As the pricing of the device goes higher, the featured and premium also improves. If you want to best smartphone experience, then you should spend a fortune on the purchase but proper research is needed to buy the best one. We've seen a lot of action in the sub-Rs. 50,000 segment of late, including the debuts of previously budget-minded brands such as Realme and Xiaomi and some cut-down versions of flagships that have become too expensive for many people.
We list the best flagship smartphones under Rs. 50,000:
1. ASUS ROG Phone 3
If it is the ultimate gaming smartphone that you are looking for, then ASUS’ ROG Phone 3 has delivered with what is quite likely the most powerful smartphone in the Indian market. The ROG Phone 3 is priced at Rs 49,999 for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, which is what I have received. There is no doubt that ASUS has the advantage of years of experience in the gaming world, which has helped mold the phone.
2. Mi 10T Pro
Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro is a stunning offering from the brand. The 8GB RAM of the device backed up by 5000mAh battery, equipped with 33W Fast Charging offers a seamless gaming experience to its users for long hours. The device has a pixel density of 395ppi and a refresh rate of 144Hz. Further, the bezel-less punch-hole display of the smartphone is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass v5.
The stunning camera setup on the front and rear side turn it into a quality deal worth investing in. However, the non-expandable storage space for such a price range might cause dissatisfaction among certain buyers. The 8GB RAM and Adreno 650 GPU offers a lag-free multitasking experience. The wide variety of rear camera features include HDR mode, Continuous shooting, Auto Flash, Touch to focus, Face detection, ISO control, and Exposure compensation. There is a 20MP f/2.2 Selfie Shooter on the front equipped with a screen flash, capable of capturing stunning self-portraits.
3. OnePlus 8
OnePlus 8 is a beautiful handset that comes with sturdy features. The display has a punch-hole design and delivers an excellent viewing experience. It is seated on Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset, which helps to handle the overall processing with great efficiency. There is an Adreno 650 GPU and a massive 6GB RAM.
As with any other OnePlus smartphones, the camera of this device is also up to the mark using which anyone can capture the excellent landscape. To offer a long-time power supply, there is a massive battery that features 30W Wrap charging technology.
4. Mi 10
Xiaomi Mi 10 comes with a punch-hole display, offering some amazing visuals. The device houses a variety of stunning specs and ensures a great overall performance. Further, it has a powerful battery equipped with Wireless and Fast Charging technology. Xiaomi Mi 10 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 chipset and an Octa-core (2.84GHz single-core, 2.42GHz tri-core, 1.8GHz quad-core, Kryo 585) processor. The camera setup is equally good with high-resolution lenses and an impressive front sensor. It also houses ample storage but there is no scope for expansion.
5. Samsung S20 FE
Samsung Galaxy S20 FE (Fan Edition) is an impeccable high-end device from the brand. Its Super AMOLED display accompanied by a pixel density of 405ppi offers a stunning video graphical experience. The device gets its power from a 4500mAh Li-polymer type non-replaceable battery, which is also equipped with 25W Fast Charging and Wireless Charging technology.
The impressive rear camera setup along with the 32MP front camera turns it into an ideal choice for the selfie lovers out there. Moreover, the Dolby Atmos speakers of the smartphone make it a complete deal worth investing in. The device has an aspect ratio of 20:9 along with a refresh rate of 120Hz. Further, the bezel-less display of the smartphone features a punch-hole setup and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass v3.