Budget Smartphone Archive

Lumia 625, A 4G Budget Prepaid Smartphone for UK Consumers

Budget 4G smartphone models have a special place in the prepaid marketplace, since they can help subscribers to compensate the costly 4G LTE data plans. For only 1GB of monthly data, prepaid subscribers in the United Kingdom need to spend £26 and £41 per month for 2GB. These amounts of data are not nearly enough

Vodafone Smart Mini Black Review

The Vodafone Smart Mini Black is the carrier’s ultra budget device offering for the UK market. This tiny Android smartphone device comes in the usual black color. Like many basic smartphones in the market, the Smart Mini Black has numerous limitations, but it still delivers impressive value for the low price tag. The Smart Mini

Verizon Now Sells Prepaid LG Optimus Exceed

Verizon’s LG Optimus Exceed could be one of the best deals this week in the prepaid device market. It has recently been listed for sale at only £56 with free activation and shipping or a significant reduction from the regular £83 price. The budget smartphone offers 4-inch WVGA display, 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM,

Best Buy Sells T-Mobile’s LG Optimus L9

Best Buy recently lowered the price of LG Optimus L9 from £128  to £109 with free shipping. The decision is aimed to match Amazon’s pricing, which is also at £109 The Optimus L9 is a relatively capable budget smartphone with 4.5-inch qHD (540 x 960) display, 1GHz Cortex A9 dual-core processor, 4GB of onboard storage,

Cricket Wireless Will Soon Offer Samsung Galaxy Discover

Cricket Wireless recently announced updates to Muve Music and new device payment plans. Now, the company has also announced the arrival of a new budget smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Discover. The phone won’t wow anyone with its 3.5” display and 3Mp rear-facing camera. While the phone is clearly aimed for first-time smartphone users, it still

Boost Mobile’s ZTE Warp Sequent and HTC One SV Will Soon Get Android 4.1 Update

A digital newsletter for Boost Mobile dealers recently mentioned that users of ZTE Warp Sequent and HTC One SV will soon get the newer Jelly Bean (Android 4.1) OS update. The build will be delivered over the air, bringing smoother interface through Project Butter and timely information updates through Google Now. The Warp Sequent will