 series.

It features a 6.67-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate and runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 SoC with 4GB RAM.

The base variant is available for less than Rs. 18,000.

iQOO Z7 5G

A feature-rich smartphone with MediaTek Dimensity 920 SoC, a 6.38-inch 90Hz AMOLED screen, 5,000mAh battery, and 44W fast charging solution.

It sports a triple rear camera setup with a 64MP primary camera and a 16MP front-facing camera.

Priced at Rs. 18,999.

Vivo T2 5G

An attractively-priced Android smartphone with a 6.44-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display and Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 SoC, matching Realme 10 Pro 5G and OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G.

Available at Rs. 18,999.

While the smartphones listed above are some of the best options under Rs 20,000 in May 2023, it's important to keep in mind that everyone has different preferences and priorities when it comes to their device.

So, before making a purchase, be sure to consider your own needs and usage patterns, and choose the one that best fits your budget and personal preferences.