Here are the top five budget smartphones you should consider buying in 2018. Knowing full well that the year is going to an end, there are still a few smartphones unveiling expected for the rest of the year but at this point in time, we bring you the top major five that you can purchase and surely satisfy your needs.
Please note that these smartphones are brought to you based on their quality. Okay, here we go!
Samsung Galaxy A8+
This Samsung smartphone is a real sensation, starting from the camera quality and up to its overall performance. Samsung Galaxy A8+ boasts a great body design, having colors such as black and gold. This smartphone is water resistant.
There is a 6-inch screen to the front where the resolution is 2220 x 1080 pixels which is one of the biggest highlights of this smartphone. Its dual selfie cameras of 16 MP + 8 MP will make selfies lovers ache for it any day. At the middle rear, you can find a 16 MP camera as well.
Samsung Galaxy A8+ packs 64GB of internal storage with 6GB of RAM. The Octa-core processor guarantees smooth experience. The smartphone device supports a microSD card of up to 256GB. You are fully covered when it comes to storing photos, files, and apps.
Asus Zenfone 5
The Zenfone 5 since its release has quickly established itself as one of the best options in the smartphone market. Users are constantly purchasing it. This mobile device is available in two color editions from which buyers can choose. These are the midnight blue and the meteor silver. Both of these look and perform magnificently.
Zenfone 5 has smooth rounded off edges, a large 6.2-inch screen which occupies a large portion of the front. At the top center, there is 8 MP camera, while at the rear there is dual 12 MP cameras. Users have claimed that all three of them can produce quality pictures.
Other features that make Asus Zenfone 5 smartphone good are the fingerprint reader, 64GB internal storage, 4GB of RAM, Snapdragon 636 chipset from Qualcomm to enable very fast performance, and more.
This device combines a beautiful design with powerful hardware. There is the amazing camera quality which doesn’t require anyone to spend a fortune. This smartphone is slim, has rounded edges and comes in 6-inch screen at the front. When you see it from a short distance, it looks beautiful.
At the top front, a 13 MP camera sits. Flip the device over and look at the top left corner to see dual 20 MP + 16 MP cameras that make your photos come out stunning. The fingerprint scanner is position at the front bottom.
The screen has 1080 x 2160 pixels resolution with an aspect ratio of 18 to 9. The hardware for Honor View10 consists of Octa-core processor, a Hisilicon Kirin 970. It has 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. This enables the installation of many apps and files. Multiple files and apps can run in the background without stressing the smartphone.
This smartphone operates on the Android 8.1 Oreo platform and is a very good option for gaming. Battery life is good too.
Huawei P10 is actually the one people call the king of the midrange due to the high sales associated with it. The P10 comes in a well-built aluminum body. You can be sure of protection from light rain and everyday usage. Say goodbye to boring passwords and use the fingerprint reader found at the bottom of the device.
To the front of the smartphone, you’ve got the 8 MP selfies camera and at the rear, there is the dual camera of 20 MP + 12 MP camera. This means you have three cameras with an impressive performance.
In terms of connectivity, you can get up to 256GB of space through the microSD card and it makes use of dual SIM cards. The P10 is powered by Octa-core Kirin 960 processor and runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The smartphone is known for fast performance.
Huawei Mate 10
Huawei smartphone still clinches this number again. Mate 10 is regarded as a classy smartphone that has a durable battery, unique design, and an impressive hardware to enhance your multi-tasking ability. This smartphone is protected on both sides by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
There are three cameras. The front camera for selfies is 8 MP while the dual rear cameras are 20 MP + 12 MP respectively. The phone has a flashlight and fingerprint scanner strategically positioned. There is amazing sound from the loudspeaker of this phone.
Huawei Mate 10 comes with a 6-inch display screen of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The screen also has HDR 10 support. The hardware comes in 6GB RAM, 128GB internal storage. Run multiple apps on the background without noticing any change in performance.
With all these analyses, you must have seen the different phones which are in the midrange that you can choose from. Remember; at most times you choose quality over price. Here, the Samsung Galaxy A8+ wins and you can be sure to get the best from not just the Samsung but all the other phones listed above.