Just over a couple of months in 2019 and we are already flooded with new smartphones.
However, the most notable offerings are definitely the new budget smartphones. They offer newer designs, improved cameras, bigger batteries, faster processors and still carry affordable price tags.
So, here's a list of the latest budget phones available in India under Rs. 15,000.
Redmi Note 7 Pro: Price starts at Rs. 13,999
Xiaomi has introduced its budget-friendly Redmi Note 7 Pro as a package of good design, impressive cameras, and promising performance.
The phone has a 6.3-inch full-HD+ "Dot Notch" display with a gradient design and Gorilla Glass 5 body.
It comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 chipset, paired with 4GB/6GB RAM, and 64GB/128GB of storage (expandable upto 256GB).
Lastly, the phone houses a 4,000mAh battery.
Redmi Note 7 Pro also packs a lot of pixels
The Redmi Note 7 sports a dual rear-camera setup comprising a 48MP (effective 12MP) main sensor with f/1.8 aperture, paired with a 5MP depth sensor and LED flash. Up front, the phone offers a 13MP selfie camera.
Samsung Galaxy M30: Price starts at Rs. 14,990
Samsung's recently launched Galaxy M30 is all about trendier looks and dependable performance.
It offers a 6.4-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display with gradient design on the rear.
The phone is backed by an Exynos 7904 chipset, coupled with Mali-G71 GPU, 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB of storage (expandable upto 512GB).
Under the hood, it packs a 5,000mAh battery with 15W fast charging support.
What's the camera like on Samsung Galaxy M30?
The Galaxy M30 sports a triple rear-camera setup comprising a 13MP (f/1.9) main sensor, paired with a 5MP ultra-wide angle sensor, a 5MP (f/2.2) sensor, and an LED flash support. Up front, the phone comes with a 16MP (f/2.0) sensor.
It sports a 6.21-inch Full-HD+ display with a waterdrop-notched display, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, and 3D gradient finish on the back.
It is powered by a Kirin 710 chipset, paired with 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM, and 32GB/64GB of storage (expandable up to 512GB).
Honor 10 Lite packs a 3,400mAh battery and runs Android Pie-based EMUI 9.0.
Honor 10 Lite offers a powerful selfie camera
Honor 10 Lite features a dual rear-camera setup comprising a 13MP (f/1.8) primary sensor and a 2MP depth sensor. The main camera supports PDAF, HDR, and comes with an LED flash module. Up front, the phone offers a 24MP selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture.
Samsung Galaxy M20: Price starts at Rs. 10,990
Samsung's Galaxy M20 is also one of the latest budget phones currently available in India.
It sports a 6.3-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) Infinity-V display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and glossy plastic back.
It is backed by an Exynos 7904 chipset, coupled with 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB of storage (expandable upto 512GB).
Under the hood, it packs a solid 5,000mAh battery with fast-charging support.
Samsung Galaxy M20: For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
The Galaxy M20 sports a dual rear-camera setup comprising a 13MP (f/1.9) main sensor, paired with a 5MP ultra-wide angle sensor. Up front, the phone has an 8MP (f/2.0) sensor and in-display flash support.
Redmi Note 7: Price starts at Rs. 9,999
Redmi Note 7 comes with a 6.3-inch full-HD+ screen with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and Gorilla Glass 5 protection on both sides.
It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, paired with 3GB/4GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB of built-in storage (expandable upto 256GB).
Further, the phone houses a 4,000mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 4 and runs Android Pie-based MIUI 10.
What's the camera like on Redmi Note 7?
The Redmi Note 7 gets a dual rear camera setup with a 12MP main sensor and a 2MP secondary sensor. Up front, it offers a 13MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper which supports AI Beautification, HDR, and AI Face Unlock.