Buying a budget smartphone under £150 is similar to snapping up a bargain bottle of wine. You may not expect much from a budget smartphone costing under £150 but just as a cheap bottle of wine can amaze you by tasting better than a bottle that has cost a whole lot more; several budget smartphones under £150 are stylish, well made and perform as well as more expensive smartphones due to being powered by the same processors.
Our selection of budget smartphones under £150 have many of the features found in flagship devices. The battery life on budget smartphones is on par with that on more expensive devices too. You can download your favourite apps and do just about everything you would do on smartphone costing over £500. So which budget smartphone under £150 is right for you?
OneTech Gadgets top 5 smartphones under £150
ASUS Zenphone 5: £144.99. 'Picks up even the weakest signal'
There's a lot of power packed into this slick gold android smartphone. The 5 inch screen is coated to resist dust and smudges and its Gorilla Glass 3 prevents scratching. The super-sensitive touch display makes this a fast device. A high retina display guarantees clarity and vivid colour. The ASUS Zenphone 5 is powered by an Intel Atom processor for excellent performance without draining the battery. The 64-bit memory makes the Zenphone 5 much faster than competing smartphones. The advanced antenna which enables this smartphone to pick up even a weak signal really sets this smartphone apart. This is a dual-SIM smartphone with built in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Bonus features are a 2MP selfie camera and an impressive 8MP rear camera.
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ViewSonic V500: £109.99. 'Powerful processor and 4G connectivity'
You get a lot for your money with this android smartphone, including a larger 5.5 inch screen for easy viewing. The ViewSonic V500 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. It boasts a 13MP rear camera and 2 MP selfie camera. The device has Wi-Fi and Bluetooth built in and supports 4G.
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Lenovo A516: £94.99. 'Loads of talk time from a small stylish smartphone'
For under £100 you get a trim and trendy smartphone in a choice of grey or white. Ideal if you want a small smartphone with a 4.5 inch display. This budget android smartphone has dual-SIM capability, built in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. There's plenty of talk time; up to 23 hours on 2G and around 14 hours on 3G. The A516 is superb for video chat and has a 5MP rear camera .You can extend the storage by 32 GB by utilising the micro SD card slot.
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Lenovo A889: £134.99 . 'Budget Smartphone with a six inch screen'
If you want a massive 6 inch screen in a slim and light android device this is the smartphone. Lenovo's A889 weighs just 192G and is a super slim 9mm. A great budget smartphone for watching videos and reading e-books. The A889 offers dual-SIM capability and benefits from a powerful quad core processor. You get built in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and 3G connectivity. An 8MP rear camera and selfie camera enable you to capture all your favourite moments.
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Lenovo A850: £114.99 ' Stylish and powerful'
A dual-SIM android smartphone with a 5.5 inch screen that has great battery life; up to 28 hours talk time on 2G and 14 hours on 3G. The A850 has a powerful quad core processor and a 5MP camera with auto focus and flash for great photos whatever the conditions.
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OneTech Gadgets guarantee that you get the best budget smartphones at amazingly low prices. For peace of mind when buying a budget smartphone choose a reputable UK retailer who provides good customer service and a full manufacturer's warranty.
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