Best 5G smartphones on Croma under Rs 35,000 | 91mobiles.com
With 5G starting to roll out in the country, the next-generation mobile network is no longer a distant dream. The leading telecom companies have announced support for high-speed, low-latency mobile connections in major cities and aim to cover major cities next year. So, if you are looking to buy a smartphone this holiday season, you should choose one with 5G compatibility. But with so many options on the market, which phone should you choose? Don’t worry, as we have picked out the best 5G smartphones to buy on Croma for under Rs 35,000. The highlight on the cake is that you can take advantage of various bank offers running on Croma to make your purchase even more affordable.
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G
If you are looking for a flagship smartphone but also don’t want to spend too much then Samsung’s Galaxy S20 FE 5G is a perfect choice for you. It offers top-level specs including an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset working alongside 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It is also compact with a 6.2-inch Super AMOLED display that has a full HD+ resolution and supports a high refresh rate of 120Hz. Adding to the multimedia experience are Dolby Certified Stereo Speakers. For photography, the device flaunts a triple-camera array with an optically stabilized 12MP f/1.8 camera, a 12MP ultra-wide shooter and an 8MP phone camera. Selfie lovers will enjoy taking pictures with the 32MP front camera equipped with high-end OIS. Ensuring that the phone has a long life, it is equipped with a 4,500mAh battery with support for 25W fast charging and fast wireless charging. Last but not least, it is IP68 compatible, which means it is dust and water resistant and can stay in 1.5m deep water for up to 30 minutes.
OPPO Reno 7 Pro 5G
OPPO has made a name for itself with its striking design language and video capabilities, and the Reno 7 Pro 5G is no different. It features an all-glass design with a matte finish on the back that will not only grab your attention wherever you go, but also provide a solid grip. In the camera department, it offers three rear cameras with a 50-megapixel f/1.8 lens, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera, and a 2MP macro sensor. You can record video at up to 4K resolution and get functions like AI color portrait and portrait video. The phone is no slouch in terms of hardware either, as it is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 1200 3.0GHz processor paired with 12 GB of RAM. The device builds on a 6.4-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate and HDR10+ support. The OPPO Reno 7 Pro 5G runs the ColorOS 12 UI on top of Android 12 and is powered by a 4,500mAh battery with 65W SuperVOOC charging.
If you are looking to save some costs, you can take a look at the OPPO Reno 7 5G which comes with a MediaTek Dimensity 900 SoC and 8GB of RAM.
Redmi 11 Prime 5G
Are you looking for a smartphone that won’t fill your pocket? You can’t go wrong with the Redmi 11 Prime 5G – the most affordable option on this list (and you can also get additional bank offers). The device has a 6.58-inch display with FHD+ resolution and 90Hz refresh rate. It runs on a MediaTek Dimensity 700 octa-core SoC working in tandem with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. The dual camera module is accented by a 50MP f/1.8 shooter with a 2MP depth sensor. For selfies, the Redmi 11 Prime 5G comes with an 8MP camera. Its power button acts as a fingerprint sensor, and you can also unlock the phone by scanning your face. The device promises all-day battery life with a 5,000mAh capacity that supports 18W fast charging.
Vivo V21 5G
Vivo is another phone maker known for its focus on looks and camera capabilities. Vivo V21 5G is part of the brand’s hugely popular V series and features a color-changing back panel. Its window to the world is a 6.44-inch AMOLED panel with 1080p resolution, 90Hz refresh rate, and HDR10+ compatibility. Under the hood, it comes with a 2.4GHz MediaTek Dimensity 800U chipset for its high-end ARM Cortex-A76 cores. The processor is complemented by 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage that can be upgraded to another 1TB with the use of a microSD card. In regards to the camera, you will get a 64MP f/1.79 main shooter, accompanied by an 8MP wide-angle sensor and a 2MP macro lens. Selfie addicts will enjoy the V21 5G’s 44MP high-resolution camera with f/2.0 aperture. Powering the screen is a 4,000mAh battery that supports 33W Flash charging technology.
Samsung Galaxy M53 5G
Samsung’s Galaxy M series has made a name for itself by offering well-rounded specs at an attractive price point. The Galaxy M53 5G is one of the best in the range with the powerful MediaTek Dimensity 900 SoC at its core. The 6nm processor offers four high-end cores running at 2.4GHz, while the remaining cores are throttled at 2GHz. In terms of memory, the device offers 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM. It has a large 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Plus display with full HD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate. It continues to impress in the camera aspect as well as a 108-megapixel high-resolution main shooter, complemented by an 8MP ultra-wide lens and dual 2MP lenses for macro and depth photography respectively. At the front, the Samsung Galaxy M53 5G has a 32MP sensor for selfies. A powerful 5,000mAh battery powers the phone and can also be charged quickly, with support for 25W fast charging.
OnePlus Nord CE2 Lite 5G
Despite starting out as a top killer, OnePlus continues to grow the value chain. Thankfully to serve value-conscious consumers, it introduced its Nord product line. The OnePlus Nord CE2 Lite 5G is the most affordable OnePlus smartphone you can buy, but that doesn’t mean it can’t pack a punch. It impresses in every respect thanks to its capable Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor. The chipset is paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of expandable storage. To interact with the phone, it has a 6.59-inch LCD display with a 120Hz refresh rate. In terms of cameras, it has a triple camera system led by a 64MP f/1.7 lens and two 2MP sensors for macro and portrait photography. Selfies are taken care of by the 16MP front camera. The phone is equipped with a 5,000mAh battery with 33W SuperVOOC charging capacity.
Realme 9i 5G
Yet another solid option in the sub-Rs 15,000 category, the Realme 9i 5G offers a loaded spec sheet. It has a 6.6-inch LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate. The octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 810 processor is responsible for the smooth performance and it does it well while saving battery life. The 6nm chipset is paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. At the rear, it has three cameras with a 50MP f/1.8 main shooter, a 2MP portrait sensor and a VGA macro lens. For self-portraits and video calling, it has an 8MP snapper. A powerful 5,000mAh cell is responsible for keeping the device going, and it can also charge quickly with 18W fast charging support.
Xiaomi 11i 5G
Xiaomi smartphones are known for their powerful features, but the Xiaomi 11i 5G goes even further when it comes to offering an eye-catching and sleek design. With a thin 8.3mm frame, it’s one of the thinnest 5G phones on the market. That doesn’t mean it compromises on hardware as it’s powered by an octa-core 2.5GHz MediaTek Dimensity 920 processor with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It offers a 6.67-inch AMOLED display at the front with full HD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate support. It also promises incredible photos and videos with a 108MP f/1.89 main camera, paired with an 8MP ultra-wide lens and a 2MP macro shooter. For selfies, it has a 16-megapixel sensor with a screen flash for low-light situations. It also comes with an IP53 rating for dust and water resistance, and packs a powerful 5,160mAh battery with 67W TurboCharge support.
In case you want faster charging times, then you can also go for the Xiaomi 11i 5G HyperCharge, which boasts an incredible 120W charging support and fully charges within 15 minutes.