Deciding what phone to buy, if you consider yourself a gamer can be confusing especially if you budget is small.
That is why we have come up with a collection of 5 of the best smartphones that have the best specs for mobile gaming like Mobile Legends and other games and still fit in the Php 10,000 budget.
Please note that this list is not in any particular order
1. Infinix Hot 20 5G
The Infinix Hot 20 5G has a 6.58 display that allows a good grip and shows a bigger display for a more immersive gaming experience. It also comes in a 1080p resolution which for a high-quality and sharper display of the game graphics. It has a 120Hz refresh rate which allows smoother navigation in a seamless gaming experience.
The Infinix Hot 20 5G has a decent 4GB RAM which is still enough for a gamer to have a hassle-free gaming experience. It has a Dimensity 810 CPU which is powerful for gaming. Along with that, the Mali-G57 MC2 GPU backs it up to handle the overall graphic operations of the device.
The phone also has a 5000mAh battery capacity and an 18W fast charging which makes it easier to have uninterrupted gaming experience.
For more detailed specs you can check the specs here: Infinix Hot 20 5G
The Infinix Hot 20 5G costs Php 9,499
2. Xiaomi redmi Note 11
With a 6.43 inch AMOLED display, the Xiaomi redmi Note 11 has an ideal phone size for gaming. It has a 1080p resolution give the user the best picture quality with vivid colors and clear images. It also has a 90Hz refresh rate which should still guarantee users which plays a significant part in the overall smartphone performance and smoothness of the gaming experience.
The Xiaomi redmi Note 11 comes in two variations, the 4GB and the 6GB variant which is good since different games require more memory and more advanced integrated graphics systems.The phone is perfect for Mobile Legends games since it has an internal storage (ROM) of 64GB and 128GB which should be enough to store various games.
For the CPU and GPU, the Xiaomi redmi Note 11 is equipped with a an Octa-core CPU, a Snapdragon 680 chipset and a Adreno 610 GPU. The combination of these three is a ” Triple Kill ” in executing gaming tasks
The phone is powered by a 5000mAh battery capacity complemented by a whopping 33W fast charging which games will love.
For more detailed specs you can check the specs here: Xiaomi redmi Note 11
The Xiaomi redmi Note 11 costs Php 8,999 for the 4GB/64GB variant and Php 9,999 for the 6GB/128GB variant.
Poco M4 5G
The Poco M4 5G has a massive 6.58 inch 1080p display which takes Mobile Legends gaming to another level. With a 90Hz refresh rate and a Pixel density of 401, the device offers superior and more precise gaming graphics display.
What stands out the most about the Poco M4 5g when it comes to gaming is the memory. The device has an expandable memory of up to 1TB which most phones do not offer. The phone also has a 5000mAh batter along with an 18W fast charging.
For more detailed specs you can check the specs here: Poco M4 5G
The POCO M4 5G is available at ₱9,599 for the 4/64GB variant and ₱10,499 for the 6/128GB variant.
4. TECNO Pova 4 Pro
The fourth iteration of Tecno’s entry-level gaming smartphone is the TECNO POVA 4 Pro. It has 256GB of internal storage and 8GB of RAM on the latest Helio G99 CPU. With these features, the TECNO POVA 4 Pro genuinely targets the gamer market. It has a sizable 6.66 AMOLED display and operates at 90Hz.
Not to that, it offers both 1TB of expandable memory and 5GB of expandable RAM. However, a big 6,000mAh battery seems to be a step down from the 7,000mAh of the POVA 3.
Regarding the cameras, although 50MP + 2MP for the rear and an 8MP selfie camera may not seem like much, they are the best available for the price.
For more detailed specs you can check the specs here: TECNO Pova 4 Pro
The cost of the TECNO POVA 4 Pro is Php 9,699.
Infinix Note 12 G96
This is one of the best gaming budget smartphones that you can get for less than 10K. Display wise , we are looking at 6.7 inches of display with a 1080p resolution. The Infinix Note 12 G96 has a 60Hz refresh rate on the AMOLED display.
The powerhouse of the Infinix Note 12 G96 comprises of a Helio G96 chipset, an Octa-core CPU and a Mali G52 GPU. It has a base RAM of 8G and two options for ROM , that is 128GB and 256GB which is a great advantage for game data storage. The smartphone hosts a 5000mAh battery capacity with a 33W fast charging so you wont have to worry about waiting for the phone to fully charge since it will only take you 40 minutes then you can jump back into your killing spree.
For more detailed specs you can check the specs here: Infinix Note 12 G96
The Infinix Note 12 G96 costs is available at Php 8,999 for the 8/1298GB variant and Php 9,499 for the 8/256GB variant.