Xiaomi has just unveiled the much anticipated Xiaomi Mi A3 smartphone at an event in Spain. The device is a successor to the last year's Mi A2 and it is also a part of Google's Android One program, which means it runs on stock Android. While the phone is available for a starting price of EUR 249 (roughly Rs. 19,500), it has not arrived in India yet. So, here are some alternatives to consider.
Just on the same day when Xiaomi unveiled the Mi A3 in Spain, the company also launched the Redmi K20 series in India. The Redmi K20 smartphone comes with a bezel-less display, an in-display fingerprint scanner and a motorized pop-up selfie camera. It comes equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 processor coupled with up to 6GB of RAM. All of this comes in at a starting price of just Rs. 21,999.
Realme India recently launched the Realme X smartphone in the country. The device comes with a bezel-less display and a motorized pop-up selfie camera. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor coupled with up to 8GB of RAM. The smartphone is available in India for a starting price of Rs. 16,999.
While the Poco F1 is now a year old, it is still the only smartphone that offers a flagship Qualcomm processor under Rs. 20,00. The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset and comes with up to 8GB of RAM. The Poco F1 is currently available in India at a starting price of Rs. 17,999.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro also brings great value for money. The device comes with a 6.3-inch FullHD+ display with a waterdrop style notch upfront. It is powered by a more powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 chipset coupled with up to 6GB of RAM. It is available at a starting price of just Rs. 13,999.
Samsung Galaxy A50
If you are looking for something from a tier-one brand, the Samsung Galaxy A50 might be the right pick. It has a lot to offer for a starting price of Rs. 18,490. The smartphone comes with an interesting set of features including the in-display fingerprint scanner and a Super AMOLED display. The smartphone comes with a triple camera setup at the back and a waterdrop style notch up front.