Top 10 Best Gaming Phones In India – 2020 Edition!
Gaming smartphones is a new segment that has recently developed into a massive interest for many, we have even started seeing several new devices come with budget gaming focussed processors such as the Snapdragon 765G by Qualcomm. However, if you are looking for the ultimate gaming smartphone then there’s more to consider than just the SoC on the smartphone, factors like the display, audio, and the overall software experience add up to offer the smoothest gaming experience. Here are the top 10 gaming smartphones to buy in 2020.
Highlights of the Story
- Gaming smartphones has evolved into a massive new segment with multiple devices in various segments
- High refresh rate displays add to an immersive and smooth gaming experience that can enhance the performance
- If you are looking for the best gaming experience on a smartphone there are multiple options from brands like Asus, OnePlus, Samsung, and more
Gaming smartphones is an entire new segment that has recently been created, we now have gaming-specific smartphones that are available across segments including the mid-range segment. Gaming focussed smartphones feature the best in class performance, a good display, and optimized software with additional gaming focussed features. These days we have a lot of good gaming titles in the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store, most of these games have very good graphics and need a lot of graphic processing power.
A lot of the current gaming focussed smartphones such as the Asus ROG Phone III, and the Vivo iQOO 3 also come with some software options that enhance the gaming experience. If you are looking for the optimum gaming experience here are the Top 10 Gaming Phones In India that you can find in the market right now.
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Asus ROG Phone III
The Asus ROG Phone 3 is perhaps the best gaming experience you can find at any given budget, the smartphone is powered by the latest and the greatest Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor and has up to 16GB of RAM. The internal storage on the device spans up to 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage for high-speed access.
The ROG Phone 3 features a 6.59-inch display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio, the display has a FullHD+ resolution and an ultra-fast 144Hz refresh rate. This screen has a peak brightness of 650nits and is protected by Gorilla Glass 6.
The smartphone also has a triple camera setup with a 64MP primary camera, a 13MP ultra-wide, and a 5MP macro sensor, the primary camera is capable of shooting videos at up to 8K resolution. This powerful internals of the device is backed by a massive 6,000mAh battery with 30W fast charging support.
Also Read: ROG Phone 3 Review
OnePlus 8 Pro
The OnePlus 8 Pro is another very capable smartphone with flagship-grade top of the line specs. The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor accompanied by 8GB of RAM and up to 256GB of internal storage.
The device has a 6.78-inch AMOLED display with a QuadHD+ resolution with a 120Hz refresh rate and has HDR10+ certification. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 to protect it from shattering. The smartphone has four camera sensors on the rear including two 48MP sensors for ultra-wide and primary cameras, an 8MP telephoto lens, and a 5MP macro lens. This smartphone can record video at up to 4K resolution at 60FPS, the device is powered by a 4,510mAh battery with support for 30W fast charging.
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra is one of the perfect choices from the brand for a gaming smartphone, the flagship is powered by the Exynos 990 processor in India and has 12GB RAM with a 128GB UFS 3.0 storage. The display is quite large for intense gaming sessions with a 6.9-inch screen with a QuadHD+ resolution and up to 120Hz refresh rate. The display is also HDR1-+ certified and is protected by the latest Corning Gorilla Glass 6.
The S20 Ultra has a quad-camera setup on the rear, powered by a 108MP primary sensor and a 48MP telephoto lens, there is also a 12MP ultra-wide sensor and a 0.3MP TOF sensor. The smartphone can capture video in 8K resolution using the primary rear camera. Overall the smartphone is a great companion for gamers and a humongous 5,000mAh battery with 45W fast charging support keeps it going for never-ending gaming sessions.
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iPhone 11 Pro Max
The iPhone 11 Pro Max is currently the latest generation iPhone powered by the Apple A13 Bionic chipset which is one of the most powerful chips available in any smartphones right now. The iPhone 11 Pro Mac has 4GB of RAM and up to 512GB internal storage based on NVMe flash.
The display on the 11 Pro Max measures 6.5-inches diagonally and has a resolution of 1242 x 2688. The display has support for HDR10 and Dolby Vision with a peak brightness of 800 nits and a refresh rate of 120Hz.
With a triple camera setup on the rear with a 12MP Wide, 12MP Ultra-wide, and a 12MP telephoto lens with support for 4K recording on all three cameras make it a great machine to capture some amazing shots. The front camera on the smartphone is a 12MP sensor as well and can record video in 4K resolution too. Coming to the battery, the device has a 3,969mAh battery with 18W fast charging support.
Also Read: Apple iPhone 11 Pro Review
iQOO is a sub-brand from the famous manufacturer Vivo, the iQOO 3 is a very capable smartphone powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB internal UFS 3.1 storage.
The device has a 6.44-inch display with a FullHD+ resolution and supports HDR10+ with an 800 nits peak brightness. The smartphone has a quad-camera setup with a 48MP primary sensor, a 13MP telephoto lens, a 13MP ultra-wide lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. The primary camera is capable of recording video at 4K resolution, the device is powered by a 4,400mAh battery and supports 55W fast charging.
Also Read: iQOO 3 Review
The device also features capacitive air triggers like buttons on the side that also function as additional keys while gaming and come in really handy in battle royale games like PUBG Mobile, Call of Duty, and Fortnite. With some gaming-specific software features to boost the overall gameplay, the iQOO 3 is a great device for gaming enthusiasts.
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Xiaomi Mi 10
The Xiaomi Mi 10 is the current flagship from the company and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage based on UFS 3.0 technology.
The smartphone comes with a Quad camera setup on the rear comprising of a 108MP primary sensor, a 13MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 2MP macro sensor, and a 2MP depth sensor. The camera can record videos at up to 8K resolution. The battery on the smartphone is of 4,780mAh capacity with support for 30W fast charging.
Realme X50 Pro
The Realme X50 Pro is another great device focussed on delivering the best performance at a budget price. The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.0 storage. The display is a 90Hz panel that measures 6.44-inches diagonally and has a FullHD resolution with support for HDR10+.
The rear camera setup comprises four cameras including a 64MP primary sensor, a 12MP telephoto lens, an 8MP ultra-wide, and a 2MP black and white sensor. The camera is capable of recording videos at up to 4K resolution and the device is powered by a 4,200mAh battery with 65W fast charging support.
Also Read: Realme X50 Pro Review
Motorola Edge +
The Motorola Edge + is the only flagship device from the brand and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.0 storage. The smartphone has a 6.7-inch FullHD display with a 90Hz refresh rate and support for HDR10+. The rear quad camera setup on the device comprises of a primary 108MP sensor, an 8MP telephoto lens, a 16MP ultra-wide lens, and a 3D TOF sensor. The camera can record at up to 6K resolution at 30FPS. The battery is of 5,000mAh capacity and supports 18W fast charging.
Also Read: OnePlus 8 Pro Vs Motorola Edge Plus
LG G8X ThinQ
The LG G8X ThinQ is a unique smartphone and is perhaps the cheapest smartphone in the market with dual display capabilities. The device is powered by last years’ flagship chipset, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset, and has up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The displays each measure 6.4-inches and have a FullHD+ resolution with support for HDR10. This is great for gamers who like to multitask, for example playing PUBG Mobile on one display and checking WhatsApp messages on another screen.
The dual rear cameras on the LG G8X THinQ comprise of a 12MP primary sensor and a 13MP ultra-wide camera, the camera supports recording video at up to 4K resolution. The battery has a capacity of 4,000mAh capacity and supports 21W fast charging.
Also Read: LG G8X ThinQ Review
Realme X3 SuperZoom
The Realme X3 SuperZoom is a very capable smartphone from the brand and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.0 storage. The display measures 6.6-inches and has a FullHD resolution with a 120Hz refresh rate.
The cameras on the rear are a Quad sensor setup with a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP telephoto lens, an 8MP ultra-wide, and a 2MP macro lens. The device can capture videos at up to 4K resolution and is powered by a 4,200mAh battery with 30W fast charging support.
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