As 5G takes off in India, having a device capable of utilizing this new generation of telecom spectrum is of great significance. A new and faster way of communication opens up new horizons when it comes to internet usage and some. Manufacturers have recently been pooling resources to create budget-friendly devices that can use faster spectrum. We list ten cost-effective devices that can get you started on your 5G journey.
Top 10 5G Smartphones under Rs 15,000 in India
1. Realme 9i 5G
The Realme 9i 5G It offers 5G capabilities thanks to its Mediatek Dimensity 810 5G SoC. A processing unit is attached 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The device also supports storage expansion up to 1TB via microSD card. First is a 6.6-inch Full HD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate. The whole package is powered by a 5,000mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. The Realme 9i 5G looks stylish and comes in three color options – Metallica Gold, Rocking Black and Soulful Blue. The Realme 9i 5G also gets a 50MP triple camera and an 8MP front camera system.
2. POCO M4 5G
The POCO M4 5G is also a good buy for people who want to start their 5G transition. The POCO M4 5G gets a 6.58″ FHD+ 90Hz display and is powered by a Mediatek Dimensity 700 SoC paired to 4GB + 64GB or 6GB + 128GB memory variants. The device also supports virtual RAM as well as storage expansion via microSD card. The dual camera system at the back comes with a 50MP main camera and a 2MP depth sensor. Front camera duties are handled by an 8MP shooter. The POCO M4 gets a 5,000mAh battery pack with support for 18W fast charging. It is good to note that POCO M4 supports 7 bands of 5G.
3. Samsung Galaxy M33 5G
Samsung Galaxy M33 5G is a tough contender when it comes to 5G capable affordable smartphone. It packs in a clocked 5nm octa-core processor 2.4GHz and paired to 6GB or 8GB of RAM and gets up to 128GB of internal storage. It also gets a 6.6-inch TFT display and FHD+ resolution. The M33 5G has a 50MP quad-camera setup and an 8MP front camera setup. The smartphone draws juice from a 6,000mAh battery.
4. Motorola G51 5G
The Moto G51 5G is a good buy for purists looking for a stock Android 11 experience. The Moto G51 5G packs a Snapdragon 480 Plus from Qualcomm paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The internal storage can be expanded up to 512GB via microSD card. It packs a 6.8-inch LCD display with FHD+ resolution and a high refresh rate of 120Hz. The Moto G51 5G shoots AV through a 50MP triple camera and a 16MP front camera. Power is drawn from a 5,000mAh battery pack with 10W charging.
5. Samsung Galaxy F23 5G
Running on the Snapdragon 750G processor, the Samsung Galaxy F23 5G is another capable 5G capable product from the Korean tech company. It gets a 6.6-inch TFT FHD+ display, 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM (expandable up to 1TB via microSD card slot). It has a 50MP triple camera setup and an 8MP front shooter. The F23 5G draws power from a 5,000mAh battery and gets a Type C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
6. Redmi Note 10T 5G
The Redmi Note 10T 5G is the tried and tested 5G workhorse from Xiaomi and gets the Dimensity 700 SoC from MediaTek. The processor is paired with up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage. It gets a 6.5-inch FHD+ display panel, a 48MP triple camera system and an 8MP front camera. The device is powered by a 5,000mAh battery with support for fast charging.
7. iQOO Z6
The iQOO Z6 runs a The Snapdragon 695 5G processor is paired with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The Z6 features a 6.58-inch FHD+ display, a 50MP triple camera setup and a 16MP front camera sensor. It is powered by a 5,000mAh battery pack and gets connectivity features like Wi-Fi 5.1, Bluetooth 5.0, 5G, GPS and more.
8. Realme 9 5G
Realme 9 5G is yet another 5G offering in the affordable range from the leading Chinese smartphone maker. It gets the Dimensity 810 5G chipset from MediaTek and pairs it with 4GB or 6GB RAM options and up to 128GB of internal storage. It has a 48MP AI based triple camera system and a 16MP selfie camera. The 6.5-inch display has FHD+ resolution and gets 90Hz high refresh rate support. The Realme 9 5G is powered by a 5,000mAh battery pack with support for 18W fast charging.
9. Samsung Galaxy M13 5G
Samsung Galaxy M13 5G runs on Dimensity 700 SoC from MediaTek and supports 5G connectivity. The device gets an option for 4GB or 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of internal storage. It has a 6.5-inch 90Hz FHD+ display, 50MP dual camera and 5MP front camera. It is powered by a 5,000mAh battery.
10. iQOO Z6 Lite
The iQOO Z6 Lite gets a Snapdragon 4 Gen 1 processor paired with 4GB or 6GB of RAM and supports 5G connectivity. The Z6 Lite sports a 6.59-inch display with FHD+ resolution. The device gets a 50MP dual camera and an 8MP front camera. It draws power from a 5,000mAh battery pack and runs on Android 12 mobile OS.