What are the best inexpensive phones?

asked by Wesley Masters
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    #1Nokia Lumia 635

    Nokia Lumia 635

    Nokia Lumia 635 is a smartphone that has lightning-fast 4G connectivity and a quad-core processor. It has 4.5" screen IPS LCD Display and 5 MP Camera. This Windows Phone features built-in many preinstalled apps for all you need.

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    Ralph Munoz
    Written on January 16, 2018
    "Nokia has been known for good-quality cheap phones for a long time, and Lumia 635 doesn't disappoint either. Personally, I don't like the OS and the looks of the phone, so I would much rather go with a cheap Samsung instead."
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    #2Jitterbug Flip

    Jitterbug Flip

    Jitterbug Flip is an easy-to-use smartphone, with a simple, organized menu with easy 'yes' and 'no' menu big buttons and a large screen make it easy to see. Also, contains a dedicated 5Star button immediately connects you to highly-trained agents for help in an emergency.

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    Humberto Rendón
    Written on February 5, 2018
    "I was looking for a cheap smartphone for my grandma and looked into Jitterbug Flip for a while. There're definitely better alternatives on the market. The phone is very very cheaply made and you can find a comparable Samsung for about the same price."
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    #3Jitterbug Smart

    Jitterbug Smart

    Jitterbug Smart is the simplest smartphone to use. Developed by GreatCall, provides a simple menu organized in a single list on one 4-inch display with large icons and text make it easy to navigate. You can capture and share pictures with a 5-megapixel camera. This device contains one touch of the 5Star button connects you to NAED-Certified Medical Alert Agents who are trained to provide help in a variety of situations.

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    Julia Freeman
    Written on January 26, 2018
    "Jitterbug Smart is a great option for people who want a very simple and inexpensive smart phone. It is especially good for older people, or people with limited dexterity. The screen is a very simple format, and there are even health apps built into the phone, including access to a medical alert system for emergencies. I got my grandmother a Jitterbug Smart. She loves it and it makes us feel more comfortable that she can stay in contact."
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    #4BLU Life One X

    BLU Life One X

    BLU Life One X is an Unlocked Dual SIM smartphone, 16GB internal memory and 2GB RAM and 5.2" full HD display with Corning Gorilla glass 3. Contains a 13-megapixel main camera with Phase Detection Autophocus and a 5-megapixel selfie unit with LED flash.



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    Matthew Brooks
    Written on April 14, 2018
    "I admit I was skeptical, but this phone pressed all the right buttons for me. I was looking for a relatively inexpensive smartphone to have as a backup in case of an emergency, and the BLU Life One X is perfect for that. It feels sturdy, and it should have plenty of power for whatever you need it to do."
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    #5Moto G5 Dual Sim

    Moto G5 Dual Sim

    The 5th generation of the Moto G is a mid-range price phone with all the features you expect on a premium phone: excellent screen, fingerprint reader, Android 7.0, dual-SIM tray, 13 MP camera and a battery of 2800mAh.

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    Michael Clark
    Written on November 19, 2017
    "The Moto G5 has all the fetures of a big flagship mobile but for a price that manageble. It has Dual Sim card slots. I didnt understand that at first and found that you could only use one card at a time with one card being a 2g connection. It is Open GSM so i can take it to what carrier i like most. Having the cpu and ram that it does makes it really responsiv. Not to mention the battery last ages and it has the latest OS."
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    #6Moto G5 Plus

    Moto G5 Plus
    Motorola (now a division of Lenovo) has set a new high-water mark for budget smartphones with the Moto G5 Plus, the latest offering in their widely acclaimed G series. Featuring a 12MP camera, splash resistant screen, fingerprint sensor and all-day battery life, now you don't have to choose between saving money and getting the features you need.
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    Carolyn Lewis
    Written on November 18, 2017
    "It's not necessarily an inexpensive phone. There are other phones sold that are much cheaper than this phone that can give you the same features. This phone is nice though. I like having the option of a removable battery for purposes of replacement. I can replace it rather than having the phone fixed or replaced. It's more convenient for me. There is enough memory on the phone for my needs so i'm happy with that. The phone felt slim which is also nice. I don't like a thick phone. It's easy to carry and store for when not in use. I also take a lot of pictures and the camera worked well for me as well. Overall, it's an affordable phone and one that suited my needs if you're looking for something simple with no bells and whistles. "
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    #7Samsung Galaxy Note 4

    Samsung Galaxy Note 4

    The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is an Android smartphone and is the fourth generation of Samsung's phablet,  with a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED QHD display, 1.9GHz octa-core processor or 2.7GHz quad-core processor (depending on region), 3GB RAM, 32GB internal memory, microSD slot expandable up to 64GB, 4G LTE cat. 6 connectivity, 16 Megapixel camera with optical image stabilization, autofocus & LED Flash and Front-Facing 3.7 Megapixel camera. Runs with Android v4.4.4 (KitKat).

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    Mary Du
    Written on January 22, 2018
    "This Samsung mobile is worthable for its price and quality. But its performance was not so good. The mobile does not have current updates if you are not an AT&T user. The device is also unlocked for international use."
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    #8iPhone 6

    iPhone 6

    Released on September 2014, the iPhone 6 is a smartphone manufactured by Apple equipped with a 4.7-inch screen, powered by a dual-core 1.4GHz processor, an 8-megapixel main camera. 

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    Joan Banks
    Written on November 12, 2017
    "The iphone is the answer to all problems. The bigger screen allows you to utilize the calendar easier so you never miss an appointment again. You want to take a killer selfie and make your ex jealous, this phone is the answer. The camera is the best in a phone so far and allows you to complete several edits. You will also never be late to work again as you can set alarms for every minute. The games are a much better resolution and the quick operating system allows you to beat your opponent. "

Summary

Best What are the best inexpensive phones
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Nokia Lumia 635Electronics 13 Paid
2Jitterbug FlipElectronics 10 Paid
3Jitterbug SmartElectronics 8 Paid
4BLU Life One XElectronics 7 Paid
5Moto G5 Dual SimElectronics 5 Paid
6Moto G5 PlusElectronics 4 Paid
7Samsung Galaxy Note 4Electronics 3 Paid
8iPhone 6Electronics 1 Paid
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