Tag Archive: Budget


BLU Vivo X launches with a 6-inch 18:9 display, quad cameras, budget price

BLU doesn’t think you should pay premium to get the true flagship experience and the latest Vivo X smartphone is proof of its creed.

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Honor 9 Lite review: Making a strong case to be the budget king

On balance, this is one of the finest budget phones around right now.

The quick take

Finally, a budget Honor phone that just about ticks every box. Previous offerings have usually been very good phones, but the omission of NFC, in particular, made them hard to recommend since it blocked off access to Google Pay.

The Honor 9 Lite isn’t exactly a trimmed down version of the Honor 9, with a tall aspect ratio display and four  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro preview: Possibly the best budget phone of 2018

Yes, the Redmi Note 5 Pro is that good.

Xiaomi played it safe with the Redmi Note 5, offering the same chipset and a design aesthetic that’s similar to the Redmi Note 4. Instead, the manufacturer is rolling out the Redmi Note 5 Pro for those looking to upgrade from last year’s device.

The Redmi Note 5 Pro is the first device to be powered by the Snapdragon 636. Xiaomi says that it worked closely with Qualcomm  [Read More…]

5 apps that will help budget, track, and save your money

Tracking finances has always been a tough act to keep on top what is coming in and going out of your account. There are many solutions that range from spreadsheets to manually tracking receipts. By far the most flexible, however, is using your smartphone to track your spending. Having an effective feature rich app is […]

Which budget phone should you buy? Honor 7X vs ASUS Zenfone Max Plus (M1)

The recently launched Honor 7X has attained great success in the US. Just three days after it was released on Amazon not long ago, the phone topped the online retailer’s best-selling list. It’s no wonder, as the Honor 7X seems to be a great value for money. So should you get it? Or should you […]

Blu R2 Plus review: The budget line gets a timely and worthwhile refresh

Arriving roughly eight months after the R1 Plus, Blu’s newest phone, the R2 Plus serves as a worthy update with improvements in a handful of key spots. While it’s not an outright successor with spec change across the board, it’s timely and worth your attention. As we approach the second anniversary of the “$ 50 phone”, the […]

Honor View 10 vs. OnePlus 5T: Budget flagship face-off

Honor and OnePlus are battling for the top spot in the affordable flagship market.

Ever since its release, the OnePlus 5T has enjoyed plenty of time in the spotlight as the go-to “budget flagship,” offering top-tier performance and specs at a much lower price than competing options from top brands like Samsung. In fact, the 5T has been such a solid recommendation that it’s been easy to forget about the competition — but Honor aims to change  [Read More…]

Sennheiser announces budget CX 6.00BT wireless in-ear headphones

Audio specialist Sennheiser is mostly known for its premium sound accessories, but the company does budget products, as well. Case in point, this week at CES 2018 in Las Vegas, Sennheiser unveiled the CX 6.00BT, a new pair of Bluetooth earphones which will go on sale for only $ 99.95. The new in-ear headphones are super […]

Get three budget phones for cheap from Light In The Box! (Promoted Deals)

Light In The Box has supplied a number of great deals in the past, and it’s got a few good ones going on right now, as well – check out these three budget smartphones to pick up a replacement or second phone for cheap! Xiaomi Redmi 4X   Key Features: Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 RAM: […]

Samsung’s Galaxy A8 might be one of 2018’s best budget phones

Samsung might have something really special here.

Samsung releases a lot of phones each year, and its two standouts are typically entries in the Galaxy S and Note lines. Next year, however, we could see something pretty special in the form of the Galaxy A8 (2018).

The Samsung Galaxy A8 and A8+ (2018)

The Galaxy A series of devices from Samsung isn’t anything new, and the main focus of it has always been on offering quality  [Read More…]