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Moto G22 is a budget phone with a 90 Hz display and 50MP camera

The Motorola G22 smartphone is hitting select markets in Europe for 170 Euros (about $185) and Motorola says it’s heading to additional regions including Latin America, the Middle East, and Asia in the coming weeks. While the phone is priced below $200, it has a few stand-out features including a 90 Hz display and NFC […]

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BLU G91 Max is a budget phone phone with 8GB RAM and wireless charging (but no 5G)

The BLU G91 Max is a budget smartphone with a few specs that you don’t typically find in low-cost models, including 8GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, and support for wireless charging. That’s not bad for a phone with a list price of $250 and which is currently on sale for $180. But some of […]

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OnePlus Nord N200 5G is official: Snapdragon 480 5G and a 90 Hz display for $240

As expected, OnePlus is bringing a new budget smartphone to North America. The OnePlus Nord N200 5G will be available starting June 25, 2021 for $240. For a budget phone, the OnePlus Nord N200 5G seems to have decent specs including 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage, and a 5,000 mAh battery. It also has […]

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OnePlus Nord N200 5G will be a budget phone with a 90 Hz display (leaks)

Over the years it’s been interesting to see fancy new features debut in high-end smartphone before eventually making their way to mid-range and budget devices. It looks like screens with high refresh rates are the latest example. The upcoming OnePlus Nord N200 5G is expected to sell for less than $250 and feature a 6.49 inch, […]

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HMD launches Nokia 5.4 mid-range phone for 189 Euros

HMD’s latest smartphone features a a 6.39 inch display, a 4,000 mAh battery, and features including NFC, four rear cameras, and a fingerprint reader. But with a starting price of  189 Euros (about $230), the Nokia 5.4 is more of a budget or mid-range phone than a premium handset. Digging into the specs makes that pretty […]

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Moto E7 budget smartphone hits Europe for €120

Motorola’s latest  low-cost smartphone packs a 4,000 mAh battery, 10W fast charging support, dual rear cameras, a fingerprint reader, and a headphone jack… illustrating that once-premium features are now readily available in low-cost phones. Most of the other specs for the new Moto E7 are a little less impressive though. The smartphone has a 6.5 inch, […]

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Motorola launches Moto G9/Moto G9 Play in Europe and India for $200 or less

Motorola’s latest budget smartphone in the Moto G lineup is here… and by here, I mean India and Europe. It’s unclear if or when the Moto G9 and/or Moto G9 Play will be available in other markets. But the company unveiled the Moto G9 in India today, and it will be available from FlipKart for ₹11,499 ($155) […]

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Nokia 2.3 is a budget phone with modern design, dated specs, low price

HMD is continuing to crank out Android smartphones at a variety of price points — and the latest model is a follow-up to the low-cost Nokia 2.2 that launched earlier this year. The new Nokia 2.3 has a bigger screen, a bigger battery, support for face unlock, and a lower starting price… but features the same […]

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HTC Wildfire X launches in India (isn’t actually made by HTC)

Taiwanese device maker HTC has largely become a shadow of its former self since selling most of its smartphone division to Google (and arguably for several years before that). So at first glance it might be a little surprising to see a new HTC smartphone launching in India this week. But as xda-developers points out, […]