It’s easy to recommend the best smartphone if money is no object, but what if you’re on a budget?
There are smartphones costing less than $100 these days, but these are bottom-of-the-barrel products that offer a mediocre user experience. However, if you widen your budget slightly, you can potentially land yourself a gem. Let’s take a look at some of the options out there as of March 2017 (this article will be refreshed regularly, so be sure to check back!):
1. Xiaomi Redmi 4A – from $129
The Redmi 4A is a rather elegant looking phone, available in both Gold and Rose Gold variants. It’s encased in a metallic-looking plastic shell, but for the price, we can’t complain much.