Do you love photography and are planning to buy a budget smartphone? Then, go for a smartphone that has superb camera performance. Here is a list of 5 smartphones whose cameras take sharp pictures and are under Rs. 20,000.
1. Realme C2
Realme C2 is one of the top budget smartphones available in the market. It has a dual-camera setup at the back. The primary camera is a 13-megapixel sensor followed by a secondary depth sensor for portrait photos. You can choose between two shooting modes – the High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) and Continuous Shooting mode. Its front camera is 5-megapixel. You can also shoot videos at a resolution of 1080p at 30 fps.
2. Redmi Note 8 Pro
Redmi Note 8 Pro has a quad rear camera that captures sharp photos in daylight. It captures pictures with good details, even in low lighting conditions. Its rear cameras include 64-megapixel (wide) + 8-megapixel (ultra-wide) + 2-megapixel (dedicated macro camera)+ 2-megapixel (depth sensor) lenses. With rear autofocus and flash, you can expect impeccable pictures. Its front camera is 20-megapixel, which means you get great selfies. It has a 6.53-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels.
3. Redmi K20
Redmi K20 has a 6.39-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) AMOLED panel. One of its main highlights is its camera. It has a triple camera set up in the rear with a powerful 48-megapixel rear camera, an ultrawide camera, and a telephoto lens. Its 20-megapixel pop-up selfie camera is a great feature that enables you to take excellent selfies.
4. Xiaomi Mi A3
This budget smartphone has a super AMOLED, a 6.01-inch screen with a resolution of 720 x 1560 pixels. Xiaomi Mi A3 has a triple camera set up with a 48-megapixel wide camera, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide camera, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor for portrait images. You can shoot videos at 2160p at 30 fps and 1080p at 30/60/120 fps. Its selfie camera is 32-megapixels, and you can shoot videos at 1080p at 30 fps.
5. Poco F1
This smartphone has two cameras on the rear panel. The primary camera uses a 12-megapixel image sensor paired with an F1.9 lens. The secondary camera is 5-megapixel that helps the phone capture depth of field. You can use it for portrait mode. It has great autofocus performance and flash. The pictures come out great in all lighting conditions. The details on the picture are sharp, and the colours are spot-on. Poco F1 offers accurate white balance and high levels of contrast. All these features come together to give you exceptional photos.
If price and camera are two key things you consider before buying a smartphone, any of these 5 phones makes a great choice.
Shiv Nanda is a financial analyst who currently lives in Bangalore (refusing to acknowledge the name change) and works with MoneyTap, India’s first app-based credit-line. Shiv is a true finance geek, and his friends love that. They always rely on him for advice on their investment choices, budgeting skills, personal financial matters and when they want to get a loan. He has made it his life’s mission to help and educate people on various financial topics.