Best premium gaming phones in 2018

Best gaming smartphones under 15000

Gaming enthusiasts are all around us and if you can’t find one, you’re it. Jokes apart, smartphone makers have now understood the need to provide an unprecedented gaming experience to their customers. Not only this, we’re lucky enough to have phones designed especially for gaming purposes. Are you also an avid fan of gaming, looking for some premium gaming smartphones in 2018? Well, today is your lucky day as Mr. Phone is here with some truly commendable gaming options. These unique and premium gaming devices will get you professional-grade photographs, alluring displays, gigantic battery backup and much more.

So, what are you waiting for? Go through this list of the best premium gaming phones and choose your pick:

 

1. Apple iPhone X

The Apple iPhone X is undoubtedly one of the best premium gaming phones in 2018. The phone is a gorgeous specimen with absent bezels, dual-rear camera and notch design. Your gaming experience will never be hampered as the phone runs on Apple A11 Bionic processor. The GPU on this gaming phone is designed by Apple itself and hence, you get unprecedented clarity and the best gaming experience. The battery backup of the phone is also decent enough to support long hours of gaming. 

 

Specs: Chipset : Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72 , RAM : 3 GB , Internal storage capacity : 64, 256 GB , Screen size : 5.8 inches , Resolution : 1125 x 2436 pixels , Rear Camera : 12MP + 12MP , Front camera : 7 MP , Capacity : 2716 mAh

 

Flipkart – ₹ 88,999.00 Amazon India – ₹ 90,900.00

Spec Score
66.0

 
User Rating 3.7
Brand Apple
Operating system iOS 11
Chipset Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72
Internal storage capacity 64, 256 GB
Resolution 1125 x 2436 pixels
Capacity 2716 mAh
External storage available No
Fingerprint No
Performance 6 Cores 2.1 GHz 64-bit
Apple A11 Bionic APL1W72
3 GB RAM
Display 5.8 inches
463 ppi
OLED
Camera 12 + 12 MP Rear Camera
7 MP Front Camera
N/A
Battery 2716 mAh
Fast Charging Available
N/A
Available: ₹ 88,999.00@FlipkartBuy ₹ 90,900.00 @Amazon IndiaBuyView Full Specs+

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2. Samsung Galaxy S9+ Exynos

If you are looking for the best premium gaming phones in 2018, then you cannot go wrong with the Samsung Galaxy S9+ with an Exynos 9810 processor. The phone has Adreno 630 as its GPU and it will definitely make your gaming experience amazing. This gaming giant has a 3500mAh battery which will last you a whole day on a single charge. The phone looks ethereal with Samsung’s infinity display, has a variable aperture on its rear camera and a 6GB of RAM which will handle the heaviest games with ease. Uninterrupted gaming, anyone?

 

Specs: Chipset : Samsung Exynos 9 9810 , RAM : 6 GB , Internal storage capacity : 64, 128, 256 GB , Screen size : 6.2 inches , Resolution : 1440 x 2960 pixels , Rear Camera : 12MP + 12MP , Front camera : 8 MP , Capacity : 3500 mAh

 

Flipkart – ₹ 64,900.00 Tatacliq – ₹ 66,724.00

Spec Score
83.9

 
User Rating 5.0
Brand Samsung
Operating system Android 8.0 Oreo
Chipset Samsung Exynos 9 9810
Internal storage capacity 64, 128, 256 GB
Resolution 1440 x 2960 pixels
Capacity 3500 mAh
External storage available Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.7 GHz 64-bit
Samsung Exynos 9 9810
6 GB RAM
Display 6.2 inches
531 ppi
Super AMOLED
Camera 12 + 12 MP Rear Camera
8 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 3500 mAh
Fast Charging Available
USB Type-C v3.1
Available: ₹ 64,900.00@FlipkartBuy ₹ 66,724.00 @TatacliqBuyView Full Specs+

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3. Razer Phone

The Razer Phone is an obvious choice when it comes to the best premium gaming phones. It impresses with its good design and in-hand feels. This phone is made especially for gaming with a mighty Snapdragon 835 processor under its hood and Adreno 540 GPU. The battery capacity of the device is 4000mAh which gives you the liberty to enjoy the gaming experience without any problems. Not only this, this gaming master lets you click some amazing shots with a dual rear camera. The display is as impeccable as they come and the phone comes as the best value for money device for gaming.

 

Specs: Chipset : Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 , RAM : 8 GB , Internal storage capacity : 64 GB , Screen size : 5.7 inches , Resolution : 1440 x 2560 pixels , Rear Camera : 12MP + 12MP , Front camera : 8 MP , Capacity : 4000 mAh

 

 

Spec Score
72.7

 
User Rating 4.2
Brand Razer
Operating system Android 7.1.1 Nougat, Android 8.0 Oreo, Android 8.1 Oreo
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Internal storage capacity 64 GB
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
Capacity 4000 mAh
External storage available Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.35 GHz 64-bit
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
8 GB RAM
Display 5.7 inches
515 ppi
IGZO
Camera 12 + 12 MP Rear Camera
8 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 4000 mAh
Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+
USB Type-C v2.0
Available: View Full Specs+

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4. OnePlus 6

The OnePlus 6 is the latest candidate for the best premium gaming phone in 2018. It has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 and 6, 8 GB of RAM. The GPU on the OnePlus 6 is Adreno 630 and as we say, the gaming device is a miracle in this price range. This phone carries a 3300mAh battery which will not hinder your gaming experience. It also has an Optic AMOLED display which gives you drool-worthy graphics and lets you feel euphoric. The camera performance on the phone is amazing and overall, it surely is one of the best gaming devices available in the market. 

 

Specs: Chipset : Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 , RAM : 6, 8 GB , Internal storage capacity : 128, 256 GB , Screen size : 6.28 inches , Resolution : 1080 x 2280 pixels , Rear Camera : 16MP  + 20MP, Front camera : 20 MP , Capacity : 3300 mAh

 

Amazon India – ₹ 34,999.00 Tatacliq – ₹ 35,999.00

Spec Score
84.4

 
User Rating 4.0
Brand OnePlus
Operating system Oxygen (Android 8.1 Oreo), Hydrogen OS (Android 8.1 Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Internal storage capacity 128, 256 GB
Resolution 1080 x 2280 pixels
Capacity 3300 mAh
External storage available No
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.8 GHz 64-bit
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
8 GB RAM
Display 6.28 inches
402 ppi
Optic AMOLED
Camera 16 + 20 MP Rear Camera
20 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 3300 mAh
Dash charge
USB Type-C v2.0
Available: ₹ 34,999.00@Amazon IndiaBuy ₹ 35,999.00 @TatacliqBuyView Full Specs+

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5. Xiaomi Black Shark

The Xiaomi Black Shark is also a contemporary of Razer Phone. This phone has been the first by Xiaomi to enter the gaming niche and so, it carries the latest Snapdragon 845 processor. The GPU on the Xiaomi Black Shark gaming phone is Adreno 630 which is undoubtedly one of the best. The battery capacity of this gaming giant is more than capable of keeping you entertained for hours. This offering by Xiaomi is mainly known for its sturdy build, fast processor, decent camera setup and of course, best-in-class gaming experience.

 

Specs: Chipset : Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 , RAM : 6, 8 GB , Internal storage capacity : 64, 128 GB , Screen size : 5.99 inches , Resolution : 1080 x 2160 pixels , Rear Camera : 12MP + 20MP , Front camera : 20 MP , Capacity : 4000 mAh

 

 

Spec Score
72.0

 
User Rating 4.2
Brand Xiaomi
Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Internal storage capacity 64, 128 GB
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels
Capacity 4000 mAh
External storage available Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.8 GHz 64-bit
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
8 GB RAM
Display 5.99 inches
403 ppi
IPS
Camera 12 + 20 MP Rear Camera
20 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 4000 mAh
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
USB Type-C v2.0
Available: View Full Specs+

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6. Huawei Honor Play

The Huawei Honor Play is also one of the best premium gaming devices available in the market. The phone derives its power from the latest Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970 processor. It carries a revolutionary GPU Turbo feature which combines the hardware and software prowess of the phone to give a better graphics performance for an ultimate gaming experience. The Honor Play also has a 4D gaming experience which recognises the game screen in real time and vibrates the phone to match. This phone turns your dream into a reality by making you a live part of the gaming experience. Oh, and it has an amazing camera performance too.

Specs: Chipset : Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970 , RAM : 4, 6 GB , Internal storage capacity : 64 GB , Screen size : 6.3 inches , Resolution : 1080 x 2340 pixels , Rear Camera : 16MP + 2MP , Front camera : 16 MP , Capacity : 3750 mAh

 

 

Spec Score
69.1

 
Brand Huawei
Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo
Chipset Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970
Internal storage capacity 64 GB
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Capacity 3750 mAh
External storage available Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.36 GHz 64-bit
Huawei HiSilicon KIRIN 970
6 GB RAM
Display 6.3 inches
409 ppi
IPS
Camera 16 + 2 MP Rear Camera
16 MP Front Camera
LED
Battery 3750 mAh
Huawei Super Charge 3.0
USB Type-C v2.0
Available: View Full Specs+

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7. Asus ROG Phone

If you are looking for the best premium gaming phones in 2018, then you cannot go wrong with the Asus ROG Phone. It carries the pure ROG gaming DNA as it carries the Snapdragon 845 processor with the Adreno 630 GPU. It has a  special Snapdragon silicon with innovative cooling to produce silky frame rates you can actually sustain. The phone is insanely awesome with its 4000mAh battery, gaming-themed body, sturdy build, dual rear camera and AMOLED display. This gaming phone by Asus is the ultimate intersection of performance and looks and there’s no way that you can miss it.

 

Specs: Chipset : Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 , RAM : 8 GB , Internal storage capacity : 128, 512 GB , Screen size : 6 inches , Resolution : 1080 x 2160 pixels , Rear Camera : 12MP  + 8MP, Front camera : 8 MP , Capacity : 4000 mAh

 

 

Spec Score
77.4

 
User Rating 4.5
Brand Asus
Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Internal storage capacity 128, 512 GB
Resolution 1080 x 2160 pixels
Capacity 4000 mAh
External storage available Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Performance 8 Cores 2.96 GHz 64-bit
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
8 GB RAM
Display 6 inches
402 ppi
AMOLED
Camera 12 + 8 MP Rear Camera
8 MP Front Camera
Dual LED
Battery 4000 mAh
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
USB Type-C v2.0
Available: View Full Specs+

Have you ever seen such gaming smartphones in one place? Our motive was to aware you of the best gaming devices available in the world. While all of these gorgeous smartphones would have managed to impress you, you can only choose one gaming partner. So, which one of these gaming masters is your choice? Is it the insane looking iPhone X or the special Huawei Honor Play gaming phone? Would you rather bet on the Asus ROG phone or the Xiaomi Black Shark with an ultimate gaming experience? Let us know in the comments section  below.

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