Budget roundup: the latest low-cost iPhones and Android phones

Photo by Asa Mathat / Recode Even if you’re trying to keep costs down, you’ll probably want to replace your old phone eventually. Whether it’s because the battery is no longer keeping a decent charge or because the operating system is no longer being updated, smartphones usually start losing their usefulness around their third year (or sometimes earlier). The best way you can figure out your next phone is to check out the reviews and use them to decide what features are most important to you, and balance that against the cost of the device. Here are some recent reviews of budget smartphones to help you make that choice. Read the summary, and click on the title to get the whole story. Google Pixel 4A GOOGLE PIXEL 4A REVIEW: BACK TO BASICS FOR... Continue reading…

Budget roundup: the latest low-cost iPhones and Android phones
Essential Phone Photo by Asa Mathat / Recode

Even if you’re trying to keep costs down, you’ll probably want to replace your old phone eventually. Whether it’s because the battery is no longer keeping a decent charge or because the operating system is no longer being updated, smartphones usually start losing their usefulness around their third year (or sometimes earlier).

The best way you can figure out your next phone is to check out the reviews and use them to decide what features are most important to you, and balance that against the cost of the device. Here are some recent reviews of budget smartphones to help you make that choice. Read the summary, and click on the title to get the whole story.

Google Pixel 4A

GOOGLE PIXEL 4A REVIEW: BACK TO BASICS FOR...

Continue reading…