5 smartphones under Rs 25,000 that give all-screen experience
ET Wealth lists out 5 options under Rs 25,000 to consider for experiencing all-screen display without any notch.
Huawei Y9 Prime 2019
Price: Rs 15,990
This is the cheapest phone currently to offer a fullscreen experience. You get a 6.59-inch IPS display with a resolution of 2,340 x 1,080 pixels and a rear fingerprint scanner. Inside is an octacore Kirin 710 processor with 4GB RAM and 128GB internal storage.
It has a 4,000mAh battery with USB Type-C port for charging. In the camera department, it has a motorised pop-up 16MP f2.0 selfie camera while on the rear it has a triple camera set up comprising 16MP f1.8 lens + 8MP ultra-wide lens + 2MP depth sensor.
Price: Rs 16,990
Oppo K3 gives you a 6.5-inch amoled screen with an indisplay fingerprint scanner. It has a resolution of 2,340 x 1,080 pixels and uses Gorilla Glass 5 for protection. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor, 6GB RAM and 64GB storage.
However, there is no option for storage expansion. There is a 16MP pop-up front camera and dual rear camera with 16MP + 2MP setup. You get a 3,765mAh battery with USB Type-C port fast charging (Vooc 3.0) support.
Price: Rs 16,999
Realme’s current flagship device has a 6.53-inch amoled screen with a resolution of 2,340 x 1,080 pixels. It is protected by Gorilla Glass 5 and also features an in-display fingerprint scanner. Hardware specifications include octa-core Snapdragon 710 processor, 4GB RAM and 128GB storage (non-expandable).
For the rear camera, the Realme X has a dual camera with a 48MP IMX 586 sensor + 5MP depth sensor. For selfi es, you get a motorized 16MP camera with f2.0 aperture. It has a 3,765mAh battery with USB Type-C port (Vooc 3.0 fast charging).
Price: Rs 23,999
Xiaomi’s new Redmi K20 is amongst the first phones to use the new Snapdragon 730 processor. It has a 6.39-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 2,340 x 1,080 pixels, protected by Gorilla Glass 5 and also has an indisplay fingerprint scanner.
Other specifications include 4GB RAM, 128GB storage and a 4,000mAh battery with 18W fast charge support (USB Type C). On the rear is a triple camera set up (48MP IMX 586 + 13MP ultra-wide + 8MP telephoto). For selfies, it has a motorised 20MP camera with f2.2 and HDR support.
Vivo V15 Pro
Price: Rs 23,999
While Vivo also has the V15 at Rs 19,990 with a fullscreen display, we find the V15 Pro to be a much better device. There is a 6.39-inch AMOLED display with an indisplay fingerprint scanner and a resolution of 2,316 x 1,080 pixels.
It is powered by the Snapdragon 675 processor, 6GB RAM and has 128GB storage with a dedicated microSD slot for storage expansion. It has a 32MP pop-up front camera whereas on the rear you get a triple camera set up (48MP + 8MP ultrawide + 5MP depth sensor). For battery, the V15 Pro has a 3,700mAh battery with dual engine fast charging support.