Tag Archive: Budget


Motorola’s One Vision and E6 phones look like amazing budget phones in leak

New renders reveal blue and bronze color options with a 48MP camera on the Motorola One Vision.

Thanks to some new leaked renders, we’re getting a look at the Motorola One Vision and Moto E6, which could be announced at Motorola’s May 15 event.

The Motorola One Vision is the successor to the One Power (which was the P30 in China — this will likely be called the P40 there, too). Previously, renders leaked showing off the  [Read More…]

New leak gives us the best look at Google’s budget Pixel 3a

It’s been long rumored that Google is working on a new budget line of Pixels. We’ve seen many leaks previously pointing to the Pixel 3a and 3a XL. The company even had most of the specs revealed in Play Store and dev documentation.

Now, we have the best look at the smaller Pixel 3a that we’ve had yet. Master leaker, @evleaks shared a full resolution render of the new mid-range device. Overall the phone is a 5.6″ notch less display  [Read More…]

Here’s Coolpad’s latest budget phone, coming soon to a U.S. carrier

Coolpad may not be a big name in smartphones, at least in the U.S., but a recent leak is proving enticing for those looking for a decent budget device on a budget.

Early information is indicating that it has a 4,000 mAh battery, a 6.36-inch display, will run Android 9 Pie, and should be coming to an unknown U.S. carrier for less than $ 150. After doing some of our own digging, we’ve been able to determine a  [Read More…]

Meet the Alcatel AVALON V, a budget phone headed to Verizon

A budget phone for the masses.

Alcatel’s first phone to launch on Verizon Wireless has arrived, and it’s the $ 100 AVALON V. Priced to appeal to the mass budget market, the AVALON V features a budget specs list that includes a 5.34″ FWVGA+ 18:9 display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor and a 2,460mAh battery. It’s running the out-of-date and soon to be even older Android Oreo OS, and Alcatel couldn’t confirm when it’ll be updated to  [Read More…]

Insignia’s 32-inch Fire Edition Smart TV dropped to a budget price of $120

Access all the streaming services you know and love.

Amazon has the Insignia 32-inch Fire TV Edition on sale for just $ 119.99 today. This HDTV set features Amazon’s Fire OS and normally sells just above $ 140 on average there. You can also find this same offer over at Best Buy.

Stream Dream Insignia 32-inch Fire TV Edition

With this Insignia Fire TV, you can access streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and more without needing an  [Read More…]

The Moto G6 is a powerful budget smartphone on sale for as low as $160

Some more Android in your pocket.

The Moto G6 32GB unlocked smartphone is down to $ 159.99 on Amazon in the color Oyster Blush. The only other retailer with this deal is B&H, where you can also find the Black version at this price. The phone usually sells for around $ 250, and when it does go on sale it only drops to around $ 180. Today’s deal is the best we’ve ever seen.

Oreo Moto G6 32GB unlocked  [Read More…]

Mobvoi TicWatch S2: The best budget Wear OS watch

Apple iPhone owners have it easy. Do you want a smartwatch to pair with your smartphone? You buy an Apple Watch and go about your way. The Apple Watch is shockingly good and it stands as the only reason I carry the iPhone as my secondary device.

If you’re on team Android, the field is a lot more muddled.

You have plenty of options, but there are few distinguishing details aside from price tag. Most of the watches currently on  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy A50 review: The new budget champion

It took several years, but Samsung finally launched a budget phone that you should care about.

If there’s one thing clear about Samsung’s strategy in 2019, it’s that the company is going aggressive to reclaim market share. The Galaxy M series showcased that Samsung knew how to make a great budget phone if it set its mind to the task, and it is now going on the offensive once again with the 2019 Galaxy A series.

Until  [Read More…]

Honor 8X and Nokia 7.1 lead the budget pack, but which one should you buy?

With a strong sense of what consumers of all types are looking for, Android Central’s experts offer the best smartphone buying recommendations.

Nokia 7.1

One of the best

$ 350 at Amazon

Pros HDR display offers better colors Excellent glass design Guaranteed Android One software updates USB-C Comes with US warranty and LTE radios Cons More expensive Snapdragon 636 is capable, but dated

The Nokia 7.1 is one of the best mid-range phones you can  [Read More…]

I’ve found my new favorite Chromebook, and it’s a “budget” model

This cheap white knight is more useful to me than a $ 1,000 Pixelbook.

“The best camera is the one you have with you” is a phrase we toss out a lot on the age of smartphone photography. And while the adage isn’t nearly as cut and dry with all computing, I’ve found it 110% true when it comes to Chromebooks. There’s a $ 900 powerhouse sitting in my apartment — and a repaired $ 1,000 Pixelbook  [Read More…]