Best Gaming Smartphones Under Rs 20,000: POCO X3 Pro, Redmi Note 10 Pro Max, Realme X7 5G, More

The best gaming smartphones on a budget all offer super competitive specifications today, and come from the likes of Poco, Redmi and Realme.

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Today, the world of smartphones have become so competitive that the best gaming smartphones in the world are no longer strictly restricted to the highest price points. Even at under Rs 20,000, users can get their hands on highly competitive gaming smartphones that do not cost a bomb, but still manage to offer impressive overall performance. Many of these feature new generation processors, with updated graphics units and software improvements that further optimise the overall gaming performance on these phones. On this note, we take a look at the best gaming smartphones in India that you can buy at under Rs 20,000 – including smartphones from the likes of POCO, Redmi and Realme.

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List of best gaming smartphones under Rs 20,000 in India

8. Poco M2 Pro

The Poco M2 Pro features a Snapdragon 720G SoC that is reliable and competitive, among others. It has a 6.67-inch display that’s large enough, and also comes with a 48MP quad rear camera setup. It also features a 5,000mAh battery that comes with 33W fast charging.

Price in India

The Poco M2 Pro costs onward of Rs 12,999 (for 4GB+64GB variant), Rs 13,999 (for 6GB+64GB variant) and Rs 15,999 (for 6GB+128GB variant).

Availability

The Poco M2 Pro can be purchased by users from Flipkart.

Pros and Cons

Pros Cons
Adequate performance despite older SoC No fast refresh rate display
Good overall specifications SoC too old now

7. Poco X3

The Poco X3 is one of the most affordable smartphones to offer a 120Hz fast refresh rate panel. Fusing its high quality display are specifications that enable Poco to punch above its weight in terms of its pricing category, and well rounded features such as a 64MP quad rear camera and a 6,000mAh battery make it a good overall phone to use.

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Price in India

The Poco X3 is priced at Rs 14,999 (for 6GB RAM + 64GB storage variant), Rs 16,999 (for 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant) and Rs 18,999 (for 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant).

Availability

The Poco X3 is available for purchase exclusively on Flipkart.

Pros and Cons

Pros Cons
Impressive display Heavy and unwieldy body
Good overall camera Branding on rear too garish
Reliably fast performance

6. Realme 8

The Realme 8 features the MediaTek Helio G95 SoC, which is a dedicated mid-range gaming SoC from MediaTek. This is further combined with a 6.4-inch AMOLED display, an under-display fingerprint sensor, a 5,000mAh battery with 30W fast charging, a 64MP quad rear camera and more.

Price in India

The Realme 8 is priced at Rs 14,999 (for 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant), Rs 15,999 (for 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant) and Rs 16,999 (for 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant).

Availability

The Realme 8 can be purchased on Flipkart, the Realme India online store and the Vijay Sales store.

Pros and Cons

Pros Cons
Sleek body and light weight Lack of fast refresh rate
Good overall feature set Processor rated for middling performance

5. Redmi Note 10 Pro

The Redmi Note 10 Pro features a premium new design that looks quite suave, and stands out for its rear camera module design as well. It features the Qualcomm Snapdragon 732G SoC, along with a 64MP quad rear camera, a 5,020mAh battery with 33W fast charging support, and a 120Hz 6.67-inch Super AMOLED full HD+ display panel to boot.

Price in India

The Redmi Note 10 Pro is priced at Rs 15,999 (for 6GB + 64GB variant), Rs 16,999 (for 6GB + 128GB variant) and Rs 18,999 (for 8GB + 128GB variant).

Availability

The Redmi Note 10 Pro can be purchased on the Mi India official online store, as well as on Amazon India.

Pros and Cons

Pros Cons
120Hz refresh rate Flash sale model makes it difficult to buy
Class-standard performance Doesn’t offer many ‘Pro’ features
Good looks

4. Realme Narzo 30 Pro

The Realme Narzo 30 Pro is billed as a gaming centric smartphone, and also as one of the most affordable 5G smartphones in the country. It comes with up to 8GB RAM and 128GB storage, and is powered by MediaTek’s new generation gaming chipset, the Dimensity 800U. It features a 48MP triple camera setup, and a 6.5-inch 120Hz full HD+ display panel.

Price in India

The Realme Narzo 30 Pro is priced at Rs 16,999 (for 6GB + 128GB variant) and Rs 19,999 (for 8GB + 128GB variant).

Availability

The Realme Narzo 30 Pro is available for purchase from the Realme India online storage, as well as Flipkart.

Pros and Cons

Pros Cons
5G connectivity gives future-proofing Polarising design
Good display Overall performance is middling

3. Realme X7

The Realme X7 is a very well rounded overall smartphone in terms of the features on offer. It features the MediaTek Dimensity 800U SoC and up to 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. Furthermore, while it does support 180Hz touch sampling rate, it only bears a standard 60Hz refresh rate on the display.

Price in India

The Realme X7 5G is priced at Rs 19,999 (for 6GB+128GB variant) and Rs 21,999 (for 8GB + 128GB variant).

Availability

The Realme X7 5G can be purchased from Flipkart, or the Realme India online store.

Pros and Cons

Pros Cons
Decent overall performance No fast refresh rate display
Acceptable camera performance More expensive than competitors

2. Redmi Note 10 Pro Max

One of the best Redmi smartphones to date, the Redmi Note 10 Pro Max essentially covers all the features that one would want in a smartphones. These include the Snapdragon 732G SoC, up to 8GB RAM and 128GB storage, a 108MP quad rear camera setup, a 120Hz 6.67-inch display and more.

Price in India

The Redmi Note 10 Pro Max is priced at Rs 18,999 (for 6GB + 64GB variant), Rs 19,999 (for 6GB + 128GB variant) and Rs 21,999 (for 8GB + 128GB variant).

Availability

The Redmi Note 10 Pro Max can be purchased on Mi India’s official site, and also on Amazon India.

Pros and Cons

Pros Cons
Covers all features Expensive in terms of performance specs
Focuses on photography as well as gaming Nothing much in it to set it apart

Poco X3 Pro

The Poco X3 Pro is a stand-out offering in terms of the specs on offer. It features the Qualcomm Snapdragon 860 SoC that is forked from the two generations-old Snapdragon 855 SoC. Key features range up to 8GB RAM, 128GB storage, a 48MP quad rear camera setup, and a 5,160mAh battery with 33W fast charging.

Price in India

The Poco X3 Pro is priced at Rs 18,999 (for 6GB + 128GB variant) and Rs 20,999 (for 8GB + 128GB variant).

Availability

The Poco X3 Pro is available for purchase from Flipkart.

Pros and Cons

Pros Cons
Class-leading chipset Repetitive design
Complete overall specs SoC already two generations old

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