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Budget smartphone reviews

The latest Budget smartphone reviews at PC Advisor. Budget smartphone user reviews, ratings, buying advice and price comparison

  • Nokia Lumia 530 vs Motorola Moto E budget phone comparison

    As the best budget smartphones in the Windows and Android camps, we compare the Motorola Moto E and Nokia Lumia 530 spec for spec to see whether your money is better…

    £89 inc VAT

  • Nokia Lumia 530 vs 520 comparison review

    Take a look at the spec sheet and you might think the Lumia 530 is a reasonable upgrade to the popular 520. Look again, though, as we explain why you might be better…

    £90 inc VAT

  • ZTE Blade L2 super-budget smartphone review

    A quad-core smartphone with a 5in screen and 2000mAh battery sounds like an amazing deal at £89, but is all as it seems? Find out in our ZTE Blade L2 budget…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • ZTE Kis 3 review

    The ZTE Kis 3 is a smartphone which could be yours for less than £50. Read our review to find out if you should buy it though.

    £39 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Nokia Lumia 630 review and Lumia 635 review

    The Lumia 630 is the first Windows Phone 8.1 smartphone we've seen, and it appears a bargain at just £129. Here's our review of the Nokia Lumia 630.

    £129 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Motorola Moto G vs Nokia Lumia 530 comparison

    Nokia has announced the Lumia 530 which sets its sights on the Motorola Moto G. Can it become the best budget smartphone? Read our Moto G vs Lumia 530 to see how they…

    £90 inc VAT

  • Samsung Galaxy Fame review

    The Samsung Galaxy Fame is a very cheap budget Android smartphone. Here's our Galaxy Fame review.

    £145 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • EE Kestrel review

    EE's Kestrel, a rebranded Huawei handset, is the UK's cheapest 4G smartphone, available for £99 on PAYG (with a £10 top-up), or free on a £13.99/month contract with…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • ZTE Open C Firefox Phone review

    The ZTE Open C is a £60 smartphone aimed at those on a tight budget upgrading from a feature phone. It runs the new Firefox OS, based on HTML 5. Find out how it…

    £60 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Lumia 520 vs Motorola Moto E smartphone comparison review

    You can buy a good smartphone for £100 or less: choose between the Lumia 520 and the Moto E and you will get top class specs at a low, low price. But which is the…

    £89 inc VAT

  • Motorola Moto E review

    Motorola's newest smartphone costs just £89 so set a new bar for budget handsets. Read our Motorola Moto E review to find out more.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Motorola Moto G vs Motorola Moto E

    With just £60 between them, the Motorola Moto G and Motorola Moto E are two of the very best-value smartphones money can buy, but which should you choose? Here we…

    £89 inc VAT

  • Sony Xperia M review

    The Sony Xperia M is a bulky but stylish budget Android phone. Can this cheap smartphone compete with the best at the bottom of the market? Read our Sony Xperia M…

    £128 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Acer Liquid Z4 hands-on review

    Acer has launched two new budget smartphones, the Liquid E3 and Liquid Z4. Find out what we thought of the Liquid Z4 and how it compares to the excellent Motorola…

    £82 inc VAT

  • Firefox smartphone hands-on review

    A smartphone that costs $25 and works is a ridiculous idea, yet it is exactly what Firefox has managed to show off at MWC 2014. Here's our $25 Firefox smartphone review.

    £25 inc VAT

  • Nokia Lumia 520 review

    The Lumia 520 has been a hit for Nokia and Windows Phone. This sub-£100 budget smartphone offers good features and build, and is easy to use. Here's our updated Lumia…

    £103 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Nokia X Android smartphone hands-on review

    The Nokia X is the firm's first Android smartphone at it will launch at less than £100. Read our hands-on review of the Nokia X to see what Nokia has done to Android.

    £89 inc VAT

  • Nokia XL hands-on review

    The Nokia XL smartphone is a 5-inch device running a ridiculously customised version of Google Android. We spent some time with the new smartphone at MWC 2014, here's…

    £89 inc VAT

  • Asus ZenFone 4 hands-on review

    After attending the Asus press conference at CES 2014 we got to spend some time with the new budget Android smartphone. Read our Asus ZenFone 4 hands-on review to…

    £99 inc VAT

  • Nokia Asha 503 review

    The Nokia Asha 503 is a phone that runs its own OS and is aimed at the budget end of the smartphone market. Read our Nokia Asha 503 review to find out what it's like.

    £69 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

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