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Best Smartphones in Nepal Under Rs. 25,000

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Nepali smartphone market is dominated by the mid-range phones that cost between Rs.20,000 to Rs.35,000 and the very sweet spot in this price range is the Rs. 25,000 price point. Hence, we’ve made a list of best smartphones under 25000 in Nepal that provides good value for your money.

7Oppo A3s

Since the smartphone these days is developing as a multi-purpose device, it is a burning need to have a decent battery to backup you up through all the processes. And the Oppo A3s stands in a respectable position in that respects. It comes with a whopping 4230mAh battery, which easily backs the users for more than a day on the normal use.

The phone comes with a decent Snapdragon 450 chipset. In terms of display, it features only HD+ resolution. Although it may not look that great in a smartphone that costs around Rs. 25,000, it consumes less amount of power enhancing the battery performance.

Oppo A3s Specifications:

  • Display: 6.2-inch IPS display with 2.5D curved glass and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Resolution: HD+ (1520 x 720 pixels) @ 18:9 aspect ratio
  • Chipset: Snapdragon 450
  • CPU: 1.8GHz Octa-Core
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • RAM: 3GB
  • Storage: 32GB, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • OS & UI: ColorOS 5.1 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo)
  • SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Rear camera: Dual – (13MP, f/2.2 aperture) + (2MP, f/2.4 aperture) with LED flash
  • Front camera: 8MP, f/2.2 aperture, 1.12μm pixel size
  • Security: face unlock
  • Dimensions: 156.2×75.6×8.2mm; Weight: 168g
  • Connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, USB OTG
  • Battery: 4230mAh battery
  • Price: Rs. 26,490 (available for Rs. 25,000)

6Huawei Y9 2018

The Huawei Y9 is kind of similar to last year’s Huawei Nova 2i that was an impressive device by all means. Featuring an Octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor with 3 GB of RAM, the device has performed quite well in our testing. It also features a dual camera on the back that, similar to Nova 2i, has impressed us! The build and a tall 5.9-inch 18:9 display is among the best for its price. Oh, and the 4,000 mAh battery easily provides 2 days of battery life.

Huawei Y9 2018 Specifications:

  • Display: 5.93-inch FULL HD IPS LCD display
  • Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 659
  • CPU: 2.36 GHz 16nm Octa-core processor
  • RAM: 3GB RAM
  • Storage: 32GB storage (expandable up to 256GB via microSD card)
  • OS & UI: Android Nougat (v8.0); EMUI 8.0 on top
  • Rear Camera: Dual Camera (16MP + 2MP) (27mm, f/2.2), PDAF, LED flash
  • Front camera: 13+2 MP, f/2.0 aperture
  • Sensors: Fingerprint, Accelerometer, proximity, compass
  • Battery: 4000 mAh non-removable battery
  • Price: Rs. 27,500 (Available for Rs. 21,500 in sastodeal.com)

5Samsung Galaxy J7 Max

Launched last year, the Samsung Galaxy J7 Max is still one of our choices in the below Rs. 25,000 price segment. The device’s rear camera setup is similar to that on the Galaxy J7 Pro which was crowned the title of the best camera smartphone on a mid-range device last year. It has a good battery life that will easily last you for a day, and although the gaming experience is not as good as its competitors’, the Galaxy J7 Max is still a good option for a normal day-to-day experience.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max Specifications:

  • Display: 5.7-inch PLS Display
  • Resolution: Full-HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 16:9 aspect ratio
  • Chipset: MediaTek MT6757 Helio P20
  • CPU: Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.65 GHz Cortex-A53)
  • OS: Android Nougat (v7.0); Experience UI on top
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • GPU: Mali-T880MP2
  • Storage: 32 GB (expandable up to 256GB, dedicated slot)
  • Rear Camera: 13 MP, AF, f/1.7, LED flash
  • Front Camera: 13 MP, f/1.9, LED flash
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Battery: 3300 mAh Non-removable battery
  • Price (4GB/64GB): Rs. 26,290 (Available at Rs. 22,000 in retail stores)

4Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus AKA Xiaomi Redmi Note 5

With a premium metal-clad body, the Redmi 5 Plus definitely looks stunning. And in the colors like Rose Gold and Blue, the beauty of the device pops out even more. The design is not only the department, where the phone excels at. the phone features a capable Snapdragon 625 chipset, which handles the tasks assigned to the phone quite well. And the memory configuration of 4GB RAM and 64GB of storage is ample for most of the users.

That’s not all. Xiaomi Redmi 5 plus also has a great battery. With the whopping 4000mAh battery, the handset is capable of providing a long-lasting backup.

Xiaomi redmi 5 Plus Specifications

  • Display: 5.99-inch Full HD+ FullView IPS LCD display; 77.4% screen to body ratio, Protected with Gorilla Glass
  • Resolution: 2160 x 1080 pixels, 18:9 aspect ratio @403ppi
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • CPU: 2.0 GHz Octa-core CPU
  • OS: MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat (v7.1.2)
  • RAM: 3/4 GB
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • Storage: 32/64 GB (expandable up to 128 GB, Uses SIM 2 slot)
  • Rear Camera: 12MP, f/2.2 aperture, 25 μm pixel size, PDAF, Dual-LED (Dual-tone) flash
  • Front Camera: 5 MP, f/2.0 aperture
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (rear mounted), Accelerometer, Gyro, proximity, compass
  • Battery: 4000 mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery
  • Price (4GB/64GB): Rs. 24,999

3Xiaomi Redmi S2

Redmi S2 is the camera-centric phone from the company, which basically provides a top-quality chipset mostly compromising on the camera. The phone comes with a pair of cameras at the back. The 12MP and 5MP camera pair at the back is capable of capturing amazing portrait shots. Normal shots from the handset look great as they possess an abundant amount of details in them.

There is a capable camera even on the selfie front. The 16MP front shooter does a decent job while capturing selfies. That’s not all, the Redmi S2 features a decent Snapdragon 625 chipset, which is capable of handling even the graphics-intensive tasks. And there is 4000mAh battery alongside to provide a prolonged battery backup.

Xiaomi Redmi S2 Specifications

  • Display: 5.99 inches HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • OS: Android Oreo (v8.1) with MIUI 9.5 on the top
  • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • RAM: 3/4GB
  • Storage: 32/64 GB; Expandable up to 256GB with micro SD card (Dedicated Slot)
  • Rear Camera: 12MP (f/2.2, 1.25μm, PDAF) + 5MP, gyro-EIS, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
  • Front Camera: 16MP (2.0µm), LED flash
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • SIM: Dual SIM with 4G VOLTE
  • Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 3080 mAh battery with fast charging support (5V/2A)
  • Price: Rs. 21,999 (3GB/32GB)

2Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo

At this price, Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo is obviously one of the best in the list. It comes with remarkable Exynos 7885 chipset, whose performance is comparable to the Snapdragon 636 chipset. So the performance of the phone is really great. Samsung phones come with impressive cameras and the J7 Duo is no exception. It features dual camera at the back. The camera pair at the back is capable of taking amazing portrait shots, whose blur intensity and focus area can be adjusted even after taking the shots.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo specifications:

  • Display: 5.5 inches Super AMOLED display
  • Screen resolution: 720×1280 pixels with 16:9 aspect ratio (267 ppi density)
  • Chipset: Exynos 7885
  • CPU: Octa-core (4 X 1.56Ghz Cortex A53 + 4 X 1.6Ghz Cortex A73)
  • GPU: Mali-G71
  • OS: Android Oreo 8.0 with experience UI on the top
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • ROM: 32 GB extendable up to 256 GB (dedicated microSD card slot)
  • Selfie camera: 8 MP f/1.9, LED flash
  • Rear camera: 13+5 MP dual f/1.9 with autofocus, LED flash, live focus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama, etc.
  • Battery: 3000 mAh non-removable Li-on battery
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), Accelerometer, Proximity
  • Price: Rs. 22,000

1Xiaomi MI A2 Lite

With great overall specs, Xiaomi MI A2 lite stands on the top of the list. Xiaomi MI A2 Lite is an Android One device and inherits the all hailed Stock Android OS on its system. In addition, the smartphone is gifted with the powerful yet power efficient Snapdragon 625 chipset coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. The phone also includes an impressive dual camera setup on the back. The camera takes some nifty portrait shots with a great amount of details.

Xiaomi MI A2 Lite Specifications:

  • Display: 5.84-inch IPS display
  • Resolution: Full-HD+ (2280×1080 pixels), 19:9 aspect ratio, 432PPI
  • OS: Android 8.1 (Oreo) Android One
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • CPU: Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU: Adreno 506 GPU
  • RAM: 3GB/4GB
  • Storage: 32GB/64GB; Expandable up to 256GB via SD card (dedicated slot)
  • Rear Camera: Dual camera – (12 MP, f/2.2, 1.25 μm, PDAF) + (5 MP, f/2.2, 1.12 μm, depth sensor), LED flash
  • Front Camera: 5MP, f/2.0
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Battery: 4000mAh
  • Price: Rs. 24,499 for 4/64GB