02 Apr 2018: Here are 7 hot gadgets to buy under Rs. 20,000
Technology is getting better by the day and tech companies are striving to bring the best products with the latest technology, but devices with high-end specs are often expensive and don't find many buyers.
So, these companies are competing to offer gadgets with premium features, but at affordable prices.
From smartphones to TVs to gaming-consoles, here are 7 value-for-money gadgets in the sub-20k range.
Redmi Note 5 Pro: This budget smartphone has everything expected from a 2018 device
It sports a 5.99-inch Full-HD 18:9 display, octa-core Snapdragon 636 processor, 4GB/6GB RAM, 64GB storage, and 4,000mAh battery.
The device has a 20MP selfie-shooter and 12MP+5MP dual rear cameras arranged vertically.
The 4GB-RAM model costs Rs. 13,999, and the 6GB-RAM variant costs Rs, 16,999.
Smart TV: Xiaomi's Mi Smart TV 4A starts at just Rs. 13,999
Xiaomi's Mi LED Smart TV 4A comes in two models, one with a 32-inch Ultra-bright LED display with 4GB built-in storage and another 43-inch model with 8GB storage.
The 32-inch variant costs Rs. 13,999; it has a 60Hz refresh rate and 178-degree viewing angle.
Powered by a 64-bit quad-core processor, the device, running PatchWall UI, has 1GB RAM, Wi-Fi support, and two 10W stereo-speakers.
Lenovo Tab4 10: Which is the current best tablet under Rs. 20k?
Lenovo Tab 4 10, priced at Rs. 15,999 online, sports a 10.1-inch display big enough for users' media needs.
It's powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8917 processor paired with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory (expandable up to 128GB).
It has a 2MP front-facing camera, a 5MP Auto Focus rear camera. It has a single SIM slot (only for data) and a 7,000mAh battery.
Echo Plus: Amazon's Echo Plus speaker with built-in smart home hub
Amazon's flagship smart speaker, the Echo Plus, powered by its Alexa virtual assistant was launched last year in India.
The intelligent speaker comes with an inbuilt smart home hub allowing users to "voice control" smart lights and other appliances; search for music, videos, recipes; make calls; set reminders, get latest news and weather updates, etc.
Echo Plus is available for Rs. 14,999 on Amazon.
Camera: Sony's affordable, easy-to-use digital camera with great features
Sony's point-and-shoot Cybershot DSC-WX350 camera with an 18.2MP sensor is not the company's latest but is still one of the best-selling cameras.
The lightweight camera has a 20x optical zoom on a small, compact body. It sports a 3-inch bright LCD screen on the back, built-in flash at the front, and stereo microphones. Sony's WX350 is currently selling at just Rs. 19,900 online.
Xbox 360 E: This console offers great gaming at just Rs. 15k
There are several gaming consoles available in the market, but if you're looking for an affordable option, Microsoft's Xbox 360 E is a good choice.
Sporting a sleek and stylish design, the device comes with 4GB RAM and 500GB storage. It comes with built-in Wi-Fi and is Kinect Ready.
Originally priced at Rs. 15,990, the console is available for Rs. 14,500 on Amazon.
Fact: Seagate's portable external hard drive
Coming to storage devices under Rs. 20,000, Seagate Backup Plus Slim 5TB Portable External Hard Drive is great for anyone looking for a sleek portable option. Though it's originally priced at Rs. 24,400, the external hard drive is currently selling for only Rs. 11,999 online.