Although we have more than one PUBG choices in India now, PUBG Mobile is still our number one option. This game is so enjoyable and so convenient that we can easily enjoy one ore a few matches of PUBG Mobile anywhere, anytime.

However, as all online games need to have update to refresh itself (and PUBG Mobile is not an exception), the specs requirement for PUBG Mobile keeps increasing every month. That is why best phones for PUBG Mobile is always a hot topic.

Smartphones are now so advanced that it has no longer just a phone anymore. Which is why smartphones are also customized according to the usage of the costumers. For gamers like us, we should focus on the smartphone’s chipset, the amount of RAM/internal storage and the amount of battery the most, as these three features contribute the most toward your gaming experience on your phone. The screen size of smartphones nowadays is about 6 inches already, so it should be enough for our gaming journeys.

best phones for playing pubg mobile
Modern smartphones nowadays always feature big screens

We are two months in 2020 already, and that means all big smartphone brands around the globe have rolled out their new smartphone models for 2020. So let’s take a look at the best phones for playing PUBG Mobile. will be bringing to you guys six smartphone today, two best phones for PUBG Mobile under 10000, and three best phones for PUBG Mobile under 20000.

Two best phones for PUBG Mobile under 10000

In this price range, we choose two smartphones from Realme - a Chinese manufacturer - for you guys. They are Realme 5i and Realme U1. We will come down to the specs and overall reviews of these two phones right below

Realme 5i

Realme is a new smartphone brand in China (it was founded in 2018). However, this manufacturer know how to pack the best specs for a cheap price. This phone’s price tag is only Rs 8999, but it has a 5000mAh battery, as well as 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Moreover, Realme 5i features Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 chipset – a processor for mid-range smartphone. With all of those features within a Rs 8999 smartphone, we can confidently say that this is one of the best budget gaming smartphones right now.

Realme 5i
Realme 5i is certainly one of the best phones for PUBG Mobile

However, there are certainly some disadvantages in Realme 5i. The first noticeable bad feature of this smartphone is its size and weight. In order to contain a 5000mAh battery and have enough room for the cooling system, Realme 5i is a big and heavy phone. Another notable bad feature is the camera of this phone. It cannot work properly in low-light conditions. However, for a gaming smartphone with that price tag, we cannot demand much.

Realme 5i
Overall review of Realme 5i

Realme 5i specs
The specs of Realme 5i

Realme U1

The second wonderful gaming smartphone in this price range is Realme U1. This phone still features 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, but we only have a 3500mAh battery in this phone (although 3500mAh battery is still enough for majority of us within one-day usage). However, the processor of this phone is MediaTek Helio P70 – an even more powerful chipset than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 in Realme 5i. This chipset will guarantee you the smoothest gaming experience on smartphone of this price range.

Realme U1
For us, Realme U1 will be among the top three best phones for PUBG Mobile in 2020, considering its cheap price tag

If the smaller battery size does not bother you, then we recommend you to take the Realme U1 over the Realme 5i, as the MediaTek Helio P70 processor is a monster for smartphone in this price range, and the prices of these two smartphones are the same.

Realme U1 pros and cons
Overall review of Realme U1

Realme U1 specs
The specs of Realme U1

Three best phones for PUBG Mobile under 20000

There are a lot more options for gaming smartphone in this price range, so we are selecting three smartphones from three different manufacturers for you guys to choose.

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Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

This is the cheapest gaming smartphone in this price range that we would like to recommend to you guy. The specs of this smartphone is basically the same as what you have with Realmi 5i: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 AIE, 4GB RAM, 64 GB internal storage, a 5000mAh battery. However, with the price tag of Rs 14990, this smartphone features a much better build, and the cameras are way more advanced than the Realmi 5i’s.

Asus Max Pro M2
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

You guys can consider this smartphone, but then if your main purpose is to play PUBG Mobile, then we recommend you to check out the below smartphones.

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 specs
The specs of Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

Huawei Honor Play

Huawei intentionally implies that this is a gaming smartphone in the name of this phone. Huawei Honor Play still features 4GB RAM, 64 GB internal storage, but we have a 3750mAh battery now. However, the chipset of this smartphone is Hisilicon Kirin 970, a low-range processor for flagship smartphones (smartphones with the price tags of Rs 40000 at least). Also, the GPU turbo system of this smartphone is pretty advanced, so your phone will not be hot after hours of gaming continuously.

Huawei Honor Play
Huawei Honor Play

However, the price tag of this smartphone is pretty high, up to Rs 18000. With this price tag, the build and the cameras of Huawei Honor Play is significant too. If you can afford this phone, it is the best option for both gaming and daily life usage. But if your only concern is the ability to smoothly play PUBG Mobile, check out our last recommendation right below.

Huawei Honor Play specs
The specs of Huawei Honor Play

Xiaomi Pocophone F1

If you guys think that there is no way for a smartphone in this price range to feature the specs of a true flagship smartphone, then Xiaomi Pocophone F1 will surely prove that you guys are so wrong. Pocophone is a newly introduced sub-brand of Xiaomi, and the specs of Xiaomi Pocophone F1 is so awesome that we believe Pocophone is the sub-brand for budget gaming smartphone of Xiaomi.

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 
The best of the best phones for PUBG Mobile

With 4GB RAM, 64 GB internal storage, a 4000mAh battery, and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, Xiaomi Pocophone F1 is a flagship smartphone at a price tag of Rs 15400 only. Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor is the best processor is even better than the Hisilicon Kirin 970 on Huawei Honor Play in terms of CPU and GPU, so we can assure you guys that there will be no lags at all if you play PUBG Mobile on Xiaomi Pocophone F1

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 specs
The specs of Xiaomi Pocophone F1

Yes, this smartphone only feature a decent camera system for mid-range phones, and the majority of Xiaomi Pocophone F1’s build is based on plastic. But then, for a flagship specs at Rs 15400 price tag, this is the best phones for PUBG Mobile.