The winter season has begun in our country, and for photography lovers, it cannot be a much better time to capture the real beauty of nature in a photo. To accomplish this task, you need a top class digital camera that ships with a high-quality lens and good image processor. The camera must also support zoom.

Don’t worry! You don’t have to waste time on eCommerce portals to find cameras because we have shortlisted the best mid-range cameras under 20000 Rupees budget for you.

The devices we’ve covered below have superb configuration and a powerful image signal processor. The cameras provide more features than the cameras priced under 10000. They also borrow some features of costly DSLRs.

Best cameras under Rs. 20000 Rupees in India

Nikon A900 20.3 MP Digital Camera with 35x Optical Zoom

Nikon A900 is a powerful point and shoot camera with an excellent rating on eCommerce portals. People who own this device are quite happy with its performance. It offers the below features:

  • Low light CMOS 20.2 million pixel sensor
    COOLPIX A900
                 Nikon A900 (Image Credit:         
  • Nikkor Super Telephoto Lens, 35 times optical zoom, 70 times dynamic zoom
  • 3-inch display with 1920 x 1080 pixel video playback, 921600 dots image resolution
  • MicroSD card support, weight around 270 grams
  • Flash built in, HDMI, good battery life, 4K Video recording
  • Shutter speed of 1/1600 seconds
  • ISO rating, face detection, HDMI, red-eye reduction,  white balancing
  • Aperture range of F3.3 to F5.9, WiFi
  • Wifi, Bluetooth, and NFC support


Canon Powershot SX720 HS

          PowerShot SX720 HS (Image              Credit:

Cannon Powershot SX720 HS is a powerful camera under 20000 Rs budget from Canon. It packs the below features:

  • Digic 6 image processor coupled with a brilliant CMOS 20 megapixel sensor
  • Maximum aperture range of F/8.0
  • Supports ISO ranges from 80 to 3200, FHD recording  and forty times optical zoom
  • Lithium ION battery
  • 76.2 millimeters display, powerful shutter, 10+ shooting modes
  • Records videos at 24, 30, 60, and 25 frames per second
  • Max 172 mm focal length, weighs about 280 grams
  • SD cards of 8 GB capacity are supported
  • Impressive shutter speed
  • Supports connectivity to external devices with USB, NFC, WiFi, and HDMI ports
  • 80 times digital zoom


Nikon Coolpix B700

Nikon Coolpix B700 - best digital cameras under 20000 Rupees

Yet another point and shoot camera on our list, Nikon Coolpix B700 has Nikkor lens and an excellent shutter speed. It provides multiple shooting modes. Here are its specs:

  • 20.3 megapixel CMOS sensor designed for low light environments
  • Capable of zooming sixty times optically and 120 times dynamically
  • Wide angle viewing TFT 3 inches LCD
  • 900000+ dots display resolution
  • Nikkor Lens with 4.3 to 258 mm focal length, contrast detection auto-focus
  • Wireless LAN and Bluetooth support
  • Inbuilt storage memory and support for microSD cards
  • Continuous shooting, a nice battery life of up to 419 shots
  • 1/1200 sec maximum shutter speed
  • HDMI, metering, macro mode, red-eye reduction, several modes of white balancing
  • USB connectivity option, electronic viewfinder, 4K video recording
  • Support for macro photography


Canon PowerShot SX540 HS


The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS is a point and shoot device offers plenty of features. Hence, it’s a great asset for a photographer. SX540 carries:

  • 20.3 MP 1/2.3 inch sensor with support for 4896 x 2752 pixel resolution and 4:3 aspect ratio.
  • Digital and 50 x optical zoom support, weighs around 412 grams.
  • 3 inch LCD with support for 461k dots image resolution, 1080p quality video playback.
  • 4.5 to 215 mm focal length.
  • Various picture effects, movie mode, easy shooting modes.
  • Memory card, white balancing, continuous shooting, HDMI, USB, white balancing, red-eye reduction support.
  • WiFi and NFC support, Digic 6 processor.
  • F3.2 to F8.0 aperture range, 1 – 1/2000 sec shutter speed.


Sony Cybershot DSC WX500/B

Sony Cybershot WX500B

WX500/B is an upgraded version of WX350. It offers better zoom, tiltable screen, 300 DPI display and a longer exposure time of around 29 seconds.

This camera can shoot high-resolution 24 pixels videos. Like the WX350, WX500 provides WiFi connectivity option, an HDMI port, and flash system. Its price is 21600 INR.

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Sony H400 camera

Sony H400 - Best Digital Cameras under 20000 Rs in India

H400 from Sony Corporation offers a magnificent optical zoom of 60. It has a lens with a good focal length and MicroSD card slot for storage expansion. It is priced at Rs 20k. Below are the specifications of the H400 camera:

  • 20.1 MP CCD HAD sensor of 1/2.33 inch size
  • 100 times digital and 63 x optical zoom support
  • TFT 3 inch display, 1080p video, Electronic viewfinder
  • A high-quality lens with 4.4 to 277 millimeters focal length
  • SD card slot, USB support
  • Aperture, shutter priority, intelligent auto shooting modes
  • Max 1/2000 seconds shutter speed, Digic 6 ISP, robust image stabilization system
  • White balancing, multiple OSD languages, red-eye reduction, HDMI, metering, delete function support
  • F/3.4 to F/6.5 aperture lens


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Sony CyberShot DSC WX350

Sony CyberShot DSC WX300 | Best Digital Cameras under 20000 Rs in India for 2015

Another member of Sony’s Cybershot series, DSC WX350 has excellent specifications. WX350 provides advanced features that will help you in capturing better photos and videos. Hence, it’s no doubt one of the best digital cameras under 20000 Rs in India.

Below are the features of this Cybershot series camera:

  • 136 grams weight, compact camera.
  • Exmor R CMOS 18.2 megapixel sensor of 1/2.3 inch size.
  • TFT LCD 3 inch ClearPhoto display with 460800 dots image resolution, 1080p videos.
  • Contrast detection capable Sony G lens with a focal length of 4.3 to 86 millimeters.
  • Lithium battery, a storage capacity of 48 megabytes, USB, microSD support.
  • Night portrait, anti-motion, HDR, backlight correction, snow, fireworks, snow effect support.
  • Flash, Max 1/1600 seconds shutter speed.
  • HDMI support, white balancing, red-eye reduction, metering, macro mode, self-timer, face detection.
  • Very high ISO levels (around 12000).
  • F3.5 to F8.0 aperture range, 20 times optical zoom.

The DSC WX350 camera’s price is 19990 INR.

Conclusion: Sony H400 WX500/B, WX350, Canon Powershot SX720 HS, SX540 HS, and Nikon Coolpix B700, A900 are the best cameras under 20000 Rs.

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  1. Pawan Kumar Tripathi

    I think Canon Power Shot SX540HS 50x Optical Zoom camera is a great buy, if your budget is about 20k, what you say?

  2. Bharath

    Please suggest the best 4k video camera with autofocus, background blur, mic input, etc.

  3. sohil chavda

    I want to buy a point and shoot compact camera with crystal clear image clarity for portraits and traveling photos or day to day use like selfies and family photos etc. I don’t want extra zoom. My budget is 15k to 20k. Please help.

  4. Mohit soni

    I want to purchase a digital camera under 20000 price range. Please guide me.

  5. lucky khan

    I require a camera for recording prank videos.
    so what you say?

  6. Lucky

    Hello pramod will u pls adwice that canon1100 is better or 3300 for new comer photography

  7. Govind

    Mr Pramod,

    I want to buy a camera for hobby now/ later professional purposes. Any good camera under 20000 (without zoom lens) which can be upgraded later by adding zoom lens etc once I get the hang of it. What main features should it have?
    Thank you


    Hi pramod am looking for a wifi enabled digital camera budget Rs 15K for general photography. please advise

  9. Vipraj

    I want to buy Nikon Coolpix S9900 from quite long time.. but unable to locate in any stores and online sites.
    As per nikon site its archive categorize camera
    If possible share assistance on it

    • The camera is out of stock since 6 to 7 weeks. Maybe, Nikon might launch a replacement of S9900.

  10. Yogesh thalke

    please suggest , how’s the Nikon p530 and I’m also thinking about Nikon B500 which one to buy ? Is it they are DSLR cameras ???

  11. Dinesh

    Which is the better camera
    Canon SX-530 HS, Canon SX-540 HS or Nikon Coolpix p610?
    My Budget is of Rs. 20000. You could also suggest any other camera in this budget.

    • SX-540 costs more than 20K, but it is better than SX-530. P610 is out of stock on Amazon and other sites.

  12. bhaskar

    Hi, Pramod nice article. From the list above, can you mention which will be the most preferred choice for food photography.

    • a camera which supports FHD resolution and has a great AF system is ideal for food photography.

  13. rohit

    please suggest me a camera with good auto focus under 20K…….

  14. Niladri

    which camera has the best editing effects, autofocus, zoom? My budget is within 15k to 20k.

  15. Modassir Alam

    I am a beginner. I want to buy a camera for sports photo shoot. Which will be the best camera for me?

    • It is difficult to recommend the best camera. As you can see in the article, all cameras have excellent features. Refer the list and choose one which you think will be right for you.

  16. jordan pereira

    Does nikon coolpix aw130 has a good picture quality and is it better than cybershot hx60v

    • Hx60v supports 21 MP resolution pictures and it has latest bionz engine. Thus, i think it’s a better camera

  17. Nikhilpal

    Sir can i buy nikon p610 i m confused

  18. Neha

    Hello Pramod,

    I bought DSLR NIKON D5100 just for heck of buying it. Now I dont use it that often because its heavy to carry and not for casual photography. I’m planning to sell it and buy a sleek camera which I can easily carry in my purse. Any advice on which model will serve my purpose ?

    • Have you checked the details of Canon Powershot SX610? It is featured packed, slim and lightweight digital camera.

  19. chandrakanth.t

    Sir, Nikon l840 is giving best of any cameras under the range of 20,000. Is it a DSLR?

  20. Havish Maddali

    Do you feel Canon Sx 710 Hs camera is also a good option?

  21. jenin

    Dear sir,
    I want purchase digital camera (point and shoot)under 15000 price range,I need only best picture quality , Wifi and long zoom (more than 16). Pls guide me.

    • Pramod Choudhary

      Please go through the list we’ve shared


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