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The Best Smartphones: What You Should Buy From $200 to Over $1,000
TechSpot's guide to the best smartphones is meant to highlight the stuff that matters, making it easier for you to buy the best device possible at your desired price point, from $200 to over $1,000.
The Best Smartphones You Can Buy, From $200 to $1,000+
TechSpot's guide to the best smartphones is meant to highlight the stuff that matters, making it easier for you to buy the best device possible at your desired price point.
Moto G7 costs less than $300, packs modern features and powerful hardware
Meet the new Moto G6 and Moto E5: Motorola's latest affordable smartphones
Motorola's budget-friendly Moto G5 and G5 Plus set to be unveiled at Mobile World Congress
Motorola Moto G4 Plus Review: An Enhanced Budget Phone
In the past we've had no trouble recommending the Moto G for those after a fantastic budget smartphone. In 2016, Motorola has expanded the Moto G line and the $250 Moto G4 Plus is the most fully featured of the bunch. It shares the same display, SoC and design with the basic Moto G4 but upgrades the camera and includes a fingerprint sensor.
Better Buy: Older flagship smartphones are better than current budget offerings
If you're in the market for a new phone and don't have a ton of money to spend, most companies would want you to look at their collection of mid-range and entry-level handsets. But that's not always the smartest move. If you know where to look, the flagship phones of yesteryear can provide considerably better hardware and value.
Which of the two would you rather hold?
Oppo F1 Smartphone Review: A budget contender to the Moto G
The Oppo F1 is loaded with a collection of very respectable hardware for its $200 price tag. Inside is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 SoC to power a 5.0-inch 720p display, all in a slim metal body. The cameras are billed as the stars of the show, alongside the 2.5D Gorilla Glass 4 that protects the display. But the question is, what don't you get given the cost of admission?
The Best Smartphones: Top phones you can buy these holidays
Updated The good news is that, despite the sheer number of options out there, smartphones have become so good that it's getting harder to pick something you will regret. But at the same time there are so many good options that picking the right one for you can be challenging. TechSpot is here to help.
Motorola Moto G (2015) Review: Still the best budget smartphone
After delivering the best budget smartphone in 2013 and 2014, Motorola is going for the hat trick with this year's Moto G. It still costs $180 and it still features great hardware for the price. One of the biggest updates to the 2015 Moto G is that it finally comes with 4G LTE connectivity as standard, thanks to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 410's integrated LTE modem. We're also seeing decent upgrades to the front and rear cameras, MotoMaker support, plus a water resistant design.
Android 5.0 Lollipop: Performance and battery life tested
Android 5.0 Lollipop tested in the Moto X, Moto G, LG G3 and Galaxy S5. We explore how updates to the core architecture in Android 5.0 have improved performance and battery life on existing handsets. Here's how it went down...
Motorola Moto G (2014) Review: Still the Budget Phone to Beat
The first-generation Moto G was a fantastic Android smartphone that cost just $179 unlocked and outright. It was Motorola's first major push into the entry-level market under the guidance of Google, and it was quite a successful one. The new 2014 model keeps the same low price point, packs a larger 5-inch display and addresses some of its predecessors shortcomings with a much improved camera and a microSD slot for expandable storage.