Budget Smartphones Students Can Buy For Online Classes

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        | Updated: Friday, July 9, 2021, 12:34 [IST] These days, the pandemic-imposed restrictions have forced people to work from home and students across all grades to take up online classes. So, it is important to have an active internet connection and a capable smartphone or laptop to take up the classes.…

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These days, the pandemic-imposed restrictions have forced people to work from home and students across all grades to take up online classes. So, it is important to have an active internet connection and a capable smartphone or laptop to take up the classes. If you are looking forward to attending online classes conveniently, then you should have a capable smartphone, if not a laptop. The device should sport a spacious display and a long-lasting battery life. Also, it should have a good quality selfie camera to use while you are in the class.

If you are looking for a smartphone to attend online classes, then here we have listed some budget offerings that you can consider buying. We have listed devices from various brands including Samsung, Redmi, Realme, Tecno, and many others. Do check out the list and make a buying decision.

Samsung Galaxy F12

Price: Rs. 10,999

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch (720×1600 pixels) HD+ Infinity-V display
  • Exynos 850 Octa-Core with 8nm processor with Mali-G52
  • 4GB RAM with 64GB / 128GB storage
  • Expandable memory (Up to 1TB) with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Android 11 with OneUI 3.1
  • 48MP rear camera + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 6,000mAh (typical) battery

Realme Narzo 30A

Price: Rs. 8,249

Key Specs

  • 6.5 Inch HD+ LCD Display
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Helio G85 Processor
  • 3/4GB RAM With 32/64GB ROM
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP + 2MP Dual Camera
  • 8MP Selfie Camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • Wi-Fi 5
  • Bluetooth 5
  • USB Type-C
  • 6000mAh Battery

Samsung Galaxy M12

Price: Rs. 10,999

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch (720×1600 pixels) HD+ Infinity-V display
  • Exynos 850 Octa-Core with 8nm processor with Mali-G52
  • 4GB RAM with 64GB storage / 6GB RAM with 128GB storage
  • expandable memory (Up to 1TB) with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Android 11 with OneUI 3.1
  • 48MP rear camera + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 6,000mAh (typical) battery

Redmi 9A

Price: Rs. 7,499

Key Specs

  • 6.53-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen
  • 2GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G25 processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 2GB / 3GB LPDDR4x RAM, 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Android 10 with MIUI 11, upgradable to MIUI 12
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture
  • 5MP front camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery

Redmi 9 Prime

Price: Rs. 9,499

Key Specs

  • 6.53 Inch Full HD+ LCD Display
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Helio G80 Processor
  • 4GB RAM With 64/128GB ROM
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP + 8MP + 2MP + 5MP Rear Cameras
  • 8MP Front Camera
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Dual 4G VoLTE/WiFi
  • Bluetooth 5
  • 5020 MAh Battery

Realme C25

Price: Rs. 9,499

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 mini-drop display
  • Octa Core MediaTek Helio G70 12nm processor with ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB / 128GB eMMC 5.1 storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • realme UI 2.0 based on Android 11
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 6000mAh battery

Poco C3

Price: Rs. 9,999

Key Specs

  • 6.53-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen
  • 2.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 3GB LPDDR4x RAM with 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage / 4GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Android 10 with MIUI 12
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 5MP front camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery

OPPO A15

Price: Rs. 9,990

Key Specs

  • 6.55-inch (1600 × 720 pixels) HD+ display with Waterdrop Notch
  • Octa Core MediaTek Helio P35 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 32GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 10 with ColorOS 7.2
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP+ 2MP Rear Camera
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Dual SIM
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4230mAh battery

Redmi 9

Price: Rs. 8,999

Key Specs

  • 6.53-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen
  • 2.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 processor with 680MHz IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR4x RAM, 64GB / 128GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Android 10 with MIUI 12
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 5MP front camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery

Realme C20

Price: Rs. 6,799

Key Specs

  • 6.52-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 mini-drop display
  • 2.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 2GB LPDDR4x RAM, 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • realme UI based on Android 10
  • 8MP rear camera
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery

Moto G10 Power

Price: Rs. 9,999

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch HD+ (1600 x 720 Pixels) MaxVision 20:9 aspect ratio display
  • Octa Core Snapdragon 460nm with Mobile Platform with 600MHz Adreno 610
  • 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • Android 11
  • 48MP rear camera + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE 2X2 MIMO
  • 6000mAh battery

Realme C11

Price: Rs. 7,499

Key Specs

  • 6.52-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 mini-drop display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3+ protection
  • 2.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 2GB LPDDR4x RAM, 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • realme UI based on Android 10
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery

Redmi 9i

Price: Rs. 8,299

Key Specs

  • 6.53-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 IPS LCD Dot Drop screen
  • 2GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G25 processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR4x RAM, 64GB / 128GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Android 10 with MIUI 11, upgradable to MIUI 12
  • 13MP rear camera
  • 5MP front camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery

Vivo Y12s

Price: Rs. 10,490

Key Specs

  • 6.51-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 LCD screen
  • Octa Core MediaTek Helio P35 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 32GB storage, expandable memory with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Android 10 with Funtouch OS 11
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery

Realme C12

Price: Rs. 7,999

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 mini-drop display
  • 2.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 3GB LPDDR4x RAM, 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • realme UI based on Android 10
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP mono camera + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 6000mAh battery

Infinix Hot 10S

Price: Rs. 9,999

Key Specs

  • 6.82-inch (1640 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20.5:9 mini-drop display 90Hz refresh rate
  • Octa Core MediaTek Helio G85 12nm processor with up to 1000MHz ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU
  • 4GB / 6GB LPDDR4x RAM, 64GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • XOS 7.6 based on Android 11
  • 48MP rear camera + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 6000mAh battery

OPPO A12

Price: Rs. 7,990

Key Specs

  • 6.22-inch (1520 × 720 pixels) HD+ display with Waterdrop Notch, Corning
  • Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Octa Core MediaTek Helio P35 12nm processor (ARM Cortex A53 CPU) with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 3GB RAM with 32GB storage / 4GB RAM with 64GB storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 9.0 (Pie) with ColorOS 6.1
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP secondary camera
  • 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • Dual SIM
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 4230mAh battery

Tecno Spark 7T

Price: Rs. 8,999

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 aspect ratio 2.5D curved glass display
  • 2.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 4GB RAM, 64GB storage
  • Expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 11 with HiOS 7.6
  • 48MP rear camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • 4G VoLTE
  • 6000mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy M02

Price: Rs. 6,999

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch (1560 × 720 pixels) HD+ LCD Infinity-V display
  • 1.5GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6739W 64-bit processor with PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU
  • 2GB / 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage
  • expandable up to 1TB via micro SD card
  • Android 10 with Samsung One UI
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP macro camera
  • 5MP front camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5,000mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy M02s

Price: Rs. 8,999

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch (1560 × 720 pixels) HD+ LCD Infinity-V display
  • 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 3GB RAM with 32GB Storage / 4GB RAM with 64GB Storage
  • expandable up to 1TB via micro SD card
  • Android 10 with Samsung One UI
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 5MP front camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5,000mAh battery

Realme Narzo 30A

Price: Rs. 8,249

Key Specs

  • 6.5-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 mini-drop display, up to 570 nits brightness (Sunlight Mode)
  • Octa Core MediaTek Helio G85 12nm processor with up to 1000MHz ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU
  • 3GB LPDDR4x RAM with 32GB eMMC 5.1 storage / 4GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB eMMC 5.1 storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • realme UI based on Android 10
  • 13MP rear camera + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 6000mAh battery

Realme C15

Price: Rs. 8,999

Key Specs

  • 6.52-inch (1600 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20:9 mini-drop display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3+ protection
  • 2.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 3GB LPDDR4x RAM with 32GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • 4GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • realme UI based on Android 10
  • 13MP rear camera + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 6000mAh battery

Poco M2

Price: Rs. 12,999

Key Specs

  • 6.53-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD screen
  • Octa Core MediaTek Helio G80 12nm processor with up to 950MHz ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 GPU
  • 6GB LPPDDR4x RAM with 64GB / 128GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • Android 10 with MIUI 11, upgradable to MIUI 12
  • 13MP rear camera + 8MP + 2MP + 5MP Rear Camera
  • 8MP front camera
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 5000mAh battery

Infinix Hot 10 Play

Price: Rs. 8,499

Key Specs

  • 6.82-inch (1640 x 720 pixels) HD+ 20.5:9 mini-drop display
  • 2.3GHz Octa Core MediaTek Helio G35 12nm processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU
  • 4GB LPDDR4x RAM, 64GB (eMMC 5.1) storage
  • expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
  • XOS 7.0 based on Android 10
  • 13MP rear camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Rear-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • Dual 4G VoLTE
  • 6000mAh battery

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