Best Android Phones for Gaming 2020

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Smartphone gaming is becoming a growing trend nowadays. Earlier, the gaming hardware manufacturing companies were focusing only on the PC related requirements. But, over time, game manufacturing companies were able to generate the game titles, which are in no way less than the hit PC titles in terms of graphics, game experience, etc.

There’s nothing like playing duty-heavy games (capable of challenging the PC titles) right in your hands. Right after the gaming consoles, smartphones are the most comfortable gaming hardware loved by gamers.

Nowadays, game production companies have recognized the potential and impact of powerful mobile devices in the gaming industry.

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Thus, they have started focusing more on releasing the mobile versions of their games along with the PC ones. The recent examples include the PUBG and the Fortnite ones.

These games have contributed towards shaping the present and the future of the mobile gaming industry at a very high level all over the world but, especially in countries like India, China, etc.

This association between the game production companies and mobile manufacturing companies has resulted in the emergence of many significant gamers who were not able to afford expensive gaming hardware and were playing on the devices which were much cheaper than the gaming PCs.

Those gamers received a lot of fame and prizes in several competitions, and this is excellent news for all the people who are planning to step inside the gaming industry.

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Hence, this is a great time to grab an excellent gaming mobile device and start gaming. But, the problem here is that since there are a lot of smartphones already available in the market, hence, it is a little bit tedious task to find out the best device to buy and experience the top gaming titles.

To tackle this problem and help our readers, we have prepared this list of top 5 Android smartphones, which one can look out for in 2020, and select the best gaming beast according to the features offered, brand trust, and the price.

1. Xiaomi BLACK SHARK 2:

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 Pro

Manufactured by Xiaomi, Black Shark 2 entered the Indian market this year and was the second flagship developed by the Chinese giant. It comes along with a handheld of other accessories, which makes it feel not less than playing on a gaming console.

The phone was a little bulky to hold but added an excellent grip while playing the games, which require a swift hand response.

It runs on the flagship Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 SoC processor and comes in two variants with 6GB/128GB and 12GB/256GB, respectively.

It has a 1080 X 2340 resolution 6.39″ screen, which can deliver the best viewing experience while playing the favorite mobile gaming titles. It’s 4000 mAh battery will make sure that you can play your favorite games for a long time.

2. ASUS ROG Phone 2:

ASUS, which is already established as a top player in the PC gaming industry, is now also releasing their flagships in the mobile gaming industry. This smartphone is recently released back in September 2019.

Weighing just 240g, it is equipped with a 2340×1080 pixels 6.59-inch screen. Having 171 x 77.6 x 9.5 mm dimensions, ASUS ROG Phone 2 fits in the hands quickly and makes sure that the user will get a killer gaming experience.

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It runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ processor. It is available in the market with two variants with 8GB and the 12GB variants having the 128GB and the 512GB options.

The gigantic 6000 mAh battery will make sure that you will be playing your most favorite gaming titles most of the time. Asus has different sizes phone like 6 inch cell phones.

3. Nubia Red Magic 3S

ZTE Nubia Red Magic 3

Released back this year in June, Nubia once again entered the gaming space with its Nubia Red Magic 3s. Weighing 217g with a 2340 x 1080 resolution 6.65-inch screen, Nubia Red Magic 3s is also a great option among the gamers.

The 5000 mAh battery is just enough to enable you to play most of the high graphics games straight for long hours without having to worry about the battery drainage. It runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor.

It’s 90 Hz AMOLED display delivers a great viewing experience. Another point of attraction here is that it comes with a customizable RGB strip at the back. It comes in two different variants being the 8GB/128GB and other being the 12GB/256GB.

4. OnePlus 7T:

Oneplus 7T

OnePlus 7T was launched recently in September 2019. Weighing surprisingly just 190g, it is one of the best gaming phones when considered in terms of the grip.

Having a 2400 x 1080 6.55-inch screen and a Snapdragon 855+ processor, one can expect a lag-free and super-smooth gameplay of any game out there. It comes with an 8GB ram and 128GB/256GB storage variants, respectively.

5. Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro:

Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro Specs

With a 156.7 x 74.3 x 8.8mm dimension and weighing just 191g, Xiaomi entered the affordable gaming segment with its Redmi K20 Pro. It has a 1080 x 2340  6.39 inches screen.

It runs on a  Snapdragon 855 SoC processor. It is available to buy in two variants, which are 6GB/128GB and 8GB/ 256GB, respectively.

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Paschal Okafor is NaijaTechGuide Team Lead. The article Best Android Phones for Gaming 2020 was written by Manoar Molla. The article was last modified: October 10th, 2020

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