Best phones Under 20000 in Nepal

Have you ever wondered what the best smartphones are under Rs 20,000 in Nepal? Well, you’re not alone. I remember feeling the same way when I first started looking for a new phone. But don’t worry, we’re going to help you figure it all out.

There are a lot of great smartphones available for under Rs 20,000 in Nepal. But which one is the best for you? It really depends on your needs and preferences.

Do you want a phone with a large screen? A good camera? Lots of storage? Or do you simply want a phone that’s affordable?

Think about what’s important to you and use that as a starting point to narrow down your options. Then, take a look at our list of the best smartphones under Rs 20,000 in Nepal and see which one is the perfect fit for you.

Best phones Under 20000 in Nepal

List of best phones under 20000 in Nepal 

Poco M3

The Poco M3 is one of the most popular mobile phones in Nepal. It’s packed with great features and is very affordable, making it a great choice for budget-conscious consumers. The Poco M3 price in Nepal starts at NRs.17,999 for the 4GB/64GB model and NRs 19,999 for the 4GB/128GB model, making it one of the most affordable phones on the market.

Display:  6.53-inch IPS LCD FHD+, 1080x2340p
Weight:  198g
Build:  Corning Gorilla Glass 3, Plastic Back, Plastic Frame
Triple Rear Camera:


48MP, f/1.8 Main Sensor + 2MP, f/2.4 Macro Sensor + 2MP, f/2.4 Depth Field Sensor

1080p at 30fps

Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 662
Front camera: 


8MP, f/2.1

1080p at 30fps

CPU: 2.0GHz Octa-core
GPU:  Adreno 610
Storage: 64GB/128GB, Expandable via MicroSDXC card slot
Network: 4G
SIM: Dual-Nano
Software: MIUI 12 Based on Android 10
Color Options: Cool Blue, Poco Yellow, Power Black
Miscellaneous: Side Mounted Fingerprint Sensor, Accelerometer, Proximity, as well as Compass
Connectivity: 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 5.0, Infrared Port, USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go, as well as GPS
Battery: 6000mAh, 18W Fast Charging


Samsung Galaxy M12

Samsung Galaxy M12 is another great mobile phone option that made it onto our list. It has a great camera and a lot of storage space, which is always a plus. Plus, the Samsung Galaxy M12’s price point is NRs. 18,499 for 4GB/64GB and NRs. 22,499 for 6GB/128GB, making it an affordable option for many people.  

Display: 6.5-inch HD+ PLS TFT , 720x1600p
Weight:  221g
Build: Glass Front, Metallic back as well as Plastic Frame
Quad Rear Camera: 48MP, f/2.0 Primary Sensor + 5MP, f/2.2 Ultra-Wide Sensor + 2MP, f/2.4 Macro Sensor + 2MP, f/2.4 Depth Field Sensor
Video: 1080p at 30fps
Front camera: 8MP, f/2.2
Video:  1080p at 30fps
Chipset:  Exynos 850
CPU:  2.0GHz Octa-core
GPU: Mali-G52
RAM: 3GB, 4GB as well as 6GB
Storage:  32GB, 64GB as well as 128GB; Expandable up to 128GB via MicroSD card slot
Network: 4G
SIM: Dual-nano
Software: Android 10 based on One UI Core
Color Options: Attractive Black, Elegant Blue as well as Trendy Emerald Green
Miscellaneous: Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, Loudspeakers Accelerometer sensor as well as Proximity Sensor
Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go as well as 3.5mm headphone jack
Battery: 6000mAh, 15W Adaptive Fast Charging


Redmi 9 Power

The Redmi 9 power is one of the best mobile phones under 20000 in Nepal for 2022. It has a price tag of NRs. 18,999 for the (4GB+64GB) version and NRs. 20,999 for the (4GB+128GB) option.


Dimension and


(162.3×77.3×9.6 mm)

198 g (6.98 oz)

Body Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame

Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual standby)

Weather-repellent coating

Display FHD+ IPS LCD; 400 nits

6.53-inch (~83.4% screen-to-body ratio)

(1080 x 2340) pixels, 19:5:9 aspect ratio (~395 PPI density)

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Software Android 10, MIUI 12
Performance (CPU & GPU) Qualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662 (11nm)

Octa-core (4 x 2.0 GHz Kyro 260 Gold & 4 x 1.8 GHz Kyro 260 Silver)

Adreno 610

Internals microSDXC (dedicated slot)


64GB UFS 2.1 and 128GB UFS 2.2 storage

Rear Camera Quad Camera;

48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF

8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide)

2 MP, f/2.4 (macro)

2 MP, f/2.4 (depth)LED flash, HDR, panorama, Movie Frame, Time Lapse, Night-Mode, and Color Focus

1080p@30fps Video Recordings

Front Camera Single selfie;

8 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide), 1/4.0″, 1.12µmAI Face Unlock, AI Beautify

1080p@30fps Video Recordings

Battery and Power Li-Po 6000 mAh, non-removable

Fast Charging 18W; Reverse charging 2.5W

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Colors Mighty Black, Blazing Blue, Fiery Red, and Electric Green


Oppo A15

Oppo A15 is another great smartphone option if you’re looking for something under Rs. 20000. It’s popular for a reason – it’s a great phone at a great price! You can find Oppo A15’s price in Nepal listed as Rs. 18,590.

Dimension:  164 x 75.4 x 7.9 mm
Weight:  175 gm
Display:  a 6.52-inch (16.55cm) HD+ IPS LCD display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 83% screen-to-body ratio, 60Hz refresh rate, a touch sampling rate of 60Hz, 480nits screen brightness, and 269 PPI, Gorilla Glass 3 protection 
Processor: MediaTek Helio P35 Chipset
CPU:  Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU:  PowerVR GE8320
RAM: 3GB of RAM 
Memory:  32GB of internal storage; expandable up to 256GB via a dedicated MicroSD card slot.
Software: ColorOS 7.2 based on Android 10. 
Rear Camera: AI Triple Camera Setup

13 MP primary camera, f/2.2 aperture, 5P lens, support digital zoom 

2 MP macro lens, f/2.4 aperture, 3P lens

2 MP depth lens, f/2.4 aperture, 3P lens 

Rear Video:  up to 1080p@30fps
Front Camera: 5 MP selfie snapper, f/2.4 aperture, 3P lens, AI beautification
Front Video:  up to 1080p@30fps. 
Battery: 4,230mAh battery along with the support for 10W Charging
Colors:  Dynamic Black, Fancy White, and Mystery Blue.
Sensor:  Fingerprint Sensor(rear-mounted), AI Face Unlock, accelerometer, proximity
Network:  4G VoLTE
Connectivity:  Dual-SIM support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, GPS, A-GPS, Beidou, Glonass, Galileo, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, MicroUSB, USB On-The-Go, FM radio, and a 3.5mm headphone slot


Micromax IN Note 1

The next best mobile phone under 20000 is Micromax in Note 1. The price of Micromax IN Note 1 in Nepal is Rs. 19,990 (4GB/64GB) and Rs. 21,490 for (4GB/128GB).

Dimension:  165.2 x 77 x 9 mm 
Weight:  196 gm
Build:  2.5D Curved TP, CaiHong Glass at the front, Oleophobic coating
Display:  6.67-inch Full-HD+ IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2460 pixels, 60Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, 84.4% screen-to-body ratio, 395 PPI, and up to 450nits brightness.
Processor: MediaTek Helio G85 Chipset; 12nm Mobile Platform
CPU:  Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU:  Mali-G52 MC2
RAM: 4GB of RAM 
Memory:  64GB/128GB of internal storage options; expandable via dedicated microSD card slot
Software: Android 10 OS.
Rear Camera: Quad rear Camera Setup

48 MP primary camera, f/1.79 aperture, 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF

5 MP Ultra Wide-angle sensor, f/2.2 aperture, FOV 115°, 1/5.0″, 1.12µm

2 MP Macro sensor, f/2.4 aperture

2 MP depth sensor, f/2.4 aperture

Single LED flash

Rear Video:  up to 1080P @ 30fps.
Front Camera: 16 MP selfie camera, f/2.0 aperture, 27mm (wide), 1/3.06″, 1.0µm
Front Video:  up to 1080P @ 30fps. 
Battery: Non-Removable Li-ion Polymer 5,000mAh battery along with 18W Fast Charging Support, as well as Reverse Charging
Colors:  Green, and White.
Security:  Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted) and Face Unlock
Sensor:  Gyro, Magnetic Compass, Accelerometer, Proximity, Light sensor, as well as Dedicated Google Assistant Button
Network:  4G 
Connectivity:  VoLTE, VoWiFi, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by), GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go, FM radio, and a 3.5mm Earphone Jack

Infinix Hot 10

The Infinix Hot 10 is another great choice for a mobile phone. It has a lot of features that make it a great choice for a phone, and the Infinix Hot 10 Price In Nepal is NRs. 18,490 (4GB/128GB) variant.

Dimensions:  171.1 x 77.6 x 8.9 mm
Weight:  195 gm
Display:  6.78 inches HD+ IPS LCD Waterdrop sunlight display, 1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio, 83.2% screen-to-body ratio, and 266 PPI density
Processor: Mediatek Helio G70 chipset; 12nm mobile platform
CPU:  Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 & 6×1.7 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU:  Mali-G52 2EEMC2
RAM: 4 GB of RAM 
Memory: 128 GB of internal storage; Expandable up to 512GB via a dedicated microSD card slot.  
Software: XOS UI on top of Android 10 
Rear Camera: AI Quad rear Camera Setup

16 MP primary camera, PDAF

2 MP Macro sensor

2 MP Depth sensor 

QVGA sensor, Low light sensor

Quad-LED flash

Rear Video: up to 1080P @ 30fps.
Front Camera: 8 MP selfie camera 
Front Video: up to 1080P @ 30fps. 
Battery: Non-removable 5,200 mAh battery along with the 10W Charging Support
Colors: Moonlight Jade, and Amber Red
Security: Fingerprint scanner (Rear-mounted) and Face Unlock.
Sensor: Accelerometer, Gyro, Compass, Proximity
Network: 4G/3G/2G
Connectivity: Dual Nano SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, micro USB 2.0, USB On-The-Go, FM Radio, DTS audio processing and music party mode, 3.5mm headphone jack, etc


Coolpad Cool 6

The Coolpad Cool 6 is one of the best-selling smartphones under 20000 in Nepal for 2022. It’s a great choice for anyone looking for a budget-friendly option that doesn’t skimp on features. Its price is 15525 NRs

Networks 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2, 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100, 4G: LTE (unspecified)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE
Dimensions 162.4 x 76.5 x 9.2 mm (6.39 x 3.01 x 0.36 in)
Weight 198 g (6.98 oz)
Colors Gray, Blue
SIMs Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display 6.53 inches IPS LCD, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio resolutions, 395 ppi density
CPU Octa-core (4×2.1 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53)
Chipset Mediatek MT6771T Helio P70 (12nm)
GPU Mali-G72 MP3
RAM 4GB / 6GB 
Storage 64GB / 128GB
Card Slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
OS Android 10
Main Quad Camera 48 MP, (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF

2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)

2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)

Videos 1080p@30fps
Front Motorized pop-up 21 MP


Battery Type Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable

Realme C15

Realme C15 is a smartphone that is under 20000 NPR in Nepal for the year 2022. The price of the phone in Nepal is 4GB/64GB and is currently at 19,990 NPR.

Dimension: 164.5 x 75.9 x 9.8 mm 
Weight:  209 gm
Display: a 6.5-inch HD+ IPS LCD display panel, 1600 X 720 pixels screen resolution, 20:9 aspect ratio, 88.7% Screen-to-body Ratio, 480nits max brightness (typ), and 600 nits peak brightness(Sunlight Mode), Corning gorilla glass
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 chipset; 11nm Mobile Platform
CPU:  Octa-core (4×1.8 GHz Kryo 240 & 4×1.6 GHz Kryo 240)
GPU:  Adreno 610
RAM:  4GB of RAM. 
Memory: The internal storage of 64GB can be expanded via a dedicated MicroSD card slot.
Software: Realme UI Based on Android 10
Rear Camera: Ai Quad Camera Setup

13 MP primary camera, f/2.2 aperture, 5P Lens, PDAF, 10x digital zoom

8 MP Ultra-wide Angle lens, f/2.25 aperture, FOV 119°

2 MP B&W lens, f/2.4 aperture

2 MP retro lens, f/2.4 aperture

LED Flash

Rear Video:  1080p@30fps
Front Camera: 8 MP AI Selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture, 5P Lens
Front Video:  1080p@30fps
Battery: Massive 6,000mAh battery; 18W quick charge; supports Reverse charging.
Colors:  Power Blue, and Power Silver.
Sensor:  Proximity sensor, Acceleration sensor, Light sensor, Magnetic induction sensor, Fingerprint Sensor (Rear-mounted)
Network:  4G 
Connectivity: Dual SIM slot, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/Beidou/Glonass, MicroUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go, Fm Radio, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Vivo Y12s – Best Smartphones in Nepal under Rs.20000

Looking for a great smartphone that won’t break the bank? Check out the Vivo Y12s. It’s one of the best phones on the market and it’s available in Nepal for just 17,999 rupees (3GB+32GB).

Dimension:  164.41×76.32×8.41 mm
Weight:  191 gm
Display:  6.51 inches HD+ IPS LCD display, 1600 x 720 pixels screen resolution, 81.6 percent screen-to-body ratio, a 20:9 aspect ratio, 270 PPI density
Processor: Octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 Chipset; 12 nm Mobile Platform
CPU:  Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU:  PowerVR GE8320
RAM: 3GB of RAM 
Memory:  32GB of Internal storage option; Expandable via a dedicated Micro-SD card slot.
Software: Android 10 with Funtouch OS 11. 
Rear Camera: Dual Camera Array

13 MP primary camera, f/2.2 aperture, PDAF 

2 MP Depth sensor, f/2.4 aperture 

Rear Video:  up to 1080P @ 30fps 
Front Camera: 8 MP Selfie camera with an f/1.8 aperture
Front Video:  up to 1080P @ 30fps. 
Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 5,000mAh with 10W Charging, 5W Reverse charging
Colors:  Glacier Blue, and Phantom Black.
Security: Fingerprint scanner(Side-mounted) and Face Wave
Sensor:  Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Proximity Sensor, Gyroscope, E-Compass
Network:  4G
Connectivity:  Dual SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac(dual-band), Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, GPS, BeiDou, GLONASS, Galileo, microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go, Bluetooth 5.0, FM radio and a 3.5mm headphone jack.


Samsung Galaxy A12 – A Budget-Friendly Smartphone

The Samsung Galaxy A12 is a great budget-friendly smartphone option for those in Nepal. The phone comes in two different storage options, 4GB/64GB and 4GB/128GB, and is priced at NRs.18,999 and NRs.19,999 respectively.

Dimension:  164.0 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm
Weight:  205 gm
Display:  6.5-inch IPS LCD panel Full HD+ display with a 720 x 1600 pixels resolution, 20:9 ratio, 82.1% screen-to-body ratio, 270 PPI density
Processor: Mediatek Helio P35 Chipset; 12nm Mobile Platform
CPU:  Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU:  PowerVR GE8320
Memory: 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM along with the storage options of 32GB/64GB/128; expandable up to 1TB via a dedicated microSD card slot.
Software: Android 10 with One UI Core 2.5 on top. 
Rear Camera: Quad Camera Setup

48 MP primary sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 26mm (wide), AF

5 MP ultra wide angle camera, f/2.2 aperture , FOV 123˚ 

2 MP macro sensor, f/2.4 aperture

2 MP Depth sensor, f/2.4 aperture

Front Camera: 8 MP selfie snapper with f/2.2 aperture
Video:  1080p@30fps
Battery: 5000mAh with 15W fast charging.
Colors:  Black, Blue, White, and Red.
Sensor:  Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor (Side-mounted), Virtual Light Sensing, Virtual Proximity Sensing
Network: 4G LTE
Connectivity:  Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, USB Type-C, USB 2.0, and 3.5mm audio jack


Summary List Of Best Mobile Phones Under 20000 In Nepal – September 2022


Rank Best phones under NPR 20000 in Nepal Price
1 Vivo Y12s NPR 17,999
2 Samsung Galaxy A12 NPR 18,999
3 Poco M3 NPR 18,999
4 Samsung Galaxy M12 NPR 18,999
5 Micromax IN Note 1  NPR 18,990
6 Redmi 10 (4/64GB) NPR 18,999
7 Realme C15 NPR 18,590
8 Infinix Hot 10  NPR 18,490
9 OPPO A 15 NPR 18,590
10 Coolpad Cool 6 NPR 15525 

Best Smartphone Under 20,000 in Nepal By Benchmark Scores 

Device CPU GPU Memory UX Total Score
Poco M3 Pro 5G (M-700 6/128) 97619 79606 66612 92136 335,973
Micromax IN Note 1  71,718 44,551 40,634 40,538 197,441
Infinix Hot 10 72004 38599 42413 40157 193,173
Realme C15 45,375 13,505 33,035 20,907 112,822
Samsung Galaxy A12 45,120 14,955 30,657 19,057 109,789
OPPO A 15 45802  13254 28770 21441 109,267
Vivo Y12 46,316 13,292 28,174 20,933 108,715
Coolpad Cool 6 N/A N/A N/A N/A 1787

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