Best budget mobile phones

By Ashwin Nair | Published on 25 Nov 2020
Best budget mobile phones
Best budget mobile phones

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Gone are the days when one had to spend a pretty penny just to get a smartphone with decent specs. Now, with so many brands in the market, it’s quite simple to find a device that doesn’t just offer useful features but is also budget-friendly. If you’re looking for something similar, browse through the products we’ve listed below as we’re sure they’ll fit the bill perfectly. Note that these products have been curated based on their availability on Amazon, as well as their listed features.

Redmi 9 Prime

The Redmi 9 Prime is a budget-friendly smartphone with a 6.53-inch screen. You should be able to enjoy watching videos and movies on this phone thanks to the 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution, 394 PPI pixel density and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. In terms of storage, this phone has a 64GB internal memory, expandable up to 512GB, with the help of a memory card. It also has a 4GB RAM to ensure that the smartphone’s operations are smooth. One of the highlights of this smartphone is the 5020mAh battery capacity with 18W charging support, which should last a fair chunk of your day under optimal use. The Redmi 9 Prime has a 2.0 GHz Mediatek Helio G80 octa-core chipset and runs on the Android 10 OS. Finally, it also has a 13MP quad-camera along with an 8MP front camera for all your photography needs.

Samsung M01s

The Samsung M01s is a budget-friendly smartphone that sports a dual-camera setup at the back. The combination of 12MP main camera and 2MP depth camera should enable you to click decent pictures in different modes, especially in portrait mode. In the front, it has an 8MP camera that should give good results while you click selfies. It has a 6.2-inch Infinity-V display that supports 16 million colours, which should enable you to enjoy an excellent video-watching experience. The design of the display is such that it makes the smartphone a sleek one, which should enable you to hold it easily. Interestingly, even with the sleek body, it sports a big 4000mAh battery under the hood. It should deliver a day’s battery life on a single charge under optimal conditions, as per company claims.

Redmi 9A

If you are looking for a budget smartphone that has a large display, then the Redmi 9A is a good option to consider as it sports a 6.53-inch HD+ display, which should deliver a decent visual output. Moreover, the 20:9 aspect ratio that the display follows should make it ideal for watching videos. Another impressive feature of this smartphone is the big battery of 5000mAh. You can expect at least a day’s battery life on a single charge under optimal use with this device. It comes with a 10W charger, which should enable you to charge the big brick quickly. You can expect a decently smooth user experience from this smartphone, as it runs on a reliable Mediatek Helio G25 octa-core processor.

Samsung Galaxy M11

The Samsung Galaxy M11 is a good option for people who like to watch videos on their phone, as it comes with a 6.4-inch screen with an infinity-O display and a 720 x 1520 pixels resolution. It has an overall decent camera system, with a 3MP (F1.8) main camera + 5MP (F2.2) ultra-wide camera + 2MP (F2.4) depth rear camera along with an 8MP front camera. This smartphone offers a 32GB storage space that can be expanded to 512GB with a memory card. It also has 3GB RAM. It runs on the Android 10 OS and has a Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor to ensure decent performance. Finally, the Samsung Galaxy M11 also has a 5000mAh battery to help you enjoy your device for long hours.

Ashwin Nair

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