Tag Archive: affordable


5 affordable phones with 18:9 aspect ratio displays

It appears that 18:9 aspect ratio displays which debuted with phones like the LG G6 and Samsung Galaxy S8 have been very well received by smartphones enthusiasts. Unfortunately, most models that incorporate this tall and narrow format are high-end devices which cost a lot of money. But fortunately phone makers have taken note of the […]

NUU Mobile intros a pair of affordable 18:9 aspect ratio phones

American maker of affordable smartphones, NUU Mobile has just unveiled the new G series which includes two handset models, the G1 and G3. One of the major trends in smartphones this year is the inclusion of 18:9 format displays. However, most of the phones boasting a screen with this particular aspect ratio are high-end affairs […]

Huawei launches new, affordable tables via Amazon and Newegg

Tablets aren’t what they used to be, but if you’d still like to purchase one for media consumption purposes or what not, Huawei has a few new models available through Amazon and Newegg. If you’re looking for smaller tablets, then you can choose between the Huawei MediaPad T3 8-inch or the MediaPad M3 Lite 8-inch. […]

T-Mobile’s affordable REVVL smartphone costs only $125

We previously heard rumors that T-Mobile was gearing up to introduce a its own affordable smartphone with decent specs. Well, the carrier recently announced the phone – baptized REVVL – which is now available for purchase at participating stores and online. The device arrives with a 5.5-inch HD display (so just 1280 x 720 resolution) […]

Moto Z2 Play – the most affordable way to get into Moto Mods, but is it worth it?

Hey there Android Guys. Today I’ll be taking a look at the Moto Z² Play, which I’ve had the pleasure of toying around with for the past few weeks. What follows is not an in-depth analysis of the inner workings of a phone by any definition, but it is my honest opinions, thoughts, concerns, and tangents […]

Amazon’s Echo 2 tipped to launch as an affordable Apple HomePod lookalike

Amazon recently introduced the Echo Show – its new take on the whole connected speaker concept – which is quite distinct compared to the original Echo model. While the Amazon Echo looks like a cylinder – tall and narrow – the Echo Show comes with a 7-inch touchscreen and is more rectangular in nature. Well, […]

LG Q6 launches as affordable mid-range sibling of the G6

LG’s ready to round out the lineup with some G6 style.

After a handful of rumors pointing to a “Lite” or “Mini” version of the LG G6 launching, LG has announced the new device as the LG Q6. The whole goal of the Q6 is to offer many of the design traits and features of the G6 at a lower price, hoping to capitalize on what has clearly been a successful flagship launch for LG.

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An affordable Project Fi-compatible phone is coming later this year

Google’s experimental wireless service, Project Fi hasn’t been around for long, so naturally it comes with its fair share of limitations. Perhaps the most important one is that Google offers only a handful of Project Fi-compatible devices including the Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X and Nexus 6. But what about folks who can’t […]

Moto E4 Plus vs BLU R1 Plus (Affordable Smartphone Showdown)

Motorola just unveiled the wallet-friendly Moto E4 and Moto E4 Plus just a few days ago. If you’ve been thinking of purchasing an affordable phone this summer, the Moto E4 lineup has probably already caught your attention. But there are plenty of other worthy alternatives out there that won’t break the bank. Like the BLU […]

LG launches the X Venture, an affordable active smartphone

Bear Gryll-types and the accident prone: if the Galaxy Active is too much for you, LG’s offering a cheaper alternative.

Looking for a rugged device that won’t break the bank? LG wants you to consider its second-generation X Venture smartphone. It’s made for people who are active and it’s cheap enough that, if you’re on AT&T, you could probably grab one as a backup simply for adventurous weekends.

The LG X Venture features a 5.2-inch Full HD In-Cell touch  [Read More…]