What are the best compact smartphones?

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    #1Sony Xperia Z3 Compact

    Sony Xperia Z3 Compact

    Smaller than most smartphones today,  the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is a phone designed for portability with a screen display size of 4.6". Aside from this, it also has a 20.7MP rear camera and a 2.2. MP front-facing camera. 

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    Alexander Evans
    Written on March 9, 2018
    "This phone is so compact and it being a sony product makes it a whole lot you will not be disappointed."
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    #2iPhone SE

    iPhone SE
    The iPhone SE is a budget but powerful smartphone by Apple that features the 4-inch retina display, 12 MP camera and 4K recording quality video, fingerprint sensor and the A9 Apple Chip. It is available in 16Gb, 32Gb, 64Gb, and 128Gb.
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    $257.95

    Alice Graham
    Written on March 8, 2018
    " Funny we make huge phones, work to make them smaller and fit more in. Back to huge 6 inch screens with so much hardware i most likely will never use. I am happy to see Apple took into consideration the people who liked the smaller phone. Iphone SE is a 4 inch chunk of brushed metal and glass. The camera is great. It even has a proper headphone jack. The SE can take amazing pictures and 4k video. It just feels solid."
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    #3Google Pixel 2

    Google Pixel 2

    Google Pixel 2 is an Android smartphone that features a 5-inch AMOLED screen with a full HD resolution display. It is housed in a water-resistant metal and sports a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. The phone also features a 12.2MP camera.

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    $649- Varies by model

    Cecilia Monroy
    Written on March 7, 2018
    "Love, love, love this phone! It has the best (unlimited) storage for all my stuff! The camera is so much better than what I had before."
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    #4Moto E4

    Moto E4

    The Moto E4 features a brilliant 5-inch HD screen, Snapdragon 425 or 427 quad-core processor, 2GB RAM with 16GB internal memory, 8 and 5 megapixel cameras both with LED flash, 2800 mAh battery, Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

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    $123.99

    Jessica Gardner
    Written on March 9, 2018
    "I was looking for a compact smartphone and the Moto E4 fits the bill. Decent price with good features."
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    #5Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)

    Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)

    The Samsung Galaxy J3 is a dual Sim GSM smartphone with 8Gb of internal storage and a very competitive price at the mid-range smartphones currency. 

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    Bobby Barnes
    Written on March 17, 2018
    "This is alright. I would probably want something more as far as storage. But this will get the job done."
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    #6Acer Liquid Jade Primo

    Acer Liquid Jade Primo

    Acer Liquid Jade Primo is a smartphone that has super fats Hexa-core 2GHz Snapdragon 808 Processor.  With a Full HD 1920x1080 resolution, all the images you capture is clear. It also has 32GB built-in memory. 

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    Jeremy Black
    Written on March 16, 2018
    "I love a smartphone that doesn't skimp on feature and the Acer Liquid Jade Primo totally fits the bill. The photos it produces are amazing--great for social media and look wonderful when printed at large sizes as well. Windows took a little getting used to, but once I did the phone was fast and easy at switching apps and processing anything I needed. Plus the small form factor means I don't have to carry a purse!"
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    #7Sansui U42

    Sansui U42

    Sansui U42 is an Android-based smartphone designed with a 4-inch capacitive touchscreen display. This mobile device comes equipped with a single core processor and a 3.2MP primary camera. It is powered by a 1,450 mAH battery.

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    $43.8

    Ruth Taylor
    Written on April 21, 2018
    "I like the Sansui Ua2 and its window phone like design. It makes it easier to me to get my information and be more productive on my phone. Also I like the battery because it lasts a good amount of time during the day before I have to recharge. It isn't a name brand phone but it does the job for what I need."
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    #8LG X charge

    LG X charge

    The LG X charge has a  5.5" HD Display. The 13MP camera will surely capture clear photos any time of the day. It also has long battery life with its 4,500 mAh embedded battery. 

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    Russell Simpson
    Written on March 13, 2018
    "Is has mostly positive reviews and seems to have good specifications, while staying smaller than 6 inches like most newer phones are. I would recommend this phone to people who are looking for a high quality camera, while also a long battery life."

Summary

Best What are the best compact smartphones
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Sony Xperia Z3 CompactElectronics 18 Paid
2iPhone SEElectronics 13 Paid
3Google Pixel 2Electronics 11 Paid
4Moto E4Electronics 9 Paid
5Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)Electronics 8 Paid
6Acer Liquid Jade PrimoElectronics 0 Paid
7Sansui U42Electronics 0 Paid
8LG X chargeElectronics 0 Paid
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