5 smartphones that won't break the bank

Cell phones are a part of life today, but boy can they get pricey. Some cost upwards of $800! (Source: 123rf.com)

Cell phones are a part of life today, but boy can they get pricey. Some cost upwards of $800!

We found some smartphone with all the bells and whistles without breaking the bank. Email, social media, pictures and video, it is all included in these affordable smartphones.

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iPhone SE

If you are a fan of Apple products, be sure to check out the iPhone SE. This phone has everything you want in an iPhone at a fraction of the cost of some of their more popular products. At around $150, this phone gives you great speed, amazing quality a 12-megapixel camera which will produce some awesome photos. It's very easy to use and works well with other Apple products.

Moto G6

Next is the Moto G 6 smartphone. This phone looks and feels like a high-end smartphone, but without the price tag. The display is bright it comes with a 5.7-inch screen. Motorola says you can get through a full day on a single charge. It also has an 8-megapixel camera to capture special moments with the kids and pets This phone runs around $240.

Nokia 6.1

Nokia is out with the 6.1 smartphone. This sleek design brings a large screen for high def video viewing. It’s fast, well built and costs around $250. The one issue with this smartphone though is that it’s only available on a few wireless carriers like aAT&T and T-Mobile.

LG Q6

LG makes everything from TV's to washing machines, but they also are in the smartphone game. LG has the Q6. This phone has a large screen great for multimedia viewing. It has a powerful 13-megapixel camera but lacks some tech tools like a fingerprint sensor. This phone runs around $200. It’s not the fastest phone out there but will fit the bill for a basic smartphone.

Honor 7x

Last we have the Honor 7x. This is a good buy coming in at around 200 or less. This phone comes in various colors, which is a plus if you like to mix it up. It has an all-metal case and is built well. It has a curved glass screen and for the price offers a large LCD screen. The one downside is that some users complained it is a bit sluggish at times.

Check out this list from Techradar and Wired more affordable smartphones!

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