You honestly want to change your smartphone due to some reasons, i guess maybe for better performance, long lasting battery or even for quality pictures via selfies, your budget ranges from $100 to $150, with the large number of smartphones being developed over the past few months, its kind of hard to be decisive on what to buy, in today’s articles, I’ll be listing some of the best smartphones you can buy under $150, and am sure after reading this, you won’t be confused on what to buy.

Before i begin listing out these smartphones, I’ve listed out some of the best gaming laptops you can buy in 2018, and if your budget isn’t that much like what you saw, then I’ll recommend you check out other best gaming laptops you can buy under $1000, as cheaper as they might be, these laptops will give you the fun you want if you’re an hardcore gamer.

The best smartphones you can buy under $150 will be listed below with their respective specifications, so take your time to check and read about them.

Best Smartphones You Can Buy Under $150

1.Mi Redmi 5A Prime

Priced under $120-$130, mi redmi 5a prime is one of the smartphones you’ll want to buy, everything about this device makes me love it, and of course it’s a smartphone am currently using and i can tell how awesome it is, redmi 5a prime looks more advanced, maybe I’ll say a premium variant to the normal redmi note 5a, with its 3080 mah battery, i can assure you you’ll enjoy nonstop usage for at least 6 to 8 hours, depending on the activities you run on it, this device comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 Octa-core CPU, 3GB Ram and a superb 32GB Rom which also allows 64-128 external sd card,  it runs on Android Nougat 7.0 and comes with MIUI 9.0, a stunning 13MP Rear Camera and 16MP Front Camera and also 4G Lte chip, this phone is really nice and you’ll love everything about it, you can buy it on either aliexpress or amazon.

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2. Motorola Moto G5

Already on sale for 1 year, already getting enough customers and also seeing as one of the good smartphone to spend on, motorola moto G5 is definitely one of a kind and everything amount this device looks amazing to me, this device comes with 1.4GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 CPU with 2GB/3GB RAM, android 7.0 nougat, fingerprint sensor and also  removable battery with 2800 mah, it charges faster, and for the selfie aspect, motorola moto G5 has a 5MP front camera and a 13MP rear camera, 4G lte availability and a 5.0 inch display, this phone doesn’t cost much as you can get it for $146 on amazon and could be less cheaper on aliexpress.

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3. Motorola Moto E4 Plus

Moto E4 plus offers more battery life for those who fancy longer battery duration, priced at $138, this device offers  a whopping 5000mah battery, also running on 1.3GHz quad-core Mediatek MT6737 CPU with 3GB RAM, android 7.1.1 nougat, 2GB ram and 16GB rom,13MP Rear Camera and 5MP Front Camera with a lot of sharpness for any picture you take on it, moto e4 plus is 4G lte enabled device with an amazing download speed of 150mbps, it has a finger print sensor which is at the front, beneath the screen, this device is suitable for anything you want to use it for and of course the screen ratio is 5.5 inches, it’s obvious a smartphone like this is worth spending on, so don’t waste time and buy only from amazon.

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Leagoo products might not be popular around the blocks, but believe me they’re beginning to gain popularity in different countries, they’re have been positive reviews about their devices, and  one kf their newly released device in 2018 called Leagoo T5 is worth buying, this is a premium smartphone you don’t need to look for huge amount of money to buy, even at the cheapest rate, it has some specs which you’ll really fancy, leagoo t5 comes up with Octa-core MediaTek MT6750T CPU with 3GB RAM, 64Gb built in storage, Dual 13Mp + 5Mp front and rear camera, it has 300mah non removable li-pro battery, 4G Lte and a finger print sensor, funny enough this phone costs just $130, but also around $152 if you’re buying from amazon.

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5. Honor 6A

honor 6A is another awesome device with an affordable price, its design and specs might make you think its expensive, but I can tell you its not, the price goes out of the $150 at times cause the price isn’t as constant as others, it looks more cheaper on aliexpress and the price ranges from $114 – $172, but nevertheless it worth buying, honor 6A comes with a 5 inch display, Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 CPU with 2GB / 3GB RAM, Android nougat 7.0 and EMUI 5.1, 16GB / 32GB built-in Storage, up to 256GB microSD card, 13MP Rear Camera and 5MP Front Camera, 4G LTE Data, Fingerprint Scanner (Rear), 3020 mAh Li-ion Battery, this device is worth spending on as it can offer you anything you want from a smartphone.

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6. Gionee A1 Lite

Gionee A1 lite is the perfect smartphone for any selfie enthusiast, it’s rare to see devices with this magnitude of specifications comes for cheap price, you’ll have every reason to love this device, with its 20 megapixel selfie camera,  don’t think one will have issues with taking pictures, and of course it has a 5.3 inch display suitable for watching movies, it has a 3GB ram and also a 1.3ghz octa-core processor, running on Nougat 7.0 and also a 4000mah li-on battery,  it’s a 4G lte enabled device and it also has a finger print sensor at the rear side, this device is cheaper than its specifications but it worth taking a shot for and the best place you can get this device is on aliexpress.

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7. Elephone P8 Mini

Elephone p8 mini is a device with simplicity, it’s one of the new comers in the smartphone world, after much research and lots of youtube streaming, I’ve realized this device is worth buying, with its 4GB/64GB ram and rom, anyone who fancies much speed and more storage space won’t waste time in getting this phone, it has a 5.0 inch display and run on nougat 7.0, an octa-core mediatek processor and a dual 13MP + 2MP rear camera and a 16MP front camera, it is 4G Lte enabled device and also comes with a rear finger print sensor, the only flaw one could definitely feel bad about this device is its battery capacity as it only comes with a 2,860mah non removable li-on battery, but overall specifications of this device will want to make you buy it, it’s a good device.

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8. Oukitel U18 FHD

Just like elephone, oukitel products are one of the new rising big names in the smartphone industry, and if you’re a fan of long lasting battery capacity, big storage to keep your files and enough ram to do multitasking, I’ll recommend Oukitel U18 FHD as it’s one of the powerful smartphones that ranges from $140 – $170, i love everything about this device and even though i don’t use it, but the specifications are good enough for someone to like it,  oukitel u18fhd comes with 1.5ghz octa-core mediatek processor,  a 4GB ram and a 64GB rom, it has a 4000mah battery and runs on android 7.0 nougat, it has a 5.85 inch display and a 13MP  + 16MP cameras, it has a fingerprint sensor and also run on 4G lte, honestly it worth buying and you could get it very cheap on aliexpress and other online stores.

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9. Asus Zenfone 3 Max

Asus are known for amazing creation of gaming laptops and normal laptops, wonder what their smartphones will look like, their specifications and what they can offer, asus zenfone max 3 is an example of having a smartphone that does mostly anything you want, comes for a cheap price though, but the specifications are awesome and the long lasting battery is what makes it customers favourite, asus zenfone max 3 comes with 4100mah battery which will last for both work and play, it runs on a quad-core processor with a 2GB ram and a 16GB rom, a 5.2inch display, 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera, no finger print sensor but supports 4G Lte network for fast internet, this phone is really cheap and you can get it on amazon and other online stores.

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10. ZTE ZMAX 2

Last but not the least, zte zmax 2 seems to be the cheapest on the list, quite a good phone too and if you’re looking for a good smartphone with a low budget, I’ll recommend this device, mot for the fact that it is cheap, but it also as good specifications just like the other ones I’ve listed, this device comes with a 5.50 inch display, powered by 1.2ghz quad-core  processor and  a 2GB ram, storage isn’t quite an issue  because it has a storage capacity of 16Gb and you can also use external storage of 32GB – 64GB, it has a 3000mah battery and 8MP – 2MP front and rear camera, its a nice device and you can make make pre-order for it on amazon, it’s currently not in-stock at the moment but will be as from june 5.

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Final Words

These are the best smartphones you can get if you’re targeting a budget that ranges from $150 and below, although there are lots of smartphones out there, I’ll make sure to add more after running a background check on other brands, but before then I’m sure you’ll find your choice from the one’s I’ve listed already and if you have a suggestion for us, feel free to use the comment box and I’ll add whatever name you bring to the list here, hope you like the article, don’t forget to share with friend’s.



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