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Top 10 Smartphones Under Rs. 40,000 in Nepal [December Update]

Best top Smartphones Under 40000 in Nepal

Are you looking for the best phone under Rs.40,000 price range? Then you don’t have to look very far. Here we bring you the top Smartphones Under 40000, which is currently available in the market.

1OnePlus 3T

OVERALL RATING: 4.5 | PRICE: RS. 49,900 Rs. 39,990
(DESIGN: 4.7/5|DISPLAY: 4.5/5|PERFORMANCE: 4.8/5|CAMERA: 4.3/5|BATTERY: 4.4/5)

OnePlus 3T is easily one of the most deserving devices for the top Smartphones Under 40000. Although it is already a year old device, it still features top of the line hardware specs. The OnePlus 3T in Nepal is available for a discounted price of Rs. 39,990 via daraz.com.np. It comes with 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED display, Snapdragon 821 processor, 6GB of DDR4 RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage. The 3400mAh battery supports fast battery charging that charges the phone from 0 to 63% in just half an hour. The phone currently runs Nougat 7.1.1 based OxygenOS out of the box. And the good news is that Oreo update has been rolled out for the device. It sports a 16 MP f/2.0 rear sensor and 16 MP f/2.0 front-facing camera.

OnePlus 3T Specs:

  • 5.5-inch Full HD Optic AMOLED display with 2.5D curved
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  • 2.35GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 821 64-bit processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4 RAM with 64GB (UFS 2.0) storage
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat); Upgradable to Android Oreo (v8.0)
  • Dual nano SIM slots
  • 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Sony IMX298 sensor, 1.12-micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, OIS, 4K video recording at 30 fps, 720p slow motion at 120fps
  • 16MP front-facing camera, 1.0-micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture
  • Dimensions: 152.7×74.7×7.35mm; Weight: 158g
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Bottom-facing speaker, dual microphone for noise cancellation
  • 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac dual-band (MIMO), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3400mAh battery with Dash Charge
  • Price: Rs. 39,999

2iPhone 6

OVERALL RATING: 4.35 | PRICE: Rs. 42,500
(DESIGN: 4.8/5|DISPLAY: 4.5/5|PERFORMANCE: 4.4/5|CAMERA: 4.0/5|BATTERY: 3.8/5)

Though the iPhone 6 seems to age, it is still one of the best smartphone one can own. The impressive design, remarkable cameras and after sale values are still the main reasons people buy iPhones. iPhone 6 possesses a 4.7-inch retina display. So the device will comfort the users who are used to with the smaller displays. The device is powered by Apple A8 chipset coupled with 1GB of DDR3 RAM. In terms of camera, it boasts an 8MP sensor on the back and 1.2MP for the selfies upfront. The smartphone is privileged with all the basic sensors and has 1810mAh battery to fuel the day to day tasks.

iPhone 6 Specs

  • Display: 4.7 inches LED-backlit IPS LCD with Ion-strengthened glass protection
  • Resolution: 750 x 1334 pixels, 326PPI pixel density
  • OS: iOS 8, upgradable to iOS 10.3.3
  • Chipset: Apple A8
  • CPU: Dual-core 1.4 GHz Typhoon (ARM v8-based)
  • GPU: PowerVR GX6450
  • RAM: 1GB DDR3 RAM
  • Storage: 32/128GB internal storage, No microSD card slot
  • Rear Camera: 8MP, f/2.2, 1/3″ sensor size, 1.5 µm pixel size, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
  • Front Camera: 1.2 MP, f/2.2
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS, NFC (Apple Pay only), 3G, 4G LTE
  • Sensors: Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Battery: 1810mAh (non-removable)
  • Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
  • iPhone 6 price in Nepal: Rs.42,500 (32GB)

3Xiaomi Mi 5

OVERALL RATING: 4.32 | PRICE: RS. 39,999
(DESIGN: 4/5|DISPLAY: 4.3/5|PERFORMANCE: 4.5/5|CAMERA: 4.3/5|BATTERY: 4.5/5)

Xiaomi Mi 5 is yet another high-end device from last year which you can get at a decent price. It offers almost everything you want in a high-end flagship smartphone with complimentary beautiful glass body design, a 5.15-inch Full HD display, fast performance with Snapdragon 820 processor & 3GB of RAM, and a capable  16MP camera. You can buy the Xiaomi Mi5 in Nepal for Rs.39,999 from the official website of Xiaomi Nepal.

Xiaomi Mi 5 Specs:

  • 5.15-inch (1920×1080 pixels) Full HD display with curved glass
  • 1.8GHz Snapdragon 820 64-bit Quad-Core processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • 3GB LPDDR4 RAM with 32GB (UFS 2.0) internal storage
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with MIUI 7
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano)
  • 16-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, Sony IMX298 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, 4-axis OIS, 4K video recording
  • 4MP front-facing camera with 2um pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, 80-degree wide-angle lens
  • Fingerprint scanner, Infrared sensor
  • Dimensions: 144.55×69.2×7.25mm; Weight: 129g
  • 4G LTE with VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual-band (MIMO), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3,000mAh (typical) / 2910mAh (minimum) built-in battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
  • Price: Rs.39,999

4Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro

OVERALL RATING: 4.25 | PRICE: RS. 39,990
(DESIGN: 4.3/5| DISPLAY: 4.7/5| PERFORMANCE: 4.2/5|CAMERA: 4.5/5|BATTERY: 4.1/5)

Galaxy C7 Pro is eye-pleasing in terms of design, which feels premium on the hold. The device boasts a vibrant 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display pushing itself in the phablet genre. The display is protected by Gorilla Glass 4. the device is also rich in terms of memory. It has been injected with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage without ditching the microSD card slot. The device possesses 3300mAh battery and has all the primary sensors. On the software side, Samsung Galaxy C7 pro comes Android Marshmallow out of the box. In terms of optics, both the front and rear camera embraces a 16MP sensor with f/1.9 aperture.

Samsung galaxy C7 Pro Specs

  • Display: 5.7 inches, 1920 x 1080 (FHD), 2.5D curved Super AMOLED screen
  • Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Processor: Snapdragon 626 chipset, octa-core processor clocked at 2.2GHz
  • Camera: 16MP, f/1.9 main and 16MP, f/1.9 front
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Storage: 64GB, supports microSD card up to 256GB.
  • SIM: Dual SIM (hybrid slot)
  • USB: Type-C
  • Connectivity: 4G Vo-LTE, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi ac, A-GPS/GLONASS, FM Radio, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC
  • Sensors: Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Dimensions: 156.5 X 77.2 X 7.0mm
  • Weight: 172g
  • Battery: 3300mAh non-removable
  • Operating System: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
  • Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro Price in Nepal: Rs. 39,900

5Samsung Galaxy A7 2017

OVERALL RATING: 4.2 | PRICE: RS. 40,000
(DESIGN: 4.3/5| DISPLAY: 4.5/5| PERFORMANCE: 3.8/5|CAMERA: 4.5/5|BATTERY: 4.3/5)

With a tall and vibrant display of 5.7-inch Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 places itself on the Phablet genre. It gives an overwhelming experience to the multimedia fanatics with the tall and vibrant Super AMOLED display and yet with the Gorilla Glass 4 protection. The water and dust resistant feature have been another luring feature in this device. On the camera side, it offers 16-megapixel camera both on the front and back. The camera does a fine job while taking photos and the wide aperture of f/1.9 has the kept the performance intact letting in sufficient amount of light and avoiding noises and grains even on low lights. It runs on Marshmallow (v6.0.1), which can be upgraded to Android Nougat. Powering the device is Exynos 7780 chipset backed by 3GB of RAM with 32GB of internal memory. The storage, however, can be stretched to 256GB by the use of SDcard.

Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Specs:

  • 5.7 Inch FHD Super AMOLED Display with Gorilla Glass 4 Protection
  • 1.9GHz Octa-Core Exynos 7880 processor with Mali-T830 MP3 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 32GB internal memory, Expandable memory up to 256GB via microSD card
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), Upgradable to Nougat (7.0)
  • Dual SIM (nano+nano)
  • 16MP rear camera, f/1.9, 27mm with Phase detection Autofocus and LED Flash
  • 16MP front-facing camera with f/1.9 aperture, 1080p video recording
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Dimensions: 156.8 x 77.6 x 7.9 mm; Weight: 186 grams
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • Dust and Water Resistant: IP68 Certified
  • 3600mAh Battery with Fast Charging technology
  • Price: Available for Rs. 40,000

Also Read: Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Review: A Fancy Midrange Phone

6Xiaomi MI MAX 2

OVERALL RATING: 4.2 | PRICE: RS. 34,999
(DESIGN: 4.3/5|DISPLAY: 4.2/5|PERFORMANCE: 3.9/5|CAMERA: 4.4/5|BATTERY: 4.5/5)

With a tall screen of 6.44-inch MI Max 2 is another Phablet in the list. Phablets are often provided with mediocre chipset but with the MI Max 2, there is a different story. Xiaomi MI Max 2 is powered by powerful and yet efficient Snapdragon 625 chipset. 4GM of RAM and 64GB of internal storage has been embedded to the phone to avoid memory insufficiency. For the photography, the phone has 12MP Sony IMX386 sensor on the back, capable of taking decent photos. On the front, there is a 5MP camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens. The device is fueled by an insane 5300mAh battery, capable of providing prolonged battery backup and has fast charging technology to refill it.

Xiaomi MI Max 2 Specs

  • 6.44-inch Full HD IPS 2.5D curved glass display
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 SoC with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 4GB RAM with 64GB; expandable memory with microSD
  • MIUI 8 based on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (micro+nano/microSD)
  • 12MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, Sony IMX386 sensor, 1.25μm pixel size
  • 5MP front-facing camera with 85-degree wide-angle lens, f/2.0 aperture
  • 5mm audio jack, stereo speakers
  • Fingerprint sensor, infrared sensor
  • Dimensions: 174.1×88.7×7.6mm
  • Weight: 211gms
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C
  • 5300mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 (68% charge in just 1 hour)
  • Price: Rs. 34,999

Also Read: Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Review: Large Screen monster

7Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro

OVERALL RATING: 4.15 | PRICE: RS. 32,900
(DESIGN: 4.5/5|DISPLAY: 4.6/5|PERFORMANCE: 34.0/5|CAMERA: 4.6/5|BATTERY: 4.5/5)

Galaxy J7 Pro is selling like hotcakes these days. Wrapped in a metal body, the phone lures everyone on its first sight. And the impressive set of cameras with a remarkable performance on the low light is another feature to crave for J7 pro. Despite being a mid-range smartphone, it possesses water-resistant build. And the 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display always pleases the eyes with the brilliant colors and high contrast ratio. The 3600mAh battery is enough to prolong the backup for two days.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Specs

  • 5.5-inch full HD (1080p) Super AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display
  • Exynos processor
  • 1.6 GHz Octa-core CPU
  • 3GB RAM, 64GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with micro SD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Samsung’s custom UI on top
  • Dual SIM
  • Water-resistant
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture, and 1080p video recording capability
  • 13MP front-facing camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture.
  • Augmented Reality (AR), Social Camera, Samsung Pay
  • Metal unibody
  • 4G Cat 6 connectivity, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS
  • 3600mAh battery
  • Color variants: Black and Gold
  • Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Price in Nepal: Rs. 32,990

Also Read: Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Review: The Flagship Midrange?

8Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra

Possessing a 6-inch display, Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra is out in the market to provide an immersive experience for gamers and multimedia fanatics. The device is affluent in terms of photography/ With 23MP rear camera and 16MP front camera, the device is not just great on the resolution but also on the quality it outputs. The presence of Optical Image Stabilization on the front camera has made it superior selfie shooter at this price point. The smartphone also comes with Android Nougat out of the box with the privileges for the Oreo update.

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra Specs

  • Dimension: 165 x 79 x 8.1 mm; Weight: 188g
  • 6-inches Full-HD IPS LCD Display with Scratch-resistant glass
  • Android Nougat (7.0), planned upgrade to Android Oreo (8.0)
  • 64GB ROM with microSD card (up to 256 GB)
  • 4GB RAM
  • Rear Facing Camera 23 MP, f/2.0, 24mm, Phase Detection Autofocus and LED Flash
  • Front Facing Camera: 16 MP, f/2.0, 1/2.6″ sensor size, OIS, autofocus, LED flash
  • MediaTek MT6757 Chipset
  • Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)
  • Mali-T880 MP2 GPU
  • USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • Fast charging with Pump Express+ 2.0
  • Non-removable Li-Ion 2700 mAh battery
  • Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra Price in Nepal: Rs. 40,500

9Huawei Nova 2i

OVERALL RATING: 4.12 | PRICE: RS. 32,900
(DESIGN: 4.5/5|DISPLAY: 4.4/5|PERFORMANCE: 4.0/5|CAMERA: 4.2/5|BATTERY: 4.3/5)

Nova 2i is creating a buzz these days in the smartphone market with the alluring quad camera setup and being the first of its kind in Nepal. The Huawei Nova 2i features 5.9-inch display, which comes with 18:9 aspect ratio. The narrow bezels has made the device comfortable on the hold and on the sue despite having a huge display.

As mentioned earlier, the device has a total of four cameras. Two cameras on the front and a dual camera setup on the back. The secondary camera on both the front and rear panel fetches the depth information and provides impressive Bokeh shots. Fueled by 3340mAh battery, the device comes in 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM format.

Huawei Nova 2i Specs

  • Display: 5.9-inch Full HD+ IPS (1080*2160), 18:9, 407ppi
  • SIM: Hybrid Dual Nano (SIM+SIM or SIM +microSD)
  • OS: EMUI 5.1 on top of Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Fingerprint Sensor: Rear Mounted
  • Chipset: HiSilicon Kirin 659
  • CPU: Octa-core (4×2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
  • GPU: Mali-T830 MP2
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Storage: 64GB, Expandable with microSD up to 256GB
  • Rear Camera: 16MP + 2MP Dual Camera, Phase Detection Autofocus, Bokeh mode, Motion Photos, 1080p @30fps
  • Front Camera: 13MP + 2MP Dual Camera, f/2.0 aperture, Bokeh Mode, Stickers, Beauty Mode, 1080p @30fps
  • Connectivity: Dual Hybrid SIM (4G) Bluetooth 4.2, Micro USB 2.0
  • Battery: 3340mAh
  • Huawei Nova 2i Price in Nepal: Rs. 33,900

Also Read: Huawei Nova 2i Review: Mid-range Segment has a new challenger

10SONY XPERIA X

OVERALL RATING: 4.1 | PRICE: RS. 32,500
(DESIGN: 4.4/5|DISPLAY: 4.3/5|PERFORMANCE: 4.2/5|CAMERA: 4.4/5|BATTERY: 4.3/5)

Sony phones are well made and so is the case of Sony Xperia X. The Sony Xperia X features a seamless metallic back with a 5.0-inch 1080p IPS LCD display. The device houses Hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 processor. This is paired with 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal memory. There is an option to expand this onboard storage via a microSD card which is a feature most phones do not offer at this price range. The Xperia X runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, and upgradable to Nougat. This device features a jaw-dropping 23-megapixel primary shooter and a 13-megapixel secondary shooter. It is powered by a meager 2,620 mAh battery.

Sony Xperia X Specs:

  • 5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Triluminos Display
  • Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 64-bit processor with Adreno 510 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 64GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 200GB via microSD card
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Dual SIM (nano+nano)
  • 23MP rear camera with Exmor RS sensor, 1/2.3″ sensor, f/2.0 lens, Predictive Hybrid AF, 1080p video recording
  • 13MP front-facing camera with 1/3” Exmor RS sensor, 22mm wide-angle f/2.0 lens, 1080p video recording
  • DSEE HX, LDAC, Digital Noise Cancelling
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 69.4 x 142.7 x 7.9mm; Weight: 153 grams
  • 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11a / b / g / n / ac (2.4GHz / 5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ GLONASS, NFC
  • 2630mAh Battery with Qnovo’s Adaptive Charging technology
  • Price: Rs. 32,500

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