We’ve worked out the best camera phones under 25k budget.
If you are buying a new smartphone, it is usually affected that the more you are amenable to spend, the better device you can get. However, that isn’t always accurate, and if you have gone through our lists of recommended phones, you will be able to find at least one omission in every price range. Our sub-Rs. 20,000 price list mainly consists of devices that do everything just right and expanding your budget just a little will let you consider several options that do superior. The sub-Rs. 25,000 smartphone division isn’t very crowded because there’s so much value at lower prices, and every device in this price range isn’t cost your money. We have arrange a list of the best phones you can buy under Rs. 25,000 to help you make the right choice.
Best phones under 25,000
|Phones under Rs. 25,000||Price in India (as recommended)|
|1. Realme 6 Pro||Rs. 21,999|
|2. Xiaomi Redmi k20 / Mi 9T||Rs. 22,990|
|3. Poco X2||Rs. 24,299|
|4. Samsung Galaxy M31||Rs. 21,099|
|5. Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 pro Max||Rs. 23,990|
Realme 6 Pro Summary
The Realme 6 Pro is a mid-range flagship featuring the powerful with Snapdragon 720G chipset and a quad rear camera setup. It features a 6.6-inch LCD display, which deliver good colours and brightness. There is no in-dsiplay fingerprint sensor so Realme has used a capacitive one in the power button. There is face unlock too, which works very well.
Realme has used a modern-looking, punch-hole cutout in the display for the two front cameras. The phone is avilable with up 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The latter is comfortable . App and gaming performance is very good and we didn’t face any problem with heating either. The 4,300mAh battery easily finish for a day and half and there is 30W fast charging too.
The main 64-megapixel camera captures so much good quality photos in daylight and at night sight. Night mode comes in handy here. There’s a wide-angle camera which is useful too and here also macro camera for ultra close-up shots. The 6 Pro can shoot video up to 4K resolution.
|Screen Size||:||6.6″ (1080 x 2400)|
|Camera||:||64MP + 12MP + 8MP + 2MP | 16MP + 8MP|
|Soc||:||Snapdragon 720G (7 nm+)|
Redmi K20 Summary
The Redmi K20 Pro and Redmi K20 ( Xiaomi Mi 9T globally ) are free in four colors: Glacier Blue, Flame Red, Carbon Black and Pearl White. The Redmi K20 Pro and Redmi K20 both have 6.39″ full-screen FHD+ AMOLED displays,103%NTSC,DCI-P3 and a glass/metal construction.
The Redmi K20 is powered by the mid-range Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 with 6 GB of RAM with 64 or 128 GB internal storage and 8 GB of RAM with 128 GB or 256 GB of internal storage. The Redmi K20 has 18W fast charging; both have 7th generation in-display fingerprint sensors and 4000 mAh batteries.
have three cameras the K20 has the Sony IMX582, a 13-megapixel ultrawide sensor, and an 8 MP telephoto lens, both with a pop-up 20-megapixel front camera.
Both smartphones come with MIUI 10 on top of Android Pie.
|Screen Size||:||6.39″ (1080 x 2340)|
|Camera||:||48MP + 8MP + 13MP | 20MP Pop up|
Xiaomi Poco X2 smartphone runs on Android v10 (Q) operating system. The phone is mechanized by Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 470 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 470) processor. It built on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G Chipset. It has 6 GB RAM and 64 GB internal storage.
Xiaomi Poco X2 smartphone has a biggest IPS LCD display. It measures 165.3 mm x 76.6 mm x 8.7 mm and weighs 208 grams. The screen has a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and 395 ppi pixel density which is very good. It has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and screen-to-body ratio of 84.83 %. On camera front, the buyers get a 20 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(0.8µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4 Camera(1.75µm pixel size) and on the rear, there’s an 64+8+2+2 MP camera with features like Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus. It is powered by a 4500 mAh battery. Connectivity features in the smartphone include WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, Volte, and more.
|Screen Size||:||6.67″ (1080 x 2400)|
|Camera||:||64MP + 8MP + 2MP+ 2MP | 20MP + 2MP|
The Samsung Galaxy M31 has a big 6.4-inch display and also has a waterdrop notch at the top of display. It has thin bezels around the AMOLED display which helps it stand out among the competition. The Galaxy M31 is easy to hold in the hand but is a little heavy at 191g. The weight of the smartphone is mainly because of the big 6,000mAh battery that it packs.
Samsung has furnished the Galaxy M31 with an Exynos 9611 SoC and gets 6GB of RAM. It has two storage variants to choose from, 64GB and 128GB. The Galaxy M31 has dual SIM device with support for 4G as well as VoLTE. It runs on Samsung OneUI 2.0 on top of Android 10 which is very good. We found the Galaxy M31 to have a fair amount of bloatware onboard.
The Galaxy M31 has a quad-camera setup at the back with the primary being a 64-megapixel shooter. It also houses an 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera, a 5-megapixel macro camera and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. Daylight camera performance is very good but low-light camera performance was disappointing.
|Screen Size||:||6.4″ (1080 x 2340)|
|Camera||:||64MP + 8MP + 5MP+ 5MP | 32MP|
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max Summary
The Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is a part of the Redmi Note 9 series counting the Redmi Note 9 Pro. This new smartphone is identical to the Redmi Note 9 Pro and shares a lot of core hardware as well. It has a big 6.67-inch display with a punch- hole at the center of the display towards the top of the display. It isn’t easy to use single-handedly as it is tall and heavy. The main cause for the bulk of this smartphone is the big 5,020mAh battery of this smartphone.
The Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is built with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC, it is a capable processor and it can handle daily tasks very well. The phone is offered in three variants, 6GB RAM with 64GB storage, 6GB RAM with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM with 128GB storage. The smartphone can handle games well but it can get heated if you play game for longer time.
It has very good battery life and we could go out a day and a half before needing to charge the device again. It has also 33W fast charging which is very helpful and is capable of topping the device up in about an hour.
The quad-camera setup on the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max is more better than the Redmi Note 9 Pro in terms of resolution. The phone manages good shots during the day but it does sharpen the output. In low-light, it manages to keep noise in check but the night mode does a far better job. Video is stabilized electronically and the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max have a very good job in daylight, low-light stabilization causes a shimmer effect.
|Screen Size||:||6.67″ (1080 x 2400)|
|Camera||:||64MP + 8MP + 5MP+ 2MP | 32MP|