Best smartphones under Rs 30,000 this November 2021: Nord 2, Poco F3 GT, Motorola Edge 20 are excellent buys – India Today


Smartphones are increasingly used for a multitude of tasks like checking and replying to emails, streaming movies or sports, listening to music, taking photos, and much more. With so many tasks being accomplished by a single device, it is imperative to have a powerful smartphone that has strong specifications to prevent it from slowing down or lagging. Thankful new smartphones are not only equipped with a larger amount of RAM and fast processors, but they also support the latest 5G technology.

However, there are too many options and companies when it comes to selecting a new smartphone for yourself, hence in this buying guide, we list for you the best smartphones you can buy this November under Rs. 30,000.

OnePlus Nord 2

OnePlus Nord 2 is currently available for Rs. 29,990 for the 8GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage variant. It is also available in a more powerful 12GB RAM and 256GB storage variant. It is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI processor, which comes with AI enhancements built on top of the standard Dimensity 1200 SoC. It has a triple rear camera setup with a primary 50-megapixel camera that works well in most conditions. It offers an 8-megapixel ultra-wide and 2-megapixel mono lens. The 6.43 inch Fluid AMOLED display supports a 90Hz refresh rate and has a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. It has a large 4500 mAh battery and supports fast charging.

Our verdict: Overall, the OnePlus Nord 2 is definitely a phone good enough to give any premium smartphone a run for their money. Its under Rs. 30,000 price tag makes it even more appealing.

Poco F3 GT

Poco F3 GT comes with some impressive features like a 120Hz AMOLED display, MediaTek Dimensity 1200 SoC, 64-megapixel main camera, a 5000 mAh battery, 67W fast charging. Poco F3 GT is available for Rs. 28,999 for the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant. There is also a more powerful 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant and an 8GB RAM and 256GB storage variant. The Poco F3 GT uses a 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate, 480Hz touch response rate, 1300 nits peak brightness, HDR 10+ and WideVine L1 certifications. The triple rear camera setup with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. The Poco F3 GT is backed by a 5,065mAh battery.

Our verdict: The Poco F3 GT is a powerful smartphone, the company has tried something different here by packing the best possible hardware at a very aggressive price of Rs 28,999.

Motorola Edge 20

The Motorola Edge 20 features a 6.7-inch AMOLED display but despite a large screen the phone is incredibly slim and light. It is one of the lightest smartphones in its class with a weight of just 163 grams. The Edge 20 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 778, coupled with 8GB of RAM. The swiping and scrolling are fluid on the Edge 20, also helped by the high refresh rate of 144Hz on the display. The smartphone houses a 4000 mAh battery under its hood. It is equipped with a 108-megapixel primary camera accompanied by a 16-megapixel ultra-wide camera and 8-megapixel 3X telephoto. On the front, there is a 32-megapixel camera.

Our verdict: The Edge 20 is one of the best in the segment If you are in the market looking for a smartphone under Rs 30,000, the Edge 20 should fit the bill perfectly for you.

Realme X7 Pro

The Realme X7 Pro 5G packs a hefty punch, thanks to the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+ processor, a 120Hz AMOLED screen, a sleek design, good cameras and it costs Rs 29,999. It has a 6.55-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display with a punch-hole located at the top left corner. There is 8GB of RAM and 128GB storage under the hood. The Realme X7 Pro 5G packs four cameras at the back: a 64MP Sony IMX686 primary sensor, an 8MP ultrawide 119-degree FOV sensor, a 2MP black-and-white sensor, and a 2MP macro sensor. The Realme X7 Pro 5G is a 4500mAh battery that lasts easily for a day and more. The 65W SuperDart Charge technology tops the battery up from 0 to 100 percent in a little less than 40 minutes.

Our verdict: Realme X7 Pro 5G is an impressive phone, the display is colorful and bright, the processor is as fast as gamers will appreciate, its battery lasts more than a day, and clicks beautiful and pleasing photos.

OnePlus Nord CE

The OnePlus Nord CE 5G price starts at Rs 22,999 for the basic 6GB RAM and 128GB storage model. The 6.43-inch AMOLED display on the Nord CE feels apt for daily use. It offers a 1080×2400 pixels screen resolution and offers 410 PPI pixel density. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G Mobile Platform. The octa-core processor comes with an Adreno 619 GPU and clock speeds of up to 2.2GHz. The OnePlus Nord CE has three RAM and storage variants – 6GB+128GB, 8GB+128GB, and 12GB+256GB. It offers a buttery smooth performance as it runs on OxygenOS 11. It packs a 4500mAh battery and supports Warp Charge 30T Plus fast charging.

Our verdict: OnePlus Nord CE offers a practical design and superb one-hand usability. It offers amazing performance and value for money, however, it lacks premium-ness.

Read our full review here.


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