Budget smartphone Reviews

  • The best kids' phones for 2017

    The best kids' phones for 2017

    They might be first-time users but kids have no qualms using tech, and they will love all the phones on our list

    26 Jul 2017

  • The best budget phones for 2017

    The best budget phones for 2017

    A tight budget might mean you need to lower your estimations on your next phone, but even the cheapest phones are worth a look

    25 Jul 2017

  • Elephone P8 Mini review

    Elephone P8 Mini review

    A true rival to the Moto G5 - and cheaper - we review the Elephone P8 Mini

    25 Jul 2017     Price from: £123

  • The best Chinese phones for 2017

    The best Chinese phones for 2017

    To get the ultimate value from a smartphone look to China, and benefit from flagship specs at mid-range prices

    25 Jul 2017

  • The best big phones for 2017

    The best big phones for 2017

    If you like your phones big and your screens large you're in the right place

    20 Jul 2017

  • Hands-on: Nokia 3 review

    Hands-on: Nokia 3 review

    Nokia's new Android phone is an all-rounder with a brilliant budget price tag

    12 Jul 2017     Price from: £119

  • Moto G5 review

    Moto G5 review

    We've reviewed with the latest in the Moto G-series - and it might be our favourite yet

    11 Jul 2017     Price from: £169     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Nokia 3310 review

    Nokia 3310 review

    Forget Nokia's new Android smartphones, the 3310 is the company's 2017 highlight

    05 Jun 2017     Price from: £49     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus review

    Wileyfox Swift 2 Plus review

    This affordable smartphone could fool your friends with its flagship design

    30 May 2017     Price from: £189     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • UMIDIGI C Note review

    UMIDIGI C Note review

    A budget Android phone with a premium design

    10 May 2017     Price from: £106     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Ulefone Armor review

    Ulefone Armor review

    Able to withstand water, dust, shock and extreme temperatures, the Ulefone Armor is as tough as it looks

    08 May 2017     Price from: £122     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X review

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X review

    This budget phablet from Xiaomi looks very familiar

    08 May 2017     Price from: £165     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • The best Windows phones for 2017

    The best Windows phones for 2017

    Windows might hold a tiny share of the smartphone market, but the phones on which it runs are well worth a look

    07 Apr 2017

  • Ulefone Gemini review

    Ulefone Gemini review

    A budget 5.5in dual camera smartphone, but can it compete in the UK market?

    21 Mar 2017     Price from: £131     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Fastest phone 2017 UK: What's the fastest phone?

    Fastest phone 2017 UK: What's the fastest phone?

    Want the best phone? We compare benchmarks to see which is the fastest phone, and which is the best phone for games

    04 Jan 2017

  • Vernee Mars review

    Vernee Mars review

    Another budget Android offering from Vernee, the Mars places build quality above all else

    24 Nov 2016     Price from: £198     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Motorola Moto G4 2016 review

    Motorola Moto G4 2016 review

    Bigger, better and a little more expensive

    18 Nov 2016     Price from: £169     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Vernee Apollo Lite review

    Vernee Apollo Lite review

    It's a new brand to us, but Vernee's Apollo Lite is a decent budget smartphone and a promise of good things to come

    15 Nov 2016     Price from: £160     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • IMO S budget smartphone review

    IMO S budget smartphone review

    The IMO S is a budget smartphone exclusive to Virgin Media. Is it worth considering?

    20 Sep 2016     Price from: £99     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

  • Bush Spira E3X Argos phone review

    Bush Spira E3X Argos phone review

    Software, battery life and camera options are as good as you get without shelling out for a £700 phone. A good, cheap smartphone

    14 Sep 2016     Price from: £199     ratingsratingsratingsratingsratings

Elsewhere on IDG sites

AMD Ryzen news - release date, UK price, features and specifications

The pulp art of 80s computer game magazine covers

Best value Mac: Which is the best £1249 Mac to buy

Comment faire des captures d’écran sous Windows 10 ?