In recent times, the Indian market has seen many smartphone launches in the Rs 30,000 category, due to the cut-throat competition between brands like Redmi, Oppo, Vivo, and Samsung. Smartphones including Redmi K20 Pro, Oppo Reno 2Z, Samsung Galaxy A70, and Vivo V15 Pro are direct competitors to each other under the Rs 30,000 category. Therefore, News Nation brings to you the specifications, features, price of the above-mentioned top smartphones which can be considered for purchase.
Top smartphones under Rs 30,000 in November 2019:
Redmi K20 Pro
Redmi K20 Pro comes with a 6.39-inch Full HD display with a 19:5:9 aspect ratio with no notch present on the screen. The Redmi K20 Pro is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 while the Pro variant runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 855.
Redmi K20 Pro is equipped with a triple camera setup at the back with one being a 48 MP Sony IMX586 sensor coupled with 13 MP and 8 MP camera lens. For selfies, the smartphones will have a 20 MP pop-out camera with AI technology.
Redmi K20 Pro is fuelled by a 4000mAh battery with fast-charging technology. The 6GB RAM and 128GB storage version of Redmi K20 Pro costs Rs 27,999. The 8GB RAM and 256GB storage version i.e. top variant of Redmi K20 Pro is available at Rs 30,999. The smartphone comes in Carbon Black, Flame Red, and Glacier Blue colour options.
Oppo Reno 2Z
Oppo Reno 2Z features a 6.53-inch (1,080 x 2,340 pixels) AMOLED display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, a screen-to-body ratio of 91.6 percent. It comes with a Gorilla Glass 5 curved rear panel with a quad-camera setup hidden beneath. The smartphone is powered by the MediaTek Helio P90 SoC paired with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 128GB of UFS 2.1 inbuilt storage.
On the imaging front, Oppo Reno 2Z houses a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor, an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens, a 2-megapixel monochrome sensor. The device further has a centrally-aligned 16-megapixel pop-up selfie camera.
Oppo Reno 2Z packs a 4,000mAh battery that supports VOOC 3.0 Flash Charge tech. The phone also features an in-display fingerprint sensor in addition to face unlock.
The price of Oppo Reno 2Z, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of inbuilt storage, has been set at Rs 29,990 and it has gone on sale starting September 6. The Oppo Reno 2Z is available in Luminous Black, Sky White, and Polar Light shades.
Samsung Galaxy A70
Samsung Galaxy A70 comes with a 6.7-inch Infinity U Super AMOLED display with 20:9 aspect ratio and 1080x2400 resolution. It is powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 octa-core processor and Adreno 506 GPU paired with two RAM options of 6GB or 8GB.
The smartphone is fuelled by a 4500mAh battery and also supports 25W fast charging. In terms of security and safety, Galaxy A70 comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor as well as face recognition technology.
On the optics front, it sports three-camera setup of 32MP sensor with f/1.7 aperture, 8MP ultra-wide camera lens and a 5MP lens for in-depth clarity. Other connectivity options include dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 GHz / 5 GHz), Bluetooth, GPS, and USB Type-C port.
Samsung Galaxy A70 is available in four colour options including Black, Blue, Coral, and White. The Samsung Galaxy A70 sells at Rs 28,990 in the country. It packs 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage.
Vivo V15 Pro
Vivo V15 Pro features a 6.39-inch full-HD+ (1080x2340 pixels) Ultra FullView Display, a Super AMOLED panel. The smartphone runs Funtouch OS 9 based on Android 9.0 Pie. The dual-SIM (Nano) Vivo V15 Pro comes equipped with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 AIE SoC, coupled with 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM. The device measures 157.25x74.71x8.21mm and it weighs 185 grams.
On the imagining front, Vivo V15 Pro houses a triple rear camera setup that has a 48-megapixel primary Quad Pixel sensor with an f/1.8 lens, an 8-megapixel secondary along with an f/2.2 aperture, and a 5-megapixel tertiary, depth sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. On the front, there is a 32-megapixel shooter with the pop-up camera module.
It has 128GB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB). The smartphone packs a 3,700mAh battery that supports Dual-Engine fast charging technology. Connectivity options on Vivo V15 Pro include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
The device further comes equipped with an in-display fingerprint sensor, apart from an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. The Vivo V15 Pro is available in Topaz Blue and Ruby Red colour options. Vivo V15 Pro 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant costs Rs 23,990 and the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option is being retailed at Rs 26,990. On the other hand, the 6GB RAM variant debuted in February with a price set at Rs 28,990.