Ayush Das

India recently launched its indigenously developed 5G infrastrucuture. The 5G services were launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in select cities and it is believed the entire country will get coverage by 2024. 5G brings better speed and connectivity than its predecessor. With the launch of 5g phones, the entire scenario has become transitional. More and more people will be looking to upgrade their devices and in a hurry there's a chance that they might end up with the wrong one. Here’s a list of affordable 5G phones you should consider before buying:


Launched on 23rd July, it is one of the cheapest 5G phones available in the market. It is powered by Mediatekdimensity 700 chipset. It has a 6.5-inch Infinity-V IPS LCD panel. It sports a dual camera setup comprising a 50MP primary sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. It has a selfie camera of 5MP. It also has a 5000mAh battery. The base variants costs Rs 11,999 while 6GB/128GB variant costs Rs 13,999.

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Launched on 8th March, it is another Samsung phone which makes it to the list. It has 6.6 inches TFT LCD display with a max refresh rate of 120 Hz. It is powered by snapdragon 750G soc which gives decent performance. It has a triple camera setup with the main sensor being 50MP with 8MP ultrawide and 2MP macro lens. The selfie camera has a sensor of 8MP. Like M13 it also has battery of 5000mAh. It has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. The base variant costs Rs 12,999 while the higher storage variant costs Rs 13,999.


Another one from Samsung, this is a great deal. It has got a 6.6-inch FHD+ display with a max refresh rate of 120 Hz. It is powered by an octa-core Exynos 1280 chipset. It features a quad camera setup which comprises a 50MP main sensor,  5MP ultra-wide-angle camera, 2MP depth and 2MP macro camera. It has a mega 6000mAh battery with 25W fast charging support. The base variant goes for Rs 14,499 while higher storage variant costs Rs 15,999.


For a change, let's talk about another dynamic smartphone in this category. The POCO M4 Pro 5G has a 6.6-inch 90Hz FHD LCD display. It has a triple camera setup in the rear, a 64-megapixel main sensor and 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle sensor and 2-megapixel macro sensor. The POCO M4 Pro is powered by mediatekhelio G96 processor. It again has a 5000mAh battery with a 33w inbox charger. The base variant costs just under 15,000 while the higher storage variant costs Rs 15,999.

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5. REALME 9 5G

Realme 9 carries the same standard design like all other Realme smartphones. It has a punchhole design. It sports a 6.5-inch FHD+ display with a full-HD+ resolution and 90Hz maximum refresh rate. It is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 810 5G octa-core SoC. This phone has a 5,000mAh battery and supports 18W fast charging. It has a 48MP main sensor while the selfie camera is 16MP. The base variant goes for Rs 14,999, but is available on Flipkart for Rs 12999 now.

[Note: Prices of the mobile phones have been fluctuating because of Diwali sale, could vary on different platforms.]

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