The long-awaited 5G service has finally rolled out in India. Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Varanasi, Chandigarh, Delhi, Jamnagar, Gandhinagar, Mumbai, Pune, Lucknow, Kolkata, Siliguri, Gurugram and Hyderabad are the cities where 5G services are being rolled out. You may not need a new SIM to get 5G service, but you do need to buy a new 5G-enabled phone. If you’re looking for an affordable 5G-enabled smartphone, here’s a list of handsets you can consider buying.
Samsung Galaxy M13 5G: Available at Rs 13,999Samsung Galaxy M13 5G: Available at Rs 13,999
The Samsung Galaxy M13 5G features a 6.5 inch LCD screen that supports a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and a refresh rate of 90Hz. Powering the smartphone is the Mediatek Dimensity 700 chipset combined with 4GB RAM, Mali G57 GPU, and 64GB of internal storage. The device has a 5000mAh battery.
Poco M4 Pro 5G: Available at Rs 14,690The Poco M4 Pro 5G features a 6.6-inch Full HD+ display. The smartphone features a dual rear camera setup that includes a 50MP primary sensor and an 8MP secondary sensor. The front of the phone also features a 16 MP selfie shooter. The device is powered by the Mediatek Dimensity 810 chipset with a 5000mAh battery unit.
iQoo Z6 5G: Available at Rs 15,499The device features a 6.58-inch Full HD+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The iQoo Z6 5G is powered by the Snapdragon 695 chipset and runs his Funtouch OS 12 based on Android 12. This smartphone features a 50MP triple rear camera setup with Eye Autofocus technology.
Redmi Note 11 Pro Plus 5G: Available at Rs 19,999The Redmi Note 11 Pro Plus 5G features a 6.67-inch Super AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The device is also powered by the Snapdragon 695 chipset. It features a 108MP triple camera with an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2MP macro sensor.
Realme 9 Pro 5G: Available at Rs 18,967The Realme 9 Pro 5G features a 6.6-inch Full HD+ display. This smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 chipset and runs Android 12 OS. It features a triple rear camera setup that includes a 64MP primary camera, an 8MP ultra-wide lens and a 2MP nanosensor. It has a 16MP front shooter for selfies and video calls.
Samsung Galaxy M33 5G: Available at Rs 16,999The Samsung Galaxy M33 5G supports a resolution of 1080×2400 pixels and features a 6.6 inch Full HD+ LCD panel protected by Gorilla Glass 5. 2MP telephoto lens. The front houses an 8 MP selfie snapper.