Vodafone has unveiled a £50 pay-as-you-go phone called the Smart Speed 6. We detail the Vodafone Smart Speed 6 UK release date, price and specification. Also see: Best budget phones 2015.

Vodafone Smart Speed 6 UK release date: When is the Vodafone Smart Speed 6 coming out?

The Vodafone Smart Speed 6 is available now from Vodafone's online store, or you can call into one of its UK shops to pick up the new phone.

Vodafone Smart Speed 6 UK price: How much does the Vodafone Smart Speed 6 cost?

The Smart Speed 6 costs a tiny £50 on Vodafone's pay-as-you-go network. Bear in mind that if you don't already have a Vodafone SIM you'll need to factor in the cost of one of its Big Value Bundles (from £10).

The Smart Speed 6 accepts a Micro-SIM, so if you have a full-size or Nano-SIM you'll also need to request a new SIM from Vodafone. See all phone reviews.

Vodafone Smart Speed 6 specification: What to expect from the Vodafone Smart Speed 6

Gone are the days when you have to spend a lot of money on a smartphone to get the latest features, such as 4G connectivity and the latest software. The Vodafone Smart Speed 6 operates on Vodafone's 4G network, and comes preinstalled with Android 5.1 Lollipop.

With a 4.5in 640x480-pixel touchscreen the Vodafone Smart Speed 6 is a compact device, measuring 132.2x65.1x9.9mm and weighing 146g. It comes in Aluminium Silver or Anthracite colour options.

Inside is a 1.1GHz MediaTek MTK6735M quad-core processor, which is paired with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of storage, with support for microSD.

There's also a 5Mp camera with LED flash at the back and 2Mp at the front.

Vodafone Smart Speed 6 in pictures

Vodafone Smart Speed 6 in pictures

Vodafone Smart Speed 6 in pictures

Vodafone Smart Speed 6 in pictures

Keep your eyes peeled for our Vodafone Smart Speed 6 review.

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