With the growing smartphone market consumers are getting a variety of option to choose between smartphones in every price segment. More option is actually beneficial to user as you can choose between varieties of devices. But sometimes you might face dilemma to search for a smartphone under certain price range you want.

Smartphone under 20000 in Nepal

In this article, we have picked out 6 smartphones that you might consider while looking for smartphone under Rs. 20,000 in Nepal. All of them are great smartphones and are listed based on overall performance and value for money.

List of Smartphones Under Rs. 20,000 in Nepal

Best Phones in under 20,000 in Nepal Price
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Rs. 20,999 (4+64 GB)
Realme 5i Rs. 20,990 (4+64 GB)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Rs. 19,999 (3+32 GB)
Samsung Galaxy A20s Rs. 19,999 (4+64 GB)
Honor 10 Lite Rs. 20,399 (3+64 GB)
Realme C3 Rs. 16,990 (3+32 GB)

Also Read: Best Smartphone Under Rs. 30,000 in Nepal

Realme C3

Realme C3 was launched in Nepal last month, and it was quite impressively it gained so much attention. It came with three cameras on rear with plastic body. This phone might get in top 3 position of this list, if it was good on some key points. But it lacked and still managed to stay in the list. Realme C3 comes with HD resolution screen with 6.5-inch size. It has the 5,000 mAh battery which will give a long-life, continuous experience. It is built with 12 nm chip performance: Helio G70. It will be a great choice for the 17 grans.

realme c3 price in nepal

Specifications of Realme C3

Key Specs
General
Display
Camera
Performance
Storage
Multimedia
Network Connectivity
Sensor
Battery
Key Specs

Display 6.5 inches
Front Camera 5 MP
Back Camera 12+2+2 MP
Chipset MediaTek Helio G70 (12nm)
RAM 3/4 GB
Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Battery 5,000 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 16,199
Price in India INR. 8,999 (3/32GB)
INR. 9,999 (4/64GB)
Other Markets $ 129.99 | £ 124.94

General

Dimension 164.4 x 75 x 9 mm
Weight 195 g
Build Material Glass Front, Plastic Back, Plastic Frame
Sim Slot Dual SIM (dual stand by)
Sim Size Nano-SIM
IP Rating & Resistance Sealed ports
Operating System Android 10, Realme UI 1.0
Colors Frozen Blue, Blazing Red

Display

Size 6.5 inches
Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720 x 1560 pixels
Aspect Ratio 20:9
Pixel Density ~270 ppi
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Camera

Front Camera
Setup Single
Lens 5 MP, f/2.4, Wide Lens (27 mm)
Flash N0
Optical Image Stabilization N0
Autofocus No
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]
Back Camera
Setup Triple
Lens 12 MP, f/1.8, Wide lens (28 mm)
2 MP, f/2.4, Depth Sensor
2 MP, f/2.4, Macro Sensor
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Optical Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]

Performance

Chipset Mediatek Helio G70 (12 nm)
Processor Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.7 GHz Cortex-A55)
Graphics Mali-G52 2EEMC2
RAM 3/4 GB

Storage

Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Expandable Storage Yes, microSDXC
Type eMMC 5.1

Multimedia

Audio Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Features
FM Radio Yes

Network Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Features Hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
USB Type microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
USB version 2.0
Technology GSM/HSPA/LTE

Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Placement Rear mount
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro No
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer No

Battery

Capacity 5,000 mAh
Type Non-removable Li-Po
Charging 10W Standard Charging
Reverse Charging Yes

Honor 10 Lite

An attractive phone in a 20,000 segment and is a choice for many. Although the phone was launched in 2018, it has the Kirin 710 processor which is quite okay for the budget phone. It has dual camera setup on rear and comes in 3/32 GB and 3/64 GB variant in Nepal. The 4/64 GB variant will cost a couple of bucks more than the budget, but it won’t be waste. It comes with 3400 mAh battery capacity having 10W Fast charging.

honor 10 lite price in Nepal

Specifications of Honor 10 Lite

Key Specs
General
Display
Camera
Performance
Storage
Multimedia
Network Connectivity
Sensor
Battery
Key Specs

Display 6.21 inches
Front Camera 24 MP
Back Camera 13+2 MP
Chipset Kirin 710 (12nm)
RAM 3 GB
Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Battery 3,400 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 17,999 (3+32 GB) Rs. 20,399 (3+64 GB)
Price in India INR. 15,750 (3+64 GB)

General

Dimension 154.8 x 73.6 x 8 mm
Weight 162 g
Build Material Glass Front, Plastic Back, Plastic Frame
Sim Slot Hybrid Dual SIM
Sim Size Nano-SIM
IP Rating and Resistance
Operating System Android 9, EMUI 9.1
Colors Midnight Black, Sky Blue, Sapphire Blue, White, Red

Display

Size 6.21 inches
Type IPS LCD
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9
Pixel Density ~415 ppi
Protection

Camera

Front Camera
Setup Single
Lens 24 MP, f/2.0, Wide Lens (26 mm)
Flash No
Optical Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes
Features HDR
Video [email protected]
Back Camera
Setup Dual
Lens 13 MP, f/1.8, Wide Lens (26 mm) 2 MP, f/2.4, Depth Sensor
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Optical Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]/60fps

Performance

Chipset Kirin 710 (12 nm)
Processor Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-G51 MP4
RAM 3 GB

Storage

Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Expandable Storage Yes, microSD card
Type eMMC 5.1

Multimedia

Audio Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Features
FM Radio Yes

Network Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Features Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
USB Type microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
USB version 2.0
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE

Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Placement Rear Mounted
Face Recognition
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer No

Battery

Capacity 3,400 mAh
Type Non-removable Li-Po
Charging 10W Fast Charging
Reverse Charging No

Samsung Galaxy A20s

Samsung Galaxy A20s managed to get on the list. Galaxy A-series or M-series has the finest entry-level and mid-range smartphones in the market. Galaxy A20s is the upgraded version of A20 which has a good impact on market. Moreover, A20s took a step back in the display department from AMOLED to IPS LCD. Galaxy A20s comes in 3/32 GB and 4/64 GB of variants where 4/64Gb is under Rs. 20,000. Snapdragon 450 is the chipset used and games like PUBG Mobile and Asphalt can be played on lower settings. Power will be enough for the device with 4,000 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy A20s price in Nepal

Specifications of Samsung Galaxy A20s

Key Specs
General
Display
Camera
Performance
Storage
Multimedia
Network Connectivity
Sensor
Battery
Key Specs

Display 6.5 inches
Front Camera 8 MP
Back Camera 13+8+5 MP
Chipset Snapdragon 450 (14 nm)
RAM 3/4 GB
Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Battery 4,000 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 18,899 (3+32 GB)
Rs. 19,999 (4+64 GB)
Price in India INR 12,900 (3+32 GB)
INR 14,900 (4+64 GB)

General

Dimension 163.3 x 77.5 x 8 mm
Weight 183 g
Build Material Glass Front, Plastic Back, Plastic Frame
Sim Slot Dual SIM
Sim Size Nano-SIM
IP Rating and Resistance
Operating System Android 9, upgradable to 10, One UI 2.0
Colors Black, Blue, Red, Green

Display

Size 6.5 inches
Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720 x 1560 pixels
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9
Pixel Density ~264 ppi
Protection

Camera

Front Camera
Setup Single
Lens 8 MP, f/2.0
Flash No
Optical Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes
Features
Video [email protected]
Back Camera
Setup Triple
Lens 13 MP, f/1.8, Wide Lens (27 mm)
8 MP, f/2.2, Ultra-wide Lens (13 mm)
5 MP, f/2.2, Depth Sensor
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Optical Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]

Performance

Chipset Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 (14 nm)
Processor Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 506
RAM 3/4 GB

Storage

Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Expandable Storage Yes, microSD card (dedicated slot)
Type eMMC 5.1

Multimedia

Audio Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Features
FM Radio Yes

Network Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Features Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC No
USB Type Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
USB version 2.0
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE

Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Placement Rear Mounted
Face Recognition
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer No

Battery

Capacity 4,000 mAh
Type Non-removable Li-Po
Charging 15W Fast Charging
Reverse Charging No

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7

How can anyone miss a smartphone from Xiaomi? Xiaomi Redmi Note series are the mostly chosen rather than other mid-ranger smartphones. As we know, Redmi Note series gives the best performance for a budget smartphone. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 is old phone but still it has that competitive vibes with latest mid-range smartphones. Redmi Note 7 comes with 6.5-inch FHD display with Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Snapdragon 660 chipset is the heart of Redmi Note 7. Similarly, it has 48 MP dual camera setup with the battery capacity of 4,000 mAh. In 2020, it received Android 10 and MIUI 12 update.

redmi note 7 price in Nepal

Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi Note 7

Key Specs
General
Display
Camera
Performance
Storage
Multimedia
Network Connectivity
Sensor
Battery
Key Specs

Display 6.3 inches
Front Camera 13MP
Back Camera 48MP 5MP
Chipset Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660
RAM 3/4GB
Internal Storage 32/64/128GB
Battery 4,000 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 19,999 (3+32GB)
Rs. 24,999 (4+64GB)
Rs. 26,999 (4+128GB)

General

Dimension 159.2 x 75.2 x 8.1 mm
Weight 186 g
Build Material Glass front, Glass back, Plastic frame
Sim Slot Hybrid Dual SIM (dual stand by)
Sim Size Nano-SIM
IP Rating & Resistance
Operating System Android 9.0 (Pie), MIUI 11
Colors Blue, Black, Twilight Gold, White

Display

Size 6.3 inches
Type IPS LCD
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9
Pixel Density ~409 ppi
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Camera

Front Camera
Setup Single
Lens 13MP, f/2.0, Wide lens
Flash N/A
Optical Image Stabilization N/A
Autofocus N/A
Features HDR
Video [email protected]
Back Camera
Setup Dual
Lens 48MP, f/1.8, Wide Lens 5MP, f/2.2, depth
Flash Yes, Dual LED Flash
Optical Image Stabilization N/A
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]/60/120fps, gyro-EIS

Performance

Chipset Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)
Processor Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)
Graphics Adreno 512
RAM 3/4GB

Storage

Internal Storage 32/64/128GB
Expandable Storage Yes (uses shared SIM slot)
Type eMMC 5.1

Multimedia

Audio Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Features
FM Radio Yes

Network Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Features Wi-Fi Direct, Hospot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC N/A
USB Type Type-C
USB version 2.0
Technology GSM/HSPA/LTE

Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Placement Rear mount
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer No

Battery

Capacity 4,000 mAh
Type Non-removable Li-Po
Fast Charging 18W Fast Charging
Quick Charge 4
Reverse Charging N/A

Realme 5i

Oppo sub-brand Realme got huge success after the release of Realme 5 series. Realme 5i is the cheapest among the series. It has a 12 MP quad camera setup and an 8 MP sensor for front shoot. It shares same Snapdragon 665 as in Redmi Note 7. However, the picture quality is better than the Redmi Note 7. It comes in 3 and 4 GB of RAM configuration and 32 and 64 GB of internal storage. The 4/64 GB variant is available in Nepal for the budget of 20k. Furthermore, it has high capacity battery of 5,000 mAh giving you sufficient juice for whole day.

Realme 5i price in Nepal

Specifications of Realme 5i

Key Specs
General
Display
Camera
Performance
Storage
Multimedia
Network Connectivity
Sensor
Battery
Key Specs

Display 6.52 inches
Front Camera 8 MP
Back Camera 12+8+2+2 MP
Chipset Snapdragon 665
RAM 3/4 GB
Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Battery 5,000 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 20,990 (4+64 GB)
Price in India INR 10,999 (4+64 GB)
INR 11,999 (4+128 GB)

General

Dimension 164.4 x 75 x 9.3 mm
Weight 195 g
Build Material Glass Front, Plastic Back, Plastic Frame
Sim Slot Dual SIM
Sim Size Nano-SIM
Resistance
Operating System Android 9 (upgradable to Android 10), Realme UI
Colors Blue, Green

Display

Size 6.52 inches
Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels
Aspect Ratio 20:9
Pixel Density ~269 ppi
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass

Camera

Front Camera
Setup Single, Notch
Lens 8 MP, f/2.0
Flash No
Optical Image Stabilization N0
Autofocus Yes
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]
Back Camera
Setup Quad
Lens 12 MP, f/1.8, Wide Lens
8 MP, f/2.3, Ultra-wide Lens (13 mm)
2 MP, f/2.4, Macro Lens
2 MP, f/2.4, Depth Sensor
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Optical Image Stabilization No
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected], [email protected]/fps, gyro-EIS

Performance

Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 7665 (11 nm)
Processor Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)
GPU Adreno 610
RAM 3/4 GB

Storage

Internal Storage 32/64 GB
Expandable Storage Yes, microSD card
Type eMMC

Multimedia

Audio Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Features
FM Radio Yes

Network Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Features Hotspot, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
Infrared Port No
NFC
USB Type microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
USB version 2.0
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE

Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Placement Rear-mount
Face Recognition Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer No

Battery
 

Capacity 5,000 mAh
Type Non-removable Li-Po
Charging 10W Fast Charging
Reverse Charging No

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8

Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 8 is a great smartphone and stands on no. 1 position on our list of best smartphones under Rs. 20,000 in Nepal. Redmi Note 8 gives you enough power for day to day tasks with its Snapdragon 665 chipset, a strong battery life with 4,000mAh battery and crisp screen with Full HD+ resolution. The camera is also impressive in favorable conditions and can enhance your creativity with variety of lens.

Redmi note 8 price in Nepal

Specifications of Xiaomi Redmi Note 8

Key Specs
General
Display
Camera
Performance
Storage
Multimedia
Network Connectivity
Sensor
Battery
Key Specs

Display 6.3 inches
Front Camera 13MP
Back Camera 48MP 5MP
Chipset Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660
RAM 3/4GB
Internal Storage 32/64/128GB
Battery 4,000 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 19,999 (3+32GB) Rs. 24,999 (4+64GB) Rs. 26,999 (4+128GB)

General

Dimension 159.2 x 75.2 x 8.1 mm
Weight 186 g
Build Material Glass front, Glass back, Plastic frame
Sim Slot Hybrid Dual SIM (dual stand by)
Sim Size Nano-SIM
IP Rating & Resistance
Operating System Android 9.0 (Pie), MIUI 11
Colors Blue, Black, Twilight Gold, White

Display

Size 6.3 inches
Type IPS LCD
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9
Pixel Density ~409 ppi
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Camera

Front Camera
Setup Single
Lens 13MP, f/2.0, Wide lens
Flash N/A
Optical Image Stabilization N/A
Autofocus N/A
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected]
Back Camera
Setup Quad
Lens 48MP, f/1.8, Wide Lens (26mm)
8MP, f/2.2, Ultra-wide lens
2MP, f/2.4, Macro lens
2MP, f/2.4, depth
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Optical Image Stabilization N/A
Autofocus Yes, PDAF
Features HDR, Panorama
Video [email protected], [email protected]/60/120fps, gyro-EIS

Performance

Chipset Qualcomm SDM665 Snapdragon 665
Processor Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)
Graphics Adreno 610
RAM 4/6GB

Storage

Internal Storage 64/128GB
Expandable Storage Yes (uses shared SIM slot)
Type eMMC

Multimedia

Audio Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Audio Features
FM Radio Yes

Network Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Wi-Fi Features Wi-Fi Direct, Hospot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC N/A
USB Type Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
USB version 2.0
Technology GSM/HSPA/LTE

Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Placement Rear Mounted
Accelerometer Yes
Gyro Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer N/A

Battery

Capacity 4,000 mAh
Type Non-removable Li-Po
Fast Charging 18W Fast Charging
Reverse Charging N/A
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