The Best HTC Phone under 20000 in India

by Oct 31, 2019

HTC, a brand that is synonymous with performance has produced some of the finest smartphones that are loved by all.HTC phones are normally known for their high quality of audio which is preferred by music lovers Though most of its phones cater to the people who do not think twice in spending money for buying a phone, HTC has ensured it doesn’t disappoint the other segment of people who are on a tight budget. Here is the list of smartphones from HTC that are under 20000.

The 6 Best HTC Phone under 20000

1.

HTC Desire 828

HTC Desire 828
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.5" (1080 x 1920)
  • Camera
    Camera
    Single 13 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    2GB | 3GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    2800 mAh

Overview

HTC Desire 828 is a touchscreen model from the HTC brand that supports dual SIM. Available in two colors – dark grey and pearl white, this phone is a class apart considering all the features it offers at the price point of Rs.15,490. HTC has decided to experiment with a different processor in this phone and has equipped it with a Mediatek Octa-Core processor instead of the regular Snapdragon processor.

Additional Features

Camera
This phone is built with a 13 MP camera at the back and a 4MP camera at the front. The cameras are more than adequate for a person who is a normal camera user. Additionally, Advanced Optical Image Stabilization and various other in-built tools to edit your photos make sure that your pictures stand apart from the rest.

Display & Sound
This phone has not disappointed the fans of HTC who value the display and sound that is offered by the brand on its phone. The phone sports a 5.5 inches Full HD display along with Dolby Audio to take you to the cinema from the comfort of your bed.

Personalization
HTC has also gone one step ahead through the personalization flexibility that it offers to its phone users. HTC Sense Home, an inbuilt feature in the phone allows you to completely personalize your home screen to your taste using multiple themes. HTC BlinkFeed, another inbuilt feature helps you keep updated with the latest news and social media feeds.

Connectivity
This phone supports 4G LTE connectivity and is equipped with a micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port and Bluetooth 4.1. Additionally, one of the unique features in the phone is that the first SIM slot out of the two can be used for both CDMA as well as GSM giving complete flexibility to the user.

Verdict

This phone is a good buy especially for music lovers as well as for those who love to watch movies on it. It has a fair share of its flaws, but they are ignorable and wouldn’t bother the buyer a lot.

What We Loved

  • The slim design adds to the attractive quotient of the product
  • The screen size of 5.5 inches is more than adequate to view your favorite videos clearly
  • Android lollipop, though a little outdated, is still a neat Operating System
  • An excellent primary camera and a front camera lets you capture your favorite moments beautifully
  • Audio quality is top-notch, which is normally the USP of all HTC phones

What We Didn’t Like

  • Battery backup needs improvement. Even though the phone can run a maximum of 12 hours with decent usage, this might not be enough for heavy users
  • Long charging time of about three hours might prove to be a hindrance for those who are always on the go
  • Heavy Multi-tasking can lead to small but ignorable lags
  • Heating issue is there especially while attending long calls or continuous data usage
2.

HTC Desire 826

HTC Desire 826
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.5" (1080 x 1920)
  • Camera
    Camera
    Single 13 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    2GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    2600 mAh

Overview

HTC Desire 826 is another power-packed from the brand HTC. Equipped with one of the best front cameras that can be seen in the budget, this phone is ideal for those who cannot live without taking selfies. Available in two shades, HTC Desire 826 is a budget phone that is priced low at just Rs. 13,500.

Additional Features

Camera
A 13 MP rear camera and a 13MP front camera ensure there is no difference in quality between your selfies or your regular pictures. The front camera is flawless in capturing the intricate details of your moments with your loved ones.

Audio
Another phone from HTC that offers dual speakers both located in the front for you to have an immersive audio experience. You will not miss your speakers or your earphones again after buying this phone. You can safely use this phone for mini parties as nice substitute for your speakers.

Display
A large 5.5 inches screen is the first thing that you notice on this phone. This displays pictures in HD quality ensuring that there is no dearth of “quality” viewing experience. Watch your favorite movies now in quality that you have never experienced before.

Performance
HTC Desire 826 has a performance that is unmatched by other phones. A Snapdragon 615 Octa-core processor supplemented by 2 GB RAM ensures you can multitask freely without even having a second thought about the phone hanging. Now watch your HD videos or play your favorite high-quality games without any lags.

Verdict

HTC has come up with one of the best phones for clicking selfies and it is a must-have for all those who love to take selfies. Buy this for the performance and camera.

What We Loved

  • A top-notch front camera with unmatched quality ensures you can relive your captured moments at any point of time
  • Dual speakers at the front produce a hearing experience that is unparalleled
  • A major advantage in this phone is that even though it is running on Android Lollipop, this phone is capable of getting upgraded easily to Android Marshmellow once you purchase

What We Didn’t Like

  • For a phone that has been built to precision as far as performance is concerned, the battery backup is poor owing to the smaller battery size.
  • Another major issue that is common in most of the HTC phones is the heating issues while performing tasks such as charging or talking for long hours
3.

HTC Desire 728

HTC Desire 728
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.5" (720 x 1280)
  • Camera
    Camera
    Single 13 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    1.5GB | 2GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    2800 mAh

Overview

Another flagship mobile from the brand HTC, HTC Desire 728 promises and delivers all the qualities that are synonymous with the brand itself. This is a dual SIM phone running on Android Lollipop that provides a seamless experience to the users.

Additional Features

Camera
This is another phone from HTC that doesn’t disappoint as far as the camera is concerned. This phone is equipped with a 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP front camera that lets you click pictures with ease and cherish the memories at any point in time.

Sound
This phone completely delivers in the audio department. Aided by HTC BoomSound along with a Dolby Audio Surround feature, this is ideal for all the music lovers to hear music in speakers. Now enjoy your favorite songs during a lazy morning with your loved ones.

Personalization
People love to have a feel of belonging to everything they own. HTC has fulfilled this by introducing HTC Sense Home and HTC Blink Feed that lets you personalize your phone completely to your taste, be it changing the home screen or receiving personalized news feed regularly.

Performance
This phone is power-packed and delivers a speed of 1.3GHz with the help of its octa-core processor. This enables its users to multi-task effectively. A 2 GB RAM helps this even further to provide a breezy experience while handling the phone.

Storage
It has an inbuilt memory of 16 GB for storing your favorite apps, images, music, and videos without worrying much about storage. For those who would like to store more, a micro SD slot is given to further expand the memory up to 2 TB.

Verdict

This phone is lightweight and has great audio system. But a poor battery and large charging time mean not all of its users will have a great time using it.

What We Loved

  • This is another phone with an excellent audio system that ensures you forget yourself while listening to your favorite songs before sleeping
  • This phone is light-weight that makes it easy to hold and carry wherever you go

What We Didn’t Like

  • There is a clear heating issue while charging which cannot be ignored easily
  • RAM is not adequate enough for high performing tasks as it lags considerably
  • Low battery size means it can be used continuously for only a few hours
  • Additional to low battery size, the charging also takes a while which makes it difficult to use the phone if you are a regular traveler
4.

HTC One M9+

HTC One M9+
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.2" (1440 x 2560)
  • Camera
    Camera
    Dual 20 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    3GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    2840 mAh

Overview

Priced at 19,499 this phone is the costliest phone in this list, which also means it is the one that is packed with maximum performance. This is one of the few phones in the list that runs on Android Marshmellow which means you are exposed to one of the most smooth Operating Systems that Android has ever designed. It is also equipped with a fingerprint sensor.

Additional Features

Camera
Like all other phones on the list, this phone has a 13 MP rear camera which is more than sufficient to click high-quality pictures to relish your favorite moments even after it has passed. It is also equipped with a good quality front camera to capture selfies with your friends.

Display
Though not the biggest, this phone has an amazing 5.2 inches display that doesn’t disappoint you while viewing videos or images in the phone

Operating System
This phone is another one in the list that runs on Android Marshmellow which means you have one of the latest Operating System that is enjoyable to use.

Performance
A high price tag for this phone is mainly owing to the powerful 2.2GHz octa-core Media Tek Helio processor that makes this phone the most powerful in the list.

Verdict

This phone has premium looks, great performance and an inbuilt fingerprint sensor which makes it a must buy albeit a high price tag.

What We Loved

  • This phone has a premium look that makes it look much pricier than its actual price point
  • It has a sleek and easy to grip design that makes it enjoyable to handle it
  • A nice set of inbuilt speakers means it is more than sufficient to watch movies without earphones
  • The front camera lets you click good quality pictures in low light

What We Didn’t Like

  • Fingerprint sensor needs improvement
  • Battery size and charging time has to improve
5.

HTC Desire 820G Plus

HTC Desire 820G Plus
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.5" (720 x 1280)
  • Camera
    Camera
    Single 13 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    1GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    2600 mAh

Overview

Available in two colors Milky Way Grey and Santorini White, this phone is a beast when you play music and it is a must-have for all those people who love to hear their music loud.

Additional Features

Design and build
This is one of the slimmest phones in the list with an amazing build quality that feels good to hold and amazing to carry.

Display
A large 5.5 inches display means you can view even the tiniest details at HD quality on your phone. Now watch your favorite Youtube video at its original quality to have an immersive experience.

Battery
This is one of the few phones in the list that does justice to the battery it possesses. A 2600 mAh battery lets you run along with the phone without any stoppage or the danger of it dying at any point in time.

Audio
This phone has the best audio in this list as it has HTC BoomSound which ensures there is no noise at all in the audio. Additionally, a dual speaker ensures the sound can be heard even when you are at a considerable distance from the phone.

Verdict

This phone is strictly for those who love music. Lack of 4G support might turn away some of the buyers who have a 4G SIM.

What We Loved

  • Dual speakers with HTC BoomSound makes it the ideal phone for loud music
  • This phone is lightweight and has an excellent build quality that makes you feel safe while carrying without any fear of breakage in case of an accidental drop

What We Didn’t Like

  • No 4G support means you cannot browse at lightning speed with the help of your mobile internet
  • Another major issue is the inability to upgrade the Operating System to Android Lollipop
  • Extremely limited RAM makes it difficult to browse the website seamlessly without a lag
6.

HTC Desire 630

HTC Desire 630
  • Screen Size
    Screen Size
    5.0" (720 x 1280)
  • Camera
    Camera
    Single 13 MP
  • RAM
    RAM
    2GB
  • Battery
    Battery
    2200 mAh

Overview

Available in two contrasting colors Golden Graphite and Sprinkle White this phone runs on Android Marshmallow and is loaded with the Qualcomm processor makes it a reliable option for all HTC lovers.

Additional Features

Processor
HTC Desire 630 is a phone that runs on the ever-reliable Qualcomm processor in the form of a Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor that guarantees the speed of 1.6 GHz. Now breeze through your favorite apps at lightning speed without facing any lags.

Operating System
This phone runs on Andriod Marshmellow which supplements the Qualcomm processor to provide a lightning-quick user experience.

Removable Li-Ion Battery
A feature that some love to have, this phone possesses a removable Lithium-Ion battery that is ideal for easy change of batteries in case of any issues.

Storage
A 16 GB space in this phone guarantees adequate storing of your movies and games. Additionally, for those who want more, the storage can be expanded up to 2 TB with the help of an SD card.

Verdict

With ignorable negatives, HTC Desire 630 is a phone that you can buy for some unique features it offers such as removable battery along with certain must-haves such as 4G support and Marshmellow OS.

What We Loved

  • This phone supports 4G network enabling you to browse the internet at a lightning-fast speed
  • Marshmallow operating system means an enjoyable experience navigating across the phone’s apps
  • The biggest positive about the phone is its removable battery, a feature that is no longer available in most of the phones

What We Didn’t Like

  • Though not many use it, no OTG support means you cannot use your pen drive to transfer files to your mobile phone
  • This is one of the few HTC phones that lacks the audio quality that HTC promises
  • Camera quality is not that great for a phone that comes from HTC
  • Small screen size might turn away some users who love big screens