Budget holds a different meaning for everyone. But one thing stays common throughout, to get the best value for money phone. In the face of increasing prices, there has been a shift towards budget and mid-range devices in the past few years. If you are looking for cheap smartphones in Pakistan, this doesn’t mean you have to compromise. In fact, budget devices are offering great value, giving upper mid-range phones a stiff competition.
Due to recently increased taxes on smartphones, you may be having a hard time choosing a great device in your budget. Let us make it easy for you and list the best smartphones under 40,000 in Pakistan.
So, here are the top 10 budget smartphones:
- Samsung Galaxy A32
Samsung is known for its incredible displays, even in smartphones under Rs.40,000. And it has remained the biggest USP of Galaxy A32. A32 comes with a 6.4 inch Super AMOLED Display. A32 feels smooth with a 90 Hz refresh rate. It performs well on most occasions, thanks to the 6GB of RAM and well-optimized One UI operating platform.
Samsung A32 easily lasts a day with a 5000 mAh battery, efficiently managed and optimized with the One UI operating platform. The 15W charging speed is good. Samsung A32 sells for 39,999 PKR.
- Vivo Y33s
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Vivo Y33s has made it again in the top 10 budget smartphones under 40,000 in Pakistan. With blazing-fast performance, excellent camera, long battery life and decent display, it’s one of the best devices you can have for Rs.39,999.
Vivo Y33s doesn’t feel cheap at all. In fact, the specs are quite the opposite. Vivo Y33s offers a 50 MP primary sensor at the back, delivering high-quality pictures. Y33s has an IPS LCD panel which is disappointing. We have seen super AMOLED for a lot less price in smartphones. Due to solid performance, this smartphone is easily one of the best budget phones for games like pubg.
Vivo Y33s is available for Rs.39,999. Find Vivo Y33s at an even lower price at OLX Classifieds.
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S
Despite of being one year old, it still competes with many latest budget smartphones. It’s equipped with a MediaTek Helio G95 gaming processor coupled with 8Gb of RAM and 128 GB of inbuilt storage. Performance is top-notch on this budget device. It may even be one of the best budget phones for pubg.
It comes with a 6.43-inch super AMOLED display. The fingerprint sensor is on the power button, while this Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S is officially IP53 water-resistant.
Note 10S offers a versatile and high-quality set of cameras on the rear with 64 + 8 + 2 + 2 MP sensors on the back. The selfie camera is decent enough with a 13 MP sensor on the front. Note 10S hold 5000 mAh of battery supporting 33W fast charging, and it’s super fast.
- Infinix Zero 8i
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Infinix Zero 8i is a spectacular choice for a 2022 budget smartphone under 40,000 in Pakistan. It offers a large 6.89 inch IPS LCD screen with a dual punch hole cut out for the front camera. The screen provides a high refresh rate of 90Hz and twice as much touch sampling rate. It’s a dual sim device with 8 GB RAM and 128 GB of inbuilt storage.
Infinix 8i offers a diamond shape design at the back, just like the more premium Infinix Zero 8. The fingerprint sensor of Zero 8i is mounted on the side power button. The quad-camera setup includes 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP sensors at the back. A 4500 mAh battery comfortably lasts a day while you can quickly juice it up to 100% with 33W charging via USB Type-C port.
It’s available for an official price of Rs.34,999. Though you can go for a used Infinix Zero 8i if you are on a tight budget.
- Infinix Note 10 Pro
Although the newer generation of the Note series has arrived, Note 10 pro still holds its position with superior specs and features. Note 10 pro comes with a massive 6.95-inch IPS LCD screen with a 90 Hz refresh rate. Note 10 Pro lives up to Pro performance with 8 GB RAM and 128 GB inbuilt storage.
Infinix Note 10 Pro comes with a 5000 mAh battery that easily lasts a day with heavy usage. It offers 33W fast charging. A great camera completes Infinix Note 10 Pro, with 64 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2MP. It’s one of the best budget camera phones in Pakistan.
Infinix Note 10 Pro is surprisingly priced at approx. 34,000 PKR. Find even more discounts on used Infinix Note 10 Pro.
- Vivo Y51s
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Vivo has made a mark in the budget phone market in Pakistan with its fantastic value. Vivo Y51s has a 6.58 inch IPS LCD. Its audio quality and the speakers are particularly loud and clear. Y51s handles all applications smoothly with its 8 GB RAM and 128 GB storage.
Y51s, like all smartphones from Vivo, offers a very polished and softened picture quality. It has a 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP macro camera. The 5000 mAh battery keeps it going all day without charging again. In case you have to charge, it supports 18W fast charging.
- Tecno Camon 17 Pro
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A few years back, Tecno introduced its first smartphone in Pakistan. And now it’s one of the leading budget smartphone brands in Pakistan for 2022. Tecno Camon 17 Pro is one of the best smartphones under 30,000 in Pakistan. This smartphone offers a 6.58-inch IPS panel with a 90Hz refresh rate display. It offers an inbuilt storage of 12 GB and 8 GB RAM.
Tecno comes with decent cameras, a primary 64MP shooter, an 8 MP ultra-wide camera, and a 2 MP depth and macro lens. Surprisingly, Tecno comes with a dual speaker setup with crisp and quality audio. The fingerprint is mounted on the side power button for fast and reliable security. The device is powered by a 5000 mAh battery with maximum charging speeds of 33W.
Tecno Camon 17 Pro officially sells for Rs.31,999. You can get more discounts by going for a used Tecno Camon 17 Pro.
- Oppo A54
Oppo A54 is a solid all-rounder in performance, display, looks and battery. However, the camera quality is above average. The phone unlock button on the right also serves as a fingerprint sensor. 4 GB of RAM holds up great for day to day tasks. Oppo claims A54 to be APX4 splash-proof, clearly explaining the device’s build quality.
720P IPS display with a punch-hole cutout on the left makes the device feel updated. Oppo is equipped with 13 + 2 + 2 MP sensors at the back. Though it may not look impressive on paper, the software optimization makes it look good. It offers 128GB inbuilt storage to save all of your memories on the go. Like most smartphones in this list, Oppo A54 is also a 5000 mAh that supports 18W fast charging.
Oppo A54 is available at an official price of Rs.30,999. Take a look at the amazing Oppo A54 deals we have on OLX Mall from an authorized Oppo retailer for Rs.29,999. Or if you want one for a slightly more discounted rate, have a look at the used Oppo A54.
- Galaxy A21s
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If you love Samsung devices and you are looking for a smartphone under 40,000, then A21s makes perfect sense for you. Samsung Galaxy A21s comes equipped with a 720p TFT screen, though the near-perfect calibration of Samsung panels makes it look like a 1080p panel.
A21s is equipped with 4GB of RAM; it handles day-to-day tasks effortlessly. Don’t expect any crazy performances though, since it’s a low-budget smartphone. A21s is one of the best battery timing android phones you can get for Rs.29,999. It’s a 5000 mAh battery smartphone supporting 15W fast charging that lasts a full day even with a heavy usage.
Find Samsung Galaxy A21s for cheap on OLX Classifieds.
- Infinix Zero X Neo
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Infinix has done it again with Zero X Neo. This budget smartphone comes with a strong MediaTek helio G95 Chipset coupled with 8 GB of RAM and fast UFS 2.2 128 GB storage. Like most budget phones, it also comes with an IPS Display.
Zero X Neo comes with a 90Hz refresh rate panel which is rare in the price range of 33,999 PKR. The best thing is you can get Infinix Zero X Neo on OLX for as low as Rs. 30,199 through Infinix official retailer. Or find even more discounted offers for Infinix Zero X Neo on OLX Classified Ads.
Let us know if you found this list of top 10 smartphones under Rs,40,000 helpful. Which phones would you be interested in buying and why?